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This summer I am traveling east,and hope to be on the Right coast by late August and September and would also like to visit any friends and Family on the way,so please let me know if you have time to hang out and compare our notes on Life!
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The Art of Creative Recycling
434 Produced / 422 SOLD!
Making 1 of a kind boxes since May 28th 2013
Made from Damaged,(sometimes water stained,torn,or cover-less,may have had missing centers or pages) Comics,Magazines,Wrapping Paper,& other Misc. Vintage Paper taped (@first), now using Mod Podge to decoupage onto Various sized wood boxes,wine,Jam or file boxes but mostly cigar boxes.I have had these damaged comics,magazines,ect. for years not knowing what to do with them but unwilling to recycle or throw them away.Once a book is missing pages or it's cover it is not possible to resale even if it is a very valuable book.
Started on May 28th 2013 this series of Dated, Numbered,Signed Stashit! boxes will continue into other Forms & Mediums recycled or new.
These fine Establishments helped greatly in the encouragement,Production,& selling of this unique product line.Thank You so much for all the assistance,my Stashit boxes could not be made without you!
-CIGARS & MORE in San Carlos,Ca -Ronnie the owner in addition to being very supportive offers me bang up deals on quality boxes-(approx.80 boxes) has also traded me many boxes i've made in exchange for more beautiful boxes.
-CIGAR STOP in Seattle -currently selling 2-Stashit! boxes- I Can't Thank the Lovely Nita,no longer there:(- enough for her support & kind assistance when was in Seattle. TY, Sister!
-City Smoke SF for stocking my up w/AAA cigar boxes & buying a few #stashitboxes to add some of that comic first class look.Talk to Majeb boss man in the Know of this well balanced full service smoking establishment.With the dope Rat Fink painted on the facade out front!
-The COMICS DUNGEON in Seattle-Donated 8-comics-TY!
-FREMONT CIGAR in Fremont,Seattle Winner for the Heart of Gold award for 2014 is Little John who works here for Adil & helped greatly with Displaying my boxes for sale & all around good peeps--Fine Folks Indeed!
-Golden Frog Press/Vince Owner/Mngr TY my friend,providing damaged valuable comics & buying,selling #stashitboxes has helped the production line of my quirky 1of a da-kinds to provide the community of comic lovers everywhere.Ck out his New comic:Tales of the Drive thru Bud #1-#4 & Stoner comics soon to be classics.
-the Hemp Center of San Francisco is a home away from home while in town w/chill locals new & old & a great group of helpful staff available to assist your wants.I want to Thank Terumi,Scott,Shane & crew for all your support & kindness.
-Liberty Cigars in San Diego top dog in cigar shops in soCal w/best deals on quality cigar boxes that i have encountered. And the largest,most amazing man cave i have ever visited that wasn't a pot club. Has many rooms,front patio seating,2-big flat sceen tv's,ongoing poker game,w/indeed the largest assortment in cigars anywhere
- Wine World & Spirits in Seattle for kickin' in a few free boxes,TY & 4 the Wine.
STASHIT! Boxes are:
-1 of A Kind
-Each Box Numbered#,Dated,Signed by me-AK- Allen Kizziah
-#1 Thru #16 were Tapped with packing tape to Paper boxes & hard paper from Michael's art supplies
-#17-to Current are decoupaged with Mod Podge -a non toxic coating on Wood boxes & mostly Wood Cigar Boxes w/Clasps,also vinyl boxes,large wine crates & more...
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-Etsy store: stashitboxes-Being there are 59,000 boxes posted here I do not currently have boxes available on this site
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-Shipping is usually $7.00 to $10.00 in the USA unless box is extra heavy-please inquire
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Below is a current listing of Boxes in Stock here, then what is in retail Stores or in my Etsy store-stashitboxes. Below that is a list of SOLD boxes,i note who bought them & where the boxes now reside whenever possible.
If your box is listed but not your name & City,town or State-can you please send me an email w/pic of box or message w/info? TY!!
~Stashit! Boxes Around the World~
In @ least 28 States/ & Districts in the USA :
~And in these 15 Wonderful countries: (...and maybe more have gone to other countries)
& may be in :
& the Ukraine
Some of the inventory listed below is still available but not yet moved to the SOLD listings
i update what I sell and what I make ASAP so the above date will usually match what boxes you may purchase
but Please confirm by emailing me firstname.lastname@example.org
#222 is a Dr.KillDare #7 from 1963 TV & Dell comics Photo cover that was cut & incomplete on a My Father wood Cigar box (9X7-1/2X2deep) has a rounded beveled edge,hinged top,w/front clasp to close.
this is what they call supporting the community. Until the community comes together collectively to change this policy they will continue to keep us undesirables all away. The sad fact is that this is what most of they're customers want.
#257 is a MmmMillie the Model # 8,1969 full cover from Marvel Comics on a large cigar box w/hinged top i put a chain on the inside for added support to the top.
#300 is a Marvel Super Action #2,1977 Starring Captain America reprinting issue #101 Lee & Kirby full cover & all pages except 2 from 1967 all inside & out on a large Marianna Wine pine wood case (13X11-1/2X8deep) 2011 Pozzan Reserve,Napa Valley w/slide off top.
#343 is a Ad combo with "How's your E-Q?"Public service page on top,1957 AMF Roadmaster bike ad on back,Foom,Palisades,& more inside
#350 is mAd #39,1958 with Wally Wood,Don Martin,Woodbridge,Berg & more with many features from this issue on a Midleton Irish Whiskey box (please watch the video @ alscomics&books on facebook) includes a 10 page HC booklet pirated into a mAd stamp book also from this issue has a magnetic closure top and magnetic bottle holder inside that can pull out along w/circular tray that could hold a bottle which is detailed w/crap player tips,& gags.outside box has 4-typewriter key boards completely detailed & raised,wrapped around box. 2-days spent working on this large heavy over 12'X5X5 Solid Treasure Art box
#352 is a large Bongs Away! top loader oblong box w/hinged top & front loop clasp to close.has a combination of various graphics from comics & High times photos from #5 1976. Good for holding glass items safely 13 deep X5X5.
gifted to Lightning Raven for helping me out of a slight hic up on the road from the Rainbow Gathering in the Black Hills of South Dakota,TY!
#359 is a Fantastic Four #25 box 3 of 3 on a Onyx small square cigar box w-hinged top double front clasps with the conclusion to this classic.
#363 is a Super Goof full cover & most of the story on a small Best seller cigar box w/hinged top,front clasp & chain added inside to top.
#366 is a Jughead #175,1969 w/2-short stories on a large square nat Cicco Cuban Legends /Toro,Nicaragua Cigar box w/chain inside top to side.
#368 is a Action Comics #421,1975 full cover & partial story w/Superman on a large square cigar box w/chained cuff link to pull open & chain added inside to add support to top.
#372 is a Felix the Cat with Tee Vee serial cover & inside "Bull Dozed" story with 4-inside panels that pull out for more art & story on a all wood my Father Cigar box 9x6x2deep
#374 is Captain America & the Falcon head to head w/the Red Skull from #213,1977 full cover & partial story on a Cohiba Nicaragua solid all wood,front rounded, cigar box w/false bottom pull out that's hiding more art & story.
#376 is from Famous Monsters w/black & white Horror pics The Devil's Bride,Voodoo,some Harryhausen,Dracula,Jack Davis Frankenstein Ad on side of blood red plastic rounded side holders,plus chain added inside top.9x6-1/2x3-1/2deep
#377 is a Monte Hale western #47,1950 "Earthquake City" & some smoking Gabby Hayes panels on a Monte/Monte Cristo modern classic cigar box w/pull out flap inside front that flips forward ,hinged top & black felt material bottom.
#378 is a Fantastic Four #26 (box 2) reprint w/Avengers,Hulk on a Upman square cigar box w/chain inside top for added support.
#379 Legion of Super Heroes #203,1974 w/Superboy in "Remote control massacre" on a Romeo Y Julieta/Reserva Real cigar box (7-1/2X7-1/2X3deep) & has chain added inside for top support.
#380 is a Where Monsters Dwell #22,1977 "I Found the Girl in the Blue Glass Bottle!" reprint from 1960 Marvel Comics on a Hoyo de Monterrey Excalibur cigar box w/hinged top & front clasp to close.
#381 is a Little Archie in Animal land #17,1957 "Animal Ark" & Animals in Action plus a Possum story inside a small 6X5X4deep Galileo Lung Filler cigar box w/4 pull out side panels inside.
#382 is a Combo/Random/Panelness in color & b/w cutouts in Graphic Gauntlet Goldberg Grandness every image somehow effected & effecting by & to everything else...Somehow? on a Jose Cuervo Tequilla tokillya big 12X4-3/4X4-1/2deep solid pre-color-designed box in blue.white,black,red lines & red spots pattern w/slide off top.
#383 is a Young Hawk story"A Friend Indeed" from a Lone Ranger #46 coverless copy on a Hoyo de Excalibur wood cigar box w/hinged top & front clasp to close.
sold to Ricky from Mn
#384 is a Thor #238,1975 (box 2) "Night of the troll" on a Romeo Y Julieta square ciger box w/chain inside to add support to top.
#385 is a Captain America #180,,1974 "The coming of the Nomad" full cover & pgs in/on a Hoyo de Monterrey Excalibur wood cigar box w/hinged top & front clasp to close.
#386 is a Tales of the Unexpected #22,1958 "Water was my Enemy" on a medium sized square cigar box w/chain added inside to top.
#387 is another tales of the Unexpected #22,1958 "The Man from Robot Island" on a small Arturo Fuente square wood cigar box w-4 inside panels that pull out for more art/story w/hinged top & front clasp to close.
#388 is a Story from True Comics,1946 "Buried Treasure" on a small wood cigar box w/hinged top & front clasp to close.
#389 is a Western Comics Monte Hale story on a cigar box w/chain added inside to top.
#390 is a HellBoy story from the 2014 sampler "The Ghoul" on a Cohiba wood painted black cigar box w/hinged top,Front clasp & i added a black chain inside to top.
#391 is a Mr. Natural by Robert Crumb on a vintage small cigar box I made for Mike13 the coolest ex trucker,motorcycle riding pal I have had the fortune to meet on this years #stashitboxes tour! The box is in a happy home in Rapid city South Dakota with his very sweet wife,Julia. I also made them 4 memory urn boxes of their dog family loved ones that had gone onto the next level.
#392 is a Fantastic Four#88 on a large cigar box 1of 3 from this classic Lee&Kirby cover less copy made and sold in Rapid City,SD to my pal Sirius who also bought 2 other boxes
#393 is a Fantastic Four #88 box 2of 3 from this issue on a all wood cigar box
sold in art alley in Rapid City,SD to Sophia who lives in Mississippi,the 27th Stashitbox state,TY!
#394 is a Fantastic Four #88 box 3 of 3 from this issue with the Moleman on a small flat wood cigar box w/pinned top
#395 is a Superman #229,1971 "Ex-Superman" on a Arturo Fuente square cigar box w/added chain inside.
I made this for Steve who asked me to made this for his daughter,Ashley in Rapid City,S.D.
#396 is a Supergirl on a large flat cigar box w/chain added inside.sold to Sirius in Rapid city who will gift this to his daughter Nevaeh.
#397 is a Superman#229,1971 "Clark Kent Assassin" on a Macanudo cigar box w/added chain & sold on the same day it was made to Margo who will gift this to her pop in Rapid City,South Dakota
made 6/18/'15 sold
#398 is a Mr. natural,Cave Wimp,Doonesbury,Dilbert on a small vintage cigar box w/chain added to support the top and made on request for my pal Mike13in Rapid City, South Dakota.
#399 is a Archie and me#79 full cover on a all wood medium sized cigar box w/Ads
Sold @ the Caffetto 8th Annual Arts & Craft fair to Dara who will gift this to a friend.
#400 is a special quality box with a full cover and back cover from this vintage mAd issue #109 from 1967 w/magnetic top closure and many features inside and out. when I reach these exceptional numbered boxes I like to put together a box I will be proud of and this is just such a box. Please see my Facebook page for pics or email me and I will send you photos.
#401 is a Hulk cigar box made on request for Kaylene in Rapid City,South Dakota
#402 is another Hulkness on a cigar box made for the eXtraordinary sweet Kaylene-Art Alley ROCKszzz the Thursday Into art gear!
#403 is a Donald -not trump-Duck and the Gilded Man story made on request #246,1980 from Gladestone on a Romeo Y Julieta all wood screw hinged top cigar box for Laura in San Francisco who is gifting this to her husband.
#404 is a Spy Vs. Spy from mAd mags. On a large Arturo Fuente flat cigar box w/added black chain to support top made on request for my pal Steve in Rapid City,S.Dakota
#405 is a Beatles! Box w/pics from various 1980s mags. Givin to me by Dennis a buddy who owns the Wicked salon in downtown Rapid City & who helped me out so much!! Giving me written permission to sell in back of his shop in art alley and having great conversations with him was a very rewarding experience.
sold to sweet Trish in Sioux Falls,SD who will take this box home to Plattsmouth,Omaha-now the 28th #Stashitboxes state!
#406 is from an unknown issue of Superman that had no cover,was incomplete & without credits I put on a small cigar all wood box ( 6-1/2x6-1/2x2-1/2deep)with a slide off top.Includes panels w/Bizarro,Mr. Mxyzptlk,Lex L.,Krypton,Lois L. & Superman
Sold in Minneapolis to Lisa
#407 is a Western comics #77,1949 Tom Mix "Blackmail"story on a 1960s Pepsi Cola wood bottle rack that all the markings have faded off from w/rusty metal side strips but a sturdy tray for many uses.bottom has wood slats w/spaces I between. 35 panels an almost complete story on open top tray style ( 18x 12x 4-1/2 ) large!
#408 is a Superman's Girlfriend Lois Lane #40 "the Lana Lang of 500BC" on a Vegafina/Fortaleza eza2 small cigar box 8x5-1/2x2deep from the Dominican Republic w/added chain inside for support to the top.Made in the hills of Rapid City on my friends Judy&Mike's property while I was camping out there after the Rainbow Gathering.
Sold in Sioux Falls,SD to a sweet gal Becca TY!
#409 is a Thor #183,1970 box 2 from this issue with Doom on a small square Montecristo Platinum series cigar box I added a chain inside to support the top.
Sold to Jason in Minneapolis who was visiting from Chicago
#410 is a Hot Wheels #6,1971 in "Superchick" story on a yellow Montecristo Classic square cigar box w/added chain to top for support.
$40.00 Still available as of 8/23/'15
#411 is a Draggin' wheels &Hot Rods issue from a 1970s Charlton comics on a small wood cigar box w/slide off top
sold in Rapid City to Stephan from L.A. While he was visiting for work.
#412 is a Worlds Finest #212,1972 with Superman & the Martian Manhunter "...and so my world begins" story and full cover on a cigar box w/added chain to support top.
Sold to Stephan who took this,his second box ,back home to L.A. With him,TY!
#413 is a Henry comic of an unknown issue w/ chain inside and bike add on bottom SOLD in Minneapolis to 3 Lovely Ladies from the Middle East but who would not give me more details than that. I believe they felt it more comfortable to not say where exactly. I am sure the 3 boxes they bought have found a wonderful home. TY so much, no one else in the whole city that day would hardly see me.
#414 is a Captain America #207,1977 full cover on large cigar box (1of 4 used for this )Kirby classic!
Sold to Michael Lee in Minneapolis who could or would only pay me 30.00 & not the 40.00 I was asking. This was sold for a lower price so I could Eat on this one of many slow days in Minnesota.
#415 is Cap. A.#207 box 2 of 4 On a medium light cigar box with chain inside and SOLD to Byron in Minneapolis and he will send it to his Pop in Maryland. TY Sir!...& the Wife!
#416 is Cap.A. #207 box 3 of 4 on a small black & silver wood cigar box w/slide off top
Sold to Gisela who I'll take this Home to Germany! She bought this from me in downtown Minneapolis while I was selling on the sidewalk.
#417 is Cap A. #207 box 4 of 4 Sold to Kimberlee in Minneapolis who I met at Caffetto Art fair and will gift this box to her stepson Elijah
#418 is a Magneto #14,2014 on a Romeo Y Julieta square cigar box made on request for Wyatt in Minneapolis who provided the comic used. Of course I used a Metal chain inside for added support
Sold to Wyatt,Thank You Sir!
#419 is a Adventure Comics#307,1963 on a La Gloria Cubana SerieR Esteli all wood cigar box w/ pullback & off top which is a pyramid shape box.
#420 is a High Times 2001 issue 314 on a Partagas cigar box w/clear plastic slide off to w/magnetic closure.
includes pics of usual contents from HT,plus Bluntman & Chronic,Paul & Linda,and many 420 pleasing graphics.
#421 is a Aquaman secret origins reprint from the 1940s on a small wood cigar box w/front clasp,hinged top and I added a gold chain inside for top support.
#422 is a Amazing Spiderman from 2007 free comic day give away issue on a large cigar box with chain inside.
made on 8/9/'15 and Sold 8/13'15 to Alisha 1 of 3 boxes she bought to bring home to San Fran.
#423 is a Batman#445,1990 full cover on a square cigar box w/added chain inside for top support -made on 8-9-'15 & sold on the same day @ the 8th annual Caffetto Arts craft fair in Minneapolis to Nancy who gifted this to her Brother Mack,in Golden Valley, Minneasota
#424 is a Unexpected #160,1974 "The Riddle of the Glass Bubble" with art by Mort Meskin w/ads on a Romeo Y Julieta cigar box w/added chain for top support -made on 8-10-'15 & sold to Alisha in Minneapolis who took this & 2 other boxes back home to the San Francisco Bay area
#425 is a Little Dot # 163,1976 "Dotty about Sports" plus unicef ad & other Harvey ads,chain included finished on 8/10/'15 and SOLD on 8/20/'15 but not certain where this box went to,maybe in the USA or not the 3 ladies who bought them were not willing to say for whatever reason.
#426 is from Charlton Comics Secret Romance #12,1971"My Heart Betrayed Me" Art & story by Nichojas Alascia plus Ads on a Romeo Julieta cigar box w/added inside chain to top & added detailing with mod Podge 6X7-1/2X2-1/2deep finished on 8/12/'15
#427 is a Batman #452,1990 "Dark Knight Dark City'" full Mignola cv. Milligan,Dwyer,Janke on a Montecristo cigar box w/chain inside finished 8/13'15 available $40.00
#428 is a Batman #447,1990 Batman in Russia on a large Cazadores cigar box w/added chain inside made for and SOLD to Chris of Clown Glass in Minneapolis
#429 is a Flash #229, on a small wood cigar box w/slide off top,many details,cutting to fit and raised lettering to make this box. Sold to John in Minneapolis
#430 is an Amazing Spiderman from free comic day 2007,box 2, on a medium sized cigar box w/ chain added inside for top support. sold to Margo in Minneapolis,who will take this home to Phoenix,Arizona
#431 is a Marvel Two in One #20,1974 full cover with the Thing and the Liberty Legion story on a small solid cigar box w/screw hinged top,thick sides and top that has magnetic closure.
#432 is a Captain America & the Falcon,1975 very large Marco V Domprive 13X6-1/2X2deep wood cigar box w/slide off top Available for $60.00
#433 Dennis the Menis #114 on a small cigar box with chain added inside Available$25.00
#434 is box 2 from Captain America #185,1974 on a medium sized cigar box with chain inside top $35.00
#435 is a Green Lantern reprint from Flash #229,1974 "Half a Green Lantern is better than none" by Broome,Gil Kane andSid Green on a large Arturo Fuente Chateau Fuente with chain added to top inside Available $40.00
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# will be a Action Comics#421,1973 corner torn off cover w/ Green /Arrow back up story by E.Maggin
# will be a Archie & Me #79,'75 full cover
# will be a Archie's Girls Betty & Veronica #34,1958 cover-less
# will be Archie's Joke Book #161,1971"Male Wail" & more
#will be a Beep Beep The Road Runner #54,1975 full cover issue
# will be Blondie Comics#105 ,1957 from Harvey comics
# will be a Buzzy unknown cover-less DC
#will be a Captain Marvel Jr. "The Invisible Ghost" Story
# will be a Challengers of the Unknown #38,1964 from DC comics-cover-less
# will be a Champion Sports # 1,1973 "The Kid who beat the Oakland A's!"cover-less copy
# will be a Classics Illustrated Atomic Age giant cover-less issue box 2 from this copy except for a few panels used on #200
# will be the Comancheros A dell four color cover-less copy of #1300,1961
# will be 3 more boxes from this cover-less Creepy # 70 in b/w Mag size from 1970 with R.Corbin Art in "The Shadow"or Margopoulos art in"Berenice"both Stories by Edgar Allen Poe & more
#will be a Daniel Boone cover-less & missing pages but have 21 pages to work with
# will be a Dudley Do-Right #4,1971 in "That's Showbiz!" cover-less copy from Charlton comics
# will be a Fantastic Four #88,1969 by Lee,& Kirby-cover-less
# will be a FF # 238,1981 full cover Byrne Art
#will be a Ghosts #15,1973 "The Ghost that would't Die" -cover-less
# will be Gorgo#11,1962 cover marked & missing pieces from Charlton comics
#will be a Green Arrow back up story from World's Finest #140,1964 "Land of no return"-5 pages-cover-less
# will be a Harvey Giant Sized #43,'73 TV Casper & Company full cover box 1 of 2
#will be a cover-less Hee Haw # 2,1970 from Charlton comics 1 of 3 boxes
# will be a Marvel Collectors Item #4,1966 Full cover reprints FF# 7,Hulk #4,Strange Tales #111 Dr.Strange-only 3 usable pages,Tales of Suspense #41 Ironman
#will be a Mutt & Jeff #112,1959-cover-less
#will be a My Little Margie #7,1955 cover logo missing/torn off
# will be the New Mmmmillie the Model #8,1969 full cover from Marvel comics
# will be a Pep comics#244,1970 from Archie comics-cover-less
# will be a cover-less PlasticMan "Uncle Sam Wants You"story w/Woozy
# will be a Popeye #88,'67 box 2 from this now cover-less copy
# will be a Richie Rich & Casper #10,1976 "Merriest Christmas" full cover
# will be a Shazam! # 9,1974 -cover-less
# will be a Spooky Spooktown #64,1976 full cover from Harvey Comics
#will be a Strange Adventures #97,1958 -cover-less from DC comics w/"Secret of the Space Giant" or "The Human Time Machine" or "Throw back World" #will be a Superboy #270,1960 "Stolen Idenities" or Cogorilla,Aquaman stories from this cover-less copy
# Will be a Supergirl -cover-less issue #will be a Superman #148,1961 cover-less copy # will be a Superman # 321,'78 full cover # will be a Superman's Girl Friend #40 box 2 from this now cover-less copy #will be a Tales of...Asgard! #1,1968 all 10 short stories by Stan Lee & Jack Kirby -can make approx. 5-boxes from this giant -cover-less issue. # will be a Tales of the Unexpected #22,1958 from DC-cover-less # willl be Tarzan #91,1957 cover-less # will be Tarzan #95,1957 cover-less copy from Dell comics #will be a Time for Love #23,1971 full cover to a Charlton Romance comic #will be a Tomahawk #19,1953-cover-less # will be a Tom & Jerry unknown #,year missing title,credit,splash pages but has full tattered cover # will be a True Comics #29,1943 stories on Peru,Beethoven,& War battles-a cover-less copy -good for 3-boxes. # will be a Tweety & Sylvester #51,'75 full cover
# will be a Underground comic !!!!!!!
Zap,Weirdo with Crumb,Spain,Wilson,art & story or some other totally Adult Stashit! box with much Thanks to my friends & comic retailers,distributors who have helped to provide damaged copies.
