(March 1937)

Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Comics Magazine Company, Inc.
Editing:
William Cook ?
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Pre-Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

Data taken from Howard Keltner's Golden Age index & the existing GCD index


The Case of the 4 Haircuts (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Rodney Thompson
Pencils:
Rodney Thompson
Inks:
Rodney Thompson
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Reprints:

Fifty Dollar Ride (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Ellis Edwards
Pencils:
Ellis Edwards
Inks:
Ellis Edwards
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Reprints:

Muss 'Em Up (Table of Contents)

Hammer Donovan / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Will Eisner [as William Eisner] (signed)
Pencils:
Will Eisner [as Eisner] (signed)
Inks:
Will Eisner [as Eisner] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
crime
Characters:
Hammer Donovan; Captain Spencer; Fen Soo (Donovan's servant); Mike Morelli (villain); Tony (villain, death); Curley [aka as Curly] (villain, death); Hophead Harry (villain)
Synopsis:
Hammer Donovan is called back onto the Police force, with no legal limitations, to track down a notorious killer and his gang that have been bumping off cops, and whose identity and whereabouts are being protected by the underworld.
Reprints:

Stand-In Girl (Table of Contents)

Pat O'Day / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Joseph Buresch
Pencils:
Joseph Buresch
Inks:
Joseph Buresch
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Kidnapped (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Campbell
Pencils:
Joe Campbell
Inks:
Joe Campbell
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Reprints:

"Kane & Abel, Private Detectives" (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
John Ewing
Pencils:
John Wilson
Inks:
John Wilson
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Reprints:

The Case of the Four Haircuts (Table of Contents)

Clem Bowers / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Vic Dowling
Pencils:
Vic Dowling
Inks:
Vic Dowling
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Enemy Spy (Table of Contents)

Inspector Darrin / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

The Will of Uncle Dan (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Case of the 4 Haircuts
  2. 1. Fifty Dollar Ride
  3. 2. Muss 'Em Up
    Hammer Donovan
  4. 3. Stand-In Girl
    Pat O'Day
  5. 4. Kidnapped
  6. 5. "Kane & Abel, Private Detectives"
  7. 6. The Case of the Four Haircuts
    Clem Bowers
  8. 7. Enemy Spy
    Inspector Darrin
  9. 8. The Will of Uncle Dan
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Henry Andrews
  • Per Sandell
  • Lou Mougin
  • Craig Delich
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lee Randall (R.I.P.)
  • Lou Mougin