(April 1942)

Lev Gleason, 1942 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale date
1942-01-19
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Comic House, Inc.
Brand
Published by Comic House Inc.
Editing
Lev Gleason ?
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Golden Age U.S.; later standard Silver 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, 1942, New Series, Vol. 37, No. 2.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Crimebuster / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Bob Wood ?
Inks
Bob Wood ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Crimebuster; Bombshell; Swoop Storm; Pepper Casey

[Origin of Crimebuster] (Table of Contents: 1)

Crimebuster / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
Charles Biro
Pencils
Charles Biro
Inks
Charles Biro
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Of what stuff are heroes made?
Genre
adventure
Characters
Crimebuster [Chuck Chandler] (introduction, origin); Mr. Chandler (introduction, death); Mrs. Chandler (introduction, death); Squeeks (a monkey, Crimebuster's pet)(introduction); Iron Jaw [Von Schmidt](introduction); Hansel
Reprints

Shadows in the Night (Table of Contents: 2)

Young Robinhood / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Characters
Young Robinhood (first appearance)

Welcome Crimebuster! (Table of Contents: 3)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
Charles Biro
Pencils
Charles Biro
Inks
Charles Biro
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Crimebuster; Sqeeks, Daredevil

Indexer Notes

Daredevil welcomes Crimebuster

Case of Michael "Red" MacGonigle (Table of Contents: 4)

Case #1001 / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Dick Wood (credited)
Pencils
Edd Ashe [as Ed Ashe, Jr.](credited)
Inks
Edd Ashe [as Ed Ashe, Jr.](credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
crime

[Swoop Saves a Plane] (Table of Contents: 5)

Swoop Storm / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Charles Biro ?
Pencils
Charles Biro ?
Inks
Charles Biro ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Swoop Storm (first appearance)

The Boy of To-Day in the Land of Yesteryear (Table of Contents: 6)

Yankee Longago / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Dick Briefer (credited)
Pencils
Dick Briefer (credited)
Inks
Dick Briefer (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
George "Yankee" Longago (first appearance)

Daredevil Meets the Monster of Martinique (Table of Contents: 7)

Daredevil / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Dick Wood
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Daredevil stood on the peak of Mount Titian and gazed out over the sea of...
Genre
superhero
Characters
Daredevil [Bart Hill]; Remanjon
Keywords
Matinique

[Introducing the Midget Mauler] (Table of Contents: 8)

Pepper Casey / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Carl Hubbell
Inks
Carl Hubbell
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Pepper Casey (first appearance)

George Noble (Table of Contents: 9)

Boy Comics Hero of the Month / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Charles Biro ?
Pencils
Charles Biro ?
Inks
Charles Biro ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Son of War (Table of Contents: 10)

Bombshell / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Dick Wood
Pencils
? [as Michael]
Inks
? [as Michael]
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Bombshell (first appearance, son of Mars); Hitler (villain)
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Crimebuster
  2. 1. [Origin of Crimebuster]
    Crimebuster
  3. 2. Shadows in the Night
    Young Robinhood
  4. 3. Welcome Crimebuster!
  5. 4. Case of Michael "Red" MacGonigle
    Case #1001
  6. 5. [Swoop Saves a Plane]
    Swoop Storm
  7. 6. The Boy of To-Day in the Land of Yesteryear
    Yankee Longago
  8. 7. Daredevil Meets the Monster of Martinique
    Daredevil
  9. 8. [Introducing the Midget Mauler]
    Pepper Casey
  10. 9. George Noble
    Boy Comics Hero of the Month
  11. 10. Son of War
    Bombshell
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