(April 1948)

Quality Comics, 1939 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Comic Favorites, Inc.
Brand:
Quality Comic Group
Editing:
Jesse C. Rogers, Jr.
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was on-going series

Issue Notes

Statement of Ownership- Sept, 1947
Published monthly at Buffalo, NY
Editor Ann Meredith 25 West 45th St NY, NY
Publisher Evertt M. Arnold, Lucas Point, Greenwich, CT
Comic Favorites Inc 578 Summer St, Stamford, CT
Owners: Everett M. Arnold, Claire C. Arnold, Henry P. Martin Jr


The Hag (Table of Contents)

Doll Man / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Dan Zolnerowich
Inks:
Dan Zolnerowich ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Doll Man [Darrel Dane]

The Hag (Table of Contents)

Doll Man / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Woolfolk
Pencils:
Dan Zolnerowich
Inks:
Dan Zolnerowich ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Doll Man [Darrel Dane]; Professor Roberts; Martha Roberts; The Hag [Patricia Wentworth] (villain, introduction); Gunner Goran (villain, introduction, death); Killer Yates (villain, introduction, death)
Synopsis:
Gunner Goran and Killer Yates are having a gang war, and the Hag, who is terrorizing her own munitions plant, is selling them the guns they need to continue.

Indexer Notes

Art is not by Al Bryant as he left comics in 1947 (per the Who's Who). Woolfolk credit by Martin O'Hearn.

["A tough audience in this town"] (Table of Contents)

Big Top / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Bernard Dibble
Pencils:
Bernard Dibble
Inks:
Bernard Dibble
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

[Forest Fire Brigade Training] (Table of Contents)

Blimpy / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

Death By Treachery (Table of Contents)

Swing Sisson / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ernie Hart ?
Inks:
Ernie Hart ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
Swing Sisson; Andy Brent (first appearance; villain); Gus Geezik (first appearance; villain)

["and I start working right away in the window display department of Gimacy's Big Store"] (Table of Contents)

Lala Palooza / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Bernard Dibble
Pencils:
Bernard Dibble
Inks:
Bernard Dibble
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

[The Floating Diamond of Demeres: Part 2] (Table of Contents)

Rusty Ryan / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Paul Gustavson
Pencils:
Paul Gustavson
Inks:
Paul Gustavson
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Rusty Ryan; Patty Dexter; Mike; Wan Sin (first appearance); Zwelk (first appearance); Kransky (villain)

[Trigger-Mad Mike and the Wildcat Well] (Table of Contents)

Roscoe / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Roscoe; Trigger-Mad Mike (first appearance; villain)

Blind Reckoning (Table of Contents)

Doll Man / text story / 1.75 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Doll Man [Darrel Dane]

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

statement of ownership / 0.25 page (report information)

Script:
Everett M. Arnold
Letters:
typeset

Puzzle Land (Table of Contents)

Perky / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Gill Fox
Pencils:
Gill Fox
Inks:
Gill Fox
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Perky; Mr. Jigsaw (first appearance)

[Inspector Insomnia] (Table of Contents)

Officer Shenanigan / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Michael Senich
Inks:
Michael Senich
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Officer Shenanigan
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Hag
    Doll Man
  2. 1. The Hag
    Doll Man
  3. 2. ["A tough audience in this town"]
    Big Top
  4. 3. [Forest Fire Brigade Training]
    Blimpy
  5. 4. Death By Treachery
    Swing Sisson
  6. 5. ["and I start working right away in the window display department of Gimacy's Big Store"]
    Lala Palooza
  7. 6. [The Floating Diamond of Demeres: Part 2]
    Rusty Ryan
  8. 7. [Trigger-Mad Mike and the Wildcat Well]
    Roscoe
  9. 8. Blind Reckoning
    Doll Man
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
  11. 10. Puzzle Land
    Perky
  12. 11. [Inspector Insomnia]
    Officer Shenanigan
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