(August 1944)

Fiction House, 1938 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
Fiction House Magazines
Editing:
Claude Lapham (Editor); S.M. Iger (Art Director)
Color:
Black and White (#1-8); Color (#9 onwards)
Dimensions:
Tabloid (#1-8); 8.5x 10.5 inches (#9); Standard Golden Age U.S. (#10 onwards)
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Saddle-Stitched

Valley of Monsters (Table of Contents)

Sheena / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Sheena; Bob
Keywords:
monsters

Valley of Monsters ["Beyond the swamps of Aro-Zan, beyond the lava..."] (Table of Contents)

Sheena / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as W. Morgan Thomas]
Pencils:
Robert Webb
Inks:
David Heames; ? [shop]
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
jungle

Indexer Notes

The story title is taken from the cover.

["This is the spot, Captain! And you're sure..."] (Table of Contents)

ZX-5 Spies In Action / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as Major Thorpe]
Pencils:
Alex Blum
Inks:
? [shop]
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
spy

Indexer Notes

Definitely pencils & inks by Gus Schrotter on final panel. He's not obvious elsewhere, but it's very likely that he's here.

["Well, lass...there ye stand...twixt two flags..."] (Table of Contents)

The Hawk / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as Willis B. Rensie]
Pencils:
Robert Webb
Inks:
Ann Brewster?; [shop]
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
historical

["Come, come, inspector. This wave of robberies sweeping..."] (Table of Contents)

The Creep and Inspector Dayton / comic story / 4.66 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as George Thatcher]
Pencils:
Alex Blum; Henry C. Kiefer
Inks:
? [shop]
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery

Strange Wings (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Tom Alexander
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
war

["My feet hurt, Laura! Haven't we seen enough..."] (Table of Contents)

Stuart Taylor / comic story / 5.66 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as Curt Davis]
Pencils:
Harvey Fuller
Inks:
Harvey Fuller
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction

Indexer Notes

Fuller puts his initials, HKF, in the lower left corner of the map on page two.

["Confidential record from the files of Drew Murdoch."] Jennifer Kent (Table of Contents)

The Ghost Gallery / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as Drew Murdoch]
Pencils:
Alex Blum
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery

Indexer Notes

Very good inks. Could this be Jack Kamen or Al Feldstein who is making Blum look so good?

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Valley of Monsters
    Sheena
  2. 1. Valley of Monsters ["Beyond the swamps of Aro-Zan, beyond the lava..."]
    Sheena
  3. 2. ["This is the spot, Captain! And you're sure..."]
    ZX-5 Spies In Action
  4. 3. ["Well, lass...there ye stand...twixt two flags..."]
    The Hawk
  5. 4. ["Come, come, inspector. This wave of robberies sweeping..."]
    The Creep and Inspector Dayton
  6. 5. Strange Wings
  7. 6. ["My feet hurt, Laura! Haven't we seen enough..."]
    Stuart Taylor
  8. 7. ["Confidential record from the files of Drew Murdoch."] Jennifer Kent
    The Ghost Gallery
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Henry Steele, Hames Ware, Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.
  • Tony R. Rose
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • Henry Steele, Hames Ware, Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.
  • Jim Walls
  • Len Wolinsky