(February 1941)

Fox, 1939 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1940-12-10
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Fox Publications, Inc.
Brand
A Fox Feature Comic FP
Editing
Victor Fox

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.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Samson / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Alex Blum ?
Inks
Alex Blum ?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Samson; David

[High Priest of Evil] (Table of Contents: 1)

Samson and David / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
Robert Kanigher ? [as Alex Boon] (credited)
Pencils
Al Carreno
Inks
Al Carreno
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Samson; David; Arpor (villain, introduction); Arpor's followers (villains, introduction for all, all die); Kali (villainous stone god, destroyed)
Synopsis
Encountering a strange truck, Samson and David follow the criminals to a building rigged up to counterfeit coins from every nation. After Samson destroys the machinery and throws the whole building into the ocean, a single survivor warns him that a high priest of evil was out to destroy him.
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Indexer Notes

Script credit suggested by the Who's Who.

Art revision from Alex Blum ? to Carreno, per Mark Heike, added by Craig Delich.

Alex Boon is an Iger House name and by-line.

[The Return of Prince Lucifer] (Table of Contents: 2)

Flip Falcon / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
adventure
Characters
Flip Falcon; Nora (introduction); Prince Lucifer (villain); Zezo (villain, introduction)

[The Submarine Blockade] (Table of Contents: 3)

Yank Wilson / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Pierce Rice ?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure
Characters
Yank Wilson; Capt. Marano (villain, introduction, death)

[Space Pirates] (Table of Contents: 4)

Space Smith / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Bert Whitman ? [as Hank Christy] (credited); ? [as Hank Christy] (credited)
Pencils
Bert Whitman ?; Dan Gormley ?
Inks
Bert Whitman ?; Dan Gormley ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Characters
Space Smith; Diana (Smith's partner); Bill Harding (death); John Davis (villain, head of the Interplanetary Insurance Company, introduction, death); Squint (villain, introduction, death); Spunk (villain, introduction, death)
Synopsis
Smith's friend, Bill Harding, is accompanying some valuable securities to Mars, and Space and his friend Diana decide to follow him. They are captured by Squint and sent to "take a swim" in a local volcano.
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Indexer Notes

The Gormley credit is suggested by the Who's Who.

[Monsters of the Cave] (Table of Contents: 5)

The Golden Knight / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Grieg Chapian (credited)
Inks
Greig Chapian (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure
Characters
The Golden Knight [Sir Richard of Warwick]; Roland Warwick (Golden Knight's brother, introduction); Bart Warwick (Golden Knight's retainer, introduction); Martha Warwick (Golden Knight's mother, leader of the Tree-Folk, introduction); Alice (Golden Knight's girl); Kula (villain, a Tree-Man, introduction, death)
Synopsis
Having rescued both Bart and Roland from the clutches of Black Baron, Richard decides to visit his Father's cursed gold mine, and is attacked by a variety of creatures as the evil tree-man, Kula, kidnaps Alice. Following after Kula, he stops the foe, kills him, then discovers that the leader of these tree folk is actually his mother.
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Indexer Notes

Continued from the previous issue.

The Vampire of Hastings House (Table of Contents: 6)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Nathaniel Nitkin [as N. N. Nathaniel] (signed)
Letters
typeset

Genre
adventure

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

Captain Kidd / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bill Bossert
Inks
Bill Bossert
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Captain Kidd, explorer and adventurer, fights danger...
Genre
adventure
Characters
Captain Kidd; Sedden (villain, introduction, death)

[The Stardust Sixth Column [The World Invaders]] (Table of Contents: 8)

Stardust, the Super Wizard / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Fletcher Hanks (signed)
Pencils
Fletcher Hanks (signed)
Inks
Fletcher Hanks (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Fletcher Hanks

Genre
science fiction; superhero
Characters
Stardust; The Stardust Sixth Column Club; Fifth Column (villains, racketeers, all die)
Synopsis
Stardust gives the members of his Sixth Column Club uniforms and super abilities so that they can defeat Fifth Column invaders.
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Indexer Notes

First line of text reads: "Stardust, whose vast knowledge of interplanetary science has made him the most remarkable man that ever lived, devotes his abilities to racket-busting:"

[Kong, the Undersea Pirate] (Table of Contents: 9)

Sub Saunders / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Henry Kiefer
Inks
Henry Kiefer
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure
Characters
Sub Saunders; Kong (villain, introduction)
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Samson
  2. 1. [High Priest of Evil]
    Samson and David
  3. 2. [The Return of Prince Lucifer]
    Flip Falcon
  4. 3. [The Submarine Blockade]
    Yank Wilson
  5. 4. [Space Pirates]
    Space Smith
  6. 5. [Monsters of the Cave]
    The Golden Knight
  7. 6. The Vampire of Hastings House
  8. 7. ["Captain Kidd, explorer and adventurer, fights danger..."]
    Captain Kidd
  9. 8. [The Stardust Sixth Column [The World Invaders]]
    Stardust, the Super Wizard
  10. 9. [Kong, the Undersea Pirate]
    Sub Saunders
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