(April 1952)

Fiction House, 1942 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
every other month
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Flying Stories, Inc.
Brand:
Fiction House Magazines
Editing:
J. F. Byrne (Managing Editor); Jerry Iger (Art Director)
Format:
Standard Golden Age US Size; Color; Saddle-stitched; Was ongoing

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Firehair / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Firehair [Lynn Cabot]

["Listen, my Pawnee brothers! The moon spirit has..."] (Table of Contents)

Firehair / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as John Starr] (signed)
Pencils:
Jay Disbrow ? (Iger Shop)
Inks:
? (Iger Shop)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Firehair [Lynn Cabot]; Tehama; Chief Bloody Knife

Indexer Notes

Last appearance of Firehair in an original story.

["Long ago the high brass had learned that when..."] (Table of Contents)

Suicide Smith / comic story / 4.67 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as Capt. A.E. Carruthers]
Pencils:
Lee Elias
Inks:
Lee Elias
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

cut down from six pages with many changes in text, names, and panel layouts

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

statement of ownership / 0.33 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Belle Starr.. Bandit Queen (Table of Contents)

filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bob Lubbers (?)
Inks:
Richard Case (?)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction; western-frontier
Characters:
Belle Star; Judge Roy Bean

Indexer Notes

This may be the second page of a planned two-page feature, following the Desperado page of issue 63.

The Vitamin Kid (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
sports

All Aboard for the Moon (Table of Contents)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as Ross Gallun]
Pencils:
Murphy Anderson (signed)
Inks:
Murphy Anderson (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction

Indexer Notes

This looks like it should be a reprint from an issue of Planet Comics, but the title and art don't match any we can locate.

["Although the jungle cats belong to the same..."] (Table of Contents)

Jungle Quiz / filler / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Mike Peppe?
Inks:
Mike Peppe?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Reprints:
Keywords:
quiz

["Trail dust hung on the air...dark, shifty-eyed..."] (Table of Contents)

Cowboy Bob / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as John Starr]
Pencils:
Ken Battefield (Iger Shop)
Inks:
David Heames?; [shop]
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Cowboy Bob
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Firehair
  2. 1. ["Listen, my Pawnee brothers! The moon spirit has..."]
    Firehair
  3. 2. ["Long ago the high brass had learned that when..."]
    Suicide Smith
  4. 3. Statement of the Ownership, Management and Circulation
  5. 4. Belle Starr.. Bandit Queen
  6. 5. The Vitamin Kid
  7. 6. All Aboard for the Moon
  8. 7. ["Although the jungle cats belong to the same..."]
    Jungle Quiz
  9. 8. ["Trail dust hung on the air...dark, shifty-eyed..."]
    Cowboy Bob
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Craig Delich
  • Henry Steele, Hames Ware, Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • Tony R. Rose
  • James Ludwig
  • Henry Steele, Hames Ware, Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.