(April 1945)

Fiction House, 1942 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
every other month
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Flying Stories, Inc.
Brand:
Fiction House Magazines
Editing:
Jean M. Press (Editor); Jack Byrne (Managing Editor)
Format:
Standard Golden Age US Size; Color; Saddle-stitched; Was ongoing

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
war

Indexer Notes

Firehair is touted on the cover blurb, but the illustration is a generic WWII Fiction House cover.

["It was Little Ax, son of chief Tehema,..."] (Table of Contents)

Firehair / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as John Starr]
Pencils:
Lee Elias (signed)
Inks:
Lee Elias (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Firehair [Princess Smith; renamed Lynn Cabot in issue #24]; Devil-Eye (intro; Firehair's horse); VILLAINS: Fingers; Blackie
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Compare this with the signed Elias in issue #21. This is MUCH more polished.

["Across the China skies speeds Captain Morgan to..."] (Table of Contents)

U.S. Rangers / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as Capt. R.W. Colt]
Pencils:
Marcia Snyder
Inks:
Marcia Snyder
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war
Characters:
U.S. Rangers

Living Mermaids (Table of Contents)

The Werewolf Hunter / comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as Armand Broussard]
Pencils:
Lily Renee (signed)
Inks:
Lily Renee (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
Professor Broussard [the Werewolf Hunter]; Professor Mesmer (intro)

Statement of the Ownership, Management, Circulation, Etc. (Table of Contents)

statement of ownership / 0.33 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Sniper (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
war

Indexer Notes

The story is reprinted from Khaki, Canadian Army Weekly.

Oil For the War-Lust of Nippon (Table of Contents)

The Sea Devil / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as Morgan Hawkins]
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war
Characters:
The Sea Devil

Indexer Notes

Last Sea Devil story

No. 1: Ahmad the Camel Boy (Table of Contents)

Far East / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as Sargasso]
Pencils:
Dan Zolnerowich
Inks:
Dan Zolnerowich; Marcia Snyder?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure

["The Infamous Happenstall hijack plot was master-minded by..."] (Table of Contents)

Glory Forbes / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as Bob Hickok]
Pencils:
George Tuska
Inks:
George Tuska?; ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
crime
Characters:
Glory Forbes
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. ["It was Little Ax, son of chief Tehema,..."]
    Firehair
  3. 2. ["Across the China skies speeds Captain Morgan to..."]
    U.S. Rangers
  4. 3. Living Mermaids
    The Werewolf Hunter
  5. 4. Statement of the Ownership, Management, Circulation, Etc.
  6. 5. Sniper
  7. 6. Oil For the War-Lust of Nippon
    The Sea Devil
  8. 7. No. 1: Ahmad the Camel Boy
    Far East
  9. 8. ["The Infamous Happenstall hijack plot was master-minded by..."]
    Glory Forbes
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Henry Steele, Hames Ware, Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • Tony R. Rose
  • James Ludwig
  • Henry Steele, Hames Ware, Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.