(October 1940)

Fiction House, 1940 Series
< Previous Issue |
| Next Issue >
Volume:
?
Price:
0.10 USD; 0.15 CAD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
?
Editing:
Malcolm Reiss (Editor); William E. Eisner (Art Director); S. M. Iger (Feature Editor)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Lair of the Renegade Killer (Table of Contents)

Kaänga / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Dan Zolnerowich
Inks:
Dan Zolnerowich
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
jungle

Lair of the Renegade Killer ["Kidnappers from the civilized world meet the wrath..."] (Table of Contents)

Kaänga / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as Red Bradey]
Pencils:
George Tuska
Inks:
George Tuska
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Kaänga (origin); "The Boss" (introduction, villain, death)

Indexer Notes

The story title is taken from the cover blurb. Ann does not appear in this story.

["The Red Panther is asked to help Toni Beltan..."] (Table of Contents)

The Red Panther / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as Taylor Martin]
Pencils:
Arthur Peddy
Inks:
Arthur Peddy
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Toni Beltan (introduction); Kogh (introduction, villain); Mercurians (introduction, vilain)

Primates or Apes (Table of Contents)

Jungle Facts / filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
? [as Leo Lyon]
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction

["Tabu rallies the ghost animals of a peaceful valley..."] (Table of Contents)

Tabu, Wizard of the Jungle / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as Robert Lewis]
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?; George Carl Wilhelms?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
jungle

Indexer Notes

Very amateurish work. JV posits possible early John Rosenberger? Wilhelms may have touched up the more polished faces on page two.

Fight To the Finish ["Zari dead! Who did this useless killing?"] (Table of Contents)

Wambi, The Jungle Boy / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as Robert Lewis]
Pencils:
Henry Kiefer
Inks:
Henry Kiefer
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
jungle

Indexer Notes

The story title is taken from the cover blurb.

Jitterbug in the Jungle (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Toni Blum [asToni Boone]
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Dirk Hardy

["Across the great inland sea comes a scouting..."] (Table of Contents)

Camilla / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jim Chambers?
Inks:
Jim Chambers?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Sir Champion (guest); Chrisa (introduction); Hitlo (introduction, villain, death); Horo (introduction, villain); Camilla (in a bikini for first time)

Indexer Notes

Another possibility is Jim Mooney.

["A new and startling adventure befalls the jungle explorer..."] (Table of Contents)

Roy Lance / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as Courtney Thomason]
Pencils:
John Celardo ?
Inks:
John Celardo ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Sram (introduction, villain, dream creature); Sunev (introduction, villain, dream creature); Otlup (introduction, villain, dream creature)

["Fantomah, the most remarkable woman in the universe..."] (Table of Contents)

Fantomah / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as Barclay Flagg]
Pencils:
Henry Fletcher
Inks:
Henry Fletcher
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Angel Eyes (introduction, villain, death)
Reprints:

["Mogah, a giant gorilla, wanders across the grasslands..."] (Table of Contents)

Simba, King of the Beasts / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
William M. Allison
Inks:
William M. Allison
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Mogah (introduction, villain, an ape)

["Weak with fatigue, his brave heart almost bursting..."] (Table of Contents)

Terry Thunder / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Al Stahl?
Inks:
Al Stahl?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Anderson the Arab (introduction); Ali Bahd (introduction, villain)
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Lair of the Renegade Killer
    Kaänga
  2. 1. Lair of the Renegade Killer ["Kidnappers from the civilized world meet the wrath..."]
    Kaänga
  3. 2. ["The Red Panther is asked to help Toni Beltan..."]
    The Red Panther
  4. 3. Primates or Apes
    Jungle Facts
  5. 4. ["Tabu rallies the ghost animals of a peaceful valley..."]
    Tabu, Wizard of the Jungle
  6. 5. Fight To the Finish ["Zari dead! Who did this useless killing?"]
    Wambi, The Jungle Boy
  7. 6. Jitterbug in the Jungle
  8. 7. ["Across the great inland sea comes a scouting..."]
    Camilla
  9. 8. ["A new and startling adventure befalls the jungle explorer..."]
    Roy Lance
  10. 9. ["Fantomah, the most remarkable woman in the universe..."]
    Fantomah
  11. 10. ["Mogah, a giant gorilla, wanders across the grasslands..."]
    Simba, King of the Beasts
  12. 11. ["Weak with fatigue, his brave heart almost bursting..."]
    Terry Thunder
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Peter Croome
  • Henry Steele, Hames Ware, Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.
  • Mike Nielsen
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • Henry Steele, Hames Ware, Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.