(October 1943)

Marvel, 1941 Series
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Volume
2
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
60
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1943-08-23
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Complete Photo Story Corp.
Editing
Vince Fago
Color
Full Color
Dimensions
Standard Golden Age U.S. (through about early 1944, narrower thereafter)
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)

Captain America / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Alex Schomburg
Inks
Alex Schomburg
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Bucky Barnes; Human Torch [Jim Hammond] (inset); Imperial Japanese soldiers
Keywords
bondage; torture

The Terror of the Green Mist (Table of Contents: 1)

Captain America / comic story / 18 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Syd Shores (signed)
Inks
Vince Alascia (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Fungi (villain, introduction, death); Adolf Hitler (villain); Herman Goering (villain); Josef Goebbels (villain)
Synopsis
Hitler's scientists create a bioweapon in the form of man-monster Fungi which releases green mist over America's farm crops to ruin them. Cap and Bucky parachute onto the zeppelin dropping the mist and follow it back into Germany where it plans to resupply the green mist in the swamp that Fungi calls home. Cap and Bucky destroy the creature then hijack the zeppelin back to the states.

Murder! (Table of Contents: 2)

Human Torch / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Gabby [Kriss Lout] (villain, introduction)

Loose Lips (Table of Contents: 3)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

The Mystery of the Locked Door (Table of Contents: 4)

Let's Play Detective / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Al Bellman
Pencils
Al Bellman (signed)
Inks
Al Bellman (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
detective-mystery

The Canal of Lurking Death (Table of Contents: 5)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Sid Greene
Inks
Jack Alderman?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain America [Steve Rogers]

The Coughing Killer (Table of Contents: 6)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Al Gabriele
Inks
Vince Alascia
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Cougher (villain, introduction, death)
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Captain America
  2. 1. The Terror of the Green Mist
    Captain America
  3. 2. Murder!
    Human Torch
  4. 3. Loose Lips
  5. 4. The Mystery of the Locked Door
    Let's Play Detective
  6. 5. The Canal of Lurking Death
    Captain America
  7. 6. The Coughing Killer
    Captain America
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