Shadow Comics #v1#10 [10]
(May 1941)

Street and Smith, 1940 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
bimonthly
On-sale date
1941-02-28
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Street & Smith Publications, Inc.
Editing
William DeGrouchy
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.


The Shadow Matches Wits with Hoang Hu (Table of Contents)

The Shadow / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Vernon Greene ?
Inks
Vernon Greene ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure; superhero
Characters
The Shadow; Hoang Hu; The Hooded Wasp (cameo); Dead End Kids (insert)

Indexer Notes

Title from the story.

The Shadow Matches Wits with Hoang Hu (Table of Contents: 1)

The Shadow / comic story / 0.25 page (report information)

Script
Walter Gibson
Pencils
Vernon Greene
Inks
Vernon Greene
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure; superhero
Characters
Myra Reldon; Roy Tam; Hoang Hu (villain) [Eric Luder]
Reprints
  • from The Shadow newspaper strip (Sept. 23 - Nov. 2, 1940).

[The Chief] (Table of Contents: 2)

Dead End Kids / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Wain Sutton
Pencils
Lafe Thomas (signed)
Inks
Lafe Thomas
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
drama
Characters
The Dead End Kids (introduction); The Chief (villain)

[The Night Monster] (Table of Contents: 3)

Hooded Wasp / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
George Tuska
Inks
George Tuska
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
V: The Boss (I; Rex Gorth)

[Origin of the Iron Ghost] (Table of Contents: 4)

Iron Ghost / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
The Iron Ghost (a robot, introduction, origin); Frank Reed (his inventor); Von Zaroff (introduction, villain); a Hitlerian dictator (introduction, death)

Grease Job (Table of Contents: 5)

text story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
William G. Bogart
Letters
typeset

Gene Tunney (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

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

Join The Shadow Club (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

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

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

Cactus Joe / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; western-frontier

Be The Shadow (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

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

Bing Crosby (Table of Contents: 10)

Stars That Shine / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction
Characters
Claudette Colbert; Henry O'Neill

The Four Big Features (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

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

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Shadow Matches Wits with Hoang Hu
    The Shadow
  2. 1. The Shadow Matches Wits with Hoang Hu
    The Shadow
  3. 2. [The Chief]
    Dead End Kids
  4. 3. [The Night Monster]
    Hooded Wasp
  5. 4. [Origin of the Iron Ghost]
    Iron Ghost
  6. 5. Grease Job
  7. 6. Gene Tunney
  8. 7. Join The Shadow Club
    The Shadow
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Cactus Joe
  10. 9. Be The Shadow
    The Shadow
  11. 10. Bing Crosby
    Stars That Shine
  12. 11. The Four Big Features
    Doc Savage
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