(1947)

Fiction House, 1946 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia frequency
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Fiction House, Inc.
Brand
Fiction House Magazines
Editing
J. F. Byrne (Managing Editor)
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Golden Age U.S.
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Slave Girl (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bob Lubbers (signed)
Inks
Bob Lubbers
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure
Characters
Francesca (image of Yvonne De Carlo); Matt Claibourne (image of George Brent)

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

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

Merton of the Movies (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script
Claude Lapham
Pencils
Bob Lubbers (signed)
Inks
Bob Lubbers
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure; humor
Characters
Mr. Gashwiler; Merton Gill [Clifford Armytage] (image of Red Skelton); Mrs. Purvey; Elmer; Lawrence Rupert; Frank Mulvaney (image of Alan Mowbray); Gladys; Phyllis Montague (image of Virginia O'Brien); Jeff Baird; Beulah Baxter (image of Gloria Grahame); Max Hill
Synopsis
Merton Dill has plans to be a serious actor in Hollywood, but Hollywood has other plans.

Indexer Notes

Based on the MGM movie.

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

Mitzi in Hollywood / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Matt Baker
Inks
Matt Baker
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Greetings, friends. Again I, Fate, am producing an epic...
Genre
adventure
Characters
Mitzi Mason; Sonny Sagebrush; Nocturne (horse)
Synopsis
Mitzi tries to get hired as an extra in Sonny Sagebrush's newest film, but instead uncovers a plot to kidnap him.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Artwork reused with a new story as "Stars Fell on Arizona" in Cowgirl Romances #10.

The Haunted Kennel (Table of Contents: 4)

Flicker Funnies / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
John Graham
Pencils
Al Walker
Inks
Al Walker
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Ivan Porkenuff; Rex Collie; Cathy Poodle; Rinaldo Rat
Synopsis
Rinaldo wears a metal monster suit to kidnap Cathy.

Special Delivery Starlet (Table of Contents: 5)

Star Movie Filmographs / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Kenneth Carewe
Pencils
Mike Peppe
Inks
Mike Peppe
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
biography
Characters
Patricia Cleora Alphin
Synopsis
Biography of Patricia Cleora Alphin.

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

Johnny Danger / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Ronald Wood
Pencils
George Tuska ?
Inks
George Tuska ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The Daily rushes on Sylvia Gay's latest pic ain't so good, Johnny.
Genre
adventure
Characters
Johnny Danger; Sylvia Gay; Russ Porter; Jake
Synopsis
Johnny is assigned to find out what's upsetting actress Sylvia Gay.

Slave Girl (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
John Graham
Pencils
Matt Baker [as Robert Lash]
Inks
Matt Baker
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure
Characters
Lumpy; Matt Claibourne (image of George Brent); Chips Jackson (image of Broderick Crawford); Francesca (image of Yvonne DeCarlo); Aleta; Yusef; El-Hamid; Telek
Synopsis
Matt and Chips go to Tripoli to buy freedom for some sailors, but have their gold stolen.

Indexer Notes

Adaptation of the Universal International film "Slave Girl". See http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0039836/ for more info about the film.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

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

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

Baby Ruth / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Slave Girl
  2. 1. ["The great eight of the comics!"]
  3. 2. Merton of the Movies
  4. 3. ["Greetings, friends. Again I, Fate, am producing an epic..."]
    Mitzi in Hollywood
  5. 4. The Haunted Kennel
    Flicker Funnies
  6. 5. Special Delivery Starlet
    Star Movie Filmographs
  7. 6. ["The Daily rushes on Sylvia Gay's latest pic ain't so good, Johnny."]
    Johnny Danger
  8. 7. Slave Girl
  9. 8. ["What's cooking with 1947 football?"]
    Illustrated Football Annual
  10. 9. ["Pals in pleasure"]
    Baby Ruth
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