(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

[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 (credited)
Pencils
Al Stahl (credited)
Inks
Al Stahl (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; aviation; war
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 ?; Vern Henkel ?
Pencils
Vernon Henkel (signed)
Inks
Vernon Henkel (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure; war
Characters
The Sniper; Suratai (villain)
Synopsis
For his repeated failures, Suratai is 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.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4)

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I wish I wasn't so bashful
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
Bill Quackenbush [as Quackenbush] (signed)
Inks
Bill Quackenbush [as Quackenbush] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; war
Synopsis
True story of Burma campaign.

Indexer Notes

Signed in the bottom-right section of the splash page. Previous indexer attributed the art to Fred Guardineer.

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:
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  • Craig Delich
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