(July 1954)

Timor, 1954 Series
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Volume:
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Timor Publications, Inc.
Brand:
?
Editing:
Stanley Morse ?
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

CRIME DETECTOR is published bi-monthly by TIMOR PUBLICATIONS, Inc., at Wilkes-Barre, Pa. Editorial Office: 280 Madison Avenue, New York 16, N. Y.

All information for this issue is from Darci, March 2009.


Gun Happy (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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typeset

Genre:
crime

Indexer Notes

Title revision by Craig Delich 2013-5-28.

25 Big 8" X 10" Glossy Pictures - Your Choice $1.00 (Table of Contents)

Sunset Fan Club / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Indexer Notes

Indicia at bottom of page: "Published bi-monthly by Timor Publications." Inside front cover.

Gun Happy (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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Genre:
crime
Characters:
Bill Parker; Tom Parker; Sgt. Bob Crawford; Ann Parker (nee Crawford); Mrs. Parker
Synopsis:
Tom Parker's fascination with guns leads him and his wife to a life of crime.
Reprints: show reprint note before migration

Indexer Notes

Loosely based upon the film noir classic, Gun Crazy, 1950 directed by Joseph H. Lewis.
http://uk.imdb.com/title/tt0042530/ (info from Frank Motler on the gcd-main list, January 2010)

The Deadly Needle! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre:
crime
Characters:
Captain Craig (of the Homicide Department); Tim; Cartells' butler; James Cartell; John Cartell
Synopsis:
Captain Craig solves the murder of James Cartell.
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Indexer Notes

A solve-the-mystery story with the solution in an upside-down last panel.

Ladies' 20 Dresses For $3.50 (Table of Contents)

Mail Order Mart / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Reversible Auto Seat Covers (Table of Contents)

Mardo Sales Corporation / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Amazing Double-Action Skin Treatment That Conceals As It Medicates (Table of Contents)

Scope Products Co / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Death for Sale (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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Genre:
crime
Characters:
John "Fats" Logan; Mrs. Krummen; Mrs. Anthony Samuels; Dr. Albert Samuels; Dr. Ericson
Synopsis:
"Fats" Logan accepts a contract to kill Anthony Samuels on the eve of his critical operation.

Slaughter In The Court (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

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Genre:
crime
Characters:
Claude Allen; Jack Allen; mayor of Hicksville, VA; Floyd Allen; Victor Allen; Wesley Allen; Sidna Allen
Synopsis:
It takes the state police to put an end to the Allens' crime spree.

The Penalty Of Being Big... (Table of Contents)

filler / 0.33 page (report information)

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Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
Romans used captured scholars as teachers, but big slaves as gladiators.

Vengeance! (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

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Letters:
typeset

Genre:
crime
Characters:
Lew Sawyer; Mrs. Mary Jones; Chief of Police P. J. Murphy; Mrs. Grace Moore; Marshall Russ Lewis; Deputy Tim Lawton
Synopsis:
An ex-husband kills one of his wife's friends.

Medical Tablet Discovery! (Table of Contents)

Gary Pharmacal / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Borrow Money By Mail! (Table of Contents)

State Finance Co / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Ultimate Destiny (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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Pencils:
Jay Disbrow (signed)
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Jay Disbrow (signed)
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Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Johnathan Barkley; Lahama Khan (death); Lucian (High Priestess); Dr. Howard Channy (villain)
Synopsis:
Johnathan Barkely frightens his friend, Dr. Channy, with his recollection of what happened in Tibet.
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Prizes Given - Make Money Too! (Table of Contents)

The FUNman / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Play Piano The First Day...Or Don't Pay! (Table of Contents)

Dean Ross Piano Studios, Inc / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Indexer Notes

Inside back cover.

Want To Make $40.60? (Table of Contents)

General Card Co / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Indexer Notes

Back cover.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Gun Happy
  2. 1. 25 Big 8" X 10" Glossy Pictures - Your Choice $1.00
    Sunset Fan Club
  3. 2. Gun Happy
  4. 3. The Deadly Needle!
  5. 4. Ladies' 20 Dresses For $3.50
    Mail Order Mart
  6. 5. Reversible Auto Seat Covers
    Mardo Sales Corporation
  7. 6. Amazing Double-Action Skin Treatment That Conceals As It Medicates
    Scope Products Co
  8. 7. Death for Sale
  9. 8. Slaughter In The Court
  10. 9. The Penalty Of Being Big...
  11. 10. Vengeance!
  12. 11. Medical Tablet Discovery!
    Gary Pharmacal
  13. 12. Borrow Money By Mail!
    State Finance Co
  14. 13. Ultimate Destiny
  15. 14. Prizes Given - Make Money Too!
    The FUNman
  16. 15. Play Piano The First Day...Or Don't Pay!
    Dean Ross Piano Studios, Inc
  17. 16. Want To Make $40.60?
    General Card Co
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