(August 1942)

Harvey, 1940 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Family Comics, Inc.
Editing:
Leon Harvey
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

CHAMP COMICS, VOLUME 1, NUMBER 21, AUGUST 1942. PUBLISHED MONTHLY BY FAMILY COMICS, INC., 420 DESOTO AVE., ST. LOUIS, MO.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Liberty Lads / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Joe Simon
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Indexer Notes

Cover penciller ID from Mike Burkey via GCD Errors List and confirmed by Romitaman.com and Heritage Comics Auction (April 2-3, 2004). The last source also provided inker credit.

["Duke O'Dowd, cab driver, possesses the priceless invention of an ancient Tibetan prince..."] (Table of Contents)

The Human Meteor / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

["Crime wages vicious warfare in a constant effort to dim the beacon lights of democracy..."] (Table of Contents)

Liberty Lads / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
H. C. Kiefer
Inks:
H. C. Kiefer
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Gary Watson, May 2008.

["The Champ, the greatest athlete in the history of Midwest College..."] (Table of Contents)

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

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

["The Nazi pocket battleship, Von Hipper, ran amuck in the North Atlantic."] (Table of Contents)

The Story Behind the Cover / text story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jack Kirby (illustrations)
Inks:
Joe Simon (illustrations)
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Includes the cover illustration, minus the airplane.

["To-day, kidlets, I'm going to tell you about my adventures on a South Sea island."] (Table of Contents)

Slim Jim and the Force / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as Armstrong] (signed)
Pencils:
? [as Armstrong] (signed)
Inks:
? [as Armstrong] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

["Dan and Diane are Weston's adventurous high school twins..."] (Table of Contents)

Twinkle Twins / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

[Never again!"] (Table of Contents)

Private Pinky / filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Art Helfant (signed)
Pencils:
Art Helfant (signed)
Inks:
Art Helfant (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

["Boy, it's a perfeck day!"] (Table of Contents)

Roddle / filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
? [as Jordan] (signed)
Pencils:
? [as Jordan] (signed)
Inks:
? [as Jordan] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

["Last month we left the great detective, Padlock Homes, and his American assistant in an autogiro..."] (Table of Contents)

The Adventures of Padlock Homes / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

["It's a birthday cake for the sergeant!"] (Table of Contents)

Private Puns / filler / 2 pages (report information)

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

City Girl (Table of Contents)

A Champ Complete Short Story / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Pierce Rice
Inks:
Arturo Cazeneuve
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Indexer Notes

only appearance. Art credit from original art offered for sale on ebay.

["By starting from any letter you wish and moving along a line to the next letter..."] (Table of Contents)

Champ Confusers / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script:
A. W. Nugent
Pencils:
A. W. Nugent
Inks:
A. W. Nugent
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

["A magician versed in all the strange lore of his art..."] (Table of Contents)

Dr. Miracle / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero