The Spirit #8/24/1947
(August 24th, 1947)

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Price
[None]
Pages
8
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
[none printed]
Editing
?
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

Issue Notes

Indexed from scanned copy at http://digitalcomicmuseum.com


[Showdown with the Octopus] (Table of Contents)

The Spirit / cover / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Will Eisner
Pencils
Will Eisner; Jerry Grandenetti (backgrounds)
Inks
Will Eisner; Jerry Grandenetti (backgrounds)
Colors
?
Letters
Abe Kanegson

Genre
adventure; superhero
Characters
Octopus (dies); Spirit [Denny Colt]; Crusher; Dolan; Klink
Synopsis
The Spirit and the Octopus meet in final showdown, a confrontation which leaves the Spirit blind.
Reprints

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

Jonesy / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
You say Marvin took that little radio down to the beach with him?
Genre
humor
Characters
Jonesy [Marvin Jones]
Synopsis
Jonesy is supposed to be studying the United Nations but instead studies baseball players.
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [Showdown with the Octopus]
    The Spirit
  2. 1. ["You say Marvin took that little radio down to the beach with him?"]
    Jonesy
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