September 6, 2011
Men of Mystery 22
New to MOM this issue is Manhunter, the blue-costumed crimefighter and his wonder dog, Thor! Here, he battles a voodoo queen in an untitled story from Quality’s Police Comics #10. Old Sterling Comics favorite Captain Flash returns in “The Fight Of The Century”, from Captain Flash #3, May of 1955, as drawn by Mike Sekowsky. Lev Gleason’s Crimebuster appears in a story from late in his run in Boy Comics, “Big Trap…Tender Bait”-written by Charles Biro and drawn by Ed Martinott. Also, Fawcett’s Don Winslow of The Navy “Climbs Mount Everest”, as rendered by Carl PFeufer and John Jordan, an adventure of Will Eisner’s Espionage- Starring The Black X from an early Smash Comics issue, #14. Plus- The Human Bomb, drawn by his creator, Paul Gustavson, in another story from Police Comics #10. Color cover, interiors are black and white with graytones. 52-page standard comic book format. Printed in 2000.