(April 1940)

Fox, 1939 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
?
On-sale date:
1940-02-09
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Fox Publications, Inc.
Brand:
FP
Editing:
Victor Fox
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

On sale date from the publication date and volume number found at the Catalog of Copyright Entries, Part 2, Periodicals, New Series, Volume 35, 1940, Number 2. Second class permit. Copyright number 444575.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Samson / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Lou Fine
Inks:
Lou Fine
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Samson

[Eelo the Fish Man] (Table of Contents)

Samson / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Alex Blum
Inks:
Alex Blum
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Samson; Eelo (villain, introduction, death)

[The Heidites of Mercury] (Table of Contents)

Flip Falcon / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Don Rico
Inks:
Don Rico
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Flip Falcon; the Mercurians (introduction)

[The Legend of the Haunted Well: Part 2] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Grieg Chapman
Inks:
Grieg Chapman
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Golden Knight [Sir Richard of Warwick]; Guest Star: Alice; Black Death (villain, introduction, death)

[The Inventions of Prof. Snead] (Table of Contents)

Yank Wilson / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Yank Wilson; Professor Snead (villain, introduction, death)

Battle on Venus (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
R. M. Brunnei (signed)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
science fiction

[Island in Space [The Hoppers]] (Table of Contents)

Space Smith / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Fletcher Hanks [as Hank Christy] (signed)
Pencils:
Fletcher Hanks [as Hank Christy] (signed)
Inks:
Fletcher Hanks [as Henry Fletcher] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Fletcher Hanks

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Space Smith; Dianna; The Hoppers (villains, introduction)
Synopsis:
On their way to the Moon, Space Smith and Dianna encounter an island in space inhabited by the hostile Hoppers.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

First line of text reads: "Space" and Dianna have left the Earth to try for a new speed record to the moon."

[Swallowed by a mysterious jungle tree...] (Table of Contents)

Captain Kidd / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Toni Blum ?
Pencils:
Bill Bossert
Inks:
Bill Bossert
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Captain Kidd

[Notice! In case you're interested...] (Table of Contents)

Professor Fiend / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Fred Schwab
Pencils:
Fred Schwab
Inks:
Fred Schwab
Colors:
?
Letters:
Fred Schwab

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Professor Fiend

[Miracle Men] (Table of Contents)

Stardust / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Fletcher Hanks
Pencils:
Fletcher Hanks
Inks:
Fletcher Hanks
Colors:
?
Letters:
Fletcher Hanks

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Stardust; Wolf-Eye (villain); Miracle Men (introduction)
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Writer and letterer credits added by Craig Delich 2010-3-13.

The Vanishing Vessels (Table of Contents)

Sub Saunders / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Sub Saunders; King Kelpa (villain, introduction, death)
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Samson
  2. 1. [Eelo the Fish Man]
    Samson
  3. 2. [The Heidites of Mercury]
    Flip Falcon
  4. 3. [The Legend of the Haunted Well: Part 2]
    Golden Knight
  5. 4. [The Inventions of Prof. Snead]
    Yank Wilson
  6. 5. Battle on Venus
  7. 6. [Island in Space [The Hoppers]]
    Space Smith
  8. 7. [Swallowed by a mysterious jungle tree...]
    Captain Kidd
  9. 8. [Notice! In case you're interested...]
    Professor Fiend
  10. 9. [Miracle Men]
    Stardust
  11. 10. The Vanishing Vessels
    Sub Saunders
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Ray Bottorff Jr
  • Henry Steele, Hames Ware, Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Craig Delich
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin