([November] 2005)

Marvel, 2005 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
49.99 USD; 80.00 CAD
Pages:
280
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Brand:
Marvel [white on red]
ISBN:
0-7851-1623-0 Search at WorldCat
Barcode:
978078511623354999
Editing:
Joe Simon (original editor); Mark D. Beazley (Collection Editor); Jennifer Gr├╝nwald (Assistant Editor); Jeff Youngquist (Senior Editor, Special Projects); Cory Sedlmeier (Masterworks Editor)
Color:
Color
Paper Stock:
Glossy
Binding:
Hardcover with dustjacket
Publishing Format:
Collected Edition

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.

Reprints The Human Torch (Marvel, 1940 Series) #2-5[a].
Art & Color reconstruction: Jamison Services.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Human Torch / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Alex Schomburg
Inks:
Alex Schomburg
Colors:
? [as Jamison Services]
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Human Torch; Toro; Sub-Mariner [Namor] (inset)
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Alex Schomburg
Inks:
Alex Schomburg
Colors:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Human Torch; Toro; Sub-Mariner

Indexer Notes

Characters from the cover of The Human Torch #5[a] (Marvel, 1940 Series).

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Human Torch / credits / 1 page (report information)

Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero

Marvel Masterworks Credits/Contents (Table of Contents)

table of contents / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Introduction (Table of Contents)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Roy Thomas
Letters:
typeset

[The Human Torch #2] (Table of Contents)

Human Torch / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Alex Schomburg
Inks:
Alex Schomburg
Colors:
? [as Jamison Services]
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Human Torch; Toro; Sub-Mariner [Namor] (inset)
Reprints:

Introducing Toro, the Flaming Torch Kid (Table of Contents)

Human Torch / comic story / 19 pages (report information)

Script:
Carl Burgos (signed)
Pencils:
Carl Burgos (signed)
Inks:
Carl Burgos (signed)
Colors:
? [as Jamison Services]
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Human Torch [Jim Hammond]; Toro [Thomas Raymond]; Mr. Raymond; Mrs. Raymond (death, Toro's parents); Pops (a circus owner); Samson
Synopsis:
Passing by a traveling circus, Torch spots a young kid on the ground with his body aflame. Landing, and a bit puzzled, he helps the young boy named Toro to be able to flame on at will and fly. Toro relates how he was involved in a train accident and lost both his parents after trying to save them in the fire. He fell unconscious, holding a piece of molten metal in his hand. He was adopted by two circus performers and has been with the circus since. Meanwhile, Samson, who lost a fight earlier to the Torch, is planning his revenge against the circus and especially the Torch.
Reprints:

[Sub-Mariner Crashes New York Again!!!] (Table of Contents)

Sub-Mariner / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Everett (signed)
Pencils:
Bill Everett (signed)
Inks:
Bill Everett (signed)
Colors:
? [as Jamison Services]
Letters:
Bill Everett

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Sub-Mariner [Namor]
Synopsis:
The Navy has lost four battleships to fifth columnists, so the Sub-Mariner decides to head that way and look over the situation. He discovers a submerged Nazi U-Boat and some suspicious men diving down to it. Fearing sabotage, Namor decides to be on hand for the christening of a new ship the next day. As the ship slides into the water and starts to sink, aerial subs show up, anchor discs to the ship, raise it out of the water and put in back in dry dock. In a letter to officials, Namor tells them the ship was sabotaged, that he knows where the saboteurs are and will take care of them himself.
Reprints:

Carl Burgos' Hot Idea [The Story of the Human Torch!] (Table of Contents)

Human Torch / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Carl Burgos
Pencils:
Carl Burgos
Inks:
Carl Burgos
Colors:
? [as Jamison Services]
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction; superhero
Characters:
Carl Burgos; Human Torch
Synopsis:
Fictional story of the Torch's creation with spot illustrations.
Reprints:

Bill Everett's Hurricane [The Story of the Sub-Mariner!] (Table of Contents)

Sub-Mariner / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Bill Everett
Pencils:
Bill Everett
Inks:
Bill Everett
Colors:
? [as Jamison Services]
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction; superhero
Characters:
Bill Everett; Sub-Mariner [Namor]
Synopsis:
Fictional story of the Sub-Mariner's creation with spot illustrations.
Reprints:

[Extortion for a Bail-Out] (Table of Contents)

Falcon / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Paul Reinman
Inks:
Paul Reinman
Colors:
? [as Jamison Services]
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Falcon [Carl Burgess]; Mrs. Bankhead; Mr. Bankhead; Louise; Jim Peterson
Synopsis:
Carl Burgess, District Attorney, runs into a Mrs. Bankhead on his way out of court and learns that her husband has been kidnapped by men demanding $50,000. Changing to the Falcon, he tracks down the kidnappers and learns that they were trying to get the extortion money to bail out their boss, Big Jim Peterson, whom Burgess (as D.A.) was attempting to prosecute.
Reprints:

[A Wish Come True] (Table of Contents)

Microman / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Paul Quinn (signed)
Pencils:
Harold DeLay (signed)
Inks:
Harold DeLay (signed)
Colors:
? [as Jamison Services]
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Microman [Jimmy Everett]; Doctor Schmidt
Synopsis:
Bored little Jimmy Everett visits Mr. Schmidt in his lab while he is experimenting. After finding out the old chemist has invented a potion that can shrink someone, he runs an errand for him, and comes back to find him asleep. Jimmy decides to take the potion and shrinks down to the size of a nickel laying on the floor. When the chemist awakes, he spots the coin and picks it up, not noticing Jimmy on the coin, and puts it in his pocket. The old man happens to pick up a magnifying glass and sees the tiny boy, gives him the antidote and restores him to regular size.
Reprints:

[Hidden Treasure Means Death] (Table of Contents)

Mantor the Magician / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Al Gabriele
Inks:
Al Gabriele
Colors:
? [as Jamison Services]
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Mantor; Joan Winters; Saunders
Synopsis:
Mantor sees a young lady drowning and acts quickly to save her. She tells him that her father recently died and left her a castle and a queer map that supposedly leads to a treasure. Together they go to the castle and he examines the map, which speaks of a secret button and hidden passage leading to the treasure. Mantor tells the girl to lock herself in her room while he investigates. An attempt is first made on Mantor by a deformed creature, before he finds the passage and is able to save the young lady from a phony ghost, namely Saunders the Butler.
Reprints:

The Strange Case of the Bloodless Corpses (Table of Contents)

Fiery Mask / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Simon
Pencils:
Joe Simon ?
Inks:
Joe Simon
Colors:
? [as Jamison Services]
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Fiery Mask [Doctor Jack Castle]; Julie; Doctor Sendach
Synopsis:
Dr. Jack Castle is called to Police HQ to look at a recent murder victim who doesn't have one drop of blood left in its body. He agrees to help the suffering people involved, but the Police will have to solve the mystery. More victims are reported and Castle cannot allow any more victims to die, so he changes to the Fiery Mask and prepares a trap at his lab. Swarms of ghoulish men come in and overpower the Mask, who is found injured the next morning by his nurse, who also discovers his secret identity. Later, he tracks down the man behind the terror, Dr. Sendach, an eminent stomach specialist.
Reprints:

[The Human Torch #3] (Table of Contents)

Human Torch / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Alex Schomburg
Inks:
Alex Schomburg
Colors:
? [as Jamison Services]
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Human Torch; Toro; Sub-Mariner [Namor] (inset)
Reprints:

Beware! Captain America Is Coming! (Table of Contents)

Captain America / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Joe Simon
Inks:
Joe Simon
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain America; Bucky; Adolph Hitler
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Promo for Captain America Comics #1.

[Toro's Parents--Alive?, Part 1] (Table of Contents)

Human Torch / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script:
Carl Burgos (signed)
Pencils:
Carl Burgos (signed) (layouts only?); Harry Sahle? (finished art?)
Inks:
Harry Sahle ?
Colors:
? [as Jamison Services]
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Human Torch [Jim Hammond]; Toro [Thomas Raymond]; Ludwig; K-9
Synopsis:
The head of a spy ring decides on a plan to eliminate the Torch by using imposters to convince Toro his parents are still alive.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Part 1.

