(August 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
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

Skyrocket Steele cover only, feature begins in issue #2


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Skyrocket Steele / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Bill Everett (signed)
Inks
Bill Everett (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Characters
Skyrocket Steele Dodge; Sari Marston
Reprints

Indexer Notes

While featured on the cover, there is no Skyrocket Steele story in this issue.

Tyrant's Gold (Table of Contents: 1)

Dick Kent / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Arthur Pinajian [as Pinajian]
Pencils
Arthur Pinajian [as Pinajian]
Inks
Arthur Pinajian [as Pinajian]
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure; jungle
Characters
Dick Kent; Prof. Benton; Prof. Redding; Tom Benton; Panchez (native guide)
Synopsis
Dick Kent and his party are trapped in the Lost City of Tizan.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Pinajian signs both first and last panels.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2)

Master Mind / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
George Merkle
Pencils
George Merkle
Inks
George Merkle
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Aint that the guy they call the 'Master Mind'?
Genre
detective-mystery
Characters
Master Mind [Warren]; Mrs. Gould; Larson (the butler)
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Only one earlier story of this feature is known, although at least one other has been reprinted (in Keen Detective Funnies) so the other early indexes are probably incomplete or mis-labeled.

Dragon Pass (Table of Contents: 3)

Phantom of the Hills / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Arthur Pinajian (signed)
Pencils
Arthur Pinajian (signed)
Inks
Arthur Pinajian (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
The Phantom of the Hills (masked hero); Blacky Mallon (gang leader); Sheriff
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Pinajian also signs the final panel.

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

Tom Dawson Seascout / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Steve Jussen [as Jussen] (signed)
Pencils
Steve Jussen [as Jussen] (signed)
Inks
Steve Jussen [as Jussen] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Tom Dawson looks on...
Genre
adventure
Characters
Tom Dawson
Reprints
Keywords
nautical; sea

Sapphire Seas (Table of Contents: 5)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Capt. C. W. Scott (credited)
Pencils
Bill Allison [as W.M.A.] (signed) (2 spot illustrations)
Inks
Bill Allison [as W.M.A.] (signed) (2 spot illustrations)
Colors
?
Letters
Typeset

Characters
Captain Eggers; Second Officer George Harley
Reprints

The Border War (Table of Contents: 6)

Tom Campbell / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Ed Moore [as E. McD. Moore, Jr.] (signed)
Pencils
Ed Moore [as E. McD. Moore, Jr.] (signed)
Inks
Ed Moore [as E. McD. Moore, Jr.] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure; aviation
Characters
Tom Campbell, American Soldier of Fortune
Reprints

The Yellow Terror (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Claire S. Moe (signed)
Pencils
Claire S. Moe (signed)
Inks
Claire S. Moe (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure
Characters
Dr. Eddy; Dr. Froz; Mrs. Eddy; Sunny Eddy
Reprints
Keywords
oriental
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Skyrocket Steele
  2. 1. Tyrant's Gold
    Dick Kent
  3. 2. ["Aint that the guy they call the 'Master Mind'?"]
    Master Mind
  4. 3. Dragon Pass
    Phantom of the Hills
  5. 4. ["Tom Dawson looks on..."]
    Tom Dawson Seascout
  6. 5. Sapphire Seas
  7. 6. The Border War
    Tom Campbell
  8. 7. The Yellow Terror
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Henry Andrews
  • Keith Chandler
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Craig Delich
  • Len Wolinsky
  • Peter Croome
  • Lou Mougin
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lee Randall (R.I.P.)
  • Lou Mougin
  • James Ludwig