(Winter 1944)

Quality Comics, 1940 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
60
Indicia Frequency
quarterly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Comic Magazines
Brand
Quality Comic Group
Editing
George Brenner (editor); E. M. Arnold (general manager)
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding
Saddle-Stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Captain Triumph / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ed Dobrotka ?
Inks
Ed Dobrotka ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Captain Triumph turns a 'Good Neighbor' tour into a good fight!
Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain Triumph

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1)

Captain Triumph / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ed Dobrotka
Inks
Ed Dobrotka
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
We are welcome in the home of our good neighbors to the south!
Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain Triumph [Lance Gallant]; Kim Meredith; Biff; Pancho; Cesar; Rinaldo
Synopsis
Kim is appointed a representative of the Good Neighbor Bureau and is sent to South America as a goodwill ambassador where Captain Triumph immediately gets involved in political intrigue and an attempted coop.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2)

Slap Happy Pappy / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jack Cole
Pencils
Jack Cole
Inks
Jack Cole
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Grand pap hez thuh right idee!
Genre
humor

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

Pen Miller / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Klaus Nordling [as Klaus]
Pencils
Klaus Nordling [as Klaus]
Inks
Klaus Nordling
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Pen Miller, cartoonist-detective, uses his real-life adventures...
Genre
detective-mystery
Characters
Pen Miller; Chop Chu; Clem Rouhy; Anne
Synopsis
Pen gets fired right in the middle of a strip about crooked politician Clem Rouhy.

Riddle of the Lucky License (Table of Contents: 4)

Hack O'Hara / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jack Alderman (signed)
Inks
Jack Alderman (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure
Characters
Hack O'Hara

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5)

Molly the Model / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
So this lady we're visiting has a little boy!
Genre
humor
Characters
Molly the Model [Molly Maloney]; Pop Maloney; Mrs. Psmith; Pypdike Psmith
Synopsis
Pop runs afoul of a menacing little boy.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6)

Molly the Model / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I heard there were some swell pictures on sale here very cheap!
Genre
humor
Characters
Pop Maloney
Synopsis
Pop gets all dressed up to meet the "model" for a painting he admires, only to discover the artist mostly used his imagination.

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

Inkie / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Janice Valleau
Inks
Janice Valleau
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Bravo!
Genre
humor
Characters
Inkie; John Bevins; Milt
Synopsis
Milt's wife drags him to see Shakespeare and somehow Inkie ends up on stage in the middle of the action.

Indexer Notes

The cartoonist featured in the strip is Milton Stein, but the artwork does not resemble his work in the previous issue at all.

The Whirling Dervish (Table of Contents: 8)

Eric Vale / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

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

Rube Goldberg's Side Show / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Rube Goldberg
Pencils
Rube Goldberg
Inks
Rube Goldberg
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor

Indexer Notes

strip reprint

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

Beezy / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The immortal loves in the life of Beezy Bumble...
Genre
humor
Characters
Beezy Bumble; Mr. Bumble; Julie; Nitro; Betty Bumble; Edna; Ma Bumble
Synopsis
Beezy wants to take Julie on a date, so he dumps her obnoxious little brother Nitro on Pa Bumble.

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

Jonesy / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
There's only one thing to do...
Genre
humor
Characters
Marvin "Jonesy" Jones; Mr. Jones
Synopsis
Jonesy tries to tell his father that he's going to propose to his girlfriend.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 12)

Floogy the Fiji / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I've got millions to burn!
Genre
humor
Characters
Floogy the Fiji (first appearance)
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Captain Triumph turns a 'Good Neighbor' tour into a good fight!"]
    Captain Triumph
  2. 1. ["We are welcome in the home of our good neighbors to the south!"]
    Captain Triumph
  3. 2. ["Grand pap hez thuh right idee!"]
    Slap Happy Pappy
  4. 3. ["Pen Miller, cartoonist-detective, uses his real-life adventures..."]
    Pen Miller
  5. 4. Riddle of the Lucky License
    Hack O'Hara
  6. 5. ["So this lady we're visiting has a little boy!"]
    Molly the Model
  7. 6. ["I heard there were some swell pictures on sale here very cheap!"]
    Molly the Model
  8. 7. ["Bravo!"]
    Inkie
  9. 8. The Whirling Dervish
    Eric Vale
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Rube Goldberg's Side Show
  11. 10. ["The immortal loves in the life of Beezy Bumble..."]
    Beezy
  12. 11. ["There's only one thing to do..."]
    Jonesy
  13. 12. ["I've got millions to burn!"]
    Floogy the Fiji
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Lou Mougin
  • Bob Hughes
  • David Wilt
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Len Wolinsky
  • Gregory Fischer
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Klein
  • Lou Mougin