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Home Holyoke Publishing Crash Comics Crash Comics 005 (paper+2fiche) -JVJ
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Crash Comics #5 from JVJ Collection (Coverless)
Nov 1940
2 pages from fiche copy
front and back cover from HA
Strongman by P. Rey Isip
The Flying Trio by Geo. Storm
The CatMan (2nd App) (1st Cover) by Hasen
Buck Burke by Geo. Storm
The Blue Streak
Jan Drake Detective
Bob Preston Explorer
Solar Legion
Waterfront Wildcat by Robert Turner (2 pg txt)
Secret Agent Z-2
Shangra by Nam Chung Po and Pagsilang R. ISIP

2 extra pages JVJ 3x5 cards

28-February-2012 8:55 am
Username: rangerhouse
Comment: Good Old Polaria, It's a Peaceful, Happy Land!

Issue: #5
Published: November 1940, Price: 0.10 USD, Pages: 68, Editing:
Color: Color Dimensions: Standard Golden Age U. S. Paper Stock: Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior Binding: Saddle-stitched Publishing Format: Was Ongoing
Notes: Vol. 1 -- No. 5 November 1940 CRASH COMICS is published monthly by Tem Publishing Co., Inc. Office of publication, Meriden, Conn. Editorial Offices, 381 Fourth Avenue, New York, N.Y. Application for entry as second-class matter at the Post Office of Meriden, Conn., under the Act of March 3, 1879, pending. Price 10 cents per copy. Subscription rates, 12 issues for $1.20 in the United States and its possessions. Copyright 1940 by Tem Publishing Co., Inc. Printed in the U. S. A. Only issue that is just "Crash Comics" on both the cover and indicia.
 Comic Contents:
Cover (1 page)
Featuring: The Cat-Man
Credits: Pencils: Bert Whitman (signed) | Inks: Bert Whitman (signed) | Letters: typeset
Genre: Superhero
Characters: The Cat-Man [David Merrywether] The Blue Streak [Don-Vin] (inset) Buck Burke (inset) Shangra (inset) Strongman [Percy Van Norton] (inset) Secret Agent Z-2 (inset)

Promo (ad From The Publisher) (1 page) Read the 3 Outstanding Comic Magazines
Featuring: Crash Comics; Speed Comics; Whirlwind Comics
Synopsis: Promo for the three Temerson-related titles, although neither of the other two published any further issues with this cover date or later under Temerson's publisher. Speed Comics would be taken over by Leo Greenwald and then Harvey.
Credits: Letters: typeset

Comic Story (13 pages)
Featuring: Strongman
Credits: Pencils: Rey Isip [as "Pagsilang R. Isip" (signed)] | Inks: Rey Isip [as "Pagsilang R. Isip" (signed)]
Characters: Strongman

Comic Story (5 pages)
Featuring: Flying Trio
Credits: Pencils: George Storm | Inks: George Storm

Comic Story (8 pages)
Featuring: The Cat-Man
Synopsis: David convinces the Chief of the Secret Service to let him handle the recent influx of spys coming into the country on forged passports. To do so, the Cat-Man must successfully live through a series of traps that the spy's have used to kill other agents that have tried to penetrate the spy's stronghold.
Credits: Pencils: Irwin Hasen | Inks: Irwin Hasen
Genre: Superhero
Characters: The Cat-Man [David Merrywether] Un-named Chief Of The Secret Service Herr Blonker [aka Hans The Tailor] (villain, Foreign Spy)

Comic Story (2 pages) Alec & the Reign of Yang
Featuring: Alec
Credits: Pencils: Rudolf Johnson (signed) | Inks: Rudolf Johnson (signed)

Comic Story (5 pages)
Featuring: Buck Burke
Credits: Pencils: George Storm | Inks: George Storm

Comic Story (5 pages)
Featuring: The Blue Streak, the Defender of the People
Synopsis: The Streak heads to Antarctica in search of a noted explorer who has not been heard from in 48 hours, and who had hoped to stake a claim on behalf of the U.S. for iron gold and oil in the region. He discovers the Admiral under avalanch snows, rescues him, but then has to fight off the Admiral's assistants who turn out to be 5th Columnists!
Credits: Pencils: Dan Gormley ? | Inks: Dan Gormley ?
Genre: Superhero
Characters: The Blue Streak [Don-Vin] Tago (Streak's Servant) Admiral Swan (explorer) Group Of Fifth Columnists (villains, All Die)

Comic Story (4 pages)
Featuring: Jane Drake
Genre: Adventure
Characters: Jane Drake

Comic Story (4 pages)
Featuring: Bob Preston
Characters: Bob Preston (intro, Only Appearance)

Comic Story (5 pages)
Featuring: Solar Legion
Credits: Script: Jack Kirby

Text Story (2 pages) Waterfront Wildcat
Credits: Script: Robert Turner | Letters: typeset

Comic Story (4 pages)
Featuring: Secret Agent Z-2
Credits: Pencils: Irwin Hasen (signed) | Inks: Irwin Hasen (signed)

Comic Story (7 pages)
Featuring: Shangra
Credits: Script: Nam Chung Po | Pencils: Rey Isip [as "Pagsilang R. Isip"] (signed) | Inks: Rey Isip [as "Pagsilang R. Isip"] (signed)
Genre: Adventure
Characters: Shangra

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