(July 1943)

Pines, 1940 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
60
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1943-05-04
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Better Publications, Inc.
Editing
Ned Pines
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

The on-sale date is from the publication date recorded in the Catalog of Copyright Entries, Part 2, Periodicals, 1943, New Series, Vol. 38, No. 3.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Doc Strange / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jack Binder ?
Inks
Jack Binder ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Doc Strange [Thomas Hugo Strange]; Virginia Thompson
Keywords
cage; gorilla

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

Commando Cubs / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script
Richard Hughes
Pencils
Bob Oksner
Inks
Bob Oksner
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Out of the smashing thunder of total war come strange tales...
Characters
Commando Cubs [Ace Browning; Pokey Jones; Horace Cosgrove II; Whizzer Malarkey; Spud O'Shea] (Intro)(origin)

Indexer Notes

Removed letters credit for Richard Hughes. Hughes never lettered he was an editor/writer.

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

Doc Strange / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Three murders in vicious succession!

Bird Fancier (Table of Contents: 3)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Lane Archer
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4)

Jimmy Cole / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Stanley Kaufmann ?
Pencils
Al Camy
Inks
Al Camy
Colors
?
Letters
Stanley Kaufmann?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Bang! ...and we're off...

Aide To Uncle Sam (Table of Contents: 5)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
John S. Endicott
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

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

Ghost / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
August Froehlich
Inks
August Froehlich
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I'd like to have known the great magician, Merlin!
Genre
superhero

The Phantom Posse (Table of Contents: 7)

Jimmy Blue / text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Sam Brant
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8)

Hale of the Herald / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ed Moritz
Inks
Ed Moritz
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Aided by invisibility pills...
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Doc Strange
  2. 1. ["Out of the smashing thunder of total war come strange tales..."]
    Commando Cubs
  3. 2. ["Three murders in vicious succession!"]
    Doc Strange
  4. 3. Bird Fancier
  5. 4. ["Bang! ...and we're off..."]
    Jimmy Cole
  6. 5. Aide To Uncle Sam
  7. 6. ["I'd like to have known the great magician, Merlin!"]
    Ghost
  8. 7. The Phantom Posse
    Jimmy Blue
  9. 8. ["Aided by invisibility pills..."]
    Hale of the Herald
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