(February 1948)

Fiction House, 1938 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Real Adventures Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand:
Fiction House Magazines
Editing:
Claude E. Lapham; S. M. Iger (art director)
Color:
Black and White (#1-8); Color (#9 onwards)
Dimensions:
Tabloid (#1-8); 8.5x 10.5 inches (#9); Standard Golden Age U.S. (#10 onwards)
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Saddle-Stitched

The Orphan of Vengeance Vale (Table of Contents)

Sheena / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
Jungle
Characters:
Sheena; Bob
Keywords:
bondage; leopards

The Orphan of Vengeance Vale (Table of Contents)

Sheena / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Robert Webb
Inks:
David Heames ?; Robert Webb ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
Jungle
Characters:
Sheena; Bob; Dr. Mardo (Villain, Introduction, Death); Fred Grimes (Villain, Intro, Death); Tilton (Introduction)
Synopsis:
Sheena helps an anthropologist track down a wild boy in the jungle.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Title from cover. Inker need confirmation. This index showed Robert Webb, the index in the reprint showed David Heames. [MN 9/2008]
First line, "Shadows of the jungle have a million peering eyes..."

[Murder Is the Cornerman] (Table of Contents)

ZX-5 / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Characters:
Towels (first appearance; villain); Bob Fallon (first appearance); June (first appearance); Benny Ringo (first appearance)

[The Adventure of J. Wellington Whiffenpoof] (Table of Contents)

Sky Girl / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Characters:
Sky Girl [Ginger Maguire]; J. Wellington Whiffenpoof (first appearance); Murderous Mannie and his mob (first appearance; villains)
Reprints:

[The Rembrandt Case] (Table of Contents)

Stuart Taylor / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Characters:
Stuart Taylor; Rembrandt Van Rijn (first appearance); Pablo (first appearance; villain); Donner (first appearance; villain)

Top of the World (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Henry Wysham Lanier
Letters:
typeset

[The Rivalry of the Double Dons] (Table of Contents)

Hawk / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Robert Webb
Inks:
Robert Webb
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Hawk; Don Esteban Oruetas (villain); Don Manuele (villain); Captain Brooke (first appearance); El Raschid (first appearance)

[The Story of Aimee Durand] (Table of Contents)

Ghost Gallery / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Characters:
Aimee Durand (first appearance); Mmle. Fleurette (first appearance); Marie Durand (first appearance; death; becomes a ghost); Jean D'Arcy (first appearance); Jean Durand (first appearance; villain; death; becomes a ghost)
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Orphan of Vengeance Vale
    Sheena
  2. 1. The Orphan of Vengeance Vale
    Sheena
  3. 2. [Murder Is the Cornerman]
    ZX-5
  4. 3. [The Adventure of J. Wellington Whiffenpoof]
    Sky Girl
  5. 4. [The Rembrandt Case]
    Stuart Taylor
  6. 5. Top of the World
  7. 6. [The Rivalry of the Double Dons]
    Hawk
  8. 7. [The Story of Aimee Durand]
    Ghost Gallery
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Lou Mougin
  • Len Wolinsky
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • Henry Steele, Hames Ware, Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.
  • Jim Walls
  • Len Wolinsky