(January 1951)

Fawcett, 1942 Series
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Volume:
16
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
Monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Fawcett Publications, Inc.
Brand:
A Fawcett Publication
Editing:
Wendell Crowley
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
Newsprint interior; Glossy cover
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

Copyright 1950 by Fawcett Publications, Inc.


Captain Marvel Jr. Meets Sivana Jr.'s Friendly Robot (Table of Contents)

Captain Marvel, Jr. / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain Marvel, Jr. [Freddy Freeman]; Sivana, Jr.; Mr. Tinny (a robot)

Captain Marvel Jr. Fights the Cosmic War Dust (Table of Contents)

Captain Marvel, Jr. / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain Marvel, Jr. [Freddy Freeman]; Prof. Edgewise; Mrs. Wagner
Synopsis:
Freddy must find a way to stop a cosmic dust storm that causes civilizations to go to war and destroy themselves.

Indexer Notes

Writer credit from Woolfolk's paybook as documented by Martin O'Hearn.

Here and There (Table of Contents)

Kanvasback / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; sports
Characters:
Kanvasback; Mal Arkey

The Four Lives of Freddy Freeman (Table of Contents)

Captain Marvel, Jr. / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Woolfolk
Pencils:
Bud Thompson
Inks:
Bud Thompson
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain Marvel, Jr. [Freddy Freeman]; The Great Swami (first appearance)
Synopsis:
A fake swami shows Freddy three different paths his life could have taken.

Indexer Notes

Pencil and ink credits from Don Ensign via the GCD Error List (October 13, 2009)

Sivana, Jr.'s Friendly Robot (Table of Contents)

Captain Marvel, Jr. / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Woolfolk
Pencils:
Bud Thompson
Inks:
Bud Thompson
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain Marvel, Jr. [Freddy Freeman]; Mrs. Wagner; Mr. Marks; Mr. Tinny (a robot; first appearance); Sivana, Jr. (villain)
Synopsis:
Sivana, Jr. creates a robot to kill Freddy, but the robot becomes good after Freddy takes care of him and gives him a name.

Indexer Notes

Pencil and ink credits from Don Ensign via the GCD Error List (October 13, 2009).
Writer credit from Martin O'Hearn, and taken from Woolfol's paybook. Story written April 1950.

Wrap Up the Case (Table of Contents)

Judge Smudge / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

Script:
Howard Boughner
Pencils:
Howard Boughner
Inks:
Howard Boughner
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Judge Smudge

Stickler for Facts! (Table of Contents)

Rubbernose Randolph / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Art Helfant
Pencils:
Art Helfant
Inks:
Art Helfant
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Rubbernose Randolph

["It's a Hold-Up"] (Table of Contents)

Fleer Dubble Bubble Gum / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

The Gilt Engine (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Lester Hale
Pencils:
? (illustration)
Inks:
? (illustration)
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

The Pet Shop (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1.67 pages (report information)

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

Statement of Ownership, Management and Circulation (Table of Contents)

statement of ownership / 0.33 page (report information)

Script:
Gordon Fawcett
Letters:
typeset

The Great Bird Robbery (Table of Contents)

Captain Marvel, Jr. / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain Marvel, Jr. [Freddy Freeman]; Mrs. Wagner; Pedro (a parrot); Prof. Osgood; The Bird Thief (villain, introduction)
Synopsis:
Captain Marvel Jr. stops the mad scheme of The Bird Thief to steal all of the world's birds by using a huge magnet to re-route all bird migrations to a group of islands, where he plans to hold the birds for a ransom of one billion dollars.

Indexer Notes

Revised synopsis by Craig Delich 2011-1-3.

Bed Ridden (Table of Contents)

Boxcar Benny / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Boxcar Benny
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Captain Marvel Jr. Meets Sivana Jr.'s Friendly Robot
    Captain Marvel, Jr.
  2. 1. Captain Marvel Jr. Fights the Cosmic War Dust
    Captain Marvel, Jr.
  3. 2. Here and There
    Kanvasback
  4. 3. The Four Lives of Freddy Freeman
    Captain Marvel, Jr.
  5. 4. Sivana, Jr.'s Friendly Robot
    Captain Marvel, Jr.
  6. 5. Wrap Up the Case
    Judge Smudge
  7. 6. Stickler for Facts!
    Rubbernose Randolph
  8. 7. ["It's a Hold-Up"]
    Fleer Dubble Bubble Gum
  9. 8. The Gilt Engine
  10. 9. The Pet Shop
  11. 10. Statement of Ownership, Management and Circulation
  12. 11. The Great Bird Robbery
    Captain Marvel, Jr.
  13. 12. Bed Ridden
    Boxcar Benny
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • Craig Delich
  • Ray Bottorff Jr
  • Edgar Loftin
  • Peter Croome
  • Gregory Fischer
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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  • Peter Croome
  • Gregory Fischer