(February 1944)

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

Issue Notes

All info [except feature] added by Craig Delich (Feb. 2006). Entire issue updated/revised 12/2006 by HS/HW/JV.


Panzer Meat For Mosquitoes! (Table of Contents)

Skull Squad / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Art Saaf
Inks:
Art Saaf
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war

The Big Six of the Comic Magazines (Table of Contents)

Fiction House / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
various
Inks:
various
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Synopsis:
House ad for Fiction House comics.

Indexer Notes

Found on the inside front cover. Entire sequence added by Craig Delich (Feb. 2006).

["It was just another day in Captain Wings'..."] (Table of Contents)

Captain Wings and the Hell-Diver Squadron / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
war

Indexer Notes

Story title, genre and writer credit added by Craig Delich (Feb. 2006).

Madame Butch (Table of Contents)

Captain Derek West / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
war

Indexer Notes

Genre and writer credit added by Craig Delich (Feb. 2006). HW sees art assist by Tony Cavallo?.

["Report operations maneuver no. 724 HZ Finland fingers..."] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
? [as Capt. A.E. Carruthers]
Pencils:
Graham Ingels
Inks:
Graham Ingels
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war

Indexer Notes

Story title, genre and writer credit added by Craig Delich (Feb. 2006).

["Lemme see...alla dirty jobs is taken...no..."] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
? [as Kip Beales]
Pencils:
Harvey Fuller?; Arnold Hicks? [females]
Inks:
Harvey Fuller?; (shop)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war

Indexer Notes

Story title, genre and writer credit added by Craig Delich (Feb. 2006).

Curtiss 'Commando' (Table of Contents)

Wing Tips / filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ruth Atkinson (signed)
Inks:
Ruth Atkinson (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
Features stats on this aircraft.

Indexer Notes

Entire sequence added by Craig Delich (Feb. 2006).

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
Comprised of letters sent in by the readers.

Indexer Notes

Entire sequence added by Craig delich (Feb. 2006).

Panzer Meat For Mosquitoes ["Foggia Airfield, Italy:" "You slow freight boys are..."] (Table of Contents)

Skull Squad / comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as Ace Atkins]
Pencils:
Robert Webb?; Arnold Hicks?
Inks:
Arnold Hicks?; shop
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war

Indexer Notes

Genre and writer credit added by Craig Delich (Feb. 2006). The story title is taken from the cover.

Major Ralph Celli (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Fran Hopper
Inks:
Fran Hopper
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
biography; war
Synopsis:
Last appearance of this feature.

Indexer Notes

Story title and genre added by Craig Delich (Feb. 2006).

["Dusk on the outskirts of Florence, Italy...and a..."] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
war

Indexer Notes

Story title, genre and writer credit added by Craig Delich (Feb. 2006).

They Asked For It! (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as Eric Somers]
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
war

Indexer Notes

Entire sequence added by Craig Delich (Feb. 2006).

["300 miles off Norway's fjords:"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
war

Indexer Notes

Story title, genre and writer credit added by Craig Delich (Feb. 2006).

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Panzer Meat For Mosquitoes!
    Skull Squad
  2. 1. The Big Six of the Comic Magazines
    Fiction House
  3. 2. ["It was just another day in Captain Wings'..."]
    Captain Wings and the Hell-Diver Squadron
  4. 3. Madame Butch
    Captain Derek West
  5. 4. ["Report operations maneuver no. 724 HZ Finland fingers..."]
    Suicide Smith
  6. 5. ["Lemme see...alla dirty jobs is taken...no..."]
    Greasemonkey Griffin
  7. 6. Curtiss 'Commando'
    Wing Tips
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Wings' Air Mail
  9. 8. Panzer Meat For Mosquitoes ["Foggia Airfield, Italy:" "You slow freight boys are..."]
    Skull Squad
  10. 9. Major Ralph Celli
    Yank Aces of World War II
  11. 10. ["Dusk on the outskirts of Florence, Italy...and a..."]
    Jane Martin
  12. 11. They Asked For It!
  13. 12. ["300 miles off Norway's fjords:"]
    Clipper Kirk
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  • Henry Steele, Hames Ware, Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.
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