(October 31, 1941)

Fawcett, 1941 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
every four weeks
On-sale Date
1941-09-24
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Fawcett Publications Inc.
Publisher's Brand
A Fawcett Publication [Triangle]
Editing
Ed Herron (editor)

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)

Captain Marvel / Shazam! / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
C. C. Beck
Inks
C. C. Beck
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]
Reprints
Keywords
Shazam

[Sivana's Revenge on the Lieutenant Marvels] (Table of Contents: 1)

Captain Marvel / Shazam! / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]; Three Lieutenant Marvels [Fat Billy [Billy Batson]; Hill Billy [Billy Batson]; Tall Billy [Billy Batson]]; Sterling Morris; Beautia Sivana; Dr. Thaddeus Bodog Sivana (villain); Slug (villain); Joe (villain)
Synopsis
When Sivana's attempt to run Billy Batson over with a car fails, he orders Batson to be kidnapped and brought to his lair. Unfortunately, the thug sent to accomplish the deed, finds four Billy Batsons at his residence, so the three visiting Billys are taken away, and the real Billy must rescue the Three Lieutenant Marvels from Sivana and his thugs as Captain Marvel.
Reprints
Keywords
Shazam; Station WHIZ

Indexer Notes

The Captain Marvel figure on the splash is also found on the cover of the Captain Marvel Thrill Book.

Code of Glory (Table of Contents: 2)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Dick Raleigh
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

The Tunnel of Invasion (Table of Contents: 3)

Captain Marvel / Shazam! / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]; Adolf Hitler (villain); the Nazis (villains)
Synopsis
Captain Marvel saves a defecting Nazi pilot, who fled to America when Hitler began enslaving people in the European nations. The man tells Cap about a secret Nazi project in the western shore of Europe, and when he investigates, discovers (and later destroys) an invasion tunnel Adolf Hitler is having dug beneath the Atlantic Ocean.
Reprints
Keywords
Shazam; Station WHIZ

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The camels roamed American deserts...
Genre
non-fiction

[The Secret Submarine Base] (Table of Contents: 5)

Captain Marvel / Shazam! / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]; Sterling Morris; Officer Casey; un-named informant (death); Gus (cab rider); Butch (cab driver); Mr. Fog (villain, introduction); Baron Von Slugg (villain, introduction); Heinrich (villain)
Synopsis
Captain Marvel dresses in civilan clothes to see what is happening around town and runs into an informer, who tells Marvel about a secret Nazi submarine base being established in South America.
Reprints
Keywords
Shazam; Station WHIZ

The Lawless Legion (Table of Contents: 6)

Captain Marvel / Shazam! / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]; Sterling Morris; Mr. Shaw (prosecutor, introduction); Officer Flynn (introduction, death); Giggy Golton (villain, introduction); Beefy (villain, introduction, reforms); un-named sniper (villain, death)
Synopsis
Billy is assigned to cover the Giggy Colton trial and witnesses the murder of a top witness again the criminal. When the prosecuting attorney threatens to dig up more evidence against Golton, Captain Marvel must prevent his murder.
Reprints
Keywords
Shazam; Station WHIZ