(September 1947)

Fawcett, 1946 Series
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Volume:
2
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Fawcett Publications, Incorporated
Brand:
A Fawcett Publication
Editing:
V. A. Provisiero

The Desparate Jeeters (Table of Contents)

Hopalong Cassidy / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
? (photo)
Inks:
? (photo)
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Hopalong Cassidy (photo of William Boyd)

Indexer Notes

Photo may be hand-colored.

["But good, hey, gang?"] (Table of Contents)

Kodak / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (photo)
Inks:
? (photo)
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover. Ad for Kodak Brownie Reflex cameras and Verichrome film.

Hopalong Cassidy Starring William Boyd (Table of Contents)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Hopalong Cassidy (cameo)

Indexer Notes

Table of contents with illustration. Also list of Fawcett comics.

The Desparate Jeeters (Table of Contents)

Hopalong Cassidy / comic story / 8.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Hopalong Cassidy; Mesquite; Topper (horse); Bud Jeeter; Freckles Jeeter
Synopsis:
Hopalong and Mesquite have to deal with two juvenile delinquents who nearly start a war with the Indians.
Keywords:
Indians; juvenile delinquents; quicksand

Horsing Around (Table of Contents)

comic story / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Synopsis:
A man at a restaurant thinks he's been served horsemeat.
Keywords:
horsemeat

Sibby Sisti (Table of Contents)

Wheaties / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
sports
Characters:
Sibby Sisti

Indexer Notes

Ad for Wheaties breakfast cereal featuring Boston Braves baseball player Sibby Sisti, who was Minor League Player of the Year in 1946. General Mills, Inc.

Time to Leave! (Table of Contents)

Hill Billy / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Hill Billy; Elmer
Synopsis:
Hill Billy takes offense when a man gives advice on how to feed his pigs.
Keywords:
pigs

Pistol Packin' Pattie Nails One Down (Table of Contents)

Pistol Packin' Pattie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; western-frontier
Characters:
Pistol Packin' Pattie; Bad Bill
Synopsis:
Bully Bad Bill brags about being "tough as nails," so Pattie whacks him with a hammer.
Keywords:
bully; hammer

New Eveready Flashlight Batteries (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Ad for Eveready Flashlight Batteries, featuring an illustration of a weight-lifter. National Carbon Company, Inc., New York 17, N.Y.

The Lost Bet (Table of Contents)

Hopalong Cassidy / comic story / 6.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Hopalong Cassidy; Mesquite; Topper (horse)
Synopsis:
Sure-Bet is running cock fights, where he always wins. Sure-Bet's accomplice captures Hopalong and Mesquite, but they escape and capture the crooked gamblers.
Keywords:
cockfighting (roosters); gambling; poison darts

[Don Winslow] (Table of Contents)

Comix Cards / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Don Winslow

Indexer Notes

Two Comix Cards to cut-out, featuring Don Winslow.

The High-Jumping King (Table of Contents)

Whitey Whiskers and Daniel Boone Jr. / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; western-frontier
Characters:
Whitey Whiskers; Daniel Boone Jr.; Blackwind (horse)
Synopsis:
Whitey tells tall tales about jumping horses.
Keywords:
fire; horse jumping; tall tales

Captain Tootsie Saves the Sailplane (Table of Contents)

Captain Tootsie; Tootsie Rolls / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
C. C. Beck
Inks:
Pete Costanza
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Captain Tootsie
Synopsis:
A small child accidentally releases the brake on a glider and only Captain Tootsie's strength enables him to grab the tow rope and pull the glider back down.
Keywords:
gliders

Indexer Notes

Credited to "C.C. Beck and Peter Costanza." Tootsie Rolls candy.

Widow Jones' Birthday Party (Table of Contents)

Hopalong Cassidy / comic story / 6.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Hopalong Cassidy; Mesquite; Widow Jones; Practical Joker Pate
Synopsis:
Mesquite bakes a cake for Widow Jones' birthday party, but Practical Joker Pate ruins the gift by putting 110 candles on it.
Keywords:
birthday party; cake; candles; firecrackers; general store; practical jokes

Indexer Notes

Hopalong just makes brief appearances at the start and end of the story.

A Natural Answer (Table of Contents)

comic story / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Synopsis:
A man gets sent on a fool's errand.

