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Issue: #30
Published: October 1942, Price: 0.10 USD, Pages: 68, Editing: Harry Shorten
Color: Color Dimensions: Standard Golden Age US Paper Stock: Glossy Cover, Newsprint Interior Binding: Saddle-stitched Publishing Format: Was Ongoing
Notes: The on-sale date is from the publication date recorded in the Catalog of Copyright Entries, Part 2, Periodicals, 1942, New Series, Vol. 37, No. 4.
 Comic Contents:
Cover (1 page)
Featuring: Steel Sterling; The Web
Credits: Pencils: Bob Montana [as Montana] (signed) | Inks: Bob Montana [as Montana] (signed)
Genre: Superhero
Characters: Steel Sterling [John Sterling] The Web [John Raymond]

Comic Story (13 pages) Your Own Web of Doom
Featuring: The Web
Synopsis: Winkler's poison gas formula is stolen and sent to Germany, but it is the imperfect version.
Credits: Pencils: John Cassone ? | Inks: John Cassone ?
Genre: Superhero
Characters: The Web [John Raymond] George Winkler (chemist) Jeanne Winkler (George's Wife)

Comic Story (12 pages)
Featuring: Steel Sterling
Synopsis: The Vagabond, a master of disguise and daring, is the leader of the Valiants, his fellow Czechoslovakian freedom-fighters battling against the Nazis, as well as a pen pal to Steel Sterling. When Steel hears reports that the Vagabond has turned traitor, he investigates and finds that the hero has been imprisoned and replaced by an imposter. He races to rescue the Vagabond, but only gets there in time to find him dying from the injuries he's sustained from torture. Even in death, he serves as an inspiration to his Valiants, and they continue to ride forth in his name.
Credits: Script: Joe Blair | Pencils: Irv Novick [as Irving Novick] (signed) | Inks: Irv Novick [as Irving Novick] (signed)
Genre: Superhero
Characters: Steel Sterling [John Sterling] The Vagabond (Czech Partisan, Death) The Valiants (Czech Partisans) Vagabond Imposter (villain) The Nazis (villains)

Comic Story (10 pages) Who Killed Casino?
Featuring: Black Jack
Synopsis: Black Jack must discover the identity of the person who killed the club owner, Casino.
Credits: Pencils: Warren King [as King] (signed) | Inks: Warren King [as King] (signed)
Genre: Superhero
Characters: Black Jack [Jack Jones] Nick Casino (night Club Owner, Death) Duval (knife-thrower) Diamond Lil Judy Sloane (singer) Mike Angelo (club Owner) Legs Thompson (villain, Strong Arm Guy)

Comic Story (6 pages) "The inventor must think in simple terms..."
Featuring: Wilbur
Synopsis: Wilbur tries out his new inventions at home.
Credits: Script: Harry Shorten (signed) | Pencils: Bob Montana (signed); Harry Lucey (signed) | Inks: Bob Montana (signed); Harry Lucey (signed)
Genre: Teen
Characters: Wilbur Wilkin Robert Wilkin (dad) Mary Wilkin (mom)

Comic Story (6 pages) Pilot Zoom O'Day
Featuring: Zoom O'Day
Synopsis: Zoom gets into a boxing fight with Liverlips, and later meets him as a stowaway in the PBM patrol bomber.
Credits: Pencils: Red Holmdale (signed) | Inks: Red Holmdale (signed)
Genre: Aviation War
Characters: Zoom O'Day (introduction) Liverlips (boxer)

Comic Story (6 pages) General Draja Mihailovich
Featuring: Zip's Hall of Fame
Synopsis: Leader of the conquered Yugoslavs.
Credits: Pencils: Paul Reinman (signed) | Inks: Paul Reinman (signed)
Genre: Non-fiction War
Characters: General Draja Mihailovich

Comic Story (6 pages) People America Can do Without No.1 The Case of Mr. Hooker
Featuring: Zambini
Synopsis: Mr. Hooker has a hobby railroad and the U.S. could use it as valuable scrap metal.
Credits: Script: Harry Shorten | Pencils: Paul Reinman (signed) | Inks: Paul Reinman (signed)
Genre: Superhero
Characters: Zambini (magician) Mr. Hooker

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