(February 1941)

Dell, 1936 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1941-01-02
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Editing
?
Color
Color
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. 2.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Professor Supermind and Son / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Maurice Kashuba
Inks
Maurice Kashuba
Colors
?
Letters
?

Movie Memo (Table of Contents: 1)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
? [as Chuck] (signed)
Inks
? [as Chuck] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction
Characters
Gary Cooper; Jimmy Cagney; Rochester [Eddie Anderson]

Indexer Notes

On inside front cover.

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

Professor Supermind and Son / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
In his famous mountain-top laboratory...
Genre
superhero
Characters
Professor Supermind [Professor Warren] (introduction, origin); Dan Warren (professor's son, introduction, origin)

Indexer Notes

Art credits confirmed in Alter Ego #151 (March 2018).

Splash page states "Copr., 1941, R. S. Callender."

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

Heroes / text article / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Roy Humphries (signed)
Inks
Roy Humphries (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Cher Ami
Genre
non-fiction; animal
Characters
Tony (a horse); Tom Mix; Cher Ami (a pigeon)

Win This Gas Model Plane! (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Model Airplane Club / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Take a Minute to Win 5 Dollars (Table of Contents: 5)

Popular Comics Contest / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Pete Bono (Table of Contents: 6)

Gang Busters / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
crime
Characters
Chief John Winston; Mr. Loeder; Mr. Smith (death); Pete Bono (villain); Bo Baxter (villain)
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Based on radio show.

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

Wally Williams, American Boy / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Victor Boni (credited)
Pencils
Tom Hickey (signed)
Inks
Tom Hickey (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Time again for winter sports at Elmhurst...
Genre
sports; teen
Characters
Wally Williams; Gramps Williams; Arlene Grahame; Betty Riley; Duke Baxter; Major Reames; Ted Jackson

Indexer Notes

Signed on last page of story.

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

The Hurricane Kids / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Albert Hartje (credited)
Pencils
Will Ely (credited)
Inks
Will Ely (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Shipwrecked on an unmapped island...
Genre
adventure
Characters
The Hurricane Kids [Alan Burnham; Dave Burnham]; Omu; Captain Bill Brady; Chief Longspear; Maya

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

The Voice / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jim Chambers (credited)
Inks
Jim Chambers (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
There's a beautiful sight, Curly...
Genre
detective-mystery
Characters
The Voice [Tim Brant]; Curly Rand; Professor Bert Wilson; Harry Law
Keywords
F.B.I.

Stamps (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

The Dead Can Kill! (Table of Contents: 11)

A War Bird's Story / text story / 1.5 pages (report information)

Script
Allen Blane (credited)
Pencils
Hal Bittner [as HB] (signed)
Inks
Hal Bittner [as HB] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
war

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

Dr. Hormone / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ralph Carlson (credited)
Inks
Ralph Carlson (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Message for you, Doctor.
Genre
adventure
Characters
Dr. Hormone; Jane Hormone; The Thinker
Keywords
Ku Klux Klan; Nazis

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

Martan the Marvel Man / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
This is a lovely picnic, Martan!
Genre
science fiction
Characters
Martan the Marvel Man; Vana; General Pelton

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 14)

The Masked Pilot / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bob Jenney (credited)
Inks
Bob Jenney (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Held prisoner with the crew of a new patrol...
Genre
adventure; aviation
Characters
The Masked Pilot; Tom; Sgt. Jenkins; Otto

Act Now! (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

Remington Rand Inc. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Get This Cowboy Carbine With Your Christmas Money (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

Daisy Manufacturing Company; Red Ryder / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Professor Supermind and Son
  2. 1. Movie Memo
  3. 2. ["In his famous mountain-top laboratory..."]
    Professor Supermind and Son
  4. 3. ["Cher Ami"]
    Heroes
  5. 4. Win This Gas Model Plane!
    Model Airplane Club
  6. 5. Take a Minute to Win 5 Dollars
    Popular Comics Contest
  7. 6. Pete Bono
    Gang Busters
  8. 7. ["Time again for winter sports at Elmhurst..."]
    Wally Williams, American Boy
  9. 8. ["Shipwrecked on an unmapped island..."]
    The Hurricane Kids
  10. 9. ["There's a beautiful sight, Curly..."]
    The Voice
  11. 10. Stamps
  12. 11. The Dead Can Kill!
    A War Bird's Story
  13. 12. ["Message for you, Doctor."]
    Dr. Hormone
  14. 13. ["This is a lovely picnic, Martan!"]
    Martan the Marvel Man
  15. 14. ["Held prisoner with the crew of a new patrol..."]
    The Masked Pilot
  16. 15. Act Now!
    Remington Rand Inc.
  17. 16. Get This Cowboy Carbine With Your Christmas Money
    Daisy Manufacturing Company; Red Ryder
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