(March 2013)

Vanguard Productions, 2013 Series
Published in English (United States) United States
 
Price:
24.95 USD
Pages:
212
On-sale date:
2013-03
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Vanguard Publishing
Brand:
Vanguard
ISBN:
978-1-934331-61-3 Search at WorldCat
Barcode:
9781934331613 52495
Editing:
J. David Spurlock (editor and art director); Mark McNabb (design and production)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
8.5" x 11"
Binding:
Trade Paperback
Publishing Format:
Collected Edition

Issue Notes

Complete non-EC 1950s crime and horror comics of Wally Wood.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Wally Wood
Inks:
Wally Wood
Colors:
?
Letters:
?; typeset

Reprints:

Wally Wood's Kooky Spookies (Table of Contents: 1)

illustration / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils:
Wallace Wood
Inks:
Wallace Wood
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

On endpapers.

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

credits, title page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Indicia

Contents (Table of Contents: 3)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (spot illustration)
Inks:
? (spot illustration)
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

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

cover reprint (on interior page) / 0.25 page (report information)

Pencils:
Wally Wood ?
Inks:
Wally Wood ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Dr. Jekyll [Mr. Hyde]
Reprints:

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

cover reprint (on interior page) / 0.25 page (report information)

Pencils:
Wally Wood
Inks:
Wally Wood
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
crime
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6)

cover reprint (on interior page) / 0.25 page (report information)

Pencils:
Wally Wood
Inks:
Wally Wood
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Reprints:

The Chinese Devil-Man (Table of Contents: 7)

Dr. Fu Manchu / cover reprint (on interior page) / 0.25 page (report information)

Pencils:
Wally Wood (signed)[as Woody]
Inks:
Wally Wood (signed)[as Woody]
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Dr. Fu Manchu
Reprints:

Introduction (Table of Contents: 8)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Script:
J. David Spurlock
Letters:
typeset

Devil in Petticoats (Table of Contents: 9)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Manny Stallman; Wallace Wood
Inks:
Manny Stallman; Wallace Wood
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
crime; spy
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Stallman-Wood cooperation on the art, according to contents page in this book.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10)

comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Wally Wood
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Chapter 1: Action in Korea (pp. 7)
Chapter 2: Fight with the Underground (pp. 7)
Chapter 3: Flight from the Gestapo (pp. 8)

Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde (Table of Contents: 11)

comic story / 25 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Louis Stevenson (adapted from); ? (adaptation)
Pencils:
Wally Wood
Inks:
Wally Wood
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Dr. Jekyll [Mr. Hyde]
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Fairly faithful adaptation of the classic horror novel. No credits on story. This reprint starting with pg. 2.

The Repulsive Dwarf (Table of Contents: 12)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Wally Wood
Inks:
Wally Wood
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
An ugly gypsy dwarf falls in love with a beautiful gypsy woman who is kind to him.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

No credits on story.

The Tiger Queen (Table of Contents: 13)

Sabu The Elephant Boy / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Wallace Wood
Inks:
Wallace Wood
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure; jungle
Reprints:

The Slave Princesses (Table of Contents: 14)

Sabu The Elephant Boy / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Wallace Wood
Inks:
Wallace Wood
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure; jungle
Reprints:

Tiger Plague of N'Gessa (Table of Contents: 15)

Frank Buck / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Wally Wood
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Frank Buck
Reprints:

The Shanghai Chicken (Table of Contents: 16)

comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Wallace Wood
Inks:
Wallace Wood
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
crime
Characters:
Johnny Devine; Patsy Marley; Soapy McAlpine; Shanghai Kelley; Hanson; Tommy Chandler; Johnny Nyland; Billy Maitland
Reprints:

"Legs" Diamond (Table of Contents: 17)

Martin Kane, Private Eye / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Wallace Wood
Inks:
Wallace Wood
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
crime
Characters:
Jack "Legs" Diamond; Martin Kane; Eddie Diamond; Nick Rocker; Spike; Lefty; Dawn
Reprints:

The Killing Punch (Table of Contents: 18)

Martin Kane, Private Eye / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Wallace Wood
Inks:
Wallace Wood
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
crime
Characters:
Martin Kane; Pug Dooley; Jimmy Cinch; Moose Harben
Reprints:

John Hamilton - Hard Luck Killer! (Table of Contents: 19)

Martin Kane, Private Eye / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Wallace Wood
Inks:
Wallace Wood
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
crime
Characters:
Martin Kane; John Hamilton; Bat Geiger; Evie; Dr. Murdo
Reprints:

Mask of Dr. Fu Manchu (Table of Contents: 20)

Dr. Fu Manchu / comic story / 25 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Wally Wood
Inks:
Wally Wood
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
adventure
Synopsis:
Sir Denis Nayland Smith tried to defeat Dr. Fu Manchu.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Divided into four parts.

A Noose For News (Table of Contents: 21)

Ray Hale-News Ace / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Ken Battefield (signed)
Pencils:
Wallace Wood
Inks:
Wallace Wood
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
crime
Reprints:

The Thing from the Sea! (Table of Contents: 22)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Wally Wood
Inks:
Wally Wood
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Reprints:

The Case of the Painted Beast (Table of Contents: 23)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Maurice Gutwirth ?
Inks:
Wally Wood?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Art credit per The Wallace Wood Checklist (TwoMorrows, 2003) by Bhob Stewart and Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr. ("Paul Gattuso pencils, inks possibly by Wood").
Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr. revokes his credit for pencils by Gattuso.

