(Summer 1945)

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)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Al Bryant
Inks
Al Bryant
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain Triumph

The Castle of Shadows (Table of Contents: 1)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Mort Leav
Inks
Mort Leav
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain Triumph [Lance and Michael Gallant]; Biff; Kim Meredith; Lona Mills (first appearance); Krogar (villain, introduction, death)
Synopsis
Lona Mills inherits a haunted house, although most of the ghosts were the crooked kind. Lance was tied and unable to deal with the situation as Captain Triumph until Michael coaxed a rat into chewing the ropes free so that Lance could touch his special birthmark.
Reprints

[Hand Shadows] (Table of Contents: 2)

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

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

Genre
humor

[The Mastermind of the Rotley Gang] (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
?

Genre
detective-mystery
Characters
Pen Miller; The Rotley Gang and their Chief (first appearance; villains); Chop Chu; Kansas; Benny the Mouse
Synopsis
Pen Miller is turning up the heat on the Rotley Gang, so they want to rub him out before he discovers their leader.

[The Kidnapping of Nora Hayes] (Table of Contents: 4)

Hack O'Hara / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Vernon Henkel (signed)
Pencils
Vernon Henkel (signed)
Inks
Vernon Henkel
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure
Characters
Hack O'Hara; Nora Hayes (first appearance); Henry Hayes and his accomplices (first appearance; villains)

[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
What on earth -- ?
Genre
humor
Characters
Molly the Model; Maloney; Mrs. Pennypickle
Synopsis
Maloney's cheap eyeglasses get him in hot water.

[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
The boys at the club bet me a buck apiece I couldn't date a real model!
Genre
humor
Characters
Maloney
Synopsis
To win a bet, Maloney convinces an ad agency to let him date a model. It turns out to be a pig named Miss McPuffy.

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

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
What is that smell?
Genre
humor
Characters
Molly the Model; Maloney; Widow Bagabux
Synopsis
Hoping to get rich, Maloney invents a perfume, with disastrous results.

[Floogy's Fishing Spot] (Table of Contents: 8)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Floogy the Fiji

[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

The Pontine Marshes (Table of Contents: 10)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

[Professor Stealum] (Table of Contents: 11)

Inkie / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Al Stahl (signed)
Pencils
Al Stahl (signed)
Inks
Al Stahl
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Inkie; Prof. Stealum (first appearance; villain)

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

Beezy / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Love can be a tragic thing when the fathers of the two people involved...
Genre
humor
Characters
Beezy Bumble; Betty Bumble; Mr. Geezy; Pa Bumble; Judge Puffybuddy; Ma Bumble
Synopsis
Beezy attempts to get his father and the father of Betty's boyfriend to make amends, but the result is a wild street brawl. Betty then tells Beezy she has a new boyfriend now, anyway.

Battles Monster Man! (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

Captain Tootsie; Tootsie Rolls / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. The Castle of Shadows
    Captain Triumph
  3. 2. [Hand Shadows]
    Slap Happy Pappy
  4. 3. [The Mastermind of the Rotley Gang]
    Pen Miller
  5. 4. [The Kidnapping of Nora Hayes]
    Hack O'Hara
  6. 5. ["What on earth -- ?"]
    Molly the Model
  7. 6. ["The boys at the club bet me a buck apiece I couldn't date a real model!"]
    Molly the Model
  8. 7. ["What is that smell?"]
    Molly the Model
  9. 8. [Floogy's Fishing Spot]
    Floogy the Fiji
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Rube Goldberg's Side Show
  11. 10. The Pontine Marshes
  12. 11. [Professor Stealum]
    Inkie
  13. 12. ["Love can be a tragic thing when the fathers of the two people involved..."]
    Beezy
  14. 13. Battles Monster Man!
    Captain Tootsie; Tootsie Rolls
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Craig Delich
  • David Wilt
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Bob Hughes
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Klein
  • Lou Mougin