(May 1939)

Centaur, 1938 Series
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Volume:
2
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Centaur Publications 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)

Skyrocket Steele / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Bill Everett (signed)
Inks:
Bill Everett (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Skyrocket Steele Dodge
Reprints:

["Bound for Venus, Paul Marston pilots a stolen Earth-ship -"] (Table of Contents)

Skyrocket Steele / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bill Everett (signed)
Inks:
Bill Everett (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Skyrocket Steele Dodge; Sari Marston; Paul Marston (brother of Sari, spy for the Red Men of Venus); Neo Nunn (villain, death); Vance Roy (villain)
Synopsis:
Sari and Paul for the planet Venus with Steele as their prisoner and are attacked and downed by another vessel. The pair go after the villaineous Vance Roy and eventually exonerate themselves from the suspicion of them working for Vance Roy.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Bendozi Spur; Space Detector

Indexer Notes

Inking credit from Jim Vadeboncoeur via error report.

End of storyline.

Dangerous Seas (Table of Contents)

Dave Dean / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Norman Daniels
Pencils:
Fred Guardineer
Inks:
Fred Guardineer
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Shorty; Dave Dean; vs. Peter Kamroff, Ivan, Andre; Natalie
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Inking credit by Jim Vadeboncoeur via error report.

["While building the tunnel under Long Island Sound, ..."] (Table of Contents)

Sand-Hog / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Bob Stevens; "Big Steve"; Shorty; Andy; Bob

Indexer Notes

Inking credit by Jim Vadeboncoeur via error report.

["I guess it's all up, Captain Turke."] (Table of Contents)

Dan Hastings / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Fred Guardineer
Inks:
Fred Guardineer
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Dan Hastings; Captain Turke; vs Eutopas, Hans Raskow; Gloria; Bob; Carter; Ursulis
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Inking credit by Jim Vadeboncoeur via error report.

While 6-page Dan Hastings text stories were common, the only recorded 6-page comic story of this feature was in Star Comics #8. However, no scans are available to confirm the match, and scans of issue #9 are incomplete and do not seem to have a Dan Hastings story.

["Fast Thinking"] (Table of Contents)

Uncle Joe's Joke Page / activity / 2 pages (report information)

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

["I'd like to run into the mad hunter today."] (Table of Contents)

Fangs of the Cougar / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jim Chambers (signed)
Inks:
Jim Chambers (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Ross Westley; Madge Fenwick; Nibs; vs. Pete the Mad Hunter
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Art credits noted by Jim Vadeboncoeur via error report.

The Undersea World (Table of Contents)

Air-Sub 'DX' / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Carl Burgos
Inks:
Carl Burgos
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Captain Tim; Prince Batow; Mr. Redon (K-4); Professor Gray; Governor Klawger; Zog; the Batmen of Kordano

Indexer Notes

Inking credit by Jim Vadeboncoeur via error report.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Daredevil Barry Finn / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Tarpe Mills
Inks:
Tarpe Mills
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Barry Finn; Little Tommy Grey; Dorian West; Dr. Allan West; Dr. Zaroff; Dacia Zaroff; Frogga; Sulla; Dr. Bruno; Dr. Stephens

Indexer Notes

Inking credit by Jim Vadeboncoeur via error report.

Stolen Jewels (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Claire S. Moe
Inks:
Claire S. Moe
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
crime
Characters:
Mrs. Johns; Bob Johns; Trixy the pet circus monkey
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Inking credit by Jim Vadeboncoeur via error report.

["Wheat"] (Table of Contents)

Do You Know? / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
?
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Skyrocket Steele
  2. 1. ["Bound for Venus, Paul Marston pilots a stolen Earth-ship -"]
    Skyrocket Steele
  3. 2. Dangerous Seas
    Dave Dean
  4. 3. ["While building the tunnel under Long Island Sound, ..."]
    Sand-Hog
  5. 4. ["I guess it's all up, Captain Turke."]
    Dan Hastings
  6. 5. ["Fast Thinking"]
    Uncle Joe's Joke Page
  7. 6. ["I'd like to run into the mad hunter today."]
    Fangs of the Cougar
  8. 7. The Undersea World
    Air-Sub 'DX'
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Daredevil Barry Finn
  10. 9. Stolen Jewels
  11. 10. ["Wheat"]
    Do You Know?
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