(May 1951)

Fawcett, 1946 Series
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Volume:
9
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Fawcett Publications, Inc.
Brand:
A Fawcett Publication
Editing:
Will Lieberson; V. A. Provisiero; Al Jetter

Trouble in Triplicate! (Table of Contents)

Hopalong Cassidy / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Hopalong Cassidy [William Boyd]; Topper (horse)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

blank page(s) / 1 page (report information)

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover missing from scan.

Trouble in Triplicate (Table of Contents)

Hopalong Cassidy / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Joe Certa
Inks:
Joe Certa
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Hopalong Cassidy; Topper (horse); Trigger Clinton (badman)
Synopsis:
When three identical Trigger Clintons appear, Hopalong finds himself in three times as much danger. It turns out that two of them wear Clinton masks.

Indexer Notes

Certa is credited on Hopalong Cassidy by Jerry Bails' Who's Who. The bony faces with mustache, and hats and movements are all typical of Certa. Very similar to many of his Durango Kid stories.

Gunning for Trouble (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Al Packer (signed)
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Windy Daley (cook); Larry; Sage casey (foreman); Jed Corey (gunslinger)
Synopsis:
Jed Corey, the fastest gunslinger in the west is captured by the cook.

Make a Treasure Chest (Table of Contents)

Scotch Cellophane Tape / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Synopsis:
How to make a cardboard chest with Scotch Tape.

["Howdy, Cranby...huh??"] (Table of Contents)

Bright Boy Bryson / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; western-frontier
Characters:
Bryson; Cranby
Synopsis:
How to meet expences by turning in any direction.
Reprints:

The Twin River Champion (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Hopalong Cassidy; Topper (horse); Mesquite (deputy); Bronco Sam;
Synopsis:
A rodeo rider is kidnapped and sends kerchief "messages" to Hopalong.

["Gee, Tommy, what a neat skating sweater!"] (Table of Contents)

Fleer's Dubble Bubble / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ray Thompson [as Ray T.] (signed)
Inks:
Ray Thompson [as Ray T.] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Pud; Tommy

Indexer Notes

Skating contest and bubble gum.

["This is a quiz that will really test your brainwork..."] (Table of Contents)

Quiz / activity / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Dean Acheson

The Outrageous Coyote (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
humor; western-frontier
Characters:
Whitey Whiskers; Butch Browne
Synopsis:
Whitey can't be intimidated, because he don't know what the word means.

Terror at the Carnival (Table of Contents)

A Mesquite Story / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Charles Quinlan
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Hopalong Cassidy; Topper (horse); Mesquite (deputy); Rube (carnival owner and smuggler); Clegg (carnival owner and smuggler)
Synopsis:
The carnival is used as a front for smugling arm across the border.

Indexer Notes

Quinlan is credited on pencils on Hopalong Cassidy by Jerry Bails' Who's Who, and the art with movement and faces, is very similar to his credited story in Catman #25 and 26a.

Pardner (Table of Contents)

The U.S. Time Corporation / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Hopalong Cassidy; Topper (horse)
Synopsis:
Here's your shockproof Hopalong Cassidy wrist watch.

["Here comes that awful bore, Welby!"] (Table of Contents)

Wealthy Welby / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; western-frontier
Characters:
Welby; Sue
Synopsis:
Sue wouldn't marry Welby for all the the money in the world.

Big Reader! (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Hill Billy
Synopsis:
Billy don't like the dictionary, because it changes the subject too often.

On Sale Now! (Table of Contents)

Imperial Knife Co., Inc. / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Hopalong Cassidy; Topper (horse)
Synopsis:
Official Hopalong Cassidy Cutlery on sale now.

["This is a quiz that will really test your brainwork..."] (Table of Contents)

Quiz / activity / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Julius Caesar

Dandruff Trouble! (Table of Contents)

Pistol Packin' Pattie / comic story / 0.66 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Frank Bolle
Inks:
Frank Bolle
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; western-frontier
Characters:
Pattie; Cooper
Synopsis:
She calls him Dandruff because he gets in her hair.

Indexer Notes

Bolle is credited on Pistol Packin' Pattie by Jerry Bails' Who's Who, and faces and inklines are similar to his Tim Holt stories.

For the First Time in a Comic Magazine! (Table of Contents)

Captain Video / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.34 page (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Captain Video [Judd Holdren]

["Some day to send us out on the range!"] (Table of Contents)

The Foreman's Hands / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; western-frontier
Characters:
Foreman; Cook; Tim
Synopsis:
Tim is trying to make the foreman complain so he can win a bet.

The Last of the Bioux (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Max Elkan ?
Inks:
Max Elkan ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Hopalong Cassidy; Topper (horse); Running Beaver; Mesquite (deputy); Chief Toro
Synopsis:
The Swangee tribe has a cunning plan to wipe out the Bioux tribe to take over their land for themselves.

Indexer Notes

Elkan is credited on Hopalong by Jerry Bails' Who's Who, and some faces, as the scared chief, flimsy inking of Hoppy's hair, and much of the movement is not far from his other stories in this series, but not certain.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

blank page(s) / 2 pages (report information)

Indexer Notes

Whole back cover missing from scan.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Trouble in Triplicate!
    Hopalong Cassidy
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
  3. 2. Trouble in Triplicate
    Hopalong Cassidy
  4. 3. Gunning for Trouble
  5. 4. Make a Treasure Chest
    Scotch Cellophane Tape
  6. 5. ["Howdy, Cranby...huh??"]
    Bright Boy Bryson
  7. 6. The Twin River Champion
    Hopalong Cassidy
  8. 7. ["Gee, Tommy, what a neat skating sweater!"]
    Fleer's Dubble Bubble
  9. 8. ["This is a quiz that will really test your brainwork..."]
    Quiz
  10. 9. The Outrageous Coyote
    Whitey Whiskers
  11. 10. Terror at the Carnival
    A Mesquite Story
  12. 11. Pardner
    The U.S. Time Corporation
  13. 12. ["Here comes that awful bore, Welby!"]
    Wealthy Welby
  14. 13. Big Reader!
    Hill Billy
  15. 14. On Sale Now!
    Imperial Knife Co., Inc.
  16. 15. ["This is a quiz that will really test your brainwork..."]
    Quiz
  17. 16. Dandruff Trouble!
    Pistol Packin' Pattie
  18. 17. For the First Time in a Comic Magazine!
    Captain Video
  19. 18. ["Some day to send us out on the range!"]
    The Foreman's Hands
  20. 19. The Last of the Bioux
    Hopalong Cassidy
  21. 20. [no title indexed]
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