(September 1946)

Quality Comics, 1941 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
60
Indicia Frequency
Monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Comic Magazines
Brand
Quality Comic Group
Editing
George Brenner
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Golden Age US
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

The Green Terror! (Table of Contents)

Plastic Man / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jack Cole
Inks
Jack Cole
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Plastic Man [Patrick "Eel" O'Brian]; Woozy Winks
Reprints
Keywords
hoop rolling

The Green Terror (Table of Contents: 1)

Plastic Man / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script
Jack Cole
Pencils
Jack Cole
Inks
Alex Kotzky
Colors
?
Letters
Jack Cole

Genre
superhero
Characters
Plastic Man [Patrick "Eel" O'Brian]; Woozy Winks; Chief Branner; The Green Terror [Mr. Green] (villain, introduction, death)
Synopsis
The Green Terror worked for years to study strange plants and be able to take on their characteristics. He took revenge on Woozy for destroying one of his experiments, and subjected him to a great "smother plant" that exhaled large amounts of carbon dioxide to suffocate its victims. This villain bled green when he was stabbed by his own weapon.
Reprints

[The Monday Men Are Coming!] (Table of Contents: 2)

Flatfoot Burns / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Al Stahl
Pencils
Al Stahl
Inks
Al Stahl
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; detective-mystery
Characters
Flatfoot Burns

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

The Human Bomb / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Ladies and gentlemen, I present to you Roy Lincoln, brilliant experimental scientist, who, when he dons his armor, becomes the racket-racking Human Bomb!
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Human Bomb [Roy Lincoln]; Hustace Throckmorton
Synopsis
The Human Bomb once again must pull Hustace's fat out of the fire.

Indexer Notes

Last Golden Age appearance. Next appearance in Justice League of America #107.

Mike Kooiman and Jim Amash state in the Quality Companion that Gustavson created the strip and wrote it. Gustavson's son, Terry Gustafson, concurs.

Letters credit from Terry Gustafson, Paul Gustavson's son.

[The Dawson Realty Co.] (Table of Contents: 4)

Candy / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Harry Sahle
Pencils
Harry Sahle (signed)
Inks
Harry Sahle
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Candy O'Connor

Indexer Notes

Last story signed by Harry Sahle.

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

Dewey Drip / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Reckon ah mustabeen after ol' Jake, that gran'pappy bass, for mos' ten years!
Genre
humor
Characters
Dewey Drip
Synopsis
Dewey does "catch and release" with a large fish and gets bitten for his kindness.
Reprints

[The Killer Called Hatchet] (Table of Contents: 6)

Manhunter / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Pete Riss
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Manhunter [Dan Richards]; Hatchet [Rufus Knell] (villain, introduction))
Synopsis
Manhunter faces the shadow killer named Hatchet.

Indexer Notes

Credits from Martin O'Hearn.

The Butcher (Table of Contents: 7)

Dick Mace / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
adventure
Characters
Dick Mace

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

Specks / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Michael Senich
Pencils
Michael Senich
Inks
Michael Senich
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Wot s'matter, Foxy?
Genre
humor; children

The Case of the Headless Burglar (Table of Contents: 9)

The Spirit / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Manly Wade Wellman
Pencils
Lou Fine
Inks
Don Komisarow
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Spirit; Headless Burglar [Half-Pint Harry] (introduction); Ebony; Dolan
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Green Terror!
    Plastic Man
  2. 1. The Green Terror
    Plastic Man
  3. 2. [The Monday Men Are Coming!]
    Flatfoot Burns
  4. 3. ["Ladies and gentlemen, I present to you Roy Lincoln, brilliant experimental scientist, who, when he dons his armor, becomes the racket-racking Human Bomb!"]
    The Human Bomb
  5. 4. [The Dawson Realty Co.]
    Candy
  6. 5. ["Reckon ah mustabeen after ol' Jake, that gran'pappy bass, for mos' ten years!"]
    Dewey Drip
  7. 6. [The Killer Called Hatchet]
    Manhunter
  8. 7. The Butcher
    Dick Mace
  9. 8. ["Wot s'matter, Foxy?"]
    Specks
  10. 9. The Case of the Headless Burglar
    The Spirit
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