(December 1941)

Chesler / Dynamic, 1941 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Dynamic Publications, Inc.
Brand:
World's Greatest Comics / A Dynamic Publication; Harry "A" Chesler Features Syndicate, N.Y.
Editing:
Phil Sturm
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched

Issue Notes

While Harry "A" Chesler is commonly credited as editor for the titles he published, Phil Sturm is listed as editor in all indicia seen from Dynamic Publications, Inc.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Dynamic Man / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Charles Sultan
Inks:
Charles Sultan
Colors:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Dynamic Man [Bert McQuade]; Dynamic Boy [Kent Banning]; Major Victory; Lady Satan; K-9; Lucky Coyne

["What!! No King Kola?"] (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

["Out of the night came these strange nomads."] (Table of Contents: 2)

Dynamic Man / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Al Plastino
Inks:
Al Plastino
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Dynamic Man [Bert McQuade]; Mr. Thomas; Mr. Brower; Roger Thomas
Synopsis:
A masked man orders a tribe of nomads to kidnap children for him.
Reprints:

Tell It to the... Marines (Table of Contents: 3)

cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; military

Indexer Notes

Five one-panel gags.

The Mystery of the Human Skulls (Table of Contents: 4)

Major Victory / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Al Plastino
Inks:
Al Plastino
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Major Victory; Professor Curran [The Yellow Hood]; Mr. Thomas; Father Patriot; Watson
Synopsis:
Patriotic leaders are being killed and their skulls sent in their place.
Reprints:

Midnight Present (Table of Contents: 5)

Major Victory / text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Major Victory; Inspector Manners
Synopsis:
While in London a woman gives Major Victory a baby and tells him to deliver it to her sister.
Reprints:

["Recess time, finds the schoolhouse deserted as the children enjoy the use of the playground..."] (Table of Contents: 6)

Dynamic Boy / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Dynamic Boy [Kent Banning] (introduction and origin); Miss Brown; Doctor Brown; Wilkins; Sam Norris; Julia Waters
Synopsis:
A special fluid saves Kent's life and gives him superpowers, which he uses to fight crime.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Dynamic Boy [Kent Banning] is not Dynamic Man's later partner.

The Mystery of the Inlaid Box (Table of Contents: 7)

Dynamic Boy / text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Kent Banning [Dynamic Boy]; George Rich; Mrs. Rich
Synopsis:
Kent's friend George has an inlaid box his father sent him before he died.
Reprints:

["A cruel, fiendish, invisible menace stalks through a frightened populace leaving a trail of death and destruction."] (Table of Contents: 8)

K-9 / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
animal; detective-mystery
Characters:
K-9 (a police dog); Dick Star; Dr. Waren; Tip Star; Marjorie
Synopsis:
A crook steals Dr. Waren's invisibility solution and robs and kills with impunity.
Reprints:

[Co-Operate With Your Fire Dept.] (Table of Contents: 9)

Jack Potts / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Jack Potts
Synopsis:
A dog is interested in the fire hydrant Jack is painting on the wall.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

No dialogue.

["A plot to embezzle thousands of dollars..."] (Table of Contents: 10)

Lucky Coyne / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
J. Cavallo
Inks:
J. Cavallo
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
Lucky Coyne; Terry; Mr. Wilson; Mr. Black; Miss Small; John Small
Synopsis:
Lucky takes the case of finding a kidnapped painter.
Reprints:

Ticking Treasure (Table of Contents: 11)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Jimmie Nelson; Mr. Neil; Mrs. Nelson
Synopsis:
Jimmie is saving money from his job so he can get his mother's clock fixed.
Reprints:

["A strange, mysterious woman..."] (Table of Contents: 12)

Lady Satan / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
George Tuska
Inks:
George Tuska
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Lady Satan (introduction and origin); Captain Fritz (villain, Lady Satan's escort, double agent); General Schultz (villain); un-named Nazis (villains, many die); Major X-9
Synopsis:
Lady Satan is born out of an act of war when the Nazis bomb a ship she was on, killing everyone on board, including her fiance, and she swears revenge upon them. Her first assignment is to get the plans for a Nazi sub-detector into the hands of English military Major X-9.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Art credits added and confirmed by Bill Black. Lady Satan uses a chlorine gun as her only weapon.

Stamp-O-Grams (Table of Contents: 13)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction
Characters:
Wallace Beery; Abraham Lincoln

Indexer Notes

Facts about stamps.

["Inspired by the heroic knights of old, Denis Knight, wealthy American sportsman, adopts the role of the Green Knight..."] (Table of Contents: 14)

Green Knight / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Al Plastino
Inks:
Al Plastino
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Green Knight [Denis Knight] (introduction); Lance Cooper; Dale Patterson
Synopsis:
The Green Knight fights a vampire.
Reprints:

["The owl sits beside a hen..."] (Table of Contents: 15)

That's Odd! / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction
Characters:
Solomon
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Various illustrated facts.

["Can an ace pilot in an obsolete crate cope with trained men in the most modern planes?"] (Table of Contents: 16)

Serg't Bell / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
aviation; war
Characters:
Sergeant Bell
Synopsis:
Sergeant Bell and his fellow pilots have to defend their airfield at all costs from Nazi attacks.
Reprints:

[Wings of America] (Table of Contents: 17) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

["The greatest show on Earth"] (Table of Contents: 18) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)