THE YEAR WAS
John Force #3
Written by Paul Reinman(artist), Richard E. Hughes(writer)
Issued May/Jun 1962
Issue containing three illustrated tales and one text story:
Soldier Without A Gun
- 12 pages - John Force's success record attracts the attention of a foreign agent, Dr. Petrov, who kidnaps him and uses hypnosis to gain the secret and then the medallion, leaving Force powerless.
The King Is Dead!
- 5 pages - The king of Rodania is much loved by his people but the head of his secret police wants him dead.
Beware of the Black Brigade
- 9 pages - The thugs of the Black Brigade are spreading across Europe using a protection racket to pay for their expansion. To infiltrate their headquarters, John Force uses a mad scientist's shrinking 2D ray machine to become 6" tall. The 2-page text story is:
Here are the pages I have of it.