(December 1947)

Fawcett, 1942 Series
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Volume:
10
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Fawcett Publications, Inc.
Brand:
A Fawcett Publication
Editing:
Ralph Daigh (editorial director)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

Parts of this issue are reprinted:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Captain Midnight / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Charles Tomsey ?
Inks:
Charles Tomsey ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure; aviation
Characters:
Captain Midnight [Captain Jim "Red" Albright]
Reprints:
Keywords:
Gliderchute

Indexer Notes

Art credits by Craig Delich.

Captain Midnight's Test Tunnel (Table of Contents)

Captain Midnight / comic story / 8.66 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure; aviation
Characters:
Captain Midnight [Captain Jim "Red" Albright]; Ichabod "Icky" Mudd; Chuck Ramsay; Clancy (plain clothes Policeman); Joe (plain clothes Policeman); Ivan Shark (villain); Gardo (villain)
Synopsis:
Shark and Gardo are being escorted on a train to Alcatraz when they successfully escape. Shark, now knowing that Captain Albright and Captain Midnight are the same person, makes plans for a sweet revenge upon his avowed enemy: by killing him in his own invention, the Test Tunnel!
Reprints:
Keywords:
Gliderchute

Indexer Notes

The last 1/3 of page 9 are two examples of the Comix Cards, which appear every month in Captain Midnight. The two pictured this month are: Ozzie and Babs.

A Hot One (Table of Contents)

Pilot Pete / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Pilot Pete

["Where to now, Mr. Alson?"] (Table of Contents)

Johnny Blair, in the Air / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure; aviation
Characters:
Johnny Blair

Crop Duster (Table of Contents)

Red Skye / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Richard Kraus (signed)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
adventure; aviation
Characters:
Red Skye

The Planet of Peril! (Table of Contents)

Captain Midnight / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Leonard Frank
Inks:
Leonard Frank
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure; aviation; science fiction
Characters:
Captain Midnight [Captain Jim "Red" Albright]; Ichabod "Icky" Mudd; un-named Professor; Christopher Columbus (cameo); Julius Caesar (cameo); Confucius (cameo); George Washington (cameo); un-named new planet inventor; The Purple Men [aka The Purple Pirates] (villains); Cain (villain, Biblical character); Genghis Khan (villain, the Mongol); Bluebeard (villain, pirate); Satan (villain)
Synopsis:
Like Columbus before him, Captain Albright and Icky head into space to discover a new planet. Upon arrival, they are met by a green-skinned inventor, who shows Albright and Icky some of his inventions. Suddenly, they are attacked by the Purple Men, and, during the battle, the villains use the Molecular Projector to bring four infamous villains from the past to do battle. Unable to overcome Captain Midnight, the villains board Cap's spaceship and head toward Eath to enslave its people. Accomplishing this, Cap is further honored by having the new planet named Planet Albright!
Reprints:
Keywords:
Blackout Bomb; Character Detector; Doom-Beam Torch; Molecular Projector; Pigmentabulator

Indexer Notes

Art credits by Craig Delich.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Captain Midnight
  2. 1. Captain Midnight's Test Tunnel
    Captain Midnight
  3. 2. A Hot One
    Pilot Pete
  4. 3. ["Where to now, Mr. Alson?"]
    Johnny Blair, in the Air
  5. 4. Crop Duster
    Red Skye
  6. 5. The Planet of Peril!
    Captain Midnight
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Craig Delich
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Lou Mougin
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • Dan Kocher
  • James Ludwig
  • Jim Van Dore