(November 1940)

Ace Magazines, 1940 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1940-09-18
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Periodical House, Inc.
Brand
An Ace Magazine
Editing
Robert Turner (uncredited)
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock
newsprint
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

Robert Turner claims to have edited this issue and to have written the majority of the stories.
No editor credited; previous indexer thought A. A. Wynn edited this issue.

The on-sale date is from the publication date recorded in the Catalog of Copyright Entries, Part 2, Periodicals, 1940, New Series, Vol. 35, No. 4.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Magno / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Harry Lucey [as H. L.] (signed)
Inks
Harry Lucey [as H. L.] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
As Davey strained against the idol's death clutch, Magno smashed the mad killers
Genre
superhero
Characters
Magno; Davey Landis; Capt. Gallant (inset); Black Spider (inset)

Lastest Weapons of Science in the Battle Against Crime (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; crime

Indexer Notes

On inside front cover.

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

Magno the Magnetic Man / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Harry Lucey
Inks
Harry Lucey
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I wish you hadn't tagged along, Davey.
Genre
superhero
Characters
Magno; Davey [Davey Landis](Magno's aide, introduction, origin, appears in all stories hereafter); Carole Landis (Davey's sister, introduction)

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

Sky Smith / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ed Smalle
Inks
Ed Smalle
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Sky Smith, flying adventurer, has been called to the wilds of Alaska...

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4)

Vulcan / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
George Appel?
Inks
George Appel?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
This forest fire is spreading.
Characters
Vulcan

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

Black Spider / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Will Rowland
Inks
Will Rowland
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Lawyer John Garrick, friend of D. A. Ralph Nelson...

The Mustang Men (Table of Contents: 6)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Cliff Howe
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

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

Q-13 / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Matching wits with spies, anarchists, and killers...

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

Captain Gallant / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Captain Gallant, in special diving equipment...
Characters
Captain Gallant (not a super-hero; Intro)

The Claw Returns! (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

The Claw / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Worm Turns (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

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

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["As Davey strained against the idol's death clutch, Magno smashed the mad killers"]
    Magno
  2. 1. Lastest Weapons of Science in the Battle Against Crime
  3. 2. ["I wish you hadn't tagged along, Davey."]
    Magno the Magnetic Man
  4. 3. ["Sky Smith, flying adventurer, has been called to the wilds of Alaska..."]
    Sky Smith
  5. 4. ["This forest fire is spreading."]
    Vulcan
  6. 5. ["Lawyer John Garrick, friend of D. A. Ralph Nelson..."]
    Black Spider
  7. 6. The Mustang Men
  8. 7. ["Matching wits with spies, anarchists, and killers..."]
    Q-13
  9. 8. ["Captain Gallant, in special diving equipment..."]
    Captain Gallant
  10. 9. The Claw Returns!
    The Claw
  11. 10. The Worm Turns
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Merlin Haas
  • Craig Delich
  • Len Wolinsky
  • Del Gruber
  • Michael Hoskin
  • Edgar Loftin
  • Peter Croome
  • Jochen G.
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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  • Jim Walls
  • Donald Dale Milne