(August 1950)

Fawcett, 1940 Series
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Volume:
21
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Fawcett Publications, Inc.
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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Captain Marvel / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Kurt Schaffenberger ?
Inks:
Kurt Schaffenberger ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]
Reprints:

["See this is fun"] (Table of Contents)

The "Popsicle" Hall of Fame / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

The top half of the ad is in sequential art form.

The Slow-Down Menace (Table of Contents)

Captain Marvel / comic story / 9.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]; Professor Cobb; Slick Harry
Synopsis:
Slick Harry, a not-so-reformed criminal, steals his boss' Slowness Gas and slows down the entire city, including Billy Batson.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Last page has a promo for The Captain Marvel Club, including a coupon.

["Prescription for excitement.."] (Table of Contents)

The Captain Marvel Club / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

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

The Great Reward Swindle (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ruben Moreira
Inks:
Ruben Moreira
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Golden Arrow; White Wind; Jonathan Carr
Synopsis:
Golden Arrow rescues a man from a well and swindler named Jonathan Carr uses it as an excuse to collect money from everyone in town as a reward.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Last page includes a Quiz about world history.
Artist credits from reprint.

Quiz (Table of Contents)

filler / 0.33 page (report information)

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

The Death Warrants (Table of Contents)

Lance O'Casey / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Lance O'Casey; Rex Hart; Mike; Marks Templarr; Taga
Synopsis:
Lance O'Casey takes a job as a sea reporter to arrest a dictator.

Wicky's Battle (Table of Contents)

A Wicky & O'Shawnessy Story / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Rod Reed
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Wicky Burke; Sluggs
Synopsis:
Wicky Burke learns how to defend himself from candy-stealing bullies.
Reprints:

Swap Your Partner (Table of Contents)

Freshman Freddy / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Little
Pencils:
Frank Bolle
Inks:
Frank Bolle
Colors:
Frank Little
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Freddy; Harriet; Ace
Synopsis:
Ace tries to trick Freddy by setting him up with an ugly girl for a "Swap Your Partner" dance, but the trick backfires.

The Masquerade of Death! (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Prince Ibis; Taia; Prince Lucifer; Torquemada [Alexander Madden]
Synopsis:
Alexander Madden lures Prince Ibis and Taia to his castle, but in reality he is actually Torquemada.
Reprints:

["Heel and Toe and Strut Yer Stuff..."] (Table of Contents)

Dubble Bubble / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Synopsis:
Square dancing.

Indexer Notes

Ad in sequential art form.

Grounds for Complaint! (Table of Contents)

Wilbur the Waiter / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Wilbur the Waiter
Synopsis:
Wilbur recommends a customer drink hot water every morning for his health.

Trouble at Ghost-Town! (Table of Contents)

Jim Wise; "P-F" Canvas Shoes / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Ad in sequential art form.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Captain Marvel
  2. 1. ["See this is fun"]
    The "Popsicle" Hall of Fame
  3. 2. The Slow-Down Menace
    Captain Marvel
  4. 3. ["Prescription for excitement.."]
    The Captain Marvel Club
  5. 4. The Great Reward Swindle
    Golden Arrow
  6. 5. Quiz
  7. 6. The Death Warrants
    Lance O'Casey
  8. 7. Wicky's Battle
    A Wicky & O'Shawnessy Story
  9. 8. Swap Your Partner
    Freshman Freddy
  10. 9. The Masquerade of Death!
    Ibis the Invincible
  11. 10. ["Heel and Toe and Strut Yer Stuff..."]
    Dubble Bubble
  12. 11. Grounds for Complaint!
    Wilbur the Waiter
  13. 12. Trouble at Ghost-Town!
    Jim Wise; "P-F" Canvas Shoes
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Peter Croome
  • Per Sandell
  • Lou Mougin
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