Rangers Comics #30

Published
May 1953
Page count
28
Cover price
6d [0-0-6 GBP]
Colour
Black & white
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
Branding
None
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/996212

Credits

Editing
, editor

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Untitled Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Aviation; war

Credits

Art
, line art
Colours
, colourist
Show/hide 1. Set 'Em Up in MiG Alley Comic story, 4 pages

Featuring

Genre
Aviation; war
Characters
Captain Joe Jabara

Credits

Writing
, scripter [as Mark Mathews]
Art
Dick Beck, line art [signed as D. Beck]
Text
, letterer (Iger Shop)
Editing
J. F. Byrne, original Editor
 
S. M. Iger, original Art Director [as Jerry Iger]

Reprint history

First print
United States
Jet Aces (Fiction House, 1952 series) #1 (1952)
Set 'em Up in Mig Alley

Notes

Artist's signature difficult to read, very small, but this is who it appears to be.

Show/hide 2. The Big Blast-Out Comic story, 4 pages

Featuring

Genre
Aviation; war

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Stan Asch , line art [signed]
Text
, letterer
Editing
, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
Australia
War Birds (Fiction House, 1952 series) #1 (1952)
The Big Blast-Out

Notes

The name Asch appears in the first panel, as part of a map of Germany in the background, just above Mannheim.

Show/hide 3. No title recorded (Red Comet) Comic story, 6 pages

"The Red Comet, good will ambassador from Earth, arrives at Naru, a city of icy splendor on the planet Uranus."

Featuring

Feature
Red Comet
Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Writing
, scripter [as Cy Thatcher]
Art
John Celardo, penciller
 
Dan Zolnerowich, inker
 
Joe Doolin, inker
Text
, letterer
Editing
Paul Payne, editor

Reprint history

Based on
United States
Planet Comics (Fiction House, 1940 series) #13 (July 1941)
"The Red Comet, good will ambassador from Earth..."]  (Six of the eight-page Red Comet story)
First print
United States
Planet Comics (Fiction House, 1940 series) #37 (July 1945)
Untitled
Also printed
United Kingdom
Red Comet the Interplanetary Marvel (Atlas Publishing, 1961 series) #3 (October 1961)
Untitled
Show/hide 4. Angels Zero (Buzz Bennett) Comic story, 4 pages

Featuring

Feature
Buzz Bennett
Genre
Aviation; war

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Dick Dillin, line art [signed as Richard A. Dillin]
Text
, letterer
Editing
J. F. Byrne, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
Australia
War Birds (Fiction House, 1952 series) #2 (1952)
Angels Zero
Show/hide 5. The Demon of Devonshire (A Ghost Gallery Thriller) Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Feature
A Ghost Gallery Thriller
Genre
Horror-Suspense

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Jack Abel , line art
Text
, letterer
Editing
J. F. Byrne, original Managing Editor [as J.F. Byrne]

Reprint history

First print
United States
Ghost Comics (Fiction House, 1951 series) #7 (1953)
The Demon of Devonshire

Synopsis

Police inspector Langdon is haunted by ghostly apparitions. The victims' spirits of the killer case he's working on drive him insane. Drew Murdoch steps in and sets up a trap for the fiend.

Show/hide 6. American Bombers Illustration, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Non-fiction; aviation

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
, line art
Text
, letterer

Synopsis

Illustrations of three American bomber planes with brief text descriptions: the Boeing XB-47 Stratojet; the North American B-45 Tornado; and the Consolidated Vultee B-36.

Notes

Likely produced by Australian writer and artist. Printed on back cover.


Status

AusReprints ID

  • 57944

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