(September 1944)

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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
On-sale date:
1944
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Continental Magazines, Inc.
Editing:
?
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Binding:
saddle-stitched

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Molly O'Moore and Scoop Scanlon / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Molly O'Moore; Scoop Scanlon
Reprints:

Florida Fiasco (Table of Contents)

Kid Terrific and Jimmie / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
George Gregg (signed)
Inks:
Tom Van Buren (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Kid Terrific; Jimmie; Hugh Pope (aligator farmer); Mr. De Marco [Col. Mayutsui] (foreman)
Synopsis:
Kid and Jimmie get a job at an aligator farm in Florida, where they meet Japanese agents are mapping a submarine waterway route to invade the United States.

Indexer Notes

Story title and sequence from Dick Sabo on 1 October 2004.

The Duke of Terror Castle (Table of Contents)

Boomerang and Diana / comic story / 5.66 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
L. B. Cole (signed)
Inks:
L. B. Cole (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Boomerang [Captain Raleigh]; Diana; The Duke (villain, death); Saito (villain, death)
Synopsis:
Boomerang and Diana must save the Colonel and other officers from the clutches of an evil Japanese scientist who operates on a certain nerve, bringing the victim under hypnotic control.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Last appearance. Story title and sequence from Dick Sabo on 1 October 2004 [but title appears in splash]. Artist credits added by Craig Delich 2008-10-26.

Bingo, the Wonder Boy, and His Tibetan Genie (Table of Contents)

Comics McCormick / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Ed Wheelan (byline)
Pencils:
Ed Wheelan (signed)
Inks:
Ed Wheelan (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure; fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Comics McCormick; Bingo the Wonder Boy; Ajax Johnson; Wilbur Wiggins; Officer Kelly; The Beard (mad scientist); Miss Slate (teacher)
Synopsis:
McCormick summonds the Tibetan genie and is changed into Comics the Kid Conqueror. Together with Bingo the Wonder Boy, he saves the world from the terrible mental fog made by the sinister scientist, the Beard.

Indexer Notes

Story title and sequence from Dick Sabo on 1 October 2004.
Wheelan is credited as writer and artist on this feature by Jerry Bails' Who's Who.

Exit Laughing (Table of Contents)

Molly O'Moore and Scoop Scanlon / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Nina Albright (signed)
Inks:
Nina Albright (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Molly O'Moore; Scoop Scanlon; Josiah Bridges (broke millionaire); Harry Frazee (banker)
Synopsis:
Several of former millionaire Bridges friends are invited to his house, and are killed by his practical jokes.

Indexer Notes

Story title and sequence from Dick Sabo on 1 October 2004.

Count Boris Strikes Back (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Count Boris; Martha (sword-swallower)

Indexer Notes

Information on this sequence from Dick Sabo on 1 October 2004.

Giant of Justice (Table of Contents)

Juggernaut / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
George Appel (signed)
Inks:
George Appel (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Juggernaut; Slick (villain)
Synopsis:
A gang of ciy thieves in the north woods searching for a fabulous diamond hidden in a tree.

Indexer Notes

Story title and sequence from Dick Sabo on 1 October 2004.

Invitation to Invasion (Table of Contents)

Buck 'n' Bronco / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Buck n' Bronco

Indexer Notes

Story title and sequence from Dick Sabo on 1 October 2004.

Man Who Talked with a Ghost (Table of Contents)

The Reckoner and Chipper / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bob Fujitani (signed)
Inks:
Bob Fujitani (signed)?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Reckoner [Michael Shayne]; Chipper; Leila Corday (artist); Hadley Harding [Kellog] (engraver and illustrator)
Synopsis:
A young arist blackmailer is found strangled in the studio of mr. Harding, a former counterfeiter.

Indexer Notes

Last appearance was in CATMAN COMICS #24. Story title and sequence from Dick Sabo on 1 October 2004.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Molly O'Moore and Scoop Scanlon
  2. 1. Florida Fiasco
    Kid Terrific and Jimmie
  3. 2. The Duke of Terror Castle
    Boomerang and Diana
  4. 3. Bingo, the Wonder Boy, and His Tibetan Genie
    Comics McCormick
  5. 4. Exit Laughing
    Molly O'Moore and Scoop Scanlon
  6. 5. Count Boris Strikes Back
  7. 6. Giant of Justice
    Juggernaut
  8. 7. Invitation to Invasion
    Buck 'n' Bronco
  9. 8. Man Who Talked with a Ghost
    The Reckoner and Chipper
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Henry Andrews
  • Bill Devine
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Craig Delich
  • Per Sandell
  • Steinar Ã…dland
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • Gary L. Watson
  • Peter Croome