(May 1940)

Fox, 1940 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
FP
Editing:
Victor Fox
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Cosmic Carson / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Cosmic Carson

[The Wire of Doom] (Table of Contents)

Dynamo / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

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

Characters:
The Leader (first appearance; villain)

Prof. Piccardo Will Ascend Into Stratosphere (Table of Contents)

Eagle / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Characters:
G-13 and other spies (first appearance; villains; death); Prof. Piccardo (first appearance)

[The Attack of Iako] (Table of Contents)

Cosmic Carson / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Kirby; Joe Simon?
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Jack Kirby
Colors:
?
Letters:
Jack Kirby

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Cosmic Carson; Elramis (introduction); Major Lang (introduction); Iako (villain, introduction)
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Storyline never resolved.

"Joe Simon?" removed from inks credit.

Pencils and inks credits by Greg Theakston.

Letters credit identified by Greg Theakston and later Harry Mendryk on the Jack Kirby Museum web page http://kirbymuseum.org/blogs/simonandkirby/archives/2369, 31 October 2008 (retrieved 15 December 2014).

[The Stolen City] (Table of Contents)

Perisphere Payne / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (Arnold Hardy)
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Bonto (first appearance; villain; death); Janice (first appearance)

[Ivory City] (Table of Contents)

Marga / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Emil Gershwin?
Inks:
Emil Gershwin?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Ishta (first appearance; villain; death)

The Capellian War Monster (Table of Contents)

Comet Frank / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Martin A. Brusten
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Comet Frank (first appearance)

[Attack on Jupiter] (Table of Contents)

Dr. Doom / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (Richard Crater)
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

[Trapped By the Prime Minister] (Table of Contents)

Navy Jones / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Bert Whitman
Pencils:
Bert Whitman
Inks:
Bert Whitman
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
The Prime Minister (villain); Sharks Finn (first appearance; villains); Queen Nina (first appearance)

Indexer Notes

Navy Jones revealed as the great-great-grandson of Davy Jones (locker also revealed)

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Cosmic Carson
  2. 1. [The Wire of Doom]
    Dynamo
  3. 2. Prof. Piccardo Will Ascend Into Stratosphere
    Eagle
  4. 3. [The Attack of Iako]
    Cosmic Carson
  5. 4. [The Stolen City]
    Perisphere Payne
  6. 5. [Ivory City]
    Marga
  7. 6. The Capellian War Monster
    Comet Frank
  8. 7. [Attack on Jupiter]
    Dr. Doom
  9. 8. [Trapped By the Prime Minister]
    Navy Jones
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