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Issue Details

Issue #91
Published March 1948
Cover Price 0.10 USD
Pages 52
Editing J. F. Byrne (Managing Editor); William R. Shelton (Editor)

Cover Details - " V-9 For Vengeance"

Characters Captain Wings
Genre adventure
Pencils Bob Lubbers (signed)
Inks Bob Lubbers (signed)

10 page Captain Wings story V-9 For Vengeance ["The cold was engine-killing and the northern lights were..."]

Characters Captain Wings; Dr. Sykzyk (dies); VILLAINS: Mr. Atlantis; Miss Areia
Genre adventure
Script ? [as Major T. E. Bowen]
Pencils Bob Lubbers
Inks Bob Lubbers
Notes The story title is taken from the cover blurb.

6 page Jane Martin story "My first day off in months, and all those lovely..."

Characters Jane Martin; Roger Wayne (intro); Roger Wayne's son (intro); VILLAINS: Lucky Devins (intro); Bugsy (intro); Trigger (intro); Jasper (intro); other crooks (intro)
Genre crime
Pencils George Evans (signed)
Inks George Evans (signed)

6 page Greasemonkey Griffin story "It's an ill wind that bloweth no man good..."

Characters Greasemonkey Griffin; VILLAINS: Downe (intro); Hout (intro); Moxy Max (intro); Lady Lil (intro)
Genre humor
Script ? [as Kip Beales]
Pencils Al Walker (signed)
Inks Al Walker (signed)

6 page The Phantom Falcon story "Yeah, even cops gotta relax once in a while..."

Characters The Phantom Falcon; Dolly Darling (intro; dies); VILLAINS: Martin Bleeker (intro; dies); Slug Miner (intro; dies); Sal (intro; dies)
Genre adventure
Script ? [as Cliff Dubois]
Pencils Charles Sultan
Inks Charles Sultan

3 page Air Heroes of World War II text article "Michael Gladych of Poland"

Genre fact
Pencils Richard Case?
Inks Richard Case?
Letters typeset
Notes illustrated text story

6 page Suicide Smith story "From the states flashed a covey of fighter planes..."

Characters Suicide Smith; VILLAINS: Rodriguez (intro; dies); Gomez (intro; dies); Pedro (intro; dies); other revolutionaries (intro; die)
Genre adventure
Script ? [as Capt. A.E. Carruthers]
Pencils John Celardo (signed)
Inks John Celardo (signed)

8 page Ghost Squadron story "Tunis was getting crowded. American aviators like Bill..."

Characters Ghost Squadron; Bill Judson (intro; dies; ghost); Pete Resnick (intro); Tim McCarthy (intro); VILLAINS: Tony Leish (intro; dies); Meri (intro)
Genre mystery
Script ? [as Capt. Derek West]
Pencils Maurice Whitman (signed)
Inks Maurice Whitman (signed)