(February 1953)

St. John, 1953 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
St John Approved Comics
Editing:
?
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Silver Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched

Issue Notes

Zip-Jet and Pat are renamed and recolored versions of Rocketman and Rocketgirl who previously appeared in Scoop Comics, Punch Comics, and Hello, Pal.


Iron Fisted Justice (Table of Contents)

Zip-Jet / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Ruben Moreira
Inks:
Ruben Moreira
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

The original splash page has been modified to create this cover. The blurb "Iron Fisted Justice" replaces the original text box, more windows are added around it, and the legs of the figures have been slightly extended. Information from Frank Motler.

Fantastic Brain Destroyers (Table of Contents)

Zip-Jet / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Art Pinajian
Inks:
Art Pinajian
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

The original splash page has been replaced with a new splash, in addition to other minor changes made to make Rocketman into Zip-Jet, etc. Art credits changed from Ruben Moreira as originally indexed based on the reprint of the original story in Golden-Age Greats #1, information from Jerry Bails' Who's Who, and Frank Motler.

Death Stalks The Show (Table of Contents)

Zip-Jet / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ruben Moreira
Inks:
Ruben Moreira
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Reprints:

Sinister Seizure (Table of Contents)

Zip-Jet / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ruben Moreira
Inks:
Ruben Moreira
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Reprints:

Have You Heard? (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Indexer Notes

"Selections from '10,000 Jokes, Toasts,and Stories.' Copyright, 1939, 1940, by Lewis & Fay Copeland. Published by Garden City Publishing Company, Inc." Page of gags (text) with an illustrated border. Sequence added by Frank Motler, August 2009.

Gag Bag (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

"Selections from '10,000 Jokes, Toasts,and Stories.' Copyright, 1939, 1940, by Lewis & Fay Copeland. Published by Garden City Publishing Company, Inc." Page of gags (text) with an illustrated border. Sequence added by Frank Motler, August 2009.

The Cryptic Cache (Table of Contents)

Zip-Jet / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ruben Moreira
Inks:
Ruben Moreira
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Iron Fisted Justice
    Zip-Jet
  2. 1. Fantastic Brain Destroyers
    Zip-Jet
  3. 2. Death Stalks The Show
    Zip-Jet
  4. 3. Sinister Seizure
    Zip-Jet
  5. 4. Have You Heard?
  6. 5. Gag Bag
  7. 6. The Cryptic Cache
    Zip-Jet
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Henry Andrews
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Lou Mougin
  • Jeremy Patterson
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Klein
  • Jim Walls