([October] 2002)

Pure Imagination, 1997 Series
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Volume:
4
Price:
25.00 USD
Pages:
202
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Pure Imagination Publishing
Brand:
PI
Editing:
Greg Theakston
Color:
Color cover
Binding:
Softcover

June-August 1947 (Table of Contents)

My Date / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Joe Simon
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
romance
Reprints:

Foreword (Table of Contents)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Greg Theakston
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Jack Kirby
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction
Characters:
Stuntman

Indexer Notes

small picture of unused Stuntman page

June 1947: A Hillman Publication (Table of Contents)

text article / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Greg Theakston
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Joe Simon
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction
Characters:
Ed Cronin

Indexer Notes

Contains panel from Lockjaw story from Punch and Judy Comics (Hillman, 1944 series) #v2#10.

[Enter: Riot O'Hara] (Table of Contents)

The Flying Fool / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Kirby
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Joe Simon
Letters:
Howard Ferguson

Genre:
aviation
Characters:
Link Thorne; Wing Ding; Riot O'Hara
Reprints:

["This is a success story!"] (Table of Contents)

Lockjaw the Alligator / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Joe Simon
Letters:
Howard Ferguson

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Lockjaw
Reprints:

["Jeepers, somehow this electronically heated coat..."] (Table of Contents)

Earl the Rich Rabbit / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Jack Kirby; Joe Simon
Letters:
Howard Ferguson

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Earl
Reprints:

The True Story of Ma Barker (Table of Contents)

Real Clue Crime Stories / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Joe Simon
Inks:
Joe Simon
Letters:
Howard Ferguson?

Genre:
crime
Characters:
Ma Barker
Reprints:

Mother of Crime (Table of Contents)

Real Clue Crime Stories / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Joe Simon
Letters:
Howard Ferguson

Genre:
crime
Characters:
Ma Barker
Reprints:

The Trail of the Gun-Loving Killer (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Jack Kirby (1,2,5,7); Joe Simon
Letters:
Howard Ferguson

Genre:
crime
Characters:
Wilber Underhill
Reprints:

Come With Me and Die (Table of Contents)

Inspector Greeno / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Charles Nicholas
Letters:
Ben Oda

Genre:
crime
Characters:
Inspector Greeno
Reprints:

The Island Where Women Rule! [Part 2] (Table of Contents)

Boy Explorers / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Jack Kirby
Colors:
?
Letters:
Howard Ferguson

Genre:
adventure
Reprints:

July 1947 (Table of Contents)

text article / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Greg Theakston
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Louis Cazeneuve
Letters:
Howard Ferguson

Genre:
non-fiction
Reprints:

Dynamite (Table of Contents)

The Flying Fool / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Joe Simon
Letters:
Howard Ferguson

Genre:
aviation
Characters:
Link Thorne; Riot O'Hara
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Headline Comics / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Joe Simon
Letters:
Howard Ferguson

Genre:
crime
Reprints:

The Masquerade of Eddie the Doll (Table of Contents)

Red-Hot Blaze / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Jack Kirby; Joe Simon
Letters:
Howard Ferguson

Genre:
crime
Characters:
Red-Hot Blaze; Ruth Grayson; Eddie Foley [the Doll]
Reprints:

Death Takes A Honeymoon (Table of Contents)

Red-Hot Blaze / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Charles Nicholas and shop
Letters:
?

Genre:
crime
Characters:
Red-Hot Blaze
Reprints:

Pay Up Or Die (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Jack Kirby; Joe Simon
Letters:
Howard Ferguson

Genre:
crime
Reprints:

Case of the Forgetful Killer (Table of Contents)

Grant Frazier / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Joe Simon
Letters:
Howard Ferguson

Genre:
crime
Characters:
Grant Frazier
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

My Date / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Joe Simon
Letters:
?

Genre:
romance
Reprints:

My Date With Swifty Chase (Table of Contents)

comic story / 14 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Joe Simon
Letters:
Howard Ferguson
Editing:
Ed Cronin

Genre:
romance
Characters:
Sunny Daye; Swifty Chase; Snubby Skeemer; Humphrey Hogart; Chandra Blake; Miss Eaglesnoot; Bumpy Rhodes; Solid Jackson
Synopsis:
Swifty loves Sunny but Sunny dates Snubby and worships Humphrey who wants to marry Chandra but the studio won't let him so he elopes, but Swifty's parents think he and Sunny have eloped-- and then there's an auto race.
Reprints:

Dizzy Date (Table of Contents)

Tom, Dick and Harriet / filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Jack Kirby
Letters:
Howard Ferguson

Genre:
humor; teen
Reprints:

["Wanderer's Lust"] (Table of Contents)

Lockjaw the Alligator / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Jack Kirby
Letters:
Howard Ferguson

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Lockjaw; Professor
Reprints:

