(January 1946)

Lev Gleason, 1942 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
?
On-sale date:
1945-11-23
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

On Sale Date from stamped arrival date found on copy posted online on the History of Horror Facebook page by Ryan Anthony (posted on 10 August 2016).


[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

Premiums or Cash given (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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)

Pre-War ... War ... Post-War (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

["Death rode the waves with the Mary Lou..."] (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:

13 Million Men and Women Will Wear One!! (Table of Contents)

public service announcement / 0.33 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (spot illustration)
Inks:
? (spot illustration)
Letters:
?

Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Promoting respect for honorably discharged servicemen and women.

Given Your Choice of Valuable Gifts ... (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Here's the Greatest Billfold Bargain ... (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Speedy Wheeler Saves the Day and Wins a Bike (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. Premiums or Cash given
  3. 2. The Bookkeeping Bandit
  4. 3. Case of the Love Sick Clown
  5. 4. Ghouls' Gold
  6. 5. The Folly of Johnny Bananas
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    What's On Your Mind
  8. 7. The Case of the Impossible Suicide
  9. 8. Doctor of Evil
  10. 9. Pre-War ... War ... Post-War
  11. 10. ["Death rode the waves with the Mary Lou..."]
    Who Dunnit Mystery?
  12. 11. 13 Million Men and Women Will Wear One!!
  13. 12. Given Your Choice of Valuable Gifts ...
  14. 13. Here's the Greatest Billfold Bargain ...
  15. 14. Speedy Wheeler Saves the Day and Wins a Bike
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