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From the Collection of JVJ. Scans and Edits by Ontology.

4-June-2009 11:09 pm
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Username: jimpage
Comment: This is a great comic! An early post-Superman effort, it illustrates, in the Martan the Marvel Man feature and others, something Jules Feiffer mentioned in his The Great Comic Book Heroes: One panel is a swipe of Raymond, the next of Caniff, and so on. Good scans, too. Thanks!!!
 
 

Issue: #49
Published: March 1940, Price: 0.10 USD, Pages: 68, Editing: Oskar Lebeck; George T. Delacorte, Jr. [as G. T. Delacorte, Jr.] (president); Helen Meyer [as H. Meyer] (vice-president); J. Fred Henry (vice-president); Margarita Delacorte (secretary)
Color: Color Dimensions: Standard Golden Age U.S. Paper Stock: Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior Binding: Saddle-stitched Publishing Format: Was Ongoing Series
Notes: Contents copyright, 1938, 1939 by NEA Service, Inc.; 1940 by Stephen Slesinger; 1940 by R. S. Callender; 1940 by Phillip Lords, Inc.
 Comic Contents:
Cover (1 page)
Featuring: Martan The Marvel Man
Credits: Pencils: Will Ely | Inks: Will Ely | Letters: typeset
Genre: Science Fiction
Characters: Martan The Marvel Man

Advertisement (1 page) Big Prizes and Cash Profits for Boys
Featuring: Crowell-Collier Publishing Co.
Credits: Letters: typeset

Comic Story (1 page)
Featuring: Herky
Synopsis: Granville talks Herky into depositing a dollar in the bank instead of spending it on candy.
Credits: Script: Clyde Lewis | Pencils: Clyde Lewis | Inks: Clyde Lewis
Genre: Humor Children
Characters: Herky J. Granville Gurk Noodles Nelson

Comic Story (6 pages)
Featuring: Gang Busters
Synopsis: G-Man John Winston and his assistants chase the Tri-State Gang to a showdown in Baltimore.
Credits: Script: Jim Chambers | Pencils: Will Ely | Inks: Will Ely
Genre: Crime
Characters: John Winston Pete Baxter Tony Carter Officer Kelly (death) Tri-State Gang [Flo McGuire (villain) George Mayer (villain) Hank Mayer (villain) Joe Cardo (villain) Ray Lowen (villain)]

Comic Story (6 pages)
Featuring: Martan the Marvel Man
Synopsis: Martan and Vana get ready for action as Martians invade Earth.
Credits: Script: G. Ellerbrock (credited) | Pencils: William Kent (credited) | Inks: William Kent (credited)
Genre: Science Fiction
Characters: Martan The Marvel Man Vana

Comic Story (0 pages) New Year's Day
Featuring: This Curious World
Synopsis: Facts about planets and the time it takes them to orbit the sun.
Credits: Script: William Ferguson (signed) | Pencils: William Ferguson (signed) | Inks: William Ferguson (signed) | Letters: William Ferguson ?
Genre: Non-fiction

Advertisement (1 page) Stamp Collecting ads and others
Credits: Letters: typeset

Comic Story (7 pages)
Featuring: The Hurricane Kids
Synopsis: Dave and Alan and their stone age friends Maya and Omu must escape an earthquake and the eruption of a volcano.
Credits: Script: Albert Hartje (credited) | Pencils: Will Ely (credited) | Inks: Will Ely (credited)
Genre: Adventure Science Fiction
Characters: The Hurricane Kids [Alan Burnham Dave Burnham] Maya Omu

Comic Story (1 page)
Featuring: Herky
Credits: Script: Clyde Lewis (credited) | Pencils: Clyde Lewis (credited) | Inks: Clyde Lewis (credited)
Genre: Humor Children
Characters: Herky Lois

Comic Story (1 page)
Featuring: Herky
Credits: Script: Clyde Lewis (credited) | Pencils: Clyde Lewis (credited) | Inks: Clyde Lewis (credited)
Genre: Humor Children
Characters: Herky Noodles Nelson

Comic Story (1 page)
Featuring: Herky
Credits: Script: Clyde Lewis (credited) | Pencils: Clyde Lewis (credited) | Inks: Clyde Lewis (credited)
Genre: Humor Children
Characters: Herky Noodles Nelson Arnold Nelson

