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America's Best Comics 027 (Nedor - Aug 1948) (52p c2c) (JVJ-Ont scans)
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Issue: #27
Published: August 1948, Price: 0.10 USD, Pages: 52, Editing: Ned Pines
Color: Color Dimensions: Standard Golden Age US Paper Stock: Newsprint Binding: Saddle-stitched Publishing Format: Was Ongoing
Notes: Copyright information was found in the Library of Congress online archive for this issue. The copyright date is listed as June 8th 1948. The cover date is listed as August 1948.
 Comic Contents:
Cover (1 page)
Featuring: Black Terror; Miss Masque
Credits: Pencils: Alex Schomburg [as Schomburg] (signed) | Inks: Alex Schomburg [as Schomburg] (signed)

Comic Story (11 pages) The Quiz Crime
Featuring: Black Terror
Synopsis: Bob and Tim fail to answer questions correctly on a quiz show, and the penalty is to have to don fake Terror Twin costume and halt a fake kidnapping of a child movie star. Real thugs intercept the mock criminals, and the drama becomes more real than the watchers of the quiz show imagine.
Credits: Pencils: Jerry Robinson (signed) | Inks: Mort Meskin (signed)
Characters: Black Terror (Bob Benton) Tim Roland Slim Ruffo (villain Intro) Freddy Hooper (intro Child Movie Star)

Comic Story (10 pages) Death Stalks at Night
Featuring: Miss Masque
Synopsis: Diana Adams is invited to a party at the home of wealthy industrialist John Holder by Holder's nephews John and Rod. Holder confides to his lawyer that he has a scheme to determine who shall inherit his wealth, Rod or John. The scheme involves faking his death to find who grieves for him. When the scheme goes forward, Holder is truly dead, and Miss Masque must uncover the culprit.
Characters: Miss Masque (Diana Adams);John Holder (introduction Death)

Text Story (2 pages) The Mystery of the Larsen Twins
Featuring: Rod McLeod
Credits: Script: ? [as Charles Stewart] | Pencils: John Celardo (illustration) | Inks: John Celardo (illustration) | Colours: ? (illustration) | Letters: typeset
Characters: Rod McLeod

Comic Story (11 pages) Jungle Jitters
Featuring: Commando Cubs
Credits: Script: Richard Hughes | Pencils: Lin Streeter
Characters: Commando Cubs

Comic Story (1 page)
Featuring: Zippie
Credits: Script: Al Hartley | Pencils: Al Hartley (signed) | Inks: Al Hartley (signed)
Genre: Humor
Characters: Zippie

Text Story (1 page) The Rainy Road
Credits: Script: Frank Roslyn | Pencils: Dan Loprino (illustration) | Inks: Dan Loprino (illustration) | Colours: ? (illustration) | Letters: typeset

Comic Story (10 pages) The Hot Breath of Death
Featuring: Doc Strange
Credits: Pencils: Ralph Mayo (splash panel); Ed Moritz (rest of story)
Characters: Doc Strange

Comic Story (1 page)
Featuring: Little Legends
Synopsis: a reinterpretation of the Boy Who Cried Wolf
Credits: Script: Jules Steiner | Pencils: Jules Steiner (signed) | Inks: Jules Steiner (signed)

  The data in the above section is courtesy of the Grand Comics Database™ under a Creative Commons Attribution License.

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