([2013])

PS, 2013 Series
Price
19.99 GBP; 29.99 USD
Pages
292
On-sale date
2013
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
PS Artbooks
Brand
PS Artbooks
ISBN
978-1-84863-624-8 Search at WorldCat
Barcode
9781848636248 52999
Editing
Roy Thomas
Color
color
Dimensions
18cm x 26cm
Paper Stock
Glossy
Binding
Trade Paperback
Publishing Format
Collected Edition

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Phantom Lady / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Matt Baker
Inks
Matt Baker
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Phantom Lady [Sandra Knight]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

This cover was reprinted in a very special limited edition large booklet prepared for the London Super Comic Convention for 2013 by PS Artbooks, along with many covers and full comic stories and short comic featurettes from the 1940's and early 1950's.

The Sincerest Form of Flummery (or, Don't Think Twice, It's All Matt...) (Table of Contents: 1)

Phantom lady / foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.
Pencils
Matt Baker; ? (photograph)
Inks
Matt Baker; ? (photograph)
Colors
? (photograph)
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction
Characters
Roy Thomas (photo); Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr (photo); Matt Baker (photo)
Reprints

[index and credits] (Table of Contents: 2)

credits, title page / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction
Characters
Phantom Lady
Synopsis
Index and credits for reprinted stories from Phantom Lady (Fox) #13-17, with small-size covers.

[Phantom Lady (Fox, 1947 series) #13] (Table of Contents: 3)

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

Pencils
Matt Baker
Inks
Matt Baker
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Phantom Lady [Sandra Knight]
Reprints

The Beauty and the Brain! (Table of Contents: 4)

Phantom Lady / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Ruth Roche ? [as Gregory Page] (byline)
Pencils
Matt Baker
Inks
Matt Baker
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Phantom Lady [Sandra Knight; also dressed as Tersa Thorn]; Senator Henry Knight; Don Borden [as Professor Braunch]; Gary Burgess; Professor Guddel (death, robot's inventor); Tersa Thorn (villain); Slim (villain); Trigger (villain); Joe (villain); Sandra Knight [also disguised as Tersa Thorn] (villain, robot)
Synopsis
Tersa Thorn has a robot of Sandra Knight built, and then uses it to frame the real Sandra Knight, in order to get revenge for Senator Knight sending her son to the electric chair.
Reprints
Keywords
Black Ray

[Knights of the Crooked Cross] (Table of Contents: 5)

Phantom Lady / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Ruth Roche ? [as Gregory Page] (byline)
Pencils
Matt Baker (signed)
Inks
Matt Baker (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Phantom Lady [Sandra Knight]; Senator Henry Knight; Gary Burgess (radio director); Professor Harper; Henry; Schatz (villain); the Nazis (villains)
Synopsis
A group of ex-Gestapo men steal the invention of Professor Harper that can put every radio station in the country out of commission, and they request Senator Knight go to a certain address if he is interested in discovering the reason for the radio dimout. But Phantom Lady intercepts the note and investigates herself.
Reprints
Keywords
Black Flash

Indexer Notes

Story title taken from the cover.

[Phantom Lady (Fox, 1947 series) #14] (Table of Contents: 6)

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

Pencils
Matt Baker
Inks
Matt Baker
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Phantom Lady [Sandra Knight]
Reprints

Scoundrels and Scandals (Table of Contents: 7)

Phantom Lady / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Ruth Roche ? [as Gregory Page] (byline)
Pencils
Matt Baker
Inks
Matt Baker
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Phantom Lady [Sandra Knight]; Ted [Don Borden?]; Rougo (flashback, death); Slippery Dukes (villain, pickpocket); Monk (villain); Scrawn (villain)
Synopsis
Sandra's father sends her to a stamp auction to bid on the famed Piedmont Collection of rare Haitian stamps. Although she loses the bidding, the winner has his pocket picked of his cash and Sandra wins by default. When her purse is picked on the way home, Phantom Lady decides to investigate.
Reprints
Keywords
Black Light; Piedmont Collection

Indexer Notes

Ted is Sandra Knight's date and constant companion in this story. Not sure if this was a writer's slip and it was supposed to be Don (Borden). However, the same person is referred to as Don in the next story following.

Condemned Venus! (Table of Contents: 8)

Phantom Lady / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Ruth Roche ? [as Gregory Page] (byline)
Pencils
Matt Baker
Inks
Matt Baker
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Phantom Lady [Sandra Knight]; Don Borden; Kitty Manders; Kitty's husband; Senator Henry Knight; un-named State Governor; Hilda (villain); two un-named thugs (villains)
Synopsis
Sandra picks up an old friend of hers along a street during a rainstorm, noticing that she is acting strangely. Just then, the police show up and arrest Kitty for murder. The Phantom Lady knows that Kitty is innocent and begins an investigation to discover just who is framing her for the crime.
Reprints
Keywords
Black Ray

A Shroud for the Bride! (Table of Contents: 9)

Phantom Lady / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Ruth Roche ? [as Gregory Page] (byline)
Pencils
Matt Baker
Inks
Matt Baker
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Phantom Lady [Sandra Knight]; Rosie Maloon (death); Claire; Irene; Don Bordon; Porky Mead; Brooks (Mead's butler); Flora (villain)
Synopsis
Popular Porky Mead, a real ladies' man, has several women in suspense as to who he will take to the masquerade party. In desperation, however, Porky decides to take a diner waitress named Rosie, who ends up murdered. Phantom Lady must find the killer of Porky Mead's date.
Reprints
Keywords
Black Ray; Wilson's Flapjack Factory

[Phantom Lady (Fox, 1947 series) #15] (Table of Contents: 10)

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

Pencils
Matt Baker
Inks
Matt Baker
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Phantom Lady [Sandra Knight]
Reprints

An Army of Walking Dead! (Table of Contents: 11)

Phantom Lady / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Ruth Roche ? [as Gregory Page] (byline)
Pencils
Matt Baker
Inks
Matt Baker
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Phantom Lady [Sandra Knight]; Don Borden; Senator Henry Knight; Dr. Crime (villain, introduction); Tarno (villain, introduction, a zombie, death)
Synopsis
Doctor Crime ships zombies around the country, getting them ready to use when he attempts to take over the United States.
Reprints

World's Meanest Crook! (Table of Contents: 12)

Phantom Lady / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Ruth Roche ? [as Gregory Page] (byline)
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Phantom Lady [Sandra Knight]; Senator Henry Knight; Don Borden; Mel Dobbs (a veteran); Mary Dobbs (Mel's wife); Foreclose (villain, introduction)
Synopsis
The Phantom Lady looks into a racket that is being run by a crook named Foreclose that sells property to a person, then makes sure the person can't make the first payment and forecloses on them.
Reprints

The Red Rain! (Table of Contents: 13)

Phantom Lady / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Ruth Roche ? [as Gregory Page] (byline)
Pencils
Matt Baker
Inks
Matt Baker
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Phantom Lady [Sandra Knight]; Senator Henry Knight; Don Borden; Honey O'Brien (actress, death); Vulture (villain, introduction, death); Red Rain Gang (villains, introduction for all, all die)
Synopsis
Phantom Lady must stop the Vulture and his minions who are using a red rain to foretell the death of a famous person.
Reprints

[Phantom Lady (Fox, 1947 series) #16] (Table of Contents: 14)

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

Pencils
Matt Baker
Inks
Matt Baker
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
crime; superhero
Characters
Phantom Lady [Sandra Knight] (inset)
Reprints

The Avenging Skulls (Table of Contents: 15)

Phantom Lady / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Ruth Roche ? [as Joe Logan] (signed)
Pencils
Matt Baker
Inks
Matt Baker
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Phantom Lady [Sandra Knight]; Senator Henry Knight; Don Borden; Officer Clancy; Miss Rita Van (villain, introduction); Hype (villain, introduction); Guy the Gyp (villain, introduction, flashback, death); Alma (villain, introduction, flashback, death)
Synopsis
The Phantom Lady stops a criminal who's looking for a treasure he buried 20 years ago.
Reprints

The Monster in the Pool (Table of Contents: 16)

Phantom Lady / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Ruth Roche ? [as Gregory Page] (signed)
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Phantom Lady [Sandra Knight]; Don Borden; Dorcas Phyfe (millionaire playboy, introduction, death); Miss Shanks; Calla Phyfe (villain, introduction, Dorcas' sister); Shorty (villain, introduction))
Synopsis
Phantom Lady answers a newpaper ad from a millionaire playboy and ends up having to stop a female werewolf.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Matt Baker art credits removed, per Roy Thomas, as reflected in his Phantom Lady HC from PS Artbooks. There are two possibilities for the art: one is B. Tirado, who drew the strip in 1948, or Gus Schrotter.

[Phantom Lady (Fox, 1947 series) #17] (Table of Contents: 17)

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

Pencils
Matt Baker
Inks
Matt Baker
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Phantom Lady [Sandra Knight]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

This cover was reprinted in a very special limited edition large booklet prepared for the London Super Comic Convention for 2013 by PS Artbooks, along with many covers and full comic stories and short comic featurettes from the 1940's and early 1950's.

The Soda Mint Killer! (Table of Contents: 18)

Phantom Lady / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Ruth Roche ? [as Gregory Page] (byline)
Pencils
Matt Baker
Inks
Matt Baker
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Phantom Lady [Sandra Knight]; Don Borden; Betty (death); Mints (villain)
Synopsis
When Sandra discovers that a protection racket is bullying a friend of hers, and eventually kills her because she won't pay, the Phantom Lady decides to take them head-on.
Reprints

The Stinging Whip! (Table of Contents: 19)

Phantom Lady / comic story / 9.67 pages (report information)

Script
Ruth Roche ? [as Gregory Page] (byline)
Pencils
Matt Baker; Jack Kamen ?
Inks
Matt Baker; Jack Kamen ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Phantom Lady [Sandra Knight]; Don Borden; Sugar Girl (racehorse); Mickey (Borden's jockey, death); Nosey (villain)
Synopsis
Don calls up Sandra and invites her out to the Grand Fairgrounds Track to introduce her to a new racehorse he has purchased. His jockey is killed, however, when he refuses to throw the race, so Don gets Sandra to ride Sugar Girl instead!
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Matt Baker art credits added per Roy Thomas in his new HC from PS Artbooks. The Kamen credit comes from a 1994/96 AC reprint. The Who's Who lists that reprint credit, but Kamen is not indicated as doing the Phantom Lady for Fox.

[Phantom Lady (Fox, 1947 series) #18] (Table of Contents: 20)

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

Pencils
Matt Baker
Inks
Matt Baker
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Phantom Lady [Sandra Knight]
Reprints

Ghosts, Galleons, and Gold (Table of Contents: 21)

Phantom Lady / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Ruth Roche ? [as Gregory Page] (byline)
Pencils
Matt Baker
Inks
Matt Baker ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Phantom Lady
Reprints

The Fat Connoisseur (Table of Contents: 22)

Phantom Lady / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Ruth Roche ? [as Gregory Page] (byline)
Pencils
Matt Baker
Inks
Matt Baker ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Phantom Lady
Reprints

[Phantom Lady (Fox, 1947 series) #19] (Table of Contents: 23)

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

Pencils
Matt Baker
Inks
Matt Baker
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Phantom Lady
Reprints

Wine, Women, and Sudden Death (Table of Contents: 24)

Phantom Lady / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Ruth Roche ? [as Gregory Page] (byline)
Pencils
Matt Baker
Inks
Matt Baker
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Phantom Lady [Sandra Knight]
Reprints

Case of the Murderous Model! (Table of Contents: 25)

Phantom Lady / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Ruth Roche ? [as Gregory Page] (byline)
Pencils
Matt Baker
Inks
Matt Baker
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Phantom Lady [Sandra Knight]; Don Borden; Antole
Synopsis
The Phantom Lady investigates international spies who seek to destroy the United Nations.
Reprints

[Phantom Lady (Fox, 1947 series) #20] (Table of Contents: 26)

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

Pencils
Matt Baker
Inks
Matt Baker
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Phantom Lady [Sandra Knight]
Reprints

Bullets for Ballots! (Table of Contents: 27)

Phantom Lady / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Ruth Roche ? [as Gregory Page] (byline)
Pencils
Matt Baker
Inks
Matt Baker
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Phantom Lady
Reprints

Ace of Spades! (Table of Contents: 28)

Phantom Lady / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Ruth Roche ? [as Gregory Page] (byline)
Pencils
Matt Baker
Inks
Matt Baker
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Phantom Lady [Sandra Knight]; Ace of Spades; Senator Henry Knight; Don Borden; Senator Tarklers
Synopsis
Sandra and Don accompany Senator Wright to a small town out west to find a missing colleague, and the Phantom Lady has to fight the Ace of Spades, a masked woman gunfighter who is behind the disappearance.
Reprints

[Phantom Lady (Fox, 1947 series) #21] (Table of Contents: 29)

Phantom Lady / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Matt Baker
Inks
Matt Baker
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Phantom Lady [Sandra Knight]
Reprints

The Jack-in-the-Box Murders! (Table of Contents: 30)

Phantom Lady / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Ruth Roche ? [as Gregory Page] (signed)
Pencils
Jack Kamen
Inks
Jack Kamen ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Phantom Lady [Sandra Knight]; Senator Knight; Don Borden (Sandra's fiance); Jack-In-the-Box [Mrs. Wilks] (villain, introduction, death); Bill Ashley (villain?, Mrs. Wilk's brother)
Synopsis
Phantom Lady disguises herself as a new villain called Jack-in-the-Box to smoke out the true villain, who has been killing off congressmen while grooming her brother to be the next U.S. President.
Reprints

Case of the Criminal Chessman (Table of Contents: 31)

Phantom Lady / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Ruth Roche [as Gregory Page] (signed)
Pencils
Matt Baker (pages 1-2); ? (pages 3-10)
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Phantom Lady [Sandra Knight]; Don Borden; Senator Knight; Coral Carlyle (actress, death); The Chessman [Algernon Blackwood] (villain, introduction)
Synopsis
Phantom Lady must stop the Chessman and his gang from robbing the United States Mint and free her father who is being held hostage by the felons.
Reprints

[Phantom Lady (Fox, 1947 series) #22] (Table of Contents: 32)

Phantom Lady / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jack Kamen ?
Inks
?
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Phantom Lady
Reprints

The Case of the Robbing Robot (Table of Contents: 33)

Phantom Lady / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Ruth Roche ? [as Gregory Page]
Pencils
Jack Kamen
Inks
Jack Kamen
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Phantom Lady [Sandra Knight]
Reprints

Olympic Saboteurs (Table of Contents: 34)

Phantom Lady / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Ruth Roche ? [as Gregory Page]
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Phantom Lady [Sandra Knight]
Reprints

[Phantom Lady (Fox, 1947 series) #23] (Table of Contents: 35)

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

Pencils
Jack Kamen
Inks
Jack Kamen
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Phantom Lady [Sandra Knight]
Reprints

The Indian Tiger Murders... (Table of Contents: 36)

Phantom Lady / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Ruth Roche ?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Phantom Lady [Sandra Knight]
Reprints

The Adventure of the Jade Maiden (Table of Contents: 37)

Phantom Lady / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Ruth Roche ?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Phantom Lady [Sandra Knight]; Don Borden (her boyfriend)
Reprints

The Saturnalia of Sin! (Table of Contents: 38)

Phantom Lady / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Ruth Roche ?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Phantom Lady [Sandra Knight]; Don Borden
Reprints
Editing
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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Phantom Lady
  2. 1. The Sincerest Form of Flummery (or, Don't Think Twice, It's All Matt...)
    Phantom lady
  3. 2. [index and credits]
  4. 3. [Phantom Lady (Fox, 1947 series) #13]
    Phantom Lady
  5. 4. The Beauty and the Brain!
    Phantom Lady
  6. 5. [Knights of the Crooked Cross]
    Phantom Lady
  7. 6. [Phantom Lady (Fox, 1947 series) #14]
    Phantom Lady
  8. 7. Scoundrels and Scandals
    Phantom Lady
  9. 8. Condemned Venus!
    Phantom Lady
  10. 9. A Shroud for the Bride!
    Phantom Lady
  11. 10. [Phantom Lady (Fox, 1947 series) #15]
    Phantom Lady
  12. 11. An Army of Walking Dead!
    Phantom Lady
  13. 12. World's Meanest Crook!
    Phantom Lady
  14. 13. The Red Rain!
    Phantom Lady
  15. 14. [Phantom Lady (Fox, 1947 series) #16]
    Phantom Lady
  16. 15. The Avenging Skulls
    Phantom Lady
  17. 16. The Monster in the Pool
    Phantom Lady
  18. 17. [Phantom Lady (Fox, 1947 series) #17]
    Phantom Lady
  19. 18. The Soda Mint Killer!
    Phantom Lady
  20. 19. The Stinging Whip!
    Phantom Lady
  21. 20. [Phantom Lady (Fox, 1947 series) #18]
    Phantom Lady
  22. 21. Ghosts, Galleons, and Gold
    Phantom Lady
  23. 22. The Fat Connoisseur
    Phantom Lady
  24. 23. [Phantom Lady (Fox, 1947 series) #19]
    Phantom Lady
  25. 24. Wine, Women, and Sudden Death
    Phantom Lady
  26. 25. Case of the Murderous Model!
    Phantom Lady
  27. 26. [Phantom Lady (Fox, 1947 series) #20]
    Phantom Lady
  28. 27. Bullets for Ballots!
    Phantom Lady
  29. 28. Ace of Spades!
    Phantom Lady
  30. 29. [Phantom Lady (Fox, 1947 series) #21]
    Phantom Lady
  31. 30. The Jack-in-the-Box Murders!
    Phantom Lady
  32. 31. Case of the Criminal Chessman
    Phantom Lady
  33. 32. [Phantom Lady (Fox, 1947 series) #22]
    Phantom Lady
  34. 33. The Case of the Robbing Robot
    Phantom Lady
  35. 34. Olympic Saboteurs
    Phantom Lady
  36. 35. [Phantom Lady (Fox, 1947 series) #23]
    Phantom Lady
  37. 36. The Indian Tiger Murders...
    Phantom Lady
  38. 37. The Adventure of the Jade Maiden
    Phantom Lady
  39. 38. The Saturnalia of Sin!
    Phantom Lady
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