(Winter 1943-44)

Marvel, 1941 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
60
Indicia frequency:
Quarterly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Manvis Publications, Inc.
Editing:
Vince Fago
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was on-going series

Issue Notes

The Statement of Ownership lists Jean Goodman as Editor.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Sub-Mariner / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Alex Schomburg
Inks:
Alex Schomburg
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Sub-Mariner [Prince Namor]; the Angel [Tom Hallaway]; the Nazis (villains)
Reprints:

Stunning Blow To Nippon (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Sub-Mariner [Prince Namor]; The Diving Marvels [the Engels sisters]; Carl Wildmer (villain, introduction, death); the Japanese (villains, many deaths)
Synopsis:
Namor challenges a champion swimmer to a contest and wins, unaware, until later, that the man also serves the enemy, who makes attacks on American shipping.
Reprints:

In The Mystery of Sabotage City (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Sub-Mariner [Prince Namor]; The Japanese (villains)
Synopsis:
Namor seeks to discover the secret location of a Japanese submarine base that has been responsible for destroying Allied merchant shipping, but is shocked to learn that a prehistoric monster is involved!
Reprints:

["Urgent! Sentinels of Liberty!"] (Table of Contents)

Captain America / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Bucky [Bucky Barnes]
Synopsis:
Illustrated PSA in which Cap asks kids to get involved in the waste paper drive, while Bucky displays four ways to save the paper for easy handling.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Sequence added by Craig Delich 2010-3-11.

The Battle of Kwangto! (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Al Gabriele
Inks:
John Jordan ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Sub-Mariner [Prince Namor]; Guest Star: Betty Dean; Captain Stark; Marshal Ito (villain, introduction, death); Dr. Soku (villain, introduction, death); the Japanese (villains)
Synopsis:
Sub-Mariner speeds to China to assist Betty Dean in her quest to evacuate Chinese orphans from the missions in China.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Inker revision from Al Bellman to John Jordan? by Craig Delich 2010-3-11. The Who's Who doesn't list Bellman with ever inking this strip.

One for the Books (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?; typeset (most)

Genre:
crime
Characters:
Hank Crawford (Deputy Sheriff); Dave Williams (Policeman); un-named German (villain, death)
Synopsis:
City cop Dave Williams, tracking down a German killer in an old west ghost town, is taught a lesson or two by an old-time, un-trained Deputy Sheriff!
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Part of page two features the Statement of Ownership, which lists the publisher as Manvis Publications, Inc., the Editor as Jean Goodman, and the Managing Editor/Business Editor as Martin Goodman.

The Charity Bazaar Murders (Table of Contents)

The Angel / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Angel [Tom Hallaway]; Mrs. Van Nest; Tom Malone (villain, introduction, death); Pete Malone (villain, introduction, death); Pat Malone (villain, introduction, Pete Malone's sister, death), Danny Malone (villain, introduction, Tom Malone's son, reforms)
Synopsis:
The death of a notorious gangster Tom Malone deeply affects the remaining family members, who all swear revenge upon the person they deem responsible: The Angel!
Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Sub-Mariner
  2. 1. Stunning Blow To Nippon
    Sub-Mariner
  3. 2. In The Mystery of Sabotage City
    Sub-Mariner
  4. 3. ["Urgent! Sentinels of Liberty!"]
    Captain America
  5. 4. The Battle of Kwangto!
    Sub-Mariner
  6. 5. One for the Books
  7. 6. The Charity Bazaar Murders
    The Angel
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Henry Andrews
  • Per Sandell
  • Craig Delich
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • Tony R. Rose