COLE, L. B.
 Name and vital stats
  COLE, LEONARD BRANDT [1918-95] (artist; editor; art director)
 Education
  Dr. of Anatomy & Physiology, University of Berlin
 Family in arts
  Wife: Ellen Cole
 Print Media (non-comics)
  Art Director: Magazines: 1956-58 Alfred Hitchcock Magazine> 56 57 58
  Art Director: Magazines: c1943 Consolidated Lithography> 43
  Artist: 1957-59 Advertising> 57 58 59
  Artist: Children's magazines
  Artist: Medical illustrator
  Artist: Paperbacks: 1947 Thriller Books> 47
  Artist: Paperbacks: 1950 Stork Original Novels> 50
  Editor & Artist: Magazines: 1953-54 Cosmos Science Fiction> 53 54
  Editor & Artist: Magazines: 1956-58 Rod & Gun> 56 57 58
  Producer & Artist: 1990s Anatomy books> 90 91 92 93 94 95 96 97 98 99
 Commercial Art & Design
  Instructional materials: Audio-visuals for University Films 1964-c79> 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79
 Additional biography
  Comic Book Marketplace #30 Dec., 1995; #43 Jan., 1997
  Comics Forum [U.K.] #10 Spr., 1996
  Oversteet Price Guide 1981 [cover/interior art]
 Honors
  Inkpot Award (San Diego Comicon) 1981> 81
 Comics Studio (Shop)
  CHESLER STUDIO (pen/ink/) late-1930s> 37 38 39
  FERSTADT STUDIO (pen/ink/) c1942-c43> 42 43
  L. B. COLE STUDIO (head/) 1943-48> 43 44 45 46 47 48
 3-D ZONE
  Covers (pen/ink/) 1987-90 reprint> 87 88 89 90
 AC COMICS
  CAT-MAN AND KITTEN (pen/) 1994 in GOLDEN AGE GREATS reprint> 94
  Illustration (pen/ink/) 1994 reprint> 94
  MISS VICTORY (pen/) 1996 in GOLDEN AGE GREATS reprint> 96
 NEW COMICS GROUP
  Covers (paint/) 1945-48> 45 46 47 48
 Note on comics career
  Paintings: re-creations of his comics covers c1980+> 80 81 82 83
 ACE PERIODICALS
  CAPTAIN COURAGEOUS (pen/ink/) 1943> 43
  HAP HAZARD (ink/) 1944> 44
  LASH LIGHTNING (pen/ink/) 1942> 42
  MAGNO (pen/ink/) 1943> 43
  PAUL REVERE JR. (pen/ink/) 1943> 43
  Romance (pen/ink/) 1949/53> 49 53
  SWORD, THE (ink/) 1944> 44
  UNKNOWN SOLDIER, THE (pen/ink/) 1943> 43
 AMERICAN COMICS GROUP
  Various features (pen/ink/) 1951> 51
 AVIATION PRESS
  BLACK VENUS (pen/ink/) 1944-45> 44 45
  BLACK VENUS, TOMMY TOMAHAWK, GOLDEN EAGLE (pen/) 1944> 44
  CONTACT COMICS~ (ed/) 1945-46> 45 46
  Covers (pen/ink/) 1944-46 for CONTACT COMICS> 44 45 46
  DOGFIGHT (pen/) 1944> 44
  FLYING TIGERS BOMBING JAPANESE AIRFIELD (pen/) 1944> 44
  GOLDEN EAGLE (pen/) 1945> 45
  TOMMY TOMAHAWK (pen/) 1945> 45
  WARHAWK (pen/ink/) 1940s> 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49
 CHESLER PUBLICATIONS
  BLACK COBRA (pen/ink/) 1945> 45
 DC COMICS
  FLASH (asst/) 1942> 42
 DELL PUBLICATIONS
  DRACULA~ (art dir/ed/) 1962> 62
  DUNC AND LOO~ (art dir/ed/) 1962-63> 62 63
  Support (art dir/ed/) 1962-63> 62 63
  TALES FROM THE TOMB~ (art dir/ed/) 1962> 62
  UNIVERSAL PICTURES PRESENTS DRACULA, THE MUMMY AND OTHER STORIES~ (art dir/ed/) 1963> 63
  WAR HEROES~ (pen/ink/) 1943> 43
 ESSANKAY PUBLICATIONS
  Covers (paint/) 1949> 49
  SMASH SPORTS HITS~ (pen/ink/) 1949> 49
 FARRELL PUBLICATIONS
  BLACK COBRA (pen/ink/) 1945 [Imprint: FOUR-STAR]> 45
  CAPTAIN FLIGHT (pen/ink/) 1945> 45
  Covers (pen/ink/) 1945-47 [Imprint: FOUR-STAR]> 45 46 47
  ROUND-THE-CLOCK TORTURE (pen/) 1945> 45
 FAWCETT COMICS
  DON WINSLOW OF THE NAVY (pen/ink/) c1943> 43
 GILBERTON
  BEST FROM BOY'S LIFE~ (pen/ink/) 1958> 58
  BLACK BEAUTY (pen/ink/) 1960> 60
  CLASSICS ILLUSTRATED SPECIAL~ (pen/ink/) 1959> 59
  Covers (pen/ink/) 1950/58-60> 50 58 59 60
  GREEN MANSIONS (pen/) 1950> 50
  Support (art dir/ed/) 1958-61> 58 59 60 61
  WILD ANIMALS I HAVE KNOWN (pen/ink/) 1959> 59
  WORLD AROUND US, THE~ (pen/ink/) 1958> 58
 HAMILTON COMICS
  Covers (paint/) 1991/95 for reprint titles> 91 95
 HOLYOKE PUBLICATIONS
  BLACK RAIDER (pen/ink/) 1945 [Imprint: NARRATIVE]> 45
  BOOMERANG (pen/ink/) 1944> 44
  CAT-MAN (pen/ink/) 1946> 46
  Covers (pen/ink/paint/) 1943-46 included [Imprint: ET-ES-GO]> 43 44 45 46
  Illustration (pen/ink/) 1945> 45
  KHAARON (pen/ink/) 1944> 44
  MISS VICTORY (pen/ink/) 1944> 44
  POWER COMICS~ (packag/) 1945 [Imprint: NARRATIVE]> 45
  RECKONER, THE (pen/) 1944> 44
  SATAN (pen/ink/)
  Support (art dir/ed/) 1943-45 [Imprint: CONTINENTAL]> 43 44 45
  SUSPENSE COMICS~ (pen/) 1943-44 [Imprint: ET-ES-GO]> 43 44
  War (pen/ink/) 1944> 44
 I.W. PUBLICATIONS
  Covers (pen/ink/) 1958> 58
  GUNMASTER / GREGORY GAYLE (pen/ink/) 1964 reprint> 64
 LEV GLEASON
  Backup feature (pen/ink/) in BLACK DIAMOND WESTERN
 LIVING LIBRARY
  LIVING BIBLE (paint) 1945-46 covers&&
 MAGAZINE ENTERPRISES
  Covers (pen/ink/) 1948> 48
  MANHUNT~ (pen/ink/) 1947> 47
  RED FOX (pen/ink/) 1947-48> 47 48
  TRAIL COLT~ (pen/ink/) 1949> 49
 SPOTLIGHT COMICS
  Covers (pen/ink/paint/) 1944-45> 44 45
  Filler (pen/ink/) 1945> 45
  GREAT~ (pen/ink/) 1945> 45
  SHIP AHOY~ (pen/ink/) 1944> 44
  TAILSPIN~ (pen/ink/) 1944> 44
 NOVELTY COMICS
  CADET, THE (pen/ink/) 1944-45> 44 45
  Covers (paint/) 1948-49> 48 49
  DICK COLE (pen/ink/) 1948-49> 48 49
 ORBIT PUBLICATIONS
  Covers (paint/) 1945-46> 45 46
  PATCHES~ (packag/) 1946-47> 46 47
  TAFFY COMICS~ (packag/) 1946-47> 46 47
  TOY TOWN~ (packag/) 1946-47> 46 47
  WIGGLES THE WONDERWORM (pen/ink/) 1945> 45
 QUALITY COMICS
  WEB OF EVIL~ (pen/ink/) 1952> 52
 RURAL HOME PUBLISHING
  EAGLE~ (packag/) 1945> 45
  MASK COMICS~ (packag/) 1945> 45
  PATCHES~ (packag/) 1945> 45
  TAFFY~ (packag/) 1945> 45
 STAR PUBLICATIONS
  ALL-FAMOUS CRIME~ (co-own/ed/art dir/) 1950/51> 50 51
  ALL-FAMOUS POLICE CASES~ (co-own/ed/art dir/) 1952-54> 52 53 54
  BLUE BOLT COMICS~ (co-own/ed/art dir/) 1949-51> 49 50 51
  BLUE BOLT WEIRD TALES OF TERROR~ (co-own/ed/art dir/) 1951-53> 51 52 53
  CONFESSIONS OF LOVE~ (co-own/ed/art dir/) 1952-53> 52 53
  CONFESSIONS OF ROMANCE~ (co-own/ed/art dir/) 1953-54> 53 54
  Cover (paint/) for BLUE BOLT WEIRD TALES OF TERROR #111 (c) 1951 Star Publications 0227ColeLeonard.jpg> 51
  Covers (paint/) 1950-54> 50 51 52 53 54
  CRIME FIGHTING DETECTIVE~ (co-own/ed/art dir/) 1950-52> 50 51 52
  CRIMINALS ON THE RUN~ (co-own/ed/art dir/) 1948-49> 48 49
  DICK COLE~ (co-own/ed/art dir/) 1949-50> 49 50
  Filler (wr/pen/ink/) 1951> 51
  FILM STARS ROMANCES~ (co-own/ed/art dir/) 1950> 50
  FLAMING WESTERN ROMANCES~ (co-own/ed/art dir/) 1949-50> 49 50
  FOUR MOST BOYS COMICS~ (co-own/ed/art dir/) 1949-50> 49 50
  FRISKY ANIMALS~ (co-own/ed/art dir/) 1951-53> 51 52 53
  FRISKY FABLES~ (co-own/ed/art dir/) 1949-50> 49 50
  FUN COMICS~ (co-own/ed/art dir/) 1953> 53
  GASOLINE ALLEY~ (co-own/ed/art dir/) 1950> 50
  GHOSTLY WEIRD TALES~ (co-own/ed/art dir/) 1953-54> 53 54
  HOLIDAY COMICS~ (co-own/ed/art dir/) 1951-52> 51 52
  HORRORS, THE~ (co-own/ed/art dir/) 1953-54> 53 54
  INDIAN WARRIORS 3-D~ (co-own/ed/art dir/) 1953> 53
  INDIAN WARRIORS~ (co-own/ed/art dir/) 1951> 51
  INDIAN WARRIORS~ (co-own/ed/art dir/pen/ink/) 1953 in 3-D> 53
  INTIMATE SECRETS OF ROMANCE~ (co-own/ed/art dir/) 1953-54> 53 54
  JUNGLE THRILLS 3-D~ (co-own/ed/art dir/) 1953> 53
  JUNGLE THRILLS~ (co-own/ed/art dir/) 1952> 52
  MIGHTY BEAR~ (co-own/ed/art dir/) 1954> 54
  OUTLAWS, THE~ (co-own/ed/art dir/pen/ink/) 1952-54> 52 53 54
  PICTURE SCOPE JUNGLE ADVENTURES~ (co-own/ed/art dir/) 1954> 54
  POPULAR TEEN-AGERS~ (co-own/ed/art dir/) 1950-54> 50 51 52 53 54
  SCHOOL DAY ROMANCES~ (co-own/ed/art dir/) 1949-50> 49 50
  SHOCK DETECTIVE CASES~ (co-own/ed/art dir/) 1952> 52
  SHOCKING MYSTERY CASES~ (co-own/ed/art dir/) 1952-54> 52 53 54
  SPOOK~ (co-own/ed/art dir/) 1953-54> 53 54
  SPORT THRILLS~ (co-own/ed/art dir/) 1950-51> 50 51
  STARTLING TERROR TALES~ (co-own/ed/art dir/) 1952-54> 52 53 54
  SUPER ANIMALS PRESENTS PIDGY AND THE MAGIC GLASSES 3-D~ (co-own/ed/art dir/) 1953> 53
  SUPER CAT~ (co-own/ed/art dir/) 1953-54> 53 54
  TARGET WESTERN ROMANCES~ (co-own/ed/art dir/pen/ink/) 1949-50> 49 50
  TERRIFYING TALES~ (co-own/ed/art dir/pen/ink/) 1953-54> 53 54
  TERRORS OF THE JUNGLE~ (co-own/ed/art dir/) 1952-54> 52 53 54
  THRILLING CRIME CASES~ (co-own/ed/art dir/) 1950-52> 50 51 52
  TOP LOVE STORIES~ (co-own/ed/art dir/) 1951-54> 51 52 53 54
  TRUE-TO-LIFE ROMANCES~ (co-own/ed/art dir/) 1949-54> 49 50 51 52 53 54
  UNSANE~ (co-own/ed/art dir/) 1954> 54
  WESTERN CRIME CASES~ (co-own/ed/art dir/) 1951> 51
  WESTERN FIGHTERS 3-D 3-D~ (co-own/ed/art dir/) 1953> 53
  WHITE RIDER AND SUPER HORSE~ (co-own/ed/art dir/) 1950-51> 50 51
  WILD WEST RODEO~ (co-own/ed/art dir/) 1953> 53
  ZOO ANIMALS~ (co-own/ed/art dir/) 1954> 54