(October-December 1942)

Dell, 1942 Series
< Previous Issue |
| Next Issue >
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
68
Indicia frequency
Quarterly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Editing
?
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

Copyright 1942 by Dell Publishing Co.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
war
Characters
Lt. Commander Lewis S. Parks; General Joseph W. Stilwell; Brig. General James Doolittle

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

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
? (painting)
Inks
? (painting)
Colors
? (painting)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
When many tons of hand grenades on Namsos wharf had been set on fire
Genre
non-fiction; war
Characters
Lt. Stannard; Second-Lt. Richard W. Annand; Jack Mantle; C.S.M. Gristock

Indexer Notes

On inside front and back covers.

The Flying Tigers (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Worth Carnahan [as W. Carnahan] (credited)
Pencils
Bob Jenney [as R. L. Jenney] (credited)
Inks
Bob Jenney [as R. L. Jenney] (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
war
Characters
The Flying Tigers; Captain Claire L. Chennault; Generalissimo Chiang Kai-Shek; Japanese (villains)

Adrift on a Raft (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
war
Characters
Dixon; Gene Aldridge; Tony Pastula

Thru Fire and Water! (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Tom Hickey (signed)
Inks
Tom Hickey (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
war
Characters
Commander Robinson; Commander Coggins; Commander Van Bergen; Lt. Commander Drury; Japanese (villains)

Indexer Notes

Pages 2-12 includes a drawing of a ship or other war type item and a description on the bottom 1/4 of the page.

Lieut.-Gen. Joseph W. Stilwell (Table of Contents: 5)

text story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; war
Characters
Lieut.-Gen. Joseph W. Stilwell; Generalissimo Chiang Kai-Shek
Synopsis
Brief look at the career of Lieut.-Gen. Joseph W. Stilwell.

Indexer Notes

Story is signed on last page, but initials are unclear.

The First Bombing of Japan (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Worth Carnahan [as W. B. Carnahan] (credited)
Pencils
Jim Chambers (credited)
Inks
Jim Chambers (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
war
Characters
General James Doolittle; President Franklin D. Roosevelt; Adolf Hitler (cameo, villain); Japanese (villains); Emperor Hirohito (villain)

Commando Raid (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
John Forte [as Forte] (signed)
Inks
John Forte [as Forte] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
war
Characters
Dick; Harry; Tommy; Nazis (villains); Herr Oberst (villain)

Heroes of the Depths (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
war
Characters
Lt. Commander Lewis S. Parks

Corregidor "The Gibraltar of the Pacific" (Table of Contents: 9)

text story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Worth Carnahan [as W]; E. C. Stoner (signed)
Inks
Worth Carnahan [as W]; E. C. Stoner (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
war
Characters
Lt.-General Jonathan M. Wainwright; General Douglas MacArthur; Japanese (villains); General Yamashita (villain)

Indexer Notes

Signature identification of "W in a box" by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr. (May 2011).
Also, there are a couple panels at the bottom of the story pages, that have an expanded illustration and description of an item from the story, which are signed by E. C. Stoner.

"Catalina" Foils the Waves (Table of Contents: 10)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Will Rowland (credited)
Inks
Will Rowland (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
war
Characters
Ensign Francis E. Pinter; Bezanson

Mihailovich the Unconquered (Table of Contents: 11)

text story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
war
Characters
General Draja Mihailovich; Nazis (villains)
Synopsis
Brief look at the career of Draja Mihailovich.

The Fire-Eaters of the U.S.S. "Pigeon" (Table of Contents: 12)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Will Rowland (credited)
Inks
Will Rowland (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
war

Hats Off to Captain Hewitt T. Wheless! (Table of Contents: 13)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
war
Characters
Captain Hewitt T. Wheless; Joe; Mrs. Wheless; President Franklin D. Roosevelt (cameo); Japanese (villains)

Indexer Notes

Pages 1-6 includes a drawing of a ship or other war type item or manuever and a description on the bottom 1/3 of the page.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 14)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
? (painting)
Inks
? (painting)
Colors
? (painting)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Flight-Lieut, Roderick Learoyd, V.C.
Genre
non-fiction; war
Characters
Roderick Learoyd

Indexer Notes

Back cover.