(April 1942)

Lev Gleason, 1941 Series
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Volume
?
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
68 ?
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1942-02-06
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
?
Brand
Published by Comic House Inc.
Editing
Charles Biro; Bob Wood
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Golden Age US
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)

Daredevil / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Charles Biro [as Biro] (signed)
Inks
Charles Biro [as Biro] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
One chance in a million!
Genre
superhero
Characters
Daredevil [Bart Hill]; The Claw (inset)
Reprints
Keywords
train

The Champion of Crime (Table of Contents: 1)

Daredevil / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
Charles Biro; Bob Wood
Pencils
Charles Biro [as Biro] (signed)
Inks
Charles Biro [as Biro] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
From the beginning of time, men have gone...
Genre
superhero
Characters
Daredevil [Bart Hill] (origin, flashback); Mr. Pat McGuire (first appearance); Mrs. Pat McGuire (first appearance); Mike McGuire (first appearance); The Bolt [Flash Farnum] (first appearance, villain, death, flashback); Tonia Saunders

[Crippled Vengeance: Ch. 4] (Table of Contents: 2)

Thirteen and Jinx / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Dick Wood
Pencils
Bernard Klein
Inks
Bernard Klein
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
We left Thirteen and Jinx at the wrong end of a...
Characters
Thirteen [Harold Higgins]; Jinx [Darrel Creig]; King Questionmark (villain, death); Goebbels (villain, death); Professor Venom (first appearance, villain); Nazis (villains)

Brush-'Em-Off Syndicate (Table of Contents: 3)

Sniffer / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Charles Biro ?
Pencils
Carl Hubbell [as Hub] (signed)
Inks
Carl Hubbell [as Hub] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Here he is!... Even as a baby, Sniffer displayed...
Characters
Sniffer; Juan Hernandez (first appearance); Slugs Moroni (first appearance, villain); Fingers Thompson (first appearance, villain); Spizola and his mob (first appearance, villains); a spy (first appearance, villain)

On Mystery Mountain (Table of Contents: 4)

Crimebuster / text story / 2.66 pages (report information)

Script
Dick Wood [credited]
Pencils
Charles Biro (illos) [as Biro] (signed)
Inks
Charles Biro (illos) [as Biro] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The March wind tore around the summit of Mystery Mountain and...
Characters
Crimebuster [Chuck Chandler]; Gargantua (monkey); Nazis
Keywords
Mystery Mountain

[In India] (Table of Contents: 5)

Houdonnit the Great / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Houdonnit, the great miss-tic muffer, who awes the world (and himself) with his colossal goose eggs! Right now, he is crossing the...
Genre
humor
Characters
Houdonnit (first appearance, a magician); Mustuppa
Keywords
Gooby Desert

[The Bronx Terror] (Table of Contents: 6)

Real American #1 / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Say, Lilly, you're doing all right by that bow and arrow.
Characters
Bronze Terror [Jeff Dixon]; Lippy Louie (first appearance, villain); Lilly; Chief (Jeff Dixon's father); Blackie Dawson
Keywords
New York

The Boar Returns! (Table of Contents: 7)

London / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Frank Volp (signed)
Inks
Frank Volp (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
From the mouth of evil, from the home of hate, steps Hitler's prize monsters of...
Characters
London [Marc Holmes]; Winston Churchill; The Boar (villain); Tong (a boar, The Boar's pet); Leslie

[Contract on Pat Patriot] (Table of Contents: 8)

Pat Patriot / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
As Pat Patriot, America's Joan of Arc heads back to New York City from Hollywood...
Characters
Pat Patriot [Patricia Patrios]; Mr. MacDonald (first appearance); Coaky (first appearance, villain); Marky (first appearance, villain); other hoods (first appearance, villains)

[What Price Fighters?] (Table of Contents: 9)

Whirlwind / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Terry Turner, hailed by his friends as "Whirlwind" and brightest contender for the...
Characters
Whirlwind [Terry Turner]; Leo Millstream (first appearance); George Golden (first appearance); Warren Famen (first appearance, villain); Jackie Wings; Veronica Pond

The Claw Has Failed! (Table of Contents: 10)

Claw / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Wood (signed)
Pencils
Bob Wood (signed)
Inks
Bob Wood (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Heil Hitler!
Characters
Claw (villain); Ghost [Brad Hendricks]; Kloglo (first appearance, villain)
Synopsis
Kloglo arrives in New York to help Claw deal with the Ghost.
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["One chance in a million!"]
    Daredevil
  2. 1. The Champion of Crime
    Daredevil
  3. 2. [Crippled Vengeance: Ch. 4]
    Thirteen and Jinx
  4. 3. Brush-'Em-Off Syndicate
    Sniffer
  5. 4. On Mystery Mountain
    Crimebuster
  6. 5. [In India]
    Houdonnit the Great
  7. 6. [The Bronx Terror]
    Real American #1
  8. 7. The Boar Returns!
    London
  9. 8. [Contract on Pat Patriot]
    Pat Patriot
  10. 9. [What Price Fighters?]
    Whirlwind
  11. 10. The Claw Has Failed!
    Claw
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