(November 1940)

Standard, 1940 Series
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Volume:
4
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Better Publications, Inc.
Editing:
Ned Pines
Format:
Color; Standard Golden Age US; Saddle-Stitched; Newsprint; Ongoing

Issue Notes

called Doc Strange on cover; name Dr. Strange used for last time on interior story


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Doc Strange / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Alex Schomburg
Inks:
Alex Schomburg
Colors:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Doc Strange

Patriot (Table of Contents)

Doc Strange / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script:
Richard Hughes
Pencils:
Alexander Kostuk ?
Inks:
Alexander Kostuk ?
Colors:
Richard Hughes
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Doc Strange; President Franklin Delano Roosevelt; The Leader [Robert Marsh] (villain, introduction); Dallas (villain, introduction, death); Bundists (villains)

[John Kent, famous industrial leader, is chosen...] (Table of Contents)

Ghost / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Richard Hughes?
Pencils:
Ed Wexler
Inks:
Ed Wexler
Colors:
Richard Hughes?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Prof. Fenton (villain, introduction); Nauheim (villain, introduction); King Rasamis (introduction)

["Shocking news!"] (Table of Contents)

Nickie Norton / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Richard Hughes?
Pencils:
Alexander Kostuk?
Inks:
Alexander Kostuk?
Colors:
Richard Hughes?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Myers (villain, introduction, death); Bundists (villain, introduction, death)

[The Lone Eagle, famed American ace, ports at Langley Field!] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ed Wexler
Inks:
Ed Wexler
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Rossi (villain; introduction; death)

[Black Death] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Richard Hughes ?
Pencils:
William Smith
Inks:
William Smith
Colors:
Richard Hughes ?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
The Woman in Red [Peggy Allen]; Black Death [Weber] (villain, introduction)

Indexer Notes

Artist revision from George Mandel to Willaim Smith by Hames Ware, added by Craig Delich 2012-12-25, per Alter Ego #114 (December 2012).

Thrilling Adventures (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jackson Cole
Colors:
Jackson Cole
Letters:
typeset

[Italian sky-raiders bomb the British isle of Malta!] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Leonard Sansone
Inks:
Leonard Sansone
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Schleuter (villain, introduction); Nazis (villain); Fascists (villain)

[Dan Duffy, captain of the Carson University Eleven, meets a new player.] (Table of Contents)

Dan Duffy / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Characters:
Ollie Brant (villain; introduction); Fred Thomas (introduction)

[The Kid camps at the foot of a mountain in western Arizona.] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
John Daly
Inks:
John Daly
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Baker (villain, introduction); Sheriff Dawson (villain, introduction)
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Doc Strange
  2. 1. Patriot
    Doc Strange
  3. 2. [John Kent, famous industrial leader, is chosen...]
    Ghost
  4. 3. ["Shocking news!"]
    Nickie Norton
  5. 4. [The Lone Eagle, famed American ace, ports at Langley Field!]
    Lone Eagle
  6. 5. [Black Death]
    The Woman In Red
  7. 6. Thrilling Adventures
  8. 7. [Italian sky-raiders bomb the British isle of Malta!]
    Tom Niles
  9. 8. [Dan Duffy, captain of the Carson University Eleven, meets a new player.]
    Dan Duffy
  10. 9. [The Kid camps at the foot of a mountain in western Arizona.]
    Rio Kid
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Craig Delich
  • Per Sandell
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Katie
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • James Ludwig
  • Gary L. Watson