(July 1942)

Ace Magazines, 1940 Series
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Volume:
3
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
?
Editing:
Aaron A. Wyn
Format:
Color; Standard Golden Age US; saddle-stitched; Newsprint

Issue Notes

Original data for this issue is from Howard Keltner's Golden Age Comic Books Index.


Meet Mr. Risk As He Battles The Hangman's Curse (Table of Contents)

Magno; Buckskin; Mr. Risk / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Joe Gallagher ?
Inks:
Joe Gallagher ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Magno; Davey; Buckskin; Mr. Risk; The Clown (vignette)

["Terror reaches icy fingers into the hearts of the innocent citizens..."] (Table of Contents)

Magno and Davey / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Magno; Davey; The Clown

The Curse of the Haunted Headsman (Table of Contents)

Mr. Risk / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero; adventure
Characters:
Mr. Risk; Abdul; Hugo Streeter

Indexer Notes

Last appeared in Our Flag Comics #5 (April, 1942).

["Kay McKay, lovely "World-Wide Airlines" hostess now finds herself riding the clouds..."] (Table of Contents)

Kay McKay, Air Hostess / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Sam Schwartz [as Samm] (signed)
Inks:
Sam Schwartz [as Samm] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Kay McKay; Eric Lane; Mark Jergen

Indexer Notes

Various indexers list: last appeared in Our Flag Comics #5 (April, 1942), or last appeared in Captain Courageous Comics #6 (March, 1942). Art credits from Nigel Cantwell, 8/22/2006.

The Black Buzzard and the Wings of Death (Table of Contents)

Buckskin / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Buckskin [Robert Blake]; Talon; Mr. Jessup; The Black Buzzard

["You give me gold.. I will deliver gun powder as I promised!"] (Table of Contents)

Captain Gallant and his Mini-Sub / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Capt. Gallant; Baron Von Kurth

Indexer Notes

Last appearance in Super-Mystery Comics, next appears in Four Favorites #8. Last panel says "Capt. Gallant sails north to the Arctic wilderness in the next issue of Super-Mystery Comics!! Brrr-r-r!!"

Owlhoot Hostage (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Cliff Howe (credited)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
Adventure

Indexer Notes

Cliff Howe name is a byline, possibly Lester Dent, according to Jerry Bails' Who's Who.

["The great victory mine in England menaced by flames!"] (Table of Contents)

Vulcan / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Maurice Gutwirth (signed)
Inks:
Maurice Gutwirth (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Vulcan; Joan

Indexer Notes

Last appearance. Art credits from Nigel Cantwell, 8/22/2006. Last panel states "Vulcan appears in every issue of Super-Mystery Comics on sale at your newstand".

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Meet Mr. Risk As He Battles The Hangman's Curse
    Magno; Buckskin; Mr. Risk
  2. 1. ["Terror reaches icy fingers into the hearts of the innocent citizens..."]
    Magno and Davey
  3. 2. The Curse of the Haunted Headsman
    Mr. Risk
  4. 3. ["Kay McKay, lovely "World-Wide Airlines" hostess now finds herself riding the clouds..."]
    Kay McKay, Air Hostess
  5. 4. The Black Buzzard and the Wings of Death
    Buckskin
  6. 5. ["You give me gold.. I will deliver gun powder as I promised!"]
    Captain Gallant and his Mini-Sub
  7. 6. Owlhoot Hostage
  8. 7. ["The great victory mine in England menaced by flames!"]
    Vulcan
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Peter Croome
  • Donald Dale Milne
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • Jim Walls
  • Donald Dale Milne