(December 1948)

Quality Comics, 1939 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
Bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
E. M. Arnold
Brand:
Quality Comic Group
Editing:
Nancy Smith
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding:
Saddle-Stitched
Publishing Format:
Was On-Going Series

Big-Hearted Bosco (Table of Contents)

Midnight / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero; adventure
Characters:
Midnight; Gabby; Sniffer Snoop; Doc Wackey; Bosco; Googan

Big-Hearted Bosco (Table of Contents)

Midnight / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Cole
Pencils:
Jack Cole (signed)
Inks:
Jack Cole (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero; adventure
Characters:
Midnight; Doc Wackey; Gabby; Sniffer Snoop; Hotfoot; Big Hearted Bosco; Googan
Synopsis:
Big-Hearted Bosco offers to buy all property within a half mile of Remy Square. Name your price!

["Light Breeze"] (Table of Contents)

Citronella / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Gill Fox
Pencils:
Gill Fox (signed)
Inks:
Gill Fox
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Citronella; Mr. Flick; Awful Rumpus; Mr. Mogul
Synopsis:
Citronella gets her dad a job as a prop man on her new movie.

Bee Culture (Table of Contents)

Archie O'Toole / filler / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Archie O'Toole (king)
Synopsis:
A hobby is reommended for the king's royal helth.

Indexer Notes

The eyes of Archie are like Dibble's other credited stories.

Tsin (Table of Contents)

Black X / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
spy
Characters:
Black X; Batu; Tsin; Mr. Jakarta; Officer Gilhooley
Synopsis:
Mr. Jakarta the new president of Melanesia, receives an ancient carving which he says means he will die within hours.

Indexer Notes

Originally credited "Dan Zolnerowich ?", but the many close ups and crouching figures with an abundance of inklines on the creases in clothing must be Belfi, and it match well his signed work on Durango Kid, and Buck Roper in Black Diamond Comics.

[Blackjack Jordan] (Table of Contents)

Lady Luck / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Klaus Nordling (signed)
Pencils:
Klaus Nordling (signed)
Inks:
Klaus Nordling (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Lady Luck; Peecolo; Helga; Blackjack Jordan
Synopsis:
Gangsters force Peecolo to did in the dump, thinking he's somebody else.
Reprints:
  • from Spirit, The (Register and Tribune Syndicate, 1940 series) #?

For Crying Out Loud (Table of Contents)

Batch Bachelor / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bart Tumey (signed)
Inks:
Bart Tumey (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Batch Batchelor; Bunny Bananas
Synopsis:
Batch tries to make Bunny's movie fantasies come real.

Indexer Notes

Tumey is only credited on art on this feature by Jerry Bails' Who's Who.

The Open Window (Table of Contents)

Midnight / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Dave Clark; Mrs. Bulfinch; Mr. G. Rogers Bulfinch; Mr. Prentiss
Synopsis:
Mr. Bulfinch is a henpecked husband and is pushed out of a window by two realtives.

[Stoolie Pete] (Table of Contents)

Jester / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Jester; Stoolie Pete; McGinty
Synopsis:
Stoolie Pete is kidnapped after he offers to give evidence to save an innocent man.

Indexer Notes

Bent knees and way of walking and running, and also the grinning and staring faces must be Zolne, but the inking is not like in his signed stories in Fight Comics or the Jumbo Comics covers.

["The Forests are full of deadwood!"] (Table of Contents)

Daffy / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Bart Tumey
Pencils:
Bart Tumey
Inks:
Bart Tumey
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; sports
Characters:
Daffy Dill; Deke; Pierre Lamorg; Montrose
Synopsis:
Daffy is in Canada and is kidnapped by an outlaw who wants a housekeeper.
Keywords:
wrestling
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Big-Hearted Bosco
    Midnight
  2. 1. Big-Hearted Bosco
    Midnight
  3. 2. ["Light Breeze"]
    Citronella
  4. 3. Bee Culture
    Archie O'Toole
  5. 4. Tsin
    Black X
  6. 5. [Blackjack Jordan]
    Lady Luck
  7. 6. For Crying Out Loud
    Batch Bachelor
  8. 7. The Open Window
    Midnight
  9. 8. [Stoolie Pete]
    Jester
  10. 9. ["The Forests are full of deadwood!"]
    Daffy
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Steinar Ã…dland
  • Per Sandell
  • Bob Hughes
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Klein
  • Lou Mougin
  • Bob Hughes