(January 1944)

Quality Comics, 1941 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
60
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Comic Magazines
Brand:
Quality Comic Group
Editing:
George Brenner
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Blackhawk / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Alex Kotzky (signed)
Inks:
Alex Kotzky (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure; war

Wang the Tiger (Table of Contents)

Blackhawk / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Woolfolk ?
Pencils:
John Cassone
Inks:
Alex Kotzky
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure; war
Characters:
Blackhawk; Olaf; Andre; Hendrikson; Chuck; Stanislaus; Chop-Chop; Wang the Tiger [Mandarin Wang] (introduction)
Synopsis:
Chop-Chop, armed with his ever-present meat cleaver, is sent to Ching-Wu, China, where he meets up with a local resistence fighter, Mandarin Wang, who is known for fighting modern warfare with ancient weapons.

Indexer Notes

Story title taken from the cover.

[The Trojan Fish] (Table of Contents)

Death Patrol / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Al Stahl
Pencils:
Al Stahl
Inks:
Al Stahl
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; aviation; war
Characters:
The Death Patrol [Del Van Dyne; Boris; Gramps; Hank; King Hotintot; Jackie; Yogi]
Synopsis:
Things go from bad to worse when the Patrol's members are swallowed by a whale!

[The Return of Suratai] (Table of Contents)

The Sniper / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Ted Udall
Pencils:
Vernon Henkel
Inks:
Vernon Henkel
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure; war
Characters:
The Sniper; Oku-Sama (daughter of Suratai, introduction, death); Pvt. Hirota (introduction, death); Suratai (villain); Hirohito (villain);
Synopsis:
After sparing the life of Suratai's daughter, Suratai turns around and kills her himself since he considers her a traitor. But Suratai's superior does not approve of his actions and throws him into prison for mis-conduct.

Indexer Notes

Writer credit verified by the Who's Who.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Johnny Doughboy / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Bernard Dibble
Pencils:
Bernard Dibble
Inks:
Bernard Dibble
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

Girl Wanted (Table of Contents)

Private Dogtag / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
Bart Tumey
Pencils:
Bart Tumey
Inks:
Bart Tumey
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Adolf Hitler (villain)

[The Derelict's Curse] (Table of Contents)

P.T. Boat / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
war
Keywords:
navy

Death Rides a Ray (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

[The Flying Parson] (Table of Contents)

Atlantic Patrol / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Fred Guardineer
Pencils:
Fred Guardineer
Inks:
Fred Guardineer
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war
Keywords:
navy

Coast Guard Cutter Battles Six U-Boats (Table of Contents)

Secret War News / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Fred Guardineer
Pencils:
Fred Guardineer
Inks:
Fred Guardineer
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction; war

Indexer Notes

true story

The Secret Weapon (Table of Contents)

Captain Tootsie; Tootsie Rolls / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Rod Reed (signed)
Pencils:
C. C. Beck (signed)
Inks:
C. C. Beck
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain Tootsie; Rollo

Indexer Notes

On back cover.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Blackhawk
  2. 1. Wang the Tiger
    Blackhawk
  3. 2. [The Trojan Fish]
    Death Patrol
  4. 3. [The Return of Suratai]
    The Sniper
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Johnny Doughboy
  6. 5. Girl Wanted
    Private Dogtag
  7. 6. [The Derelict's Curse]
    P.T. Boat
  8. 7. Death Rides a Ray
  9. 8. [The Flying Parson]
    Atlantic Patrol
  10. 9. Coast Guard Cutter Battles Six U-Boats
    Secret War News
  11. 10. The Secret Weapon
    Captain Tootsie; Tootsie Rolls
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