(Summer 1943)

Marvel, 1940 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
60
Indicia Frequency
quarterly
On-sale date
1943-07-07
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Snap Publishing Co., Inc.
Editing
Vince Fago
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Golden Age US (#2-35); then standard Silver Age US (#36-38)
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing

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)

The Human Torch / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Human Torch [Jim Hammond]; Toro; Sub-Mariner [Prince Namor](inset); the Japanese
Reprints

Riding a Rocket to Doom (Table of Contents: 1)

Human Torch / comic story / 19 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Harry Sahle
Inks
Harry Sahle
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Human Torch [Jim Hammond]; Toro; Colonel Lee Stafford; Baron Execue (villain, introduction, death); the Nazis (villains)
Synopsis
Torch and Toro foil a Nazi scheme to launch rocket bombs from Brest, France at New York City.
Reprints

Unmask a Gestapo Rabbit! (Table of Contents: 2)

Human Torch / comic story / 18 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Harry Sahle
Inks
Harry Sahle
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Human Torch [Jim Hammond]; Toro; Sonya Petroya (Russian sniper); Adolf Hitler (villain); the Rabbit (villain, introduction); the Nazis (villains)
Synopsis
The Rabbit goes after a Russian female sniper when she kills a high ranking Field Marshall and uses an amnesia technique on her which turns her into a traitor to the cause of freedom.
Reprints

Team Mates (Table of Contents: 3)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
adventure
Characters
Captain Todd; Curt; Mr. Weatherbea; Mrs. Green; Red Carlton
Synopsis
Two rival truckers after a fat government trucking contract decide to become partners in the business rather than rivals.
Reprints

Lair of the Pig Boats! (Table of Contents: 4)

Sub-Mariner / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Carl Pfeufer
Inks
Carl Pfeufer
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Sub-Mariner [Prince Namor]; Commander Dale; Captain Kale (villain); the Nazis (villains)
Synopsis
Investigating a old-time schooner, Prince Namor discovers that the vessel is actually a mother ship for a fleet of German U-Boats!
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    The Human Torch
  2. 1. Riding a Rocket to Doom
    Human Torch
  3. 2. Unmask a Gestapo Rabbit!
    Human Torch
  4. 3. Team Mates
  5. 4. Lair of the Pig Boats!
    Sub-Mariner
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Del Gruber
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Craig Delich
  • Bill Borre
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Steve Dasinger
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