(April 1945)

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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
On-sale date:
1945
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Continental Magazines, Inc.
Editing:
?
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Catman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
L. B.Cole (signed)
Inks:
L.B. Cole (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Catman [David Merrywether]; The Kitten [Katie Conn; three members of the Armed Forces

Indexer Notes

Inker credit added by Craig Delich 2012-11-30.

The Story of Rosetta! (Table of Contents)

The Catman and the Kitten / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bob Fujitani [as B Fujitani] (signed)
Inks:
Bob Fujitani [as B. Fujitani] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Catman [Captain David Merryweather] (origin re-told in flashback); The Kitten [Katie Rose, aka Rosetta] (origin); The Deacon; Mickey Matthews; Antoinette Burotte (Dave's mother, flashback, death); Zeealia (mother leopard); Tamara (leopard); Antoinette's murderer (villain, circus animal keeper, death)
Synopsis:
The origin of the Catman and Kitten is re-told and the story of how David Merrywether mother's killer was brought to justice.
Reprints:

The Phantom Fiddler (Table of Contents)

Deacon / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Lou Ferstadt (signed)
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

The Finger Points! (Table of Contents)

Molly O'Moore and Scoop Scanlon / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Nina Albright
Inks:
Nina Albright
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Molly O'Moore (reporter); Scoop Scanlon (rival reporter); Nikki Albernini (racketeer)
Synopsis:
The racketeer Alberini wants to get rid of Molly and Scoop for the trouble they have caused him by their articles in the papers.

Indexer Notes

Same art as in her signed story in #28.

Death Valley Scotty and the Coyote Special! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Carmine Infantino (signed)
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

The Mark of Betrayal! (Table of Contents)

Nat Green Mystery Tale / text story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
detective-mystery

Reward! (Table of Contents)

The Golden Archer / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Don Rico (signed)
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
The Sheriff of Nottingham; Lobo the beggar (sheriff's spy)

Row, Row, Row Your Boat! (Table of Contents)

Little Leaders / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Rudy Palais (signed)
Inks:
Rudy Palais (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
crime
Characters:
Katie Merryweather [the Kitten]; Mickey (her boyfriend); Captain David Merryweather [The Catman]; VILLAINS: Boo-Boo Aldrich; Tamie Malcolm
Synopsis:
Two students are systematically robbing the Center City High School treasury, and are going to fix receipts so that suspicion falls on the Kitten.

Indexer Notes

Signature at left border of splash panel.

The Song of the Dragon (Table of Contents)

The Reckoner and Chipper / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bob Fujitani (signed)
Inks:
Bob Fujitani (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Reckoner

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Lou Mougin.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    The Catman
  2. 1. The Story of Rosetta!
    The Catman and the Kitten
  3. 2. The Phantom Fiddler
    Deacon
  4. 3. The Finger Points!
    Molly O'Moore and Scoop Scanlon
  5. 4. Death Valley Scotty and the Coyote Special!
  6. 5. The Mark of Betrayal!
    Nat Green Mystery Tale
  7. 6. Reward!
    The Golden Archer
  8. 7. Row, Row, Row Your Boat!
    Little Leaders
  9. 8. The Song of the Dragon
    The Reckoner and Chipper
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Henry Andrews
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Craig Delich
  • Len Wolinsky
  • Darci
  • Steinar Ã…dland