Come and join us at the Grand GCD Gathering during the Baltimore Comic-Con on September 25-27, 2015. This will be an historic meeting, where more of us will meet face-to-face than ever before. Visit us on Facebook and let us know you are coming, and we will make arrangements to meet!

(July 1952)

Fawcett, 1942 Series
< Previous Issue |
| Next Issue >
Volume:
19
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Fawcett Publications, Inc.
Brand:
A Fawcett Publication
Editing:
Wendell Crowley
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
Newsprint interior; Glossy cover
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

A Day in the Life of Captain Marvel Jr. (Table of Contents)

Captain Marvel, Jr. / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Bud Thompson
Inks:
Bud Thompson
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain Marvel, Jr. [Freddy Freeman]

Ambassador to Pluto (Table of Contents)

Captain Marvel, Jr. / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain Marvel, Jr. [Freddy Freeman]; Professor Edgewise; Nyxtght (villain, Plutonian Warlord)
Synopsis:
Freddy goes to see Professor Edgewise about all the mysterious explosions occuring in space, but the professor is more interested in talking about his new portable heat-inducing battery, which he gives to Freddy. Meanwhile, Captain Marvel Jr. investigates and discovers the attacks are coming from the planet Pluto.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

The AC reprint names the strip as Kid Marvel, with Frankie Franklyn (i.e. Freddy Freeman), Professor Edgeways (i.e. Professor Edgewise, once actually called that in this story), and the old wizard Zhasam (i.e. Shazam).

Speedy Fine! (Table of Contents)

Judge Smudge / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Howard Boughner
Pencils:
Howard Boughner
Inks:
Howard Boughner
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

Foolish Over Food (Table of Contents)

Kanvasback / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
sports

A Day in the Life of Captain Marvel, Jr. (Table of Contents)

Captain Marvel, Jr. / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain Marvel, Jr. [Freddy Freeman]

Indexer Notes

Art credit by Don Ensign.

Blind Spot (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
John Martin
Letters:
typeset

Not the Way to Look! (Table of Contents)

Rubbernose Randolph / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Art Helfant
Pencils:
Art Helfant
Inks:
Art Helfant
Colors:
?
Letters:
Art Helfant

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Rubbernose Randolph
Synopsis:
Rubbernose complains that a guy he once loaned five dollars to ignored him when Rubbernose passed him on the street.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Letterer credit by Craig Delich.

The Menace of the Miser (Table of Contents)

Captain Marvel, Jr. / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain Marvel, Jr. [Freddy Freeman]

Indexer Notes

Art credit by Don Ensign.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. A Day in the Life of Captain Marvel Jr.
    Captain Marvel, Jr.
  2. 1. Ambassador to Pluto
    Captain Marvel, Jr.
  3. 2. Speedy Fine!
    Judge Smudge
  4. 3. Foolish Over Food
    Kanvasback
  5. 4. A Day in the Life of Captain Marvel, Jr.
    Captain Marvel, Jr.
  6. 5. Blind Spot
  7. 6. Not the Way to Look!
    Rubbernose Randolph
  8. 7. The Menace of the Miser
    Captain Marvel, Jr.
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Lou Mougin
  • Dan Kocher
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Craig Delich
  • Michael Hoskin
  • Ramon Schenk
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • Peter Croome
  • Gregory Fischer