(October 1943)

Fiction House, 1940 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
60
Indicia frequency:
every other month
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Fight Stories, Inc.
Brand:
Fiction House Magazines
Editing:
Claude Lapham (Editor); S.M. Iger (Art Director)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Blood Vengeance of the Lightning Legion (Table of Contents)

Rip Carson / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Ruben Moreira (signed)
Inks:
Ruben Moreira (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
war
Characters:
Rip Carson
Reprints:
Keywords:
stereotyping of the Japanese; United States Army; World War II

Indexer Notes

The title and cover scene have nothing to do with the story in this issue

Who is Commando Ranger? (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2)

Rip Carson / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as Rollin W. Bell]
Pencils:
Ruben Moreira (signed)
Inks:
Ruben Moreira (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
A speeding plane carrying an important passenger is suddenly caught...
Genre:
war
Characters:
Rip Carson

Indexer Notes

As is often the case with FH comics, the cover has nothing to do with the story in the issue. There's no 'blood vengeance', there's no 'lightning legion', and there's no scene matching the cover.

Viva, Gaucho (Table of Contents: 3)

Senorita Rio / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as Morgan Hawkins]
Pencils:
Nick Viscardi?; Art Saaf?
Inks:
Nick Viscardi?; Art Saaf?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
spy
Characters:
Señorita Rio [Consuela Maria Ascencion De Las Vegas]; Señor Vargez (Argentinian diplomat)

Indexer Notes

title is from the cover

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

Hooks Devlin / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as John Campbell]
Pencils:
Robert Webb; ?
Inks:
? (shop)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
A shabby room in the slum section of...
Genre:
spy
Characters:
Hooks Devlin

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5)

Kayo Kirby / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as Chuck Walker]
Pencils:
?
Inks:
Jack Kamen?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
In this corner, Kayo Kirby with his worrybird...
Genre:
sports
Characters:
Kayo Kirby

The Bright Blade of Courage (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Karen Karol (signed)
Inks:
Karen Karol (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction; war

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

Chip Collins / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as Ted Torrence]
Pencils:
John Cassone (signed)
Inks:
John Cassone (signed); Al Feldstein?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
Not all the fighters for democracy wear uniforms...
Genre:
war
Characters:
Chip Collins

Comrade Hellcat (Table of Contents: 8)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as George Tracy]
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
war

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

Dusty Rhodes / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as Bob Bristol]
Pencils:
?
Inks:
? (shop)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
Definition of trouble: The US marines, a parcel...
Genre:
war
Characters:
Dusty Rhodes

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

Shark Brodie / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as Tom Tracy]
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
This is the enemy! Every atoll of the...
Genre:
war
Characters:
Shark Brodie
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Blood Vengeance of the Lightning Legion
    Rip Carson
  2. 1. Who is Commando Ranger?
    Commando Ranger
  3. 2. ["A speeding plane carrying an important passenger is suddenly caught..."]
    Rip Carson
  4. 3. Viva, Gaucho
    Senorita Rio
  5. 4. ["A shabby room in the slum section of..."]
    Hooks Devlin
  6. 5. ["In this corner, Kayo Kirby with his worrybird..."]
    Kayo Kirby
  7. 6. The Bright Blade of Courage
  8. 7. ["Not all the fighters for democracy wear uniforms..."]
    Chip Collins
  9. 8. Comrade Hellcat
  10. 9. ["Definition of trouble: The US marines, a parcel..."]
    Dusty Rhodes
  11. 10. ["This is the enemy! Every atoll of the..."]
    Shark Brodie
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Henry Steele, Hames Ware, Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.
  • Len Wolinsky
  • Michael Hoskin
  • Gregory Fischer
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Lou Mougin
  • Peter Croome
  • Henry Steele, Hames Ware, Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.