(August 9th, 1942)

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Price:
none
Pages:
16
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
[none printed]
Color:
four color
Dimensions:
standard golden age size. some were also issued as tabloid size
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Binding:
loose pages or cut-and-assemble-it-your-self
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series.

[Shoplifters and Sodas] (Table of Contents)

Spirit / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Will Eisner
Pencils:
Will Eisner (layouts); Lou Fine
Inks:
Lou Fine
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
Adventure
Characters:
Mayor Blast; Dolan; Ebony; Ellen
Reprints:

[Origin of Mr. Mystic] (Table of Contents)

Mr. Mystic / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Powell
Pencils:
Bob Powell [as S. R. Powell] (signed)
Inks:
Bob Powell [as S. R. Powell] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
occult
Characters:
Mr. Mystic (origin)
Synopsis:
Recovering in a hospital from being slugged, Mr. Mystic tells a nurse about his escape from Warsaw, Poland, and how he ended up in Tibet, where seven Lamas gave him the gift of magic. Mr. Mystic sends his nurse to recover some important papers, but she is captured by spies and he has to send his astral form to defeat the spies.
Reprints:
Keywords:
hospital; Lamas; magic; Nazis; nurse; spies; telepathy; Tibet; Warsaw

["Pardon me, I'd like some information."] (Table of Contents)

Lady Luck / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Klaus Nordling
Pencils:
Klaus Nordling
Inks:
Klaus Nordling
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Lady Luck; Peecolo; Dutch Kraut
Synopsis:
Lady Luck and Peecolo find a "retired" bootlegger smuggling spies into a backwoods town.
Reprints:
Keywords:
bootlegger; railroad; slingshot; spies
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [Shoplifters and Sodas]
    Spirit
  2. 1. [Origin of Mr. Mystic]
    Mr. Mystic
  3. 2. ["Pardon me, I'd like some information."]
    Lady Luck
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Merlin Haas
  • Bob Hughes
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Dan Kocher
  • Bob Hughes
  • Peter Croome