(July 1950)

Eastern Color, 1946 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
Bi-monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Authorized A.C.M.P. Conforms to the Comics Code
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Famous Funnies, Inc.
Brand:
This Is a Famous Funnies Publication
Editing:
?
Color:
Full Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy Cover; Newspring Interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
H. G. Peter (painting)
Inks:
H. G. Peter (painting)
Colors:
H. G. Peter (painting)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
drama
Characters:
Shep
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Painting from the story "Shep Saves A Life". True life story. Determination of artist as H. G. Peter is highly suspect.

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

Heroic Hall of Honor / table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Human Life Net (Table of Contents: 2)

Heroic True Life Story / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Alfonso Greene (signed)
Inks:
Alfonso Greene (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
drama; non-fiction
Synopsis:
Cab Driver Arthur Lustbader hero

Quick Action (Table of Contents: 3)

Heroic True Life Story / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
drama; non-fiction
Synopsis:
Alan Luke saves an ice skater

Shep Saves a Life (Table of Contents: 4)

Heroic True Life Story / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
H. G. Peter
Inks:
H. G. Peter
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
drama; non-fiction
Characters:
Shep
Synopsis:
Dog hero story

Rescued From an Icy Grave (Table of Contents: 5)

Heroic True Life Story / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bill Everett (signed)
Inks:
Bill Everett (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
drama; non-fiction
Synopsis:
John Krzynowek a marine saves a life

Hero at 63 (Table of Contents: 6)

Heroic True Life Story / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
G. Pasano (signed)
Inks:
G. Pasano (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
drama; non-fiction; biography
Synopsis:
Senior citizen Eben Taylor saves a life

"Live" Catch (Table of Contents: 7)

Heroic True Life Story / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ruth Atkinson [as R. Atkinson] (signed)
Inks:
Ruth Atkinson [as R. Atkinson] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
drama; non-fiction
Synopsis:
African-American Leroy McPherson saves a life

Off-Duty Fire-Fighter (Table of Contents: 8)

Heroic True Life Story / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
H. G. Peter
Inks:
H. G. Peter
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
drama; non-fiction
Synopsis:
Firefighter Dennis H. Greer saves a life

Modest Medic (Table of Contents: 9)

Heroic True Life Story / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
drama; non-fiction
Synopsis:
Christopher Shaughnessy former Army Medical Corps saves a life

Out of the Depths (Table of Contents: 10)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
drama
Synopsis:
Mine cave in story

Scout of the Month! (Table of Contents: 11)

Heroic True Life Story / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
drama; non-fiction
Synopsis:
Scout is Thomas Mulroney.

Indexer Notes

Only half page. Bottom half is a Fleer's Dubble Bubble ad.

The Call of Duty (Table of Contents: 12)

Heroic True Life Story / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Sam Glanzman [as S.J.D.] (signed)
Inks:
Sam Glanzman [as S.J.D.] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
drama; non-fiction
Synopsis:
Schoolboy patrolman Richard L. Allen saves a life

Try Try Again (Table of Contents: 13)

Heroic True Life Story / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ruth Atkinson [as R. Atkinson] (signed)
Inks:
Ruth Atkinson [as R. Atkinson] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
drama; non-fiction
Synopsis:
African-American Eugene Cooper saves a drowing victim.

Collison At Sea (Table of Contents: 14)

Heroic True Life Story / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
drama; non-fiction
Synopsis:
Coast guard engine room crewman Ronald R. Weiner saves a life

Relative Prevents Tragedy (Table of Contents: 15)

Heroic True Life Story / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Fred Guardineer (signed)
Inks:
Fred Guardineer (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
drama; non-fiction
Synopsis:
Forrest J. Dow saves his stepfather's life.

Deep Water (Table of Contents: 16)

Heroic True Life Story / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
H. G. Peter
Inks:
H. G. Peter
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
drama; non-fiction
Synopsis:
Boy scout John E. Moeckel saves a swimmer from drowning

Crash at Dawn (Table of Contents: 17)

Heroic True Life Story / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ruth Atkinson [as R. Atkinson] (signed)
Inks:
Ruth Atkinson [as R. Atkinson] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
drama; non-fiction
Synopsis:
Fred Pieper rescues a car crash victim

Multiple Rescue (Table of Contents: 18)

Heroic True Life Story / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ed Moore (signed)
Inks:
Ed Moore (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
drama; non-fiction
Synopsis:
William Quinn rescues people from a gas filled house.

I Must Stay Awake (Table of Contents: 19)

Heroic True Life Story / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
drama; non-fiction
Synopsis:
Glenis Goulding wakes her family after buildup of Carbon Monoxide in their house

Mill Pond Rescue (Table of Contents: 20)

Heroic True Life Story / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? [as A.B.?; as H.B.?]
Inks:
? [as A.B.?; as H.B.?]
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
drama; non-fiction
Synopsis:
John T. Murphy rescues a drowning senior citizen

Indexer Notes

Looks like initials A. B. or H. B. in upper panel for art credit.

Veteran Saves Drowning Tot (Table of Contents: 21)

Heroic True Life Story / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Fred Guardineer (signed)
Inks:
Fred Guardineer (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
drama; non-fiction
Synopsis:
Alexander McCullock saves a drowing child

Fire Trap (Table of Contents: 22)

Heroic True Life Story / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Alfonso Greene (signed)
Inks:
Alfonso Greene (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
drama; non-fiction
Synopsis:
3 teenagers save a senior citizen from a fire

Lunch-Hour Hero! (Table of Contents: 23)

Heroic True Life Story / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
drama; non-fiction

Indexer Notes

On inside back cover.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Heroic Hall of Honor
  3. 2. Human Life Net
    Heroic True Life Story
  4. 3. Quick Action
    Heroic True Life Story
  5. 4. Shep Saves a Life
    Heroic True Life Story
  6. 5. Rescued From an Icy Grave
    Heroic True Life Story
  7. 6. Hero at 63
    Heroic True Life Story
  8. 7. "Live" Catch
    Heroic True Life Story
  9. 8. Off-Duty Fire-Fighter
    Heroic True Life Story
  10. 9. Modest Medic
    Heroic True Life Story
  11. 10. Out of the Depths
  12. 11. Scout of the Month!
    Heroic True Life Story
  13. 12. The Call of Duty
    Heroic True Life Story
  14. 13. Try Try Again
    Heroic True Life Story
  15. 14. Collison At Sea
    Heroic True Life Story
  16. 15. Relative Prevents Tragedy
    Heroic True Life Story
  17. 16. Deep Water
    Heroic True Life Story
  18. 17. Crash at Dawn
    Heroic True Life Story
  19. 18. Multiple Rescue
    Heroic True Life Story
  20. 19. I Must Stay Awake
    Heroic True Life Story
  21. 20. Mill Pond Rescue
    Heroic True Life Story
  22. 21. Veteran Saves Drowning Tot
    Heroic True Life Story
  23. 22. Fire Trap
    Heroic True Life Story
  24. 23. Lunch-Hour Hero!
    Heroic True Life Story
This issue was most recently modified by:
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