(May 1947)

Quality Comics, 1941 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
60
Indicia frequency:
Monthly
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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Plastic Man / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jack Cole (signed)
Inks:
Jack Cole (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

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

Beauteous Bessie (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; Naughty Nikko [Nick Nicholas] (villain, introduction); Faro (villain, introduction); Bessie (villain, introduction)
Synopsis:
Naughty Nikko tries to use Bessie to distract Plastic Man and Woozy Winks.
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2)

Specks / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
Puff! Puff! Wotsa matter kid?
Genre:
humor; children

Fence, Incorporated (Table of Contents: 3)

Manhunter / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Al Bryant?
Inks:
Al Bryant?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Manhunter [Dan Richards]
Reprints:

[Ted's Allergy Attack] (Table of Contents: 4)

Candy / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Candy O'Connor

[The Telephone Set] (Table of Contents: 5)

Honeybun / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
romance
Characters:
Honeybun

Indexer Notes

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

Doom On Skis (Table of Contents: 6)

Dick Mace / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Dick Mace text story.

[Flatfoot's Lecture Tour] (Table of Contents: 7)

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

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

Genre:
humor; detective-mystery
Characters:
Flatfoot Burns; VILLAINS: The Beetle Boys (intro)

[The Millionth Customer] (Table of Contents: 8)

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

Script:
Bill Woolfolk
Pencils:
Lou Fine
Inks:
Lou Fine; Quality staff
Colors:
?
Letters:
Martin DeMuth

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Spirit [Denny Colt]
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Story anticipates "Ten Minutes" in technique.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9)

Dewey Drip / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
Now wot in tunket did ah tie this string on mah finger foh last night?
Genre:
humor
Characters:
Dewey Drip
Synopsis:
Dewey can't remember what he was supposed to remember: a feud with the Ratfields.

Indexer Notes

Writer revision from "Joe Devlin" (presumably a typo for "John Devlin") to ? by Craig Delich 2013-4-7. The Who's Who does not indicate that John Devlin wrote this strip. Wrting credit revised to "Bernard Dibble?" Artist revision from Joe Devlin to Bernard Dibble, who took over as artist of the strip in 1943 from John Devlin.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Plastic Man
  2. 1. Beauteous Bessie
    Plastic Man
  3. 2. ["Puff! Puff! Wotsa matter kid?"]
    Specks
  4. 3. Fence, Incorporated
    Manhunter
  5. 4. [Ted's Allergy Attack]
    Candy
  6. 5. [The Telephone Set]
    Honeybun
  7. 6. Doom On Skis
    Dick Mace
  8. 7. [Flatfoot's Lecture Tour]
    Flatfoot Burns
  9. 8. [The Millionth Customer]
    The Spirit
  10. 9. ["Now wot in tunket did ah tie this string on mah finger foh last night?"]
    Dewey Drip
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • David Wilt
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Craig Delich
  • Michael Hoskin
  • Gregory Fischer
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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  • Len Wolinsky
  • Gregory Fischer