(September 1949)

Fawcett, 1941 Series
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Volume:
17
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Fawcett Publications, Inc.
Brand:
A Fawcett Publication
Editing:
Wendell Crowley
Color:
Color cover; color interiors
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U.S
Paper Stock:
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series; anthology

The Plot Against the Universe (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 [Billy Batson] (also inset); Captain Marvel (image on coin); Billy Batson (image on coin)

The Plot Against the Universe Ch. 1: Dr. Sivana Strikes At Shazam (Table of Contents)

Captain Marvel / comic story / 9.66 pages (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
C. C. Beck
Inks:
Pete Costanza
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson] (origin retold); Wizard Shazam; Tawky Tawny; Thaddeus Bodog Sivana (villain)
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Anniversary story.

Inker revision from C. C. Beck to Costanza by Craig Delich, per P. C. Hamerlinck in Alter Ego #136.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Comix Cards / activity / 0.34 page (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Freddy Freeman [Captain Marvel Jr.]

Indexer Notes

Cutout cards of Freddy Freeman and Captain Marvel Jr.

Wonder! (Table of Contents)

Dopey Danny Dee / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Dopey Danny Dee; Tom
Synopsis:
Dopey wonders if he is an imbecile.

The Plot Against the Universe Ch. 2: The Invasion of the Rock of Eternity (Table of Contents)

Captain Marvel / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
C. C. Beck
Inks:
Pete Costanza
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Inker revision from C. C. Beck to Costanza by Craig Delich, per P. C. Hamerlinck in Alter Ego #136.

Considerate (Table of Contents)

Tightwad Tad / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Tightwad Tad; Charley
Synopsis:
Tad is considering starting a garden.

Eats Crow (Table of Contents)

Absent-Minded Abner / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Absent-Minded Abner; Lucy; Mr. Joe Woods
Synopsis:
Abner is upset the Joe came calling at dinner time, until he realizes he invited Joe to dinner.

The Plot Against the Universe Ch. 3: The Evil Element (Table of Contents)

Captain Marvel / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
C. C. Beck
Inks:
Pete Costanza
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]; Thaddeus Bodog Sivana (villain)
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Inker revision from C. C. Beck to Costanza by Craig Delich, per P. C. Hamerlinck in Alter Ego #136.

["(Grunt)(Grunt) It's No Use! It's Tuh Heavy!"] (Table of Contents)

Husky Harry / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Husky Harry
Synopsis:
Harry picks up a safe and becomes bowlegged.

No Case (Table of Contents)

Tightwad Tad / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Tightwad Tad; Gus

World Within (Table of Contents)

Jon Jarl / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder [as Eando Binder]
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Jon Jarl

["I reckon the most harrowing experience I ever had wuz..."] (Table of Contents)

Bangtail Bob / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Bangtail Bob
Synopsis:
Bob and the boys tell tales of harrowing experiences around the campfire.

Indexer Notes

Bob looks like Bob Hope.

The Music Master (Table of Contents)

Captain Kid / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Al Liederman
Inks:
Al Liederman
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

The Plot Against the Universe Ch. 4: The Marvelium Plot (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
C. C. Beck
Inks:
Pete Costanza
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]; Thaddeus Bodog Sivana (villain)
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Inker revision from C. C. Beck to Costanza by Craig Delich, per P. C. Hamerlinck in Alter Ego #136.

Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Plot Against the Universe
    Captain Marvel
  2. 1. The Plot Against the Universe Ch. 1: Dr. Sivana Strikes At Shazam
    Captain Marvel
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Comix Cards
  4. 3. Wonder!
    Dopey Danny Dee
  5. 4. The Plot Against the Universe Ch. 2: The Invasion of the Rock of Eternity
    Captain Marvel
  6. 5. Considerate
    Tightwad Tad
  7. 6. Eats Crow
    Absent-Minded Abner
  8. 7. The Plot Against the Universe Ch. 3: The Evil Element
    Captain Marvel
  9. 8. ["(Grunt)(Grunt) It's No Use! It's Tuh Heavy!"]
    Husky Harry
  10. 9. No Case
    Tightwad Tad
  11. 10. World Within
    Jon Jarl
  12. 11. ["I reckon the most harrowing experience I ever had wuz..."]
    Bangtail Bob
  13. 12. The Music Master
    Captain Kid
  14. 13. The Plot Against the Universe Ch. 4: The Marvelium Plot
    Captain Marvel
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Craig Delich
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jerry Hillegas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • Daniel Smith
  • Mike Nielsen