(May 1945)

Fawcett, 1940 Series
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Volume
11
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly (except June and December)
On-sale Date
1945 ?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Fawcett Publications, Inc.
Brand
A Fawcett Magazine
Editing
Janice B. Magill (editor); Will Lieberson (executive editor); Sidonie M. Gruenberg (consulting editor)
Color
Color
Dimensions
10.5" x 14" (#1-6); Standard Golden Age U.S. (#7-133)
Paper Stock
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding
Saddle-Stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Captain Marvel, Jr. / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Bud Thompson
Inks
Bud Thompson
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain Marvel, Jr. [Freddy Freeman]; Radar [Pep Pepper] (inset)

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

Wheaties / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[Contents Page] (Table of Contents: 2)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
various
Inks
various
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Characters
Captain Marvel Jr. [Freddy Freeman]; Freddy Freeman; Radar [Pep Pepper] (inset); Captain Marvel [Billy Bastson] (inset)
Keywords
Mt. Mysto

Indexer Notes

Illustrated contents page plus a PSA for paper salvage.

The Jap Bargain Peace (Table of Contents: 3)

Radar, the International Policeman / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
Al Carreno
Inks
Al Carreno
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
spy
Characters
Radar [Pep Pepper]; United Nations H.Q. representatives [Trent (United States); Sir Cooke (England); Mynheer van Doone (Holland]; Manuel Kanno (Philippine underground member); Filipino guerillas; Slugger Sloane (villain, American gangster, black marketeer); un-named American gangsters (all die); The Japanese (villains, many die)
Synopsis
Radar is called to U.N. HQ to hear about various Japanese radio reports that America is getting ready to sign a separate peace with Japan, which is creating a very ticklish situation among the Allies. Radar heads to Manila to bring back proof that the radio reports are a pack of lies, all designed to create suspicion amongst Allied nations..
Keywords
Brisbane (Australia); Manila; Mt. Mysto

Flaming Rescue! (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

The Adventures of "R.C." and Quickie; Royal Crown Cola / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Terrible Tiara: Part 3: Flames of Fear (Table of Contents: 5)

Perils of Nyoka / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Rod Reed ?
Pencils
Jack Sparling
Inks
Jack Sparling
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure; crime
Characters
Nyoka Gordon; Joe (worker); Dr. Harry Gordon (Nyoka's father); Natalie Goldmine (wealthy owner of the tiara); Police Captain; Count Goldmine (villain, Natalie's husband); Goldmine's accomplices (villains)
Synopsis
Nyoka has been nearly murdered by two thugs for some unknown reason, and now faces yet getting blown up by dynamite at their hands. Meanwhile, her father has been detained on suspicion of helping her steal a $100,000 tiara.

Indexer Notes

Continued from last issue and the final episode is found in the next issue.

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

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Prophetic Press! (Table of Contents: 7)

Bulletman The Flying Detective / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jack Binder ?
Inks
Jack Binder ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Bulletman [Jim Barr]; Sergeant Kent; J. Bilyus (newspaper publisher); Marc Connors (villain, city housing builder, death); Alderman Coates (villain, Connor's partner, death); Egan (villain, newspaper editor)
Synopsis
A newspaper editor is confronted by a city housing builder, asking why the paper reported him dead, though he is very much alive. When the editor agrees to pull the story, Connors leaves and a mysterious person throws him out of a window in order to fulfll the newspaper story. When another such incident nearly occurs, Bulletman steps into the picture to solve the mystery.
Reprints
Keywords
Far Cry Press; The City (newspaper)

Hoodoo Hannigan: Chapter 33: Three Stout Hearts (Table of Contents: 8)

Hoodoo Hannigan / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Joseph J. Millard (credited)
Letters
typeset

Genre
war
Characters
Hoodoo Hannigan; Dawn Wade; Bill Anderson (guerilla leader, mention only); The Japanese (villains)
Synopsis
After a rather savage attack by the Japanese, Dawn is saved by Hoodoo, and tjhe two set out to meet Filipino underground forces who will hide the pair.
Keywords
Manila; Passig River

Indexer Notes

Continued next issue.

Captain Marvel, Jr. Meets Uncle Marvel (Table of Contents: 9)

Captain Marvel, Jr. / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
Bud Thompson
Inks
Bud Thompson
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain Marvel Jr. [Freddy Freeman]; Uncle Marvel [Dudley, first name unrevealed]; Mary Marvel [Mary Batson] (image only); Balloon Manufacturer Partnership [Henry J. Blair; Robert Shaw; John Moon (mention only); Peter McWiddle (villain)]; McWiddle's hired gunman (villain)
Synopsis
Freddy gets the chance to meet Uncle Dudley at Shazam, Inc., and learns that business has been slow for the firm. But the phone suddenly rings with a plea for help from Henry Blair, who has received a death threat from his former business associate. Marvel Junior and Uncle Marvel must try to protect several business partners in danger, and while doing so, Junior uncovers the identity of the real culprit.
Keywords
Shazam Inc.; Shazambago

Indexer Notes

Pencil and ink credits from Don Ensign via the GCD Error List (2010-8-13).

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

Educator Shoes / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Special telescope offer! (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Remove ugly blackheads or no cost (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Captain Marvel, Jr.
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Wheaties
  3. 2. [Contents Page]
  4. 3. The Jap Bargain Peace
    Radar, the International Policeman
  5. 4. Flaming Rescue!
    The Adventures of "R.C." and Quickie; Royal Crown Cola
  6. 5. The Terrible Tiara: Part 3: Flames of Fear
    Perils of Nyoka
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
  8. 7. The Prophetic Press!
    Bulletman The Flying Detective
  9. 8. Hoodoo Hannigan: Chapter 33: Three Stout Hearts
    Hoodoo Hannigan
  10. 9. Captain Marvel, Jr. Meets Uncle Marvel
    Captain Marvel, Jr.
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Educator Shoes
  12. 11. Special telescope offer!
  13. 12. Remove ugly blackheads or no cost
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