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Sam Houston
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Posted: 12 January 2018 at 7:33pm | IP Logged | 1 post reply

On one of my comic book groups on FB many of the members are posting pics of finds at Ollie's of DC books that are priced way under the cover prices. I'm more of a Marvel fan (though Dc in the 80's was a good time and read), but I'm hoping to find collections of John's work! These are examples of what people are seeing in their stores.

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Brian Floyd
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Posted: 12 January 2018 at 8:45pm | IP Logged | 2 post reply

Thanks for posting this. I'll have to go take a look at the store near me sometime. Supposed to be having bad weather the next few days, or I'd go tomorrow.

(Ollie's also sometimes carries comic book multipacks. Bagged sort of like the multipacks we used to see in stores as kids, but I believe it's 5 or more books rather than three. And sometimes they have older comics. I saw an issue of the 80's Superboy series in one once, but didn't have the money to buy the pack at the time.)
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Brian O'Neill
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Posted: 12 January 2018 at 11:39pm | IP Logged | 3 post reply

Dear God...I came here to get away from the unending 'Ollie's' plugfest that group has become.
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Trevor Smith
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Posted: 13 January 2018 at 4:54am | IP Logged | 4 post reply

"Bagged sort of like the multipacks we used to see in
stores as kids..."


Speaking of that, my sainted wife found me a 10-pack for
christmas this year. I was a little put off at first,
as the two visible were fairly modern vintage, but
inside there were some old-school goodies.

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Christopher Frost
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Posted: 13 January 2018 at 9:07am | IP Logged | 5 post reply

If we had one of those stores around here, I'd be broke, lol.  
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Joe Hollon
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Posted: 14 January 2018 at 6:26pm | IP Logged | 6 post reply

Finally found these at my Ollie's. Absolutely comical
(no pun intended) display. One giant cardboard box full
of books. I had to dig and lean in and I'm sure I only
saw 30% of what was there. I look forward to going back
in a few months to see what's on the bottom. Great
deals. I bought $400 worth of books retails price for
$60. Wowza!
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Brian Miller
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Posted: 20 January 2018 at 1:10pm | IP Logged | 7 post reply

I got the first two Starman Omnibuses (Omnibi?) and the first two Superman Adventures trades for $18. 
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