(March 1941)

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

Issue Notes

Additional sequences and the proper order for all sequences provided by Gary Watson, February 2008. There are 12 additional (unindexed) pages of contests, puzzles, and games featuring the Reg'lar Fellers at the center of the item.


[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
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Hydroman [Bob Blake]
Reprints
Keywords
patriotic

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

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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

Hydroman / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Well, what now, Bobbie?
Genre
superhero
Characters
Hydroman [Bob Blake]; Harry Thurston; Joyce Church; Barbara Stearns (villain); Mr. Okoyo [aka Mr. Yen] (villain, death); Soo Lee (villain, death)
Synopsis
Bob receives a phone call from a supposed friend of his college roomate, Ronnie Keller, but he smells a rat. Arriving for his appointment with the caller, he discovers he has walked into a trap and is taken prisoner.
Reprints
Keywords
patriotic

Indexer Notes

Continued next issue. Letterer credit added by Craig Delich.

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

Reg'lar Fellers / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Pinhead - take my trousers over to the tailor...
Genre
humor; children
Keywords
movie scenes

Indexer Notes

Shares page with half-page ad for gas model plane.

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

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
Jenny's charter passenger knocks her cold...
Genre
adventure; aviation; war
Reprints
  • from newspaper strips.

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

Star Flashes / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Charles Bruno
Pencils
Charles Bruno
Inks
Charles Bruno
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Tyrone Power; Judy Canova; Tom Keene; Larry Crabbe

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

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Seeing the skeleton in his path,...
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Purple Zombie; Chico
Reprints

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

Sergeant Stony Craig and His U. S. Marines / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Captain Sorrow hoped the body would be mistaken...

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8)

Reg'lar Fellers / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I can't go to the movies with you, Jimmie...
Genre
humor; children
Keywords
movie scenes

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

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

Script
?
Pencils
Art Huhta [as Jim Wallace]
Inks
Art Huhta [as Jim Wallace]
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
King Oscar of Slowpokia got word...
Genre
humor

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

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

Script
?
Pencils
Carl Pfeufer
Inks
Carl Pfeufer
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Disguised in the hood and gown of his captured enemy,...
Genre
adventure; science fiction

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

Idioddities / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jack Romer
Pencils
Jack Romer
Inks
Jack Romer
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Eddie Cantor

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

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Chick Mann, the American writer who rescued Indira...
Genre
adventure
Characters
Chickering Mann; Indira, Cobra Queen of the Dacoits; Edyth Walton; Nandu; Commissioner Walton; Rahman
Synopsis
Indira's Dacoits retrieve her, and steal Edyth's horses as well.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 13)

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

Script
James McCague (signed)
Pencils
James McCague (signed)
Inks
James McCague (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I'm afraid Miss Patricia is gittin' the willies...

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

Daredevils of Destiny / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
John Mackenzie had served in the U.S. Navy...

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 15)

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

Script
Bob Moore
Pencils
Carl Pfeufer
Inks
Carl Pfeufer
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
What are you shouting for, Bela?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 16)

Reg'lar Fellers / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Next Sunday is your rich Uncle Willie's birthday...
Genre
humor; children
Keywords
movie scenes

Death in a Box (Table of Contents: 17)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
E. Albert Willard (credited)
Pencils
Bill Everett (signed) (illustrations)
Inks
Bill Everett (signed) (illustrations)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
adventure
Characters
Steve Kruger; Andrew Crowel (Camp Melford superintendent); Pedro (villain, death)
Synopsis
Steve has signed a contract to pilot a freight carrier from a jungle camp on the Tapajoz River to Muana, and makes that journey with Andrew Crowel. Suddenly, a native, who was hired to spy on Camp Melford's officials, takes them prisoner, believing them to be carrying a valuable company cargo.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 18)

Amaze a Minute / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 19)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Carl Pfeufer
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
All right, my friend...
Genre
adventure

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 20)

Kitty Moran & Her Hound / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jack Romer
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 21)

Reg'lar Fellers / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
What's this?
Genre
humor; children
Keywords
movie scenes

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 22)

Daredevils of Destiny / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 23) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 24) (Expand) /

Daisy Red Ryder Rifle / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Hydroman
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
  3. 2. ["Well, what now, Bobbie?"]
    Hydroman
  4. 3. ["Pinhead - take my trousers over to the tailor..."]
    Reg'lar Fellers
  5. 4. ["Jenny's charter passenger knocks her cold..."]
    Flyin' Jenny
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Star Flashes
  7. 6. ["Seeing the skeleton in his path,..."]
    The Purple Zombie
  8. 7. ["Captain Sorrow hoped the body would be mistaken..."]
    Sergeant Stony Craig and His U. S. Marines
  9. 8. ["I can't go to the movies with you, Jimmie..."]
    Reg'lar Fellers
  10. 9. ["King Oscar of Slowpokia got word..."]
    Dinky Dinkerton
  11. 10. ["Disguised in the hood and gown of his captured enemy,..."]
    Don Dixon
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Idioddities
  13. 12. ["Chick Mann, the American writer who rescued Indira..."]
    Mann of India
  14. 13. ["I'm afraid Miss Patricia is gittin' the willies..."]
    Bill & Davey
  15. 14. ["John Mackenzie had served in the U.S. Navy..."]
    Daredevils of Destiny
  16. 15. ["What are you shouting for, Bela?"]
    Gordon Fife and the Boy King
  17. 16. ["Next Sunday is your rich Uncle Willie's birthday..."]
    Reg'lar Fellers
  18. 17. Death in a Box
  19. 18. [no title indexed]
    Amaze a Minute
  20. 19. ["All right, my friend..."]
    Tad of the Tanbark!
  21. 20. [no title indexed]
    Kitty Moran & Her Hound
  22. 21. ["What's this?"]
    Reg'lar Fellers
  23. 22. [no title indexed]
    Daredevils of Destiny
  24. 23. [no title indexed]
  25. 24. [no title indexed]
    Daisy Red Ryder Rifle
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Patrick Lemaire
  • Lou Mougin
  • Dan Kocher
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Craig Delich
  • Darci
  • Michael Hoskin
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Peter Croome
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • Gary L. Watson