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Part of DCM's Big TENTH Anniversary celebration!
March 28th, 2020.
Issue: #2
Published: August 1941, Price: 0.10 USD, Pages: 68, Editing: Charles Biro; Bob Wood
Color: Color Dimensions: Standard Golden Age US Paper Stock: Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior Binding: Saddle-stitched Publishing Format: Was Ongoing Series
Notes: 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. 3.
 Comic Contents:
Cover (1 page)
Featuring: Daredevil
Credits: Pencils: Charles Biro [as Biro] (signed) | Inks: Charles Biro [as Biro] (signed)
Genre: Superhero
Characters: Daredevil [Bart Hill] The Claw (inset)

Table Of Contents (1 page)
Credits: Letters: typeset

Comic Story (13 pages) The Kiss of Death
Featuring: Daredevil
Synopsis: Forty years after he and his partner discovered the tomb of Princess Sheba, Dr. Pierce, knowing the Princess was buried alive, discovers a secret hidden inside the golden cobra buried with her: a serum which can bring her back to life!
Credits: Script: Charles Biro [as Biro] (signed) | Pencils: Charles Biro [as Biro] (signed) | Inks: Charles Biro [as Biro] (signed)
Genre: Superhero
Characters: Daredevil [Bart Hill] Tonia Saunders (Bart's Girl Friend) Dr. Pierce (introduction, Death) Rving (Pierce's Driver) Joe (Policeman) Princess Sheba (villain, Introduction, Death)

Comic Story (6 pages) Introducing the Whirlwind
Featuring: The Whirlwind
Synopsis: Terry Turner is taking on an inhuman brute named Jean Jacques for the heavyweight championship, and learns that two swindlers, who tricked his Dad into signing some papers, are asking Terry to take a dive in the fight, or else his Dad will go up the river.
Credits: Script: Dick Wood [as Dick] (signed) | Pencils: Bernard Klein [as Bernie] (signed) | Inks: Bernard Klein [as Bernie] (signed)
Genre: Adventure
Characters: The Whirlwind [Terry Turner] (introduction, A Boxer) Mr. Turner (introduction) Bonnie (introduction, Terry's Girl Friend) Jean Jacques (villain, Lumberjack, Introduction) Dolores [also As Delores] (villain, Introduction) Monte (villain, Fight Promoter, Introduction)

Comic Story (5 pages)
Featuring: Nightro, the Streamlined Robin Hood
Synopsis: Two unscrupulous miners, having discovered a vein of pitchblend (or radium), have their find confirmed by scientist, Hugh Goddard. But when Hugh suggests turning the discovery over to the Cancer Cure Foundation, the greedy miners club Hugh and depart with their discovery, leaving Goddard abandoned in the Alaska wilderness with little hope of survival.
Credits: Script: Dick Wood | Pencils: George Roussos [as Inky Roussos] (signed) | Inks: George Roussos [as Inky Roussos] (signed)
Genre: Superhero
Characters: Nightro [Hugh Goddard] (introduction, Scientist, Origin) Dr. Miller (introduction) Hoag (villain, Introduction) Tollini (villain, Introduction)

Comic Story (4 pages) Baseball Beginnings
Featuring: Dash Dillon at Hale
Synopsis: The baseball team at Hale University is doing poorly and Coach Taylor is in danger of losing his job. However, his daughter suggests to Dash Dillon that he join the team since he is such a great pitcher and hitter.......and his talents may be enough to turn things around and save her Dad's job.
Credits: Pencils: Edd Ashe (signed) | Inks: Edd Ashe (signed)
Genre: Adventure
Characters: Dash Dillon (introduction, Medical Student) Coach Taylor Lynn Taylor (the Baseball Coach's Daughter) Tony (Dash's Friend);

Comic Story (5 pages) The Coming of the Pioneer
Featuring: Pioneer, Champion of America
Synopsis: The Pioneer hears a crash and discovers a wrecked car with injured men at the bottom of a gorge. He nurses them back to health, not realizing that they are escaped killers!
Credits: Script: Bob Wood | Pencils: J. Gahr (signed) | Inks: J. Gahr (signed)
Genre: Adventure
Characters: The Pioneer (introduction, Origin) The Boss (villain) Joe (villain) Scotty (villain)

