(May 1946)

Fawcett, 1942 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
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

An Arabian Knight! (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain Marvel Jr. [Freddy Freeman]
Reprints:
  • in Alter-Ego (TwoMorrows, 1999 series) Vol. 3 #19 (December, 2002) [in black and white]

Contents page (Table of Contents)

credits / 1 page (report information)

Capt. Marvel Jr. Fights The Arabian Knights (Table of Contents)

Captain Marvel Jr. / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain Marvel, Jr. [Freddy Freeman]; Ali; The Sultan; Fatima (Sultan's daughter); Genie of the Lamp (villain); Abdul the Merchant (villain)
Synopsis:
Freddy sees an ad in the newspaper requesting the help of Captain Marvel Jr. and when he visits the man who placed the ad, he is told that he is requested to go back to Arabia with the man. This man, Ali, is in love with a Sultan's daughter, but there is another suitor as well, and her hand in marriage goes to the person bringing her the greatest magic gift.

A Man of Principal (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
Characters:
Rubbernose Randolph

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
H. M.
Pencils:
H. M.
Inks:
H. M.
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Boxcar Benny

Indexer Notes

Credits added by Craig Delich, courtesy of the Who's Who.

The Stolen Half-Century! (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Bill Woolfolk
Pencils:
August Froehlich; Mac Raboy tracings
Inks:
August Froehlich; Mac Raboy tracings
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain Marvel, Jr. [Freddy Freeman]; Otto Van Dorn; Mrs. Van Dorn; Graybeard (villain, ancient crimelord); Slippery Elmer (villain)
Synopsis:
Captain Marvel Jr. speedily takes the wife of Otto Van Dorn to the hospital where she is diagnosed to be suffering from amnesia, and she can't remember anything that has happened in the last 50 years. This is good news to Graybeard, who is rotting in prison, but escapes and goes after the famed Van Dorn Necklace.
Keywords:
Van Dorn Necklace

Auto Know Better (Table of Contents)

Whipper-Snappers / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

Gets In the Swim (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
Characters:
Rubbernose Randolph

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
H. M.
Pencils:
H. M.
Inks:
H. M.
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Boxcar Benny

Indexer Notes

Art credits added by Craig Delich, courtesy of the Who's Who.

The Magic Act (Table of Contents)

Captain Marvel Jr. / comic story / 6.66 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain Marvel Jr. [Freddy Freeman]; Spawn the Magician (villain)
Synopsis:
Every week, the magician, Spawn, performs his acts of magic on the waterfront, but Captain Marvel Jr. notices people under the influence of opium committing crimes there as well, and believes that there is a connection between the two.
Keywords:
Daily Star; Orient Line

Indexer Notes

The last 1/3 of the page is an illustrated advertisement for Mary Marvel appearing in Wow Comics, art probably by Jack Binder.

A Clothes Shave (Table of Contents)

Giggle Gags / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

If the Shoe Fits... (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Bernstein
Letters:
typeset

Late News (Table of Contents)

Snortville Sneeze / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Sid Lazarus
Pencils:
Sid Lazarus
Inks:
Sid Lazarus
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Snortville Sneeze

Captain Marvel Jr. Haunts the Ghost Vigilantes (Table of Contents)

Captain Marvel Jr. / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain Marvel, Jr. [Freddy Freeman]
Synopsis:
Captain Marvel Jr. encounters ghosts who are the former inhabitants of an abandoned western town, and tricks them into leaving this town to its new human inhabitants.
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. An Arabian Knight!
    Captain Marvel Jr.
  2. 1. Contents page
  3. 2. Capt. Marvel Jr. Fights The Arabian Knights
    Captain Marvel Jr.
  4. 3. A Man of Principal
    Rubbernose Randolph
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Boxcar Benny
  6. 5. The Stolen Half-Century!
    Captain Marvel Jr.
  7. 6. Auto Know Better
    Whipper-Snappers
  8. 7. Gets In the Swim
    Rubbernose Randolph
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Boxcar Benny
  10. 9. The Magic Act
    Captain Marvel Jr.
  11. 10. A Clothes Shave
    Giggle Gags
  12. 11. If the Shoe Fits...
  13. 12. Late News
    Snortville Sneeze
  14. 13. Captain Marvel Jr. Haunts the Ghost Vigilantes
    Captain Marvel Jr.
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Craig Delich
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Lou Mougin
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • Peter Croome
  • Gregory Fischer