(June 1940)

Worth Carnahan, 1940 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Bilbara Publishing Co., Inc.
Editing:
?
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

Additional story sequences and correct sequence order by Gary Watson.

Parts of this issue are reprinted:

[untitled] (Table of Contents)

Tornado Tom / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
H.L. Parkhurst
Inks:
H.L. Parkhurst
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover is a house ad for Movie Life magazine.

["Tom Kenny, an honest hard working young farm hand is caught up by a cyclone..."] (Table of Contents)

Tornado Tom / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Characters:
Tornado Tom (introduction and origin)
Reprints:

...Meet an Ornithorhynchus (Table of Contents)

Didja Ever / filler / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction

["High above the din of the metropolis in his pent-house studio..."] (Table of Contents)

Mister Q / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Charles Quinlin [as Carl Quinn]
Inks:
Charles Quinlin [as Carl Quinn]
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
Mr. Q (introduction)

["Koroo is a most unusual lion for instead of being tawny in color..."] (Table of Contents)

Koroo the Black Lion / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

["Unique in the annals of maintaining law and order is a body of men..."] (Table of Contents)

Sgt. "Buzz" Sawyer / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Chas. M. Quinlan
Inks:
Chas. M. Quinlan
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

The Battle of the Milk Cans (Table of Contents)

Ted Cameron / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Max Neill
Inks:
Max Neill
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

["It looks hopeless for my son, doesn't it, John?] (Table of Contents)

King Anthony / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

A Visitor from Space (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Text story with illustrations.

["Guy Newton - a brilliant young scientist, has discovered the amazing secret of mastering- the powerful forces of static electricity in the human body!"] (Table of Contents)

Volton the Human Generator / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Charles M. Quinlan
Inks:
Charles M. Quinlan
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Volton [Guy Newton] (introduction)

What Use Are Stamps? (Table of Contents)

How to Collect Stamps / filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
? [as Phil Ately]
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction

[Sir Miles of Lorraine, a young prince who has been robbed of his duchy by his uncle Sir Baldric..."] (Table of Contents)

The Red Knight of the First Crusade / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
C. Winter
Inks:
C. Winter
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

How to Choose a Dog (Table of Contents)

Your Own Page of Pets / filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
E.
Inks:
E.
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Indexer Notes

Art credit is a boxed "E." on it's side.

["The enemy fleet has been reported operating in the South Atlantic waters..."] (Table of Contents)

Nick Nelson of the Navy / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
C. Winter
Inks:
C. Winter
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Indexer Notes

Credit given as "by former Lieut U. S. Navy C. Winter."

["It is the year of 1940 - the world is a seething cauldron of hate and unrest..."] (Table of Contents)

Kingdom of the Moon / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Charles M. Quinlan?
Inks:
Charles M. Quinlan?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Indexer Notes

Looks like Quinlan art but no credit given.

Pirate Gold (Table of Contents)

filler / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
E.
Inks:
E.
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Indexer Notes

Art credit is a boxed "E" on it's side.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Promo for $50 in cash for writing in about which features you liked in the book.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover is an ad for a Daisy "Red Ryder" BB Gun.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Back cover is an ad for a Remington Type Writer.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [untitled]
    Tornado Tom
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
  3. 2. ["Tom Kenny, an honest hard working young farm hand is caught up by a cyclone..."]
    Tornado Tom
  4. 3. ...Meet an Ornithorhynchus
    Didja Ever
  5. 4. ["High above the din of the metropolis in his pent-house studio..."]
    Mister Q
  6. 5. ["Koroo is a most unusual lion for instead of being tawny in color..."]
    Koroo the Black Lion
  7. 6. ["Unique in the annals of maintaining law and order is a body of men..."]
    Sgt. "Buzz" Sawyer
  8. 7. The Battle of the Milk Cans
    Ted Cameron
  9. 8. ["It looks hopeless for my son, doesn't it, John?]
    King Anthony
  10. 9. A Visitor from Space
  11. 10. ["Guy Newton - a brilliant young scientist, has discovered the amazing secret of mastering- the powerful forces of static electricity in the human body!"]
    Volton the Human Generator
  12. 11. What Use Are Stamps?
    How to Collect Stamps
  13. 12. [Sir Miles of Lorraine, a young prince who has been robbed of his duchy by his uncle Sir Baldric..."]
    The Red Knight of the First Crusade
  14. 13. How to Choose a Dog
    Your Own Page of Pets
  15. 14. ["The enemy fleet has been reported operating in the South Atlantic waters..."]
    Nick Nelson of the Navy
  16. 15. ["It is the year of 1940 - the world is a seething cauldron of hate and unrest..."]
    Kingdom of the Moon
  17. 16. Pirate Gold
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
  19. 18. [no title indexed]
  20. 19. [no title indexed]
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Henry Andrews
  • David Wilt
  • Bob Hughes
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