(October 1941)

Fawcett, 1940 Series
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Volume
4
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
Monthly
On-sale date
1941-09-03
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Fawcett Publications, Inc.
Editing
France Herron?
Color
Color
Dimensions
10.5" x 14" (#1-6); Standard Golden Age U.S. (#7-133)
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. 4.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Bulletman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Mac Raboy
Inks
Mac Raboy
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Bulletman; Bulletgirl
Reprints

Susan Kent Gone! (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](villains)
Reprints

[Mr. H Attacks the Daily Blade] (Table of Contents: 2)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Ken Battefield
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Devil's Dagger; Mr. H (villain)

Hannibal and His Flying Column (Table of Contents: 3)

Famous Blitzkriegs of the Past / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; history

[Illyria and the Bomber Plane Plans] (Table of Contents: 4)

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

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Minute Man [Jack Weston]; General Milton; Jerome Motley (death); Illyria (villain); Slouchy (villain); Louie (villain)
Synopsis
After the death of Jerome Motley, a Secret Service man who had secured plans for an amazing new bomber from an enemy nation, Minute Man is ordered to secure the plans before they fall into criminal hands.
Reprints

Man Overboard! (Table of Contents: 5)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Carl Formes [as La Rac Semrof] (signed)
Letters
typeset

Genre
adventure

[A Girl Claimed by Death] (Table of Contents: 6)

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

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
El Carim; Death (introduction)

[The Center World of Djung] (Table of Contents: 7)

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

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

Genre
science fiction
Characters
Captain Venture; King Leon (villain)

[The Diamond of Death] (Table of Contents: 8)

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

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

Genre
adventure
Characters
Companions Three

[Alkali, Scourge of the Plains] (Table of Contents: 9)

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

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

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Buck Jones; Alkali (villain, introduction, death); Mesquite Mike (deputy); Stage Driver
Synopsis
Buck and Mesquite are chasing stage robbers.

Indexer Notes

Carlson can be recognized by his horses with rather long, narrow tapering heads, a bit like sea horses, and especially by his way of drawing the legs of running horses. In panel 7 on page 3, notice the outstretched front legs of Silver, and his long narrow head.

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

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Man-o-war birds were trained to act as postmen in the South Sea islands!
Genre
non-fiction

[The Throttler] (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
Characters
Zoro; The Throttler [Franklin](villain, introduction)
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Bulletman
  2. 1. Susan Kent Gone!
    Bulletman
  3. 2. [Mr. H Attacks the Daily Blade]
    Devil's Dagger
  4. 3. Hannibal and His Flying Column
    Famous Blitzkriegs of the Past
  5. 4. [Illyria and the Bomber Plane Plans]
    Minute Man
  6. 5. Man Overboard!
  7. 6. [A Girl Claimed by Death]
    El Carim
  8. 7. [The Center World of Djung]
    Captain Venture and the Planet Princess
  9. 8. [The Diamond of Death]
    Companions Three
  10. 9. [Alkali, Scourge of the Plains]
    Buck Jones, Frontier Marshal
  11. 10. ["Man-o-war birds were trained to act as postmen in the South Sea islands!"]
    Strange but True
  12. 11. [The Throttler]
    Zoro, The Mystery Man
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Ray Bottorff Jr
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Del Gruber
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Craig Delich
  • Kyle "The Dagger" Sullivan
  • Michael Hoskin
  • Steinar Ã…dland
  • Gregory Fischer
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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  • Lou Mougin
  • Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr