(October 1940)

Standard, 1940 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
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Indicia frequency:
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Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Better Publications, Inc.
Editing:
Ned Pines
Format:
Color; Standard Golden Age US; Saddle-Stitched; Newsprint; Ongoing

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Dr. Strange / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Kin Platt?
Inks:
Kin Platt?
Colors:
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In the Everglades (Table of Contents)

Dr. Strange / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Richard Hughes?
Pencils:
George Mandel?
Inks:
George Mandel?
Colors:
?
Letters:
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Characters:
Kerner (villain, introduction, death); Maglio (villain, introduction); Big Joe Albuto (villain, introduction)

[The Ghost Meets George Washington] (Table of Contents)

Ghost / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
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Pencils:
George Mandel
Inks:
George Mandel
Colors:
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Letters:
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Characters:
Prof. Fenton (villain); Colin (villain, introduction); British (villain); Hessians (villain); George Washington (guest-star); Betty Norris (introduction)

[The Submarine Mother-Ship] (Table of Contents)

Tom Niles / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
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Pencils:
Leonard Sansone
Inks:
Leonard Sansone
Colors:
?
Letters:
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Characters:
Nazis (villains)

[The Guardists of Aruba] (Table of Contents)

Lone Eagle / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Elmer Wexler
Inks:
Elmer Wexler
Colors:
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Letters:
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Characters:
The Guardists (villain, introduction, Nazi spies)

Eddie Makes His Mark (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jackson Cole
Letters:
typeset

[Death In the Hotel Metropolis] (Table of Contents)

Woman In Red / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
George Mandel?
Inks:
George Mandel?
Colors:
?
Letters:
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Characters:
Bascom (villain, introduction)

[The Revenge of Torrelli] (Table of Contents)

Dan Duffy / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Kin Platt
Inks:
Kin Platt
Colors:
?
Letters:
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Characters:
Torrelli (villain); Clem Foster (villain)

[The Wreck of the SBU Express] (Table of Contents)

Rio Kid / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
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Pencils:
John Daly
Inks:
John Daly
Colors:
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Letters:
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Characters:
The Lorro Gang (villains, introduction)

[The Cocaine Smugglers] (Table of Contents)

Nickie Norton / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
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Pencils:
Leonard Sansone
Inks:
Leonard Sansone
Colors:
?
Letters:
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Characters:
Bugs Kelly (villain, introduction); other smugglers (villains, introduction)

Marco Polo Jones Goes Talent Scouting (Table of Contents)

Marco Polo Jones / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Ray McGill
Pencils:
Ray McGill
Inks:
Ray McGill
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Mother Goose (guest-star); the Fairy Queen (guest-star); Tom Thumb (guest-star)
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Dr. Strange
  2. 1. In the Everglades
    Dr. Strange
  3. 2. [The Ghost Meets George Washington]
    Ghost
  4. 3. [The Submarine Mother-Ship]
    Tom Niles
  5. 4. [The Guardists of Aruba]
    Lone Eagle
  6. 5. Eddie Makes His Mark
  7. 6. [Death In the Hotel Metropolis]
    Woman In Red
  8. 7. [The Revenge of Torrelli]
    Dan Duffy
  9. 8. [The Wreck of the SBU Express]
    Rio Kid
  10. 9. [The Cocaine Smugglers]
    Nickie Norton
  11. 10. Marco Polo Jones Goes Talent Scouting
    Marco Polo Jones
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