(December 1948)

Fawcett, 1940 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
A Fawcett Publication
Editing:
Mercedes Shull
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding:
Saddle-Stitched
Publishing Format:
Was On-Going Series

Issue Notes

Cover gives date as "January"


The Son of Shazam (Table of Contents)

Captain Marvel / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain Marvel
Keywords:
flails; shoe shining; thrones

[Contents Page] (Table of Contents)

Captain Marvel / foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]

The Son of Shazam (Table of Contents)

Captain Marvel / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Shazam

No Object (Table of Contents)

Doc Sorebones / filler / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

How to Cool Your Gruel (Table of Contents)

The Culture Corner / filler / 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:

Murder on the Movie Set (Table of Contents)

Adventures of Sam Spade; Wildroot Cream-Oil / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Ad in sequential art form.

The Duo of Crime (Table of Contents)

Golden Arrow / comic story / 6.67 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Louis Cazeneuve
Inks:
Louis Cazeneuve
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier

Statement of the Ownership, Management, Circulation, Etc. (Table of Contents)

statement of ownership / 0.33 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Wicky's Pony Express (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Rod Reed
Pencils:
? (illustration)
Inks:
? (illustration)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Meets Longo of the Congo (Table of Contents)

Lance O'Casey / comic story / 8.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Woolfolk
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure

Indexer Notes

Woolfolk wrote this script in July 1948, as transcribed and found by Martin O'Hearn on his blog www.Martinohearn.blogspot.com

Comix Cards (Table of Contents)

filler / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Gabby Hayes

The Pay Off (Table of Contents)

Wilbur the Waiter / filler / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

Saved by Trade & Mark (Table of Contents)

Adventures of Nip & Tuck; Smith Brothers Cough Drops / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Ad in sequential art form.

The Baby Face Bandit (Table of Contents)

Freshman Freddy / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Little
Pencils:
Frank Bolle
Inks:
Frank Bolle
Colors:
?
Letters:
Frank Little

Genre:
humor; teen

Specialist (Table of Contents)

Doc Sorebones / filler / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

["Get on the band wagon!"] (Table of Contents)

The Captain Marvel Club / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Billy Batson

The Skull of Evil (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Charles Tomsey
Inks:
Charles Tomsey
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Ba-Zhan

New! Jim Prentice, Amazing, Exciting, 1949 Electric Football (Table of Contents)

Electric Game Co., Inc. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Ad in sequential art form. On back cover.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Son of Shazam
    Captain Marvel
  2. 1. [Contents Page]
    Captain Marvel
  3. 2. The Son of Shazam
    Captain Marvel
  4. 3. No Object
    Doc Sorebones
  5. 4. How to Cool Your Gruel
    The Culture Corner
  6. 5. Murder on the Movie Set
    Adventures of Sam Spade; Wildroot Cream-Oil
  7. 6. The Duo of Crime
    Golden Arrow
  8. 7. Statement of the Ownership, Management, Circulation, Etc.
  9. 8. Wicky's Pony Express
    A Wicky and O'Shawnessy Story
  10. 9. Meets Longo of the Congo
    Lance O'Casey
  11. 10. Comix Cards
  12. 11. The Pay Off
    Wilbur the Waiter
  13. 12. Saved by Trade & Mark
    Adventures of Nip & Tuck; Smith Brothers Cough Drops
  14. 13. The Baby Face Bandit
    Freshman Freddy
  15. 14. Specialist
    Doc Sorebones
  16. 15. ["Get on the band wagon!"]
    The Captain Marvel Club
  17. 16. The Skull of Evil
    Ibis the Invincible
  18. 17. New! Jim Prentice, Amazing, Exciting, 1949 Electric Football
    Electric Game Co., Inc.
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