(September 1953)

Dell, 1942 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand:
Dell Comic
Editing:
?
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U.S.; Standard Silver Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

Indicia title is "THE GREEN HORNET, No. 496." Code number is G.H.O.S. #496-539. Copyright 1953 by The Green Hornet, Inc. Based on the radio program "The Green Hornet".


The Green Hornet (Table of Contents)

The Green Hornet / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
? (painting)
Inks:
? (painting)
Colors:
? (painting)

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
Green Hornet

How To "Lift" a Fingerprint (Table of Contents)

filler / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
How to lift a fingerprint from an object with talcum powder and transparent tape.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover; black and white. Illustrations with typeset text.

The Freightyard Robberies (Table of Contents)

The Green Hornet / comic story / 18 pages (report information)

Script:
Paul S. Newman
Pencils:
Frank Thorne
Inks:
Frank Thorne
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
Green Hornet [Britt Reid]; Michael Axford; Kato; Miss Case
Synopsis:
A gang hijacks trains in freight yards, killing the crews and stealing medical supplies for the European black market. After two such robberies, a note is found saying the Green Hornet is behind the crimes.

Indexer Notes

The Green Hornet's last appearance was in GREEN HORNET, RACKET BUSTER (Harvey, 1949 series) #47 (September 1949). Pencils and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007)

Proof of Treason (Table of Contents)

Green Hornet / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script:
Paul S. Newman
Pencils:
Frank Thorne
Inks:
Frank Thorne
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
Green Hornet [Britt Reid]; Kato; Michael Axford
Synopsis:
A university professor has an attempt on his life when a hand grenade is thrown at his apartment. The professor, who at one time was a member of the Communist Party, holds information on a mayoral candidate who is secretly a member of the party and was involved in espionage.

Indexer Notes

Story continues on the inside back cover in black and white and concludes on the back cover in color. The Green Hornet's next appearance would be in GREEN HORNET (Gold Key, 1967 series) #1. Pencils and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007)

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Green Hornet
    The Green Hornet
  2. 1. How To "Lift" a Fingerprint
  3. 2. The Freightyard Robberies
    The Green Hornet
  4. 3. Proof of Treason
    Green Hornet
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