(November 1939)

Centaur, 1939 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Comic Corporation of America
Editing:
?
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding:
Saddle-Stitched
Publishing Format:
Was On-Going Series

Issue Notes

Data from Jerry Bails index cards & Howard Keltners Golden Age index. Sequence order from Gregory Huneryager 5/31/2007.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Aman the Amazing-Man / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Bill Everett [as Everett] (signed)
Inks:
Bill Everett [as Everett] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
The Amazing Man [John Aman]
Reprints:

Amazing-Man Loose! (Table of Contents)

Aman the Amazing-Man / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
A.L. Kirby (signed)
Pencils:
Bill Everett (signed)
Inks:
Bill Everett (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Amazing-Man [John Aman]; Lucille Peabody (image in newspaper); Tom Gregg (maintenance engineer, death); un-named State Engineer; Miss Dean (State Engineer's secretary); The Great Question (villain); Garcia (villain); Murray (villain, death); Karl (villain, aviator, death); Jeff (villain, aviator, death); Henry Muth (villain, engineering contractor, death)
Synopsis:
Having interfered with the plans of the Great Question, the villain arranges for fake witnesses to claim in court that Aman forced a car off the road, killing a maintenance engineer. Forced into a cell, Aman changes into the Green Mist and confronts the witnesses, trying to get them to confess to their treachery.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Previous indexer listed script by Bill Everett, revised credit from Gregory Huneryager 2007-5-31. Title and character info from Lou Mougin (May, 2009).

Dinosaur Forest (Table of Contents)

Dinosaur Forest / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Robert Louis Golden
Inks:
Robert Louis Golden
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Jay Douglas

Indexer Notes

A Complete Novelette. Info for this sequence from Gregory Huneryager 5/31/2007.

The 'King' of the South Seas (Table of Contents)

King of the South Seas / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Harold Hughes
Inks:
Harold Hughes
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Indexer Notes

Data from Jerry Bails index cards & Howard Keltners Golden Age index. Art credit from Gregory Huneryager 5/31/2007. Title from Lou Mougin, May 2009.

["Dear Reader--In the year 1950 during the Second World War..."] (Table of Contents)

The Iron Skull / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Info on this sequence from Gregory Huneryager 5/31/2007. Title from Lou Mougin, May 2009.

[Origin of the Magician From Mars] (Table of Contents)

The Magician from Mars / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Art credit from Gregory Huneryager 5/31/2007. Title from Lou Mougin, May 2009.

["Say, Ritty!"] (Table of Contents)

Miniature Man / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
John F. Kolb
Pencils:
John F. Kolb
Inks:
John F. Kolb
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Indexer Notes

Later known as Minimidget. Art credit from Gregory Huneryager 5/31/2007. Title from Lou Mougin, May 2009.

First to Luna (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
David C. Cooke
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Info on this sequence from Gregory Huneryager 5/31/2007.

["Provided with a good meal by the patrol captain..."] (Table of Contents)

Chuck Hardy; Land Beneath the Sea / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Thomas
Pencils:
Frank Thomas
Inks:
Frank Thomas
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Indexer Notes

Title from Lou Mougin, May 2009.

[The Mighty Man--a huge twelve-foot giant...] (Table of Contents)

Mighty Man / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Title from Lou Mougin, May 2009.

["The Shark is an amazing under-sea creature..."] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Lew Glanzman
Pencils:
Lew Glanzman
Inks:
Lew Glanzman
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Title from Lou Mougin, May 2009.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Aman the Amazing-Man
  2. 1. Amazing-Man Loose!
    Aman the Amazing-Man
  3. 2. Dinosaur Forest
    Dinosaur Forest
  4. 3. The 'King' of the South Seas
    King of the South Seas
  5. 4. ["Dear Reader--In the year 1950 during the Second World War..."]
    The Iron Skull
  6. 5. [Origin of the Magician From Mars]
    The Magician from Mars
  7. 6. ["Say, Ritty!"]
    Miniature Man
  8. 7. First to Luna
  9. 8. ["Provided with a good meal by the patrol captain..."]
    Chuck Hardy; Land Beneath the Sea
  10. 9. [The Mighty Man--a huge twelve-foot giant...]
    Mighty Man
  11. 10. ["The Shark is an amazing under-sea creature..."]
    The Shark
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Craig Delich
  • Henry Andrews
  • Andrew Shor
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lee Randall (R.I.P.)
  • Lou Mougin
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Peter Croome