(May 1946)

Quality Comics, 1940 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
60
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Comic Magazines
Brand
Quality Comic Group
Editing
George Brenner (editor); E. M. Arnold (general manager)
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding
Saddle-Stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

All That Glitters Is Not Gold (Table of Contents)

Captain Triumph / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Al Bryant (signed)
Inks
Al Bryant (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain Triumph [Lance and Michael Gallant]
Reprints

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

Pepsi Cola; Pepsi, the Pepsi-Cola Cop / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Gold! (Table of Contents: 2)

Captain Triumph / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bill Quackenbush ?
Inks
Bill Quackenbush ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain Triumph [Lance and Michael Gallant]; Biff; Kim Meredith; Redfue and his gang (villains, introduction for all)
Synopsis
Captain Triumph must help Biff recover from a gold mine swindle perpetrated by Redfue and his villainous gang.
Reprints

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

Slap Happy Pappy / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Paul Gustavson
Pencils
Paul Gustavson
Inks
Paul Gustavson
Colors
?
Letters
Paul Gustavson

First Line of Dialogue or Text
ZZZZZ
Genre
humor
Characters
Slap-Happy Pappy

Indexer Notes

All Gustavson credits verified and courtesy of Terry Gustafson, son of Paul Gustavson.

[Cartoons Are Lies?] (Table of Contents: 4)

Pen Miller / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Klaus Nordling [as Klaus]
Pencils
Klaus Nordling [as Klaus]
Inks
Klaus Nordling
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
detective-mystery
Characters
Pen Miller; Chop Chu; Dunger
Synopsis
An insurance agent swipes Pen's latest strip an hour before deadline.

[The Tigress] (Table of Contents: 5)

Hack O'Hara / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure
Characters
Hack O'Hara; The Tigress (first appearance; villain)
Reprints

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

Molly the Model / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Mees Malonee--Mol-Lee...
Genre
humor
Characters
Molly the Model [Molly Maloney]; Jean Francois Beaucoup Barleduc Pierre Poupou
Synopsis
An artist proposes marriage to Molly.

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

Molly the Model / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Suppose I should give up modeling, Papa, and marry a poor husband...
Genre
humor
Characters
Molly Maloney; Pop Maloney; Ted
Synopsis
Molly threatens to get married and force her father to fend for himself.

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

Molly the Model / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Wanted--Beautiful Girls--Maloney Model Agency
Genre
humor
Characters
Molly Maloney; A.P. "Pop" Maloney
Synopsis
Pop opens a model agency but his first employee is no prize.

[The Magic Words] (Table of Contents: 9)

Floogy the Fiji / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Floogy the Fiji

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

Kiki Kelly / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Aw, you Dad wouldn't be interested!
Genre
humor
Characters
Kiki Kelly; Mr. Kelly; Chunky
Synopsis
Kiki's friend Chunky has a strange hobby.

Magic Turnabout (Table of Contents: 11)

Eric Vale / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Larry Spain?
Letters
typeset

Genre
adventure
Characters
Eric Vale

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

Beezy / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hmm...nice, cozy looking little nest, isn't it?
Genre
humor
Characters
Beezy Bumble; Pa [Bertram] Bumble; Ma Bumble; Betty Bumble; Battie Bumble
Synopsis
The Bumbles have to move and are offered the use of a country house by Uncle Battie. Battie is a practical joker but has a good heart.

[The Chicken Adventure] (Table of Contents: 13)

Inkie / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Al Stahl (signed)
Pencils
Al Stahl (signed)
Inks
Al Stahl
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Inkie
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. All That Glitters Is Not Gold
    Captain Triumph
  2. 1. ["Wish I had a gun, Pepsi"]
    Pepsi Cola; Pepsi, the Pepsi-Cola Cop
  3. 2. Gold!
    Captain Triumph
  4. 3. ["ZZZZZ"]
    Slap Happy Pappy
  5. 4. [Cartoons Are Lies?]
    Pen Miller
  6. 5. [The Tigress]
    Hack O'Hara
  7. 6. ["Mees Malonee--Mol-Lee..."]
    Molly the Model
  8. 7. ["Suppose I should give up modeling, Papa, and marry a poor husband..."]
    Molly the Model
  9. 8. ["Wanted--Beautiful Girls--Maloney Model Agency"]
    Molly the Model
  10. 9. [The Magic Words]
    Floogy the Fiji
  11. 10. ["Aw, you Dad wouldn't be interested!"]
    Kiki Kelly
  12. 11. Magic Turnabout
    Eric Vale
  13. 12. ["Hmm...nice, cozy looking little nest, isn't it?"]
    Beezy
  14. 13. [The Chicken Adventure]
    Inkie
This issue was most recently modified by:
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