(October 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

The Crime Tracking Televisor (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
? [as Legborex](signed)
Inks:
? [as Legborex] (signed)
Colors:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Fantom of the Fair
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Cover is signed as listed, but corresponds to no artist found in the Who's Who for any publisher.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Speed Centaur / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Speed Centaur

A Nite In China (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Daredevil Barry Finn / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

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

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

The Maniac (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Sam Gilman
Pencils:
Sam Gilman
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

The Crime Tracking Televisor (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Mars (Table of Contents)

Space Mysteries / filler / 1 page (report information)

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

["The Earth is torn open..."] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Paul Gustavson (signed)
Inks:
Paul Gustavson (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Fantom of the Fair; Professor Harvey; Helen Harvey (Dean's secretary, Professor Harvey's daughter); Dean Andrews (college university head); Andy (university student)
Synopsis:
A subterranean explosion beneath the World's Fair grounds is being monitored by The Fantom, and he has discovered that it is a strange foam comprised of various natural acids that would eat people up. It's all he can do to rescue patrons at the Fair and those in various administrative positions throughout the city.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Worlds Fair

Indexer Notes

Script revision from Gustavson to ? by Craig Delich. The Who's Who does not indicate that Gustavson wrote this strip and no other evidence extant indicates that he did.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Crime Tracking Televisor
    Fantom of the Fair
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Speed Centaur
  3. 2. A Nite In China
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Daredevil Barry Finn
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Inner Circle
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Don Dixon
  7. 6. The Maniac
  8. 7. The Crime Tracking Televisor
  9. 8. Mars
    Space Mysteries
  10. 9. ["The Earth is torn open..."]
    Fantom of the Fair
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Craig Delich
  • Lou Mougin
  • Dan Kocher
  • Henry Andrews
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lee Randall (R.I.P.)
  • Lou Mougin
  • James Ludwig