(2015)

Boardman Books, 2014 Series
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Pages
236
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Boardman Books
ISBN
978-0-692-47424-2; 0-692-47424-2 Search at WorldCat
Barcode
9780692474242 90000
Editing
Matthew Gore

Thou Shalt Not Kill! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
L. B. Cole (signed)
Inks
L. B. Cole (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
crime
Reprints

[Killers #1] (Table of Contents: 1)

cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
L. B. Cole (signed)
Inks
L. B. Cole (signed)
Letters
typeset

Genre
crime
Reprints

The Case of the Frightened Informers (Table of Contents: 2)

Scott Hunter of the C.I.D. / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Paul Parker (signed)
Inks
Paul Parker (signed)
Letters
?

Genre
crime
Characters
Scott Hunter; Mr. Zin; Tong; Yang; Courtland Palmer Broadstreet; Poppy; Limey; Lotus Lee; Tommy Ming; Quid
Synopsis
When an oriental woman is killed on his doorstep C.I.D. Scott Hunter tracks down and arrests Mr. Zin and his gang.
Reprints
Keywords
London; oriental; Scotland Yard; whipping; yellow menace

Indexer Notes

Alternate story title: Scott Hunter of the C.I.D. Meets Mr. Zinn - the Hatchet Killer.

One page missing from the first printing of this volume. Later printings will have 7 pages.

The Killer Behind the Killer (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
?

Genre
crime
Characters
John Paul Chase; Mr. Clancy; Fatso Negri; Jimmy Burnett [Baby-Face Nelson]; Helen Nelson; Mr. Green
Synopsis
John Paul Chase moves up in the underworld until he is part of Baby-Face Nelson's gang.
Reprints
Keywords
bootlegging; Reno NV

Poison Claw Killer (Table of Contents: 4)

Rice of the New York Homicide / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
?

Genre
crime
Characters
Tom Rice; Bentley; Dr. Watson; Mrs. Black; Doctor Ogden
Synopsis
Tom Rice helps his friend find out of Mrs. Black died naturally or was killed for the insurance money.
Reprints
Keywords
insurance fraud; tetnus

They Tricked the Schoolgirl's Killer! (Table of Contents: 5)

The Case-Book of Crime / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Charles Quinlan
Inks
Charles Quinlan
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
crime
Characters
Raymond Stormer (detective); Neumann (detective); Frank Heideman (killer); Black Ace (suspect)
Synopsis
Detectives are shadowing a killer to get his confidence and make him confess the murder of a school girl.
Reprints
Keywords
electric chair

Indexer Notes

Quinlan has faces with prominent noses and some narrow eyes, and art here similar to his signed stories in Cat-man Comics #2.

The Magic of Murder! (Table of Contents: 6)

"Ace" High Private Eye / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Vernon Henkel (signed)
Inks
Vernon Henkel (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
crime
Characters
"Ace" High; Adeline; Asmodeus (magician); Mrs. Lormond; Guts Leonard
Synopsis
"Ace" High is hired to recover jewels that were stolen during the murder of Adeline's father.
Reprints
Keywords
amusement park; crystal ball; hypnotism; roller coaster

[Manhunt #1] (Table of Contents: 7)

Inspector Kirk / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Ogden Whitney (signed)
Inks
Ogden Whitney (signed)
Letters
?

Genre
adventure
Characters
Inspector Kirk
Reprints

The Case of the Hobbyhorse Homicide (Table of Contents: 8)

Inspector Kirk / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Paul Parker (Signed)
Inks
Paul Parker (signed)
Letters
?

Genre
adventure; detective-mystery
Characters
Inspector Ronald Kirk; Cynthia; Cecil Blake; Eddie; Marta; Anne
Synopsis
Inspector Kirk must find out who killed Cecil Blake.
Reprints
Keywords
London; Scotland Yard

The Puzzle of the Picture (Table of Contents: 9)

Undercover Girl / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ogden Whitney (signed)
Inks
Ogden Whitney (signed)
Letters
?

