(September 1954)

Timor, 1954 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia frequency
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Timor Publications, Inc.
Editing
Stanley Morse ?
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

CRIME DETECTOR is published bi-monthly by TIMOR PUBLICATIONS, Inc., at Wilkes-Barre, Pa. Editorial Office: 280 Madison Avenue, New York 16, N. Y.

All information for this issue is from Darci, March 2009.


Gun Happy (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
crime

Indexer Notes

Title revision by Craig Delich 2013-5-28.

25 Big 8" X 10" Glossy Pictures - Your Choice $1.00 (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Sunset Fan Club / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Gun Happy (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
crime
Characters
Bill Parker; Tom Parker; Sgt. Bob Crawford; Ann Parker (nee Crawford); Mrs. Parker
Synopsis
Tom Parker's fascination with guns leads him and his wife to a life of crime.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Loosely based upon the film noir classic, Gun Crazy, 1950 directed by Joseph H. Lewis.
http://uk.imdb.com/title/tt0042530/ (info from Frank Motler on the gcd-main list, January 2010)

The Deadly Needle! (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
crime
Characters
Captain Craig (of the Homicide Department); Tim; Cartells' butler; James Cartell; John Cartell
Synopsis
Captain Craig solves the murder of James Cartell.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

A solve-the-mystery story with the solution in an upside-down last panel.

Ladies' 20 Dresses For $3.50 (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Mail Order Mart / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Reversible Auto Seat Covers (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

Mardo Sales Corporation / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Amazing Double-Action Skin Treatment That Conceals As It Medicates (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

Scope Products Co / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Death for Sale (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
crime
Characters
John "Fats" Logan; Mrs. Krummen; Mrs. Anthony Samuels; Dr. Albert Samuels; Dr. Ericson
Synopsis
"Fats" Logan accepts a contract to kill Anthony Samuels on the eve of his critical operation.

Slaughter In The Court (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
crime
Characters
Claude Allen; Jack Allen; mayor of Hicksville, VA; Floyd Allen; Victor Allen; Wesley Allen; Sidna Allen
Synopsis
It takes the state police to put an end to the Allens' crime spree.

The Penalty Of Being Big... (Table of Contents: 9)

comic story / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction
Synopsis
Romans used captured scholars as teachers, but big slaves as gladiators.

Vengeance! (Table of Contents: 10)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
crime
Characters
Lew Sawyer; Mrs. Mary Jones; Chief of Police P. J. Murphy; Mrs. Grace Moore; Marshall Russ Lewis; Deputy Tim Lawton
Synopsis
An ex-husband kills one of his wife's friends.

Medical Tablet Discovery! (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

Gary Pharmacal / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Borrow Money By Mail! (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

State Finance Co / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Ultimate Destiny (Table of Contents: 13)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jay Disbrow (signed)
Inks
Jay Disbrow (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Johnathan Barkley; Lahama Khan (death); Lucian (High Priestess); Dr. Howard Channy (villain)
Synopsis
Johnathan Barkely frightens his friend, Dr. Channy, with his recollection of what happened in Tibet.
Reprints

Prizes Given - Make Money Too! (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

The FUNman / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Play Piano The First Day...Or Don't Pay! (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

Dean Ross Piano Studios, Inc / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Want To Make $40.60? (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

General Card Co / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Gun Happy
  2. 1. 25 Big 8" X 10" Glossy Pictures - Your Choice $1.00
    Sunset Fan Club
  3. 2. Gun Happy
  4. 3. The Deadly Needle!
  5. 4. Ladies' 20 Dresses For $3.50
    Mail Order Mart
  6. 5. Reversible Auto Seat Covers
    Mardo Sales Corporation
  7. 6. Amazing Double-Action Skin Treatment That Conceals As It Medicates
    Scope Products Co
  8. 7. Death for Sale
  9. 8. Slaughter In The Court
  10. 9. The Penalty Of Being Big...
  11. 10. Vengeance!
  12. 11. Medical Tablet Discovery!
    Gary Pharmacal
  13. 12. Borrow Money By Mail!
    State Finance Co
  14. 13. Ultimate Destiny
  15. 14. Prizes Given - Make Money Too!
    The FUNman
  16. 15. Play Piano The First Day...Or Don't Pay!
    Dean Ross Piano Studios, Inc
  17. 16. Want To Make $40.60?
    General Card Co
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