(July 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

[There's No Fool Like an Old Fool!] (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:

[Murder At the Home For the Aged] (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; R. Wist (introduction); Augustus Diffle (introduction, death); T. Wellington Pike [aka Dandy Ned] (villain, introduction); Mrs. Diffle (villain, introduction)
Synopsis:
Woozy is blamed for a murder in an old folks home.
Reprints:

["That Sar-jint is still pickin' on our Dewey!"] (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 revision from John Devlin to ? by Craig Delich 2013-4-6. According to the Who's Who, Devlin did not write this strip. Artist correction from John Devlin to Bernard Dibble, who took over this strip in 1943 from John Devlin.

[The Hunt For Trigger Swain or "The most dangerous game ever hunted ... man!"] (Table of Contents)

Manhunter / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Manhunter [Dan Richards]; Thor; Trigger Swain (villain); Fluff; Inspector Casty; Richards
Synopsis:
Grisly manhunt for a desperate murderer.

Indexer Notes

Credits from Martin O'Hearn at http://martinohearn.blogspot.com/ ; pencils formerly attributed to Sam Citron.

[Duel At Dawn] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Burp the Twerp

Bazaar Tonite (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; Ted Dawson

[The Sea Serpent or "Can anything pierce his armor?..."] (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
Synopsis:
The Human Bomb and Hustace face an inventor that has created a sea serpent that launches cannonballs.

Backfire (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Dick Mace; Miss Byrd; Miss Carruthers; Jason Coler

Indexer Notes

Dick Mace text story.

[The Whale Tale or "Why must you be so stubborn?"] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Al Stahl
Pencils:
Al Stahl
Inks:
Janice Valleau (Ginger)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; detective-mystery
Characters:
Flatfoot Burns

[Three Wishes or "Once upon a time ... in a place called Central City..."] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Joseph Millard
Pencils:
Lou Fine
Inks:
Quality staff
Colors:
?
Letters:
Martin DeMuth

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Spirit [Denny Colt]; Ebony White; Aladdin
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

writer id by Bob Hughes

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [There's No Fool Like an Old Fool!]
    Plastic Man
  2. 1. [Murder At the Home For the Aged]
    Plastic Man
  3. 2. ["That Sar-jint is still pickin' on our Dewey!"]
    Dewey Drip
  4. 3. [The Hunt For Trigger Swain or "The most dangerous game ever hunted ... man!"]
    Manhunter
  5. 4. [Duel At Dawn]
    Burp the Twerp
  6. 5. Bazaar Tonite
    Candy
  7. 6. [The Sea Serpent or "Can anything pierce his armor?..."]
    The Human Bomb
  8. 7. Backfire
    Dick Mace
  9. 8. [The Whale Tale or "Why must you be so stubborn?"]
    Flatfoot Burns
  10. 9. [Three Wishes or "Once upon a time ... in a place called Central City..."]
    The Spirit
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Craig Delich
  • Lou Mougin
  • Darrel McCann
  • Bob Hughes
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • Len Wolinsky
  • Gregory Fischer