(September 1947)

Columbia, 1942 Series
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Volume:
8
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Columbia Comic Corporation
Editing:
Thomas DeAngelo (Managing Editor); Mart Bailey (art editor)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Mickey Finn / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Lank Leonard
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

You Asked for it! (Table of Contents)

Sparky Watts / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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

Synopsis:
house ad for Sparky Watts #6, with cover reproduction and art panels

Indexer Notes

the inside-front cover

["Shake a leg in thar - open this door!"] (Table of Contents)

Sparky Watts / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Boody Rogers (signed)
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

["Come on, Mickey - we'll be late for work"] (Table of Contents)

Dixie Dugan / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

["Phil sure thinks he's going to be nominated..."] (Table of Contents)

Mickey Finn / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Lank Leonard
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Cranberry Boggs / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Meet Strangling Susie (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Mart Bailey
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
Strangling Susie Sledge

["Gee, I'm sorry, Ginger! But I really can't go... "] (Table of Contents)

Brass Knuckles / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Marty Marion
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

["Skyman! What is your name?"] (Table of Contents)

The Skyman / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ogden Whitney (signed)
Inks:
Ogden Whitney (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Skyman [Allan Turner] (origin re-cap); Pete Turner (his uncle); Betty; Jack; Fawn Carroll; Karl (villain)

Indexer Notes

Inker credit by Craig Delich.

Splash page appears in the comic Betty is reading.

Artist is shown at drawing board in the 2nd planel of page 1.....could be Ogden Whitney.

["Lost - brown and white dog. Answers to name of Bo..."] (Table of Contents)

Bo / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Frank Beck (signed)
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

All in a Lifetime (Table of Contents)

public service announcement / 0.5 page (report information)

Pencils:
Frank Beck (signed)
Inks:
?
Colors:
?

Genre:
aviation
Synopsis:
honoring Air Force Day - 1 August, 1947

["What's the big hullabaloo at 'Grauman's Chinese' tonight?"] (Table of Contents)

Hollywood Johnnie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Renny McEvoy
Pencils:
Jim Fabian
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

["Thanks for a lovely evening, Tony!"] (Table of Contents)

Tony Trent / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Mart Bailey (signed)
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Mickey Finn
  2. 1. You Asked for it!
    Sparky Watts
  3. 2. ["Shake a leg in thar - open this door!"]
    Sparky Watts
  4. 3. ["Come on, Mickey - we'll be late for work"]
    Dixie Dugan
  5. 4. ["Phil sure thinks he's going to be nominated..."]
    Mickey Finn
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Cranberry Boggs
  7. 6. Meet Strangling Susie
  8. 7. ["Gee, I'm sorry, Ginger! But I really can't go... "]
    Brass Knuckles
  9. 8. ["Skyman! What is your name?"]
    The Skyman
  10. 9. ["Lost - brown and white dog. Answers to name of Bo..."]
    Bo
  11. 10. All in a Lifetime
  12. 11. ["What's the big hullabaloo at 'Grauman's Chinese' tonight?"]
    Hollywood Johnnie
  13. 12. ["Thanks for a lovely evening, Tony!"]
    Tony Trent
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Craig Delich
  • Len Wolinsky
  • Daniel Thingvold
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