(1997)

AC, 1997 Series
 
Volume:
?
Price:
9.95 USD
Pages:
76
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
AC Comics
Brand:
AC Comics
Barcode:
?
Editing:
Bill Black
Color:
color cover; black & white interior
Dimensions:
standard Modern Age US
Binding:
saddle-stitched

Issue Notes

This one-shot presents profiles, in a manner similar to Marvel Comics' Official Handbook of the Marvel Universe and DC Comics' Who's Who, of Golden Age characters from a variety of publishers.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils:
C. Bradford Gorby
Inks:
C. Bradford Gorby
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Cat-Man [David Merrywether]; Miss Victory [Joan Wayne]; The Green Hornet [Britt Reid]; Stuntman [Fred Drake]; Phantom Lady [Sandra Knight]

Indexer Notes

wraparound cover

Green Hornet Comics (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Bill Black
Pencils:
Joe Simon; Jack Kirby
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Green Hornet [Britt Reid]; Blonde Bomber, Newsreel Ace; Zebra; Robin Hood; Mighty Midgets; Spirit of '76
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Black and white reprint of the Simon & Kirby cover to 1942's Green Hornet Comics #7 with notes by Bill Black.

The Official Golden-Age Hero & Heroine Directory by Bill Black (Table of Contents)

credits / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Bill Black
Pencils:
Joe Simon; Jack Kirby
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Captain 3-D

Indexer Notes

Title page with black & white reprinted art of Simon & Kirby's Captain 3-D. Includes text "Illustrated entries for over 50 Golden-Age comic book heroes, heroines & sidekicks!" and "Featuring artwork by Harry Anderson, Rafael Astarita, Al Avison, Dick Ayers, Matt Baker, Dan Barry, Ken Battlefield, Jack Binder, Charles Biro, Nick Cardy, John Cassone, Arturo Cazeneuve, Jack Cole, L.B. Cole, Steve Ditko, Will Eisner, Lee Elias, Lou Fine, Leonard Frank, Frank Frazetta, Bob Fujitani, Syd Greene, John Giunta, Fred Guardineer, Graham Ingels, Fred Kida, H.C. Kiefer, Jack Kirby, Bernie Krigstein, Alan Mandel, Hi Mankin, Norman Maurer, Ralph Mayo, Mort Meskin, Ruben Moreira, William Overgard, R.S. Pious, Al Plastino, Bob Powell, Charles M. Quinlan, Mac Raboy, Jerry Robinson, Alex Schomburg, Mike Sekowsky, Joe Simon, Lin Streeter, Alex Toth, Bill Ward, Maurice Whitman, Ogden Whitney, Bob Wood"

Why Have a Golden-Age Directory? (Table of Contents)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Black
Pencils:
Joe Simon; Jack Kirby
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
The Green Hornet [Britt Reid]; Stuntman [Fred Drake]
Synopsis:
Text piece addressing the genesis of this directory.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

The first page of the piece features a small B&W reproduction of the cover to The Illustrated Comic Collectors Handbook Vol. 3 with the Green Hornet. The second page features a demonstration of the B&W art restoration process via a before-and-after look at a panel from a Simon & Kirby Stuntman story from Harvey Comics' Thrills of Tomorrow #20. Third page includes table of contents and dedication reading "This volume is respectfully dedicated to: Raymond Miller, Jerry Bails, [and] Howard Keltner without whose earlier publishing efforts this edition would not be possible."

Airboy (Table of Contents)

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Script:
Bill Black
Pencils:
Dan Barry; Fred Kida
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Airboy [Davy Nelson]; Valkyrie; Misery

Indexer Notes

Airboy was published by Hillman Publications from November, 1942-May, 1953.

Air Male (Table of Contents)

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Script:
Bill Black
Pencils:
H. C. Kiefer
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Air Male [Kenneth Stevens]; Stampy [Bobby Stevens]; three thugs

Indexer Notes

Air Male was published by Prize Comics from September, 1943-July, 1944.

The American Crusader (Table of Contents)

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Script:
Bill Black
Pencils:
Max Plaisted; Kin Platt?
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The American Crusader [Professor Archibald Masters]; Mickey Martin
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

The American Crusader was published by Nedor/Better/Standard Comics from August, 1941-November, 1946. Page includes small reproduction of cover to Thrilling Comics (1940 series) #24.

