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Complete Mystery • True Complete Mystery (1948-1949) Save link

Series is initially named "Complete Mystery", but is renamed to "True Complete Mystery" with #5.

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Ti:7 dead men!25
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Ti:The hanging of Little John4
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Ch:Tommy Tyme and His Wonderful Clock of the Ages
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Text story with art/photosThe stuffed rubber[N.G.]2
21948/10Not rated$0.10
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Ti:Fate's fearful jigsaw!25
Cr:W-Stan Lee   P/L-Syd Shores   I/F-[N.G.]   L-[N.G.]   C-[N.G.]
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Ti:Oddities in crime!1
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Ti:Let's Play Detective1
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Ch:Detective Skip McCoy
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Text story with art/photosFaith[N.G.]2
31948/12Not rated$0.10
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Ti:Fear in the night!25
Cr:W-Stan Lee   P/L-Carl Burgos   I/F-[N.G.]   L-[N.G.]   C-[N.G.]
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Ti:Call a spade a spade2
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Ch:Detective Skip McCoy
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Text story with art/photosThat sleepy man (SL-3431)[N.G.]2
41949/02Not rated$0.10
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Ti:Squealer's die fast!18
Cr:W-Stan Lee   P/L-Carl Burgos   I/F-[N.G.]   L-[N.G.]   C-[N.G.]
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Ti:A look at a crook!4
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Text storyDangerous delivery (SL-4114)[N.G.]2

True Complete Mystery (1948-1949)

