(March 1940)

Fawcett, 1940 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
?
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
A Fawcett Publication [Triangle]
Editing:
Bill Parker
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding:
Saddle-Stitched
Publishing Format:
Was On-Going Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Captain Marvel / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]; the Nazis
Reprints:
Keywords:
artillery; soldiers

[Sivana Strikes Again] (Table of Contents)

Capt. Marvel / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]; Dr. Sivana (villain); Sivana's un-named General (villain)
Synopsis:
Sivana sends a note to the President of the United States, demanding that he resign and allow Sivana to become Emperor of the United States. Otherwise, the mad scientist will destroy the country.
Reprints:
Keywords:
The Atom Smasher

Indexer Notes

The figure of Captain Marvel in chains in panel 4 on page 12 is found on the cover to the Flash Comics #1 ashcan for January of 1940.

The Rustlers of Gila Creek (Table of Contents)

Golden Arrow / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Parker
Pencils:
Pete Costanza
Inks:
Pete Costanza
Colors:
Bill Parker
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Golden Arrow [Roger Parson]; Bronk (villain); Brute Braddock (villain)

Diamond of Death (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

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

[The Search for Wilson Drake] (Table of Contents)

Scoop Smith / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Parker
Pencils:
Greg Duncan
Inks:
Greg Duncan
Colors:
Bill Parker
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
Scoop Smith

Indexer Notes

Continued next issue.

[The Kidnapping of Taia] (Table of Contents)

Ibis the Invincible / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Parker
Pencils:
C. C. Beck
Inks:
Pete Costanza
Colors:
Bill Parker
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Ibis; Taia; Hamed (villain, introduction, becomes a pig)

Indexer Notes

Continued next issue.

[Death Dawson] (Table of Contents)

Lance O'Casey / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Parker ?
Pencils:
Bob Kingett
Inks:
Bob Kingett
Colors:
Bill Parker ?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Lance O'Casey; Death Dawson (villain; introduction, death)

Five Hundred Thousand Dollars or Else (Table of Contents)

Dan Dare / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Parker
Pencils:
Greg Duncan
Inks:
Greg Duncan
Colors:
Bill Parker
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
Dan Dare; Taki (introduction); The Bomb [Dynamite Davis] (villain, introduction)

[Spy Smasher Unmasks] (Table of Contents)

Spy Smasher / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Parker
Pencils:
C. C. Beck
Inks:
Pete Costanza
Colors:
Bill Parker
Letters:
?

Genre:
spy; superhero
Characters:
Spy Smasher [Alan Armstrong]; Eve Corby; The Mask (villain)

Indexer Notes

Spy Smasher reveals secret identity to Eve Corby.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Captain Marvel
  2. 1. [Sivana Strikes Again]
    Capt. Marvel
  3. 2. The Rustlers of Gila Creek
    Golden Arrow
  4. 3. Diamond of Death
  5. 4. [The Search for Wilson Drake]
    Scoop Smith
  6. 5. [The Kidnapping of Taia]
    Ibis the Invincible
  7. 6. [Death Dawson]
    Lance O'Casey
  8. 7. Five Hundred Thousand Dollars or Else
    Dan Dare
  9. 8. [Spy Smasher Unmasks]
    Spy Smasher
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