(December 1948)

Marvel, 1948 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Current Detective Stories, Inc.
Editing:
Stan Lee
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age, then Silver Age US
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Venus / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Ken Bald ?
Inks:
Ken Bald ?
Colors:
?

Genre:
superhero; fantasy; romance
Characters:
Venus
Reprints:

The Handsomest Man In the World! (Table of Contents)

Venus / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ken Bald ?
Inks:
George Klein ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
3951

Genre:
superhero; fantasy; romance
Characters:
Venus; Whitney Hammond; Della Mason; Rodney Radiant; Connie Lane; Narcissus (flashback)
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Art credits from Dr. Michael J. Vassallo, via the GCD Error List (21 December 2004).
The original indexer credited pencils to Ken Bald and inks to Jim Mooney.

Money Mad (Table of Contents)

Hedy Devine / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
3360

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Hedy De Vine; Gabby Dunn
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Dr. Michael Vassallo challenges the original indexer's crediting of the art to Ken Bald.

The Make-Up (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee ?
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
3133

Genre:
humor
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Script credit from Dr. Michael Vassallo, via the GCD Errors list.
Job number and reprint information from the Atlas Tales website.

A Special Feature by Venus (Table of Contents)

Venus / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Don Rico ?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
3896

Genre:
superhero; fantasy; romance
Characters:
Venus; Mercury; Neptune; Echo (introduction); Cadmus (introduction)
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Pencil credits from Dr. Michael Vassallo, via the GCD Errors list (21 December 2004), who challenges the original indexer's crediting of the art to Ken Bald.

The Day the Sun Stood Still! (Table of Contents)

Venus / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ken Bald ?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
3964

Genre:
superhero; fantasy; romance
Characters:
Venus; Whitney Hammond; Della Mason; Apollo
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Dr. Michael Vassallo, via the GCD Errors List (21 December 2004), challenges the original indexer's crediting of Inks: Mike Sekowsky ?

A Letter to Our Readers and Their Parents! (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
Pro-comics editorial. Information on this sequence from the Arlas Tales website.
Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Venus
  2. 1. The Handsomest Man In the World!
    Venus
  3. 2. Money Mad
    Hedy Devine
  4. 3. The Make-Up
  5. 4. A Special Feature by Venus
    Venus
  6. 5. The Day the Sun Stood Still!
    Venus
  7. 6. A Letter to Our Readers and Their Parents!
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  • Dwayne Best
  • Steve Dasinger
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