(October 3, 1941)

Fawcett, 1940 Series
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Volume
4
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
Every four weeks
On-sale Date
1941-09-05
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Fawcett Publications, Inc.
Printer
Printed in U.S.A.
Editing
Ed Herron (editor); Wilfred Fawcett (credited as W. H. Fawcett, Jr.) (president); Eliott D. Odell (credited) (advertising director); Roscoe Fawcett (credited as Roscoe K. Fawcett) (circulation director); Ralph Daigh (credited) (editorial director); Al Allard (credited) (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. 4.

Published at: 1100 Broadway, Louisville, Ky. Editorial offices: 1501 Broadway, New York City. General offices: Fawcett Bldg., Greenwich, Conn. Copyright 1941 by Fawcett Publications, Inc.

Captain Marvel and the Mayan Temple! (Table of Contents)

Captain Marvel [Fawcett/DC] / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
C. C. Beck
Inks
Pete Costanza
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain Marvel; Billy Batson
Reprints
Keywords
lightning

The Temple of Itzalotahui (Table of Contents: 1)

Captain Marvel [Fawcett/DC] / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
C. C. Beck
Pencils
C. C. Beck
Inks
Pete Costanza
Colors
C. C. Beck
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]; Whitey Murphy (introduction); Miss Dalshaw (radio station secretary, introduction); Walters (radio station employee); Pauncho (translator, introduction); John Malcolm (explorer); un-named Mayan Indian girl (introduction)
Synopsis
Billy and Whitey go to Guatemala to rescue Mr. Malcolm who returned to Central America on a second expedition and disappeared.
Reprints
Keywords
Shazam; Station WHIZ

Indexer Notes

Whitey is from "The Adventures of Captain Marvel" movie serial from Republic Pictures in 1941.

The Rattler (Table of Contents: 2)

Golden Arrow / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Alex Blum ?
Inks
Alex Blum ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier; superhero
Characters
The Rattler (villain, introduction)

[Showdown with Kurt Bund] (Table of Contents: 3)

Spy Smasher / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

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

Genre
spy; superhero
Characters
Kurt Bund (villain); Blitzys (villain)

[The End of the Mutineers] (Table of Contents: 4)

Lance O'Casey / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Clem Weisbecker ?
Inks
Clem Weisbecker ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure

Paid in Full (Table of Contents: 5)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre
western-frontier

[The Sinister Spider] (Table of Contents: 6)

Dan Dare / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ken Battefield ?
Inks
Ken Battefield ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
detective-mystery; science fiction
Characters
The Spider [Dr. Phoebus Weber] (villain, introduction)

Indexer Notes

Last Dan Dare story.

[Golden Flask Quest: Part 6] (Table of Contents: 7)

Dr. Voodoo / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
...after being captured by Anita, queen of the giants, Voodoo and Nero escape up the steep cliff...
Genre
jungle; fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Anita; Nero; Herculo Svenson (villain; introduction); Doctor Voodoo [Hal Carey]
Synopsis
While Hal and Nero battle a dragon, Anita and the Flask are taken by the pirate, Herculo Svenson.
Keywords
castles; dragons; giants; pirates; sailing ships; the Golden Flask; time travel

Indexer Notes

Part 6 of Golden Flask Quest.

[Into the Black Hole] (Table of Contents: 8)

Ibis the Invincible / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Pete Costanza ?
Inks
Pete Costanza ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Ibis; Half-Man (villain)

Indexer Notes

Story continues in next issue.

Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Captain Marvel and the Mayan Temple!
    Captain Marvel [Fawcett/DC]
  2. 1. The Temple of Itzalotahui
    Captain Marvel [Fawcett/DC]
  3. 2. The Rattler
    Golden Arrow
  4. 3. [Showdown with Kurt Bund]
    Spy Smasher
  5. 4. [The End of the Mutineers]
    Lance O'Casey
  6. 5. Paid in Full
  7. 6. [The Sinister Spider]
    Dan Dare
  8. 7. [Golden Flask Quest: Part 6]
    Dr. Voodoo
  9. 8. [Into the Black Hole]
    Ibis the Invincible
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