(July 1943)

Ace Magazines, 1940 Series
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Volume:
3
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
60
Indicia frequency:
quarterly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Periodical House, Inc.
Brand:
An Ace Magazine
Editing:
Aaron A. Wyn
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

Most of the data for this issue is from Howard Keltner's Golden Age Comic Books Index. First revision from an actual copy by Gary Watson, August 2008.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Magno and Davey / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Lou Ferstadt (signed)
Inks:
F. O. (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Magno; Davey Landis; The Clown

["The Clown found a new partner, the Torcher..."] (Table of Contents: 1)

Magno and Davey / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Lou Ferstadt (signed)
Inks:
Lou Ferstadt (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Magno; Davey Landis; The Clown (villain); the Torcher (villain, introduction, death)

Barn of the Doomed (Table of Contents: 2)

Buckskin / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Harvey Kurtzman [as H. Kurtzman] (signed)
Pencils:
Harvey Kurtzman [as H. Kurtzman] (signed)
Inks:
Harvey Kurtzman [as H. Kurtzman] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Buckskin [Robert Blake]; The Banshee [Sheriff Temple] (villain, introduction)
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Last appearance.

Script credit by Craig Delich courtesy of the Who's Who.

["Hap Hazard, demon copy boy of the Daily Star, rushes pell mell into another plot of murder and intrigue..."] (Table of Contents: 3)

Hap Hazard / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Louis Ferstadt [as L. F.] (signed)
Inks:
Martin Taras [as M. T.] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure; humor
Characters:
Hap Hazard

Hell-Trapped Triggers (Table of Contents: 4)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Brant House (signed)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
adventure

["The ways of the Orient are many, and mystery shrouds the customs of ancient China."] (Table of Contents: 5)

The Sword / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Sword; Lancer; Faye Morgana (villainess)

["A frantic phone call and Mr. Risk, the man who knows no fear, .........."] (Table of Contents: 6)

Mr. Risk / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Harvey Kurtzman [as H. Kurtzman] (signed)
Inks:
Harvey Kurtzman [as H. Kurtzman] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero; adventure
Characters:
Mr. Risk; Abdul; Laurie Starr (photographer); Lucky Larsen (death); Jackie Flowers (villain)
Synopsis:
Mr. Risk must save the life of the photographer at the Glamour Palace, who has taken a photo of a murder in progress, and whose life is now in danger from the murderers.
Reprints:

["House up ahead...looks kind of large!"] (Table of Contents: 7)

Paul Revere Jr. / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
L. B. Cole (signed)
Inks:
L. B. Cole (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Paul Revere, Jr.; the Man With the Iron Skull (introduction; death)
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Magno and Davey
  2. 1. ["The Clown found a new partner, the Torcher..."]
    Magno and Davey
  3. 2. Barn of the Doomed
    Buckskin
  4. 3. ["Hap Hazard, demon copy boy of the Daily Star, rushes pell mell into another plot of murder and intrigue..."]
    Hap Hazard
  5. 4. Hell-Trapped Triggers
  6. 5. ["The ways of the Orient are many, and mystery shrouds the customs of ancient China."]
    The Sword
  7. 6. ["A frantic phone call and Mr. Risk, the man who knows no fear, .........."]
    Mr. Risk
  8. 7. ["House up ahead...looks kind of large!"]
    Paul Revere Jr.
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Craig Delich
  • Len Wolinsky
  • Steven Samuels
  • Jochen G.
  • Per Sandell
  • Gregory Fischer
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • Jim Walls
  • Donald Dale Milne