(November 1941)

Quality Comics, 1940 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1941-09-03
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Comic Magazines, Inc.
Brand
Quality Comic Group
Editing
S. M. Iger (editor)

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)

Hercules [Quality] / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Lou Fine
Inks
Lou Fine
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hercules in a thrill-packed adventure
Genre
superhero
Characters
Hercules [Joe Hercules]
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1)

Hercules [Quality] / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Gregg Powers (signed) (house name)
Pencils
Reed Crandall (signed as Gregg Powers)
Inks
Reed Crandall (signed as Gregg Powers)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Violent death leaves more than a score of border patrolmen in its wake along the Mexican border.
Genre
superhero
Characters
Hercules; Big Red Lopez (villain)

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

Betty Bates / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Stanley Charlot (signed) (house name)
Pencils
Al Bryant ? (signed as Stanley Charlot)
Inks
Al Bryant ? (signed as Stanley Charlot)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
On afternoon recess from court, Betty relaxes in a tiny park
Feature Logo
Betty Bates, Lady at Law
Genre
detective-mystery; adventure; crime
Characters
Betty Bates; Peggy Rice; Tom Rice

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

Dan Tootin / 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
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hi Tootin! What you doin' with the giant firecracker?
Genre
humor; science fiction

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

Bob and Swab / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Bob Masters, marine, and Swan Decker, sailor.. Two happy-go-lucky fellows..
Genre
adventure; humor
Characters
Bob Masters; Swab Decker

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

The Strange Twins / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
S. M. Iger (signed as S. M. Regi)
Pencils
Alex Blum ? (signed as S. M. Regi)
Inks
Alex Blum ? (signed as S. M. Regi)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The Strange twins, Rod and Doug, whose lives until recently followed wildly divergent paths,[...]
Genre
adventure
Characters
Rod Strange; Doug Strange; Professor Walton

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6)

Lion Boy / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Merton Holmes (signed) (house name)
Pencils
Henry Kiefer (signed as Merton Holmes)
Inks
Henry Kiefer (signed as Merton Holmes)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
One day, Lion Boy spots two strangers prowling in the forest.
Genre
jungle; adventure
Characters
Lion Boy

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

The Red Bee / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Toni Blum (signed as B. H. Apiary)
Pencils
Witmer Williams (signed as B. H. Apiary)
Inks
Witmer Williams (signed as B. H. Apiary)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The Red Bee, in reality Rick Raleigh, assistant district attorney, pierces a ring of crime that threatens the future of the youth of America.
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Red Bee [Rick Raleigh] (Assistant District Attorney)

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

Hell Diver / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Ace N. Hoell (signed) (house name)
Pencils
Mort Leav ? (signed as Ace N. Hoell)
Inks
Mort Leav ? (signed as Ace N. Hoell)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Danger is on the fire-control tower of the aircraft carrier, receiving final orders.
Genre
adventure
Characters
Danger Darrow

Indexer Notes

Final appearance.

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

G-5 Super Agent / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Cary Weyte (signed) (house name)
Pencils
George Appel ? (signed as Cary Weyte)
Inks
George Appel ? (signed as Cary Weyte)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
G-5 is in a barber's chair when he notices...
Genre
spy
Characters
G-5

Indexer Notes

Final appearance.

Trick Gun (Table of Contents: 10)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Eugene Maxwell (credited) (house name)
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 11)

Tommy Tinkle / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Arthur Beeman ? (signed as Arthur Beeman)
Pencils
Arthur Beeman (signed as Arthur Beeman)
Inks
Arthur Beeman (signed as Arthur Beeman)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
What to do What to do?
Genre
humor; fantasy-supernatural

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 12)

Neon the Unknown / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Toni Blum (signed as Tagor Maroy)
Pencils
Alex Blum ? (signed as Tagor Maroy)
Inks
Alex Blum ? (signed as Tagor Maroy)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
A vital midwest power plant is struck by a screaming mystery shell.
Genre
superhero
Characters
Neon [Tom Corbet]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Final appearance of the "Neon the Unknown" feature.
Final Golden Age appearance of the Neon character. Next appearance in All-Star Squadron (DC, 1981 Series) #31 (March 1984).

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 13)

Don Glory / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Lincoln Ross (signed) (house name)
Pencils
Art Peddy ? (signed as Lincoln Ross)
Inks
Art Peddy ? (signed as Lincoln Ross)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Don Glory returns to the ring to swap blows for the benefit of Canada's war vets..
Genre
sports; adventure
Characters
Don Glory; Walt Clark
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Hercules in a thrill-packed adventure"]
    Hercules [Quality]
  2. 1. ["Violent death leaves more than a score of border patrolmen in its wake along the Mexican border."]
    Hercules [Quality]
  3. 2. ["On afternoon recess from court, Betty relaxes in a tiny park"]
    Betty Bates
  4. 3. ["Hi Tootin! What you doin' with the giant firecracker?"]
    Dan Tootin
  5. 4. ["Bob Masters, marine, and Swan Decker, sailor.. Two happy-go-lucky fellows.."]
    Bob and Swab
  6. 5. ["The Strange twins, Rod and Doug, whose lives until recently followed wildly divergent paths,[...]"]
    The Strange Twins
  7. 6. ["One day, Lion Boy spots two strangers prowling in the forest."]
    Lion Boy
  8. 7. ["The Red Bee, in reality Rick Raleigh, assistant district attorney, pierces a ring of crime that threatens the future of the youth of America."]
    The Red Bee
  9. 8. ["Danger is on the fire-control tower of the aircraft carrier, receiving final orders."]
    Hell Diver
  10. 9. ["G-5 is in a barber's chair when he notices..."]
    G-5 Super Agent
  11. 10. Trick Gun
  12. 11. ["What to do What to do?"]
    Tommy Tinkle
  13. 12. ["A vital midwest power plant is struck by a screaming mystery shell."]
    Neon the Unknown
  14. 13. ["Don Glory returns to the ring to swap blows for the benefit of Canada's war vets.."]
    Don Glory
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