(January 1945)

Quality Comics, 1941 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
60
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Comic Magazines
Brand:
Quality Comic Group
Editing:
George Brenner
Format:
Color; Standard Golden Age U.S.; Saddle-Stitched; Was On-Going Series

Wanted! Plastic Man Dead or Alive (Table of Contents)

Plastic Man / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jack Cole (signed)
Inks:
Jack Cole (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Plastic Man [Patrick "Eel" O'Brian]; Woozy Winks
Reprints:

[One Million Dollars for Plastic Man's Death] (Table of Contents)

Plastic Man / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Cole
Pencils:
Jack Cole
Inks:
Jack Cole
Colors:
?
Letters:
Jack Cole

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Plastic Man [Patrick "Eel" O'Brian]; Woozy Winks; Professor Zwerling (introduction); Rocky Goober (villain, introduction); Boss Skullman (villain, introduction)
Synopsis:
Boss Skullman puts out a hit on Plastic Man and Professor Zwerling.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Phony suicide scene.

On the Air (Table of Contents)

Flatfoot Burns / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Janice Valleau [as Ginger] (signed)
Inks:
Janice Valleau [as Ginger] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; detective-mystery
Characters:
Flatfoot Burns

[Three Bombs at the Ball] (Table of Contents)

The Human Bomb / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Paul Gustavson
Pencils:
Paul Gustavson
Inks:
Paul Gustavson
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Human Bomb [Roy Lincoln]; Hustace Throckmorton

Hank Pinupo (Table of Contents)

Candy / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Harry Sahle ?
Pencils:
Harry Sahle
Inks:
Harry Sahle
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Candy O'Connor

[Framed by Arno Roxx] (Table of Contents)

Manhunter / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Millard
Pencils:
Pete Riss
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Manhunter [Dan Richards]; Thor

Indexer Notes

Credits from Martin O'Hearn at http://martinohearn.blogspot.com/ ; art formerly credited to Al Bryant and Sam Citron

["Drip'll never make it this time!"] (Table of Contents)

Dewey Drip / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Dewey Drip

Indexer Notes

Writer credit revised from John Devlin to ? by Craig Delich 2013-4-6. The Who's Who does not indicate a writing credit for John Devlin on this strip. Artist correction from John Devlin to Bernard Dibble, who took over this strip in 1943 from John Devlin.

Tabu Island (Table of Contents)

Dick Mace / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Dick Mace

[All in Pieces] (Table of Contents)

Burp the Twerp / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Cole [as Ralph Johns] (signed)
Pencils:
Jack Cole [as Ralph Johns] (signed)
Inks:
Jack Cole [as Ralph Johns] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Jack Cole

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Burp the Twerp
Reprints:

[Davy Jones's Locker] (Table of Contents)

The Spirit / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Will Eisner
Pencils:
Will Eisner
Inks:
Will Eisner
Colors:
Joe Kubert
Letters:
Sam Rosen

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Spirit [Denny Colt]
Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Wanted! Plastic Man Dead or Alive
    Plastic Man
  2. 1. [One Million Dollars for Plastic Man's Death]
    Plastic Man
  3. 2. On the Air
    Flatfoot Burns
  4. 3. [Three Bombs at the Ball]
    The Human Bomb
  5. 4. Hank Pinupo
    Candy
  6. 5. [Framed by Arno Roxx]
    Manhunter
  7. 6. ["Drip'll never make it this time!"]
    Dewey Drip
  8. 7. Tabu Island
    Dick Mace
  9. 8. [All in Pieces]
    Burp the Twerp
  10. 9. [Davy Jones's Locker]
    The Spirit
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Patrick Lemaire
  • Craig Delich
  • Bob Hughes
  • Jim Stangas
  • Lou Mougin
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • Len Wolinsky
  • Gregory Fischer