(May 1944)

Marvel, 1941 Series
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Volume:
2
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
60
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Complete Photo Story Corp.
Editing:
Vince Fago
Color:
Full Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U.S. (through about early 1944, narrower thereafter)
Paper Stock:
Glossy Cover: Newsprint Interior
Binding:
Saddle-Stitched
Publishing Format:
Was On-Going Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Captain America / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Alex Schomburg
Inks:
Alex Schomburg
Colors:
?

Genre:
superhero

Castle of Doom (Table of Contents)

Captain America / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Syd Shores
Inks:
Vince Alascia
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain America [Steve Rogers]
Synopsis:
A hundred Japanese escape from internment camps and build an airbase in Death Valley with stolen parts. They plan to conduct bombing raids on American cities, but Cap and Bucky along with some help from a desert miner named Death Valley Pete, touch off the explosives located in a mine under their base and eliminate them.

Murder For Profit (Table of Contents)

Human Torch / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Al Avison
Inks:
Al Bellman
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Dagger (villain, introduction)

Frozen Death (Table of Contents)

Captain America / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Don Rico
Inks:
Al Gabriele
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Cellmen (villain, introduction, death)

Indexer Notes

this is NOT the same story as last issue, but it DOES have the same title!

The Sarge's Song (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

The Peril of the Past (Table of Contents)

Captain America / comic story / 14 pages (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
Syd Shores
Inks:
Vince Alascia
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Dr. Emil Natas (villain, introduction, death); Phao Na Tash (villain, introduction, death); Diablo Natas (villain, introduction, death); Hercules (earlier incarnation of Cap, introduction); Sir Amerigo (earlier incarnation of Cap, introduction)

Indexer Notes

Natas predicts they will meet in a fourth incarnation

The Mystery of the Coin (Table of Contents)

Let's Play Detective / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
detective-mystery
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Captain America
  2. 1. Castle of Doom
    Captain America
  3. 2. Murder For Profit
    Human Torch
  4. 3. Frozen Death
    Captain America
  5. 4. The Sarge's Song
  6. 5. The Peril of the Past
    Captain America
  7. 6. The Mystery of the Coin
    Let's Play Detective
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Bill Borre
  • Henry Andrews
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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  • Tony R. Rose