(April 1941)

Ace Magazines, 1940 Series
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Volume
2
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
Bi-monthly
On-sale Date
1941-02-07
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Periodical House, Inc.
Brand
An Ace Magazine
Editing
Aaron A. Wyn
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock
newsprint
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

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. 2.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Magno the Magnetic Man / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jim Mooney [as Mooney] (signed)
Inks
Jim Mooney [as Mooney] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Magno; Davey Landis; The Clown

The Long Arm of the Law (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jack Alderman
Inks
Jack Alderman
Letters
?

Genre
crime

Indexer Notes

Printed in black-and-white on inside front cover.

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

Magno the Magnetic Man / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Turner
Pencils
Jim Mooney (signed)
Inks
Jim Mooney (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
One night Davey and Magno are returning home...
Genre
superhero
Characters
Magno; Davey Landis; The Clown (villain)
Synopsis
The Clown forces Davey to become his partner via a "mentabelt."

Indexer Notes

Synopsis and other additional information from members of the Timely Atlas group (2006-5-30). Artist's signature is at the foot of page two.

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

Vulcan / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
Jack Binder [as Binder] (signed)
Inks
Jack Binder [as Binder] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
On a hill, overlooking ...
Genre
superhero

Indexer Notes

Members of the Timely Atlas group list writing by "Bob Turner?" and art by "Binder Shop", 5/30/2006.

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

Buckskin Blake, America's Defender of Liberty / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Robert Turner
Pencils
Harry Anderson [as Anderson] (signed)
Inks
Harry Anderson [as Anderson] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
In a hidden, dank cellar...
Genre
superhero
Characters
Buckskin Blake [Robert Blake] (introduction and origin)

Indexer Notes

Becomes "Buckskin" with the next issue.

Script credit and other additional information from members of the Timely Atlas group (2006-5-30).

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

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

Script
?
Pencils
Earl Da Voren ?
Inks
Earl Da Voren ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
A witness speaks at the trial of Joe Boylan...
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Black Spider [Ralph Nelson]; Joe Boylan
Synopsis
D.A. Ralph Nelson convicts Joseph Boylan of car theft, but when he believes he was framed, he investigates further as the Black Spider.

Indexer Notes

Synopsis, art credits and other additional info from members of the Timely Atlas group, 5/30/2006.

The Devil's Gunner (Table of Contents: 6)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Cliff Howe
Letters
typeset

Genre
crime

Indexer Notes

Title from members of the Timely Atlas group, 5/30/2006.

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

Capt. Gallant and His Mini-Sub / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jack Alderman (signed)
Inks
Jack Alderman (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Aboard the mini-sub...
Genre
adventure

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

Peewee Wilson U.S.A. / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Earl Da Voren
Inks
Earl Da Voren
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Goodbye, Peewee!
Genre
adventure; war
Characters
Peewee Wilson U.S.A. (introduction)

Indexer Notes

Art credits from members of the Timely Atlas group, 5/30/2006.

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

Sky Smith / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Maurice Gutwirth [as M. Gutwirth] (signed)
Inks
Maurice Gutwirth [as M. Gutwirth] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
One day, as Sky Smith wings his way...
Genre
aviation

The Big Reward (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

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

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Magno the Magnetic Man
  2. 1. The Long Arm of the Law
  3. 2. ["One night Davey and Magno are returning home..."]
    Magno the Magnetic Man
  4. 3. ["On a hill, overlooking ..."]
    Vulcan
  5. 4. ["In a hidden, dank cellar..."]
    Buckskin Blake, America's Defender of Liberty
  6. 5. ["A witness speaks at the trial of Joe Boylan..."]
    The Black Spider
  7. 6. The Devil's Gunner
  8. 7. ["Aboard the mini-sub..."]
    Capt. Gallant and His Mini-Sub
  9. 8. ["Goodbye, Peewee!"]
    Peewee Wilson U.S.A.
  10. 9. ["One day, as Sky Smith wings his way..."]
    Sky Smith
  11. 10. The Big Reward
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  • Jim Van Dore
  • Craig Delich
  • Jim Walls
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  • Lou Mougin
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