(November 1939)

DC, 1938 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Editing:
Vincent Sullivan
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U.S.; Standard Silver Age U.S.; Standard Modern Age U.S.; Digest size (5" x 6.75") #491-503
Binding:
Saddle-Stitched; Squarebound #390, 416, 491-503
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Sandman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Creig Flessel (signed)
Inks:
Creig Flessel (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset; Creig Flessel

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Sandman
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Flessel lettering credit added by Craig Delich 2-4-08.

The Sandman Meets the Face (Table of Contents)

The Sandman / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner F. Fox [as Larry Dean] (signed)
Pencils:
Creig Flessel
Inks:
Creig Flessel; Fred Guardineer (backgrounds)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Fred Guardineer (signed on page 5)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Sandman [Wesley Dodds]; The Face (villain, introduction, death); Frowser (introduction); Billy Winnslow (introduction, death)
Synopsis:
The near victim of an old-friend turned crook, Wes Dodds watches him shot dead by the Face, then changes to the Sandman to discover why the villain had it in for the young victim.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Wes Dodds revealed to have lived in Hilltown as a boy. 1st Sandman in green suit. Art and lettering confirmed by Creig Flessel. Synopsis added by Craig Delich 2-4-08.

[The Return of Fang Gow, Part 2] (Table of Contents)

Barry O'Neill / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Ed Winiarski
Pencils:
Ed Winiarski
Inks:
Ed Winiarski
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Barry O'Neill; Fang Gow (villain)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Butch the Pup / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Fred Schwab
Pencils:
Fred Schwab
Inks:
Fred Schwab
Colors:
?
Letters:
Fred Schwab

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Butch

Indexer Notes

Lettering credit added by Craig Delich 2-4-08.

[Mr. Fletcher, Smuggler] (Table of Contents)

Federal Men / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Jerry Siegel
Pencils:
Mart Bailey
Inks:
Mart Bailey
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
Mr. Fletcher (Villain, Introduction); Mrs. Clayton (Introduction)

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

Socko Strong / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Joseph Sulman [as Koppy] (signed)
Pencils:
Joseph Sulman [as Koppy] (signed)
Inks:
Joseph Sulman [as Koppy] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure; sports
Characters:
Socko Strong; The Boss (villain, introduction); The Boss' gang (villains, introduction); Ben Rowe (introduction)

Mystery in London (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner F. Fox [as Paul Dean] (signed)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
adventure

[Count Ogrloff's Dangerous Game, Part 2] (Table of Contents)

Captain Desmo / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Ed Winiarski
Pencils:
Ed Winiarski
Inks:
Ed Winiarski
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Captain Desmo; Count Ogrloff (villain, death); Miss Ogrloff (guest)

[Search For Captain Wade, Part 1] (Table of Contents)

Skip Schuyler / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Tom Hickey
Pencils:
Tom Hickey
Inks:
Tom Hickey
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Skip Schuyler; Capt. Peter Wade (introduction); Igook (villain, introduction)

[The Menace of Chen Fu, Part 4] (Table of Contents)

Rusty and His Pals / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Kane
Pencils:
Bob Kane
Inks:
Bob Kane
Colors:
?
Letters:
Bob Kane

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Rusty; Chen Fu (villain)

Indexer Notes

Letterer credit added by Craig Delich 2-4-08.

Alcatraz Al (Table of Contents)

Anchors Aweigh! / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Bart Tumey
Pencils:
Bart Tumey
Inks:
Bart Tumey
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Alcatraz Al (villain, introduction)

Indexer Notes

Story title from last issue's blurb.

The Magnetic Peril (Table of Contents)

Cotton Carver / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner F. Fox
Pencils:
Ogden Whitney
Inks:
Ogden Whitney
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Cotton Carver; Deela (guest); King Marl (guest); Jagar (villain, death); Farbus (villain, introduction); Rollo (villain, introduction)
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    The Sandman
  2. 1. The Sandman Meets the Face
    The Sandman
  3. 2. [The Return of Fang Gow, Part 2]
    Barry O'Neill
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Butch the Pup
  5. 4. [Mr. Fletcher, Smuggler]
    Federal Men
  6. 5. [The Two Mr. Rowes]
    Socko Strong
  7. 6. Mystery in London
  8. 7. [Count Ogrloff's Dangerous Game, Part 2]
    Captain Desmo
  9. 8. [Search For Captain Wade, Part 1]
    Skip Schuyler
  10. 9. [The Menace of Chen Fu, Part 4]
    Rusty and His Pals
  11. 10. Alcatraz Al
    Anchors Aweigh!
  12. 11. The Magnetic Peril
    Cotton Carver
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