A-1 #7
([January 1947])

Magazine Enterprises, 1945 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
On-sale date
1946-12-14 ?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Compix, 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

Indicia states: A-1 No. 7. Published by Compix, Inc.

The date entered in the "On Sale Date" field for the A-1 series is the copyright date derived from the actual Library of Congress copyright documentation (available on www.archive.org). Of the 139 issues of A-1, copyright dates are missing for A-1 #1, 2, 4, 6, 7, 9, 11, 12, 15, 31, 55, 77, 88, 108, 121, 123, 127, 129, 134, and 137. Copyright dates for those missing issues can be extrapolated from surrounding issues. Cover dates with no month can be estimated using the copyright dates. The copyright date for this issue is estimated.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Corsair / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Chas. M. Quinlan
Inks
Chas. M Quinlan
Colors
?

Genre
adventure; humor
Characters
The Corsair; Wanda Storey [The Raven]

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

Cuckoo / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Synopsis
parrot strip

Indexer Notes

Printed in black-and-white on inside front cover .

The Corsair Welcomes A Pirate (Table of Contents: 2)

The Corsair / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Chas. M. Quinlan
Inks
Chas. M Quinlan
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure
Characters
The Corsair; Raven

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

Teddy Rich / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ted Miller (signed)
Inks
Ted Miller (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Bucksome Estate
Genre
humor
Characters
Teddy Rich; Teddy's dog; Brooks; Skinny; unnamed kid; unnamed matron
Keywords
wordless

Indexer Notes

Pencil and ink credits from Grant Miller, son of Ted Miller via Shaun Clancy on the Comics History Exchange page on Facebook (May 8, 2014).
Original pencil and ink credit was given to "Ted Clulles" which was just a misreading of the signature.
Wordless strip.

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

The Masquerader / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Chet Jasinski
Inks
Chet Jasinski
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
drama; crime
Characters
The Masquerader

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

Tommy Tinker / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Tommy Tinker; Joey

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

A-1 Humor / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
Gregory d'Alessio
Pencils
Gregory d'Alessio
Inks
Gregory d'Alessio
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Ye Gods - again?
Genre
humor
Synopsis
1 page of 4 one-panel gag strips

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

Taffy / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Vernon Henkel
Inks
Vernon Henkel
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure
Characters
Taffy Blake
Synopsis
inroducing Taffy Blake intrepid young adventuress working for international insurance syndicate as a trouble shooter whose wit plus beauty makes her unique in the field of crime investigation

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

Teddy Rich / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ted Miller (signed)
Inks
Ted Miller (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Oh, Brooks!
Genre
humor
Characters
Teddy Rich; Teddy's dog; unnamed matron; Brooks; Skinny; unnamed kid; Sandra; Johnnie Churnwater; other unnamed party guests

Indexer Notes

Pencil and ink credits from Grant Miller, son of Ted Miller via Shaun Clancy on the Comics History Exchange page on Facebook (May 8, 2014).
Original pencil and ink credit was given to "Ted Clulles" which was just a misreading of the signature.

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

Tugboat Tim / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ted Miller (signed)
Inks
Ted Miller (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
It's So Quiet an' Peaceful...
Genre
humor
Characters
Tugboat Tim [Tim Hennessey]; Salty McBrine; Scarlett; Rocky; Rocky's thugs; unnamed ship liner Captain; unnamed ship liner crew member

Indexer Notes

Pencil and ink credits from Grant Miller, son of Ted Miller via Shaun Clancy on the Comics History Exchange page on Facebook (May 8, 2014).
Original pencil and ink credit was given to "Ted Clulles" which was just a misreading of the signature.

For the Small Fry (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

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

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    The Corsair
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Cuckoo
  3. 2. The Corsair Welcomes A Pirate
    The Corsair
  4. 3. ["Bucksome Estate"]
    Teddy Rich
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    The Masquerader
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Tommy Tinker
  7. 6. ["Ye Gods - again?"]
    A-1 Humor
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Taffy
  9. 8. ["Oh, Brooks!"]
    Teddy Rich
  10. 9. ["It's So Quiet an' Peaceful..."]
    Tugboat Tim
  11. 10. For the Small Fry
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  • Mike Nielsen
  • John Censullo
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  • Gary L. Watson
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