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If this one simple rule cannot be followed, this listing will be removed. In this post, ill be taking a look at some of portlands local comic publishers, beginning with the one that started it all. Most comic publishing companies were established in the united states of america where comics became popular in the mid 1900s. Ace magazines was a comicbook and pulpmagazine publishing company headed by aaron a.
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