(January (February) 1946)

Fawcett, 1942 Series
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Volume:
6
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Fawcett Publications, Incorporated
Brand:
A Fawcett Magazine
Editing:
Wendell Crowley
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
Newsprint interior; Glossy cover
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

Cover number is #35 and cover date is February, but interior is numbered #34 and dated January.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Captain Marvel, Jr. / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Bud Thompson
Inks:
Bud Thompson
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain Marvel, Jr. [Freddy Freeman]; Sivana, Jr.

Indexer Notes

The cover depicts Sivana, Jr., who appears next in #36, not this issue.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Frontispiece / credits / 1 page (report information)

Twenty-Four Hours to Live! (Table of Contents)

Captain Marvel, Jr. / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bud Thompson
Inks:
Bud Thompson
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain Marvel, Jr. [Freddy Freeman]; Sivana (villain); Dr. Elijah Longlife (first appearance)

Indexer Notes

The story is possibly inspired by Robert A. Heinlein's "Lifeline".
Art credits by Don Ensign.

A Matter of Money! (Table of Contents)

Rubbernose Randolph / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Art Helfant
Pencils:
Art Helfant
Inks:
Art Helfant
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

["Hey mister, how's about a lift?"] (Table of Contents)

Boxcar Benny / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

The Return of the Antbear! (Table of Contents)

Captain Marvel, Jr. / comic story / 6.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Woolfolk
Pencils:
Mac Raboy ?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain Marvel, Jr. [Freddy Freeman]; J. Billings (an explorer); Antbear; Sherman Shootum (villain)
Synopsis:
A rare striped panda is donated by an explorer to a private zoo and is caged with an Antbear. But a rival explorer, Sherman Shootum, sends his men to the zoo to steal the panda, and Captain Marvel Jr. uses the Antbear as a bloodhound to track down the panda.
Keywords:
zoo

Indexer Notes

The Antbear (really a giant anteater), termed in this story as "the World's Dumbest Animal", was first seen in Captain Marvel Jr. #33.

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

statement of ownership / 0.33 page (report information)

Script:
Gordon Fawcett
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

For October 1st, 1945; notarized May 18, 1945.

Gives Joe a Nightmare! (Table of Contents)

Rubbernose Randolph / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Art Helfant
Pencils:
Art Helfant
Inks:
Art Helfant
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

["I hope one of these cars stops soon, I'm very tired."] (Table of Contents)

Boxcar Benny / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

Ali's Father Talks Turkey (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Bert Mills
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Ends with a Prisoner of War Fact Sheet that covers the prisoners of war within the continental United States as of February 10th, 1945. It includes counts by nationality, number of camps by type, and type of work performed by the prisoners.

["The man power shortage has made the laundry situation very critical..."] (Table of Contents)

Opportunity Knoxx / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Keywords:
laundry; robot

The Underworld Tournament! (Table of Contents)

Captain Marvel, Jr. / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
Bud Thompson
Inks:
Bud Thompson
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain Marvel, Jr. [Freddy Freeman]

Indexer Notes

Art credits by Don Ensign.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Captain Marvel, Jr.
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Frontispiece
  3. 2. Twenty-Four Hours to Live!
    Captain Marvel, Jr.
  4. 3. A Matter of Money!
    Rubbernose Randolph
  5. 4. ["Hey mister, how's about a lift?"]
    Boxcar Benny
  6. 5. The Return of the Antbear!
    Captain Marvel, Jr.
  7. 6. Statement of the Ownership, Management Circulation, Etc.
  8. 7. Gives Joe a Nightmare!
    Rubbernose Randolph
  9. 8. ["I hope one of these cars stops soon, I'm very tired."]
    Boxcar Benny
  10. 9. Ali's Father Talks Turkey
  11. 10. ["The man power shortage has made the laundry situation very critical..."]
    Opportunity Knoxx
  12. 11. The Underworld Tournament!
    Captain Marvel, Jr.
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