(October 1944)

Quality Comics, 1941 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
60
Indicia frequency:
Monthly except December and June
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Comic Magazines
Brand:
Quality Comic Group
Editing:
George Brenner
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Blackhawk / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Al Bryant
Inks:
Al Bryant
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure; war

Let the Band Play Dixie (Table of Contents)

Blackhawk / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script:
Manly Wade Wellman
Pencils:
Mort Leav
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure; war
Characters:
Blackhawks; Capt. Powhatan Bushrod, C.S.A. (first appearance)

Indexer Notes

Manly Wade Wellman recalled that he wrote every story in this issue, however only two have been verified.

[The V-Gully Problem] (Table of Contents)

Death Patrol / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; aviation; war

[The Opium Gambit] (Table of Contents)

Sniper / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Vernon Henkel
Pencils:
Vernon Henkel
Inks:
Vernon Henkel
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure; war
Synopsis:
Japanese attempt to hook Chinese on opium.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Johnny Doughboy / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Bernard Dibble
Pencils:
Bernard Dibble
Inks:
Bernard Dibble
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

If Wishes Were Horses (Table of Contents)

Private Dogtag / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
Manly Wade Wellman
Pencils:
Milt Stein [as M. Stein] (signed)
Inks:
Milt Stein [as M. Stein] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
G. I. Fairy Godmother (first appearance)

Indexer Notes

Manly Wade Wellman specifically recalled writing this story.

The Cow of China (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

[The Lord of Longley] (Table of Contents)

P.T. Boat / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
war
Keywords:
navy

[The Black Cat Squadron] (Table of Contents)

Pacific Patrol / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bill Quackenbush
Inks:
Bill Quackenbush
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war
Keywords:
navy

Flying Commandoes Smash Jap Armies (Table of Contents)

Secret War News / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bill Quackenbush [as Quackenbush] (signed)
Inks:
Bill Quackenbush [as Quackenbush] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction; war

Indexer Notes

true story

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Blackhawk
  2. 1. Let the Band Play Dixie
    Blackhawk
  3. 2. [The V-Gully Problem]
    Death Patrol
  4. 3. [The Opium Gambit]
    Sniper
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Johnny Doughboy
  6. 5. If Wishes Were Horses
    Private Dogtag
  7. 6. The Cow of China
  8. 7. [The Lord of Longley]
    P.T. Boat
  9. 8. [The Black Cat Squadron]
    Pacific Patrol
  10. 9. Flying Commandoes Smash Jap Armies
    Secret War News
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Edgar Loftin
  • Bob Hughes
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin