(September 1946)

Fawcett, 1942 Series
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Volume
8
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
Monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Fawcett Publications, Incorporated
Brand
A Fawcett Publication
Editing
Will Lieberson (executive editor)
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)

Captain Midnight / cover / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
adventure; aviation
Characters
Captain Midnight [Captain Jim Albright]
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Return of the Shark! (Table of Contents: 1)

Captain Midnight / comic story / 10.66 pages (report information)

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Genre
adventure; aviation
Characters
Captain Midnight [Captain Jim Albright]; Chuck Ramsay [SS-11]; Glenn Morgan (millionaire, Tommy's father); Tommy Morgan; Gus (Tommy's bodyguard); Al (Tommy's bodyguard); Ivan Shark (villain, presumed death); The Mechanic (villain, death?); Gardo (villain, presumed death)
Synopsis
Captain Albright is demonstrating his latest invention, the "Automatic Fisherman", to a skeptical group of scientists, but when the invention proves to be a success, the evil Ivan Shark decides to have one of his men get hold of the plans and make a copy of it: for criminal purposes!
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Keywords
Automatic Fisherman; Subplane

Indexer Notes

The last 1/3 of page 11 is an illustrated advertisement for Fawcett's "Funny Animals", in which Marvel Bunny introduces his pals found in that magazine: Sherlock Monk and Chuck, Sammy Skunk and Willie Worm, and Billy the Kid and Oscar.

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

Hoppy the Marvel Bunny / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.34 page (report information)

Climbs To Success (Table of Contents: 3)

Pilot Pete / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; aviation
Characters
Pilot Pete

The Kid Who Wanted a Crack at the Japs (Table of Contents: 4)

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

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Genre
adventure; aviation
Characters
Captain Midnight [Captain Jim Albright]; the Japanese (villains)

Indexer Notes

World War II story.

The Pencil Case (Table of Contents: 5)

Richard Richard, Private Dick / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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Genre
humor; detective-mystery
Characters
Richard Richard

Sgt. Twilight Cooks a Mess of Trouble (Table of Contents: 6)

Sgt. Twilight / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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Genre
adventure; aviation
Characters
Sergeant Twilight [aka Ichabod Mudd]

Courage In Command (Table of Contents: 7)

Red Skye / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Richard Kraus (signed)
Letters
typeset

Genre
adventure
Characters
Red Skye

Flood Waters (Part 1) (Table of Contents: 8)

Johnny Blair, in the Air / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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Genre
adventure; aviation
Characters
Johnny Blair

Invention Duel to the Death! (Table of Contents: 9)

Captain Midnight / comic story / 6.66 pages (report information)

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Genre
adventure; aviation
Characters
Captain Midnight [Captain Jim Albright]; Ichabod Mudd [aka Icky]; Emil Morse (villain, inventor)
Synopsis
A criminal inventor challenges Captain Albright to a duel of inventions, but it's Captain Midnight that stops him each time. Then the two decide to have an "Invention Duel to the Death"!
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Keywords
Apex Theatre; ultra-violet ray

Indexer Notes

The last 1/3 of page 7 is titled "Captain Midnight's Air Quiz," which consists of 5 multiple choice questions for readers to answer.

Captain Midnight's Air Quiz (Table of Contents: 10)

activity / 0.34 page (report information)

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typeset

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Indexer Notes

Consists of 5 multiple choice questions for readers to answer.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Captain Midnight
  2. 1. Return of the Shark!
    Captain Midnight
  3. 2. ["Here's some good advide from Mighty Marvel Bunny!"]
    Hoppy the Marvel Bunny
  4. 3. Climbs To Success
    Pilot Pete
  5. 4. The Kid Who Wanted a Crack at the Japs
    Captain Midnight
  6. 5. The Pencil Case
    Richard Richard, Private Dick
  7. 6. Sgt. Twilight Cooks a Mess of Trouble
    Sgt. Twilight
  8. 7. Courage In Command
    Red Skye
  9. 8. Flood Waters (Part 1)
    Johnny Blair, in the Air
  10. 9. Invention Duel to the Death!
    Captain Midnight
  11. 10. Captain Midnight's Air Quiz
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