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Uploader: OtherEric
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Scans & Edits by OtherEric from his own collection.

27-April-2011 9:46 pm
Username: jfglade
Comment: Great scans of a wonderful issue. The Chameleon story features "Kid Tyrant" and a masked villain and is a hoot. The Spacehawk story is also highly entertaining. Target was a class act and this is one of the better issues.

Volume: #3, Issue: #2 [26]
Published: April 1942, 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 cover lists the feature Al T. Tude as starting in this issue, it actually doesn't begin until the next issue. 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. 2.
 Comic Contents:
Cover (1 page)
Featuring: Chameleon
Credits: Pencils: Bob Davis | Inks: Bob Davis
Genre: Superhero
Characters: Chameleon [Pete Stockbridge] Ragsy Murphy [Kid Tyrant]

Text Article (0 pages)
Featuring: The Editors Page
Credits: Script: David Adams ? | Letters: typeset

Letters Page (1 page)
Featuring: Letter from Our Readers
Credits: Letters: typeset

Comic Story (12 pages) Daunton Night at the Carnival
Featuring: The Cadet
Credits: Pencils: John Jordan | Inks: John Jordan
Genre: Adventure
Characters: Cadet [Kit Carter] Bob Norton Mr. Hipple Colosso Obediah Flip

Comic Story (9 pages) Movieland Murder
Featuring: Target
Credits: Pencils: Sid Greene | Inks: Sid Greene
Genre: Superhero
Characters: Target [Niles Reed] Targeteers [Dave Brown Tommy Foster] Blackstone Frank Hawkins Gregg Archer

Comic Story (5 pages)
Featuring: Bull's-Eye Bill
Credits: Pencils: John Daly ? | Inks: John Daly ?
Genre: Western-frontier
Characters: Bull's-Eye Bill Rawhide Ike Dee Pancho Hank

Advertisement (1 page)
Featuring: Adventures In Stamps
Credits: Script: Eugene L. Pollock | Letters: typeset
Characters: Robert Irwin Christopher Columbus

Comic Story (4 pages)
Featuring: Speck, Spot, and Sis
Credits: Script: Jack Warren | Pencils: Jack Warren [as Vincent] | Inks: Jack Warren [as Vincent] | Letters: Jack Warren
Genre: Humor Teen
Characters: Speck Sis Tony Spot (dog)

Text Story (2 pages) The Secret of the Wreck!
Synopsis: Hal Williams suspects that an auto wreck contains the evidence which would help convict a murderer.
Credits: Script: Mickey Spillane | Letters: typeset
Genre: Detective-mystery
Characters: Hal Williams Sgt. McCabe

Comic Story (9 pages) Who Is Kid Tyrant?
Featuring: Chameleon
Synopsis: The Hood organizes a campaign to ruin the Daily Star.
Credits: Pencils: Al Fagaly ? | Inks: Al Fagaly ?
Genre: Superhero
Characters: Chameleon [Pete Stockbridge] Ragsy Murphy [Kid Tyrant] The Hood [Felix Dort] Pussy Jones

Comic Story (7 pages) The Ghost of Lucky Byrd
Featuring: Lucky Byrd
Synopsis: Lucky hunts down an agent who is sabotaging planes at an airfield.
Credits: Script: Harry Campbell | Pencils: Harry Campbell | Inks: Harry Campbell | Colours: Harry Campbell
Genre: Adventure
Characters: Lucky Byrd Col. Clive Fritz Smitty

Comic Story (6 pages) The Last of the Mohicans [Part 3]
Featuring: Fantastic Feature Films
Credits: Pencils: Harold DeLay | Inks: Harold DeLay
Genre: Drama Historical
Characters: Alice Cora Hawkeye Chingachgook Duncan Uncas Magua Hurons

Comic Story (8 pages) The Case of the Black Avenger
Featuring: Spacehawk
Synopsis: Spacehawk thwarts a plot to bomb the Thunder Mountain dam.
Credits: Script: Basil Wolverton | Pencils: Basil Wolverton | Inks: Basil Wolverton | Colours: Basil Wolverton
Genre: Science Fiction
Characters: Spacehawk Dork Troland

Comic Story (1 page)
Featuring: Targetoons
Genre: Humor
Characters: Mr. Beezerton

Advertisement (1 page)
Credits: Script: ? (ad copy) | Letters: typeset

Advertisement (1 page)
Credits: Script: ? (ad copy) | Pencils: Fred Harman; ?; ? (photograph) | Inks: Fred Harman; ?; ? (photograph) | Letters: typeset
Characters: Red Ryder Gene Autry (photo)

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