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(February 1944)

Standard, 1942 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
60
Indicia frequency:
?
On-sale date:
1943-12-28
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
?
Editing:
Ned Pines
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

Copyright information was found in the Library of Congress online archive for this issue. The copyright date is listed as December 28th 1943. The cover date is listed as February 1944.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Fighting Yank / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

[Cloud of Mystery] (Table of Contents)

Fighting Yank / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ken Battefield
Inks:
E. Raymond
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
The Talon (villain, introduction); Nazis (villains)

Indexer Notes

Bails indicates "Everett Raymond" is a pseudonym for Everett Raymond Kintsler, so it is possible "E. Raymond" refers to him.

[Theater of Evil] (Table of Contents)

Fighting Yank / comic story / 14 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ken Battefield
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Tamaka (villain, introduction); Bruenig (villain, introduction); Japanese spies (villains, introductions)

Bank Night (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
William McClellan
Colors:
William McClellan
Letters:
typeset

[The Fighting Yank's Weakness Exposed] (Table of Contents)

Fighting Yank / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ken Battefield
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Rossi (villain, introduction, death); Yvette (villain, introduction)

Stage Robber (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Buck Benson
Colors:
Buck Benson
Letters:
typeset

The Heart of a Patriot (Table of Contents)

Grim Reaper / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

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

Characters:
Grim Reaper [Bill Norris] (introduction); Captain Gruber (villain, introduction, death); Nazis (villains)

Indexer Notes

First appearance of the Grim Reaper. He appears next in WONDER COMICS #1. Origin told in WONDER COMICS #2.

Secret Clue (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Irwin Brower
Colors:
Irwin Brower
Letters:
typeset

[Brrrbrrring] (Table of Contents)

Little Otto / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Rod Wilkerson [as Wilky]
Pencils:
Rod Wilkerson [as Wilky]
Inks:
Rod Wilkerson [as Wilky]
Colors:
Wilky
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Fighting Yank
  2. 1. [Cloud of Mystery]
    Fighting Yank
  3. 2. [Theater of Evil]
    Fighting Yank
  4. 3. Bank Night
  5. 4. [The Fighting Yank's Weakness Exposed]
    Fighting Yank
  6. 5. Stage Robber
  7. 6. The Heart of a Patriot
    Grim Reaper
  8. 7. Secret Clue
  9. 8. [Brrrbrrring]
    Little Otto
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