(September 1943)

Marvel, 1939 Series
< Previous Issue |
| Next Issue >
Volume:
?
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
60
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Timely Comics, Inc.
Editing:
Vince Fago ?
Color:
Full Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U.S. (through about early 1944, narrower thereafter)
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Saddle-Stitched
Publishing Format:
Monthly (through July 1944, variable thereafter)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Human Torch / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Alex Schomburg
Inks:
Alex Schomburg
Colors:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Human Torch [Jim Hammond]; Toro
Keywords:
artillery; dams; factories; floods; Ruhr River; Wehrmacht; World War II

Underground Demons (Table of Contents)

Human Torch / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Harry Sahle
Inks:
Harry Sahle
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Zomber (villain, introduction, death)
Synopsis:
Nazi agent Zomber has hidden electro-magnets in the forest to make planes crash. When Torch and Toro smoke him out, he heads for his escape plane, which Torch ignites the gas tank on. The resultant explosion puts an end to the evil plots of Zomber for good.

Invisible Monster of the Fog (Table of Contents)

Sub-Mariner / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Carl Pfeufer
Inks:
Carl Pfeufer
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Betty Dean (guest-star); Herr Radder (villain, introduction, death)

[The Japanese Laundry Spy Ring] (Table of Contents)

Terry Vance / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Frank Bolle
Inks:
Frank Bolle
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
Deadline Dawson (guest-star); Yamanato (villain, introduction); Murushu (villain, introduction); Ruby Yen (villain, introduction)

So You're 18 (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

The China Mission (Table of Contents)

Vision / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Mike Sekowsky
Inks:
Syd Shores
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
John Adams (introduction); the Japanese (villains, deaths)

The Victory Garden Fights Back (Table of Contents)

Jimmy Jupiter / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Ray Gill
Pencils:
Fred Bell
Inks:
Fred Bell
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
children; fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Mantis-Marines (introduction); Crow-Commandoes (introduction); Japanese Beetles (villains, introductions)

The Unwilling Corpse (Table of Contents)

Angel / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Gustav Schrotter
Inks:
Gustav Schrotter
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Count Lust (villain, introduction, death)
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    The Human Torch
  2. 1. Underground Demons
    Human Torch
  3. 2. Invisible Monster of the Fog
    Sub-Mariner
  4. 3. [The Japanese Laundry Spy Ring]
    Terry Vance
  5. 4. So You're 18
  6. 5. The China Mission
    Vision
  7. 6. The Victory Garden Fights Back
    Jimmy Jupiter
  8. 7. The Unwilling Corpse
    Angel
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Katie
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Per Sandell
  • Bill Borre
  • Henry Andrews
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Craig Delich