(March 1950)

Fox, 1950 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
Bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Hero Books, Inc.
Editing
Victor Fox [as Victor S. Fox]
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was ongoing

Issue Notes

editing credit from this issue's statement of ownership


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
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Inks
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Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance
Synopsis
A woman with her hair down sits at her dressing table. A man is seen reflected in her mirror. He is using the telephone. The woman peers seductively over her shoulder and asks him, "Can't that business wait?"

I Sold My Love (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Paul Gattuso ?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance
Characters
Eve Booth; Larry Booth (fireman, Eve's first husband); Ken Rand (Eve's second husband); Dickie Booth; Mr. Shaw; Mrs. Frank; Lefty
Synopsis
Eve Booth, a young widow, seeks a rich husband at a posh resort. She marries Ken Rand but discovers he is a vicious card shark. She regrets having married him. When Rand is killed in a police shoot-out, Eve looks forward to a better life.

Indexer Notes

Story begins on inside front cover.

I Was a Farmer's Girl (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 10 pages (report information)

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Inks
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Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance
Characters
Opal Roberts; Prescott Taylor; Zelda Williams; Miss Simms; Mr. Roberts; Mrs. Roberts
Synopsis
Opal Roberts, a rich city girl, marries Prescott Taylor, an agricultural school graduate, and cheerfully works beside him on his dilapidated farm. When she suspects her husband is having an affair with neighbor Zelda Williams, she returns to the city and contemplates divorce. A visit from Zelda convinces her of his innocence and Opal returns happily to her husband.

My Love Was a Secret (Table of Contents: 3)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
romance
Characters
Mary; Silver Boy
Synopsis
Mary and Silver Boy, a radio crooner, are husband and wife. Silver Boy asks Mary to keep their marriage a secret to hoodwink his many teenage female fans who like to think him an eligible bachelor. Mary grows suspicious at this request and believes her husband may be a philanderer or (worse) a bigamist, and plots to expose him during his radio show. Silver Boy however announces his marriage on the show, and, spotting Mary in the audience, calls her to the stage. The couple embrace to audience applause and Mary asks his forgiveness for her suspicions.
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Foreign Born! (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 8.67 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
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Inks
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Colors
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Letters
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Genre
romance
Characters
Olga Bardo; Tod Longa; Bob; Miss Wilson; Mary; Mrs. Longa; Mr. Bardo; Mrs. Bardo; Mimi
Synopsis
Olga Bardo grows up embarassed about her ethnicity, her parents, and her home. She gets a job in a large office and happily dates a co-worker, Tod Longa, but keeps her home life a secret. Tod discovers Olga is embarassed about her home and parents. He too is foreign born but proud of his heritage. He resents Olga's feelings and drops her. Olga grows closer to her parents and learns to appreciate her background. Tod re-enters her life and they resume their relationship.

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

statement of ownership / 0.33 page (report information)

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Letters
typeset

Send Today (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Kill These Hair-Destroying Germs with Ward's Formula (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Miss Lee - Fashions, Inc. (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

America's Smartest Cottons (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. I Sold My Love
  3. 2. I Was a Farmer's Girl
  4. 3. My Love Was a Secret
  5. 4. Foreign Born!
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
  7. 6. Send Today
  8. 7. Kill These Hair-Destroying Germs with Ward's Formula
  9. 8. Miss Lee - Fashions, Inc.
  10. 9. America's Smartest Cottons
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  • Jim Van Dore
  • Kathryn Wright
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  • Michael Hoskin
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