The Avenger (Table of Contents)

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Script:
Bill Black
Pencils:
Dick Ayers; Bob Powell
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Avenger [Roger Wright]; Claire Farrow
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

The Avenger was published by Magazine Enterprises from February-March, 1955-August-September, 1955. Cover to The Avenger #2 is reproduced.

The Black Angel (Table of Contents)

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Script:
Bill Black
Pencils:
Bob Fujitani; John Cassone
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Black Angel [Sylvia Manners]; Baroness Blood

Indexer Notes

The Black Angel was published by Hillman Publications from November, 1942-Fall, 1945.

Black Cat (Table of Contents)

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Script:
Bill Black
Pencils:
Lee Elias
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Black Cat [Linda Turner]; Rick Horne; Tim Turner; C.B. DePille

Indexer Notes

The Black Cat was published by Harvey Comics from August, 1941-1963.

Black Diamond (Table of Contents)

character profile / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Bill Black
Pencils:
Alex Toth; William Overgard
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero; western-frontier
Characters:
The Black Diamond [Bob Vale]; Bumper; Reliapon (Vale's horse)

Indexer Notes

The Black Diamond was published by Lev Gleason from March, 1949-February, 1956.

The Black Owl (Table of Contents)

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Script:
Bill Black
Pencils:
Jack Binder; Jack Kirby; John Giunta
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Black Owl [Doug Danville; K the Unknown]; Terry Dane; The Black Owl [Walt Walters]; Yank [Rick Walters]; Doodle [Dick Walters]
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

The original Black Owl, Doug Danville, had previously been K the Unknown in Prize Comics (Prize, 1940 series) #1 (March, 1940). In Prize Comics (Prize, 1940 series) #33 (August, 1943), Danville retires and leaves the Black Owl identity to Walt Walters, the father of teen heroes Yank & Doodle. The two versions of the Black Owl were published by Prize Comics from April, 1940-February-March, 1948.

The Black Terror (Table of Contents)

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Script:
Bill Black
Pencils:
Jerry Robinson; Mort Meskin; Alex Schomburg; Ruben Moreira
Inks:
Frank Frazetta
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Black Terror [Bob Benton]; Tim Roland; Miss Masque; The Fighting Yank
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

The Black Terror was published by Nedor/Better/Standard Comics from April, 1940-September, 1949. The first page includes a reproduction of the cover to America's Best Comics (Standard, 1942 series) #24. The second page includes the "Black Terror Nedor Index".

Black Venus (Table of Contents)

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Script:
Bill Black
Pencils:
Maurice Whitman
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Black Venus [Mary LeRoche]

Indexer Notes

Black Venus was published by Aviation Press from July, 1944-March, 1946.

One Shot Wonders: The Blue Flame (Table of Contents)

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Script:
Bill Black
Pencils:
"S"
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Blue Flame

Indexer Notes

The Blue Flame was published by Four Star Publications in 1947.

Bogey Man (Table of Contents)

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Script:
Bill Black
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Bogey Man [Kendall Richards]

Indexer Notes

The Bogey Man was published by Enwil Associates from November, 1944-March, 1945.

Bulletman, the Flying Detective (Table of Contents)

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Script:
Bill Black
Pencils:
Bill Ward; Harry Anderson; Mac Raboy
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Bulletman [Jim Barr]; Bulletgirl [Susan Kent]; Mr. Murder
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Includes reproduction of cover to Bulletman [Mighty Midget Comic](Samuel E. Lowe & Co., 1942 series) #11. Bulletman published by Fawcett Publications from May, 1940-September, 1949.

Cat-Man (Table of Contents)

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Script:
Bill Black
Pencils:
L. B. Cole; Charles M. Quinlan; Bob Fujitani
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Cat-Man [David Merrywether]; The Kitten [Katie Conn]; Mr. Peccary; Dr. Macabre
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Includes cover art from Cat-Man Comics v1#6 (1), v3#3 (13), v3#2 [26a] and #31; Interior art from v1#10 (5), v3#3 (13), v2#7 (20) and #30.

Cat-Man was published by Tem (in 1940), Helnit (in 1941), Et-Es-Go (1943-44) and Continental (1944-1946) (all Frank Z. Temerson companies) and by Holyoke from 1942-1943.

Captain Flash (Table of Contents)

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Script:
Bill Black
Pencils:
Mike Sekowsky
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain Flash [Professor Keith Spencer]; Ricky Davis

Indexer Notes

Captain Flash was published by Sterling Comics from November, 1954-July, 1955.

Fawcett's Captain Midnight (Table of Contents)

character profile / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Bill Black
Pencils:
Leonard Frank; Jack Binder
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
aviation; superhero
Characters:
Captain Midnight [Captain Albright]; Sgt. Twilight [Icky Mudd]

Indexer Notes

Captain Midnight was published by Fawcett Publications from September, 1942-September, 1948.

Captain 3-D (Table of Contents)

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Script:
Bill Black
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Steve Ditko; Mort Meskin
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain 3-D; Danny Davis; Tigra
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Captain 3-D was published by Harvey Comics in 1953.

Cave Girl (Table of Contents)

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Script:
Bill Black
Pencils:
Bob Powell
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Cave Girl [Carol]; Pood; Luke Hardin; Kattu

Indexer Notes

Cave Girl was published by Magazine Enterprises from 1952-1955.

Commando Yank (Table of Contents)

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Script:
Bill Black
Pencils:
Dan Barry
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero; war
Characters:
Commando Yank [Chase Yale]; Mr. Scarlet [Brian Butler]; Pinky Butler
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Includes B&W reprinted cover art from Wow Comics (Fawcett, 1940 series) #6. Commando Yank was published by Fawcett Publications from July, 1942-October, 1948.

Charles Biro's Crimebuster (Table of Contents)

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Script:
Bill Black
Pencils:
Charles Biro; Hi Mankin
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Crimebuster [Chuck Chandler]; Squeeks the Monkey; Iron Jaw

Indexer Notes

Crimebuster was published by Lev Gleason from April, 1942-March, 1956.

Daredevil and the Little Wise Guys (Table of Contents)

character profile / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Black
Pencils:
Norman Maurer; Charles Biro; Dan Barry; Jack Cole
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Daredevil [Bart Hill; Reddevil]; The Little Wise Guys [Curly; Pee Wee; Jock; Scarecrow; Meatball]; Tonia Saunders; The Claw; Adolf Hitler
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Includes cover art from Daredevil Comics (Lev Gleason, 1941 series) #1; from Daredevil Comics (Lev Gleason, 1941 series) #28. Daredevil was published by Lev Gleason from September, 1940-November, 1951.

The Durango Kid (Table of Contents)

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Script:
Bill Black
Pencils:
Fred Guardineer
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero; western-frontier
Characters:
The Durango Kid [Steve Brand]; Muley Pike

Indexer Notes

The Durango Kid was published by Magazine Enterprises from October, 1949-October, 1955.

Dynamic Man (Table of Contents)

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Script:
Bill Black
Pencils:
Ruben Moreira
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Dynamic Man [Bert McQuade]; Ricky

Indexer Notes

Dynamic Man was published by Harry "A" Chesler/Dynamic Comics from October, 1941-March, 1948.

The Eagle (Table of Contents)

character profile / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Bill Black
Pencils:
Arturo Cazeneuve
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Eagle [Captain Bill Powers]; Buddy, the Daredevil Boy; Sally; The Hand

Indexer Notes

The Eagle was published by Fox Comics from February, 1940-January, 1942.

The Fighting Yank (Table of Contents)

character profile / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Black
Pencils:
Ken Battefield; Jerry Robinson
Inks:
Rafael Astarita; Mort Meskin
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Fighting Yank [Bruce Carter III]; The Spirit of Bruce Carter; Joan Farwell

Indexer Notes

The Fighting Yank was published by Nedor/Better/Standard Comics from September 1941-August 1949.

The Flame (Table of Contents)

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Script:
Bill Black
Pencils:
Lou Fine; Arturo Cazeneuve
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Flame [Gary Preston]; Flame Girl [Linda Dale]

Indexer Notes

The Flame was published by Fox Comics from July, 1939-January, 1942.