# will be Undersea Agent#6,1967 -cover-less by Tower comics # will be Unexpected #134,1972 4-short stories from DC cover-less
# will be a Unexpected #137,1972 DC Horror -cover-less
#will be a Unexpected #160,1974-cover-less
# will be a Walt Disney's Comics & Stories #302 box 2 from this now cover-less copy
# will be a Walt Disney Christmas Parade #7,1958 full tattered Cover
# will be a Walt Disney Daisy & Donald #12,1975 full cover
I have a few hundred more damaged books to work with but below is a list of titles i need. I will tweet & give honorable mentions to anyone who can help provide any of these & also cut trade deals if interested.
Waiting List /Wanting list: Searching for these damaged unsaleable comic book titles:
Kiss comics Mad mag.s in color Ninja or Samurai themed issues Peanuts by Shultz Photo Covers Silver Surfer TMNT 3-Stooges Undergrounds!-Really need!!! Wolverine Wonder Women X-Men
Pick a comic i have listed above in stock & tell me what box you want it on from what i have available below & i will put them together Available Cigar boxes are always changing but here are detailed examples wood - w/hinged tops wood -slide off top wood- basic w/paper enforced tops sometimes wood w/composite sides.On these i usually put an interior chain for added support.
Here are some sample boxes:
1-Coronacion Dark Sumatra (8-1/2 X 11X 2 deep) weight-1lb 2 oz -has cigar rack glued to inside bottom
Honduras all wood w/hinged top w/front clasp to close
1-Quattro small batch Aging Room F55 Dominican Republic all-wood Weight 14 oz ( 8-1/2 X 9 X 2deep ) w/slide off top
1-Arturo Fuente Cuban Corona Dominican Republic square ( 7 X 6 X 3 deep ) Weight 9 oz all wood whinged top & front clasp to close
1-Arturo Fuente Short Story Dominican Republic off-square (back-7/front-8 X 5 X 3 deep) Weight 10 oz- all wood w/hinged top & front clasp to close
1-El Baton Double Toro Nicaragua all wood w/hinged top & front clasp to close (9-1/4 X 7 X 3deep) Weight 1lb 1 oz
1- Jamie Garcia Super Gordo all wood ( 8 X 7 X 3-1/2 deep ) Weight 1lb 1 oz w/hinged top inside extra sides pull out for more panels/art
1- Baccarat Churchill Honduras ( 8 X 4-1/2 X 4-deep) Weight 10 oz all wood w/hinged top & front clasp to close
1- My Father Cigar Le Bijou 1922Torpedo Box( 10-3/4 X 7-1/4 X 2-1/4 deep ) Weight 1lb 7 oz w/hinged top inside extra sides pull out for more panels/art & front clasp to close all wood Beveled edges painted white
1- My Father Cigar Le Bijou 1922Torpedo Box( 10-1/4 X 6-1/4 X 2-1/4 deep ) Weight 1lb 7 oz w/hinged top inside extra sides pull out for more panels
1-Gran Habano Honduras (7 X 5-3/4 X 4-1/4 deep) weight 10 oz w/hinged top
1-Avo Heritage Avo Uvezian Dominican Republic (8 X 7-1/2 X 2 deep) weight-8oz 2-piece top 4-hinges folds together @ center of box
1-Montecristo Dominican Republic ( 9X 8-1/2 X 2 deep )weight 15 oz w/wood basic paper enforced top square wide-good for mag. size
1-Arturo Fuente Dominican Republic( 9-1/2 X 7-1/2 X 2 deep)w/wood basic paper enforced top square wide-good for mag. size
Also maybe Available @ the Cigar Stop in Seattle-check w/them.
#114 is Tales of Suspense #65,1965 Ironman on a large wood cigar box w/hinged top
#122 is Spider-Man #226 ,1981 with the Black Cat Box #2 of 3 boxes made from this classic comic book on a wood cigar box w/hinged top & front clasp to close
#1 BUGS BUNNY/Elmer Fud unknown # with Bob Marley pencil sketch on top art by AK small 2-piece Round paper Box/ Taped-May 28th 2013-- Yes,i kept this one.
#2-Mary Jane & Sniffles/Merrie Melody's unknown number ( had cut missing pages ) on Round paper 2-piece box/Taped
#3-Tweety & Sylvester Unknown #,(had missing Pgs ) Round Paper 2-piece box taped
#4 sold fast & don't have pics...Who has this one & can u send me Pics-Please???
# 5- House of Mystery#178 Round/ paper
#6 was the smallest paper box i've made with a heart shape and had True Comics story about a Horse with taped panels
#8 Senorita Scorpion/Action Stories & western Comics unknown # 2-piece Round paper box/ Taped 6/19/2013 & belongs to Mark Petrich i have to send this or deliver it to San Diego-Soon
#9 Giant Sized Super Heroes Spider-man #1,1974 Front cover & panels on a round paper box w/loose top
#10-Giant Size Super Heroes Spider-Man #1 is Part 2 of 2 Stashit! boxes from this 1-comic. This has Morbius interior panels on top a Round 2-piece Paper taped Box and is slightly smaller than the Part 1 stashit! box
#11 Mad Magazine's Alfred E. Neuman as Uncle Sam Cover #126 from 1969 had missing pages inside and damaged so i taped it to a round 2-piece paper box
#12 Tales to Astonish #88 Sub-Mariner / Hulk ( Had cut & missing pages inside) Taped to round 2-piece paper box 7-9-2013 1 of 2 Stashit! boxes built from this comic-sold
#14-Hulk/Boomerang/Tales to Astonish#88 2nd story-Round 2-piece taped paper box-inside page panels
#15-Super Powers Gift Wrapping Paper on Round paper box/taped
#16 Jungle Jim from Dell Comics taped to a flat Cigar box with fold out inside panel
#17 Hot Rod Cartoons Magazine from 1973 Taped to a flat Cigar box- 7/19/2013-Sold
#18 Micky Mouse Dell on a cigar box- gifted to a Household in Beverley Hills but now missing!
#19 Hot Rod Comics and Racing Cars from Charlton Comics taped to a Flat Cigar Box-sold in San Diego
#20-Bugs Bunny Summer Special 1952 Added Art by Amanda Woelfle ( had cut cv. & missing pages ) on Hard Paper cigar flat box / taped-7/25/'13
#21 the mighty Thor in Marvel Spectacular #8 Kirby Art (had burned edges & cv.) on Flat paper Cigar Box,Mod Podge
#22-Walt Disney's comics & Stories# Donald Duck/Knights of the Flying Sled ( missing Cover) on Hard paper cigar flat box / taped- Not decoupaged-7/30/'13
#23-LASSIE # unknown ( had cut missing pages ) on hard paper cigar flat box/taped -7/31/'13
#24-Vintage Comic Advertisements/Wonder Woman Fun to Eat Healthy- Top/Marvel Model Kits AD- bottom on hard paper flat cigar box/ Taped
#25-Monster Wind Up Walkers box wrapper w/Godzilla,King Kong, the Creature plus art from Jack Davis card Series "You Slay Me" taped on a wood box made in Cold Water Canyon in Beverley Hills,Ca.
#26-All-Star Western/Strong Bow/Botalye- DC Comics (had cv. cut & missing pages) taped to hard Paper Flat Cigar box
#28 - Angel & the Ape #1. 1968 ( had cut missing pages ) on Wood Box / Modpodged
#29 Amazing Spiderman #46 from 1967 Wood Box
#30 THOR #134 on a WOOD BOX
#31-The Many Ghosts of Doctor Graves #22. 1970 "The Cure" Charlton Comics ( had missing center pages ) on Wood Box ( 5-1/2 X 9-3/4 X 5-1/4 deep) decoupaged with Mod Podge
Traded for more Cigar boxes!
# 32 New Gods # 1 Wood Box
#34-BATMAN #149.1962 ( had cut,missing pages inside)wood cigar Box/modpodged
#36-Monster Times #40.1970 B/W Magazine Was soiled & Stained- Art/Photos newsprint on Wood Box/Mod-podged 1/14/'14
#37-Henry #22.1948 Dell Comic(Was missing center pages) on Wood Box(5-1/2 X 9-3/4 X 5-1/4 deep) decoupaged with Mod Podge
#38- Planet of the Vampires#1 #2 #3 covers only Atlas Comics 1975 Broderick & Adams on Arturo Fuente Wood Cigar Box Mod Podge
#39-Tales To Astonish #69 Giant-Man/Hulk Marvel 1965 (had cut-out panels inside comic) on a Romeo Y Julieta Wood Cigar Box Mod Podge -N/A
#41 Roy Rogers #54 from 1952-SOLD
#42 looney Tunes #197 from 1958 SOLD
#43 was Action Comics# on a very large wood cigar box w/hinged top,front side pulls down,w/front clasp
#44 Little Dot #144 from 1972 on a small wood cigar box with 7 extra removable side panels on inside Dots Fun
#45 Harlem Globetrotters #7 from 1973 Gold key comics on a Wood Cigar Box- SOLD
#46 GI Combat #143 Haunted Tank from Sept.1970/DC on a Wood Cigar box (7-1/2 X 9-3/4 X 2-deep )
#47 Zane Grey's Stories from the West #34 "30,000 on the Hoof" Dell 1957 on a cigar box--will be given to a Great pal Mark Petrich in San Diego.
#48 Bull Winkle & Rocky #2 from 1962 on a wood cigar box
#49 Incredible Hulk #127 from 1970 on a wood cigar box-
#50 Classics Illustrated #24 Mark Twain's "A Connecticut in King Arthur's Court" on a Cigar Box
#51 Mad #2 (reprint) with 4-pages of Art by Basil Wolverton & Bat-Boy & Rubin panals by Wally Wood
on a flat Cigar Box
#52 is Superman's Pal Jimmy Olsen #82,1965 on a Wood Cigar Box w/Front Clasp & Hinged Top -has Front Panel
#53 is Wilbur Comics #34,1950 w/Katy Keene Story by Bill Woggon on a Wood Cigar Box
#54 is Scream #4,1974 Horror Comic Magazine "Legend of the Cannibal Were-Wolf" by Skywald Publishers in black & White w/Color Cover on a Wood Cigar Box
#55 is Giant Sized Super Stars #1,1974 A Gallery of Fantastic Fours Most Famous Foes! on a Wood Cigar Box
SOLD on Valencia St. San Francisco
#56 is Funny Folks #14,1948 W/Nutsy Squirrel on a Wood Cigar Box with hinged top
Sold to Jennifer & will live w/her family in Sacramento
#57 is Life with Archie #71,1968 "Love in" on a Wood Cigar Box w/Hinged top & 4-inside pull out Strip-panels
#58 is Whiz Comics Captain Marvel #149,1952 "Battles Hunger" Plus Lance O'Casey "Killers on the Loose" Fawcett Publishers on a Wood Cigar Box w/Plastic-see-thru & Wood Slide-back-& off- Top w/Magic Magnet Closure
Also has a string attached Label Tag which was a cigar co. Logo,now pirated with Whiz Comics Credits
SOLD to a gent in San Francisco who has more Love than $...such is Life
#59 is From Mad #4,1952 "SuperDuperMan" by Wally Wood (Reprint) on a small Wood Cigar Box with a slide-back-& off Top
SOLD to Emmit my pal in San Francisco @ the exceptional Grooves Records
#60 is from Mad #5,1952 "Outer Sanctum" w/The Heap! by Bill Elder (reprint)on a small Wood Cigar Box w/a Slide-back & off Top
SOLD to my Pal Isaac in San Francisco
#61 is Ghosts #15,1973 " A Phantom From the Alamo" on a Wood Cigar Box w/Hinged Top & 2-Front Clasps for Closure
Sold 10/5/'14 & soon will live a long Happy Life in Iceland!..& may become a Guitar.
