(July 1952)

Lev Gleason, 1941 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
?
Editing:
Charles Biro; Bob Wood
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was ongoing series

Issue Notes

Indicia is "Daredevil"


Swimmer in the Night (Table of Contents)

The Little Wise Guys / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Charles Biro (signed)
Inks:
Charles Biro (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure; humor
Characters:
The Little Wise Guys

'Not So' Easy Money (Table of Contents)

The Little Wise Guys / comic story / 8.66 pages (report information)

Script:
Charles Biro (credited)
Pencils:
Norman Maurer (signed)
Inks:
Norman Maurer (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
The Little Wise Guys
Reprints: show reprint note before migration

Indexer Notes

"152" appears under Norman Maurer's signature. Presumably this means the artwork was done in January 1952.

The Hit of the Year (Table of Contents)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Indexer Notes

Promo for Lev Gleason Comics Picture Trading Cards, available for sending in coupons from first page of comic.

Gruesome Graduates? (Table of Contents)

Dilly Duncan of Dorset High / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Frank Little?
Inks:
Frank Little?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Dilly Duncan

Indexer Notes

Credit for Frank Little from Jerry Bails' Who's Who.

The Hayseed and the Haystack (Table of Contents)

Crimebuster / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Charles Biro?
Pencils:
William Overgard [as Wm] (signed)
Inks:
William Overgard [as Wm] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Crimebuster; Loover; Squeaks

Indexer Notes

A signature that looks like the W and M of William Overgard's signature appears at the bottom right.

Here are the 51 Scramblehead Winners (Table of Contents)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 5 pages (report information)

Indexer Notes

Winners of a contest to re-assembly pictures of the Little Wise Guys' heads.

Swimmer In The Night (Table of Contents)

The Little Wise Guys / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Charles Biro (credited)
Pencils:
William Overgard (signed)
Inks:
William Overgard (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
The Little Wise Guys
Reprints: show reprint note before migration

Indexer Notes

Overgard's signature is to the left of the boat in the water.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Swimmer in the Night
    The Little Wise Guys
  2. 1. 'Not So' Easy Money
    The Little Wise Guys
  3. 2. The Hit of the Year
  4. 3. Gruesome Graduates?
    Dilly Duncan of Dorset High
  5. 4. The Hayseed and the Haystack
    Crimebuster
  6. 5. Here are the 51 Scramblehead Winners
  7. 6. Swimmer In The Night
    The Little Wise Guys
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Peter Croome
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • Chris Launder
  • Peter Croome
  • Len Wolinsky