(March 1942)

Fox, 1942 Series
Volume
?
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
?
On-sale Date
1942-02-11
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
?
Brand
A Fox Feature Comic FP
Editing
Victor Fox (editor)

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.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

V-Man / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Roland Patenaude (signed as Pat)
Inks
Roland Patenaude (signed as Pat)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
V-Man [Jerry Steele]
Reprints

Horror of the Dungeons (Table of Contents: 1)

V-Man / comic story / 15.5 pages (report information)

Script
Jay Foster (credited)
Pencils
Roland Patenaude
Inks
Roland Patenaude
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
What! Grossen you here?
Genre
superhero
Characters
V-Man [Jerry Steele]; Baron Von Und Zu Schultz (villain); Talya (villain); Grossen (villain, introduction)

For Defense! For Victory! (Table of Contents: 2)

V-Man / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
Jay Foster (credited)
Pencils
Roland Patenaude
Inks
Roland Patenaude
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
V-Man [Jerry Steele]; Baron Von Und Zu Schultz (villain); Talya (villain); Ginger

Indexer Notes

V-Man's next appearance in Big 3 (Fox, 1940 series) #7 (January 1942).

[The Purloined Painting] (Table of Contents: 3)

The Black Fury and Chuck / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dennis Neville (ghosted for Mark Howell) (Howell credited)
Inks
Dennis Neville (ghosted for Mark Howell) (Howell credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
With a priceless painting...
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Black Fury [John Perry]; Chuck; Whitey (first appearance, villain); Miss Tillie Flitts; Satch (crook)

Indexer Notes

The Black Fury and Chuck next appeared in Blue Beetle (Holyoke, 1942 series) #12 (June 1942).

Radio Roundup (Table of Contents: 4)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Gene Rider (credited)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
G Man Tip Tillman hada been working on an espionage case...
Genre
spy
Characters
G Man Tip Tillman

The V-Agents of Liberty (Table of Contents: 5)

V-Agent / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
John Owen (credited)
Pencils
Sam Citron (signed as S. Citron) (see notes)
Inks
Sam Citron (signed as S. Citron) (see notes)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The bloody hand of the Nazi conqueror...
Genre
drama; war
Characters
V-Agents of Liberty

Indexer Notes

Art is signed "S. Citron" on splash panel.

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

Queen of Evil / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Alex Andrea (credited)
Pencils
Louis Cazeneuve ? (see notes); Harry Lucey ? (see notes)
Inks
Louis Cazeneuve ? (see notes); Harry Lucey ? (see notes)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
What hideous hands of death came clutching at the throats of those who sought to rob the ancient caskets of Athor, the Egyptian?
Genre
fantasy-supernatural; crime
Characters
The Queen of Evil [Nagana] (villain, sorceress); Kalkor [The Avenger of Wrongs]; Sir Henry Booke; Karknov (scientist, death); Athor the Egyptian (villain, introduction, death)
Synopsis
Sir Henry tells his fellow scientists that Nagana can restore the evil Athor to life, but she warns that they might not be pleased with him. Rising from the dead, Athor displays the sacred ruby, which one of the scientists wants badly, and it costs him his life. When Kalkor appears and fights with Athor, the ruby falls to the floor; Nagana grabs it and vanishes, an act that will unleash a terrible demon unless the ruby is returned to Athor.
Keywords
Athor

Indexer Notes

Last appearance.

Art credits added by Craig Delich. The AC reprint identifies the art as being by Harry Lucey; the Who's Who suggests Louis Cazeneuve.

Cursed Wealth (Table of Contents: 7)

Banshee / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Denis O'Casey (credited as Dennis O'Casey)
Pencils
Warren King (sourced)
Inks
Warren King (sourced)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
When an old recluse threatens to confess...
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Banshee [Jim O'Donnell]; Father Jessup (introduction); Mr. Carron (introduction); Joan; Agatha (villain, introduction); Sam (villain, introduction)
Synopsis
Father Jessup hears the confession of a very ill man who, years before, took a great deal of wealth from others, but now vows to return it. However, Carron's "staff" decide that will definitely not happen, and the Banshee intervenes.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Last appearance.

Dennis O'Casey is a by-line used by Fox Publications.

[Agent of Arson] (Table of Contents: 8)

Yank Wilson / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Howard Ferguson (credited as Grant Ferguson)
Inks
Howard Ferguson (credited as Grant Ferguson)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Fire breaks out in a small shed...
Genre
adventure; war; spy
Characters
Yank Wilson; Bette; Moosefoot
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    V-Man
  2. 1. Horror of the Dungeons
    V-Man
  3. 2. For Defense! For Victory!
    V-Man
  4. 3. [The Purloined Painting]
    The Black Fury and Chuck
  5. 4. Radio Roundup
  6. 5. The V-Agents of Liberty
    V-Agent
  7. 6. ["What hideous hands of death came clutching at the throats of those who sought to rob the ancient caskets of Athor, the Egyptian?"]
    Queen of Evil
  8. 7. Cursed Wealth
    Banshee
  9. 8. [Agent of Arson]
    Yank Wilson
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Keith Chandler
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  • Mike Nielsen
  • Del Gruber
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  • Ray Bottorff Jr
  • Craig Delich
  • Michael Hoskin
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