(1944)

Standard, 1944 Series
 
Price:
0.25 USD
Pages:
132
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Editorial Art Syndicate - Wm. H. Wise & Co. Inc. Publishers
Editing:
Ned Pines
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Squarebound
Publishing Format:
One-Shot

Issue Notes

Inside front and inside back covers are blank.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Zudo; Brad Spencer--Wonderman; Perky; Cactus Cal / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Bob Oksner
Inks:
Bob Oksner
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

[The Origin of Wonderman] (Table of Contents)

Brad Spencer--Wonderman / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bob Oksner
Inks:
Bob Oksner
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Wonderman [Brad Spencer] (introduction, origin); Carol Paige (introduction, origin); Reinach (villain); other Nazi spies (villains, introductions)

[The Aggressotone Gas] (Table of Contents)

Brad Spencer--Wonderman / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bob Oksner
Inks:
Bob Oksner
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Dr. Hanscom (villain, introduction); Hogan (villain, introduction)

Indexer Notes

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[Oh, oh!] (Table of Contents)

Swifty Smith / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Don Williams
Pencils:
Don Williams
Inks:
Don Williams
Colors:
Don Williams
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Swifty Smith (first appearance)

Wisdom of the Ages (Table of Contents)

Perky / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Ben Levin
Pencils:
Ben Levin
Inks:
Ben Levin
Colors:
Ben Levin
Letters:
?

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Perky (the Quiz Pig, first appearance, only appearance)

[The Origin of Zudo] (Table of Contents)

Zudo / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ken Battefield
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Zudo [Knight] (introduction, origin); Professor Knight (Zudo's father, introduction, death); Mrs. Knight (Zudo's mother; introduction, death); Ingas (introduction); Randuzzis (villain, introduction)

[The Ivory Hunter] (Table of Contents)

Zudo / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ken Battefield
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Zudo; Everett Henderson (villain, introduction, death); Alice Henderson (introduction)

Indexer Notes

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[And why did you have to horn into this picture?] (Table of Contents)

Cactus Cal / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
William Hudson
Inks:
William Hudson
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Cactus Cal (first appearance, only appearance)

[On yer feet, Chimp!] (Table of Contents)

Chimp the Champ / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Chimp (first appearance, only appearance)

[Origin of the Magnet] (Table of Contents)

Magnet / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ed Good
Inks:
Ed Good
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
The Magnet [Grant Halford] (introduction, origin); Debby (introduction); The Crimson Conqueror [Hacher] (villain, introduction)

[Return of the Crimson Conqueror] (Table of Contents)

Magnet / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ed Good
Inks:
Ed Good
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Magnet; Crimson Conqueror (villain)

Indexer Notes

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[Gosh, Poco, we never have been on the other side of the lake--] (Table of Contents)

Pancho and Poco / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
John Ushler
Inks:
John Ushler
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Pancho (first appearance, only appearance); Poco (first appearance, only appearance)

["There's a craft comin' in from Alaska, boys!"] (Table of Contents)

Pa Tucket / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Gil Turner
Inks:
Gil Turner
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Pa Tucket (first appearance; only appearance)

[It's gas attack practice, Battleship!] (Table of Contents)

Battleship the Wag / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Max Plaisted
Pencils:
Max Plaisted
Inks:
Max Plaisted
Colors:
Max Plaisted
Letters:
?

Characters:
Battleship (a dog, first appearance, only appearance)

[The Coming of the Silver Knight] (Table of Contents)

Silver Knight / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Leo Isaacs
Pencils:
Ken Battefield
Inks:
Everett Kinstler
Colors:
Leo Isaacs
Letters:
?

Characters:
The Silver Knight [Briane] (introduction, origin); Tarna (introduction); Brian's father (introduction); the Deathless Druid (introduction); Vorkal (villain, introduction); King Arthur (guest-star); Gawain (guest-star)

[The Giant of Mount St. Michel] (Table of Contents)

Silver Knight / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script:
Leo Isaacs
Pencils:
Ken Battefield
Inks:
Everett Kinstler
Colors:
Leo Isaacs
Letters:
?

Characters:
Silver Knight [Briane]; Vorkal (villain); Golmyr (villain, introduction, death); King Arthur (guest-star); Deathless Druid (guest-star)

Indexer Notes

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[A letter for you, Pip!] (Table of Contents)

Pip the Penguin / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Tony Loeb
Pencils:
Tony Loeb
Inks:
Tony Loeb
Colors:
Tony Loeb
Letters:
?

Characters:
Pip the Penguin (first appearance, only appearance)

[How will I get in?] (Table of Contents)

Wilbur / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
E. Smith
Inks:
E. Smith
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Wilbur (first appearance, only appearance)

[Introducing Chips] (Table of Contents)

Chips / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ken Battefield
Inks:
Ken Battefield
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Chips (a K-9 dog, first appearance, origin, only appearance)

[Not a thing in the ice box!] (Table of Contents)

Iglik the Eskimo / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
William Martin
Inks:
William Martin
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Iglik (first appearance, only appearance)

[Gwan! Keep goin', flatfoot!] (Table of Contents)

Red, Bloodhound Detective / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Mo Weiss? [as M. W.]
Inks:
Mo Weiss? [as M. W.]
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Red (first appearance, only appearance)

Indexer Notes

Art credits supplied by Gary Watson, March 2008.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Zudo; Brad Spencer--Wonderman; Perky; Cactus Cal
  2. 1. [The Origin of Wonderman]
    Brad Spencer--Wonderman
  3. 2. [The Aggressotone Gas]
    Brad Spencer--Wonderman
  4. 3. [Oh, oh!]
    Swifty Smith
  5. 4. Wisdom of the Ages
    Perky
  6. 5. [The Origin of Zudo]
    Zudo
  7. 6. [The Ivory Hunter]
    Zudo
  8. 7. [And why did you have to horn into this picture?]
    Cactus Cal
  9. 8. [On yer feet, Chimp!]
    Chimp the Champ
  10. 9. [Origin of the Magnet]
    Magnet
  11. 10. [Return of the Crimson Conqueror]
    Magnet
  12. 11. [Gosh, Poco, we never have been on the other side of the lake--]
    Pancho and Poco
  13. 12. ["There's a craft comin' in from Alaska, boys!"]
    Pa Tucket
  14. 13. [It's gas attack practice, Battleship!]
    Battleship the Wag
  15. 14. [The Coming of the Silver Knight]
    Silver Knight
  16. 15. [The Giant of Mount St. Michel]
    Silver Knight
  17. 16. [A letter for you, Pip!]
    Pip the Penguin
  18. 17. [How will I get in?]
    Wilbur
  19. 18. [Introducing Chips]
    Chips
  20. 19. [Not a thing in the ice box!]
    Iglik the Eskimo
  21. 20. [Gwan! Keep goin', flatfoot!]
    Red, Bloodhound Detective
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  • Gary L. Watson
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