(May 1947)

Fawcett, 1940 Series
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Volume
15
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
Monthly
On-sale Date
1947-03-07
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Fawcett Publications, Inc.
Brand
A Fawcett Publication
Editing
Will Lieberson
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding
Saddle-Stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

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.


Captain Marvel and the Clock of San Lajardo (Table of Contents)

Captain Marvel / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
C. C. Beck
Inks
C. C. Beck
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Holy moley! An earthquake!
Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain Marvel; Golden Arrow (inset)
Keywords
clocks; serapes; sombreros

The Clock of San Lojardo (Table of Contents: 1)

Captain Marvel / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Woolfolk
Pencils
Kurt Schaffenberger
Inks
Kurt Schaffenberger
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero

How to Eat Spaghetti without Getting Wetty (Table of Contents: 2)

The Culture Corner / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Basil Wolverton
Pencils
Basil Wolverton
Inks
Basil Wolverton
Colors
Basil Wolverton
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Croucher K. Conk
Reprints

In Name Only (Table of Contents: 3)

Wilbur the Waiter / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor

The Dry Gulch Massacre (Table of Contents: 4)

Golden Arrow / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bernie Krigstein
Inks
Bernie Krigstein
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Golden Arrow; White Wind (horse); Tex; Rick
Synopsis
A white man is killed by an arrow, and Tex leads a posse to punish the peaceful Indians. Golden Arrow finds out the arrow was not made by Indians and that somebody in Dry Gulch is behind the trouble.

Indexer Notes

The artwork, especially the unrealistic horses are exact matches, almost like traced copies of horses found in Krigstein's stories in #81 and #84.

A Sight for Sore Eyes (Table of Contents: 5)

Doc Sorebones / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor

Wicky's Wild Alligator (Table of Contents: 6)

Wicky and O'Shawnessy / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Rod Reed
Letters
Typeset

The Golden Whale (Table of Contents: 7)

Ibis the Invincible / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero

Indexer Notes

Originally credited to Gus Ricca, but there are none of his broad rounded chins and jaws, or squinting eyes. Compare Ibis in #86.

Bugs! Bugs! Bugs! (Table of Contents: 8)

Giggle Gags / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Captain Marvel and the Clock of San Lajardo
    Captain Marvel
  2. 1. The Clock of San Lojardo
    Captain Marvel
  3. 2. How to Eat Spaghetti without Getting Wetty
  4. 3. In Name Only
    Wilbur the Waiter
  5. 4. The Dry Gulch Massacre
  6. 5. A Sight for Sore Eyes
    Doc Sorebones
  7. 6. Wicky's Wild Alligator
    Wicky and O'Shawnessy
  8. 7. The Golden Whale
    Ibis the Invincible
  9. 8. Bugs! Bugs! Bugs!
    Giggle Gags
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