(May 1952)

Fawcett, 1940 Series
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Volume:
25
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Fawcett Publications, Inc.
Brand:
A Fawcett Publication
Editing:
Mercedes Shull
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 Battles the Underground Mystery Menace (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; Dr. Sivana
Keywords:
caves

Captain Marvel Battles the Underground Mystery Menace (Table of Contents)

Captain Marvel / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Sivana

Black Magic (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Rod Reed [as Walter Farmer]
Pencils:
? (illustration)
Inks:
? (illustration)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset

["When does the race start?"] (Table of Contents)

Dubble Bubble / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Ad in sequential art form. On the page in between the two pages of the text story.

Wilbur the Waiter Is Breathless (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
humor

Outlaws' Upset (Table of Contents)

Golden Arrow / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Golden Arrow; White Wind (horse); Coyote Bill (outlaw); Luke (outlaw)
Synopsis:
Two outlaws steal Golden Arrow's bow and arrows to keep him from interfering in their hold ups.

Indexer Notes

Cataldo is credited only on ink by Jerry Bails' Who's Who, but the puppet-like figure movement and horses are all quite identical to his signed story "Lefty Jim-U.S. Marshal" in Crown Comics #16. He may have done it all.

The Great Oil Swindle! (Table of Contents)

Lance O'Casey / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Lance O'Casey; Mike Bellew (mate); Inspector Blake
Synopsis:
Lance and Mike are helping inspector Blake with smashing an oil stock racket gang.

Indexer Notes

Art similar to credited work by Ramsey in issue #136. Compare faces, close up heads in sideview, cheek line, small inklines at the back of the neck, and hands.

Happy Time (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
humor

The Magician of Mars! (Table of Contents)

Ibis the Invincible / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Rust Men of Mars
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Captain Marvel Battles the Underground Mystery Menace
    Captain Marvel
  2. 1. Captain Marvel Battles the Underground Mystery Menace
    Captain Marvel
  3. 2. Black Magic
    A Wicky and O'Shawnessy Story
  4. 3. ["When does the race start?"]
    Dubble Bubble
  5. 4. Wilbur the Waiter Is Breathless
    Wilbur the Waiter
  6. 5. Outlaws' Upset
    Golden Arrow
  7. 6. The Great Oil Swindle!
    Lance O'Casey
  8. 7. Happy Time
    Colonel Corn and Korny Kobb
  9. 8. The Magician of Mars!
    Ibis the Invincible
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  • Tony R. Rose
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