Text Story (2 pages) Daredevil on "Defense"
Featuring: Daredevil
Synopsis: While investigating illegal alien entries, Daredevil visits a small cafe in San Francisco and learns about a brutal man named Nick Mondello, who is behind the wave of smuggled aliens into the area.
Credits: Script: Charles Biro ? [as Daredevil] (signed) | Pencils: Charles Biro (spot illustrations) | Inks: Charles Biro (spot illustrations) | Letters: typeset
Genre: Superhero
Characters: Daredevil [Bart Hill] Polas (half-breed Cafe Owner In San Francisco) Sin Lee (Chinese) Nick Mondello (villain, Death?) Un-named Assistant To Mondello (villain)

Comic Story (6 pages) Origin of the Bronze Terror
Featuring: Real American #1
Synopsis: Unscrupulous renegade Scar Thornton fills the Indians with liquor and fleeces them of their money on crooked games of chance. When the Chief of the tribe appears and tells all of his tribal members to go home, Scar takes offense and vows to kill the Indian.
Credits: Script: Dick Briefer (signed) | Pencils: Dick Briefer (signed) | Inks: Dick Briefer (signed)
Genre: Adventure Sports
Characters: The Bronze Terror [Jeff Dixon] (introduction, Son Of An Indian Chief, Lawyer, Origin) White Falcon (introduction, Jeff's Father) Lilly (introduction, Jeff's Childhood Sweetheart) Un-named Sheriff Un-named Aide To The Chief (death) Mr. Welch (villain, Crooked Lawyer) Judge Hawks (villain) Zeke (villain, Death) Scar Thornton (villain, Introduction)

Comic Story (8 pages) London Can Take It!
Featuring: London
Synopsis: A prisoner in a concentration camp, Franz escapes with the help of Dian and makes his way to London, where he is greeted and lauded by the Prime Minister himself. However, Holmes smells a rat, and that rat turns out to be Franz himself, who kidnaps Churchill and is in the process of taking him to see Hitler himself when he is stopped by Holmes.
Credits: Script: Jerry Robinson (signed) | Pencils: Jerry Robinson (signed) | Inks: Jerry Robinson (signed)
Genre: Superhero
Characters: London [Marc Holmes] (introduction) Dian (introduction) Prime Minister Winston Churchill Admiral Hawkins Dian (Prime Minister's Niece) Franz (villain) The Nazis (villains)

Comic Story (6 pages) Origin of Pat Patriot
Featuring: Pat Patriot, America's Joan of Arc
Synopsis: Pat is fired from her job at the Mallison Airplane Plant by a less than friendly foreman and appears in a play later that evening, garbed in a rather patriotic costume. Later, when she discovers that her former foreman is smuggling airplane engines to the enemy, she steps forward to stop his activities.
Credits: Script: Charles Biro [as Chuck Woodro](signed); Bob Wood [as Chuck Woodro] (signed) | Pencils: Frank Borth ?; Reed Crandall ? | Inks: Frank Borth ?; Reed Crandall ?
Genre: Superhero
Characters: Pat Patriot [Patricia Patrios] (introduction, Origin) Mike Brown (introduction, Pat's Boy Friend) Un-named Foreman (villain, Introduction)

Comic Story (9 pages) World's Worst Villain
Featuring: The Claw
Synopsis: After leaving work, Jean Rogers reads in the paper that her brother Dick is missing after an entire trainload of men enroute for Army maneuvers has vanished. Meanwhile, President Roosevelt receives a letter from the Claw stating that he has those men held prisoner, and unless the President grants trhe Claw full control of the nation's gold supply, the men await a horrible fate!
Credits: Script: Bob Wood (signed) | Pencils: Bob Wood (signed) | Inks: Bob Wood (signed)
Genre: Adventure
Characters: The Claw (villain) Daredevil [Bart Hill] (cameo) Mrs. Hopkins (introduction, Jean's Mother) Bill Hopkins (introduction, An Engineer, Jean's Brother) Jean Hopkins [aka Known As Jean Rogers] (introduction, Secretary) Bea (Jean's Co-worker) Dick Hopkins (introduction, Jean's Other Brother) President Franklin D. Roosevelt

Promo (ad From The Publisher) (1 page) New - Sensational
Featuring: Captain Battle Comics
Credits: Letters: typeset
Characters: Captain Battle [Jonathan Battle]

Promo (ad From The Publisher) (1 page) Best of Them All!
Featuring: Silver Streak Comics
Credits: Letters: typeset
Characters: Silver Streak [unknown Taxi Cab Driver] Meteor [Mickey O'Toole] Daredevil [Bart Hill] Captain Battle [Jonathan Battle] Hale Battle

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