(January 1945)

Lev Gleason, 1941 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
Bi-monthly
On-sale Date
1944
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Magazine House
Brand
Lev Gleason Publications
Editing
Charles Biro; Bob Wood

Issue Notes

Parts of this issue are reprinted:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Daredevil / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Charles Biro [as Biro] (signed)
Inks
Charles Biro [as Biro] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Daredevil [Bart Hill]

[The Kopak Case] (Table of Contents: 1)

Daredevil / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script
Charles Biro (signed)
Pencils
Norman Maurer (signed)
Inks
Norman Maurer (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Daredevil [Bart Hill]; Little Wise Guys [Meatball; Jock; Pee Wee; Scarecrow]; Dan [aka the "Old Timer"] (introduction); Dan (auctioneer, introduction); Mike (introduction); Sam (a juror, introduction); Dr. Zee (introduction); Kopak's father (introduction, dies in flashback); Kopak (villain, introduction, death)
Synopsis
Daredevil takes a boat out belonging to a Mr. Kopak, and discovers a bag containing the bodies of two women inside anchored by a rope to the boat, and another body behind a cabin wall. Although Kopak claims he is innocent, Daredevil believes that there is more to the situation than meets the eye.
Reprints
Keywords
Tempest (a boat)

The New Sky Bus of the Air (Table of Contents: 2)

Dickie Dean / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Dick Wood?
Pencils
Bob Montana?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Dickie Dean; Dirk Duggan (first appearance; villain); Otwinger (first appearance; villain)

[The Face Formula] (Table of Contents: 3)

The Claw / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Q. Sale [as Bob Q. Siege] (signed)
Pencils
Bob Q. Sale [as Bob Q. Siege] (signed)
Inks
Bob Q. Sale [as Bob Q. Siege] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure
Characters
The Claw (villain); Bob Martin (actor, introduction); Lois Mansfield (actress, introduction); the Clawites (villains)
Synopsis
The Claw devises a formula that leads to the disfigurement of over 400 actors and actresses. Bob and Lois track down the villain in his lair, secure the "face formula" of the Claw, and restore the features of the victims.
Reprints
Keywords
Morning News

The Scientific Killer (Table of Contents: 4)

Crimebuster / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Dick Wood (credited)
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Crimebuster [Chuck Chandler]

[A Look at the Twentieth Century] (Table of Contents: 5)

Pirate Prince / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Dick Briefer (signed)
Pencils
Dick Briefer (signed)
Inks
Dick Briefer (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Pirate Prince; Yankee Longago

[The Hunting Lodge Hassle] (Table of Contents: 6)

Sniffer and the Deadly Dozen / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Virginia Hubbell?
Pencils
Carl Hubbell (signed)
Inks
Carl Hubbell (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Sniffer; the Deadly Dozen; Hector (first appearance); Herkimer (first appearance); The McKee Mob (first appearance; villains)
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Daredevil
  2. 1. [The Kopak Case]
    Daredevil
  3. 2. The New Sky Bus of the Air
    Dickie Dean
  4. 3. [The Face Formula]
    The Claw
  5. 4. The Scientific Killer
    Crimebuster
  6. 5. [A Look at the Twentieth Century]
    Pirate Prince
  7. 6. [The Hunting Lodge Hassle]
    Sniffer and the Deadly Dozen
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