Exciting Comics #v3#2 (8)
(February 1941)

Pines, 1940 Series
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Volume
3
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale Date
1941-01-02
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Better Publications, Inc.
Editing
Ned Pines [as N. L. Pines] (president)

Issue Notes

Some info verified using a DCM scan (http://digitalcomicmuseum.com/)
On-sale date is publication date in Catalog of Copyright Entries, 1941 Periodicals, page 42.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Ted Crane / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Alex Schomburg
Inks
Alex Schomburg
Colors
?

Genre
jungle
Keywords
gorillas; jodhpurs

Ted Crane in Uganda (Table of Contents: 1)

Ted Crane / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
George Mandel
Inks
George Mandel
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Vincent (villain, introduction)

[The Dictator of Jupiter: Part 2] (Table of Contents: 2)

The Space Rovers / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Max Plaisted (signed)
Inks
Max Plaisted (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Chotan (villain, introduction); Hajeck (villain, death); Kongor (guest-star); Yolana (guest-star)

The Mask Returns (Table of Contents: 3)

The Mask / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Raymond Thayer
Inks
Raymond Thayer
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Digby (villain, introduction)

[Havoc in Hawaii] (Table of Contents: 4)

Son of the Gods / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
George Mandel
Pencils
George Mandel
Inks
George Mandel
Colors
George Mandel
Letters
?

Characters
Burgstadt (villain, introduction, death)

Indexer Notes

last appearance

The Case of the Stolen Formula (Table of Contents: 5)

Sergeant Bill King / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Leonard Sansone
Inks
Leonard Sansone
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Von Cranz (villain, introduction)

Buck Finds a Way (Table of Contents: 6)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jackson Cole
Colors
Jackson Cole
Letters
typeset

[The Wagon Train Gold Robbery] (Table of Contents: 7)

Jim Hatfield, Texas Ranger / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Brand Logan (villain, introduction)

[The Hooded Assassin] (Table of Contents: 8)

The Sphinx / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
C. A. Winter
Inks
C. A. Winter
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Owney Biggers (villain, introduction); Shaw (villain, introduction)

Herbie Thinks Fast (Table of Contents: 9)

Herbie Johnson / text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Donald Bayne Hobart (credited)
Pencils
? (spot illustration)
Inks
? (spot illustration)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

[The Cancer Hospital Murders] (Table of Contents: 10)

Dan Williams, Private Investigator / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Raymond Thayer
Inks
Raymond Thayer
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
detective-mystery
Characters
Rother (villain, introduction, death)
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Ted Crane
  2. 1. Ted Crane in Uganda
    Ted Crane
  3. 2. [The Dictator of Jupiter: Part 2]
    The Space Rovers
  4. 3. The Mask Returns
    The Mask
  5. 4. [Havoc in Hawaii]
    Son of the Gods
  6. 5. The Case of the Stolen Formula
    Sergeant Bill King
  7. 6. Buck Finds a Way
  8. 7. [The Wagon Train Gold Robbery]
    Jim Hatfield, Texas Ranger
  9. 8. [The Hooded Assassin]
    The Sphinx
  10. 9. Herbie Thinks Fast
    Herbie Johnson
  11. 10. [The Cancer Hospital Murders]
    Dan Williams, Private Investigator
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