Real Life Comics #v2#3 (6)
(July 1942)

Pines, 1941 Series
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Volume
2
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale Date
1942-05-19
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Nedor Publishing Company
Editing
Ned Pines [as N. L. Pines]

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. 3.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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Letters
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Genre
non-fiction; war
Characters
Franklin D. Roosevelt (inset); John Paul Jones (inset); Ulysses S. Grant (inset); Vice Admiral Helfrich (inset); Wild Bill Hickok (inset); Peter the Great (inset); Blackbeard (inset)
Keywords
battleship

Fight for the Future (Table of Contents: 1)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Ned Pines ?
Letters
Typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Let's talk seriously about this war situation.

Indexer Notes

inside front cover has table of contents and a letter from the editor

The United States Navy (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
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Letters
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
In 1777, as John Paul Jones steered the cruiser...
Genre
non-fiction; history; war
Characters
John Paul Jones; George Washington; Capt. Hull; Capt. Decatur; Capt. Ericsson; General Billy Mitchell; Franklin D. Roosevelt
Synopsis
the story of America's Fighting ships and the fighting men who manned them.
Keywords
Merrimac

Lieutenant Boyd D. Wagner (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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In 1938, a 21-year old cadet soloed at Randolph Field...
Genre
biography
Characters
Lt. Boyd D. Wagner; Uncle Sam
Keywords
dogfight; World War II

Japan the Rise of Yellow Fascism (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
A. M. Froehlich (signed)
Inks
?
Colors
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Letters
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
From a past marked with barbarity and conquest...
Genre
non-fiction; history; war
Characters
Emperor Hideyoshi; Emperor Iyemitsu; Commodore Perry; Adolph Hitler; Premier Okada; Admiral Saito; Franklin D. Roosevelt
Keywords
World War I; World War II

Indexer Notes

Signed on the last story page, fifth panel by the artist.

General U. S. Grant (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Maurice Gutwirth (signed)
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
A great military leader whose victories saved the republic!
Genre
biography
Characters
Ulysses S. Grant; Simon Bolivar Buchner; Julia Grant; Abraham Lincoln; General Halleck; General Johnston; Stanton; General Robert E. Lee
Keywords
Civil War; Shiloh

Indexer Notes

Life story of Ulysses S. Grant from a farmer to President of the United States.

Signed by the artist on the last story page, 6th panel.

John Poe Soldier of Fortune (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Boy, will you look at that Poe go!
Genre
biography
Characters
John Poe

Peter the Great Father of Russia (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 10 pages (report information)

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Letters
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Genre
biography
Characters
Peter the Great; Martvyeev; Vassily; Sophia; Francois Lefort; Eudoxia Lupokhina; Capt. Aleksyeevich; King Charles; Catherine

The Fighting Admiral (Table of Contents: 8)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Charles Stoddard
Pencils
? (photo)
Inks
? (photo)
Letters
Typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Before the turn of the century a young Dutch boy looked out across the rolling swells...
Genre
biography
Synopsis
Vice-Admiral C.E.L. Helfrich Comander In Chief of the Far Eastern Fleet of the United Nations

Wild Bill Hickok (Table of Contents: 9)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
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Pencils
Chas. M. Quinlin
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
In 1855, at the headquarters of General Jim Lane's...
Genre
biography
Characters
Wild Bill Hickok; General Jim Lane; Ted Bartles; Tom Quinlan; Josh

Blackbeard the Pirate (Table of Contents: 10)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
You sent for me?
Genre
biography
Characters
Mr. Teach [Blackbeard]; Lt. Maynard

Alaska Titan of the North (Table of Contents: 11)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
At the close of the Civil War...
Genre
non-fiction; history
Characters
Secretary William H. Seward
Keywords
Skagway Trail

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

Remington Deluxe Noiseless Portable Typewriter / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Letter from Henry Morgenthau, Jr. (Table of Contents: 13)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script
Henry Morgenthau, Jr.
Letters
Henry Morgenthau, Jr.

Indexer Notes

letter from the Secretary of the Treasury urging you to buy United States Savings Bonds and Stamps. Back cover.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. Fight for the Future
  3. 2. The United States Navy
  4. 3. Lieutenant Boyd D. Wagner
  5. 4. Japan the Rise of Yellow Fascism
  6. 5. General U. S. Grant
  7. 6. John Poe Soldier of Fortune
  8. 7. Peter the Great Father of Russia
  9. 8. The Fighting Admiral
  10. 9. Wild Bill Hickok
  11. 10. Blackbeard the Pirate
  12. 11. Alaska Titan of the North
  13. 12. ["This beautiful desk for only $1.00"]
    Remington Deluxe Noiseless Portable Typewriter
  14. 13. Letter from Henry Morgenthau, Jr.
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