(March 1951)

Fiction House, 1940 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Glen-Kel Pub. Co., Inc.
Brand:
Fiction House Magazines
Editing:
J.F. Byrne (Managing Editor)(credited); John C. Mitchell (editor)(credited); Jerry Iger (Art Director)(credited)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Kaänga / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Kaänga; Ann Mason
Keywords:
lions

["Down the river the dugout raced, with yelling death behind it..."] (Table of Contents)

Kaänga / comic story / 14 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Maurice Whitman
Inks:
Maurice Whitman
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Kaänga; Ann Mason; B'tora; Harry Sands; Zulu; Dar-fungs (African natives); Marmo (elephant); Dora Sands; Jim; Dawson; Potter; N'gola
Synopsis:
Witchdoctor N'gola plots with criminals Dawson and Potter to drive the Sandses from their mine. While Ann helps hold off the Dar-fungs (attacking at N'gola instigation), Kaänga exposes the witchdoctor as a fraud.
Keywords:
disguises; leopards; masks; mines; rhinoceroses; saddle zebras; spotlights

["A great Riff tribe dwelt somewhere out in the sandy wastes of North Africa..."] (Table of Contents)

Captain Terry Thunder / comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ken Battefield
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Terry Thunder [Desert Panther]; Zanzibar; al-Sinda; Agha
Synopsis:
Terry assumes the guise of the recently deceased Desert Panther, a staunch opponent of slavers in the area.
Keywords:
dancing girls; slavers; stereotyping of Arabs

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

statement of ownership / 0.33 page (report information)

Letters:
typeset

Stamps (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

["The gloomy, green stretches of jungle were ever a source of surprise to Wambi..."] (Table of Contents)

Wambi the Jungle Boy / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Henry Kiefer
Inks:
Henry Kiefer
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Wambi; Tawn; Ogg; Sirdah (tiger); Tuareks (African tribe); Mossa; Crekko (jackal)
Synopsis:
Sirdah tricks the Tuareks into believing that Wambi has desecrated their idol. When Tawn and Ogg go to investigate, they are captured. Wambi frees them and tricks Sirdah into battle with the warriors.
Keywords:
idol of Banla'a; totem poles

Read Them All! (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

Feuds in the Big Cage (Table of Contents)

The Big Cage / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Clyde Beatty
Letters:
typeset

["Fear -- alive and menacing -- spun a web of terror over the jungle."] (Table of Contents)

Tabu / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Tabu; Perry; Karen; Djibutis (African tribe); Akoonas (African tribe); Orogo
Synopsis:
Through the use of a mind-control gas, Tabu is tricked into getting a pair of animal thieves safe passage into the Akoonas' kraal. He recovers in time to prevent the theft of the Akoonas' animals and to capture the thieves.
Keywords:
gas masks; mind-control gasses

["The natives called it a place of death, and even the scent of death hung heavy on the air..."] (Table of Contents)

Camilla / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ralph Mayo (signed)
Inks:
Ralph Mayo (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Camilla; Fang; Zagounas (African tribe); Ugago; Kizembe; Seth Shannon; Marty; Brian
Synopsis:
Ugago is accused of leading white looters to the Zagounas' temple. Camilla discovers it was done by placing a radio tracker on Ugago and convinces the tribe. The looters are captured
Keywords:
elephants; gorillas; howdahs; pythons; radio trackers; saddle zebras