(May 1941)

Western, 1938 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
Monthly
On-sale date
1941-04-15
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
K. K. Publications, Inc.
Editing
Oskar Lebeck
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
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)

Owl / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Frank Thomas (signed)
Inks
Frank Thomas (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?; typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Owl [Nick Terry]

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

Brenda Breeze / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Rolfe Memison
Pencils
Rolfe Memison [as Rolfe] (signed)
Inks
Rolfe Memison [as Rolfe] (signed)
Colors
?

Genre
humor

Indexer Notes

In red & black on the inside front cover.

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

Owl / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Thomas ?
Pencils
Frank Thomas (signed)
Inks
Frank Thomas (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The finding of an advertising circular...
Genre
superhero

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

Crusoes / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Al Micale
Inks
Al Micale
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Castaway on a faraway island...
Genre
adventure

Indexer Notes

copyright 1941 by R. S. Callander

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

Stratosphere Jim / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Unable to locate the Commander In Chief...
Genre
adventure

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

Dan Dunn / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Norman Marsh
Pencils
Norman Marsh (signed)
Inks
Norman Marsh (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The madly fleeing professor, closely followed by Dan Dunn...
Genre
detective-mystery
Reprints
  • from Dan Dunn (Humor Publishing Co.) ? - ?

Indexer Notes

copyright 1939 by Publishers Syndicate, Inc. last appearance

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

Ellery Queen / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bill Ely
Inks
Bill Ely
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I'm told you're the best guide up here Joe...
Genre
detective-mystery

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

Bob and Bill / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Robert Brice (signed)
Inks
Robert Brice (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Bob and Bill when exploring a great cave were caught in an underground landslide...
Genre
adventure

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

Wash Tubbs / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Roy Crane
Pencils
Roy Crane (signed)
Inks
Roy Crane (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
While Panazuela seeths...
Genre
adventure
Reprints
  • from Wash Tubbs (Newspaper Enterprise Association) ? - ?

Indexer Notes

copyright 1938 by NEA Service, Inc. last appearance

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

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

Script
F. V. Martinek (signed)
Pencils
Leon A. Beroth (signed)
Inks
Leon A. Beroth (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Doctor Thor captured by Don Winslow...
Genre
adventure; war

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

Gabby Scoops / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Treadwell (signed)
Pencils
Bill Connor (signed)
Inks
Bill Connor (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Jake Faket, a talent scout...
Genre
adventure; humor

The Mystic Dragon (Table of Contents: 11)

Myra North / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Ray Thompson (signed)
Pencils
Charles Coll (signed)
Inks
Charles Coll (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure

Indexer Notes

last appearance

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

Herky / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Clyde Lewis
Pencils
Clyde Lewis (signed)
Inks
Clyde Lewis (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Oh, Oh...here comes that good lookin' babe...
Genre
humor
Reprints
  • from Herky (Newspaper Enterprise Association) ?

Indexer Notes

copyright 1939 by NEA Services, Inc. last appearance

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

Tarzan / text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
? (illustrations)
Inks
? (illustrations)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
It had been Tarzan's good fortune...
Genre
jungle

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

Red Ryder / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Fred Harman
Pencils
Fred Harman (signed)
Inks
Fred Harman (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Red is struck down from behind...
Genre
western-frontier
Reprints
  • from Red Ryder (Newspaper Enterprise Association) ? - ?

Indexer Notes

copyright 1939 by NEA Service, Inc. last appearance

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

Herky / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Clyde Lewis
Pencils
Clyde Lewis (signed)
Inks
Clyde Lewis (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
My family has always been great...
Genre
humor

Indexer Notes

In red & black on the inside back cover.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Owl
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Brenda Breeze
  3. 2. ["The finding of an advertising circular..."]
    Owl
  4. 3. ["Castaway on a faraway island..."]
    Crusoes
  5. 4. ["Unable to locate the Commander In Chief..."]
    Stratosphere Jim
  6. 5. ["The madly fleeing professor, closely followed by Dan Dunn..."]
    Dan Dunn
  7. 6. ["I'm told you're the best guide up here Joe..."]
    Ellery Queen
  8. 7. ["Bob and Bill when exploring a great cave were caught in an underground landslide..."]
    Bob and Bill
  9. 8. ["While Panazuela seeths..."]
    Wash Tubbs
  10. 9. ["Doctor Thor captured by Don Winslow..."]
    Don Winslow
  11. 10. ["Jake Faket, a talent scout..."]
    Gabby Scoops
  12. 11. The Mystic Dragon
    Myra North
  13. 12. ["Oh, Oh...here comes that good lookin' babe..."]
    Herky
  14. 13. ["It had been Tarzan's good fortune..."]
    Tarzan
  15. 14. ["Red is struck down from behind..."]
    Red Ryder
  16. 15. ["My family has always been great..."]
    Herky
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