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(June 1940)

Fox, 1939 Series
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Volume:
[1]
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
monthly
On-sale date:
1940-04-10
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Fox Publications, Inc.
Brand:
FP
Editing:
Victor Fox
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

On sale date from the publication date and the volume number found at the Catalog of Copyright Entries, Part 2, Periodicals, New Series, Volume 35, 1940, Number 2. Second class permit. Copyright number 453593. Volume number not listed in the indicia.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Samson / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Joe Simon (signed)
Inks:
Joe Simon (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Samson

Indexer Notes

artists signature to the right of woman's head.

[Sanglor's Hypnotic Ray] (Table of Contents)

Samson / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Alex Blum
Inks:
Alex Blum
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Samson; Sanglor (villain, introduction, death)

[Insect Men of Mercury] (Table of Contents)

Flip Falcon / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Don Rico
Inks:
Don Rico
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Flip Falcon; The Insect Men and their Queen (villains, introduction, death for all)

[The Hag of Blackamoor Forest] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Grieg Chapian
Inks:
Grieg Chapian
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Golden Knight [Sir Richard of Warwick]; Queen of Blackamoor (introduction); The Hag of Blackamoor (villain, introduction, death)

[The Noxio Gas Plot] (Table of Contents)

Yank Wilson / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Yank Wilson; Count La Roach (villain, introduction)

The Moon of Destruction (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Dana Tinari (signed)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
science fiction

[The Emperor of Ganymede] (Table of Contents)

Space Smith / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Fletcher Hanks
Pencils:
Fletcher Hanks [as Hank Christy] (signed)
Inks:
Fletcher Hanks [as Hank Christy] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Fletcher Hanks

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Space Smith; Morosio (villain, introduction)

Indexer Notes

While the story is signed "Hank Christy", a known pseudonym for Fletcher Hanks, this does not appear to be by his hand

["High above Mt. Zanor..."] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bill Bossert ?; Dan Gormley ?
Inks:
Bill Bossert ?; Dan Gormley ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Captain Kidd; Rose Wilder (introduction); The Great White Chief and his monsters (villain, introduction, death for all)

Indexer Notes

Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr. wonders if this could be the work of Dan Gormley.

["Well--I'll be!"] (Table of Contents)

Professor Fiend / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Fred Schwab
Pencils:
Fred Schwab
Inks:
Fred Schwab
Colors:
?
Letters:
Fred Schwab

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Professor Fiend

[The Anti-Solar Ray] (Table of Contents)

Stardust / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Fletcher Hanks
Pencils:
Fletcher Hanks
Inks:
Fletcher Hanks
Colors:
?
Letters:
Fletcher Hanks

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Stardust; Gyp Cliff (villain, introduction)
Reprints:

["Sub and Peg are exploring the coast"] (Table of Contents)

Sub Saunders / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Henry Kiefer [as Karl Kief] (signed)
Inks:
Henry Kiefer [as Karl Kief] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Sub Saunders
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Samson
  2. 1. [Sanglor's Hypnotic Ray]
    Samson
  3. 2. [Insect Men of Mercury]
    Flip Falcon
  4. 3. [The Hag of Blackamoor Forest]
    Golden Knight
  5. 4. [The Noxio Gas Plot]
    Yank Wilson
  6. 5. The Moon of Destruction
  7. 6. [The Emperor of Ganymede]
    Space Smith
  8. 7. ["High above Mt. Zanor..."]
    Captain Kidd
  9. 8. ["Well--I'll be!"]
    Professor Fiend
  10. 9. [The Anti-Solar Ray]
    Stardust
  11. 10. ["Sub and Peg are exploring the coast"]
    Sub Saunders
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Tony Oliva
  • Craig Delich
  • Tillmann Courth
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Ray Bottorff Jr
  • Henry Steele, Hames Ware, Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.
  • Steven Samuels
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin