(August 1947)

Quality Comics, 1939 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
Monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Comic Favorites, Inc.
Brand
Quality Comic Group
Editing
Gwen Hansen

The Doll Man Meets the Highwayman! (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 Highwayman [John Drum]

Doll Man Meets the Highwayman (Table of Contents: 1)

Doll Man / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Doll Man [Darrel Dane]; Thomas Dane (introduction, Sheriff, Darrel's great-grandfather); Erik Drum (villain, a highwayman, death); The Highwayman [John Drum] (villain, introduction)
Synopsis
Sheriff Thomas Dane, the great-grandfather of Darrel Dane, had once caught a highwayman named Erik Drum. Erik then possessed his descendant, John Drum, who becomes the masked Highwayman that Doll Man must stop once and for all.

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

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
But, Lala, why can't I go to the big country club dance?
Genre
humor
Characters
Lala Palooza; Vincent Palooza
Synopsis
Vincent tries to find a date for a dance.

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

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
Just get a crowd around me, the man said...
Genre
humor
Characters
Vincent Palooza
Synopsis
Vince tries his hand at selling novelty wind-up firemen toys.

[Rodeo Show] (Table of Contents: 4)

Roscoe [Quality] / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Roscoe

[A New Song By Stephen Foster] (Table of Contents: 5)

Swing Sisson / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; detective-mystery; adventure
Characters
Swing Sisson

Welcome to Naughty Land (Table of Contents: 6)

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: 7)

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
Where's Phil, Mickey?
Genre
humor

Indexer Notes

strip reprints
Last appearance in Feature Comics, and in a Quality publication. However, for several years Mickey Finn reprints have also been appearing in comics from Columbia (including Mickey Finn (Columbia, 1943 Series) and Big Shot (Columbia, 1943 Series)) and will be continuing there.

Death In the Temple (Table of Contents: 8)

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

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
adventure
Characters
Perry Scott

[Muscle Boy Ripoutzky] (Table of Contents: 9)

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

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

Genre
humor
Characters
Poison Ivy

[Escape From Behind Bars] (Table of Contents: 10)

Blimpy / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor
Characters
Blimpy

[Cap'n Bragg the Pirate] (Table of Contents: 11)

Rusty Ryan / comic story / 5 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: 12)

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
Say, boss, ain't this the town we played last year with the very tough sheriff?
Genre
humor
Characters
Butch; Boss Jeff Bangs; constable
Synopsis
Jeff claims all of his sideshow advertising is accurate: "Man Eating Fish" is literally a man eating a fish.
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Doll Man Meets the Highwayman!
    Doll Man
  2. 1. Doll Man Meets the Highwayman
    Doll Man
  3. 2. ["But, Lala, why can't I go to the big country club dance?"]
    Lala Palooza
  4. 3. ["Just get a crowd around me, the man said..."]
    Lala Palooza
  5. 4. [Rodeo Show]
    Roscoe [Quality]
  6. 5. [A New Song By Stephen Foster]
    Swing Sisson
  7. 6. Welcome to Naughty Land
    Perky
  8. 7. ["Where's Phil, Mickey?"]
    Mickey Finn
  9. 8. Death In the Temple
    Perry Scott
  10. 9. [Muscle Boy Ripoutzky]
    Poison Ivy
  11. 10. [Escape From Behind Bars]
    Blimpy
  12. 11. [Cap'n Bragg the Pirate]
    Rusty Ryan
  13. 12. ["Say, boss, ain't this the town we played last year with the very tough sheriff?"]
    Big Top
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