(January 1945)

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; machine guns; torture

The Secret of the Masked Horror (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jimmy Thompson
Inks:
Jimmy Thompson
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Jeffries (villain, introduction, death); Jordan (villain, introduction, death)
Synopsis:
The story starts off involving Torch and Toro in a murder case which appears that the chaffuer and housekeeper murder their boss, Mr. Jordon, for his inheritance. But after the housekeeper murders the chauffeur so as not to have to split the money, Torch and Toro pursue the car and "she" loses control of it and crashes. Torch removes the wig from the dead body of cross-dressing Mr. Jordon and realizes that he had the chauffeur pick out a double of him from the Bowery and kill him to fake his own death and collect the life insurance policy.

Paradise of Horror (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Master Megalo (villain, introduction, death); the Megalos (composite man-beast creatures, villains, introductions, deaths)

Eyes of Doom (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:
Dr. Von Helstog (villain, introduction, death)

Rock Point Light (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

The Mystery of the Bogus Bonds (Table of Contents)

Patriot / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Hans (villain, introduction); other Nazis (villains, introductions)

Indexer Notes

Patriot is maskless again

Secret of the Blind Idol (Table of Contents)

Angel / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jimmy Thompson
Inks:
Jimmy Thompson
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Zerhu (villain, introduction, death)
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    The Human Torch
  2. 1. The Secret of the Masked Horror
    Human Torch
  3. 2. Paradise of Horror
    Sub-Mariner
  4. 3. Eyes of Doom
    Miss America
  5. 4. Rock Point Light
  6. 5. The Mystery of the Bogus Bonds
    Patriot
  7. 6. Secret of the Blind Idol
    Angel
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