(January 6, 1943)

Fawcett, 1940 Series
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Volume
2
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
Monthly
On-sale date
1942-12-09
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Fawcett Publications, Inc.
Brand
A Fawcett Publication [Triangle]
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Golden Age U.S.
Paper Stock
Newsprint interior; Glossy cover
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, 1943, New Series, Vol. 38, No. 1.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Mary Marvel / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Marc Swayze
Inks
Marc Swayze
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Mary Marvel [Mary Batson]; Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]; Captain Marvel Jr. [Freddy Freeman]; Shazam
Reprints

Wow Wishes You a Merry Christmas! (Table of Contents: 1)

Mary Marvel / table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Mary Marvel [Mary Batson]

The Night Before Xmas (Table of Contents: 2)

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

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
Marc Swayze
Inks
Marc Swayze
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Mary Marvel [Mary Batson]; Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]; Mr. Scarlet [Brian Butler]; Pinky [Pinkerton "Pinky" Butler]

Indexer Notes

First Mary Marvel strip.

Last appearance in Captain Marvel Adventures #19.

Last Ship From Marseilles (Table of Contents: 3)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Nathaniel Nitkin
Letters
typeset

The Mystery of the Make-Believe Mastermind (Table of Contents: 4)

Mr. Scarlet and Pinky / comic story / 14 pages (report information)

Script
Henry Perkins (plot); ? (script)
Pencils
Jack Binder studio
Inks
Jack Binder studio
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Mr. Scarlet [Brian Butler]; Pinky [Pinkerton "Pinky" Butler]

Indexer Notes

Brian Butler loses his job as DA.

Plot and art credit revision per Will Murray in Alter Ego #157 (March 2019).

Down Under (Table of Contents: 5)

The Phantom Eagle / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
aviation
Characters
The Phantom Eagle [Mickey Malone]

Creepy Fantasy (Table of Contents: 6)

Spooks / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Dave Berg
Pencils
Dave Berg
Inks
Dave Berg
Colors
?
Letters
?

Indexer Notes

last Spooks story; contents page title

The Terrific Toy (Table of Contents: 7)

Commando Yank / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Commando Yank [Chase Yale]
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Mary Marvel
  2. 1. Wow Wishes You a Merry Christmas!
    Mary Marvel
  3. 2. The Night Before Xmas
    Mary Marvel
  4. 3. Last Ship From Marseilles
  5. 4. The Mystery of the Make-Believe Mastermind
    Mr. Scarlet and Pinky
  6. 5. Down Under
    The Phantom Eagle
  7. 6. Creepy Fantasy
    Spooks
  8. 7. The Terrific Toy
    Commando Yank
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Craig Delich
  • Len Wolinsky
  • Peter Croome
  • Gregory Fischer
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