#62 is Lobo #1,1965 by Tony Tallarico & Published by Charlton Comics on a large Wood Cigar Box
#63 is Turok # from Dell Comics from 1963 on a wood Cigar Box w/4-pull out side panels inside
Sold to a cool cat who works on Valencia St. in San Francisco
#64 was Drag n' Wheels #42 from Charlton Comics on a Wood Cigar box with slide back Top
#65 is Heckle & Jeckle #25,1956 from Pine Comics & CBS was chewed along cover edge by some critter & badly water stained -Now on a Wood Cigar box under layers of decoupage
#66 is from Classics Illustrated #156A,1960 The Atomic Age/Part 1 The Nautilus by Crandall & Evans
#67 is from X-Men #70,1971,Reprinted from 1965 "And none shall Survive" Part 1 of 5-Boxes All made of this 1 issue which had the front cover Logo torn off & had some staining put onto a large wood cigar box
#69 was part 3 of 5 from X-Men #70 on a wood cigar box
#70 is Part 4/Box 5 of X-Men #70 More Magneto Battle panels on a flat wood cigar Box w/hinged top & front clasp
#71 is Part 5 /Box 5 of X-Men #70 from 1971 The wrap-up to this Titanic battle on a solid wood cigar box which has a hinged top & front clasp for closure
#72 is from Little Monsters #7,1966 which had missing pages & no cover -now on a wood Cigar Box with a Plastic/wood slide back/off top w/magnetic closure & a credits tag attached w/string (Pirated from the Cigar Logo Tag)
#73 is from a cover-less copy of Adventure Comics #190,1961,missing pages & title credits on a small Wood Cigar Box that has an S shaped in the wood.
#74 is World's Finest #154,1965 was suffering neglect from having missing center pages but a sweet cover now breathing new life on a solid Wood Cigar Box with a hinged top & front clasp to close.
#75 is Amazing Spiderman #88,1970 on a small Wood Cigar Box w/hinged top & front clasp to close
#76 is Captain America #128,1970 " Satan's Angels"-Box #1 of 2 -on a large wood Cigar Box hinged top w/ front clasp to close
#77 is from a cover-less copy of Batman #149,1961 which had missing & torn pages on a large Wood Cigar Box w/hinged top & front clasp to close.Box 1-of 2 boxes from this comic book
#78 is Batman #149,'61 Box 2 of 2 -has Splash page and panels on a Wood Cigar Box w/hinged top
#79 was Captain America #128,1970 "Satan's Angels" Box 2 of 2 from this Marvel classic on a wood cigar box w/hinged top SOLD to Dan & his Beautiful family who reside in Canada,British Columbia,TY Folks!
#80 is Amazing Spider-Man #88.'70 Box 2 of 3 from this Classic issue titled "The arms of Doctor Octopus" Has splash page & panels on a Wood Cigar box w/hinged top
#81 is Adventures of Mighty Mouse "Jungle Terror" by Pine Studios/CBS Studios,1950's unknown number-missing credit page on a large Wood Cigar Box
#82 is Lone Ranger #48,'52 on a wood Cigar Box.
#83 is Amazing Spider-Man#88,'70 "Arms of Doctor Octopus"-Story conclusion- Box 3-of 3 boxes made from this issue on a Wood Cigar Box w/hinged top,front clasp to close,has 4- pull out side panels- & spider embossed wax paper lining inside.
#84 is Tom & Jerry # from Dell Comics on a large wood Cigar Box
#85 is The Fox & the Crow # in Real Screen Comics Full Cover from DC comics on a small Wood Cigar Box w/slide back & off Top
#86 was from Mad Mag. reprints on a large flat cigar box
#87 is Plasticman -unknown issue from Jack Cole on a wood cigar box
#88 was Superman # on a wood cigar box
#89 is from a cover-less copy of Black Magic vol 6 # 1 1957 -4-pages on a small wood cigar box w/hinged top & front clasp
#90 was a Archie # on a small wood cigar box w/left up top
#92 is from Romance Comics 1970 on a small box w/ two piece top that opens out.
#93 is the 3rd box from Giant Super Stars # 1 from 1970 & Marvel Comics on a big wood cigar box w slide back/off Top
# 95 was box 2 of 3 boxes from A.S.#80 on a wood cigar box
#96 is the 3rd box from A.S.#80 Story conclusion on a wood cigar box with a slide back/off top
#97 is Superman #208,'68 "Case of the Collared Crime Fighter" from DC on a medium sized wood cigar box w/hinged top & a front clasp to close.also has 4 inside-side pull out panels.
#98 is Mighty Heroes #3,'67 from Dell comics on a medium sized solid wood cigar box w/hinged top & front clasp to close.
#99 is from Beep Beep Road Runner #5,1967 "The Appetite Fright" on a large wood cigar box w/hinged top & 4-inside side panels w/ more comic panels.
#100 is a 4-cover-Justice league of America#78-front,Walt Disney's Comics & stories,Baby Huey-inside- & Star Spangled war Stories-Back combo plus extras from previous boxes on a very solid,heavy large cigar box
#101-was Superman # w/Batgirl from 1974 on a square cigar box-with Superman saving the Twin Towers from being attacked by a vibration ray which would have destroyed the Buildings.
#102 is Scooby Doo Where are you?...# 7,1970 on a large cigar box
#103 is a Little Monsters #6,1966 Box 2-on a medium sized square cigar box
#104 is a Hot Rods & Racing Cars Box 2-on a Medium sized cigar box
#105 is a Archie & Pals #57 (Cover only) & Archie # ?,76
#106 is Famous Monsters of Filmland #106-( a number waiting for this match-up),Special Rat chewed top edge of cover on a square cigar box w/ suicide? 2-door top,opens up.
#107 is a Green Arrow (Worlds Finest comics-DC) & Golden Arrow ( Whiz Comics-Fawcett ) combo on a square cigar box
#108 is from Romance Stories (box-2) from Charlton Comics 1970 on a small solid wood cigar box w/hinged top & front clasp
#109 was Hulk #109 reprinted in Marvel Super Heroes Spectacular #63 (another fine match) on a square cigar Box Sold to Hawk in Arcata
#110 was Unexpected Tales #134 from DC on a large V shaped wood cigar box w/pull back & off top
#111 was Forlorn Confessions #111 from DC 1960 on a large wood cigar box w/hinged top
#112 is from Superman # DC 1960-? 4-pages on a wood cigar box w/hinged top & front clasps to close
#113 is a Mighty Mouse Comic on a small solid wood cigar box w/pined top
#114 is Tales of Suspense #65,1965 Ironman on a large wood cigar box w/hinged top
Sold/Traded for more boxes in Seattle
#115 is Superman's Girlfriend Lois Lane #87,1968 a Full cover on a square cigar box
#116 is X-men Classics from 1991 reprinting #162,1975 on a flat cigar box (Box #1 of 3-to be made in the near future)
#117 is Batman #232 "Daughter of the Demon" a cover-less copy on a Wood cigar box w/hinged top.This is Box 1 of 2 boxes
#118 is Batman#232 "Daughter of the Demon" a cover-less copy on a large Square Wood cigar box This is Box 2 of 2 boxes
#119 was Archie's Pals & Gals #57 ,1970 on a square cigar box
#120 is Felix the Cat #111,1960 Harvey Comics on a tall square thin box w/2-piece top to open.This comic was falling apart in my hands & difficult to work with but now gets a new Life,a Cat w/many lives to b sure.
#121 was Spider-man #226,1981 With the Black Cat on a medium sized wood cigar box w/hinged top & clasp to close front & wax paper lining w/ webbing design was SOLD before it could dry @ the Seattle Hempfest
#122 is Spider-Man #226 ,1981 with the Black Cat Box #2 of 3 boxes made from this classic comic book on a wood cigar box w/hinged top & front clasp to close
#123 is Spider-Man #226,1981 with the black Cat box 3 of 3 made from this comic on a solid medium sized wood cigar box w/two front clasps to close & has hinged top
#124 is from a Lone Ranger comic with a "Young Hawk" story around the outside.The front side has a photo of a Canadian Snow Owl which was on the back cover. This is a tall vinyl liquor box w/ a swivel opening that has ribbons to pull open revealing a posh interior to Stash your goods or bottle of sweetness. Made on consignment & Pre-Sold To Nita in Seattle.
#125 is a Superboy #134,1966 issue given to me by those fine folks @ The Comics Dungeon in Seattle. Mod-podged on a flat cigar box.This is box 1 of 2 boxes from this classic imaginary story when Superboy becomes a bad ass punk & eventually has to leave the planet.
#126 is a Superboy #134,1966 issue given to me by those fine folks @ The Comics Dungeon in Seattle on a small square cigar box.This is box 2 of 2 boxes from this classic imaginary story when Superboy becomes a bad ass punk & eventually has to leave the planet.
#127 is a Tales of Suspense #65,1965 with Captain America & The Red Skulls first silver age appearance on a large Deluxe Solid Wood Cigar box w/hinged top
#128 is a Hot Wheels #2,1970 with Alex Toth Art on a large,long wood cigar box w/hinged top & a front clasp to close & deep enough to hold your hottest Hot Wheels.Sold & will travel to Australia with Mr.& Mrs.Goss a Lovely couple indeed who picked up 2 Stashits! TY so much!!
#129-is Everything's Archie #25,1973 on a square cigar box
#130 is a Casper #64,1958 from Harvey Comics on a Square wood deep cigar box w/pinned top
#131 is a MAD mag. #176 from 1975 on a small solid wood cigar box w/Mort Drucker cover, Spy vs Spy by Prohias,some Al Jaffee,Sergio Aragones in the margins,A bit of Dave Berg's a lighter side of... & the usuAL gang of idiots. Also has a ribbon label that has uncle Sam
#132 is Thor #183,1970 a cover-less classic on a large flat wood cigar box w/hinged to & front clasp to close
#133 is Creepy #70,1975 Featuring Edgar Allen Poe's "Murders in the Rue Morgue" on a very solid large heavy wood cigar box w/hinged top & rounded edged sides.Full color cover w/black & white comic art.
#134 is a World's Finest #115,1961 Featuring Batman & Superman in "The Curse that Doomed Superman" This badly stained,rusty,moldy silver age classic on a red metal veneered outside,wood inside medium sized Cigar box w/hinged top & front clasp.Comic donated by the Comics Dungeon in Seattle-TY!
#135 is the Forever People by Jack Kirby.A partial cover & 2-panels on a small light wood cigar box w/hinged top.
Basic,sweet & simple-comic pieces donated by the Comics Dungeon in Seattle & box donated by the Fremont,Seattle cigar shop
Sold to Grace on her way back to Australia who will gift this to her sister, Phoebe-nice!
#136 is a Mad Mag. #165,1974 w/James Bomb by Mort Drucker on a large flat cigar box (9 X 9-1/2-1-1/2 deep)
#137 is a Archie's Mad Glad House #80,1971 on a square wood cigar box with a pull back & off top
#138 is a Fantastic Four #101,1971 on a solid wood cigar box w/hinged top & 2-front clasps to close
#139 is from Superboy#,1966 the Back-up story with "Krypto's first Romance!" a heart breaking sweet story on a solid wood cigar box w/hinged top & a special front piece highlighting another world in a embedded circle.
#140 is Scooby Do Where are you?...#7,1970 "That's Snow Ghost!" box 2 from this issue on a flat Cigar box.
#141 is Adventure Comics #272,1960 -A full cover on a deep square cigar box. (8X 5-1/2 -& 3 deep)
#142 is Fantastic Four #101,1971 box 2 of 3 boxes from this Marvel comic on a flat cigar box.
