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Volume: #7, Issue: #1 (19)
Published: August 1941, Price: 0.10 USD, Pages: 68, Editing: Ned Pines [as N. L. Pines] (president)
Color: Color Dimensions: Standard Golden Age US Paper Stock: Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior Binding: Saddle-stitched Publishing Format: Was Ongoing Series
Notes: Some info verified using a DCM scan (http://digitalcomicmuseum.com/) The on-sale date is from the publication date recorded in the Catalog of Copyright Entries, Part 2, Periodicals, 1941, New Series, Vol. 36, No. 3.
 Comic Contents:
Cover (1 page)
Featuring: Doc Strange
Genre: Superhero
Characters: Doc Strange [Dr. Thomas Hugo Strange] The American Crusader [Professor Archie Masters] (inset) Nazis

Promo (ad From The Publisher) (1 page) Don't Miss... Captain Future!
Featuring: Captain Future; Startling Comics
Credits: Pencils: Kin Platt [as Kin] (signed) | Inks: Kin Platt [as Kin] (signed)
Genre: Superhero
Characters: Captain Future [Curt Newton]

Comic Story (14 pages) Baron Krasna Strikes
Featuring: Doc Strange, Espionage Fighter
Credits: Pencils: Kin Platt ? | Inks: Kin Platt ?
Genre: Superhero
Characters: Doc Strange [Dr. Thomas Hugo Strange] Virginia Thomson Baron Krasna (villain, Introduction, Death)

Comic Story (18 pages) Origin of the American Crusader
Featuring: The American Crusader, Defender Of Democracy
Synopsis: Delighted that he has discovered a new planet near Uranus, Professor Masters rushes off to tell Professor Scott and accidently enters a test chamber of Scott's atom smasher, and, as a result, has his entire atomic structure rearranged, giving him unlimited powers. He needs them for he must battle an ex-Nazi officer and his gang of traitors who intend to destroy democracy in the United States.
Credits: Pencils: Max Plaisted | Inks: Max Plaisted
Genre: Superhero
Characters: The American Crusader [Professor Archie Masters] (introduction, Origin) Jane Peters (Master's Secretary, Introduction) Professor Scott (physicist, Introduction) Doug (G-Man, Introduction) Lola (Doug's Fiancee, Introduction) Un-named Criminal Boss (villain, Introduction) The Boss' Gang [Augie Rest Un-named] (villains, Introduction For All) Kruz (villain, Ex-Senator, Introduction) Scarface Nick Polazi (villain, Gangster, Introduction) General Oyster (villain, Ex-Nazi Officer, Introduction)

Comic Story (8 pages) The Baseball Signal Scam
Featuring: Dan Duffy, College Athlete
Credits: Pencils: Kin Platt ? | Inks: Kin Platt ?
Genre: Crime Sports
Characters: Dan Duffy

Text Story (1 page) Message to the Sheriff
Credits: Script: Jackson Cole | Letters: typeset
Genre: Western-frontier
Characters: Zack Luden Tommy Luden (his Grandson)

Comic Story (8 pages) The Magic Grail of Gwyllyn
Featuring: The Ghost
Synopsis: The Ghost and Betty go back to 1st Century Wales to prevent the evil Fenton from getting his hands upon the Grail.
Credits: Pencils: August Froehlich | Inks: August Froehlich
Genre: Superhero
Characters: The Ghost [George Chance] Betty Un-named Yogi Master Fenton (villain) Stahl (villain)

Letters Page (1 page) Meet The Crusader!
Featuring: Chats with the Editor
Credits: Letters: typeset

Comic Story (7 pages) The Kidnapping of Dr. Ryan
Featuring: The Lone Eagle
Synopsis: The Lone Eagle plans a ruse to get the real Dr. Ryan safely to England with his odorless gas invention, but Nazi agents capture the scientist in his lab before he is scheduled to leave.
Credits: Pencils: Elmer Wexler | Inks: Elmer Wexler
Genre: Aviation War
Characters: The Lone Eagle Dr. Ryan (gas Expert) Dr. Ryan Imposter (death) Nazi Agents [Kees Others Un-named](villains, Some Die)

Comic Story (7 pages) Claude Mowbry's Train Robbery
Featuring: The Rio Kid
Genre: Western-frontier
Characters: Rio Kid Claude Mowbry (villain)

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