(1952)

Fiction House, 1952 Series
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
Fiction House Magazines
Editing:
J. F. Byrne
Format:
Standard 1950's color

Issue Notes

My copy is missing inside front cover.


Red Task Force Sighted! (Table of Contents)

war / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
A. Albert ?
Inks:
A. Albert ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Indexer Notes

The face in the foreground points to Albert as most probable artist.

Wing-Man For Death (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
A. Albert (signed)
Inks:
A. Albert (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war
Characters:
Colonel Catbird Smith; Major Bertram Smith
Synopsis:
P-51 Mustangs against Mig fighters in Korea.

The Lorelei Squadron (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jack Sparling
Inks:
Jack Sparling
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war
Characters:
Lt. Jim Kelly; Watson (pilot)
Synopsis:
The infantry needs air support to take Hill 103.

Indexer Notes

Round "baby faces" with large eyes must be Sparling.

The Coward (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Chuck Miller [as Miller] (signed)
Inks:
Chuck Miller [as Miller] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war
Characters:
Commander Walt Clayton
Synopsis:
A court-martial for cowardice awaits the Squadron Commander.

Indexer Notes

Chuck Miller is credited on war stories for Fiction House by Jerry Bails' Who's Who, and some rugged faces point to him when comparing with art sample in Who's Who and some Marvel features.

Patrol Mission (Table of Contents)

Buzz Bennett / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dick Dillin [as Richard A. Dillin] (signed)
Inks:
Dick Dillin [as Richard A. Dillin] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war
Characters:
Ensign Buzz Bennett
Synopsis:
It was just a routine patrol mission for Ensign Buzz Bennett, but it erupted into a blasting air-sea battle.

Indexer Notes

Originally credited on pencil as "John Belcastro? (signature uncertain)", but the signature is RICHARD A. DILLIN, same as his signature in Jumbo Comics #167 "Space Rangers" (second last panel).

Red Task Force Sighted (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
John Belcastro [as John Bell] (signed)
Inks:
John Belcastro [as John Bell] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war
Characters:
Ross (pilot); Marty (pilot)
Synopsis:
To United Nations´Intelligence in Korea had come an ominous report.
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Red Task Force Sighted!
    war
  2. 1. Wing-Man For Death
  3. 2. The Lorelei Squadron
  4. 3. The Coward
  5. 4. Patrol Mission
    Buzz Bennett
  6. 5. Red Task Force Sighted
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  • Tony R. Rose
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