(April 1946)

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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
Monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
True Comics, Inc.
Editing
Harold C. Field; Ralph O. Ellsworth (art director); Dorothea Filosa (assistant art director); Betty F. Jacobson (managing editor)

[Hero Without a Gun]; [Pirate Patriot]; [Human Howitzer]; [Baldy's Great Race]; [Paul Robeson]; [Fighting Schoolmarm] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
biography; history
Synopsis
The cover consists of three panels taken from interior stories.

Indexer Notes

Story titles, genre, editor and synopsis added by Craig Delich (Feb. 2006).

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

Parent's Magazine Comics / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

PFC Desmond Doss: Hero Without a Gun (Table of Contents: 2)

P.F.C. Desmond Doss / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
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Genre
biography; war
Characters
PFC Desmond Doss
Synopsis
The true story of conscientious objector and Medal of Honor winner, Desmond Doss.

Indexer Notes

Feature and genre added by Craig Delich (Feb. 2006).

Baldy's Great Race (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
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Pencils
Harry Fisk
Inks
Harry Fisk
Colors
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Letters
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Genre
animal
Synopsis
1910 Alaska sled dog championship.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Genre added by Craig Delich (Feb. 2006).
Art credits identified by Jim Vadeboncoeur Jr.

Paul Robeson (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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Genre
biography
Characters
Paul Robeson
Synopsis
Actor and singer.
Reprints
Keywords
celebrity

Indexer Notes

Genre added by Craig Delich (Feb. 2006).

[The Sacred Donkey] (Table of Contents: 5)

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

Script
Louis Wolfe (signed)
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Letters
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Genre
historical
Keywords
puzzle-story

Indexer Notes

Louis Wolfe is employed by the New York School System.

[The Doll Shop Mystery] (Table of Contents: 6)

Special Agent of the Federal Bureau of Investigation / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Genre
detective-mystery
Characters
Steve Saunders
Synopsis
Twelfth of a series.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Story title and genre added by Craig Delich (Feb. 2006).

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

Truly Comic / text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor
Synopsis
Comprised of jokes sent in by readers.

Indexer Notes

Genre added by Craig Delich (Feb. 2006).

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8)

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

Script
Dr. Joseph H. Park (signed)
Pencils
Sam Glankoff
Inks
Sam Glankoff
Colors
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Letters
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Genre
historical
Synopsis
Chapter 7: British history 1901 to 1933 AD.

Indexer Notes

Dr. Park is a Professor of History at New York University. Genre added by Craig Delich (Feb. 2006).
Art credit from the website of Sam Glankoff.

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

Wheaties / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Human Howitzer (Table of Contents: 10)

Al Blozis / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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Letters
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Genre
biography; sports
Characters
Al Blozis
Synopsis
Athlete/

Indexer Notes

Genre added by Craig Delich (Feb. 2006).

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 11)

True's Movie Guide / photo story / 1 page (report information)

Script
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Pencils
(photos)
Inks
(photos)
Letters
typeset

Characters
Roy Rogers; Dale Evans; Robert Montgomery (all photos)
Synopsis
Brief reviews.
Keywords
celebrity

Indexer Notes

Genre and character appearances added by Craig Delich (Feb. 2006).

Fighting Schoolmarm (Table of Contents: 12)

Amparo Bonecilla / comic story / 2.5 pages (report information)

Script
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Genre
biography
Characters
Amparo Bonecilla
Synopsis
Woman soldier in the Philippines.

Indexer Notes

Genre added by Craig Delich (Feb. 2006).

Blind Date (Table of Contents: 13)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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Genre
war
Synopsis
April fools' joke on some GIs.

Indexer Notes

Genre added by Craig Delich (Feb. 2006).

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

Wheaties / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Double Duty (Table of Contents: 15)

Lt. Clifford James / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
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Genre
war
Characters
Lt. Clifford James
Synopsis
James impersonates Gen. Montgomery.

Indexer Notes

Genre added by Craig Delich (Feb. 2006).

Pirate Patriot (Table of Contents: 16)

Jean Lafitte / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
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Letters
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Genre
biography; historical
Characters
Jeal Lafitte
Synopsis
War of 1812.

Indexer Notes

Genre added by Craig Delich (Feb. 2006).

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [Hero Without a Gun]; [Pirate Patriot]; [Human Howitzer]; [Baldy's Great Race]; [Paul Robeson]; [Fighting Schoolmarm]
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Parent's Magazine Comics
  3. 2. PFC Desmond Doss: Hero Without a Gun
    P.F.C. Desmond Doss
  4. 3. Baldy's Great Race
  5. 4. Paul Robeson
  6. 5. [The Sacred Donkey]
    What Would You Do?
  7. 6. [The Doll Shop Mystery]
    Special Agent of the Federal Bureau of Investigation
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Truly Comic
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Cavalcade of England
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Wheaties
  11. 10. Human Howitzer
    Al Blozis
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    True's Movie Guide
  13. 12. Fighting Schoolmarm
    Amparo Bonecilla
  14. 13. Blind Date
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Wheaties
  16. 15. Double Duty
    Lt. Clifford James
  17. 16. Pirate Patriot
    Jean Lafitte
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