Crack Comics #25

Quality Comics

United States

Published
September 1942
Page count
?
Cover price
0.10 USD
Colour
Colour
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/2396

Credits

Editing
Gill Fox

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Untitled (Black Condor) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Black Condor
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Black Condor [Richard Grey, Jr.]

Credits

Art
Gill Fox
Editing
Gill Fox
Show/hide 1. The Pumpkinhead Plot (Black Condor) Comic story, 9 pages

Featuring

Feature
Black Condor
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Black Condor [Richard Grey, Jr.]; Sen. Pumpkinhead Hardy (first appearance); Jasper Crow (first appearance; villain); Elsa Papendorf (first appearance; villain; death); various spies (first appearance; villains; death)

Credits

Art
John Cassone
Show/hide 2. Joe Chang's Guerillas (Spitfire) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Spitfire
Genre
Aviation
Characters
Spitfire [Tex Adams]; Joe Chang (first appearance); Japanese (villains)

Credits

Script
Al McWilliams
Art
Al McWilliams
Show/hide 3. Sweet Nothings (Slap Happy Pappy) Comic story, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Slap Happy Pappy
Genre
Gags

Credits

Script
Jack Cole
Pencils
Jack Cole (Ralph Johns)
Inks
Jack Cole
Show/hide 4. Pen Miller's Nazi Double (Pen Miller) Comic story, 5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Pen Miller
Genre
Detective
Characters
Pen Miller; Pen's secretary (first appearance); Scribbler (first appearance; villain); Hack (first appearance; villain); Mummer (first appearance; villain)

Credits

Script
Klaus Nordling
Art
Klaus Nordling
Show/hide 5. Who Is He? (Don Q) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Don Q
Genre
Spy
Characters
Don Q; A German field marshall (first appearance; villain; death); Gen. Gerichter (first appearance; villain; death); Captain Grunz (villains); Nazis (villains)

Credits

Script
Vernon Henkel
Art
Vernon Henkel
Show/hide 6. Untitled (Jane Arden) Comic story, 4 pages

Featuring

Feature
Jane Arden
Genre
Soap opera

Credits

Script
Monte Barrett
Art
Russell E. Ross

Notes

strip reprints; last appearance

Show/hide 7. Untitled (Molly the Model) Comic story, 2 pages

Featuring

Feature
Molly the Model
Genre
Humor
Characters
Molly The Model

Credits

Script
Joe Devlin
Art
Joe Devlin
Show/hide 8. Untitled (Rube Goldberg's Side Show) Comic story, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Rube Goldberg's Side Show
Genre
Gags

Credits

Script
Rube Goldberg
Art
Rube Goldberg

Notes

strip reprint

Show/hide 9. In Deep Water (Hack O'Hara) Comic story, 5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Hack O'Hara
Genre
Adventure
Characters
Hack O'Hara; Toughy (first appearance)

Credits

Art
John Cassone
Show/hide 10. The Secret of Mouse Malone (Alias the Spider) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Alias the Spider
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Script
Paul Gustavson
Art
Paul Gustavson

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Giant Batman Album (Colour Comics, 1962 series) #30 ([1975])
Untitled
From GCD
in Detective Comics (DC, 1937 series) #441 (June-July 1974)
in Läderlappen (Semic Press AB, 1976 series) #12/1976

Notes

V: Mouse Malone, Honest Abe Lavery (I for both), Slippery, Joe (I, D for both)

Show/hide 11. Untitled (Ned Brant) Comic story, 4 pages

Featuring

Feature
Ned Brant
Genre
Sports

Credits

Script
Bob Zuppke
Art
E. W. DePew

Notes

strip reprints; last appearance

Show/hide 12. The White Leopard (Eric Vale) Text story, 2 pages

Featuring

Feature
Eric Vale
Genre
Adventure
Characters
Eric Vale

Credits

Author
Larry Spain?
Letters
typeset
Show/hide 13. Untitled (Snappy) Comic story, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Snappy
Genre
Gags

Credits

Script
Arthur Beeman
Art
Arthur Beeman
Show/hide 14. Raid In Holland (Tor) Comic story, 5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tor
Characters
Tor; Dutch Van Meer (first appearance; death); Nazis (villains)

Credits

Script
Fred Guardineer
Art
Fred Guardineer
Show/hide 15. The Gonky Mob Copycat Crimes (Clock) Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Feature
Clock
Genre
Detective
Characters
Clock [Brian O'Brien]; Butch; Gonky (first appearance; villain); Rip (first appearance; villain); Slug (first appearance; villain)

Credits

Script
George Brenner
Art
George Brenner

Notes

Butch mentions that she should've teamed with The Spirit; Clock: "The Spirit--BAH!!"; Clock has Spirit / Dr. Strange style window


Status

AusReprints ID

  • 34693

Entry created

  • 28/10/2007

Index completed

  • 04/03/2010

Last updated

  • 04/03/2010