(1999)

Avalon Communications, 1999 Series
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Price:
2.95 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Avalon Communications
Brand:
ACG - America's Comic Group
Editing:
?
Color:
Colour cover; Black and White interior
Dimensions:
Standard Modern Age U. S.
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Limited Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Dick Tracy / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
Dick Tracy
Keywords:
wrist radio

From the Creator of "The Crow" (Table of Contents)

J. O'Barr's Original Sins / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
James O'Barr
Inks:
James O'Barr
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover. Promo for J. O'Barr's Original Sins comic.

Chapter 1: A New Cop in Town (Table of Contents)

Dick Tracy / comic story / 19 pages (report information)

Script:
Chester Gould
Pencils:
Chester Gould
Inks:
Chester Gould
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
Dick Tracy; Sam Catchem (intro); Pat Patton; Sleet (villain)
Synopsis:
Sam Catchem comes to town from Boston to join the force. He encounters a woman (Sleet) on whom he has evidence from a crime in Boston that he didn't report. He blackmails her to help the police find men from Big Frost's gang.
Reprints:
  • from Dick Tracy daily and Sunday (Chicago Tribune) 1948.12.27-1949-01.15
Keywords:
blackmail; closed circuit television; wrist radio

Who Knows What Evil Lurks in the Heart of Men? (Table of Contents)

The Shadow / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
The Shadow (cameo)

Indexer Notes

Promo for Pulp Action #1 featuring the Shadow, "starting in November!" Comes between pages 10 and 11 of the Dick Tracy story.

Witness the Crime and Take the Time (Table of Contents)

Dick Tracy / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?; Chester Gould
Pencils:
Chester Gould
Inks:
Chester Gould
Letters:
?; typeset

Characters:
Sleet

Indexer Notes

Promo for next issue's Dick Tracy story. Reprints panel from Dick Tracy strip of 1949.01.16.

Attention! Vietnam-Action-Joe Kubert! (Table of Contents)

Tales of the Green Berets / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Joe Kubert
Inks:
Joe Kubert
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Promo for Tales of the Green Berets comic "coming in December!"

The Enemy Above (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Warren Sattler
Inks:
Warren Sattler
Letters:
?
Job Number:
D-4046

Genre:
war
Synopsis:
Germans and Americans have to stay silent to prevent an avalanche from burying a village in the French Alps.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Alps; Americans; avalanche; France; Germans; World War II

The Return of an Epic! (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Timothy Truman
Inks:
Timothy Truman
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Promo for Timothy Truman's Wilderness comic.

[From the team that brought you...] (Table of Contents)

Devil's Brigade / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
?

Indexer Notes

Promo for Devil's Brigade comic. All lettering, no illustration.

The Jack Kirby Collector #20 (Table of Contents)

TwoMorrows / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Silver Surfer (cameo)

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover. Ad for The Jack Kirby Collector #20 and Comic Book Artist #1. Also mail-in coupon to order back issues of The Jack Kirby Collector #13-19.

["If you're interested in the art of the comic book"] (Table of Contents)

Joe Kubert's World of Cartooning / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Joe Kubert ?
Inks:
Joe Kubert ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Joe Kubert (caricature)

Indexer Notes

Back cover. Ad for Joe Kubert's World of Cartooning art course.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Dick Tracy
  2. 1. From the Creator of "The Crow"
    J. O'Barr's Original Sins
  3. 2. Chapter 1: A New Cop in Town
    Dick Tracy
  4. 3. Who Knows What Evil Lurks in the Heart of Men?
    The Shadow
  5. 4. Witness the Crime and Take the Time
    Dick Tracy
  6. 5. Attention! Vietnam-Action-Joe Kubert!
    Tales of the Green Berets
  7. 6. The Enemy Above
  8. 7. The Return of an Epic!
    Wilderness
  9. 8. [From the team that brought you...]
    Devil's Brigade
  10. 9. The Jack Kirby Collector #20
    TwoMorrows
  11. 10. ["If you're interested in the art of the comic book"]
    Joe Kubert's World of Cartooning
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