A Bandit for Tubby (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Joseph Millard (credited)
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Tubby Taylor; The Black Bandit; Al Greenan
Synopsis:
The Black Bandit always strikes on days when the wind will blow sand to fill in his tracks. Sheriff Tubby Taylor sets a trap for him when the banker blurts out that the sheriff is holding the bank's gold in his safe.
Keywords:
bank robbery; booby trap; safe; wind

Indexer Notes

Text story with one small illustration.

The Last Laugh (Table of Contents)

Peewee Pete / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; children
Characters:
Peewee Pete; Mr. Smith
Synopsis:
Pete sets up practical jokes in a conference room for his club's meeting, but the boss, Mr. Smith, decides to have a meeting with bankers in that room earlier in the afternoon.
Keywords:
bankers; practical jokes

Cavalier of the Plains (Table of Contents)

Hopalong Cassidy / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Hopalong Cassidy; Mesquite (cameo)
Synopsis:
A man disguises himself as "The Cavalier of the Plains" get revenge on a man for framing him for robbery 20 years ago in France and having him sent to prison.
Keywords:
Count of Monte Cristo; Devil's Island; frame; France; robbery; sword

Indexer Notes

A plot point in "The Count of Monte Cristo," is referenced in the story.

The Case of the Box Car Bandit (Table of Contents)

The Adventures of Sam Spade; Wildroot Cream-Oil / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Sam Spade; Effie
Synopsis:
Sam helps a teen fighting a thug on a freight train.
Keywords:
boxcar; freight train; railroad

Indexer Notes

Ad in comic format for Wildroot Cream-Oil Hair Tonic.

Snap! Crackle! and Pop! Crown the Camp Canoe Kings (Table of Contents)

Snap! Crackle! and Pop!; Kellogg's Rice Krispies / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Snap; Crackle; Pop
Synopsis:
Snap, Crackle, and Pop help two boys win a canoe race.
Keywords:
canoe

Indexer Notes

Ad in comic format for Kellogg's Rice Krispies breakfast cereal.

Bear Bike Facts (Table of Contents)

Gillette Bicycle Tires / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
The Gillette Bear

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover. Black, red, and white. Facts about the history of bicycles. Gillette Bicycle Tires.

Drama on the Highway! (Table of Contents)

Adventures of "R.C" and Quickie; Royal Crown Cola / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
R.C.; Quickie; William Boyd (as Hopalong Cassidy) (cameo)
Synopsis:
R.C. and Quickie use a baseball to foil an attempt to hijack a truck.
Keywords:
baseball; hijack; truck

Indexer Notes

Back cover. Ad in comic format for Royal Crown Cola soft drink. William Boyd (drawn in Hopalong Cassidy outfit) appears in a stand-alone panel at the end promoting the product.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Desparate Jeeters
    Hopalong Cassidy
  2. 1. ["But good, hey, gang?"]
    Kodak
  3. 2. Hopalong Cassidy Starring William Boyd
  4. 3. The Desparate Jeeters
    Hopalong Cassidy
  5. 4. Horsing Around
  6. 5. Sibby Sisti
    Wheaties
  7. 6. Time to Leave!
    Hill Billy
  8. 7. Pistol Packin' Pattie Nails One Down
    Pistol Packin' Pattie
  9. 8. New Eveready Flashlight Batteries
  10. 9. The Lost Bet
    Hopalong Cassidy
  11. 10. [Don Winslow]
    Comix Cards
  12. 11. The High-Jumping King
    Whitey Whiskers and Daniel Boone Jr.
  13. 12. Captain Tootsie Saves the Sailplane
    Captain Tootsie; Tootsie Rolls
  14. 13. Widow Jones' Birthday Party
    Hopalong Cassidy
  15. 14. A Natural Answer
  16. 15. A Bandit for Tubby
  17. 16. The Last Laugh
    Peewee Pete
  18. 17. Cavalier of the Plains
    Hopalong Cassidy
  19. 18. The Case of the Box Car Bandit
    The Adventures of Sam Spade; Wildroot Cream-Oil
  20. 19. Snap! Crackle! and Pop! Crown the Camp Canoe Kings
    Snap! Crackle! and Pop!; Kellogg's Rice Krispies
  21. 20. Bear Bike Facts
    Gillette Bicycle Tires
  22. 21. Drama on the Highway!
    Adventures of "R.C" and Quickie; Royal Crown Cola
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