(1940)

 
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Pelican Publications
Brand:
[pelican emblem]
Editing:
?

Issue Notes

Complete indicia (from DCM scan):
Published by Pelican Publications, 49 West 45th St., New York, New York.
Copyright 1940, Funnies Inc., New York, New York.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Green Giant / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Green Giant [Mr. Brentwood]

["Like a mythical figure of past appears..."] (Table of Contents)

Green Giant / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
George Kapitan
Pencils:
Harry Sahle
Inks:
Harry Sahle
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Green Giant [Mr. Brentwood] (first appearance; only appearance)

Gags and Gab (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Ray Gill
Pencils:
Ray Gill [signed RAG]
Inks:
Ray Gill [signed RAG]

Genre:
humor
Synopsis:
Jokes and three one-panel gag cartoons, two with text captions, one signed "RAG"

["While soldiers march across battlefields..."] (Table of Contents)

Dr. Nerod / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Henry Kiefer (signed)
Inks:
Henry Kiefer (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Dr. Nerod (first appearance; only appearance)

["Bob Haven, government surveyor..."] (Table of Contents)

Mundoo / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
John E. Pierrot (signed)
Inks:
John E. Pierrot (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Indexer Notes

Story is printed in black, white, and red only.

["Not a bad looking cat...."] (Table of Contents)

Kar Toon / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Martin Filchock (signed)
Pencils:
Martin Filchock (signed)
Inks:
Martin Filchock (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Story is printed in black, white, and red only.

["Into a world beset by war, crime, and disease..."] (Table of Contents)

Master Mystic / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Victor E. Pazmino
Inks:
Victor E. Pazmino
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Master Mystic (introduction); Rango (villain, scientist from Slavonia, death)
Synopsis:
Master Mystic must battle a demented scientist who has invented a new drug which transforms him into a giant so that he can exact revenge and lay waste to those countries which thwarted his dream of world domination.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Only appearance.

Story printed in black, white, and red only.

Art credits per Bill Black.

Magnetic Missiles of Doom (Table of Contents)

Black Arrow / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

["Introducing Lucky Lane, the luckiest trouble wrangler..."] (Table of Contents)

Lucky Lane / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Grant Evers
Inks:
Grant Evers
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

["In the bachelor quarters of Dr. Revel..."] (Table of Contents)

Researcher / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Frank Thomas (signed)
Inks:
Frank Thomas (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Stamps (Table of Contents)

Nobby Hobbies / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Ray Gill
Pencils:
Ray Gill ?
Inks:
Ray Gill ?

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
Article on stamp collecting, with two incidental spot illustrations.

Indexer Notes

As per scan of page at http://digitalcomicmuseum.com/preview/index.php?did=16991&page=50

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Fun-o-graphs / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Vernon Miller
Pencils:
Vernon Miller
Inks:
Vernon Miller
Letters:
Vernon Miller

Genre:
children
Synopsis:
Three illustrated items: cartoon cut-out activity; optical illusion; word game
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Back cover.

As per scan at http://digitalcomicmuseum.com/preview/index.php?did=16991&page=51

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Green Giant
  2. 1. ["Like a mythical figure of past appears..."]
    Green Giant
  3. 2. Gags and Gab
  4. 3. ["While soldiers march across battlefields..."]
    Dr. Nerod
  5. 4. ["Bob Haven, government surveyor..."]
    Mundoo
  6. 5. ["Not a bad looking cat...."]
    Kar Toon
  7. 6. ["Into a world beset by war, crime, and disease..."]
    Master Mystic
  8. 7. Magnetic Missiles of Doom
    Black Arrow
  9. 8. ["Introducing Lucky Lane, the luckiest trouble wrangler..."]
    Lucky Lane
  10. 9. ["In the bachelor quarters of Dr. Revel..."]
    Researcher
  11. 10. Stamps
    Nobby Hobbies
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Fun-o-graphs
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