(July 1942)

Holyoke, 1942 Series
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Volume:
3
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Holyoke Publishing Co., Inc.
Editing:
Charles M. Quinlan Sr.
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

Some credits from Jim Vadeboncouer Jr. Editor credit on Page 48.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Cat-Man / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
C. R. Schaare ?
Inks:
C. R. Schaare ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Cat-Man [David Merrywether]; The Kitten [Katie Conn]; the Deacon

["Along the lonely Rio Grande.........."] (Table of Contents)

The Cat-Man and the Kitten / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Charles M. Quinlan Jr. [as Chas. M. Quinlan] (signed)
Pencils:
Charles M. Quinlan Sr. [as Chas. M. Quinlan] (signed)
Inks:
Charles M. Quinlan Sr. [as Chas. M. Quinlan] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Cat-Man [Lt. David Merrywether]; The Kitten [Katie Conn]; Private Gregg; Private Smith; Sergeant Brown; Private Benson; Mako Saki (villain); un-named Japanese (villain); un-named Nazi Captain (villain); Otto (villain)
Synopsis:
With the disappearance of Private Benson, Lt. Merrywether and Sgt. Brown follow a suspicious couple, and discover they are disguised Japanese who are working with Nazi soldiers to transport explosives through a cleverly disguised tunnel in order to sabotage U.S. war efforts.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Writer and artist credits confirmed by the Who's Who. Junior wrote stories for his father during the 1940's when he was still in high school. Information added by Craig Delich 2012-11-29.

The Mysterious Sanitarium (Table of Contents)

The Deacon / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ed Moritz
Inks:
Ed Moritz
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Deacon; Mickey; Doctor Crane (villain); Mr. Worth
Synopsis:
The Deacon and Mickey investigate a plague of hysterical laughter that requires those affected to be sent to a sanitarium.

Killer at Large (Table of Contents)

Rag Man / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Allen Ulmer (signed)
Inks:
Allen Ulmer (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Rag-Man; Tiny; Bull Hogan (villain)
Synopsis:
Bull Hogan escapes from Bedlam Prison.

Racketeers in Bayleeville (Table of Contents)

Volton / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Sol Brodsky (signed)
Inks:
Sol Brodsky (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Volton; Pop Baylee; Jim Grady (villain)
Synopsis:
When a new defense plant opens in Bayleeville, Jim Grady shows up to fleece the workers of their new earnings.

Frank Fairplay's Vacation (Table of Contents)

Frank Fairplay / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Horace Wallace
Pencils:
Ed Murphy
Inks:
Ed Murphy
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

text w/illo

The Dungeon of Doom (Table of Contents)

Blackout / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ed Mortiz ?
Inks:
Ed Mortiz ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Blackout; Happy; Anna Kovik; Schwabach (villain)
Synopsis:
Schwabach returns from the dead and once again captures Anna Kovick.

The Road Show Mystery (Table of Contents)

Little Leaders / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Charles M. Quinlan (signed)
Inks:
Charles M. Quinlan (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Katie Conn; Mickey

The Jewel Robbery (Table of Contents)

Cora the Chorine / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Saul Rosen
Pencils:
Saul Rosen (signed)
Inks:
Saul Rosen (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure

U-Boat in the Atlantic (Table of Contents)

Phantom Falcon / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Allen Ulmer
Inks:
Allen Ulmer
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
aviation; war
Characters:
Phantom Falcon [Chuck Benson]

One Man Navy Lt. John D. Bulkey (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Ed Murphy (signed)
Pencils:
Ed Murphy (signed)
Inks:
Ed Murphy (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ed Murphy

The Voice (Table of Contents)

The Hood / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Alan Mandel (signed)
Inks:
Alan Mandel (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Hood [Craig Williams]; The Voice (villain)
Synopsis:
Missing FBI agents show up months later, dead.
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    The Cat-Man
  2. 1. ["Along the lonely Rio Grande.........."]
    The Cat-Man and the Kitten
  3. 2. The Mysterious Sanitarium
    The Deacon
  4. 3. Killer at Large
    Rag Man
  5. 4. Racketeers in Bayleeville
    Volton
  6. 5. Frank Fairplay's Vacation
    Frank Fairplay
  7. 6. The Dungeon of Doom
    Blackout
  8. 7. The Road Show Mystery
    Little Leaders
  9. 8. The Jewel Robbery
    Cora the Chorine
  10. 9. U-Boat in the Atlantic
    Phantom Falcon
  11. 10. One Man Navy Lt. John D. Bulkey
  12. 11. The Voice
    The Hood
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Peter Croome
  • Henry Andrews
  • Craig Delich
  • Bob Hughes
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