(May 1948)

Marvel, 1940 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
?
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Cornell Publishing Corp.
Editing:
Stan Lee
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US; then standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

The Hyena Strikes (Table of Contents)

Human Torch / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Syd Shores
Inks:
Syd Shores
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
V: The Hyena (I; next app. in INVADERS ANNUAL #1)

Gay Nineties Gamble (Table of Contents)

Human Torch / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Woolfolk
Pencils:
Mike Sekowsky
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Synopsis:
After a robbery puts the owner of the Gay Musique club in bad straits, Torch and Toro discover that it was a competitor attempting to make the new club a failure and apprehend him.

Indexer Notes

Inks credits originally given to Mike Sekowsky in error (per Tony Isabella, March 30, 2006)
Woolfolk credit from Martin O'Hearn at http://martinohearn.blogspot.com/

The Beast of the Bowery Barge (Table of Contents)

Sub-Mariner / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Everett
Pencils:
Bill Everett
Inks:
Bill Everett
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
GS: Namora; V: Bowery Bennie (I)

Call the Doctor (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

The Hyena Strikes! (Table of Contents)

Human Torch / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Woolfolk
Pencils:
Alex Schomburg?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
Superhero
Characters:
Human Torch; Toro; Hyena (Intro); Lorraine Miller (owner, Miller Trucking); Mr. Lennox (manager)
Synopsis:
A criminal called The Hyena is causing truck crashes, the latest of which resulted in the driver being killed. Although Lennox, the manager, advises Lorraine Miller, the company owner, to sell out, she's determined not to, and accepts help from The Torch and Toro. Following another crash, they capture 2 of the hijackers, and Lorraine figures someone inside the company tipped them to the truck's secret route. The Torch and Toro barely manage to save her life and capture the villains. After, The Torch says of Lorraine, "She's got everything it takes-- plus!"
Reprints: show reprint note before migration

Indexer Notes

Inks credits originally given to Mike Sekowsky in error (per Tony Isabella, March 30, 2006). The Hyena's next appearance is in The Invaders Annual #1 (1977).
Woolfolk's credit from Martin O'Hearn, per http://martinohearn.blogspot.com/ .

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Hyena Strikes
    Human Torch
  2. 1. Gay Nineties Gamble
    Human Torch
  3. 2. The Beast of the Bowery Barge
    Sub-Mariner
  4. 3. Call the Doctor
  5. 4. The Hyena Strikes!
    Human Torch
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Henry Andrews
  • Lou Mougin
  • Bill Borre
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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  • Lou Mougin
  • Tony R. Rose