(February 1944)

DC, 1941 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
60
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
A Superman DC Publication
Editing:
?
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U .S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding:
Saddle-Stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Cabbages and Comics! (Table of Contents)

The Newsboy Legion / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jack Kirby (layout)
Inks:
Arturo Cazeneuve
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Guardian [Jim Harper]; The Newsboy Legion: [Tommy Tompkins; Big Words [Anthony Rodriguez]; Gabby [Jonathan Gabrielli]; Scrapper [Patrick MacGuire]]; Beetlenose Butts
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Cabbages and Comics (Table of Contents)

The Newsboy Legion / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jack Kirby (layout) (signed)
Inks:
Arturo Cazeneuve [as Joe Simon] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Guardian [Jim Harper]; The Newsboy Legion: [Tommy Tompkins; Big Words [Anthony Rodriguez]; Gabby [Jonathan Gabrielli]; Scrapper [Patrick MacGuire]]; Beetlenose Butts (villain); Pinky the Pooch (villain)
Synopsis:
Trying to increase their revenue, the Legion members decide to publish their own comic book, Suicide Slum Comics, and they create a hero team called the Fearless Defenders to battle villains based on actual ones in the area in which they live. The Guardian reads an issue and confirms a suspicion he has had about some crooks in the slum area, so he moves in to capture them and save the Legion members.
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The Picadilly Seal (Table of Contents)

The Star Spangled Kid / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Hal Sherman
Inks:
Hal Sherman
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Star Spangled Kid [Sylvester Pemberton]; Stripesy [Pat Dugan]

Found: the Lost Chord (Table of Contents)

Super Sleuth McFooey / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Farr
Pencils:
Jack Farr
Inks:
Jack Farr
Colors:
?
Letters:
Jack Farr

Genre:
humor; crime
Characters:
Super Sleuth McFooey

Thar's Gold in Them Thar Hills (Table of Contents)

Penniless Palmer / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
George Storm
Inks:
George Storm
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Penniless Palmer

Catalyst for Catastrophe (Table of Contents)

Liberty Belle / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Don Cameron
Pencils:
Chuck Winter
Inks:
Chuck Winter
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Liberty Belle [Libby Lawrence]

Robbie, the Robotdog (Table of Contents)

Robotman / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jimmy Thompson
Inks:
Jimmy Thompson
Colors:
?
Letters:
Jimmy Thompson

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Robotman [Robert Crane aka Paul Dennis]; Robbie the Robotdog (introduction)
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Cabbages and Comics!
    The Newsboy Legion
  2. 1. Cabbages and Comics
    The Newsboy Legion
  3. 2. The Picadilly Seal
    The Star Spangled Kid
  4. 3. Found: the Lost Chord
    Super Sleuth McFooey
  5. 4. Thar's Gold in Them Thar Hills
    Penniless Palmer
  6. 5. Catalyst for Catastrophe
    Liberty Belle
  7. 6. Robbie, the Robotdog
    Robotman
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