(April 1945)

Pines, 1940 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
every other month
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Better Publications, Inc.
Editing
Ned Pines [as N. L. Pines] (president)

Issue Notes

Some info verified using a DCM scan (http://digitalcomicmuseum.com/)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Black Terror / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Alex Schomburg [as Schomburg] (signed)
Inks
Alex Schomburg [as Schomburg] (signed)
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Black Terror [Bob Benton]; Tim [Tim Roland]
Keywords
automobiles; motorcycles

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

The Black Terror / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Patricia Highsmith ?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
CC-177
First Line of Dialogue or Text
A diabolical plan by a master criminal...
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Black Terror [Bob Benton]; Tim [Tim Roland]

Indexer Notes

Writer credit added by Craig Delich 2012-8-6 per Alter Ego #111 (July 2012).

Fly a Kite (Table of Contents: 2)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Charles Stoddard
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
adventure

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

The American Eagle / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
CC-244
First Line of Dialogue or Text
Two blue symbols rocket through the air...
Genre
superhero

Engineer's Son (Table of Contents: 4)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Donald Bayne Hobart
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
adventure

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

Sergeant Bill King / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Maurice Gutwirth (signed)
Inks
Maurice Gutwirth (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
En route to Norway...
Genre
war

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

The Crime Crushers / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Al Camy [as Camy!] (signed)
Inks
Al Camy [as Camy!] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Ploopie and Steve come up against a new problem...
Genre
adventure

Indian Guide (Table of Contents: 7)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Chuck Graham
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
western-frontier

Li'l Cheesit and his Big Brudder (Table of Contents: 8)

Li'l Cheesit / comic story / 0.9 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
David Tendlar [as Tendlar] (signed)
Inks
David Tendlar [as Tendlar] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
David Tendlar ?

Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals

[First half] (Table of Contents: 9)

statement of ownership / 0.1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
Typeset

Indexer Notes

Statement is laid at the bottom of two consecutive pages.

[Cheesit Finds a Nice Big Apple] (Table of Contents: 10)

Li'l Cheesit / comic story / 0.9 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
David Tendlar [as Tendlar] (signed)
Inks
David Tendlar [as Tendlar] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
David Tendlar ?

Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals

[Second half] (Table of Contents: 11)

statement of ownership / 0.1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
Typeset

Indexer Notes

Statement is laid at the bottom of two consecutive pages.

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

Crash Carter, Air Cadet / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bob Oksner
Inks
Bob Oksner
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
It's a field day again for those scrappy air cadets...
Genre
aviation; war
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    The Black Terror
  2. 1. ["A diabolical plan by a master criminal..."]
    The Black Terror
  3. 2. Fly a Kite
  4. 3. ["Two blue symbols rocket through the air..."]
    The American Eagle
  5. 4. Engineer's Son
  6. 5. ["En route to Norway..."]
    Sergeant Bill King
  7. 6. ["Ploopie and Steve come up against a new problem..."]
    The Crime Crushers
  8. 7. Indian Guide
  9. 8. Li'l Cheesit and his Big Brudder
    Li'l Cheesit
  10. 9. [First half]
  11. 10. [Cheesit Finds a Nice Big Apple]
    Li'l Cheesit
  12. 11. [Second half]
  13. 12. ["It's a field day again for those scrappy air cadets..."]
    Crash Carter, Air Cadet
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Jean-Francois Masse
  • Lou Mougin
  • Craig Delich
  • Michael Hoskin
  • Gregory Fischer
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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