(March 1943)

Eastern Color, 1943 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
Bi-monthly
On-sale Date
1943-01-28
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
The Eastern Color Printing Company
Editing
?
Color
Full Color
Dimensions
Standard Golden Age U.S.
Paper Stock
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding
Saddle-Stitched
Publishing Format
Was ongoing series

Issue Notes

On sale date from Famous Funnies (Eastern Color, 1934 series) #102 in the feature Let's Get into a Huddle.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
R. Webster (signed)
Inks
R. Webster (signed)
Colors
R. Webster (signed)
Letters
?

Genre
war

Jingle Jangle Comics (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

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

Lieut. John James Powers (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Emby (signed)
Inks
Emby (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
biography; war

Indexer Notes

a story of an Outstanding Hero of the war

Capt. Hewitt Wheless (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
biography; war

Indexer Notes

a story of an Outstanding Hero of the war

Irving Strobing - Radios (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Alan Mandel [as Allan Emby] (signed)
Inks
Dan Barry [as Allan Emby] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
biography; war
Characters
Irving Strobins; the Japanese (villains)
Keywords
Corregidor

Indexer Notes

Sub-title: Last Message From Corregidor.

A story of an Outstanding Hero of the war.

Allan Emby is the joint by-line of Alan Mandel and Dan Barry.

Winners of the Various Contests (Table of Contents: 5)

activity / 1.125 pages (report information)

Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

The list of names spills over to about 1/8 of the next page

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

Star Flashes / comic story / 0.75 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bruno (signed)
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction
Characters
Shirley Temple; Donald Meek

Indexer Notes

About 1/8 of the page is ads, and 1/8 is contest winners

The Red Scorpion! (Table of Contents: 7)

Hydroman / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Hydroman; Rainbow Boy; Red Scorpion (villain)

Indexer Notes

GS: Rainbow Boy

Jon Wells Dies in Auto Crash (Table of Contents: 8)

The Music Master / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Stephen Douglas
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Music Master [John Wallace]

Indexer Notes

Story takes place on and around May 17, 1942 according to newspaper on Page 1.

Script credit suggested by Bails' Who's Who.

18 Karat Heroes (Table of Contents: 9)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
E. Demby
Pencils
Aman
Inks
Aman
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
war

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10)

Man O' Metal / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Harry G. Peter
Inks
Harry G. Peter
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
A millionaire named Baker has been murdered...
Genre
superhero

Buy War Bonds (Table of Contents: 11)

Rainbow Boy / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ben Thompson (signed)
Inks
Ben Thompson (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

He Learned It Well (Table of Contents: 12)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
E. Demby
Pencils
Aman
Inks
Aman
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
war

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 13)

Flyin' Jenny / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
With the glaring sun at her back...
Genre
aviation

Relax! Read the Comics (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

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

Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. Jingle Jangle Comics
  3. 2. Lieut. John James Powers
  4. 3. Capt. Hewitt Wheless
  5. 4. Irving Strobing - Radios
  6. 5. Winners of the Various Contests
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Star Flashes
  8. 7. The Red Scorpion!
    Hydroman
  9. 8. Jon Wells Dies in Auto Crash
    The Music Master
  10. 9. 18 Karat Heroes
  11. 10. ["A millionaire named Baker has been murdered..."]
    Man O' Metal
  12. 11. Buy War Bonds
    Rainbow Boy
  13. 12. He Learned It Well
  14. 13. ["With the glaring sun at her back..."]
    Flyin' Jenny
  15. 14. Relax! Read the Comics
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