(May 1944)

Fiction House, 1940 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
?
Editing:
Paul Payne (Editor)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

City of Lost Souls (Table of Contents)

The Lost World / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Joe Doolin
Inks:
Joe Doolin
Colors:
?

Genre:
science fiction

City of Lost Souls ["Across a world riven and blasted by void-strewn..."] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Voltamen (villain); Henri (introduction); a Parisian Chief (introduction); Collette (his daughter, introduction)

Indexer Notes

The story title is taken from the cover blurb. Story takes place in St. Louis and Paris, France.

["Mars, god of war...Mars, spirit of destruction..."] (Table of Contents)

Mars / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as Thornecliffe Herrick]
Pencils:
Joe Doolin
Inks:
Joe Doolin
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Drew (villain, introduction, death); Stal (introduction); Lora (introduction)

["At Pluto spaceport Norge receives his latest present..."] (Table of Contents)

Norge Benson / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as Olaf Bjorn]
Pencils:
Lily Renee (signed)
Inks:
Lily Renee (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Jolie (guest-star); Knut (villain, introduction, death); Lars (villain, introduction, death)

Indexer Notes

Renee's initials are on the last panel.

Life On Venus? (Table of Contents)

text article / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as Montague Truex, Ph.D.]
Pencils:
Fran Hopper (signed)
Inks:
Fran Hopper (signed)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
science fiction

Indexer Notes

One full page illustration accompanies two pages of text. Fran Hopper is nee Dietrick.

["Gale hated to take this trip. So dull..."] (Table of Contents)

Gale Allen and the Girl Squadron / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as Douglas McKee]
Pencils:
Fran Hopper (signed)
Inks:
Fran Hopper (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
The Butterfly Mens (villain, introduction)

["One evening in a space club on the..."] (Table of Contents)

Star Pirate / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as George Vincent]
Pencils:
George Tuska
Inks:
George Tuska
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Merta (villain, introduction); Gura (villain, introduction); Makko (villain, introduction); other pirates (villains, introduction); Lekkons (introduction)

["A busy street scene on the planet of..."] (Table of Contents)

Space Rangers / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Lotura (villain, introduction, death); Iron Jaw Men (villains, introduction, death)
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. City of Lost Souls
    The Lost World
  2. 1. City of Lost Souls ["Across a world riven and blasted by void-strewn..."]
    The Lost World
  3. 2. ["Mars, god of war...Mars, spirit of destruction..."]
    Mars
  4. 3. ["At Pluto spaceport Norge receives his latest present..."]
    Norge Benson
  5. 4. Life On Venus?
  6. 5. ["Gale hated to take this trip. So dull..."]
    Gale Allen and the Girl Squadron
  7. 6. ["One evening in a space club on the..."]
    Star Pirate
  8. 7. ["A busy street scene on the planet of..."]
    Space Rangers
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