(April 9, 1942)

Fawcett, 1941 Series
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Volume
2
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
Every four weeks
On-sale date
1942-03-06
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Fawcett Publications, Inc.
Brand
A Fawcett Publication [Triangle]
Editing
John Beardsley
Color
Color cover; color interiors
Dimensions
Standard Golden Age U.S
Paper Stock
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series; anthology

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. 2.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Captain Marvel / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
C. C. Beck
Inks
Pete Costanza ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Wahooo! It's Captain Marvel!
Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]; Professor Edgewise Smith; IBAC; Nippo

In the Realm of the Subconscious (Table of Contents: 1)

Captain Marvel / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
C. C. Beck?
Inks
C. C. Beck
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]; Professor Edgewise [Edgewood Smith] (first appearance)

Captain Kid Captures the Big, Big Bad Wolf (Table of Contents: 2)

Captain Kid / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Al Liederman ?
Pencils
Al Liederman ?
Inks
Al Liederman ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
historical
Characters
Captain Kid

Indexer Notes

Sequence information from Wilson C Souza (July 17, 2010).

The Return of Ibac (Table of Contents: 3)

Captain Marvel / comic story / 14 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]; Ibac (villain); Ivan the Terrible (villain); Cesare Borgia (villain); Attila the Hun (villain); Caligula; Beautia Sivana (guest star); Ginger Rogers (cameo); Charlie McCarthy (cameo); Edgar Bergen (cameo); W. C. Fields

Death Rides the Skies (Table of Contents: 4)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Nippo from Nagasaki (Table of Contents: 5)

Captain Marvel / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Pete Costanza
Inks
Pete Costanza
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]; Nippo (first appearance; villain)

Charles Martel, the Hammering Frank (Table of Contents: 6)

Famous Blitzkriegs of the Past / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction

Captain Marvel Saves the King! (Table of Contents: 7)

Captain Marvel / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]

Indexer Notes

Otto Binder says that this was his first non-prose Captain Marvel story, on assignment by editor Ed Herron, written in December 1941.

P.C. Hamerlinck, Captain Marvel expert, disagrees with Dobrotka as the artist in Alter Ego #147 (July 2017); Dobrotka art credit removed by Craig Delich and replaced with a ?.

Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Wahooo! It's Captain Marvel!"]
    Captain Marvel
  2. 1. In the Realm of the Subconscious
    Captain Marvel
  3. 2. Captain Kid Captures the Big, Big Bad Wolf
    Captain Kid
  4. 3. The Return of Ibac
    Captain Marvel
  5. 4. Death Rides the Skies
  6. 5. Nippo from Nagasaki
    Captain Marvel
  7. 6. Charles Martel, the Hammering Frank
    Famous Blitzkriegs of the Past
  8. 7. Captain Marvel Saves the King!
    Captain Marvel
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Craig Delich
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  • Michael Hoskin
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