(January (February) 1946)

Fawcett, 1942 Series
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Volume
6
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1946-01-11
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Fawcett Publications, Incorporated
Brand
A Fawcett Magazine
Editing
Wendell Crowley
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Golden Age U.S.
Paper Stock
Newsprint interior; Glossy cover
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

Cover number is #35 and cover date is February, but interior is numbered #34 and dated January.

The on-sale date is from the publication date recorded in the Catalog of Copyright Entries, Third Series, Vol. 1, Part 2, Nos. 1&2, Periodicals, 1946-1947.


[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]; Sivana, Jr.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

The cover depicts Sivana, Jr., who appears next in #36, not this issue.

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

Frontispiece / credits, title page / 1 page (report information)

Twenty-Four Hours to Live! (Table of Contents: 2)

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

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain Marvel, Jr. [Freddy Freeman]; Sivana (villain); Dr. Elijah Longlife (first appearance)

Indexer Notes

The story is possibly inspired by Robert A. Heinlein's "Lifeline".
Art credits by Don Ensign.

A Matter of Money! (Table of Contents: 3)

Rubbernose Randolph / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Art Helfant
Pencils
Art Helfant
Inks
Art Helfant
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor

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

Boxcar Benny / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hey mister, how's about a lift?
Genre
humor

The Return of the Antbear! (Table of Contents: 5)

Captain Marvel, Jr. / comic story / 6.67 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Woolfolk
Pencils
Mac Raboy ?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain Marvel, Jr. [Freddy Freeman]; J. Billings (an explorer); Antbear; Sherman Shootum (villain)
Synopsis
A rare striped panda is donated by an explorer to a private zoo and is caged with an Antbear. But a rival explorer, Sherman Shootum, sends his men to the zoo to steal the panda, and Captain Marvel Jr. uses the Antbear as a bloodhound to track down the panda.
Keywords
zoo

Indexer Notes

The Antbear (really a giant anteater), termed in this story as "the World's Dumbest Animal", was first seen in Captain Marvel Jr. #33.

Statement of the Ownership, Management Circulation, Etc. (Table of Contents: 6)

statement of ownership / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
Gordon Fawcett
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

For October 1st, 1945; notarized May 18, 1945.

Gives Joe a Nightmare! (Table of Contents: 7)

Rubbernose Randolph / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Art Helfant
Pencils
Art Helfant
Inks
Art Helfant
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor

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

Boxcar Benny / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I hope one of these cars stops soon, I'm very tired.
Genre
humor

Ali's Father Talks Turkey (Table of Contents: 9)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Bert Mills
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Ends with a Prisoner of War Fact Sheet that covers the prisoners of war within the continental United States as of February 10th, 1945. It includes counts by nationality, number of camps by type, and type of work performed by the prisoners.

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

Opportunity Knoxx / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The man power shortage has made the laundry situation very critical...
Genre
humor
Keywords
laundry; robot

The Underworld Tournament! (Table of Contents: 11)

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]

Indexer Notes

Art credits by Don Ensign.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Captain Marvel, Jr.
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Frontispiece
  3. 2. Twenty-Four Hours to Live!
    Captain Marvel, Jr.
  4. 3. A Matter of Money!
    Rubbernose Randolph
  5. 4. ["Hey mister, how's about a lift?"]
    Boxcar Benny
  6. 5. The Return of the Antbear!
    Captain Marvel, Jr.
  7. 6. Statement of the Ownership, Management Circulation, Etc.
  8. 7. Gives Joe a Nightmare!
    Rubbernose Randolph
  9. 8. ["I hope one of these cars stops soon, I'm very tired."]
    Boxcar Benny
  10. 9. Ali's Father Talks Turkey
  11. 10. ["The man power shortage has made the laundry situation very critical..."]
    Opportunity Knoxx
  12. 11. The Underworld Tournament!
    Captain Marvel, Jr.
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