(July 1946)

Chesler / Dynamic, 1945 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia frequency
quarterly
On-sale date
1946
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Harry A. Chesler, Jr. Publications, Inc.
Brand
World's Greatest Comics / Harry "A" Chesler Jr.
Editing
Will Harr ?
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

Will Harr, rather than Chesler himself, is named as editor in statements of ownership from this period. However, his name is not listed in the issue indicia.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Black Dwarf / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Paul Gattuso
Inks
Paul Gattuso
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure
Characters
The Black Dwarf [Shorty Wilson]

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

The Black Dwarf / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Paul Gattuso
Inks
Paul Gattuso
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Dead men tell tales when their crimes are under investigation...
Genre
adventure
Characters
The Black Dwarf [Shorty Wilson]
Reprints

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

Gay Desperado / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
George Tuska
Inks
George Tuska
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
How could the Gay Desperado dodge death long enough...
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Data from Byron at Mile High Comics.

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

Prehistoric Pete / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Joe Beck
Inks
Otto Eppers ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Scram! Vamoose! Beat it!
Characters
Pete; Broomjaw; Old Battleaxe; Uncle Joe; Eva

Indexer Notes

Data from Byron at Mile High Comics.

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

Kitty Kelly / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Gus Ricca
Inks
Gus Ricca
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Poison deaths of children at the public nursery...
Genre
superhero
Characters
Kitty Kelly; Doctor Cramer; Miss Terrill; Mrs. Rice; Nick Nicotine
Synopsis
Kitty uncovers a plot by a shady club owner to to switch good meat for bad meat after children under her care come down with ptomaine poisoning.

Indexer Notes

Previous appearance in CAPTAIN FLIGHT COMICS #9 (Four Star)
Originally credited to "Ann Brewster ?", as the only one credited on this feature by Jerry Bails' Who's Who, but the faces and figure movement are matching the work of Ricca on Ibis the Invincible, and his credited story in Strange Terrors #7.

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

Giggles / cartoon / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Joe Beck
Inks
Otto Eppers ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
This is insubordination!
Genre
humor; military

Indexer Notes

2-page centerspread. 3 one-panel gags (military oriented) and one 3-panel gag.

Murder, C.O.D. (Table of Contents: 6)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

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

Lady Satan / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ralph Mayo
Inks
Ralph Mayo
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
What's that ahead on the road? Good Heavens!
Genre
adventure; fantasy-supernatural; superhero
Characters
Lady Satan [Marietta Chesler]; The Shadow People; three unnamed children; werewolf (villain, death)
Synopsis
Lady Satan encounters three children that are under the control of a werewolf who turns them into werewolves and who attack her. She fends them off using her Xanda Powder, the calls up the Shadow People to lead her to the madman responsible so that she can end his reign of terror.
Reprints
Keywords
Xanda Powder

Indexer Notes

Previous appearance in Dynamic Comics #3.

Art credits by Craig Delich, courtesy of Mark Heike.

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

Sky Chief / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Burton Strong, scientist, scoffed at Joshua Kendall's prophecy...
Genre
adventure
Characters
Sky Chief [Burton Strong]; Linda Hall; Ed McKail; Prince Abdullah Singh
Synopsis
Sky Chief uses his sky submarine to stop Prince Singh from getting his hands on smuggled jewels.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Previous appearance in PUNCH COMICS #11.
Data from Byron at Mile High Comics.

Two Minutes to Doom (Table of Contents: 9)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?

Reprints

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

Lucky Coyne / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
'Honey' Combs, Broadway actress who hasn't had a role...
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Data from Byron at Mile High Comics.

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

Sports / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Joe Beck
Inks
Otto Eppers ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The cost of a college football player's suit
Genre
humor; non-fiction; sports
Synopsis
Humorous illustrations accompany text describing how much a football helmet, jersey, etc., cost.
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    The Black Dwarf
  2. 1. ["Dead men tell tales when their crimes are under investigation..."]
    The Black Dwarf
  3. 2. ["How could the Gay Desperado dodge death long enough..."]
    Gay Desperado
  4. 3. ["Scram! Vamoose! Beat it!"]
    Prehistoric Pete
  5. 4. ["Poison deaths of children at the public nursery..."]
    Kitty Kelly
  6. 5. ["This is insubordination!"]
    Giggles
  7. 6. Murder, C.O.D.
  8. 7. ["What's that ahead on the road? Good Heavens!"]
    Lady Satan
  9. 8. ["Burton Strong, scientist, scoffed at Joshua Kendall's prophecy..."]
    Sky Chief
  10. 9. Two Minutes to Doom
  11. 10. ["'Honey' Combs, Broadway actress who hasn't had a role..."]
    Lucky Coyne
  12. 11. ["The cost of a college football player's suit"]
    Sports
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