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Issue Details

Issue #9
Published May 1942
Frequency Monthly
Cover Price 0.10 USD
Pages 68
Editing Gill Fox [as Gilbert Fox]
Notes Copyright 1942 by Comic Magazines, Inc.

Cover Details

Characters Plastic Man [Eel O'Brian]
Genre superhero
Pencils Gill Fox
Inks Gill Fox
Reprinted in Plastic Man Archives (DC, 1998 series) #1 (December 1998)

9 page Plastic Man story "Satan's Son Sells Out To the Japs"

Characters Plastic Man [Eel O'Brian]; Officer Plotz; VILLAINS: Hairy Arms [also as Mrs. Reknits] (first appearance); Slug (dies); Wooley (dies); Arson Carson
Synopsis Plastic Man goes up against Hairy Arms.
Genre superhero
Script Jack Cole
Pencils Jack Cole
Inks Jack Cole
Letters Jack Cole
Reprinted in Plastic Man Archives (DC, 1998 series) #1 (December 1998)

1 page Dewey Drip story "Dewey Drip"

Genre gag
Script Joe Devlin
Pencils Joe Devlin
Inks Joe Devlin

5 page Eagle Evans story "Mission To Moscow"

Genre detective
Script Clark Williams
Pencils Clark Williams
Inks Clark Williams

5 page Steele Kerrigan story "The Horse Killers"

Genre detective
Pencils Al Bryant
Inks Al Bryant

5 page #711 story "Bat Barron's Prison Murder Plot"

Genre superhero
Script George Brenner
Pencils George Brenner
Inks George Brenner

6 page Manhunter story "Death In Hangman's Alley"

Characters Manhunter [Dan Richards]; VILLAINS: The Voodoo Queen (first appearance); a voodoo priest (first appearance); Xaxol (first appearance)
Genre superhero
Pencils Alex Kotzky
Inks Alex Kotzky

6 page Firebrand story "The Butler Did It!"

Characters Firebrand [Rod Reilly]
Genre superhero
Script S. M. Iger
Pencils Reed Crandall
Inks Reed Crandall

6 page Chic Carter story "The Rum Runner's Racket"

Genre detective
Script Vernon Henkel
Pencils Vernon Henkel
Inks Vernon Henkel

6 page Phantom Lady story "The Japanese Assassination Plot"

Characters Phantom Lady [Sandra Knight]
Genre superhero
Pencils Arthur Peddy
Inks Arthur Peddy

2 page Dick Mace text story "Doom Train"

Characters Dick Mace
Genre Detective
Script Robert Hyatt ?
Letters typeset

1 page Super Snooper story "Super Snooper"

Genre humor
Script Gill Fox
Pencils Gill Fox
Inks Gill Fox
Letters Gill Fox ?

5 page Mouthpiece story "Mike Fooch, Czar of Crime"

Genre superhero; detective
Script Fred Guardineer
Pencils Fred Guardineer
Inks Fred Guardineer

1 page Burp the Twerp story "The Murder Movie"

Characters Burp the Twerp
Genre gag
Script Jack Cole
Pencils Jack Cole [Ralph Johns]
Inks Jack Cole
Letters Jack Cole

6 page Human Bomb story "Adventure In Argentina"

Characters Human Bomb [Roy Lincoln]
Genre superhero
Script Paul Gustavson
Pencils Paul Gustavson [Paul Carrol]
Inks Paul Gustavson