(August 1941)

Fawcett, 1940 Series
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Volume
3
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1941-07-02
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Fawcett Publications, Inc.
Editing
France Herron?; Ralph Daigh (editorial director); Al Allard (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.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Minute-Man; Bulletman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Charles Sultan
Inks
Charles Sultan
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Bulletman [Jim Barr]; Bulletgirl [Susan Kent]; Minute-Man [Jack Weston]

The Unholy Three (Table of Contents: 1)

Bulletman / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Charles Sultan
Inks
Charles Sultan
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Bulletman [Jim Barr]; Bulletgirl [Susan Kent]; Unholy Three [Nosey; Herbert; Brutus] (first appearance; villains); Dr. Twiddley Fairchild (first appearance; villain)

[The Bus Explosions] (Table of Contents: 2)

Devil's Dagger / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ken Battefield
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
V: Mr. H

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

Strange but True / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
A yawn in the presence of a Hindu...
Genre
non-fiction

[The Lifters] (Table of Contents: 4)

El Carim / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
George Tuska
Inks
George Tuska
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
El Carim; The Lifters (first appearance; villain)

[The Robot Spy] (Table of Contents: 5)

Minute-Man / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Charles Sultan
Inks
Charles Sultan
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Minute-Man [Jack Weston]; Illyria (villain); X-33 (first appearance; death; villain; a robot)

The Flyin' Fool Strikes Again! (Table of Contents: 6)

Larry Dean / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Carl Formes
Letters
typeset

Genre
aviation
Characters
Larry Dean

[Rocket-Tank of Gold] (Table of Contents: 7)

Captain Venture and the Planet Princess / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Rafael Astarita?
Inks
Rafael Astarita?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Characters
King Leon (villain)

[The Return of Hook Harrigan] (Table of Contents: 8)

Companions Three / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Kin Platt?
Inks
Kin Platt?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure
Characters
Hook Harrigan (villain; death); Seena (first appearance; villain)

[The Menace of Blackie Moore] (Table of Contents: 9)

Buck Jones, Frontier Marshall / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ralph Carlson
Inks
Ralph Carlson
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Buck Jones; Silver (horse); Mesquite Mike (deputy); Hank Chesley (rancher); Blackie Moore (outlaw boss); Slim (cowboy)
Synopsis
Buck and Mesquite tangle with cattle rustlers and save the life of an innocent man accused of rustling.

Indexer Notes

Carlson can be recognized by his horses with rather long, narrow tapering heads and especially by his way of drawing the legs of running horses. In panel 2 on page 2, notice the outstreched frontlegs of the gray horse.

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

Fun-O-Grams / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Sitting on fire...

[Mystery at Manor Hotel] (Table of Contents: 11)

Zoro, The Mystery Man / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Mac Raboy
Inks
Mac Raboy
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Minute-Man; Bulletman
  2. 1. The Unholy Three
    Bulletman
  3. 2. [The Bus Explosions]
    Devil's Dagger
  4. 3. ["A yawn in the presence of a Hindu..."]
    Strange but True
  5. 4. [The Lifters]
    El Carim
  6. 5. [The Robot Spy]
    Minute-Man
  7. 6. The Flyin' Fool Strikes Again!
    Larry Dean
  8. 7. [Rocket-Tank of Gold]
    Captain Venture and the Planet Princess
  9. 8. [The Return of Hook Harrigan]
    Companions Three
  10. 9. [The Menace of Blackie Moore]
    Buck Jones, Frontier Marshall
  11. 10. ["Sitting on fire..."]
    Fun-O-Grams
  12. 11. [Mystery at Manor Hotel]
    Zoro, The Mystery Man
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