(September 1943)

Holyoke, 1942 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Holyoke Publishing Co., Inc.
Editing:
Phillip Steinberg ?
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

First issue after Temerson wins back the "Et-ES-Go" titles from Holyoke and departs with his staff. The remaining Holyoke Blue Beetle issues are produced by a new staff.


All Out For Offense (Table of Contents)

Blue Beetle / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Blue Beetle
Reprints:

[Deception] (Table of Contents)

Blue Beetle / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Gil Kane ?
Inks:
Gil Kane ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Blue Beetle [Dan Garret]; Larry Connor
Synopsis:
Dan Garret sneaks into Japan by convincing the enemy he's a Gestapo agent and helps a captured American pilot escape.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

compare to "Pen Starr" art in Pep #38.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Little Willie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Mel Lazarus
Pencils:
Mel Lazarus
Inks:
Mel Lazarus
Colors:
?
Letters:
Mel Lazarus

Genre:
humor; children
Characters:
Little Willie
Reprints:

The Devil's Highway (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Francisco Salazar
Synopsis:
Story of how American settlers crossed the Superstition Mountains in Arizona to reach California in the face of hostile Indians.
Reprints:

Victory Garden (Table of Contents)

Ali Baba / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Sid Lazarus ?
Inks:
Sid Lazarus ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Ali Baba; The Nose
Synopsis:
Ali Baba plants a victory garden, but the Nose steals all his produce so Ali buys a mechanical bloodhound to track him down.
Reprints:

"Things are bad men. The enemy will bust through here if we don't stop 'im!" (Table of Contents)

Little Willie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Mel Lazarus
Pencils:
Mel Lazarus
Inks:
Mel Lazarus
Colors:
?
Letters:
Mel Lazarus

Genre:
humor; children
Characters:
Little Willie

Caught by Dusty Hands (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Montgomery Mulford (signed)
Pencils:
George Tukel (signed)
Inks:
George Tukel
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
crime
Synopsis:
A police man captures a saboteur by noticing emery dust on his hands.
Reprints:

[Air Pirates] (Table of Contents)

Crime Reporter / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Allen Ulmer ?
Inks:
Allen Ulmer ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
crime
Characters:
Brody; Harry White; Roberts
Synopsis:
Brody and White rob banks and use an airplane for their getaways.
Reprints:

Putting Planes Through Their Paces (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Reprints:

They Fly from 11 to 83 Years of Age (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

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

Reprints:

Animals at War (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (Photo)
Inks:
? (Photo)
Letters:
Typeset

Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Text story with Photographs.

The Left-Handed Killer (Table of Contents)

Blue Beetle / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Alex Blum ?
Inks:
Alex Blum ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Blue Beetle [Dan Garret]; Mike Manigan; Billy the Con; Joan Mason; the Ferret
Synopsis:
Military Intelligence loans Dan to his old town's police force for a few days to help solve a murder. A left handed killer has murdered a wealthy widow and her jewels have disappeared.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Garret misspelled Garrett in several panels.

["The biggest ears in our town were owned by Willie Wack-"] (Table of Contents)

Jinglets / filler / 1 page (report information)

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

Escape of a French Girl (Table of Contents)

comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
George Tukel (signed)
Inks:
George Tukel
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Reprints:

Case of the Empty Envelope (Table of Contents)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Montgomery Mulford (signed)
Pencils:
George Tukel (signed)
Inks:
George Tukel
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
Peter Brave; Jimmy Buck
Reprints:

The D's to the Rescue (Table of Contents)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
war
Reprints:

Netje the Little Dutch Girl (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Montgomery Mulford (signed)
Pencils:
George Tukel (signed)
Inks:
George Tukel
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
children; war
Characters:
Netje
Synopsis:
A Dutch child works for the underground.
Reprints:

["ULP Should I run? or Ulp-"] (Table of Contents)

Jungle Jake / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Mel Lazarus (signed)
Pencils:
Mel Lazarus (signed)
Inks:
Mel Lazarus
Colors:
?
Letters:
Mel Lazarus

Genre:
humor; jungle
Characters:
Jungle Jake
Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. All Out For Offense
    Blue Beetle
  2. 1. [Deception]
    Blue Beetle
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Little Willie
  4. 3. The Devil's Highway
  5. 4. Victory Garden
    Ali Baba
  6. 5. "Things are bad men. The enemy will bust through here if we don't stop 'im!"
    Little Willie
  7. 6. Caught by Dusty Hands
  8. 7. [Air Pirates]
    Crime Reporter
  9. 8. Putting Planes Through Their Paces
  10. 9. They Fly from 11 to 83 Years of Age
  11. 10. Animals at War
  12. 11. The Left-Handed Killer
    Blue Beetle
  13. 12. ["The biggest ears in our town were owned by Willie Wack-"]
    Jinglets
  14. 13. Escape of a French Girl
  15. 14. Case of the Empty Envelope
  16. 15. The D's to the Rescue
  17. 16. Netje the Little Dutch Girl
  18. 17. ["ULP Should I run? or Ulp-"]
    Jungle Jake
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Peter Croome
  • Bob Hughes
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Lou Mougin
  • Henry Andrews
  • Gary L. Watson