(September 1944)

Fiction House, 1940 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia frequency
Every other month
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Love Romances Pub. Co., Inc.
Brand
Fiction House Magazines
Editing
Paul Payne (Editor)
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Slaver's Planetoid (Table of Contents)

Gale Allen and the Girl Squadron / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Joe Doolin
Inks
Joe Doolin
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Characters
Gale Allen; The Girl Squadron
Reprints

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

The Lost World / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
? [as Thornecliffe Herrick]
Pencils
Lily Renee
Inks
Lily Renee
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
A world in terror...trampled by vicious hordes...
Genre
science fiction
Characters
Sir David; Voltamen

Indexer Notes

Looks like some Ingels touchups on the faces.

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

Space Rangers / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
? [as Hugh Fitzhugh]
Pencils
Lee Elias (signed)
Inks
Lee Elias (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Ship number seven, lane 3, median 4, take off...
Genre
science fiction
Characters
The Space Rangers [Flint Baker; Reef Ryan]; Zolita (introduction); an unnamed gangster; the Queen of Xando (introduction; death); the Xandoians (introduction; death)

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

Norge Benson / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
? [as Olaf Bjorn]
Pencils
Lily Renee (signed)
Inks
Lily Renee (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Norge parks glumly on an ice cake outside...
Genre
science fiction
Characters
Norge Benson; Jolie; Kurt; Kurt's henchman; a scientist

Slaver's Planetoid (Table of Contents: 4)

Gale Allen and the Girl Squadron / comic story / 6.67 pages (report information)

Script
? [as Douglas McKee]
Pencils
Fran Hopper
Inks
Fran Hopper?; Ruth Atkinson?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Terror plied the spaceways. Ships and crews disappeared...
Genre
science fiction
Characters
Gale Allen; the Girl Squadron; A band of slavers

Indexer Notes

The story title is taken from the cover blurb. HW notes signs of Ruth Atkinson here.

Is Leonardo Da Vinci Alive Today? (Table of Contents: 5)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
? [as Montague Truex, Ph. D.]
Letters
typeset

Genre
science fiction

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

Star Pirate / comic story / 6.67 pages (report information)

Script
? [as George Vincent]
Pencils
Joe Kubert
Inks
Joe Kubert
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The racket is protection: The plan is deadly...
Genre
science fiction
Characters
Star Pirate; Gura (appears in stories through #35); Mr. Blandow (death); Lara Blandow; Space gangsters
Reprints

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

Mars, God of War / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Joe Doolin
Inks
Joe Doolin
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hate and revenge...revenge and hate...these are...
Genre
science fiction
Characters
Mars, God of War; Ralt (introduction, death); the Saurs (introduction; death); Etna
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Slaver's Planetoid
    Gale Allen and the Girl Squadron
  2. 1. ["A world in terror...trampled by vicious hordes..."]
    The Lost World
  3. 2. ["Ship number seven, lane 3, median 4, take off..."]
    Space Rangers
  4. 3. ["Norge parks glumly on an ice cake outside..."]
    Norge Benson
  5. 4. Slaver's Planetoid
    Gale Allen and the Girl Squadron
  6. 5. Is Leonardo Da Vinci Alive Today?
  7. 6. ["The racket is protection: The plan is deadly..."]
    Star Pirate
  8. 7. ["Hate and revenge...revenge and hate...these are..."]
    Mars, God of War
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Henry Steele, Hames Ware, Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.
  • Michael Hoskin
  • Peter Croome
  • Gregory Fischer
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • Henry Steele, Hames Ware, Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.