(July 1943)

Marvel, 1941 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Newsstand Publications, Inc.
Editing:
Vince Fago?
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Young Allies / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Alex Schomburg
Inks:
Alex Schomburg
Colors:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Young Allies [Toro [Thomas Raymond]; Bucky [James Barnes]; Knuckles [Percival Aloysius O'Toole]; Jefferson Worthington Sandervilt; Whitewash Jones; Tubby [Henry Tinkle]]; Emperor Hirohito
Reprints:
Keywords:
Japanese

North Africa--Ahoy!, Chapter 1 (Table of Contents)

Young Allies / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
George Klein; Al Gabriele; Mike Sekowsky
Inks:
Al Bellman; Don Rico
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Young Allies [Toro [Thomas Raymond]; Bucky [James Barnes]; Knuckles [Percival Aloysius O'Toole]; Jefferson Worthington Sandervilt; Whitewash Jones; Tubby [Henry Tinkle]]; Captain Shalacht (villain)
Synopsis:
The Nazis interrupt the christening of the new "Desert Bomber", kidnap the Young Allies and steal an incomplete version of the Borden Bomb Sight. Yet, the Allies avert total disaster and escape their captors.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Nazis

Indexer Notes

The Masterworks edition only lists Mike Sekowsky as penciler. There is no official story title for this four-part story, but the individual chapters have titles.

[North Africa--Ahoy!] Chapter 2; The Scourge of the Desert! (Table of Contents)

Young Allies / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
George Klein; Al Gabriele; Mike Sekowsky
Inks:
Al Bellman; Don Rico
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Young Allies [Toro [Thomas Raymond]; Bucky [James Barnes]; Knuckles [Percival Aloysius O'Toole]; Jefferson Worthington Sandervilt; Whitewash Jones; Tubby [Henry Tinkle]]; Al Bell; Adolf Hitler (villain, cameo); General Leroux [Duvall] (villain)
Synopsis:
The Young Allies escape to French North Africa, where they are set upon by the dreaded Berbers. After outwitting them, they make their way to an American's home, and the man takes then to see the French underground commander, General Leroux, who is told of the impending American invasion.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Berbers; Nazis

Indexer Notes

The Masterworks edition lists no artist(s) for this chapter.

[North Africa--Ahoy!] Chapter 3: Invasion! (Table of Contents)

Young Allies / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
George Klein; Al Gabriele; Mike Sekowsky
Inks:
Al Bellman; Don Rico
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Young Allies [Toro [Thomas Raymond]; Bucky [James Barnes]; Knuckles [Percival Aloysius O'Toole]; Jefferson Worthington Sandervilt; Whitewash Jones; Tubby [Henry Tinkle]]; General Leroux; Emperor Hirohito (villain, cameo); Adolf Hitler (villain, cameo); Benito Mussolini (villain, cameo)
Synopsis:
The Young Allies discover that the General Leroux they were introduced to was actually a Nazi in disguise named Duvall, and that the American invasion forces are in danger of walking into an ambush!
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

The Masterworks edition lists no artist(s) for this chapter.

[North Africa--Ahoy!] Chapter 4: The Red Badge of Courage! (Table of Contents)

Young Allies / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
George Klein; Al Gabriele; Mike Sekowsky
Inks:
Al Bellman; Don Rico
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Young Allies [Toro [Thomas Raymond]; Bucky [James Barnes]; Knuckles [Percival Aloysius O'Toole]; Jefferson Worthington Sandervilt; Whitewash Jones; Tubby [Henry Tinkle]]; President Franklin D. Roosevelt (cameo); Premier Joseph Stalin (cameo); Prime Minister Winston Churchill (cameo); Generalissimo Chaing Kai-shek (cameo); General Leroux; General Allen; Duvall (villain)
Synopsis:
The Young Allies reach the radio station where General Leroux orders his troops to stop the attack on Duvall's forces as the Americans have arrived and have the situation well in hand.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

The Masterworks edition list no artist(s) for this chapter.

Calling All Kids! (Table of Contents)

Marvel Mystery Comics / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Sub-Mariner [Namor]
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Illustrated promotional ad for the new issue of Marvel Mystery Comics. Sequence added by Craig Delich 2012-6-14.

The Spirit of '76 (Table of Contents)

Tommy Tyme / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
Dan Barry
Inks:
Al Gabriele
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Tommy Tyme; Benjamin Franklin; John Jay; Benjamin Harrison; Colonel Prescott; Colonel Pepperel
Synopsis:
While walking to school in a thunderstorm, Tommy decides to uses his clock of the ages to send him back to Revolutionary times where hopefully there is a sunny day, and meets up with inventor, Ben Franklin. He not only is involved in Franklin's invention of the washing machine, but also fights the British at Breed's (Bunker) Hill.
Reprints:
Keywords:
British

Indexer Notes

The feature is fully titled "Tommy Tyme and His Wonderful Clock of the Ages". Writer credit found in the Masterworks edition, which lists the artist(s) for this story as unknown.

["Step right up and ask for the Funniest Show on Earth!"] (Table of Contents)

Krazy Komics / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Ziggy Pig; Toughy Tomcat; Homer
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Illustrated promotional ad for the latest issue of Krazy Komics. Sequence added by Craig Delich 2012-6-14.

Troop Special (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Jack Lacy (National Pacific railroad engineer); Barney (train fireman); McDugal (railroad roadmaster)
Synopsis:
Jack was quite concerned about a ravine under Porter's Bridge that has recently been filled in, and his instincts told him that the bridge was dangerous to cross over, especially since it was loaded down with troops and supplies.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Sequence added by Craig Delich 2012-6-14.

