(October-November 1954)

Mainline, 1954 Series
Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
Bi-Monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Mainline Publications, Inc.
Editing:
Joe Simon; Jack Kirby
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was ongoing

Muster Room (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Jack Kirby
Colors:
Jack Kirby
Letters:
?

Genre:
crime

Indexer Notes

Cover credits supplied by Greg Theakston, April 2008.

The Hoodlum (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
John Prentice
Inks:
John Prentice
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
crime

The Patsy! (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bob McCarty
Inks:
Bob McCarty
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
crime
Characters:
Hughie Luft

Indexer Notes

McCarty art per Harry Mendryk and Ger Apeldoorn per Simon and Kirby Blog: http://kirbymuseum.org/blogs/simonandkirby/archives/3826

Previous indexer credited Bernard Bailey on pencils.

The Strippers (Table of Contents: 3)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
crime

The Alibi Twins (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Kirby ?
Pencils:
Jack Kirby (splash page); ?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ben Oda ?

Genre:
crime
Characters:
Ted and Si Malloy

Indexer Notes

Splash panel has art by Jack Kirby but the rest of the story is by a different artist.

The Desk Sergeant (Table of Contents: 5)

It's Your Police Station / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Kirby ?
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Jack Kirby
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ben Oda

Genre:
crime
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Single page panel illustration of a police desk sergeant being confronted by a criminal whom the police just brought in.

Gambler's End (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
A. C. Hollingsworth
Inks:
A. C. Hollingsworth
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
crime
Characters:
Bo Rogers

The Lineup (Table of Contents: 7)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction

Police Trap (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
crime

The Grouch (Table of Contents: 9)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
John Prentice
Inks:
John Prentice
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
crime
Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Muster Room
  2. 1. The Hoodlum
  3. 2. The Patsy!
  4. 3. The Strippers
  5. 4. The Alibi Twins
  6. 5. The Desk Sergeant
    It's Your Police Station
  7. 6. Gambler's End
  8. 7. The Lineup
  9. 8. Police Trap
  10. 9. The Grouch
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Claus Simonsen
  • Nick Caputo
  • Katie
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Gary L. Watson
  • Ramon Schenk
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gary L. Watson