BALBO. THE BOY MAGICIAN. A "MIGHTY MIDGET" COMIC BOOK. "Death Walks the Stage". No. 12. Fawcett Publications, Inc. 1943. Measures approximately 5 inches by 4 inches. Full color cover. 36 pages including covers. Contents printed in black, white and red. A story in which Balbo matches wits with "Valdini The Man Who Defies Death". Balbo's business partner was John Smith who, according to Michael Grost, was "a non-stereotyped black man. ...intelligent, articulate, honest and courageous....drawn by (Bert) Whitman in a dignified, realistic manner". In very good condition.