(July 1941)

Fiction House, 1940 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
Every month
On-sale Date
1941-04-30
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Wings Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand
Fiction House Magazines
Editing
Malcolm Reiss (Editor); Gene Fawcette (Art Director)

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. 3.

One-Way Ticket to Berlin (Table of Contents)

The Phantom Falcons / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Gene Fawcette (signed)
Inks
Gene Fawcett (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
war
Reprints
Keywords
World War II

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

Wings' Air Mail / letters page / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

On inside front cover.

The Upside-Down Ace (Table of Contents: 2)

Greasemonkey Griffin / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
? [as Kip Beales]
Pencils
Al Walker
Inks
Al Walker
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Greasemonkey dreams in the summer sun...not of...
Genre
war
Characters
Von Porker (possibly one of the Nazis from earlier issues, villain, introduction); Peggy (introduction)

Indexer Notes

The story title is taken from the cover blurb.

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

Suicide Smith / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
? [as Capt. A. E. Carruthers]
Pencils
Dan Zolnerowich?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
On his way to Cyprus with important military...
Genre
war
Characters
Baron Zborov (villain, introduction); Otto (villain, introduction); Hinda (introduction)

Indexer Notes

Puzzling combination that might be Schwarz and shop, Zolnerowich, or even Celardo and Doolin. HW is confident it's primarily Zolne...

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

Parachute Patrol / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
? [as Casey McKay]
Pencils
Joe Doolin
Inks
Joe Doolin
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Blimpo, Curly and Tommy start on a trip...
Genre
war
Characters
Sir Richard Greene (introduction)

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

F4 of the Air Intelligence / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
? [as Bill Fox]
Pencils
Frank Schwarz
Inks
Frank Schwarz?; ? [shop]
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
F-4 lands outside a small South American town...
Genre
war

One-Way Ticket to Berlin (Table of Contents: 6)

The Phantom Falcons / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
? [as Kit Gleason]
Pencils
Leonard Frank
Inks
Leonard Frank
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
A huge Wellington bomber takes off from one...
Genre
war
Characters
A British ambassador (introduction); his daughter (introduction)

Indexer Notes

The cover title is taken from the cover blurb, but it is inaccurate and was meant for next issue's story.

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

Wing Tips / illustration / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Gene Fawcette
Inks
Gene Fawcette
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The Westland Lysander is an English plane used...
Genre
non-fiction

Derelict (Table of Contents: 8)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
? [as Gordon Wayne]
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
war

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

Jane Martin / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
? [as F. E. Lincoln]
Pencils
Al Gabriele
Inks
Al Gabriele
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Jane Martin gets orders to take a woman...
Genre
war

Indexer Notes

HW sees some George Appel involvement.

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

Clipper Kirk / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
? [as Cliff Dubois]
Pencils
Witmer Williams; E. J. Smalle
Inks
E. J. Smalle?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Wireless reports tell Kirk's flight commander of...
Genre
war
Characters
The Wolf Squadron (villains, introductions, deaths)

Coffins From the Clouds (Table of Contents: 11)

Captain Derek West / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
? [as Capt. Derek West]
Pencils
Pagsilang Rey Isip?
Inks
Pagsilang Rey Isip?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
war

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

Skull Squad / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
? [as Ace Atkins]
Pencils
Art Peddy
Inks
Art Peddy
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The fighting spirit flames white hot when Jimmy...
Genre
war
Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. One-Way Ticket to Berlin
    The Phantom Falcons
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Wings' Air Mail
  3. 2. The Upside-Down Ace
    Greasemonkey Griffin
  4. 3. ["On his way to Cyprus with important military..."]
    Suicide Smith
  5. 4. ["Blimpo, Curly and Tommy start on a trip..."]
    Parachute Patrol
  6. 5. ["F-4 lands outside a small South American town..."]
    F4 of the Air Intelligence
  7. 6. One-Way Ticket to Berlin
    The Phantom Falcons
  8. 7. ["The Westland Lysander is an English plane used..."]
    Wing Tips
  9. 8. Derelict
  10. 9. ["Jane Martin gets orders to take a woman..."]
    Jane Martin
  11. 10. ["Wireless reports tell Kirk's flight commander of..."]
    Clipper Kirk
  12. 11. Coffins From the Clouds
    Captain Derek West
  13. 12. ["The fighting spirit flames white hot when Jimmy..."]
    Skull Squad
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