(November 1988)

Malibu, 1988 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
1.95 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Eternity Comics, Inc.
Brand:
Eternity
Editing:
Chris Ulm
Format:
Color cover; Black and White interior; Standard Modern Age U.S. Size; Newsprint; Saddle-stitched

Issue Notes

All stories are reprints of stories that appeared in the 'Spicy' line of pulps by Frank Armer's Culture Publications


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Sally the Sleuth / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
Scott Bieser
Letters:
Scott Bieser (Logo Design)

Genre:
detective-mystery

[Introduction] Robert Leslie Bellem (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
John Wooley
Letters:
Typeset

Synopsis:
Featuring the Spicy pulps career of Robert Leslie Bellem and his most famous creation, Dan Turner, Hollywood Detective.

Hawaiian Spy Hunt (Table of Contents)

Sally the Sleuth / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Adolphe Barreaux
Pencils:
Adolphe Barreaux
Inks:
Adolphe Barreaux
Letters:
Adolphe Barreaux

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
Sally the Sleuth; Supporting Character: The Chief; Villain: Master Spy Santos
Reprints:
  • From: Spicy Detective, April 1941

Zoot Suit Killers (Table of Contents)

Dan Turner / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Leslie Bellem
Pencils:
Adolphe Barreaux
Inks:
Adolphe Barreaux
Letters:
Adolphe Barreaux

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
Dan Turner, Hollywood Detective; Supporting Characters: Moon-Blossom Kee, Donaldson of Homicide Squad, Director Nik Nolan, Sammy Kee, Lotus Wing; Villains: 3 Zoot-Suit Thugs
Reprints:
  • From: Spicy Detective, 1943

Ultmatum!! (Table of Contents)

Polly of the Plains / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Joseph Sokoli
Pencils:
Joseph Sokoli
Inks:
Joseph Sokoli
Letters:
Joseph Sokoli

Genre:
adventure; western-frontier
Characters:
Polly of the Plains; Supporting Characters: Ken and Jean; Villains: Pancho
Reprints:
  • From: Spicy Western, March 1937

Indexer Notes

pages out of sequence with Table of Contents listing.

[Betty Carries On] (Table of Contents)

Betty Blake / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Harry Parkhurst
Pencils:
Harry Parkhurst
Inks:
Harry Parkhurst
Letters:
Harry Parkhurst

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
Betty Blake; Supporting Characters: Mr. Giffney famous jeweler, Un-named police chief and cop named Mike; Villains: Count Chalfont
Reprints:
  • From: Super Detective, November 1934

Indexer Notes

pages out of sequence with Table of Contents listing.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Diana Daw / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Maxwell? [as Clayton Maxwell]
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Diana Daws; Supporting Characters: Native Bulo; Villain: Dr. Ramski
Reprints:
  • From Spicy Adventure, February 1935

Indexer Notes

pages out of sequence with Table of Contents listing.

The Kidnap Trail (Table of Contents)

Sally the Sleuth / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Adolphe Barreaux
Pencils:
Adolphe Barreaux
Inks:
Adolphe Barreaux
Letters:
Adolphe Barreaux

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
Sally the Sleuth; Supporting Characters: The Chief, Peanuts('sidekick'), Mansfield the Jeweler; Villains: Spike Dugan
Reprints:
  • From: Spicy Detective, May 1935

Midnight Ransom (Table of Contents)

Sally the Sleuth / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Adolphe Barreaux [as Barreaux] (signed)
Pencils:
Adolphe Barreaux [as Barreaux] (signed)
Inks:
Adolphe Barreaux [as Barreaux] (signed)
Letters:
Adolphe Barreaux [as Barreaux] (signed)

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
Sally the Sleuth; The Chief; Peanuts ('sidekick'); Spike (villain); Red McGinnis (villain)
Synopsis:
Sally is kidnapped by a gang who wants one of their members named Denby released from jail or they will kill her.
Reprints:
  • from Spicy Detective (March 1936)
  • from Spicy Detective (April 1941)
  • in Golden-Age Greats Spotlight (AC, 2007 series) Volume 12: On Outrageous Girls Strike Back! (2013) (in black and white)

Maid To Order (Table of Contents)

Sally the Sleuth / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Adolphe Barreaux [as Barreaux] (signed)
Pencils:
Adolphe Barreaux [as Barreaux] (signed)
Inks:
Adolphe Barreaux [as Barreaux] (signed)
Letters:
Adolphe Barreaux [as Barreaux] (signed)

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
Sally the Sleuth (as an un-named maid); The Chief; Peanuts ('sidekick'); John Farrington (villain); un-named butler for the Farringtons (villain)
Synopsis:
Sally is told by the Chief that they have been given the case concerning the big Farrington Diamond, and tells Sally will be the maid in the Farrington home to keep an eye on things.
Reprints:
  • From: Spicy Detective, February 1936
  • in Golden-Age Greats Spotlight (AC, 2007 series) Volume 12: On Outrageous Girls Strike Back! (2013)

Indexer Notes

This story ends up rather racy as Sally appears bare-breasted in many story panels.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Sally the Sleuth
  2. 1. [Introduction] Robert Leslie Bellem
  3. 2. Hawaiian Spy Hunt
    Sally the Sleuth
  4. 3. Zoot Suit Killers
    Dan Turner
  5. 4. Ultmatum!!
    Polly of the Plains
  6. 5. [Betty Carries On]
    Betty Blake
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Diana Daw
  8. 7. The Kidnap Trail
    Sally the Sleuth
  9. 8. Midnight Ransom
    Sally the Sleuth
  10. 9. Maid To Order
    Sally the Sleuth
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Craig Delich
  • Jerry Hillegas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Ray Bottorff Jr
  • Jerry Hillegas