Headline Comics (1943) 25
Cover by Jack Kirby and Joe Simon. Stories and art by Bob Powell, Joe Simon and Jack Kirby. Headline Comics featured the lurid, hard-edged crime dramas then in vogue, many by Captain America creators Joe Simon and Jack Kirby. Ruth doesn't suspect that her suave boyfriend is wanted killer Eddie the Doll. A self-proclaimed prophet goes off the rails and shoots a sheriff. Extortionists target a theatre owner. The Masquerade of Eddie the Doll; Murder's Reward; Prophet of Death; Blind Man's Death; Justice?; Death Takes A Honeymoon; Pay Up Or Die; The Case of the Forgetful Killer. 48 pages, Full Color. Cover price $0.10.