(October 31, 1941)

Fawcett, 1940 Series
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Volume:
4
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
Every four weeks
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Fawcett Publications, Inc.
Brand:
A Fawcett Publication
Editing:
France Herron
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding:
Saddle-Stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

["Straight down from the clouds zooms the world's mightiest mortal[...]"] (Table of Contents)

Captain Marvel / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]
Reprints:

The Bal Masque (Table of Contents)

Captain Marvel / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]; Whitey Murphy; Sterling Morris; Lulette (introduction); Velox (dancer, introduction); Costanza (dancer, introduction); Sir Roger Fittz-Down Chipley [as Armond] (introduction)
Synopsis:
Billy and Whitey return from their adventure in Guatemala (where they battled the Mayan monkey-god) and receive a note from Mr. Morris to meet him in Washington D.C. in regards to a secret mission. They are instructed to meet the radio station owner at a masked ball, and he introduces the pair to the ambassador and his daughter. The daughter doesn't realize that her ring contains a secret code, and that is what Captain Marvel must protect until it's delivered to the proper officials.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Shazam

Indexer Notes

Story continues in Whiz Comics #24.

[The Man Who Bet the Ranch on Golden Arrow] (Table of Contents)

Golden Arrow / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Alex Blum ?
Inks:
Alex Blum ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier

Crack Shot (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Joseph J. Millard
Inks:
Joseph J. Millard
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset

[Hunt for the Sea Raider] (Table of Contents)

Lance O'Casey / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Clem Weisbecker ?
Inks:
Clem Weisbecker ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure

[Schtinker's Mosquito Murders] (Table of Contents)

Spy Smasher / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Charles Sultan
Inks:
Charles Sultan
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
spy; superhero

["Do we or don't we get the job?"] (Table of Contents)

Chubby / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Tom McNamara
Pencils:
Tom McNamara
Inks:
Tom McNamara
Colors:
Tom McNamara
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; children

Battle on the Sea (Table of Contents)

Dr. Voodoo / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Anita; Nero; Herculo Svenson (villain); Doctor Voodoo [Hal Carey]
Synopsis:
Hal and Nero catch up to and board Svenson's ship. They make their way to the cabin where Anita is being held and then are set upon by the pirates.
Keywords:
fencing; Golden Flask; pirates; rain; sailing ships; storms; time travel

Indexer Notes

Part 7 of Golden Flask Quest

title from last issue blurb.

first line: "Dr. Voodoo has been thrown back through the centuries to recover the legendary Golden Flask, said to give its owner fabulous wealth and power."

[Sacrifice to the Angry God] (Table of Contents)

Ibis the Invincible / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? [as Binder studio]
Inks:
? [as Binder studio]
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Half-Man (villain); the Angry God (villain; introduction); Angry God's priest (villain; introduction; death)

Indexer Notes

Story continues in next issue.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Straight down from the clouds zooms the world's mightiest mortal[...]"]
    Captain Marvel
  2. 1. The Bal Masque
    Captain Marvel
  3. 2. [The Man Who Bet the Ranch on Golden Arrow]
    Golden Arrow
  4. 3. Crack Shot
  5. 4. [Hunt for the Sea Raider]
    Lance O'Casey
  6. 5. [Schtinker's Mosquito Murders]
    Spy Smasher
  7. 6. ["Do we or don't we get the job?"]
    Chubby
  8. 7. Battle on the Sea
    Dr. Voodoo
  9. 8. [Sacrifice to the Angry God]
    Ibis the Invincible
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