Edna Murray, the Kissing Bandit (Table of Contents: 24)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Sid Check
Inks:
Sid Check
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
crime
Characters:
Edna Murray
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Artist ID by Gene Reed - 2/29/2014. Check's name appears on a sign on a teller's window.

Skull of the Sorcerer (Table of Contents: 25)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Al Williamson (signed)
Inks:
Al Williamson (signed); Wally Wood; Frank Frazetta; Joe Orlando
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ed Hamilton

Characters:
Davey Knox; Robert Knox; Frank; Mike; Wally; Dalai Rama of Karak
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Al Williamson lists the inkers to this story in James Van Hise's The Art of Al Williamson (San Diego: Blue Dolphin, 1983)

It Roams These Hills (Table of Contents: 26)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Wallace Wood
Inks:
Wallace Wood
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Reprints:

The Creatures in the Volcano (Table of Contents: 27)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Kirby ?
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Wally Wood
Colors:
Stan Goldberg
Letters:
Artie Simek
Job Number:
T-153

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Tubuai; Mauiki
Synopsis:
A chief of a Pacific island tribe finds aliens in a volcano preparing to conquer Earth. He thinks his people will not believe him, so he instead agrees to sell the island to the US for nuclear tests, which destroys the aliens.
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 28)

cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Wally Wood ?
Inks:
Wally Wood ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Dr. Jekyll [Mr. Hyde]
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 29)

Moby Dick / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Wally Wood
Inks:
Wally Wood
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 30)

Martin Kane, Private Eye / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Wallace Wood
Inks:
Wallace Wood
Colors:
?

Genre:
crime
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 31)

cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Joe Orlando
Inks:
Wally Wood
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

There is a hidden signature "O+W" between the man's legs.
Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.
Previous indexer suggested Wally Wood for pencils, too.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 32)

cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Wally Wood
Inks:
Joe Orlando
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 33)

cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Wally Wood (signed)
Inks:
Wally Wood (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 34)

cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Wally Wood
Inks:
Wally Wood
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 35)

cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Wally Wood
Inks:
Wally Wood
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 36)

cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Wally Wood
Inks:
Wally Wood
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
crime
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 37)

cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Wally Wood
Inks:
Wally Wood
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
crime
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 38)

cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Wally Wood
Inks:
Wally Wood
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Reprints:

The Chinese Devil-Man (Table of Contents: 39)

Dr. Fu Manchu / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Wally Wood (signed)[as Woody]
Inks:
Wally Wood (signed)[as Woody]
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Dr. Fu Manchu
Reprints:

The Fighting Airborne Division (Table of Contents: 40)

U.S. Paratroops / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Wally Wood ?
Inks:
Wally Wood ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 41)

cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
crime
Reprints:

The Wallace Wood Estate (Table of Contents: 42)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Wallace Wood (spot illustrations)
Inks:
Wallace Wood (spot illustrations)
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Wally Wood's Kooky Spookies (Table of Contents: 43)

illustration / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils:
Wallace Wood
Inks:
Wallace Wood
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

On endpapers.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 44) (Expand) /

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

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. Wally Wood's Kooky Spookies
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
  4. 3. Contents
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
  8. 7. The Chinese Devil-Man
    Dr. Fu Manchu
  9. 8. Introduction
  10. 9. Devil in Petticoats
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
  12. 11. Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde
  13. 12. The Repulsive Dwarf
  14. 13. The Tiger Queen
    Sabu The Elephant Boy
  15. 14. The Slave Princesses
    Sabu The Elephant Boy
  16. 15. Tiger Plague of N'Gessa
    Frank Buck
  17. 16. The Shanghai Chicken
  18. 17. "Legs" Diamond
    Martin Kane, Private Eye
  19. 18. The Killing Punch
    Martin Kane, Private Eye
  20. 19. John Hamilton - Hard Luck Killer!
    Martin Kane, Private Eye
  21. 20. Mask of Dr. Fu Manchu
    Dr. Fu Manchu
  22. 21. A Noose For News
    Ray Hale-News Ace
  23. 22. The Thing from the Sea!
  24. 23. The Case of the Painted Beast
  25. 24. Edna Murray, the Kissing Bandit
  26. 25. Skull of the Sorcerer
  27. 26. It Roams These Hills
  28. 27. The Creatures in the Volcano
  29. 28. [no title indexed]
  30. 29. [no title indexed]
    Moby Dick
  31. 30. [no title indexed]
    Martin Kane, Private Eye
  32. 31. [no title indexed]
  33. 32. [no title indexed]
  34. 33. [no title indexed]
  35. 34. [no title indexed]
  36. 35. [no title indexed]
  37. 36. [no title indexed]
  38. 37. [no title indexed]
  39. 38. [no title indexed]
  40. 39. The Chinese Devil-Man
    Dr. Fu Manchu
  41. 40. The Fighting Airborne Division
    U.S. Paratroops
  42. 41. [no title indexed]
  43. 42. The Wallace Wood Estate
  44. 43. Wally Wood's Kooky Spookies
  45. 44. [no title indexed]
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