(October 1940)

Centaur, 1940 Series
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
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Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Centaur Publications, Inc.
Brand
?
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Masked Marvel / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Sam Gilman (signed as Gilman)
Inks
Sam Gilman (signed as Gilman)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1)

Masked Marvel / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jack Alderman (signed)
Inks
Jack Alderman (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
In his constant battle against crime...
Genre
superhero

Indexer Notes

Signed on the final page.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2)

Masked Marvel / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ben Thompson (credited)
Inks
Ben Thompson (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
A gang of stamp counterfeiters has been flooding the market...
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3)

Masked Marvel / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ben Thompson (signed)
Inks
Ben Thompson (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Down in the big oil fields of Texas...
Genre
superhero
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Writer previously credited as Ben Thompson, but there is no evidence to show that he authored any of his published work (see the Who's Who).

Fair Fight Macauley (Table of Contents: 4)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Dan Dooley (credited)
Pencils
? [as G. A. F.] (signed) (2 spot illustrations)
Inks
? [as G. A. F.] (signed) (2 spot illustrations)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Characters
Sergeant Macauley of the International Police of Shanghai; Li Sun (villain)
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5)

"Rip" Sawyer / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Sam Gilman (signed)
Inks
Sam Gilman (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Howdy stranger!

The Vampire (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Tarpé Mills ?
Pencils
Tarpé Mills (credited)
Inks
Tarpé Mills (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7)

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

Script
Paul Gustavson (credited)
Pencils
Paul Gustavson (credited)
Inks
Paul Gustavson (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Paul Gustavson (credited)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Inspector Crane speaking...
Genre
detective-mystery
Characters
Inspector Crane
Reprints

Indexer Notes

All Gustavson credits verified and courtesy of Terry Gustafson, son of Paul Gustavson.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8)

Kardo, the Monster Maker / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
? [as R. L. G.] (signed)
Inks
? [as R. L. G.] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
In the dead of night...

Indexer Notes

The signature may be found on panel three of page seven.

Code of the West (Table of Contents: 9)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
A. L. Petersen (credited)
Inks
A. L. Petersen (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Guy Blane
Reprints

It's Really a Fact! (Table of Contents: 10)

cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
Bob Wood (signed)
Pencils
Bob Wood (signed)
Inks
Bob Wood (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

Four unrelated cartoons

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Masked Marvel
  2. 1. ["In his constant battle against crime..."]
    Masked Marvel
  3. 2. ["A gang of stamp counterfeiters has been flooding the market..."]
    Masked Marvel
  4. 3. ["Down in the big oil fields of Texas..."]
    Masked Marvel
  5. 4. Fair Fight Macauley
  6. 5. ["Howdy stranger!"]
    "Rip" Sawyer
  7. 6. The Vampire
  8. 7. ["Inspector Crane speaking..."]
    Crane of Scotland Yard
  9. 8. ["In the dead of night..."]
    Kardo, the Monster Maker
  10. 9. Code of the West
  11. 10. It's Really a Fact!
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