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(January 1940)

Lev Gleason, 1939 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
monthly
On-sale date:
1939-11-20
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Your Guide Publications, Inc.
Brand:
A Rhoda Publ. YG
Editing:
Jack Cole
Color:
Full Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding:
Saddle-Stitched
Publishing Format:
Was ongoing

Issue Notes

On sale date from the publication date found at the Catalog of Copyright Entries, Part 2, Periodicals, New Series, Volume 35, January-December 1940, Numbers 1-4. Second class permit. Copyright number 436305.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Joe Simon (signed)
Inks:
Joe Simon (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Reprints:

[Two Birds With One Bullet] (Table of Contents)

Daniel Boone / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack A Warren
Pencils:
Jack A Warren
Inks:
Jack A Warren
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction
Characters:
Daniel Boone

[Highway of Ice] (Table of Contents)

Claw / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Jerry Morris; The Claw (villain); Eloise Pearsall

How To Make a Tom-Tom (Table of Contents)

Indian Lore / text article / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

Hand lettered, mostly text, with illustrations.

In the Clutches of Ting Ling (Table of Contents)

Captain Fearless / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Malcolm Kildale (signed)
Inks:
Malcolm Kildale
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Captain Fearless; Ting Ling (villain); Lt. Dugan
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

In red only.

[The Burglar and the Geni] (Table of Contents)

Red Reeves / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure; children; fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Red Reeves; the Geni; John Jordan (villain)
Synopsis:
A burglar breaks into Red's house, but the Genie won't let him steal the magic marble. Red has the Geni build the burglar a house in the country for his family so that he won't have to steal anymore.

[Jungle Spaceship] (Table of Contents)

Lance Hale / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
John Hampton (signed)
Inks:
John Hampton (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure; science fiction
Characters:
Lance Hale; the professor
Synopsis:
Lance is captured by a strange professor who offers to give him super strength and shoot him into outer space.
Reprints:

[The Kidnapped Debutante] (Table of Contents)

Calling Duke Kelly / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Larry Antonette (signed)
Inks:
Larry Antonette (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
Duke Kelly; Doris Dare; John J. Hix (villain)
Synopsis:
A society singer is kidnapped and Duke has to find her before it's too late.

[Noman Needs Women] (Table of Contents)

Mister Midnite / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Al Anders
Inks:
Al Anders
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure; detective-mystery
Characters:
Mister Midnite [Neal Carruthers]; Noman (villain); the Little Men (villains)

Indexer Notes

in Red only

Forest Fire (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Ray Gill
Pencils:
Gilman (signed)
Inks:
Gilman (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Indexer Notes

in red only

Man-Mad Earthquakes (Table of Contents)

Factograms / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Ray Gill (signed)
Pencils:
Ray Gill (signed)
Inks:
Ray Gill (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction

[The Tree Men of Uranus] (Table of Contents)

Solar Patrol / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Simon (signed)
Pencils:
Joe Simon (signed)
Inks:
Joe Simon
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Solar Patrol (Intro); Ken Kurage; The Tree Men
Reprints:

[The Chemical Robbery] (Table of Contents)

Wasp / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Art Pinajian [as Jay Fletcher]
Pencils:
Art Pinajian [as Jay Fletcher]
Inks:
Art Pinajian [as Jay Fletcher]
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
The Wasp [Burton Slade]; The Professor (villain); Bill Barnes
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. [Two Birds With One Bullet]
    Daniel Boone
  3. 2. [Highway of Ice]
    Claw
  4. 3. How To Make a Tom-Tom
    Indian Lore
  5. 4. In the Clutches of Ting Ling
    Captain Fearless
  6. 5. [The Burglar and the Geni]
    Red Reeves
  7. 6. [Jungle Spaceship]
    Lance Hale
  8. 7. [The Kidnapped Debutante]
    Calling Duke Kelly
  9. 8. [Noman Needs Women]
    Mister Midnite
  10. 9. Forest Fire
  11. 10. Man-Mad Earthquakes
    Factograms
  12. 11. [The Tree Men of Uranus]
    Solar Patrol
  13. 12. [The Chemical Robbery]
    Wasp
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Ray Bottorff Jr
  • Henry Andrews
  • Lou Mougin
  • Bob Hughes
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • Chris Launder