Star Comics #v1#13
(July 1938)

Centaur, 1938 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Centaur Publications, Inc.
Editing
Joe Hardie; Lloyd Jacquet
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dick Ryan (signed)
Inks
Dick Ryan (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Have you a bicycle built for three?
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals

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

Chuckles / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Steeplejack thumbing a ride south
Genre
humor

Joe Dimaggio (Table of Contents: 2)

cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
Gill Fox (signed)
Pencils
Gill Fox (signed)
Inks
Gill Fox (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; sports

Surprise For Moe (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Paul Gustavson (signed)
Pencils
Paul Gustavson (signed)
Inks
Paul Gustavson (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Paul Gustavson

Genre
humor

Indexer Notes

Jerry Bails' Who's Who doesn't indicate that Gustavson lettered this feature, only wrote and illustrated it. However, Paul's son, Terry, indicates that his father also lettered this feature. So that has been added here.

[At the Beach] (Table of Contents: 4)

Impy / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Bob McCay [as Winsor McCay, Jr.] (signed)
Pencils
Bob McCay [as Winsor McCay, Jr.] (signed)
Inks
Bob McCay [as Winsor McCay, Jr.] (signed)
Colors
Bob McCay ?
Letters
Bob McCay

Genre
humor
Characters
Impy

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

Scoop Cody / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ken Ernst ? [as KE]
Inks
Ken Ernst ? [as KE]
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Scoop Cody, society reporter, arrives...
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Mask (Scoop Cody; intro)

Calling a Spade (Table of Contents: 6)

Dan Hastings / text story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Ken Fitch
Pencils
R. H. Livingston [as RH]
Inks
R. H. Livingston [as RH]
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Characters
Dan Hastings

The Star Comics Free-for-All (Table of Contents: 7)

activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Down In Flames (Table of Contents: 8)

illustration / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils
Fred Guardineer (signed)
Inks
Fred Guardineer (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
aviation

[For Sale Slightly Used] (Table of Contents: 9)

Riggin' Bill / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Fred Schwab
Pencils
Fred Schwab (signed)
Inks
Fred Schwab (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor

Former Babystar (Table of Contents: 10)

cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
Gill Fox (signed)
Pencils
Gill Fox (signed)
Inks
Gill Fox (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
biography
Characters
Madge Evans

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 11)

Shinanigans / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Dick Ryan (signed)
Pencils
Dick Ryan (signed)
Inks
Dick Ryan (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 12)

Topsy-Turvy / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
'Twas night-time here in Turvy-Land...
Genre
children

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

Don Marlow / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Ken Fitch
Pencils
Fred Guardineer (signed)
Inks
Fred Guardineer (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
On a strange island...
Genre
science fiction

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

King Kole's Kourt / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jack Cole
Inks
Jack Cole
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
It's two to one I don't get it back...
Genre
humor

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 15)

Riders of the Golden West / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Maurice Kashuba (signed)
Inks
Maurice Kashuba (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Jack Evans, a member of the new Rangers...
Genre
western-frontier

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 16)

Ima Sphinx / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Bob Wood (signed)
Pencils
Bob Wood (signed)
Inks
Bob Wood (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Think I'll sing a song for you, honey
Genre
humor

Long Tusk (Table of Contents: 17)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Norman Daniels (signed)
Pencils
Fred Guardineer (signed)
Inks
Fred Guardineer (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
animal

Snow White and Her Dwarfs For Dish Towels (Table of Contents: 18)

activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Three Gig Bundles of Fun Galore (Table of Contents: 19) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Have you a bicycle built for three?"]
  2. 1. ["Steeplejack thumbing a ride south"]
    Chuckles
  3. 2. Joe Dimaggio
  4. 3. Surprise For Moe
  5. 4. [At the Beach]
    Impy
  6. 5. ["Scoop Cody, society reporter, arrives..."]
    Scoop Cody
  7. 6. Calling a Spade
    Dan Hastings
  8. 7. The Star Comics Free-for-All
  9. 8. Down In Flames
  10. 9. [For Sale Slightly Used]
    Riggin' Bill
  11. 10. Former Babystar
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Shinanigans
  13. 12. ["'Twas night-time here in Turvy-Land..."]
    Topsy-Turvy
  14. 13. ["On a strange island..."]
    Don Marlow
  15. 14. ["It's two to one I don't get it back..."]
    King Kole's Kourt
  16. 15. ["Jack Evans, a member of the new Rangers..."]
    Riders of the Golden West
  17. 16. ["Think I'll sing a song for you, honey"]
    Ima Sphinx
  18. 17. Long Tusk
  19. 18. Snow White and Her Dwarfs For Dish Towels
  20. 19. Three Gig Bundles of Fun Galore
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