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Jumbo_Comics_#003 [Nov'38]-c2c -Soothsayr+Yoc.cbz
DCM is immensely proud to present Jumbo Comics #1 to 8!
New, paper scans of these very important, early GA comics from the Eisner & Iger shop.
Our thanks especially to Soothsayr for his scans!
To read a Specially written introduction by Edward 'Josh' Petrie to these books click on the SPECIAL INTRODUCTION LINK above.


13-November-2015 1:47 am
Username: rangerhouse
Comment: Thanks to all involved. It makes me believe we can get every comic scanned.
14-November-2015 2:56 am
Username: ernesto_hombre
Comment: Amen to that-wonderful work!

Issue: #3
Published: November 1938, Price: 0.10 USD, Pages: 68, Editing: Malcolm Reiss (editor); Will Eisner [as William E. Eisner] (art director); S. M. Iger (feature editor)
Color: Black And White (#1-8); Color (#9 Onwards) Dimensions: Tabloid:10.5 X 14 1/2 (#1-8); 8.5 X 10.5 Inches (#9); Standard Golden Age U.S. (#10 Onwards) Paper Stock: Newsprint Binding: Saddle-Stitched Publishing Format: Was Ongoing Series
Notes: Black & White; oversized (10½" x 14½")
 Comic Contents:
Cover (1 page)
Featuring: Joe Penner
Credits: Pencils: Will Eisner | Inks: Will Eisner
Genre: Humor
Characters: Joe Penner (from The RKO Campus Comedy Movie "Mr. Doodle Kicks Off") Sheena (feature Panel) ZX-5 (feature Panel) The Count Of Monte Cristo (feature Panel) Pee Wee (cameo Panel) The Hawk (cameo Panel) Bobby (cameo Panel) Uncle Otto (cameo Panel)

Comic Story (4 pages)
Featuring: Peter Pupp
Synopsis: Trip to the Moon, Part 3. Peter buys a secret formula to grow hair from a barber on another planet.
Credits: Script: Bob Kane (signed) | Pencils: Bob Kane (signed) | Inks: Bob Kane (signed)
Genre: Adventure Anthropomorphic-funny Animals
Characters: Peter Pupp Buddah The Genie Tiny Mite

Comic Story (2 pages)
Featuring: Bobby
Synopsis: Bobby In Hollywood: Part 3
Credits: Script: S. M. Iger (signed) | Pencils: S. M. Iger (signed) | Inks: S. M. Iger (signed)
Genre: Humor
Characters: Eddie Cantor Bobby Teeny Mr. De Flicker

Comic Story (4 pages)
Featuring: Hawks of the Seas
Credits: Script: Will EIsner [as Willis B. Rensie] | Pencils: Will Eisner | Inks: Will Eisner
Genre: Historical
Characters: Hawks Of The Seas Merrystone (villain) Claw Carlos (intro) Sagua Governor Lathrop

Comic Story (1 page)
Featuring: Heroes of Sport
Credits: Script: ? [as Tom Swift] | Pencils: Will Eisner [as Erwin] | Inks: Will Eisner [as Erwin]
Genre: Non-fiction Sports
Characters: Jake Kilrain Babe Ruth Bill Tilden Kitty Rawls, Primo Carnera

Comic Story (1 page) The Flying Auto
Featuring: Modern 'Planes and Model Building
Credits: Script: Les Marshall | Pencils: Les Marshall | Inks: Les Marshall

Comic Story (1 page)
Featuring: Uncle Otto
Credits: Script: Will Eisner | Pencils: Will Eisner [as Carl Heck] | Inks: Will Eisner [as Carl Heck]
Genre: Humor

Comic Story (5 pages)
Featuring: Spencer Steel
Synopsis: The Man Who Lived Twice: Part 3
Credits: Pencils: ? [as Dennis Colebrook] (signed) | Inks: ? [as Dennis Colebrook] (signed)
Genre: Detective-mystery
Characters: Spencer Steele Lucky Lucifer (villain)

Text Story (1 page) Revenge Ride
Credits: Script: ? [as Hap' Casey] | Letters: Typeset
Genre: Western-frontier

Comic Story (1 page)
Featuring: Pee Wee
Credits: Script: S. M. Iger (signed) | Pencils: S. M. Iger (signed) | Inks: S. M. Iger (signed)
Genre: Humor Children

