(December 1943)

Quality Comics, 1940 Series
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Volume
[1]
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
60
Indicia Frequency
Bi-Monthly
On-sale date
1943-10-15
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Comic Magazines
Brand
Quality Comic Group
Editing
George Brenner [as George E. Brenner]; Busy Arnold [as E. M. Arnold] (general manager)
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding
Saddle-Stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

Printed in U.S.A.

On sale date and volume number from the publication date and volume number as submitted to the U.S. Copyright Office found in the Catalog of Copyright Entries, Part 2, Periodicals, New Series, Volume 38, Numbers 1-4. January-December 1943. Class B periodical. Copyright registration number B 605456. This comic's indicia does not list any volume number.


Captain Triumph Exposes the Diary of a Dictator (Table of Contents)

Captain Triumph / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Alex Kotzky [as Kotsky] (signed)
Inks
Alex Kotzky [as Kotsky] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain Triumph [Lance Gallant]

Indexer Notes

On the torn newspaper at Captain Triumph's feet appear several relevant names and phrases : QUALITY COMICS, KOTSKY, JACK COLE, DEMUTH, GE[ORGE] BREN[NER] RECEIV[ES] AWARD. Also mentions BEEZLE BUMBLE but the new strip inside is actually titled BEEZY BUMBLE.

Diary of a Dictator (Table of Contents: 1)

Captain Triumph / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Alfred Andriola
Inks
Alfred Andriola
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain Triumph [Lance Gallant]; Mussler the Dictator

Forbidden Ancient Tales (Table of Contents: 2)

Inkie / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor
Characters
Inkie; Al Stahl

[Pen Miller in Jail] (Table of Contents: 3)

Pen Miller / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Klaus Nordling [as Klaus] (signed)
Pencils
Klaus Nordling [as Klaus] (signed)
Inks
Klaus Nordling [as Klaus] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
detective-mystery
Characters
Pen Miller; Chop (Oriental manservant)

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

Molly the Model / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Since you weel not do me wan small favor of marry me
Genre
humor
Characters
Molly the Model
Synopsis
An artist threatens to commit suicide if Molly won't marry him.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5)

Molly the Model / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Wish I had someone to talk to!
Genre
humor

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6)

Beezy Bumble / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Nothing's wrong, I tell you!
Genre
humor
Characters
Beezy Bumble (first appearance); Betty Bumble; Ma Bumble; Dad Bumble; Mr. Goolish

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7)

Hack O'Hara / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ed Dobrotka?
Inks
Ed Dobrotka?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure
Characters
Hack O'Hara
Synopsis
Hack saves a girl from committing suicide and exposes her hypnotist uncle.

Death on the Beam (Table of Contents: 8)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
war

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9)

Rube Goldberg's Side Show / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Rube Goldberg
Pencils
Rube Goldberg
Inks
Rube Goldberg
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor

Indexer Notes

strip reprint

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10)

Slap Happy Pappy / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 11)

The Clock / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
George Brenner (signed)
Pencils
George Brenner (signed)
Inks
George Brenner (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
detective-mystery
Characters
The Clock [Brian O'Brien]; Senator Mills; Hinton Graftt (villain); Mayor Fremont
Synopsis
The Clock exposes a crooked politician.
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Captain Triumph Exposes the Diary of a Dictator
    Captain Triumph
  2. 1. Diary of a Dictator
    Captain Triumph
  3. 2. Forbidden Ancient Tales
    Inkie
  4. 3. [Pen Miller in Jail]
    Pen Miller
  5. 4. ["Since you weel not do me wan small favor of marry me"]
    Molly the Model
  6. 5. ["Wish I had someone to talk to!"]
    Molly the Model
  7. 6. ["Nothing's wrong, I tell you!"]
    Beezy Bumble
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Hack O'Hara
  9. 8. Death on the Beam
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Rube Goldberg's Side Show
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Slap Happy Pappy
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    The Clock
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Ray Bottorff Jr
  • David Wilt
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Keith Chandler
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Klein
  • Lou Mougin