[Marvel Mystery Comics #16] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Alex Schomburg
Inks:
Alex Schomburg
Colors:
? [as Jamison Services]
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Human Torch; Sub-Mariner [Namor] (vignette); Vision (vignette); Angel (vignette)
Reprints:

[Toro's Parents--Alive?, Part 2] (Table of Contents)

Human Torch / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script:
Carl Burgos (signed)
Pencils:
Carl Burgos (signed) (layouts only?); Harry Sahle ? (finished art?)
Inks:
Harry Sahle ?
Colors:
? [as Jamison Services]
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Human Torch [Jim Hammond]; Toro [Thomas Raymond]; Herr Medals; Adolphe Hiccup; Benny Musclein
Synopsis:
Toro leaves with the spy ring aboard a ship (which is smuggling gold) still thinking they are helping his parents. While in a foreign country, he is further duped into helping at a munitions plant. The Torch, following after them, does what he can to help undo the damage (along the way getting rid of the gold and sending a message to Namor on one of the bars). When Toro starts to suspect something is wrong, he he put into a rocket and fired at America as the start of an invasion. The Torch follows and slows it down allowing Toro to escape. Together, they defeat the rest of the rocket attack.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Herr Medals, Chancellor Hiccup, and Benny Musclein are caricatures of Hermann Goering, Adolf Hitler, and Benito Mussolini.

Hot and Wet (Table of Contents)

Human Torch; Sub-Mariner / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Carl Burgos ?
Inks:
Carl Burgos ?
Colors:
? [as Jamison Services]
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Human Torch; Toro; Sub-Mariner [Namor]
Synopsis:
The Human Torch and Sub-Mariner once again meet...but this time it is to argue which of their artists is the best: Burgos or Everett?
Reprints:

Call for Volunteers (Table of Contents)

Captain America / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? [traced Jack Kirby figure]
Inks:
? [traced Jack Kirby figure]
Colors:
? [as Jamison Services]
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain America; Bucky
Synopsis:
Readers are told to look for the next issue of Captain America to learn how they can become one of Captain America's Sentinels.
Reprints:

["If we happened to be an unobtrusive little sea-bass..."] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Bill Everett (signed)
Pencils:
Bill Everett (signed)
Inks:
Bill Everett (signed)
Colors:
? [as Jamison Services]
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Sub-Mariner [Namor]; Betty Dean; Human Torch [Jim Hammond]; Toro [Thomas Raymond]
Synopsis:
Namor finds the message the Torch wrote in the previous story and goes looking for him. He meets up with Betty who informs him the Torch is off fighting a spy ring. Trying to board a suspicious German boat, Namor is captured, tied to a bomb and dropped from an plane. The Torch rescues Namor and informs him of the invasion. Namor gathers his planes and destroys the enemy navy. He is called back by the War Dept. who want to thank him only to discover there is another attacking fleet. Once again, Namor rallies his few remaining planes and stops the second fleet.
Reprints:

Introducing the Most Sensational New Character in Comic Magazine-- the Black Marvel (Table of Contents)

Black Marvel / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Jack Kirby
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Black Marvel; Super Slave (vignette); Moon Man (vignette); Sub-Earth Man (vignette); The Fin (vignette); The Terror (vignette); The Black Widow (vignette)
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Promo for Mystic Comics.

[Human Torch #4 (3)] (Table of Contents)

Human Torch / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Alex Schomburg
Inks:
Alex Schomburg
Colors:
? [as Jamison Services]
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Human Torch; Toro; Sub-Mariner [Namor] (vignette)
Reprints:

Now! The Most Sensational Comic Book Ever Published! (Table of Contents)

Captain America / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jack Kirby; Joe Simon
Inks:
Jack Kirby; Joe Simon; Al Gabriele
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain America; Bucky; Red Skull
Synopsis:
Ad for Captain America Comics #3, showing first few pages the the first story, "The Return of the Red Skull."
Reprints:

The Mystery of the Disappearing Criminals [Part 1] (Table of Contents)

