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February 1944; paper; original scans by bhcomics uploaded by MB with IFC, LP, TXT, IBC, BC fills by JVJon.


NOTE: a 'FILLS ONLY' file for all of the Wings added today exists for those not wanting to download these c2c versions.
Issue: #42
Published: February 1944, Price: 0.10 USD, Pages: 60, Editing: Malcolm Reiss (Editor)
Color: Color Dimensions: Standard Golden Age U.S. Paper Stock: Newsprint Interior; Glossy Cover Binding: Saddle-stitched Publishing Format: Was Ongoing Series
Notes: All info [except feature] added by Craig Delich (Feb. 2006). Entire issue updated/revised 12/2006 by HS/HW/JV. The on-sale date is from the publication date recorded in the Catalog of Copyright Entries, Part 2, Periodicals, 1944, New Series, Vol. 39, No. 1.
 Comic Contents:
Cover (1 page) Panzer Meat For Mosquitoes!
Featuring: Skull Squad
Credits: Pencils: Art Saaf | Inks: Art Saaf
Genre: War

Promo (ad From The Publisher) (1 page) The Big Six of the Comic Magazines
Featuring: Fiction House
Synopsis: House ad for Fiction House comics.
Credits: Pencils: various | Inks: various

Comic Story (10 pages)
Featuring: Captain Wings and the Hell-Diver Squadron
Credits: Script: ? [as Major T. E. Bowen] | Pencils: Ruben Moreira | Inks: Ruben Moreira
Genre: War

Comic Story (6 pages) Madame Butch
Featuring: Captain Derek West
Credits: Script: ? [as Capt. Derek West] | Pencils: George H. Appel | Inks: George H. Appel
Genre: War

Comic Story (6 pages)
Featuring: Suicide Smith
Credits: Script: ? [as Capt. A. E. Carruthers] | Pencils: Graham Ingels | Inks: Graham Ingels
Genre: War

Comic Story (8 pages)
Featuring: Greasemonkey Griffin
Credits: Script: ? [as Kip Beales] | Pencils: Harvey Fuller ?; Arnold Hicks ? (females) | Inks: Harvey Fuller ?; (shop)
Genre: War

Illustration (1 page) Curtiss 'Commando'
Featuring: Wing Tips
Synopsis: Features stats on this aircraft.
Credits: Pencils: Ruth Atkinson (signed) | Inks: Ruth Atkinson (signed)
Genre: Non-fiction Aviation

Letters Page (1 page)
Featuring: Wings' Air Mail
Synopsis: Comprised of letters sent in by the readers.
Credits: Letters: typeset

Comic Story (6 pages) Panzer Meat For Mosquitoes
Featuring: Skull Squad
Credits: Script: ? [as Ace Atkins] | Pencils: Robert Webb ?; Arnold Hicks ? | Inks: Arnold Hicks ?; shop
Genre: Aviation War

Comic Story (2 pages) Major Ralph Cheli
Featuring: Yank Aces of World War II
Synopsis: Last appearance of this feature.
Credits: Pencils: Fran Hopper | Inks: Fran Hopper | Letters: typeset
Genre: Aviation Biography War

Comic Story (6 pages)
Featuring: Jane Martin
Credits: Script: ? [as F. E. Lincoln] | Pencils: Lily Renee | Inks: Lily Renee
Genre: War

Text Story (2 pages) They Asked For It!
Credits: Script: ? [as Eric Somers] | Letters: typeset
Genre: War

Comic Story (8 pages)
Featuring: Clipper Kirk
Credits: Script: ? [as Cliff Dubois] | Pencils: Jack Keller ? | Inks: Jack Keller ?
Genre: War

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