Comic Story (1 page)
Featuring: Herky
Credits: Script: Clyde Lewis (credited) | Pencils: Clyde Lewis (credited) | Inks: Clyde Lewis (credited)
Genre: Humor Children
Characters: Herky J. Granville Gurk

Comic Story (6 pages)
Featuring: The Masked Pilot
Synopsis: The Masked Pilot and Tom intercept a hijacked bomber over the jungles of Nicaragua.
Credits: Pencils: Bob Jenney (credited) | Inks: Bob Jenney (credited)
Genre: Adventure Aviation
Characters: The Masked Pilot Tom Spud Rekra (villain) Stephan (villain)

Comic Story (4 pages)
Featuring: Penguin Pete and His Pal Pudgie
Synopsis: Penguin Pete and Pudge hunt alligators.
Credits: Script: Win Smith (signed) | Pencils: Win Smith (signed) | Inks: Win Smith (signed)
Genre: Adventure Anthropomorphic-funny Animals
Characters: Penguin Pete Pudgie

Comic Story (8 pages)
Featuring: Captain Tornado
Synopsis: After landing their rocket on a strange planet, Captain Tornado, Professor Bordani, and his daughter Jane are held captive by a civilized race of people living underground to escape the giant insects which infest the surface of the planet.
Credits: Script: ? [as Kenneth Kennedy] (credited) | Pencils: Newt Alfred | Inks: Newt Alfred
Genre: Science Fiction
Characters: Captain Tornado Professor Bordani Jane Bordani

Comic Story (8 pages) Willy Williams, American Boy, At the Snow Carnival
Featuring: Wally Williams, American Boy
Synopsis: Wally, Gramps, and the gang have adventures while attending the Ski Carnival.
Credits: Script: Victor Boni (credited) | Pencils: Tom Hickey (credited) | Inks: Tom Hickey (credited)
Genre: Sports Teen
Characters: Wally Williams Gramps Williams Arlene Grahame Betty Riley Bart Kelsey Jughead

Comic Story (1 page) Bower-Birds
Featuring: This Curious World
Synopsis: Facts about Bower-birds.
Credits: Script: William Ferguson (signed) | Pencils: William Ferguson (signed) | Inks: William Ferguson (signed) | Letters: William Ferguson ?
Genre: Non-fiction

Advertisement (1 page) Win this Car
Featuring: Boys & Girls Club
Credits: Letters: typeset

Comic Story (6 pages) Moon Mountain Manor
Featuring: 'Ace' Brady Super-Sleuth
Synopsis: Ace and K-16 investigate the strange Dr. Mancho Phyroe, who has a death ray that can kill or revive humans.
Credits: Pencils: Jack Farr | Inks: Jack Farr
Genre: Detective-mystery
Characters: Ace Brady (introduction) K-16 (introduction) Dr. Mancho Phyroe (introduction, Villain) Zorcena (introduction, Villain)

Promo (ad From The Publisher) (1 page) $25.00 Free in Cash Prizes
Credits: Letters: typeset

Comic Story (4 pages)
Featuring: Bronc Peeler
Synopsis: Bronc Peeler is due home at the ranch. Coyote Pete plans to pick him up at the next town over and escort him to the local depot by horseback.
Credits: Script: Fred Harman (credited) | Pencils: Fred Harman (credited) | Inks: Fred Harman (credited)
Genre: Western-frontier
Characters: Bronc Peeler Pete [also As Coyote Pete] Leaping Lena Nellie (a Horse)

Comic Story (4 pages)
Featuring: Shark Egan
Synopsis: A mysterious "Syndicate" threatens Shark Egan and his friends aboard the ship "Hwang-Ho" off the coast of China.
Credits: Pencils: John Donaldson [as J.T.D.] (signed) | Inks: John Donaldson [as J.T.D.] (signed)
Genre: Adventure Historical
Characters: Shark Egan Mary McDermot Kanaka Lew Angkar Captain Mai-ti [formerly As Captain Mai Ti] Ace O'Doul Rear-Admiral Shomi (villain) Koye (villain) The Syndicate (villains)

Advertisement (1 page) Rush Coupon for Mammoth Catalog
Featuring: Johnson Smith & Co.
Credits: Letters: typeset

Advertisement (1 page) Boys! I'll Help You Get a Daisy for Your Birthday
Featuring: Daisy Air Rifles
Credits: Letters: typeset

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