Genre
adventure
Characters
Starr Flagg; Baba LaFleur; Larry; Hank; Chuck
Synopsis
Starr Flagg must stop enemy agents who plan to sell the Alaskan Defense Plans to another country.
Reprints

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

Space Ace / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Fred Guardineer
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
When the atomic bomb exploded in the face of a stunned world...
Genre
science fiction
Characters
Jet Black; Prism Pirate; Tel Han; Jak Tal
Synopsis
The Prism Pirate has a prism that concentrates cosmic rays, which he uses to attack Space Patrol ships.
Reprints
Keywords
cosmic rays; Mars; Tycho Crater; uranium

The Girl and the Gold (Table of Contents: 11)

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

Script
?
Pencils
L. B. Cole (signed)
Inks
L. B. Cole (signed)
Letters
?

Genre
adventure
Characters
Red Fox; Barbe Toutain; Tinpan Jackson; Sourdough Sam; Marie LaFrance; Black Tonte
Synopsis
Tinpan and his partner Sourdough strike gold, but both are killed shortly afterward. Red Fox is assigned to find the killer.
Reprints
Keywords
Canada; gold mining; Royal Canadian Mounted Police

The House on the Dotted Line (Table of Contents: 12)

Fallon of the F.B.I. / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Fred Guardineer (signed)
Inks
Fred Guardineer (signed)
Letters
?

Genre
crime
Characters
James Fallon; Lady Satan; Apples Hardin
Synopsis
James Fallon tracks down Lady Satan and her gang.
Reprints
Keywords
bank robbery; FBI

[Manhunt #2] (Table of Contents: 13)

Undercover Girl / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Ogden Whitney (signed)
Inks
Ogden Whitney (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Undercover Girl
Reprints
Keywords
electric chair

Indexer Notes

Cover based on text story.

The Robbers of the Road (Table of Contents: 14)

Fallon of the F.B.I. / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ogden Whitney (signed)
Inks
Ogden Whitney (signed)
Letters
?

Genre
crime
Characters
Jim Fallon; Husk; Grelton; "Rats" Poogle
Synopsis
Fallon stops a gang responsible for hijacking long-haul truck drivers.
Reprints
Keywords
FBI; hijack; trucking

The Fangs of Folly (Table of Contents: 15)

The Red Fox / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
L. B. Cole (signed)
Inks
L. B. Cole (signed)
Letters
?

Genre
crime
Characters
Red Fox [Sergeant Jeffrey Fox]; Barbe Toutain; Homer Trevor; Blackhair; Chinook Joe
Synopsis
Barbe Toutain comes to ask Red Fox to help find the spirit that is robbing her family's traps.
Reprints
Keywords
Canada; fur trapping; Royal Canadian Mounted Police

The Dagger of Death (Table of Contents: 16)

Kirk of Scotland Yard / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Paul Parker (signed)
Inks
Paul Parker (signed)
Letters
?

Genre
crime
Characters
Walter Waverly; Inspector Ronald Kirk; Ebenezer Noren; Babs Vaughn; Elva Kaster; Rick Farr; Mrs. Swalahami; Annie
Synopsis
Walter Waverly is murdered during a seance and Inspector Kirk is called in to solve the case.
Reprints
Keywords
Scotland Yard; seance

The Being in the Box (Table of Contents: 17)

Space Ace / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Fred Guardineer (signed)
Inks
Fred Guardineer (signed)
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Characters
Space Ace [Jet Black]; Jak Tal; Por Tan; Viceroy Farragut; Myrrl
Synopsis
A strange black box comes from outer space to take over the minds of everyone on Mars except for Space Ace and Jak Tal.
Reprints
Keywords
anti-gravity; Mars

The Man Who Was Yesterday! (Table of Contents: 18)

Undercover Girl / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ogden Whitney (signed)
Inks
Ogden Whitney (signed)
Letters
?

Genre
spy
Characters
Undercover Girl [Starr Flagg]; Ernst Kruver; Bryan Flobbly
Synopsis
Starr Flagg must rescue an atomic scientist who is captured by foreign agents.
Reprints
Keywords
Central America; Central Ingelligence Bureau

[Manhunt #3] (Table of Contents: 19)

cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Ogden Whitney (signed)
Inks
Ogden Whitney (signed)
Letters
?

Genre
adventure
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Cover goes with the text story on the inside front and back covers.

