(November 1942)

Pines, 1942 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
68
Indicia frequency
quarterly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Nedor Publishing Company
Editing
Ned Pines
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock
newsprint
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Pyroman, Black Terror / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

[The Mars Factor] (Table of Contents: 1)

Pyroman / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Adolf Hitler (villain); Nazis (villain); Schnubel (villain, introduction, death); Boxer (villain, introduction, death); another agent (villain, introduction, death)
Synopsis
Adolf Hitler comes up with the idea to use Mars to help defeat America. He pays Schnubel to use a projector he has developed that can simulate Mars' atmosphere on earth. Schnubel uses his projector on the city and it is up to Pyroman to figure out how to stop him.
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Indexer Notes

First sentence in the story is "Dick Martin, a young research student, is mistakenly charged with murder and electrocuted!".

The Law Dog (Table of Contents: 2)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Tex Mumford
Letters
typeset

The Mystery Submarine (Table of Contents: 3)

Doc Strange / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jack Binder [as Binder] (signed)
Inks
Jack Binder [as Binder] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Doc Strange [Dr. Hugo Strange]; Mike; Virginia; Nomura (villain, introduction); the Japanese (villains)
Synopsis
Doc and Mike tackle the mystery of mysterious planes prowling the sky at night, only to disappear when Army fighters go aloft. Once they discover the Japanese are using a submarine aircraft carrier, they go in for the kill.
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Indexer Notes

Art credits by Bill Black.

[Carney's Graft Racket] (Table of Contents: 4)

Black Terror / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Augie Carney (villain, introduction); Lt. Dean (villain, introduction); Adam Green (introduction, death); Chase (introduction, death)

Baldur Takes the Cake (Table of Contents: 5)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Charles S. Strong
Letters
typeset

[The Garroter] (Table of Contents: 6)

Liberator / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
The Garroter (villain, introduction); Torquo (villain, introduction); Kranz (villain, introduction)
Reprints

Roll Out the Barrels (Table of Contents: 7)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Sam Brant
Letters
typeset

Characters
Jimmy Blue

[The Scourge Strikes] (Table of Contents: 8)

Captain Future / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Kin Platt
Inks
Kin Platt
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
The Scourge (villain, introduction, death?)
Reprints
Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Pyroman, Black Terror
  2. 1. [The Mars Factor]
    Pyroman
  3. 2. The Law Dog
  4. 3. The Mystery Submarine
    Doc Strange
  5. 4. [Carney's Graft Racket]
    Black Terror
  6. 5. Baldur Takes the Cake
  7. 6. [The Garroter]
    Liberator
  8. 7. Roll Out the Barrels
  9. 8. [The Scourge Strikes]
    Captain Future
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Lou Mougin
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  • Mike Nielsen
  • Darrel McCann
  • Craig Delich
  • Len Wolinsky
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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  • Lou Mougin