(October 1939)

Quality Comics, 1939 Series
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Volume
[1]
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
Monthly
On-sale date
1939-08-18
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
E. M. Arnold
Editing
Ed Cronin
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Golden Age U.S.
Paper Stock
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding
Saddle-Stitched
Publishing Format
Was On-Going Series

Issue Notes

Copyright 1939 by Everett M. Arnold.

On sale date from the publication date and volume number found in the Catalog of Copyright Entries, Part 2, Periodicals, New Series, Volume 34, 1939, Number 4. Class B periodical. Copyright number B 425963. Volume number not actually in the comic itself.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Bozo the Robot / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Gill Fox ?
Inks
Gill Fox ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Characters
Bozo the Robot; Espionage [Black Ace] (inset); Wings Wendall (inset); Archie O'Toole (inset); Clip Chance (inset)
Reprints

[The Plot To Take Alaska] (Table of Contents: 1)

Espionage Starring Black Ace / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Will Eisner
Pencils
Will Eisner
Inks
Will Eisner
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
spy
Characters
Espionage [Black Ace]; Colonel Atwater; President Franklin D. Roosevelt
Reprints

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

Small Stuff / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
John Devlin
Pencils
John Devlin (signed)
Inks
John Devlin (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor

Noted Explorer Lost (Table of Contents: 3)

Chic Carter / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Vernon Henkel
Pencils
Vernon Henkel (signed)
Inks
Vernon Henkel
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
detective-mystery
Characters
Chic Carter; Pop; Dennis Courtney; Valarie Bruce; Red Branigan; General Chang

[The Capture of Livingston] (Table of Contents: 4)

Abdul the Arab / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Vernon Henkel
Pencils
Vernon Henkel
Inks
Vernon Henkel
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure
Characters
Abdul; Hassan. Intro: Livingston. Villain: Ben Jabby; Ali; the Baron (Intro for all); Abu El Khall (Intro, Dies)

Monster Walks the Streets of London (Table of Contents: 5)

Captain Cook of Scotland Yard / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
William A. Smith
Pencils
William A. Smith
Inks
William A. Smith
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
detective-mystery
Characters
Craig Cook; Chief; Kelly. Villain: Prof. Dwyer (Intro); a talking ape (Intro, Dies)

Clinton Frank (Table of Contents: 6)

Sportraits / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Gill Fox
Pencils
Gill Fox (signed)
Inks
Gill Fox
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
sports

[The Pirate Submarine] (Table of Contents: 7)

Invisible Justice / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Art Pinajian
Pencils
Art Pinajian [as Art Gordon]
Inks
Art Pinajian
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Invisible Hood; Intro: John Webb; Villain: A gang of pirates (Intro)

The Distressing Affair of the Persecuted Panhandlers (Table of Contents: 8)

Philpot Veep / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
John Devlin
Pencils
John Devlin
Inks
John Devlin
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
detective-mystery
Characters
Philpot Veep; Waldo

[Rivalry With Ray Snort: Part 1] (Table of Contents: 9)

Clip Chance at Cliffside / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
George Brenner
Pencils
George Brenner [as Scott Sheridan]
Inks
George Brenner
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
sports
Characters
Clip Chance; Spud. Villains: Ray Snort; Poke; Slim (Intro for all)

King O'Toole To Visit America (Table of Contents: 10)

Archie O'Toole / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Will Eisner ? [as Bud Thomas]
Pencils
Will Eisner ? [as Bud Thomas]
Inks
Will Eisner ? [as Bud Thomas]
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; children

Alice Brownfield (Table of Contents: 11)

Interesting People / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Stookie Allen (signed)
Pencils
Stookie Allen (signed)
Inks
Stookie Allen (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction

Death In the Sky (Table of Contents: 12)

John Law Scientective / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Harry Francis Campbell (signed)
Pencils
Harry Francis Campbell (signed)
Inks
Harry Francis Campbell (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
detective-mystery
Characters
Intro & Origin: John Law (not the Will Eisner character). Intro: June Carter; Jack Smith; Mike Ross; Mr. Carter; Tony. Villain: The Avenger [James Rowan] (Intro); Davis (Intro, Dies)

Mystery At Catalina: Ch. 3 (Table of Contents: 13)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Jeffrey Spain
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Jane Withers (Table of Contents: 14)

Screen Snapshots / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Bernard Baily (signed)
Pencils
Bernard Baily (signed)
Inks
Bernard Baily (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Keywords
gossip

[The Plot Against the Panama Canal] (Table of Contents: 15)

Wings Wendall / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Vernon Henkel (signed)
Pencils
Vernon Henkel (signed)
Inks
Vernon Henkel
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
aviation
Characters
Villain: The Master (Intro)

[Von Hutz's Plan] (Table of Contents: 16)

Hugh Hazard and His Iron Man / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
George Brenner
Pencils
George Brenner [as Wayne Reid]
Inks
George Brenner
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Characters
Hugh Hazzard; Bozo the Robot. Villain: Von Hutz; Carl; other spies (Intro for all)
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Bozo the Robot
  2. 1. [The Plot To Take Alaska]
    Espionage Starring Black Ace
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Small Stuff
  4. 3. Noted Explorer Lost
    Chic Carter
  5. 4. [The Capture of Livingston]
    Abdul the Arab
  6. 5. Monster Walks the Streets of London
    Captain Cook of Scotland Yard
  7. 6. Clinton Frank
    Sportraits
  8. 7. [The Pirate Submarine]
    Invisible Justice
  9. 8. The Distressing Affair of the Persecuted Panhandlers
    Philpot Veep
  10. 9. [Rivalry With Ray Snort: Part 1]
    Clip Chance at Cliffside
  11. 10. King O'Toole To Visit America
    Archie O'Toole
  12. 11. Alice Brownfield
    Interesting People
  13. 12. Death In the Sky
    John Law Scientective
  14. 13. Mystery At Catalina: Ch. 3
  15. 14. Jane Withers
    Screen Snapshots
  16. 15. [The Plot Against the Panama Canal]
    Wings Wendall
  17. 16. [Von Hutz's Plan]
    Hugh Hazard and His Iron Man
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