(1945)

 
Volume
?
Price
0.25 USD
Pages
132
Indicia frequency
?
On-sale date
1945
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
?
Brand
A Cambridge House Book
Editing
Bernard Baily Studios
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Golden Age US
Publishing Format
one-shot

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Captain Truth / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
John Giunta (signed)
Inks
John Giunta (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Captain Truth, Luckyman; Detective Dareall; Hopeless Henry; Witch of Salem; The Wise Guy; Jones and His Mrs; Trixie

The Vanishing Boy! (Table of Contents: 1)

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

Script
Bruce Elliott ?
Pencils
Bob Fujitani
Inks
Bob Fujitani
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure; superhero
Characters
Captain Truth [Ken Elliott] (introduction); Mr. Blane (landlord); Joey; Mary (Joey's mother); Arthur [aka Slug Warner] (villain, Joey's father, reforms); Blackie (villain, gang leader); Blackie's gang [Slug Warner; "Handsome" Harry] (villains, black market racketeers)
Synopsis
Captain Truth encounters some black marketeers stealing light bulbs from a store in order to secure valuable tungsten from the filaments. Unsuccessful, he returns to his apartment as Ken Elliott only to find that the landlord has evicted him and the rest of the tenants. Having no place to stay, Ken Elliott stays overnight with Joey and learns that his father is really Slug Warner. Captain Truth then decides to show Slug the error of his ways and reform....for Joey's sake.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Only appearance.

[Wanted man to take care of curtain] (Table of Contents: 2)

Bill Hilly / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Lester Lee ? (signed)
Pencils
Schertz (signed)
Inks
Schertz (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor

Fifty Dollar Reward! (Table of Contents: 3)

Benny the Boxer / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Lit-Win?
Pencils
Lit-Win
Inks
Lit-Win
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor

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

Crime Detector / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Edmond Good [as De Mond] (signed)
Inks
Edmond Good [as De Mond] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I confess
Genre
crime

The Great Tanktown Bank Robbery!!! (Table of Contents: 5)

Silly and Pilly / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Silly; Pilly

The Witch of Salem (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
drama; historical

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

Whitey and the Magic Crown / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Al Stahl [as Bruce Baker] (signed)
Inks
Al Stahl [as Bruce Baker] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
This is the story of a little white mouse...
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals

The Terror of the Temple (Table of Contents: 8)

Tom Tom / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure
Characters
Tom Tom
Reprints

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

Flight Topics! / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; military

The Man with the Mirror Eyes! (Table of Contents: 10)

Detective Dareall / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Manny Stallman (signed)
Inks
Manny Stallman (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
detective-mystery
Characters
Detective Dareall
Reprints

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

Jones and His Mrs. / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Somebody should have told this guy about Lincoln
Genre
humor
Characters
Jones; Mrs. Jones

Caribbean Interlude (Table of Contents: 12)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

The Perfume Murder (Table of Contents: 13)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Edmond Good [as De Mond] (signed)
Inks
Edmond Good [as De Mond] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
detective-mystery

[Dreams] (Table of Contents: 14)

Dinkey Winkey / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
children

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 15)

Dennis Denton / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Manny Stallman (signed)
Inks
Manny Stallman (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Like most really strong men
Genre
detective-mystery
Characters
Dennis Denton

[Be kind to Albert week!] (Table of Contents: 16)

Albert / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
children
Characters
Albert

3-Alarm Fire! (Table of Contents: 17)

Hopeless Henry / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Howie Post (signed)
Inks
Howie Post (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Hopeless Henry

Audrey's Birthday Party!! (Table of Contents: 18)

Trixie / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
children
Characters
Trixie; Audrey

Money from Nowhere! (Table of Contents: 19)

Wise Guy / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
detective-mystery
Characters
Wise Guy

Secret Gold! (Table of Contents: 20)

Sinister Sam / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Sinister Sam

Sky Notes! (Table of Contents: 21)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; military

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 22)

Screwy / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Lester Lee ?
Pencils
Schertz ?
Inks
Schertz ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
This is my first duck hunt!
Genre
humor

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 23)

Lucky Man / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
It's all right when Lucky Man is on your side
Genre
superhero
Characters
Lucky Man (introduction)

Indexer Notes

Only appearance of Lucky Man.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 24)

Joe Blow / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Lester Lee ?
Pencils
Schertz ?
Inks
Schertz ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Captain Truth
  2. 1. The Vanishing Boy!
    Captain Truth
  3. 2. [Wanted man to take care of curtain]
    Bill Hilly
  4. 3. Fifty Dollar Reward!
    Benny the Boxer
  5. 4. ["I confess"]
    Crime Detector
  6. 5. The Great Tanktown Bank Robbery!!!
    Silly and Pilly
  7. 6. The Witch of Salem
  8. 7. ["This is the story of a little white mouse..."]
    Whitey and the Magic Crown
  9. 8. The Terror of the Temple
    Tom Tom
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Flight Topics!
  11. 10. The Man with the Mirror Eyes!
    Detective Dareall
  12. 11. ["Somebody should have told this guy about Lincoln"]
    Jones and His Mrs.
  13. 12. Caribbean Interlude
  14. 13. The Perfume Murder
  15. 14. [Dreams]
    Dinkey Winkey
  16. 15. ["Like most really strong men"]
    Dennis Denton
  17. 16. [Be kind to Albert week!]
    Albert
  18. 17. 3-Alarm Fire!
    Hopeless Henry
  19. 18. Audrey's Birthday Party!!
    Trixie
  20. 19. Money from Nowhere!
    Wise Guy
  21. 20. Secret Gold!
    Sinister Sam
  22. 21. Sky Notes!
  23. 22. ["This is my first duck hunt!"]
    Screwy
  24. 23. ["It's all right when Lucky Man is on your side"]
    Lucky Man
  25. 24. [no title indexed]
    Joe Blow
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