(April 1942)

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

Cloud Coffins for Japs - Made in U.S.A. (Table of Contents)

Captain Wings / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Gene Fawcette (signed)
Inks:
Gene Fawcette (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war

Cloud Coffins For Japs--Made In U.S.A. ["Like a huge poison snake, the yellow menace..."] (Table of Contents)

Captain Wings / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as Major T. E. Bowen]
Pencils:
Ken Battefield
Inks:
Rudy Palais?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war
Characters:
I: Evelyn Von Brunt (a male pilot), Margot Von Brunt (his sister), Mr. and Mrs. Von Brunt (their parents), Wart; V: The Japanese

Indexer Notes

Story title is taken from front cover blurb. Possible inks also by Cassone.

["Tommy, Curly and Blimpo, better known as the..."] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
? [as Casey McKay]
Pencils:
George Carl Wilhelms
Inks:
George Carl Wilhelms
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war
Characters:
GS: Dick Starr; V: Peggy Beck (I) and a band of masked traitors (I)

["To a British air base in Africa come..."] (Table of Contents)

Jane Martin / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as F.E. Lincoln]
Pencils:
George Appel
Inks:
George Appel
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war
Characters:
I: A Dutchman; V: Kurt and other Nazis (I, D)

["The famous RAF trio, Kent Douglas, Englshman, Sandy..."] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
war
Characters:
I: Beth

How To Join the Army Air Corps (Table of Contents)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Tom O'Neill
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
advocacy

["The defiant cry of 'Thumbs Up!' answers the..."] (Table of Contents)

Clipper Kirk / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as Cliff Dubois]
Pencils:
Art Saaf
Inks:
Art Saaf
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war
Characters:
V: The Black Angel (I, D); I: Brown (the Black Angel's cousin)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Wings of America club page / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
war

Indexer Notes

reproduces airplane designs submitted by Samuel Ransisvalle, Roger Rollin, and Edward Plewucha.

The One-Eyed Devil (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
? [as Capt. Derek West]
Pencils:
Jack Kamen?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war

Indexer Notes

This artwork has historically been credited to Rey Isip. However, he signs a filler in issue 25 that eliminates him as a possibility here.

Flying Wing (Table of Contents)

Wing Tips / filler / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction

["In V formation, a squadron of British aircraft..."] (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:
V: Notchka (I)

["The black commandos, Britain's bravest, crossing the channel..."] (Table of Contents)

Suicide Smith / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
war
Characters:
I: Mike Dorgan, Gibbs, Capt. Gaines, a scientist (D); GS: Hinda; V: The Nazis
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Cloud Coffins for Japs - Made in U.S.A.
    Captain Wings
  2. 1. Cloud Coffins For Japs--Made In U.S.A. ["Like a huge poison snake, the yellow menace..."]
    Captain Wings
  3. 2. ["Tommy, Curly and Blimpo, better known as the..."]
    Parachute Patrol
  4. 3. ["To a British air base in Africa come..."]
    Jane Martin
  5. 4. ["The famous RAF trio, Kent Douglas, Englshman, Sandy..."]
    Skull Squad
  6. 5. How To Join the Army Air Corps
  7. 6. ["The defiant cry of 'Thumbs Up!' answers the..."]
    Clipper Kirk
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Wings of America club page
  9. 8. The One-Eyed Devil
    Captain Derek West
  10. 9. Flying Wing
    Wing Tips
  11. 10. ["In V formation, a squadron of British aircraft..."]
    Greasemonkey Griffin
  12. 11. ["The black commandos, Britain's bravest, crossing the channel..."]
    Suicide Smith
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Henry Steele, Hames Ware, Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.
  • Mike Nielsen
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  • Jim Walls
  • Gary L. Watson
  • Henry Steele, Hames Ware, Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.
  • Mike Nielsen