(January 1945)

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
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Space Rangers / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Joe Doolin
Inks
Joe Doolin
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction

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

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
In the control tower of space outpost seven...
Genre
science fiction
Characters
The Space Rangers [Flint Baker; Reef Ryan]; Adora (intro); A tribe of aliens (intro; death; villains)
Reprints

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

Star Pirate / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
? [as George Vincent]
Pencils
Murphy Anderson
Inks
Murphy Anderson
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
In Star Pirate's hidden workshop:
Genre
science fiction
Characters
Star Pirate; Viceroy Andoran (intro; villain)

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

Gale Allen / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Fran Hopper (signed)
Inks
Fran Hopper (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
There were three survivors: Gale Allen, a lawbreaker...
Genre
science fiction
Characters
Gale Allen; A professor (intro; death); a prisoner (intro)

Venus (Table of Contents: 4)

Life On Other Worlds / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Murphy Anderson (signed)
Inks
Murphy Anderson (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Reprints

Murder In the Stars (Table of Contents: 5)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
? [as Garold S. Hatfield]
Pencils
Fran Hopper (signed)
Inks
Fran Hopper (signed)
Letters
typeset

Genre
science fiction

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

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

Script
? [as Ross Gallun]
Pencils
Joe Doolin
Inks
Joe Doolin
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
One evening a transparent shape enters the planet...
Genre
science fiction
Characters
Mars, God of War; Nator (intro); the Gonds (intro); Villains: Aura (intro; death); Emperor Jando (intro)

Indexer Notes

The phrase "God of War" appears on the cover blurb but not on the story.

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

The Lost World / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Oh, Hunt! Come and look! Here's a picture...
Genre
science fiction
Characters
A professor (intro; death); Voltamen (villains; death)
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Space Rangers
  2. 1. ["In the control tower of space outpost seven..."]
    Space Rangers
  3. 2. ["In Star Pirate's hidden workshop:"]
    Star Pirate
  4. 3. ["There were three survivors: Gale Allen, a lawbreaker..."]
    Gale Allen
  5. 4. Venus
    Life On Other Worlds
  6. 5. Murder In the Stars
  7. 6. ["One evening a transparent shape enters the planet..."]
    Mars, God of War
  8. 7. ["Oh, Hunt! Come and look! Here's a picture..."]
    The Lost World
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