Human Torch / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script:
Carl Burgos (signed)
Pencils:
Carl Burgos (signed) (layouts only?); Harry Sahle ? (finished art?)
Inks:
Harry Sahle
Colors:
? [as Jamison Services]
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Human Torch [Jim Hammond]; Toro [Thomas Raymond]; Jimmy Wilson; Gromley; Blackjack
Synopsis:
The Torch is asked help when criminals start disappearing. The Torch comes up with a plan for Toro to turn to crime in an effort to be contacted by the people behind the disappearances. However, they see through Toro's act and capture him. The Torch tracks them to a ship at sea only to be captured before he can rescue Toro but Toro rescues the Torch, instead. Just as he is about to capture Blackjack, the leader uses a smoke bomb to slip away.
Reprints:

Watch for This Winner (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
? [as Jamison Services]
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain America; Angel; Sub-Mariner [Namor]; Human Torch; Fiery Mask; Hurricane
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Promo for the never-published All-Aces Comics #1.

[The Mystery of the Disappearing Criminals, Part 2] (Table of Contents)

Human Torch / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script:
Carl Burgos (signed)
Pencils:
Carl Burgos (signed) (layouts only?); Harry Sahle ? (finished art?)
Inks:
Harry Sahle
Colors:
? [as Jamison Services]
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Human Torch [Jim Hammond]; Toro [Thomas Raymond]; Jimmy Wilson; Blackjack; Davis
Synopsis:
Having slipped away from the Torch, Blackjack radios his base to have bombers attack the ship. Before the Torch can destroy all of them, one shoots Toro in the shoulder. The Torch gets Toro to a hospital and continues his search for Blackjack and his gang, capturing all but two of them. Hearing this, Toro asks Jimmy to find information on their location. Jimmy finds out that one of them will be at a game so Toro sneaks out of the hospital to be there. Finding Davis, Toro keeps him occupied until the Torch arrives. Sending Toro back to the hospital, he gets Davis to reveal where Blackjack is.
Reprints:

[This is the Story of One American Who Decided to Do Something About It All!] (Table of Contents)

Patriot / text story / 1.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Ray Gill (signed)
Pencils:
Bill Everett (signed)
Inks:
Bill Everett (signed)
Colors:
? [as Jamison Services]
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Patriot [Jeff Mace]
Synopsis:
Aboard a plane with many high ranking officials going to a munitions plant where a strike was being planned, Jeff and the rest were shocked to discover their pilots were parachuting to the ground. With the plane in a crash dive, Jeff changes to the Patriot and puts the plane back on course. In the cockpit, Jeff finds evidence that the pilots were really fifth columnists trying to kill the passengers. Landing at the munitions plant, the Patriot takes care of another fifth columnist trying to agitate the crowd into attacking the plant.
Reprints:

Statement of the ownership, management, circulation, etc. (Table of Contents)

statement of ownership / 0.33 page (report information)

Script:
Abraham Goodman; Maurice Coyne (notary)
Letters:
typeset
Editing:
Timely Publications (owner); Abraham Goodman (owner, publisher); Martin Goodman (editor, managing editor, business manager)

Synopsis:
Statement for "HUMAN TORCH COMICS, published quarterly at Meriden, Connecticut, for October 1st, 1940."
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

All addresses for Timely Publications and Martin and Abraham Goodman are given as 330 W. 42nd St., New York, N. Y.
Note that by the time of this issue's printing, Timely Comics, Inc. had replaced Timely Publications in the indicia.

["Namor, now emperor of the sub-sea, again ventures out..."] (Table of Contents)

Sub-Mariner / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Everett (signed)
Pencils:
Bill Everett (signed)
Inks:
Bill Everett (signed)
Colors:
? [as Jamison Services]
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Sub-Mariner [Namor]
Synopsis:
With a remote town in Alaska suffering from an influenza epidemic and a massive snow storm, the government asks Namor for his aid in getting a supply of influenza serum to the residents.
Reprints:

Rushed Hot Off the Press! (Table of Contents)

Sub-Mariner / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Alex Schomburg
Inks:
Alex Schomburg
Colors:
? [as Jamison Services]
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Sub-Mariner [Namor]; Human Torch; Toro (last two in vignette)
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Promo for Marvel Mystery Comics #20.

