(Spring 1943)

Marvel, 1941 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Manvis Publications, Inc.
Editing:
Vince Fago?
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was on-going series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Sub-Mariner / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Alex Schomburg
Inks:
Alex Schomburg
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Sub-Mariner [Prince Namor]; The Angel [Tom Hallaway] (inset); the Japanese (villains)
Reprints:

Terror of the Floating Fortresses (Table of Contents)

Sub-Mariner / comic story / 19 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Sub-Mariner [Prince Namor]; Captain Presner; Captain Tsaki (villain, introduction, death)
Synopsis:
The Sub-Mariner investigates the sudden appearance of an iceberg in waters they normally do not exist in, and discovers it's man-made and a cover for Japanese destroyers to attack American shipping.
Reprints:

["Zooming to greater thrills, mystery, action, patriotism"] (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
Superhero
Characters:
The Human Torch; The Sub-Mariner
Synopsis:
Illustrated promotional ad for the latest issue of the Human Torch.
Reprints:

The Green Island Menace (Table of Contents)

Sub-Mariner / comic story / 18 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Sub-Mariner [Prince Namor]; Guest Stars: The Irish Republican Army; Von Klutz (villain, introduction)
Synopsis:
Sub-Mariner must stop the mysterious and destructive explosions occuring all over Ireland, accomplished by a dangerous Nazi leader and his men, who are leaving clues behind which pin-point the I.R.A. as the true culprits.
Reprints:

The Baffling Business With the Bowlegged Bozo (Table of Contents)

Dr. Dimwit / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Basil Wolverton
Pencils:
Basil Wolverton
Inks:
Basil Wolverton
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Dr. Dimwit; Slouch Crouch (Dimwit's assistant); Augustus Bustus (introduction)
Synopsis:
When Augustus Bustus enters the offices of Dr. Dimwit to see if the doctor can correct his bowl legs condition, he ends up with an entirely new problem which works out for the best.
Reprints:

The Day's Biggest Sale (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Walt Jones; Mr. Jones; Bull Mulligan (villain); Squinty Lewis (villain); Trigger Davis (villain)
Synopsis:
Bull Mulligan buys several new shirts and ties, hoping that they will cheer up the members of his gang, but has trouble opening the door to the hideout with his key because of the packages in his arms, leading to a deadly result.
Reprints:

The King of Castle Island (Table of Contents)

The Angel / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Angel [Tom Hallaway]; un-named girl (to be made Queen for the King); the Gorilla-Man and his family (introduction); The King of Castle Island (villain, introduction, death); The Royal Family (villains, introduction, death)
Synopsis:
When Tom Hallaway discovers a girl bleeding green blood, the Angel follows it up and discovers a group of people descended from an ancestor that had contracted a rare tropical malady resulting in green blood in all family members who followed.
Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    The Sub-Mariner
  2. 1. Terror of the Floating Fortresses
    Sub-Mariner
  3. 2. ["Zooming to greater thrills, mystery, action, patriotism"]
    The Human Torch
  4. 3. The Green Island Menace
    Sub-Mariner
  5. 4. The Baffling Business With the Bowlegged Bozo
    Dr. Dimwit
  6. 5. The Day's Biggest Sale
  7. 6. The King of Castle Island
    The Angel
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Henry Andrews
  • Per Sandell
  • Craig Delich
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • Tony R. Rose