(October 1941)

Dell, 1936 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1941-08-29
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Editing
?
Color
Full Color and Some Black and White
Dimensions
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding
Saddle-Stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

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)

Captain Midnight / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Dan Gormley (signed)
Inks
Dan Gormley (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure; aviation
Characters
Captain Midnight; Phantasmo

Indexer Notes

With a cameo of Phantasmo

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

You're in the Army Now / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
Herc Ficklen
Pencils
Herc Ficklen
Inks
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I think he's a good catch, mother
Genre
humor; military
Synopsis
Four 1-panel jokes.

Indexer Notes

The inside-front cover.

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

Phantasmo, the Master of the World / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Step right up, ladies and gents! Only ten cents for a look at the Moon...
Genre
superhero
Characters
Phantasmo [Phil Anson]; Whizzer McGee (his young friend)

The Rescue Bell (Table of Contents: 3)

Navy Bob's Scrap Book / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; war

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

Captain Midnight / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dan Gormley
Inks
Dan Gormley
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Captain Midnight, champion of the underdog...
Genre
adventure; aviation

Indexer Notes

"Copr. 1941 The Wander Co."

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

Speed Martin / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The thrilling parachute invasion of Germany...
Genre
adventure
Characters
Judy Jackson (ace war correspondent)

The Rocket Boys in Space - Chapter XI (Table of Contents: 6)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
science fiction
Characters
Frank Blade; Mac Harmon

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

The Black Knight / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Gordon Petersen (signed)
Pencils
Erwin L. Hess (signed)
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Night after night, back in old England, as deathly silence creeps...
Genre
adventure; historical

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

Rex, King of the Deep / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Tom Hickey (signed)
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
While Rex and Tim, in their submarines, are convoying the S. S. Cartania...
Genre
adventure

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

Mr. Disrtrict Attorney / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Phillips H. Lord
Pencils
Maurice Kashuba (signed)
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Champion of the people...
Genre
crime

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10)

The Sky Ranger / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Jenney
Pencils
Bob Jenney
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
While at an army air base in northern Alaska...
Genre
adventure; aviation

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

Navy Bob Steele / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
A few days after the Dolan-Malone fight...
Genre
adventure; military

Death Takes a Taxi (Table of Contents: 12)

Philo Vance / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
S. S. Van Dine
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
detective-mystery

Straight from Hollywood! (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

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

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Captain Midnight
  2. 1. ["I think he's a good catch, mother"]
    You're in the Army Now
  3. 2. ["Step right up, ladies and gents! Only ten cents for a look at the Moon..."]
    Phantasmo, the Master of the World
  4. 3. The Rescue Bell
    Navy Bob's Scrap Book
  5. 4. ["Captain Midnight, champion of the underdog..."]
    Captain Midnight
  6. 5. ["The thrilling parachute invasion of Germany..."]
    Speed Martin
  7. 6. The Rocket Boys in Space - Chapter XI
  8. 7. ["Night after night, back in old England, as deathly silence creeps..."]
    The Black Knight
  9. 8. ["While Rex and Tim, in their submarines, are convoying the S. S. Cartania..."]
    Rex, King of the Deep
  10. 9. ["Champion of the people..."]
    Mr. Disrtrict Attorney
  11. 10. ["While at an army air base in northern Alaska..."]
    The Sky Ranger
  12. 11. ["A few days after the Dolan-Malone fight..."]
    Navy Bob Steele
  13. 12. Death Takes a Taxi
    Philo Vance
  14. 13. Straight from Hollywood!
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