(September 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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Human Torch / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Syd Shores
Inks:
Syd Shores
Colors:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Human Torch [Jim Hammond]; Sun Girl [Mary Mitchell]
Reprints:

Double Cross In Death (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Bill Woolfolk
Pencils:
Syd Shores
Inks:
Vince Alascia
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Huiman Torch [Jim Hammond]; Sun Girl [Mary Mitchell]
Synopsis:
A man sent to jail for murder on the testimony of a gangster escapes and hunts the gangster down. The gangster's boss decides that both of them ought to be eliminated, and shoots the hood, but Torch and Sun Girl save the fall guy. The hood lives long enough to confess the frameup to Torch and the man is cleared of the murder rap.

Indexer Notes

Writer credit from Woolfolk's paybook and Martin O'Hearn.

The Burning of Rome (Table of Contents)

Human Torch / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Human Torch [Jim Hammond]; Nero
Synopsis:
The Human Torch tells about Nero's burning of Rome.

Indexer Notes

Subtitled "Facts on Fire".

The Roulette of Destiny (Table of Contents)

Sub-Mariner / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Mike Sekowsky
Inks:
Ken Bald
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Sub-Mariner [Prince Namor]; Namora; Spade Brown (villain, introduction)

The Bigger They Are (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Jazz Murders (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Human Torch [Jim Hammond]; Sun Girl [Mary Mitchell]
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Human Torch
  2. 1. Double Cross In Death
    Human Torch
  3. 2. The Burning of Rome
    Human Torch
  4. 3. The Roulette of Destiny
    Sub-Mariner
  5. 4. The Bigger They Are
  6. 5. Jazz Murders
    Human Torch
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