(April 1951)

Fawcett, 1940 Series
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Volume:
22
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Fawcett Publications, Inc.
Brand:
A Fawcett Publication
Editing:
Virginia Provisiero [as V. A. Provisiero]
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding:
Saddle-Stitched
Publishing Format:
Was On-Going Series

Captain Marvel Saves Captain Marvel (Table of Contents)

Captain Marvel / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain Marvel
Reprints:
Keywords:
imposters

Captain Marvel Saves Captain Marvel (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
superhero
Reprints:

["The more the merrier....."] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Characters:
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]

["We're holding her for ransom!"] (Table of Contents)

Dubble Bubble / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Ad in sequential art form.

Good Service (Table of Contents)

Wilbur the Waiter / filler / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

The Smash Hit (Table of Contents)

Colonel Corn and Korny Kobb / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

The Worthless Ranch (Table of Contents)

Golden Arrow / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Anthony Cataldo ?
Inks:
Anthony Cataldo
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Golden Arrow; White Wind (horse); Si Bright (rancher)
Synopsis:
A fake land appraiser tells Si Brihght's newly found gold vein is worthless, but offers to buy his ranch cheap.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Cataldo is credited on inking this feature by Jerry Bails' Who's Who. The stiff puppet-like movement of figures is similar to some of his signed stories, so he may as well have done the pencilwork too.

Some Nerve! (Table of Contents)

Doc Sorebones / filler / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

The Mysterious Voyage (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Charles Tomsey
Inks:
Charles Tomsey
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Lance O'Casey; Mike Bellew (mate); Mr. Collins (dope runner)
Synopsis:
Lance and his schooner are hired to search for a sunken treasure, which turns out to be dope.
Reprints:

["And where do yuh think yore going, Buck?"] (Table of Contents)

Huck and Buck / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Reprints:

The Atomic Spy (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Rod Reed
Pencils:
? (illustration)
Inks:
? (illustration)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Too Smart for His Own Good (Table of Contents)

Rancher Rollins and His Son, Junior / filler / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

Birthday on the Ranch (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

Ibis the Invincible Battles the Earth Brain (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Ibis; Taia; Langdon (oil driller)
Synopsis:
When drilling for oil, Langdon reaches an underground cave with a huge brain.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

The artwork has many similarities with signed Walter Palais stories in Planet Comics #52 and #53, such as hands, faces and figure movement. He is credited on this feature at this period by Jerry Bails' Who's Who.
Script credit from Martin O'Hearn.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Captain Marvel Saves Captain Marvel
    Captain Marvel
  2. 1. Captain Marvel Saves Captain Marvel
    Captain Marvel
  3. 2. ["The more the merrier....."]
    The Captain Marvel Club
  4. 3. ["We're holding her for ransom!"]
    Dubble Bubble
  5. 4. Good Service
    Wilbur the Waiter
  6. 5. The Smash Hit
    Colonel Corn and Korny Kobb
  7. 6. The Worthless Ranch
    Golden Arrow
  8. 7. Some Nerve!
    Doc Sorebones
  9. 8. The Mysterious Voyage
    Lance O'Casey
  10. 9. ["And where do yuh think yore going, Buck?"]
    Huck and Buck
  11. 10. The Atomic Spy
    A Wicky and O'Shawnessy Story
  12. 11. Too Smart for His Own Good
    Rancher Rollins and His Son, Junior
  13. 12. Birthday on the Ranch
  14. 13. Ibis the Invincible Battles the Earth Brain
    Ibis the Invincible
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