(September 1944)

Quality Comics, 1941 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
60
Indicia frequency
Monthly except December and June
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Comic Magazines
Brand
Quality Comic Group
Editing
George Brenner
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Blackhawk / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Al Bryant (signed)
Inks
Al Bryant (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure; war
Characters
Blackhawk; Chop Chop

[Back From the Dead] (Table of Contents: 1)

Blackhawk / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Mort Leav
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure; war
Characters
Blackhawk; Stanislaus (found alive); Captain Hitsu (villain, death); Captain Hitsu's Suicide Squadron [Ito; Sati; Koga; Ushi] (villains, most die)

Indexer Notes

Story continued from last issue.

[Del's Birthday] (Table of Contents: 2)

Death Patrol / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Al Stahl
Pencils
Al Stahl
Inks
Al Stahl
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
war; aviation; humor
Characters
The Death Patrol [Del Van Dyne; Boris; Gramps; Hank; King Hotintot; Jackie; Yogi]; Emperor Hirohito (villain)

[Suratai's Trap For the Sniper] (Table of Contents: 3)

The Sniper / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Ted Udall
Pencils
Vernon Henkel
Inks
Vernon Henkel
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure; war
Characters
The Sniper; Suratai (villain)
Synopsis
For his repeated failures, Suratai was put in charge of a battalion of Japanese prisoners, who were made expendable soldiers for the express purpose of routing the Sniper. Though he failed, Suratai's superiors saved his life in order to prop him up again.

Indexer Notes

Writer revision from Henkel to Udall by Craig Delich 2014-1-1. The Who's Who indicates that Henkel was an artist on this feature only.

"I wish I wasn't so bashful" (Table of Contents: 4)

Johnny Doughboy / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor; military

[General De Livry's Mission To China] (Table of Contents: 5)

Private Dogtag / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Bart Tumey
Pencils
Bart Tumey
Inks
Bart Tumey
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor

Trapped-- by Snow (Table of Contents: 6)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

First Come--First Served (Table of Contents: 7)

P.T. Boat / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
war
Characters
Killer Kane (first appearance; death)
Keywords
navy

James Cook's One-Man Raid On Rabaul (Table of Contents: 8)

Pacific Patrol / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Fred Guardineer
Pencils
Fred Guardineer
Inks
Fred Guardineer
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
war
Keywords
navy

An American Fights Back In Burma (Table of Contents: 9)

Secret War News / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Fred Guardineer
Pencils
Fred Guardineer
Inks
Fred Guardineer
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; war

Indexer Notes

true story of Burma campaign

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Blackhawk
  2. 1. [Back From the Dead]
    Blackhawk
  3. 2. [Del's Birthday]
    Death Patrol
  4. 3. [Suratai's Trap For the Sniper]
    The Sniper
  5. 4. "I wish I wasn't so bashful"
    Johnny Doughboy
  6. 5. [General De Livry's Mission To China]
    Private Dogtag
  7. 6. Trapped-- by Snow
  8. 7. First Come--First Served
    P.T. Boat
  9. 8. James Cook's One-Man Raid On Rabaul
    Pacific Patrol
  10. 9. An American Fights Back In Burma
    Secret War News
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Ray Bottorff Jr
  • Bob Hughes
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Craig Delich
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin