Logged in as: Guest User [ Log in ] [ Register ]
Search:




 
about ]  [ chat ]  [ messageboard / forum ]   [ donate ]   [ faq ]   [ contact us ]

Home Lev Gleason Comics / Comics House Publications Silver Streak Comics Silver Streak Comics 017 (diff ver)-38pgs
   We are the best site for downloading FREE public domain Golden Age Comics. All files here have been researched by our staff and users to make sure they are copyright free and in the public domain. To start downloading just register an account and enjoy these great comic books. We do not charge per download and the goal of the project is to archive these comic books online and make them widely available.



Filesize: 19.18 MB
Uploader: freddyfly
Downloads: 660
Views: 4653
 
 
Paper scans. Front cover + 4 stories: Daredevil, Silver Streak, Captain Battle, Pirate Prince (& the CapB illustrated text story).
A bhcomics scan (except the cover)!
Issue: #17
Published: December 1941, Price: 0.10 USD, Pages: 68, Editing: Lev Gleason
Color: Full Color Dimensions: Standard Golden Age U.S. Paper Stock: Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior Binding: Saddle-Stitched Publishing Format: Was Ongoing
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. 4.
 Comic Contents:
Cover (1 page)
Featuring: Captain Battle; Silver Streak
Genre: Superhero
Characters: Captain Battle [Jonathan Battle] Hale Battle Silver Streak Meteor [Mickey O'Toole]

Text Story (1 page)
Featuring: Laffs
Credits: Script: D. B. Icove | Pencils: D. B. Icove | Inks: D. B. Icove | Letters: typeset
Genre: Humor

Comic Story (13 pages) The Death Ray
Featuring: Captain Battle
Synopsis: A group of men appear to be vampires, but are revealed to be simply Nazis wearing glider wings.
Characters: Captain Battle [Jonathan Battle] Hale Battle Dr. Dracula (intro Death) Professor Fosdick

Comic Story (5 pages) The Duke of Pyewk
Featuring: The Pirate Prince
Synopsis: The Pirate Prince drops anchor and a party goes ashore to get tree trunks to replace a broken spar. They are attacked by a group of violent natives, but are saved by a large gorilla, who is taken aboard and named Bombo. Some time later, Prince visits Lady Marie, only to find she is betrothed to the Duke of Pyewk. Prince saves Marie and substitutes Bombo in her wedding dress and face-covering veil. At the wedding ceremony Pyewk lifts the veil to kiss the bride and gets the shock of his life.
Genre: Adventure Historical
Characters: The Pirate Prince Lady Marie The Duke Of Pyewk

Comic Story (5 pages) The Moving Idol
Featuring: Cloud Curtis
Synopsis: The Golden Bullet fails to respond to Cloud's piloting and crash lands in the South American jungle. Traveling on foot, Cloud encounter crocodiles, pythons and other jungle dangers, but eventually comes to a clearing, where there is large idol of Ratzinatzi, the demon god of the ancient Incas. Before his eyes the statue moves backwards.
Credits: Script: Carl Formes ?
Genre: Adventure Jungle
Characters: Cloud Curtis

Comic Story (6 pages) The Sea of Death
Featuring: The Bingham Boys
Synopsis: Bobby, Billy, Dusty and Specs are traveling home on board of a liner, when through a porthole Count Buloe spots Dusty with the fabled sword of Genghis Khan. Billy and Bobby thwart his plans to steal it. His henchmen approach in a small craft and Dusty makes the count gesture for them to approach, at which point they are captured.
Genre: Adventure
Characters: Bobby Bingham Billy Bingham Dusty Travis Specs Count Buloe

Text Story (3 pages) Captain Battle's Gamble With Death, or, Saving a Wretched Life
Featuring: Captain Battle
Credits: Letters: typeset
Genre: Superhero
Characters: Captain Battle [Jonathan Battle] Hale Battle Richard Blaine

Comic Story (9 pages) The Kingdom of the Ghoul
Featuring: Daredevil
Genre: Superhero
Characters: Daredevil [Bart Hill] The Ghoul (intro) Tonia Saunders

Comic Story (1 page)
Featuring: Men On Patrol
Genre: Humor Military

Comic Story (5 pages) The Glitter Girl and the Hillbilly
Featuring: Presto Martin, "Quick Change Detective"
Genre: Adventure Detective-mystery
Characters: Captain Presto Martin Mr. Goldbyn Rose Marie Hatchett Amos L. Hokum

Comic Story (7 pages) The Ghost Ships
Featuring: Dickie Dean, the Boy Inventor
Genre: Adventure
Characters: Dickie Dean "Zip" Todd

Comic Story (8 pages) The Reign of Death
Featuring: Silver Streak & Meteor
Synopsis: Silver Streak and Meteor respond to a report telling of Nazis overrunning a South American nation.
Genre: Superhero
Characters: Silver Streak Meteor

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


Home Lev Gleason Comics / Comics House Publications Silver Streak Comics Silver Streak Comics 017 (diff ver)-38pgs
Back to Top