(June 1940)

Worth Carnahan, 1940 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
Monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Bilbara Publishing Co., Inc.
Editing
?
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

Some story sequences and correct sequence order by Gary Watson.

Parts of this issue are reprinted:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Tornado Tom / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
H. L. Parkhurst
Inks
H. L. Parkhurst
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Characters
Tornado Tom
Keywords
automatic pistols; machine guns

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

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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

Tornado Tom / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Tom Kenny, an honest hard working young farm hand is caught up by a cyclone...
Characters
Tornado Tom (introduction and origin)
Reprints

...Meet an Ornithorhynchus (Table of Contents: 3)

Didja Ever / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Worth Carnahan (signed)
Inks
Worth Carnahan
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; animal; nature
Synopsis
Facts about duckbill platypus.

Indexer Notes

Signed with "WC" monogram in lower right.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4)

Mister Q / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Charles Quinlin [as Carl Quinn]
Inks
Charles Quinlin [as Carl Quinn]
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
High above the din of the metropolis in his pent-house studio...
Genre
detective-mystery
Characters
Mr. Q (introduction)
Reprints

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

Koroo the Black Lion / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Koroo is a most unusual lion for instead of being tawny in color...

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

Sgt. "Buzz" Sawyer / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Chas. M. Quinlan
Inks
Chas. M. Quinlan
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Unique in the annals of maintaining law and order is a body of men...

The Battle of the Milk Cans (Table of Contents: 7)

Ted Cameron / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Max Neill
Inks
Max Neill
Colors
?
Letters
?

["It looks hopeless for my son, doesn't it, John?] (Table of Contents: 8)

King Anthony / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
George Papp
Inks
George Papp
Colors
?
Letters
?

A Visitor from Space (Table of Contents: 9)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Text story with illustrations.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10)

Volton the Human Generator / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Charles M. Quinlan
Inks
Charles M. Quinlan
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Guy Newton - a brilliant young scientist, has discovered the amazing secret of mastering- the powerful forces of static electricity in the human body!
Characters
Volton [Guy Newton] (introduction)

What Use Are Stamps? (Table of Contents: 11)

How to Collect Stamps / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
? [as Phil Ately]
Pencils
Worth Carnahan (signed)
Inks
Worth Carnahan
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

Signed with "WC" monogram in lower right.

[Sir Miles of Lorraine, a young prince who has been robbed of his duchy by his uncle Sir Baldric..."] (Table of Contents: 12)

The Red Knight of the First Crusade / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
C. Winter
Inks
C. Winter
Colors
?
Letters
?

How to Choose a Dog (Table of Contents: 13)

Your Own Page of Pets / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Worth Carnahan (signed)
Inks
Worth Carnahan
Colors
?
Letters
?

Indexer Notes

Signed with "WC" monogram.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 14)

Nick Nelson of the Navy / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
C. Winter
Inks
C. Winter
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The enemy fleet has been reported operating in the South Atlantic waters...

Indexer Notes

Credit given as "by former Lieut U. S. Navy C. Winter."

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 15)

Kingdom of the Moon / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Charles M. Quinlan ?
Inks
Charles M. Quinlan ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
It is the year of 1940 - the world is a seething cauldron of hate and unrest...

Indexer Notes

Looks like Quinlan art but no credit given.

Pirate Gold (Table of Contents: 16)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Worth Carnahan (signed)
Inks
Worth Carnahan
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

Signed with "WC" monogram.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 17) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 18) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 19) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Tornado Tom
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
  3. 2. ["Tom Kenny, an honest hard working young farm hand is caught up by a cyclone..."]
    Tornado Tom
  4. 3. ...Meet an Ornithorhynchus
    Didja Ever
  5. 4. ["High above the din of the metropolis in his pent-house studio..."]
    Mister Q
  6. 5. ["Koroo is a most unusual lion for instead of being tawny in color..."]
    Koroo the Black Lion
  7. 6. ["Unique in the annals of maintaining law and order is a body of men..."]
    Sgt. "Buzz" Sawyer
  8. 7. The Battle of the Milk Cans
    Ted Cameron
  9. 8. ["It looks hopeless for my son, doesn't it, John?]
    King Anthony
  10. 9. A Visitor from Space
  11. 10. ["Guy Newton - a brilliant young scientist, has discovered the amazing secret of mastering- the powerful forces of static electricity in the human body!"]
    Volton the Human Generator
  12. 11. What Use Are Stamps?
    How to Collect Stamps
  13. 12. [Sir Miles of Lorraine, a young prince who has been robbed of his duchy by his uncle Sir Baldric..."]
    The Red Knight of the First Crusade
  14. 13. How to Choose a Dog
    Your Own Page of Pets
  15. 14. ["The enemy fleet has been reported operating in the South Atlantic waters..."]
    Nick Nelson of the Navy
  16. 15. ["It is the year of 1940 - the world is a seething cauldron of hate and unrest..."]
    Kingdom of the Moon
  17. 16. Pirate Gold
  18. 17. ["$50. in Cash Prizes"]
  19. 18. [no title indexed]
  20. 19. [no title indexed]
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Henry Andrews
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Bob Hughes
  • David Wilt
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Michael Hoskin
  • Peter Croome
  • Gregory Fischer
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