(June 1948)

Fawcett, 1940 Series
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Volume:
17
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
Monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Fawcett Publications, Inc.
Brand:
A Fawcett Publication
Editing:
Will Lieberson ?
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding:
Saddle-Stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

["Here you are, folks!"] (Table of Contents)

Captain Marvel / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
C. C. Beck
Inks:
C. C. Beck
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain Marvel; Billy Batson; Prince Ibis; Golden Arrow
Reprints:
Keywords:
photographs

The Kidnappers (Table of Contents)

Captain Marvel / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
William Woolfolk
Pencils:
Pete Costanza
Inks:
Pete Costanza
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]

Indexer Notes

Writer credit from Woolfolk's record book, via Martin O'Hearn. Story written in October 1947.

How to Bedeck a Barren Bean (Table of Contents)

The Culture Corner / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Basil Wolverton
Pencils:
Basil Wolverton
Inks:
Basil Wolverton
Colors:
Basil Wolverton
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Croucher K. Conk
Reprints:

The Warring Tribe (Table of Contents)

Golden Arrow / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bernie Krigstein
Inks:
Bernie Krigstein
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Golden Arrow
Synopsis:
As Golden Arrow rides along, he sees smoke signals, indicating a call to war by the Blue Hill tribe. They capture him and only by his quick wits does he escape to warn sleeping settlers and prevent a massacre.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Reprint info & synopsis added by Craig Delich (June 30, 2007)

O'Shawnessy's Prize Painting (Table of Contents)

Wicky and O'Shawnessy / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Rod Reed (signed)
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
Rod Reed
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
adventure

Watch the Birdie (Table of Contents)

Wilbur the Waiter / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

We Can't Stand Anymore (Table of Contents)

Muleface / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; western-frontier

The Glacier Man (Table of Contents)

Ibis the Invincible / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Ibis; Taia; The Glacier Man (villain, introduction, death)
Synopsis:
Prince Ibis and Taia investigate the mysterious deaths of sailors at the hands of a lone icy survivor of an ancient invasion force of glacier men who killed without mercy.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Writer credit from Woolfolk's record books via Martin O'Hearn. Story written in October 1947.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["Here you are, folks!"]
    Captain Marvel
  2. 1. The Kidnappers
    Captain Marvel
  3. 2. How to Bedeck a Barren Bean
    The Culture Corner
  4. 3. The Warring Tribe
    Golden Arrow
  5. 4. O'Shawnessy's Prize Painting
    Wicky and O'Shawnessy
  6. 5. Watch the Birdie
    Wilbur the Waiter
  7. 6. We Can't Stand Anymore
    Muleface
  8. 7. The Glacier Man
    Ibis the Invincible
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