(December 1946)

Quality Comics, 1940 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
60
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Comic Magazines
Brand:
Quality Comic Group
Editing:
George Brenner
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

The Barker Meets the Witch Doctor (Table of Contents)

Barker / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Al Bryant
Inks:
Al Bryant
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure; humor
Characters:
The Barker [Carnie Callahan]

Sorceror Si, the Mountain Witch Doctor (Table of Contents)

Barker / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Millard
Pencils:
Klaus Nordling
Inks:
Klaus Nordling
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure; humor
Characters:
The Barker [Carnie Callahan]; Colonel Land (Mammoth Circus owner); Tiny; Lena; Major Midge; Sorceror Si (introduction); Lou Link (villain, introduction); Moss the Magician (villain, introduction)
Synopsis:
A phony magician poses as the hillbilly Sorcerer Si of Yukville for the purposes of ripping off the circus.

Indexer Notes

Writer formerly credited as "Klaus Nordling".

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Salty Waters / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Bernard Dibble
Pencils:
Bernard Dibble
Inks:
Bernard Dibble
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

The Greeks Had a Word For It (Table of Contents)

Steve Wood / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Al McWiliams
Inks:
Al McWilliams
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
Steve Wood; Cemitos (first appearance; villain; death); the Big Boy (first appearance; villain); Punchy (first appearance; villain); Marya (first appearance)

[Fish Story] (Table of Contents)

Windy Breeze / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Windy Breeze

Compliments of the Jackal (Table of Contents)

Sally O'Neil Policewoman / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Alex Kotzky?
Inks:
Alex Kotzky?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
Sally O'Neil; Ralph Knox (first appearance; death); Jerry Ennis (first appearance); The Jackal [Ted Kimble] (villain)

[Introducing Granny Gumshoe] (Table of Contents)

Granny Gumshoe / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Gill Fox?
Pencils:
Gill Fox?
Inks:
Gill Fox?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
Granny Gumshoe (first appearance); Lippy Lu (first appearance); Hiram Echo (first appearance; death); Splinter (first appearance; villain; death; a living ventriloquist's dummy)

[Roberta's New Boyfriend] (Table of Contents)

Lassie / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Bernard Dibble
Pencils:
Bernard Dibble
Inks:
Bernard Dibble
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Lassie

Tailor's Gold (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

[The Two Mr. Coleses] (Table of Contents)

Intellectual Amos / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Andre LeBlanc
Pencils:
Andre LeBlanc
Inks:
Andre LeBlanc
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure; humor; children
Characters:
Intellectual Amos; Coles and Coles (first appearance; villains; twin brothers); Jasper Spears (first appearance; death)

Death To the Loser (Table of Contents)

Quicksilver / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bill Quackenbush
Inks:
Bill Quackenbush
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Quicksilver [Max]; Tekla (first appearance; villain; death); Morvey (first appearance; villain)
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Barker Meets the Witch Doctor
    Barker
  2. 1. Sorceror Si, the Mountain Witch Doctor
    Barker
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Salty Waters
  4. 3. The Greeks Had a Word For It
    Steve Wood
  5. 4. [Fish Story]
    Windy Breeze
  6. 5. Compliments of the Jackal
    Sally O'Neil Policewoman
  7. 6. [Introducing Granny Gumshoe]
    Granny Gumshoe
  8. 7. [Roberta's New Boyfriend]
    Lassie
  9. 8. Tailor's Gold
  10. 9. [The Two Mr. Coleses]
    Intellectual Amos
  11. 10. Death To the Loser
    Quicksilver
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Craig Delich
  • Lou Mougin
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Klein
  • Lou Mougin
  • Len Wolinsky