The on-sale date is from the publication date recorded in the Catalog of Copyright Entries, Third Series, Vol. 1, Part 2, Nos. 1&2, Periodicals, 1946-1947.
Possible Mort Lawrence pencils and unknown inks per discussion on Timely-Atlas Facebook group. Previous indexer credited Syd Shores on pencils and inks.
Runyonesque story; swipes Dashiell Hammett story (prizefighter killed in ring)