(December 1948)

Fox, 1948 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Fox Feature Syndicate, Inc.
Brand:
A Fox Feature Publication
Editing:
Victor Fox
Color:
Color
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

The Ghost of Fate (Table of Contents)

Dagar / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jack Kamen
Inks:
Jack Kamen
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Dagar
Reprints:

The Ghost of Fate! (Table of Contents)

Dagar / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Edmond Good
Inks:
Edmond Good
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Dagar; Talisman (horse); Andre Luboque; Shedra
Synopsis:
A Foreign Legion deserter uses a motion picture projector to convince Dagar's people that their village is haunted.
Keywords:
French Foreign Legion; ghosts; motion picture projector

Indexer Notes

Begins on inside front cover

Bullets of Hate! (Table of Contents)

Dagar / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Edmond Good
Inks:
Edmond Good
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Dagar; Talisman (horse); Shbaa; Lieutenant Smith; Fat Shah
Synopsis:
The Shah's slave women army repels the Marines, who are on a training exercise.
Keywords:
amphibious assault; landing ship -- tanks; LST; slavery; United States Marines

A Rat and a Fool (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Flood of Death! (Table of Contents)

Safari Cary / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Safari Cary; Mr. Garfield; Mrs. Garfield
Synopsis:
The Garfields hope to raise tobacco on their African plantation, but it will require a great deal of water. Their efforts to acquire water result in flooding the jungle.
Keywords:
aircraft; alligators; flooding; swimsuits; tobacco

Simba (Table of Contents)

Jungle Oddities / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Eleanor Claire (signed)
Inks:
Eleanor Claire (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
A natural history of lions.
Keywords:
lions; tigers; zebras

Indexer Notes

This story includes a reference to lions and tigers as natural enemies.

The Death Game (Table of Contents)

Tangi / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Tangi; Frank Hayden
Synopsis:
Embarrassed by his lack of success as a hunter, Hayden trains wild lions, using cruel beatings, to attack big game as a spectacle for his friends.
Keywords:
cruelty to animals; dreaming; elephants; gorillas; lions; pith helmets; rhinoceroses; safari; whips

Indexer Notes

Jim Vadeboncoeur Jr, via Darci and the GCD Error Tracker (http://errors.comics.org/show_bug.cgi?id=10195), 2015-06-02, strongly disputed the original indexer's crediting of the art to Jack Kamen. Tony Rose concurs in doubting this Kamen art.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Ghost of Fate
    Dagar
  2. 1. The Ghost of Fate!
    Dagar
  3. 2. Bullets of Hate!
    Dagar
  4. 3. A Rat and a Fool
  5. 4. Flood of Death!
    Safari Cary
  6. 5. Simba
    Jungle Oddities
  7. 6. The Death Game
    Tangi
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Mike Nielsen
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin