(April 1940)

Fox, 1939 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
?
On-sale date:
1940-02-16
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Fox Publications, Inc.
Brand:
FP
Editing:
Victor Fox
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
7 1/2" x 10 1/4"
Paper Stock:
Glossy Covers; Newsprint Interior
Binding:
Saddle-Stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

On sale date from the publication date and the volume number found at the Catalog of Copyright Entries, Part 2, Periodicals, New Series, Volume 35, 1940, Number 2. Second class permit. Copyright number 447095.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Rex Dexter / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Red Dexter

[The Blue Beetle--Kidnapper?] (Table of Contents)

The Blue Beetle / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Blue Beetle [Dan Garret]; Jack Bendon (villain, introduction)

Girl Flyer Missing (Table of Contents)

Wing Turner / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (Floyd Kelly)
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Joan Farrel (first appearance)

[The Planet That Feared Earth] (Table of Contents)

Rex Dexter / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Dick Briefer
Pencils:
Dick Briefer
Inks:
Dick Briefer
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Rex Dexter; Ecaepians (first appearance); Leonardo Da Vinci; Napoleon; Alexander the Great

Steel Mill Explosion (Table of Contents)

Green Mask / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Walter Frame
Inks:
Walter Frame
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
The Green Mask [Michael Shelby]; Von Shlameal (first appearance; villain); Josef (first appearance; villain)
Reprints:

["Gee--nobody knows the hours I suffer..."] (Table of Contents)

Billy Bounce / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Characters:
Billy Bounce

River Lily and the Feted Guests (Table of Contents)

Chen Chang / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Munson Paddock [as Cecilia Munson]
Inks:
Munson Paddock
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Chen Chang (villain); River Lily (villain)

[The Milk Bottle Bombs] (Table of Contents)

Lt. Drake / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Klaus Nordling
Inks:
Klaus Nordling
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Lt. Drake

The Secret of Wan (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

[The Disintegrator] (Table of Contents)

D-13, Secret Agent / comic story / 7.5 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Powell [as S.R. Powell] (signed)
Pencils:
Bob Powell [as S.R. Powell] (signed)
Inks:
Bob Powell [as S.R. Powell] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
spy
Characters:
D-13 [Captain Richard Anthony]; Robert [Bob] Simms; Susan Florenz (villain); Rico (villain, introduction); Diego (villain, introduction); Hans (villain, introduction)
Synopsis:
Agents Bob and D-13 are captured and placed aboard a pocket battleship of the enemy which is stopping Allied ships at sea, taking the crew off and then sinking the vessel in question.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Conte Costa; Graf Zeff

Indexer Notes

Powell's full name is Stanley Robert Powell.

Script credit courtesy of the Who's Who.

The last half of page 8 is a house advertisement, making available the first 50 issues of Mystery Men Comics at the cost of 10 issues for 25 cents!

The Phantom of Cadel (Table of Contents)

Zanzibar / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
George Tuska
Inks:
George Tuska
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
The Phantom (first appearance; villain; death)

[Enter: The Moth] (Table of Contents)

Moth / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jim Mooney
Inks:
Jim Mooney
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Moth (introduction)
Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Rex Dexter
  2. 1. [The Blue Beetle--Kidnapper?]
    The Blue Beetle
  3. 2. Girl Flyer Missing
    Wing Turner
  4. 3. [The Planet That Feared Earth]
    Rex Dexter
  5. 4. Steel Mill Explosion
    Green Mask
  6. 5. ["Gee--nobody knows the hours I suffer..."]
    Billy Bounce
  7. 6. River Lily and the Feted Guests
    Chen Chang
  8. 7. [The Milk Bottle Bombs]
    Lt. Drake
  9. 8. The Secret of Wan
  10. 9. [The Disintegrator]
    D-13, Secret Agent
  11. 10. The Phantom of Cadel
    Zanzibar
  12. 11. [Enter: The Moth]
    Moth
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Craig Delich
  • Henry Andrews
  • Lou Mougin
  • Ray Bottorff Jr
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin