(March 1944)

Marvel, 1941 Series
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Volume
2
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
60
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1944-01-19
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Complete Photo Story Corp.
Brand
Atlas [color globe]
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, 1944, New Series, Vol. 39, No. 1.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Captain America / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Syd Shores [as Shores] (signed)
Inks
Syd Shores [as Shores] (signed)
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Bucky Barnes; Adolph Hitler; Human Torch [Jim Hammond] (inset); Nazis
Reprints
Keywords
World War II

The Blood of Dr. Necrosis (Table of Contents: 1)

Captain America / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Syd Shores
Inks
Vince Alascia ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Dr. Necrosis (villain, introduction, death)
Synopsis
Dr. Necrosis, a German doctor stationed in Australia, has contracted the dreaded white gangrene and has shipped out contaminated plasma to poison wounded Allied soldiers in the field. Cap and Bucky disrupt his experiment to use the blood of his assistant to cure himself and he falls on a piece of jagged glass during the fighting.

Meet the Director of Death (Table of Contents: 2)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Jimmy Thompson?
Inks
Al Gabriele?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero

[Death of a Playboy] (Table of Contents: 3)

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

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

Genre
detective-mystery

Eight Lives Lost (Table of Contents: 4)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?

The Strange Mystery of the Leopard Woman (Table of Contents: 5)

Captain America / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Carmine Infantino ?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Leopard Woman [Countess Kyra] (villain, introduction)

The General of Death (Table of Contents: 6)

Captain America / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Gen. Von Savage (villain, introduction, death)
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Captain America
  2. 1. The Blood of Dr. Necrosis
    Captain America
  3. 2. Meet the Director of Death
    Human Torch
  4. 3. [Death of a Playboy]
    Let's Play Detective
  5. 4. Eight Lives Lost
  6. 5. The Strange Mystery of the Leopard Woman
    Captain America
  7. 6. The General of Death
    Captain America
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