(May 1941)

Centaur, 1941 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
Bi-monthly
On-sale Date
1941-03-05
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Comic Corporation of America
Editing
?

Issue Notes

No issue #1, this is the first issue.

On sale date from the publication date as submitted to the U.S. Copyright Office found in the Catalogue of Copyright Entries, Part 2, Periodicals, 1941, New Series, Volume 36, Number 4. Class B periodical. Copyright registration number 498993.

Called to the Colors (Table of Contents)

Amazing-Man; Shark; Iron Skull; Minimidget; Mighty Man; Reef Kinkaid / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Paul Gustavson (signed)
Inks
Paul Gustavson (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Amazing-Man [John Aman]; The Shark; Iron Skull; Mini-Midget; Mighty Man [Scott Pearson]; Reef KinKaid
Reprints

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

Aman, the Amazing-Man / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
All is serene in the luxurious Embassy Hotel...
Genre
superhero
Characters
Amazing Man [John Aman]; Zora Henderson; The Great Question (Villain); Boro (Chief of the Underground Army) (Villain); Chief of Police; Nika; Doctor Vallah
Synopsis
Amazing Man must stop The Great Question and Boro from breaking into a bank vault.

[Minimidget and Ritty have volunteered to fly serum to some isolated cabins in the mountains.] (Table of Contents: 2)

Minimidget / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
John Kolb (signed)
Inks
John Kolb (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Minimidget; Ritty; Bill
Synopsis
Minimidget and Ritty help a prospector get his claim back from two claim jumpers.

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

Shark / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Lew Glanzman (signed)
Pencils
Lew Glanzman (signed)
Inks
Lew Glanzman (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Extra--arsenal blown up--extra...
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Shark; Father Neptune; Joe; Von Lougg
Synopsis
The Shark and Father Neptune must stop Von Lougg and his group of submarine-planes from destroying New York.

Indexer Notes

Last appeared in AMAZING-MAN COMICS #22

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

Mighty-Man / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Martin Filchock
Pencils
Martin Filchock
Inks
Martin Filchock
Colors
?
Letters
Martin Filchock

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The Witch, a clever super-criminal, is holding the Mighty Man...
Genre
superhero
Characters
Mighty-Man [Scott Pearson]; The Witch (villain); Casey (villain, henchman); Ratsy (villain, henchman)
Synopsis
Mighty-Man stops The Witch and her gang from robbing an armored car.

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

Dash Dartwell / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Harry Francis Campbell (?)
Pencils
Harry Francis Campbell (?)
Inks
Harry Francis Campbell (?)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Butch! We're gonna burn! I know it!
Genre
superhero
Characters
Dash Dartwell; Slug (Villain); Butch (Villain); Lois Moss
Synopsis
Butch has his gang try to steal Dash Dartwell's speed pills so they can try to break him out of jail.

Indexer Notes

Last appeared in AMAZING MAN COMICS #22. Last appearance. Comic lists "by Harry Francis Campbell", unclear if that's pseudonym or not.

Phantom Tracks (Table of Contents: 6)

Another Amazing-Man Adventure / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Duke Carey
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
Typeset

Indexer Notes

Text story with illustration.

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

The Voice / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Mike Mirando (credited)
Pencils
Mike Mirando (credited)
Inks
Mike Mirando (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
For months crime and murder has reigned througout various parts of the country under the iron hand of a powerful crime syndicate recruited by cold blooded killers. [sic]
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Voice [Dan Lang]
Synopsis
The Voice stops a gang from tunnelling into a bank vault.

Indexer Notes

Previous appearance in Amazing Man Comics (Centaur, 1939 series) #22.

This is the last appearance of the character.

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

Reef Kinkaid / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Lubbers (signed)
Pencils
Bob Lubbers (signed)
Inks
Bob Lubbers (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Reef Kinkaid, adventurer and soldier of fortune, is enjoying...
Genre
adventure
Characters
Reef Kinkaid; Don Carlos Alvarez; Alacio Mirandos; Jose
Synopsis
Reef Kinkaid solves the mystery of Don Carlos Alvarez and his haunted mansion.

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

Iron Skull / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Al Bryant (signed)
Pencils
Al Bryant (signed)
Inks
Al Bryant (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Let's Go Gang... C'Mon step on it!
Genre
superhero
Characters
Iron Skull; Detective Vic Noto; Castles; Neiser (Bank President)
Synopsis
The Iron Skull stops a bank robbery and then discovers the identity of the inside man on the job.

Indexer Notes

Last appeared in AMAZING-MAN COMICS #22

An Amazing Man (Table of Contents: 10)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Joseph A Kaliff (signed)
Pencils
Joseph A Kaliff (signed)
Inks
Joseph A Kaliff (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction
Characters
Benjamin Franklin
Synopsis
Facts on the life of Benjamin Franklin.

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

Stamps / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
Typeset

Synopsis
Information on stamp collecting.

Indexer Notes

Inside Back Cover.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Called to the Colors
    Amazing-Man; Shark; Iron Skull; Minimidget; Mighty Man; Reef Kinkaid
  2. 1. ["All is serene in the luxurious Embassy Hotel..."]
    Aman, the Amazing-Man
  3. 2. [Minimidget and Ritty have volunteered to fly serum to some isolated cabins in the mountains.]
    Minimidget
  4. 3. ["Extra--arsenal blown up--extra..."]
    Shark
  5. 4. ["The Witch, a clever super-criminal, is holding the Mighty Man..."]
    Mighty-Man
  6. 5. ["Butch! We're gonna burn! I know it!"]
    Dash Dartwell
  7. 6. Phantom Tracks
    Another Amazing-Man Adventure
  8. 7. ["For months crime and murder has reigned througout various parts of the country under the iron hand of a powerful crime syndicate recruited by cold blooded killers. [sic]"]
    The Voice
  9. 8. ["Reef Kinkaid, adventurer and soldier of fortune, is enjoying..."]
    Reef Kinkaid
  10. 9. ["Let's Go Gang... C'Mon step on it!"]
    Iron Skull
  11. 10. An Amazing Man
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Stamps
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