(December 1952)

Quality Comics, 1941 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
Monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Comic Magazines
Brand
A Quality Comic Publication
Editing
Alfred Grenet; Richard Arnold (associate)
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Golden Age US
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

Copyright 1952 by Comic Magazines.

Parts of this issue are reprinted:

The Lonely Hearts Killer (Table of Contents)

Ken Shannon / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Reed Crandall (background figure); Joe Orlando ? (foreground)
Inks
Chuck Cuidera
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
detective-mystery
Characters
Ken Shannon
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Art attributions by Saltarella who states that it looks like the work of many pencillers but one inker. Previously tentatively credited to Crandall on all pencils and Cuidera on inks.

The Lonely Hearts Killer! (Table of Contents: 1)

Ken Shannon / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
John Forte
Inks
Chuck Cuidera
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
detective-mystery
Characters
Ken Shannon; Dee Dee Dawson; Jackie Carver; Harry Daniels [as Nigel Trevlayne] (villain); Roland Avers; Louella Trevlayne; Mrs. Lavonne (death); Lt. Art Clyde; Marty
Synopsis
Ken must solve the murder of Mrs. Lavonne.

Indexer Notes

Previous indexer identified the artists as "Reed Crandall ?" (pencils) and "Chuck Cuidera ?" (inks). New identifications by Saltarella who doesn't see any Crandall in this story.

Monster's Mask (Table of Contents: 2)

Inspector Denver / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
W. G. Hargis ?
Inks
W. G. Hargis ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
detective-mystery
Characters
Inspector Denver [Marty Denver]; Patrolman Cassidy; Hal Brenton (Tommy's father; death); Mrs. Brenton (Tommy's mother); Tommy Brenton; Mr. Firehorns [Uncle Bill Brenton] (villain)

The Red Robbers! (Table of Contents: 3)

T-Man / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
spy
Characters
T-Man Pete Trask; Chief; Terente; Lamilla; Enesco
Reprints

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

Pict-O-Crime / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Knived in the Back!
Genre
detective-mystery
Characters
Detective Alan Sykes; Ruth Stacy (corpse); John Meade; Philip Fone

Twisted Revenge (Table of Contents: 5)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
detective-mystery

Funeral for a Big Shot (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Ed Dorgan; Duke (villain); Tiny Graham (villain); Lenny Brown (death); Snicker Reynolds (villain)
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Lonely Hearts Killer
    Ken Shannon
  2. 1. The Lonely Hearts Killer!
    Ken Shannon
  3. 2. Monster's Mask
    Inspector Denver
  4. 3. The Red Robbers!
    T-Man
  5. 4. ["Knived in the Back!"]
    Pict-O-Crime
  6. 5. Twisted Revenge
  7. 6. Funeral for a Big Shot
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Peter Croome
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Henry Andrews
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • Len Wolinsky
  • Gregory Fischer