Comic Story (1 page)
Featuring: Gilda Gay
Credits: Script: Bernard Baily? | Pencils: Bernard Baily (signed) | Inks: Bernard Baily (signed)
Genre: Humor
Characters: Gilda Gay - The Modern Girl

Cartoon (1 page)
Featuring: Jest Laffs
Credits: Script: Bob Kane | Pencils: Bob Kane | Inks: Bob Kane
Genre: Humor

Comic Story (4 pages)
Featuring: Hunchback of Notre Dame
Synopsis: Part three.
Credits: Pencils: Dick Briefer (signed) | Inks: Dick Briefer (signed)
Genre: Adventure

Comic Story (4 pages)
Featuring: Sheena
Credits: Script: ? [as W. Morgan Thomas] | Pencils: Mort Meskin (signed) | Inks: Mort Meskin (signed)
Genre: Jungle
Characters: Sheena Bob Reynolds Bat Morgan (villain) Prof. Van Dyke

Comic Story (4 pages) Mr. Doodle Kicks Off
Featuring: Joe Penner

Comic Story (4 pages) The Law of the Bat (Part 1)
Featuring: Inspector Dayton
Credits: Script: S. M. Iger? [as George Thatcher] | Pencils: Will Eisner? [as George Thatcher] | Inks: Eisner & Iger Shop
Genre: Adventure Detective-mystery
Characters: Inspector Dayton Col. Case (first Appearance Villain)

Comic Story (4 pages)
Featuring: The Diary of Dr. Heyward
Synopsis: Hayward reverses Kromo's mind transfer.
Credits: Pencils: Jack Kirby [as Curt Davis] (signed) | Inks: Jack Kirby [as Curt Davis] (signed)
Genre: Adventure
Characters: Dr. Heyward Stuart Taylor Lora Lake Mr. Eternity Kromo (villain)

Comic Story (4 pages)
Featuring: The Count of Monte Cristo
Credits: Pencils: Lou Fine [as Jack Cortez] | Inks: Lou Fine [as Jack Cortez]
Characters: Edmond Dantes Villefort Mercedes

Cartoon (1 page)
Featuring: Jest For Fun
Credits: Script: Bob Kane (signed) | Pencils: Bob Kane (signed) | Inks: Bob Kane (signed)
Genre: Humor

Text Story (2 pages) Jungle Boy
Featuring: Ken Hammond
Credits: Script: ? [as Linton Davies] | Pencils: Lou Fine (signed) | Inks: Lou Fine (signed) | Letters: typeset
Characters: Ken Hammond (first Appearance Origin)

Comic Story (1 page)
Featuring: Adventures of Jumbo Jim
Genre: Humor

Activity (1 page)
Featuring: Jumbo Jim's Prize Party

Comic Story (3 pages) Ch. 9: Prelude To An Attack; Ch. 10: A Timely Warning; Ch. 11: Indian Treachery
Featuring: Adventures of Tom Sherrill
Credits: Script: Don De Conn [as Don] | Pencils: Don De Conn [as Don] | Inks: Don De Conn [as Don] | Letters: Don De Conn [as Don]
Genre: Adventure Historical
Characters: Cjoef Pow-wow Bitter-Sweet Jim Murray

Comic Story (4 pages)
Featuring: ZX-5 Spies in Action
Synopsis: ZX-5 tries to sneak into the enemy barracks but he is identified. He escapes by hijacking a plane, but the pilot ejects him by doing an immelman and tossing ZX-5 out of the open cockpit.
Credits: Script: Will Eisner ? [as Major Thorpe] | Pencils: Will Eisner ? [as Major Thorpe] | Inks: Eisner/Iger Shop
Genre: Adventure Spy
Characters: ZX-5

Activity (1 page)
Featuring: Puzzle Phun
Credits: Script: Don De Conn (signed) | Pencils: Don De Conn (signed) | Inks: Don De Conn (signed) | Letters: Don De Conn

Comic Story (1 page)
Featuring: Stars on Parade
Credits: Script: Toni Blum [as Toni Rossett] (signed) | Pencils: Bernard Baily ?
Genre: Non-fiction Biography

Comic Story (4 pages)
Featuring: Wilton of the West
Credits: Script: ? [as Fred Sande] (signed) | Pencils: Jack Kirby | Inks: Jack Kirby | Letters: Jack Kirby
Genre: Western-frontier
Characters: Wilton The Hooded Archer [Fleetfoot] (villain, Introduction)

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