The Mystery Crooner (Table of Contents)

Toby and His Band / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Joe Simon; Jack Kirby
Letters:
Howard Ferguson

Genre:
humor; teen
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Real Clue Crime Stories / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Joe Simon
Letters:
Howard Ferguson

Genre:
crime
Reprints:

Gang Doctor (Table of Contents)

Real Clue Crime Stories / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Simon and Kirby shop
Letters:
Ben Oda
Editing:
Ed Cronin

Genre:
crime
Reprints:

The Terrible "Whyohs" (Table of Contents)

Real Clue Crime Stories / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Jack Kirby
Letters:
Howard Ferguson

Genre:
crime
Reprints:

Wyatt Earp's Bluff (Table of Contents)

Real Clue Crime Stories / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Joe Simon; Charles Nicholas
Letters:
Howard Ferguson

Genre:
crime; western-frontier
Characters:
Wyatt Earp
Reprints:

The Dummies Died Screaming (Table of Contents)

Gunmaster / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script:
Martin Burstein?
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Joe Simon; Jack Kirby
Letters:
Howard Ferguson

Genre:
crime
Characters:
Gunmaster
Reprints:

August 1947 (Table of Contents)

text article / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Greg Theakston

Genre:
non-fiction

You Can't Beat Cupid! (Table of Contents)

The Flying Fool / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Simon and Kirby shop
Letters:
Ben Oda

Genre:
aviation
Characters:
Link Thorne; Digger Duncan; Carol Thorne
Reprints:

Death Trap Deluxe (Table of Contents)

Vagabond Prince / comic story / ? pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Joe Simon
Letters:
Howard Ferguson

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Vagabond Prince; Chief Justice; The Jester
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Real Clue Crime Stories / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Joe Simon?
Letters:
Howard Ferguson?
Editing:
Ed Cronin

Genre:
crime
Reprints:

Let Me Plan Your Murder (Table of Contents)

Real Clue Crime Stories / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Simon and Kirby shop
Letters:
Howard Ferguson

Genre:
crime
Characters:
H. H. Holmes
Reprints:

Jail Break (Table of Contents)

Real Clue Crime Stories / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Simon and Kirby shop
Colors:
?
Letters:
Howard Ferguson

Genre:
crime
Reprints:

Get Me The Golden Gun (Table of Contents)

Gunmaster / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Simon and Kirby shop
Letters:
Howard Ferguson

Genre:
crime
Characters:
Gunmaster; Velvet Silver
Reprints:

Summation (Table of Contents)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Greg Theakston
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
biography
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. June-August 1947
    My Date
  2. 1. Foreword
  3. 2. June 1947: A Hillman Publication
  4. 3. [Enter: Riot O'Hara]
    The Flying Fool
  5. 4. ["This is a success story!"]
    Lockjaw the Alligator
  6. 5. ["Jeepers, somehow this electronically heated coat..."]
    Earl the Rich Rabbit
  7. 6. The True Story of Ma Barker
    Real Clue Crime Stories
  8. 7. Mother of Crime
    Real Clue Crime Stories
  9. 8. The Trail of the Gun-Loving Killer
  10. 9. Come With Me and Die
    Inspector Greeno
  11. 10. The Island Where Women Rule! [Part 2]
    Boy Explorers
  12. 11. July 1947
  13. 12. Dynamite
    The Flying Fool
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Headline Comics
  15. 14. The Masquerade of Eddie the Doll
    Red-Hot Blaze
  16. 15. Death Takes A Honeymoon
    Red-Hot Blaze
  17. 16. Pay Up Or Die
  18. 17. Case of the Forgetful Killer
    Grant Frazier
  19. 18. [no title indexed]
    My Date
  20. 19. My Date With Swifty Chase
  21. 20. Dizzy Date
    Tom, Dick and Harriet
  22. 21. ["Wanderer's Lust"]
    Lockjaw the Alligator
  23. 22. The Mystery Crooner
    Toby and His Band
  24. 23. [no title indexed]
    Real Clue Crime Stories
  25. 24. Gang Doctor
    Real Clue Crime Stories
  26. 25. The Terrible "Whyohs"
    Real Clue Crime Stories
  27. 26. Wyatt Earp's Bluff
    Real Clue Crime Stories
  28. 27. The Dummies Died Screaming
    Gunmaster
  29. 28. August 1947
  30. 29. You Can't Beat Cupid!
    The Flying Fool
  31. 30. Death Trap Deluxe
    Vagabond Prince
  32. 31. [no title indexed]
    Real Clue Crime Stories
  33. 32. Let Me Plan Your Murder
    Real Clue Crime Stories
  34. 33. Jail Break
    Real Clue Crime Stories
  35. 34. Get Me The Golden Gun
    Gunmaster
  36. 35. Summation
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