(Fall 1941)

Lev Gleason, 1941 Series
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
quarterly
On-sale Date
1941-09-15
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
New Friday Publications Inc.
Editing
Lev Gleason

Issue Notes

The on-sale date is from the publication date recorded in the Catalog of Copyright Entries, Part 2, Periodicals, 1942, New Series, Vol. 37, No. 1.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Captain Battle / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jack Binder (signed)
Inks
Jack Binder (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Zooming down upon the Ghost Ship, Capt. Battle cried, "Take this you blood-thirsty cut-throats."
Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain Battle [Jonathan Battle]; Hale

The Modern Thief of Bagdad (Chapter 1) (Table of Contents: 1)

Captain Battle / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Otto Binder (signed)
Pencils
Jack Binder (signed)
Inks
Jack Binder (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain Battle [Jonathan Battle]; Hale

Indexer Notes

This is a 5-part story.

The Perils of the Sargasso Sea (Chapter 2) (Table of Contents: 2)

Captain Battle / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
Jack Binder
Inks
Jack Binder
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero

Lost in the Underground World (Chapter 3) (Table of Contents: 3)

Captain Battle / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
Jack Binder
Inks
Jack Binder
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero

In the House of Giants (Chapter 4) (Table of Contents: 4)

Captain Battle / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
Jack Binder
Inks
Jack Binder
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero

The Magic Spell of the Arabian Nights (Chapter 5) (Table of Contents: 5)

Captain Battle / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
Jack Binder
Inks
Jack Binder
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero

Captain Battle's Most Daring Deed (Table of Contents: 6)

Captain Battle / text story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Otto Binder [as "Red" Nibo]
Pencils
Jack Binder
Inks
Jack Binder
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero

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

Harland Holland / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Don Rico
Pencils
Don Rico
Inks
Don Rico
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Meet the crime sleuth who gives you a chance...
Characters
Harland Holland (first appearance)

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

Dr. Horror / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Don Rico (signed)
Pencils
Don Rico (signed)
Inks
Don Rico (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Banshees howl and witches chortle with glee...
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Dr. Horror (villain, introduction, death)
Synopsis
The evil spirits, demons, and the goulish weird phantoms of the land and beneath the sea call out, at the bidding of their master, to bring forth out of the cauldron of terror the wickedest, most horrible creature ever to walk the face of the Earth: Dr. Horror.

Indexer Notes

Writer/art credits added by Craig Delich 2012-12-23 per Don Rico interview by Robert Levitt Lanyi found in Alter Ego #114 (December 2012) and Bruce Mason. Only appearance of this character.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Zooming down upon the Ghost Ship, Capt. Battle cried, "Take this you blood-thirsty cut-throats.""]
    Captain Battle
  2. 1. The Modern Thief of Bagdad (Chapter 1)
    Captain Battle
  3. 2. The Perils of the Sargasso Sea (Chapter 2)
    Captain Battle
  4. 3. Lost in the Underground World (Chapter 3)
    Captain Battle
  5. 4. In the House of Giants (Chapter 4)
    Captain Battle
  6. 5. The Magic Spell of the Arabian Nights (Chapter 5)
    Captain Battle
  7. 6. Captain Battle's Most Daring Deed
    Captain Battle
  8. 7. ["Meet the crime sleuth who gives you a chance..."]
    Harland Holland
  9. 8. ["Banshees howl and witches chortle with glee..."]
    Dr. Horror
This issue was modified by, among others
  • Ray Bottorff Jr
  • Peter Croome
  • Craig Delich
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Del Gruber
  • Lou Mougin (R.I.P.)
  • Jim Van Dore