Exciting Comics #v6#3 (18)
(April 1942)

Pines, 1940 Series
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Volume
6
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
monthly with the exception of January, May, September
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Better Publications, Inc.
Editing
Ned Pines [as N. L. Pines] (president)
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover, newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing

Issue Notes

Some information for this index supplied by a scan from http://goldenagecomics.co.uk/.
Revised using a DCM scan (http://digitalcomicmuseum.com/)


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Black Terror / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Elmer Wexler ?
Inks
Elmer Wexler ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Black Terror [Bob Benton]; Tim [Tim Roland]
Keywords
airplanes; bayonets; rifles; stereotyping of east Asians; World War II

Indexer Notes

Cover marquee: "A New Feature The Liberator!.... In This Issue"

[The League of Lilith] (Table of Contents: 1)

The Black Terror / comic story / 14 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
The League of Lilith (villains, intro, all die in this story)

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

The Liberator / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The dark forces of sinister sabotage...

Flying Signal (Table of Contents: 3)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
John S. Endicott
Pencils
? (illustrations)
Inks
? (illustrations)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

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

Sergeant Bill King / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
You sent for me, sir?

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

Gunboat Grey / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ray McGill (signed)
Inks
Ray McGill (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Pretty soft for you, Gunboat...

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6)

Gunboat Grey / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ray McGill (signed)
Inks
Ray McGill (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Cheer up, Gunboat!

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

The Mask / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Kin Platt
Inks
Kin Platt
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The underworld lives in terror of the Mask...
Characters
The Mask [Tony Colby]

[a Cavalcade of Stars! They're America's Best] (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

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

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

Ted Crane / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
George Mandel
Inks
George Mandel
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
In Saigon, French Indo-China...
Characters
Dr. Cobra (villain)

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

Jim Hatfield, Texas Ranger / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I should be hittin' Piute Wells soon!

A Boat for Billy (Table of Contents: 11)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Chuck Stanley
Pencils
? (illustrations)
Inks
? (illustrations)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

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

Crash Carter, Air Cadet / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Ain't you and Stew tired of this book stuff, Crash?

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

Harvey / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
A...a ring did you say?
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    The Black Terror
  2. 1. [The League of Lilith]
    The Black Terror
  3. 2. ["The dark forces of sinister sabotage..."]
    The Liberator
  4. 3. Flying Signal
  5. 4. ["You sent for me, sir?"]
    Sergeant Bill King
  6. 5. ["Pretty soft for you, Gunboat..."]
    Gunboat Grey
  7. 6. ["Cheer up, Gunboat!"]
    Gunboat Grey
  8. 7. ["The underworld lives in terror of the Mask..."]
    The Mask
  9. 8. [a Cavalcade of Stars! They're America's Best]
  10. 9. ["In Saigon, French Indo-China..."]
    Ted Crane
  11. 10. ["I should be hittin' Piute Wells soon!"]
    Jim Hatfield, Texas Ranger
  12. 11. A Boat for Billy
  13. 12. ["Ain't you and Stew tired of this book stuff, Crash?"]
    Crash Carter, Air Cadet
  14. 13. ["A...a ring did you say?"]
    Harvey
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Lou Mougin
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Jean-Francois Masse
  • Peter Croome
  • Gregory Fischer
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