(July 1940)

Fawcett, 1940 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
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Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
A Fawcett Publication [Triangle]
Editing:
Bill Parker
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding:
Saddle-Stitched
Publishing Format:
Was On-Going Series

The Circus of Death (Table of Contents)

Captain Marvel / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
C. C. Beck
Inks:
C. C. Beck
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]; Lovelia
Reprints:
Keywords:
chimeras; circuses; gorillas; lions; majorettes; monsters

The Circus of Death (Table of Contents)

Capt. Marvel / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Parker
Pencils:
C. C. Beck
Inks:
C. C. Beck
Colors:
?
Letters:
Bill Parker

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]; Lovelia (tightrope walker); Dr. Thaddeus Bodog Sivana (villain); Clarence the Maniac Man (villain); Gorillion (villain, beast, death)
Synopsis:
Billy visits to report on a new circus that has come to town, unaware that Dr. Sivana is behind the scheme, his intent being to bring rare and unusual animals from Venus for people to view, and make a fortune legally.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Story title taken from the cover.

[The Bank Robbery That Backfired] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Bill Parker
Pencils:
Pete Costanza
Inks:
Pete Costanza
Colors:
?
Letters:
Bill Parker

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Bronk and Brute Braddock (Villain)

[The Launch of the BRIAN BORU II] (Table of Contents)

Lance O'Casey / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Parker
Pencils:
Bob Kingett
Inks:
Bob Kingett
Colors:
?
Letters:
Bill Parker

Genre:
adventure

[Amusement Park Assassin] (Table of Contents)

Spy Smasher / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Parker
Pencils:
C. C. Beck
Inks:
Pete Costanza
Colors:
?
Letters:
Bill Parker

Genre:
spy; superhero
Characters:
The Mask (Villain)

A Beggar Reclaimed (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

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

The Great World's Fair Mystery (Table of Contents)

Dan Dare / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Parker?
Pencils:
Greg Duncan
Inks:
Greg Duncan
Colors:
?
Letters:
Bill Parker?

Genre:
detective-mystery

[The Emperor of the Bahamas] (Table of Contents)

Scoop Smith / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Parker?
Pencils:
Greg Duncan
Inks:
Greg Duncan
Colors:
?
Letters:
Bill Parker?

Genre:
detective-mystery

Indexer Notes

last Scoop Smith story

[The Lost Ibistick] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Bill Parker
Pencils:
Pete Costanza?
Inks:
Pete Costanza?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Bill Parker

Genre:
occult; superhero

Indexer Notes

story continues in next issue

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Circus of Death
    Captain Marvel
  2. 1. The Circus of Death
    Capt. Marvel
  3. 2. [The Bank Robbery That Backfired]
    Golden Arrow
  4. 3. [The Launch of the BRIAN BORU II]
    Lance O'Casey
  5. 4. [Amusement Park Assassin]
    Spy Smasher
  6. 5. A Beggar Reclaimed
  7. 6. The Great World's Fair Mystery
    Dan Dare
  8. 7. [The Emperor of the Bahamas]
    Scoop Smith
  9. 8. [The Lost Ibistick]
    Ibis the Invincible
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Craig Delich
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Per Sandell
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • Peter Croome
  • Jim Van Dore