(November 1945)

Pines, 1942 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
quarterly
On-sale Date
1945-09-11
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Nedor Publishing Company
Editing
Ned Pines (credited as N. L. Pines); Richard Hughes (actual)

Issue Notes

On sale date from the publication date reported to the U.S. Copyright Office found in the Catalog of Copyright Entries, Part 2, Periodicals, 1945, New Series, Volume 40, Number 4. Class B periodical. Copyright registration number B 698086.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Black Terror / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Alex Schomburg (signed as Schomburg)
Inks
Alex Schomburg (signed as Schomburg)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Black Terror [Bob Benton]; Tim [Tim Roland]; the Japanese
Keywords
television; Zero

New Enlargement (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2)

Black Terror / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ed Moritz
Inks
Ed Hamilton
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
CC-343
First Line of Dialogue or Text
Bob Benton, young American druggist, and his friends Tim and Jean...
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Black Terror [Bob Benton]; Tim [Tim Roland]; Richard Benton (Black Terror's uncle, introduction); Jean Starr; Mr. Farrow; Dr. Ghoul (villain, introduction); The Ghoul's creatures (villains)
Synopsis
Bob gets a letter from his Uncle in Wyoming inviting him and guests to come to his ranch for a visit. Unknowing, Benton and company don't realize a weird man has captured him and used a strange electrical cylinder to turn him into a distorted creature!
Keywords
Benton Drug Store; Queen Ranch; Wyoming

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

Black Terror / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
CC-436
First Line of Dialogue or Text
Human life holds little value among spies!
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Black Terror [Bob Benton]; Tim [Tim Roland]; Jean Starr; un-named Police Chief; Riati [as Theodore Rawlings] (villain, a spy, death); Starch Cosmo (villain, introduction); Ace (villain, introduction)
Synopsis
A Mr. Rawlings brings in a golden statue he secured in Bali for anaylsis for gold content. But the Terror Twins learn later, after the theft of the statue from the drug store, that it contains a diagram of an incendiary bomb inside!
Keywords
Balinese War Goddess; Benton Drug Store

Canadian Boy (Table of Contents: 4)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Charles S. Strong (as Charles Strong) (credited as Charles S. Strong)
Pencils
? (spot illustration)
Inks
? (spot illustration)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
adventure; war
Characters
Jerry Carlyle; Mr. Carlyle (Jerry's father); Fred Miller (Jerry's friend); the Nazis (villains)
Synopsis
With the onset of war, Jerry could no longer safely put out his cod lines, as German subs often passed by the fishing area. But Jerry has a trick up his sleeve: plant an explosive device in his innocent-looking model sailboat.
Keywords
Cape Sable; Halifax Harbor; Lunenburg (Nova Scotia); Royal Canadian Navy; U-Boat

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

Black Terror / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ed Moritz (signed)
Inks
Ed Hamilton (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
CC-451
First Line of Dialogue or Text
A Jap plot to poison America's top military officials...
Genre
war; superhero
Characters
The Black Terror [Bob Benton]; Tim [Tim Roland]; Jean Starr; Major General Jim Traynor (introduction, death); Traynor's un-named cook; Traynor's butler; Senor del Marte (plantation owner); Native Chief (villain); the Japanese (villains)
Synopsis
The Terror Twins must battle a nefarious Japanese plot to poison America's top military officials!
Keywords
Benton Drug Store; Caraca Plant; Seba; South America

Indexer Notes

Due to confusion with the inker Ed Hamilton, we formerly credited Edmond Hamilton as the scripter of this story.

Shave and a Shine (Table of Contents: 6)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Charles S. Strong (credited as Charles Stoddard)
Pencils
? (spot illustration)
Inks
? (spot illustration)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
crime
Characters
Tony Gallo; Joe Gallo (Tony's father, a barber); Mr. Jensen (jewelry store owner); Officer Flanagan; jewel thief (villain)
Synopsis
After robbing a local jewelry store, a thief makes his way to a barber shop, hoping to hide out. But the barber's son sees through "the lather" to nail the crook!

[Forest Fire] (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

Volto from Mars; Post Grape-Nuts Flakes / comics-form advertising / 1 page (report information)

I Will Show You How to Learn Radio by Practicing in Spare Time (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

J. E. Smith Company / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Charles Atlas / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Black Terror
  2. 1. New Enlargement
  3. 2. ["Bob Benton, young American druggist, and his friends Tim and Jean..."]
    Black Terror
  4. 3. ["Human life holds little value among spies!"]
    Black Terror
  5. 4. Canadian Boy
  6. 5. ["A Jap plot to poison America's top military officials..."]
    Black Terror
  7. 6. Shave and a Shine
  8. 7. [Forest Fire]
    Volto from Mars; Post Grape-Nuts Flakes
  9. 8. I Will Show You How to Learn Radio by Practicing in Spare Time
    J. E. Smith Company
  10. 9. ["How a 97-Lb. Weakling......."]
    Charles Atlas
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