(December 1941)

Fiction House, 1941 Series
< Previous Issue |
| Next Issue >
Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
68
On-sale Date
1941-09-12
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Flying Stories, Inc.
Brand
Fiction House Magazines
Editing
De Witt Shank (Editor); Gene Fawcette (Art Director)

Issue Notes

The title of the comic book is "Rangers of Freedom Comics" and it has no text story.

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.

Super-Brain's Nazi Gangsters (Table of Contents)

Rangers of Freedom / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Dan Zolnerowich (signed)
Inks
Dan Zolnerowich (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Desperately the three daring young defenders of democracy battle the invincible hordes of destruction...
Genre
adventure
Characters
The three Rangers of Freedom; Super-Brain

Reporting for Duty (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2)

Rangers of Freedom / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
? [as Captain Raymond Colt]
Pencils
Joe Doolin
Inks
Joe Doolin
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
In the year 1948 there suddenly appeared upon the Earth...
Genre
adventure
Characters
The Rangers of Freedom [Biff Barkley; Tex Russell; Percy Cabot]; Guest Star: WAAC Lt. Gloria Travers (Miss America); Villains: Super-Brain; Adolf Hitler; Nazis

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

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

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

Private Elmer Pippin and the Colonel's Daughter / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dave Berg?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Elmer Pippin felt lost wherever he went...he never seemed to fit...
Genre
humor
Characters
Pvt. Elmer Pippin (intro); Col. Mitt (intro); Hazel Mitt (intro; the Colonel's daughter); Villain: Captain Dunner (intro)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5)

The Double-Slango Kids / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
? [as Kip Calloway]
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The Double Slango kids use a private code...they add the letters..
Genre
adventure
Characters
The Double-Slango Kids [Topper; Steve; Terry] (intro); Roughneck (a collie); Villain: Fatsie Smythe (intro)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6)

The Royal Watch / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
? [as Stacy Kent]
Pencils
Jim Chambers
Inks
Jim Chambers
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The Royal Watch, Jock, Mac, Harry and Terry, are...
Genre
war
Characters
The Royal Watch [Jock; Mac; Harry; Terry]; Captain Warmsley (intro); Villains: Helga (intro); Carl (intro); Nazi spies

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

Defense Kids / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
? [as Jeff Adams]
Pencils
Don Lynch
Inks
Don Lynch
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Fellows, the FBI has an undercover job for you.
Genre
adventure
Characters
The Defense Kids [Pedro; Tony; Socker; Nick; Spike; Tom; Fatso; Izzy] (formerly Defense Patrol); Von Sourpuss's double (intro); Filthy McNasty (intro); Von Sourpuss

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

Rocky Hall, Jungle Stalker / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
? [as Buck Masters]
Pencils
Robert Bugg?
Inks
Robert Bugg?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Rocky Hall, tracker extraordinary, and his friend, Gay-ree, bred in the jungle...
Genre
jungle
Characters
Rocky Hall; Gay-ree (his side-kick); Captain Cranston (intro); Joan Cranston (intro); Villain: A Nazi (intro; dies)

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

Jeep Milarkey / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
? [as Pat O'Hara]
Pencils
Al Walker
Inks
Al Walker
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Milarkey! You're to umpire the mock war in...
Genre
humor
Characters
Jeep Milarkey

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

Don Stuart of the Far East Rangers / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
? [as John Campbell]
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
After delivering an important message in Rangoon, Don...
Genre
war
Characters
Don Stuart; Villains: Yama-Kujira (intro); the Tiger Men (intro)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

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

The Big Six (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

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

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Super-Brain's Nazi Gangsters
    Rangers of Freedom
  2. 1. Reporting for Duty
    Captain Wings
  3. 2. ["In the year 1948 there suddenly appeared upon the Earth..."]
    Rangers of Freedom
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
  5. 4. ["Elmer Pippin felt lost wherever he went...he never seemed to fit..."]
    Private Elmer Pippin and the Colonel's Daughter
  6. 5. ["The Double Slango kids use a private code...they add the letters.."]
    The Double-Slango Kids
  7. 6. ["The Royal Watch, Jock, Mac, Harry and Terry, are..."]
    The Royal Watch
  8. 7. ["Fellows, the FBI has an undercover job for you."]
    Defense Kids
  9. 8. ["Rocky Hall, tracker extraordinary, and his friend, Gay-ree, bred in the jungle..."]
    Rocky Hall, Jungle Stalker
  10. 9. ["Milarkey! You're to umpire the mock war in..."]
    Jeep Milarkey
  11. 10. ["After delivering an important message in Rangoon, Don..."]
    Don Stuart of the Far East Rangers
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
  13. 12. The Big Six
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Del Gruber
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Henry Steele, Hames Ware, Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.
  • Len Wolinsky
  • Steinar Ã…dland
  • Gregory Fischer