(March 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:
The Human Torch [Jim Hammond]; Toro
Keywords:
beheading; bondage; execution; giants; swords

Dolls of Death (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Human Torch [Jim Hammond]; Toro; Madame (villain, introduction, death); Joe Grabbe (villain, introduction, death); another crook (villain, introduction, death)
Synopsis:
Torch and Toro shut down an extortion racket where dolls with bombs implanted in them are sent to wealthy victims if they don't come across with the cash.

Fountains of Flame (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Sub-Mariner [Prince Namor]; Mei-Toy (introduction); Dr. Nichi (villain, introduction, death)

Triple Mysteries (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:
Nick Bruto (villain)

Indexer Notes

newspaper headline in panel 1 reads "KILLER AT LARGE DOCTOR STRANGE"

Cowboy (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

The Mystery of the Million Dollar Loot! (Table of Contents)

The Patriot / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Patriot [Jeffrey Mace]; The Cracksman (villain, introduction)

Indexer Notes

Art revision from Al Gabriel, pencils, and Vince Alascia, inks, to Bellman re interview with Bellman in Alter Ego #114 (December 2012), made by Craig Delich 2012-12-24.

The Epicure of Crime (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Mort Lawrence
Inks:
Mort Lawrence
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Angel [Tom Halloway]; The Epicure (villain, introduction)
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    The Human Torch
  2. 1. Dolls of Death
    Human Torch
  3. 2. Fountains of Flame
    Sub-Mariner
  4. 3. Triple Mysteries
    Miss America
  5. 4. Cowboy
  6. 5. The Mystery of the Million Dollar Loot!
    The Patriot
  7. 6. The Epicure of Crime
    The Angel
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  • Craig Delich
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