(August 1952)

Fawcett, 1946 Series
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Volume:
12
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Fawcett Publications, Inc.
Brand:
A Fawcett Publication
Editing:
Will Lieberson; V. A. Provisiero; Al Jetter

The Chasm of Death! (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]

Draw me! (Table of Contents)

Art Instruction, Inc. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
Try for a free art course.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

The River Route Riddle (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Hopalong Cassidy; Topper (horse); Jessica Phelps (bride); Brud Harley (crooked groom)
Synopsis:
A mysterious note, a thwarted wedding, an abduction and a hat floating down the river.

Indexer Notes

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

Rub-A-Dub-Dub! (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
humor; western-frontier
Characters:
Hill Billy; Doc
Synopsis:
Rubber heels for fallen arches.

Top Speed Stops Spy (Table of Contents)

P-F Canvas Shoes / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Jim Wise
Synopsis:
Two boys using canvas shoes stop a running spy.

The Big Splash (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
humor; western-frontier
Characters:
Whitey Whiskers; Parker
Synopsis:
A neighbor playing a difficult trick on Whitey.

The Chasm of Death! (Table of Contents)

Hopalong Cassidy / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Hopalong Cassidy; Topper (horse); Hod Prewett (miner); Blair (crook)
Synopsis:
Mr. Blair is watching three crooks robbing a safe, then he kills them and steals the gold himself.

Indexer Notes

Elkan is credited on Hopalong by Jerry Bails' Who's Who, and faces with eyes sometimes out of line and wavy inklines in hair are clues to Elkan.

Unsympathetic! (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
humor; western-frontier
Characters:
Pattie; Silly Simmons
Synopsis:
Simmons don't has to worry about getting ahead, he's doing all right without one.

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.

Here They Are, Pals! (Table of Contents)

Hopalong Cassidy / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Hopalong Cassidy
Synopsis:
The winners of Hopalong Cassidy's Trail Twister Contest No. 1.

You're the Leader... (Table of Contents)

Stewart-Warner Bike Speedometers / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Synopsis:
Cadet Speedometer from Stewart-Warner.

Hey Kids! (Table of Contents)

Star-Kist Tuna / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Synopsis:
Get Loona the vinylite plastic Star-Kist Tuna.

The Shot in the Shack (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Westbrook Wilson (signed)
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Bucky Stone (cowboy); Jake Smithers (rancher); Ned; Greenthree
Synopsis:
A banker has been stealing from his bank for years and stage a robbery to cover it up.

["Is the safari ready to start?"] (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
Synopsis:
Pud is leading a safari in the woods.

Now You Can Get Hopalong Cassidy Each Month, By Mail (Table of Contents)

Hopalong Cassidy / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

Letters:
typeset

Genre:
western-frontier

Indexer Notes

Subscription advertisement.

Hey Kids! (Table of Contents)

Aladdin Industries, Inc. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Hopalong Cassidy
Synopsis:
Hopalong Cassidy chuck wagon school lunch kit and vacuum bottle.

The Present With No Future! (Table of Contents)

Hopalong Cassidy / comic story / 6.66 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Hopalong Cassidy; Topper (horse); Mr. Finley (banker); Adams (cowboy); Two Robbers
Synopsis:
The banker is killed by a bomb in a surprise package to be opened at twelve o'clock.

Indexer Notes

Notes as for the first Certa story.

A Big Question (Table of Contents)

comic story / 0.34 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; western-frontier
Synopsis:
He never saw him with his boots off, so couldn't tell if he had big feet.

You Get More BBs For Your Money, Pardner... (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
Fred Harmon ?
Inks:
Fred Harmon ?
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Red Ryder

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover.

Bulova Wrist Watch Given (Table of Contents)

Dean Studios / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Synopsis:
Hand out only 20 photo enlargement coupons and get prizes.

Indexer Notes

Back cover.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Chasm of Death!
    Hopalong Cassidy
  2. 1. Draw me!
    Art Instruction, Inc.
  3. 2. The River Route Riddle
    Hopalong Cassidy
  4. 3. Rub-A-Dub-Dub!
    Hill Billy
  5. 4. Top Speed Stops Spy
    P-F Canvas Shoes
  6. 5. The Big Splash
    Whitey Whiskers
  7. 6. The Chasm of Death!
    Hopalong Cassidy
  8. 7. Unsympathetic!
    Pistol Packin' Pattie
  9. 8. Here They Are, Pals!
    Hopalong Cassidy
  10. 9. You're the Leader...
    Stewart-Warner Bike Speedometers
  11. 10. Hey Kids!
    Star-Kist Tuna
  12. 11. The Shot in the Shack
  13. 12. ["Is the safari ready to start?"]
    Fleer's Dubble Bubble
  14. 13. Now You Can Get Hopalong Cassidy Each Month, By Mail
    Hopalong Cassidy
  15. 14. Hey Kids!
    Aladdin Industries, Inc.
  16. 15. The Present With No Future!
    Hopalong Cassidy
  17. 16. A Big Question
  18. 17. You Get More BBs For Your Money, Pardner...
    Daisy Air Rifles
  19. 18. Bulova Wrist Watch Given
    Dean Studios
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  • Steinar Ã…dland
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Tom Sager