(Winter 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 Barbarizi Man-Eaters (Table of Contents)

Kaänga / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Kaänga; Ann Mason
Keywords:
lions

The Devil's Temple (Table of Contents: 1)

Kaänga / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Maurice Whitman (signed)
Inks:
Maurice Whitman (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Kaänga; Ann Mason; Musungu; Grace Morley; Peter Hilton; M'sanga; Torgu
Synopsis:
Kaänga helps a woman pursue her fiancée who has become obsessed with a lost pool of immortality.
Keywords:
British Musuem; Cairo; immortality; leopards

Indexer Notes

Part one of a story continued in the sequence "End of the Trail."

Jungle Justice (Table of Contents: 2)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Riddell
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
jungle

End of the Trail (Table of Contents: 3)

Kaänga / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Maurice Whitman (signed)
Inks:
Maurice Whitman (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Kaänga; Grace Morely; Peter Hilton
Synopsis:
Hilton finds the pool of immortality, but he is killed by a sea monster living in the pool.
Keywords:
Devil's Temple; immortality; lions; sea monsters; wildfire

Indexer Notes

Second part of story begun in the sequence "The Devil's Temple." This sequence's page numbering continues directly from "The Devil's Temple."

The Shadow Men (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Sal Trapani ?
Inks:
Jack Abel ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
jungle
Synopsis:
An anthropologist, an ivory hunter, and a tax collector each tell a story related to pygmies.
Reprints:
Keywords:
blowguns; devil-vine; elephants; gorillas; ivory; pygmies; taxation

Indexer Notes

Pencils credit suggested by Saltarella
Inks credit suggested by Saltarella

["It was the day the natives gathered inside the huge trading compound..."] (Table of Contents: 5)

Jungle Tales / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Togambo; Jim Dawson; Tommy Fortune
Synopsis:
Jim describes the training of cheetahs.
Reprints:
Keywords:
animal training; cheetahs

The Enchanted Valley (Table of Contents: 6)

Tiger Girl / comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Art Saaf ?
Inks:
Jack Abel ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Tiger Girl; Benzali (tiger)
Synopsis:
A curse is put on a safari that dares to enter the Enchanted Valley. They are attacked by what appears to be a giant python. It is, in reality, a model of a snake, manned by the natives of the Valley. Tiger Girl leads the safari out of the Valley.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Enchanted Valley; giant python; lions; the Spell of the Serpent

Indexer Notes

Pencils credit suggested by Saltarella
Inks credit suggested by Saltarella

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

statement of ownership / 0.33 page (report information)

Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

The editor is given as "None."

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Barbarizi Man-Eaters
    Kaänga
  2. 1. The Devil's Temple
    Kaänga
  3. 2. Jungle Justice
  4. 3. End of the Trail
    Kaänga
  5. 4. The Shadow Men
  6. 5. ["It was the day the natives gathered inside the huge trading compound..."]
    Jungle Tales
  7. 6. The Enchanted Valley
    Tiger Girl
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Per Sandell
  • Lou Mougin
  • Donald Dale Milne
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • Henry Steele, Hames Ware, Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.