(2014)

Published in English (United States) United States
 
Price
16.95 USD
Pages
260
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
?
Brand
?
ISBN
978-1-935259-27-5 Search at WorldCat
Barcode
9781935259275 51695
Color
color cover; black & white interior
Dimensions
7" x 9"
Paper Stock
bond
Binding
Trade paperback
Publishing Format
One-Shot

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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Pencils
Paul Gustavson
Inks
Paul Gustavson
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[credits] (Table of Contents: 1)

credits, title page / 4 pages (report information)

Pencils
Dan Zolnerowich; Reed Crandall
Inks
Dan Zolnerowich; Chuck Cuidera
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[contents] (Table of Contents: 2)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

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V is for Villainess (Table of Contents: 3)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 4 pages (report information)

Script
William Kuskin
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Lethal Ladies (Table of Contents: 4)

text article / 8 pages (report information)

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Mike Madrid
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Vicious Viragos (Table of Contents: 5)

text article / 9 pages (report information)

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Mike Madrid
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The Legion of Living Bombs (Table of Contents: 6)

Espionage Starring Black X / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Will Eisner [as Erwin] (signed)
Pencils
Dan Zolnerowich
Inks
Dan Zolnerowich
Letters
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Genre
spy
Characters
Espionage [Black X]; Batu; Madame Doom (villain); Mirov (villain)
Synopsis
Black X resigns his commission due to his love for Madame Doom, but her plan to use her men as human explosives so revolts him, he changes his mind.
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Death To the Scarlet Avenger [Part 1] (Table of Contents: 7)

Scarlet Avenger / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Harry Shorten
Pencils
Irv Novick (signed)
Inks
Irv Novick (signed)
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Genre
superhero
Characters
The Scarlet Avenger [Jim Kendall]; Texa
Synopsis
Scarlet Avenger battles the airship of Texa, who will steal the government's caches of gold bullions.
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8)

Quicksilver / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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?
Pencils
Fred Guardineer [as Fred] (signed)
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Fred Guardineer [as Fred] (signed)
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Like rats leaving a sinking ship...
Genre
superhero
Characters
Quicksilver [Max]; Hoo Mee; Idaho [Baroness De Bofors] (villain, death)
Synopsis
Quicksilver meets his romantic match in femme fatale Idaho, whose gang successfully captures him. She is given the "honor" of killing him, but she faked her shot and the gang instead killed her!
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Frauline Halunke (Table of Contents: 9)

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

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Pencils
Fred Guardineer (signed)
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Fred Guardineer (signed)
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Genre
adventure; war
Characters
The Marksman [Baron Povalski, aka Major Hurtz]; Vorka; Schlagen (villain); Frauline Halunke (villain, death)
Synopsis
The Marksman faces an athletic German female agent, who suckers him into her web and discovers his dual identity. Before this can become known, she is accidently killed by her own men.
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[Red-Haired Kate] (Table of Contents: 10)

Manhunter / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

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?
Pencils
Al Bryant
Inks
Al Bryant
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Genre
superhero
Characters
Manhunter [Dan Richards]; Red Haired Kate (villain)
Synopsis
Manhunter runs into a killer vamp who carries a whip.
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Rough, Tough, and Nasty (Table of Contents: 11)

Her Highness / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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Pencils
Ruben Moreira
Inks
Ruben Moreira
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Genre
humor
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The Eye of the Lady Serpent! (Table of Contents: 12)

The Black Terror / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

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Jerry Robinson ?; Mort Meskin ?
Pencils
Mort Meskin [as Meskin] (signed)
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Jerry Robinson [as Robinson] (signed)
Letters
?

Job Number
B-172
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Black Terror [Bob Benton]; Tim [Tim Roland]; Sergeant Mac Gooligan; unnamed prison matron; unnamed prison Warden (death); Office Schanz (death); Maharajah of Argozil; Lady Serpent (villain); Serpent's gang (villains, three die)
Synopsis
The Terror Twins must track down the Lady Serpent, who has just broken out of jail, killing the Warden, and who likely has her sights set of the million dollars worth of jewels being brought to town by the Maharajah od Argozil.
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Keywords
Benton Drug Store

Beauties and Beasts (Table of Contents: 13)

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Mike Madrid
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Crimebuster Meets He-She (Table of Contents: 14)

Crimebuster / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

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Charles Biro
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Charles Biro
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Charles Biro
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Genre
superhero
Characters
He-She (hermaphrodite villain/ess; death)
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[The Two Faces of Nayda Burnett] (Table of Contents: 15)

Mr. Risk / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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Pencils
Lou Ferstadt (signed)
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Lou Ferstadt (signed)
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Genre
adventure; superhero
Characters
Nayda Burnett (origin, villain, dies)
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Beauty and Her Beasts (Table of Contents: 16)

Doll Man / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Millard
Pencils
Al Bryant
Inks
Al Bryant
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Genre
superhero
Characters
Doll Man [Darrel Dane]; Beauty [aka the Queen of Beauty] (villain)
Synopsis
The Queen of Beauty commands her beasts to horde cosmetics so that she could be the only looker in the city!
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 17)

Hawk / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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? [as Willis Rensie]
Pencils
Robert Webb
Inks
Ann Brewster
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
A grotesque figure watches a storm-tossed ship approach...
Genre
adventure
Characters
Captain Hawk; Jeremy; Velvet; Skull Lady (villain)
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[The Figure] (Table of Contents: 18)

Plastic Man / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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?
Pencils
Jack Cole
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Jack Cole
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Genre
superhero
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The Figure
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A Rainbow of Evil (Table of Contents: 19)

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Mike Madrid
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[Temple of the Man-Eating Spider] (Table of Contents: 20)

Merlin the Magician / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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Fred Guardineer [as Lance Blackwood] (signed)
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Fred Guardineer [as Lance Blackwood] (signed)
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Fred Guardineer [as Lance Blackwood] (signed)
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Genre
superhero
Characters
Merlin the Magician [Jock Kellog]; Winston Churchill; Agor (villain, spider-god); Nang Tu (villain, High Priestess, death); unnamed Spider priests (villains, all die)
Synopsis
Merlin heads deep into the Himalayas in hopes of claiming a legendary diamond to bolster Britain's war relief funds. When the priests of the temple foolishly try and stop him, Merlin conjures up the great spider-god, Agor, then reaches the diamond while turning its defenders into bats, and impales the High Priestess on a spear. Merlin then completely destroys the temple and returns the diamond to Prime Minster Churchill himself!
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Beasts of the Devil-Queen (Table of Contents: 21)

Sheena / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
? [as W. Morgan Thomas]
Pencils
Robert Webb
Inks
Robert Webb
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Genre
jungle
Characters
Bob; Mulag; Tuana, Queen of the Amazons; Chim
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[Veda the Cobra Woman] (Table of Contents: 22)

Chic Carter / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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Vernon Henkel (signed)
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Vernon Henkel (signed)
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Vernon Henkel (signed)
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Genre
detective-mystery
Characters
Chic Carter; Peter Kane Jr.; Monahan; Peter Kane Sr.; Veda (villain)
Synopsis
Peter Kane's new step mother is a Hindu snake dancer with poison lips.
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Bloodstained Fangs! (Table of Contents: 23)

Rulah Jungle Goddess / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

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Pencils
Matt Baker
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Matt Baker
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Genre
jungle
Characters
Rulah Jungle Goddess; Mava (evil native queen)
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Madame Butterfly (Table of Contents: 24)

Blackhawk / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Woolfolk
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Reed Crandall
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Chuck Cuidera
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Genre
adventure; aviation; war
Characters
Madame Butterfly (villain; death); the Caterpillar Legion (villain)
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Crime Queens (Table of Contents: 25)

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Mike Madrid
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Belle Guness: The Monster of Laporte (Table of Contents: 26)

A True Crime Story / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

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? [as Carter] (signed)
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? [as Carter] (signed)
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Genre
crime
Characters
Belle Guness; Peter Guness; Ole Bunder
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Madame Muscle: Maid of Steel (Table of Contents: 27)

A True Crime Story / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

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Genre
crime
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Mary Brinker; Mr. Jenkins; Mr. Ratt
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Fingers of Death (Table of Contents: 28)

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crime
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Wanda Bailey; Mac; Lefty; Mamie; Joe Haggle; John Sweden
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Mable Reine Queen of the Jungle (Table of Contents: 29)

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crime
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Mable Reine; Whitey; Frenchy; Ma; Bill Graham
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"Shoe Box" Annie French and the Vanishing Corpses (Table of Contents: 30)

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"Shoe Box" Annie French; Donald French; Gimpy; Mary Cooper
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A Touch of Evil (Table of Contents: 31)

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Mike Madrid
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Frank Bolle
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Frank Bolle
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Acknowledgments (Table of Contents: 32)

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Mike Madrid
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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. [credits]
  3. 2. [contents]
  4. 3. V is for Villainess
  5. 4. Lethal Ladies
  6. 5. Vicious Viragos
  7. 6. The Legion of Living Bombs
    Espionage Starring Black X
  8. 7. Death To the Scarlet Avenger [Part 1]
    Scarlet Avenger
  9. 8. ["Like rats leaving a sinking ship..."]
    Quicksilver
  10. 9. Frauline Halunke
    The Marksman
  11. 10. [Red-Haired Kate]
    Manhunter
  12. 11. Rough, Tough, and Nasty
    Her Highness
  13. 12. The Eye of the Lady Serpent!
    The Black Terror
  14. 13. Beauties and Beasts
  15. 14. Crimebuster Meets He-She
    Crimebuster
  16. 15. [The Two Faces of Nayda Burnett]
    Mr. Risk
  17. 16. Beauty and Her Beasts
    Doll Man
  18. 17. ["A grotesque figure watches a storm-tossed ship approach..."]
    Hawk
  19. 18. [The Figure]
    Plastic Man
  20. 19. A Rainbow of Evil
  21. 20. [Temple of the Man-Eating Spider]
    Merlin the Magician
  22. 21. Beasts of the Devil-Queen
    Sheena
  23. 22. [Veda the Cobra Woman]
    Chic Carter
  24. 23. Bloodstained Fangs!
    Rulah Jungle Goddess
  25. 24. Madame Butterfly
    Blackhawk
  26. 25. Crime Queens
  27. 26. Belle Guness: The Monster of Laporte
    A True Crime Story
  28. 27. Madame Muscle: Maid of Steel
    A True Crime Story
  29. 28. Fingers of Death
  30. 29. Mable Reine Queen of the Jungle
  31. 30. "Shoe Box" Annie French and the Vanishing Corpses
  32. 31. A Touch of Evil
  33. 32. Acknowledgments
  34. 33. ["This fascinating collection provides much food for thought."]
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