(November 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 (Editor)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
newsprint interior; glossy cover
Binding:
saddle-stitched

Sky Hell from the Pigboat Patrol (Table of Contents)

Skull Squad / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Art Saaf
Inks:
Art Saaf
Colors:
?

Genre:
war

["A hidden fire bomb and a sky raider's ambush..."] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
? [as Major T. E. Bowen]
Pencils:
Ruben Moreira
Inks:
Ruben Moreira
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war

["Suicide Smith, famed for his high-flying exploits, is..."] (Table of Contents)

Suicide Smith / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as Capt. A.E. Carruthers]
Pencils:
Joe Doolin
Inks:
Joe Doolin
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war

["Wanted: general nuisance Greasemonkey Griffin for stealing his..."] (Table of Contents)

Greasemonkey Griffin / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as Kip Beales]
Pencils:
Ruth Atkinson?
Inks:
Ruth Atkinson?; ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war

Indexer Notes

Atkinson is supposed to be at FH at this time, but we're speculating that this is her early style.

"Jane, this is Mal Gordon. You're to fly..."] (Table of Contents)

Jane Martin / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as F.E. Lincoln]
Pencils:
Lily Renee (signed)
Inks:
Lily Renee (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war

Typhoon (Table of Contents)

Wing Tips / filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Karen Karol (signed)
Inks:
Karen Karol (signed)

Genre:
non-fiction

Wildcat Vengeance (Table of Contents)

Captain Derek West / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as Capt. Derek West]
Pencils:
George Appel (signed)
Inks:
George Appel (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war

n/a (Table of Contents)

Wings' Air Mail / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Identity Unknown (Table of Contents)

Yank Aces of World War II / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
war

Indexer Notes

Possibly Saul Rosen or Lee Elias.

Bobtail Ace (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as Capt. Derek West]
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
war
Reprints:
  • from ? [Story copyright 1931 - possibly a reprint from the pulps?]

Sky Hell From the Pigboat Patrol ["Somewhere in England:" "Men, you've all been picked..."] (Table of Contents)

Skull Squad / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as Ace Atkins]
Pencils:
Harvey Fuller?
Inks:
Ruth Atkinson?; ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war

Indexer Notes

The story title is taken from the cover blurb. HS suggests possible Arnold Hicks involvement.

["A convoy laden with weapons for the second..."] (Table of Contents)

Clipper Kirk / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as Cliff Dubois]
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war

Indexer Notes

HS speculates on A.C. Hollingsworth for the art, while HW sees signs of Carmine Infantino and/or Art Seymour. JV is uncharacteristically silent.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Sky Hell from the Pigboat Patrol
    Skull Squad
  2. 1. ["A hidden fire bomb and a sky raider's ambush..."]
    Captain Wings
  3. 2. ["Suicide Smith, famed for his high-flying exploits, is..."]
    Suicide Smith
  4. 3. ["Wanted: general nuisance Greasemonkey Griffin for stealing his..."]
    Greasemonkey Griffin
  5. 4. "Jane, this is Mal Gordon. You're to fly..."]
    Jane Martin
  6. 5. Typhoon
    Wing Tips
  7. 6. Wildcat Vengeance
    Captain Derek West
  8. 7. n/a
    Wings' Air Mail
  9. 8. Identity Unknown
    Yank Aces of World War II
  10. 9. Bobtail Ace
  11. 10. Sky Hell From the Pigboat Patrol ["Somewhere in England:" "Men, you've all been picked..."]
    Skull Squad
  12. 11. ["A convoy laden with weapons for the second..."]
    Clipper Kirk
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