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(May 1940)

Columbia, 1940 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
?
On-sale date:
1940-03-27
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Columbia Comic Corporation
Editing:
Vincent Sullivan
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding:
Saddle-Stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

On sale date from the publication date, volume number found in the Catalog of Copyright Entries, Part 2, Periodicals, New Series, Volume 35, 1940, Number 2. Second class permit. Copyright number 453359.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Skyman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Ogden Whitney
Inks:
Ogden Whitney
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

The Red Signet (Table of Contents)

Skyman / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
Gardner Fox
Pencils:
Ogden Whitney
Inks:
Ogden Whitney
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Reprints:

Joe's Decision (Table of Contents)

Joe Palooka / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Ham Fisher
Pencils:
Ham Fisher
Inks:
Ham Fisher
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ham Fisher

Indexer Notes

Newspaper strip reprints; Inside front cover

Food Shortage (Table of Contents)

The Face / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Mart Bailey
Inks:
Mart Bailey
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Reprints:

[Snow Activity] (Table of Contents)

Dixie Dugan / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
J. P. McEvoy
Pencils:
J. H. Streibel
Inks:
J. H. Streibel
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Indexer Notes

Newspaper strip reprints

The Weasel (Table of Contents)

Tom Kerry District Attorney / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ken Ernst
Inks:
Ken Ernst
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Heroes Are Born (Table of Contents)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Text story with illustration

The Taxi Problem (Table of Contents)

Marvelo Monarch of Magicians / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Fred Guardineer
Inks:
Fred Guardineer
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Reprints:

A Touch of Pacifism (Table of Contents)

The Bungle Family / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
H. J. Tuthill
Pencils:
H. J. Tuthill
Inks:
H. J. Tuthill
Colors:
?
Letters:
H. J. Tuthill

Indexer Notes

Newspaper strip reprints

Cartoon gags (Table of Contents)

Off Side / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jo Metzer
Pencils:
Jo Metzer
Inks:
Jo Metzer
Colors:
?
Letters:
Jo Metzer

[The Murder of Norda Noll] (Table of Contents)

Charlie Chan / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Alfred Andriola
Inks:
Alfred Andriola
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery

Indexer Notes

Newspaper strip reprints

The Cornet (Table of Contents)

Jibby Jones / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

[Bhangi Si's on the Warpath] (Table of Contents)

Rocky Ryan / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ogden Whitney
Inks:
Ogden Whitney
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

The Detonator Ray (Table of Contents)

Spy-Master / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Mart Bailey
Inks:
Mart Bailey
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Mirror Image (Table of Contents)

Mortimer the Monk / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Fred Schwab
Pencils:
Fred Schwab
Inks:
Fred Schwab
Colors:
?
Letters:
Fred Schwab
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Skyman
  2. 1. The Red Signet
    Skyman
  3. 2. Joe's Decision
    Joe Palooka
  4. 3. Food Shortage
    The Face
  5. 4. [Snow Activity]
    Dixie Dugan
  6. 5. The Weasel
    Tom Kerry District Attorney
  7. 6. Heroes Are Born
  8. 7. The Taxi Problem
    Marvelo Monarch of Magicians
  9. 8. A Touch of Pacifism
    The Bungle Family
  10. 9. Cartoon gags
    Off Side
  11. 10. [The Murder of Norda Noll]
    Charlie Chan
  12. 11. The Cornet
    Jibby Jones
  13. 12. [Bhangi Si's on the Warpath]
    Rocky Ryan
  14. 13. The Detonator Ray
    Spy-Master
  15. 14. Mirror Image
    Mortimer the Monk
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