(2001)

AC, 2001 Series
 
Price:
15.95 USD
Pages:
124
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
AC Comics
Brand:
AC Comics
Editing:
Bill Black
Format:
Digest (5 1/2 inches wide x 8 1/2 inches tall); Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior; Squarebound; One-Shot

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Cat-Man / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Charles M. Quinlan (signed)
Inks:
Charles M. Quinlan
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Reprints:

Rust on the Iron Curtain (Table of Contents)

Avenger / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox ?
Pencils:
Bob Powell (signed)
Inks:
Bob Powell (signed)
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Reprints:

The Invader From the Sea (Table of Contents)

Avenger / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox ?
Pencils:
Bob Powell (signed)
Inks:
Bob Powell (signed)
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Reprints:

Mad Hatter (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jerry DeFuccio; ?
Pencils:
Mort Leav (signed)
Inks:
Mort Leav (signed)
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Mad Hatter

Indexer Notes

Recreation of the Mad Hatter from the Jerry DeFuccio collection. Drawn by Mort Leav in May 1996.

[Cat-Man Comics V3#1 (11) Cover] (Table of Contents)

Cat-Man / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Charles Quinlan
Inks:
Charles Quinlan

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Cat-Man; Kitten
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Cover art with logo but no other lettering from the original.

[Introducing the Kitten] (Table of Contents)

Cat-Man / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Charles M. Quinlan (signed)
Inks:
Charles M. Quinlan
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Reprints:

Death Stalks the Show (Table of Contents)

Rocketman [Zip-Jet] / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ruben Moreira; ? (art additions)
Inks:
Ruben Moreira; ? (art additions)
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Zip-Jet [Tech Carson]; Jet Girl [Pat Carson]
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Though it has a Rocketman logo, this story is a reformatted version of the reprint in Zip-Jet #1. In this version, panels are extended, art added, and some word balloons are re-lettered with different dialogue. The page before the page with the logo is the original splash page.

["David Merryweather, left for dead in the jungle..."] (Table of Contents)

Cat-Man / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Irwin Hasen
Inks:
Irwin Hasen
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Missing first two pages. The last page of the story is printed on the inside front cover.

Murder Hides Its Tracks (Table of Contents)

Rocketman [Zip-Jet] / comic story / 14 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Al Plastino
Inks:
Al Plastino
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

This has a Rocketman logo, but is a reprint of the Zip-Jet version. This reprint is reformatted to four panels per page.

[Golden-Age Men of Mystery #3] (Table of Contents)

Men of Mystery / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bob Powell
Inks:
Bob Powell
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
The Avenger

Indexer Notes

Promo for Men of Mystery #3 with a full-page view of the cover.

[Zip-Jet Comics #2 Cover] (Table of Contents)

Zip-Jet / cover / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Zip-Jet [Tech Carson]; Pat Carson
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Two-page spread sideways across the centerfold.

Terror Stalks the Turnpike (Table of Contents)

Rocketman / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ruben Moreira
Inks:
Ruben Moreira
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Though this has the Rocketman logo, it is the Zip-Jet #2 reprint. Aside from the logo and placement of the title, this appears to be a faithful reprint with no changes.

[Detective Picture Stories #4 Cover] (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Rodney Thompson
Inks:
Rodney Thompson
Letters:
?

Indexer Notes

From the Jerry DeFuccio Collection. Cover to Detective Picture Stories (Comics Magazine Company, 1936 series) #4 (March 1937). Unclear if this is a recreation or a black and white reprint of the original. (The "1" in the price is different than the original.)

["For the ragman?"] (Table of Contents)

Windy / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Martin Filchock (signed)
Pencils:
Martin Filchock (signed)
Inks:
Martin Filchock (signed)
Letters:
?

Reprints:
  • From Funny Pages (Centaur, 1936 series) #?

The Robber Who Was Dead (Table of Contents)

Bulletman / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Woolfolk
Pencils:
Bill Ward
Inks:
Bill Ward
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Reprints:

The Cryptic Cache (Table of Contents)

Rocketman / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ruben Moreira
Inks:
Ruben Moreira
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Reprints:

[...Alias Zippo!] (Table of Contents)

Zippo / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jerry DeFuccio ?
Pencils:
Tony Dipreta
Inks:
Tony Dipreta
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Zippo [Joe Blair]

Indexer Notes

From the collection of Jerry DeFuccio. Recreation of the Zippo feature from Clue Comics by Tony Dipreta from the late 1980s. Nine drawings and explanatory text.

Dressed to Kill (Table of Contents)

Bulletman / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bill Ward
Inks:
Bill Ward
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Reprints:

The Vicious Vandal (Table of Contents)

Bulletman / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Harry Anderson
Inks:
Harry Anderson
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Reprints:

["Out of a world of lust for power..."] (Table of Contents)

Cat-Man / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Irwin Hasen
Inks:
Irwin Hasen
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Reprints:

Peril at Devil's Kitchen (Table of Contents)

Strong Man / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox ?
Pencils:
Bob Powell (signed)
Inks:
Bob Powell (signed)
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Reprints:

The Metal Menace (Table of Contents)

Avenger / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox ?
Pencils:
Bob Powell (signed)
Inks:
Bob Powell (signed)
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Reprints:

AC Comics Back Issue (Table of Contents)

AC Comics / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover. List of back issues available from AC Comics.

Coming from AC Comics! (Table of Contents)

AC Comics / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
(various)
Inks:
(various)
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Spy Smasher; Commando Yank; Minute Man; Femforce; Masked Marvel

Indexer Notes

Back cover. Promo for AC Comics. Covers to Men of Mystery #30, Femforce Uncut; and Best of the West #21 are depicted.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Cat-Man
  2. 1. Rust on the Iron Curtain
    Avenger
  3. 2. The Invader From the Sea
    Avenger
  4. 3. Mad Hatter
  5. 4. [Cat-Man Comics V3#1 (11) Cover]
    Cat-Man
  6. 5. [Introducing the Kitten]
    Cat-Man
  7. 6. Death Stalks the Show
    Rocketman [Zip-Jet]
  8. 7. ["David Merryweather, left for dead in the jungle..."]
    Cat-Man
  9. 8. Murder Hides Its Tracks
    Rocketman [Zip-Jet]
  10. 9. [Golden-Age Men of Mystery #3]
    Men of Mystery
  11. 10. [Zip-Jet Comics #2 Cover]
    Zip-Jet
  12. 11. Terror Stalks the Turnpike
    Rocketman
  13. 12. [Detective Picture Stories #4 Cover]
  14. 13. ["For the ragman?"]
    Windy
  15. 14. The Robber Who Was Dead
    Bulletman
  16. 15. The Cryptic Cache
    Rocketman
  17. 16. [...Alias Zippo!]
    Zippo
  18. 17. Dressed to Kill
    Bulletman
  19. 18. The Vicious Vandal
    Bulletman
  20. 19. ["Out of a world of lust for power..."]
    Cat-Man
  21. 20. Peril at Devil's Kitchen
    Strong Man
  22. 21. The Metal Menace
    Avenger
  23. 22. AC Comics Back Issue
    AC Comics
  24. 23. Coming from AC Comics!
    AC Comics
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