(January 1940)

Centaur, 1938 Series
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Volume
3
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1939-11-27
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Centaur Publications Inc.
Editing
?
Color
color cover; color interior
Dimensions
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was on-going series

Issue Notes

Page count from Howard Keltner's index.

On sale date from the publication date found at the Catalog of Copyright Entries, Part 2, Periodicals, New Series, Volume 35, January-December 1940, Numbers 1-4. Second class permit. Copyright number 441347.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Joe Simon (signed)
Inks
Joe Simon (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Reprints
Keywords
pistol; swords; tank

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

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

[Third Plane Crashes During Test Flight] (Table of Contents: 2)

The Masked Marvel / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Ben Thompson
Pencils
Ben Thompson
Inks
Ben Thompson
Colors
?
Letters
?

Reprints

Indexer Notes

experimental plane

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

Spark O'Leary- Radio Newshawk / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Charles Pearson
Pencils
Charles Pearson
Inks
Charles Pearson
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
A small but very fast cruiser...
Genre
adventure

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

Dan Dennis- F.B.I. / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Sam Gilman
Pencils
Sam Gilman
Inks
Sam Gilman
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
It's eight-thirty, Tick...
Genre
detective-mystery

Indexer Notes

duotone red & black

How to Be an Amateur G-Man (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Fred Wood
Pencils
Fred Wood
Inks
Fred Wood
Colors
?
Letters
?

The Night Raider (Table of Contents: 6)

Ed Colton / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Max Neill
Pencils
Max Neill
Inks
Max Neill
Colors
?
Letters
?

Dramatic Dilemma (Table of Contents: 7)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Sam Gilman
Pencils
Sam Gilman
Inks
Sam Gilman
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

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

Dean Masters, D.A. / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Claire S. Moe
Pencils
Claire S. Moe
Inks
Claire S. Moe
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Do you see what I do, Terrill?
Genre
detective-mystery

Indexer Notes

duotone red & black

Comicrimes (Table of Contents: 9)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Max Neill
Pencils
Max Neill
Inks
Max Neill
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
crime

Indexer Notes

text & illos

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10)

Captain Forsyth & Sergeant MacLean Spy Hunters / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Lochlan Field
Pencils
Lochlan Field
Inks
Lochlan Field
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The Potters--with newly-found wealth...
Genre
adventure

Indexer Notes

duotone red & black

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

The Eye Sees / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Thomas
Pencils
Frank Thomas
Inks
Frank Thomas
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Here comes the old gent!
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Monk (a gangster)
Reprints

Something About Fingerprints (Table of Contents: 12)

Detectings / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; crime

Indexer Notes

fact page -red & black

Case of the Man Who Would Not Die (Table of Contents: 13)

Dean Denton / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Harry Francis Campbell
Pencils
Harry Francis Campbell
Inks
Harry Francis Campbell
Colors
?
Letters
?

Spy Tricks (Table of Contents: 14)

Detectings / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Harry Francis Campbell
Pencils
Harry Francis Campbell
Inks
Harry Francis Campbell
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; crime
Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
  3. 2. [Third Plane Crashes During Test Flight]
    The Masked Marvel
  4. 3. ["A small but very fast cruiser..."]
    Spark O'Leary- Radio Newshawk
  5. 4. ["It's eight-thirty, Tick..."]
    Dan Dennis- F.B.I.
  6. 5. How to Be an Amateur G-Man
  7. 6. The Night Raider
    Ed Colton
  8. 7. Dramatic Dilemma
  9. 8. ["Do you see what I do, Terrill?"]
    Dean Masters, D.A.
  10. 9. Comicrimes
  11. 10. ["The Potters--with newly-found wealth..."]
    Captain Forsyth & Sergeant MacLean Spy Hunters
  12. 11. ["Here comes the old gent!"]
    The Eye Sees
  13. 12. Something About Fingerprints
    Detectings
  14. 13. Case of the Man Who Would Not Die
    Dean Denton
  15. 14. Spy Tricks
    Detectings
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