Logged in as: Guest User [ Log in ] [ Register ]
Search:



 
about ]  [ chat ]  [ messageboard / forum ]   [ donate ]   [ faq ]   [ contact us ]

Home > Magazine Enterprises > A-1 Comics > A-1 Comics 001 - Kerry Drake
   We are the best site for downloading FREE public domain Golden Age Comics. All files here have been researched by our staff and users to make sure they are copyright free and in the public domain. To start downloading just register an account and enjoy these great comic books. We do not charge per download and the goal of the project is to archive these comic books online and make them widely available.



Filesize: 52.76 MB
Uploader: Guest User
Downloads: 640
Views: 4552
 
 
This issue is a part of two series. it is also considered Kerry Drake Detective Cases (1944 series, Magazine Enterprises) #nn [1] onward. Per Gary Watson (January 20, 2007), The Kerry Drake no numbered issue seems to be the first issue of this A-1 series as the other no numbered issue appears to match the format of issues #3-10 on the cover.
Issue: #[1]
Published: [circa Nov 1945], Price: 0.10 USD, Pages: 52, Editing:
Color: Color Dimensions: Standard Golden Age U. S. Paper Stock: Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior Binding: Saddle-stitched Publishing Format: Was Ongoing Series
Notes: This issue is listed as part of two series; see also Kerry Drake Detective Cases (Magazine Enterprises, 1944 series). Gary Watson suggests that this issue preceded the other un-numbered A-1 issue as the other matches the cover format of issues #3-10. The date entered in the "On Sale Date" field for the A-1 series is the copyright date derived from the actual Library of Congress copyright documentation (available on www.archive.org). Of the 139 issues of A-1, copyright dates are missing for A-1 #1, 2, 4, 6, 7, 9, 11, 12, 15, 31, 55, 77, 88, 108, 121, 123, 127, 129, 134, and 137. Copyright dates for those missing issues can be extrapolated from surrounding issues. Cover dates with no month can be estimated using the copyright dates. The copyright date for this issue is estimated.
 Comic Contents:
Cover (1 page) Up Against Fingers
Featuring: Kerry Drake Detective
Credits: Pencils: Alfred Andriola
Genre: Detective-mystery
Characters: Kerry Drake Fingers (villain)

Comic Story (26 pages) Up Against Fingers
Featuring: Kerry Drake
Credits: Script: Alfred Andriola | Pencils: Alfred Andriola
Genre: Detective-mystery
Characters: Kerry Drake Sandy Burns Fingers (villain)

Comic Story (7 pages)
Featuring: Johnny Devildog
Credits: Script: Mart Bailey | Pencils: Mart Bailey
Genre: Adventure
Characters: Johnny Devildog

Comic Story (1 page)
Featuring: Rocky the Stone-Age Kid
Credits: Script: Frank Engli | Pencils: Frank Engli
Genre: Humor
Characters: Rocky The Stone-Age Kid

Comic Story (1 page)
Featuring: Rocky the Stone-Age Kid
Credits: Script: Frank Engli | Pencils: Frank Engli
Genre: Humor
Characters: Rocky The Stone-Age Kid

Comic Story (12 pages) Jokeress on the Loose
Featuring: Streamer Kelly
Credits: Script: Jack Ryan | Pencils: Jack Ryan
Genre: Adventure
Characters: Streamer Kelly The Joker (villain, Female)

Comic Story (1 page) FireFax
Featuring: Facts on Firemen Tools
Genre: Non-fiction

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


Home > Magazine Enterprises > A-1 Comics > A-1 Comics 001 - Kerry Drake
Back to Top