Thrill After Thrill on Every Page! (Table of Contents)

Captain America Comics / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain America [Steve Rogers]
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Illustrated promotional ad for Captain America Comics, which also urges readers to join Cap's Sentinels of Liberty. Sequence added by Craig Delich 2012-6-14.

Terror of the Rising Sun!, Chapter 1 (Table of Contents)

Young Allies / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Al Gabriele; Mike Sekowsky; George Klein
Inks:
Don Rico; Al Bellman
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Young Allies [Toro [Thomas Raymond]; Bucky [James Barnes]; Knuckles [Percival Aloysius O'Toole]; Jefferson Worthington Sandervilt; Whitewash Jones; Tubby [Henry Tinkle]]; Dr. Carstairs (scientist, death); Whip (villain, introduction, death)
Synopsis:
Jeff becomes a lab assistant to Dr. Carstairs, who has been experimenting with a machine that tests the explosive power of demolition bombs. After he is brutally murdered by a villain called the Whip, the Young Allies chase after the killer, who escapes by airplane.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

The four-part story has no official title, but there are titles given for each chapter. The Masterworks edition lists no artist(s) for this chapter.

[Terror of the Rising Sun!] Chapter 2: The Air-Duel of Death! (Table of Contents)

Young Allies / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
George Klein; Al Gabriele; Mike Sekowsky
Inks:
Al Bellman; Don Rico
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Young Allies [Toro [Thomas Raymond]; Bucky [James Barnes]; Knuckles [Percival Aloysius O'Toole]; Jefferson Worthington Sandervilt; Whitewash Jones; Tubby [Henry Tinkle]]; Whip (villain)
Synopsis:
Unknown to the Whip, the Young Allies have crept aboard the airplane, which they use to down other Japanese aircraft before the Whip discovers what has happened. They capture the villain, but are shot down over Tokyo.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Japanese

Indexer Notes

The Masterworks edition list no artist(s) for this chapter.

[Terror of the Rising Sun!] Chapter 3: In the Lair of the Beasts! (Table of Contents)

Young Allies / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
George Klein; Al Gabriele; Mike Sekowsky
Inks:
Al Bellman; Don Rico
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Young Allies [Toro [Thomas Raymond]; Bucky [James Barnes]; Knuckles [Percival Aloysius O'Toole]; Jefferson Worthington Sandervilt; Whitewash Jones; Tubby [Henry Tinkle]]; Whip (villain)
Synopsis:
The Young Allies take on the Japanese forces, capturing a vital enemy portfolio, but are rounded up and thrown into a dungeon to await torture.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Japanese

Indexer Notes

The Masterworks edition lists no artist(s) for this chapter.

[Terror of the Rising Sun!] Chapter 4: The Dungeons of Doom! (Table of Contents)

Young Allies / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
George Klein; Al Gabriele; Mike Sekowsky
Inks:
Al Bellman; Don Rico
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Young Allies [Toro [Thomas Raymond]; Bucky [James Barnes]; Knuckles [Percival Aloysius O'Toole]; Jefferson Worthington Sandervilt; Whitewash Jones; Tubby [Henry Tinkle]]; Whip (villain, death); Emperor Hirohito (villain)
Synopsis:
When the Emperor notes that the returned portfolio is empty, he orders the Whip to torture the Young Allies and find out what they've done with it. The Whip uses a truth machine on Tubby, who nearly reveals that the Young Allies have been passing the plans back and forth.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Japanese

Indexer Notes

The Masterworks edition lists no artist(s) for this chapter.

Don't Take Chances! (Table of Contents)

Terry Toons Comics / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ernie Hart ?
Inks:
Ernie Hart ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Gandy Goose; Andy Wolf; Dinky Duck; Frenchy Rabbit; Wacky Willie; Bertie Mouse; Oscar Pig
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Illustrated promotional ad for the latest issue of Terry-Toons Comics. Sequence added by Craig Delich 2012-6-14.

Make-Believe Magic (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Several illustrated tricks are explained, including "The Funnel Trick", "Electrified Paper", "Blowing Through a Glass", "The Balanced Egg" and "The Jumping Pencil". Sequence added by Craig Delich 2012-6-14.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Young Allies
  2. 1. North Africa--Ahoy!, Chapter 1
    Young Allies
  3. 2. [North Africa--Ahoy!] Chapter 2; The Scourge of the Desert!
    Young Allies
  4. 3. [North Africa--Ahoy!] Chapter 3: Invasion!
    Young Allies
  5. 4. [North Africa--Ahoy!] Chapter 4: The Red Badge of Courage!
    Young Allies
  6. 5. Calling All Kids!
    Marvel Mystery Comics
  7. 6. The Spirit of '76
    Tommy Tyme
  8. 7. ["Step right up and ask for the Funniest Show on Earth!"]
    Krazy Komics
  9. 8. Troop Special
  10. 9. Thrill After Thrill on Every Page!
    Captain America Comics
  11. 10. Terror of the Rising Sun!, Chapter 1
    Young Allies
  12. 11. [Terror of the Rising Sun!] Chapter 2: The Air-Duel of Death!
    Young Allies
  13. 12. [Terror of the Rising Sun!] Chapter 3: In the Lair of the Beasts!
    Young Allies
  14. 13. [Terror of the Rising Sun!] Chapter 4: The Dungeons of Doom!
    Young Allies
  15. 14. Don't Take Chances!
    Terry Toons Comics
  16. 15. Make-Believe Magic
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Peter Croome
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  • Lou Mougin
  • Steve Dasinger
  • Craig Delich
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin