(January 1941)

Quality Comics, 1940 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
Monthly
On-sale Date
1940-11-08
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Comic Magazines Inc.
Publisher's Brand
Quality Comic Group
Editing
Will Eisner (editor)

Issue Notes

The on-sale date is from the publication date recorded in the Catalog of Copyright Entries, Part 2, Periodicals, 1941, New Series, Vol. 36, No. 1.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Uncle Sam / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Lou Fine
Inks
Lou Fine
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Uncle Sam smashes the invading legions of a mad dictator!
Genre
superhero
Characters
Uncle Sam; Buddy Smith
Reprints

Uncle Sam Leads the Way (Table of Contents: 1)

Uncle Sam / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Will Eisner ?
Pencils
Dave Berg ?
Inks
Dave Berg ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Uncle Sam; the Nazis (villains)
Synopsis
European dictators have built a "sub tank" that can cross the ocean floor in order to attack America. Uncle Sam, who was fishing at the time, accidently uncovered their approach and stopped them.

[The Counterfeiter's Gang] (Table of Contents: 2)

Sally O'Neil Policewoman / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Toni Blum
Pencils
Chuck Mazoujian
Inks
Chuck Mazoujian
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
detective-mystery
Characters
Sally O'Neil; The Lupino Gang (first appearance; villains); Barry Gilmore; Mrs. Stoner (first appearance); Joey Stoner (first appearance)

[School Days] (Table of Contents: 3)

Kid Patrol / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Charles Nicholas
Inks
Charles Nicholas
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure; humor; children
Characters
Kid Patrol; Slug Muggins (first appearance; villain); Daisy Ricco (first appearance; villain); Prof. Tinker (first appearance)

[Search for the Ape-Men] (Table of Contents: 4)

Paul Bunyan / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
John Celardo
Inks
John Celardo
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Paul Bunyan; King; Professor Daniels (introduction); a tribe of ape-men (introduction for all)
Keywords
folklore

[The Lost Mountain of Gold] (Table of Contents: 5)

Wonder Boy / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Toni Blum
Pencils
Nick Cardy ?
Inks
Nick Cardy ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Wonder Boy; Jed (first appearance); other prospectors (first appearance)

[Crime at the State Fair] (Table of Contents: 6)

Quicksilver / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Nick Cardy (signed)
Inks
Nick Cardy (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Quicksilver; Tony Sinn and his gang (first appearance; villains)
Reprints

[Enter: Lank Loomis] (Table of Contents: 7)

Prop Powers / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Witmer Williams ?
Inks
Witmer Williams ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
aviation
Characters
Prop Powers; Lank Loomis (first appearance); Count Von Krum (first appearance; villain); the Nazis (villains)

[The Registration Racketeers] (Table of Contents: 8)

Pen Miller / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Klaus Nordling
Pencils
Klaus Nordling
Inks
Klaus Nordling
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
detective-mystery
Characters
Pen Miller; Kasgar (first appearance; villain; death)

Yankee Doodle Boy (Table of Contents: 9)

Yankee Doodle Boy / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Toni Blum (credited as Anthony Lamb)
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Characters
Yankee Doodle Boy

[Saving the Tiger] (Table of Contents: 10)

Kid Dixon / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
George Tuska
Inks
George Tuska
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
sports
Characters
Kid Dixon [Danny "Kid" Dixon]; Tiger (first appearance; a boxer); A gang of crooks (villains)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 11)

Windy Breeze / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Newcombe
Pencils
Bill Newcombe
Inks
Bill Newcombe
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
My friends!
Genre
humor
Characters
Windy Breeze

[Flight to Fairyland] (Table of Contents: 12)

Merlin the Magician / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
? (signed as Lance Blackwood)
Pencils
Dan Zolnerowich (signed as Lance Blackwood)
Inks
Dan Zolnerowich (signed as Lance Blackwood)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero; fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Merlin the Magician [Jock Kellog]; Mr. Grone (introduction); Princess of Fairyland (introduction); Prince Allen (introduction)

Indexer Notes

Lance Blackwood, according to the Who's Who, is a by-line found on this strip, and is also the pen name of Dan Zolnerowich.