(April 1943)

Quality Comics, 1940 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
?
Editing:
John Beardsley
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)

Kid Eternity / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Ruben Moreira
Inks:
Josephine Elgin ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Kid Eternity; Mr. Keeper; Stormy Foster; Betty Bates; Bill the Magnificient; Willie the Wisp; Bob; Swab; Dan Tootin; Woopy

Indexer Notes

Inker revision from Moreira to Elgin ? by Craig Delich 2013-5-15. While the Who's Who doesn't indicate Moreira doing any art on Kid Eternity, Busy Arnold, in a 1972 interview, states that Moreira did some early pencils on Kid Eternity material, and his likely inker was Elgin.

[Enter: Silk and Her Highness] (Table of Contents)

Kid Eternity / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Millard
Pencils:
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Kid Eternity; Mr. Keeper; Samson (historical character); Silk (villain); Her Highness (villain; introduction)
Synopsis:
Kid Eternity's powers are removed by Mr. Keeper when the Kid mis-uses his powers to transform two ordinary guys into "he-men". However, two crooks witnessed this scene and informed Her Highness of this, and she ordered Silk to capture the men and bring them to her. Mr. Keeper then restored the Kid's powers, and he called upon Solomon to defeat Her Highness' gang so the Kid could restore the he-men to normal.

Indexer Notes

Artist revision from Ruben Moreira to Moldoff pencils and unknown inker by Craig Delich 2013-5-11, per Bob Hughes. The Who's Who does not indicate Moreira doing art on this feature, but Busy Arnold said he penciled some early Kid Eternity material. However, these pencils, according to Hughes, are not by Moreira.

[Scarpaw Smythe] (Table of Contents)

Betty Bates / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Al Bryant
Inks:
Al Bryant
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

[The Goodies' Battle Royal] (Table of Contents)

Woopy / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Art Gates
Inks:
Art Gates
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

[The Burp Car] (Table of Contents)

Dan Tootin / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Cole
Pencils:
Jack Cole
Inks:
Jack Cole
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

The Four Feathers of Death (Table of Contents)

Stormy Foster / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Rudy Palais ?
Inks:
Rudy Palais ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Great Defender [Stormy Foster]; The Archer [Joseph Villard] (villain, death)
Synopsis:
Stormy faces his only costumed foe, The Archer, in an exciting battle of wits before his adversary falls out a window to his death.

[At Liberty] (Table of Contents)

Bob and Swab / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure; humor

Jackson Peak Holdup (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Willie Meets His Spark (Table of Contents)

Willie the Wisp / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
I: Willie Wisp and Willie the Wisp (a lightning bug); w/ Neptune

Grego the Grisly Heading East (Table of Contents)

Bill the Magnificent / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Paul Gustavson
Inks:
Paul Gustavson
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Bill the Magnificent [Bill Hanson]; Peggy (Bill's sweetheart); Sheriff Poodle; Grego the Grisly (villain, introduction)
Synopsis:
Bill gets a little disturbed because the local Sheriff has gotten into the habit of asking Bill to do all of his dirty work for him, including having the face up to the likes of Grego.
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Kid Eternity
  2. 1. [Enter: Silk and Her Highness]
    Kid Eternity
  3. 2. [Scarpaw Smythe]
    Betty Bates
  4. 3. [The Goodies' Battle Royal]
    Woopy
  5. 4. [The Burp Car]
    Dan Tootin
  6. 5. The Four Feathers of Death
    Stormy Foster
  7. 6. [At Liberty]
    Bob and Swab
  8. 7. Jackson Peak Holdup
  9. 8. Willie Meets His Spark
    Willie the Wisp
  10. 9. Grego the Grisly Heading East
    Bill the Magnificent
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Craig Delich
  • Lou Mougin
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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  • Lou Mougin