(Fall 1941 [July 15 - October 15, 1941])

Fawcett, 1940 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
quarterly
On-sale date
1941-07-16
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Fawcett Publications, Inc.
Brand
A Fawcett Publication [Triangle]
Editing
France Herron ?
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Golden Age U.S.
Paper Stock
Newsprint interior; Glossy cover
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

On sale date is Library of Congress copyright record publication date. Complete publication date listed in the indicia.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Mr. Scarlet / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Mr. Scarlet; The Black Thorn

The Mummy Ray (Table of Contents: 1)

Mr. Scarlet / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Otto Binder?
Pencils
Jack Binder?
Inks
Jack Binder?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Mr. Scarlet [Brian Butler] (special prosecutor); Miss Wade (his secretary); The Black Thorn (introduction; villain) [Henry Hawley]; Phineas Cox (inventor of the mummy ray)
Reprints

The Black Clown (Table of Contents: 2)

Mr. Scarlet / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jack Binder?
Inks
Jack Binder?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Mr. Scarlet [Brian Butler] (special prosecutor); Miss Wade (his secretary); The Black Clown (introduction; villain) [Harry Parrish]
Reprints

The Laughing Skull (Table of Contents: 3)

Mr. Scarlet / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jack Binder?
Inks
Jack Binder?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Mr. Scarlet [Brian Butler] (special prosecutor); Miss Wade (his secretary); The Laughing Skull [John Dodd](banker; introduction; villain)
Reprints

The Worlds of Time [Part 2] (Table of Contents: 4)

Atom Blake / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Pierce Rice?
Inks
Pierce Rice?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Atom Blake (boy wizard); Stuart Blake (his father); Black Monster (villain; introduction; a robot)
Reprints

[The Plot to Kill Jim Dolan] (Table of Contents: 5)

Jim Dolan / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
James Wilcox
Inks
James Wilcox
Colors
?
Letters
Zara (I)

Genre
adventure
Characters
Jim Dolan (detective-magazine editor); Sally Alden (his secretary); Orranto (villain; introduction; gang czar); Zara (girl spy)
Reprints

Death Strikes Four (Table of Contents: 6)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Carl Formes (LaRac Semrof)
Letters
typeset

Reprints

[The Nazi Big Bertha] (Table of Contents: 7)

Rick O'Shay / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre
adventure
Characters
Rick O'Shay (American soldier of fortune)
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

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

[Scaletti's Saboteurs] (Table of Contents: 9)

The Hunchback / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Hunchback [Allen Lanier]; Betty Brenton (his sweetheart)
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Mr. Scarlet
  2. 1. The Mummy Ray
    Mr. Scarlet
  3. 2. The Black Clown
    Mr. Scarlet
  4. 3. The Laughing Skull
    Mr. Scarlet
  5. 4. The Worlds of Time [Part 2]
    Atom Blake
  6. 5. [The Plot to Kill Jim Dolan]
    Jim Dolan
  7. 6. Death Strikes Four
  8. 7. [The Nazi Big Bertha]
    Rick O'Shay
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
  10. 9. [Scaletti's Saboteurs]
    The Hunchback
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Ray Bottorff Jr
  • Len Wolinsky
  • Pat Conolly
  • Bob Hughes
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Klein
  • Lou Mougin
  • Chris Launder
  • Darrel McCann