#143 is Fantastic Four #101,1971 box 3 of 3 boxes from this Marvel issue on a solid wood cigar box w/hinged top & 2 front clasps to close
#144 is from Worlds Finest #115,1960 The Green Arrow A short back-up story on a small square cigar box.
#145 is Wonder Woman #96,1958 "Daily Danger" Story is box 1 of 3 boxes from this issue on a long wood cigar box w/hinged top.
#146 is box 2 of 3 boxes from Wonder Woman #96,1958 on a Wood cigar box w/hinged top.
#148 is Our Army @ War #256,1973 With Joe Kubert Art on a cigar box
#149 is Super Goof #26,1973 Walt Disney & Gold Key Comics on a medium sized cigar box.
#150. A very special Adult Stashit! box with a Bob Marley High Times Cover from Sept. 1976 & Art from Paul Kirchner from the 1st Anniversary Issue # 5 & More photos. From my own copies on & in a extremely cool & useful solid,Heavy,wood box.Inside is a square wood framed screen tray that sits over a flat collector plate for anything that falls thru. With a few compartment sections,a quality hinged top, & a front Lock w/Skeleton Key. Also includes (4X4) Stashit-tin! with Smoking Marley- Comes in handy 4 those on the go-go.
#151 is Romance Stories of True Love #49,1957-with Tab Hunter & Pat Boone photo back cover on a large square wood cigar box w/hinged top.
#152 is from Our Army @ War #256 w/Sgt. Rock,1973 -box 2 -from this Classic Kubert comic plus a little of the... SNAFU on a small wood cigar box- w/few panels w -has hinged top & front clasp to close. Make War NO More!
#153 is the Rawhide Kid# 105,1972 Lieber & Adkins (reprint from 1964) -a full cover on a square wood cigar box w/hinged top.
#154 is faded water stained edition of Marvel Super Heroes #70 Reprinting the Hulk #124 on a very deep square cigar box
#155 is a Little Dot in Dotland #10,1964 a tattered & torn- but full cover on a square wood cigar box w/hinged top & a front clasp to close.
#156 is Underdog #2,1970-cover-less copy on a wood cigar box painted black w/hinged top- because there's no need to fear...
#157 is a World's Finest #211,1972 "Fugitive from the Stars" w/Superman & Batman. Box 1 from this super cool classic on a flat cigar box.
#158 is a Mad Mag. With "If Everyone talked like Don Rickles" Mad Super Special #12 which reprints this story from #131,1969 The "back to Colege isue-"Mad mis-spelling...& many great mad features-plus Sergio Argones in the Margins all in Glorious Black & White on a Very large flat cigar box.
#159 was box 2 of 3 boxes from Worlds Finest #211,1972 "Fugitive from the Stars"-4 pages on a flat cigar box with ads on sides from the issue & Sold instantly after i made it by a heads up lad named Tenny who will carry it off to Jersey City,NY
#160 is box 3 of 3 boxes from Worlds Finest #211 "Fugitive from the Stars"-4 pages on a flat cigar box with ads on sides from the issue & available for
#161 is a Action Comics #308,1964 a full cover of Curt Swan Art w/ Al Plastino & Jim Mooney Art inside on a very nice large,heavy wood cigar box painted white outside, w/hinged top & front clasp to close. Box 1 of 2 boxes with this Classic Imaginary story
#162 is from Action Comics #308,1964 4-pages w/ conclusion-but nothing on sides, Box 2 of 2 boxes from this issue on a wood cigar box painted black outside w/hinged top.
#163 was another quick sell-!! A Hulk #131,1970 "A Titan stalks the Tenements" Thomas & Trimpe Box 1 of 3 boxes on a wood cigar box painted black w/hinged top & front clasp to close.
#164 is from Hulk #131,1970" A Titan Stalks the Tenements"-box 2 of 3 on a wood cigar box painted black w/hinged top & front clasp to close.
#166 is from a Flintstones vol 2 #3,1971 from Charlton Comics on a basic flat medium sized cigar box
#167 is a Jughead #157,1968 issue full cover tattered & chipped edges on a medium sized flat cigar box includes Ads on sides
#168 is a Mighty Mouse # "Denizens of the deep" & another story w/out title page on a small cigar box with a inside front panel to fold out from front side,w/hinged top which is also chained to eye holes inside i installed. The top will not close perfectly as i installed the hinges to secure the top for durability. Also includes a 4X4 Stashitin! that ends the story line.
#169 is a Fantastic Four Annual #3,1965 "Bedlam at the Baxter Building" by Stan Lee & Jack Kirby on a small wood unique cigar box w/4 hinges for a split top opening fixed to a slope shape - considering how petite it is, it took much work -over 5 hours to make! Placing panels to wrap around edges so as to fit them to still be somewhat readable requires extra planing & time.
Box #170 is a Fantastic Four Annual #3,1965 "Bedlam at the Baxter Building" by Stan Lee & Jack Kirby who wrote themselves into the ending panels with style & class. Box 2 of 2 boxes from this story on a square deep cigar box
#171 is a Walt Disney's Comics & Stories # 302,1965-full cover with The Walt Disney Theater "Ali Scrooge & the Forty Beagles "on a square cigar box Includes a Stashit! Tin w/panels from this comic. In addition i put a length of chain plus 2-eye-hooks to secure the top to the side.
#172 is a Flash #157,1963 on a large square solid wood deep cigar box w/ pull back & off top because the Flash battles the Top in "The day Flash Aged 100 Years"
#173 is Secret Origins vol 2 # 7 1974 Batman Presents : Robin the Boy Wonder on a all wood cigar box w/hinged top & a front latch to close
#174 is a Felix the Cat #87,The Amazing Bottle-"Battle of the Wizards" the ending of story & Tee Vee Serial -a cover-less copy from Harvey Comics The storybox 1 of 3 boxes from this issue on a small shallow cigar box
#175 is a Felix the Cat #87 The Amazing Bottle from Harvey comics plus a few small Ad panels from this issue. The Story begins in this Box 2 =(7-1/2 X 6 & 1-1/4 deep) of 3 boxes on a smaller cigar box than #174
#176 is a Felix the Cat #87 The Amazing Bottle from Harvey comics plus a few small Ad panels from this issue. Box 3 (5X8 & 1-1/4 deep) of 3 is Even smaller than boxes #174,175 because Cats always climb into smaller & tighter places just to see if they can.
#177 is a Where Monsters Dwell #5,1970 Box 1 "Taboo Returns" on a large wood cigar box w/hinged top & a front clasp to close
#178 is Where monsters Dwell #5,1970 Box 2 "I Lived a Ghost Story" Complete 4 page story-(ads were on the back of each page used) -nothing on the sides on this large wood cigar box ( 11 X 6 )w/hinged top & front clasp to close.
#179 is a Betty & Me #27,1970 "Wedding Bliss","Help the Needy" & Pin up on back from Archie Comics on a wood cigar box ( 11 X 6 X 1-3/4 deep) w/hinged top & clasp on front to close
#180 is World's Finest comics #112 ,1960 "The Menace of Superman's Pet" Full stained cover( minus the rusty staples) w/Superman,Batman,Robin on a big square wood cigar box (8 X 8 X 3-1/2 deep) one side is a pull back & off top. Includes Stashitin!
#181-Thru-#184 A spider tower stack comprised of 4 boxes that is Amazing Spider-Man #208,1980 "Fusion!,the Twin Terror" by Denny O'Neil,John Romita Jr.with Milgrom & Bleeding finished Art.
#181 is Amazing Spiderman #208 ,1980 "Fusion!,the Twin Terror" by Denny O'Neil,John Romita Jr.with Milgrom & Bleeding finished Art. Full cover on this wood cigar box -(8-1/2X6-1/2X3deep),which has round sides, 2-hinged top & front clasp to close.
#182 is Amazing Spiderman #208 ,1980 "Fusion!,the Twin Terror" box 2 of a 4 box set This box has splash page on a very solid wood cigar box w/hinged top & has acovering of thick veneer & black felt cloth base.
#183 is Amazing Spiderman #208 ,1980 "Fusion!,the Twin Terror" box 3 of a 4 box set.This box has 4 pages, uncut organic plus 3-panels front side all under mod podge on a (6X11-1/2X1-3/4 deep) wood cigar box with hinged top & front clasp to close
#184 is Amazing Spiderman #208 ,1980 "Fusion!,the Twin Terror" box 4 of a 4 box set.
#185 is Daredevil #241,1987 from Marvel comics with Ann Nocenti story & Tod McFarlane art -Full cover & 4 pages from a 100% stained comic (but now you cannot tell) on a wood cigar box w/hinged top & front clasp to close
#186 is a Green Lantern reprint from 1947 featuring Harlequin on a square wood cigar box w/pinned top (8-1/2X7X3-1/2 deep)
#187 is a Casper the friendly Ghost #38,1955"The Stone Age Ghosts" from Harvey comics w/full cover on a solid wood w/thick veneer cigar box w/hinged top.
#188 is a New Funnies Issue #173,1951 w/Andy Panda Full torn,tattered,well loved classic Dell 10 cent comic on a solid square wood cigar box w/hinged top & a front clasp to close.
#189 is Henry #56,1948 "Rubber Match" story cover-less comic on a wood cigar box (8X5-1/2X7deep!) w/1/2 inch thick sides-very solid w/pull back & off top.Wacky story as the professor invents a rubber formula called 42--xx which stretches Henry's neck. weight: 2 lbs 2 oz
#190 is a House of Mystery #190,(another box#,comic # number match)1970 on a very large square wood cigar box(8-1/2X6-1/2X6-1/2deep) w/pinned top
#191 is a House of Mystery #190,1970 continuing an Alex Toth Story "Fright"(the conclusion) Box 2 from this issue on a small solid wood cigar box w/hinged top & front clasp to close. Fits nicely inside box #190.
$20.00 (combo Price for both $55.00)
Sold 10-28-'14 to Katherine
#192 is a World's Finest Issue #140,1964 "The Clayface Superman" A cover-less copy w/Superman, Batman,& Robin on a legend Ario wood cigar box w/hinged top & front clasp with a C for Clayface for closing.
# 193 is Superman's Girlfriend Lois Lane #40,1963 "Lois Lane, Hag!"water stained full cv on a super large Toro Maduro premium house selection wood cigar box (8X6-1/2 X8-1/2deep) w/pull back & off top. weight: 1lb 4 oz
#194 is a Witching Hour #15,1971"I Married a Ghost" Full cover from DC comics on a Gen 2 SLR Saint Luis Reserve Reserva Especial thick wood & composite cigar box. weight: 1 lb 4 oz
#195 is a Drag n' Wheels #32,1969 on a large wood & clear plastic top cigar box w/pull back & off top that has magnetic top to close plus a product label tag on a string that is pirated w/panels of art. weight:15 oz
#196 is a Popeye #88 ,1967 "Get the Picture" Full stained cover.Story w/Bluto on a wood cigar box painted black w/hinged top. weight: 13 oz
#197 is a Supergirl back up story from Action Comics #308 on a unique square long Pine wood Jackie Jam case (14X4X4deep) w/a slide pull back & off top & a sturdy rope handle to carry. Comic Story on the outside,bottom & inside lid has story conclusion. Also inside 3-pages from Adventure Comics #382,1969 Supergirl & Superman in "Super-Team Split up!" pt 1 /pics for inside not shown yet.
Sold to Sasha in San Francisco but may live in the Ukraine soon
#198 is a Marge's Little Lulu #52 w/Tubby from 1952 2-stories,"The Tinklebird" & "The case of the missing Perfume" Special request issue on a wood cigar box w/hinged top & a front clasp to close,also has 4 removable inside side panels for more story.
