(Spring 1954)

Fiction House, 1940 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
quarterly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Glen-Kel Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand:
Fiction House Magazines
Editing:
J. F. Byrne (Managing editor)(credited); Jerry Iger (Art Director)(credited)
Color:
Color Cover; Black and White Interior
Dimensions:
Early Issues Standard Golden Age U.S.; Later Issues Standard Silver Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding:
Saddle-Stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Kaänga / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Kaänga; Ann Mason
Keywords:
gorillas

Indexer Notes

The cover illustration, as usual, has no relation to the story

The Big Six of the Comics! (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Wild Boy! (Table of Contents)

Kaänga / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Maurice Whitman (signed)
Inks:
Maurice Whitman (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Kaänga; Ann Mason; Billy Hartley (the wild boy); Musungu; Greg Hartley; Bazolis (African tribe); Hurley; Noguli; Dandy (dog)
Synopsis:
Greg Hartley has come to Kaänga's jungle to find his lost nephew.
Keywords:
hyenas; lions; Nyambo Caves

Indexer Notes

This story continues in the sequence "The Temple of the Leopard."

Congo Justice (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
John Starr
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
jungle

The Temple of the Leopard (Table of Contents)

Kaänga / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Maurice Whitman
Inks:
Maurice Whitman
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Kaänga; Ann Mason; Billy Hartley; Marmo (elephant); Noguli; Musungu; Greg Hartley; Hurley
Synopsis:
Hurley pursues the treasure allegedly hidden by Billy's father. Billy's friend and guardian, Noguli, overcomes Hurley, and Billy is reunited with his uncle.
Keywords:
leopards

Indexer Notes

Part 2 of the story begun in the sequence, "Wild Boy!" This sequence's page numbering continues directly from "Wild Boy!"

The Firebirds (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bill Benulis
Inks:
Bill Benulis
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Mr. Belmont; Billy Maxon; Sulagi; Hawker; Boku; Rossi; Mrs. Maxon
Synopsis:
A terrorist group vows to drive all whites from Africa. Their leader, Boku, is shot by a young white boy.
Keywords:
Mau Mau

Jackal-Man (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Hakkim Rood [also called Drood] (the jackal-man); Maggie Kendall; Mako; Dr. Crane
Synopsis:
Fossil hunters are thought to be prospecting valuable ores and are pursued by Hakkim Rood. Rood is killed by a dinosaur that survived in a warm pool.
Keywords:
dinosaurs; fossils; Szomba River; the National Museum

The Voodoo Master! (Table of Contents)

Tiger Girl / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Maurice Whitman ?
Inks:
Maurice Whitman ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Tiger Girl; Abdola; N'gati; Togara (tiger)
Synopsis:
Tiger Girl exposes a witch doctor's curse of blindness as a trick of hypnotism.
Keywords:
blindness; crocodiles; hypnotism; ivory; lions
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Kaänga
  2. 1. The Big Six of the Comics!
  3. 2. Wild Boy!
    Kaänga
  4. 3. Congo Justice
  5. 4. The Temple of the Leopard
    Kaänga
  6. 5. The Firebirds
  7. 6. Jackal-Man
  8. 7. The Voodoo Master!
    Tiger Girl
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Len Wolinsky
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • Henry Steele, Hames Ware, Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.