(Fall 1943)

Marvel, 1943 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
60
Indicia frequency
quarterly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Daring Comics, Inc.
Editing
Vince Fago
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Golden Age U.S.
Paper Stock
newsprint
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

Parts of this issue are reprinted:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Captain America; Human Torch; Sub-Mariner / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Alex Schomburg
Inks
Alex Schomburg
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain America; Human Torch; Sub-Mariner
Reprints

The Case of the Mystery of the Human Bats (Table of Contents: 1)

Captain America / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Don Rico
Inks
George Klein ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain America; Bucky Barnes; The Vulture (villain, introduction, death); his batmen (villains, introductions, deaths)
Synopsis
The Vulture and his Batmen capture various important figures of the war effort until Cap and Bucky are taken to their aerie and overpower the Vulture. With their leader defeated, and the serum that gives them flight collected by Cap, the Batmen and Vulture will die within a few hours. Cap and Bucky inject the hostages with the serum, along with themselves, and they fly down from the aerie.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Possible Klein inks per Michael J. Vassallo and Nick Caputo. Previous indexer credited Allan Bellman.

Corner the Clutching Claw (Table of Contents: 2)

Human Torch / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Finger
Pencils
Al Bellman?
Inks
Al Bellman?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Human Torch; The Claw (villain, introduction, death); Herr Hundt (villain); Stuart Lawson (an FBI agent, introduction)
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Writer credit from textual analysis by Lou Mougin.

[The Van Reeves Necklace Case] (Table of Contents: 3)

One Page Mystery / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Al Bellman
Inks
Al Bellman
Colors
?
Letters
?

Reprints

[The Jumping Jeep] (Table of Contents: 4)

Jeep Jones / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Chic Stone ?
Pencils
Chic Stone
Inks
Chic Stone
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Jeep Jones
Reprints

The Sub That Went To the Races (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Larry Antonette
Inks
Larry Antonette
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Admiral Chester W. Nimitz (guest-star)
Reprints

Indexer Notes

true war story

[Blood Money] (Table of Contents: 6)

Black Widow / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Stan Drake?
Inks
Stan Drake?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Black Widow [Claire Voyant]; Satan; Ogor (villain, introduction, death)
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Last golden age appearance. Next appearance in Marvels (Marvel, 1994 series) #1

Battles the Bloody Baron (Table of Contents: 7)

Sub-Mariner / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dan Barry
Inks
Dan Barry
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Sub-Mariner; Herr Baron (villain, introduction, death)
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Captain America; Human Torch; Sub-Mariner
  2. 1. The Case of the Mystery of the Human Bats
    Captain America
  3. 2. Corner the Clutching Claw
    Human Torch
  4. 3. [The Van Reeves Necklace Case]
    One Page Mystery
  5. 4. [The Jumping Jeep]
    Jeep Jones
  6. 5. The Sub That Went To the Races
  7. 6. [Blood Money]
    Black Widow
  8. 7. Battles the Bloody Baron
    Sub-Mariner
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Henry Andrews
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Lou Mougin
  • Mark Gordon
  • Nick Caputo
  • Katie
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Patrick Lemaire
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Bill Borre
  • Peter Croome
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin