(April 1945)

Fawcett, 1941 Series
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Volume
8
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia frequency
Monthly (except June and December issues)
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Fawcett Publications, Inc.
Brand
A Fawcett Magazine
Editing
J. B. Magill; Will Lieberson (executive editor); Sidonie M. Gruenberg (consulting editor)
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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Captain Marvel / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]

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

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

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

Characters
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]; Shazam
Synopsis
Table of contents and a PSA asking kids to collect and turn in paper for the war effort.

The Blood Bank Robberies (Table of Contents: 2)

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

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]; Dr. Crowder; Mr. Morris; Johnny; Dr. Curtis
Synopsis
Captain Marvel must stop the gang that is robbing Blood Banks.

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

Dopey Danny Dee / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
George Marko
Inks
George Marko
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Business is so slow, even I'm not tired from the work
Genre
humor
Characters
Danny Dee
Synopsis
Danny decides to give himself a shave.

It's a Knockout! (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Captain Marvel Club / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Wheaties / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Captain Marvel Gets Mothered (Table of Contents: 6)

Captain Marvel / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]; Steamboat; Mr. Morris; Mrs. Sadie Simpson
Synopsis
Mrs. Simpson wants to be a mother to Billy Batson.

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

Volto From Mars; Grape Nuts Cereal / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Sergeant Sandy / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Beans! Beans! Beans!
Genre
humor; military
Characters
Sergeant Sandy
Synopsis
Sergeant Sandy tries to order a sandwich.

Hoya, the Fugitive (Table of Contents: 9)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Arthur Lane
Letters
typeset

The Monster Society of Evil Ch. 24: The Undersea Monster Brigade (Table of Contents: 10)

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

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]; Mr. Mind (villain); Herkimer (villain); Monster Brigade (first appearance; villain)
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Captain Marvel
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Captain Marvel
  3. 2. The Blood Bank Robberies
    Captain Marvel
  4. 3. ["Business is so slow, even I'm not tired from the work"]
    Dopey Danny Dee
  5. 4. It's a Knockout!
    Captain Marvel Club
  6. 5. ["I should have warned you about shaking hands with Willie."]
    Wheaties
  7. 6. Captain Marvel Gets Mothered
    Captain Marvel
  8. 7. ["A shark! Hey! Look out!"]
    Volto From Mars; Grape Nuts Cereal
  9. 8. ["Beans! Beans! Beans!"]
    Sergeant Sandy
  10. 9. Hoya, the Fugitive
  11. 10. The Monster Society of Evil Ch. 24: The Undersea Monster Brigade
    Captain Marvel
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Michael Hoskin
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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  • Daniel Smith
  • Mike Nielsen