(November 1944)

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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: 548,979 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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Tito (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Genre
non-fiction; biography; war

Thomas E. Dewey: Dewey (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Genre
biography
Synopsis
Campaign biography

Indexer Notes

biography

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

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

Script
Natalie Purvin Prager
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Letters
Typeset

Synopsis
quiz

Sidney Franklin: Bullfighter from Brooklyn (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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Pencils
Harry Fisk
Inks
Harry Fisk
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Genre
non-fiction; biography; sports
Reprints
Keywords
biography

Indexer Notes

Art credits identified by Jim Vadeboncoeur Jr.

Shark Bait (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
non-fiction; war
Synopsis
Survivors in a lifeboat catch a shark

Railroads on the March (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Genre
non-fiction; history

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

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

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Letters
typeset

Genre
humor
Synopsis
jokes

Superfortress (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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Genre
non-fiction; aviation
Synopsis
B-29 bomber

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9)

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

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Pencils
Jack Sparling
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Letters
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
The letters to movie stars were not fan mail...
Genre
non-fiction; crime
Synopsis
Eighth of a series
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Art credits identified by Jim Vadeboncoeur Jr.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10)

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

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Letters
Typeset

Genre
non-fiction
Synopsis
brief reviews

Nature's Airmen (Table of Contents: 11)

comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Genre
non-fiction; nature
Synopsis
Birds

Marie Anne Lagimoniere: Frontier Wife (Table of Contents: 12)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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Genre
biography
Synopsis
Red River Settlement

Indexer Notes

biography

Back-Yard Lifesaver (Table of Contents: 13)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
non-fiction; war
Synopsis
Milkweed division of War Hemp Industries, Inc.

Paul Johnson: Lesson Learned (Table of Contents: 14)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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Genre
biography
Synopsis
Pilot Paul Johnson habitually buzzes airfields, main streets, etc.

Indexer Notes

biography

Sea Furies (Table of Contents: 15)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Genre
non-fiction; war
Synopsis
British Torpedo Boats off North Africa in WWII
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    True Comics
  2. 1. Tito
  3. 2. Thomas E. Dewey: Dewey
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Is It True?
  5. 4. Sidney Franklin: Bullfighter from Brooklyn
  6. 5. Shark Bait
  7. 6. Railroads on the March
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Truly Comic!
  9. 8. Superfortress
  10. 9. ["The letters to movie stars were not fan mail..."]
    Special Agent of the Federal Bureau of Investigation
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    True's Movie Guide
  12. 11. Nature's Airmen
  13. 12. Marie Anne Lagimoniere: Frontier Wife
  14. 13. Back-Yard Lifesaver
  15. 14. Paul Johnson: Lesson Learned
  16. 15. Sea Furies
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Per Sandell
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Michael Hoskin
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