(September-October 1947)

Street and Smith, 1942 Series
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Volume:
4
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Editing:
?
Color:
Full Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing

Issue Notes

The cover reports that each super star tells his own personal success story. So I am listing them as contributing writers on the stories.


1947 Super Stars (Table of Contents)

Glenn Dobbs, Cornelius Warmerdam, Joe Fulks, Gilbert Dobbs, / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bob Powell
Inks:
Bob Powell?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction; sports

All-American All-American Glenn Dobbs of the Brooklyn Dodgers (Table of Contents)

Glenn Dobbs / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?; Glenn Dobbs
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction; sports

The Amazing Joe Fulks Basketball's Wonder Man (Table of Contents)

Joe Fulks / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Al Klein?; Joe Fulks
Pencils:
Bob Powell
Inks:
Bob Powell?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction; sports

He Flies Through the Air Pole Vault Champion Cornelius Warmerdam (Table of Contents)

Cornelius Warmerdam / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Al Klein?; Cornelius Warmardam
Pencils:
Bob Powell
Inks:
Bob Powell?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction; sports

Indexer Notes

Listed as an Al Klein True Sport Interview so I am listing him as writer.

The Flying Parson Gil Dodds (Table of Contents)

Gil Dodds track star / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?; Gil Dodds
Pencils:
Bob Powell
Inks:
Bob Powell?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction; sports
Synopsis:
Gil Dodds was a world record runner who became a minister.

Uncle Dan Speaks (Table of Contents)

Dan J. Ferris / text story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
William J. DeGrouchy
Pencils:
Bob Powell
Inks:
Bob Powell?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction; sports
Synopsis:
A true sport editorial on the secretary/treasurer of the Amateur Athletic Union Daniel J. Ferris.

Super Stars Johnny Hayes (Table of Contents)

Johnny Hayes / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?; Johnny Hayes
Pencils:
Clem Boddington
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction; sports
Synopsis:
Johnny Hayas was a marathon runner.

Indexer Notes

Clem Boddington's art looks a lot like some of the underground artists of the sixties and seventies.

How Long Does It Take? (Table of Contents)

A True Sport Baseball Quiz / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction; sports

You Too Can Box (Table of Contents)

Packey O'Gatty / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Packey O'Gatty
Pencils:
Clem Boddington
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction; sports

Jimmy Wilde Flyweight Dynamite (Table of Contents)

Jimmy Wilde / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Ray Evans?; Jimmy Wilde
Pencils:
Ray Evans
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction; sports

The Million - Dollar Dream (Table of Contents)

an (un) true sport short / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; sports

[untitled] (Table of Contents)

Aviation and Birds / filler / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction

In the Shadow of the Thunderbird (Table of Contents)

Fisk Bike Tires / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Al Plastino (signed)
Inks:
Al Plastino
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Synopsis:
Illustrated advertisement.
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. 1947 Super Stars
    Glenn Dobbs, Cornelius Warmerdam, Joe Fulks, Gilbert Dobbs,
  2. 1. All-American All-American Glenn Dobbs of the Brooklyn Dodgers
    Glenn Dobbs
  3. 2. The Amazing Joe Fulks Basketball's Wonder Man
    Joe Fulks
  4. 3. He Flies Through the Air Pole Vault Champion Cornelius Warmerdam
    Cornelius Warmerdam
  5. 4. The Flying Parson Gil Dodds
    Gil Dodds track star
  6. 5. Uncle Dan Speaks
    Dan J. Ferris
  7. 6. Super Stars Johnny Hayes
    Johnny Hayes
  8. 7. How Long Does It Take?
    A True Sport Baseball Quiz
  9. 8. You Too Can Box
    Packey O'Gatty
  10. 9. Jimmy Wilde Flyweight Dynamite
    Jimmy Wilde
  11. 10. The Million - Dollar Dream
    an (un) true sport short
  12. 11. [untitled]
    Aviation and Birds
  13. 12. In the Shadow of the Thunderbird
    Fisk Bike Tires
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