(September 1943)

Quality Comics, 1940 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
Bi-monthly
On-sale date
1943-06-30
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Comic Magazines, Inc.
Brand
Quality Comic Group
Editing
George Brenner
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was on-going series

Issue Notes

The on-sale date is from the publication date recorded in the Catalog of Copyright Entries, Part 2, Periodicals, 1943, New Series, Vol. 38, No. 4.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Kid Eternity / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Ruben Moreira
Inks
Josephine Elgin ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Kid Eternity; Mr. Keeper

Indexer Notes

Busy Arnold stated in an interview that Moreira did do some early pencils on Kid Eternity material, but his inker was most likely Elgin.

[Barry the Magician] (Table of Contents: 1)

Kid Eternity / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Kid Eternity; Mr. Keeper; Mark Antony; Noah; Christopher Columbus; Sherlock Holmes; Harry Houdini; Pheippides; Jim Corbett; Leander (villain)

Indexer Notes

Pencils credit from Bob Hughes.

Exhibit "A" (Table of Contents: 2)

Stormy Foster / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Rudy Palais ?
Inks
Rudy Palais ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Great Defender [Stormy Foster]; Doc Vaughn; Ah Choo
Synopsis
During the course of the case Foster was working on, Doc Vaughn discloses to Ah Choo Foster's true identity as the Great Defender.

[Rumble at the Mowser Club] (Table of Contents: 3)

Billy Blackfeet / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Bernard Dibble
Pencils
Bernard Dibble
Inks
Bernard Dibble
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor

[Making Things Hot for the Japs] (Table of Contents: 4)

Her Highness / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Alex Kotzky ?
Inks
Alex Kotzky ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Her Highness; Silk; the Japanese (villains)
Synopsis
The ladies take over a Japanese warship and sink it.

[Murder in Hollywood] (Table of Contents: 5)

Betty Bates / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Al Bryant
Inks
Al Bryant
Colors
?
Letters
?

[The Reducing Salve] (Table of Contents: 6)

Dan Tootin / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor

[Back in the U.S.A.] (Table of Contents: 7)

Bob and Swab / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Klaus Nordling
Pencils
Klaus Nordling
Inks
Klaus Nordling
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure; humor

A Match or Death (Table of Contents: 8)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
Typeset

[Daniel Goon for Sheriff] (Table of Contents: 9)

Woopy / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Art Gates ?
Pencils
Art Gates ?
Inks
Art Gates ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor

[In the Clutches of Prof. Twerp] (Table of Contents: 10)

Bill the Magnificent / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Paul Gustavson
Pencils
Paul Gustavson
Inks
Paul Gustavson
Colors
?
Letters
Paul Gustavson

Genre
humor
Characters
Bill the Magnificent [Bill Hanson]; Jean (Bill's new sweetheart); Professor Twerp (villain)
Synopsis
Bill is kidnapped by the pint-sized scientist Professor Twerp, who attempts to discover Bill's powers. However, when in the thrall of his powers, Bill forgets all about his new sweetheart and flies to Hollywood to ask Hedy Lamarr for a date!

Indexer Notes

All Gustavson credits verified and courtesy of Terry Gustafson, son of Paul Gustavson.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Kid Eternity
  2. 1. [Barry the Magician]
    Kid Eternity
  3. 2. Exhibit "A"
    Stormy Foster
  4. 3. [Rumble at the Mowser Club]
    Billy Blackfeet
  5. 4. [Making Things Hot for the Japs]
    Her Highness
  6. 5. [Murder in Hollywood]
    Betty Bates
  7. 6. [The Reducing Salve]
    Dan Tootin
  8. 7. [Back in the U.S.A.]
    Bob and Swab
  9. 8. A Match or Death
  10. 9. [Daniel Goon for Sheriff]
    Woopy
  11. 10. [In the Clutches of Prof. Twerp]
    Bill the Magnificent
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