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Filesize: 34.68 MB
Uploader: freddyfly
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Rating: Admin Rating: n/a Avg. User Rating: 8.73333   with 15 votes
New bigger&better scans (of the story pages only) of the same comic uploaded 5 years ago.
Still a brittle comic with many corner pieces missing; fc & bc from HAG.
A freddyfly original production!


18-March-2012 5:51 am
Username: brigg
Comment: "The Yellow Streak" is obviously Joe Kubert's work -- with the kind of "floating heads" splash later so beloved by Ditko.

Published: March 1946, Price: 0.10 USD, Pages: 52, Editing: Leon Harvey
Color: Four Color Dimensions: Standard Golden Age US (except #14-16, Which Are Pocket-size) Paper Stock: Newsprint Binding: Saddle-Stitched (except #14-16, Which Are Squarebound) Publishing Format: Was Ongoing
Comic Contents:
Cover (1 page) Terror in Tut's Tomb
Credits: Pencils: Rudy Palais | Inks: Rudy Palais
Genre: Superhero
Characters: Captain Freedom [Don Wright]

Comic Story (10 pages) The Human Brute
Genre: Superhero
Characters: Captain Freedom [Don Wright]

Comic Story (8 pages) Vanquish the Vicious V!!!
Synopsis: A Japanese scientist discovers a way he believes can neutralize Shock Gibson's amazing powers through the use of mysterious and electronic rays the Allies call a new "V" weapon.
Credits: Pencils: Bob Fujitani | Inks: Bob Fujitani
Genre: Superhero
Characters: Shock Gibson [Robert Charles Gibson]; Colonel Martin; Dr. Benjamin Bright (scientist-wizard); Ike (Bright's assistant); General Haki (villain, death?); Dr. Kanokai (villain, scientist, death?)

Text Story (2 pages) The Story Behind the Cover: Terror in Tut's Tomb
Credits: Letters: typeset

Comic Story (8 pages) Wooden Ships and Iron Men
Credits: Pencils: Ernie Schroeder | Inks: Ernie Schroeder

Comic Story (8 pages) Chins Up, China
Synopsis: The Girl Commandos are on the trail of Mei-Ling's brother, being held by the Japanese and soon to be shot.
Credits: Pencils: Jill Elgin | Inks: Jill Elgin
Genre: War
Characters: Girl Commandos [Tanya; Mei-Ling; Penelope Kirk; Ellen Billings; Pat Parker]; Chang (Mei-Ling's brother); Tsiang; Kwang (villain, torturer); the Japanese (villains, some die)

Comic Story (4 pages) Biff Bannon, Movie Hero
Credits: Script: Art Helfant | Pencils: Art Helfant | Inks: Art Helfant

Comic Story (6 pages) The Yellow Streak
Credits: Pencils: Joe Kubert | Inks: Joe Kubert

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

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