(July 1942)

Eastern Color, 1940 Series
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Price
0.10 USD; 0.15 CAD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
Bi-monthly
On-sale date
1942
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
The Eastern Color Printing Company
Editing
?
Color
color
Dimensions
standard golden age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing

Issue Notes

Canadian price is listed in the indicia.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Music Master / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Music Master [John Wallace]

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

Hydroman / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ben Thompson (signed)
Inks
Ben Thompson (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Bob Blake (Hydroman) begins one of his strangest...
Genre
superhero
Keywords
patriotic

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2)

Man O' Metal / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
H. G. Peter ?
Pencils
H. G. Peter (signed)
Inks
H. G. Peter ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Trying to uncover sabotage...
Genre
superhero
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Credits from the reprint. Artist Peter's signature appears at the bottom of page 3 of the story.

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

The Music Master / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Stephen Douglas
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
John Wallace, the Music Master, has had his first brush...
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Music Master [John Wallace]

Indexer Notes

Writer verified by the Who's Who and added by Craig Delich 2013-2-13.

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

Reg'lar Fellers / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Gene Byrnes
Pencils
Gene Byrnes
Inks
Gene Byrnes
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Three balls and two strikes...
Genre
children; humor

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

Flyin' Jenny / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Russell Keaton
Pencils
Russell Keaton
Inks
Russell Keaton
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
We're in for some blind flying, Cyril--
Genre
adventure; aviation; war
Reprints
  • strip reprints

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

Daredevils of Destiny / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Rentfrow
Pencils
Don Dixon
Inks
Don Dixon
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Private Wasmuth gave his life...

Pirate's Oil (Table of Contents: 7)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Claude Dunnagan (credited)
Pencils
Bill Everett (illustrations) (signed)
Inks
Bill Everett (illustrations) (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
adventure
Characters
Rick; Mr. Mason (Consolidated Oil President); Crawley (villain, Consolidated Oil foreman)
Synopsis
While Rick works on a company report, he discovers a shortage of 5000 gallons of gasoline, and is confronted by the one responsible: the company foreman, Crawley.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Sequence added by Craig Delich 2012-3-19. The text story is out of its proper sequence in the comic.

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

Sgt. Stony Craig / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Don Dixon
Inks
Don Dixon
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Slugger and Fink are A.W.O.L.

Indexer Notes

last appearance

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    The Music Master
  2. 1. ["Bob Blake (Hydroman) begins one of his strangest..."]
    Hydroman
  3. 2. ["Trying to uncover sabotage..."]
    Man O' Metal
  4. 3. ["John Wallace, the Music Master, has had his first brush..."]
    The Music Master
  5. 4. ["Three balls and two strikes..."]
    Reg'lar Fellers
  6. 5. ["We're in for some blind flying, Cyril--"]
    Flyin' Jenny
  7. 6. ["Private Wasmuth gave his life..."]
    Daredevils of Destiny
  8. 7. Pirate's Oil
  9. 8. ["Slugger and Fink are A.W.O.L."]
    Sgt. Stony Craig
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Craig Delich
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Per Sandell
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Jim Stangas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • Gary L. Watson