(February 1941)

Fawcett, 1940 Series
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Volume
3
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
Monthly
On-sale Date
1940-12-27
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Fawcett Publications, Inc.
Brand
A Fawcett Publication [Triangle]
Editing
Bill Parker

Issue Notes

The on-sale date is from the publication date recorded in the Catalog of Copyright Entries, Part 2, Periodicals, 1941, New Series, Vol. 36, No. 1.

Captain Marvel -- World's Most Powerful Man! (Table of Contents)

Captain Marvel [Fawcett/DC] / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
C. C. Beck
Inks
C. C. Beck
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]
Reprints
Keywords
automobiles; bridges

[Sivana's Fountain of Youth] (Table of Contents: 1)

Captain Marvel [Fawcett/DC] / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Parker
Pencils
C. C. Beck
Inks
C. C. Beck
Colors
Bill Parker
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Capt. Marvel [Billy Batson]; Sterling Morris; Joe (bank guard); Thaddeus Bodog Sivana (villain); Beautia Sivana (villain)
Synopsis
Billy's investigation of an unusual bank robbery is put on hold by Mr. Morris, who wants the lad to cover the championship hockey game. There, Billy witnesses another ususual event, and decides to take a hand in the matter as Captain Marvel, and discovers that Sivana has created a virtual fountain of youth, which he then uses to turn the Big Red Cheese into a baby!
Reprints
Keywords
Shazam; Station WHIZ

[The Stagecoach Robbery] (Table of Contents: 2)

Golden Arrow / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Parker
Pencils
Pete Costanza
Inks
Pete Costanza
Colors
Bill Parker
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier; superhero

[Evil on Easter Island] (Table of Contents: 3)

Lance O'Casey / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Parker
Pencils
Bob Kingett
Inks
Bob Kingett
Colors
Bill Parker
Letters
?

Genre
adventure
Characters
Mabel (introduction; a female monkey); Weasel Wiggins (villain; introduction)

[Time Bomb on the White House] (Table of Contents: 4)

Spy Smasher / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Parker
Pencils
John Westlake ?
Inks
John Westlake ?
Colors
Bill Parker
Letters
?

Genre
spy; superhero
Characters
The Mask (Villain); President Franklin Delano Roosevelt (Cameo)

[The Mummy Mystery] (Table of Contents: 5)

Dan Dare / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Parker ?
Pencils
Gregor Duncan
Inks
Gregor Duncan
Colors
Bill Parker ?
Letters
?

Genre
detective-mystery; science fiction
Characters
Dr. Graf (Villain; Intro)

Tale of the Timber (Table of Contents: 6)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
Typeset

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

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

Script
John Hampton ?
Pencils
Mac Raboy
Inks
Mac Raboy
Colors
John Hampton ?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Dark mystery shrouds the village of the Blancas...
Genre
jungle; fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Ape Men (Villains; Introduction; Death); Doctor Voodoo [Hal Carey]; Nikko; Vlado; Maxinya; Jappa (jaguar)
Synopsis
Ape men kidnap Hal and Nikko.
Keywords
Payai Mountains; rope bridges

[Enter: Trug] (Table of Contents: 8)

Ibis the Invincible / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Woolfolk
Pencils
Pete Costanza
Inks
Pete Costanza
Colors
Bill Parker ?
Letters
?

Feature Logo
Ibis the Invincible
Genre
superhero
Characters
Ibis; Taia; Tommy; Trug (villain, introduction)

Indexer Notes

Story continues in next issue. Writer revision from Bill Parker to Bill Woolfolk by Craig Delich 2011-28-11 per Woolfolk article appearing in Alter-Ego #6 (Autumn, 2000). Art credits verified in the same issue.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Captain Marvel -- World's Most Powerful Man!
    Captain Marvel [Fawcett/DC]
  2. 1. [Sivana's Fountain of Youth]
    Captain Marvel [Fawcett/DC]
  3. 2. [The Stagecoach Robbery]
    Golden Arrow
  4. 3. [Evil on Easter Island]
    Lance O'Casey
  5. 4. [Time Bomb on the White House]
    Spy Smasher
  6. 5. [The Mummy Mystery]
    Dan Dare
  7. 6. Tale of the Timber
  8. 7. ["Dark mystery shrouds the village of the Blancas..."]
    Dr. Voodoo
  9. 8. [Enter: Trug]
    Ibis the Invincible
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