(November 18, 1942)

Fawcett, 1942 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
?
Editing:
Rod Reed?
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
Newsprint interior; Glossy cover
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

[Captain Marvel Jr. Sinks the Japs!] (Table of Contents)

Captain Marvel, Jr. / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Mac Raboy
Inks:
Mac Raboy
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain Marvel Jr. [Freddy Freeman]
Reprints:

[The Origin of Captain Marvel, Jr. Retold] (Table of Contents)

Captain Marvel, Jr. / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder ?
Pencils:
Al Carreno
Inks:
Al Carreno
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain Marvel, Jr. [Freddy Freeman](origin retold); Freddy's un-named grandfather (death, flashback)Captain Marvel [Billy Batson] (flashback); Shazam (flashback); Captain Nazi [Albrecht Krieger](villain, flashback)
Synopsis:
While they are fishing, Freddy's grandfather rescues the nefarious Captain Nazi, who promptly kills the grandfather and severely injures Freddy Freeman. Captain Marvel rescues the young boy and takes him to see Shazam, who gives some of the Mighty Mortal's powers to the boy, who then becomes Captain Marvel Junior!
Reprints:
Keywords:
Captain Marvel (magic words)

Wings Over Dazaggar!! (Table of Contents)

Capt. Marvel, Jr. / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Al Carreno
Inks:
Al Carreno
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain Marvel Jr. [Freddy Freeman]; Monsieur Renald (death); un-named French Colonel; Captain Nazi [Albrecht Krieger](villain); Adolf Hitler (villain); the Nazis (villains, some die)
Synopsis:
Captain Marvel Jr. goes to Dazaggar in Africa to fight Captain Nazi and prevent him from moving plans ahead there to use gigantic "winged castles" to invade the Western Hemisphere.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Captain Marvel (magic words)

The Shadow That Walked! (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Al Carreno
Inks:
Al Carreno
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain Marvel Jr. [Freddy Freeman]; un-named editor of the Herald-Globe; Jerry Fladd (reporter, death); The Walking Shadow [Yvonne Sergo aka Yvonne Blake](villain, ventriloquist, introduction, death); Shoes McCann (villain); Spike (villain, death)
Synopsis:
Captain Marvel Jr. involves himself in a case where a criminal, known as The Walking Shadow, is causing a crime wave, threatening to become the King of Crime, a title he may well own if he can locate the Dumont Treasure.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Captain Marvel (magic words); Herald-Globe

The Bomb Proof Shirt (Table of Contents)

Willie Wynn / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Characters:
Willie Wynn (introduction)
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Mad Artist / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Reprints:

[The Case of the Crippled Kidnappers] (Table of Contents)

Capt. Marvel Jr. / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Al Carreno
Inks:
Al Carreno
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain Marvel Jr. [Freddy Freeman]; Mayor Horton; Slim (villain); Ma (villain); Al (villain)
Synopsis:
Captain Marvel Jr. gets involved in a fake accident racket, in which young cripples were drugged, then used in certain fake accidents that would net the gang millions in blackmail payments.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Captain Marvel (magic words); Daily Globe; Daily-Herald; News Times; The Sentinel

Indexer Notes

Story title taken from the Archive.

[The Cracked Safecracker] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Al Carreno
Inks:
Al Carreno
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain Marvel Jr. [Freddy Freeman]; Bull Bimmens (ex-villain); Bull's un-named mother; Bull's un-named father; Lefty (villain)
Synopsis:
Captain Marvel Jr. saves an older couple from being run over, and discovers that they are to be forced into living in a poorhouse unless their son can be found to help them out. But when he sees a picture of the son, Captain Marvel Jr. recognizes him as a noted safecracker. Still, he brings about a reunion and Bull decides to reform.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Captain Marvel (magic words); Hotel Ritzmore

Indexer Notes

Story title taken from the contents page.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [Captain Marvel Jr. Sinks the Japs!]
    Captain Marvel, Jr.
  2. 1. [The Origin of Captain Marvel, Jr. Retold]
    Captain Marvel, Jr.
  3. 2. Wings Over Dazaggar!!
    Capt. Marvel, Jr.
  4. 3. The Shadow That Walked!
    Capt. Marvel, Jr.
  5. 4. The Bomb Proof Shirt
    Willie Wynn
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Mad Artist
  7. 6. [The Case of the Crippled Kidnappers]
    Capt. Marvel Jr.
  8. 7. [The Cracked Safecracker]
    Capt. Marvel, Jr.
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