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(May 1940)

Fox, 1939 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
monthly
On-sale date:
1940-03-11
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 found at the Catalog of Copyright Entries, Part 2, Periodicals, New Series, Volume 35, 1940, Number 2. Second class permit. Copyright number 449439.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Samson / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Joe Simon
Inks:
Joe Simon
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Samson

Indexer Notes

Art revision by Craig Delich 2008-4-5, was originally Alex Blum? Verified in Alter Ego #76, page 12, that Joe Simon drew the cover.

[The Monsters Are Coming] (Table of Contents)

Samson / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Samson

[Sir Lucifer Attacks] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Flip Falcon; Sir Lucifer (villain, introduction)

[The Sport of Bdula Khan] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Golden Knight [Sir Richard of Warwick]; Bdula Khan (villain, introduction, turned into a hyena statue)

[Case of the Sinking Subs [The Saboteurs]] (Table of Contents)

'Yank' Wilson Super Spy Q-4 / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Fletcher Hanks [as Lance Ferguson] (signed)
Pencils:
Fletcher Hanks [as Lance Ferguson] (signed)
Inks:
Fletcher Hanks [as Lance Ferguson] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Fletcher Hanks

Genre:
spy
Characters:
Yank Wilson
Synopsis:
Yank Wilson stops a spy ring that was responsible for sinking United States submarines.
Reprints:

The Murder Cloak (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Raul David (signed)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
adventure

[The Vacuumites] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Space Smith; Dianna; The Vacuumites (villains, introduction)
Synopsis:
Space Smith and Dianna are taken prisoner by the Vacuumites, mummified inhabitants of the vacuum meteor.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

First line of text reads: "Space" and Dianna are returning to Earth after a trip to red planet." [sic]

[By short wave radio, Captain Kidd learns...] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
adventure; jungle
Characters:
Captain Kidd; Queen Izzuki and the Almond-Eyed Amazons (villains, introduction)

[Aw! Now listen you little brat...] (Table of Contents)

Professor Fiend / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? [as Boris Plaster] (signed)
Inks:
? [as Boris Plaster] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Professor Fiend

[Dr. Martinious, Warlord of Mars] (Table of Contents)

Stardust / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Stardust; Dr. Martinious (villain, introduction); Brain-Men of Mars (villains, introduction, deaths)

Indexer Notes

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

The Man Who Hated the World (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Sub Saunders; Kozar (villain, introduction, death); Seaweed Men (villains, introduction)
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Samson
  2. 1. [The Monsters Are Coming]
    Samson
  3. 2. [Sir Lucifer Attacks]
    Flip Falcon
  4. 3. [The Sport of Bdula Khan]
    Golden Knight
  5. 4. [Case of the Sinking Subs [The Saboteurs]]
    'Yank' Wilson Super Spy Q-4
  6. 5. The Murder Cloak
  7. 6. [The Vacuumites]
    Space Smith
  8. 7. [By short wave radio, Captain Kidd learns...]
    Captain Kidd
  9. 8. [Aw! Now listen you little brat...]
    Professor Fiend
  10. 9. [Dr. Martinious, Warlord of Mars]
    Stardust
  11. 10. The Man Who Hated the World
    Sub Saunders
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Ray Bottorff Jr
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Craig Delich
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin