(March 1948)

Pines, 1940 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
every other month
On-sale Date
1948-01-09
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Better Publications, Inc.
Editing
Ned Pines (credited as N. L. Pines) (editor)

Issue Notes

On-sale date is publication date in Catalog of Copyright Entries, 1948 Periodicals, page 41.
The Statement of the Ownership lists N. L. Pines as the editor. The indicia does not list an editor.
Some info verified using a DCM scan (http://digitalcomicmuseum.com)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Judy of the Jungle / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Alex Schomburg [as Xela] (signed) (paint)
Inks
Alex Schomburg [as Xela] (signed) (paint)
Colors
Alex Schomburg [as Xela] (signed) (paint)

Genre
adventure; jungle
Characters
Judy of the Jungle
Reprints
Keywords
knives; sharks

The Treasure of Lobengula! (Table of Contents: 1)

Judy of the Jungle / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ralph Mayo
Inks
Ralph Mayo
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure; jungle
Characters
Homer Wendt (villain, introduction); Bob Marken (introduction, death)
Reprints

Dig It, Gates! (Table of Contents: 2)

Roger Dodger / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Al Hartley
Pencils
Al Hartley
Inks
Al Hartley
Colors
Al Hartley
Letters
?

Job Number
CC-1183
Characters
Horace (villain, introduction); Roscoe (villain, introduction)
Reprints

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

Exciting Facts / cartoon / 0.66 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Rafael Astarita ?
Inks
Rafael Astarita ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Maximus, Emperor of Rome, was so Fat...
Genre
non-fiction

Statement of Ownership (Table of Contents: 4)

statement of ownership / 0.33 page (report information)

Letters
typeset

The Magic Voice (Table of Contents: 5)

Judy of the Jungle / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Charles Sturdy
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
adventure; jungle
Characters
Judy of the Jungle; Pistol Roberts
Reprints

The Double Disguise! (Table of Contents: 6)

The Black Terror / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
"Careful Mike" Hargan (villain, introduction); John Reece (villain, introduction); Lefty (villain, introduction); Butch (villain, introduction)
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Pencils/Inks are not by Alex Schomburg.

Bullets for Black-Jack! (Table of Contents: 7)

Rick Howard, the Mystery Rider / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Charles M. Quinlan [as Chas. M. Quinlan] (signed)
Inks
Charles M. Quinlan [as Chas. M. Quinlan] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
CC-912
Genre
western-frontier
Characters
The Mystery Rider [Rick Howard] (introduction); Lila Halliday (introduction); Bull Pearson (villain, introduction)

Cowtown Bandit (Table of Contents: 8)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jerry Devers
Colors
Jerry Devers
Letters
typeset

[The Marchand Meteor Case] (Table of Contents: 9)

Strut Simmons / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Edmond Good
Inks
Edmond Good
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
CC-1154
Characters
Caldwell (villain, introduction)

[It's Always the Same Story With Mommy!] (Table of Contents: 10)

Ya Just Can't Win / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Job Number
CC-886
Genre
humor
Reprints
Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Judy of the Jungle
  2. 1. The Treasure of Lobengula!
    Judy of the Jungle
  3. 2. Dig It, Gates!
    Roger Dodger
  4. 3. ["Maximus, Emperor of Rome, was so Fat..."]
    Exciting Facts
  5. 4. Statement of Ownership
  6. 5. The Magic Voice
    Judy of the Jungle
  7. 6. The Double Disguise!
    The Black Terror
  8. 7. Bullets for Black-Jack!
    Rick Howard, the Mystery Rider
  9. 8. Cowtown Bandit
  10. 9. [The Marchand Meteor Case]
    Strut Simmons
  11. 10. [It's Always the Same Story With Mommy!]
    Ya Just Can't Win
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