([1951?])

Streamline, 1951? Series
Published in English (United Kingdom) United Kingdom
 
Price
2'6 [0-2-6 GBP]
Pages
68
On-sale Date
1951 ?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
The United Anglo-American Book Co., Ltd.
Color
Colour cover and interior covers; interior pages two colour
Dimensions
9 1/2" x 7 3/8"
Binding
Squarebound
Publishing Format
One-shot

Issue Notes

Format: squarebound; exterior and interior covers are in full color. Interior is made up of four 16-page two-color sections, each printed in black, white and one color. In the first section the added color is red, the second green, the third yellow, and the fourth orange. All reprints as indicated. 7 3/8" x 9 1/2".

Stories in the only issue come from US comics dated between December 1949 and December 1950. UK publication date unknown, estimated to be between circa 1951.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Wambi / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Henry Kiefer
Inks
Henry Kiefer
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
jungle
Characters
Wambi
Reprints

Alpha the Slave Pirate (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Jack Oleck
Pencils
Mike Suchorsky
Inks
Mike Suchorsky
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
It was a time when the colorful galleys of the mighty Roman Empire plied the seas
Genre
historical
Characters
Alpha (galley slave); Gaius; Tribune Cincanus; Demos (galley slave)
Synopsis
After a storm wrecks the galley, Alpha and the other slaves fight their way to freedom.
Reprints

Captain Roberts Boy Pirate (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
John Small
Inks
John Small
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The pirates called Captain Bartholomew Roberts a "Sea artist"
Characters
Bartholomew Roberts
Synopsis
Young Bartholomew Roberts mistakenly joins a pirate crew, and eventually becomes a notorious and successful pirate himself.
Reprints

Paradise Valley (Table of Contents: 3)

Dusty Ballew / comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script
Irving Werstein?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Dusty Ballew; Gumption Jones
Reprints

Apache Ambush (Table of Contents: 4)

Black Bull / comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
John Severin [as Severin] (signed)
Inks
Bill Elder [as Elder] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Black Bull
Reprints

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

Wambi Jungle Boy / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
? [as Roy L. Smith]
Pencils
Henry Kiefer
Inks
Henry Kiefer
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The blood-tingling rhythm of the booming tom-toms proudly proclaimed the return of the mighty hunters of the Awandi tribe --
Genre
jungle
Characters
Wambi; Togar (leopard); Awandis (African tribe); Tawn; Ogg; Lekko (leopard); Pyraa (parrot)
Synopsis
Wambi attempts to befriend a lost hunting leopard and helps it escape from Lekko and his tribe. Later, Wambi hurts his ankle and is menaced by the leopards. The hunting leopard comes to his aid and kills Lekko, becoming the king of the leopards.
Reprints
Keywords
fishing nets; hunting leopards; jullah pears; mandrills; waterfalls

Poetry on a Cash Basis (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
Dan Zolnerowich
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
?

Genre
crime
Characters
Dan Cobalt; Merle Johnson; Mr. Rogers; Walter Crane; Mrs. Midston; Joe; Mike
Synopsis
A man is committing robberies and leaving taunting poems at the scenes of the crimes.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.

Under the Robe (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Lawrence Dressler
Inks
Lawrence Dressler
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
?

Genre
crime; historical
Characters
Alessi Corsi; Dono Corsi; Michael Botello
Synopsis
A jewel merchant tries to take some valuable jewels to Florence disguised as a troubadour.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.

The Lucky Grave Stone (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
?

Genre
crime
Reprints

Judgement in the Sun (Table of Contents: 9)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bill Fraccio
Inks
Bill Fraccio
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
?

Genre
western-frontier
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Art credits from JVJ index card.

Editing
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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Wambi
  2. 1. Alpha the Slave Pirate
  3. 2. Captain Roberts Boy Pirate
  4. 3. Paradise Valley
    Dusty Ballew
  5. 4. Apache Ambush
    Black Bull
  6. 5. ["The blood-tingling rhythm of the booming tom-toms proudly proclaimed the return of the mighty hunters of the Awandi tribe --"]
    Wambi Jungle Boy
  7. 6. Poetry on a Cash Basis
  8. 7. Under the Robe
  9. 8. The Lucky Grave Stone
  10. 9. Judgement in the Sun
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