(1999)

Avalon Communications, 1999 Series
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:
Chester Gould
Inks:
Chester Gould
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
Dick Tracy; Sam Catchem

Indexer Notes

Cover is enlarged panel from the interior story. (Panel is from Sunday strip of January 23, 1949.)

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 2: Sleet Before the Storm (Table of Contents)

Dick Tracy Detective / comic story / 21 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
Dick Tracy; Sam Catchem; Sleet
Synopsis:
Sam trails Sleet to a rendezvous with Big Frost's gunmen, not realizing that Sleet is trying to arrange to have him killed.
Reprints:
  • from Dick Tracy daily and Sunday (Chicago Tribune) 1949.01.15-1949.02.06

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!" Promo is in the middle of the Dick Tracy story.

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.

Sloppy Sam's Secret (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Charles Nicholas [as Nicholas] (signed)
Inks:
Vince Alascia [as Alascia] (signed)
Letters:
?
Job Number:
C-272

Characters:
Mr. Dedd (host)
Reprints:

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!"

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.

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. Promo 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 2: Sleet Before the Storm
    Dick Tracy Detective
  4. 3. Attention! Vietnam-Action-Joe Kubert!
    Tales of the Green Berets
  5. 4. From the team that brought you...
    Devil's Brigade
  6. 5. Sloppy Sam's Secret
  7. 6. Who Knows What Evil Lurks in the Heart of Men?
    The Shadow
  8. 7. The Return of an Epic!
    Wilderness
  9. 8. The Jack Kirby Collector #20
    TwoMorrows
  10. 9. ["If you're interested in the art of the comic book"]
    Joe Kubert's World of Cartooning
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