(Autumn 1946)

Quality Comics, 1946 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
quarterly
On-sale date
1946-08-07
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Comic Magazines
Brand
Quality Comic Group
Editing
George Brenner
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

The on-sale date is from the publication date recorded in the Catalog of Copyright Entries, Third Series, Vol. 1, Part 2, Nos. 1&2, Periodicals, 1946-1947.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Kid Eternity / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Al Bryant
Inks
Al Bryant
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Kid Eternity; Mr. Keeper

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

"Pepsi" the Pepsi-Cola Cop / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[The Count] (Table of Contents: 2)

Kid Eternity / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Millard
Pencils
Pete Riss ?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
fantasy-supernatural; superhero
Characters
Kid Eternity; Mr. Keeper; Rembrant Van Rijn; Javert (a fictional character); Nostradamus; Hippocrates; The Laughing Cavalier (introduction); the Discus Thrower (introduction, his works of art come to life); The Count (villain, introduction); Dusty (villain)
Synopsis
Rembrandt informs the Kid that he feels something is happening to one of his paintings.
Sure enough, when the Kid and Keeper check into the situation, they find the master criminal, the Count, hard at work.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Artist revision from Mac Raboy to ? by Craig Delich 2013-5-13. Editor Busy Arnold, in an interview on June 30, 1972, states "Mac Raboy never did any work for Quality Comics". Pencils tentatively credited to Pete Riss through consensus art identification on the GCD-Main discussion list (September 10, 2013).

The Evil That Men Do Lives after Them (Table of Contents: 3)

Kid Eternity / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Millard
Pencils
Pete Riss ?; Sam Citron ?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
fantasy-supernatural; superhero
Characters
Kid Eternity; Mr. Keeper; Thomas Edison; Achilles; Cagliostro; Resolute Mulgrew; Sylvia Mulgrew; Eric Mulgrew; Sampson; Jason Mulgrew (villain, introduction, death)
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Pencils tentatively credited to Sam Citron through consensus art identification on the GCD-Main discussion list (September 10, 2013). Riss added due to extensive confusion of Riss and Citron's credits throughout time.

[The 20th Century Dinosaur] (Table of Contents: 4)

Snap Shotz / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre
adventure
Characters
Archie Zook [I]

Up from the Grave (Table of Contents: 5)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
adventure

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6)

Hinky Dooly / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Two out...the last of the ninth...
Genre
humor
Characters
Hinky Dooly; Mabel Dooly; Mr. Dooly
Synopsis
Hinky misplays a fly ball.

Indexer Notes

This story features the older Hinky with black hair, not the young, blonde Hinky.

The Sackville Rebellion (Table of Contents: 7)

Kid Eternity / comic story / 14 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Millard
Pencils
Pete Riss ?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
fantasy-supernatural; superhero
Characters
Kid Eternity; Mr. Keeper; John L. Sullivan; Patrick Henry; Lafayette; Benedict Arnold; Patrick Henry; Vulcan; Boss Dreer (villain, introduction); Jack Dorset (villain, introduction)

Indexer Notes

Artist revision from Mac Raboy to ? by Craig Delich 2013-5-13. Editor Busy Arnold, in an interview on June 30, 1972, states "Mac Raboy never did any work for Quality Comics. Pencils tentatively credited to Pete Riss through consensus art identification on the GCD-Main discussion list (September 10, 2013).

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Kid Eternity
  2. 1. ["Th' Chief told us to stick around"]
    "Pepsi" the Pepsi-Cola Cop
  3. 2. [The Count]
    Kid Eternity
  4. 3. The Evil That Men Do Lives after Them
    Kid Eternity
  5. 4. [The 20th Century Dinosaur]
    Snap Shotz
  6. 5. Up from the Grave
  7. 6. ["Two out...the last of the ninth..."]
    Hinky Dooly
  8. 7. The Sackville Rebellion
    Kid Eternity
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Lou Mougin
  • Bob Hughes
  • Carl Thiel
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Del Gruber
  • Craig Delich
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Ray Bottorff Jr
  • Gregory Fischer
  • David Wilt
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin