(July 1943)

Marvel, 1941 Series
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Volume
2
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
60
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1943-05-20
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Complete Photo Story Corp.
Editing
Vince Fago
Color
Full Color
Dimensions
Standard Golden Age U.S. (through about early 1944, narrower thereafter)
Paper Stock
Glossy Cover: Newsprint Interior
Binding
Saddle-Stitched
Publishing Format
Was On-Going 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)

Captain America / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Alex Schomburg [as Schomburg] (signed)
Inks
Alex Schomburg [as Schomburg] (signed)
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Bucky Barnes; Human Torch (inset)

[Contents Page] (Table of Contents: 1)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Al Avison
Inks
Al Avison
Colors
?
Letters
?

The Challenge of the "Mad Torso" (Table of Contents: 2)

Captain America / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Syd Shores (signed)
Inks
Vince Alascia (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Mad Torso (villain, introduction, death); Adolf Hitler (villain); Benito Mussolini (villain); Hirohito (villain)
Synopsis
The Mad Torso has had his arms and legs blown off by an American shell and replaced by steel substitutes which discharge electricity so he has dedicated himself to creating a race of ape-men to take vengeance on America. Cap and Bucky stop him.

Black Voodoo Murders (Table of Contents: 3)

Human Torch / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Human Torch

The Imperfect Crime (Table of Contents: 4)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

The Vultures of Violent Death (Table of Contents: 5)

Captain America / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Vince Alascia
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Birdmen of Pa-Pi-Ru-Ga (villains, introductions, deaths)

Indexer Notes

Penciller credit by Martin O'Hearn; formerly credited to "Syd Shores".

Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Captain America
  2. 1. [Contents Page]
  3. 2. The Challenge of the "Mad Torso"
    Captain America
  4. 3. Black Voodoo Murders
    Human Torch
  5. 4. The Imperfect Crime
  6. 5. The Vultures of Violent Death
    Captain America
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