(September 1948)

Marvel, 1941 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
quarterly
On-sale date
1948-06-09
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Complete Photo Story Corp.
Editing
Stan Lee
Color
Full Color
Dimensions
Standard Golden Age U.S. (through about early 1944, narrower thereafter)
Paper Stock
Glossy Cover: Newsprint Interior
Binding
Saddle-Stitched
Publishing Format
Was On-Going Series

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)

Captain America / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Charles Nicholas ?
Inks
Charles Nicholas ?; Vince Alascia ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Easy, son... this'll straighten itself out somehow!
Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Golden Girl [Betty Ross]; Richards
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Golden Girl goes into retirement after her appearance in this issue and is replaced by Sun Girl in the next issue.

The Enigma of the Death Doll (Table of Contents: 1)

Captain America / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Woolfolk
Pencils
Bill Molno ?
Inks
Vince Alascia
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
2210
Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Golden Girl [Betty Ross]; Horatio (villain, introduction, death)
Synopsis
Cap and Golden Girl apprehend criminal midgets whom a crazy doll-maker thinks are actual dolls.

Indexer Notes

Woolfolk credit by Martin O'Hearn. Possible Molno pencils and Alascia inks per Nick Caputo. Previous indexer credited Charles Nicholas on pencils and inks.

[A Case of Conscience] (Table of Contents: 2)

Captain America / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Gene Colan ?
Inks
Vince Alascia ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
3254
Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain America [Steve Rogers]

Indexer Notes

Possible Colan pencils and Alascia inks per Nick Caputo. Previous indexer credited Al Avison on pencils and Charles Nicholas on inks.

My Son Is a Thief (Table of Contents: 3)

Sub-Mariner / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Woolfolk
Pencils
Sol Brodsky ?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
3078
Genre
superhero
Characters
Sub-Mariner [Prince Namor]; Namora

Indexer Notes

Writer credit from Woolfolk's paybook and Martin O'Hearn. Possible Brodsky pencils and unknown inks per Nick Caputo. Previous indexer credited Paul Reinman on pencils and inks.

Trouble In Grade Five (Table of Contents: 4)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
? (illustration)
Inks
? (illustration)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
3090

[The Case of Joey Arnold] (Table of Contents: 5)

From the Personal File of Captain America / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Al Avison ?
Inks
Charles Nicholas ?
Colors
?
Letters
Artie Simek ?

Job Number
3095
Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain America [Steve Rogers]

Indexer Notes

This is a crime story narrated by Captain America.

Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Easy, son... this'll straighten itself out somehow!"]
    Captain America
  2. 1. The Enigma of the Death Doll
    Captain America
  3. 2. [A Case of Conscience]
    Captain America
  4. 3. My Son Is a Thief
    Sub-Mariner
  5. 4. Trouble In Grade Five
  6. 5. [The Case of Joey Arnold]
    From the Personal File of Captain America
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Henry Andrews
  • Lou Mougin
  • Nick Caputo
  • Del Gruber
  • Craig Delich
  • Bill Borre
  • Edgar Loftin
  • Gregory Fischer
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • Tony R. Rose