(February 1944)

Fawcett, 1940 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
?
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
A Fawcett Magazine
Editing:
Will Lieberson
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding:
Saddle-Stitched
Publishing Format:
Was On-Going Series

Captain Marvel Judges the Ugly Beauty Contest (Table of Contents)

Captain Marvel / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
C. C. Beck
Inks:
C. C. Beck
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain Marvel
Keywords:
dungeons; skeletons

Table of Contents (Table of Contents)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Letters:
typeset

The Beauty Contest (Table of Contents)

Captain Marvel / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
C. C. Beck
Inks:
C. C. Beck
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]

The Iron Horse (Table of Contents)

Golden Arrow / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Golden Arrow; Pancho; Sheriff; Bolts Benton (inventor)
Synopsis:
A monstrous iron horse spreads terror throughout the west.

Indexer Notes

Al Carreno is credited on Golden Arrow in this period by Jerry Bails' Who's Who, and compared with signed work in Hawk #4, this story is most probably by him.

Mystery of Spy Island (Table of Contents)

Spy Smasher / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
spy; superhero
Characters:
Spy Smasher [Alan Armstrong]

The Deadly Seadragon (Table of Contents)

Lance O'Casey / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Lance O'Casey; Mike; King Pepo; Commander Sato-Sato (villain; introduction; death?)
Synopsis:
While sailing at sea, Mike spots a seadragon, only to discover it is made of metal -- and manned by the Japanese.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Story is also called "The Deadly Seadragons"; synopsis added by Craig Delich 1-31-08.

Big Game Hunter (Table of Contents)

Wicky and O'Shawnessy / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Rod Reed
Letters:
Typeset

Bobo the Hobo (Table of Contents)

Ibis the Invincible / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Alex Blum
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Prince Ibis; Bobo (hobo); Taia (princess)
Synopsis:
The miraculous Ibistick has turned a tramp, Bobo, into a second Ibis.

Indexer Notes

Blum is credited on pencils on Ibis by Jerry Bails' Who's Who. He drew many stories for Classics Illustrated, like Treasure Island. He can best be spotted by his eyes not really looking at anything, and often with scowling, skewed faces.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Captain Marvel Judges the Ugly Beauty Contest
    Captain Marvel
  2. 1. Table of Contents
  3. 2. The Beauty Contest
    Captain Marvel
  4. 3. The Iron Horse
    Golden Arrow
  5. 4. Mystery of Spy Island
    Spy Smasher
  6. 5. The Deadly Seadragon
    Lance O'Casey
  7. 6. Big Game Hunter
    Wicky and O'Shawnessy
  8. 7. Bobo the Hobo
    Ibis the Invincible
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