(January 1, 1943)

Fawcett, 1941 Series
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Volume:
4
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
every three weeks
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Fawcett Publications, Inc.
Brand:
A Fawcett Publication [Triangle]
Editing:
Rod Reed
Color:
Color cover; color interiors
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U.S
Paper Stock:
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series; anthology

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Captain Marvel / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Marc Swayze
Inks:
Marc Swayze
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]; Mary Marvel [Mary Batson]; Santa Claus
Reprints:
  • in Alter-Ego (TwoMorrows, 1999 series) Vol. 3 #19 (December, 2002) [in black and white]

Indexer Notes

Artist revision from C.C. Beck by Craig Delich 2011-28-11 to Marc Swayze per Swyaze's column in Alter-Ego #19 verifying he did the cover.

[Contents Page] (Table of Contents)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Letters:
typeset

The Phantom of the Department Store (Table of Contents)

Captain Marvel / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
Pete Costanza ?
Inks:
Pete Costanza ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain Marvel; Steamboat; The Phantom [Dunkel]

The Training of Mary Marvel (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
Marc Swayze [Mary Marvel figures]
Inks:
Marc Swayze [Mary Marvel figures]
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain Marvel; Mary Marvel (next app. in Wow Comics #9)
Synopsis:
An eminent professor is made a dupe by a phony scientist/explorer named Greaseley, who claims to have brought live native creatures back from the planet Venus, and together, Mary & Billy [as the Marvels] put a stop to this scam.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Some reprint info and synopsis added by Craig Delich (Jan. 14, 2007).

His Achilles Heel (Table of Contents)

Captain Marvel / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
Pete Costanza ?
Inks:
Pete Costanza ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain Marvel; Blitzenwitz [a Hitler double, introduction]

The Wizard's Mark (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Jim Kjelgaard (signed)
Letters:
trpeset

Genre:
occult

[The Tire Thief] (Table of Contents)

Captain Kidd / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Captain Kidd

The Ego Exchanger (Table of Contents)

Captain Marvel / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
Pete Costanza ?
Inks:
Pete Costanza ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain Marvel; Steamboat

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Comix Cards / filler / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero; western-frontier
Characters:
Hopalong Cassidy; Ibis the Invincible

Indexer Notes

Back cover.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Captain Marvel
  2. 1. [Contents Page]
  3. 2. The Phantom of the Department Store
    Captain Marvel
  4. 3. The Training of Mary Marvel
    Captain Marvel
  5. 4. His Achilles Heel
    Captain Marvel
  6. 5. The Wizard's Mark
  7. 6. [The Tire Thief]
    Captain Kidd
  8. 7. The Ego Exchanger
    Captain Marvel
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Comix Cards
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Craig Delich
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Jim Stangas
  • Bob Hughes
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • Daniel Smith
  • Mike Nielsen