Wayne Novelty Oct. 1978 stamped to the inside top
#199 is a Marvel Super Heroes #64,'77 reprinting Hulk #110 from 1968 "Umbu,the Unliving" Art by Herb Trimpe on a vintage square wood card file box (6X10X4deep)w/hinged top & w/2-sturdy curved hinges inside for top support & inside metal card plaque on a fixed bar @ bottom w/sunk in center slot under bar w/panels as well.Wayne Novelty Oct. 1978 stamped to the inside top covered in panels after completion.
#200 Before pics:
#200 is a Special Vintage art supplies large wood case( 21 X 17 X 4 deep) covered inside & out with panels from various boxes from many of the 199 boxes produced,and covers i have no contents to.Also will have many vintage bike ads on one side.Has handle to carry & a hinged top with 2 clasps to close w/additional hinged front lip pull up feature on top,additional outside hinges to stop top from going back too far.
#201 is a cover-less copy of Jughead #45,1957 issue on a El Baton Double Toro Nicaragua all wood w/hinged top & front clasp to close (9-1/4 X 7 X 3deep) Weight 1lb 1 oz Cigar box.
#202 is a -coverless Fighting Marines issue w/ "Terrorists" & "Goon Squad"stories from Charlton Comics on a El Baton Double Toro Nicaragua all wood w/hinged top & front clasp to close (9-1/4 X 7 X 3deep) Weight 1lb 1 oz Cigar box w/inside pull out walls w/more art/story.
#203 is a Psycho Horror mag on a basic square cigar box w/added chain inside for support to top
#204 is a Tom & Jerry #191,1960 "Electri Fido"-coverless comic on a-Ashton Double Magnum Dominican Republic ( 7 X 8-1/2 X 3 deep ) weight 9 oz all wood w/hinged top & front clasp to close Cigar box
#205 is a looney tunes& Merry Melodes #132,1952 full cover Buggs Bunny on a-Montecristo Dominican Republic ( 9X 8-1/2 X 2 deep )weight 15 oz w/wood basic paper enforced top square wide-good for mag. size
#206 is a Superman's Pal Jimmy Olsen #55,1961 had a full Cover that was brittle, stained & moldy i put on a Padron wood cigar box from the Domincan Republic w/hinged top. After a few layers of mod podge under & over the mold it will not be a problem.
#207 is a Beep Beep The Road Runner #54,1975 full cover issue on a all wood Kristoff Sumatra Cigar box w/pin hinged top.
# 208 is a X-men Classics from 1991 reprinting #162,1975 w/Wolverine (2nd box from this story)on a My Father Cigar Le Bijou 1922 Torpedo Box( 10-1/4 X 6-1/4 X 2-1/4 deep ) Weight 1lb 7 oz w/hinged top inside extra sides pull out for more panels.
# 209 is a cover-less All American Men of War issue #85,1961 "Battle Eagle!" w/Lt.Johnny Cloud on a wood cigar box w/hinged top.
#210 is a Archie #235 a Fawcett Comic from 1974 w/2-stories on all sides inside & out on a basic large flat cigar box.
#211 is a Little Dot #164,1976 on a Gran Habano Honduras (7 X 5-3/4 X 4-1/4 deep) weight 10 oz w/hinged top cigar box
#212 is Fantastic Four #238,1982 from Marvel comics & John Byrne W/Frankie Raye Burning it up-Doom cover on a -Avo Heritage Avo Uvezian Dominican Republic (8 X 7-1/2 X 2 deep) weight-8oz 2-piece top 4-hinges folds together @ center of box.
#213 is a Walt Disney's comics & Stories #93 on a -Arturo Fuente Cuban Corona Dominican Republic square ( 7 X 6 X 3 deep ) Weight 9 oz all wood whinged top & front clasp to close
#214 is a Justice league of America #135,1976 -cover-less issue on a -Quattro small batch Aging Room F55 Dominican Republic all-wood Weight 14 oz ( 8-1/2 X 9 X 2deep ) w/slide off top cigar box
#215 is a Huckleberry Hound Chuckleberry Tales #20,1963 cover-less copy on & in a small basic Cigar box w/paper hinged top that i installed a interior chain for added support.
#216 is a Jughead Jokes #17,1970 Giant Series on a El Baton Double Toro Nicaragua all wood w/hinged top & front clasp to close (9-1/4 X 7 X 3deep) Weight 1lb 1 oz
#217 is a Adventure Comics #317,1964 on a Coronacion Dark Sumatra (8-1/2 X 11X 2 deep) weight-1lb 2 oz -has cigar rack glued to inside bottom from Honduras & is a all wood w/hinged top w/front clasp to close cigar box.
Sold to a very nice couple & proud parents of Paolo a teacher in Pittsburg,Ca who will be gifted this box.
#218 is a Justice league of America #115,1975 on a Hoyo de Monterrey Dark Sumatra de Jose from Honduras & is 1-foot by 7-1/2 X 2-1/4 deep.
#219 is a Hot Rod Cartoons from 1973 a b/w mag on a Avo Uvezian No. 2 Tubos cigar box from Dominican Republic w/slide open & offf top.
#220 is a Kull #11,1973 from Marvel Comics on a Gen 2 Saint Luis Rey Reserva Especial cigar box (7X5-1/2X3deep) w/screwd in hinged top also has inside panels that pull out allowing for more story.
#221 is a Rip Hunter Time Master issue #2,1961 "The Alien Beasts from 500 BC"a cover-less DC comic on a Gispert Fabrica de Tabacos (8-1/2X6X3deep) Cigar box w/screw hinged top & front clasp to close.Also has 4-inside wood panels that pull out for more story.
#223 is a Daredevil #241,1987 Marvel comics with Ann Nocenti story & Tod McFarlane art pages from a 100% stained comic (but now you cannot tell) on a wood cigar box- 2 from this copy on a Cigar box.
#224 is a Katy Keene 3-pager out of a Suzie comic from Archie Series on a small (5X4X4deep) illusion Nicaraguan wood cigar box w/hinged top & front clasp to close.
#225 is a Bucky Bug story from a 1948 Walt Disney on a large flat cigar box. Has an inside chain i installed to support the top.
#226 is a Mad Magazine issue #126 from 1969 in B/W on a large flat cigar box that i installed an inside chain to giving the top added support.
#227 is a Cheyenne #19,1961 issue from Dell comics on a cigar box w/hinged top & front clasp to close.
#228 is a Bugs Bunny issue on a Arturo Fuente cigar box w/hinged top & front clasp to close also has inside side panels that pull out allowing more story & art.
#229 is a True Comics #29,1943 "Blazing Bomber" & "Amazing Marines" on a small flat wood cigar box w/hinged top & front clasp to close also has inside side panels that pull out allowing for more story & art.
#230 is a Superman #253,1972 on a Montecristo classic series basic cigar box i added a chain inside @ side for added support.
#231 is a Kull #11,1973- box 2 concluding this issue on a Garcia & Garcia le Bijou 1922 wood cigar box w/front clasp to close. Over 4-hours work on this box- also added chain to the hinged top for added support.
Sold 11-16-'14 to a nice couple who will gift this to Audrey who attends HS in SF
#232 is a Daffy Duck issue #55,1968 w/marked penciled tattered full cover on a Jamie Garcia Reserva JG Especial TAA Exclusive Torpedo cigar box (7X7-1/2X2deep).Has side side panels that pull out allowing for more Story/Art.
Sold to AJ Cook who will gift this for X-mas
#233 is a Marvel Collectors Item Classics #4,1966 w/Dr. Strange reprinted from Strange Tales #111 which wraps around outside & Hulk #4 w/splash panel on outside of box continuing & concluding inside including inside side wood panels that pull out allowing for more story. The large cigar box w/hinged top & front clasp to close is a
Hoyo de Monterrey Dark Sumatra de Jose from Honduras & is 1-foot by 7-1/2 X 2-1/4 deep.
Sold to Jonnah on Market street in SF who works in sound design & may move to LA soon
#234 is Falling in Love #122,1971 a cover-less romance comic from DC on a Macanudo Montegro Y Cia Court Cafe square oblong cigar paper/board box with inside chain eye screwed to side to add support to top.
Sold to AJ Cook who will gift this for X-mas
#235 is Justice league of America #115,1975 3-pages plus JLA membership pin up page on a small wood Avo Uvezian 2nd movement TAA Limited release w/slide forward & off top.
Sold to Bri & Art in SF & will be given to Tyler in Tenn. who is a soccer player & lives in Germany.
#236 is a Heckle & Jeckle from a unknown # in the 1950's of a Mighty Mouse (few panels of M.M. included on the inside)comic on a small square paper/board Honey cigar box w/double door flip up to open top.
Sold to Pam my good friend in San Francisco 1 of 3 she bought. TY -so much!
#237 is a Popeye #142,1978 full cover by Whitman-torn to spell hitman (-not by me) on a all wood Cohiba Robusto cigar box w/hinged top.
sold in SF to Mr. No-Name business man in a hurry!
#238 is a collectors Item Classics with Fantastic 4 #7 reprinted in 1966 on a cigar box w/hinged top & has 4-wood sides inside that pull out for more story & Art
Now resides in Atlanta,Georgia w/Ellen & Paul
#239 is Leave it to Binky #12,1950 DC on a large square cigar box (9X7-1/4X4-1/2deep)w/hinged top & front side that pulls down.
Sold to Tina H. in SF who also bought the Time for Love box #250
#240 is a X-Men # 162,1975 3-pages on a small Arturo Fuente Short Story cigar box.
Sold to Paul who needed a box for a pair of steak knives he is giving to friends Wash & Kathy for their Wedding
#241 is a Mary Jane & Sniffles Warner Bros. 1950's comic short story on a small flat cigar box.
Sold to Peter in SF
#242 is another Hot Rod cartoons 1975 "McClod" /Smoke Run b/w on a Jamie Garcia cigar box w/hinged top.
Sold to Dana an Artist in SF
#243 is a Strange Tales #97,1958 DC "Secret of the Space Giant" on a Churchill Baccarat honduras cigar box w/hinged top & front clasp to close.
Sold 1 of 3 boxes to Elizabeth in SF
#244 is a Plastic Man by Jack Cole cover-less comic on a cabinet cigar box w/slide forward & off top.
#245 is a Mad #167,1974 "Straights of San Francisco" & "...Gas Shortage" on a curved rounded Partagas homage Benji cigar box w/screw hinged top & magnetic closure.
Sold & will have a Happy home w/Scott in the Mission dist. of SF.
Sold to Hanna in SF who will gift this box
#247 is a Henery Hawk Warner Bros. Cartoon short story on a small cigar box w/pinned pull back to open top i added a chain inside for support. I detailed the Logo & other images to splash panel/page by putting on a thick layer of mod podge which gives it a color form effect.
Sold in SF to Jesse
#246 is a Champion Sports #1,1973 "The Kid who beat the Oakland A's" on a square cigar box w/slide forward & off top.
#248 is a Green Arrow short story on a small flat cigar box (7X8X2deep) w/pinned top i added a chain inside to for added support.
Sold to Bernhard who will gift this to a friend in Austria
#249 is a Huckleberry Hound short story on a small Aturo Fuente cigar box w/hinged top & front clasp to close.Also has 4-wood sides inside that pull out for more story & art.
Sold to Mary in SF who lives in Oakland
#250 is a Time For Love # 23,1971 on a Large quality wood cigar box that has sections of color & a reflective top w/ screw hinges & magnetic closure.This box is a Macanudo 2014 Estate Limited Edition #145 of 1800 produced cigar box from Jamaica,DR (13X7X2-1/2 deep).
Sold to Tina H. in SF who also got the Binky box
#251 is a Pep #320,1976 w/Archie & the gang in 2-stories
"The Medicine Man" & another on a Padron 3000 cigar box (6X10-1/2X1-3/4deep)
Sold to Morgan in SF who had bought another box a year back but had given it away.TY again !!
