ACTION COMICS (1938) (#0-600, 643-904) (DC) #26 - Bibliography

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Title: [Professor Cobalt's Quack Clinic]

Featuring: Superman

Synopsis: Professor Cobalt, proprietor of the Cobalt Clinic, has his advertisement turned down by the Daily Planet because it makes spurious claims. Clark runs him out after Cobalt gets aggressive with George Taylor. George gets Clark and Lois to investigate the clinic for an exposé.

Character Appearances: Superman; Lois Lane; George Taylor; Professor Clarence Cobalt (villain); Grafton (villain); Tommy; Little Mary; Dr. Wortington

Credits: Jerry Siegel (Script), Paul Lauretta ? (pages 1-5); Paul Cassidy (pages 6-13) (Pencils), Paul Lauretta? (Inks), ? (Colors), ? (Letters).

Title: [Trapped in the Snow]

Featuring: Pep Morgan

Synopsis: On a hunting expedition to Saskatchewan, Canada, Pep and his friend Pierre are snowed in and must traverse hundreds of miles to get to the next outpost before another storm.

Character Appearances: Pep Morgan; Pierre

Credits: ? (Script), Fred Guardineer (as Gene Baxter) (Pencils), Fred Guardineer (as Gene Baxter) (Inks), ? (Colors), ? (Letters).

Title: [Rescued]

Featuring: Black Pirate

Synopsis: The Black Pirate is trapped in a shark-infested sea. After fighting them off, he is picked up by another ship, run by Captain Courtney. When they dock at Savannah, Jon Valor leaves town on horseback. He meets up with a childhood friend, Jeanne, at an inn. That night, a bearded intruder comes to the inn and demands the Black Pirate.

Character Appearances: The Black Pirate; Captain Courtney; Jeanne; Captain Ruff's brother (villain)

Credits: ? (Script), Sheldon Moldoff (Pencils), Sheldon Moldoff (Inks), ? (Colors), ? (Letters).

Title: [Ingrid Svenson's Inheritance]

Featuring: Three Aces

Synopsis: Looking for adventure in California, Gunner encounters a crying girl, Ingrid Svensen, in a diner. She needs an flight to New Guinea to retrieve pearls from on top of Devil Mountain, pearls that her father left to her in his will. Once there, the Three Aces have to figure out how to help Ingrid get the pearls.

Character Appearances: Fog Fortune; Gunner Bill; Whistler Will (all as the Three Aces); Ingrid Svensen; New Guinea natives

Credits: ? (Script), Chad Grothkopf (Pencils), Chad Grothkopf (Inks), ? (Colors), ? (Letters).

Title: Introducing "Miss X"

Featuring: Tex Thomson

Character Appearances: Tex Thomson; Bob Daley; Miss X (intro); Special Prosecutor Maloney; J. Vander Wallace (villain); Lefty

Credits: ? (Script), Bernard Baily (Pencils), Bernard Baily (Inks), ? (Colors), ? (Letters).

Title: Message to the Major (part 2)

Character Appearances: Subaltern Jones

Credits: Gardner Fox (Script), ? (spot illustration) (Pencils), ? (spot illustration) (Inks), ? (Colors), typeset (Letters).

Title: [Claim Jumpers]

Featuring: Clip Carson

Synopsis: Clip runs into Marion Trent in New York City and ends up helping her get to her father's cabin in the Hudson Bay area. Her father found a lode, and Jacques Frontenac and his spies are after the location.

Character Appearances: Clip Carson; Marion Trent; James Trent; Jacques Frontenac (villain); the "devil wolf" (villain)

Credits: ? (Script), Sheldon Moldoff (Pencils), Sheldon Moldoff (Inks), ? (Colors), ? (Letters).

Title: The Jagtooth Gold Mine

Featuring: Zatara

Synopsis: Zatara and Tong are in the far north searching for the Jagtooth Gold Mine he has been commissioned to find. At a cabin beset by the plague, Zatara gives the inhabitants medicine and asks them about the mine. They say that the mine is guarded by a vicious man, Tony, whom Zatara will have to defeat to return the mine to his friend, Henri Jardine.

Character Appearances: Zatara; Tong; Annette Devere; Francois Devere; Henri Jardine (flashback); Tony (villain)

Credits: ? (Script), Fred Guardineer (Pencils), Fred Guardineer (Inks), ? (Colors), ? (Letters).

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Publisher: DC ComicsTitle: ACTION COMICS (1938) (#0-600, 643-904) (DC)
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