(March 1943)

Marvel, 1939 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Timely Comics, Inc.
Editing:
Vince Fago ?
Color:
Full Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U.S. (through about early 1944, narrower thereafter)
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Saddle-Stitched
Publishing Format:
Monthly (through July 1944, variable thereafter)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Human Torch / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Alex Schomburg
Inks:
Alex Schomburg
Colors:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Human Torch [Jim Hammond]; Toro
Keywords:
Australia; heavy machine guns; Japanese Imperial Army; M1921A; maps; stereotyping of Japanese; Thompson submachine gun; tommy gun

[The Stolen Bomber] (Table of Contents)

Human Torch / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Harry Sahle
Inks:
Harry Sahle
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Col. Von Getter (villain, introduction); his spy ring (villains, introductions, deaths)

Metal Monsters (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Adolf Hitler (villain); Hermann Goering (villain); Adm. Von Roeder (villain, introduction, death); Capt. Kessler (villain, introduction, death); Karl (villain); other members of a Nazi robot squad (villains, introductions, deaths)
Reprints:

[The Tour of Fairyland] (Table of Contents)

Jimmy Jupiter / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Ed Robbins
Pencils:
Ed Robbins
Inks:
Ed Robbins
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
children; fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Knobby (guest-star); Ra (guest-star); Blue Fairy (guest-star); Fairy Delight (introduction); the Sandman (introduction); Stuffy (a puppy, introduction)

Bait For Suckers (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

[The Reformation of Thick Lips Scarbo] (Table of Contents)

Patriot / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Syd Shores
Inks:
Al Fagaly?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Thick Lips Scarbo (introduction); Von Boom (villain, introduction); his spy ring (villains, introductions)

Master of Madness (Table of Contents)

Vision / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Syd Shores
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Dr. Ekker (villain, introduction, death); Hugo (villain, introduction, death)

Indexer Notes

Inks credits originally given to Mike Sekowsky in error (per Tony Isabella, March 30, 2006)

Dr. Watson's Call to Fame (Table of Contents)

Terry Vance / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Ray Gill?
Pencils:
Bob Oksner
Inks:
Bob Oksner
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
Deadline Dawson (guest-star); Conn (villain, introduction); Prof. Zartan (introduction)

The Curse of Baron Trembieu (Table of Contents)

Angel / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Roy Garn?
Pencils:
Gustav Schrotter
Inks:
Gustav Schrotter
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Kurt Schnell (villain, introduction, death); Baron Francois Trembiew (in flashback, villain, introduction, death); Rene Trembiew (introduction); his niece (introduction)
Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    The Human Torch
  2. 1. [The Stolen Bomber]
    Human Torch
  3. 2. Metal Monsters
    Sub-Mariner
  4. 3. [The Tour of Fairyland]
    Jimmy Jupiter
  5. 4. Bait For Suckers
  6. 5. [The Reformation of Thick Lips Scarbo]
    Patriot
  7. 6. Master of Madness
    Vision
  8. 7. Dr. Watson's Call to Fame
    Terry Vance
  9. 8. The Curse of Baron Trembieu
    Angel
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Henry Andrews
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Katie
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Per Sandell
  • Jim Stangas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Craig Delich