(September 1941)

Eastern Color, 1940 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
bimonthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
The Eastern Color Printing Company
Editing:
?
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard golden age US
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Hydroman; Man O' Metal / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
H. G. Peter
Inks:
H. G. Peter
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Hydroman [Bob Blake]; Man 'o Metal [Pat Dempsey]
Keywords:
patriotic

Indexer Notes

Bill Everett Archives #2, Blake Bell editor, does not list this cover as being by Everett. It is my Peter, so art credits revised by Craig Delich 2013-10-11.

["Last issue Bob escaped from the freighter..."] (Table of Contents)

Bob Blake --- Hydroman / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Hydroman [Bob Blake]; Joyce; Harry Thurston; Dave (by-stander); Margery Noel (villain); Paul (villain, spy); Karl (villain, spy); Josef (villain, spy); Hermann (villain, spy); Wilhelm (villain, spy); Ludwig (villain, spy); Oscar (villain, spy)
Synopsis:
Hydroman loses control of Margery Noel when Policemen appear on the scene to capture him. Returning to his apartment, Bob brings Harry and Joyce up to date on the situation when suddenly a group of spies appear on the scene with one purpose in mind. However, Hydroman has a countermove in mind that will draw out the real crooks.
Reprints:
Keywords:
patriotic

Indexer Notes

The Who's Who doesn't indicate Everett writing this feature. So, writer credit revised from Everett to ? by Craig Delich 2013-10-11.

Continued next issue.

[The Warrior] (Table of Contents)

Reg'lar Fellers / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
children; humor

["See, Mr. Starr?"] (Table of Contents)

Flyin' Jenny / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Russell Keaton
Pencils:
Russell Keaton
Inks:
Russell Keaton
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure; aviation; war
Reprints:
  • from newspaper strips

["That feeneesh Senor Dampsee!"] (Table of Contents)

Man O' Metal / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Harry G. Peter
Inks:
Harry G. Peter
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero

["Speed and Tad have been rescued by their friend, the lion"] (Table of Contents)

Tad of the Tanbark / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

["Great Scott!"] (Table of Contents)

Purple Zombie / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Tarpe Mills
Inks:
Tarpe Mills
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

["The 'Destroyer' frantically works..."] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Bob Moore
Pencils:
Carl Pfeufer
Inks:
Carl Pfeufer
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

["So! Chick Mann still clings to life, eh?"] (Table of Contents)

Mann of India / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Tarpe Mills
Inks:
Tarpe Mills
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

["By thunder, Davey, there's our way into the fort..."] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
McCague
Pencils:
James P.
Inks:
James P.
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

["Capt. George H. Mallon commanded..."] (Table of Contents)

Daredevils of Destiny / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Rentfrow
Pencils:
Don Dickson
Inks:
Don Dickson
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

["Captain Gordon Fife, wealthy sportsman..."] (Table of Contents)

Gordon Fife and the Boy King / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Moore
Pencils:
Carl Pfeufer
Inks:
Carl Pfeufer
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Guests of Chung Khan (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
E. Albert Willard
Pencils:
Harry G. Peter
Inks:
Harry G. Peter
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

["Yvonne de Spear had been stranded in Europe..."] (Table of Contents)

Sgt. Stony Craig / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Rentfrow
Pencils:
Don Dickson
Inks:
Don Dickson
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Hydroman; Man O' Metal
  2. 1. ["Last issue Bob escaped from the freighter..."]
    Bob Blake --- Hydroman
  3. 2. [The Warrior]
    Reg'lar Fellers
  4. 3. ["See, Mr. Starr?"]
    Flyin' Jenny
  5. 4. ["That feeneesh Senor Dampsee!"]
    Man O' Metal
  6. 5. ["Speed and Tad have been rescued by their friend, the lion"]
    Tad of the Tanbark
  7. 6. ["Great Scott!"]
    Purple Zombie
  8. 7. ["The 'Destroyer' frantically works..."]
    Don Dixon
  9. 8. ["So! Chick Mann still clings to life, eh?"]
    Mann of India
  10. 9. ["By thunder, Davey, there's our way into the fort..."]
    Bill and Davey
  11. 10. ["Capt. George H. Mallon commanded..."]
    Daredevils of Destiny
  12. 11. ["Captain Gordon Fife, wealthy sportsman..."]
    Gordon Fife and the Boy King
  13. 12. Guests of Chung Khan
  14. 13. ["Yvonne de Spear had been stranded in Europe..."]
    Sgt. Stony Craig
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Craig Delich
  • Per Sandell
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Lou Mougin
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • Gary L. Watson