(April 1948)

Fawcett, 1945 Series
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Volume:
4
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Fawcett Publications, Inc.
Brand:
A Fawcett Publication
Editing:
Wendell Crowley
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

The Triple Threat (Table of Contents)

The Marvel Family / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
C. C. Beck ?
Inks:
Pete Costanza
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]; Captain Marvel, Jr. [Freddy Freeman]; Mary Marvel [Mary Batson]

The Marvel Family (Table of Contents)

The Marvel Family / table of contents / 1 page (report information)

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

The Triple Threat (Table of Contents)

The Marvel Family / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
Pete Costanza
Inks:
Pete Costanza
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]; Captain Marvel, Jr. [Freddy Freeman]; Mary Marvel [Mary Batson]; Mr. Who [Czar Gargan] (first appearance)

"Ozzie" Cowles (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Wheaties / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Daring Little Man on the Flying Trapeze (Table of Contents)

Peewee Pete / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

The Mystery of the Leprechauns (Table of Contents)

Mary Marvel / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Mary Marvel [Mary Batson]; Mary's mother; Mayor Foley; Jim Bryant (Foley's campaign manager); Jim; Mrs. Carmichal (head of the orphanage); Colan (a leprechaun, introduction); two un-named leprechauns (introduction for both))
Synopsis:
Mary heads out for the city orphanage to help open the shoe drive that will secure many shoes for the needy children inside. Unfortunately, when the Mayor claims to have seen leprechauns, the citizens of the city scoff at him and want him to resign...all of which threatens the shoe drive at which the Mayor is supposed to speak.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Artist verified by Bill Black. In the AC reprint, the feature is titled "Marvelette", and Mary Batson is called Mary Matson.

The Return of the Suicide (Table of Contents)

Captain Marvel, Jr. / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Kurt Schaffenberger
Inks:
Kurt Schaffenberger
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain Marvel, Jr. [Freddy Freeman]

Fine State of Affairs (Table of Contents)

Judge Smudge / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Howard Boughner
Pencils:
Howard Boughner
Inks:
Howard Boughner
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

On a Merry-Go-Round (Table of Contents)

Captain Kid / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Al Liederman
Pencils:
Al Liederman
Inks:
Al Liederman
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

The Red Fox Treasure (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Rod Reed [as Clement Good]
Pencils:
? (header)
Inks:
? (header)
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Marvel Family Puzzle Page / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Piece Work (Table of Contents)

Lazy Lee / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

Danny's Dream (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Smith Brothers Cough Drops / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

The Radioactive Man (Table of Contents)

Captain Marvel / comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
Pete Costanza
Inks:
Pete Costanza
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]; The Radioactive Man (first appearance, villain)

Fred "Dixie" Walker (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Winthrop Jrs. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Triple Threat
    The Marvel Family
  2. 1. The Marvel Family
    The Marvel Family
  3. 2. The Triple Threat
    The Marvel Family
  4. 3. "Ozzie" Cowles
    Wheaties
  5. 4. The Daring Little Man on the Flying Trapeze
    Peewee Pete
  6. 5. The Mystery of the Leprechauns
    Mary Marvel
  7. 6. The Return of the Suicide
    Captain Marvel, Jr.
  8. 7. Fine State of Affairs
    Judge Smudge
  9. 8. On a Merry-Go-Round
    Captain Kid
  10. 9. The Red Fox Treasure
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    The Marvel Family Puzzle Page
  12. 11. Piece Work
    Lazy Lee
  13. 12. Danny's Dream
    Smith Brothers Cough Drops
  14. 13. The Radioactive Man
    Captain Marvel
  15. 14. Fred "Dixie" Walker
    Winthrop Jrs.
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Craig Delich
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • Walt Grogan
  • Mike Nielsen