(July 1948)

Quality Comics, 1941 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Comic Magazines
Brand
Quality Comic Group
Editing
George Brenner
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Golden Age US
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Penetro, Master of Solids! (Table of Contents)

Plastic Man / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jack Cole
Inks
Jack Cole
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Plastic Man [Patrick "Eel" O'Brian]; Woozy Winks; Penetro [Prof. Growley]

Penetro, Master of Solids (Table of Contents: 1)

Plastic Man / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Woolfolk
Pencils
Jack Cole
Inks
Jack Cole
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Plastic Man [Patrick "Eel" O'Brian]; Woozy Winks; Penetro [Prof. Growley] (villain, introduction); the Dude (villain, introduction)
Synopsis
The brilliant and disgrunbtled Professor Growley applies his talents to crime, discovering an equation that would disperse his own atoms so that he can pass through solids. As Penetro, he steals rare treasures, but Plastic Man, disguised as a woman, tricks Penetro into turning solid so that he/she could "embrace" him.

Indexer Notes

Story title taken from the cover.

Woolfolk credit from Martin O'Hearn.

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

Specks / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Michael Senich
Pencils
Michael Senich
Inks
Michael Senich
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor

[Vacation in California] (Table of Contents: 3)

Honeybun / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Paul Gustavson
Pencils
Paul Gustavson
Inks
Paul Gustavson
Colors
?
Letters
Paul Gustavson

Genre
romance
Characters
Honeybun

Indexer Notes

All Gustavson credits verified and courtesy of Terry Gustafson, son of Paul Gustavson.

[The Woman In the Trunk] (Table of Contents: 4)

Candy / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Harry Sahle
Pencils
Harry Sahle
Inks
Harry Sahle
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Candy O'Connor

[Soapy Keeps It Clean] (Table of Contents: 5)

The Spirit / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Woolfolk
Pencils
Lou Fine
Inks
Lou Fine; Quality staff
Colors
?
Letters
Martin DeMuth

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Spirit [Denny Colt]; Soapy
Reprints

The Shark Gods (Table of Contents: 6)

Plastic Man / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Plastic Man [Patrick "Eel" O'Brian]

Who Remembers the Dreadful Strangleweed? (Table of Contents: 7)

Manhunter / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Alice Kirkpatrick
Inks
Alice Kirkpatrick
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Manhunter [Dan Richards]

Indexer Notes

Art is not Al Bryant who left comics in 1947.

Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Penetro, Master of Solids!
    Plastic Man
  2. 1. Penetro, Master of Solids
    Plastic Man
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Specks
  4. 3. [Vacation in California]
    Honeybun
  5. 4. [The Woman In the Trunk]
    Candy
  6. 5. [Soapy Keeps It Clean]
    The Spirit
  7. 6. The Shark Gods
    Plastic Man
  8. 7. Who Remembers the Dreadful Strangleweed?
    Manhunter
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Bob Hughes
  • Merlin Haas
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Craig Delich
  • Gregory Fischer
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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  • Len Wolinsky
  • Gregory Fischer