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Home Small Publishers Courage Comics 077 (#1)(J. Edward Slavin)(digital pics)
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#77 (first issue). These are curved camera pix, not flat scans; bottom is cut off some pages
Issue: #77
Published: [circa 1945], Price: 0.10 USD, Pages: 52, Editing: J. Edward “Jack” Slavin (editor, publisher)
Color: Color Dimensions: Standard Golden Age US Paper Stock: Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior Binding: Saddle-stitched Publishing Format: Was Ongoing Series
Notes: Indexed from scanned copy at http://digitalcomicmuseum.com No date given in indicia or rest of the comic. However story content refers to scrap paper drives and defeating the Axis powers Germany and Japan, making this comic produced at least prior to May 1945. Issue number two refers to the atom bombs and had reported to the U.S. Copyright Office a publication date of February 23, 1946, making issue #77 the probable actual first issue. (as reported by Ken Quattro in the Comics History Exchange page on Facebook, 27 August 2016).
 Comic Contents:
Cover (1 page)
Featuring: Chic Courage
Genre: War
Characters: Chic Courage Sheriff Jack F.B.I. Agent Red Badge Dennis Dean

Text Article (1 page) The Courage That Counts
Synopsis: The life of Congressman Bill Miller.
Credits: Pencils: ? (photograph) | Inks: ? (photograph) | Letters: typeset
Genre: Non-fiction Biography

Comic Story (9 pages)
Featuring: Chic Courage
Genre: War

Comic Story (10 pages)
Featuring: Sheriff Jack
Genre: Detective-mystery

Public Service Announcement (5 pages) Working for Victory
Synopsis: Danny and Dot burn their scrap paper in a bonfire. Uncle Sam admonishes them by demonstrating all the useful purposes for scrap paper in the war effort.
Characters: Uncle Sam Danny Dot

Comic Story (6 pages)
Featuring: Dennis Dean
Credits: Pencils: Leo Bachle [as Leo] (signed) | Inks: Leo Bachle [as Leo] (signed)
Genre: Detective-mystery

Comic Story (5 pages) The F.B.I. and How It Works
Genre: Crime

Comic Story (7 pages) Bad Boy
Synopsis: Dave Henry is a juvenile delinquent, but eventually grows out of it to become a judge.
Genre: Drama

Comic Story (5 pages)
Featuring: Red Badge of Courage
Synopsis: The story of a US Marine unit's heroic dog Jake.
Genre: Animal War

Illustration (1 page) Medals
Credits: Letters: typeset

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

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