(September 1941)

Pines, 1940 Series
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Volume:
7
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Better Publications, Inc.
Editing:
Ned Pines [as N.L.Pines] (president)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

Some info verified using a DCM scan (http://digitalcomicmuseum.com/)


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The American Crusader / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Max Plaisted
Inks:
Max Plaisted
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero

Announcing Real Life Comics (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

["In his office at Grand University..."] (Table of Contents)

The American Crusader, Champion Of Democracy / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Richard Hughes
Pencils:
Max Plaisted
Inks:
Max Plaisted
Colors:
?
Letters:
Richard Hughes

Genre:
superhero

Doc Strange and the Crown Jewels (Table of Contents)

Doc Strange / comic story / 14 pages (report information)

Script:
Richard Hughes
Pencils:
Kin Platt
Inks:
Kin Platt
Colors:
?
Letters:
Richard Hughes

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Doc Strange [Professor Thomas Hugo Strange]; Virginia Thomson

["In the Chandler Aviation Plant..."] (Table of Contents)

The Lone Eagle / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
aviation

["At a private home for the aged..."] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Richard Hughes?
Pencils:
George Mandel
Inks:
George Mandel
Colors:
?
Letters:
Richard Hughes?

["Professor Fenton hatches a new scheme!"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
superhero

Painting Pictures (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Chuck Stanley
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

["Spring sure makes me lazy, Blink!"] (Table of Contents)

Dan Duffy, College Athlete / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Kin Platt [as Kin] (signed)
Inks:
Kin Platt [as Kin] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
sports

["Ready For Some More Pointers, Kids ?"] (Table of Contents)

Diamond Dust By Dan Duffy / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
? [as Dan Duffy]
Pencils:
Kin Platt
Inks:
Kin Platt
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
sports

How to Serve -- and Save! (Table of Contents)

Chats with the Editor / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Letters:
typeset

["The Rio Kid rides into Red Gulch..."] (Table of Contents)

The Rio Kid / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier

It's The Black Terror! Run!! (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

The Black Terror; Exciting comics / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    The American Crusader
  2. 1. Announcing Real Life Comics
    Real Life Comics
  3. 2. ["In his office at Grand University..."]
    The American Crusader, Champion Of Democracy
  4. 3. Doc Strange and the Crown Jewels
    Doc Strange
  5. 4. ["In the Chandler Aviation Plant..."]
    The Lone Eagle
  6. 5. ["At a private home for the aged..."]
    The Woman In Red
  7. 6. ["Professor Fenton hatches a new scheme!"]
    The Ghost
  8. 7. Painting Pictures
  9. 8. ["Spring sure makes me lazy, Blink!"]
    Dan Duffy, College Athlete
  10. 9. ["Ready For Some More Pointers, Kids ?"]
    Diamond Dust By Dan Duffy
  11. 10. How to Serve -- and Save!
    Chats with the Editor
  12. 11. ["The Rio Kid rides into Red Gulch..."]
    The Rio Kid
  13. 12. It's The Black Terror! Run!!
    The Black Terror; Exciting comics
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Jean-Francois Masse
  • Per Sandell
  • Lou Mougin
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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