(Winter 1948)

Marvel, 1947 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
quarterly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Non-Pareil Publishing Corp.
Editing:
Stan Lee
Color:
Four Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

"Justice Comics" in indicia.


Crime is for Suckers! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Syd Shores ?
Inks:
Syd Shores ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
crime

All That Money Won't Buy! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 14 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Syd Shores ?
Inks:
Syd Shores ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
2443

Genre:
crime

["Getting off -- please!"] (Table of Contents)

Giggles 'n Grins! / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

Script:
Harvey Kurtzman (signed)
Pencils:
Harvey Kurtzman [as Kurtz - stickman symbol] (signed)
Inks:
Harvey Kurtzman [as Kurtz - stickman symbol] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

The Case of the Strangler's Hands! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
2410

Genre:
crime

["John Sargent's footsteps..."] (Table of Contents)

Unsolved Mysteries / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural

["Try it! It works wonders!"] (Table of Contents)

Giggles 'n Grins! / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

Script:
Harvey Kurtzman
Pencils:
Harvey Kurtzman
Inks:
Harvey Kurtzman
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

Sharpshooter in Skirts! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
2373

Genre:
crime

Indexer Notes

This is the story referred to on the cover as "Crime Is for Suckers!" The same two characters appear, and this phrase appears in a word balloon in the story splash. (Note by Tom Lammers)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Wanted By the F.B.I. / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (photo)
Inks:
? (photo)
Colors:
? (photo)
Letters:
?; typeset

Genre:
non-fiction; crime

Reverse Justice (Table of Contents)

text story / 1.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee ?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
SL-2327

Genre:
crime

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

statement of ownership / 0.33 page (report information)

Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Stan Lee, Editor and Managing Editor; Martin Goodman, Business Manager.

["I warned you not to get polish on the cuff!"] (Table of Contents)

Giggles 'n Grins! / comic story / 0.33 page (report information)

Script:
Harvey Kurtzman
Pencils:
Harvey Kurtzman
Inks:
Harvey Kurtzman
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Stamp News / text article / 0.33 page (report information)

Script:
Kent B. Stiles
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction

The Bully and the Beast! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
2452

Genre:
crime

The Deadly Double Cross! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
2411

Genre:
crime
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Crime is for Suckers!
  2. 1. All That Money Won't Buy!
  3. 2. ["Getting off -- please!"]
    Giggles 'n Grins!
  4. 3. The Case of the Strangler's Hands!
  5. 4. ["John Sargent's footsteps..."]
    Unsolved Mysteries
  6. 5. ["Try it! It works wonders!"]
    Giggles 'n Grins!
  7. 6. Sharpshooter in Skirts!
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Wanted By the F.B.I.
  9. 8. Reverse Justice
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
  11. 10. ["I warned you not to get polish on the cuff!"]
    Giggles 'n Grins!
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Stamp News
  13. 12. The Bully and the Beast!
  14. 13. The Deadly Double Cross!
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Per Sandell
  • Chris Boyko
  • Lou Mougin
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • Jim Walls
  • Thomas G. Lammers
  • Tony R. Rose