(October 1941)

Ace Magazines, 1940 Series
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Volume
2
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1941-08-14
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Periodical House, Inc.
Brand
Ace
Editing
Aaron A. Wyn
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock
newsprint
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

Most data for this issue is from Howard Keltner's Golden Age Comic Books Index.

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)

Magno the Magnetic Man / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jim Mooney (signed)
Inks
Jim Mooney (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Magno; Davey Landis; the Nazis

[The Cobra Strikes!] (Table of Contents: 1)

Magno the Magnetic Man / comic story / 19 pages (report information)

Script
Robert Turner
Pencils
Jim Mooney (signed)
Inks
Jim Mooney (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Magno; Davey Landis; The Cobra [Leo Morez](villain, introduction); the Nazis [Ludwig; Hans; rest unnamed] (villains)
Synopsis
The Cobra has arranged a breakout of Nazi prisoners in a Canadian prison camp, and Magno and Davey must deal with the crisis.

Indexer Notes

In addition to the splash panel, Mooney signs the story again on panel two of page eight.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2)

Vulcan / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Maurice Gutwirth (signed)
Inks
Maurice Gutwirth (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
In dark night, among a forest of oil wells in Oklahoma...
Genre
superhero
Characters
Vulcan; Herr Adolph (villain; introduction)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3)

The Black Spider / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
D.A. Nelson and Peggy Dodge attend the annual exhibition of press photographers...
Genre
superhero

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4)

Buckskin / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Maurice Gutwirth (signed)
Inks
Maurice Gutwirth (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
In his office, school principal Robert Blake is having a talk...
Genre
superhero

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5)

Captain Gallant and his Mini-Sub / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Mark Schneider [as M. Schneider] (signed)
Inks
Mark Schneider [as M. Schneider] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The mini-sub, bearing Captain Gallant and his two assistants...
Genre
adventure

Blood Ballots (Table of Contents: 6)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Ralph Powers
Letters
typeset

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

Peewee Wilson, U.S.A. / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Earl Da Voren
Inks
Earl Da Voren
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Peewee gets his orders for the day...
Genre
adventure

Indexer Notes

Art previously credited to Jim Mooney, but identical to the signed story in Volume 2 number 3.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Magno the Magnetic Man
  2. 1. [The Cobra Strikes!]
    Magno the Magnetic Man
  3. 2. ["In dark night, among a forest of oil wells in Oklahoma..."]
    Vulcan
  4. 3. ["D.A. Nelson and Peggy Dodge attend the annual exhibition of press photographers..."]
    The Black Spider
  5. 4. ["In his office, school principal Robert Blake is having a talk..."]
    Buckskin
  6. 5. ["The mini-sub, bearing Captain Gallant and his two assistants..."]
    Captain Gallant and his Mini-Sub
  7. 6. Blood Ballots
  8. 7. ["Peewee gets his orders for the day..."]
    Peewee Wilson, U.S.A.
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