(June 1943)

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Volume:
?
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
?
Editing:
Ned Pines?
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Black Terror / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Alex Schomburg [as Schomburg] (signed)
Inks:
Alex Schomburg [as Schomburg] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Black Terror [Bob Benton]; Tim [Tim Roland]; Jean Starr

[Chaos On the Calcutta Road] (Table of Contents)

The Black Terror / comic story / 14 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Elmer Wexler ?
Inks:
Elmer Wexler ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
The Black Terror [Bob Benton] [aka Chris Savage]; Tim [Tim Roland] [aka Sam Everett]; Jean Starr; the Japanese (villains, some die)
Synopsis:
Bob and Tim volunteer to help drive supplies to the Chinese Army from Calcutta, India, over the Calcutta Road.
Keywords:
Calcutta; India

Indexer Notes

Art credits by Craig Delich.

[The Plot of Mr. Karabi] (Table of Contents)

The Black Terror / comic story / 14 pages (report information)

Script:
Richard Hughes
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Black Terror [Bob Benton]; Tim [Tim Roland]; Jean Starr; Mr. Karabi (villain, spy, introduction); Hilda (villain, Gestapo operative, introduction); the Nazis (villains, some die)
Synopsis:
Jean has been transferred to India, so the Terror Twins decide to accompany her to make sure she arrives safely.
Keywords:
Calcutta; Germany; India

Desert Deed (Table of Contents)

Jerry Martin / text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Reeve Walker (credited)
Pencils:
? (spot illustration)
Inks:
? (spot illustration)
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Jerry Martin; Mr. Martin (Jerry's father); Chief Leaping Fox; the Apaches (villains)
Synopsis:
While riding across the desert, some distance from his wagon train, Jerry notices an injured Indian, who proves to be a Chief of a local tribe, who has a broken leg. When hostiles approach, the Chief tells Jerry to ride back to his wagon train while he dealt with the Apaches.

[In Defense of Russia] (Table of Contents)

The Black Terror / comic story / 14 pages (report information)

Script:
Richard Hughes
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Black Terror [Bob Benton]; Tim [Tim Roland]; Jean Starr; Homer; Mr. Cooper (Secretary of the Red Cross); Mr. Zhukov; Andreyev (a pilot); the Nazis (villains, some die)
Synopsis:
Jean visits the Benton Drugstore and informs him that she and the Red Cross Secretary to be sent to Russia, but their plane develops engine trouble over Poland and has to ditch.....right into the hands of the Nazis.
Keywords:
Russia

One of the Family (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
William McClellan (credited)
Pencils:
? (spot illustrations)
Inks:
? (spot illustrations)
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Leonard Carter; Mr. Carter (Leonard's father); Rover (Leonard's dog)
Synopsis:
Leonard and Rover head out for the day, and Leonard decides to go swimming.....unaware of the dangerous rip tides present.

[The Case of the Dead Dog] (Table of Contents)

Crime Crushers / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Richard Hughes
Pencils:
Al Camy [as Camy] (signed)
Inks:
Al Camy [as Camy] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
The Crime Crushers [Steve Barry; "Ploopie" Carr]; Belinda Tower (rich heiress); Hiram Tower (Belinda's father, death); Mrs. Van Brewster (mention only); Forsythe James (villain, Margo's father, Hiram's brother-in-law, introduction); Margo James (villain, Belinda's cousin, introduction); Rocky Jenks (villain, introduction)
Synopsis:
Ploopie is out walking a dog when an unfortunate set of circumstances lead to a chance meeting with a rich heiress, who later disappears.....and Steve and Ploopie are accused of her kidnapping.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Dinny / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Dinny Smithers; Mr. Smithers (Dinny's father); Mrs. Smithers (Dinny's mother); Miss Walters (teacher)
Synopsis:
Dinny uses the art of ventriloquism to get out of the house to go ice skating.

His Amazing Adventures With Story Book Heroes (Table of Contents)

Frankie Fiction / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Victor E. Pazmiño [as VEP] (signed)
Pencils:
Victor E. Pazmiño [as VEP] (signed)
Inks:
Victor E. Pazmiño [as VEP] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure; children
Characters:
Frankie Fiction (introduction, origin); Jack the Giant Killer; Gargantua (evil little boy); Gargantua's father
Synopsis:
Frankie opens up the pages of a storybook and the figures pop to life, and he finds himself crowned the King of Bookland!
Keywords:
Bookland
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    The Black Terror
  2. 1. [Chaos On the Calcutta Road]
    The Black Terror
  3. 2. [The Plot of Mr. Karabi]
    The Black Terror
  4. 3. Desert Deed
    Jerry Martin
  5. 4. [In Defense of Russia]
    The Black Terror
  6. 5. One of the Family
  7. 6. [The Case of the Dead Dog]
    Crime Crushers
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Dinny
  9. 8. His Amazing Adventures With Story Book Heroes
    Frankie Fiction
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  • Lou Mougin
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Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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  • Lou Mougin