(July 1941)

Fox, 1939 Series
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Volume
?
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
?
On-sale date
1941-05-28
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Fox Publications, Inc.
Brand
A Fox Feature Comic FP
Editing
Victor Fox
Color
Color
Dimensions
7 1/2" x 10 1/4" (19.1 cm x 26 cm)
Paper Stock
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
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. 3.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Flame / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Arturo Cazeneuve ?
Inks
Arturo Cazeneuve ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Flame [Gary Preston]

[The Kidnapping of Dr. Dobbs] (Table of Contents: 1)

The Flame / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
? [as Basil Berold] (signed)
Pencils
Larry Antonette
Inks
Larry Antonette
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Flame [Gary Preston]; Doctor Dobbs (introduction); Dr. Dobbs' daughter (introduction); Fritz (villain, introduction, death); Otto (villain, introduction, death); other un-named spies (villains, introduction for all, all die)
Synopsis
Nazi foreign agents kidnap Dr. Dobbs, who has invented a hy-concentrate explosive that the Nazis want to use against the Allies.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Art revision from Arthur Cazeneuve ? to Antonette per Mark Heike, added by Craig Delich.

[Blitz and the Saboteur] (Table of Contents: 2)

The Black Lion and the Cub / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
? [as Jerome Peters] (signed)
Pencils
Chuck Winter
Inks
Chuck Winter
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Black Lion [George Davis]; The Cub [Larry Davis] (George's nephew); Linda Dale (villain, introduction, reforms); Blitz (villain); Kurt Grun (villain, introduction)
Synopsis
A destruction explosion at a powder company draws the Black Lion and the Cub to the scene, where they are waylaid by the sinister Blitz and Grun.
Reprints
Keywords
Atlas Powder Company

Indexer Notes

Last appearance.

The Who's Who has no entry for a Jerome Peters, which may be a house name or by-line used by Fox.

[Zino's Bombing Plot] (Table of Contents: 3)

Yarko the Great / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
? (Anthony Brooks)
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Zino (Villain; Intro)

[The Framing of Bill Mattson] (Table of Contents: 4)

Tex Maxon / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Munson Paddock (Chuck Munson)
Inks
Munson Paddock
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Jack Carstairs (Villain; Intro); Bill Mattson (Intro)

Indexer Notes

last appearance

[The Murder of "Lord Cowper"] (Table of Contents: 5)

Patty O'Day / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Claire Moe
Pencils
Claire Moe (Vic Todd)
Inks
Claire Moe
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Klun (Villain; Intro); Bundists (Villain; Intro); Lance Miller and his gang (Villain; Intro); Lord Cowper's double (Villain; Intro; Death); Lord Cowper (Intro)

Jungle Manhunt (Table of Contents: 6)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Nathaniel Nitkin (N. N. Nathaniel)
Letters
typeset

[The Pencil Racket] (Table of Contents: 7)

Dr. Fung / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Arthur Dean (by-line)(credited)
Pencils
Roland Patenaude ?
Inks
Roland Patenaude ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Bennman (Villain; Intro; Death)

[The Sky Pirate] (Table of Contents: 8)

Wing Turner / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Lt. Blohm (Villain; Intro); Manuel (Villain; Intro)

Indexer Notes

Last appearance in SAMSON #5; last appearance

[Niki Comso's Train Sabotage Plot] (Table of Contents: 9)

K-51 Spies At War / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
? (Willis B. Rensie)
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Niki Comso (Villain; Intro)
Reprints

Indexer Notes

last appearance

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    The Flame
  2. 1. [The Kidnapping of Dr. Dobbs]
    The Flame
  3. 2. [Blitz and the Saboteur]
    The Black Lion and the Cub
  4. 3. [Zino's Bombing Plot]
    Yarko the Great
  5. 4. [The Framing of Bill Mattson]
    Tex Maxon
  6. 5. [The Murder of "Lord Cowper"]
    Patty O'Day
  7. 6. Jungle Manhunt
  8. 7. [The Pencil Racket]
    Dr. Fung
  9. 8. [The Sky Pirate]
    Wing Turner
  10. 9. [Niki Comso's Train Sabotage Plot]
    K-51 Spies At War
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