(March 1940)

Lev Gleason, 1939 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Your Guide Publications, Inc.
Brand:
A Rhoda Publ. YG
Editing:
Lev Gleason
Color:
Full Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding:
Saddle-Stitched
Publishing Format:
Was ongoing

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jack Binder (signed)
Inks:
Jack Binder (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

The Mystery of the Monstrous Fly (Table of Contents)

Silver Streak / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jack Binder
Inks:
Jack Binder
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Silver Streak (Intro; Origin)
Reprints:

Do You Know That Lack of Ice-Boxes Caused the Discovery of America? (Table of Contents)

Did You Know That? / filler / 2 pages (report information)

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

The Texas Terror (Table of Contents)

Bill Wayne / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
? (red tones)
Letters:
?

Characters:
Bill Wayne (Intro)

Indexer Notes

Harry "A" Chesler Syndicate.

School Daze (Table of Contents)

filler / 1 page (report information)

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

[Invasion of the Spirit Men] (Table of Contents)

Lance Hale / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
John Hampton
Inks:
John Hampton
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Spirit Men (Intro)

[Heat Devron] (Table of Contents)

Ace Powers / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Gus Ricca ?
Inks:
Gus Ricca ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
Ace Powers

Indexer Notes

The faces with squinting eyes and rounded jaw and chin are certain signs of Ricca, but the layout with many close ups is unfamiliar. Uncertain about how much he has done besides the faces.

[Sounds From the Past] (Table of Contents)

Dickie Dean / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Cole
Pencils:
Jack Cole
Inks:
Jack Cole
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Dickie Dean, Boy Inventor (Intro)

The Flying Ghost (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Will Harr
Pencils:
? (illustration)
Inks:
? (illustration)
Colors:
? (red tones)
Letters:
Typeset

[Spike Ruff] (Table of Contents)

Detective Snoop / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Gill Fox
Pencils:
Gill Fox
Inks:
Gill Fox
Colors:
? (red tones)
Letters:
?

Characters:
Det. Snoop (Intro)

How Tardiness of News Led to the War of 1812 (Table of Contents)

Mighty Mites / filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
? (red tones)
Letters:
?

[The Radio Controlled Plane] (Table of Contents)

Sgt. Drake / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Characters:
Sgt. Drake (Intro)

[The Magnetic Transmitter] (Table of Contents)

Planet Patrol / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Simon
Pencils:
Joe Simon
Inks:
Joe Simon
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Captain Ken Keen; Nirma; Aavon
Synopsis:
Keen is about to return Nirma to Mars when a space call sends him to Mercury to investigate why all solar compasses are out of order.

Indexer Notes

Sequence updated by Doc Mars via the GCD Error Tracker. Michael T. Gilbert questions the Simon art credits for this story.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. The Mystery of the Monstrous Fly
    Silver Streak
  3. 2. Do You Know That Lack of Ice-Boxes Caused the Discovery of America?
    Did You Know That?
  4. 3. The Texas Terror
    Bill Wayne
  5. 4. School Daze
  6. 5. [Invasion of the Spirit Men]
    Lance Hale
  7. 6. [Heat Devron]
    Ace Powers
  8. 7. [Sounds From the Past]
    Dickie Dean
  9. 8. The Flying Ghost
  10. 9. [Spike Ruff]
    Detective Snoop
  11. 10. How Tardiness of News Led to the War of 1812
    Mighty Mites
  12. 11. [The Radio Controlled Plane]
    Sgt. Drake
  13. 12. [The Magnetic Transmitter]
    Planet Patrol
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