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(January 1946)

Lev Gleason, 1942 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
Lev Gleason Publications
Editing:
Charles Biro; Bob Wood
Color:
Four color interiors; full color covers
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was ongoing series

Issue Notes

Parts of this issue are reprinted:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Charles Biro (signed)
Inks:
Charles Biro (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
crime
Reprints:
Keywords:
knives

The Bookkeeping Bandit (Table of Contents)

comic story / 12 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
crime
Characters:
Mr. Crime; Officer Common Sense (ghost cop)
Reprints:

Case of the Love Sick Clown (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Rudy Palais (signed)
Inks:
Rudy Palais (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
crime
Reprints:

Ghouls' Gold (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Bernstein (signed)
Pencils:
Jack Alderman (signed)
Inks:
Jack Alderman (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
crime; horror-suspense
Characters:
Hare; Burke; Dr. Knox; Mary Patterson; Mr. Patterson; Mrs. McGowan
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Story is later plagiarized in "Corpses - Cash and Carry" in Exposed (D.S. Publishing Co., 1948 series) #1 (March-April 1948).

The Folly of Johnny Bananas (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Woody Hamlton (signed)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
crime
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

What's On Your Mind / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Reprints:

The Case of the Impossible Suicide (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
crime
Reprints:

Doctor of Evil (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6.75 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Vernon Henkel (signed)
Inks:
Vernon Henkel
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
crime
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

bottom quarter of last page of story is a promo for the "Big 3" Lev Gleason comics (Boy, Daredevil and Crime Does Not Pay)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Who Dunnit Mystery? / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jack Alderman (signed)
Inks:
Jack Alderman (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
crime
Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. The Bookkeeping Bandit
  3. 2. Case of the Love Sick Clown
  4. 3. Ghouls' Gold
  5. 4. The Folly of Johnny Bananas
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    What's On Your Mind
  7. 6. The Case of the Impossible Suicide
  8. 7. Doctor of Evil
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Who Dunnit Mystery?
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Gary L. Watson
  • Daniel Thingvold
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  • Lou Mougin
  • Jim Walls
  • Jerry Hillegas
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  • Gary L. Watson
  • Len Wolinsky