(October 1947)

Fox, 1947 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
?
Editing:
Victor Fox
Color:
color
Dimensions:
7 1/4" x 10"
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Scoundrels and Scandals; The Condemned Venus; A Shroud For the Bride (Table of Contents)

Phantom Lady / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Matt Baker
Inks:
Matt Baker
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Phantom Lady [Sandra Knight]
Reprints:

The Vortex of Scoundrels and Scandals (Table of Contents)

Phantom Lady / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
Ruth Roche ? [as Gregory Page] (signed)
Pencils:
Matt Baker
Inks:
Matt Baker
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Phantom Lady [Sandra Knight]; Ted [Don Borden?]; Rougo (flashback, death); Slippery Dukes (villain, pickpocket); Monk (villain); Scrawn (villain)
Synopsis:
Sandra's father sends her to a stamp auction to bid on the famed Piedmont Collection of rare Haitian stamps.....although she loses the bidding, the winner has his pocket picked of his cash and Sandra wins by default. When her purse is picked on the way home, Phantom Lady decides to investigate.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Black Light; Piedmont Collection

Indexer Notes

Ted is Sandra Knight's date and constant companion in this story. Not sure if this was a writer's slip and it was supposed to be Don (Borden). However, the same person is referred to as Don in the next story following.

The Haunted Hepcats (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Roy Thomas (signed)
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Bob (President of the Junior Class); Bessie (Bob's girl); Billy [as Chester Barnard]; Renee; two un-named bank robbers (villains)
Synopsis:
As President of the Junior Class, Bob decides that the Junior Dance would not be held at the high school. The problem was that a location would have to be found. Then his group decided to use the old Barnard House, that was supposedly haunted, and they could hold their dance party there at no change.......a ghost party!
Reprints:
Keywords:
Midvale

Indexer Notes

Page count added by Craig Delich 2013-5-29.
Writer is not the same Roy Thomas who starting writing comics in the 1960s.

Condemned Venus! (Table of Contents)

Phantom Lady / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Ruth Roche (?) [as Gregory Page] (signed)
Pencils:
Matt Baker
Inks:
Matt Baker
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Phantom Lady [Sandra Knight]; Don Borden; Kitty Manders; Kitty's husband; Senator Henry Knight; un-named State Governor; Hilda (villain); two un-named thugs (villains)
Synopsis:
Sandra picks up an old friend of hers along a street during a rainstorm, noticing that she is acting strangely. Just then, the Police show up and arrest Kitty for murder. The Phantom Lady knows that Kitty is innocent and begins an investigation to discover just who is framing her for the crime.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Black Ray

A Shroud for the Bride! (Table of Contents)

Phantom Lady / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Ruth Roche (?) [as Gregory Page] (signed)
Pencils:
Matt Baker
Inks:
Matt Baker
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Phantom Lady [Sandra Knight]; Rosie Maloon (death); Claire; Irene; Don Bordon; Porky Mead; Brooks (Mead's butler); Flora (villain)
Synopsis:
Popular Porky Mead, a real ladies' man, has several women in suspense as to who he will take to the masquerade party. In desperation, however, Porky decides to take a diner waitress named Rosie, who ends up murdered. Phantom Lady must find the killer of Porky Mead's date.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Black Ray; Wilson's Flapjack Factory

[The Death of Cathy Davis] (Table of Contents)

Minit Mystery / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Paul Parker
Inks:
Paul Parker
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Scoundrels and Scandals; The Condemned Venus; A Shroud For the Bride
    Phantom Lady
  2. 1. The Vortex of Scoundrels and Scandals
    Phantom Lady
  3. 2. The Haunted Hepcats
  4. 3. Condemned Venus!
    Phantom Lady
  5. 4. A Shroud for the Bride!
    Phantom Lady
  6. 5. [The Death of Cathy Davis]
    Minit Mystery
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Ray Bottorff Jr
  • Lou Mougin
  • Per Sandell
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Craig Delich
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • Willie Williams
  • Gregory Fischer