(February 12, 1943)

Fawcett, 1941 Series
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Volume
4
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
Every three weeks
On-sale date
1943-01-27
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Fawcett Publications, Inc.
Brand
A Fawcett Publication [Triangle]
Editing
Rod Reed?
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, 1943, New Series, Vol. 38, No. 1.


The Honesty Ray (Table of Contents)

Captain Marvel / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hold that pose, Adolf!
Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]; Adolf Hitler; Joseph Goebbels; Hermann Goring
Reprints

[Contents Page] (Table of Contents: 1)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

The Sinister Soothsayer (Table of Contents: 2)

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

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]; Steamboat; The Soothsayer [Nostradamus]; first appearance; death)

The Honesty Ray (Table of Contents: 3)

Captain Marvel / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]; Adolf Hitler (villain)

Indexer Notes

Beck art credits confirmed in article by Beck in Alter Ego #135 (September, 2015).

Past Into Present (Table of Contents: 4)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Carl G. Hodges
Letters
typeset

Genre
war

The Imported Ghost (Table of Contents: 5)

Captain Marvel / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]

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

Daniel Boone, Jr. / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Oh boy, Hopalong Cassidy is playing...
Genre
humor; children

Gets the Bird (Table of Contents: 7)

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

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

The Time He Didn't Show Up (Table of Contents: 8)

Captain Marvel / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
C. C. Beck shop
Inks
C. C. Beck shop
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]; Steamboat Bill
Synopsis
When Billy loses his voice due to a cold and sore throat, Steamboat steps in to offer a unique way Captain Marvel to still perform his job.

Indexer Notes

Art revision by Craig Delich from C. C. Beck ? to shop, per P.C. Hamerlinck in Alter Ego #145 (March 2017).

Captain Marvel does not appear in even one panel in this story.

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

Comix Cards / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Mary Marvel; Golden Arrow

Indexer Notes

On back cover.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Honesty Ray
    Captain Marvel
  2. 1. [Contents Page]
  3. 2. The Sinister Soothsayer
    Captain Marvel
  4. 3. The Honesty Ray
    Captain Marvel
  5. 4. Past Into Present
  6. 5. The Imported Ghost
    Captain Marvel
  7. 6. ["Oh boy, Hopalong Cassidy is playing..."]
    Daniel Boone, Jr.
  8. 7. Gets the Bird
    Captain Kid
  9. 8. The Time He Didn't Show Up
    Captain Marvel
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Comix Cards
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Merlin Haas
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Craig Delich
  • Kyle "The Dagger" Sullivan
  • Del Gruber
  • Michael Hoskin
  • Peter Croome
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Gary L. Watson
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • Daniel Smith
  • Mike Nielsen