(March 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)
Format:
Standard color comic book.

Crocodiles Of Death River (Table of Contents)

Kaanga / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Charles Sultan
Inks:
Charles Sultan
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
jungle

Indexer Notes

Käanga's name on the cover has no dots above either 'a'.

The Crocodiles of Death River ["After escaping from the island, Kaanga and Ann..."] (Table of Contents)

Kaänga / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ken Jackson (signed)
Inks:
Ken Jackson (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Sam Broot (introduction, villain); Mobu (introduction)

Indexer Notes

The story title is taken from the cover blurb. Kaänga is now spelled with the dots over the second 'a'.

["The Red Panther has the instinct and sharpened..."] (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:
Randall (introduction); Randall's daughter (introduction); a witch doctor (introduction, villain)

["Tabu is a world-renowned figure, by virtue of..."] (Table of Contents)

Tabu, Wizard of the Jungle / comic story / 6.8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
R. L. Golden [as Robert Lewis]
Inks:
R. L. Golden [as Robert Lewis]
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Blackwall (introduction, villain, death); Snake-Eye (introduction)

The Case of the Diamond Death: Case 1: File-A: Clue Two (Table of Contents)

comic story / 0.2 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bob Powell?
Inks:
Bob Powell?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery

["The beautiful queen Camilla, ruler of an empire..."] (Table of Contents)

Camilla / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Jon Dale (introduction); Ruth (introduction); Camilla (villain)

Indexer Notes

Camilla is still a villainess.

The Crawling Death (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as Pete Wentworth]
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
jungle

["Nice Work! Captain of an African outpost and..."] (Table of Contents)

Captain Terry Thunder / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as Pierre La Rue]
Pencils:
Rafael Astarita
Inks:
Rafael Astarita
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Ben Salub (introduction, villain, death)

["To the jungle home of Wambi, young friend..."] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Henry Kiefer
Inks:
Henry Kiefer
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Buck Larsen (introduction, villain)

["Roy Lance, famous African explorer, visits the peace-loving..."] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
jungle

["Although Simba is now livng a quiet life..."] (Table of Contents)

Simba, King of the Beasts / comic story / 5.5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
a boy (introduction); boy's father (introduction)

Indexer Notes

One half of final page is devoted to an advertisement.

["Fantomah, the most marvelous woman ever known, has..."] (Table of Contents)

Fantomah / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as Barclay Flagg]
Pencils:
Henry Fletcher
Inks:
Henry Fletcher
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
two hunters (villains, turned into insect-men)
Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Crocodiles Of Death River
    Kaanga
  2. 1. The Crocodiles of Death River ["After escaping from the island, Kaanga and Ann..."]
    Kaänga
  3. 2. ["The Red Panther has the instinct and sharpened..."]
    The Red Panther
  4. 3. ["Tabu is a world-renowned figure, by virtue of..."]
    Tabu, Wizard of the Jungle
  5. 4. The Case of the Diamond Death: Case 1: File-A: Clue Two
  6. 5. ["The beautiful queen Camilla, ruler of an empire..."]
    Camilla
  7. 6. The Crawling Death
  8. 7. ["Nice Work! Captain of an African outpost and..."]
    Captain Terry Thunder
  9. 8. ["To the jungle home of Wambi, young friend..."]
    Wambi, The Jungle Boy
  10. 9. ["Roy Lance, famous African explorer, visits the peace-loving..."]
    Roy Lance
  11. 10. ["Although Simba is now livng a quiet life..."]
    Simba, King of the Beasts
  12. 11. ["Fantomah, the most marvelous woman ever known, has..."]
    Fantomah
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