(October 1946)

Quality Comics, 1940 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
60
Indicia Frequency
?
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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Barker / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Al Bryant
Inks
Al Bryant
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure; humor
Characters
The Barker [Carnie Callahan]

The Grifter (Table of Contents: 1)

Barker / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Millard
Pencils
Klaus Nordling?
Inks
Klaus Nordling?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure; humor
Characters
The Barker [Carnie Callahan]; Edgar Getz (first appearance; villain); Manuel and Juanita Perez (first appearance; a knife-throwing team)

Indexer Notes

title from cover
Writer credit formerly "Klaus Nordling ?"
Script credit based on textual analysis by Lou Mougin.

[The Return of Admiral Bilge] (Table of Contents: 2)

Intellectual Amos / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Andre LeBlanc
Pencils
Andre LeBlanc
Inks
Andre LeBlanc
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure; humor; children
Characters
Intellectual Amos; Admiral Bilge (first appearance); Phineas Demi-John (first appearance)

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

Salty Waters / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Do you mean to say that, after all this time, Father actually seems to be taking a liking to you?
Genre
humor
Characters
Salty Waters; Mr. Peevitch; Miss Peevitch
Synopsis
Salty's "friendship" with his girlfriend's father is short-lived.

The Boy Who Knew All the Answers (Table of Contents: 4)

Sally O'Neil Policewoman / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre
detective-mystery
Characters
Sally O'Neil; Melvin Delane (first appearance); Gunner McGasson (first appearance; villain); Gunner's partner (first appearance; villain)

[Gas Saver] (Table of Contents: 5)

Windy Breeze / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor
Characters
Windy Breeze

[The Dagger's Clue] (Table of Contents: 6)

Steve Wood / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Al McWilliams
Inks
Al McWilliams
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
detective-mystery
Characters
Steve Wood

[Introducing Wilda] (Table of Contents: 7)

Quicksilver / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bill Quackenbush
Inks
Bill Quackenbush
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Quicksilver [Max]; Wilda (first appearance; a crime-fighter); Morvin and his gang (first appearance; villains)

The Devil Dog (Table of Contents: 8)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

[The Problem of Sophia] (Table of Contents: 9)

Lassie / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Lassie and Laddie are invited to rich Uncle Balty's for a visit...
Genre
humor; children
Characters
Lassie; Laddie; Uncle Balty; Aunt Sophia; Pipwilliger
Synopsis
Lassie and Laddie visit Uncle Balty. His sister Sophia is stern at first, but takes her brother's advice to act more like the children, and goes on a spree with a confiscated slingshot. Lassie and Laddie promote a romance for Sophia, freeing Balty from her presence. He's delighted.
Reprints

[Charity Doesn't Begin At Home] (Table of Contents: 10)

Tinker Tom / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Characters
Tinker Tom [Tom Tinker] (last appearance)
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Barker
  2. 1. The Grifter
    Barker
  3. 2. [The Return of Admiral Bilge]
    Intellectual Amos
  4. 3. ["Do you mean to say that, after all this time, Father actually seems to be taking a liking to you?"]
    Salty Waters
  5. 4. The Boy Who Knew All the Answers
    Sally O'Neil Policewoman
  6. 5. [Gas Saver]
    Windy Breeze
  7. 6. [The Dagger's Clue]
    Steve Wood
  8. 7. [Introducing Wilda]
    Quicksilver
  9. 8. The Devil Dog
  10. 9. [The Problem of Sophia]
    Lassie
  11. 10. [Charity Doesn't Begin At Home]
    Tinker Tom
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • David Wilt
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Lou Mougin
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Klein
  • Lou Mougin
  • Len Wolinsky