(September 1946)

Marvel, 1939 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Marvel Comics, Inc.
Editing:
Stan Lee
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

The Queen of Crime (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Queen of Crime (villain, introduction)
Synopsis:
The Queen of Crime kidnaps Toro in an attempt to get Torch to do her bidding. Torch shows up to her house and pretends to go along with her plan in order to free Toro, but she demands he rob an armored car by himself, so he signals Toro to flame on. They both get placed in an asbestos-lined moving walls deathtrap, but they pull out the ceiling grate and escape through it. Torch and Toro wreck the Queen's car as she is attempting to intercept the armored car and put her in the hospital.

The Headless Killer (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Allen Simon
Inks:
Harry Sahle
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Betty Dean (guest-star); The Headless Man (Kenyon, villain, introduction); Bradley (villain, introduction)

Chapter 1 (Table of Contents)

Miss America / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ken Bald
Inks:
Ken Bald
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Ted Banning (introduction); Peter Carr (introduction); Mrs. Wyatt Varnham (villain, introduction); Mr. James Iles (villain, introduction); Mrs. Iles (villain, introduction); Manuel (villain, introduction)

Indexer Notes

Part 1 of ten-part serial; Miss America starts wearing glasses

King Neptune's Justice (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Mad Monster of the Island (Table of Contents)

Young Allies / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
Al Gabriele
Inks:
Al Gabriele
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Devil Dan (villain, introduction)

Sight Unseen (Table of Contents)

Angel / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Carmine Infantino
Inks:
Carmine Infantino
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Marty Shore (villain, introduction); Mike Quilligan (villain, introduction)
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    The Human Torch
  2. 1. The Queen of Crime
    Human Torch
  3. 2. The Headless Killer
    Sub-Mariner
  4. 3. Chapter 1
    Miss America
  5. 4. King Neptune's Justice
  6. 5. Mad Monster of the Island
    Young Allies
  7. 6. Sight Unseen
    Angel
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