(July 1942)

Quality Comics, 1940 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Comic Magazines, Inc.
Brand:
Quality Comic Group
Editing:
Gill Fox
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding:
Saddle-Stitched
Publishing Format:
Was On-Going Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Black Condor / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Gill Fox ?
Inks:
Gill Fox ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Black Condor [Richard Grey, Jr. as Senator Tom Wright]; The Clock [Brian O'Brien] (inset); Molly the Model (inset); Alias the Spider [Tom Hallaway] (inset); Ned Brant (inset)

The Secret of the Hills (Table of Contents)

The Black Condor / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Lou Fine [as Louis K. Fine] (signed)
Inks:
Lou Fine [as Louis K. Fine] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Black Condor [Richard Grey, Jr. as Senator Thomas Wright]

Indexer Notes

Jim Amash states in The Quality Companion (TwoMorrows, 2011 series) #1 (November, 2011), page 93, that Fine only drew the first 24 stories of the Black Condor, this issue being the last.

[Having been granted a transfer...] (Table of Contents)

Spitfire / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Al McWilliams
Inks:
Al McWilliams
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
aviation
Characters:
Spitfire [Tex Adams]

The Island of Dread (Table of Contents)

Don Q / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Vernon Henkel
Inks:
Vernon Henkel
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
spy
Characters:
Don Q

["Hey Pappy! Wake up-It's past yore bed time!!"] (Table of Contents)

Slap Happy Pappy / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Cole [as Ralph Johns]
Pencils:
Jack Cole [as Ralph Johns]
Inks:
Jack Cole [as Ralph Johns]
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

[...by sharp-witted extortionists...] (Table of Contents)

Pen Miller / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Klaus Nordling
Inks:
Klaus Nordling
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
Pen Miller

["You back Miss..Did you forget something??"] (Table of Contents)

Jane Arden / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Monte Barrett
Pencils:
Russell Ross
Inks:
Russell Ross
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
drama
Keywords:
soap opera

["Ah nothing like the first breath of spring to bring out the baseball bats!"] (Table of Contents)

Molly The Model / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
John Devlin
Inks:
John Devlin
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Molly The Model

["Well if you're so sure about it-why don't you bet-huh?"] (Table of Contents)

Molly The Model / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
John Devlin
Inks:
John Devlin
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Molly The Model

"Gaga the Powder Puff Dancer- For Adults Only" (Table of Contents)

Rube Goldberg's Side Show / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Rube Goldberg
Pencils:
Rube Goldberg
Inks:
Rube Goldberg
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

strip reprint

[In the grip of the Butcher...] (Table of Contents)

Hack O'Hara / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Hack O'Hara

[The Yellow Scorpion] (Table of Contents)

Alias The Spider / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Paul Gustavson
Inks:
Paul Gustavson
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Spider [Tom Hallaway]

["Hey kiddo- stop what you're doing and come here a minute!"] (Table of Contents)

Snappy / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Arthur Beeman
Inks:
Arthur Beeman
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

[In the jungles of Panama...] (Table of Contents)

Tor, the Magic Master / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Tor [Jim Slade]

Code of Dishonor (Table of Contents)

Eric Vale / text story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Eric Vale

["Big day for all of us, eh, Ned?"] (Table of Contents)

Ned Brant / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Zuppke
Pencils:
B. W. Depew
Inks:
B. W. Depew
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
sports

[The Knife Throwing Gang] (Table of Contents)

The Clock / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
George E. Brenner (signed)
Pencils:
George E. Brenner (signed)
Inks:
George E. Brenner (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
The Clock [Brian O'Brien]; Butch; The Knife-Throwing Gang (villains)
Synopsis:
Butches use of rat traps to fight crime and fear of real guns comes into play when she faces the evil Knife-Throwing Gang.
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    The Black Condor
  2. 1. The Secret of the Hills
    The Black Condor
  3. 2. [Having been granted a transfer...]
    Spitfire
  4. 3. The Island of Dread
    Don Q
  5. 4. ["Hey Pappy! Wake up-It's past yore bed time!!"]
    Slap Happy Pappy
  6. 5. [...by sharp-witted extortionists...]
    Pen Miller
  7. 6. ["You back Miss..Did you forget something??"]
    Jane Arden
  8. 7. ["Ah nothing like the first breath of spring to bring out the baseball bats!"]
    Molly The Model
  9. 8. ["Well if you're so sure about it-why don't you bet-huh?"]
    Molly The Model
  10. 9. "Gaga the Powder Puff Dancer- For Adults Only"
    Rube Goldberg's Side Show
  11. 10. [In the grip of the Butcher...]
    Hack O'Hara
  12. 11. [The Yellow Scorpion]
    Alias The Spider
  13. 12. ["Hey kiddo- stop what you're doing and come here a minute!"]
    Snappy
  14. 13. [In the jungles of Panama...]
    Tor, the Magic Master
  15. 14. Code of Dishonor
    Eric Vale
  16. 15. ["Big day for all of us, eh, Ned?"]
    Ned Brant
  17. 16. [The Knife Throwing Gang]
    The Clock
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Craig Delich
  • Bob Hughes
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Klein
  • Lou Mougin