(April 1947)

Fiction House, 1942 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
every other month
On-sale date
1947-01-15
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Flying Stories, Inc.
Brand
Fiction House Magazines
Editing
Jack Byrne (Managing Editor)
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Golden Age US
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

Indicia title is Ranger Comics; cover (and SOO) title is Rangers Comics.
SOO says 'no editor'

The on-sale date is from the publication date recorded in the Catalog of Copyright Entries, Third Series, Vol. 1, Part 2, Nos. 1&2, Periodicals, 1946-1947.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Joe Doolin
Inks
Joe Doolin
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure

The Super 7 of the Comics (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

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

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

Firehair / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
? [as John Starr]
Pencils
Bob Lubbers (signed)
Inks
Bob Lubbers (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
When the wild winds of winter swept coldly across the Dakota plains...
Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Firehair, queen of the sagebrush frontier [Lynn Cabot]
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3)

Tiger Man / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
? [as Eric Marlin]
Pencils
John Celardo
Inks
John Celardo
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Tugboats tooted deliriously in the harbor and school bells tolled proudly!
Genre
detective-mystery
Characters
Tiger Man [Lt. Robert Benton]; Mayor Finger

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

Poor Pierre / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
? [as Bob Doyle]
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Lots of jobs and no work here, bub.
Genre
humor

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5)

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

Script
? [as R. W. Colt]
Pencils
Charles Sultan
Inks
Charles Sultan
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The sea must claim its ships_ and Morgan must own his farm...
Genre
adventure
Characters
Sky Rangers; del Monico (villainess)

Why? (Table of Contents: 6)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
? [as Willis Bourke]
Letters
typeset

Genre
crime

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7)

Werewolf Hunter / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
? [as Armand Broussard]
Pencils
Lily Renee (signed)
Inks
Lily Renee (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
It was with deep regret that I heard of the death of Jonathan Sorley,...
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Professor Armand Broussard [the Werewolf Hunter]; Phyllis (his niece)
Keywords
weird

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

Ben Blueridge / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

Script
? [as Joe Birch]
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Listen, Ben. Only seconds to go and we...
Genre
humor
Characters
Ben Blueridge

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

Glory Forbes / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
? [as Bob Hickok]
Pencils
Maurice Whitman
Inks
Maurice Whitman
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hey, she's the belle of the (basket) ball!
Genre
crime
Characters
Glory Forbes

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10)

Crusoe Island / comic story / 6.67 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Howard Larsen (signed)
Inks
Howard Larsen (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
No physical escape seems possible from their sea locked prison...
Genre
adventure
Characters
the castaway trio: Connie Courtney; Loo Fey; Paul Harris

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 11)

statement of ownership / 0.33 page (report information)

Letters
typeset
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. The Super 7 of the Comics
  3. 2. ["When the wild winds of winter swept coldly across the Dakota plains..."]
    Firehair
  4. 3. ["Tugboats tooted deliriously in the harbor and school bells tolled proudly!"]
    Tiger Man
  5. 4. ["Lots of jobs and no work here, bub."]
    Poor Pierre
  6. 5. ["The sea must claim its ships_ and Morgan must own his farm..."]
    Sky Rangers
  7. 6. Why?
  8. 7. ["It was with deep regret that I heard of the death of Jonathan Sorley,..."]
    Werewolf Hunter
  9. 8. ["Listen, Ben. Only seconds to go and we..."]
    Ben Blueridge
  10. 9. ["Hey, she's the belle of the (basket) ball!"]
    Glory Forbes
  11. 10. ["No physical escape seems possible from their sea locked prison..."]
    Crusoe Island
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
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