(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 ?

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. Class B periodical. Copyright number B 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
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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
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