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(September 1966)

American Comics Group, 1951 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly July, August, September, October; bi-monthly Jan.-Feb., March-April, May-June, Nov.-Dec.
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Best Syndicated Features, Inc.
Brand:
American Comics Group ACG
Editing:
Richard Hughes [as Richard E. Hughes] (Editor)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was ongoing

Operation: Viet Nam! (Table of Contents)

Magicman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Kurt Schaffenberger [as Lou Wahl] (signed)
Inks:
Kurt Schaffenberger [as Lou Wahl] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ed Hamilton

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Magicman
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Last Magicman cover.

Operation: Viet Nam! (Table of Contents)

Magicman / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script:
Richard Hughes [as Zev Zimmer]
Pencils:
Pete Costanza
Inks:
Tom Hickey
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ed Hamilton

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Magicman [Tom Cargill]; Sgt. Kilkenny; Dragonia; Mao Tse-Tung
Synopsis:
Dragonia escapes from prison and tries to win Chairman Mao's favor by fighting against American troops in Viet Name with her magic, so Magicman and Kilkenny travel there to stop her.
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

From Your Editor- To You! / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Richard Hughes
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters submitted by Steve Johnson, Marshall Lanz, Mike Belloti, and Paul Bakulski.

You'll Know No Rest! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Kurato Osaki
Pencils:
Steve Ditko
Inks:
Sal Trapani
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ed Hamilton

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Jabez Green; Emily Green; Horatio Inconnu
Synopsis:
A sea captain is cursed to wander the world unable to remember who he is or where he is from.
Reprints:

My Son the Creature! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Richard Hughes [as Shane O'Shea]
Pencils:
Paul Reinman
Inks:
Paul Reinman
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ed Hamilton

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Eve Gordon; Phineas Trimble; Jeremy Trimble; Derek Gordon
Synopsis:
Phineas Trimble builds an android that he passes off as his adult son, but they argue after the android falls in love with a girl and Trimble accidentally destroys his creation.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Original title: "The Thing Called Jeremy."

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Operation: Viet Nam!
    Magicman
  2. 1. Operation: Viet Nam!
    Magicman
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    From Your Editor- To You!
  4. 3. You'll Know No Rest!
  5. 4. My Son the Creature!
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Dwayne Best
  • Nick Caputo
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Lou Mougin
  • Bob Hughes
  • Gary Perlman
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Peter Croome