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Walter Durajlija

Walter Durajlija is an Overstreet Advisor and Shuster Award winner. He owns Big B Comics in Hamilton Ontario.

Comic Culture: December 23rd, 2009

Hey, gang! Welcome to the holday edition of the Comic Book Daily podcast with your amazing hosts; Christopher Owen and Walter Durajlija. It’s that time of year when we get all sentimental and these big lugs are no exception. So…

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Collecting and Investing Tips #17

Year End Review. It’s been a lot of fun writing up the Collecting and Investing Tips for comicbookdaily.com. With our first year officially behind us I thought it would be cool to do a quick review of the tips that appeared
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Undervalued Spotlight #17

Fantastic Four #25, April 1964, Marvel Comics. This issue brings a ton of stuff to the table. It features a now classic battle cover pitting the Hulk against the Thing. Though Hulk first appeared on the cover of
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Comic Culture: December 16th, 2009

Welcome back to another fantastic installment of the Comic Culture radioshow with your hosts; Walter Durajlija and Christopher Owen. This week, they are joined by the illustrious Laura Thomas of Big B comics in Hamilton, Ontario. She’ll be weighing in…

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Comic Culture: December 10th, 2009

Welcome back to another fine installment of the Comic Culture Radioshow with Christopher Owen and Walter Durajlija. We’ve got a great show lined up for you this week as the guys talk about: black and white comics and the silver…

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Undervalued Spotilght #15

Four Color #596, December 1954, Dell Publishing. When Turok, Son of Stone first appeared in Four Color #596 it was an instant hit. Turok received his own title soon after and that title would run for almost 30 years
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Comic Culture: December 3rd 2009

Welcome back ladies and gents to another exciting installment of the Comic Culture radioshow with our hosts; Walter Durajlija of Big B Comics in Hamilton, Ontario and Christopher Owen; a teacher of Comic History at Mohawk College. In this week’s…

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Collecting and Investing Tips #14

Comic Books as Gifts. Early December is a good time to introduce the concept of collectible comic books as gifts. Whether it’s Christmas, birthdays, graduations or whatever, comic books can be very personal and cherished gifts.
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Undervalued Spotlight #14

Little Dot #1, September 1953, Harvey Comics. It’s hard to find characters originating in comic books that are not super heroes that have conquered the world. Richie Rich is an original comic book creation that has sold millions of comic books, crossed over into TV, Movies and
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Auction Highlights #13

This week I thought we'd have a look at someone who's been getting a lot of press lately. Archie's making headlines with his imaginary weddings to Betty and Veronica (not at the same time). Not surprisingly I found
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Collecting and Investing Tips #13

Vacations, business trips, sporting events, seminars and family functions are just some of the reasons we find ourselves visiting other cities. If you’re a comic collector like me odds are you’ve pulled out the local yellow pages
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Undervalued Spotlight #13

One of the best Bronze Age Marvel runs lies within the Incredible Hulk title. Issues like #141 (1st Doc Samson), #144 (Doc Doom battle cover), #161 (Beast battle), #162 (1st Wendigo), #172 (Juggernaut origin) and not to mention Wolverine’s appearance in issues #180 - #182 are all highly prized by collectors. Hiding amongst these standouts is
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