The Horror of the Hearse (Table of Contents: 20)

Kirk of Scotland Yard / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Paul Parker (signed)
Inks
Paul Parker (signed)
Letters
?

Genre
crime
Characters
Inspector Ronald Kirk; Gaye Kaily; Jaime Mendoza; Carlotta Sorollas; Hodges
Synopsis
Inspector Kirk must stop Mendoza from taking his revenge on the last of the Sorollas family.
Reprints
Keywords
rack; Scotland Yard; torture

The Man With the Right Hand! (Table of Contents: 21)

Fallon of the F.B.I. / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ogden Whitney (signed)
Inks
Ogden Whitney (signed)
Letters
?

Genre
crime
Characters
Jim Fallon; Homer Lawson; Mrs. Lawson; Geek Thomas
Synopsis
Jim Fallon is called in when Homer Lawson is kidnapped.
Reprints
Keywords
FBI; kidnapping

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 22)

Space Ace / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Somewhere off the Mars-Jupiter run...
Genre
science fiction
Characters
Space Ace [Jet Black]; Jak Tal
Synopsis
Space Ace goes on a mission to locate the secret hideout of a band of space criminals.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

First line: "Somewhere off the Mars-Jupiter run...a body hurtles from the air-lock..."

The Saga of Shaggy (Table of Contents: 23)

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

Script
?
Pencils
L. B. Cole (signed)
Inks
L. B. Cole (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure; animal
Characters
Shaggy (dog); Umshluk; Red Fox; King (dog); Jeff; Barbe Toutain
Synopsis
Red Fox saves Shaggy as a puppy from Umshluk. When grown, Shaggy helps Red Fox capture Umshluk when he goes rogue.
Reprints
Keywords
Eskimo; Royal Canadian Mounted Police; sled dog

Jeopardy in Jade! (Table of Contents: 24)

Undercover Girl / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ogden Whitney (signed)
Inks
Ogden Whitney (signed)
Letters
?

Genre
adventure; spy
Characters
Undercover Girl [Starr Flagg]; Ming Lee; Lu
Synopsis
Undercover Girl must find Ming Lee's ring which contains the formula for a device that will detonate atomic bombs over a hundred miles away.
Reprints
Keywords
giant clam

[Manhunt #4] (Table of Contents: 25)

Fallon of the F.B.I / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
?

Reprints

Indexer Notes

cover based on text story

The Secret of the Statue (Table of Contents: 26)

Undercover Girl / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ogden Whitney (signed)
Inks
Ogden Whitney (signed)
Letters
?

Genre
spy
Characters
Undercover Girl [Starr Flagg]; Thomas Jones-Farr; Boris Orrski; Sergei; Alexis
Synopsis
Undercover Girl must keep a statue with the location of uranium deposits from Russian agents.
Reprints
Keywords
laughing gas; Orient Express; uranium

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 27)

Space Ace / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Fred Guardineer (signed)
Inks
Fred Guardineer (signed)
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
In the Marsador, a new hot spot...
Genre
science fiction
Characters
Space Ace [Jet Black]; Mark Treak; Fan San; Jak Tal
Synopsis
Space Ace must catch the criminal that has stolen the Neverfade Emeralds.
Reprints
Keywords
gravity belt

The Faery and the Fireplace (Table of Contents: 28)

Kirk of Scotland Yard / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Paul Parker (credited)
Inks
Paul Parker (credited)
Letters
?

Genre
crime
Characters
Inspector Ronald Kirk; Sir Kenneth Menkie; Sir Ian MacClaymore; Peg; Anne; Shepherd
Synopsis
Sir Menkie is killed while in a locked room in the home of his hated rivals, the MacClaymores.
Reprints
Keywords
castle; faery; Scotland; Scotland Yard

Indexer Notes

Credit lines reads "by Paul Parker"

The Adventure of the Fur Robbers (Table of Contents: 29)

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

Script
?
Pencils
L. B. Cole (signed)
Inks
L. B. Cole (signed)
Letters
?

