(March 1941)

Dell, 1936 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
monthly
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

Copyright 1941 by Dell Publishing Co., Inc.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Professor Supermind [Professor Warren]; Dan Warren
Reprints

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

Did You Know That / text article / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
With two years of schooling Benjamin Franklin
Genre
non-fiction
Characters
Benjamin Franklin; Alexsanor Sumorrow; Ephraim Scroggs

Indexer Notes

On inside front cover in black, white and red.

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

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Professor Warren, known to the world as America's Supermind, has created two world-shaking inventions
Genre
superhero
Characters
Professor Supermind [Professor Warren]; Dan Warren
Synopsis
Dan destroys an enemy spy base.

Indexer Notes

Copr., 1941, by R. S. Callender

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

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

Script
Albert Hartje (credited)
Pencils
Bill Ely [as Will Ely] (credited)
Inks
Bill Ely [as Will Ely] (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
After the fight with the dwarfish cliff-dwellers...
Genre
adventure
Characters
The Hurricane Kids [Alan Burnham; Dave Burnham]; Omu; Captain Bill Brady; Maya; Chief Longspear

Indexer Notes

Copr., 1941, by R. S. Callender

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

The Voice the Invisible Detective / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Driving home from an upstate business trip, Tim Brant stops at a wayside lunch cart
Genre
detective-mystery
Characters
The Voice [Tim Brant]; Boyd Philips (first appearance); Hook (fist appearance; villain); Red (first appearance; villain); Tony (first appearance; villain)
Synopsis
The Voice captures a gang of counterfeiters.

Indexer Notes

Copr., 1941, by R. S. Callender

Phantasmo Master of the World (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

Dell / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.67 page (report information)

Stamps (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

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

The Sky Hawk / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Robert Turner (credited)
Pencils
Tom Hickey (credited)
Inks
Tom Hickey (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
In the secret, underground room where Judy Baines has been prisoner.
Genre
adventure
Characters
Storm Allen; Lucky Lane; Buzz Magee; Judy Blaine; The Yellow Dragon (villain)

Indexer Notes

Copr., 1941, by R. S. Callender

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

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The above three men are partners in business
Genre
crime
Characters
Mac; Chief John Winston; Amos Tuttle; Ed Price; Mrs. Price; Charles Marcus (villain)

Indexer Notes

Copr. 1941, by Phillips H. Lord, Inc.

Fighting Planes (Table of Contents: 9)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
war

Indexer Notes

Copr., 1941 by R. S. Callender

The Canal Zone Spy (Table of Contents: 10)

True Spy Stories / text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
spy
Characters
Franz Wilhelm

Indexer Notes

Copr., 1941, by R. S. Callender

The Red-Headed Spy Messenger (Table of Contents: 11)

True Spy Stories / text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
spy
Characters
Prisoner No. 13; Johanna Hoffman

Indexer Notes

Copr., 1941, by R. S. Callender

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

The Masked Pilot / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
After their hectic adventure, the Masked Pilot and Tom work for several weeks...
Genre
adventure
Characters
The Masked Pilot; Tom; Jeff Boles; Colonel Hardy; Carson; Jack
Synopsis
The Masked Pilot and Tom stop a spy who is trying to steal a new army fighter-bomber plane.

Indexer Notes

Copr., 1941 by R. S. Callender

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

The Marvel Man / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
G. Ellerbrock (credited)
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The United States Army has destroyed the hormone-treated pests released in this country by the spacemen.
Genre
science fiction
Characters
Martan; Vana; General Pelton; The Spacemen (villains)

Indexer Notes

Copr., 1941, by R. S. Callender

March Popular Comics Contest (Table of Contents: 14)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Regeneration.. (Table of Contents: 15)

This Curious World / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
William Ferguson
Pencils
William Ferguson (signed)
Inks
William Ferguson (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction
Reprints
  • from This Curious World Sunday (NEA Service, Inc.) ?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 16)

Wally Williams / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Winter time at Elmhurst means the big winter carnival.
Genre
adventure
Characters
Wally Williams; Gramps [Walter Williams]; Arlene Grahame; Ted Jackson; Charlie; Joe
Keywords
Elmhurst College

[An Amazing Offer to Magazine Readers] (Table of Contents: 17) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 18) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Professor Supermind and Son
  2. 1. ["With two years of schooling Benjamin Franklin"]
    Did You Know That
  3. 2. ["Professor Warren, known to the world as America's Supermind, has created two world-shaking inventions"]
    Professor Supermind and Son
  4. 3. ["After the fight with the dwarfish cliff-dwellers..."]
    The Hurricane Kids
  5. 4. ["Driving home from an upstate business trip, Tim Brant stops at a wayside lunch cart"]
    The Voice the Invisible Detective
  6. 5. Phantasmo Master of the World
    Dell
  7. 6. Stamps
  8. 7. ["In the secret, underground room where Judy Baines has been prisoner."]
    The Sky Hawk
  9. 8. ["The above three men are partners in business"]
    Gang Busters
  10. 9. Fighting Planes
  11. 10. The Canal Zone Spy
    True Spy Stories
  12. 11. The Red-Headed Spy Messenger
    True Spy Stories
  13. 12. ["After their hectic adventure, the Masked Pilot and Tom work for several weeks..."]
    The Masked Pilot
  14. 13. ["The United States Army has destroyed the hormone-treated pests released in this country by the spacemen."]
    The Marvel Man
  15. 14. March Popular Comics Contest
    Popular Comics Contest
  16. 15. Regeneration..
    This Curious World
  17. 16. ["Winter time at Elmhurst means the big winter carnival."]
    Wally Williams
  18. 17. [An Amazing Offer to Magazine Readers]
  19. 18. [no title indexed]
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