(November 1939)

Fox, 1939 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
68
Indicia frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1939-09-13
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Fox Publications, Inc.
Brand
FP
Editing
Victor Fox ?
Color
Color
Dimensions
7 1/2" x 10 1/4"
Paper Stock
Glossy Covers; Newsprint Interior
Binding
Saddle-Stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

On sale date from the publication date and volume number found in the Catalog of Copyright Entries, Part 2, Periodicals, New Series, Volume 34, 1939, Number 4. Second class periodical. Copyright number 429532.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Green Mask / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Lou Fine
Inks
Lou Fine
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
The Green Mask [Michael Shelby]
Reprints

[Nicoli, Scientist of Crime] (Table of Contents: 1)

Green Mask / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Walter Frame
Inks
Walter Frame
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
The Green Mask [Michael Shelby]; Nicoli (first appearance; villain); Tony (first appearance; villain)

[Captured By Lord Marvel] (Table of Contents: 2)

Rex Dexter / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Dick Briefer?
Pencils
Dick Briefer
Inks
Dick Briefer
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Rex Dexter; Lord Marvel (first appearance; villain; death)
Reprints

Not Wanted, No Reward!! (Table of Contents: 3)

Billy Bounce / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Fred Schwab
Pencils
Fred Schwab
Inks
Fred Schwab
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Billy Bounce

[Chen Chang's Poison Plot] (Table of Contents: 4)

Chen Chang / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Munson Paddock [as Cecilia Munson]
Inks
Munson Paddock
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Chen Chang

Among the Head-Hunters (Table of Contents: 5)

Wing Turner / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
George Tuska (Floyd Kelly)
Inks
George Tuska
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Jonson (first appearance)

[The Black Widow Murders] (Table of Contents: 6)

Lt. Drake / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Klaus Nordling
Inks
Klaus Nordling
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Lt. Drake
Reprints

[Any similarity between Shomes and Potsam to any persons...] (Table of Contents: 7)

Hemlock Shomes / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Fred Schwab
Pencils
Fred Schwab
Inks
Fred Schwab
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Hemlock Shomes
Reprints

Buried Treasure (Table of Contents: 8)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Albert Orbaan
Letters
typeset

[Bull Thompson, the Pirate] (Table of Contents: 9)

Captain Savage / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Art Peddy
Inks
Art Peddy
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Captain Savage (first appearance); Bull Thompson (first appearance; villain)
Reprints

Protection Insurance For Newsboys (Table of Contents: 10)

Blue Beetle / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Will Eisner?
Pencils
Charles Nicholas
Inks
Charles Nicholas
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
The Blue Beetle [Dan Garrett]; Bull Blackart (first appearance; villain)
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Blue Beetle gains full-sleeved (official) costume in this story

[The Waterfront Dope Smugglers] (Table of Contents: 11)

Inspector Bancroft / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Art Franklin
Inks
Art Franklin
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Inspector Bancroft
Reprints

[The Dirigible Hijacking] (Table of Contents: 12)

D-13 / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Powell?
Pencils
Bob Powell
Inks
Bob Powell
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
D-13 [Richard Anthony]; Martis Urbi (first appearance; villain)

Civil War In India (Table of Contents: 13)

Denny Scott / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
John Lindermayer
Inks
John Lindermayer
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Denny Scott

In the Underworld of Paris (Table of Contents: 14)

Zanzibar / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Will Eisner?
Pencils
George Tuska
Inks
George Tuska
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Simone (first appearance; villain)
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 15)

Super Sleuths / character profile / 1 page (report information)

Script
Lee Harris ? [as Harris] (signed)
Pencils
Lee Harris [as Harris] (signed)
Inks
Lee Harris [as Harris] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
David A. Wennerstrom (Sheriff); Marshall Stewart (law-enforcement officer in North Dakota, death); Gun-Toter "Tex" (villain)
Synopsis
After the murder of Marshall Stewart, Sheriff Wennerstrom goes on a two-year chase of the criminal, finally arresting him in a local restuarant on Arkansas.
Reprints
  • in Alter Ego (TwoMorrows, 1999 series), Vol. 3, #125 (June 2014)

Indexer Notes

Out of proper sequence.

Masthead reads "Lee Harris".

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Green Mask
  2. 1. [Nicoli, Scientist of Crime]
    Green Mask
  3. 2. [Captured By Lord Marvel]
    Rex Dexter
  4. 3. Not Wanted, No Reward!!
    Billy Bounce
  5. 4. [Chen Chang's Poison Plot]
    Chen Chang
  6. 5. Among the Head-Hunters
    Wing Turner
  7. 6. [The Black Widow Murders]
    Lt. Drake
  8. 7. [Any similarity between Shomes and Potsam to any persons...]
    Hemlock Shomes
  9. 8. Buried Treasure
  10. 9. [Bull Thompson, the Pirate]
    Captain Savage
  11. 10. Protection Insurance For Newsboys
    Blue Beetle
  12. 11. [The Waterfront Dope Smugglers]
    Inspector Bancroft
  13. 12. [The Dirigible Hijacking]
    D-13
  14. 13. Civil War In India
    Denny Scott
  15. 14. In the Underworld of Paris
    Zanzibar
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Super Sleuths
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Henry Andrews
  • Lou Mougin
  • Craig Delich
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Ray Bottorff Jr
  • Len Wolinsky
  • Nuno Miranda
  • Gregory Fischer
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin