(Summer 1941)

Fawcett, 1941 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
68
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Fawcett Publications, Inc.
Brand
A Fawcett Publication [Triangle]
Editing
France Herron ?
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock
Glossy Covers; Newsprint Interiors
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was ongoing

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Bulletman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Charles Sultan
Inks
Charles Sultan
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Bulletman [Jim Barr]; Bulletgirl [Susan Kent]
Reprints

[The Black Spider] (Table of Contents: 1)

Bulletman / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Charles Sultan
Inks
Charles Sultan
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Bulletman [Jim Barr]; Bulletgirl [Susan Kent]; Sergeant Kent (Susan's father); Judge Hatpath (introduction, death); The Black Spider [Jules Rey] (villain, French murderer, introduction, death); The Spider's gang [Limpy; Luke; Tiger; Spike; other un-named] (villains, introduction for all); Suzy (villain, Black Spider's pet spider)
Synopsis
Sgt. Kent receives a message from the Black Spider to lay off his activities to capture the arch fiend, otherwise Susan Kent will die.
Keywords
The Washington Press

Amazing Oddities (Table of Contents: 2)

cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction
Characters
Willy

Indexer Notes

Series of 5 stand alone cartoons featuring amazing oddities concerning gorillas, seals, human skulls, snakes and curari.

[The Deviltry of Dr. Mood] (Table of Contents: 3)

Bulletman / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Charles Sultan
Inks
Charles Sultan
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Bulletman [Jim Barr]; Bulletgirl [Susan Kent]; Sergeant Kent; Admiral Nelson (introduction, death); Admiral Nelson's wife (introduction); Dr. Mood (villain, Secret Service man, introduction); Mood's gang (villains, introduction for all); The Nazis [Hermann; others un-named) (villains)
Synopsis
Bulletan and Bulletgirl investigate the abductions of key U.S. military personnel.
Keywords
New York; The Guardian; Washington Press Guardian

The Fighting Scout (Table of Contents: 4)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Carl Formes [as Larac Semrof] (credited)
Pencils
? (spot illustration)
Inks
? (spot illustration)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Zed Stephens (expert marksman); Chief Running Bull (villain); Indians (villains, some die)
Synopsis
Zed is on his way to Fort Boonton to warn the settlers of redskin savages, but is way-laid, having to fight for his very life before he could warn the settlement.
Keywords
Fort Boonton

[The Man Who Learned Bulletman's Secret Identity] (Table of Contents: 5)

Bulletman / comic story / 14 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Charles Sultan
Inks
Charles Sultan
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Bulletman [Jim Barr]; Bulletgirl [Susan Kent]; Sergeant Kent; The Voice [Higgins] (villain, District Attorney candidate, introduction, death); Bull Morello (villain, King of a murder syndicate, introduction); Ratty (villain, introduction, death); The Voice's gang (villains, introduction for all)
Synopsis
Ratty discovers the true identity of Bulletman and informs his boss of the news, only to die at the hands of Morello's gangsters.
Keywords
Daily News; Philadelphia Press Guardian

Indexer Notes

The splash page figures of Bulletman and Bulletgirl nearly replicate the cover.

Brain Teasers (Table of Contents: 6)

activity / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?; some typeset

Genre
children

Indexer Notes

Series of 6 stand-alone illustrated puzzlers with answers.

[The Man Mountain] (Table of Contents: 7)

Bulletman / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Charles Sultan
Inks
Charles Sultan
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Bulletman [Jim Barr]; Bulletgirl [Susan Kent]; Sergeant Kent; Slick (circus owner, introduction, death); Slick's partner (introduction, death); Pete (Policeman, death); Jones (Policeman); prison guard (death); "Machine Gun" Kelly (villain, probably not THE Machine Gun Kelly, introduction, death); the Man Mountain (villain, a giant, introduction, death); Louie (villain)
Synopsis
Susan and Jim visit a traveling circus' side show and see a giant man, who later becomes the dreaded foe for Bulletman and Bulletgirl!

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

Mechanics Illustrated / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
? (photos)
Inks
? (photos)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Found on the back cover.

The photos are in black and white.

Illustrated advertisement for the magazine, Mechanics Illustrated.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Bulletman
  2. 1. [The Black Spider]
    Bulletman
  3. 2. Amazing Oddities
  4. 3. [The Deviltry of Dr. Mood]
    Bulletman
  5. 4. The Fighting Scout
  6. 5. [The Man Who Learned Bulletman's Secret Identity]
    Bulletman
  7. 6. Brain Teasers
  8. 7. [The Man Mountain]
    Bulletman
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Mechanics Illustrated
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Bob Hughes
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Craig Delich
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Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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