(May 1944)

Lev Gleason, 1942 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
Lev Gleason Publications
Editing:
Charles Biro; Bob Wood
Color:
Four color interiors; full color covers
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was ongoing series

Issue Notes

Some information for this index submitted by Anthony via the GCD Errors list.


[Murder Master] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Charles Biro [as Biro] (signed)
Inks:
Charles Biro [as Biro] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
crime
Keywords:
hangings; meat cleavers

Career of Carrington Hill (Table of Contents)

comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Rudy Palais
Inks:
Rudy Palais
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
crime
Characters:
Mr. Crime

Four Crooks and a Coffin (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
crime

Female Blue Beard (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Dick Wood
Pencils:
Dick Briefer
Inks:
Dick Briefer
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
crime

Murder Master (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
crime

Angel Face of Crime (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Dick Wood
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
crime

The Case of the Missing Monster (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
crime

Nolan the Notorious (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
crime

Who Murdered Beautiful Mary Lawson? (Table of Contents)

Who Dunnit? / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Fred Guardineer (signed)
Inks:
Fred Guardineer (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction; crime
Characters:
Mary Lawson (death); Ruth Lawson; Mrs. Lawson (housekeeper); Walter Wiggin (fish merchant); Bert Dinger (clothing salesman); un-named Police Inspector; O'Rooney (Policeman); Virgil Crowe (villain, dwarf newsdealer, death)
Synopsis:
On November 6, 1902, Mary Lawson was murdered as she lay in her own bed with a fish knife having the initials "W.W." on it. Although the boarder suspected of the crime had been out to the theater at the time the crime was committed, the police inspector believes another clue to the crime, a burned match, holds the identity to the real killer.
Reprints:
  • in Golden-Age Greats Spotlight: Charles Biro & Company (AC, 2007 series) Volume 11 (2012) (in black and white)

A Crimebuster Special (Table of Contents)

Crimebuster / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Charles Biro
Pencils:
Charles Biro
Inks:
Charles Biro
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

paper-drive promo

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [Murder Master]
  2. 1. Career of Carrington Hill
  3. 2. Four Crooks and a Coffin
  4. 3. Female Blue Beard
  5. 4. Murder Master
  6. 5. Angel Face of Crime
  7. 6. The Case of the Missing Monster
  8. 7. Nolan the Notorious
  9. 8. Who Murdered Beautiful Mary Lawson?
    Who Dunnit?
  10. 9. A Crimebuster Special
    Crimebuster
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