(March 1950)

Fiction House, 1940 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
?
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

The Head-Hunters of Taboo Trek (Table of Contents)

Tiger Girl / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Tiger Girl [Princess Vishnu]

[The Head-Hunters of Taboo Trek] ["The man was dead, but his name lived..."] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
? [as Allan O'Hara] (signed)
Pencils:
Robert Webb; ?
Inks:
David Heames ?; ? (shop)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Tiger Girl [Princess Vishnu]; Chief Lhongi (introduction); Oleg (villain, introduction); Collins (villain, introduction); Turgu (villain, introduction)

Indexer Notes

The story title is taken from the cover blurb.

["The battered truck rumbled across the dusty airstrip..."] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
? [as Rollin W. Bell] (signed)
Pencils:
Robert Webb; ?
Inks:
David Heames ?; ? (shop)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Rip Carson; General Chan (introduction); Liu Chan (introduction); Kau Yang (villain, introduction); Chinese Communists (villains)

[Captain Caution and the Pirate Queen] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
? [as Stuart Drake] (signed)
Pencils:
Edmund Good ?; ? (Iger Shop)
Inks:
? (Iger Shop)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
historical
Characters:
Captain Fight; Captain Caution (villain, introduction); Gert Grange (villain, introduction)

["What was it that attracted the noisy crowd..."] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
? [as John Campbell] (signed)
Pencils:
Bill La Cava ?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
crime
Characters:
Hooks Devlin; Sid (villain, introduction); Sal (villain, introduction); Thackery (villain, introduction)

The Rhinoceros (Table of Contents)

Wild Life in Tiger Girl's Jungle's / filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Mike Peppe (signed)
Inks:
Mike Peppe (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

Reprinted from an issue of Jungle?

The Invisible Enemy: Part 1 (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as Stuart Drake] (signed)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction

["I just get gooey inside every time I..."] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
? [as Chuck Walker] (signed)
Pencils:
?
Inks:
Al Feldstein ?; ? (shop)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
sports
Characters:
Kayo Kirby; Patricia Kane (introduction); Marmaduke (introduction); Lefty (villain, introduction); Birdie (villain, introduction); Pete (villain, introduction); The Boss (villain, introduction)

["For centuries past, remnants of the once proud..."] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
? [as Morgan Hawkins] (signed)
Pencils:
David Heames ?; ? (Iger Shop)
Inks:
David Heames ?; ? (Iger Shop)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
spy
Characters:
Senorita Rio [Consuela Maria Ascencion De Las Vegas]; Teeka (introduction); Pepito (introduction); other Incas (introduction); Sanchez Destazaro (villain, introduction, flashback); Sr. Castiga Roberto (villain, introduction); their gang (villains, introduction)
Synopsis:
A group of criminals, intent on starting a revolt among the Incas of South America, stoop to putting a false curse on an ancient pyramid that houses the weapons of their revolt.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Synopsis added by Craig Delich 1-20-08.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Head-Hunters of Taboo Trek
    Tiger Girl
  2. 1. [The Head-Hunters of Taboo Trek] ["The man was dead, but his name lived..."]
    Tiger Girl
  3. 2. ["The battered truck rumbled across the dusty airstrip..."]
    Rip Carson of Risks, Unlimited
  4. 3. [Captain Caution and the Pirate Queen]
    Captain Fight
  5. 4. ["What was it that attracted the noisy crowd..."]
    Hooks Devlin
  6. 5. The Rhinoceros
    Wild Life in Tiger Girl's Jungle's
  7. 6. The Invisible Enemy: Part 1
  8. 7. ["I just get gooey inside every time I..."]
    Kayo Kirby
  9. 8. ["For centuries past, remnants of the once proud..."]
    Senorita Rio
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