(1952)

Fiction House, 1940 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Wings Pub. Co. Inc.
Brand:
Fiction House Magazines
Editing:
J. F. Byrne (Mgr. Editor)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
newsprint interior; glossy cover
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Suicide Strike (Table of Contents)

Captain Wings / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
war
Reprints:

The Rocket's Red Glare (Table of Contents)

Clipper King / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as Lt. Jim Cochrane U.S.A.F.]
Pencils:
John Belcastro
Inks:
John Belcastro
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war
Characters:
Clipper King (1st appearance); Pappy
Synopsis:
Clipper King accidentally sees missiles the Russians were trying to smuggle close to the fleet and steals a B-29 to smoke them out.

Suicide Strike ["'Innocent!' she screamed. But UN brass knew differently..."] (Table of Contents)

Captain Wings / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Lee Elias
Inks:
Lee Elias
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war
Characters:
Captain Wings; Griper; Olga Teslavich
Synopsis:
Captain Wings tricks a Russian Spy into escaping and revealing the location of a new Russian rocket.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

The story title is taken from the cover blurb.

["Sometimes it's the dumb, meaningless flights that hit..."] (Table of Contents)

Captain Wings / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Lee Elias
Inks:
Lee Elias
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war
Characters:
Captain Wings; Griper; Smitty
Synopsis:
Captain Wings takes a photographer up to test a new lens that will work thru fog.

Indexer Notes

Elias artwork from Wings #61 rearranged and revised in "service" of a new script.

Sabres Up! (Table of Contents)

Captain Wings / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as Major T. E. Bowen]
Pencils:
Bill Discount [as Dee]
Inks:
Bill Discount [as Dee]
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war
Characters:
Captain Wings; Rip Waldon; Caputo; Billy Main; Colonel Zozlov (Korean pilot); Commander Chan (Korean tank commander)
Synopsis:
Captain Wings and Billy Main get shot down behind Korean lines and capture a Korean helicopter to return home.
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Suicide Strike
    Captain Wings
  2. 1. The Rocket's Red Glare
    Clipper King
  3. 2. Suicide Strike ["'Innocent!' she screamed. But UN brass knew differently..."]
    Captain Wings
  4. 3. ["Sometimes it's the dumb, meaningless flights that hit..."]
    Captain Wings
  5. 4. Sabres Up!
    Captain Wings
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Peter Croome
  • Jim Walls
  • Mike Nielsen
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • Jim Walls
  • Gary L. Watson
  • Henry Steele, Hames Ware, Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.
  • Mike Nielsen