([April 17] 1940)

Street and Smith, 1940 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
?
On-sale date:
1940-04-17
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Editing:
William DeGrouchy
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Binding:
Saddle-stitched

Issue Notes

Per comments from Tony Tollin, this issue was copyrighted April, 1940. Cover date, if it had one, would probably be June.

On sale date from the publication date found at the Catalog of Copyright Entries, Part 2, Periodicals, New Series, Volume 35, 1940, Number 2. Second class permit. Copyright number 451760.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Doc Savage / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
? (painted)
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

The Land of Terror (Part 1) (Table of Contents)

Doc Savage / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Henry Kiefer ?
Inks:
Henry Kiefer ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Doc Savage; Monk; Ham; Kar [Oliver Bittman] (villain)

Indexer Notes

adapted from THE LAND OF TERROR by Lester Dent (aka Kenneth Robeson); 2nd part of adaptation- continued from Shadow Comics #3.

[Part 1] (Table of Contents)

Treasure Island / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
historical

Indexer Notes

adapted from the novel by Robert Louis Stevenson

Double-Barreled Magic (Table of Contents)

Norgil the Magician / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Walter Gibson ?
Pencils:
Vernon Greene ?
Inks:
Vernon Greene ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Norgil the Magician; Terry Dorcumb (Federal agent); Landseer; Rochet Mob (villain, introduction for all, all die); Monte Kyron (villain, forger, introduction, death)
Synopsis:
Norgil works with a Federal agent to rescue a man named Landseer from a mob using a circus as a front.
Keywords:
Eastbury; Morrini Circus

Indexer Notes

Last appearance was in Shadow Comics Volume 1 #8.

Art credits by Craig Delich.

[The Gas Neutralizer Plans] (Table of Contents)

Cap Fury / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Characters:
Cap Fury; John Barclee (first appearance)

Indexer Notes

last app. in SHADOW COMICS V. 1 #2

Death On the Construction Job (Table of Contents)

Danny Garrett / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Characters:
Danny Garrett (first appearance)

Scarlet Give-Away (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Storm
Letters:
typeset

[First Days At West Point] (Table of Contents)

Mark Mallory / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Characters:
Mark Mallory (first appearance)

[L' Liberator] (Table of Contents)

Captain Death / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Characters:
Captain Death [Steve Kenny] (first appearance)

Nuggets of Doom (Table of Contents)

Sheriff Pete Rice / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Characters:
Sheriff Pete Rice (first appearance)

[Murder At the De Gron Estate] (Table of Contents)

Whisperer / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Characters:
The Whisperer [Comm. James "Wildcat" Gordon] (first appearance)

A Race For a Life (Table of Contents)

Billy the Kid / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Billy the Kid [William Bonney] (first appearance)
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Doc Savage
  2. 1. The Land of Terror (Part 1)
    Doc Savage
  3. 2. [Part 1]
    Treasure Island
  4. 3. Double-Barreled Magic
    Norgil the Magician
  5. 4. [The Gas Neutralizer Plans]
    Cap Fury
  6. 5. Death On the Construction Job
    Danny Garrett
  7. 6. Scarlet Give-Away
  8. 7. [First Days At West Point]
    Mark Mallory
  9. 8. [L' Liberator]
    Captain Death
  10. 9. Nuggets of Doom
    Sheriff Pete Rice
  11. 10. [Murder At the De Gron Estate]
    Whisperer
  12. 11. A Race For a Life
    Billy the Kid
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