Genre
crime
Characters
Red Fox; Raoul Metis; Chief Cornstalk; Heavyhand; Barbe Toutain
Synopsis
Red Fox stops Raoul Metis from stealing Chief Cornstalk's tribes furs.
Reprints
Keywords
American Indian; Canada; fur trapping; Royal Canadian Mounted Police

The Girl and the Gorilla (Table of Contents: 30)

Fallon of the F.B.I / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ogden Whitney (signed)
Inks
Ogden Whitney (signed)
Letters
?

Characters
Jim Fallon; Mike Makle; Bill; Letty
Synopsis
Agent Fallon follows killer Mike Makle into the swamps to capture him.
Reprints
Keywords
FBI; swamp

[Manhunt #5] (Table of Contents: 31)

cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Ogden Whitney (signed)
Inks
Ogden Whitney (signed)
Letters
?

Genre
crime
Reprints

Jeopardy in the Jungle (Table of Contents: 32)

Undercover Girl / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Gardner Fox
Pencils
Ogden Whitney (signed)
Inks
Ogden Whitney (signed)
Letters
?

Genre
spy
Characters
Undercover Girl [Starr Flagg]; Bakka (gorilla); Marie; Tanya Darkova; Alexis Pauloff
Synopsis
Undercover Girl travels to the jungle to steal a formula from a scientist and a Russian spy.
Reprints
Keywords
Gorilla; jungle

The Man Who Fished for Men! (Table of Contents: 33)

Kirk of Scotland Yard / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Paul Parker (signed)
Inks
Paul Parker (signed)
Letters
?

Genre
spy
Characters
Inspector Ronald Kirk; Connie Gregg; Jason Reel
Synopsis
A mad scientist is kidnapping people to experiment on to create a race of water-breathing humans.
Reprints
Keywords
Scotland Yard

The Adventure of the Invisible Pirates (Table of Contents: 34)

Space Ace / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Gardner Fox
Pencils
Fred Guardineer (signed)
Inks
Fred Guardineer (signed)
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Characters
Space Ace [Jet Black]; Jak Tal; Nev Ran
Synopsis
Jet Black and Jak Tal fake a fight, causing the Invisible Pirate gang to take Jak Tal into their confidence.
Reprints

The Enemy Within! (Table of Contents: 35)

Fallon of the F.B.I. / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Gardner Fox
Pencils
Ogden Whitney (signed)
Inks
Ogden Whitney (signed)
Letters
?

Genre
spy
Characters
Agent Jim Fallon; Ned Falkirk; Myrrl Russel; Jan Umberly; Masque
Synopsis
Agent Fallon infiltrates a communist cell trying to take over the maritime unions.
Reprints
Keywords
communist; FBI; union

The Voice of the Petrel! (Table of Contents: 36)

The Red Fox of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Gardner Fox
Pencils
L. B. Cole (signed)
Inks
L. B. Cole (signed)
Letters
?

Genre
crime
Characters
Red Fox; Nano-Lak; Martin Gander
Synopsis
Martin Gander uses ventriloquism to convince the Eskimo natives that he is the god Petral and has them rob for him.
Reprints
Keywords
Eskimo; laryngitis; RCMP; Royal Canadian Mounted Police; ventriloquist

[Killers #2] (Table of Contents: 37)

The Assassins / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Ogden Whitney (signed)
Inks
Ogden Whitney (signed)
Letters
typeset

Genre
crime
Reprints

The Secret of the Assassins! (Table of Contents: 38)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
?

Genre
crime; historical
Characters
Hassan Ibn Sabah; Nizam Al Mulk; Sultan Malikshah; Sultan Sinjar
Synopsis
Hassan Ibn Sabah creates an assassin cult.
Reprints
Keywords
Baghdad; beheading; hashish; Muslim; Nishapur

Dying! Dying! Dead! (Table of Contents: 39)

Rice of the New York Homicide Squad / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ogden Whitney (signed)
Inks
Ogden Whitney (signed)
Letters
?

Genre
crime
Characters
Tom Rice; Ben; Hoppy Harry
Synopsis
A chest full of heroin puts Tom Rice on the trail of narcotics peddlers.
Reprints
Keywords
heroin; marijuana; New York Homicide Squad; opium

The Killer on the Loose (Table of Contents: 40)

Scott Hunter of the C.I.D. / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Frank Bolle
Inks
Frank Bolle
Letters
?

