(September 1939)

Centaur, 1938 Series
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Volume:
2
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Centaur Publications Inc.
Editing:
Joe Hardie
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

Parts of this issue are reprinted:

Rocketship Race (Table of Contents)

Fantom of the Fair / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Paul Gustavson
Inks:
Paul Gustavson
Colors:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Fantom of the Fair
Reprints:

Dive of Death (Table of Contents)

Fantom of the Fair / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Fantom of the Fair
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

sci-fi adventure

["Get Prof. Grey on the Televisor!"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
science fiction

Indexer Notes

international spies

["Flying over the polar region..."] (Table of Contents)

Inner Circle / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Lochlan Field
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure

Indexer Notes

sci-fi adventure

Hidden Empire, part 2 (Table of Contents)

Don Dixon / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Moore
Pencils:
Carl Pfeufer
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Reprints:
  • from Don Dixon and the Hidden Empire Sunday strip (Watkins Syndicate) ?

Indexer Notes

sci-fi adventure

Rocketship Race (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Lloyd Jacquet [as Lloyd Victor]
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
science fiction

Indexer Notes

exotic super-hero

["We find 'Speed Centaur' waiting in a cave..."] (Table of Contents)

Speed Centaur / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Malcolm Kildale
Pencils:
Malcolm Kildale
Inks:
Malcolm Kildale
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Speed Centaur

Indexer Notes

vs. giant insects (Note: early Hitler panel!)

["Hmmm--looks like all the foreign countries..."] (Table of Contents)

Daredevil Barry Finn / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure

Indexer Notes

baseball mystery story

Knuckle Down! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Martin Filchock
Pencils:
Martin Filchock
Inks:
Martin Filchock
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery; sports

Indexer Notes

data from Jerry Bails index cards & Howard Keltners Golden Age index

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Rocketship Race
    Fantom of the Fair
  2. 1. Dive of Death
    Fantom of the Fair
  3. 2. ["Get Prof. Grey on the Televisor!"]
    Air-Sub DX
  4. 3. ["Flying over the polar region..."]
    Inner Circle
  5. 4. Hidden Empire, part 2
    Don Dixon
  6. 5. Rocketship Race
  7. 6. ["We find 'Speed Centaur' waiting in a cave..."]
    Speed Centaur
  8. 7. ["Hmmm--looks like all the foreign countries..."]
    Daredevil Barry Finn
  9. 8. Knuckle Down!
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Henry Andrews
  • Lou Mougin
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lee Randall (R.I.P.)
  • Lou Mougin
  • James Ludwig