(April 1941)

Fiction House, 1940 Series
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Volume:
2
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
Monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Glen Kel Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand:
Fiction House Magazines
Editing:
Malcolm Reiss (Editor); Gene Fawcette (Art Director)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Caveman Killers (Table of Contents)

Kaänga / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Nick Viscardi (signed)
Inks:
Nick Viscardi (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
jungle

Caveman Killers ["Kaänga, while exploring the wild central Congo, loses..."] (Table of Contents)

Kaänga / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as Frank Riddell]
Pencils:
John Celardo
Inks:
John Celardo
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
a tribe of cavemen and their queen (introduction, villain); The Hut Men and their chief (introduction)

Indexer Notes

The story title is taken from the cover blurb.

["The screams of a fierce tribe of head-hunters..."] (Table of Contents)

Red Panther / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as J.J. King]
Pencils:
Saul Rosen
Inks:
Saul Rosen
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
a tribe of headhunters (introduction, villain)

["Turning sadly on the ruins of her beloved..."] (Table of Contents)

Camilla / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as Victor Ibsen]
Pencils:
Frank Frollo?
Inks:
Frank Frollo?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
The Mobazi (introduction, villain)

["Tabu, jungle born and bred, combines white man's..."] (Table of Contents)

Tabu, Wizard of the Jungle / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as "Mack"]
Pencils:
Sam Citron?
Inks:
Sam Citron?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Muju (introduction, death); a band of slavers (introduction, villain)

Indexer Notes

Another possibility on the art is Don Lynch, although he's not known for such a dynamic, heroic style.

["To make a motion picture of savage tribal..."] (Table of Contents)

Roy Lance / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as Jock Campbell]
Pencils:
Tom Gill?
Inks:
Tom Gill?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Colo (introduction, villain, death)

The Dwarf That Played Giant (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as Arthur Garnett]
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
jungle

["Simba bounds from his lair as the crackle..."] (Table of Contents)

Simba, King of the Beasts / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as Ed Hunt]
Pencils:
Al Walker
Inks:
Al Walker
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Col. Intrec (introduction); Sonny Intrec (introduction); Ms. Intrec (introduction) (sister)

["Mysterious child of the jungle lives in its..."] (Table of Contents)

Wambi, The Jungle Boy / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as Roy L. Smith]
Pencils:
Henry Kiefer
Inks:
Henry Kiefer
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Rajah of Kaahki (introduction)

Indexer Notes

The elephant in this story is supposed to be white, but is never colored anything but gray.

["Anderson, the cook says a pie is missing..."] (Table of Contents)

Captain Terry Thunder / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as Pierre La Rue]
Pencils:
Bill Bossert (signed)
Inks:
Bill Bossert (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
a madman (introduction, villain)

["A beautiful jungle princess uses her magic powers..."] (Table of Contents)

Fantomah / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as W.B. Hovious]
Pencils:
Robert Pious?
Inks:
Robert Pious?; ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Orid Dass (introduction, villain)
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Caveman Killers
    Kaänga
  2. 1. Caveman Killers ["Kaänga, while exploring the wild central Congo, loses..."]
    Kaänga
  3. 2. ["The screams of a fierce tribe of head-hunters..."]
    Red Panther
  4. 3. ["Turning sadly on the ruins of her beloved..."]
    Camilla
  5. 4. ["Tabu, jungle born and bred, combines white man's..."]
    Tabu, Wizard of the Jungle
  6. 5. ["To make a motion picture of savage tribal..."]
    Roy Lance
  7. 6. The Dwarf That Played Giant
  8. 7. ["Simba bounds from his lair as the crackle..."]
    Simba, King of the Beasts
  9. 8. ["Mysterious child of the jungle lives in its..."]
    Wambi, The Jungle Boy
  10. 9. ["Anderson, the cook says a pie is missing..."]
    Captain Terry Thunder
  11. 10. ["A beautiful jungle princess uses her magic powers..."]
    Fantomah
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