The Ghost Meets the Claw's Uncle (Table of Contents)

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Script:
Bill Black
Pencils:
Bob Wood
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Ghost [Brad Hendricks]; The Claw; The Claw's uncle
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

The Ghost was published by Lev Gleason from November, 1941-November, 1943.

Green Hornet (Table of Contents)

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Script:
Bill Black
Pencils:
Al Avison
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Green Hornet [Britt Reid]; Kato

Indexer Notes

The Green Hornet was published by Helnit and Harvey Comics from December, 1940-September, 1949.

Green Lama (Table of Contents)

character profile / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Black
Pencils:
Mac Raboy
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Green Lama [Jethro Dumont]; Tsarong
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Includes full-page B&W reprint of cover to Green Lama (Spark Publications, 1944 series) #4. The Green Lama was published by Prize Comics and Spark Publications from December, 1940-March, 1946.

Hangman! (Table of Contents)

character profile / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Bill Black
Pencils:
Bob Fujitani
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Hangman [Bob Dickering]; Thelma Gordon

Indexer Notes

The Hangman was published by MLJ (Archie Comics) from July, 1941-Spring, 1944.

The Hood (Table of Contents)

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Script:
Bill Black
Pencils:
Alan Mandel
Inks:
Dan Barry
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Hood [Craig Williams]; The Vulture's Claw; Baron Von Twotree
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

The Hood was published by Helnit (Temerson), Holyoke, Et-Es-Go (Temerson) and Continental (Temerson) from December, 1941-August, 1945.

One Shot Wonders: K the Unknown (Table of Contents)

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Script:
Bill Black
Pencils:
Thomas Brown
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
K the Unknown [Doug Danville; the Black Owl]; Terry Dane
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

After his sole March, 1940 appearance as K the Unknown, Doug Danville becomes the Black Owl in Prize Comics (Prize, 1940 series) #2. (See Black Owl sequence)

Magno and Davey (Table of Contents)

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Script:
Bill Black
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Magno, the Magnetic Man; Davey; The Clown

Indexer Notes

Magno and Davey were published by Ace Comics from September, 1941-November, 1946.

The Masked Marvel (Table of Contents)

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Script:
Bill Black
Pencils:
Graham Ingels
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero; western-frontier
Characters:
The Masked Marvel [Chet Fairchild]; Marion Fairchild [Vera Fairchild]

Indexer Notes

The Masked Marvel was published by Youthful Magazines from April, 1949-January, 1952.

Miss Masque (Table of Contents)

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Script:
Bill Black
Pencils:
Lin Streeter; Alex Schomburg
Inks:
Alex Schomburg
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Miss Masque [Diana Adams]
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Includes full-page B&W reprint of cover to Exciting Comics (Standard, 1940 series) #53. Miss Masque was published by Nedor/Better/Standard Comics from September, 1946-July, 1949.

Miss Victory (Table of Contents)

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Script:
Bill Black
Pencils:
Charles M. Quinlan
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Miss Victory [Joan Wayne; Ms. Victory]

Indexer Notes

Miss Victory was published by Helnit (Temerson), Holyoke, Et-Es-Go (Temerson) and Continental (Temerson) from August, 1941-August, 1946.

Mr. Scarlet, the Crimson Crusader of Justice! (Table of Contents)

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Script:
Bill Black
Pencils:
Bob Fujitani
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Mr. Scarlet [Brian Butler]; Pinky Butler

Indexer Notes

Mr. Scarlet was published by Fawcett Publications from Spring, 1941-Fall, 1948.

Mysta of the Moon (Table of Contents)

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Script:
Bill Black
Pencils:
Matt Baker
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Mysta of the Moon; Dr. Kort; Bron; Mars, God of War; Mysta's first robot

Indexer Notes

Mysta of the Moon was published by Fiction House from March, 1945-September, 1949.

Nyoka the Jungle Girl (Table of Contents)

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Script:
Bill Black
Pencils:
R. S. Pious; Bernie Krigstein
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Nyoka the Jungle Girl [Nyoka Gordon]; Larry Grayson

Indexer Notes

Nyoka the Jungle Girl was published by Fawcett Publications from 1942-June, 1953.

