(August 1943)

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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
60
Indicia Frequency
Monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
The Parents' Magazine Press Division of The Parents' Institute, Inc.
Editing
Elliott A. Caplan

[Hero of the Bismark Sea]; [A Dog Named Bill]; [Queen of Sky Battle]; [Shanghai Heroine]; [Journey From Fear]; [The Narrow Escape of Henri De Tonti]; [Tank at Bay]; [Human Sky Scraper] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Sam Glankoff
Inks
Sam Glankoff
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure; biography
Synopsis
Cover composed of four panels illustrating interior stories, taken from those stories.

Indexer Notes

Story title, genre, page count correction, editor and synopsis added by Craig Delich (Feb. 2006).
Cover art identification by the artist's website.

You Can Help The Farmer Win The War (Table of Contents: 1)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Wayne H. Darrow (signed)
Letters
Typeset

Keywords
agriculture; farming

Indexer Notes

Darrow is the Director of the U.S. Agricultural Labor Administration.

Hero of the Bismarck Sea (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Sam Glankoff
Inks
Sam Glankoff
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; biography; military
Characters
Lt. General George C. Kenney
Synopsis
Biography of General George Kenney

Indexer Notes

Art credit suggested by the Who's Who of American Comic Books.

A Dog Named Bill (Table of Contents: 3)

Bill the Dog / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
animal; biography
Characters
Bill the Dog
Synopsis
A dog at a R.A.F. base knows before anyone else when his master is returning.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Feature and genre added by Craig Delich (Feb. 2006).

Queen of Sky Battle (Table of Contents: 4)

Suzy Q / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ed Smalle
Inks
Ed Smalle
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
aviation
Synopsis
Story of a military plane, the "Suzy-Q".
Artist credit from Jerry Bails's Who's Who.

Indexer Notes

Feature & ynopsis added by Craig Delich (Feb. 2006).

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5)

Is It True? / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
Natalie Purvin Prager (signed)
Letters
typeset

Keywords
trivia contest

Indexer Notes

All info added by Craig Delich (Feb. 2006).

Medicine's Miracle Men: The Mayo Family, Part 2 (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Don Lynch
Inks
Don Lynch
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
biography; medical
Characters
Mayo Brothers

Indexer Notes

Story title and genre added by Craig Delich (Feb. 2006).

Art credits from Jerry Bails's Who's Who.

Shanghai Heroine (Table of Contents: 7)

Yang Hui Ming / comic story / 3.5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
biography
Characters
Yang Hui Ming

Indexer Notes

Feature and genre added by Craig Delich (Feb. 2006).

King of the Cowboys (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

Roy Rogers / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9)

True's Movie Guide / photo story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Characters
Mickey Rooney (photo); Roddy McDowell (photo)
Keywords
celebrity

Indexer Notes

Genre and character appearances added by Craig Delich (Feb. 2006).

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10)

True Stories About Stamps / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Ted Murray (signed)
Pencils
Ted Murray (signed)
Inks
Ted Murray (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Keywords
stamps

Indexer Notes

All information added by Craig Delich (Feb. 2006).

Chapter 9 - America at War (Table of Contents: 11)

The Story of America / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Dr. David S. Muzzey (signed)
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; history
Characters
Teddy Rooselvelt; Winston Churchill

Indexer Notes

Story title, feature, genre and character appearances added by Craig Delich (Feb. 2006).

Cornelius Warmerdam: Human Sky Scraper (Table of Contents: 12)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jack Sparling
Inks
Jack Sparling
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
biography; sports
Characters
Cornelius Warmerdam

Indexer Notes

Story title, feature and genre added by Craig Delich (Feb. 2006).

Artist credit from Jerry Bails's Who's Who.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 13)

Truly Comic! / text story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor
Synopsis
Jokes.

Indexer Notes

Genre and synopsis added by Craig Delich (Feb. 2006).

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 14)

Riddle Round-Up / activity / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
A. W. Nugent (signed)
Pencils
A. W. Nugent (signed)
Inks
A. W. Nugent (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor

Indexer Notes

Genre and credits added by Craig Delich (Feb. 2006).

Journey from Fear (Table of Contents: 15)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
biography
Characters
Cornelius Vandergrift
Synopsis
Dutch men escape Japanese-occupied Batavia in a small sailboat.

Indexer Notes

Story title, feature and genre added by Craig Delich (Feb. 2006).

The Narrow Escape of Henri de Tonti (Table of Contents: 16)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
C. R. Schaare
Inks
C. R. Schaare
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
biography
Characters
Henri De Tonti

Indexer Notes

Genre added by Craig Delich (Feb. 2006).

Artist credit from Jerry Bails's Who's Who.

Tank at Bay! (Table of Contents: 17)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; military

Indexer Notes

Genre added by Craig Delich (Feb. 2006).

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [Hero of the Bismark Sea]; [A Dog Named Bill]; [Queen of Sky Battle]; [Shanghai Heroine]; [Journey From Fear]; [The Narrow Escape of Henri De Tonti]; [Tank at Bay]; [Human Sky Scraper]
  2. 1. You Can Help The Farmer Win The War
  3. 2. Hero of the Bismarck Sea
  4. 3. A Dog Named Bill
    Bill the Dog
  5. 4. Queen of Sky Battle
    Suzy Q
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Is It True?
  7. 6. Medicine's Miracle Men: The Mayo Family, Part 2
  8. 7. Shanghai Heroine
    Yang Hui Ming
  9. 8. King of the Cowboys
    Roy Rogers
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    True's Movie Guide
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    True Stories About Stamps
  12. 11. Chapter 9 - America at War
    The Story of America
  13. 12. Cornelius Warmerdam: Human Sky Scraper
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Truly Comic!
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Riddle Round-Up
  16. 15. Journey from Fear
  17. 16. The Narrow Escape of Henri de Tonti
  18. 17. Tank at Bay!
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