(July 1941)

DC, 1938 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
A DC Publication
Editing:
Whitney Ellsworth
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U.S.; Standard Silver Age U.S.; Standard Modern Age U.S.; Digest size (5" x 6.75") #491-503
Binding:
Saddle-Stitched; Squarebound #390, 416, 491-503
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Starman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jack Burnley
Inks:
Jack Burnley
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Starman; the Sandman (inset)
Reprints:

The Mystery of the Men with the Staring Eyes (Table of Contents: 1)

Starman / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jack Burnley (signed)
Inks:
Jack Burnley (signed); Ray Burnley (backgrounds)
Colors:
Raymond Perry
Letters:
Betty Bentley

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Starman [Ted Knight]; Woodley Allen; Doris Lee; Prince Ahmed (villain)
Synopsis:
The Astral Avenger becomes entangled in a sinister case involving a mysterious robed figure that uses his "Living Death" to create an army of mindless robotic slaves.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Letterer and background credits added by Craig Delich 2008-2-10.

[The Rock Prison Poisonings] (Table of Contents: 2)

Federal Men / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Chad Grothkopf
Inks:
Chad Grothkopf
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
Steve Carson

[The Brazilian Vipers] (Table of Contents: 3)

Steve Conrad Adventurer / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Lehti
Pencils:
Jack Lehti
Inks:
Jack Lehti
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Steve Conrad

The Little Men Who Weren't There (Table of Contents: 4)

The Hourman / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bernard Baily (signed)
Inks:
Bernard Baily (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Bernard Baily?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Hourman [Rex Tyler]; Dr. Orr; Dr. Iker (villain); Normo (villain)
Synopsis:
The Man of the Hour faces a crazed genius, who has invented an ultra-sensory ray to create midget beings of a special composition in the 5th Dimension (having a cloud-like spidery texture), that he uses to rob. Hourman discovers they can only be seen by the use of infra-red glasses.

Indexer Notes

Letterer credit added by Craig Delich 2008-2-10. Dr. Iker is refered to by the beings as "The Swami", and Iker once calls these creatures "Fretties."

[Manhunter Behind Bars] (Table of Contents: 5)

Paul Kirk, Manhunter / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Ed Moore
Pencils:
Ed Moore
Inks:
Ed Moore
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ed Moore

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Paul Kirk

The Bears of Barok (Table of Contents: 6)

Cotton Carver / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jack Lehti
Inks:
Jack Lehti
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Cotton Carver; Guest Star: Deela

The Unseen Man (Table of Contents: 7)

The Sandman / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Creig Flessel
Inks:
Creig Flessel
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Sandman [Wesley Dodds]; Dian Belmont; The Unseen Man (villain, un-named art store clerk)
Synopsis:
Dian has taken up art as a hobby, but when she visits an art shop to get more paint, she is given a box of paint that turns one of her fingers invisible!
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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Starman
  2. 1. The Mystery of the Men with the Staring Eyes
    Starman
  3. 2. [The Rock Prison Poisonings]
    Federal Men
  4. 3. [The Brazilian Vipers]
    Steve Conrad Adventurer
  5. 4. The Little Men Who Weren't There
    The Hourman
  6. 5. [Manhunter Behind Bars]
    Paul Kirk, Manhunter
  7. 6. The Bears of Barok
    Cotton Carver
  8. 7. The Unseen Man
    The Sandman
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  • Mike Nielsen
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  • Jon Ingersoll
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