(Spring 1954)

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Kaänga / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
jungle
Characters
Kaänga; Ann Mason
Keywords
gorillas

Indexer Notes

The cover illustration, as usual, has no relation to the story

The Big Six of the Comics! (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Wild Boy! (Table of Contents: 2)

Kaänga / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre
jungle
Characters
Kaänga; Ann Mason; Billy Hartley (the wild boy); Musungu; Greg Hartley; Bazolis (African tribe); Hurley; Noguli; Dandy (dog)
Synopsis
Greg Hartley has come to Kaänga's jungle to find his lost nephew.
Reprints
Keywords
hyenas; lions; Nyambo Caves

Indexer Notes

This story continues in the sequence "The Temple of the Leopard."

Congo Justice (Table of Contents: 3)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
John Starr
Letters
typeset

Genre
jungle

The Temple of the Leopard (Table of Contents: 4)

Kaänga / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
jungle
Characters
Kaänga; Ann Mason; Billy Hartley; Marmo (elephant); Noguli; Musungu; Greg Hartley; Hurley
Synopsis
Hurley pursues the treasure allegedly hidden by Billy's father. Billy's friend and guardian, Noguli, overcomes Hurley, and Billy is reunited with his uncle.
Reprints
Keywords
leopards

Indexer Notes

Part 2 of the story begun in the sequence, "Wild Boy!" This sequence's page numbering continues directly from "Wild Boy!"

The Firebirds (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bill Benulis
Inks
Bill Benulis
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
jungle
Characters
Mr. Belmont; Billy Maxon; Sulagi; Hawker; Boku; Rossi; Mrs. Maxon
Synopsis
A terrorist group vows to drive all whites from Africa. Their leader, Boku, is shot by a young white boy.
Keywords
Mau Mau

Jackal-Man (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
jungle
Characters
Hakkim Rood [also called Drood] (the jackal-man); Maggie Kendall; Mako; Dr. Crane
Synopsis
Fossil hunters are thought to be prospecting valuable ores and are pursued by Hakkim Rood. Rood is killed by a dinosaur that survived in a warm pool.
Reprints
Keywords
dinosaurs; fossils; Szomba River; the National Museum

The Voodoo Master! (Table of Contents: 7)

Tiger Girl / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
jungle
Characters
Tiger Girl; Abdola; N'gati; Togara (tiger)
Synopsis
Tiger Girl exposes a witch doctor's curse of blindness as a trick of hypnotism.
Keywords
blindness; crocodiles; hypnotism; ivory; lions
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Kaänga
  2. 1. The Big Six of the Comics!
  3. 2. Wild Boy!
    Kaänga
  4. 3. Congo Justice
  5. 4. The Temple of the Leopard
    Kaänga
  6. 5. The Firebirds
  7. 6. Jackal-Man
  8. 7. The Voodoo Master!
    Tiger Girl
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Len Wolinsky
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • Henry Steele, Hames Ware, Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.