#252 is a Action Comics #431,1974 "The Monster who Unmasked Superman" the Monster is from the 420th Century-No Shit!- [ wreaking havoc in Metropolis with the fantastic power to turn ordinary smog cloud into an attacking fist of smoke]-Story by Cary Bates this is box 1 on a padron all wood cigar box w/hinged top (6X10X1-3/4deep)
Sold to Ariel who will gift this to Thomas in SF
#253 is a Flash Giant #205,1971 on a square cigar box w/slide forward & off top.
Sold to Pam my good friend in San Francisco 1 of 3 she bought
#254 is a Beethoven story from True Comics #29,1943 4-pages on a small Chisel LFD Maduro cigar box from D.R.
(8-1/2X6-1/2X1deep) w/hinged top & front clasp to close.
Sold to Pam my good friend in San Francisco 1 of 3 she bought
#255 is a Little Archie in Animal Land #17,1957/'58 Winter "The Skunk Story" on a large Zino Platinum Grand master Tubos cigar box
Sold to Chris in San Francisco TY, Sir!
#256 is a Yosemite Sam & Buggs Bunny full cover gold key comic #32,1975 on a Padron 3000 cigar box
Sold & now has a Happy Home in the Mission / San Francisco with Linda & Carol
#258 is a Tom & Jerry also #258 Gold Key issue & made on request on a all wood Arturo Fuente cigar box.
Pre-Sold to Guy in SF who will gift this to a friend.
#259 is a Justice League of America #115,1975 story on a cigar box w/hinged top & 4 inside wood side panels that pull out for more story & art.
Sold to Bernhard who will bring this box to Guatemala & also Gift box #248 to a friend in Austria
#260 is a Justice League of America #115,1975 conclusion to story from #259 on a Camacho cigar box w/screw hinged top.
Sold to friends of Andrew in SF who gives this box a Happy home
#261 is a Marvel Collectors Item classic #4,1966 reprinting Fantastic 4 #7 parts 4 & 5 concluding the story by Lee & Kirby on a square Montecristo cigar box.
Sold to Kim who will give it a Happy Home in Soma of SF
#262 is a Marvel Collectors Item classic #4,1966 reprinting a Ironman story from Tales of Suspense on a cigar box.
Sold in SF to Tony in the Mission
#263 is a Walt Disney Christmas Parade #7,1958 "Dinner at Grandma's" part 1 full cover & 4 pages on a Cao Hurricane Cigar box w/hinged top.
Sold & 1 of 3 boxes Lisa in SF bought for her 3 boys,Iain,Calum,Alasdair for X-Mas
#264 is a Walt Disney Christmas Parade #7,1958 "Dinner at Grandma's" part 2 back cover & pages on a Romeo cigar box w/chained top. Also has a few links of chain eye screwed to the top to pull open box.
Sold to a sweet Lady ( i didn't get her name!)who will send this to Clint in Ohio
#265 is a Walt Disney Christmas Parade #7,1958 "Dinner at Grandma's" part 3 conclusion on small wood cigar box w/hinged top & front clasp to close.
Sold 12-6-'14 in SF & will be in San Jose with Ivy a young lady who loves comics
#266 is a Supergirl Story which takes place in Chinatown, San Francisco 'The face of the Dragon" from Adventure comics #418 on a square all wood cigar box w/slide forward & off top.
Sold to my pal Thorsten in SF
#268 is a Captain Marvel Adventures #118,1951 from Fawcett comics on a all wood Padrone cigar box
Sold & 1 of 3 boxes Lisa in SF bought for her 3 boys,Iain,Calum,Alasdair for X-Mas
#269 is a Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane #84, 1968 Story "Lois Lane Convict" half torn cover on a small Arturo Fuente all wood cigar box w/hinged top & front clasp to close. also has 4-inside side wall panels that pull out for more story & art.
sold in SF to Joshua who lives in Orange County,Ca works in LA
#270 is a Zap #12,1989 from Last Gasp a Underground Adult's only comic with S.Clay Wilson's "Picnic in Hell" full wrap around cover by Spain plus some R. Williams & the Zap Tour on a large all wood Padrone 5000 cigar box w/hinged top.
#271 is a Fantagor #3,1972 from Last Gasp Corben,Bode,Strnad full cover & back cover on a Romeo Y Julieta Reserva Real Verona's Court square cigar box w/chained top.
Sold to a Monster of a great guy & amazing artist pal o mine-Skinner check out his kick ass assortment of delightful offerings @ Art of Skinner.com This box will be in good company residing in Oakland,Ca in a very happy home.
#272 is a Mary Jane & Sniffles from Warner Bros. Cartoons 1952 Bugs Bunny Summer Special on a medium sized square all wood Padilla Cava Cabinet selection Nicaraguan Cigar box w/slide forward & off top. Also has detailed raised logo lettering to top.
Sold to Zack in SF who will bring this back to Boston,Mass.
#273 is a Black Canary story from DC with art by Alex Toth on a large solid wood cigar box w/hinged top w/20 screws @ sides,top,bottom that give it a metallic appearance. This short Story is a Martial Arts yarn where BC shows off her Judo & Karate moves,also has a Karate full page Ad inside.
Sold in SF to Alex from Australia who lives in the Bay Area & will gift this to his GF who loves the graphics medium.
#274 is a Trashman story from ZAP #12,1989 by Spain in B/w on a cigar box w/hinged top & has 4-inside wall panels that pull out for more Art & story.
Sold in SF & will be gifted to Luke
#275 is a DareDevil #241,1987 box 3 of 3 boxes from this issue -a dark Christmas story on a all wood cigar box w/hinged top.
Sold to Alex in SF
#277 is the Story of the Star Spangled Banner box 2 of 2 boxes from True comics on a small recipe box w/hinged top.
Sold to Rob in SF who will gift this to his GF Jess in Davis,Ca
#278 is a Flash 'The menace of the reverse Flash" box 2 from a Giant Flash 1971 issue on a small cigar box w/hinged top & front clasp to close.
Sold to Mitch from Alameda,Ca
#279 is Dennis the Menace #81 from Fawcett comics on a all wood cigar box w/hinged top & front clasp to close.Has 4 -wood panels inside that pull out for more art & story.
Sold to Jonmichel who will bring this box back home to his 1 year old Joseph in France
#280 is story from the Fantastic Four "The more things change..." by J.Byrne on a all wood cigar box w/hinged top.
Sold & 1 of 3 boxes Lisa in SF bought for her 3 boysIain,Calum,Alasdair for X-Mas
#281 is Captain Storm #2,1964 "Charlie Company's Stolen Christmas from DC -5 pages on a all wood Padrone Londres cigar box w/hinged top.
Sold to Tanya who will gift this to her Father ,Dusty who lives in Ocean Beach,Ca.
#282 is a She Hulk #12,1980 from Marvel comics on a large Arturo Fuente cigar box w/chained top for added support.
Sold to Carol who lives in Oakland
#283 is a Strange Adventures #97,1958 "Throwback World" Padrone Londres cigar box w/hinged top.
Sold to Shauna who lives in Davis,Ca.
#284 is a Flash "The Menace of the Reverse Flash" box 3 concluding the story from this Giant Flash DC issue from 1971 on a square Punch/Rare Coro Jo/El Doble Cigar box w/slide off top.
Sold to Joan in SF who gifted this to her nephew in Florida
#285 is a Superboy #119,1965 "The Duel of the Superboys" on a Spirit of Cuba square cigar box w/chained top for added support.
Sold to a sweet lady(i did not get her name!) in SF who will gift this to her friend Clint who lives in Ohio
#286 is a from Secret Romance#10,1970 on a medium sized Dunhill Signed Range square cigar box w/pull forward & off top.
Sold to Christelle Marcelo in SF
#287 is a Justice l.of America issue# reprinting a 1948 JSA story on a square cigar box with a added chain to the inside top to side for more support.
Sold to Ashley in SF
#288 is a Justice l.of America issue reprinting a JSA story on a square cigar box with a added chain to the inside top to side for more support.
Sold to Anne in SF who gifted this to Dwayne in Fairfield,Ca.
#289 will be a Skinner box with Art given to me by Bay Area Exceptionally excellent Artist SKINNER !!!!
This box is a paper composite cigar box with 2-top doors that open up & outward.
Sold to Jon my pal @ Lasp Gasp who gift's this box to his lovely Daughter Phoebe who lives in SF -So glad this one will be in very good hands & a happy home.
#290 is a Action Comics#,1971 "Secrets of Superman's Fortress" on a large cigar box with inside chained top for added support.
Sold to Don in SF who lives in Saskatoon,SK Canada
#291 is a Action Comics#,1971 "Credit Card Catastrophe" on a square cigar box w/added chain to inside top for more support.
Pre-sold to 4 year young Julian in SF who spotted my boxes @ the Last gasp X-mas party & requested a Superman story. Poppa Jerrico will Santa it to him on X-Mas.
#292 is a Tales of the World Famous Drive thru Bud #1,2013 Full Story by Pat Ryan & authorized by the Publisher Golden Frog Press. This is the 1st box of many as well as counter display boxes i will produce for this Bay Area local Comic Co.
Pre-sold & will be they will be offering them for sale @ their next Convention.
#293 is a 1940's Golden Age Flash story unpublished until printed in this Flash Giant 1971 issue on a square all wood cigar box w/pinned top that will have a chain inside for added support.
I gave this one to Owen my 11 year old Nephew in Oakland
#294 is a Tales of the World Famous Drive thru Bud #1,2013 Story on a large square all wood cigar box.
Pre-Sold to Golden Frog Press.
#295 is a Little Audrey #50,1956 on a medium sized square cigar box w/chain inside top for more support.
I gave this one to my sweet niece B who lives in Oakland for X-mas.
#296 is a X-Men #9,1992 on a large flat cigar box w/hinged top w/added chain to support the top.
Sold to JP who also bought boxes #181-#184 a Spider-man Set & lives in SF
#297 is a Amazing Spiderman #169,1977 Full cover & splash page & more pages box 1 of 3 boxes made from this issue on a square cigar box w/added chain inside top
Sold to Jim on Market st. in SF,he will gift this to 7 year old Felix who lives in SF
#298 is a Amazing Spiderman #169,1977 box 2 of 3 boxes made from this
issue on a all wood cigar box with hinged top,front clasp to close, & a chain inside to give the top added support.(pic on right)
Sold to Jeanna who works @ the Hemp Center of SF
#299 is a Amazing Spiderman #169,1977 box 3 of 3 boxes made from this issue. This is the conclusion to the story on a very high quality wood John Jameson & Son Irish Whiskey box w/hinged top interior cloth lining plus a pocket inside top that holds a small stitch bound booklet in a envelope that now has Art & Story from Amazing Spiderman #80 'The Chameleon"
Sold & shipped to to Mac in Marin county who gifted this to Jason in Arcata
#301 is Marvel reprint of a Hulk issue on a small square cigar box w/inside chained top for added support.
Sold to Crystal in SF
#302 is a Walt Disney Beagle Boys #2,1965 full cover on a small Arturo Fuente/Short Story all wood cigar box w/hinged top.
Sold to Stephani in SF
#303 is a Prince Namor,The Sub Mariner! "To the Death" reprint from Marvel Super Heroes #35 box 2 from this issue on a one of a kind box build of 2 cabinet draws hinged together & has 8 ornate metal corner brackets. I
also put a chain to inside top for added support w/eye screws.
#304 is a Detective Comics #457 with Batman in "There's no hope in crime alley" splash pg & more on a wood Ashton Cabinet No.1 cigar box w/hinged top & front clasp to close,plus added a chain inside to secure top.
Sold to sweet Jamie in SF who also bought #309,312
#305 is a Detective Comics #457 with Batman in "There's no hope in crime alley" full cover & partial story plus original Ads box 2 from this issue on a Romeo Y Julieta En Tubos square Cigar box. (8-1/2X5X2deep)
Sold to Mac in Marin county who gifted this to Charles in San Rafael
#306 is a Thor #220,1974 on a Romeo Y Julieta square En Tubos w/chain inside top for added support.
