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20-April-2011 11:45 pm
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Username: BobS
Comment: I MOSTLY HIGHLY recommend this book for the Target and the Targeteers story and especially the art! Don't miss it! (George) "Inky" Roussos is a character in the story and it appears that Roussos inked the story (Bob Wood signed the art), or Roussos or Roussos and Robinson ghosted the art entirely. The art looks just like Batman art of the era, down to names written on building fronts and stock Batman poses. Way cool story!!! Bob
21-April-2011 2:02 am
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Username: OtherEric
Comment: An interesting observation, you're right in that the story looks a LOT like a Batman story of the era. Most of the attention I've seen on this book is that it has one of at least two different Hitler parodies Wolverton did in Spacehawk.
26-October-2011 10:03 pm
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Username: jfglade
Comment: This issue also contains the wonderful Spacehawk story in which the villainous dictator "Moosleer" appears; Mooseler is a combination of Hitler and Mussolini and the story is very entertaining. All in all, this is an outstanding issue.
 
 

Volume: #2, Issue: #4 [16]
Published: June 1941, Price: 0.10 USD, Pages: 68, Editing: David Adams
Color: Color Dimensions: Standard Golden Age U. S. Paper Stock: Newsprint Binding: Saddle-stitched Publishing Format: Was Ongoing Series
Notes: The on-sale date is from the publication date recorded in the Catalog of Copyright Entries, Part 2, Periodicals, 1941, New Series, Vol. 36, No. 2.
 Comic Contents:
Cover (1 page)
Featuring: Target; Bull's-Eye Bill; Treasure Island; Lucky Byrd; White Streak; Spacehawk; Chameleon
Credits: Pencils: Bob Wood | Inks: Bob Wood
Characters: Target Bull's-Eye Bill

Comic Story (11 pages) The Case of the Cartoon Crimes
Featuring: Target
Credits: Script: Bob Wood | Pencils: Bob Wood | Inks: Bob Wood | Letters: Bob Wood
Characters: Target Targeteers George "Inky" Roussos (intro) Blackie Biro (villain Intro)

Comic Story (9 pages)
Featuring: Chameleon
Credits: Script: Bob Davis | Pencils: Bob Davis | Inks: Bob Davis | Letters: Bob Davis

Comic Story (6 pages)
Featuring: Bull's-Eye Bill
Credits: Pencils: John Daly? | Inks: John Daly?

Comic Story (7 pages) "A man is murdered just outside FBI Agent Hook's office."
Featuring: White Streak
Credits: Script: Ray Gill | Pencils: Emil Gershwin | Inks: Emil Gershwin | Letters: Ray Gill

Text Story (2 pages) Introducing the Cadet
Featuring: Cadet
Credits: Script: Ray Gill | Letters: typeset
Characters: The Cadet [Kit Carter] (actual Intro And Origin)

Comic Story (8 pages)
Featuring: Cadet
Credits: Pencils: George Harrison | Inks: George Harrison
Characters: The Cadet [Kit Carter] (Intro)

Comic Story (6 pages) Treasure Island [Part 3]
Featuring: Fantastic Feature Films
Credits: Pencils: Harold DeLay | Inks: Harold DeLay

Comic Story (7 pages) A Light That Talks
Featuring: Lucky Byrd
Credits: Script: Harry Campbell | Pencils: Harry Campbell | Inks: Harry Campbell | Letters: Harry Campbell

Comic Story (8 pages)
Featuring: Spacehawk
Credits: Script: Basil Wolverton | Pencils: Basil Wolverton | Inks: Basil Wolverton | Letters: Basil Wolverton

  The data in the above section is courtesy of the Grand Comics Database™ under a Creative Commons Attribution License.


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