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builderboy scans - a c2c 68pg paper scan of a nice book.

Includes work by John Jordan, Harold DeLay, Art Gates, Ed Ryan, and more.

Slight damage to pages 1 and 2 of the Cadet story (torn corner).

Re-up to fix preview page order
Re-up by movielover

This is the same book as before. If you already have this you don't need to download it.
Volume: #4, Issue: #1 [37]
Published: March 1943, Price: 0.10 USD, Pages: 68, Editing: Stanley Beaman (uncredited)
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, 1943, New Series, Vol. 38, No. 1.
 Comic Contents:
Cover (1 page) The Ghost Came to Life
Featuring: Cadet
Credits: Pencils: John Jordan (signed) | Inks: John Jordan (signed)
Characters: Dan Merry Kit Carter

Letters Page (1 page)
Featuring: Ye Editors' Page
Credits: Letters: typeset

Comic Story (12 pages) The Ghost Came to Life
Featuring: Cadet
Synopsis: Kit meets redhead Glenda Blake at a social, but soon has to rescue her when she is abducted by would-be thieves.
Credits: Script: ? [as Cuthbert] (signed) | Pencils: John Jordan (signed) | Inks: John Jordan (signed)
Genre: Adventure
Characters: Kit Carter Dan Merry

Comic Story (7 pages)
Featuring: Al T. Tude
Synopsis: Lawyers tell Al T. Tude that he has been left a fortune by his recently-deceased uncle. The Uncle's will requires Al to prove his worth, though, by besting the cut-throat Willie Rodent in a race to the hidden treasure.
Credits: Pencils: Art Gates (signed) | Inks: Art Gates (signed)
Genre: Humor
Characters: Al T. Tude Willie Rodent (villain)

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

Comic Story (6 pages) Gulliver's Travels Part 4
Featuring: Fantastic Feature Films
Credits: Script: Jonathan Swift; ? (adaptation) | Pencils: Harold DeLay | Inks: Harold DeLay

Text Story (2 pages) A Pinch of Salt
Credits: Script: Justin Dewey Triem | Letters: typeset

Comic Story (6 pages)
Featuring: Dan'l Flannel
Synopsis: Dan'l sees Abu the Mystic's show when the circus comes to town, and Abu becomes grateful when Dan'l saves him from robbers. In return, Abu grants Dan'l mental powers. Dan'l reads his Uncle Dud's mind and becomes disturbed by what he sees there.
Credits: Pencils: Ed Ryan | Inks: Ed Ryan
Characters: Dan'l Flannel Abu The Mystic Uncle Dud

Comic Story (8 pages)
Featuring: Target and the Targeteers
Synopsis: Bizarre story, narrated by Niles Reed (The Target) to Ed Ryan in which The Target captures Hitler with the plan of bringing him back to the American justice system. On the way back, God appears to them as a speaking cloud with protruding hands, and puts Hitler through a series of trials before releasing him into a hail of Nazi machine gun bullets.
Credits: Pencils: Edward Ryan (signed); Sid Greene (in collaboration with...) | Inks: Edward Ryan (signed)
Genre: Superhero
Characters: Adolf Hitler (dies This Story) Niles Reed (the Target) Ed Ryan (the Artist As Himself) Satan God (portrayed As An Electrically Charged Cloud With Protruding Hands)

Comic Story (5 pages)
Featuring: Speck, Spot, and Sis
Synopsis: Speck's annoying little sister out-performs him in selling war saving stamps, and Speck sees that his hold on the gang's leadership is slipping.
Credits: Script: Jack Warren | Pencils: Jack Warren [as Vincent] (signed) | Inks: Jack Warren [as Vincent] (signed) | Letters: Jack Warren
Genre: Humor

Comic Story (10 pages)
Featuring: Pete Stockbridge, The Chameleon
Credits: Pencils: Al Fagaly (signed) | Inks: Al Fagaly (signed)
Characters: Pete Stockbridge [The Chameleon]

Cartoon (1 page)
Featuring: Targetoons
Credits: Pencils: Norman Oliver (signed) | Inks: Norman Oliver (signed)
Genre: Humor

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