(January 1948)

Pines, 1940 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
every other month
On-sale Date
1947-11-04
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. 2, Part 2, No. 1, Periodicals, January-June 1948.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Lance Lewis / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Alex Schomburg [as Xela] (painting, signed)
Inks
Alex Schomburg [as Xela] (painting, signed)
Colors
Alex Schomburg [as Xela] (painting, signed)
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Characters
Lance Lewis
Reprints
Keywords
robot

The Green Men of Kharma (Table of Contents: 1)

Tygra / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

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

Job Number
B-161
Characters
Tygra [Lynn Thomas]; Terry; Chief Palangi; Kharma
Synopsis
3000 years ago, an escapee from the drowning of Atlantis came to Africa. Bored with eternal life in his underground world, he decides to rule the surface world.

The Crab Men From Space (Table of Contents: 2)

Lance Lewis / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

The Invisible Pirate (Table of Contents: 3)

Lance Lewis / text story / 3 pages (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Text story with 3 illustrations. Sequence added by Gary Watson, September 2008.

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

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I love you, believe me...

Carnival of Crime (Table of Contents: 5)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Ken Battefield
Inks
Ken Battefield
Colors
?
Letters
?

Indexer Notes

Next appearance in AMERICA'S BEST COMICS #25. Art identification by Gary Watson, September 2008.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Lance Lewis
  2. 1. The Green Men of Kharma
    Tygra
  3. 2. The Crab Men From Space
    Lance Lewis
  4. 3. The Invisible Pirate
    Lance Lewis
  5. 4. ["I love you, believe me..."]
    Jefferson Jones
  6. 5. Carnival of Crime
    Fighting Yank
This issue was modified by, among others
  • Darci
  • Pat Conolly
  • Del Gruber
  • Lou Mougin (R.I.P.)
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Per Sandell
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Len Wolinsky