(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
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

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