(May 1940)

Quality Comics, 1939 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
?
Editing:
Ed Cronin
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding:
Saddle-Stitched
Publishing Format:
Was On-Going Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Bozo the Robot and Hugh Hazzard / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
George Brenner ?
Inks:
George Brenner ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Bozo; Hugh Hazzard; Black X; Wings Wendall; Invisible Hood; Chic Carter

[Mission To Finland] (Table of Contents)

Espionage Starring Black X / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
Will Eisner
Pencils:
Will Eisner
Inks:
Will Eisner
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
spy
Characters:
Black X; Batu; Russians (villains), Axel (Intro, Dies); Carrel (intro, Dies), Tommy Carrel (reads Black X's adventures in SMASH COMICS!)
Synopsis:
Russia invades Finland and Black X comes to the rescue of the son of the US Commissioner of Finnish Aid who has been kidnapped by the Russians.
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[The Jersey Bank Job] (Table of Contents)

Chic Carter / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Vernon Henkel
Pencils:
Vernon Henkel
Inks:
Vernon Henkel
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
Chic Carter; Betty Darrah; Lefty Fenton (villain, intro)
Synopsis:
When a rival reporter reveals a key witness's name, Chic has to protect her from murder.

[The Ball Game of Death] (Table of Contents)

Clip Chance at Cliffside / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
George Brenner
Pencils:
George Brenner
Inks:
George Brenner
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Clip Chance; Spud; Slug; Dutch

The Episode of the Uninvited Wedding Guest (Table of Contents)

Philpot Veep / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
Philpot Veep; Waldo

Tom Manning Mysteriously Disappears (Table of Contents)

Flash Fulton / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Paul Gustavson (signed)
Pencils:
Paul Gustavson (signed)
Inks:
Paul Gustavson (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Flash Fulton; Andy; Tom Manning (intro); The Big Shot (Intro, villain)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Kidding the Kids / filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Arthur Beeman (signed)
Pencils:
Arthur Beeman (signed)
Inks:
Arthur Beeman (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

[The Pact Papers Robbery] (Table of Contents)

Hugh Hazzard featuring Bozo the Robot / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
George Brenner [as Wayne Reid] (signed)
Pencils:
George Brenner [as Wayne Reid] (signed)
Inks:
George Brenner [as Wayne Reid] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Hugh Hazzard; Bozo the Robot; Herr Getzer (villain); Darmanian spy ring (villains)
Synopsis:
Hazzard adds yet another weapon to his arsenal embodied within Bozo: the Super-Sepericonoscope, which can receive audio and video from far distances......a weapon responsibile for helping Hugh deal with the Darmanian spy ring.

[The Night After New Years] (Table of Contents)

Archie O'Toole / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
George Tuska ? [as Bud Thomas]
Pencils:
George Tuska ? [as Bud Thomas]
Inks:
George Tuska ? [as Bud Thomas]
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; children
Characters:
Archie O'Toole; Herman; Verman; Beulah; Mazie; Queen Defrosta

The Bat Mystery (Table of Contents)

Captain Cook of Scotland Yard / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Stanley Aschmeier
Inks:
Stanley Aschmeier
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
Craig Cook; The Chief; The Bat (Intro; Villain)

[Rousting the Renegades] (Table of Contents)

Abdul the Arab / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Vernon Henkel
Pencils:
Vernon Henkel
Inks:
Vernon Henkel
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Captain Riggs; Abdul; Hassan; Akmid; Kavar

Leo "Lippy" Durocher (Table of Contents)

Sportraits / filler / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
sports

[Treasure of the Sargasso] (Table of Contents)

Invisible Justice / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Art Pinajian [as Art Gordon]
Pencils:
Art Pinajian [as Art Gordon]
Inks:
Art Pinajian
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Kent Thurston; Prof. Clark; Sanchez (Intro, villain)
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The Sea Bat (Table of Contents)

Jimmy Christian / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert M. Hyatt
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Jimmy Christian

Carl Strauss (Table of Contents)

Interesting People / filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Stookie Allen
Pencils:
Stookie Allen
Inks:
Stookie Allen
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction

Double Or Nothing (Table of Contents)

John Law, Scientective / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Harry Francis Campbell (signed)
Pencils:
Harry Francis Campbell (signed)
Inks:
Harry Francis Campbell
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
John Law; June Carter; Roger Gates; The Avenger; James Rowan

[Ting Ling's Circus Gorilla Man] (Table of Contents)

Wun Cloo / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Gill Fox
Pencils:
Gill Fox
Inks:
Gill Fox
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; detective-mystery
Characters:
Wun Cloo

[The Secret South American Air Base] (Table of Contents)

Wings Wendall / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Vernon Henkel (signed)
Pencils:
Vernon Henkel (signed)
Inks:
Vernon Henkel
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
aviation
Characters:
Wings Wendall; Nazis
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Bozo the Robot and Hugh Hazzard
  2. 1. [Mission To Finland]
    Espionage Starring Black X
  3. 2. [The Jersey Bank Job]
    Chic Carter
  4. 3. [The Ball Game of Death]
    Clip Chance at Cliffside
  5. 4. The Episode of the Uninvited Wedding Guest
    Philpot Veep
  6. 5. Tom Manning Mysteriously Disappears
    Flash Fulton
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Kidding the Kids
  8. 7. [The Pact Papers Robbery]
    Hugh Hazzard featuring Bozo the Robot
  9. 8. [The Night After New Years]
    Archie O'Toole
  10. 9. The Bat Mystery
    Captain Cook of Scotland Yard
  11. 10. [Rousting the Renegades]
    Abdul the Arab
  12. 11. Leo "Lippy" Durocher
    Sportraits
  13. 12. [Treasure of the Sargasso]
    Invisible Justice
  14. 13. The Sea Bat
    Jimmy Christian
  15. 14. Carl Strauss
    Interesting People
  16. 15. Double Or Nothing
    John Law, Scientective
  17. 16. [Ting Ling's Circus Gorilla Man]
    Wun Cloo
  18. 17. [The Secret South American Air Base]
    Wings Wendall
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Craig Delich
  • Lou Mougin
  • Bob Hughes
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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