(June 1945)

Fiction House, 1940 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
?
Editing:
Jack Byrne (Managing Editor); John C. Mitchell (Editor)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Spoor of the Purple Skulls (Table of Contents)

Kaänga / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
jungle

Fire-Birds from the Sky! (Table of Contents)

Kaänga / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as Frank Riddell]
Pencils:
Ruben Moreira [as Rubi Moore]
Inks:
Ruben Moreira [as Rubi Moore]
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
jungle

Indexer Notes

The story title from the cover blurb is "Spoor of the Purple Skulls"

First line of dialogue is "Blazes! Only winged that blasted native! Can't let..."

["What has happened? All my brothers flee in..."] (Table of Contents)

Wambi, The Jungle Boy / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as Roy L. Smith]
Pencils:
Robert Webb
Inks:
Matt Baker; ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
jungle

["Girls, and more girls...now this is what..."] (Table of Contents)

Captain Terry Thunder / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as Pierre La Rue]
Pencils:
Richard Case
Inks:
Richard Case
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure

["The elephant - largest of jungle animals, has..."] (Table of Contents)

Jungle Facts / filler / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction

["From out of the veldt they crept, hairy..."] (Table of Contents)

Tabu / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as Mack]
Pencils:
Howard Larsen
Inks:
Howard Larsen
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
jungle

The Beast with a Thousand Teeth (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as Dan Stockman]
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
jungle

["Outlaw!...a dread word to hear in any..."] (Table of Contents)

Simba, King of Beasts / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as Ed Hunt]
Pencils:
Richard Case
Inks:
Richard Case
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
jungle

["Hark - Fang's hunting call! Here he comes."] (Table of Contents)

Camilla / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as Victor Ibsen]
Pencils:
Marcia Snyder
Inks:
Marcia Snyder
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
jungle
Reprints: show reprint note before migration

Indexer Notes

Re-worked as a Jungle Girl story in Kaänga reprint, in a much altered and truncated form with Camilla renamed Fantomah and the dialogue completely reworked. That re-worked version is also reprinted in Ka'a'nga (I.W. Publishing; Super Comics, 1958 series) #8.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Spoor of the Purple Skulls
    Kaänga
  2. 1. Fire-Birds from the Sky!
    Kaänga
  3. 2. ["What has happened? All my brothers flee in..."]
    Wambi, The Jungle Boy
  4. 3. ["Girls, and more girls...now this is what..."]
    Captain Terry Thunder
  5. 4. ["The elephant - largest of jungle animals, has..."]
    Jungle Facts
  6. 5. ["From out of the veldt they crept, hairy..."]
    Tabu
  7. 6. The Beast with a Thousand Teeth
  8. 7. ["Outlaw!...a dread word to hear in any..."]
    Simba, King of Beasts
  9. 8. ["Hark - Fang's hunting call! Here he comes."]
    Camilla
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  • Henry Steele, Hames Ware, Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.
  • Lou Mougin
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