(December 1949)

Fawcett, 1946 Series
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Volume:
7
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Fawcett Publications, Inc.
Brand:
A Fawcett Publication
Editing:
Virginia Provisiero [as V. A. Provisiero]

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Hopalong Cassidy / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Norman Saunders (painting)
Inks:
Norman Saunders (painting)
Colors:
Norman Saunders (painting)
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Hopalong Cassidy; Topper (horse)

Indexer Notes

Art credit from David Saunders, Norman Saunders' son, via e-mail (January 6, 2008)

Brings the Sun Indoors for Swell Snaps at Night! (Table of Contents)

Brownie Camera; Kodak / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
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?
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover. Ad for Brownie Flash Six-20 Camera. $13.13 for camera, $2.98 for flashholder. Eastman Kodak Co., Rochester 4, N.Y.

The Mysterious Explosions (Table of Contents)

Hopalong Cassidy / comic story / 9.67 pages (report information)

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Letters:
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Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Hopalong Cassidy; Topper; Mort Bookins; Jack Rexton; Dickens (villain); Barrows (villain); Sledge (villain); Bigot (villain)
Synopsis:
Mort Bookins thinks two men are trying to sabotage a railroad hauling his lumber. But after Hopalong captures the pair, the railroad explosions continue.
Keywords:
dynamite; lumber; railroad

[Gabby Hayes] (Table of Contents)

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

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Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Gabby Hayes

Indexer Notes

Two Comix Cards to cut out, featuring Gabby Hayes.

Rocky Lane Bandana Only 25¢ (Table of Contents)

Carnation Malted Milk / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
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Characters:
Rocky Lane

Indexer Notes

Ad for Carnation Malted Milk, featuring a three-panel comics strip. Premium is a Rocky Lane bandana for 25 cents and one jar label.

More Power to Him (Table of Contents)

Hill Billy / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
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Inks:
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Colors:
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Letters:
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Genre:
humor
Characters:
Hill Billy
Synopsis:
Hill Billy's stubborn mule refuses to move.
Keywords:
mule

Ha-Ha-Ha-Halloween Party, Kids! (Table of Contents)

Kellogg's Corn Flakes / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
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Colors:
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Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Illustrated ad for "funny face disguise masks" printed on boxes of Kellogg's Corn Flakes.

The Water Hole Fight (Table of Contents)

Hopalong Cassidy / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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Letters:
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Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Hopalong Cassidy; Topper (horse); Bill Purdy; Rex Link
Synopsis:
Hopalong gets caught in the middle of two ranchers fighting over access to a water hole.
Keywords:
fire; water hole

[Get your authentic "Secret Agent" Mycro-Spy Wrist Camera!] (Table of Contents)

Helm-Craft, Inc. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Indexer Notes

Illustrated ad with five-panel comic strip for "Mycro-Spy" miniature camera with wrist band. $4.95 from Helm-Craft, Inc., Hollywood, Calif.

Whitey Whiskers and the Magic Needle (Table of Contents)

Whitey Whiskers / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
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Pencils:
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?
Colors:
?
Letters:
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Genre:
humor; western-frontier
Characters:
Whitey Whiskers; Danny
Synopsis:
Whitey pretends he found a magic needle in order to trade for a boy's chocolate bar.
Keywords:
haystack; needle

Twin Trouble (Table of Contents)

Hopalong Cassidy / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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Colors:
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Letters:
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Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Hopalong Cassidy; Mesquite Jenkins
Synopsis:
A tramp who looks just like Mesquite pretends to be his long-lost twin brother.
Keywords:
impersonation

Indexer Notes

Labeled "A Mesquite Story."

["Gosh, Pud, That's a super-duper tree hut!"] (Table of Contents)

Pud; Fleer Dubble Bubble Gum / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
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Colors:
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Letters:
?

Characters:
Pud
Synopsis:
Pud uses his gum bubble instead of a ladder to get to his tree house.

Indexer Notes

Ad in comic form for Dubble Bubble Gum, Frank H. Fleer Corp; Philadelphia 41, Pa.

