(August 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

Lagoon of Death (Table of Contents)

Shark Brodie / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Dan Zolnerowich (signed)
Inks:
Dan Zolnerowich (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure

["RAF men prevent invasion of Britain by steadily pounding..."] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
? [as Ted Torrence]
Pencils:
Pagsilang Rey Isip
Inks:
Pagsilang Rey Isip
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war
Characters:
The Vultures (Villains, Introductions, Nazi fliers); The Nazis (Villains)

['Mexican oil fields burst into raging infernos. Unrest..."] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
? [as Jay Emil]
Pencils:
Emil Gershwin?; ?
Inks:
Emil Gershwin
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Evil industrialists (Villains, Introductions); Don Miguel Prado (Introduction); Senorita Prado (Introduction, last appearance)

Lagoon of Death ["The dare-devil of the south seas rides high..."] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Capt. Pete Giroux (Introduction); Miss Geroux (Introduction); The Japanese (Villains); a band of wild men (Villains, Introductions)

Indexer Notes

The story title is taken from the cover blurb.

["Strut is still marooned on a south sea..."] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
The Nazis (Villains); Gen. Von Schmidt (Villain, Introduction)

["Kayo watches the country go by on a..."] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
? [as Chuck Walker]
Pencils:
? (Iger Shop)
Inks:
? (Iger Shop)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
sports
Characters:
Jeff Carson (Villain, Introduction)

Indexer Notes

This story is a collage of swipes, primarily from Will Eisner's art on Kayo Kirby in Fight #1, put together with different backgrounds and a different story.

Who's a Bum? (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Toni Blum? [as Tom Russell]
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
sports

["Leaping from the running board of a police..."] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
Biff Flanagan (Introduction, Death); Lefty Louie (Villain, Introduction, Last Appearance)
Reprints:

True Life Story of Jim Jeffries (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Pierce Rice
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
sports

['Radiogram from coast guard commander, Kinks...hope it's..."] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
? [as Cleve Broder]
Pencils:
Ray Burley?
Inks:
Ray Burley?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
A gang of poachers (Villains, Introductions)

Benny Leonard, Terry McGovern, etc (Table of Contents)

Fight Facts / filler / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction

["Incited by Nazi agents, Arabian tribesmen, led by..."] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
? [as Jay Walker]
Pencils:
Leonard Frank
Inks:
Leonard Frank
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war
Characters:
Mohammed Bey (Introduction); Van Rast (Villain, Introduction)

["Oran champions the cause of the South American Indian..."] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
adventure

["Well, Sam, there's the dough we collected for..."] (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

Indexer Notes

last appearance

["In the far-flung Alaskan wilds, Frosty North, FBI..."] (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:
Skeet Drake (Introduction); The Nazis (Villains)
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Lagoon of Death
    Shark Brodie
  2. 1. ["RAF men prevent invasion of Britain by steadily pounding..."]
    Chip Collins
  3. 2. ['Mexican oil fields burst into raging infernos. Unrest..."]
    Rip Regan the Power-Man
  4. 3. Lagoon of Death ["The dare-devil of the south seas rides high..."]
    Shark Brodie
  5. 4. ["Strut is still marooned on a south sea..."]
    Strut Warren
  6. 5. ["Kayo watches the country go by on a..."]
    Kayo Kirby
  7. 6. Who's a Bum?
  8. 7. ["Leaping from the running board of a police..."]
    Spencer Steel
  9. 8. True Life Story of Jim Jeffries
  10. 9. ['Radiogram from coast guard commander, Kinks...hope it's..."]
    Kinks Mason
  11. 10. Benny Leonard, Terry McGovern, etc
    Fight Facts
  12. 11. ["Incited by Nazi agents, Arabian tribesmen, led by..."]
    The Spy Fighter
  13. 12. ["Oran champions the cause of the South American Indian..."]
    Oran of the Jungle
  14. 13. ["Well, Sam, there's the dough we collected for..."]
    Slug-Nutty Sam
  15. 14. ["In the far-flung Alaskan wilds, Frosty North, FBI..."]
    Frosty North
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Henry Steele, Hames Ware, Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.
  • Peter Croome
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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  • Henry Steele, Hames Ware, Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.