(October 1946)

Lev Gleason, 1942 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
Bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Lev Gleason Publications, Inc.
Brand
Lev Gleason Publications
Editing
Charles Biro; Bob Wood
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Golden Age U.S.; later standard Silver Age U.S.
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Crimebuster / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Charles Biro (signed)
Inks
Charles Biro (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Crimebuster [Chuck Chandler]

[The Tale of Tom Neilson and Joe] (Table of Contents: 1)

Crimebuster / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Charles Biro
Pencils
Norman Maurer
Inks
Norman Maurer
Colors
?
Letters
?

So Here's the Dope On Charles Biro (Table of Contents: 2)

Charles Biro / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Bob Wood
Pencils
? (photo)
Inks
? (photo)
Colors
? (photo)
Letters
typeset

Genre
biography
Characters
Charles Biro (photo)

Indexer Notes

Text feature on Charles Biro with photo.

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

What's on Your Mind? / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Cheated Flames (Table of Contents: 4)

Boy Comics Hero of the Month / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Wood ?
Pencils
George Tuska [as G. Tuska] (signed)
Inks
George Tuska [as G. Tuska] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure
Characters
George Noble

Private--Keep Off the Moon (Table of Contents: 5)

Swoop Storm / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Virginia Hubbell
Pencils
Carl Hubbell ?
Inks
Carl Hubbell ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
aviation
Characters
Swoop Storm

Inside Dope (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 0.2 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Chic Stone
Inks
Chic Stone
Colors
?
Letters
?

How Crimebuster Came to Be (Table of Contents: 7)

Crimebuster / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
Charles Biro
Pencils
Charles Biro (layouts); Norman Maurer
Inks
Norman Maurer
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Crimebuster [Chuck Chandler] (origin re-told); Mr. Chandler (Chuck's father, death); Squeeks (a monkey, introduction); McManus (hockey player); Scott (hockey player); unnamed organ grinder; Iron Jaw (villain)
Reprints
Keywords
Custer Military Academy

Indexer Notes

Originally untitled.

It is said in the book to be reprinted from Boy Comics #3, however, the story has been redrawn, very closely matching the original, and keeping the original text (with some changes to the splash and final panel on page 13).

Subway Suckers (Table of Contents: 8)

Daredevil; Little Wise Guys / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Dick French
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Daredevil [Bart Hill]

[The Art Gallery Heist] (Table of Contents: 9)

Young Robinhood / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Wood ?
Pencils
Dan Barry ?
Inks
Dan Barry ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Young Robinhood

Kidnap for Ransom (Table of Contents: 10)

Little Dynamite / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Wood ?
Pencils
Chic Stone
Inks
Chic Stone
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure
Characters
Little Dynamite
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Crimebuster
  2. 1. [The Tale of Tom Neilson and Joe]
    Crimebuster
  3. 2. So Here's the Dope On Charles Biro
    Charles Biro
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    What's on Your Mind?
  5. 4. Cheated Flames
    Boy Comics Hero of the Month
  6. 5. Private--Keep Off the Moon
    Swoop Storm
  7. 6. Inside Dope
  8. 7. How Crimebuster Came to Be
    Crimebuster
  9. 8. Subway Suckers
    Daredevil; Little Wise Guys
  10. 9. [The Art Gallery Heist]
    Young Robinhood
  11. 10. Kidnap for Ransom
    Little Dynamite
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