(January 1941)

Eastern Color, 1940 Series
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Price
0.10 USD; 0.15 CAD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
Bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
The Eastern Color Printing Company
Editing
Stephen Douglas
Color
color
Dimensions
standard golden age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Hydroman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Bill Everett [as Everett] (signed)
Inks
Bill Everett [as Everett] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Hydroman [Bob Blake]
Reprints
Keywords
patriotic

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

Hydroman / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Everett (signed)
Pencils
Bill Everett (signed)
Inks
Bill Everett (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Everett

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Where do we go from here, Bob?
Genre
superhero
Characters
Hydroman [Bob Blake]; Harry Thurston; Joyce Church; un-named butler for Blake; Geoffrey "Jeff" George (villain, false detective, death); Karl (villain, death); un-named Commodore (villain, death); two un-named orientals (villains, both die)
Synopsis
Blake is taken by a "detective" to meet up with his agent pals in order to co-ordinate operations against the mysterious league of orientals, but discovers that it is a trap to kill him.
Reprints
Keywords
patriotic

Indexer Notes

Continued next issue. Letterer credit added by Craig Delich. The strip is titled "Hydroman Bob Blake".

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

Flyin' Jenny / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Russell Keaton
Pencils
Russell Keaton
Inks
Russell Keaton
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Who's that?
Genre
adventure; aviation; war
Reprints
  • strip reprints

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

Purple Zombie / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Tarpe Mills ?
Pencils
Tarpe Mills
Inks
Tarpe Mills
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
When gangleader Joe Coroza realized...

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

Sgt. Stony Craig / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Rentfrow
Pencils
Don Dixon
Inks
Don Dixon
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The S.S. Kashmir has been stopped...
Reprints
  • strip reprints

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

Reg'lar Fellers / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Gene Byrnes
Pencils
Gene Byrnes
Inks
Gene Byrnes
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Let's go in!
Genre
humor

Indexer Notes

Movie scenes

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

Dinky Dinkerton / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Jim Wallace
Pencils
Jim Wallace
Inks
Jim Wallace
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I've got to make a phone call, Dinky...
Reprints
  • strip reprints

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

Don Dixon / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Because I am high shaman...

The Freshest Kid in Town (Table of Contents: 8)

Kitty Moran / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Romer ?
Pencils
Romer
Inks
Romer
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9)

Mann of India / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Tarpe Mills
Pencils
Tarpe Mills
Inks
Tarpe Mills
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Thinking Indira had eluded the evil Kalla Khan...
Characters
Chickering Mann; Indira, Cobra Queen of the Dacoits; Kalla Khan (villain); Rahman; Edyth Walton
Synopsis
Chick rescues Indira from the vultures.
Reprints

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

Bill and Davey / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
McCagle
Inks
McCagle
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Cap'n Stabb!
Reprints
  • strip reprints

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

Daredevils of Destiny / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Rentfrow
Pencils
Don Dixon
Inks
Don Dixon
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
This is but one of several instances...

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 12)

Gordon Fife and the Boy King / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
A little later in the Baron's sitting room...

Dangerous Treasure (Table of Contents: 13)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Jack M. Greene
Pencils
Bill Everett (illustrations) (signed)
Inks
Bill Everett (illustrations) (signed)
Colors
Bill Everett
Letters
typeset

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 14)

Tad of the Tanbark / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Some of these creatures must go outside to hunt...
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Hydroman
  2. 1. ["Where do we go from here, Bob?"]
    Hydroman
  3. 2. ["Who's that?"]
    Flyin' Jenny
  4. 3. ["When gangleader Joe Coroza realized..."]
    Purple Zombie
  5. 4. ["The S.S. Kashmir has been stopped..."]
    Sgt. Stony Craig
  6. 5. ["Let's go in!"]
    Reg'lar Fellers
  7. 6. ["I've got to make a phone call, Dinky..."]
    Dinky Dinkerton
  8. 7. ["Because I am high shaman..."]
    Don Dixon
  9. 8. The Freshest Kid in Town
    Kitty Moran
  10. 9. ["Thinking Indira had eluded the evil Kalla Khan..."]
    Mann of India
  11. 10. ["Cap'n Stabb!"]
    Bill and Davey
  12. 11. ["This is but one of several instances..."]
    Daredevils of Destiny
  13. 12. ["A little later in the Baron's sitting room..."]
    Gordon Fife and the Boy King
  14. 13. Dangerous Treasure
  15. 14. ["Some of these creatures must go outside to hunt..."]
    Tad of the Tanbark
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Patrick Lemaire
  • Lou Mougin
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Craig Delich
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Darci
  • Ramon Schenk
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • Gary L. Watson