(September 1957)

Farrell, 1957 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Four Star Comic Corp.
Brand
Ajax; A Farrell Publication
Editing
Ruth Roche (editor); S. M. Iger (Art Editor)

The Rescue (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Iger Shop
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
war

Furlough, Here We Come! (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Iger Shop (as Iger Studio)
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
war
Characters
Andy; Ben; Soon Lee
Synopsis
Andy and Ben, two enlisted G.I.s, take furlough in Pusan. They rescue a damsel in distress, Soon Lee, from an aggressive man, and Andy lines himself up for a date, unaware that Soon Lee is a Communist spy. Andy is taken captive, and is lucky that Ben, jealous of Andy's romance, had tailed them to try to steal Soon Lee for his own.
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Jailbird (Table of Contents: 2)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
war
Reprints

The Rescue (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Iger Shop (as Iger Studio)
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
war
Characters
Pat Thomas; Hank Jones
Synopsis
Pat and Hank become friends while at O.C.S., and Pat becomes fond of Hank's girl. Pat fails out of O.C.S., and before he leaves, he steals Hank's picture of Joan as a keepsake. Pat is assigned to Korea, where in a terrible battle, he is the sole survivor, and is taken prisoner. In a twist of fate, his friend Hank Jones is being held in the same prison. They make a daring escape attempt, and Hank nearly gets caught, but Pat sacrifices himself to get Hank free, confessing his love for Joan to Hank before he dies.
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Eagle of the Sea (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Oliver Wendell Holmes; ?
Pencils
Iger Shop (as Iger Studio)
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
war
Characters
Captain Samuel Nicholson; Paul Revere
Synopsis
A historical telling of the events that led to the building of the Revolutionary warship, Old Ironsides, including her capture and re-taking. Concludes with a poem by Oliver Wendell Holmes from 1830.
Reprints

The Listening Post (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Iger Shop (as Iger Studio)
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
war
Synopsis
Two G.I.s reluctantly take their shift out at the listening post, and we share their watch, sharing their anxious night of waiting for the sneak attack that could happen at any moment.
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Rescue
  2. 1. Furlough, Here We Come!
  3. 2. Jailbird
  4. 3. The Rescue
  5. 4. Eagle of the Sea
  6. 5. The Listening Post
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