(February 1942)

Fox, 1940 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
bimonthly
On-sale date
1941-12-10
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Fox Publications, Inc.
Brand
A Fox Feature Comic FP
Editing
?
Color
color
Dimensions
7 1/2" x 10 1/4" (pre-War); 7 1/4"? x 10 1/4"? (post-War)
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

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.


The Devil's Hatchet Men (Table of Contents)

Green Mask / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Joe Simon ?
Inks
Joe Simon ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Green Mask [Michael Shelby]; Domino the Miracle Boy [Don]; the Green Mask (inset); Olivia Tracy (Shelby's girl friend)

Sensational! Tremendous! (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

U.S. Jones / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Death Wields a Scalpel (Table of Contents: 2)

The Green Mask / comic story / 14 pages (report information)

Script
Walter Frame (by-line)(credited)
Pencils
Arturo Cazeneuve [as Walter Frame] (signed)
Inks
Arturo Cazeneuve [as Walter Frame] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Green Mask [Michael Shelby]; Domino the Miracle Boy [Don]; Dr. Larrett (villain, introduction); Olivia Tracy (Shelby's girl friend)

Indexer Notes

Art credits revised from Ramona Patenaude? to Cazeneuve by Craig Delich 2010-1-10.

The Devil's Hatchet Men (Table of Contents: 3)

The Green Mask / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Walter Frame (by-line)(credited)
Pencils
Arturo Cazeneuve [as Walter Frame] (signed)
Inks
Arturo Cazeneuve [as Walter Frame] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Green Mask [Michael Shelby]; Domino the Miracle Boy [Don]; Olivia Tracy (Shelby's girlfriend); The "Devil" [Larchmont] (villain, introduction, death?); the Hatchet Men (villains, introduction, some die)
Synopsis
A man disguises himself as The Devil in order to get the Chinese merchants to pay him tribute.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Art revision from Ramona Patenaude? to Cazeneuve by Craig Delich 2010-1-10.

Horror Sings a Lullaby (Table of Contents: 4)

The Green Mask and Domino, the Miracle Boy / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Walter Frame (by-line) (credited)
Pencils
Arturo Cazeneuve [as Walter Frame] (signed)
Inks
Arturo Cazeneuve [as Walter Frame] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Green Mask [Michael Shelby]; Domino the Miracle Boy [Don, Shelby's ward]; Olivia Tracy (Shelby's girlfriend); Joseph (Olivia's nephew); Peters (Olivia's chauffeur); John Nemo (villain, introduction); Hawkins (villain, Nemo's servant)
Synopsis
Oliva tells Michael that the court order, awarding her the custody of her nephew, has gone through and she wants him to drive her to the Nemo home to pick him up. When they arrive, Nemo refuses to turn to boy over to her, so the Green Mask and Domino go into action to discover the whereabouts of the boy.
Reprints
Keywords
Magnolia Hall

Indexer Notes

Art credits revised from Ramona Patenaude? to Cazeneuve by Craig Delich 2010-1-10.

The Mystery of Barren Island (Table of Contents: 5)

The Green Mask / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Walter Frame (by-line)(credited)
Pencils
Arturo Cazeneuve
Inks
Arturo Cazeneuve
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Green Mask [Michael Shelby]; Domino the Miracle Boy [Don, Shelby's ward]; Olivia Tracy (Shelby's girl friend); William Ames (villain, introduction); Mugsy (villain, introduction)
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Next appearance in MYSTERY MEN COMICS #31.

Art credits revised from Ramona Patenaude?

As New as Tomorrow's Dawn (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

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

Harvest for Famine (Table of Contents: 7)

Bonnie O'Toole / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Jack Simms (by-line)(credited)
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Bonnie O'Toole; Farley (villain, introduction)

Indexer Notes

Last appearance.

Anchor Aweigh (Table of Contents: 8)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Gene Rider (signed)
Letters
typeset

Genre
war
Characters
Lieutenant Larson (submarine commander); Niles Blair (torpedoman)

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

Mickey and the Magic Bottle / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Lozen (by-line)(credited)
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Once in an old cottage on the sea coast...
Characters
Mickey Hawkins (introduction); Ebenezer Hawkins (introduction); Abigail Hawkins (introduction); Alla Kazam (introduction); Smoke Hag (villain, introduction)

Indexer Notes

Only appearance.

You Can't Go Wrong (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

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

The Censor! (Table of Contents: 11)

The Nightbird / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Dirk Drumlin (by-line)(credited)
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Nightbird [Lens Crockett] (reporter); The Censor [Richardi] (villain, introduction, death)
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Last appearance.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Devil's Hatchet Men
    Green Mask
  2. 1. Sensational! Tremendous!
    U.S. Jones
  3. 2. Death Wields a Scalpel
    The Green Mask
  4. 3. The Devil's Hatchet Men
    The Green Mask
  5. 4. Horror Sings a Lullaby
    The Green Mask and Domino, the Miracle Boy
  6. 5. The Mystery of Barren Island
    The Green Mask
  7. 6. As New as Tomorrow's Dawn
    V-Man
  8. 7. Harvest for Famine
    Bonnie O'Toole
  9. 8. Anchor Aweigh
  10. 9. ["Once in an old cottage on the sea coast..."]
    Mickey and the Magic Bottle
  11. 10. You Can't Go Wrong
    Blue Beetle
  12. 11. The Censor!
    The Nightbird
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Lou Mougin
  • Del Gruber
  • Katy Hayhurst
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Craig Delich
  • Len Wolinsky
  • Peter Croome
  • Gregory Fischer
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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  • James Ludwig