(October 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
Inks
Al Bryant
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure; war

Let the Band Play Dixie (Table of Contents: 1)

Blackhawk / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script
Manly Wade Wellman
Pencils
Mort Leav
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure; war
Characters
Blackhawks; Capt. Powhatan Bushrod, C.S.A. (first appearance)

Indexer Notes

Manly Wade Wellman recalled that he wrote every story in this issue, however only two have been verified.

[The V-Gully Problem] (Table of Contents: 2)

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

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

Genre
humor; aviation; war

[The Opium Gambit] (Table of Contents: 3)

Sniper / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre
adventure; war
Synopsis
Japanese attempt to hook Chinese on opium.

[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
Doughboy was sent back to G.H.Q. to work in General Goolish's office!
Genre
humor; military
Characters
Johnny Doughboy; Corporal Biffberg; General Goolish
Synopsis
Johnny's replaced by a WAC in his office job.

If Wishes Were Horses (Table of Contents: 5)

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

Script
Manly Wade Wellman
Pencils
Milt Stein [as M. Stein] (signed)
Inks
Milt Stein [as M. Stein] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
G. I. Fairy Godmother (first appearance)

Indexer Notes

Manly Wade Wellman specifically recalled writing this story.

The Cow of China (Table of Contents: 6)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

[The Lord of Longley] (Table of Contents: 7)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
war
Keywords
navy

[The Black Cat Squadron] (Table of Contents: 8)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Bill Quackenbush
Inks
Bill Quackenbush
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
war
Keywords
navy

Flying Commandoes Smash Jap Armies (Table of Contents: 9)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Bill Quackenbush [as Quackenbush] (signed)
Inks
Bill Quackenbush [as Quackenbush] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; war

Indexer Notes

true story

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Blackhawk
  2. 1. Let the Band Play Dixie
    Blackhawk
  3. 2. [The V-Gully Problem]
    Death Patrol
  4. 3. [The Opium Gambit]
    Sniper
  5. 4. ["Doughboy was sent back to G.H.Q. to work in General Goolish's office!"]
    Johnny Doughboy
  6. 5. If Wishes Were Horses
    Private Dogtag
  7. 6. The Cow of China
  8. 7. [The Lord of Longley]
    P.T. Boat
  9. 8. [The Black Cat Squadron]
    Pacific Patrol
  10. 9. Flying Commandoes Smash Jap Armies
    Secret War News
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Edgar Loftin
  • David Wilt
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Bob Hughes
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin