(February 1940)

Fiction House, 1940 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
?
Editing:
Malcolm Reiss (Editor); William E. Eisner (Art Director); S. M. Iger (Feature Editor)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Terror Of The Bush (Table of Contents)

Käanga / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Will Eisner
Inks:
Will Eisner
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
jungle

Terror of the Bush ["Käanga, lord of the jungle, who, due to..."] (Table of Contents)

Käanga / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as Red Bradey]
Pencils:
Ken Jackson
Inks:
Ken Jackson
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Dr. Wratt (introduction, villain, death); Dr. Wratt's man-apes (introduction, villain, death); Ann

Indexer Notes

The story title is taken from the cover blurb.

["Deep in the jungle, a missionary and his..."] (Table of Contents)

The Red Panther / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as Taylor Martin]
Pencils:
Arthur Peddy
Inks:
Arthur Peddy
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Tortug (introduction, villain, death); a missionary (introduction); Joan (missionary's daughter) (introduction); formerly White Panther

["Tabu is endowed with a sixth and seventh..."] (Table of Contents)

Tabu, Wizard of the Jungle / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
R. L. Golden (signed)
Inks:
R. L. Golden (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Sanders (introduction, villain, death); Spike (introduction, villain, death)

["In the heart of darkest Africa, a lost..."] (Table of Contents)

Camilla / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
C. A. Winter [as CAW]
Inks:
C. A. Winter [as CAW]
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Capt. John Stanley (introduction); Camilla

Indexer Notes

Camilla said to be a descendant of Genghis Khan. Outline of story is similar to "Queen of the Lost Empire" story in Jungle Comics #1, though she dies in that story, per Anthony Durrant, August 2008.

["Captain Thunder calling headquarters."] (Table of Contents)

Captain Terry Thunder of the Congo Lancers / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Rafael Astarita
Inks:
Rafael Astarita
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Le Jacque (introduction, villain, death); Krostoff (introduction, villain, death); Hienrach (introduction, villain, death); Vasacoff (introduction, villain, death); Saunders (introduction, villain, death)

["Wambi, mystery boy of the jungle, friend of..."] (Table of Contents)

Wambi, The Jungle Boy / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as Roy L. Smith]
Pencils:
Henry Kiefer
Inks:
Henry Kiefer? [as Dekerosett]
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Ricco (villain); Wazee (introduction, villain)

The Revolt of the Black Continent (Table of Contents)

Roy Lance / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as Courtney Thompson]
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Roy Lance (introduction); John Abbott (introduction); Joan (introduction); Dawambo (introduction, villain)

["Simba, once the mighty leader of the dreaded..."] (Table of Contents)

Simba, King of the Beasts / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
William Allison
Inks:
William Allison
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
John Mason (introduction); Dick Mason (introduction)

["No white man knows where the elephant goes..."] (Table of Contents)

Fantomah / comic story / 6.5 pages (report information)

Script:
Fletcher Hanks [as Barclay Flagg] (signed)
Pencils:
Fletcher Hanks [as Barclay Flagg] (signed)
Inks:
Fletcher Hanks [as Barclay Flagg] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Fletcher Hanks

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Fantomah (introduction); two ivory hunters (introduction, death)
Synopsis:
Fantomah stops two Ivory hunters from raiding the elephant graveyard.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

One half of final page is occupied by an advertisement.

A Bike for You (Table of Contents)

Cromwell-Collier Publishing Company / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Synopsis:
Advertisement for the Cromwell-Collier Publishing Company encouraging boys to deliver magazines in exchange for prizes.
Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Terror Of The Bush
    Käanga
  2. 1. Terror of the Bush ["Käanga, lord of the jungle, who, due to..."]
    Käanga
  3. 2. ["Deep in the jungle, a missionary and his..."]
    The Red Panther
  4. 3. ["Tabu is endowed with a sixth and seventh..."]
    Tabu, Wizard of the Jungle
  5. 4. ["In the heart of darkest Africa, a lost..."]
    Camilla
  6. 5. ["Captain Thunder calling headquarters."]
    Captain Terry Thunder of the Congo Lancers
  7. 6. ["Wambi, mystery boy of the jungle, friend of..."]
    Wambi, The Jungle Boy
  8. 7. The Revolt of the Black Continent
    Roy Lance
  9. 8. ["Simba, once the mighty leader of the dreaded..."]
    Simba, King of the Beasts
  10. 9. ["No white man knows where the elephant goes..."]
    Fantomah
  11. 10. A Bike for You
    Cromwell-Collier Publishing Company
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Peter Croome
  • Henry Steele, Hames Ware, Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.
  • Lou Mazzella
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • Henry Steele, Hames Ware, Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.