(October 31, 1941)

Fawcett, 1941 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
every four weeks
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Fawcett Publications, Inc.
Brand:
A Fawcett Publication [Triangle]
Editing:
France Herron
Color:
Color cover; color interiors
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U.S
Paper Stock:
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series; anthology

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Captain Marvel / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
C. C. Beck
Inks:
C. C. Beck
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]
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Keywords:
Shazam

[Sivana's Revenge on the Lieutenant Marvels] (Table of Contents)

Capt. Marvel / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
George Tuska
Inks:
George Tuska
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]; Three Lieutenant Marvels [Fat Billy [Billy Batson]; Hill Billy [Billy Batson]; Tall Billy [Billy Batson]]; Sterling Morris; Beautia Sivana; Dr. Thaddeus Bodog Sivana (villain); Slug (villain); Joe (villain)
Synopsis:
When Sivana's attempt to run Billy Batson over with a car fails, he orders Batson to be kidnapped and brought to his lair. Unfortunately, the thug sent to accomplish the deed, finds four Billy Batsons at his residence, so the three visiting Billys are taken away, and the real Billy must rescue the Three Lieutenant Marvels from Sivana and his thugs as Captain Marvel.
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Keywords:
Shazam; Station WHIZ

Indexer Notes

The Captain Marvel figure on the splash is also found on the cover of the Captain Marvel Thrill Book.

Code of Glory (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Dick Raleigh
Letters:
typeset

The Tunnel of Invasion (Table of Contents)

Captain Marvel / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
George Tuska
Inks:
George Tuska
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]; Adolf Hitler (villain); the Nazis (villains)
Synopsis:
Captain Marvel saves a defecting Nazi pilot, who fled to America when Hitler began enslaving people in the European nations. The man tells Cap about a secret Nazi project in the western shore of Europe, and when he investigates, discovers (and later destroys) an invasion tunnel Adolf Hitler is having dug beneath the Atlantic Ocean.
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Keywords:
Shazam; Station WHIZ

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Strange But True / filler / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction

[The Secret Submarine Base] (Table of Contents)

Capt. Marvel / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
George Tuska
Inks:
George Tuska
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]; Sterling Morris; Officer Casey; un-named informant (death); Gus (cab rider); Butch (cab driver); Mr. Fog (villain, introduction); Baron Von Slugg (villain, introduction); Heinrich (villain)
Synopsis:
Captain Marvel dresses in civilan clothes to see what is happening around town and runs into an informer, who tells Marvel about a secret Nazi submarine base being established in South America.
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Keywords:
Shazam; Station WHIZ

The Lawless Legion (Table of Contents)

Capt. Marvel / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
George Tuska
Inks:
George Tuska
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]; Sterling Morris; Mr. Shaw (prosecutor, introduction); Officer Flynn (introduction, death); Giggy Golton (villain, introduction); Beefy (villain, introduction, reforms); un-named sniper (villain, death)
Synopsis:
Billy is assigned to cover the Giggy Colton trial and witnesses the murder of a top witness again the criminal. When the prosecuting attorney threatens to dig up more evidence against Golton, Captain Marvel must prevent his murder.
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Keywords:
Shazam; Station WHIZ
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Captain Marvel
  2. 1. [Sivana's Revenge on the Lieutenant Marvels]
    Capt. Marvel
  3. 2. Code of Glory
  4. 3. The Tunnel of Invasion
    Captain Marvel
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Strange But True
  6. 5. [The Secret Submarine Base]
    Capt. Marvel
  7. 6. The Lawless Legion
    Capt. Marvel
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