(December 1946)

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Big Town / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
adventure; crime
Characters
Steve Wilson (image of Phillip Reed); Lorelei Kilbourne (image of Hillary Brooke)

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

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

Big Town (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 12 pages (report information)

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

Genre
adventure; crime
Characters
Steve Wilson; Willard Erskine; Pete Ryan; Lorelei Kilbourne; Chief Berkeley; Vivian LeRoy; Gerald Meeker; Mr. Fletcher; Mr. Ingram; Amos Peabody; Vance Crane; Mrs. Crane
Synopsis
Steve Wilson is hired as editor to save a dying newspaper.

Indexer Notes

Adaptation of movie "Big Town" based on the radio show. Stars Philip Reed and Hillary Brooke.

Here With the Breeze (Table of Contents: 3)

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; Cathy Poodle; Rex Collie; Rinaldo Rat; Ferret; Fox
Synopsis
Funny animals make motion pictures.

Indexer Notes

Illustrated in a vertical style like a filmstrip.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4)

Johnny Danger of the Screenland Patrol / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
? [as Ronald Wood]
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Sam Vickers...Gloria's first husband...
Genre
detective-mystery
Characters
Johnny Danger; Gloria Ralston; Webb; Saul; Sam Vickers; Peter Ralston; Elsie
Synopsis
Gloria's ex-husband escapes from an asylum and threatens her life.

A Tree Grows in Hollywood (Table of Contents: 5)

Star Movie Filmographs / text story / 3 pages (report information)

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

Genre
biography
Characters
Peggy Ann Garner; Allyn Joslyn; Joan Blondell; George Raft

Indexer Notes

Bio of Peggy Ann Garner.

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

Wolfred / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hollywood! Wolfred Rake reporting for beauty...
Genre
humor
Characters
Wolfred Rake; Olga Option; Albert
Synopsis
A Hollywood wolf chases after women.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7)

Captain Stand-In / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
? [as Lance Norton]
Pencils
John Celardo (signed)
Inks
John Celardo (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Will Buck make it, Corey?
Genre
adventure
Characters
Buck Hoskins; Linda Lawrence; Corey; Black Baron [Mr. Black]; Mr. Byron
Synopsis
A flashback to Buck's experiences in the war and his getting a new face.

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

Garret McBard / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Mike Peppe
Pencils
Mike Peppe
Inks
Mike Peppe
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Have you -(crunch)- received no word -(crunch) from Titanic Studios on my -(crunch!) epic yet? I'm going mad with (crunch) hunger.
Genre
humor
Characters
Garret McBard
Synopsis
A starving screenwriter asks his agent if his script has sold.

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

Mitzi of the Movies / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Fran Hopper
Inks
Fran Hopper
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Ladies and gentlemen, let me spin you a tale...
Genre
adventure
Characters
Mitzi Mason; Trigger Benson; Sandra Snow; Birdie La France; Joe Gaston; Frank Ford; Mrs. Mason; Mr. Mason
Synopsis
Mitzi Mason goes to Hollywood and gets mixed up with a jewel theft.

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

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

A Man's Pastime (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

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

Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Big Town
  2. 1. ["The big 6 of the comics!"]
  3. 2. Big Town
  4. 3. Here With the Breeze
    Flicker Funnies
  5. 4. ["Sam Vickers...Gloria's first husband..."]
    Johnny Danger of the Screenland Patrol
  6. 5. A Tree Grows in Hollywood
    Star Movie Filmographs
  7. 6. ["Hollywood! Wolfred Rake reporting for beauty..."]
    Wolfred
  8. 7. ["Will Buck make it, Corey?"]
    Captain Stand-In
  9. 8. ["Have you -(crunch)- received no word -(crunch) from Titanic Studios on my -(crunch!) epic yet? I'm going mad with (crunch) hunger."]
    Garret McBard
  10. 9. ["Ladies and gentlemen, let me spin you a tale..."]
    Mitzi of the Movies
  11. 10. ["By a very popular vote, the graduating class of February, 1947 of the John Bartram High School has selected "Sheena" as their class mascot."]
  12. 11. A Man's Pastime
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  • Gary L. Watson
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