(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
?

[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
Jerry Fasano
Inks
Jerry Fasano
Colors
?
Letters
?

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

Indexer Notes

Art credit from Jim Vadeboncoeur Jr.

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
Jon Blummer (signed as J. B.)
Inks
Jon Blummer (signed as J. B.)
Colors
?
Letters
?

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

Indexer Notes

Art identification from scanned card at Digital Comic Museum.

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
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