(August 1943)

Ace Magazines, 1941 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
60
Indicia frequency
quarterly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Ace Magazines, Inc.
Brand
An Ace Magazine
Editing
Aaron A. Wyn
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was ongoing

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Magno; Lash Lightning; Unknown Soldier; Captain Courageous / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
George Gregg ?
Inks
George Gregg ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Magno; Unknown Soldier; Captain Courageous; Lash Lightning [Robert Morgan]; Adolf Hitler
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1)

Magno and Davey / comic story / 14 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
His was a talent given but to few...
Genre
superhero
Characters
Magno; Davey [Davey Landis]; The Clown (villain)

Things Are Not What They Seem (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Lou Ferstadt [as Lou] (signed)
Inks
R. S.
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Synopsis
Two youngsters follow tracks thinking they may belong to a Nazi spy.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover. Jerry Bails' Who's Who lists S. R. as a member of the Ferstadt Studio in 44, 45 and 46, but this pushes his involvement back a year.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3)

Lash Lightning / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
George Gregg ?
Inks
George Gregg ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Two young lads...

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4)

Unknown Soldier / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hers was a power greater...
Genre
war
Characters
The Unknown Soldier; Drako-Saki (villain, vampire, death); the Japanese (villains)
Synopsis
Drako-Saki, a Japanese vampire considered the father of Japanese evil and a spirit of the netherworld, is raised from the dead to help defeat the Allied war effort.

Friendly .45's (Table of Contents: 5)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Cliff Howe
Letters
typeset

Genre
western-frontier

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6)

Captain Courageous / comic story / 14 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
'Bring back to Japan...'
Characters
Captain Courageous; Captain Nippo (villain); von Slagg (villain)
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Magno; Lash Lightning; Unknown Soldier; Captain Courageous
  2. 1. ["His was a talent given but to few..."]
    Magno and Davey
  3. 2. Things Are Not What They Seem
  4. 3. ["Two young lads..."]
    Lash Lightning
  5. 4. ["Hers was a power greater..."]
    Unknown Soldier
  6. 5. Friendly .45's
  7. 6. ["'Bring back to Japan...'"]
    Captain Courageous
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Gregory Fischer
  • Keith Chandler
  • Lou Mougin
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