["Among many Americans who know the menace to our liberty..."] (Table of Contents)

Patriot / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Ray Gill
Pencils:
George Mandel
Inks:
George Mandel
Colors:
? [as Jamison Services]
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Patriot [Jeff Mace]; Mary; Casey; Yellowshirts
Synopsis:
The chief of a subversive group, called the Yellowshirts, announces that the group is now powerful enough to take on the U.S. government and destroy it, and the order goes out to do just that. But they are met with resistance and defeated by the people led by the Patriot.
Reprints:

[Human Torch #5[a]] (Table of Contents)

Human Torch / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Alex Schomburg
Inks:
Alex Schomburg
Colors:
? [as Jamison Services]
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Human Torch; Toro; Sub-Mariner [Namor]
Reprints:

Next Issue of Captain America Comics (Table of Contents)

Captain America / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Joe Simon
Inks:
Jack Kirby
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain America; Bucky; Red Skull
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

This house ad is 1) a promo for Captain America Comics #5, which features an appearance by the Red Skull; and 2) provides a coupon for readers to mail in, along with ten cents, to join Captain America's Sentinels of Liberty.

The March of Death [Part 1] (Table of Contents)

Human Torch / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script:
Carl Burgos (signed)
Pencils:
Carl Burgos (signed) (layouts)
Inks:
Harry Sahle; ? [Funnies, Inc. shop artists]
Colors:
? [as Jamison Services]
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Human Torch [Jim Hammond]; Toro [Thomas Raymond]; Doctor Smart; Jake
Synopsis:
Doctor Smart plans a million dollar robbery and is so confident of success, he sends the police a note informing them. The Torch, Toro and the Police are waiting for him but he is ready for everything they try and races away with the money in a hearse. He is eventually forced off a bridge and into the river where he escapes. Not giving up on getting the money, he sends a diver down to recover it. The Torch and Toro start to chase the boat but run into a trap and get caught in the blast from a floating mine.
Reprints:

Big New Sub-Mariner No.2 (Table of Contents)

Sub-Mariner / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Alex Schomburg
Inks:
Alex Schomburg
Colors:
? [as Jamison Services]
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Sub-Mariner [Namor]; Angel (small inset)
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

House ad for Sub-Mariner Comics #2, plus a blurb for the brand new Mystic Comics.

[The March of Death, Part 2] (Table of Contents)

Human Torch / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script:
Carl Burgos (signed)
Pencils:
Carl Burgos (signed) (layouts)
Inks:
Harry Sahle; ? [Funnies, Inc. shop artists]
Colors:
? [as Jamison Services]
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Human Torch [Jim Hammond]; Toro [Thomas Raymond]; Doctor Smart; Rocky
Synopsis:
Recovering from the mine blast, the Torch and Toro continue the pursuit of Doctor Smart and the stolen million dollars. Smart continues to elude using various gimmicks.
Reprints:

Marvel's Pinwheel of Stars! (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (various)
Inks:
? (various)
Colors:
? [as Jamison Services]
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Human Torch; Sub-Mariner; Vision; Ka-Zar; Terry Vance; Angel
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Promotional house ad for all the comic magazines published by Timely and some of the characters appearing in them.

The Human Torch and Sub Mariner [sic] Battle the Nazi Super Shell of Death! (Table of Contents)

Human Torch, Sub-Mariner / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee (signed)
Pencils:
Carl Burgos (signed)
Inks:
Carl Burgos (signed)
Colors:
? [as Jamison Services]
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Human Torch [Jim Hammond]; Toro [Thomas Raymond]; Sub-Mariner [Namor]; Nazis
Synopsis:
Torch, Toro and Sub-Mariner find the Nazi have built a huge gun, as high as a 50-story building. They proceed to destroy it and Nazi barges intent on invading Dover.
Reprints:

Blitzkrieg of the Living Dead! (Table of Contents)

Sub-Mariner / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Everett
Pencils:
Bill Everett
Inks:
Bill Everett
Colors:
? [as Jamison Services]
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Sub-Mariner [Namor]; Angel [Thomas Halloway]; Carlos
Synopsis:
A group of Nazombies attack the Caribbean Islands and the Sub-Mariner and Angel fight them off.
Reprints:

["Desperately, the enemies of our free society are..."] (Table of Contents)

