(March 12, 1943)

Fawcett, 1942 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1943-02-10
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Fawcett Publications, Inc.
Brand
A Fawcett Publication
Editing
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Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
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)

Captain Midnight / cover / 1 page (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
I'll black them out with my blackout bomb!
Genre
adventure; aviation
Characters
Captain Midnight [Captain Jim Albright]; the Nazis
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Captain Midnight (Table of Contents: 1)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

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Captain Midnight [Captain Jim Albright]

Indexer Notes

Table of contents with illustrations, also list of Editorial Advisory Board.

Captain Midnight and the Panama Plot! (Table of Contents: 2)

Captain Midnight / comic story / 15.67 pages (report information)

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Genre
adventure; aviation
Characters
Captain Midnight [Captain Jim Albright]; Ichabod Mudd; Chuck Ramsay [SS-11]; Joyce Ryan; The Black Mikado (villain)
Synopsis
In an effort to disrupt shipping through the Panama Canal, The Black Mikado breeds mosquitoes which carry Yellow Fever.
Keywords
crocodiles; hari-kari; mosquitoes; Panama Canal; Yellow Fever

Indexer Notes

Contents page title is "The Terror of the Panama Plot".

On the Lookout for Adventure!!! (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Don Winslow of the Navy / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

Blood On Books (Table of Contents: 4)

Red Skye / text story / 2 pages (report information)

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Genre
adventure
Characters
Red Skye

Presenting Ichabod Mudd, Cowboy! (Table of Contents: 5)

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

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Genre
adventure; aviation
Characters
Captain Midnight [Captain Jim Albright]; Ichabod Mudd [Icky]; Jed Wayne (ranch owner); Mary Wayne (Jed's daughter); Dick Wayne (Jed's soldier son); von Blitz (villain); other un-named Nazis (villains)
Synopsis
Captain Midnight comes face to face with a band of Nazis who seek to sabotage the U.S. beef industry.
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Keywords
Blackout Bomb

Indexer Notes

Story title taken from the contents page.

The Dread Secret of the "A. F." (Table of Contents: 6)

Captain Midnight / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

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Genre
adventure; aviation
Characters
Captain Midnight [Captain Jim Albright]

Indexer Notes

Story title taken from the contents page.

Don't Miss Hopalong Cassidy (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

Hopalong Cassidy / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

The Stars of the Comics Can Bang the Axis... (Table of Contents: 8)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

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Characters
Captain Marvel (cameo); Captain Marvel, Jr. (cameo); Mary Marvel (cameo); Spy Smasher (cameo); Bulletman (cameo); Captain Midnight (cameo)

Indexer Notes

Public service announcement promoting the sale of war bonds and stamps. Illustrated with headshots of the Fawcett characters.

Some Tooting about Zoot-Suiting (Table of Contents: 9)

Little Sneezer / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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Genre
humor
Characters
Little Sneezer
Synopsis
Pete the tailor is selling unpatriotic zoot suits, that use excess fabric.
Keywords
World War II; zoot-suit

Broadcast of Death (Table of Contents: 10)

Captain Midnight / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

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Genre
adventure; aviation
Characters
Captain Midnight [Captain Jim Albright]; The Secret Squadron; Mr. Phadman (radio emcee); Dr. Lanzer (radio quiz contestant, death); Baron Wolfmann (villain); Heinrich (villain); other un-named Nazis (villains)
Synopsis
The Nazis try to sabotage a short-wave radio operation broadcasting news to occupied countries.
Reprints
Keywords
broadcasting transmitter; ferry; radio; Secret Squadron Bases (A-3 A-5 A-9); short-wave; submarine; the Nazis; Transcontinental Broadcasting System
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["I'll black them out with my blackout bomb!"]
    Captain Midnight
  2. 1. Captain Midnight
  3. 2. Captain Midnight and the Panama Plot!
    Captain Midnight
  4. 3. On the Lookout for Adventure!!!
    Don Winslow of the Navy
  5. 4. Blood On Books
    Red Skye
  6. 5. Presenting Ichabod Mudd, Cowboy!
    Captain Midnight
  7. 6. The Dread Secret of the "A. F."
    Captain Midnight
  8. 7. Don't Miss Hopalong Cassidy
    Hopalong Cassidy
  9. 8. The Stars of the Comics Can Bang the Axis...
  10. 9. Some Tooting about Zoot-Suiting
    Little Sneezer
  11. 10. Broadcast of Death
    Captain Midnight
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