Featuring Pre-Code Horror issues with cover or interior art depicting decapitations Pre-Code refers to the time before the establishment of the 1954 Comics Code Authority industry regulating standards

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Marvel ⋅ 1952
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Decapitation cover art by Joe Maneely

Street and Smith ⋅ 1944
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Decapitation cover published prior to the establishment of the Comics Code Authority

Fiction House ⋅ 1944
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Controversial cover art depicting a soldier decapitating his enemy

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Cover art depicting decapitation

Street and Smith ⋅ 1940
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Decapitation cover

Charlton ⋅ 1952
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Decapitation cover, published prior to the establishment of the Comics Code Authority

Stanley Morse ⋅ 1953
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Decapitation cover, published prior to the establishment of the Comics Code Authority

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Decapitation cover, published prior to the establishment of the Comics Code Authority

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Harvey ⋅ 1954
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Decapitation cover, published prior to the establishment of the Comics Code Authority

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Published prior to the establishment of the Comics Code Authority

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One of the comic books used during the cross-examination of EC publisher William Gaines during hearings in front of the Senate Committee

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