(August 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)
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

Circulation: 505,831 copies (data from Audit Bureau of Circulation via Russ Mahera)


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

True Comics / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Sam Glankoff
Inks
Sam Glankoff
Colors
?
Letters
?

Indexer Notes

Cover artist identification from the artist's website.

Omar Bradley: Doughboys' General (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
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Inks
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Colors
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Letters
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Genre
biography

Indexer Notes

biography

Jinx Ship (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
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Inks
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Colors
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Letters
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Genre
non-fiction; military
Synopsis
U.S.S. Michigan patrols Lake Erie in 19th century

Joe Ruddy Sr. & Jr.: Rough 'n Ruddy (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
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Inks
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Colors
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Letters
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Genre
biography
Synopsis
Father and son water polo players
Reprints

Indexer Notes

biography

Is It True? (Table of Contents: 4)

activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
Natalie Purvin Prager
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
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Letters
Typeset

Synopsis
quiz

Marcus Whitman: Oregon Trail Blazer (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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?
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Inks
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Colors
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Letters
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Genre
biography

Indexer Notes

biography

Weather to Order! (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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?
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Inks
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Colors
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Letters
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Genre
non-fiction; military
Synopsis
Weather prediction for timing military operations

True's Movie Guide (Table of Contents: 7)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
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Colors
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Letters
Typeset

Synopsis
brief reviews

Invasion Fleet, Victory's Spearhead! (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
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Genre
non-fiction; war

Lt. Annie Den Hooch: One-Woman Army (Table of Contents: 9)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
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Pencils
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Inks
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Colors
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Letters
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Genre
biography

Indexer Notes

biography

Vote for your Hero of the Year! (Table of Contents: 10)

activity / 1 page (report information)

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Inks
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Colors
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Letters
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Synopsis
poll & survey; results in issue 43 (Spring 1945)

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

Truly Comic! / text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
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Inks
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Colors
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Letters
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Synopsis
jokes

Major Paul Triquet: Victorious Canadian (Table of Contents: 12)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
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Pencils
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Inks
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Colors
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Letters
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Genre
biography

Indexer Notes

biography

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 13)

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

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Working side by side with the nazis' trickiest spies...
Genre
detective-mystery
Synopsis
Sixth of a series
Reprints

Friendly Enemies (Table of Contents: 14)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
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Pencils
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Inks
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Colors
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Letters
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Genre
non-fiction; war
Synopsis
British POWs in Italy, WWII
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    True Comics
  2. 1. Omar Bradley: Doughboys' General
  3. 2. Jinx Ship
  4. 3. Joe Ruddy Sr. & Jr.: Rough 'n Ruddy
  5. 4. Is It True?
  6. 5. Marcus Whitman: Oregon Trail Blazer
  7. 6. Weather to Order!
  8. 7. True's Movie Guide
  9. 8. Invasion Fleet, Victory's Spearhead!
  10. 9. Lt. Annie Den Hooch: One-Woman Army
  11. 10. Vote for your Hero of the Year!
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Truly Comic!
  13. 12. Major Paul Triquet: Victorious Canadian
  14. 13. ["Working side by side with the nazis' trickiest spies..."]
    Special Agent of the Federal Bureau of Investigation
  15. 14. Friendly Enemies
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