(March 1941)

Quality Comics, 1940 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
Monthly
On-sale Date
1941-01-03
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Comic Magazines, Inc.
Brand
Quality Comic Group
Editing
S. M. Iger

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)

Neon the Unknown / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Lou Fine
Inks
Lou Fine
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Neon [Tom Corbet]
Reprints

[In the Asylum] (Table of Contents: 1)

Hercules [Quality] / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
? (signed as Gregg Powers)
Pencils
John Celardo (signed as Gregg Powers)
Inks
John Celardo (signed as Gregg Powers)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
V: Mug Mullin (villain, introduction); other crooks (villains, introduction); Hercules
Synopsis
Hercules gets briefly committed to an insane asylum

[Case of the Reluctant Robber] (Table of Contents: 2)

Betty Bates / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Powell ? (signed as Stanley Charlot)
Pencils
Nick Cardy (signed as Stanley Charlot)
Inks
Nick Cardy (signed as Stanley Charlot)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure; crime
Characters
Mr. Carey (introduction); Mrs. John Carey (introduction); Dottie Carey (introduction); A gang of crooks (villains, introductions)

[Sapphire Eyes] (Table of Contents: 3)

The Strange Twins / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
S. M. Iger (signed as S. M. Regi)
Pencils
Alex Blum (signed as S. M. Regi)
Inks
Alex Blum (signed as S. M. Regi)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure
Characters
Sapphire Eyes (villain, introduction); Japanese (villains)

[The Coming of Togo] (Table of Contents: 4)

Lion Boy / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Henry Kiefer
Inks
Henry Kiefer
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
jungle; adventure
Characters
Togo (introduction)

[The Man-into-Dog Formula] (Table of Contents: 5)

Dan Tootin / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jack Cole (signed as Ralph Johns)
Pencils
Jack Cole (signed as Ralph Johns)
Inks
Jack Cole (signed as Ralph Johns)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; science fiction
Characters
Dan Tootin (introduction)

[The Fiend Called Fang] (Table of Contents: 6)

Bob and Swab / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Klaus Nordling (signed as K. Nordling)
Pencils
Klaus Nordling (signed as K. Nordling)
Inks
Klaus Nordling (signed as K. Nordling)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure; humor
Characters
Fang (villain, introduction)

[Sabotage on the High Seas] (Table of Contents: 7)

The Red Bee / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Toni Blum ? (signed as B. H. Apiary)
Pencils
Witmer Williams (signed as B. H. Apiary)
Inks
Witmer Williams (signed as B. H. Apiary)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Red Bee [Rick Raleigh] (Assistant District Attorney); Von Storm (villain, introduction); Hansen (villain, introduction)
Synopsis
When American ships were raided at the Panama Canal, the Red Bee does his part to show that war is not necessary for the United States.

Indexer Notes

Script and art credits are suggested by the Who's Who.

[The President's Vacation] (Table of Contents: 8)

Blaze Barton / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
? (signed as Roy Talon)
Pencils
Maurice Gutwirth (signed as Roy Talon)
Inks
Maurice Gutwirth (signed as Roy Talon)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction; western-frontier
Characters
A band of savages (introductions)

[The Phantom Coach] (Table of Contents: 9)

The Old Witch [Quality] / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
? (signed as Pierre Winter)
Pencils
Nick Cardy ? (signed as Pierre Winter)
Inks
Nick Cardy ? (signed as Pierre Winter)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense

[Sir Thornley, Spy] (Table of Contents: 10)

G-5 Super Agent / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
? (signed as Cary Weyte)
Pencils
George Appel (signed as Cary Weyte)
Inks
George Appel (signed as Cary Weyte)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
spy
Characters
Von Libbrop [Sir Thornley] (villain, introduction, death); Lord Charleton (introduction)

Afraid To Tell (Table of Contents: 11)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Toni Blum (Toni Boone)
Letters
Typeset

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

Tommy Tinkle / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Arthur Beeman (signed)
Pencils
Arthur Beeman (signed)
Inks
Arthur Beeman (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Woodman, spare that tree!
Genre
humor; fantasy-supernatural

[All Quiet at Gibraltar] (Table of Contents: 13)

Neon the Unknown / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
S. M. Iger (signed as Tagor Maroy)
Pencils
Alex Blum ? (signed as Tagor Maroy)
Inks
Alex Blum ? (signed as Tagor Maroy)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Neon [Tom Corbet]; the Nazis (villains)
Synopsis
Corbet returns to aid his friends in the French Foreign Legion and reveals his identity to his comrades who believed that he was dead. However, he keeps a very low profile (lest he brought in for desertion) and defeats an Axis plot to tunnel from Morocco to Gibraltar.

[In South America] (Table of Contents: 14)

Don Glory / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
? (signed as Lincoln Ross)
Pencils
Nick Cardy (signed as Lincoln Ross)
Inks
Nick Cardy (signed as Lincoln Ross)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
sports; adventure
Characters
Mr. Brent (June's father, introduction); Bundists (villains, introductions)
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Neon the Unknown
  2. 1. [In the Asylum]
    Hercules [Quality]
  3. 2. [Case of the Reluctant Robber]
    Betty Bates
  4. 3. [Sapphire Eyes]
    The Strange Twins
  5. 4. [The Coming of Togo]
    Lion Boy
  6. 5. [The Man-into-Dog Formula]
    Dan Tootin
  7. 6. [The Fiend Called Fang]
    Bob and Swab
  8. 7. [Sabotage on the High Seas]
    The Red Bee
  9. 8. [The President's Vacation]
    Blaze Barton
  10. 9. [The Phantom Coach]
    The Old Witch [Quality]
  11. 10. [Sir Thornley, Spy]
    G-5 Super Agent
  12. 11. Afraid To Tell
  13. 12. ["Woodman, spare that tree!"]
    Tommy Tinkle
  14. 13. [All Quiet at Gibraltar]
    Neon the Unknown
  15. 14. [In South America]
    Don Glory
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