(February 1947)

Quality Comics, 1941 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
60
Indicia frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1946
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Comic Magazines
Brand
Quality Comic Group
Editing
George Brenner
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Golden Age US
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

[Plastic Man Catches the Crab!] (Table of Contents)

Plastic Man / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jack Cole
Inks
Jack Cole
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Plastic Man [Patrick "Eel" O'Brian]; Woozy Winks; Chief Branner
Reprints

The Crab (Table of Contents: 1)

Plastic Man / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Plastic Man [Patrick "Eel" O'Brian]; Woozy Winks; Mr. Darple (introduction); The Crab [Bunk Norton] (villain, introduction, death); Lefty (villain, death); Rick (villain)
Synopsis
Plastic Man goes up against a foe called the Crab, who had a wide mouth, sharp teeth and lived in a hideout beneath an amusement park.
Reprints

[Mother-in-Law Goes Ice Skating] (Table of Contents: 2)

Honeybun / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
teen
Characters
Honeybun

Indexer Notes

Some information by Craig Delich (November 2005).

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

[Meets Bull Bim] (Table of Contents: 3)

Flatfoot Burns / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; detective-mystery
Characters
Flatfoot Burns

[Kingolio] (Table of Contents: 4)

The Spirit / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Manly Wade Wellman ?
Pencils
Lou Fine
Inks
Lou Fine; Quality staff
Colors
?
Letters
Martin DeMuth

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Spirit [Denny Colt]; Kingolio
Reprints

[New Friends] (Table of Contents: 5)

Candy / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Harry Sahle ?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Candy O'Connor

Indexer Notes

Story title by Craig Delich (November 2005).

Nature Pulled the Switch (Table of Contents: 6)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
detective-mystery

Indexer Notes

Title by Craig Delich (November 2005).

[Candy Swindle] (Table of Contents: 7)

Specks / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Michael Senich
Pencils
Michael Senich
Inks
Michael Senich
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor

Indexer Notes

Title by Craig Delich (November 2005).

Murder's Perfect Frame (Table of Contents: 8)

Manhunter / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ruben Moreira
Inks
Ruben Moreira
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Manhunter [Dan Richards]; Thor (dog); Simon Boggs; Ted Carson

Indexer Notes

Formerly credited to Reed Crandall. It doesn't have any of Crandall's skinny feral villains or pointed nose though.

Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [Plastic Man Catches the Crab!]
    Plastic Man
  2. 1. The Crab
    Plastic Man
  3. 2. [Mother-in-Law Goes Ice Skating]
    Honeybun
  4. 3. [Meets Bull Bim]
    Flatfoot Burns
  5. 4. [Kingolio]
    The Spirit
  6. 5. [New Friends]
    Candy
  7. 6. Nature Pulled the Switch
  8. 7. [Candy Swindle]
    Specks
  9. 8. Murder's Perfect Frame
    Manhunter
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Bob Hughes
  • Merlin Haas
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Craig Delich
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Gregory Fischer
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • Len Wolinsky
  • Gregory Fischer