(June 1953)

Fawcett, 1940 Series
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Volume:
26
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
A Fawcett Publication
Editing:
Virginia A. Provisiero; Will Liberson (Executive Editor); W. H. Fawcett, Jr. (President)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding:
Saddle-Stitched
Publishing Format:
Was On-Going Series

Issue Notes

Fawcett advertising offices - 67 W. 44th St, New York 18, New York.


[The Legend Horror] (Table of Contents)

Captain Marvel / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
C. C. Beck
Inks:
C. C. Beck
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain Marvel; Dr. Death (inset); The Kraken
Keywords:
octopi

Dogs and Frogs (Table of Contents)

Wicky and O'Shawnessy / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Rod Reed [as Walter Farmer] (signed)
Pencils:
? (Illustrations)
Inks:
? (Illustrations)
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Wicky; O'Shawnessy.

Indexer Notes

First page starts on inside front cover and concludes with last page on inside back cover.

Captain Marvel Battles the Legend Horror (Table of Contents)

Captain Marvel / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
Kurt Schaffenberger
Inks:
Kurt Schaffenberger
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]; unnamed doctor; The Kraken (villain; dies)
Keywords:
vampire bats

The Hero's Spirit! (Table of Contents)

Dr. Death / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
occult
Characters:
Dr. Death; Jaspar Beyay (dies); Mr. Clayton; Waldo (villain; dies)

A Chesty Retort! (Table of Contents)

Doc Sorebones / filler / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
Humor
Characters:
Doc Sorebones; Charlie

A Fitting Answer! (Table of Contents)

Wilbur The Waiter / filler / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
Humor
Characters:
Wilbur

Undercover Warfare (Table of Contents)

Lance O'Casey / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Lance O'Casey: Commander Gates; Mike Bellew; Ghast (villain)

Indexer Notes

Last Lance O'Casey story.

The Guardians of the Tomb (Table of Contents)

Ibis the Invincible / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
Occult; Superhero
Characters:
Prince Ibis; Taia; Arthur Randall; John Combs; Pharoah En-Tep.
Synopsis:
Two archaeologists are attacked by evil spirits housed in vases from the tomb of Pharoah An-Tep.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Info and synopsis added by Craig Delich 2-2-08.

A Man of Metal! (Table of Contents)

Doc Sorebones / filler / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Doc Sorebones; Mrs. Blab

A Highland Sandwich (Table of Contents)

Wilbur The Waiter / filler / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
Humor
Characters:
Wilbur

Sacrifice Play (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
George Tuska
Inks:
George Tuska
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
War
Characters:
Captain; Beamis; Jowett; Sergeant Parker; Private Downes

Make 'Em and Fly 'Em with Mechanix Illustrated Plans (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
? (ad copy)
Letters:
?; typeset

Indexer Notes

Mechanical plane ad

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [The Legend Horror]
    Captain Marvel
  2. 1. Dogs and Frogs
    Wicky and O'Shawnessy
  3. 2. Captain Marvel Battles the Legend Horror
    Captain Marvel
  4. 3. The Hero's Spirit!
    Dr. Death
  5. 4. A Chesty Retort!
    Doc Sorebones
  6. 5. A Fitting Answer!
    Wilbur The Waiter
  7. 6. Undercover Warfare
    Lance O'Casey
  8. 7. The Guardians of the Tomb
    Ibis the Invincible
  9. 8. A Man of Metal!
    Doc Sorebones
  10. 9. A Highland Sandwich
    Wilbur The Waiter
  11. 10. Sacrifice Play
  12. 11. Make 'Em and Fly 'Em with Mechanix Illustrated Plans
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