This is just one of 645 Comics that was released in this series. These were full 16 page comics that were released in newspapers in the 1940's. These are not comic strips. These were full comics. This one was three stories long. The stories are The Spirit, Lady Luck and Mr. Mystic.
This issue does not feature the Spirit
prominently instead focusing on the story of a crime-lord know as Slim Pickins. Slim tells a young man named Johnny Beaver
the mistakes of his life and his run in with the Spirit.
Lady Luck looks into a friend who is being manipulated by her aunt. What her friend doesn't know is that her Aunt has been dead a long time. It is up to Lady Luck to put an end to this macabre manipulation. Mr. Mystic
Mr. Mystic and his lady friend are set upon by ghosts in a haunted mansion. The main Gost want to make the woman his bride and it is up to Mr. Mystic to stop him.