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The Adventures of Smilin' Jack Samuel Eppy, Inc. - 1943
Notes: Cards were issued in 16-card "strips" and showed black-and-white movie stills or drawings on fronts and story text on backs. Cards were inscribed "Buy War Bonds and Stamps for Victory." Thanks to Mark Finn via Vintage Non-Sports Cards for filling in a few gaps! American Card Catalog reference is R4. Scans are posted at the Vintage Non-Sports Cards gallery.
No. Card Text 1 JACK Martin (Smilin' Jack). Ace Pilot, barnstormer 2 TOMMY THOMPSON (Edgar Barrier). Tommy Thompson, ro 3 CAPTAIN WING (Keye Luke). An associate of Smilin' 4 JANET THOMPSON (Marjorie Lord). Sister of Soldier 5 MAH LING (Cyril Delevanti). Mah Ling is High Pries 6 GEN. KAI Ling (Sidney Toler). This man is typical 7 KAGEYAMA (Turhan Bey). A sly, clever and treachero 8 JUDE Miller (Rose Hobart). Gertrude Miller, a pres 9 Jack Martin, known wherever there is flying danger 10 Smilin' Jack visits Janet Thompson, sister of Tomm 11 Captain Wing glimpses the knife-thrower through th 12 In searching the unconscious Jap the man's shirt s 13 Smilin' Jack and Janet are sure that Tommy must ha 14 Gertrude Miller enters the private office of Kagey 15 Smilin' Jack has changed his mind about going home 16 It is early morning. The Chinese plane waits for J 17 What has gone before: Smilin' Jack Martin, America 18 Disengaging his ripcord just in the nick of time J 19 The Jap henchmen arrive in Mandon before Smilin' J 20 As soon as the Americans are taken away the Japs d 21 As the Jap henchmen spirit the governor away, one 22 Lo San, the High Priest, holds back the infuriated 23 Jack sees a shadow over his shoulder. Drawing his 24 Smilin' Jack now tells Lo San his entire story. Th 25 What has gone before: Smilin' Jack Martin, ace Ame 26 Lo San, the High Priest, instructs his fierce guar 27 In China Gertrude Miller and Kageyama hear the rep 28 Back at Mandon the High Priest's soldiers have rel 29 The wily Jap has arrived ahead of the Americans an 30 The Jap renegade crumples on the Temple steps. His 31 Now the High Priest sees for himself that the guar 32 The Jap guard lying on the steps of the Temple had 33 What has gone before: Smilin' Jack, ace American f 34 Impressed with Smilin' Jack's quick-witted action 35 The message low at first, begins to come in strong 36 In spite of the vigilance of Fraulein von Teufel a 37 Smilin' Jack knows that the danger is not over. He 38 Smilin' Jack returns to his apartment after his fa 39 In a mysterious lodging along the China waterfront 40 Suddenly the floor gives away beneath Smilin' Jack 41 What has gone before: Smilin' Jack, ace American f 42 In spite of Smilin' Jack's bravery, Mah Ling is st 43 Waiting for a time when only Janet is with Mah Lin 44 In Jack's apartment Tommy finds signs of a scuffle 45 Smilin' Jack is frantic when he learns about Mah L 46 Janet Thompson is almost ill over the disappearanc 47 Miss Miller, the Nazi spy, assembles her murderous 48 Appearing suddenly through a secret door in the wa 49 What has gone before: Smilin' Jack, American flyin 50 On his way to the docks Smilin' Jack remembers whe 51 Arriving at the chandler's shop Jack begins lookin 52 The police find the chandler's shop easily through 53 After cleaning up the chandler's shop, Smilin' Jac 54 Learning through Janet that Jack has rescued Mah L 55 General Kai Ling and his staff acompany Mah Ling t 56 Arrangements are made for a final meeting with the 57 What has gone before: Smilin' Jack Martin, America 58 Before leaving Hong Kong a final meeting is held a 59 As Sir Cecil turns over the signed pact to Jack fo 60 The great clipper leaves for Honolulu. Aboard are 61 British intelligence had warned Jack that plans ha 62 Jack and Tommy give one after another of the priso 63 Sansone died without again speaking. Both Jack and 64 A close search of all passengers discloses nothing 65 What has gone before: Smilin' Jack Martin, great A 66 The search of clipper passengers is suddenly stopp 67 On the sub the Jap captain gives Mah Ling one hour 68 After capturing the officers and radio operator on 69 At first the Jap crew members refuse to obey and g 70 After the battle on the submarine is over Smilin' 71 When the Japs learn that a freighter is on the way 72 Forgetting all about capture now the Jap crew rush 73 What has gone before: Smilin' Jack Martin, his pal 74 As the submarine continues to sink, the German cap 75 Before sending his prisoners below the Captain loo 76 The prisoners have been shut in what appears to be 77 With the boat all finished and covered up again th 78 Almost immediately after the men have gone, other 79 In a few minutes it is dark enough to launch the b 80 Smilin' Jack uses the ship's radio to contact the 81 What has gone before: Guarding Mah Ling, governor 82 Smilin' Jack and his party are finally rescued by 83 Miller is visited by a skulking Nazi agent known a 84 Miller is taken to Blenker hideout on a lonely riv 85 Mah Ling is carefully guarded in a secret apartmen 86 Arriving at Mah Ling's apartment, Smilin' Jack sus 87 Search of the other rooms of the apartment finds W 88 Smilin' Jack races to Miller's apartment rememberi 89 What has gone before: Smilin' Jack Martin and asso 90 Janet informs Miller that Jack believes the jewele 91 Miller then rushes by short cut to the derelict ba 92 Tommy and Capt. Wing follow Jack's instructions an 93 Wu Tan is very worried about Mah Ling. He urges Ja 94 Tricking the police into removing his handcuffs, S 95 Jack has been following Blenker and suddenly appea 96 Smilin' Jack gives himself up to the police. With 97 What has gone before: Smilin' Jack Martin and his 98 After the signing of the Pact Jack feels that he n 99 Working with the police to discover Mah Ling's mur 100 Advised by Miller that Smilin' Jack will visit him 101 Half dazed they had forgotten momentarily that Cap 102 After taking Wing to the hospital Tommy reports to 103 Continuing from the wrecked car Smilin' Jack finds 104 Smilin' Jack finds himself looking into the barrel 105 What has gone before: Smilin' Jack and his associa 106 Wu Tan becomes the real head of the Mandon governm 107 Wu Tan now tells Kai Ling that he can divulge the 108 Soon after Jack's visit with General Ling he gets 109 "Not so fast, Mr. Jack ... please to put down gun 110 Knowing that he was walking into a trap, Jack warn 111 In her Chinese costume Miss Miller, accompanied by 112 When Miller turns to confront Kageyama again she f 113 What has gone before: Smilin' Jack Martin, ace Ame 114 Running true to form, Kageyama, once he has the up 115 Jack's native spies have located the distant cabin 116 Miller, however, hasn't allowed Jack to put one ov 117 Just as Miller finishes speaking, the sound of a g 118 More trouble is in store for Jack and the Mandon p 119 Wu Tan has been active on his own. While Jack was 120 Threatened with instant death Kato is forced to ca 121 What has gone before: Smilin' Jack Martin, ace Ame 122 Arriving at the rendezvous Jack and his party is m 123 After days of hard travel Jack and his caravan ar 124 Jack is finally called to the Temple where he agai 125 During the night false Temple guards allow Kato's 126 Just as Jack is about to try the ordeal of the hot 127 After being refreshed, Jack is called to the priva 128 At last the mission of Smilin' Jack ends successfu Searchwords: jahoc, yr1943, mfrEppy, catMedia©2014 Jeff Allender. Comments, updates, & corrections are welcomed!