(December 1940)

Fiction House, 1940 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD; 0.15 CAD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
Every month
On-sale Date
1940-09-19
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Fight Stories, Inc.
Brand
Fiction House Magazines
Editing
Malcolm Reiss (editor); Will Eisner [as William E. Eisner] (art director); S. M. Iger (feature editor)

Issue Notes

The on-sale date is from the publication date recorded in the Catalog of Copyright Entries, Part 2, Periodicals, 1940, New Series, Vol. 35, No. 4.

Wolves of the Yukon (Table of Contents)

Frosty North / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Dan Zolnerowich
Inks
Dan Zolnerowich
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure
Characters
Frosty North; British Agent X-7
Keywords
sled; wolves

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1)

Chip Collins / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
? [as Ted Torrence]
Pencils
Ray Burley
Inks
Ray Burley
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The leader of the fighting sky-dogs, Chip Collins...
Genre
spy
Characters
Anton (villain, introduction); other spies (villains, introductions)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2)

Shark Brodie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
George Tuska [as George Aksut]
Inks
George Tuska [as George Aksut]
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
It's a dangerous job, Brodie, but you're the...
Genre
adventure
Characters
Nazis (Villain)

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

The Spy Fighter / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Alex Blum
Inks
Alex Blum?; shop
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Possessor of the strongest mind and body in...
Genre
science fiction
Characters
Three 'living planet' monsters (Villains, Introductions, Deaths); Martians (Introduction, Death)

The True Life Story of Stanley Ketchel "The Michigan Mauler" (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
sports

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5)

Oran of the Jungle / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
? [as Hugh Bartlett]
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
An amazing adventure with invading Amazons in the...
Genre
adventure
Characters
A race of Amazons (Villains, Introductions)

Indexer Notes

This is the same artist who has been drawing the various fighter biographies in the previous issues.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6)

Keeping Fit / text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
? (1 panel art)
Inks
? (1 panel art)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Trainers are frequently asked by young men how...?
Genre
sports

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7)

Kayo Kirby / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
? [as Chuck Walker]
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Are ya crazy? Matchin' Looey with Kayo Kirby?...
Genre
sports
Characters
Nat Slide (Villain, Introduction); Looey Califa (Villain, Introduction)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8)

Kinks Mason / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
? [as Steve Broder]
Pencils
Steve Broder (signed)
Inks
Steve Broder (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Kinks is taking a much-needed vacation on a...
Genre
adventure

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9)

Frosty North / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
? [as Franchot Renaud]
Pencils
Nick Cardy?
Inks
Nick Cardy?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
A fighting man of the vast and dangerous...
Genre
adventure
Characters
Frosty North (Introduction); British Agent X-7; Herr Struck (Villain, Introduction)
Keywords
Alaska

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10)

Rip Regan the Power-Man / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
? [as John Celardo]
Pencils
Witmer Williams
Inks
Witmer Williams?; ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Bringing his powerful talents into play, Rip Regan...
Genre
war
Characters
Two dictators (Villains, Introductions)

Indexer Notes

Despite the by-line, this is not John Celardo.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 11)

Strut Warren / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Klaus Nordling [as Ed Norris]
Pencils
Klaus Nordling
Inks
Klaus Nordling
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Down in southern California, at the Marine barracks...
Genre
war
Characters
The Nazis (Villains)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 12)

Slug-Nutty Sam / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Fred Schwab [as Fist E. Cuffs]
Pencils
Fred Schwab [as Fist E. Cuffs]
Inks
Fred Schwab [as Fist E. Cuffs]
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Captain! A stowaway is complaining about the food...
Genre
humor

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 13)

Fight Facts of the Air / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Aerial bombardment for the purpose of terrorizing the...
Genre
non-fiction; war
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 14)

Spencer Steel / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
? [as Dennis Colebrook]
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Spencer Steel and Mike McCarthy in another gang-busting...
Genre
detective-mystery
Characters
Stupe McGoo (Villain, Introduction); Pretty Hanlon (Villain, Introduction); his gang (Villains, Introductions); The Weasel (Introduction, Death)
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Wolves of the Yukon
    Frosty North
  2. 1. ["The leader of the fighting sky-dogs, Chip Collins..."]
    Chip Collins
  3. 2. ["It's a dangerous job, Brodie, but you're the..."]
    Shark Brodie
  4. 3. ["Possessor of the strongest mind and body in..."]
    The Spy Fighter
  5. 4. The True Life Story of Stanley Ketchel "The Michigan Mauler"
  6. 5. ["An amazing adventure with invading Amazons in the..."]
    Oran of the Jungle
  7. 6. ["Trainers are frequently asked by young men how...?"]
    Keeping Fit
  8. 7. ["Are ya crazy? Matchin' Looey with Kayo Kirby?..."]
    Kayo Kirby
  9. 8. ["Kinks is taking a much-needed vacation on a..."]
    Kinks Mason
  10. 9. ["A fighting man of the vast and dangerous..."]
    Frosty North
  11. 10. ["Bringing his powerful talents into play, Rip Regan..."]
    Rip Regan the Power-Man
  12. 11. ["Down in southern California, at the Marine barracks..."]
    Strut Warren
  13. 12. ["Captain! A stowaway is complaining about the food..."]
    Slug-Nutty Sam
  14. 13. ["Aerial bombardment for the purpose of terrorizing the..."]
    Fight Facts of the Air
  15. 14. ["Spencer Steel and Mike McCarthy in another gang-busting..."]
    Spencer Steel
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