Sold to David who lives in SF & works @ Sega
#307 is a Superman#225,1970 on a Romeo Y Julieta square En Tubos w/chain inside top for added support.
Sold to Jeff in SF
#308 is Thor #220,1974 Box 2 on a Romeo Y Julieta square En Tubos w/chain inside top for added support.
Sold to Mac in SF who lives in Marin
#309 is a Mighty Mouse "The Secret Weapon"cover-less unknown numbered issue on a Arturo Fuente short story cigar box w/hinged top & front clasp to close.
Sold to sweet Jamie in SF who also bought #304,312
#310 is a Marvel Tales reprinting Amazing Spiderman with Medusa full cover & pages on a Arturo Fuente En Tubos square cigar box w added chain for more support to the top.
Sold to Mac in Marin county who bought 4 boxes so he could gift some to friends TY,Mac! This one goes to Ann in Corte Madera.
#311 is a Joker #6,1976 "Sherlock stalks the Joker" full cover & pages on a Arturo Fuente En Tubos square cigar box w added chain for more support to the top.
Sold to my pal Aaron who owns the Beauty Bar in San Francisco
#312 is a Captain America #198,'74 "Cap's Love Story" 2 page wrap-around plus 3 more pages inside & out by Jack Kirby on a Arturo Fuente En Tubos square cigar box w
added chain for more support to the top
Sold to Sweet Jamie in SF who also picked up #309 & #304
#313 is a Captain America #198,'74 "Cap's Love Story" full cover plus 4 more pages inside & out by Jack Kirby on a Arturo Fuente En Tubos square cigar box w added chain for more support to the top
Sold to Cassius a Comic book fan & was a customer of al's comics -retail shop
Thank You young Sir!
#314 is a Adventures into the Unknown #146,1964 "The Ghost Killer who vanished" torn coner but full cover on a de Partagas Spanish Rosado cigar box.
Sold to Jessica who will gift this box to 15 year old Jasper
#315 is Amazing Adventures #32,1975 Killraven warrior of the Worlds in "Only the Computer shows me any Respect" by D.McGregor & C.Russell & Marvel comics on a Montecristo square 6X6X3-1/2 cigar box w/chain inside top for added support.
Sold 5-2-'15 to Tim in SF who was w/Dave another X-comic shop owner
#316 is a Marvel Tales reprint of Amazing Spiderman with Medusa on a solid all wood cigar box w/chain added inside to support top.
Sold to my pal Josh Ellingston a great bay area Artist. Super cool that he owns this box!
#317 is X-Men #204,1988 on a Bering all wood cigar box made on Request & comic supplied by Chris in SF
#318 is a Fantastic Four Annual #4 Splash page & part one of "The Torch that was"by Lee & Kirby on a solid square heavy cigar box w/chain inside for added support to top.
Sold to Shane who works @ the Hemp Center
#319 is a Tales of the Drive thru Bud #1,2013 full color cover & story pages in black & white print on a Hoyo de Monterrey de Jose Gener Excalibur #1cigar box w/hinged top & front clasp to close. Comics from Golden Frog Press.
Sold to Golden Frog press
#320 is a Stoner Comix #1,2014 full color cover & story pages in black & white print on a Hoyo de Monterrey de Jose Gener Excalibur #1cigar box w/hinged top & front clasp to close. Comics from Golden Frog Press.
Sold to Golden Frog Press
#321 is a Classic Superman reprint #13,1941 on a Hoyo de Monterrey de Jose Gener Excalibur #1cigar box w/hinged top & front clasp to close.
Sold 3-22-'15 to Amy who will gift this to her friend David in Buffalo,NY
#322 is a Adventures into the Unknown #146,1964 "The World Below" is box 2 from this issue on a Arturo Fuente square all wood cigar box w/hinged top & front clasp to close.
Sold 3-22-'15 to Chase in SF who may gift this to a Friend
#323 is a Creepy #70,1975 "The Shadow" by Edgar Allan Poe on a large all wood Cohiba Toro cigar box (12X7X 1-3/4deep) w/hinged top,front clasp to close & added chain inside for added support to top.
sold to Mannie in SF
#324 is a Marvel Tales #61 reprinting Amazing Spider-man #80 "The Chameleon" full cover & pages on a large Thomas Hinds Lonsdale extra aged Maduro cigar box (11X8X2deep) with hinged top,front clasp & added chain inside for support to top.
Sold to Phil in SF
#325 is a Lobo #1,1965 another western story from this Charlton comic with art & story by Tony Tallarico
on a small Onyx reserve robusto cigar box w/hinged top & 2-front clasps to close.
Sold 3-28-'15 to Peter @ the Hemp Center in SF
#326 is a X-Men #9,1992 J.Lee & S.Lobdell on a Alex Bradley Empire State Edition all wood cigar box (9X6X2deep) with pull out inside side panels,hinged top,& front clasp to close.
Sold to Phil in SF who also bought box #324
#327 is a mAd #77,1963 with Al Jaffee,Don Martin,& spy vs spy on a square Maduro cigar box w/added chain inside to add support to top.
Book provided by my good friend in SF Russell who will give it a happy home.
#328 is a Creepy #70,1975 AEPoe's "Berenice with Isidro Mones art on a triangular La Gloria cubana all wood 2-piece cigar box made for & traded to Andrea for an Ipod who worked @ my shop al's comics.
She lives & thrives in SF
It means so much to me that my good pals appreciate my work & that i can tailor make boxes w/them in mind.<3
#329 is a Scary Tales #22,1980 Charlton comic cover & ads outside with 'The Cat" story w/Dr.Graves inside a Camacho Triple Maduro half Pyrmid shaped all wood cigar box hinged top ,front clasp to close,w/inside walls that pull out for more story.
Sold to Terumi in SF who will gift this to her friend Kat
#330 is a Amazing Spider-man #80 from a reprint in Marvel Tales #61 the conclusion to the story plus ads on a Padron all wood cigar box(12X7X2) w/hinged top, front clasp to close & chained top to side inside for added support.
sold to City Smoke in SF TY Majeb!
#331 is a Tom & Jerry #258,1971 reprinted stories from the 1950s on a medium sized solid all wood cigar box with pinned top (6-1/2X6X4-1/2) & chain inside to add support to top.
sold 4-3-'15 to Cameron who gifted this to his sweety Kani in SF
#332 is a Superboy "The Shrinking of Superboy" outside w/Superman Epilogue from another story inside on a Romeo Julieta square cigar box (7X7X3) with added chain inside for added support to top.
Sold 3-28-15 to Paulo @ the Hemp Center of SF
#333 is a Romance story "Roadhouse Waitress"plus ad on a Hoyo de Monterrey de Jose Gener Excalibur #1 cigar box w/hinged top, front clasp to close & add chain inside to give added support to top
Sold 4-26-'15 to Justin who lives in L.A.
#334 is a Famous Monsters Pics in B/W "Brains from Planet Arous" on top on large (10X9-1/2x1-1/2) flat cigar box w/added chain inside.
Sold 3-21-'15 to Manny in SF
#335 is a Character Jam collection of over 40 iconic figures from various unused panels on the outside of a Jose Cuervo,Carlos Aguirre Tequila box w/slide off top w/more combo of panels inside this solid wood box
Sold to Terumi in SF who works @ the Hemp Center another customer from back in the day at al's comics SF
#336 is a Random Panels combo on a large Cohiba,Toro cigar box hinged top & front clasp to close pre-sold to City Smoke @ 18th & Mission
#337 is a Marvel Team-Up #40,1976 with Spider-man & the Sons of the Tiger box 1 has 2-splash plus 6-pages on a solid all wood cognac box (14x4x4) w/hinged top & front clasp to close.
Sold to Richard of the Hemp Center of SF
#338 is a Marvel Team-Up #40,1976 with Spider-man & the Sons of the Tiger box 2 has full cover plus 6 pages on a all wood Ashland cigar box w/hinged top & front clasp to close.
Sold 3-28-'15 to Paul @ the Hemp Center of SF
#339 is a World's Finest #229,1975 Full cover plus pages of Superman,Batman story on a Padron 2000 all wood cigar box w/hinged top.
Sold 3-28-'15 to Jeany @ the Hemp Center who will gift this to her brother in SF
#340 is a box 3 from Marvel Team-Up #40,1976 with Spider-man & the Sons of the Tiger conclusion to the story on a small Gurkha,Evil cigar all wood cigar box (7X4-1/2X3-1/2)deep w/slide off top to open.
Sold to Joe in SF (1 of 3 he bought)
#341 is a World's Finest #329,1975 box 2 conclusion to this story with Superman,Batman plus full page Tor by Kubert Ad inside a Artero Fuente Best seller cigar box (8-1/2X5-1/2X3deep) w/hinged top & front clasp to close.
Sold 3-30-'15 to Chris in SF
#342 is a Mighty Mouse from the 1950's had no cover,no credits.This story takes place near San Francisco on a Hoyo De Monterrey Jose Gener Excalibur all wood cigar box (8X5X4) w/hinged top & front clasp to close.
Sold 3-30-'15 to Melissa @ the Hemp club of SF
#344 is a Superman #251,1976 full cover on a Hoyo Monterrey large cigar box w/added chain inside top.
Sold 4-3-'15 to Shane in SF
#345 is a High Times #5,1975 my original copy full tattered cover (i used an eraser to white out eyes on cover in '76, on a smoky night) price quotes on back,ads on sides & inside.Katmandu,on the path of Hashish & more inside chained hinged top a smoking jacket KBF Kelner cigar box w/clasp front to close.
Made 4-2-'15 by request
Sold 4-3-'15 to Shane in SF
#346 is a Thor #251,1976 full cover & pages on a Hoyo Excalibur cigar box (8X5X4) w/hinged & chained top inside,front clasp on front.
Sold on 4-19-'15 to Jesse & Marisol of the Mission in SF,TY sweet folks!
#347 is a Fantastic Four Annual wMadThinker also FF#25 panels inside on a AJ Fernandez,New World Square cigar box w/chain added inside to support top.
Sold 4-10-'15 to Joe in SF who bought 2-other boxes too
#348 is a Hulk #110 (box 2,B#199 was B1) panels & story on a A.Fuente Exquisitos cigar box (6X6X3deep) w/hinged top front clasp on front & 4-inside wood side pieces that pull out for more art & story.
Sold to Joe in San Francisco -he bought 3 boxes & was w/his pal Rob- comic fan's !!
#349 is a Batman #608,2002 HUSH w/Loeb & Lee from a reprinted Ed. on a large Namakubi cigar box w/pull off top (9-3/4X9-3/4X1-1/2deep)
Sold on 4-20-'15 to Terumi in the Hemp Center of SF
#351 is a Simpsons #11 reprint story on a 7x5x3-1/3deep paper composite box w/two piece top opener
Sold 4-26-'15 to Jacob in SF,TY Sir!
#353 is a Romance comic story"A Liberated woman" on a olivia Serie V square cigar box w a slide off top 7X6X4deep
Sold 4-29-'15 to Malini in SF,TY Sweet lady!
#354 is a Fantastic Four #25 box 2 from this reprint story by Stan Lee & Jack Kirby on a square Romeo Julieta cigar box w chain inside for added support to top. Sold to Michael who lives in SF
#355 is a Unexpected #124 "Gift of the Ghouls" on a Hoyo all wood cigar box w/hinged top & front clasp to close
#356 is a Adventure Comics #280,1961 w/Superboy on a Best Seller cigar box finished on
#357 is a Marvel Team-Up #65,1978 w/Spider-Man & Captain Britain story on a Onyx all wood cigar box hinged top,front clasp
#358 is a Marvel Team-Up #65,1978 w/Spider-Man & Captain Britain story on a Arturo Fuente all wood cigar boxhinged top,front clasp