(April 1941)

Dell, 1936 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1941-02-28
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Editing
Helen Meyer

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
Ralph Carlson ?
Inks
Ralph Carlson ?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

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

Indexer Notes

Art credits by Craig Delich 2013-11-22.

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

Carnival / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
none (black and white with red tint)
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
All right, out with it!
Genre
humor

Indexer Notes

"Copr. 1938 by NEA Service, Inc."
Six single panel cartoons on inside front cover.

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

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

Script
?
Pencils
Ralph Carlson
Inks
Ralph Carlson
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Look, Dad, another kidnap case.
Genre
superhero
Characters
Professor Supermind [Professor Warren]; Son [Dan Warren]; gang of kidnappers (villains)
Synopsis
Professor Supermid uses his amazing invention, the Televisoscope, to help the authorities crack a kidnapping racket.
Reprints
Keywords
Televisoscope

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Bill Black.
"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] (signed)
Inks
Bill Ely [as Will Ely] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Where are we bound this trip, lads?
Genre
adventure
Characters
The Hurricane Kids [Alan Burnham; Dave Burnham]; Captain Bill Brady; Chief Longspear; Maya; Omu
Keywords
castle; dinosaurs

Indexer Notes

"Copr., 1941, by R. S. Callender."
Art signed on last page of story.

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

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
Tim, there's a man in the outer office
Genre
detective-mystery; superhero
Characters
The Voice [Tim Brant]; Curly Rand; Harry Boyd; Professor Bert Wilson; Colonel Messerman (villain)

Indexer Notes

"Copr., 1941, by R. S. Callender."

Timberline (Table of Contents: 5)

The Curious World / text article / 0.6 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

"Copr. 1938 by NEA Service, Inc."

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

advertisement / 0.4 page (report information)

[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
Ooh, I'm so thrilled!
Genre
adventure; sports
Characters
Wally Williams; Arlene Grahame; Buck Bradley; Gramps [Walter Williams]; Jill; Mary Anderson; Ted Jackson
Keywords
Belmont College; Elmhurst College; ice skating; ski jump; snow skiing; Winter Carnival

Indexer Notes

Art signed on last page of story.

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

Herky / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Clyde Lewis (signed)
Pencils
Clyde Lewis
Inks
Clyde Lewis
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Bubble dust!
Genre
humor; children
Characters
Herky; Herky's mother; Honey
Reprints
  • from Herky Sunday (NEA Service, Inc.) 1939.xx.xx

Indexer Notes

"Copr. 1939 by NEA Service, Inc."

["Hermit" Hacker] (Table of Contents: 9)

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

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

Genre
crime
Characters
Officer Nelson; Mrs. Derby (corpse); Will Derby (corpse); Hermit Hacker (villain)

Indexer Notes

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

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

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hey, boss- look at this!
Genre
adventure; aviation
Characters
The Masked Pilot; Tom; A. Hogson McGreedy; Red Mackay
Keywords
Careyville

Indexer Notes

"Copr., 1941, by R. S. Callender."

The Ordeal of Edith Cavell (Table of Contents: 11)

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

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

Genre
spy; war
Characters
Edith Cavell; Louise Thouliez; Philippe Baucq
Keywords
Belgium; Red Cross; World War I

Indexer Notes

"Copr., 1941, by R. S. Callender."

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

Martan the Marvel Man / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
G. Ellerbrock (signed)
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Martan's space plane is leading the American expeditionary fleet
Genre
science fiction; superhero
Characters
Martan the Marvel Man; Admiral Flagg (voice only); Commander Steerforth (voice only); Vana; Colonel Wamm (villain); The Spacemen (villains)

Indexer Notes

"Copr., 1941, by R. S. Callender."

Red-Bearded Fakir of IPI (Table of Contents: 13)

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

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

Genre
adventure; historical; spy
Characters
Mirza Ali Khan [also as Fakir of Ipi; also as Firebrand]
Keywords
British

Indexer Notes

"Copr., 1941, by R. S. Callender."

Look! 115 Prizes (Table of Contents: 14)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
?

[Ten Thousand] (Table of Contents: 15)

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

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

Genre
non-fiction
Characters
Admiral Byrd; Cyrus

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

The Sky Hawk / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
We're heading into the mountains where the temple is located
Genre
adventure
Characters
Lt. Storm Allen; Lucky Lane; Buzz Magee; Mr. Allen; Judy Baines
Keywords
Japanese; temple

Indexer Notes

"Copr., 1941, by R. S. Callender."
Art signed on last page of story.

Help Solve a Mystery! (Table of Contents: 17) (Expand) /

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

This Beautiful Desk for Only $1.00 (Table of Contents: 18) (Expand) /

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

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Professor Supermind and Son
  2. 1. ["All right, out with it!"]
    Carnival
  3. 2. ["Look, Dad, another kidnap case."]
    Professor Supermind and Son
  4. 3. ["Where are we bound this trip, lads?"]
    The Hurricane Kids
  5. 4. ["Tim, there's a man in the outer office"]
    The Voice
  6. 5. Timberline
    The Curious World
  7. 6. Stamps
  8. 7. ["Ooh, I'm so thrilled!"]
    Wally Williams, American Boy
  9. 8. ["Bubble dust!"]
    Herky
  10. 9. ["Hermit" Hacker]
    Gang Busters
  11. 10. ["Hey, boss- look at this!"]
    The Masked Pilot
  12. 11. The Ordeal of Edith Cavell
    True Spy Stories
  13. 12. ["Martan's space plane is leading the American expeditionary fleet"]
    Martan the Marvel Man
  14. 13. Red-Bearded Fakir of IPI
    True Spy Stories
  15. 14. Look! 115 Prizes
    Popular Comics Contest
  16. 15. [Ten Thousand]
    Did You Know That
  17. 16. ["We're heading into the mountains where the temple is located"]
    The Sky Hawk
  18. 17. Help Solve a Mystery!
    Dick Tracy
  19. 18. This Beautiful Desk for Only $1.00
    Remington Rand Inc.
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