Patriot / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Ray Gill
Pencils:
Sid Greene (signed)
Inks:
Sid Greene (signed)
Colors:
? [as Jamison Services]
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Patriot [Jeff Mace]; Mary; Casey; Veiled Violinist
Synopsis:
A man discovers a note that causes bones to disintegrate and he is sent to America by the Nazi to sabotage everything.
Reprints:

The Young Allies Comics (Table of Contents)

Young Allies / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bill King (signed)
Inks:
Bill King (signed)
Colors:
? [as Jamison Services]
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Young Allies [Bucky; Toro; Tubby Tinkle; Knuckles [Percy Bartwell]; Washington Vanderbilt Jefferson; Whitewash Jones]; Red Skull
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Promo for Young Allies Comics #1.

[Backcover] (Table of Contents)

Human Torch / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Alex Schomburg
Inks:
Alex Schomburg
Colors:
? [as Jamison Services]
Letters:
?; typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Human Torch; Toro; Sub-Mariner [Namor]
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Promo text and reprint of the four covers. On back cover.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Human Torch
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Human Torch
  4. 3. Marvel Masterworks Credits/Contents
  5. 4. Introduction
  6. 5. [The Human Torch #2]
    Human Torch
  7. 6. Introducing Toro, the Flaming Torch Kid
    Human Torch
  8. 7. [Sub-Mariner Crashes New York Again!!!]
    Sub-Mariner
  9. 8. Carl Burgos' Hot Idea [The Story of the Human Torch!]
    Human Torch
  10. 9. Bill Everett's Hurricane [The Story of the Sub-Mariner!]
    Sub-Mariner
  11. 10. [Extortion for a Bail-Out]
    Falcon
  12. 11. [A Wish Come True]
    Microman
  13. 12. [Hidden Treasure Means Death]
    Mantor the Magician
  14. 13. The Strange Case of the Bloodless Corpses
    Fiery Mask
  15. 14. [The Human Torch #3]
    Human Torch
  16. 15. Beware! Captain America Is Coming!
    Captain America
  17. 16. [Toro's Parents--Alive?, Part 1]
    Human Torch
  18. 17. [Marvel Mystery Comics #16]
    Human Torch
  19. 18. [Toro's Parents--Alive?, Part 2]
    Human Torch
  20. 19. Hot and Wet
    Human Torch; Sub-Mariner
  21. 20. Call for Volunteers
    Captain America
  22. 21. ["If we happened to be an unobtrusive little sea-bass..."]
    Sub-Mariner
  23. 22. Introducing the Most Sensational New Character in Comic Magazine-- the Black Marvel
    Black Marvel
  24. 23. [Human Torch #4 (3)]
    Human Torch
  25. 24. Now! The Most Sensational Comic Book Ever Published!
    Captain America
  26. 25. The Mystery of the Disappearing Criminals [Part 1]
    Human Torch
  27. 26. Watch for This Winner
  28. 27. [The Mystery of the Disappearing Criminals, Part 2]
    Human Torch
  29. 28. [This is the Story of One American Who Decided to Do Something About It All!]
    Patriot
  30. 29. Statement of the ownership, management, circulation, etc.
  31. 30. ["Namor, now emperor of the sub-sea, again ventures out..."]
    Sub-Mariner
  32. 31. Rushed Hot Off the Press!
    Sub-Mariner
  33. 32. ["Among many Americans who know the menace to our liberty..."]
    Patriot
  34. 33. [Human Torch #5[a]]
    Human Torch
  35. 34. Next Issue of Captain America Comics
    Captain America
  36. 35. The March of Death [Part 1]
    Human Torch
  37. 36. Big New Sub-Mariner No.2
    Sub-Mariner
  38. 37. [The March of Death, Part 2]
    Human Torch
  39. 38. Marvel's Pinwheel of Stars!
  40. 39. The Human Torch and Sub Mariner [sic] Battle the Nazi Super Shell of Death!
    Human Torch, Sub-Mariner
  41. 40. Blitzkrieg of the Living Dead!
    Sub-Mariner
  42. 41. ["Desperately, the enemies of our free society are..."]
    Patriot
  43. 42. The Young Allies Comics
    Young Allies
  44. 43. [Backcover]
    Human Torch
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