Lawbreakers Always Lose #3

United States

Marvel Comics

United States

Published
August 1948
Page count
52
Cover price
0.10 USD
Colour
Colour
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/211208

Credits

Editing
Stan Lee, editor

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Untitled Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Crime

Credits

Art
Syd Shores, penciller
 
Vince Alascia, inker
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer

Reprint history

Printed in
Lawbreakers Always Lose (Bell Features, 1948 series) #3 ([circa September 1948])

Notes

Alascia inks per Nick Caputo, December 2019. Previous indexer credited Shores.

Show/hide 1. Murder Has a Sweet Tooth! Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Genre
Crime
Code
SL-2934

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
, line art
 
Mike Sekowsky , penciller
Colours
, colourist
Text
Joe Letterese, letterer
 
Artie Simek, letterer (splash)

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Crime-Busters (Transport, 1953? series) #4 ([October 1952?])
Murder Has a Sweet Tooth

Notes

Pencils credit from atlastales.com

Show/hide 2. Till Crime Do You Part! Comic story, 4 pages

Featuring

Genre
Crime
Code
3134

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
John Buscema, penciller
 
, inker
Colours
, colourist
Text
Joe Letterese, letterer
 
Artie Simek, letterer (splash panel)

Notes

John Buscema credit from Back-Up #14 (edited by Tristan Lapoussière) (info via Stéphane Petit on the Error Tracker, January 2009).

Show/hide 3. Too Many Mistakes! Text story, 2 pages

Featuring

Genre
Crime
Code
SL-2976

Credits

Writing
, author
Text
, typeset
Show/hide 4. Untitled Advertisement, 0.5 pages

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
, line art
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer

Notes

House ad for Namora comics.

Show/hide 5. Death Comes Knockin' Every Day! Comic story, 10 pages

Featuring

Genre
Crime
Code
2732

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Mike Sekowsky, penciller
 
, inker
Colours
, colourist
Text
Joe Letterese, letterer

Notes

Pencils credit from atlastales.com

Show/hide 6. Untitled (Wanted by the F.B.I.) Public service announcement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Wanted by the F.B.I.
Genre
Crime

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
, line art
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer
Show/hide 7. Bait for a Killer! Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Genre
Crime
Code
2820

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
, line art
Colours
, colourist
Text
Artie Simek, letterer
Show/hide 8. My Hobby ...Murder! Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Genre
Crime
Code
2714

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
John Severin, penciller
 
, inker
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer

Notes

Pencils credit from atlastales.com


Notes

Information on this issue supplied by Tom Lammers and the Atlas Timely discussion list.

The on-sale date is from the publication date recorded in the Catalog of Copyright Entries, Third Series, Vol. 2, Part 2, No. 1, Periodicals, 1948, p. 68, Copyright number: B134490.

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 103900

Entry created

Cover added

Index completed