Most Sensational Tom Mix Offer Ever! (Table of Contents)

Tom Mix; Ralston / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
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Characters:
Tom Mix (cameo)

Indexer Notes

Ad for Tom Mix Super-Magnetic Compass Gun and whistle. 15 cents and one box top from either Instant Ralston or Hot Ralston breakfast cereal.

Go Yeast (Table of Contents)

Pistol Packin' Pattie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
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Inks:
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Colors:
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Letters:
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Genre:
humor; western-frontier
Characters:
Pistol Packin; Pattie; Gramp Jones
Synopsis:
Patty insults a man who's impatient when an old man is slow in boarding the stage coach.
Keywords:
stagecoach

Slinger Sid (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Rod Reed [as R. R. Symes] (credited)
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
western-frontier

Hopalong Cassidy Western Shirt (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Illustrated ad for Hopalong Cassidy western shirts with Hoppy and his horse embroidered on them. $3.98 and $2.98 by mail from H. P. Wasson & Company, Indianapolis, Ind.

The Crooked Tree (Table of Contents)

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

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Letters:
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Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Hopalong Cassidy; Topper (horse); Mesquite; Dolf
Synopsis:
A crook tricks a man into helping him steal some silver from a silversmith.
Keywords:
silversmith

Quiz (Table of Contents)

activity / 0.33 page (report information)

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Indexer Notes

A five-question quiz.

["Bud could I get a wrist watch the same easy way..."] (Table of Contents)

Bud & Sis; Wilson Chemical Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Letters:
?; typeset

Characters:
Bud; Sis

Indexer Notes

Illustrated ad featuring five-panel comic strip. Premiums for selling White Cloverine Brand salve. Wilson Chemical Co., Tyrone, Pa.

Sad Story (Table of Contents)

Arthur the Author / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Letters:
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Genre:
humor
Characters:
Arthur; Wm. Little
Synopsis:
Arthur visits a publication editor and his story gets a mixed review.
Keywords:
editor; writer

Mechanix Illustrated Plans are... (Table of Contents)

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

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Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover. Promo for plans for scale model planes, cars, and boats from Mechanix Illustrated, Greenwich, Conn.

Get a Daisy and Get in on the Fun! (Table of Contents)

Daisy Air Rifles / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Indexer Notes

Back cover. Illustrated ad spotlighting the Red Ryder Cowboy Carbine for $4.95. Models No. 311, No. 25, and No. 100 are also shown. Tiny drawings of Red Ryder on the headline. Daisy Manufacturing Co., Plymouth, Mich.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Hopalong Cassidy
  2. 1. Brings the Sun Indoors for Swell Snaps at Night!
    Brownie Camera; Kodak
  3. 2. The Mysterious Explosions
    Hopalong Cassidy
  4. 3. [Gabby Hayes]
    Comix Cards
  5. 4. Rocky Lane Bandana Only 25¢
    Carnation Malted Milk
  6. 5. More Power to Him
    Hill Billy
  7. 6. Ha-Ha-Ha-Halloween Party, Kids!
    Kellogg's Corn Flakes
  8. 7. The Water Hole Fight
    Hopalong Cassidy
  9. 8. [Get your authentic "Secret Agent" Mycro-Spy Wrist Camera!]
    Helm-Craft, Inc.
  10. 9. Whitey Whiskers and the Magic Needle
    Whitey Whiskers
  11. 10. Twin Trouble
    Hopalong Cassidy
  12. 11. ["Gosh, Pud, That's a super-duper tree hut!"]
    Pud; Fleer Dubble Bubble Gum
  13. 12. Most Sensational Tom Mix Offer Ever!
    Tom Mix; Ralston
  14. 13. Go Yeast
    Pistol Packin' Pattie
  15. 14. Slinger Sid
  16. 15. Hopalong Cassidy Western Shirt
  17. 16. The Crooked Tree
    Hopalong Cassidy
  18. 17. Quiz
  19. 18. ["Bud could I get a wrist watch the same easy way..."]
    Bud & Sis; Wilson Chemical Co.
  20. 19. Sad Story
    Arthur the Author
  21. 20. Mechanix Illustrated Plans are...
    Mechanix Illustrated
  22. 21. Get a Daisy and Get in on the Fun!
    Daisy Air Rifles
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