(March 1937)

Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Comics Magazine Company, Inc.
Editing
William Cook ?
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Pre-Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

Data taken from Howard Keltner's Golden Age index & the existing GCD index


The Case of the 4 Haircuts (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
Rodney Thompson
Pencils
Rodney Thompson
Inks
Rodney Thompson
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure
Reprints

Fifty Dollar Ride (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Ellis Edwards
Pencils
Ellis Edwards
Inks
Ellis Edwards
Colors
?
Letters
?

Reprints

Muss 'Em Up (Table of Contents: 2)

Hammer Donovan / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Will Eisner [as William Eisner] (signed)
Pencils
Will Eisner [as Eisner] (signed)
Inks
Will Eisner [as Eisner] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
crime
Characters
Hammer Donovan; Captain Spencer; Fen Soo (Donovan's servant); Mike Morelli (villain); Tony (villain, death); Curley [aka as Curly] (villain, death); Hophead Harry (villain)
Synopsis
Hammer Donovan is called back onto the Police force, with no legal limitations, to track down a notorious killer and his gang that have been bumping off cops, and whose identity and whereabouts are being protected by the underworld.
Reprints

Stand-In Girl (Table of Contents: 3)

Pat O'Day / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Joseph Buresch
Pencils
Joseph Buresch
Inks
Joseph Buresch
Colors
?
Letters
?

Kidnapped (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Campbell
Pencils
Joe Campbell
Inks
Joe Campbell
Colors
?
Letters
?

Reprints

"Kane & Abel, Private Detectives" (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
John Ewing
Pencils
John Wilson
Inks
John Wilson
Colors
?
Letters
?

Reprints

The Case of the Four Haircuts (Table of Contents: 6)

Clem Bowers / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Vic Dowling
Pencils
Vic Dowling
Inks
Vic Dowling
Colors
?
Letters
?

Enemy Spy (Table of Contents: 7)

Inspector Darrin / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

The Will of Uncle Dan (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Matt Curzon (signed)
Pencils
Matt Curzon (signed)
Inks
Matt Curzon (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Case of the 4 Haircuts
  2. 1. Fifty Dollar Ride
  3. 2. Muss 'Em Up
    Hammer Donovan
  4. 3. Stand-In Girl
    Pat O'Day
  5. 4. Kidnapped
  6. 5. "Kane & Abel, Private Detectives"
  7. 6. The Case of the Four Haircuts
    Clem Bowers
  8. 7. Enemy Spy
    Inspector Darrin
  9. 8. The Will of Uncle Dan
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Henry Andrews
  • Lou Mougin
  • Bob Hughes
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Craig Delich
  • Per Sandell
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lee Randall (R.I.P.)
  • Lou Mougin