(August 1943)

DC, 1941 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
60
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Detective Comics, Inc.
Brand:
A Superman DC Publication
Editing:
Whitney Ellsworth (credited editor); Jack Schiff (actual editor)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U .S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding:
Saddle-Stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Art for Scrapper's Sake! (Table of Contents)

The Newsboy Legion / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Arturo Cazeneuve
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Guardian [Jim Harper]; The Newsboy Legion: [Tommy Tompkins; Big Words [Anthony Rodriguez]; Gabby [Jonathan Gabrielli]; Scrapper [Patrick MacGuire]]
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Art for Scrapper's Sake (Table of Contents)

The Newsboy Legion / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Simon (signed); Jack Kirby (signed)
Pencils:
Jack Kirby (signed)
Inks:
Arturo Cazeneuve [as Joe Simon] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Howard Ferguson

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Guardian [Jim Harper]; The Newsboy Legion: [Tommy Tompkins; Big Words [Anthony Rodriguez]; Gabby [Jonathan Gabrielli]; Scrapper [Patrick MacGuire]]; Group of juvenile gang members: [Butch, Spike, Beefy]; Dudley Dabb (villain, artist); Sanford Greentree (villain, art dealer)
Synopsis:
A washed up artist and a shrewd art dealer combine their evil talents, convincing Scrapper that is the greatest surrealist painter of all time, hoping to make a fortune off of him with rich art clients who are conned into buying Scrapper's works.
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Indexer Notes

Inker credit revised from John Daly? to Cazeneuve by Craig Delich 2010-6-13. Daly only did inks on this strip in 1946.

Sweet Land of Liberty (Table of Contents)

The Star Spangled Kid / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Hal Sherman
Inks:
Hal Sherman
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Star Spangled Kid [Sylvester Pemberton]; Stripesy [Pat Dugan]

Too Many Sleuths (Table of Contents)

Penniless Palmer / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Penniless Palmer

An American Joan of Arc (Table of Contents)

Liberty Belle / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Don Cameron
Pencils:
Chuck Winter
Inks:
Chuck Winter
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Liberty Belle [Libby Lawrence]

Hero of Peace (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Todd Lowry
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Johnny Thompson

The Clumsy Criminals (Table of Contents)

TNT and Dan the Dyna-Mite / comic story / 5.25 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Louis Cazeneuve
Inks:
Louis Cazeneuve
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
TNT [Thomas N. Thomas]; Dan [Daniel Dunbar]

The Vanishing Vandals (Table of Contents)

Robotman / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Jerry Siegel
Pencils:
John Daly
Inks:
Chuck Winter
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Robotman [Robert Crane aka Paul Dennis]

Indexer Notes

Credits supplied by Craig Delich (March, 2005).

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Art for Scrapper's Sake!
    The Newsboy Legion
  2. 1. Art for Scrapper's Sake
    The Newsboy Legion
  3. 2. Sweet Land of Liberty
    The Star Spangled Kid
  4. 3. Too Many Sleuths
    Penniless Palmer
  5. 4. An American Joan of Arc
    Liberty Belle
  6. 5. Hero of Peace
  7. 6. The Clumsy Criminals
    TNT and Dan the Dyna-Mite
  8. 7. The Vanishing Vandals
    Robotman
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Craig Delich
  • Len Wolinsky
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Daniel Thingvold
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Jim Walls
  • Mark Gordon