(September 1943)

Fiction House, 1940 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
60
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
?
Editing:
Malcolm Reiss
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Moon-Thirst (Table of Contents)

Gale Allen / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Joe Doolin
Inks:
Joe Doolin
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Gale Allen

["Strange, corpse-like creatures from Volta, ruling planet of..."] (Table of Contents)

The Lost World / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as Thornecliffe Herrick] (signed)
Pencils:
Graham Ingels
Inks:
Graham Ingels
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Guest Star: Maxson; Broak (villain, introduction, death); Voltamen (villains)

["Daring Earthmen attempt exploration of the unknown void..."] (Table of Contents)

Mars / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Joe Doolin
Inks:
Joe Doolin
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Mars; Captain Martin (introduction, death); Dr. Jason (introduction); the Quomans and their king (introduction); Eno Rex (villain, introduction, death?, engineer)
Synopsis:
An unsuccessful engineer (being used by the war god Mars) is accepted as a crew member aboard the "Spacemoor", but soon conducts a mutiny, takes control of the vessel, and heads toward Astelguese, an asteroid supposedly loaded with gold.
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Moon-Thirst ["In Vanam city: Squadron, attention! Duty detail to report..."] (Table of Contents)

Gale Allen and the Girl Squadron / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as Douglas McKee] (signed)
Pencils:
Richard Case
Inks:
Richard Case
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Gale Allen; The Girl Squadron; Captain Saracen; Izmet (villain, a scientist, introduction); Queen Aza (villain, ruler of Margravia, introduction)
Synopsis:
Gale and her squadron are sent to Margravia on a mercy mission with a pardon for Izmet, but the mission nearly backfires.
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Indexer Notes

The story title is taken from the cover blurb.

["On a frontier asteroid, where law and outlaw..."] (Table of Contents)

Star Pirate / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as George Vincent] (signed)
Pencils:
George Appel
Inks:
George Appel
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Star Pirate; The Big Shot (villain, introduction, death, a woman)

Will Earth's Lost Race Return? (Table of Contents)

text article / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as Theobald Parker] (signed)
Pencils:
Karen Karol (signed)
Inks:
Karen Karol (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
This is an article claiming that the builders of Angkor Wat in Cambodia were space aliens.

["From the dim wastes of Central Jupiter comes..."] (Table of Contents)

Auro Lord of Jupiter / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as Dick Charles] (signed)
Pencils:
Robert Webb
Inks:
Robert Webb; shop ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Auro Lord of Jupiter; General Rami (introduction): Medna (villain, introduction); the Purple People (villains, introduction)

["Temporarily out of this world, the olympics have..."] (Table of Contents)

Norge Benson / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as Olaf Bjorn] (signed)
Pencils:
Fran Deitrick (signed)
Inks:
Fran Deitrick (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Norge Benson; Jolie; The Gor Men (villains, introduction)

["Flash! Extra! In this corner, Flint Baker, ace..."] (Table of Contents)

Flint Baker and Reef Ryan Space Rangers / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as Hugh Fitzhugh] (signed)
Pencils:
Lee Elias (signed)
Inks:
Lee Elias (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
The Space Rangers [Flint Baker; Reef Ryan] (introduction); Vara; Captain Gordon (introduction); Braxo (villain, introduction); Torga and the ape men (villains, introduction)
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Moon-Thirst
    Gale Allen
  2. 1. ["Strange, corpse-like creatures from Volta, ruling planet of..."]
    The Lost World
  3. 2. ["Daring Earthmen attempt exploration of the unknown void..."]
    Mars
  4. 3. Moon-Thirst ["In Vanam city: Squadron, attention! Duty detail to report..."]
    Gale Allen and the Girl Squadron
  5. 4. ["On a frontier asteroid, where law and outlaw..."]
    Star Pirate
  6. 5. Will Earth's Lost Race Return?
  7. 6. ["From the dim wastes of Central Jupiter comes..."]
    Auro Lord of Jupiter
  8. 7. ["Temporarily out of this world, the olympics have..."]
    Norge Benson
  9. 8. ["Flash! Extra! In this corner, Flint Baker, ace..."]
    Flint Baker and Reef Ryan Space Rangers
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