(October 1949)

Fiction House, 1940 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
every other month
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Fight Stories, Inc.
Brand:
Fiction House Magazines
Editing:
Jack Byrne (Mgr. Editor); Joseph V. Daffron (Editor); S.M. Iger (Art Director)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Binding:
saddle-stitched

Dawn Beast from Karana-Zan! (Table of Contents)

Tiger Girl / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jack Kamen?
Inks:
? (Iger Shop)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Tiger Girl [Princess Vishnu]

Dawn Beast from Karana-Zan! ["Now, when the war shields hang peacefully in the..."] (Table of Contents)

Tiger Girl / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as Allan O'Hara]
Pencils:
Matt Baker?; ? (Iger Shop)
Inks:
Ray Osrin? (Iger Shop)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Tiger Girl [Princess Vishnu]; Chief Orad (intro); VILLAINS: Tyson (intro); Jerry (intro); Swede (intro); Jeff (intro)

Indexer Notes

The story title is taken from the cover blurb.

["A score of ships missing - vanished without a trace..."] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
? [as Stuart Drake]
Pencils:
Jack Kamen
Inks:
Al Feldstein?; [shop]
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
historical
Characters:
Captain Fight; Captain Hiram (intro); Elizabeth (intro); VILLAIN: Captain Craft

["Top secret. To Senorita Rio: A key figure in..."] (Table of Contents)

Senorita Rio / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as Morgan Hawkins]
Pencils:
Edmund Good?
Inks:
Jack Kamen?; Ray Osrin? (Iger Shop)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
spy
Characters:
Senorita Rio [Consuela Maria Ascencion De Las Vegas]; Tezuma (intro); Tezuma's father (an Aztec chief; intro); VILLAINS: Senora Costanza (intro); Senor Leader and his rebels (intro)

Indexer Notes

Senora Costanza named for artist Pete Costanza.

Andorra (Table of Contents)

Stamps / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Sidney M. Elias
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
Elias' regular stamp column, along with ads

["The crowd at Metropolitan Arena was on its feet..."] (Table of Contents)

Kayo Kirby / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as Chuck Walker]
Pencils:
Matt Baker?; ? (Iger Shop)
Inks:
Ray Osrin? (Iger Shop)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
sports
Characters:
Kayo Kirby; The Masked Marvel (intro); VILLAINS: Bella Waring (intro); Lefty and their gang (intro)

["The swaying palm trees, white sands, and bathing..."] (Table of Contents)

Hooks Devlin / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as John Campbell]
Pencils:
John Forte?; ? (Iger Shop)
Inks:
David Heames?; ? (Iger Shop)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
spy
Characters:
Hooks Devlin; VILLAINS: Ed Crane and his gang (intro); Rocky Atone (intro)

Dad Strikes Out (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as John Campbell]
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
sports

["I'm Spur Shane of the Shane-McNeil oil..."] (Table of Contents)

Rip Carson of Risks Unlimited / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as Rollin W. Bell]
Pencils:
David Heames?
Inks:
David Heames?; ? (Iger Shop)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Rip Carson; Mike McNeil (intro); VILLAINS: Spur Shane (intro); Cynthia Shane (intro); Mongol bandits
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Dawn Beast from Karana-Zan!
    Tiger Girl
  2. 1. Dawn Beast from Karana-Zan! ["Now, when the war shields hang peacefully in the..."]
    Tiger Girl
  3. 2. ["A score of ships missing - vanished without a trace..."]
    Captain Fight
  4. 3. ["Top secret. To Senorita Rio: A key figure in..."]
    Senorita Rio
  5. 4. Andorra
    Stamps
  6. 5. ["The crowd at Metropolitan Arena was on its feet..."]
    Kayo Kirby
  7. 6. ["The swaying palm trees, white sands, and bathing..."]
    Hooks Devlin
  8. 7. Dad Strikes Out
  9. 8. ["I'm Spur Shane of the Shane-McNeil oil..."]
    Rip Carson of Risks Unlimited
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Henry Steele, Hames Ware, Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.
  • Len Wolinsky
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Lou Mougin
  • Peter Croome
  • Henry Steele, Hames Ware, Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.