(March 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

Doll Man Defies Cateye (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]

Indexer Notes

Story title taken from cover.

The Doll Man Defies Cateye (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]; Millie Hever (introduction); Frank Hever (introduction, death); Cateye [Riff Hodder] (villain, introduction)
Synopsis
Doll Man faces a man who wears a cat mask and exploits an old Indian demon legend.

Danger! Thin Ice! (Table of Contents: 2)

Blimpy / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor
Characters
Blimpy; Peter Penguin (first appearance); Uncle Jimmy (first appearance; Blimpy's uncle--for a formerly inanimate statue, he has quite a family tree)

[In Sweetoothia] (Table of Contents: 3)

Perky / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Perky

[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
Wait'll Lala hears I'm gonna try and join the Rotary and Kiwanis clubs tomorrow!
Genre
humor
Characters
Vincent Palooza; Lala Palooza
Synopsis
Vincent thinks he has good news for Lala, but in her dreams she only sees him failing.

[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
Vincent, the least you can do is pretend to show some interest!
Genre
humor
Characters
Lala Palooza; Vincent Palooza
Synopsis
Vincent denigrates the great artists' work on display at a museum, and demonstrates his own artistic ability by scrawling on the walls.

[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
Hic...hic...hic...hic...this...is...hic...terrible!
Genre
humor
Characters
Vincent Palooza; doctor; Lala Palooza
Synopsis
Vince has the hiccups: Lala cures him by scaring him with news that she found him a job.

[April Jordan's Violin] (Table of Contents: 7)

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

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

Genre
humor; detective-mystery
Characters
Swing Sisson; Mr. Jordan (first appearance); April Jordan (first appearance); Riel (first appearance; villain)

[The Poison Ivy Fan Club] (Table of Contents: 8)

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

Script
Gill Fox
Pencils
Gill Fox
Inks
Gill Fox
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Poison Ivy

[The Borrowed Boat] (Table of Contents: 9)

Roscoe / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor

Hot Skates (Table of Contents: 10)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

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

Mickey Finn / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Are you sure you don't want to go to the movies with us, Philip?
Genre
humor

Indexer Notes

strip reprints

[The Swami From Brooklyn] (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]; The Swami (introductgion); Rohoja (villain, introduction)

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
It's all ready for you, Butch!
Genre
humor
Characters
Butch
Synopsis
Butch buys a fake head so his dog appears to be two-headed. The local dog-catcher is perplexed.
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Doll Man Defies Cateye
    Doll Man
  2. 1. The Doll Man Defies Cateye
    Doll Man
  3. 2. Danger! Thin Ice!
    Blimpy
  4. 3. [In Sweetoothia]
    Perky
  5. 4. ["Wait'll Lala hears I'm gonna try and join the Rotary and Kiwanis clubs tomorrow!"]
    Lala Palooza
  6. 5. ["Vincent, the least you can do is pretend to show some interest!"]
    Lala Palooza
  7. 6. ["Hic...hic...hic...hic...this...is...hic...terrible!"]
    Lala Palooza
  8. 7. [April Jordan's Violin]
    Swing Sisson
  9. 8. [The Poison Ivy Fan Club]
    Poison Ivy
  10. 9. [The Borrowed Boat]
    Roscoe
  11. 10. Hot Skates
  12. 11. ["Are you sure you don't want to go to the movies with us, Philip?"]
    Mickey Finn
  13. 12. [The Swami From Brooklyn]
    Rusty Ryan
  14. 13. ["It's all ready for you, Butch!"]
    Big Top
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