51949/04Not rated$0.10
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Ti:Rico Mancini the deadly dude!13
Cr:W-[N.G.]   P/L-Joe Sinnott   I/F-[N.G.]   L-[N.G.]   C-[N.G.]
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Ti:Are You a Detective?: The farmer in the well!1
Cr:W-Allen Bellman   P/L-Allen Bellman   I/F-Allen Bellman   L-[N.G.]   C-[N.G.]
Ch:Skip McCoy
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Ti:The fatal partnership!5
Cr:W-[N.G.]   P/L-[N.G.]   I/F-[N.G.]   L-[N.G.]   C-[N.G.]
Ch:Joey Carter, Terry Denise
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Ti:Murder will out!6
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Text with art/photosEditorial: A letter to our readers and their parents! Hi, friends[N.G.]1
Text storyPrison break (SL-3202)Stan Lee?2
Text with art/photosPublic service: Wanted by the F.B.I. - List of 3 wanted criminals[N.G.]1
61949/06Not rated$0.10
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Ti:The frame-up that failed!7
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Ti:Triangle of terror!6
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Ti:Are You a Detective?: The imperfect alibi!1
Cr:W-Allen Bellman   P/L-Allen Bellman   I/F-Allen Bellman   L-[N.G.]   C-[N.G.]
Ch:Skip McCoy
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Ti:The corpse in the cellar!8
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TextEditorial: A letter to our readers and their parents![N.G.]1
Text storyMurder is no joke (SL-3267)Stan Lee?2
Text with art/photosPublic Service: Wanted by the F.B.I. - List of 3 wanted criminals[N.G.]1
71949/08Not rated$0.10
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Ti:The man called X!8
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Ti:The crime of Alex Calendish!7
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Ti:Twelve haunting years!7
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?Public Service: Wanted by the F.B.I. - List of 3 wanted criminals[N.G.]1
Text storyBeware of pickpockets[N.G.]3
81949/10Not rated$0.10
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Ti:The strange downfall of Mr. Anderson!10
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Ti:The man from nowhere!7
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Ti:Can a con go straight?7
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Text story with art/photosThe prosecutor defends (5608)[N.G.]2
?Public Service: Wanted by the F.B.I. - List of 3 wanted criminals.[N.G.]1
Adventures into Weird Worlds (1952-1954) Save link
11952/01Not rated$0.10
Front coverJoe Maneely1
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21952/02Not rated$0.10
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Ti:The eyes?
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31952/03Not rated$0.10
Front coverJoe Maneely1
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4Spr1952Not rated$0.10
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Cr:P/L-Russ Heath   I/F-Russ Heath
51952/04Not rated$0.10
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Ti:The terrible trunk5
Cr:P/L-Joe Sinnott   I/F-Joe Sinnott
Ti:Don't bury me deep!7
Cr:W-[N.G.]   P/L-Bill Everett   I/F-Bill Everett   L-[N.G.]   C-[N.G.]
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Ti:You're going to die yesterday3
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61952/05Not rated$0.10
Front coverBill Everett1
Ti:The ghost still walks5
Cr:W-[N.G.]   P/L-Joe Sinnott   I/F-Joe Sinnott   L-[N.G.]   C-[N.G.]
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Ti:The wooden man?
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71952/06Not rated$0.10
Front coverRuss Heath1
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81952/07Not rated$0.10
Front coverBill Everett1
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91952/08Not rated$0.10
Front coverRuss Heath1
Ti:Do not feed?
Cr:W-[N.G.]   P/L-Tony DiPreta   I/F-[N.G.]   L-[N.G.]   C-[N.G.]
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Ti:Alone?
Cr:W-[N.G.]   P/L-Brown   I/F-Gantz   L-[N.G.]   C-[N.G.]
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101952/09Not rated$0.10
Front coverBill Everett1
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Cr:P/L-Bernard Krigstein
Ti:The ghoul?
Cr:W-[N.G.]   P/L-Vic Carrabotta   I/F-[N.G.]   L-[N.G.]   C-[N.G.]
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Ti:Down in the cellar?
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Ti:The killers?
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Ti:Pit fear?
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111952/10Not rated$0.10
Front coverBill Everett1
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121952/11Not rated$0.10
Front coverBill Everett1
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Cr:W-Stan Lee   P/L-George Tuska   I/F-George Tuska
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131952/12Not rated$0.10
Front coverBill Everett1
Ti:The vampire maker!?
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141953/01Not rated$0.10
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Ti:Horror on Haunted Hill!6
Cr:W-Stan Lee   P/L-Carmine Infantino   I/F-Carmine Infantino   L-[N.G.]   C-[N.G.]
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Ti:Forever is a long time!5
Cr:W-[N.G.]   P/L-Lawrence Woromay   I/F-[N.G.]   L-[N.G.]   C-[N.G.]
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Ti:Shriek in the night3
Cr:W-Stan Lee   P/L-[N.G.]   I/F-[N.G.]   L-[N.G.]   C-[N.G.]
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Ti:The man who walked on water!5
Cr:W-[N.G.]   P/L-Jay Scott Pike   I/F-Jay Scott Pike   L-[N.G.]   C-[N.G.]
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Ti:The man who steales gravestones!4
Cr:W-[N.G.]   P/L-Sol Brodsky   I/F-Sol Brodsky   L-[N.G.]   C-[N.G.]
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151953/02Not rated$0.10
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Ti:Flying saucer?
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Ti:Mind over matter?
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Ti:The old man's secret!5
Cr:P/L-Jay Scott Pike
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Ti:Kiss of death6
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Ti:Surprise!5
Cr:W-[N.G.]   P/L-Jack Keller   I/F-Jack Keller   L-[N.G.]   C-[N.G.]
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171953/04Not rated$0.10
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Ti:This way out5
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181953/05Not rated$0.10
Front coverBill Everett1
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191953/06Not rated$0.10
Front coverBill Everett1
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201953/06Not rated$0.10
Front coverRuss Heath1
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211953/08Not rated$0.10
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221953/09Not rated$0.10
Front coverBill Everett, Joe Maneely, Doug Wildey1
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231953/10Not rated$0.10
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241953/12Not rated$0.10
Front coverBill Everett1
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251954/01Not rated$0.10
Front coverBill Everett, Joe Maneely1
Ti:Nightmare!3
Cr:P/L-Joe Sinnott   I/F-Joe Sinnott
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261954/02Not rated$0.10
Front coverJoe Maneely1
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271954/03Not rated$0.10
Front coverJoe Maneely1
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281954/04Not rated$0.10
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291954/05Not rated$0.10
Front coverJoe Maneely1
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301954/06Not rated$0.10
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Ti:When worlds meet5
Cr:P/L-Joe Sinnott   I/F-Joe Sinnott
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Mystical Tales (1956-1957) Save link
11956/06  
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41956/12  
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51957/02  
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61957/04  
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Ti:The forbidden room4
Cr:W-[N.G.]   P/L-Joe Sinnott   I/F-Joe Sinnott   L-[N.G.]   C-[N.G.]
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71957/06  
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Ti:It happened in the attic!3
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Ti:The secret of the haunted picture?
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Ti:Hide and shriek4
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81957/08  
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Marvel Mystery Comics (II) (1999) Save link
11999/12 $3.95
Front coverAlex Schomburg1
Ti:The Parrot strikes back15
Cr:W-Carl Burgos   P/L-Carl Burgos   I/F-Carl Burgos   L-[N.G.]   C-[N.G.]
Ch:Human Torch (GoldAge), Toro I
Rp:Reprint from Marvel Mystery Comics (I) #26
Ti:-6
Cr:W-Jack Kirby, Joe Simon   P/L-Jack Kirby   I/F-Joe Simon   L-[N.G.]   C-[N.G.]
Ch:Vision (GoldAge)
Rp:Reprint from Marvel Mystery Comics (I) #23
Ti:The case of the vanishing convicts!12
Cr:W-Bill Everett   P/L-Bill Everett   I/F-Bill Everett   L-Bill Everett   C-[N.G.]
Ch:Sub-Mariner I
Rp:Reprint from Marvel Mystery Comics (I) #23
Ti:The devil and the green plague10
Cr:W-Jack Kirby, Joe Simon   P/L-Jack Kirby, Joe Simon   I/F-Jack Kirby, Joe Simon   L-[N.G.]   C-[N.G.]
Ch:Hurricane I
Rp:Reprint from Captain America Comics #2
Ti:The case of the armless tiger man9
Cr:W-[N.G.]   P/L-Paul Gustavson   I/F-Allen Bellman   L-[N.G.]   C-[N.G.]
Ch:Angel (GoldAge)
Rp:Reprint from Marvel Mystery Comics (I) #26
Ti:-8
Cr:W-[N.G.]   P/L-Harry Sahle   I/F-Harry Sahle   L-[N.G.]   C-[N.G.]
Ch:Silver Scorpion
Rp:Reprint from Comedy Comics (I) #9
Ti:The White Death11
Cr:W-Jack Kirby, Joe Simon   P/L-Al Avison, Jack Kirby, Joe Simon   I/F-Reed Crandall, George Klein   L-[N.G.]   C-[N.G.]
Ch:Captain America I
Rp:Reprint from Captain America Comics #9
Marvel Mystery Comics Commemorative Edition (2004) Save link
12004 $4.99
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Rm:Reprints from Marvel Mystery Comics (I) #8-10