(March 1947)

Fiction House, 1940 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
?
Editing:
J. F. Byrne (Managing Editor)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

The Great Green Spawn (Table of Contents)

Auro Lord of Jupiter / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Auro Lord of Jupiter

["That video broadcast in which you saw two..."] (Table of Contents)

The Lost World / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as Thornecliffe Herrick] (signed)
Pencils:
Lily Renee (signed)
Inks:
Lily Renee (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Hunt Bowman; Peter (introduction, death); The Voltamen (villains)

["On Earth she was nobody--a mere B-minus..."] (Table of Contents)

Futura / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as John Douglas] (signed)
Pencils:
Chester Martin
Inks:
Chester Martin
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Futura [Marcia Reynolds]; Jarl Zeo (introduction); Guest Star: Aborotes; Mentor (villain); Cymradians (villains)

The Vizigraph (Table of Contents)

The Vizigraph / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Letters:
typeset

The Great Green Spawn ["Many are the strange men and semi-men who..."] (Table of Contents)

Auro Lord of Jupiter / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as Dick Charles] (signed)
Pencils:
George Evans (signed)
Inks:
George Evans (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Auro Lord of Jupiter; Guest Star: Dorna; Zago (villain, as a brain, death)

Indexer Notes

The story title is taken from the cover blurb.

Mystery of the Asteroids (Table of Contents)

Life On Other Worlds / filler / 0.67 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Murphy Anderson (signed)
Inks:
Murphy Anderson (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction

Indexer Notes

One third of the page is occupied by the Ownership Statement.

["A routine investigation of a routine case. A..."] (Table of Contents)

Space Rangers / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as Hugh Fitzhugh] (signed)
Pencils:
Bob Lubbers
Inks:
Bob Lubbers; George Evans
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
The Space Rangers [Flint Baker; Reef Ryan]; Guest Stars: Hercules; Mary; Xando (villain, introduction, death); the Robosapiens (villains, introduction, death)

Was Earth a Colony of Venus? (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as H. McLeod Kensington, Ph.D.] (signed)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
science fiction

["It was a precious metal Mysta sought...invaluable for..."] (Table of Contents)

Mysta of the Moon / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as Ross Gallun] (signed)
Pencils:
Howard Larsen
Inks:
Howard Larsen
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Mysta of the Moon; Guest Stars: Bron II; Lorin (introduction, death); Ohma and the Swampmen of Venus (introduction); Rekor (villain, introduction, death)
Synopsis:
Mysta and Bron head for the Swamps of Venus to obtain a new supply of Platine, a metal needed to power the Vita-Electroid they have created.
Reprints: show reprint note before migration

Indexer Notes

Bill Black verifies the art to be by Larsen, and not Charles Sultan as once listed.

["Into the gloomy mists of dread Kalendos plunges..."] (Table of Contents)

Star Pirate / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as Len Dodson] (signed)
Pencils:
Murphy Anderson (signed)
Inks:
Murphy Anderson (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Star Pirate; Lily (introduction); Moro (villain, introduction); Dazo (villain, introduction); Humanoids (villains, introduction); Mound Tritons (villains, introduction)
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Great Green Spawn
    Auro Lord of Jupiter
  2. 1. ["That video broadcast in which you saw two..."]
    The Lost World
  3. 2. ["On Earth she was nobody--a mere B-minus..."]
    Futura
  4. 3. The Vizigraph
    The Vizigraph
  5. 4. The Great Green Spawn ["Many are the strange men and semi-men who..."]
    Auro Lord of Jupiter
  6. 5. Mystery of the Asteroids
    Life On Other Worlds
  7. 6. ["A routine investigation of a routine case. A..."]
    Space Rangers
  8. 7. Was Earth a Colony of Venus?
  9. 8. ["It was a precious metal Mysta sought...invaluable for..."]
    Mysta of the Moon
  10. 9. ["Into the gloomy mists of dread Kalendos plunges..."]
    Star Pirate
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