(November 1940)

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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
Monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Whitman Publishing Co., Inc.
Editing:
Oskar Lebeck
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Flying Fortress / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Al McWilliams
Inks:
Al McWilliams
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure

[Sabotage At the Belford Works] (Table of Contents)

Owl / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Leonard Steinman?
Pencils:
Frank Thomas
Inks:
Frank Thomas
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Owl [Nick Terry]; The Chief (first appearance; villain; death; Thor); Barbara Belford (first appearance); Mitchell Carr (first appearance; death)

Indexer Notes

copyright 1940 by R. S. Callender

[Tarzan and the Tournament of Nimmr: Part 3] (Table of Contents)

Tarzan / text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Hal Bittner [as HB] (signed, illustrations)
Inks:
Hal Bittner [as HB] (signed, illustrations)
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Tarzan

[Inside the Hollow Earth: Part 4] (Table of Contents)

Bob and Bill / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Robert Bugg (signed)
Inks:
Robert Bugg (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure

Indexer Notes

copyright 1940 by R. S. Callender

[Yaqui Joe the Bandit: Part 3] (Table of Contents)

Red Ryder / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Fred Harman
Pencils:
Fred Harman (signed)
Inks:
Fred Harman (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Yaqui Joe (villain)
Reprints:
  • from Red Ryder (Newspaper Enterprise Association) ? - ?

Indexer Notes

newspaper reprints copyright 1930 by NEA Services

[The Poisoned Headgear] (Table of Contents)

Gabby Scoops / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Treadwell (signed)
Pencils:
Bill Connor (signed)
Inks:
Bill Connor (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure; humor

Indexer Notes

copyright 1940 by R. S. Callender

[Pirate Attack] (Table of Contents)

Crusoes / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Al Micale
Inks:
Al Micale
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
A band of pirates (first appearance; villains; death)

Indexer Notes

copyright 1940 by R. S. Callender

[The Chemical Plant Bombing] (Table of Contents)

Ellery Queen / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bill Ely
Inks:
Bill Ely
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure

Indexer Notes

copyright 1940 by R. S. Callender

[Hyster and Professor Zero] (Table of Contents)

Myra North / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Ray Thompson (signed)
Pencils:
Charles Coll (signed)
Inks:
Charles Coll (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure

Indexer Notes

strip reprints; cont'd from issue #24

[The Menace of Dr. Thor: Part ?] (Table of Contents)

Don Winslow / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
F. V. Martinek (signed)
Pencils:
Leon A. Beroth
Inks:
Leon A. Beroth
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure; war
Characters:
Dr. Thor (villain); the Duchess (villain)
Reprints:
  • from Don Winslow of the Navy (Bell Syndicate) ? - ?

Indexer Notes

copyright 1939 by the Bell Syndicate

[The Dogcatcher Duel] (Table of Contents)

Davey and Dingo / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Don Black (signed)
Pencils:
Joe Berger (signed)
Inks:
Joe Berger (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

last appearance. copyright 1940 by R. S. Callender

[McKee's Problem] (Table of Contents)

Wash Tubbs / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Roy Crane
Pencils:
Roy Crane (signed)
Inks:
Roy Crane (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Reprints:
  • from Wash Tubbs (Newspaper Enterprise Association) ? - ?

Indexer Notes

copyright 1938 by NEA Services

[The Sinking of the ORAN] (Table of Contents)

Stratosphere Jim / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Al McWilliams
Pencils:
Al McWilliams (signed)
Inks:
Al McWilliams (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
The Nazis (villains)

Indexer Notes

copyright 1940 by R. S. Callender

[The Crown Jewels: Part ?] (Table of Contents)

Dan Dunn / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Norman Marsh
Pencils:
Norman Marsh (signed)
Inks:
Norman Marsh (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery

Indexer Notes

strip reprints; cont'd from issue #25

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Flying Fortress
  2. 1. [Sabotage At the Belford Works]
    Owl
  3. 2. [Tarzan and the Tournament of Nimmr: Part 3]
    Tarzan
  4. 3. [Inside the Hollow Earth: Part 4]
    Bob and Bill
  5. 4. [Yaqui Joe the Bandit: Part 3]
    Red Ryder
  6. 5. [The Poisoned Headgear]
    Gabby Scoops
  7. 6. [Pirate Attack]
    Crusoes
  8. 7. [The Chemical Plant Bombing]
    Ellery Queen
  9. 8. [Hyster and Professor Zero]
    Myra North
  10. 9. [The Menace of Dr. Thor: Part ?]
    Don Winslow
  11. 10. [The Dogcatcher Duel]
    Davey and Dingo
  12. 11. [McKee's Problem]
    Wash Tubbs
  13. 12. [The Sinking of the ORAN]
    Stratosphere Jim
  14. 13. [The Crown Jewels: Part ?]
    Dan Dunn
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  • Gregory Fischer
  • Gary L. Watson
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