(October 1939)

Brookwood, 1939 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Brookwood Publishing Company, Inc.
Editing
Maurice Rosenfield
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was on-going series

The Human Dynamo (Table of Contents: 1)

Shock Gibson / comic story / 26 pages (report information)

Script
Maurice Rosenfield; Bill Scott [as Maurice Scott]
Pencils
Norman Fallon ?
Inks
Norman Fallon ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Shock Gibson [Robert Gibson] (Intro; Origin); Dr. Blitzer (Intro); Baron Von Kampf (Villain; Intro) zombies (Villain; Intro)

The Three Aces (Table of Contents: 2)

Crash, Cork, and the Baron / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Characters
Crash (Intro); Cork (Intro); the Baron (Intro)

Indexer Notes

memorable line: "You fellows hang around in the background while I talk big...they're bound to expose themselves!"

An Adventure With a Man-Eating Plant (Table of Contents: 3)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Edward Lambert
Pencils
Bob Powell? (Illustration)
Inks
Bob Powell? (Illustration)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

illos by Powell?

The Man of a Thousand Faces (Table of Contents: 4)

Ted Parrish / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Powell [as Bob Stanley]
Pencils
Bob Powell
Inks
Bob Powell
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Ted Parrish (Intro; Origin); A mad doctor (Villain; Intro)

[The SQUALL Case] (Table of Contents: 5)

Spike Marlin / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
? [as Carl Larson]
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Spike Marlin (Intro)

Indexer Notes

Not George Tuska according to Jim Vadeboncouer

[Fire In Children's Haven] (Table of Contents: 6)

Smoke Carter / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Munson Paddock
Inks
Munson Paddock
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Smoke Carter (Intro; a fireman)

[The Coming of Landor] (Table of Contents: 7)

Landor, Maker of Monsters / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bob Powell
Inks
Bob Powell
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Landor (Villain; Intro); Anthony Torrence (Intro); Maria (Intro)

[Big Nick's Law] (Table of Contents: 8)

Texas Tyler / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Walter Frehm ?
Inks
Walter Frehm ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Texas Tyler (Intro)

[The Super-Death Invention] (Table of Contents: 9)

Biff Bannon / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Dick Briefer [as Remington Brant]
Pencils
Dick Briefer
Inks
Dick Briefer
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Biff Bannon (a Marine; Intro)
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Shock Gibson
  2. 1. The Human Dynamo
    Shock Gibson
  3. 2. The Three Aces
    Crash, Cork, and the Baron
  4. 3. An Adventure With a Man-Eating Plant
  5. 4. The Man of a Thousand Faces
    Ted Parrish
  6. 5. [The SQUALL Case]
    Spike Marlin
  7. 6. [Fire In Children's Haven]
    Smoke Carter
  8. 7. [The Coming of Landor]
    Landor, Maker of Monsters
  9. 8. [Big Nick's Law]
    Texas Tyler
  10. 9. [The Super-Death Invention]
    Biff Bannon
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