(August 1948)

St. John, 1948 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
quarterly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
St. John Publishing Co.
Editing:
?
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover

Murders at Cleve Manor (Table of Contents)

Ella Cinders / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
Ella Cinders; Blackie
Keywords:
armor; parrot

A Record for Rita (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Wallace Butler (credited)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Nicky Thomas; Marilyn Hayes; Rita Simms
Synopsis:
A boy tries to make a homemade copy of a record to impress a girl, but accidentally records some incriminating comments.
Keywords:
record

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover, continued on inside back cover.

Murders at Cleve Manor (Table of Contents)

Ella Cinders / comic story / 27 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
Ella Cinder; Blackie
Reprints:
  • from Ella Cinders daily newspaper strips

Basketball Blues (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
sports
Characters:
Shorty Reed; Max O'Brien; Goofy Jones; Honesty Hathaway; Steve Botka
Synopsis:
A star basketball player is distracted when his romantic rival takes a seat by his girl friend at a big game.
Keywords:
basketball

["I'm leaving Little Rollo in your care for a week..."] (Table of Contents)

Ella Cinders / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Ella Cinder; Blackie; Mrs. Flitter; Rollo Flitter
Synopsis:
Ella agrees to take care of Mrs. Flitter's spoiled brat, Rollo.
Reprints:
  • from Ella Cinders Sunday newspaper strips
Keywords:
spanking

Scoring Kick (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
sports
Characters:
Merry Walker; Frankie Saxon; Coach Ed Meeny; Vinnie Rasco; Willlie Davis
Synopsis:
A mobster kidnaps a star football player to insure he wins a bet on the game.
Keywords:
football; gambling

Get Your Free Movie Star Pictures (Table of Contents)

Schwinn Bicycles / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Back cover. Illustrated ad for Schwinn bicycles, featuring a mail-in coupon for a free folder of movie stars riding Schwinn bicycles. Arnold, Schwinn & Co., Chicago, Ill.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Murders at Cleve Manor
    Ella Cinders
  2. 1. A Record for Rita
  3. 2. Murders at Cleve Manor
    Ella Cinders
  4. 3. Basketball Blues
  5. 4. ["I'm leaving Little Rollo in your care for a week..."]
    Ella Cinders
  6. 5. Scoring Kick
  7. 6. Get Your Free Movie Star Pictures
    Schwinn Bicycles
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