(January 1940)

Fox, 1939 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Fox Publications, Inc.
Brand:
FP
Editing:
Victor Fox
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Samson / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Lou Fine
Inks:
Lou Fine
Colors:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Samson

[The Attack of Dragor] (Table of Contents)

Samson / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
Will Eisner ? [as Alex Boon] (signed)
Pencils:
Alex Blum [as Alex Boon] (signed)
Inks:
Alex Blum [as Alex Boon] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Samson; Dragor (villain, introduction); Ratonians (villains, introduction)
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[Rip-The-Blood] (Table of Contents)

Stardust / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Fletcher Hanks (signed)
Pencils:
Fletcher Hanks (signed)
Inks:
Fletcher Hanks (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Fletcher Hanks

Genre:
science fiction; superhero
Characters:
Stardust; Rip-The-Blood (villain, introduction, death)
Synopsis:
Stardust prevents Rip-the-Blood from tricking the United States into entering a war with Capania.
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Indexer Notes

First line of text reads: "Stardust again visits the earth..."

[Saladin's Hostage] (Table of Contents)

Golden Knight / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Grieg Chapian
Inks:
Grieg Chapian
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
The Golden Knight [Sir Richard of Warwick]; Lady Elissa (introduction); Saladin (villain, introduction); Saracens (villain)

Sabotage Rampant In the U.S.A. (Table of Contents)

Yank Wilson / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Farr
Pencils:
Jack Farr
Inks:
Jack Farr
Colors:
?
Letters:
Jack Farr

Genre:
war
Characters:
Yank Wilson; Count Lustig Von Blackgard (villain, introduction); Czolgotz (villain, introduction); Anschuluzz (villain, introduction); Tryzvoin (villain, introduction); Schuldoki (villain, introduction)

Indexer Notes

Letterer credit added by Craig Delich 2010-3-13.

West of Tanganyika (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Alan Defoe (signed)
Letters:
typeset

The Battle of the Earth Against the Martian Ogres (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Fletcher Hanks [as Hank Christy] (signed)
Pencils:
Fletcher Hanks [as Hank Christy] (signed)
Inks:
Fletcher Hanks [as Hank Christy] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Fletcher Hanks

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Space Smith; Dianna; the Martians (villains)
Synopsis:
Space Smith and Dianna prevent Martian ogres from destroying the Earth.
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["There's the island of Morgia, Freddy."] (Table of Contents)

Captain Kidd / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Toni Blum ?
Pencils:
Bill Bossert
Inks:
Bill Bossert
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Captain Kidd; The Voice (villain, introduction, death)

["In case anyone is interested..."] (Table of Contents)

Professor Fiend / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Characters:
Professor Fiend

Indexer Notes

Letterer credit added by Craig Delich 2010-3-13.

[Return To Mars] (Table of Contents)

Flick Falcon / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Don Rico ?; Claire Moe ?
Inks:
Don Rico ?; Claire Moe ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Flick Falcon; Three-Armed Men (villains); the Martians (villains)

Indexer Notes

2nd Martian story this issue.
Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr. wonders if this could be the work of Claire Moe.

The Rebels of the Deep (Table of Contents)

Sub Saunders / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Henry Kiefer [as Karl Kief] (signed)
Inks:
Henry Kiefer [as Kark Kief] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Sub Saunders; Naulus (villain, death); the frog-men (villains)
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Samson
  2. 1. [The Attack of Dragor]
    Samson
  3. 2. [Rip-The-Blood]
    Stardust
  4. 3. [Saladin's Hostage]
    Golden Knight
  5. 4. Sabotage Rampant In the U.S.A.
    Yank Wilson
  6. 5. West of Tanganyika
  7. 6. The Battle of the Earth Against the Martian Ogres
    Space Smith
  8. 7. ["There's the island of Morgia, Freddy."]
    Captain Kidd
  9. 8. ["In case anyone is interested..."]
    Professor Fiend
  10. 9. [Return To Mars]
    Flick Falcon
  11. 10. The Rebels of the Deep
    Sub Saunders
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Craig Delich
  • Tillmann Courth
  • Lou Mazzella
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