([May] 1974)

The S. F. C. A., 1964? Series
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Price
1.25 USD
Pages
104
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
The S. F. C. A.
Editing
Gordon B. Love (editor, publisher); James Van Hise (assistant editor)

Issue Notes

Color cover by Don Newton. Columns by Keith Gebers, James Van Hise, Richard O'Brien, John Cooper, Raymond Miller, and Howard P. Siegel. Review of the 1951 movie "War of the Worlds." Information Center by Don Rosa.

The individual issues of this series are each less than 50% comics. Only comics sequences are indexed and cover scans are accepted only if the issue has 10% indexed comics content.

The Alien Raiders! (Table of Contents: 1)

Kenton of the Star Patrol / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Wally Wood
Inks
Wally Wood; Joe Orlando
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Characters
Dave Kenton
Synopsis
Kenton is sent undercover as a convict in a prison uranium mine on Saturn's moon Titan to find out why alien spacecraft are raiding the mines.
Reprints
Keywords
aliens; Pluto; prison; ray guns; Saturn; Titan; undercover; uranium

Indexer Notes

Pages 5-8. Orlando credit from Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.

[Cover - Famous Funnies #214] (Table of Contents: 2)

Buck Rogers / cover / 0.75 page (report information)

Pencils
Frank Frazetta (signed)
Inks
Frank Frazetta (signed)
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Characters
Buck Rogers
Reprints

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

Red Raven / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jack Kirby; Joe Simon (layouts)
Inks
Joe Simon
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Out of the skies swooped a powerful figure...
Genre
superhero
Characters
Red Raven
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Art credits from Greg Theakston. The central figure with the sword was swiped from a Hal Foster Prince Valiant strip.

D. F. Holman Looks at War of the Worlds ...From the Other Side (Table of Contents: 4)

cartoon / 2 pages (report information)

Script
D. F. Holman (signed)
Pencils
D. F. Holman (signed)
Inks
D. F. Holman (signed)
Letters
D. F. Holman

Genre
satire-parody; science fiction
Reprints
  • from Photon (Mark Frank) #19

Indexer Notes

Cartoons about the 1952 "War of the Worlds" movie.

[The Eagle Battalion] (Table of Contents: 5)

The Black Condor / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
? [as Kenneth Lewis] (signed)
Pencils
Lou Fine
Inks
Lou Fine
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Black Condor [Richard Grey, Jr.]; The Sapphire King (villain, introduction)
Synopsis
On Danger island off the coast of Ceylon, the Sapphire King stops ships and takes their crews to work as slaves in his sapphire pools. The Black Condor flies to the island to free the men, but must contend with the Sapphire King's army of trained giant eagles.
Reprints
Keywords
Ceylon; eagles; sapphires; slaves
Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 1. The Alien Raiders!
    Kenton of the Star Patrol
  2. 2. [Cover - Famous Funnies #214]
    Buck Rogers
  3. 3. ["Out of the skies swooped a powerful figure..."]
    Red Raven
  4. 4. D. F. Holman Looks at War of the Worlds ...From the Other Side
  5. 5. [The Eagle Battalion]
    The Black Condor
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