(Fall 1941)

Fawcett, 1941 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
quarterly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Fawcett Publications, Inc.
Brand
A Fawcett Publication [Triangle]
Editing
France Herron?
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock
Glossy Covers; Newsprint Interiors
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was ongoing

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Bulletman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Mac Raboy
Inks
Mac Raboy
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Bulletman [Jim Barr]; Bulletgirl [Susan Kent]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Art credits revised from Charles Sultan to Mac Raboy by Craig Delich 2010-1-27 and verified by Bill Black.

Indicia indicates this issue is dated August 15 to November 15, 1941, and is Volume 1 #2.

[Thrills Galore!] (Table of Contents: 1)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
various
Inks
various
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]; Spy Smasher [Alan Armstrong]; Minuteman [Jack Weston]; Mr. Scarlet [Brian Butler]

Indexer Notes

Found on the inside front cover.

Illustrated house promotional advertisement for Wow Comics #3 and Captain Marvel Adventures #3 (covers shown) and some the feature characters therein.

The Backstage Killer!!!! (Table of Contents: 2)

Bulletman / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Bulletman [Jim Barr]; Bulletgirl [Susan Kent]; Sergeant Kent; Clark Wagner (actor, death); Mat Benson (actor); Miss La Verne (actress, death); un-named theatre manager; The Hunchback [Dennis Mills, not the hero from WOW Comics; aka Winthrop; aka Hunchy] (villain, introduction)
Synopsis
Susan, Jim and Sgt. Kent attend the theatre one evening, and when the curtain rises, one the actors is discovered dead. After a series of these murders, the Bullet Duo investigate and track down the real killer, known as Hunchy.
Reprints
Keywords
Blasco Theatre; The New York Press Guardian

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

Chubby / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Tom McNamara
Pencils
Tom McNamara
Inks
Tom McNamara
Colors
?
Letters
Tom McNamara

Genre
humor
Characters
Chubby; Kelly (truant officer)
Synopsis
Chubby and his pal play truant from school, avoiding the truant officer at every turn, not realizing school is out for the summer!
Reprints
Keywords
Mac McDoogles Pond

Indexer Notes

Letterer credit added by Craig Delich.

The Case of the Limping Mummy! (Table of Contents: 4)

Bulletman / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Bulletman [Jim Barr]; Bulletgirl [Susan Kent]; Sergeant Kent; Mr. Benhurst (President of a museum); Johnson (museum employee); McCoy (Policeman); The Limping Mummy [Jason Hilder] (villain, supposed Editor of the Daily Pop-Off, introduction); Louie the Lifter (villain, introduction)
Synopsis
Some crooks decide to heist the prize Ruby of Ankor, but a dying guard reveals that the ruby and other gems from Ankor were stolen by a limping mummy!
Reprints
Keywords
Daily Pop-Off; Jewels of Ankor

Time Hangs Heavy (Table of Contents: 5)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Carl Formes (credited)
Pencils
? (spot illustration)
Inks
? (spot illustration)
Letters
typeset

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Sheriff Luke Allen; Sims Nelson (death); Zeb Smithers (town committeeman); Sam Henlon (town committeeman); Ed Johnson (town committeeman); Slinky Logan (undertaker); Rance Benton (villain, death)
Synopsis
With three Sheriffs dead in the ground, the town council decides on making Luke Allen the new Sheriff, a very unlikely candidate.....a man whom outlaw Rancy Benton merely laughs at.....but not for long!
Reprints
Keywords
Bannock County; Crystal Palace Saloon

The Man Without a Face (Table of Contents: 6)

Bulletman / comic story / 14 pages (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Bulletman [Jim Barr]; Bulletgirl [Susan Kent]; Sergeant Kent; Casey (Policeman); Judge Malcolm (death); Milestone (chief juror, death); The Man Without a Face [James "Scar" Malone; aka Killer Malone] (villain, introduction, death)
Synopsis
A convicted murderer vows death to the judge and members of the jury after his conviction, and his escape from the courtroom worries Bulletman enough to look into the matter.
Reprints
Keywords
The Press

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

promo (ad from the publisher) / pages (report information)

Pencils
various
Inks
various
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Coming Your Way!
Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]; Ibis; Taia; Golden Arrow [Roger Parsons]; Minute Man [Jack Weston]; Bulletman [Jim Barr]; Bulletgirl [Susan Kent]; Lance O'Casey; Spy Smasher [Alan Armstrong]; many others
Synopsis
Illustrated advertisement from the publisher for their feature characters in Whiz and Master Comics.

[Brute Morgan's Protection Racket] (Table of Contents: 8)

Bulletman / comic story / 14 pages (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Bulletman [Jim Barr]; Bulletgirl [Susan Kent]; Sergeant Kent; Brute Morgan (villain, Northside "protective" King, introduction, death); Brute's gang [Louie; Butch; others un-named] (villains, introduction for all); un-named Southside racketeer (villain, introduction, death)
Synopsis
Brute Morgan is tired of other racketeers muscling in on his territory, so he decides to get even with them.
Reprints

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

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
various
Inks
various
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Bigger and Better!
Genre
superhero
Characters
Spy Smasher [Alan Armstrong]; Doctor Voodoo; Golden Arrow [Roger Parsons]; Ibis; Taia; Dan Dare; Lance O'Casey; Bulletman [Jim Barr]; Bulletgirl [Susan Kent]; Devil's Dagger; Captain Venture; Minute Man [Jack Weston]; Zoro; Buck Jones; El Carim

Indexer Notes

Found on the inside back cover.

Illustrated promotional advertisement for the key features found in issues of Whiz and Master Comics.

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

Mechanix Illustrated / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
? (photos)
Inks
? (photos)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
A Thrill on Every Page

Indexer Notes

Found on the back cover.

Illustrated advertisement, with covers, for issues of Mechanix Illustrated Magazine.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Bulletman
  2. 1. [Thrills Galore!]
  3. 2. The Backstage Killer!!!!
    Bulletman
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Chubby
  5. 4. The Case of the Limping Mummy!
    Bulletman
  6. 5. Time Hangs Heavy
  7. 6. The Man Without a Face
    Bulletman
  8. 7. ["Coming Your Way!"]
  9. 8. [Brute Morgan's Protection Racket]
    Bulletman
  10. 9. ["Bigger and Better!"]
  11. 10. ["A Thrill on Every Page"]
    Mechanix Illustrated
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Craig Delich
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jim Stangas
  • Bob Hughes
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin