(May 1944)

Fawcett, 1941 Series
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Volume
6
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
60
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1944-03-31
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Fawcett Publications, Inc.
Brand
A Fawcett Magazine
Editing
J. B. Magill
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

Circulation: 1,360,524 (data from Audit Bureau of Circulation via Russ Mahera)

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.


The World of Largeness (Table of Contents)

Captain Marvel / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Kurt Schaffenberger ?
Inks
Kurt Schaffenberger ?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Holy moley! It-it's myself in miniature!
Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson] (also inset)
Reprints
Keywords
microscope

Captain Marvel Presents (Table of Contents: 1)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

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

Radar, the International Policeman (Table of Contents: 2)

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

Script
?
Pencils
C. C. Beck
Inks
C. C. Beck; ? (Beck Studio)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]; Radar [Pep Pepper]; (introduction, origin); Bob Hope; Dorothy Lamour; Franklin D. Roosevelt (as voice in darkness); Joseph Stalin (as voice in darkness); Winston Churchill (as voice in darkness); Chang Kai-Shek (as voice in darkness); Adolf Hitler (villain); Hermann Goering (villain)

Indexer Notes

Next appearance in Master Comics #50.

Inker revision from solely Beck by Craig Delich per Alter Ego #156 (January 2019).

Escape from Two-Way Death! (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Adventures of "R.C." and Quickie / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Action In Indianapolis (Table of Contents: 4)

Captain Marvel / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]; Percy Discord (first appearance, Sterling Morris's nephew)

Indexer Notes

City story: Indianapolis, IN

Captain Marvel Speaking (Table of Contents: 5)

Captain Marvel / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]

Indexer Notes

paper-drive feature

Victory Lumberjack (Table of Contents: 6)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Carl G. Hodges
Letters
typeset

Genre
adventure

The World of Largeness (Table of Contents: 7)

Captain Marvel / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
Pete Costanza ?
Inks
Pete Costanza ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]; Reltih (first appearance, villain, death)
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8)

Snortville Sneeze / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Notice - Alonzo Fishook, editor of the Snortville Sneeze, has lost all his reporters to the draft...
Genre
humor

The Monster Society of Evil, Chapter 14: Mr. Mind's Blitz! (Table of Contents: 9)

Captain Marvel / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain Marvel [also appears as Billy Batson]; Mr. Mind (villain)
Synopsis
Mr. Mind and his Nazi allies continue to attack the coast of Scotland from his floating island. He thaws out a woolly mammoth from his frozen island to fight Captain Marvel.
Reprints
Keywords
Nazis; Scotland; submarines; woolly mammoths; World War II

Indexer Notes

Staff art references per P. C. Hamerlinck in Alter Ego #147 (July 2017).

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The World of Largeness
    Captain Marvel
  2. 1. Captain Marvel Presents
  3. 2. Radar, the International Policeman
    Captain Marvel
  4. 3. Escape from Two-Way Death!
    Adventures of "R.C." and Quickie
  5. 4. Action In Indianapolis
    Captain Marvel
  6. 5. Captain Marvel Speaking
    Captain Marvel
  7. 6. Victory Lumberjack
  8. 7. The World of Largeness
    Captain Marvel
  9. 8. ["Notice - Alonzo Fishook, editor of the Snortville Sneeze, has lost all his reporters to the draft..."]
    Snortville Sneeze
  10. 9. The Monster Society of Evil, Chapter 14: Mr. Mind's Blitz!
    Captain Marvel
This issue was most recently modified by:
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