(February 1947)

Quality Comics, 1939 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
60
Indicia frequency
Monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Comic Favorites, Inc.
Brand
Quality Comic Group
Editing
Gwen Hansen
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was on-going series

The Hand of Horror (Table of Contents)

Doll Man / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Al Bryant
Inks
Al Bryant
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Doll Man [Darrel Dane]

The Hand of Horror (Table of Contents: 1)

Doll Man / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
John Cassone ?
Inks
John Cassone ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Doll Man [Darrel Dane]; Professor Roberts; The Crimesmith (villain, introduction)
Synopsis
Professor Roberts has a hand in helping Doll Man put away the Crimesmith, who has returned with a mechanical killing gauntlet.

[E-Z School] (Table of Contents: 2)

Perky / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Sid Lazarus
Pencils
Sid Lazarus
Inks
Sid Lazarus
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Perky

[The Talking Dog] (Table of Contents: 3)

Blimpy / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor
Characters
Blimpy

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4)

Lala Palooza / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Vincent, I was thinking how nice it'd be to get away to some southern beach for a couple of weeks!
Genre
humor
Characters
Lala Palooza; Vincent Palooza
Synopsis
Vincent tries to use reverse psychology so Lala will take him on a beach vacation.

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

Lala Palooza / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Mr. Palooza, would you get me off a letter to Santa Claus? I can't write yet!
Genre
humor
Characters
Vincent Palooza
Synopsis
Vincent writes a letter to Santa Claus for a child, but adds a few requests of his own, and signs his name to it. The letter blows out the window and is read by his neighbours, who don't appreciate his sentiments.

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

Lala Palooza / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
At last I've got everything I need...everything!
Genre
humor
Characters
Vincent Palooza; Lala Palooza
Synopsis
Vincent decides to become an inventor.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7)

Poison Ivy / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
What's this?
Genre
humor
Characters
Poison Ivy

[Count Touche'] (Table of Contents: 8)

Roscoe / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Roscoe

[Detective Rocks] (Table of Contents: 9)

Swing Sisson / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dan Zolnerowich?
Inks
Dan Zolnerowich?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; detective-mystery
Characters
Swing Sisson

River of Flame (Table of Contents: 10)

Perry Scott / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
adventure
Characters
Perry Scott

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 11)

Mickey Finn / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Lank Leonard
Pencils
Lank Leonard
Inks
Lank Leonard
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Phil certainly enjoys the children, Mrs. Finn...
Genre
humor

Indexer Notes

strip reprints

[Thieves' Market] (Table of Contents: 12)

Rusty Ryan / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre
adventure; children; spy
Characters
Rusty Ryan; The Boyville Brigadiers [Alababa; Pierpont Lee]

Indexer Notes

All Gustavson credits verified and courtesy of Terry Gustafson, son of Paul Gustavson.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 13)

Big Top / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Day by day this circus is going on the rocks...
Genre
humor
Characters
Boss Jeff Bangs; Butch
Synopsis
Butch volunteers as an efficiency expert to help save the circus.
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Hand of Horror
    Doll Man
  2. 1. The Hand of Horror
    Doll Man
  3. 2. [E-Z School]
    Perky
  4. 3. [The Talking Dog]
    Blimpy
  5. 4. ["Vincent, I was thinking how nice it'd be to get away to some southern beach for a couple of weeks!"]
    Lala Palooza
  6. 5. ["Mr. Palooza, would you get me off a letter to Santa Claus? I can't write yet!"]
    Lala Palooza
  7. 6. ["At last I've got everything I need...everything!"]
    Lala Palooza
  8. 7. ["What's this?"]
    Poison Ivy
  9. 8. [Count Touche']
    Roscoe
  10. 9. [Detective Rocks]
    Swing Sisson
  11. 10. River of Flame
    Perry Scott
  12. 11. ["Phil certainly enjoys the children, Mrs. Finn..."]
    Mickey Finn
  13. 12. [Thieves' Market]
    Rusty Ryan
  14. 13. ["Day by day this circus is going on the rocks..."]
    Big Top
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