(June 1948)

Fawcett, 1946 Series
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Volume
4
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Fawcett Publications, Incorporated
Brand
A Fawcett Publication
Editing
Virginia Provisiero [as V. A. Provisiero]; Will Lieberson (executive editor)

The Notorious Nellie Blaine! (Table of Contents)

Hopalong Cassidy / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Norman Saunders ? (painting)
Inks
Norman Saunders ? (painting)
Colors
Norman Saunders ? (painting)
Letters
?

Reprints

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

Kodak / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Hopalong Cassidy starring William Boyd (Table of Contents: 2)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?; typeset

Characters
Hopalong Cassidy (cameo)

Indexer Notes

Table of contents with story titles listed on a drawing of a gun holster.

Hopalong Cassiday and the Notorious Nellie Blaine (Table of Contents: 3)

Hopalong Cassidy / comic story / 8.67 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Hopalong Cassidy; Clay Varney; Nellie Blaine (villain)
Synopsis
Outlaw Nellie Blaine stops a Pony Express rider to steal a treasure map, but Hopalong had already intercepted the rider to get the map safely to Twin River. After killing Clay Varney, Blaine pretends to be Varney's niece to lure Hopalong into a trap, not realizing that Varney was the one who had the map in the first place.
Keywords
holdup; impostor; murder; Pony Express; treasure map

Indexer Notes

Teaser at end for the next issue when Hopalong tries to locate the treasure.

Ozzie; Babs (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Comix Cards / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Kellogg's Shredded Wheat / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Strong Minded (Table of Contents: 6)

Hill Billy / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Hill Billy
Synopsis
Hill Billy is asked a question in class about Hercules and Samson.
Keywords
school

Both Barrels (Table of Contents: 7)

Pistol Packin' Pattie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Frank Bolle
Inks
Frank Bolle
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; western-frontier
Characters
Pistol Packin' Pattie
Synopsis
Pattie scolds a boy for tying tin cans to a dog's tail.
Keywords
animal cruelty

Indexer Notes

Art credits for this feature identified by Jerry Bails' Who's Who.

Popsicle Pete at the Police Academy (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

Adventures of Popsicle Pete / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Hopalong Cassidy and the Dead Witness (Table of Contents: 9)

Hopalong Cassidy / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Hopalong Cassidy; Mesquite; Red Topp
Synopsis
A stage driver escapes while a robber murders a passenger. Hopalong locks up the driver as a witness to protect him from the robber, but he is killed anyhow. Hopalong uses some scientific deduction to produce evidence to convict the killer.
Keywords
ballistics; murder; stage coach; trial

Blue Mood (Table of Contents: 10)

Wilbur the Waiter / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
??
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Wilbur
Synopsis
Wilbur serves a customer a glass of blue milk.

New 1948 Monark Super Deluxe (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

Monark Silver King / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

[Making Friends After Moving] (Table of Contents: 12)

Ridin' Herd with WIlliam Boyd / filler / 1 page (report information)

Script
? [as William Boyd]
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
William Boyd
Synopsis
Advice on making new friends after moving and how to make a new kid feel at home.

Indexer Notes

Signed "William Boyd". Drawing is of Hopalong Cassidy, with background of western scenes.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

Ball-Band / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Hopalong Cassidy and the Mysterious Cake (Table of Contents: 14)

Hopalong Cassidy / comic story / 6.67 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Hopalong Cassidy; Mesquite; Widow Jones
Synopsis
A thief hides a necklace in a cake Widow Jones is baking, not knowing it is the one she'll be taking to a picnic with Mesquite.
Keywords
cake; diamond necklace; picnic

Be a Sharpshooter! (Table of Contents: 15)

activity / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Indexer Notes

A quiz with five true or false questions.

Captain Tootsie Traps Killer Bear with Invisible Light (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

Captain Tootsie; Tootsie Rolls / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

By Hack (Table of Contents: 17)

Gus the Guard / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Gus; Slippery Sands
Synopsis
Gus has a prisoner with a hacking cough.
Keywords
cough; prison; warden

Willie the Worm at the Carnival! (Table of Contents: 18)

Willie the Worm and Sammy / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Willie the Worm; Sammy
Synopsis
Willie disregards all signs and is punished. Sammy obeys them and is rewarded.
Keywords
carnival

No Fly by Night (Table of Contents: 19)

Joe College / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Joe College
Synopsis
Joe has a tough, mean roommate at college.
Keywords
college; roommate

Armor of Courage (Table of Contents: 20)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Joseph Millard (credited)
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Tim McGrady; Tom Mawson; Bat Tollson
Synopsis
An inexperienced sheriff must face an experienced gunman in a showdown.
Keywords
gunfight

Indexer Notes

Text story with one small illustration.

Well Named (Table of Contents: 21)

Pistol Packin' Pattie / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Frank Bolle
Inks
Frank Bolle
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; western-frontier
Characters
Pistol Packin' Pattie
Synopsis
Pattie keeps a thug from stealing money from a newsboy.
Keywords
bully; newsboy

Indexer Notes

Art credits for this feature identified by Jerry Bails' Who's Who.

Serves the Stinger Right! (Table of Contents: 22)

Hill Billy / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Hill Billy
Synopsis
Hill Billy gets some satisfaction when his bees sting his mean uncle.
Keywords
bees

Sheriff for Sale (Table of Contents: 23)

Hopalong Cassidy / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Hopalong Cassidy
Synopsis
Hopalong is called to Cactusville to find out why the sheriff there is so tolerant of lawbreakers.
Keywords
corruption

The Secret That Saved the Sandlot (Table of Contents: 24) (Expand) /

Jim Wise "P-F" Sports Story / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Gillette Bike Tire Facts (Table of Contents: 25) (Expand) /

Gillette Bicycle Tires / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Build and Fly MI Models (Table of Contents: 26) (Expand) /

Mechanix Illustrated / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 27) (Expand) /

Daisy Air Rifles / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Notorious Nellie Blaine!
    Hopalong Cassidy
  2. 1. ["Smile, slaves--snaps are coming up!"]
    Kodak
  3. 2. Hopalong Cassidy starring William Boyd
  4. 3. Hopalong Cassiday and the Notorious Nellie Blaine
    Hopalong Cassidy
  5. 4. Ozzie; Babs
    Comix Cards
  6. 5. ["Oh boy! Now Kellogg's Shredded Wheat gives us swell bird pictures!"]
    Kellogg's Shredded Wheat
  7. 6. Strong Minded
    Hill Billy
  8. 7. Both Barrels
    Pistol Packin' Pattie
  9. 8. Popsicle Pete at the Police Academy
    Adventures of Popsicle Pete
  10. 9. Hopalong Cassidy and the Dead Witness
    Hopalong Cassidy
  11. 10. Blue Mood
    Wilbur the Waiter
  12. 11. New 1948 Monark Super Deluxe
    Monark Silver King
  13. 12. [Making Friends After Moving]
    Ridin' Herd with WIlliam Boyd
  14. 13. ["Over hill and dale flew "Lightfoot John" and..."]
    Ball-Band
  15. 14. Hopalong Cassidy and the Mysterious Cake
    Hopalong Cassidy
  16. 15. Be a Sharpshooter!
  17. 16. Captain Tootsie Traps Killer Bear with Invisible Light
    Captain Tootsie; Tootsie Rolls
  18. 17. By Hack
    Gus the Guard
  19. 18. Willie the Worm at the Carnival!
    Willie the Worm and Sammy
  20. 19. No Fly by Night
    Joe College
  21. 20. Armor of Courage
  22. 21. Well Named
    Pistol Packin' Pattie
  23. 22. Serves the Stinger Right!
    Hill Billy
  24. 23. Sheriff for Sale
    Hopalong Cassidy
  25. 24. The Secret That Saved the Sandlot
    Jim Wise "P-F" Sports Story
  26. 25. Gillette Bike Tire Facts
    Gillette Bicycle Tires
  27. 26. Build and Fly MI Models
    Mechanix Illustrated
  28. 27. ["Daisy announces an entirely new 128 page..."]
    Daisy Air Rifles
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