(August 1944)

Fiction House, 1938 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
Monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Real Adventures Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand
Fiction House Magazines
Editing
Claude Lapham (Editor); S.M. Iger (Art Director)
Color
Black and White (#1-8); Color (#9 onwards)
Dimensions
Tabloid:10.5 x 14 1/2 (#1-8); 8.5 x 10.5 inches (#9); Standard Golden Age U.S. (#10 onwards)
Paper Stock
Newsprint
Binding
Saddle-Stitched
Publishing Format
Was ongoing series

Valley of Monsters (Table of Contents)

Sheena / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Joe Doolin
Inks
Joe Doolin
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
jungle
Characters
Sheena; Bob
Keywords
monsters

Valley of Monsters (Table of Contents: 1)

Sheena / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
? [as W. Morgan Thomas]
Pencils
Robert Webb
Inks
David Heames; ? [shop]
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Beyond the swamps of Aro-Zan, beyond the lava...
Genre
jungle

Indexer Notes

The story title is taken from the cover.

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

ZX-5 Spies In Action / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
? [as Major Thorpe]
Pencils
Alex Blum
Inks
? [shop]
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
This is the spot, Captain! And you're sure...
Genre
spy

Indexer Notes

Definitely pencils & inks by Gus Schrotter on final panel. He's not obvious elsewhere, but it's very likely that he's here.

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

The Hawk / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
? [as Willis B. Rensie]
Pencils
Robert Webb
Inks
Ann Brewster?; [shop]
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Well, lass...there ye stand...twixt two flags...
Genre
historical

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

The Creep and Inspector Dayton / comic story / 4.66 pages (report information)

Script
? [as George Thatcher]
Pencils
Alex Blum; Henry C. Kiefer
Inks
? [shop]
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Come, come, inspector. This wave of robberies sweeping...
Genre
detective-mystery

Strange Wings (Table of Contents: 5)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Tom Alexander
Letters
typeset

Genre
war

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6)

Stuart Taylor / comic story / 5.66 pages (report information)

Script
? [as Curt Davis]
Pencils
Harvey Fuller
Inks
Harvey Fuller
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
My feet hurt, Laura! Haven't we seen enough...
Genre
science fiction

Indexer Notes

Fuller puts his initials, HKF, in the lower left corner of the map on page two.

[The Jennifer Kent Case] (Table of Contents: 7)

The Ghost Gallery / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
? [as Drew Murdoch]
Pencils
Alex Blum
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Confidential record from the files of Drew Murdoch.
Genre
detective-mystery
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Very good inks. Could this be Jack Kamen or Al Feldstein who is making Blum look so good?

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Valley of Monsters
    Sheena
  2. 1. Valley of Monsters
    Sheena
  3. 2. ["This is the spot, Captain! And you're sure..."]
    ZX-5 Spies In Action
  4. 3. ["Well, lass...there ye stand...twixt two flags..."]
    The Hawk
  5. 4. ["Come, come, inspector. This wave of robberies sweeping..."]
    The Creep and Inspector Dayton
  6. 5. Strange Wings
  7. 6. ["My feet hurt, Laura! Haven't we seen enough..."]
    Stuart Taylor
  8. 7. [The Jennifer Kent Case]
    The Ghost Gallery
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Henry Steele, Hames Ware, Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Michael Hoskin
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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  • Henry Steele, Hames Ware, Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.
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