(April 1952)

Fawcett, 1951 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
Bi-monthly
On-sale date:
1952
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Fawcett Publications, Inc.
Brand:
A Fawcett Publication
Editing:
Wendell Crowley; Al Jetter (art editor); Will Lieberson (executive editor)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was on-going series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Clint Curtis / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Bob Powell ?
Inks:
Bob Powell ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
car
Reprints:

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

Daisy Manufacturing Company / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Safety Comes in First (Table of Contents: 2)

Clint Curtis / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
To the true hot rodder, a hot rod isn't a hot rod unless it's safe!
Genre:
car
Characters:
Clint Curtis; Mr. Brassard; Bob Ewing; Mr. Storm; Malcolm Campbell; Tom; Pete; Glenn Ivers; Dave
Synopsis:
Clint Curtis and the Road Knights get the airport and the city to okay a drag racing exhibition.

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

Dubble Bubble Gum / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

[Good Luck Ring] (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

The Operation of Hydraulic Brakes (Table of Contents: 5)

Technitopics / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
You can't stop a car without brakes!
Genre:
non-fiction; car

The Sports Car Gallery (Table of Contents: 6)

illustration / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
Here are three representative sports cars which illustrate why the sports car enthusiast feels the way he does about sports cars.
Genre:
car

Indexer Notes

The Jaguar XK-120, the Cunningham, and the MG Model TD Midget.

Beauty Hints for Your Car (Table of Contents: 7)

Car Care / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
Touch-Up
Genre:
non-fiction; car

Why Not Build a Ford Four-Barrel? (Table of Contents: 8)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Oscar Jay Gude
Pencils:
? (illustration)
Inks:
? (illustration)
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
That's a good question!
Genre:
non-fiction; car

Hot Rods for Civilian Defense (Table of Contents: 9)

Clint Curtis / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Powell ?
Pencils:
Bob Powell
Inks:
Bob Powell
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
When the civilian defense program was first started, motorcycle clubs were quick to jump to the breach -- volunteering their services as dispatch riders!
Genre:
car
Characters:
Anne Curtis; Mr. Curtis; Clint Curtis; Alexander Mazda Beddison; Ed Willum; Mr. Thomas
Synopsis:
Clint hopes to get the Road Knights accepted as part of the Civilian Defense program for Mid City.
Reprints:
  • in The Comics (Robin Snyder and Steve Ditko) Vol. 28 #4 (April 2017)

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

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

Prizes for You (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

American Seed Company / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Clint Curtis
  2. 1. ["Announcing the new Daisy Defender repeating air rifle"]
    Daisy Manufacturing Company
  3. 2. Safety Comes in First
    Clint Curtis
  4. 3. ["Gee! A new boy! Seems nice too-"]
    Dubble Bubble Gum
  5. 4. [Good Luck Ring]
  6. 5. The Operation of Hydraulic Brakes
    Technitopics
  7. 6. The Sports Car Gallery
  8. 7. Beauty Hints for Your Car
    Car Care
  9. 8. Why Not Build a Ford Four-Barrel?
  10. 9. Hot Rods for Civilian Defense
    Clint Curtis
  11. 10. ["A big, new book for model builders"]
  12. 11. Prizes for You
    American Seed Company
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Nick Caputo
  • Christopher Garry
  • Patrick Lemaire
  • Michael Hoskin
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Keith Alan Morgan
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gary L. Watson