Genre
crime
Characters
Scott Hunter (detective); Portland Palmer (lawyer); Mr. Zin (killer); Madame Wu Leng; William Phifer
Synopsis
A brutal escaped killer is trailed by Scotland Yard throughout London.
Reprints
Keywords
London; prison break; Scotland Yard

Indexer Notes

Art similar to Bolle's work in all Tim Holt Comics, compare #12. Special lips in sideview, baggy clothes and much bold lines.

Murder in the Mine (Table of Contents: 41)

"Ace" High / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Vernon Henkel (signed)
Inks
Vernon Henkel (signed)
Letters
?

Genre
crime
Characters
Ace High (detective); James van Allwin (mineowner); Nostrand; Ciucci
Synopsis
Ace is hired by Mrs. van Allwin to find the killer her husband, the mineowner.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Signed Henkel in first panel.

The Mask of Mabu Bhu! (Table of Contents: 42)

Drums of the Jungle / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
?

Genre
crime; jungle
Characters
Chief Naka-Naka; Deputy Commissioner Jan Drums; M'abu Bhu
Synopsis
Jan Drums enters the jungle to find the tribe that wiped out a gold expedition.
Reprints
Keywords
South Africa
Editing
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Table of Contents
  1. 0. Thou Shalt Not Kill!
  2. 1. [Killers #1]
  3. 2. The Case of the Frightened Informers
    Scott Hunter of the C.I.D.
  4. 3. The Killer Behind the Killer
  5. 4. Poison Claw Killer
    Rice of the New York Homicide
  6. 5. They Tricked the Schoolgirl's Killer!
    The Case-Book of Crime
  7. 6. The Magic of Murder!
    "Ace" High Private Eye
  8. 7. [Manhunt #1]
    Inspector Kirk
  9. 8. The Case of the Hobbyhorse Homicide
    Inspector Kirk
  10. 9. The Puzzle of the Picture
    Undercover Girl
  11. 10. ["When the atomic bomb exploded in the face of a stunned world..."]
    Space Ace
  12. 11. The Girl and the Gold
    Red Fox
  13. 12. The House on the Dotted Line
    Fallon of the F.B.I.
  14. 13. [Manhunt #2]
    Undercover Girl
  15. 14. The Robbers of the Road
    Fallon of the F.B.I.
  16. 15. The Fangs of Folly
    The Red Fox
  17. 16. The Dagger of Death
    Kirk of Scotland Yard
  18. 17. The Being in the Box
    Space Ace
  19. 18. The Man Who Was Yesterday!
    Undercover Girl
  20. 19. [Manhunt #3]
  21. 20. The Horror of the Hearse
    Kirk of Scotland Yard
  22. 21. The Man With the Right Hand!
    Fallon of the F.B.I.
  23. 22. ["Somewhere off the Mars-Jupiter run..."]
    Space Ace
  24. 23. The Saga of Shaggy
    Red Fox
  25. 24. Jeopardy in Jade!
    Undercover Girl
  26. 25. [Manhunt #4]
    Fallon of the F.B.I
  27. 26. The Secret of the Statue
    Undercover Girl
  28. 27. ["In the Marsador, a new hot spot..."]
    Space Ace
  29. 28. The Faery and the Fireplace
    Kirk of Scotland Yard
  30. 29. The Adventure of the Fur Robbers
    Red Fox
  31. 30. The Girl and the Gorilla
    Fallon of the F.B.I
  32. 31. [Manhunt #5]
  33. 32. Jeopardy in the Jungle
    Undercover Girl
  34. 33. The Man Who Fished for Men!
    Kirk of Scotland Yard
  35. 34. The Adventure of the Invisible Pirates
    Space Ace
  36. 35. The Enemy Within!
    Fallon of the F.B.I.
  37. 36. The Voice of the Petrel!
    The Red Fox of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police
  38. 37. [Killers #2]
    The Assassins
  39. 38. The Secret of the Assassins!
    The Assassins
  40. 39. Dying! Dying! Dead!
    Rice of the New York Homicide Squad
  41. 40. The Killer on the Loose
    Scott Hunter of the C.I.D.
  42. 41. Murder in the Mine
    "Ace" High
  43. 42. The Mask of Mabu Bhu!
    Drums of the Jungle
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