Spy Cases #10
(April 1952)

Marvel, 1951 Series
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Volume
2
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
Bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Hercules Publishing Corp.
Brand
Atlas [black & white]
Editing
Stan Lee
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Golden Age US
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Joe Maneely (signed)
Inks
Joe Maneely (signed)
Colors
Stan Goldberg

Genre
war

Indexer Notes

Colors: Goldberg credited by himself.

Fangs of the Tiger (Table of Contents: 1)

Doug Grant / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Robert Bernstein
Pencils
Bill Savage
Inks
Bill Savage
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
9585
Genre
adventure; spy
Characters
Doug Grant; the Tiger; Captain Dunsany
Synopsis
Grant is in Tokyo when he finds enemy agents attacking Captain Dunsany. Grant saves Dunsany's life, but the next time they meet Dunsany doesn't recognize him; Grant realizes this Dunsany is an impostor and steals aboard Dunsany's plane where he learns the false Dunsany is the Tiger, a top Communist agent who intended to bomb a UN location with the US plane. The Tiger escapes into Korea but Grant pursues him and takes infra-red pictures of the Tiger's forces to embarrass them internationally.
Keywords
China; North Korea; Peiping; Tokyo; Umaya Bridge

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur Jr.

The Pearl-Murderers (Table of Contents: 2)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
? (illustration)
Inks
? (illustration)
Colors
? (illustration)
Letters
typeset

Job Number
9637
Genre
crime
Reprints

Massacre Mission (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Robert Q. Sale (signed)
Inks
Robert Q. Sale (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
9854
Genre
aviation; war
Characters
Captain Bill Harkness; Eddie
Synopsis
Captain Harkness has been a pilot for a long time but always behaves as though he might not survive a mission, rather than become cocky. After one dangerous mission in Korea, Harkness survives a crash landing back at base, then learns he was the sole survivor of his squad.
Keywords
South Korea

Trail of Doom (Table of Contents: 4)

Doug Grant / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Robert Bernstein
Pencils
Bill Savage
Inks
Bill Savage
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
9662
Genre
adventure; spy
Characters
Doug Grant; Carolyn Dunn; Ali Haroum; Adrena Haroum; a Yogi
Synopsis
After the American Carolyn Dunn goes missing in Kashmir, Doug is sent to investigate Communist involvement, which proves to be part of a plot to take advantage of India and Pakistan's enmity. Grant rescues Carolyn only to be trapped in a canyon. A Yogi breaks his silence to help guide Grant and his friends away from the Communists and Grant buries the Communists in the canyon through a landslide.
Keywords
India; Kashmir; Pakistan

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur Jr.

Night Patrol! (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Sol Brodsky (signed)
Inks
Sol Brodsky (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
9855
Genre
war
Characters
Corporal Dick Helgar; Lieutanant Grogan; Grawley
Synopsis
Corporal Helgar leads a mission into enemy lines to capture a live prisoner. However, the first man they find surrenders easily as he's bait so his own forces can try to take live American prisoners. Helgar covers his men as they head for their trenches with the prisoner. To avoid being taken prisoner, Helgar refuses to surrender and fights to the death.
Keywords
Korea; Korean War
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. Fangs of the Tiger
    Doug Grant
  3. 2. The Pearl-Murderers
  4. 3. Massacre Mission
  5. 4. Trail of Doom
    Doug Grant
  6. 5. Night Patrol!
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