(June 1941)

Fiction House, 1940 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
Every other month
On-sale Date
1941-03-17
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Fight Stories, Inc.
Brand
Fiction House Magazines
Editing
Malcolm Reiss (Editor); S. M. Iger (Feature Editor)
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock
newsprint
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, 1941, New Series, Vol. 36, No. 2.


Legion of Satan (Table of Contents)

Shark Brodie / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
John Celardo (signed)
Inks
John Celardo (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure

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

Chip Collins / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
? [as Ted Torrence]
Pencils
Robert Webb
Inks
Robert Webb
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Catastrophe faces a great commercial airline. Giant clipper...
Genre
adventure
Characters
Saunders (Intro); Hans and other Nazi spies (Villain, Intro)

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

Kayo Kirby / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
? [as Chuck Walker]
Pencils
Reed Crandall
Inks
Reed Crandall ?; Maxwell Elkan ?; Mort Leav ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
It's a big night in the tank town...
Genre
sports
Characters
Tiger Kelly (Intro); Lem Wiltex and his gang (Villain, Intro)

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

Slug-Nutty Sam / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
? [as Fist E. Cuffs]
Pencils
Seymour Reit
Inks
Seymour Reit
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hiya, kids! I'm in ship-shape fer me next...
Genre
humor

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

The Spy Fighter / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Leonard Frank
Inks
Leonard Frank
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Rocket ships bearing representatives of all the world's...
Genre
science fiction
Characters
The Nazanians (Villain, Intro)

Legion of Satan (Table of Contents: 5)

Shark Brodie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
? [as George Aksut]
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Shark's trim little sloop sails up the exotic...
Genre
adventure
Characters
Peach Bud (Intro); Wang (Villain); the Japanese (Villain)

Indexer Notes

The story title is taken from the cover blurb.

Jake Kilrain (Table of Contents: 6)

Fight Facts / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
? [as Kid Gluv]
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; sports

The True Life Story of Peter Maher (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
sports

Forgotten Punch (Table of Contents: 8)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Toni Blum? [as Tom Russell]
Pencils
? (2 panels art)
Inks
? (2 panels art)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
sports

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9)

Kinks Mason / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Mystery in the government service...trusted agents disappear...
Genre
adventure
Characters
Toni Scarbo and his gang (Villain, Intro)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10)

Spencer Steel / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
? [as Dennis Colebrook]
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Death chatters down the dark streets as gangland...
Genre
detective-mystery
Characters
MacGuire (Villain, Intro, Death); Butcher (Villain, Intro); Gerty (Villain, Intro); other gangsters (Villain, Intro)
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Art is reminiscent of one particular Timely artist who drew a few Whizzer strips. The same artist drew this strip in issue #9.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 11)

Rip Regan the Power-Man / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Art Saaf ?
Inks
Art Saaf ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Rip Regan barges into a bombshell of trouble...
Genre
war
Characters
The Nazis (Villains)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 12)

Strut Warren / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
? [as Ed Norris]
Pencils
Seymour Reit
Inks
Seymour Reit
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Strut's naval unit is skirting the wild New Hebrides...
Genre
humor
Characters
A group of cannibals (Villain); Mathilda (Intro, a cannibal princess; marries Strut Warren!)

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

Oran of the Jungle / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
? [as Hugh Bartlett]
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
From the lawless stretches of the wild Argentine...
Genre
adventure
Characters
Arturo Casana (Intro); Bloke (Villain, Intro); Swinnel (Villain, Intro)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 14)

Frosty North / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
? [as Franchot Renaud]
Pencils
George Appel
Inks
George Appel
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
In the frigid waters of the Bering Sea...
Genre
adventure
Characters
The Nazis (Villains); Umlak (Intro, An Eskimo)
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Legion of Satan
    Shark Brodie
  2. 1. ["Catastrophe faces a great commercial airline. Giant clipper..."]
    Chip Collins
  3. 2. ["It's a big night in the tank town..."]
    Kayo Kirby
  4. 3. ["Hiya, kids! I'm in ship-shape fer me next..."]
    Slug-Nutty Sam
  5. 4. ["Rocket ships bearing representatives of all the world's..."]
    The Spy Fighter
  6. 5. Legion of Satan
    Shark Brodie
  7. 6. Jake Kilrain
    Fight Facts
  8. 7. The True Life Story of Peter Maher
  9. 8. Forgotten Punch
  10. 9. ["Mystery in the government service...trusted agents disappear..."]
    Kinks Mason
  11. 10. ["Death chatters down the dark streets as gangland..."]
    Spencer Steel
  12. 11. ["Rip Regan barges into a bombshell of trouble..."]
    Rip Regan the Power-Man
  13. 12. ["Strut's naval unit is skirting the wild New Hebrides..."]
    Strut Warren
  14. 13. ["From the lawless stretches of the wild Argentine..."]
    Oran of the Jungle
  15. 14. ["In the frigid waters of the Bering Sea..."]
    Frosty North
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Henry Steele, Hames Ware, Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.
  • Del Gruber
  • Michael Hoskin
  • Peter Croome
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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