(December 1939)

Fox, 1939 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
Monthly
On-sale date
1939-10-12
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 found in the Catalog of Copyright Entries, Part 2, Periodicals, New Series, Volume 34, 1939, Number 4. Class B periodical. Copyright number B 433345.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Green Mask / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Lou Fine
Inks
Lou Fine
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
The Green Mask [Michael Shelby]
Reprints

[The Will of John D. Lovingston] (Table of Contents: 1)

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

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

Characters
The Green Mask [Michael Shelby]; Janette Lovingston (first appearance; villain; death)
Reprints

[The Robot Solar System] (Table of Contents: 2)

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

Script
Dick Briefer (signed)
Pencils
Dick Briefer (signed)
Inks
Dick Briefer (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure; science fiction
Characters
Rex Dexter; A robot (villain, introduction)

[Come! Come!] (Table of Contents: 3)

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

Script
Fred Schwab
Pencils
Fred Schwab [as Norman Lee]
Inks
Fred Schwab
Colors
?
Letters
Fred Schwab

River Lily and the Purr of Death (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
VILLAINS: Chen Chang; River Lily

[The World Race] (Table of Contents: 5)

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

Script
?
Pencils
George Tuska [as Floyd Kelly]
Inks
George Tuska
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
VILLAIN: Basil Rogers (Introduction)

[Big-Shot Krard's Dope Ring] (Table of Contents: 6)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Klaus Nordling [as F. Klaus]
Inks
Klaus Nordling
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
VILLAINS: Dan Krard (Introduction); Miss Henner (Introduction)
Reprints

The Case of Oil (Table of Contents: 7)

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

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

Characters
Hemlock Shomes

Mr. Death (Table of Contents: 8)

Mystery Man / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Will Eisner
Pencils
Will Eisner (illoes)
Inks
Will Eisner (illoes)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Characters
Mystery Man [Richard Alden] (first appearance); Mr. Death (first appearance, villain)

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

Captain Savage / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Arthur Peddy
Inks
Arthur Peddy
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Ki-Mung, Bloodthirsty Buccaneer
Characters
VILLAIN: Ki-Mung (Introduction)

A Trap For the Blue Beetle (Table of Contents: 10)

The Blue Beetle / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Characters
The Blue Beetle [Dan Garrett]; Dr. Franz (first appearance)
Reprints

Inspector Bancroft of Scotland Yard Smashes a Spy Ring (Table of Contents: 11)

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

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

Characters
Inspector Bancroft; Gobless (first appearance; villain)

[The Revolt of Fahid-Akra] (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]; Fahid-Akra (first appearance, villain)

[Tiger Hunt] (Table of Contents: 13)

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

Script
?
Pencils
John Lindermayer [as Mayor]
Inks
John Lindermayer
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Denny Scott

Super Sleuths (Table of Contents: 14)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Lee Harris
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Marooned At the South Pole (Table of Contents: 15)

Zanzibar / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Will Eisner?
Pencils
George Tuska [as Floyd Kelly]
Inks
George Tuska
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
VILLAINS: The Walrus Men (Introduction)
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    The Green Mask
  2. 1. [The Will of John D. Lovingston]
    The Green Mask
  3. 2. [The Robot Solar System]
    Rex Dexter
  4. 3. [Come! Come!]
    Billy Bounce
  5. 4. River Lily and the Purr of Death
    Chen Chang
  6. 5. [The World Race]
    Wing Turner
  7. 6. [Big-Shot Krard's Dope Ring]
    Lt. Drake
  8. 7. The Case of Oil
    Hemlock Shomes
  9. 8. Mr. Death
    Mystery Man
  10. 9. ["Ki-Mung, Bloodthirsty Buccaneer"]
    Captain Savage
  11. 10. A Trap For the Blue Beetle
    The Blue Beetle
  12. 11. Inspector Bancroft of Scotland Yard Smashes a Spy Ring
    Inspector Bancroft
  13. 12. [The Revolt of Fahid-Akra]
    D-13
  14. 13. [Tiger Hunt]
    Denny Scott
  15. 14. Super Sleuths
  16. 15. Marooned At the South Pole
    Zanzibar
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
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