(September 1941)

Quality Comics, 1940 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
?
On-sale Date
1941-07-09
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Comic Magazines, Inc.
Brand
Quality Comic Group
Editing
Will Eisner

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. 4.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Uncle Sam / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Lou Fine
Inks
Reed Crandall
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Starring Uncle Sam America's greatest hero!
Genre
superhero
Characters
Uncle Sam; Quicksilver (inset); Kid Patrol (inset); Sally O'Neil (inset)

[Genius of Destruction] (Table of Contents: 1)

Uncle Sam / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Will Eisner ?
Pencils
Lou Fine
Inks
Lou Fine
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Uncle Sam; Buddy; An evil inventor and his gang (first appearance; villains)

[The Slumlord] (Table of Contents: 2)

Sally O'Neil Policewoman / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Toni Blum (signed as Frank Kearns)
Pencils
Mort Leav
Inks
Mort Leav
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
detective-mystery
Characters
Sally O'Neil; Leon (first appearance; villain);Leon's wife (first appearance; villain); Liverton (first appearance; villain); Gerald Payson (first appearance)

[Treasure Hunt] (Table of Contents: 3)

Kid Patrol / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
? [as Dan Wilson] (signed)
Pencils
Charles Nicholas
Inks
Charles Nicholas
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure; humor; children
Characters
Kid Patrol [Sunshine; Teddy; Porky]; Pat

[Attack on the Cambria] (Table of Contents: 4)

Prop Powers / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
? [as Lynn Byrd] (signed)
Pencils
Witmer Williams
Inks
Witmer Williams
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
aviation
Characters
Prop Powers; Nazis (villains)

[The Weeping Willow] (Table of Contents: 5)

Windy Breeze / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jack Cole (signed as Ralph Johns)
Pencils
Jack Cole (signed as Ralph Johns)
Inks
Jack Cole (signed as Ralph Johns)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Windy Breeze

[Bout with Pajamah] (Table of Contents: 6)

Kid Dixon / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Klaus Nordling (signed as Bob Reynolds)
Pencils
Klaus Nordling (signed as Bob Reynolds)
Inks
Klaus Nordling (signed as Bob Reynolds)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
sports
Characters
Kid Dixon [Danny "Kid" Dixon; as Dick Nixon]; Pajamah (first appearance; villain)

Indexer Notes

Kid Dixon is called "Dick Nixon" in this story!

[The Smithtown Slum Revolt] (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
? [as Nick Cardy] (signed)
Pencils
Nick Cardy (signed)
Inks
Nick Cardy (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Quicksilver [Max Crandall]; The Lansmen (villains, introduction for all)

[The Rhumba Murder] (Table of Contents: 8)

Jack and Jill / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
John Cassone
Inks
John Cassone
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
detective-mystery
Characters
Jose (first appearance; death); Rita (first appearance); Aztal (first appearance; villain)

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

Miss Winky / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Arthur Beeman
Pencils
Arthur Beeman
Inks
Arthur Beeman
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Darn it- We've just got to win today!
Genre
humor
Characters
Miss Winky

[The Mail Train Robbery] (Table of Contents: 10)

Wonder Boy [Quality / Elliot / Ajax-Farrell] / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
? [as Jerry Maxwell] (signed)
Pencils
Al Bryant
Inks
Al Bryant
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Wonder Boy
Synopsis
While Wonder Boy is quietly fishing, he suddenly notices a mail train being robbed, and dashes off to put an end to it.
Reprints

The Eagle Speaks (Table of Contents: 11)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Toni Blum [as Bob Anthony]
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

[The Case of Croaker Corvan] (Table of Contents: 12)

Pen Miller / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Klaus Nordling (signed as Klaus)
Pencils
Klaus Nordling (signed as Klaus)
Inks
Klaus Nordling (signed as Klaus)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
detective-mystery
Characters
Pen Miller; Croaker Corvan and Murder, Ltd. (first appearance; villains)

[Wreck on the Trestle] (Table of Contents: 13)

Paul Bunyan [folklore] / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
? [as Storey Weaver] (signed)
Pencils
Reed Crandall
Inks
John Cassone
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure
Characters
Paul Bunyan; Saboteurs (first appearance; villains)

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

Cyclone Cupid / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Gill Fox (signed)
Pencils
Gill Fox (signed)
Inks
Gill Fox (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
There's a policeman chasing a bandit down there...
Genre
humor
Characters
Cyclone Cupid

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

Merlin the Magician / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Fred Guardineer (signed as Lance Blackwood) (sourced)
Pencils
Fred Guardineer (signed as Lance Blackwood) (sourced)
Inks
Fred Guardineer (signed as Lance Blackwood) (sourced)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Crushing everything in it's path, a huge Japanese tank rumbles forward, terrorizing the humble, but stubborn Chinese peasants.
Genre
superhero; fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Merlin the Magician [Jock Kellog]; the Japanese (villains)
Synopsis
Merlin helps the Chinese fight the Japanese by resurrecting ancient, dead Chinese soldiers.

Indexer Notes

Lance Blackwood, according to the Who's Who, is a by-line on this strip.