(April 1943)

Marvel, 1941 Series
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Volume:
2
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Complete Photo Story Corp.
Editing:
Stan Lee
Color:
Full Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U.S. (through about early 1944, narrower thereafter)
Paper Stock:
Glossy Cover: Newsprint Interior
Binding:
Saddle-Stitched
Publishing Format:
Was On-Going Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Captain America / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Syd Shores
Inks:
Syd Shores
Colors:
?

Genre:
superhero

The Princess of the Atom (Table of Contents)

Captain America / comic story / 21 pages (report information)

Script:
Ray Cummings
Pencils:
Syd Shores
Inks:
Vince Alascia
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Togaro (villain, introduction)
Synopsis:
In the first part of this two part story, Cap and Bucky defeat a giant cockroach which had been set upon them by Togaro, a tyrant from a microworld. Cap and Bucky use shrinking drugs to enter the microworld and search out Togaro. The story ends when some of Togaro's men on Earth spill a drop of acid on the stone which contains the microworld and the deadly flood threatens to destroy Cap and Bucky.

Indexer Notes

adapted from PRINCESS OF THE ATOM; continued next issue

The Films of Death (Table of Contents)

Human Torch / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Von Bacht (villain, introduction); Heinrich Himmler (villain)

Indexer Notes

Newspaper on pg. 2, panel 8 references Schrotter, Ross, Fisk, Hamilton, Torpey, Kapitan, Everett, Hughes, and Garn.

The Murdering Mummy and the Laughing Sphinx (Table of Contents)

Captain America / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Mummy [Prof. Jameson; Karr] (villain, introduction); Modebl (a demon, villain)

Jinx Mutt (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

The Mystery of the Air-Mail Marker (Table of Contents)

Secret Stamp / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee?
Pencils:
Carl Pfeufer?
Inks:
Gustav Schrotter?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

[The Minister From Skullduggery] (Table of Contents)

Dippy Diplomat / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Guy Blythe
Pencils:
Guy Blythe
Inks:
Guy Blythe
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Captain America
  2. 1. The Princess of the Atom
    Captain America
  3. 2. The Films of Death
    Human Torch
  4. 3. The Murdering Mummy and the Laughing Sphinx
    Captain America
  5. 4. Jinx Mutt
  6. 5. The Mystery of the Air-Mail Marker
    Secret Stamp
  7. 6. [The Minister From Skullduggery]
    Dippy Diplomat
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