(April 1944)

Fiction House, 1940 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
Monthly
On-sale Date
1944-02-08
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Wings Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand
Fiction House Magazines
Editing
J.F. Byrne

Issue Notes

The on-sale date is from the publication date recorded in the Catalog of Copyright Entries, Part 2, Periodicals, 1944, New Series, Vol. 39, No. 2.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Art Saaf
Inks
Art Saaf
Colors
?

Genre
aviation; war
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Ruben Moreira
Inks
Ruben Moreira
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Well, this is it, Griper! Our advanced secret base...
Genre
war
Characters
Wong (villain, introduction, death); the Japanese (villains); A girl engineer (introduction)

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

Greasemonkey Griffin / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
? [as Kip Beales]
Pencils
Alex Blum
Inks
Alex Blum; ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Griffin (AWOL from KP) condescends to impress some...
Genre
war
Characters
The Nazis (villains)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3)

Suicide Smith / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
? [as Capt. A. E. Carruthers]
Pencils
Graham Ingels
Inks
Graham Ingels
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
High above Norway's fjords, three Bristol Beauforts lance...
Genre
war
Characters
The Nazis (villains); Greta (introduction); Eric the Red (cameo, as a corpse)

Sergeant Maynard Harrison Smith (Table of Contents: 4)

Yank Aces of World War II / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Fran Hopper
Inks
Fran Hopper
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
aviation; biography; war

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

Skull Squad / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
? [as Ace Atkins]
Pencils
Robert Webb
Inks
Robert Webb; ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Returning from a raid on Japan, the skull...
Genre
war
Characters
Komura (villain, introduction); the Japanese (villains)

Vikings of War Skies (Table of Contents: 6)

Wing Tips / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ruth Atkinson
Inks
Ruth Atkinson
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; aviation

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

Jane Martin / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
? [as F. E. Lincoln]
Pencils
Lily Renee
Inks
Lily Renee
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Somewhere in England:" "Because of your perfect Italian...
Genre
war
Characters
Lascadi (villain, introduction); the Nazis (villains)

n/a (Table of Contents: 8)

Wings' Air Mail / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Ten Jerks and a Jinx (Table of Contents: 9)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
? [as Eric Somers]
Letters
typeset

Genre
war

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

Clipper Kirk / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
? [as Cliff Dubois]
Pencils
Lee Elias
Inks
Lee Elias
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Through lead-laden skies, Kirk flies on a routine...
Genre
war
Characters
Hans Kronn (villain); Fritz Frisch (villain); Werner Blom (villain, introduction, death); Commandant Muller (villain, introduction)
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. ["Well, this is it, Griper! Our advanced secret base..."]
    Captain Wings
  3. 2. ["Griffin (AWOL from KP) condescends to impress some..."]
    Greasemonkey Griffin
  4. 3. ["High above Norway's fjords, three Bristol Beauforts lance..."]
    Suicide Smith
  5. 4. Sergeant Maynard Harrison Smith
    Yank Aces of World War II
  6. 5. ["Returning from a raid on Japan, the skull..."]
    Skull Squad
  7. 6. Vikings of War Skies
    Wing Tips
  8. 7. ["Somewhere in England:" "Because of your perfect Italian..."]
    Jane Martin
  9. 8. n/a
    Wings' Air Mail
  10. 9. Ten Jerks and a Jinx
  11. 10. ["Through lead-laden skies, Kirk flies on a routine..."]
    Clipper Kirk
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