(March 1949)

Lev Gleason, 1948 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
Monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Lev Gleason Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Lev Gleason Publications
Editing:
Charles Biro; Bob Wood
Color:
Four Color interiors; full color cover
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
Newsprint interior; glossy cover
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Charles Biro
Pencils:
Charles Biro (signed)
Inks:
Charles Biro (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
crime
Characters:
Theodore Downes, two mobsters (one deceased)

Indexer Notes

Independent Distributors (ID) label on cover. Last pre-ACMP code issue.

Given Premiums for Cash Commission Given (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Advertisement for prizes from selling Cloverine Brand Salve from Wilsom Chem. Co.

Two Who Sold Their Lives For $19! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
crime

The Black Diamond is Coming! (Table of Contents)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier

Indexer Notes

Full-page ad for Black Diamond Western.

This'll Kill Ya! (Table of Contents)

filler / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; crime

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

statement of ownership / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

On the Level (Table of Contents)

filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Claude H. Moore [as C. H. Moore]
Pencils:
C. H. Moore
Inks:
C. H. Moore
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction; crime

Theodore Downes (Table of Contents)

comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bob Fujitani (signed)
Inks:
Bob Fujitani (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
crime
Characters:
Theodore Downes

The Most Exciting Books of All Time! (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Advertisement for crime books from Thriller Books

Genuine Torcan Electric Motor Only $5.95 (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 2 pages (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Advertisement for motors from American Torcan Motors

Thug Uglies (Table of Contents)

filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
? [as RAP] (signed)
Pencils:
? [as RAP] (signed)
Inks:
? [as RAP] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; crime

Steve Bracy and Al Moss (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
crime
Characters:
Steve Bracy; Al Moss

Science Vs. the Criminal! Ballistics (Table of Contents)

filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Claude H. Moore
Pencils:
C. H. Moore
Inks:
C. H. Moore
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction; crime

Genuine Rayon Satin Hollywood Champion Jacket (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Advertisement for jackets from Hollywood Champions; occupies lefthand 1/3 of page

Stamp Page (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 0.67 page (report information)

Script:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Short article on Alhambra and numerous advertisements for stamps from various dealers; occupies righthand 2/3 of page

Chief Joseph A. Lillis, Peekskill, New York (Table of Contents)

Our Police Hall of Fame / text story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction; crime
Characters:
Chief Joseph A. Lillis

Indexer Notes

Text story with one spot illustration

James Conlon (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
crime
Characters:
James Conlon

Speak Up! (Table of Contents)

letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Thrilling! New! (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Advertisement for Captain Kidd Treasure Chest from Shar-Lee Co.

If You Can Whistle - or Hum a Tune - "Hoppy" will show You how to Play this Metal Harmonica in 15 Minutes - or Money Back (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset (partial)

Indexer Notes

Advertisement for harmonica lessons from Hopkinson Harmonica Co.

Greatest Value Ever Offered to Comic Readers! (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Advertisement for billfold, pen & flashlight from Illinois Merchandise Mart

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. Given Premiums for Cash Commission Given
  3. 2. Two Who Sold Their Lives For $19!
  4. 3. The Black Diamond is Coming!
  5. 4. This'll Kill Ya!
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
  7. 6. On the Level
  8. 7. Theodore Downes
  9. 8. The Most Exciting Books of All Time!
  10. 9. Genuine Torcan Electric Motor Only $5.95
  11. 10. Thug Uglies
  12. 11. Steve Bracy and Al Moss
  13. 12. Science Vs. the Criminal! Ballistics
  14. 13. Genuine Rayon Satin Hollywood Champion Jacket
  15. 14. Stamp Page
  16. 15. Chief Joseph A. Lillis, Peekskill, New York
    Our Police Hall of Fame
  17. 16. James Conlon
  18. 17. Speak Up!
  19. 18. Thrilling! New!
  20. 19. If You Can Whistle - or Hum a Tune - "Hoppy" will show You how to Play this Metal Harmonica in 15 Minutes - or Money Back
  21. 20. Greatest Value Ever Offered to Comic Readers!
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