(March 12, 1943)

Fawcett, 1942 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Fawcett Publications, Inc.
Brand:
A Fawcett Publication
Editing:
?
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Captain Midnight / cover / 1 page (report information)

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Colors:
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Letters:
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Genre:
adventure; aviation
Characters:
Captain Midnight [Captain Jim Albright]; the Nazis
Reprints:

Captain Midnight (Table of Contents)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
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?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Captain Midnight [Captain Jim Albright]

Indexer Notes

Table of contents with illustrations, also list of Editorial Advisory Board.

Captain Midnight and the Panama Plot! (Table of Contents)

Captain Midnight / comic story / 15.67 pages (report information)

Script:
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Colors:
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Letters:
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Genre:
adventure; aviation
Characters:
Captain Midnight [Captain Jim Albright]; Ichabod Mudd; Chuck Ramsay [SS-11]; Joyce Ryan; The Black Mikado (villain)
Synopsis:
In an effort to disrupt shipping through the Panama Canal, The Black Mikado breeds mosquitoes which carry Yellow Fever.
Keywords:
crocodiles; hari-kari; mosquitoes; Panama Canal; Yellow Fever

Indexer Notes

Contents page title is "The Terror of the Panama Plot".

On the Lookout for Adventure!!! (Table of Contents)

Don Winslow of the Navy / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

Script:
?
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?
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?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
military
Characters:
Don Winslow

Indexer Notes

Promotional advertisement for the "Don Winslow of the Navy" comic.

Blood On Books (Table of Contents)

Red Skye / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Red Skye

Presenting Ichabod Mudd, Cowboy! (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
adventure; aviation
Characters:
Captain Midnight [Captain Jim Albright]; Ichabod Mudd [Icky]; Jed Wayne (ranch owner); Mary Wayne (Jed's daughter); Dick Wayne (Jed's soldier son); von Blitz (villain); other un-named Nazis (villains)
Synopsis:
Captain Midnight comes face to face with a band of Nazis who seek to sabotage the U.S. beef industry.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Blackout Bomb

Indexer Notes

Story title taken from the contents page.

The Dread Secret of the "A. F." (Table of Contents)

Captain Midnight / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure; aviation
Characters:
Captain Midnight [Captain Jim Albright]

Indexer Notes

Story title taken from the contents page.

Don't Miss Hopalong Cassidy (Table of Contents)

Hopalong Cassidy / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

Script:
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?
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?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Hopalong Cassidy [William Boyd]

Indexer Notes

Promotional advertisement for the "Hopalong Cassidy" comic.

The Stars of the Comics Can Bang the Axis... (Table of Contents)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
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?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Captain Marvel (cameo); Captain Marvel, Jr. (cameo); Mary Marvel (cameo); Spy Smasher (cameo); Bulletman (cameo); Captain Midnight (cameo)

Indexer Notes

Public service announcement promoting the sale of war bonds and stamps. Illustrated with headshots of the Fawcett characters.

Some Tooting about Zoot-Suiting (Table of Contents)

Little Sneezer / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
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?
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?
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?
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?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Little Sneezer
Synopsis:
Pete the tailor is selling unpatriotic zoot suits, that use excess fabric.
Keywords:
World War II; zoot-suit

Broadcast of Death (Table of Contents)

Captain Midnight / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
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Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure; aviation
Characters:
Captain Midnight [Captain Jim Albright]; The Secret Squadron; Mr. Phadman (radio emcee); Dr. Lanzer (radio quiz contestant, death); Baron Wolfmann (villain); Heinrich (villain); other un-named Nazis (villains)
Synopsis:
The Nazis try to sabotage a short-wave radio operation broadcasting news to occupied countries.
Reprints:
Keywords:
broadcasting transmitter; ferry; radio; Secret Squadron Bases (A-3 A-5 A-9); short-wave; submarine; the Nazis; Transcontinental Broadcasting System
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Captain Midnight
  2. 1. Captain Midnight
  3. 2. Captain Midnight and the Panama Plot!
    Captain Midnight
  4. 3. On the Lookout for Adventure!!!
    Don Winslow of the Navy
  5. 4. Blood On Books
    Red Skye
  6. 5. Presenting Ichabod Mudd, Cowboy!
    Captain Midnight
  7. 6. The Dread Secret of the "A. F."
    Captain Midnight
  8. 7. Don't Miss Hopalong Cassidy
    Hopalong Cassidy
  9. 8. The Stars of the Comics Can Bang the Axis...
  10. 9. Some Tooting about Zoot-Suiting
    Little Sneezer
  11. 10. Broadcast of Death
    Captain Midnight
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Craig Delich
  • Lou Mougin
  • Merlin Haas
  • Mike Nielsen
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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  • Dan Kocher
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