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Smash Comics #42 [Apr'43][fiche fills for missing cs]-68pg-c2c -Henry Peters
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Issue: #42
Published: April 1943, Price: 0.10 USD, Pages: 68, Editing: George Brenner
Color: Color Dimensions: Standard Golden Age U.S. Paper Stock: Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior Binding: Saddle-Stitched Publishing Format: Was On-Going Series
Notes: The on-sale date is from the publication date recorded in the Catalog of Copyright Entries, Part 2, Periodicals, 1943, New Series, Vol. 38, No. 2.
 Comic Contents:
Cover (1 page) Midnight: Whoever Dares Solve This Murder Will Die before Morning...
Featuring: Midnight
Genre: Adventure Superhero
Characters: Midnight [Dave Clark] Hot Foot (a Polar Bear) Gabby (a Monkey)

Comic Story (11 pages) Sniffer Snoop
Featuring: Midnight
Synopsis: Sniffer Snoop and Hot Foot show up uninvited because Sniffer thinks Midnight is smart enough to be his assistant. But Doc can't stand him and plots to get rid of him.
Credits: Pencils: Alex Kotzky ? | Inks: Alex Kotzky ?
Genre: Adventure Superhero
Characters: Midnight [Dave Clark] Gabby (a Monkey) Doc Mortimer Wackey Sniffer Snoop (detective, Introduction) Hot Foot (a Polar Bear, Introduction)

Comic Story (4 pages) The Kidnapping of Brenda Banks
Featuring: Lady Luck
Synopsis: Count DeChange is broke and wants to marry Brenda Banks for the money, so he plans to stage a fake fight to appear like a knight in shining armor. However, some crooks kidnap her hoping to cash in on a large ransom from the Count. Although she is caught without her mask and costume, she fools her captors into thinking that Lady Luck has snuck into their lair. As the Police take her battered quarry away, Lady Luck leaves a new calling card behind: the ace of diamonds.
Credits: Script: Klaus Nordling (signed) | Pencils: Klaus Nordling (signed) | Inks: Klaus Nordling (signed)
Genre: Superhero
Characters: Lady Luck [Brenda Banks] Count DeChange [Count DiChange] Mr. Fatning

Comic Story (8 pages) Dead Pigeons Tell No Tales!
Synopsis: Black X meets a clever and ruthless antagonist inside his own front lines.
Genre: Spy
Characters: Black X Batu General Strickland Colonel Winton (villain)

Comic Story (1 page)
Featuring: Archie O'Toole
Credits: Pencils: Bernard Dibble | Inks: Bernard Dibble
Genre: Humor Children

Comic Story (7 pages) Here Lies the Marksman
Featuring: The Marksman
Synopsis: The Nazis have reported The Marksman for dead, and are up to some new dirty tricks.
Credits: Pencils: Fred Guardineer | Inks: Fred Guardineer
Genre: Superhero
Characters: The Marksman Baron Povalski, Aka Major Hurtz] Vorka Major Grummel (villain)

Comic Story (8 pages)
Featuring: Rookie Rankin
Synopsis: A daring carnival murderer pitted against Rookie Rankin.
Credits: Pencils: Witmer Williams
Genre: Detective-mystery
Characters: Rookie Rankin Sam Seift The Tattooed Man;

Comic Story (8 pages)
Featuring: Yankee Eagle
Synopsis: Larry is a stuntman on a set filming action scenes in the land of the Khan.
Credits: Pencils: Al Gabriele (signed) | Inks: Al Gabriele (signed)
Genre: Adventure
Characters: Yankee Eagle [Larry Noble] The Khan

Text Story (2 pages) Madagascar Interlude
Featuring: Jimmy Christian
Credits: Letters: typeset
Genre: Adventure
Characters: Jimmy Christian Toby Sanders Agut (native Trailer)

Comic Story (1 page)
Featuring: Wun Cloo
Credits: Pencils: Jack Cole | Inks: Jack Cole
Genre: Humor Detective-mystery
Characters: Wun Cloo (detective)

Comic Story (5 pages)
Featuring: Daffy and Deke
Credits: Script: Gill Fox ?
Genre: Humor Sports
Characters: Daffy Dill Deke Parsons

Comic Story (7 pages)
Synopsis: Lady Satan deduces the dual identity of Chuck Lane and attempts to blackmail him into helping her commit crimes. At first he pretends to go along with her scheme but fools her in the end.
Genre: Superhero
Characters: The Jester [Chuck Lane] Detective Hustace McGinty Lady Satan (villain)

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