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Originally a bhcomics scan!
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29-March-2009 4:55 pm
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Comment: early Kurtzman on Mr. Risk. terrific.

Volume: #3, Issue: #3
Published: January 1943, Price: 0.10 USD, Pages: 68, Editing: Fred Gardiner (uncredited); Aaron Wyn (per statement of ownership)
Color: Color Dimensions: Standard Golden Age US Paper Stock: Newsprint Binding: Saddle-stitched Publishing Format: Was Ongoing Series
Notes: Data for this issue is probably from Howard Keltner's Golden Age Comic Books Index. Statement of Ownership lists: Publisher-A. A. Wyn, Editor-A. A. Wyn, Managing Editor-Frederick Gardener, Business Manager-A. A. Wyn. The book was printed by C & A Publishing Co., Mount Morris IL. Other owners of Periodical House Inc. were Rose Wyn and Warren A. Angel. Although it says "bi-monthly", the previous issue was 6 months earlier, and the next one is 3 months later. The on-sale date is from the publication date recorded in the Catalog of Copyright Entries, Part 2, Periodicals, 1943, New Series, Vol. 38, No. 1.
 Comic Contents:
Cover (1 page) The Clown is Back Again!
Featuring: Magno; Davey; The Sword
Genre: Superhero
Characters: Magno Davey Landis The Sword [Arthur Lake]

Public Service Announcement (1 page) Bonds for Victory or Bonds for Slavery
Genre: War

Comic Story (13 pages) The Clown's Drawings of Death
Featuring: Magno and Davey
Genre: Superhero
Characters: Magno Davey The Clown

Comic Story (8 pages) The Race Against Death!
Featuring: Mr. Risk
Synopsis: Mr. Risk pits his cunning against a murder maniac who is attempting to get jockeys to throw races or be killed for not doing so.
Genre: Detective-mystery
Characters: Mr. Risk Strang (racehorse Owner) A Murder-maniac (villain)

Comic Story (8 pages) The Airplane Assassinations
Featuring: Dr. Nemesis
Synopsis: Origin recap in splash panel.
Genre: Adventure

Text Story (2 pages) Cold-Country Justice
Synopsis: John Dawson, a fur trapper, suspects his partner is going to double-cross him.
Credits: Script: Brant House | Letters: typeset
Genre: Adventure Crime
Characters: John Dawson Bill Slagle Caribou Joe

Comic Story (13 pages) Origin of the Lancer
Featuring: The Sword
Synopsis: Morgana Faye attempts to gain the secrets of a plane's wing mechanism to give to the Nazis.
Genre: Superhero
Characters: The Lancer [Lance Larter](Sword's Partner, Introduction, Origin) Faye Morgana (villain) The Sword

Comic Story (8 pages) The Food Fires
Featuring: Buckskin
Synopsis: Buckskin helps find an arsonist setting fire to wheat crops.
Genre: Superhero

Comic Story (5 pages) The Daily Star Scrap Drive
Featuring: Hap Hazard
Synopsis: Hap manages to get a scoop destined for a rival newspaper.
Genre: Adventure Humor

Comic Story (8 pages) The Werewolf's Marauding Raids
Featuring: Paul Revere Jr.
Synopsis: Paul Revere Jr foils a plot by Nazi sympathisers to fuel submarines.
Genre: Adventure
Characters: Paul Revere Jr. Paul Revere Sr. Patrick Henry Betsy Ross Sheriff (villain)

  The data in the above section is courtesy of the Grand Comics Database™ under a Creative Commons Attribution License.

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