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Choice Comics 001 (diff ver.)

Scanner: rangerhouse
Edits: Movielover
From the Phil Barnhart Collection (with much thanks)
Issue: #1
Published: December 1941, Price: 0.10 USD (U.S.A. and Canada); 0.15 USD (Foreign Countries), Pages: 68, Editing:
Color: Color Dimensions: Standard Golden Age U. S. Paper Stock: Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior Binding: Saddle-stitched Publishing Format:
Notes: Indicia (from goldenagecomics.co.uk): Choice Comics, Vol. 1, No. 1, December, 1941. Published bi-monthly by Great Comics Publications, Inc., 220 West 42nd St., New York City. Entire contents Copyrighted, 1941 by Great Comics Publications, Inc. Yearly Subscription in the U. S. A. and Canada $1.50; Foreign $2.10. Single copies 10 cents in the U. S. A. and Canada; 15 cents in Foreign Countries. The publisher accepts no responsibility for unsolicited material. Distributed By American News Company Printed in U. S. A.
 Comic Contents:
Cover (1 page)
Featuring: Kangaroo Man
Credits: Pencils: Chuck Winter | Inks: Chuck Winter
Genre: Adventure
Characters: Kangaroo Man [Jack Brian] Bingo

Comic Story (7 pages) The Origin of Kangaroo Man
Featuring: Kangaroo Man With Bingo The Amazing Kangaroo
Synopsis: Professor Stanford calls Jack back from Australia to help break up a ring of enemy agents who are sabotaging American defenses.
Credits: Script: S. M. Iger (signed) | Pencils: Chuck Winter [as Chuck Winters] (signed) | Inks: Chuck Winter [as Chuck Winters] (signed)
Genre: Adventure
Characters: Kangaroo Man [Jack Brian] (introduction) Bingo (his Kangaroo, Introduction) Professor Stanford (of Tech Institute, Introduction) Unnamed Enemy Agents (villains, Introduction For All)

Comic Story (7 pages) Prince of Pirates, Jean Lafitte
Credits: Pencils: Pagsilang Isip ? | Inks: Pagsilang Isip ?
Genre: Non-fiction
Characters: Jean Lafitte

Comic Story (6 pages) The Huda-Wazi War
Featuring: Zomba
Characters: Zomba (introduction)

Comic Story (6 pages) Episode One
Featuring: G-Men Vs. Crime
Genre: Crime

Comic Story (5 pages) The CCC Camp Mystery
Featuring: Atlas the Mighty
Credits: Script: ? [as Paul Powers] (signed) | Pencils: ? [as Paul Powers] (signed) | Inks: ? [as Paul Powers] (signed)
Characters: Atlas (introduction)

Comic Story (3 pages) Fight for Freedom in Holland
Credits: Pencils: Chuck Winters | Inks: Chuck Winters
Genre: Non-fiction

Comic Story (6 pages) Origin of the Secret Circle
Featuring: Secret Circle
Credits: Pencils: Mort Leav [as G. Edgar Horner] (signed) | Inks: ? [as G. Edgar Horner] (signed)
Characters: Secret Circle [Jim Storm Larry Storm Mac Storm] (introduction And Origin)

Comic Story (1 page) Nathan Hale
Featuring: Men of Courage
Credits: Pencils: Alex Blum | Inks: Alex Blum
Genre: Non-fiction
Characters: Nathan Hale

Comic Story (8 pages) The Coming of Fire-Eater
Featuring: Fire-Eater
Synopsis: A known arsonist is out to get Fire-Eater and plants a nitroglycerin capsule in his stage kit that will blow the hero up when he swallows it.
Credits: Script: Art Saaf [as Wood Byrns] (signed) | Pencils: Art Saaf | Inks: Art Saaf
Genre: Superhero
Characters: Fire-Eater [Mike O'Malley] (introduction) Louise Peters (a Nurse, O'Malley's Girl Friend, Introduction) Dr. Nagel (villain, Boss Of Gang, Introduction) Dr. Nagel's Gang [Smoky Karsh (arsonist) Ludwig Other Unnamed (death)] (villains, Introduction For All)

Cartoon (1 page)
Featuring: Laffin Gas Section
Credits: Script: ? [as Bill Laffin] (signed) | Pencils: ? [as Bill Laffin] (signed) | Inks: ? [as Bill Laffin] (signed)

Comic Story (1 page)
Featuring: Romeo Rutt
Credits: Pencils: ? [as Heza Swain] (signed) | Inks: ? [as Heza Swain] (signed)

Comic Story (2 pages)
Featuring: Petey and His Pals
Credits: Script: ? [as Jerry] (signed) | Pencils: ? [as Dic] (signed) | Inks: ? [as Dic] (signed)

Comic Story (2 pages)
Featuring: Suzy and Sam
Credits: Pencils: Sy Reit ? | Inks: Sy Reit ?

Cartoon (1 page)
Featuring: Choice Classroom Boners
Genre: Humor

Comic Story (0 pages)
Featuring: Gilda Gay
Credits: Script: ? [as Mary Ann] (signed) | Pencils: ? [as Mary Ann] (signed) | Inks: ? [as Mary Ann] (signed)
Genre: Humor

Promo (ad From The Publisher) (1 page) Boys and Girls!
Featuring: Colonel Choice

Comic Story (2 pages)
Featuring: Private Wire
Credits: Pencils: ? [as Corp Scally] (signed) | Inks: ? [as Corp Scally] (signed)
Genre: Humor

Comic Story (2 pages) The Underweight Champ
Featuring: Haff Nelson
Credits: Pencils: Sy Reit [as Ton O. Brix] (signed) | Inks: Sy Reit [as Ton O. Brix] (signed)

Comic Story (1 page)
Featuring: Hot Foot
Credits: Pencils: ? [as Joy Ride] (signed) | Inks: ? [as Joy Ride] (signed)

Activity (1 page)
Featuring: Chimpsey's Picture Puzzle
Credits: Pencils: Richard Ryan ? | Inks: Richard Ryan ? | Letters: typeset

Comic Story (1 page)
Featuring: Chimpsey
Credits: Script: Richard Ryan | Pencils: Richard Ryan [as Dic] (signed) | Inks: Richard Ryan [as Dic] (signed)

Activity (1 page)
Featuring: Simplescience by Prof. Wotanoodle
Credits: Script: Richard Ryan ? | Pencils: Richard Ryan | Inks: Richard Ryan | Letters: typeset

Comic Story (1 page)
Featuring: Little Terror
Credits: Script: Richard Ryan | Pencils: Richard Ryan [as Dic] (signed) | Inks: Richard Ryan [as Dic] (signed)

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