Derby Publishing

1948 - 1952
Country:
Canada
Indicia / Colophon Publishers:
1
Brand Emblems in Use:
2

Total Number of Series:
24
Total Number of Issues:
63
Show Covers by Month:
using on-sale date or using publication date
Notes:
Canadian publisher primarily reprinting American comic books, especially from Fawcett.

There is some confusion over who reprinted Prize comics in Canada. It may be Derby or it may be Publications Services Limited. Or they may have reprinted Prize comics at different times.

Addresses
circa 1948: 424 Wellington Street West, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
circa 1950: 347A Yonge Street, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
later in 1950: 424 Wellington Street West, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

It's unknown if the publisher had two different addresses, or moved back to Wellington after being on Yonge.
Series Year # Issues Covers Published
Abbott and Costello [m] 1950 3 issues (0 indexed) Have 2 (Need 1) [circa March 1950] - [circa November 1950]
Best Variety Comics [m] 1952 1 issues (0 indexed) Gallery 1952
Black Magic [m] 1950 1 issues (0 indexed) Gallery [circa November 1950]
Captain Marvel Jr. [m] 1950 5 issues (0 indexed) Have 5 (Need 1) 1950 - [circa July 1950]
Captain Science [m] 1951 1 issues (0 indexed) Gallery [circa March 1951]
Claire Voyant [m] 1948 1 issues (0 indexed) Gallery [circa 1948]
Flyin' Jenny [m] 1946 1 issues (0 indexed) Gallery 1946 ?
Gabby Hayes Western [m] 1950 1 issues (0 indexed) Gallery September 1950
Indian Fighter [m] 1949 1 issues (0 indexed) Gallery 1949 ?
Lone Rider [m] 1951 1 issues (0 indexed) Have 1 (Need 1) April 1951
Marvel Family [m] 1950 6 issues (0 indexed) Gallery [circa Spring 1950] - [circa September 1950]
Master Comics [m] 1950 5 issues (1 indexed) Have 5 (Need 1) 1950 - October 1950
Motion Picture Comics [m] 1952 1 issues (0 indexed) Gallery 1952 ?
My Experience [m] 1949 1 issues (0 indexed) Gallery 1949
Outlaws [m] 1949 1 issues (0 indexed) Gallery 1949
Powder River Rustlers [m] 1950 1 issues (0 indexed) Gallery 1950
Roundup [m] 1948 4 issues (0 indexed) Have 4 (Need 2) [circa November 1948] - 1949
Seven Seas [m] 1948 1 issues (0 indexed) Gallery [circa 1948]
Tex Farrell [m] 1949 1 issues (0 indexed) Gallery 1949
Texan [m] 1950 6 issues (0 indexed) Have 5 (Need 1) circa March 1, 1950 - [circa November 1950]
Western Love [m] 1950 1 issues (0 indexed) Gallery [circa April 1950]
Whiz Comics [m] 1949 8 issues (2 indexed) Have 7 (Need 1) [circa November 1949] - 1951 ?
Young Love [m] 1950 2 issues (0 indexed) Gallery 1950 - [circa June 1950]
Young Romance [m] 1948 9 issues (0 indexed) Gallery [circa April 1948] - [circa November 1949]