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Issue: #1
Published: August 1939, Price: 0.10 USD, Pages: 68, Editing: Ed Cronin
Color: Color Dimensions: Standard Golden Age U.S. Paper Stock: Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior Binding: Saddle-Stitched Publishing Format: Was On-Going Series
Notes: Editor taken from Feature Comics (Quality, 1939 series) #19 (same month). Entire contents copyright 1939 by E. M. Arnold. On sale date from the publication date and volume number found in the Catalog of Copyright Entries, Part 2, Periodicals, New Series, Volume 34, 1939, Number 3. Class B periodical. Copyright number B 419723. Volume number is not listed in the indicia of this comic.
 Comic Contents:
Cover (1 page)
Featuring: Hugh Hazzard and His Iron Man
Credits: Pencils: Ed Cronin ? | Inks: Ed Cronin ?
Genre: Science Fiction
Characters: Bozo The Robot Espionage [Black Ace] (inset) Abdul The Arab (inset) Archie O'Toole (inset) Wings Wendall (inset)

Comic Story (9 pages) The Black Spot
Featuring: Espionage Starring Black Ace
Synopsis: The Black Spot (a political group) takes over Argentina and conquers most of the rest of South America, before Black Ace intervenes.
Credits: Script: Will Eisner [as Will Erwin] (signed) | Pencils: Will Eisner [as Will Erwin] (signed) | Inks: Will Eisner [as Will Ervin] (signed)
Genre: Spy
Characters: Espionage [Black Ace] Colonel Atwater Franklin D. Roosevelt Batu The Black Spot (Villains) Vlamir Koran (Introduction) Mara Hani (Introduction, Dies)

Comic Story (2 pages) The Big Radio Hoax
Featuring: Philpot Veep
Credits: Script: John Devlin | Pencils: John Devlin | Inks: John Devlin
Genre: Detective-mystery
Characters: Philpot Veep (intro) Waldo

Comic Story (1 page) Escape From Devil's Island
Featuring: Exciting Adventures
Credits: Script: Terry Gilkison ? [as Terry] | Pencils: Terry Gilkison ? [as Terry] | Inks: Terry Gilkison ? [as Terry]
Genre: Non-fiction

Comic Story (7 pages) The Murder of Max Gorman
Featuring: Chic Carter
Credits: Script: Vernon Henkel | Pencils: Vernon Henkel (signed) | Inks: Vernon Henkel
Genre: Detective-mystery
Characters: Chic Carter (intro) Monahan, DAILY STAR Editor Gloria Gorman Van Drenn (villain, Intro) Rocco (villain, Intro)

Comic Story (4 pages) The King's Visit
Featuring: Simple Simon
Synopsis: King Julius of Slobodka visits Shickshinny and gets kidnapped
Credits: Script: Ed Conin | Pencils: Ed Cronin (signed) | Inks: Ed Cronin
Genre: Adventure Humor
Characters: Simple Simon King Julius Slaughterhouse

Comic Story (1 page) Mickey Rooney
Featuring: Screen Snapshots
Credits: Script: Bernard Baily (signed) | Pencils: Bernard Baily (signed) | Inks: Bernard Baily (signed)
Genre: Biography
Characters: Mickey Rooney

Comic Story (7 pages) Major Drake Is Missing
Featuring: Wings Wendall
Credits: Script: Vernon Henkel | Pencils: Vernon Henkel | Inks: Vernon Henkel
Genre: Spy
Characters: Wings Wendall (intro) Major Drake Balov (villain)

Comic Story (2 pages) Apple of Invisibility
Featuring: Archie O'Toole
Credits: Script: Will Eisner ? [as Bud Thomas] | Pencils: Will Eisner ? [as Bud Thomas] | Inks: Will Eisner ? [as Bud Thomas]
Genre: Humor Children
Characters: Archie O'Toole Gil O'Teen (Villain)

Comic Story (4 pages) Introducing the Invisible Hood
Featuring: Hooded Justice
Synopsis: The Maharajah of Raas is willing to pay a million dollars for the return of a stolen sacred Indian necklace, and Inspector Blake calls in Kent Thurston because of his knowledge of precious gems. Donning a simple disguise, Thurston uses a gas gun to convince a culprit to cooperate as to the location of this necklace.
Credits: Script: Art Pinajian [as Art Gordon] (signed) | Pencils: Art Pinajian [as Art Gordon] (signed) | Inks: Art Pinajian [as Art Gordon] (signed)
Genre: Superhero
Characters: The Invisible Hood [Kent Thurston] (introduction) Inspector Bill Blake Maharajah Of Raas Peter Robinson Butch (villain) Spike (villain)

Comic Story (6 pages) The Baseball Fixers
Featuring: Clip Chance at Cliffside
Credits: Script: George Brenner | Pencils: George Brenner [as Scott Sheridan] | Inks: George Brenner
Genre: Sports
Characters: Clip Chance Bob Brack Slick (Villain) Butch (Villain)

Comic Story (4 pages) The Ghost Express
Featuring: Captain Cook of Scotland Yard
Credits: Script: Toni Blum ? | Pencils: William A. Smith [as Will Arthur] | Inks: William A. Smith
Genre: Detective-mystery
Characters: Captain Cook Kelly The "Ghost Engineer" (Intro, Villain)

Text Story (2 pages) Mystery At Catalina: Chapter 1
Featuring: Tony Parelli
Credits: Script: Jeffrey Spain | Letters: typeset
Genre: Adventure

Comic Story (1 page) Veron Gomez
Featuring: Sportraits
Credits: Script: Gill Fox | Pencils: Gill Fox (signed) | Inks: Gill Fox (signed)
Genre: Sports
Characters: Vernon Gomez

Comic Story (7 pages) The Treachery of Murdock
Featuring: Abdul the Arab
Credits: Script: Vernon Henkel | Pencils: Vernon Henkel [as VH] (signed) | Inks: Vernon Henkel [as VH] (signed)
Genre: Adventure
Characters: Abdul The Arab (intro) Hassan Ali Bey Col. Simpson Sylvia Simpson Murdock (Villain, Intro, Dies)

Comic Story (7 pages) Iron Monster At Large Again
Featuring: Hugh Hazard and His Iron Man
Synopsis: Mad scientist Von Thorp sends his metal robot on a rampage through the city, leaving the Police at their wits' end, so they call in Hugh Hazzard, who manages to stow away inside the robot. The robot returns to von Thorp's hideout, whom Hazzard manages to capture. Learning that the Police plan a watery grave for the robot, Hazzard rushes in to save it, naming him Bozo the Iron Man, and using him as his new crime-fighting partner.
Credits: Script: George Brenner [as Wayne Reid] (signed) | Pencils: George Brenner [as Wayne Reid] (signed) | Inks: George Brenner [as Wayne Reid] (signed)
Genre: Science Fiction
Characters: Hugh Hazzard Bozo The Robot (introduction, Origin): Commissioner Hunt Inspector Burke Chief Blane Pat Dr. Von Thorp (villain, Introduction)

Advertisement (1 page) Dan And the Gang go to bat with Grips
Featuring: Grips Athletic Club; Beacon Falls Rubber Footwear

Advertisement (1 page) Just Out the Fastest Loading Air Rifle in History
Featuring: Daisy Air Rifles

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