(September 1946)

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
J. F. Byrne (Managing 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)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Joe Doolin
Inks
Joe Doolin
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Characters
generic sf damsel in distress image
Reprints

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

The Lost World / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
It is 1975, and the once beautiful city...
Genre
science fiction
Characters
A scientist (intro); the Swamp People (intro); Villains: Voltamen (death)

Indexer Notes

Story takes place in 1975.

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

Futura / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
? [as John Douglas]
Pencils
Chester Martin
Inks
Chester Martin
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The brain-men of Cymradia, master race of Pan-cosmos...
Genre
science fiction
Characters
Futura [Marcia Reynolds]; Villains: Mentor; Cymradians; Jarl Nord (intro); Arborotes (intro)

Callisto (Table of Contents: 3)

Life On Other Worlds / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
science fiction

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

Auro Lord of Jupiter / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
? [as Dick Charles]
Pencils
Joe Doolin
Inks
Joe Doolin
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Auro, lord of Jupiter, had saved Earth, but...
Genre
science fiction
Characters
Auro Lord of Jupiter; Guest Stars: Dorna; Claudia; Villains: Jago (intro; death); Underworlders (death)

The Vizigraph (Table of Contents: 5)

The Vizigraph / letters page / 1 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

MA designed the logo for the letters page.

Astral World of the Mind Stealers (Table of Contents: 6)

Space Rangers / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
? [as Hugh Fitzhugh]
Pencils
Bob Lubbers (signed)
Inks
Bob Lubbers (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Characters
The Space Rangers [Flint Baker; Reef Ryan]; Guest Stars: Mary; Mercules; Villain: The Professor (intro; death)

Indexer Notes

Signed with a stylized "B" in the stem of a stylized "L" in the left corner of the splash panel.

Telecast From the Future? (Table of Contents: 7)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
? [as Gordon Roget]
Letters
typeset

Genre
science fiction

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

Star Pirate / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
? [as Len Dodson]
Pencils
Murphy Anderson
Inks
Murphy Anderson
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
See the titanic bout of the steel-sinewed robots.
Genre
science fiction
Characters
Star Pirates; Rollo (a school teacher; intro); Villain: Vasco (intro)
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9)

Mysta of the Moon / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
? [as Ross Gallun]
Pencils
Ruben Moreira
Inks
Ruben Moreira
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Attention, all wave-bands! We now transvise to Terra City...
Genre
science fiction
Characters
Mysta of the Moon; Bron (intro; death); a Bron impostor (intro); The Face (Villain, intro)
Synopsis
The Face sends a spy to replace the winner of a contest to become Mysta's pupil so that he can learn her scientific secrets. After a time, Bron, the spy, decides not to obey the Face and sides with Mysta instead, though he fears the villain will expose him.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Story continues in the following issue.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. ["It is 1975, and the once beautiful city..."]
    The Lost World
  3. 2. ["The brain-men of Cymradia, master race of Pan-cosmos..."]
    Futura
  4. 3. Callisto
    Life On Other Worlds
  5. 4. ["Auro, lord of Jupiter, had saved Earth, but..."]
    Auro Lord of Jupiter
  6. 5. The Vizigraph
    The Vizigraph
  7. 6. Astral World of the Mind Stealers
    Space Rangers
  8. 7. Telecast From the Future?
  9. 8. ["See the titanic bout of the steel-sinewed robots."]
    Star Pirate
  10. 9. ["Attention, all wave-bands! We now transvise to Terra City..."]
    Mysta of the Moon
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Dwayne Best
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Henry Steele, Hames Ware, Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.
  • Michael Hoskin
  • Gregory Fischer
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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  • Henry Steele, Hames Ware, Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.