(December 1941)

Fiction House, 1940 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
?
Editing:
Malcolm Reiss (Editor); Gene Fawcette (Art Director)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
newsprint interior; glossy cover
Binding:
saddle-stitched

The Human Torpedo (Table of Contents)

Suicide Smith / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Gene Fawcette
Inks:
Gene Fawcette
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war

["The mad killer, a man of horror, whose..."] (Table of Contents)

Captain Wings / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as Major T. E. Bowen]
Pencils:
Dan Zolnerowich
Inks:
Dan Zolnerowich
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war
Characters:
I & O: Captain Wings (Capt. Smith); I: Mickey; V: The Mad Killer (I, D; Pop Moran)

["At Russian headquarters: The troops at Korv are..."] (Table of Contents)

Jane Martin / comic story / 5.5 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as F.E. Lincoln]
Pencils:
Al Gabriele
Inks:
John Cassone?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war

Indexer Notes

Not Gabriele's inks.

The Human Torpedo ["In route from Gibraltar to London, Suicide, Hinda..."] (Table of Contents)

Suicide Smith / comic story / 7.5 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as Capt. A.E. Carruthers]
Pencils:
Joe Doolin
Inks:
Joe Doolin
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war
Characters:
GS: Hinda; I: Chuck Hardy, Denny O'Toole; GS: Winston Churchill; V: Zborov (D?)

Indexer Notes

The story title is taken from the cover blurb.

The Perilous Escape From the Train of Death (Table of Contents)

The Phantom Falcons / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as Kit Gleason]
Pencils:
Leonard Frank
Inks:
Leonard Frank
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war

[Fight For the French Underground] (Table of Contents)

Skull Squad / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as Ace Atkins]
Pencils:
Art Peddy
Inks:
Art Peddy
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war
Characters:
I: The Franctireurs

Flying Battleship XB-19 (Table of Contents)

Wing Tips / filler / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Gene Fawcette
Inks:
Gene Fawcette
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction

["With England's vital sea lanes gutted by Nazi..."] (Table of Contents)

Clipper Kirk / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as Cliff Dubois]
Pencils:
Frank Schwarz?: Sam Cooper?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war
Characters:
I: Jean Stark

Indexer Notes

Previous credit was for Art Saaf. An interesting if unlikely possibility.

Dead Man's Ferry (Table of Contents)

John Perry / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as Gordon Wayne]
Pencils:
? (2 panels)
Inks:
? (2 panels)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
war
Characters:
start of a series of text stories featuring John Perry (I)

["Tommy gets a present from his uncle in..."] (Table of Contents)

The Parachute Patrol / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as Casey McKay]
Pencils:
Richard Case?
Inks:
Richard Case?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war

The Wings of an Angel (Table of Contents)

Captain Derek West / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as Captain Derek West]
Pencils:
Pagsilang Rey Isip?
Inks:
Pagsilang Rey Isip?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war

["Greasemonkey watches Hugh 'Tex' Baker, American RAF ace..."] (Table of Contents)

Greasemonkey Griffin / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as Kip Beales]
Pencils:
Al Walker
Inks:
Al Walker
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war
Characters:
I: Tex Baker
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Human Torpedo
    Suicide Smith
  2. 1. ["The mad killer, a man of horror, whose..."]
    Captain Wings
  3. 2. ["At Russian headquarters: The troops at Korv are..."]
    Jane Martin
  4. 3. The Human Torpedo ["In route from Gibraltar to London, Suicide, Hinda..."]
    Suicide Smith
  5. 4. The Perilous Escape From the Train of Death
    The Phantom Falcons
  6. 5. [Fight For the French Underground]
    Skull Squad
  7. 6. Flying Battleship XB-19
    Wing Tips
  8. 7. ["With England's vital sea lanes gutted by Nazi..."]
    Clipper Kirk
  9. 8. Dead Man's Ferry
    John Perry
  10. 9. ["Tommy gets a present from his uncle in..."]
    The Parachute Patrol
  11. 10. The Wings of an Angel
    Captain Derek West
  12. 11. ["Greasemonkey watches Hugh 'Tex' Baker, American RAF ace..."]
    Greasemonkey Griffin
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