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Smash Comics #26 [Sep'41]-68pg-c2c -Henry Peters scans
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23-September-2013 7:54 pm
Username: CharlieRock
Comment: Stories featuring The Ray, Midnight, Archie O'Toole (one pager), The Jester, The Invisible Hood, The Purple Trio, Black X, Wun Cloo the Defective Detective, Wildfire, Wings Wendall the Ace pilot, a 2-page text adventure, Rookie Rankin, and finally Bozo the Robot. Not many ads, but they are there. Scan itself was good overall. Thank you.

Issue: #26
Published: September 1941, 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: Ed Cronin listed as editor in Police #2 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. 4.
 Comic Contents:
Cover (1 page)
Featuring: Bozo the Robot
Credits: Pencils: Gill Fox | Inks: Gill Fox
Genre: Science Fiction
Characters: Bozo The Robot The Ray [Happy Terrill] (inset) Espionage [Black X] (inset) Midnight [Dave Clark] (inset) Wings Wendall (inset)

Comic Story (9 pages) Cyanide and Sabotage
Featuring: The Ray
Synopsis: The Ray shows great concern for keeping young Bud out of harm's way after the lad witnesses a shooting. However, Bud places himself in danger afterwards when he seeks out the help from the Secret Service.
Credits: Pencils: Reed Crandall | Inks: Reed Crandall
Genre: Superhero
Characters: The Ray [Happy Terrill] Bud Alan Hale (death)

Comic Story (6 pages) The Oil Well Murder
Featuring: Midnight
Credits: Script: Jack Cole (signed) | Pencils: Jack Cole (signed) | Inks: Jack Cole (signed) | Letters: Jack Cole
Genre: Adventure Superhero
Characters: Midnight [Dave Clark] Doc Mortimer Wackey Gabby Hobbs, Chad, Butch J. A. Carlson

Comic Story (1 page) Smoking Will Stunt Your Growth
Featuring: Archie O'Toole
Credits: Script: John Devlin | Pencils: John Devlin | Inks: John Devlin
Genre: Humor Children

Comic Story (5 pages)
Featuring: The Jester
Synopsis: Chuck decides to adopt the dog of one of his ex-foes.
Credits: Script: Paul Gustavson | Pencils: Paul Gustavson | Inks: Paul Gustavson | Letters: Paul Gustavson
Genre: Superhero
Characters: The Jester [Chuck Lane] Terry Mills Mr. Mills Inspector Mulligan Scrapper (Lane's Dog, Introduction)

Comic Story (5 pages)
Featuring: Invisible Justice
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] Zergon Professor Saxon, Miss Saxon

Comic Story (5 pages)
Featuring: The Purple Trio
Credits: Pencils: Alex Blum [as S. M. Regi] (signed) | Inks: Alex Blum [as S. M. Regi] (signed)
Genre: Adventure
Characters: The Purple Trio [Warren Tiny Todd Rocky Hill] Angela Baker (Dave's Date) Curly (villain, Introduction) Un-named Members Of Curly's Gang (villains, Introduction For All)

Comic Story (6 pages)
Featuring: Espionage Starring Black X
Credits: Script: Lane French [as Erwin] (signed) | Pencils: Witmer Williams | Inks: Witmer Williams
Genre: Spy
Characters: Espionage [Black X] Batu Colonel Atwater Franz Wenzel Madam Doom (villain) Fritz (villain)

Comic Story (1 page)
Featuring: Wun Cloo
Credits: Pencils: Jack Cole [as Ralph Johns] (signed) | Inks: Jack Cole [as Ralph Johns] (signed) | Letters: Jack Cole
Genre: Humor Detective-mystery

Comic Story (5 pages) The Midville Orphanage Murder
Featuring: Wildfire
Synopsis: Silas Raddo runs the Midville Orphanage and decides that if he could get rid of the kids he could pocket the endowment money. Therefore he plans a holiday excursion for the kids aboard a ship that he has rigged to go down in flames. Wildfire saves the kids and then dishes out deadly justice, throwing Raddo into a furnace and blowing up the small boat with his henchmen in it.
Credits: Script: Robert Turner (signed) | Pencils: Jim Mooney (signed) | Inks: Jim Mooney (signed)
Genre: Superhero
Characters: Wildfire [Carol Vance Martin] Silas Raddo (villain, Death)

Comic Story (6 pages)
Featuring: Wings Wendall
Credits: Script: Vernon Henkel (signed) | Pencils: Vernon Henkel (signed) | Inks: Vernon Henkel (signed)
Genre: Aviation
Characters: Wings Wendall Anton Schreck, Karlo Pete Phillips Mary Phillips

Text Story (2 pages) Jimmy Solves the Hex
Featuring: Jimmy Christian
Credits: Script: Robert M. Hyatt | Letters: typeset
Genre: Adventure
Characters: Jimmy Christian

Comic Story (6 pages) The Daily Star Shakedown
Featuring: Rookie Rankin
Credits: Pencils: Arthur Peddy [as Kenneth Julian] | Inks: Arthur Peddy
Genre: Detective-mystery
Characters: Rookie Rankin Rita Ma Rankin

Comic Story (7 pages)
Featuring: Bozo the Robot
Synopsis: The evil Topoff and his oriental henchman, Toto, are pursued by Hazzard and Bozo after Toto murders the district attorney using a mystical crucible that allows Topoff to appear and vanish at will.
Credits: Script: George Brenner ? | Pencils: George Brenner [as Wayne Reid] (signed) | Inks: George Brenner [as Wayne Reid] (signed)
Genre: Science Fiction
Characters: Hugh Hazzard Bozo The Robot Akim Topoff (villain, Death) Toto (villain)

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