(Winter 1942)

Marvel, 1941 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Select Publications, Inc.
Editing:
Al Fago?
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was on-going series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Sub-Mariner / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Alex Schomburg
Inks:
Alex Schomburg
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset; Alex Schomburg (on the art)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Sub-Mariner
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

U.S. Savings Stamps / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
? (Minuteman figure)
Inks:
? (Minuteman figure)
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
Printing of a letter from U.S. Secretary of the Treasury, Henry Morgenthau, Jr. to the kids of America, asking them to buy savings stamps.
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Indexer Notes

Found on the inside front cover. Sequence and all info added by Craig Delich 3-8-08.

[The Mystery of the Knife] (Table of Contents)

Sub-Mariner / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Carl Pfeufer
Inks:
Carl Pfeufer
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Sub-Mariner [Prince Namor]; The Knife [Sgt. Howard] (villain, introduction); Ritten
Synopsis:
The murder of a lighthouse keeper leads the Sub-Mariner into joining the USMC at Parris Island to uncover the purpetrator.
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Indexer Notes

Synopsis added by Craig Delich 3-8-08.

[They're At It Again!] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Human Torch; Sub-Mariner; Jimmy Jupiter
Synopsis:
Illustrated promotional ad for Human Torch Comics #10, featuring the 45-page battle between the Torch and Sub-Mariner.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Sequence and all info added by Craig Delich 3-8-08.

The Setting of the Rising Sun (Table of Contents)

The Sub-Mariner / comic story / 18 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Carl Pfeufer
Inks:
Carl Pfeufer
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Sub-Mariner [Prince Namor]; Dr. Suki (villain, introduction)
Synopsis:
The shooting down of a U.S. blimp, still loaded with its instruments, becomes the target of the Japanese, so Sub-Mariner decides to hide them, then uncover the reason why this happened: a fiendish Japanese doctor is turning U.S. soldiers into zombies.
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Indexer Notes

Synopsis added by Craig Delich 3-8-08.

Tommy's Taken for a Ride (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Pvt. Tommy Bronson; Uncle Pete; Dorothy; Butch (villain); Hank (villain)
Synopsis:
Tommy's on furlough from the Army and is heading home with money for his Mother. However, when he accepts a ride from two strangers, Tommy and his money are soon parted.
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Indexer Notes

Synopsis added by Craig Delich 3-8-08.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Tubby and Tack / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Ray Houlihan (signed)
Pencils:
Ray Houlihan (signed)
Inks:
Ray Houlihan (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Tubby; Tack
Synopsis:
Two separate stories: in the first, the boys are looking forward to the day because it's Saturday and there is no school. But Mom has other ideas as to what the boys will be doing most of the day. In the 2nd, the boys borrow a dollar from Dad to buy defense stamps, with unusual effects.
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Indexer Notes

Page count corrected by Craig Delich 10-20-07. Synopsis added by Craig Delich 3-8-08.

Genius for Murder (Table of Contents)

The Angel / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script:
Kermit Jaediker [as Jaediker] (signed)
Pencils:
Gustav Schrotter [as Schrotter] (signed)
Inks:
Gustav Schrotter [as Schrotter] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Angel; The White Carnation [Caleb Crane] (villain, introduction, death)
Synopsis:
When writer Caleb Crane gets a rejection notice from a publisher, lambasting him for not having sufficient knowledge about his topic of crime, Crane decides to obtain that knowledge by committing crimes, then writing about them.
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Indexer Notes

Synopsis added by Craig Delich 3-8-08.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Tubby and Tack / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Ray Houlihan (signed)
Pencils:
Ray Houlihan (signed)
Inks:
Ray Houlihan (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Tubby; Tack
Synopsis:
Tubby and Tack, having the day off from school, get up early to round up the fellas for some fun...but they find all of them still in bed!
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Indexer Notes

Sequence and all info added by Craig Delich 10-20-07.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    The Sub-Mariner
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    U.S. Savings Stamps
  3. 2. [The Mystery of the Knife]
    Sub-Mariner
  4. 3. [They're At It Again!]
    Human Torch Comics
  5. 4. The Setting of the Rising Sun
    The Sub-Mariner
  6. 5. Tommy's Taken for a Ride
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Tubby and Tack
  8. 7. Genius for Murder
    The Angel
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Tubby and Tack
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Henry Andrews
  • Per Sandell
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • Tony R. Rose