(June 1950)

Fawcett, 1940 Series
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Volume:
21
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
A Fawcett Publication
Editing:
Virginia Provisiero
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding:
Saddle-Stitched
Publishing Format:
Was On-Going Series

Issue Notes

Entire issue except story inside back cover reprinted as Whiz Comics (Derby, 1950 series) #122.


["Captain Marvel versus Sivana and his deadly anger ray"] (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]; Sivana
Reprints:
Keywords:
electrocution; laboratories

Captain Marvel and The Anger Ray! (Table of Contents)

Captain Marvel / comic story / 7.66 pages (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
Kurt Schaffenberger
Inks:
Kurt Schaffenberger
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]; Dr. Sivana
Synopsis:
Dr. Sivana invents a ray that makes people angry, and Captain Marvel is scared that he will get shot with it and destroy the city.
Reprints:

Prescription for Excitement (Table of Contents)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)


Synopsis:
Promo to join the Captain Marvel Club.
Reprints:

Stampede! (Table of Contents)

"R. C." and Quickie; R.C. Cola / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Creig Flessel
Inks:
Creig Flessel
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure; western-frontier
Characters:
R.C.; Quickie
Synopsis:
R.C. and Quickie get caught in a stampede, but the extra energy R.C. got from drinking R.C. Cola lets them escape.

Indexer Notes

Ad for R.C. Cola. Creig Flessel credit from Jerry Bails' Who's Who.

Ghost of a Chance (Table of Contents)

Wicky and O'Shawnessy / text story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; animal
Characters:
Wicky Burke; O'Shawnessy; Boit Bird; Officer Glendale; Mr. Sluglug; Greasy
Reprints:

The "Popsicle" Hall of Fame (Table of Contents)

Popsicle / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Sam Glankoff (signed) [as Glankoff]
Inks:
Sam Glankoff (signed) [as Glankoff]
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Bob Townsend; Bill Blanchard
Synopsis:
True story of two boys capturing a crook and getting the Popsicle Gold Medal.

Indexer Notes

Full page ad for Popsicles, top half is comic.

Ibis the Invincible Meets Death! (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Bill Woolfolk ?
Pencils:
Kurt Schaffenberger ?
Inks:
Kurt Schaffenberger ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Ibis; Taia; Karnak; Moloch (introduction)
Synopsis:
Prince Ibis pretends to have died to bring Karnak out of hiding and defeat him.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Bill Woolfolk credit from Jerry Bails' Who's Who. Art looks like Kurt Schaffenberger, but stiffer than Captain Marvel story in this issue.

["Gee, look what Butch can do!"] (Table of Contents)

Dubble Bubble / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Ray Thompson
Pencils:
Ray Thompson (signed) [as Ray T.]
Inks:
Ray Thompson (signed) [as Ray T.]
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Synopsis:
Ad for Dubble Bubble gum.

The Tribal Traitors (Table of Contents)

Golden Arrow / comic story / 6.67 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
John Giunta ?
Inks:
John Giunta ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Golden Arrow
Synopsis:
Two braves try to take over the Wowon Indian tribe, but Golden Arrow teams up with the Chief to beat them.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

John Giunta credit from Jerry Bails' Who's Who.

Wasteful Waite (Table of Contents)

filler / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Synopsis:
One cowboy throws a clock at the other.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Might be part of an ongoing filler feature.

The Stagecoach Stick-up (Table of Contents)

Jim Wise "P-F" Adventure / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Jim Wise
Synopsis:
Jim and the boys see a stagecoach get robbed of its gold, but using their "P-F" Canvas shoes, they beat the robbers to the border.

Indexer Notes

Ad for "P-F" Canvas shoes.

Appropriate Prescription (Table of Contents)

Doc Sorebones / filler / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Doctor Sorebones; Mrs. Woods
Synopsis:
Mrs. Woods can't describe her condition, so Doctor Sorebones can't describe her treatment.
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["Captain Marvel versus Sivana and his deadly anger ray"]
    Captain Marvel
  2. 1. Captain Marvel and The Anger Ray!
    Captain Marvel
  3. 2. Prescription for Excitement
  4. 3. Stampede!
    "R. C." and Quickie; R.C. Cola
  5. 4. Ghost of a Chance
    Wicky and O'Shawnessy
  6. 5. The "Popsicle" Hall of Fame
    Popsicle
  7. 6. Ibis the Invincible Meets Death!
    Ibis The Invincible
  8. 7. ["Gee, look what Butch can do!"]
    Dubble Bubble
  9. 8. The Tribal Traitors
    Golden Arrow
  10. 9. Wasteful Waite
  11. 10. The Stagecoach Stick-up
    Jim Wise "P-F" Adventure
  12. 11. Appropriate Prescription
    Doc Sorebones
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