(November 1942)

Quality Comics, 1939 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1942-09-25
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Comic Favorites, Inc.
Brand
Quality Comic Group
Editing
Gilbert Fox

Issue Notes

The on-sale date is from the publication date recorded in the Catalog of Copyright Entries, Part 2, Periodicals, 1943, New Series, Vol. 38, No. 2.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Doll Man / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Rudy Palais
Inks
Rudy Palais
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Doll Man [Darrel Dane]; Lala Palooza (inset); Mickey Finn (inset); Swing Sisson (inset); Rusty Ryan (inset)

Indexer Notes

Cover credit by Peter Normanton in his article in Alter Ego (TwoMorrows Publications, 1999 series) #165 (September 2020).

Behind the Head Lines (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Uncle Sam / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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

Doll Man / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bob Fujitani ?
Inks
Bob Fujitani ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The pen is mightier than the sword in the hand of the Doll Man...
Genre
superhero
Characters
Doll Man [Darrel Dane]; Martha Roberts

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

Big Top / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bernard Dibble
Inks
Bernard Dibble
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor

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

Zero, Ghost Detective / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Toni Blum [as Noel Fowler] (signed)
Pencils
Witmer Williams
Inks
Witmer Williams
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Ghosts of the past come to life in this tale of a woman who was...
Genre
detective-mystery
Characters
Zero; Diana Markham (actress)

Indexer Notes

Script credit suggested by the Who's Who.

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

Spider Widow and the Raven / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Borth [as Frank M. Borth] (signed)
Pencils
Frank Borth [as Frank M. Borth] (signed)
Inks
Frank Borth [as Frank M. Borth] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The Spider Widow and The Raven have won nation wide reknown because of their...
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Spider Widow [Dianne Grayton]; The Raven [Tony Grey]

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

Mickey Finn / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Lank Leonard
Pencils
Lank Leonard
Inks
Lank Leonard
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor

Indexer Notes

strip reprints

The Doomed Train (Table of Contents: 7)

Fargo Kid / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Alex Koda [as Alexander Koda] (signed)
Inks
Alex Koda [as Alexander Koda] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
The Fargo Kid [Tim Turner]

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

Lala Palooza / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bernard Dibble
Inks
Bernard Dibble
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Lala Palooza

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9)

Swing Sisson / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Phil Martin (signed)
Pencils
Phil Martin (signed)
Inks
Phil Martin (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The thrill-a-minute band leader of New York's smart Clover Club...
Genre
humor; detective-mystery
Characters
Swing Sisson; Pete jaxon (owner of the Clover Club); Toby (band member); Bonnie (band member)

Swami Salami (Table of Contents: 10)

Poison Ivy / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Gill Fox (signed)
Pencils
Gill Fox (signed)
Inks
Gill Fox (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Poison Ivy

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 11)

Samar / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Charles Sultan
Inks
Charles Sultan
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Glittering, fabulous treasure! Shining gold, tainted with the blood...
Genre
jungle
Characters
Samar

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

Rusty Ryan and the Boyville Brigadiers / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Paul Gustavson (signed)
Pencils
Paul Gustavson (signed)
Inks
Paul Gustavson (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Paul Gustavson

First Line of Dialogue or Text
It burns me up the way that jerk at the Navy Department said
Genre
adventure; children; spy
Characters
Rusty Ryan; The Boyville Brigadiers [Smiley Scott; Ed; Whitey; Scotty; Moi Yutong]; the Nazis (villains)

Indexer Notes

All Gustavson credits verified and courtesy of Terry Gustafson, son of Paul Gustavson.

The Snake Men (Table of Contents: 13)

Perry Scott / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
jungle

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

Homer Doodle and Son / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Arthur Beeman
Pencils
Arthur Beeman
Inks
Arthur Beeman
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 15)

Reynolds of the Mounted / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Art Pinajian (signed)
Inks
Art Pinajian (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
As the enemies of democracy try to bore from within, Sergeant Reynolds...
Genre
adventure; western-frontier
Characters
RCMP Sgt. Jim Reynolds (last appearance); Flatfoot Charlie (his sidekick); nazis

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 16)

Spin Shaw / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Witmer Williams [as Clark Williams] (signed)
Inks
Witmer Williams [as Clark Williams] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The roar of big guns! The crash of giant bombs...
Genre
aviation; war
Characters
Spin Shaw [Capt. S. R. "Spin" Shaw]
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Doll Man
  2. 1. Behind the Head Lines
    Uncle Sam
  3. 2. ["The pen is mightier than the sword in the hand of the Doll Man..."]
    Doll Man
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Big Top
  5. 4. ["Ghosts of the past come to life in this tale of a woman who was..."]
    Zero, Ghost Detective
  6. 5. ["The Spider Widow and The Raven have won nation wide reknown because of their..."]
    Spider Widow and the Raven
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Mickey Finn
  8. 7. The Doomed Train
    Fargo Kid
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Lala Palooza
  10. 9. ["The thrill-a-minute band leader of New York's smart Clover Club..."]
    Swing Sisson
  11. 10. Swami Salami
    Poison Ivy
  12. 11. ["Glittering, fabulous treasure! Shining gold, tainted with the blood..."]
    Samar
  13. 12. ["It burns me up the way that jerk at the Navy Department said"]
    Rusty Ryan and the Boyville Brigadiers
  14. 13. The Snake Men
    Perry Scott
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Homer Doodle and Son
  16. 15. ["As the enemies of democracy try to bore from within, Sergeant Reynolds..."]
    Reynolds of the Mounted
  17. 16. ["The roar of big guns! The crash of giant bombs..."]
    Spin Shaw
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