(January 1944)

Pines, 1942 Series
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Volume
3
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
60
Indicia Frequency
quarterly
On-sale Date
1943-11-11
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Nedor Publishing Company
Editing
Ned Pines [as N. L. Pines]
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock
newsprint
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing

Issue Notes

Indicia info from a DCM scan (http://digitalcomicmuseum.com/)

The on-sale date is from the publication date recorded in the Catalog of Copyright Entries, Part 2, Periodicals, 1944, New Series, Vol. 39, No. 1.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Black Terror; American Eagle; Pyroman; Doc Strange / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Alex Schomburg
Inks
Alex Schomburg
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Black Terror [Bob Benton]; Pyroman [Dick Martin]; Doc Strange [Thomas Hugo Strange]; American Eagle [Tom Standish]
Keywords
bomb

[Evil At the Observatory] (Table of Contents: 1)

Doc Strange / comic story / 14 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
If you were in trouble would Doc Strange find time to answer your appeal?
Genre
superhero
Characters
Klutz (villain, introduction, death); Vilma (villain, introduction); Nazis (villains); Ruth (introduction); Billie (introduction); Doc Strange [Thomas Hugo Strange]; Mike Ellis; Virginia Thompson
Keywords
Middleville

[The Zombie Ray] (Table of Contents: 2)

Black Terror / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
They murder! They loot!!
Genre
superhero
Characters
Muller (villain, introduction, death); Beltz (villain, introduction, death); Nazis (villains); Black Terror [Bob Benton]; Tim Roland; Jean

Chinese Boy (Table of Contents: 3)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Charles Roberts
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Wu Young was a fourteen-year-old Chinese boy who lived near the Burma-China border.
Characters
Wu Young; Wu Young's father
Synopsis
Wu is taken prisoner and held for ransom by Japanese soldiers.

[The Deadly Dwarf] (Table of Contents: 4)

Pyroman / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
America's wartime production already spells doom for the Axis!
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Dwarf (villain, introduction); Nazis (villains); Pyroman [Dick Martin]; Joyce

Yellow Mud (Table of Contents: 5)

Jimmy Blue / text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Sam Brant
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Jimmy Blue halted his little cowpony in front of the old prospector's cabin and...
Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Jimmy Blue; Zack Hill; Jed Bradley
Synopsis
Jimmy pays a visit to his friend, Zack, only to find that Jed Bradley has taken up residence in Zack's cabin.

[The Skywriting Murder] (Table of Contents: 6)

Liberator / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Drew strolls with Professor Pickard across the university campus!
Genre
superhero
Characters
Prof. Pickard (introduction, death); Nazis (villains); Liberator [Nelson Drew]; Annabel Evans
Keywords
Aberdeen

Snowbound (Table of Contents: 7)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Henry Hale
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Fourteen-year-old James Payne and his uncle, Brad Cannon, were being held prisoners!
Genre
spy; war
Characters
James Payne; Brad Cannon; Schultz
Synopsis
Nazi spies seize Brad's farm to utilize as a spy nest.
Keywords
Rocky Mountains

[The Stowaway Spy] (Table of Contents: 8)

Lucky Lawrence / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
A Hollywood troupe is giving a show on Lucky's boat!
Genre
war
Characters
Nazis (villains); Lucky Lawrence
Synopsis
A Nazi agent sneaks aboard Lucky's ship and transmits its position to Nazi forces.
Keywords
World War II

Indexer Notes

Appearance between THRILLING COMICS #39 / 40

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Black Terror; American Eagle; Pyroman; Doc Strange
  2. 1. [Evil At the Observatory]
    Doc Strange
  3. 2. [The Zombie Ray]
    Black Terror
  4. 3. Chinese Boy
  5. 4. [The Deadly Dwarf]
    Pyroman
  6. 5. Yellow Mud
    Jimmy Blue
  7. 6. [The Skywriting Murder]
    Liberator
  8. 7. Snowbound
  9. 8. [The Stowaway Spy]
    Lucky Lawrence
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