(April 1940)

Centaur, 1938 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
?
On-sale Date
1940-02-02
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Centaur Publications, Inc.
Editing
Joe Hardie

Issue Notes

On sale date from the publication date found at the Catalog of Copyright Entries, Part 2, Periodicals, New Series, Volume 35, 1940, Number 2. Second class permit. Copyright number 448286.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Fantasy Isle / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Grieg Chapian (signed)
Inks
Grieg Chapian (signed)
Colors
?

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

Fantom of the Fair / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
With the closing of the World's Fair...
Genre
superhero
Characters
Fantom of the Fair
Reprints

Indexer Notes

In 1940, the Fantom strip was written by George Kapitan as well as Paul Gustavson and Frank Thomas. No extant evidence exists that is known as to who wrote this particular story.

Same applies to the artist of the story. Besides Gustavson, other known artists include Al Anders and Will Roland.

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

Space Patrol / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Basil Wolverton
Pencils
Basil Wolverton
Inks
Basil Wolverton
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
After running down many outlaws in the Venusian region...
Genre
science fiction
Reprints

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

Inner Circle / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
George Selkirk, of the 'Inner-Circle'...
Genre
adventure

Chapter 3 (Table of Contents: 4)

Fantasy Isle / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
George Loomis
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
formerly Tippy Taylor

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5)

Larry Kane / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Steve Dahlman (signed as Dahl)
Inks
Steve Dahlman (signed as Dahl)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Larry Kane has received the tragic news...
Genre
adventure

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6)

Headless Horseman / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Martin Filchock (signed)
Inks
Martin Filchock (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Many times you've heard of the legend...
Genre
western-frontier
Characters
The Headless Horseman (a Western heroine, introduction)

The Other Fellow (Table of Contents: 7)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Butts
Pencils
Bob Butts
Inks
Bob Butts
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
science fiction

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

Jon Linton / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Harry Campbell (signed as Harry Francis Campbell)
Pencils
Harry Campbell (signed as Harry Francis Campbell)
Inks
Harry Campbell (signed as Harry Francis Campbell)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
It is the year 2009 A.D.!
Genre
science fiction; adventure

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9)

Speed Centaur / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Malcolm Kildale
Inks
Malcolm Kildale
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
At Speed's cave above Nob Nose Mt.
Genre
superhero
Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Fantasy Isle
  2. 1. ["With the closing of the World's Fair..."]
    Fantom of the Fair
  3. 2. ["After running down many outlaws in the Venusian region..."]
    Space Patrol
  4. 3. ["George Selkirk, of the 'Inner-Circle'..."]
    Inner Circle
  5. 4. Chapter 3
    Fantasy Isle
  6. 5. ["Larry Kane has received the tragic news..."]
    Larry Kane
  7. 6. ["Many times you've heard of the legend..."]
    Headless Horseman
  8. 7. The Other Fellow
  9. 8. ["It is the year 2009 A.D.!"]
    Jon Linton
  10. 9. ["At Speed's cave above Nob Nose Mt."]
    Speed Centaur
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