(May 1945)

Fiction House, 1940 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
?
Editing:
John F. Byrne (Managing Editor); Ruth Atkinson (Editor)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
newsprint interior; glossy cover
Binding:
saddle-stitched

Issue Notes

Entire issue updated/revised 12/2006 by HS/HW/JV.


Yankee War-Birds Over Tokyo!" (Table of Contents)

Captain Wings / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
war

Indexer Notes

Cover art credits from Steve Saaf via the GCD Error List.

Yankee War-Birds Over Tokyo ["It was a mercy run. Captain Wings and..."] (Table of Contents)

Captain Wings / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as Major T. E. Bowen]
Pencils:
Lee Elias (signed)
Inks:
Lee Elias (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war

Indexer Notes

The story title is taken from the cover blurb.

["G-golly! I th-think my plane's missing--or something..."] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
? [as Kip Beales]
Pencils:
Alex Blum
Inks:
Alex Blum?; shop
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war

["That smoke! That's the signal! How about circling..."] (Table of Contents)

Jane Martin / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as F.E. Lincoln]
Pencils:
Howard Larsen (signed)
Inks:
Howard Larsen (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war

Indexer Notes

HW points out Larsen's blatent attempts to hide the fact that he doesn't like to (or can't) draw feet!

The B-29 Boeing superfortress (Table of Contents)

Wing Tips / filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?

Genre:
non-fiction

["The dragon's daughters! Dai Nippon's newest threat...and..."] (Table of Contents)

Clipper Kirk / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
war

The Road to Mandalay (Table of Contents)

n/a / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as Langdon Trent]

Genre:
war

["Hey fellas, how's this for a slice a'..."] (Table of Contents)

Skull Squad / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as Ace Atkins]
Pencils:
Matt Baker; Alex Blum?
Inks:
Matt Baker; [shop]
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war

n/a (Table of Contents)

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

["Somewhere in the south Pacific: There go my..."] (Table of Contents)

Suicide Smith / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as Capt. A.E. Carruthers]
Pencils:
Jack Keller
Inks:
Jack Keller
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war

Indexer Notes

HS detects a note of Gene Colan in the artwork.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Yankee War-Birds Over Tokyo!"
    Captain Wings
  2. 1. Yankee War-Birds Over Tokyo ["It was a mercy run. Captain Wings and..."]
    Captain Wings
  3. 2. ["G-golly! I th-think my plane's missing--or something..."]
    Greasemonkey Griffin
  4. 3. ["That smoke! That's the signal! How about circling..."]
    Jane Martin
  5. 4. The B-29 Boeing superfortress
    Wing Tips
  6. 5. ["The dragon's daughters! Dai Nippon's newest threat...and..."]
    Clipper Kirk
  7. 6. The Road to Mandalay
    n/a
  8. 7. ["Hey fellas, how's this for a slice a'..."]
    Skull Squad
  9. 8. n/a
    Wings' Air Mail
  10. 9. ["Somewhere in the south Pacific: There go my..."]
    Suicide Smith
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Henry Steele, Hames Ware, Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.
  • Mike Nielsen
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • Jim Walls
  • Gary L. Watson
  • Henry Steele, Hames Ware, Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.
  • Mike Nielsen