(July 1944)

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Volume
4
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
Monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
True Comics, Inc.
Editing
Harold C. Field; Beatrice Lewi (managing editor); Ralph O. Ellsworth (art director)

Issue Notes

Circulation: 490,482 copies (data from Audit Bureau of Circulation via Russ Mahera)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

True Comics / cover / 1 page (report information)

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Vice Admiral Richmond K. Turner: Commander of the Crocodile Fleet (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Genre
biography

Indexer Notes

biography

How It Began (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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Genre
non-fiction
Synopsis
Origins of nursery rhymes

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3)

Is It True? / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
Natalie Purvin Prager
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Typeset

Synopsis
quiz

Therese Bonney: Photo-Fighter (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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Genre
biography
Synopsis
3-panel sequence shows a Nazi concentration camp

Indexer Notes

biography

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

Special Agent of the Federal Bureau of Investigation / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
The missing machine part was only a small object...
Genre
detective-mystery
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Fifth of a series

Round the World Gift (Table of Contents: 6)

National War Fund / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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Pencils
Sam Glankoff
Inks
Sam Glankoff
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Indexer Notes

Art credit from the artist's website.

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

True's Movie Guide / text article / 1 page (report information)

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Synopsis
brief reviews

Builders of the Alaska Highway (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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Genre
non-fiction

Rube Waddell: Magnificent Screwball (Table of Contents: 9)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Genre
biography
Synopsis
Baseball pitcher

Indexer Notes

biography

The Battling Borie (Table of Contents: 10)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Genre
non-fiction; war
Synopsis
Aging U.S. destroyer fights German submarines

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

Truly Comic! / text story / 2 pages (report information)

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Synopsis
jokes

The Fearless Five (Table of Contents: 12)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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Genre
non-fiction; war
Synopsis
In WWII, five U.S Marines in the South Pacific stop a Japanese attack.
Keywords
Japanese; Pacific; U.S. Marines; World War II
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    True Comics
  2. 1. Vice Admiral Richmond K. Turner: Commander of the Crocodile Fleet
  3. 2. How It Began
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Is It True?
  5. 4. Therese Bonney: Photo-Fighter
  6. 5. ["The missing machine part was only a small object..."]
    Special Agent of the Federal Bureau of Investigation
  7. 6. Round the World Gift
    National War Fund
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    True's Movie Guide
  9. 8. Builders of the Alaska Highway
  10. 9. Rube Waddell: Magnificent Screwball
  11. 10. The Battling Borie
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Truly Comic!
  13. 12. The Fearless Five
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