(Fall 1945)

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Volume
5
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
Quarterly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
True Comics, Inc.
Editing
?
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

True Comics / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Sky Hawk (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Sam Glankoff
Inks
Sam Glankoff
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; biography; military
Characters
Col. Alexandre Pokryshkin
Synopsis
Russian military pilot.

Indexer Notes

Art credit from artist's website.

Mercy for Millions (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Sam Glankoff
Inks
Sam Glankoff
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
advocacy
Synopsis
Story of the National War Fund

Indexer Notes

Art credit from Who's Who of American Comic Book Artists.

Tokyo Express (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; war
Synopsis
PT Boats sink two Japanese destroyers.

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

What Would You Do? / comic story / 1.5 pages (report information)

Script
Louis Wolfe
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Imagine that are faced with a decision which means life or death to you.
Genre
adventure
Keywords
puzzle-story

Stubborn Sprinter (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 2.9 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; biography; sports
Characters
Ray Barbuti

Captain Tootsie and the Hand Grenade (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

Captain Tootsie / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Chapter IV (Table of Contents: 7)

Cavalcade of England / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Joseph H. Park
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
historical
Synopsis
Chapter IV: British history 1603 to 1688 AD

Delaying Action (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Corinne Dillon
Inks
Corinne Dillon
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; biography
Characters
Mary Murray
Synopsis
Revolutionary War heroine

Indexer Notes

Art Credit from Jerry Bails' Who's Who of American Comic Books.

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

Truly Comic! / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Synopsis
jokes

Indexer Notes

Jokes sent in by Sarah James, Lawrence Poole, Teresa De Marco, Dorothy Young, Patrick Gill, Claire Freedman, Gene Simmons, Terry McGee, Charles Lessig, Jack Godles, Geraldine Libby, Joseph Mariette, Jim Bryant; Harold DeWatt, Gertrude Scranage, Marilyn McLaughlin, Jack Lawson, Morgan Lewis, Ken Pearson, Joseph Evans, L. E. Ashcraft, Betty Ginsburgh.

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

True's Movie Guide / text article / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
? (photograph)
Inks
? (photograph)
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction
Synopsis
Brief reviews of Anchors Aweight, The Cheaters, First Yank Into Tokyo, Pride of the Marines.

Camouflage (Table of Contents: 11)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; war

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

Great Hoaxes / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
R. H. Livingstone
Inks
R. H. Livingstone
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Here is the first of a series of famous hoaxes in history...
Genre
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

Artist ID by Jerry Bails in Who's Who.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    True Comics
  2. 1. Sky Hawk
  3. 2. Mercy for Millions
  4. 3. Tokyo Express
  5. 4. ["Imagine that are faced with a decision which means life or death to you."]
    What Would You Do?
  6. 5. Stubborn Sprinter
  7. 6. Captain Tootsie and the Hand Grenade
    Captain Tootsie
  8. 7. Chapter IV
    Cavalcade of England
  9. 8. Delaying Action
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Truly Comic!
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    True's Movie Guide
  12. 11. Camouflage
  13. 12. ["Here is the first of a series of famous hoaxes in history..."]
    Great Hoaxes
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Mike Nielsen
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  • Michael Hoskin
  • Edgar Loftin
  • Chris Boyko
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  • Craig Delich
  • Peter Croome
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