(Winter 1945)

Quality Comics, 1940 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
60
Indicia Frequency
quarterly
On-sale date
1945-10-19
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Comic Magazines
Brand
Quality Comic Group
Editing
George Brenner
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was on-going series

Issue Notes

The on-sale date is from the publication date recorded in the Catalog of Copyright Entries, Part 2, Periodicals, 1945, New Series, Vol. 40, No. 4.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Kid Eternity / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Al Bryant
Inks
Al Bryant
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Kid Eternity

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

Kid Eternity / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Millard
Pencils
William "Red" Mohler ?
Inks
John Rosenberger ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Our feathered friends aren't the only 'birds' who go south in winter!
Genre
fantasy-supernatural; superhero
Characters
Kid Eternity; Mr. Keeper; Thor; Andrew Jackson; Ponce De Leon; Osceola; Captain Kidd (villain)
Synopsis
When the Kid summons Thor on a case, and his hammer misses its target, the god was incensed. He later manages his own return, and, with Kid Eternity, together they solved the mystery: his bolt missed the target because of a hidden antenna.
Keywords
Eternity

Indexer Notes

Pencils tentatively credited to William "Red" Mohler through consensus art identification on the GCD-Man discussion list (September 10, 2013) Ink credit from James Vadeboncoeur, Jr.

Free Demonstration Tootin's Miracle Hair Tonic! (Table of Contents: 2)

Dan Tootin / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor

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

Egbert and the Count / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Ernie Hart (signed)
Pencils
Ernie Hart (signed)
Inks
Ernie Hart (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
On what day of the week were you born?
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals

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

Jonesy / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Is he brooding again?
Genre
humor

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

Her Highness / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Janice Valleau [as Ginger]
Inks
Janice Valleau [as Ginger]
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Your highness, the time has come to crown you!
Genre
humor
Characters
Her Highness; Silk

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

Big Brother / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Pete Riss?
Inks
Pete Riss?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
'Big' Feller and his little brother, Mitie, are always ready to help anyone, anywhere!

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

Marmaduke Mouse / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Ernie Hart (signed)
Pencils
Ernie Hart (signed)
Inks
Ernie Hart (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Here is a true life story...
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals

Feathered Heroes (Table of Contents: 8)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

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

Bob and Swab / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Janice Valleau [as J. Valleau]
Inks
Janice Valleau [as J. Valleau]
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The U.S.S. Brimstone puts in at Bombay....
Genre
adventure; humor

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

Betty Bates / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ed Dobrotka ?
Inks
Sam Citron ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
When Betty Bates, lady-at-law, caught the bridal bouquet....
Genre
adventure
Characters
Betty Bates; Norma (Betty's friend); Dick (Betty's husband); Alice (Betty's acquaintance); unnamed bearded man (Dick's uncle); Dick (villain, Norma's husband)
Synopsis
District Attorney Betty Bates catches the wedding bouquet at her friend's wedding indicating she'll be the next to get married. However, a strange, bearded gentleman, seeing the departing couple getting ready to leave, announces that it was a "wedding of death" and intimates that the wedding flowers will bring death. Dick thinks the whole thing revolves around the ghost legend of his estate, called The Hallows. It's up to Betty to discover the truth.
Reprints
Keywords
The Hallows (estate)

Indexer Notes

Art credits from Jim Vadeboncouer.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Kid Eternity
  2. 1. ["Our feathered friends aren't the only 'birds' who go south in winter!"]
    Kid Eternity
  3. 2. Free Demonstration Tootin's Miracle Hair Tonic!
    Dan Tootin
  4. 3. ["On what day of the week were you born?"]
    Egbert and the Count
  5. 4. ["Is he brooding again?"]
    Jonesy
  6. 5. ["Your highness, the time has come to crown you!"]
    Her Highness
  7. 6. ["'Big' Feller and his little brother, Mitie, are always ready to help anyone, anywhere!"]
    Big Brother
  8. 7. ["Here is a true life story..."]
    Marmaduke Mouse
  9. 8. Feathered Heroes
  10. 9. ["The U.S.S. Brimstone puts in at Bombay...."]
    Bob and Swab
  11. 10. ["When Betty Bates, lady-at-law, caught the bridal bouquet...."]
    Betty Bates
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