(June 1941)

Fiction House, 1940 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
Fiction House Magazines
Editing:
Malcolm Reiss (Editor); S. M. Iger (Feature Editor)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Binding:
saddle-stitched

Legion of Satan (Table of Contents)

Shark Brodie / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
John Celardo (signed)
Inks:
John Celardo (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure

["Catastrophe faces a great commercial airline. Giant clipper..."] (Table of Contents)

Chip Collins / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as Ted Torrence]
Pencils:
Robert Webb
Inks:
Robert Webb
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Saunders (Intro); Hans and other Nazi spies (Villain, Intro)

["It's a big night in the tank town..."] (Table of Contents)

Kayo Kirby / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as Chuck Walker]
Pencils:
Reed Crandall
Inks:
Reed Crandall?; Maxwell Elkan?; Mort Leav?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
sports
Characters:
Tiger Kelly (Intro); Lem Wiltex and his gang (Villain, Intro)

["Hiya, kids! I'm in ship-shape fer me next..."] (Table of Contents)

Slug-Nutty Sam / filler / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as Fist E. Cuffs]
Pencils:
Seymour Reit
Inks:
Seymour Reit
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

["Rocket ships bearing representatives of all the world's..."] (Table of Contents)

The Spy Fighter / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
The Nazanians (Villain, Intro)

Legion of Satan ["Shark's trim little sloop sails up the exotic..."] (Table of Contents)

Shark Brodie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as George Aksut]
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Peach Bud (Intro); Wang (Villain); the Japanese (Villain)

Indexer Notes

The story title is taken from the cover blurb.

Jake Kilrain (Table of Contents)

Fight Facts / filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
? [as Kid Gluv]
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
sports

The True Life Story of Peter Maher (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
sports

Forgotten Punch (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Toni Blum? [as Tom Russell]
Pencils:
? (2 panels art)
Inks:
? (2 panels art)
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
sports

["Mystery in the government service...trusted agents disappear..."] (Table of Contents)

Kinks Mason / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Toni Scarbo and his gang (Villain, Intro)

["Death chatters down the dark streets as gangland..."] (Table of Contents)

Spencer Steel / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as Dennis Colebrook]
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
MacGuire (Villain, Intro, Death); Butcher (Villain, Intro); Gerty (Villain, Intro); other gangsters (Villain, Intro)
Reprints: show reprint note before migration

Indexer Notes

Art is reminiscent of one particular Timely artist who drew a few Whizzer strips. The same artist drew this strip in issue #9.

["Rip Regan barges into a bombshell of trouble..."] (Table of Contents)

Rip Regan the Power-Man / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Art Saaf?
Inks:
Art Saaf?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war
Characters:
The Nazis (Villains)

["Strut's naval unit is skirting the wild New Hebrides..."] (Table of Contents)

Strut Warren / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as Ed Norris]
Pencils:
Seymour Reit
Inks:
Seymour Reit
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
A group of cannibals (Villain); Mathilda (Intro, a cannibal princess; marries Strut Warren!)

["From the lawless stretches of the wild Argentine..."] (Table of Contents)

Oran of the Jungle / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as Hugh Bartlett]
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Arturo Casana (Intro); Bloke (Villain, Intro); Swinnel (Villain, Intro)

["In the frigid waters of the Bering Sea..."] (Table of Contents)

Frosty North / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as Franchot Renaud]
Pencils:
George Appel
Inks:
George Appel
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
The Nazis (Villains); Umlak (Intro, An Eskimo)
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Legion of Satan
    Shark Brodie
  2. 1. ["Catastrophe faces a great commercial airline. Giant clipper..."]
    Chip Collins
  3. 2. ["It's a big night in the tank town..."]
    Kayo Kirby
  4. 3. ["Hiya, kids! I'm in ship-shape fer me next..."]
    Slug-Nutty Sam
  5. 4. ["Rocket ships bearing representatives of all the world's..."]
    The Spy Fighter
  6. 5. Legion of Satan ["Shark's trim little sloop sails up the exotic..."]
    Shark Brodie
  7. 6. Jake Kilrain
    Fight Facts
  8. 7. The True Life Story of Peter Maher
  9. 8. Forgotten Punch
  10. 9. ["Mystery in the government service...trusted agents disappear..."]
    Kinks Mason
  11. 10. ["Death chatters down the dark streets as gangland..."]
    Spencer Steel
  12. 11. ["Rip Regan barges into a bombshell of trouble..."]
    Rip Regan the Power-Man
  13. 12. ["Strut's naval unit is skirting the wild New Hebrides..."]
    Strut Warren
  14. 13. ["From the lawless stretches of the wild Argentine..."]
    Oran of the Jungle
  15. 14. ["In the frigid waters of the Bering Sea..."]
    Frosty North
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Peter Croome
  • Henry Steele, Hames Ware, Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.
  • Jerry Hillegas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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  • Lou Mougin
  • Peter Croome
  • Henry Steele, Hames Ware, Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.