(January 1948)

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

Mystery of the Time Chamber (Table of Contents)

Mysta of the Moon / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Mysta of the Moon

Devastate! Plunder! Enslave! (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
? [as Thornecliffe Herrick]
Pencils:
George Evans (signed)
Inks:
George Evans (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Guest Stars: Igor; Sr. Juarez (intro); Villains: Voltamen; Mangla (intro; death)

Indexer Notes

This story is set in Mexico.

Mystery of the Time Chamber ["Trouble on Vitan! So flashed a terror-filled voice..."] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
? [as Ross Gallun]
Pencils:
Maurice Whitman (signed)
Inks:
Maurice Whitman (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Mysta of the Moon (origin retold); Guest Star: Bron II; Villain: Dr. Riktor (intro; death)
Synopsis:
Mysta goes to the future and her origin is retold.

Indexer Notes

The story title is taken from the cover blurb.

["On the rotting plains of the dead planet..."] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
? [as Dick Charles]
Pencils:
Joe Doolin
Inks:
Joe Doolin
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Auro Lord of Jupiter; Guest Stars: Claudia; President of Earth (intro); Villain: Goz

["These are the boots--the wonder boots--the..."] (Table of Contents)

Star Pirate / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as Len Dodson]
Pencils:
Murphy Anderson; John Celardo (page 1, 2/3 of page 8)
Inks:
Murphy Anderson; John Celardo (page 1, 2/3 of page 8)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Star Pirate; Terra (intro; villain)
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Framing sequence by Celardo adds Blacky telling the story of how Star acquired his boots as told in issue #33.

The Moon Ants (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as Thornecliffe Herrick]
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
science fiction

["Hark to that music in the air...to..."] (Table of Contents)

Futura / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as John Douglas]
Pencils:
Walter Palais (signed)
Inks:
Walter Palais (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Futura [Marcia Reynolds]; Guest Star: The Keeper; Villains: Mentor; Cymridians

The Vizigraph (Table of Contents)

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

Letters:
typeset

["In the frigid, icy regions deep under terra..."] (Table of Contents)

Space Rangers / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as Hugh Fitzhugh]
Pencils:
Frank Doyle
Inks:
Frank Doyle
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
The Space Rangers [Flint Baker]; Guest Stars: Mary; Hercules; Villain: Borg (intro; death?)

Indexer Notes

Reef Ryan is not in this story

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Mystery of the Time Chamber
    Mysta of the Moon
  2. 1. Devastate! Plunder! Enslave!
    The Lost World
  3. 2. Mystery of the Time Chamber ["Trouble on Vitan! So flashed a terror-filled voice..."]
    Mysta of the Moon
  4. 3. ["On the rotting plains of the dead planet..."]
    Auro Lord of Jupiter
  5. 4. ["These are the boots--the wonder boots--the..."]
    Star Pirate
  6. 5. The Moon Ants
  7. 6. ["Hark to that music in the air...to..."]
    Futura
  8. 7. The Vizigraph
    The Vizigraph
  9. 8. ["In the frigid, icy regions deep under terra..."]
    Space Rangers
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  • Peter Croome
  • Henry Steele, Hames Ware, Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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  • Henry Steele, Hames Ware, Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.