Phantom Lady-Fox Features Version (Table of Contents)

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Script:
Bill Black
Pencils:
Matt Baker
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Phantom Lady [Sandra Knight]; Senator Knight; Don Borden

Indexer Notes

This version of Phantom Lady--as opposed to the nearly-identical version published by Quality Comics from 1941-1943 and now owned by DC Comics--was published by Fox Features Comics from August, 1947-May, 1949. The second page of this profile includes an index of the Fox Phantom Lady stories.

Pyroman (Table of Contents)

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Script:
Bill Black
Pencils:
Alex Schomburg
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Pyroman [Dick Martin]
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Includes full-page B&W reprint of the cover to Startling Comics (Standard, 1940 series) #33. Pyroman was published by Nedor/Better/Standard Comics from November, 1942-January, 1949.

Rulah (Table of Contents)

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Script:
Bill Black
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Rulah, Jungle Goddess [Jane Dodge]

Indexer Notes

Rulah, Jungle Goddess was published by Fox Feature Publications from June, 1947-July, 1949.

Rocketman (Table of Contents)

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Script:
Bill Black
Pencils:
Ruben Moreira; Al Plastino
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Zip Jets [Rocketman [Cal Martin; Tech Carson]; Rocketgirl [Doris Dalton; Jet Girl; Pat Carson]

Indexer Notes

Rocketman and Rocketgirl were published by Harry "A" Chesler/Dynamic Publications from November, 1941-October, 1946 and Superior Publishers Limited from July, 1947-December, 1947.

Senorita Rio (Table of Contents)

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Script:
Bill Black
Pencils:
Nick Cardy
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
spy
Characters:
Senorita Rio [Rita Farrar; Rio Rita]

Indexer Notes

Senorita Rio was published by Fiction House from June, 1942-November, 1950.

Sky Girl (Table of Contents)

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Script:
Bill Black
Pencils:
Matt Baker
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
aviation; war
Characters:
Sky Girl [Ginger Maguire]
Keywords:
good girl

Indexer Notes

Sky Girl was published by Fiction House from October, 1944-December, 1949.

The Skyman (Table of Contents)

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Script:
Bill Black
Pencils:
Ogden Whitney
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
aviation; superhero
Characters:
The Skyman [Allen Turner]; Fawn Carroll; a Venusian

Indexer Notes

The Skyman was published by Columbia Comic Corporation from May, 1940-May, 1949.

Stuntman (Table of Contents)

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Script:
Bill Black
Pencils:
Joe Simon; Jack Kirby
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Stuntman [Fred Drake]; Don Daring; Sandra Sylvan; Abel Green
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Includes a B&W reprint of a story page from Stuntman (Harvey, 1946 series) #2. Stuntman was published by Harvey Comics from April-May, 1946-October/November-1946.

The Target (Table of Contents)

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Script:
Bill Black
Pencils:
Syd Greene
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Target [Niles Reed]; The Targeteers [Dave Brown; Tommy Foster]

Indexer Notes

The Target was published by Novelty Press from November, 1940-October, 1948.

Yankee Girl (Table of Contents)

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Script:
Bill Black
Pencils:
Ralph Mayo
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Yankee Girl [Lauren Mason]; Dr. Corey Habot

Indexer Notes

Yankee Girl was published by Harry "A" Chesler/Dynamic Publications from July, 1946-November, 1947.

Yarko the Great, Master Magician (Table of Contents)

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Script:
Bill Black
Pencils:
Will Eisner
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Yarko the Great, Master Magician
Keywords:
magician

Indexer Notes

Yarko was published by Fox Features Publications from June, 1939-January, 1942.

Good Girl Art Quarterly (Table of Contents)

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?
Pencils:
Bill Ward
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Torchy

Indexer Notes

Ad for Good Girl Art Quarterly (AC, 1990 series) with an illo of Torchy by Bill Ward.

Golden-Age Greats! (Table of Contents)

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?
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Indexer Notes

Ad for Golden-Age Greats (AC, 1994 series) with small B&W repros of various covers running down the right side of the page.

