(September 1944)

Marvel, 1939 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Marvel Comics, Inc.
Editing:
Vince Fago ?
Color:
Full Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U.S. (through about early 1944, narrower thereafter)
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Saddle-Stitched
Publishing Format:
Monthly (through July 1944, variable thereafter)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Human Torch / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Alex Schomburg
Inks:
Alex Schomburg
Colors:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Human Torch [Jim Hammond]; Toro
Keywords:
bondage; giants; Japanese Imperial Army; machine guns; stereotyping of Japanese; swords; torture

The Nazi Super Spy (Table of Contents)

Human Torch / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bob Powell ?
Inks:
Allen Simon
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Adolf Hitler (villain); Mowbray (villain, introduction); Chief Hanson (of the FBI, introduction)
Synopsis:
Hitler is annoyed by new Allied powerful bombs in his Berlin bunker so he orders his American spy Mowbray to kill the chemist and steal the formula. He succeeds in killing the chemist, but when he tries to hurl a bomb at the munitions factory where it's being produced, Torch hits the explosive with a fireball that detonates it, killing Mowbray.

The Cult of Cannibals (Table of Contents)

Sub-Mariner / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Allen Simon
Inks:
Allen Simon
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Ruth LaRue (introduction); Gen. David Johnson (introduction); the Japanese (villains, deaths)

Black Widow (Table of Contents)

Miss America / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
Charles Nicholas
Inks:
Charles Nicholas
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Black Widow (man, not the character from MYSTIC COMICS, villain, introduction); Slug (villain, introduction)

Hunch Drunk (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Miss Liberty Takes a Hand (Table of Contents)

Patriot / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
A Nazi killer (villain, introduction, death)

Wanted: The Angel (Table of Contents)

Angel / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Gustav Schrotter
Inks:
Gustav Schrotter
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Stackel (villain, introduction); Monn (villain, introduction); Fritz (villain, introduction); other Nazis (villains, introductions)
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    The Human Torch
  2. 1. The Nazi Super Spy
    Human Torch
  3. 2. The Cult of Cannibals
    Sub-Mariner
  4. 3. Black Widow
    Miss America
  5. 4. Hunch Drunk
  6. 5. Miss Liberty Takes a Hand
    Patriot
  7. 6. Wanted: The Angel
    Angel
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