(August 1947)

Quality Comics, 1939 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
Bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
E. M. Arnold
Brand
Quality Comic Group
Editing
Nancy Smith
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Golden Age U.S.
Paper Stock
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding
Saddle-Stitched
Publishing Format
Was On-Going Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Midnight / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jack Cole
Inks
Jack Cole
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Midnight chases Angela, the beautiful bovine!
Genre
superhero
Characters
Midnight [Dave Clark]; Doc Mortimer Wackey; Gabby (a monkey); Sniffer Snoop; Hot-Foot (a polar bear)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1)

Midnight / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Jack Cole (signed as J. Cole)
Pencils
Jack Cole (signed as J. Cole)
Inks
Jack Cole (signed as J. Cole)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
All that fuss over an animated milk wagon!
Genre
adventure; superhero
Characters
Midnight [Dave Clark]; Doc Mortimer Wackey; Gabby (a monkey); Sniffer Snoop; Hot-Foot (a polar bear); Angela (villain, a cow); Percy Sharker (villain)
Synopsis
Midnight is searching for a stolen sapphire, but the criminal is searching for a stolen cow. Midnight's job is to protect that cow.

Indexer Notes

This adventure echos one of Cole's other creations: The Barker.

[The Apache Dancer] (Table of Contents: 2)

Daffy / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bart Tumey
Inks
Bart Tumey
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; sports
Characters
Daffy; Barney; Deke; Gaston; Yvette
Synopsis
Deke gets Daffy a gig as an apache dancer.
Keywords
wrestling

[The Dope Smugglers] (Table of Contents: 3)

Black X / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dan Zolnerowich
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
spy
Characters
Black X; Batu; Beef Burton (inspector); Mona
Synopsis
Two of the force's best men have been killed trying to find the headquarters of the dope runners, and now Inspector Burton summons Blzck X for help.

Indexer Notes

Art identical to Zolne's credited Swing Sisson story in Feature Comics #111 and #119. Faces, way of standing with a bend in the hips and knees. Also the shuffling walking or running are special. The art has some resemblance to Alex Blum, but leg movement is quite different.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4)

Lady Luck / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Klaus Nordling (signed)
Pencils
Klaus Nordling (signed)
Inks
Klaus Nordling (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The life of a cigar is brief and unimportant...
Genre
superhero
Characters
Lady Luck; Peecolo; Rat-Ears; Mr. Rample
Synopsis
A parcel of counterfeit money is picked up at the railway station.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5)

Batch Bachelor / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Bart Tumey ?
Pencils
Bart Tumey ?
Inks
Bart Tumey ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hmmmm!
Genre
humor
Characters
Batch Bachelor; Bunny Bananas; Junior
Synopsis
Batch rents a car to take Bunny out.

This Is the Bird (Table of Contents: 6)

Jimmy Christian / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
adventure
Characters
Jimmy Christian (reoorter); Senor Lopez (miner)
Synopsis
In the Andes the giant bird out of a legend comes down on the mountain winds and scares the guides and carries off.

Indexer Notes

text story

[The Club Presidency] (Table of Contents: 7)

Spunky / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Gill Fox (signed)
Inks
Gill Fox (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Spunky; Curly; Marge; Pug
Synopsis
The boys have an explosive club meeting after Mom's hen drinks some nitroglycerine.

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

The Jester / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dan Zolnerowich
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The police department is visited by the daughter of the bluest-blooded society family in the city...
Genre
superhero
Characters
Jester; McGinty; Miss Van Gander; Rocky; Migg
Synopsis
A society dame sends a false kidnapping note to attact Chuck's attention

Indexer Notes

The art is identical to Zolnerowich's credited Swing Sisson stories in Feature Comics (Quality, 1939 series) #111 and #119.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Midnight chases Angela, the beautiful bovine!"]
  2. 1. ["All that fuss over an animated milk wagon!"]
  3. 2. [The Apache Dancer]
    Daffy
  4. 3. [The Dope Smugglers]
    Black X
  5. 4. ["The life of a cigar is brief and unimportant..."]
  6. 5. ["Hmmmm!"]
    Batch Bachelor
  7. 6. This Is the Bird
    Jimmy Christian
  8. 7. [The Club Presidency]
    Spunky
  9. 8. ["The police department is visited by the daughter of the bluest-blooded society family in the city..."]
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