(January 1944)

Fiction House, 1940 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
60
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Glen-Kel Pub. Co., Inc.
Brand:
Fiction House Magazines
Editing:
John C. Mitchell (Editor)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Lair of the King-Serpent (Table of Contents)

Kaänga / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
jungle
Characters:

Lair of the King-Serpent ["From a hidden lookout perch, a pygmy leader..."] (Table of Contents)

Kaänga / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as Frank Riddell]
Pencils:
Howard Larsen?; ?
Inks:
Saul Rosen?; ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
jungle

Indexer Notes

The story title is taken from the cover blurb. This is the same crude artist from issue 46 with possibly some facial touch-ups by Saul Rosen. It's possible that this is what Howard Larsen looked like very early in his career.

["Peace in Simba's kingdom? That's what you think..."] (Table of Contents)

Simba, King of Beasts / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as Ed Hunt]
Pencils:
Richard Case
Inks:
Richard Case
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
jungle

["Cauldron, cauldron, burning bright.. smoke high in the sky..."] (Table of Contents)

Tabu, Wizard of the Jungle / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as "Mac"]
Pencils:
Saul Rosen
Inks:
Saul Rosen
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
jungle

["As Wambi swings through the trees, he sees..."] (Table of Contents)

Wambi, The Jungle Boy / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as Roy L. Smith]
Pencils:
Henry Kiefer
Inks:
Henry Kiefer
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
jungle

The Blood Trail (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as Ring Steffin]
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Bruce Kerman

Indexer Notes

The story is copyright "1929 Fiction House, Inc."

["Ghazia, vengeful priestess of the vulture-headed goddess..."] (Table of Contents)

Fantomah / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as W.B. Hovious]
Pencils:
George Appel
Inks:
George Appel
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
jungle

["Blood hatreds erupt in a volcano of molten..."] (Table of Contents)

Captain Terry Thunder / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as Pierre La Rue]
Pencils:
Richard Case
Inks:
Richard Case
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure

["The promise was made to ease the tortured..."] (Table of Contents)

Camilla, Queen of the Jungle Empire / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as Victor Ibsen]
Pencils:
George Tuska (signed)
Inks:
George Tuska (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
jungle
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Lair of the King-Serpent
    Kaänga
  2. 1. Lair of the King-Serpent ["From a hidden lookout perch, a pygmy leader..."]
    Kaänga
  3. 2. ["Peace in Simba's kingdom? That's what you think..."]
    Simba, King of Beasts
  4. 3. ["Cauldron, cauldron, burning bright.. smoke high in the sky..."]
    Tabu, Wizard of the Jungle
  5. 4. ["As Wambi swings through the trees, he sees..."]
    Wambi, The Jungle Boy
  6. 5. The Blood Trail
  7. 6. ["Ghazia, vengeful priestess of the vulture-headed goddess..."]
    Fantomah
  8. 7. ["Blood hatreds erupt in a volcano of molten..."]
    Captain Terry Thunder
  9. 8. ["The promise was made to ease the tortured..."]
    Camilla, Queen of the Jungle Empire
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