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Published
1950
Page count
?
Cover price
6d [0-0-6 AUP]
Colour
Black & white
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Matte colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic
Branding
None

Credits

Editing
, editor

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Show/hide Cover Untitled (The Dollman) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
The Dollman
Genre
Superhero
Show/hide 1. Untitled (The Doll Man) Comic story, 11 pages

"You can't do monkey business with the Doll Man!"

Featuring

Feature
The Doll Man
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Doll Man [Darrel Dane]; Polka Dot [James Lord] (villain, introduction)

Credits

Writing
Bill Woolfolk, scripter
Art
Jack Spranger, line art
Text
, letterer
Editing
Gwen Hansen, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Feature Comics (Quality, 1939 series) #117 (December 1947)
Untitled [Polka Dot on the Spot!]

Synopsis

Doll Man is seeing spots before his eyes as he tries to cope with a department store owner clad head-to-toe in a dotted suit.

Show/hide 2. Untitled (The Spirit) Comic story, 7 pages

"Slippery Eall caught"

Featuring

Feature
The Spirit
Genre
Detective-mystery
Characters
Slippery Eall (introduction, modelled on Eisner); Bellows (Kanegson); Dapperish (Grandenetti); The Spirit; Warden Barrs; Commissioner Dolan; Ebony White

Credits

Writing
Will Eisner, scripter
Art
Will Eisner, line art
 
Jerry Grandenetti, backgrounds
Text
Abe Kanegson, letterer
Editing
, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
The Spirit (Register & Tribune, 1940 series) #30/11/1947 (30 November 1947)
Slippery Eall
Also printed
United States
Will Eisner's The Spirit Archives (DC, 2000 series) #15 ([December] 2004)
Slippery Eall

Synopsis

The Spirit is at the state prison waiting for a rumored jail break.

Show/hide 3. A Girl's Peril (Captain Easy) Comic story, ? pages

Featuring

Feature
Captain Easy
Genre
Adventure

Status

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This issue includes help from

  • Geoff Harrison

AusReprints ID

  • 63126

Entry created

  • 20/07/2011

Cover added

  • 05/12/2015

Last updated

  • 14/11/2021