The Spirit #6/2/1940 [Philadelphia Record]
(June 2, 1940)

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Price
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Pages
16
On-sale date
1940-06-02
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
[none printed]
Editing
Will Eisner
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Golden Age US; some were also issued as tabloid size
Paper Stock
newsprint
Binding
loose pages or cut-and-assemble-it-yourself
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

[The Origin of the Spirit] (Table of Contents)

Spirit / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Will Eisner
Pencils
Will Eisner
Inks
Will Eisner
Colors
Joe Kubert
Letters
Zoltan Szenics

Genre
adventure
Characters
Spirit [Denny Colt] (introduction); Commisioner Dolan (introduction); Dr Cobra (introduction); Ebony White (introduction); Sgt O'Rourke (introduction)
Synopsis
While chasing Dr. Cobra Denny Colt falls into a vat of chemicals and is presumed dead.
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Indexer Notes

Letterer credit of Zoltan Szenics confirmed by Alberto Becattini in his blog "alberto's pages", 29 January 2015 (http://alberto-s-pages.webnode.it/news/zoltan-szenics/), retrieved 16 February 2015.

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

Lady Luck / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Will Eisner [as Ford Davis]
Pencils
Chuck Mazoujian
Inks
Chuck Mazoujian
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure

[Origin of Mr Mystic] (Table of Contents: 2)

Mr. Mystic / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Will Eisner [as W. Morgan Thomas]
Pencils
Bob Powell
Inks
Bob Powell
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Mr. Mystic [Kenneth St. Germain; name revealed in John Law (2006)] (origin; intro)
Synopsis
The origin sequence for Mr. Mystic.
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Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [The Origin of the Spirit]
    Spirit
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Lady Luck
  3. 2. [Origin of Mr Mystic]
    Mr. Mystic
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