(June 1953)

Fawcett, 1940 Series
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Volume
26
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia frequency
Bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Fawcett Publications, Inc.
Brand
A Fawcett Publication
Editing
Virginia A. Provisiero; Will Liberson (Executive Editor); W. H. Fawcett, Jr. (President)
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding
Saddle-Stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

Fawcett advertising offices - 67 W. 44th St, New York 18, New York.


[The Legend Horror] (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 [Billy Batson] (also inset); Dr. Death (inset); The Kraken
Keywords
octopi

Dogs and Frogs (Table of Contents: 1)

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

Script
Rod Reed [as Walter Farmer] (signed)
Pencils
? (Illustrations)
Inks
? (Illustrations)
Letters
Typeset

Genre
humor
Characters
Wicky; O'Shawnessy

Indexer Notes

First page starts on inside front cover and concludes with last page on inside back cover.

Captain Marvel Battles the Legend Horror (Table of Contents: 2)

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

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]; unnamed doctor; The Kraken (villain, death)
Keywords
Station WHIZ; vampire bats

The Hero's Spirit! (Table of Contents: 3)

Dr. Death / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Dr. Death; Jaspar Beyay (dies); Mr. Clayton; Waldo (villain; dies)

A Chesty Retort! (Table of Contents: 4)

Doc Sorebones / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Doc Sorebones; Charlie

A Fitting Answer! (Table of Contents: 5)

Wilbur The Waiter / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Wilbur

Undercover Warfare (Table of Contents: 6)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure
Characters
Lance O'Casey: Commander Gates; Mike Bellew; Ghast (villain)

Indexer Notes

Last Lance O'Casey story.

The Guardians of the Tomb (Table of Contents: 7)

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

Script
Bill Woolfolk
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Prince Ibis; Taia; Arthur Randall; John Combs; Pharaoh En-Tep
Synopsis
Two archaeologists are attacked by evil spirits housed in vases from the tomb of Pharaoh En-Tep.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Info and synopsis added by Craig Delich 2-2-08.

A Man of Metal! (Table of Contents: 8)

Doc Sorebones / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Doc Sorebones; Mrs. Blab

A Highland Sandwich (Table of Contents: 9)

Wilbur The Waiter / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Wilbur

Sacrifice Play (Table of Contents: 10)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
George Tuska
Inks
George Tuska
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
war
Characters
Captain; Beamis; Jowett; Sergeant Parker; Private Downes

Make 'Em and Fly 'Em with Mechanix Illustrated Plans (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [The Legend Horror]
    Captain Marvel
  2. 1. Dogs and Frogs
    Wicky and O'Shawnessy
  3. 2. Captain Marvel Battles the Legend Horror
    Captain Marvel
  4. 3. The Hero's Spirit!
    Dr. Death
  5. 4. A Chesty Retort!
    Doc Sorebones
  6. 5. A Fitting Answer!
    Wilbur The Waiter
  7. 6. Undercover Warfare
    Lance O'Casey
  8. 7. The Guardians of the Tomb
    Ibis the Invincible
  9. 8. A Man of Metal!
    Doc Sorebones
  10. 9. A Highland Sandwich
    Wilbur The Waiter
  11. 10. Sacrifice Play
  12. 11. Make 'Em and Fly 'Em with Mechanix Illustrated Plans
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