(July 1941)

DC, 1938 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
A DC Publication
Editing:
Whitney Ellsworth
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U.S.; Standard Silver Age U.S.; Standard Modern Age U.S.; Digest size (5" x 6.75") #491-503
Binding:
Saddle-Stitched; Squarebound #390, 416, 491-503
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

none (Table of Contents)

Starman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jack Burnley
Inks:
Jack Burnley
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Starman; the Sandman (inset)
Reprints:

The Mystery of the Men with the Staring Eyes (Table of Contents)

Starman / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jack Burnley (signed)
Inks:
Jack Burnley (signed); Ray Burnley (backgrounds)
Colors:
Raymond Perry
Letters:
Betty Bentley

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Starman [Ted Knight]; Woodley Allen; Doris Lee; Prince Ahmed (villain)
Synopsis:
The Astral Avenger becomes entangled in a sinister case involving a mysterious robed figure that uses his "Living Death" to create an army of mindless robotic slaves.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Letterer and background credits added by Craig Delich 2008-2-10.

[The Rock Prison Poisonings] (Table of Contents)

Federal Men / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Chad Grothkopf
Inks:
Chad Grothkopf
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
Steve Carson

[The Brazilian Vipers] (Table of Contents)

Steve Conrad Adventurer / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Lehti
Pencils:
Jack Lehti
Inks:
Jack Lehti
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Steve Conrad

The Little Men Who Weren't There (Table of Contents)

The Hourman / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bernard Baily (signed)
Inks:
Bernard Baily (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Bernard Baily?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Hourman [Rex Tyler]; Dr. Orr; Dr. Iker (villain); Normo (villain)
Synopsis:
The Man of the Hour faces a crazed genius, who has invented an ultra-sensory ray to create midget beings of a special composition in the 5th Dimension (having a cloud-like spidery texture), that he uses to rob. Hourman discovers they can only be seen by the use of infra-red glasses.

Indexer Notes

Letterer credit added by Craig Delich 2008-2-10. Dr. Iker is refered to by the beings as "The Swami", and Iker once calls these creatures "Fretties."

[Manhunter Behind Bars] (Table of Contents)

Paul Kirk, Manhunter / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Paul Kirk

The Bears of Barok (Table of Contents)

Cotton Carver / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jack Lehti
Inks:
Jack Lehti
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Cotton Carver; Guest Star: Deela

The Unseen Man (Table of Contents)

The Sandman / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Creig Flessel
Inks:
Creig Flessel
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Sandman [Wesley Dodds]; Dian Belmont; The Unseen Man (villain, un-named art store clerk)
Synopsis:
Dian has taken up art as a hobby, but when she visits an art shop to get more paint, she is given a box of paint that turns one of her fingers invisible!
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. none
    Starman
  2. 1. The Mystery of the Men with the Staring Eyes
    Starman
  3. 2. [The Rock Prison Poisonings]
    Federal Men
  4. 3. [The Brazilian Vipers]
    Steve Conrad Adventurer
  5. 4. The Little Men Who Weren't There
    The Hourman
  6. 5. [Manhunter Behind Bars]
    Paul Kirk, Manhunter
  7. 6. The Bears of Barok
    Cotton Carver
  8. 7. The Unseen Man
    The Sandman
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Craig Delich
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Per Sandell
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  • Jon Ingersoll
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