(January 1942)

Fiction House, 1940 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
Every month
On-sale Date
1941-11-03
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Wings Publishing Co., Inc.
Editing
Malcolm Reiss (Editor); Gene Fawcette (Art Director)

Issue Notes

The on-sale date is from the publication date recorded in the Catalog of Copyright Entries, Part 2, Periodicals, 1942, New Series, Vol. 37, No. 1.

Gangway, Panzers! (Table of Contents)

Suicide Smith / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Gene Fawcette (signed); Dan Zolnerowich
Inks
Gene Fawcette (signed); Dan Zolnerowich
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
military; war
Characters
'Suicide' Smith
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Credits and some info by Craig Delich (Jan. 2006). Foreground figure is by Zolnerowich.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1)

Wings' Air Mail / letters page / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

On inside front cover.

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

Captain Wings / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
? [as Major T. E. Bowen]
Pencils
Dan Zolnerowich
Inks
Dan Zolnerowich
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Captain Wings, secret agent and RAF veteran, is...
Genre
war
Characters
Red O'Neil (introduction); The Camera Killer [Luke Krag] (villain, introduction, death)

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

Jane Martin / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
? [as F. E. Lincoln]
Pencils
Al Gabriele
Inks
Al Gabriele
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
At Jane's military hospital:" "Nurse Martin! Glad you're...
Genre
war
Characters
Captain Smythe (introduction); Lord Winthrop (introduction); Dr. Phil Kent (introduction)

Indexer Notes

HW sees George Appel.

Gangway, Panzers! (Table of Contents: 4)

Suicide Smith / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
? [as Capt. A. E. Carruthers]
Pencils
Joe Doolin
Inks
Joe Doolin
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
At last I'm getting a chance to help...
Genre
war
Characters
Kauro (intro); MacKenzie (intro); Mike Dorgan; Schlam (villain, intro)

Indexer Notes

Title is taken from the cover.

[The Quislings' Death List] (Table of Contents: 5)

The Phantom Falcons / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
? [as Kit Gleason]
Pencils
Leonard Frank
Inks
Leonard Frank ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
war
Characters
Raoul (intro); French Quislings (intro); the Nazis

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

Skull Squad / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
? [as Ace Atkins]
Pencils
Arthur F. Peddy
Inks
Arthur F. Peddy
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Sent to the near east, the Skull Squad...
Genre
war
Characters
Ahmed Pasha (intro); Saida Ahmed (his daughter)

Flash! Two of the latest American dive bombers (Table of Contents: 7)

Wing Tips / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Gene Fawcette
Inks
Gene Fawcette
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; aviation

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

Clipper Kirk / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
? [as Cliff Dubois]
Pencils
Frank Schwarz ?
Inks
? [shop]
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
While England's shipping bears the brunt of a...
Genre
war
Characters
Dr. Howard (villain, intro)

Indexer Notes

Very grotesque - ever for Schwarz.

Shark of the Japan Sea (Table of Contents: 9)

John Perry / text story / 1.67 pages (report information)

Script
? [as Gordon Wayne]
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
war
Characters
John Perry

Indexer Notes

1/3 of second page is devoted to an Ownership Statement.

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

The Parachute Patrol / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
? [as Casey McKay]
Pencils
George Carl Wilhelms
Inks
George Carl Wilhelms ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Curly, Tommy and Blimpo are being rewarded for...
Genre
war
Characters
Von Orst (villain, intro)

Skyway to Death (Table of Contents: 11)

Captain Derek West / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
? [as Captain Derek West]
Pencils
Pagsilang Rey Isip ?
Inks
Pagsilang Rey Isip ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
aviation; war

Indexer Notes

A smashing air-war yarn adapted from Captain Derek West - a fictional war novelist.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 12)

Greasemonkey Griffin / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
? [as Kip Beales]
Pencils
Al Walker
Inks
Al Walker
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Greasemonkey is putting in one of his all-too-frequent...
Genre
war
Characters
Von Snort (villain, intro)
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Gangway, Panzers!
    Suicide Smith
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Wings' Air Mail
  3. 2. ["Captain Wings, secret agent and RAF veteran, is..."]
    Captain Wings
  4. 3. ["At Jane's military hospital:" "Nurse Martin! Glad you're..."]
    Jane Martin
  5. 4. Gangway, Panzers!
    Suicide Smith
  6. 5. [The Quislings' Death List]
    The Phantom Falcons
  7. 6. ["Sent to the near east, the Skull Squad..."]
    Skull Squad
  8. 7. Flash! Two of the latest American dive bombers
    Wing Tips
  9. 8. ["While England's shipping bears the brunt of a..."]
    Clipper Kirk
  10. 9. Shark of the Japan Sea
    John Perry
  11. 10. ["Curly, Tommy and Blimpo are being rewarded for..."]
    The Parachute Patrol
  12. 11. Skyway to Death
    Captain Derek West
  13. 12. ["Greasemonkey is putting in one of his all-too-frequent..."]
    Greasemonkey Griffin
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