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(December 1939)

Fox, 1939 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
Monthly
On-sale date:
1939-10-12
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Fox Publications, Inc.
Brand:
FP
Editing:
Victor Fox ?
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
7 1/2" x 10 1/4"
Paper Stock:
Glossy Covers; Newsprint Interior
Binding:
Saddle-Stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

On sale date from the publication date found in the Catalog of Copyright Entries, Part 2, Periodicals, New Series, Volume 34, 1939, Number 4. Second class periodical. Copyright number 433345.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Green Mask / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Lou Fine
Inks:
Lou Fine
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
The Green Mask [Michael Shelby]
Reprints:

[The Will of John D. Lovingston] (Table of Contents)

The Green Mask / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
Will Eisner?
Pencils:
Walter Frame
Inks:
Walter Frame
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
The Green Mask [Michael Shelby]; Janette Lovingston (first appearance; villain; death)
Reprints:

[The Robot Solar System] (Table of Contents)

Rex Dexter / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Dick Briefer (signed)
Pencils:
Dick Briefer (signed)
Inks:
Dick Briefer (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure; science fiction
Characters:
Rex Dexter; A robot (villain, introduction)

[Come! Come!] (Table of Contents)

Billy Bounce / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Fred Schwab
Pencils:
Fred Schwab [as Norman Lee]
Inks:
Fred Schwab
Colors:
?
Letters:
Fred Schwab

River Lily and the Purr of Death (Table of Contents)

Chen Chang / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Munson Paddock [as Cecilia Munson]
Inks:
Munson Paddock
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
VILLAINS: Chen Chang; River Lily

[The World Race] (Table of Contents)

Wing Turner / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
George Tuska [as Floyd Kelly]
Inks:
George Tuska
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
VILLAIN: Basil Rogers (Introduction)

[Big-Shot Krard's Dope Ring] (Table of Contents)

Lt. Drake / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Klaus Nordling [as F. Klaus]
Inks:
Klaus Nordling
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
VILLAINS: Dan Krard (Introduction); Miss Henner (Introduction)
Reprints:

The Case of Oil (Table of Contents)

Hemlock Shomes / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Fred Schwab
Pencils:
Fred Schwab
Inks:
Fred Schwab
Colors:
?
Letters:
Fred Schwab

Characters:
Hemlock Shomes

Mr. Death (Table of Contents)

Mystery Man / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Will Eisner
Pencils:
Will Eisner (illoes)
Inks:
Will Eisner (illoes)
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Mystery Man [Richard Alden] (first appearance); Mr. Death (first appearance, villain)

["Ki-Mung, Bloodthirsty Buccaneer"] (Table of Contents)

Captain Savage / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Arthur Peddy
Inks:
Arthur Peddy
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
VILLAIN: Ki-Mung (Introduction)

A Trap For the Blue Beetle (Table of Contents)

The Blue Beetle / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Will Eisner?
Pencils:
Charles Nicholas
Inks:
Charles Nicholas
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
The Blue Beetle [Dan Garrett]; Dr. Franz (first appearance)
Reprints:

Inspector Bancroft of Scotland Yard Smashes a Spy Ring (Table of Contents)

Inspector Bancroft / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Characters:
Inspector Bancroft; Gobless (first appearance; villain)

[The Revolt of Fahid-Akra] (Table of Contents)

D-13 / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Powell?
Pencils:
Bob Powell
Inks:
Bob Powell
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
D-13 [Richard Anthony]; Fahid-Akra (first appearance, villain)

[Tiger Hunt] (Table of Contents)

Denny Scott / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
John Lindermayer [as Mayor]
Inks:
John Lindermayer
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Denny Scott

Super Sleuths (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Lee Harris
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Marooned At the South Pole (Table of Contents)

Zanzibar / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Will Eisner?
Pencils:
George Tuska [as Floyd Kelly]
Inks:
George Tuska
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
VILLAINS: The Walrus Men (Introduction)
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    The Green Mask
  2. 1. [The Will of John D. Lovingston]
    The Green Mask
  3. 2. [The Robot Solar System]
    Rex Dexter
  4. 3. [Come! Come!]
    Billy Bounce
  5. 4. River Lily and the Purr of Death
    Chen Chang
  6. 5. [The World Race]
    Wing Turner
  7. 6. [Big-Shot Krard's Dope Ring]
    Lt. Drake
  8. 7. The Case of Oil
    Hemlock Shomes
  9. 8. Mr. Death
    Mystery Man
  10. 9. ["Ki-Mung, Bloodthirsty Buccaneer"]
    Captain Savage
  11. 10. A Trap For the Blue Beetle
    The Blue Beetle
  12. 11. Inspector Bancroft of Scotland Yard Smashes a Spy Ring
    Inspector Bancroft
  13. 12. [The Revolt of Fahid-Akra]
    D-13
  14. 13. [Tiger Hunt]
    Denny Scott
  15. 14. Super Sleuths
  16. 15. Marooned At the South Pole
    Zanzibar
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
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