(Spring 1953)

Fiction House, 1940 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
quarterly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Glen Kel Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand
Fiction House Magazines
Editing
J. F. Byrne (Managing editor)(credited); Jerry Iger (Art Director)(credited)
Color
Color Cover; Black and White Interior
Dimensions
Early Issues Standard Golden Age U.S.; Later Issues Standard Silver Age U.S.
Paper Stock
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding
Saddle-Stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

The Rogues of Skullbone Bwana (Table of Contents)

Kaänga / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
jungle
Characters
Kaänga; Ann Mason
Reprints
Keywords
leopards

Glory or Death! (Table of Contents: 1)

Kaänga / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Maurice Whitman
Inks
Maurice Whitman
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
jungle
Characters
Kaänga; Ann Mason; M'sungu; Hara Kiri Men; Tonga; Smithers; Boluba; Bradshaw
Synopsis
As part of a plot to get control complete control of the trading post and diamond mine that they co-owned, Bradshaw disguises himself as a spirit and persuades many warriors to join a suicide cult, promising that they will become great chiefs. Kaänga exposes the fraud and disperses Bradshaw's forces.
Reprints
Keywords
disguises; leopards; masks; morning stars; whips

Jungle Kings (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; nature
Synopsis
Brief natural histories of several dangerous jungle animals.
Keywords
cheetahs; crocodiles; elephants; kudus; rhinoceroses

Indexer Notes

Sequence added by Saltarella via the GCD Error Tracker.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3)

Wambi / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Henry Kiefer
Inks
Henry Kiefer
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Dawn on a Congo tributary...a hunter's camp slowly stirs to life.
Genre
jungle
Characters
Wambi; Tawn; Ogg; Sirdah (tiger)
Synopsis
Wambi saves a leopard cub from Sirdah and returns it to its parents.
Reprints
Keywords
leopards; oxen; temple ruins; wild dogs

Indexer Notes

Last appearance of this feature.

Conjure-Man's Kraal (Table of Contents: 4)

Sheena / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Robert Webb
Inks
Robert Webb
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
jungle
Characters
Sheena; Iguli; Mahenga; Zandas (African tribe); Chim (chimpanzee); Rungwa
Reprints
Keywords
coffins; crocodiles; hippopotamuses; Jehan-bas; leopards; Serpent Caves

Indexer Notes

Although the cover promises "new" Sheena stories, this story is primarily composed of artwork from the linked story, completely re-written, though also with many newly-drawn panels.

Spoor of the Demon Ape (Table of Contents: 5)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Riddell
Letters
typeset

Genre
jungle

Pool of Peril (Table of Contents: 6)

Sheena / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Robert Webb
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
jungle
Characters
Sheena; Iguli; Zandas (African tribe); Bob Reynolds; Mahenga; Bahru
Synopsis
Sheena exposes Inguli's tricks and kills him.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

This story continues from "Conjure Man's Kraal" in this issue.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Rogues of Skullbone Bwana
    Kaänga
  2. 1. Glory or Death!
    Kaänga
  3. 2. Jungle Kings
  4. 3. ["Dawn on a Congo tributary...a hunter's camp slowly stirs to life."]
    Wambi
  5. 4. Conjure-Man's Kraal
    Sheena
  6. 5. Spoor of the Demon Ape
  7. 6. Pool of Peril
    Sheena
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Mike Madrid
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Len Wolinsky
  • Per Sandell
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • Henry Steele, Hames Ware, Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.