The Complete Jack Kirby (Table of Contents)

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Script:
?
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Red Raven
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Ad for Complete Jack Kirby (Pure Imagination, 1997 series) #1 featuring B&W reprint of cover.

Fawcett Collectors of America--FCA (Table of Contents)

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Script:
?
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?
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]

Indexer Notes

Ad for P.C. Hamerlink's quarterly newsletter Fawcett Collectors of America featuring a B&W illo of Captain Marvel.

The Jack Kirby Collector (Table of Contents)

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Script:
?
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Jack Kirby; Mr. Fantastic [Reed Richards]; The Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; The Black Knight [Dane Whitman]; Captain America [Steve Rogers]; The Black Panther [T'Challa]; The Beast [Hank McCoy]; Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Cyclops [Scott Summers]; The Silver Surfer [Norrin Radd]; Namor the Sub-Mariner; Thor [Dr. Donald Blake]; Hercules; Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; Dr. Doom [Victor Von Doom]; The Thing [Ben Grimm]; The Hulk [Bruce Banner]
Reprints:
  • from Jack Kirby Collector, The (TwoMorrows, 1994 series) #1

Indexer Notes

Ad for TwoMorrows Publishing's The Jack Kirby Collector featuring B&W reprint of cover to #1.

Stuntman Comics (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Jack Kirby
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Stuntman [Fred Drake]
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Full-page B&W reprint of the cover to Stuntman (Harvey, 1946 series) #1.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
C. Bradford Gorby
Inks:
C. Bradford Gorby
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Bulletgirl [Susan Kent]; Airboy [Davy Nelson]; The Hangman [Bob Dickering]; Captain 3-D; The Black Cat [Linda Turner]; the right arm of The Cat-Man [David Merrywether] (from front cover)

Indexer Notes

wraparound cover

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. Green Hornet Comics
  3. 2. The Official Golden-Age Hero & Heroine Directory by Bill Black
  4. 3. Why Have a Golden-Age Directory?
  5. 4. Airboy
  6. 5. Air Male
  7. 6. The American Crusader
  8. 7. The Avenger
  9. 8. The Black Angel
  10. 9. Black Cat
  11. 10. Black Diamond
  12. 11. The Black Owl
  13. 12. The Black Terror
  14. 13. Black Venus
  15. 14. One Shot Wonders: The Blue Flame
  16. 15. Bogey Man
  17. 16. Bulletman, the Flying Detective
  18. 17. Cat-Man
  19. 18. Captain Flash
  20. 19. Fawcett's Captain Midnight
  21. 20. Captain 3-D
  22. 21. Cave Girl
  23. 22. Commando Yank
  24. 23. Charles Biro's Crimebuster
  25. 24. Daredevil and the Little Wise Guys
  26. 25. The Durango Kid
  27. 26. Dynamic Man
  28. 27. The Eagle
  29. 28. The Fighting Yank
  30. 29. The Flame
  31. 30. The Ghost Meets the Claw's Uncle
  32. 31. Green Hornet
  33. 32. Green Lama
  34. 33. Hangman!
  35. 34. The Hood
  36. 35. One Shot Wonders: K the Unknown
  37. 36. Magno and Davey
  38. 37. The Masked Marvel
  39. 38. Miss Masque
  40. 39. Miss Victory
  41. 40. Mr. Scarlet, the Crimson Crusader of Justice!
  42. 41. Mysta of the Moon
  43. 42. Nyoka the Jungle Girl
  44. 43. Phantom Lady-Fox Features Version
  45. 44. Pyroman
  46. 45. Rulah
  47. 46. Rocketman
  48. 47. Senorita Rio
  49. 48. Sky Girl
  50. 49. The Skyman
  51. 50. Stuntman
  52. 51. The Target
  53. 52. Yankee Girl
  54. 53. Yarko the Great, Master Magician
  55. 54. Good Girl Art Quarterly
  56. 55. Golden-Age Greats!
  57. 56. The Complete Jack Kirby
  58. 57. Fawcett Collectors of America--FCA
  59. 58. The Jack Kirby Collector
  60. 59. Stuntman Comics
  61. 60. [no title indexed]
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