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All-American Comics 27

ALL-AMERICAN COMICS #27

Cover Date: June 1941
Cover Price: $.10

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Cover Credits:
Art: Howard Purcell


Story: "Introducing Doiby Dickles!" (10 Pages)

Credits:

StoryBill Finger
Layout pencilsSheldon Moldoff
EditingSheldon Mayer

Feature Character(s):

Green Lantern (next in All-Star Comics #5)

Supporting Character(s):

Irene Miller
Mr. Wallace (first appearance; President of Apex Broadcasting)
Doiby Dickles (Charles Dickles; first appearance; a cabdriver; last in flashback in issue #49; wears a Green Lantern costume)

Villain(s):

Barton (first appearance; trying to buy Apex for the experimental tower)

Other Character(s):

Dr. Henry (first appearance; an inventor of a high-power radio tower)

Comment(s):

Sheldon Moldoff and Irwin Hasen credited as Mart Nodell.

Story Reprinted in:

Golden Age Green Lantern Archives #1 (1999)


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Second Story: [No title] (4 Pages)

Credits:

StorySheldon Mayer
ArtSheldon Mayer
LetteringSheldon Mayer
EditingSheldon Mayer

Feature Character(s):

Scribbly Jibbet
Red Tornado (reveals her identity to the Cyclone Kids)

Supporting Character(s):

Cyclone Kid Sisty (Sisty Hunkel)
Cyclone Kid Dinky (Dinky Jibbet)
Gus Hunkel

Villain(s):

A crooked crap game (first appearance for all)

Location(s):

New York City, NY


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Third Story: [No title] (6 Pages)

Credits:

StoryJon L. Blummer
ArtJon L. Blummer
LetteringJon L. Blummer
EditingSheldon Mayer

Feature Character(s):

Hop Harrigan (disguises himself as the Guardian Angel)

Supporting Character(s):

Tank Tinker
Prop Wash

Villain(s):

enemy spies (first appearance)

Location(s):

Panama Canal Zone


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Fourth Story: [No title] (6 Pages)

Credits:

StoryCharles Reizenstein
ArtStan Aschmeier
LetteringStan Aschmeier
EditingSheldon Mayer

Feature Character(s):

Doctor Mid-Nite

Supporting Character(s):

Myra Mason
Hooty

Villain(s):

"Gallows" Gallagher and his gang (first appearance; a prisoner who changes places with his brother)
A crooked warden (first appearance)

Other Character(s):

Gallagher's brother (first appearance; innocent man put in prison to take his brother's place)


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Fifth Story: [No title] (6 Pages)

Credits:

StoryBill O'Connor
PencilsBen Flinton
InksLeonard Sansone
EditingSheldon Mayer

Feature Character(s):

Atom (next in All-Star Comics #5)

Supporting Character(s):

Mary James

Villain(s):

Stroehm (first appearance; burns down his factory)
Kane (first appearance; Stroehm's agent)

Other Character(s):

Mr. Baker (first appearance; framed for arson)
Jimmy Baker and Mrs. Baker (first appearance for both)

Location(s):

Calvin City


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Sixth Story: [No title] (8 Pages)

Credits:

StoryJohn B. Wentworth
ArtHoward Purcell
LetteringHoward Purcell
EditingSheldon Mayer

Feature Character(s):

Sargon the Sorcerer


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Seventh Story: [No title] (8 Pages)

Credits:

StoryJohn B. Wentworth (?)
ArtHarry Lampert
LetteringHarry Lampert
EditingSheldon Mayer

Feature Character(s):

Red, White and Blue:
Red Dugan
Whitey Smith
Blooey Blue
Doris West (last in World's Best Comics #1/2)


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