The Spirit #3/24/1946
(March 24th, 1946)

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Price
[None]
Pages
16
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
[none printed]
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 Man Who Killed the Spirit (Table of Contents)

Spirit / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Will Eisner
Pencils
Bob Palmer (splash, backgrounds); John Spranger
Inks
Will Eisner (figures); Bob Palmer (splash, backgrounds)
Colors
?
Letters
Martin deMuth; Will Eisner ?

Characters
Bottles McTopp; Killer Conch; Crauley; Spirit; Dolan
Synopsis
Crauley robs the bank and then rides the trolley to the end of the line.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

aka "The Last Trolley". A study in psychological disintegration. One of the earliest stories in which the Spirit does basically nothing.

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

Wendy the Waitress / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Jenney
Pencils
Bob Jenney
Inks
Bob Jenney
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Don't get excited! You know how growing children are
Genre
humor
Characters
Wendy; Ham; Eggs

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

Flatfoot Burns / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Al Stahl
Pencils
Al Stahl
Inks
Al Stahl
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Scene: The corner of Third and Main Streets
Genre
humor; detective-mystery

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

Jonesy / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
If you can't go Gladys, I'll ask Angie
Genre
humor; teen
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Man Who Killed the Spirit
    Spirit
  2. 1. ["Don't get excited! You know how growing children are"]
    Wendy the Waitress
  3. 2. ["Scene: The corner of Third and Main Streets"]
    Flatfoot Burns
  4. 3. ["If you can't go Gladys, I'll ask Angie"]
    Jonesy
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Lou Mougin
  • Bob Hughes
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Dan Kocher
  • Bob Hughes
  • Peter Croome