(May 1953)

Toby, 1953 Series
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Minoan Publishing Corp.
Brand
A Minoan Magazine
Editing
?
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Golden Age U.S.

The Giant from the Tomb (Table of Contents)

The Purple Claw / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Ben Brown
Inks
David Gantz
Colors
?
Letters
?

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The Giant From the Tomb (Table of Contents: 1)

A Purple Claw Mystery / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ben Brown
Inks
David Gantz
Colors
?
Letters
?

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Death Flower (Table of Contents: 2)

A Purple Claw Mystery / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ben Brown (signed)
Inks
David Gantz (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Purple Claw [Dr. Jonathan Weir]; Sam Barney; "Trigger" Martex; Walter Parker; Marge Parker
Synopsis
The Purple Claw encounters a creepy old man that turns into a huge "Death Flower" at night that lives in the Florida swamps and feasts on human flesh.
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Keywords
Everglades; Florida; quicksand; swamp

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3)

Sparks of Life / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
Chas. Kuhn
Pencils
Chas. Kuhn
Inks
Chas. Kuhn
Colors
?
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?

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Indexer Notes

6 panels: "Favorite Day-Dreams," "Folks We Have Envied," et al.

The Final Horror (Table of Contents: 4)

Purple Claw / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ben Brown
Inks
David Gantz
Colors
?
Letters
?

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Indexer Notes

next app. in Americomics

Just What the Doctor Ordered (Table of Contents: 5)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

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?
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Giant from the Tomb
    The Purple Claw
  2. 1. The Giant From the Tomb
    A Purple Claw Mystery
  3. 2. Death Flower
    A Purple Claw Mystery
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Sparks of Life
  5. 4. The Final Horror
    Purple Claw
  6. 5. Just What the Doctor Ordered
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Lou Mougin
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Mike White
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin