(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
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Golden Age US
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.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
V-Man [Jerry Steele]
Reprints

Horror of the Dungeons (Table of Contents: 1)

V-Man / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

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

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 (by-line)(credited)
Pencils
Roland Patenaude
Inks
Roland Patenaude
Colors
?
Letters
?

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

Indexer Notes

next app. in BIG THREE #7

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

Black Fury / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Mark Howell (credited)
Inks
Mark Howell (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Whitey (first appearance, villain)

Indexer Notes

next app. in BLUE BEETLE #12

Radio Roundup (Table of Contents: 4)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Gene Rider (credited)
Letters
typeset

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

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

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

Indexer Notes

Previously credited "John Owen" is a house name. Art is signed "S. Citron" on splash panel.

[The Sacred Ruby of Athor] (Table of Contents: 6)

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

Script
? [as Alex Andrea] (credited)
Pencils
Louis Cazeneuve ?; Harry Lucey ?
Inks
Louis Cazeneuve ?; Harry Lucey ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
The Queen of Evil [Nagana] (villain, sorceress); Kalkor [aka The Avenger of Wrongs] (High Priest of Isis); Sir Henry Booke (scientist); 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 them 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, and Nagana grabs it and vanishes, an act that will unleash a terrible demon on society.....unless the ruby is returned to Athor.
Keywords
Athor

Indexer Notes

Last appearance.

Alex Andrea in a by-line on this feature.

Art credits added by Craig Delich. The AC reprint identifies the art as being by Harry Lucey, but the Who's Who indicates that Lucey didn't work on this feature, which was created by Louis Cazeneuve and drawn by him in 1941 for sure, maybe 1942.

Cursed Wealth (Table of Contents: 7)

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

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Banshee [Jim O'Donnell]; Father Jessup (introduction); Mr. Carron (introduction); Joan (O'Donnell's girl friend); Agatha (villain, Carron's maid, 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.

Art credits courtesy of the Who's Who and Mark Heinke in the reprint.

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

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

Script
?
Pencils
Grant Ferguson
Inks
Grant Ferguson
Colors
?
Letters
?
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]
    Black Fury
  5. 4. Radio Roundup
  6. 5. The V-Agents of Liberty
    V-Agent
  7. 6. [The Sacred Ruby of Athor]
    The Queen of Evil
  8. 7. Cursed Wealth
    The Banshee
  9. 8. [Agent of Arson]
    Yank Wilson
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Keith Chandler
  • Katie
  • David Wilt
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Del Gruber
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Craig Delich
  • Michael Hoskin
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Lou Mougin
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