(May 1941)

Volume
?
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Helnit Publishing Co., Inc.
Editing
Frank Temerson

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Green Hornet / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Bert Whitman (signed)
Inks
Bert Whitman (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Green Hornet [Britt Reid]; Kato [Hayashi Kato]

A Buzz from the Green Hornet (Table of Contents: 1)

Green Hornet / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script
Fran Striker ?
Pencils
Bert Whitman Associates
Inks
Bert Whitman Associates
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Britt Reid; Hayashi Kato
Synopsis
A plea from Britt and Kato to all Green Hornet fans to help in the war on crime by obeying the law in everything they do and to always tell the truth: to parents, friends and to everyone.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

anti-crime promo

[Jake Saco and the Broken Bridge] (Table of Contents: 2)

Green Hornet / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Fran Striker
Pencils
Bert Whitman Associates (signed)
Inks
Bert Whitman Associates (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Green Hornet [Britt Reid]; Kato [Hayashi Kato]; Mike Axford (Sentinel reporter); Danny (Sentinel pressman); Jake Saco (villain, introduction)
Synopsis
When the Hornet discovers that Jake Saco left the supporting columns of a new bridge hollow in order to save money on construction, and that bridge collapses killing many innocent people, he decides to put Saco in jail where he belongs.
Reprints

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

Green Hornet / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Fran Striker (original radio script); ? (adaptation)
Pencils
Bert Whitman Associates
Inks
Bert Whitman Associates
Colors
?
Letters
Bert Whitman Associates

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Brit Reid, on a vacation in Oldville Center, is framed on a murder rap...
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Green Hornet [Britt Reid]; Kato [Hayashi Kato]; Mr. Case (Casey Case's uncle) (introduction); Lenore Case (Reid's secretary); un-named Oldville Chief of Police (villain?); Killer Doaks (villain); Jack Blandings (villain, lawyer); Mumps (villain); Mike Donahan (villain, politician)
Synopsis
Britt Reid finds himself framed for murder by racketeers angry at him for their exposure in the pages of the Daily Sentinel.
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[Theory of Crime] (Table of Contents: 4)

Mastermind M'Ginty / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Feature Logo
Mastermind McGinty
Genre
detective-mystery
Characters
Mastermind McGinty (introduction); un-named robber (villain, introduction)

[Tong War] (Table of Contents: 5)

Green Hornet / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Fran Striker (original radio scripts); ? (adaptation)
Pencils
Bert Whitman Associates
Inks
Bert Whitman Associates
Colors
?
Letters
Bert Whitman Associates

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Green Hornet [Britt Reid]; Kato [Haysahi Kato]; Mike Axford (Sentinel reporter); Sgt. Moran; Chin Chow (introduction); Pretty Willie Slone (villain, introduction)
Synopsis
Grim intrigue throws the oriental section of a city into a terrible Tong war and Britt Reid, as the Hornet, decides to investigate. He discovers that rival Tongs each have one half of a sacred tablet giving the location of a Chinese treasure to be used to rehabilitate China.
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[Mission To Fort Yukon] (Table of Contents: 6)

Flying Trio / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure; aviation
Characters
The Flying Trio [Blarney, Dash, Baron]; Vidok (villain, introduction)

Indexer Notes

This is the final appearance of the "Flying Trio" feature.

Sir Walter Raleigh (Table of Contents: 7)

Here's How Things Began / filler / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction
Characters
Sir Walter Raleigh

[Crime Syndicate] (Table of Contents: 8)

Green Hornet / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Fran Striker (original radio script); ? (adaptation)
Pencils
Bert Whitman Associates
Inks
Bert Whitman Associates
Colors
?
Letters
Bert Whitman Associates

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Green Hornet [Britt Reid]; Kato [Hayashi Kato]; Lenore Case (Reid's secretary); Lowry (Sentinel reporter); Sgt. Moran; Collins (villain, introduction); Mike (villain, introduction); Joe (villain, introduction); Matt Brooke (villain, introduction, politician); un-named gangsters (villains, introduction)
Synopsis
The Hornet hunts down a crooked politician who has literally bought access to the penitentiary in order to make possible prison escapes.
Reprints

[Little Marty] (Table of Contents: 9)

Green Hornet / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Fran Striker (original radio scripts); ? (adaptation)
Pencils
Bert Whitman Associates
Inks
Bert Whitman Associates
Colors
?
Letters
Bert Whitman Associates

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Green Hornet [Britt Reid]; Kato [Hayashi Kato]; Sgt. Moran; Lowry (Sentinel reporter); Mike Axford (Sentinel reporter); Little Marty (villain, introduction, death); Spud O'Hara (villain, introduction, death); un-named gangsters (villains, introduction)
Synopsis
The Hornet goes after a crime syndicate chief who has shot and kidnapped Mike Axford, who had been investigating the murder of a crook named Spud.
Reprints

[Phantom Truck] (Table of Contents: 10)

Green Hornet / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Fran Striker (original radio scripts); ? (adaptation)
Pencils
Bert Whitman Associates
Inks
Bert Whitman Associates
Colors
?
Letters
Bert Whitman Associates

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Green Hornet [Britt Reid]; Kato [Hayashi Kato]; Mike Axford (Sentinel reporter); Mr. Walsh (trucking firm owner); Tony Sigi (villain, introduction); un-named gang members (villains, introduction)
Synopsis
The Hornet and Kato are determined to put a mysterious "phantom truck" out of action that has been used to put a rival trucking company out of business.
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Big Casino (Table of Contents: 11)

Green Hornet / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Dan Ullman (signed as Ull Mann)
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Green Hornet [Britt Reid]

Indexer Notes

Feature surmised from character reference by Ted Watson, August 2010.
Unknown if there is an illustration.

[The Capture of the Green Hornet: Part 2] (Table of Contents: 12)

Green Hornet / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Fran Striker
Pencils
Bert Whitman Associates
Inks
Bert Whitman Associates
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Green Hornet [Britt Reid]; Kato [Hayashi Kato]; Mike Axford (Sentinel reporter); Lowry (Sentinel reporter); Sgt. Moran; Brown (policeman)
Synopsis
Wounded and nearly unmasked by Axford, Lowry and Moran, the Hornet makes his escape, thanks to a phony package bomb thrown through a window by Kato.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Continued from last issue. The Dynamite reprinting does not have the actual page 4 of this story, but instead has mistakingly printed a page from a Green Hornet story found in Green Hornet #5.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Green Hornet
  2. 1. A Buzz from the Green Hornet
    Green Hornet
  3. 2. [Jake Saco and the Broken Bridge]
    Green Hornet
  4. 3. ["Brit Reid, on a vacation in Oldville Center, is framed on a murder rap..."]
    Green Hornet
  5. 4. [Theory of Crime]
    Mastermind M'Ginty
  6. 5. [Tong War]
    Green Hornet
  7. 6. [Mission To Fort Yukon]
    Flying Trio
  8. 7. Sir Walter Raleigh
    Here's How Things Began
  9. 8. [Crime Syndicate]
    Green Hornet
  10. 9. [Little Marty]
    Green Hornet
  11. 10. [Phantom Truck]
    Green Hornet
  12. 11. Big Casino
    Green Hornet
  13. 12. [The Capture of the Green Hornet: Part 2]
    Green Hornet
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