(July 1947)

Pines, 1940 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
every other month
On-sale Date
1947-05-02
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Better Publications Inc.
Editing
Ned Pines (editor)

Issue Notes

The on-sale date is from the publication date recorded in the Catalog of Copyright Entries, Third Series, Vol. 1, Part 2, Nos. 1&2, Periodicals, 1946-1947.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Lance Lewis / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Graham Ingels
Inks
Graham Ingels
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Characters
Lance Lewis

The Underground of Mars! (Table of Contents: 1)

Space Detective Featuring Lance Lewis / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Characters
Lance Lewis

The Four Strangers (Table of Contents: 2)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Donald Bayne Hobart (credited)
Pencils
? (spot illustration)
Inks
? (spot illustration)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
western-frontier

Indexer Notes

Sequence, credits and info added by Craig Delich (Jan. 2006).

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

Henry W. Hanks, Jr. / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Al Hartley (signed)
Pencils
Al Hartley (signed)
Inks
Al Hartley (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
CC-1123
First Line of Dialogue or Text
Have you an appointment?
Genre
humor
Characters
Henry Hanks Jr.

Indexer Notes

Sequence, credits and info added by Craig Delich (Jan. 2006).

The Menace of the Baboons (Table of Contents: 4)

Tygra of the Flame People / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Greene ?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
CC-1151
Genre
science fiction
Characters
Tygra
Synopsis
Terry goes into the jungle to find Lynn Thomas, only to discover that she has become Tygra, queen of the Flame People. Together they battle the Demon Baboons.

Indexer Notes

Some info added by Craig Delich. Synopsis added by Anthony William Durrant via the GCD Error Tracker.

Young Navigator (Table of Contents: 5)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Edward Hasset (signed)
Pencils
? (spot illo)
Inks
? (spot illo)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
adventure

Indexer Notes

Sequence, credits and info added by Craig Delich (Jan. 2006).

Swag of the Swampland (Table of Contents: 6)

The Fighting Yank / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
CC-1012
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Fighting Yank

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

Miss Crabtree / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Al Hartley (signed)
Pencils
Al Hartley (signed)
Inks
Al Hartley (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
CC-992
First Line of Dialogue or Text
Who can tell me what the former ruler of Russia was called?
Genre
humor
Characters
Miss Crabtree

Indexer Notes

Sequence, credits and info added by Craig Delich (Jan. 2006).

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8)

The Joneses / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
AC-822
First Line of Dialogue or Text
There! I've finished my letter to Cousin Kathy!
Genre
humor
Characters
The Joneses (introduction)

Clever Colors (Table of Contents: 9)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Charles S. Strong
Pencils
? (illustration)
Inks
? (illustration)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
western-frontier

Camera Capers (Table of Contents: 10)

Jefferson Jones / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Hal Sherman
Inks
Hal Sherman
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
CB-1068
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Jefferson Jones

Indexer Notes

Genre added by Craig Delich (Jan. 2006).

You Just Can't Win! (Table of Contents: 11)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jules Steiner?
Pencils
Jules Steiner (signed)
Inks
Jules Steiner (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor

Indexer Notes

Sequence, credits and info added by Craig Delich (Jan. 2006).

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

Popsicle / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Lance Lewis
  2. 1. The Underground of Mars!
    Space Detective Featuring Lance Lewis
  3. 2. The Four Strangers
  4. 3. ["Have you an appointment?"]
    Henry W. Hanks, Jr.
  5. 4. The Menace of the Baboons
    Tygra of the Flame People
  6. 5. Young Navigator
  7. 6. Swag of the Swampland
    The Fighting Yank
  8. 7. ["Who can tell me what the former ruler of Russia was called?"]
    Miss Crabtree
  9. 8. ["There! I've finished my letter to Cousin Kathy!"]
    The Joneses
  10. 9. Clever Colors
  11. 10. Camera Capers
    Jefferson Jones
  12. 11. You Just Can't Win!
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Popsicle
This issue was modified by, among others
  • Pat Conolly
  • Craig Delich
  • Del Gruber
  • Michael Hoskin
  • Dan Kocher
  • Lou Mougin (R.I.P.)
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Dave Redmond
  • Per Sandell
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Len Wolinsky