(June 1940)

Fawcett, 1940 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
?
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
A Fawcett Publication [Triangle]
Editing:
Bill Parker
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding:
Saddle-Stitched
Publishing Format:
Was On-Going Series

[Captain Marvel Scores Again] (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]
Reprints:
Keywords:
submarines

[The Slaves of Dr. Scar] (Table of Contents)

Captain Marvel / comic story / 11.66 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Parker
Pencils:
C. C. Beck
Inks:
C. C. Beck
Colors:
?
Letters:
Bill Parker

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson, also as Billy Smith]; un-named FBI Chief; Joe; Mr. Levy (jewelry store owner); Mr. Scar (villain, introduction); Dr. Aloysius Lake (villain, introduction)
Synopsis:
In Washington D.C., Billy is in town to help the FBI to track down a phantom genius of crime who plans to carry out a fiendish scheme for wholesale robbery throughout the nation.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Levy's Jewelry Store; Shazam; Station WHIZ

[Enter: Carol Braddock] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Bill Parker
Pencils:
Pete Costanza
Inks:
Pete Costanza
Colors:
?
Letters:
Bill Parker

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Carol Braddock (Intro; the Braddock brothers' niece; appears in most stories thru #25); Bronk and Brute Braddock (Villain)

[The Bucket O' Blood] (Table of Contents)

Lance O'Casey / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Parker
Pencils:
Bob Kingett?
Inks:
Bob Kingett?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Bill Parker

Genre:
adventure

Sea Dogs (Table of Contents)

filler / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Lance O'Casey

The Convict's Ghost (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

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

[Schlitzoff's Spy Plot] (Table of Contents)

Spy Smasher / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Parker
Pencils:
C. C. Beck?
Inks:
Pete Costanza
Colors:
?
Letters:
Bill Parker

Genre:
spy; superhero
Characters:
The Mask (Villain); Gerald Schlitzoff (Villain)

The Great Rollo Mystery (Table of Contents)

Dan Dare / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Parker?
Pencils:
Greg Duncan
Inks:
Greg Duncan
Colors:
?
Letters:
Bill Parker?

Genre:
detective-mystery

Indexer Notes

continued next issue; story influenced by Poe's "Murders In the Rue Morgue.

[The Kingdom of Scorpia] (Table of Contents)

Scoop Smith / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Parker?
Pencils:
Greg Duncan
Inks:
Greg Duncan
Colors:
?
Letters:
Bill Parker?

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
King Cortes (Villain; Intro; Death?)

[Showdown with Murder Malone] (Table of Contents)

Ibis the Invincible / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Parker
Pencils:
C. C. Beck ?
Inks:
Pete Costanza
Colors:
?
Letters:
Bill Parker

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Murder Malone (villain; becomes a toad)

Indexer Notes

continued in next issue.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [Captain Marvel Scores Again]
    Captain Marvel
  2. 1. [The Slaves of Dr. Scar]
    Captain Marvel
  3. 2. [Enter: Carol Braddock]
    Golden Arrow
  4. 3. [The Bucket O' Blood]
    Lance O'Casey
  5. 4. Sea Dogs
  6. 5. The Convict's Ghost
  7. 6. [Schlitzoff's Spy Plot]
    Spy Smasher
  8. 7. The Great Rollo Mystery
    Dan Dare
  9. 8. [The Kingdom of Scorpia]
    Scoop Smith
  10. 9. [Showdown with Murder Malone]
    Ibis the Invincible
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