(December 1940)

Fox, 1940 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1940-10-15
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Fox Publications, Inc.
Brand
A Fox Feature Comic FP
Editing
Victor Fox
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

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.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Dart and Ace / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Edd Ashe ?
Inks
Edd Ashe ?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The Dart and Ace swooped down on the pirates and saved the ship!
Genre
superhero
Characters
Dart [Caius Martius Wheeler]; Ace [Ace Barlow]

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

The Dart / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Miss Tilbury is accused of murder, and...
Genre
superhero
Characters
Dart [Caius Martius Wheeler]; Miss Swan [Munson]; Miss Tilbury; Mr. Brant; Gunther
Synopsis
Miss Tilbury is accused of murder and Dart exonerates her of the charges.
Keywords
super-cosmic bolt gun

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

Sorceress of Zoom / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Don Rico ?
Inks
Don Rico ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The Sorceress finds treasure on the desert...
Genre
adventure; fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Gobi (super-wizard of the desert, villain); Sorceress of Zoom; Jim; Elsa
Synopsis
The Sorceress of Zoom and Gobi engage in combat over the fate of some humans.
Keywords
lizards; scorpions

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

Blast Bennett / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Blast Bennett and his troublesome partner, Red, once again embark on an adventure...
Genre
science fiction
Characters
Sarto (villain); Blast Bennett; Red
Synopsis
Sarto hires Red to fly a spaceship, but during the flight, Sarto hijacks the ship. After Sarto robs a government facility, Red is forced to fly to the planet Ceres; however, a meteor causes them to crash on the planet Alpo.
Keywords
Alpo; detonite bombs; interspace communicator

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4)

Dr. Mortal / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Bert Whitman
Pencils
Bert Whitman
Inks
Bert Whitman
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The fiendish Dr. Mortal works feverishly night and day on his weird experiments for the destruction of humanity.
Genre
science fiction
Characters
Gary Brent (hero); Marlene (his girlfriend, niece of Dr. Mortal); Dr. Mortal; police chief; Coast Guard personnel
Synopsis
On a South Seas island, Dr. Mortal uses an anti-evolution ray to transform people into cavemen.
Keywords
anti-evolution ray; Waikiki

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

The Eagle with Buddy, Daredevil Boy / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Louis Cazeneuve
Inks
Louis Cazeneuve
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Down from the skies like an avenging shadow swoops The Eagle, relentless scourge of the underworld rackets!
Genre
superhero
Characters
Bill Powers [The Eagle] (wealthy young scientist); Jason (his butler); Buddy (introduction, Eagle's partner); The Beast (villain); Gimp
Keywords
Chinese box; treasure map

Indexer Notes

Buddy becomes the Eagle's sidekick.

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

Marga the Panther Woman / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Marga... a lovely white girl inoculated with the traits of a black panther - joins aviator Ted Grant...
Genre
adventure; jungle
Characters
Ted Grant (aviator, Marga's assistant); Gore (mad scientist, villain); Marga; pygmies
Synopsis
Gore has escaped from custody and Marga chases him across the jungle. Marga receives some unexpected help from Ted Grant and a tribe of pygmies.

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

Dynamo / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Like a lightning flash charged with deadly super-voltage, Dynamo strikes at crime and rackets.
Genre
superhero
Characters
Jim Andrews [Dynamo] (electrical expert); Miss Monda (mayor's assistant, villain in diguise); mayor
Keywords
liquid air gun