(June 1947)

Fawcett, 1942 Series
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Volume
9
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
Monthly
On-sale date
1947
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Fawcett Publications, Incorporated
Brand
A Fawcett Publication
Editing
Will Lieberson (executive editor); Roy Ald (editor)
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

Index updated from information provided by Lou Mougin through the GCD Error list and a scan from http://goldenagecomics.co.uk/.


Wrath of the Avenger! (Table of Contents)

Captain Midnight / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Charles Tomsey ?
Inks
Charles Tomsey ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure; aviation
Characters
Captain Midnight [Captain Jim "Red" Albright]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Art credits by Craig Delich.

[Contents Page] (Table of Contents: 1)

Captain Midnight / foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure; aviation
Characters
Captaion Midnight [Captain Jim "Red" Albright]

Wrath of the Avenger! (Table of Contents: 2)

Captain Midnight / comic story / 8.67 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure; aviation
Characters
Captain Midnight [Captain Jim "Red" Albright]; The Avenger [Barlow Cragg] (villain, introduction)

Famous Fliers (Table of Contents: 3)

illustration / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction

Hank Greenberg (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Wheaties / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

A Dream of a Fellow (Table of Contents: 5)

Pilot Pete / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor

Versus the Space Raider! (Table of Contents: 6)

Captain Midnight / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
Leonard Frank
Inks
Leonard Frank
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure; aviation; science fiction
Characters
Captain Midnight [Captain Jim "Red" Albright]; Icky Mudd; un-named astronomer; train baggage car guard (death); un-named Martian; Jagga (villain; intro)
Synopsis
The appearance of an unearthly spacecraft and associated destruction and thefy caused by it, merits the attention of Captain Albright, who is assigned the duty of tracking down it's inhabitant from Pluto: Jagga, the Space Raider! He does, but after a tedious struggle, the villain makes good his escape.
Keywords
Doom-Beam Torch; Mars; Pluto; Washington D.C.

Indexer Notes

Art credits by Craig Delich. A copy of this comic exists and on the indicia page is an autograph of Otto Binder followed by (SCRIPT) and the date 1-10-70 with a pointer to this story title.

The Case of the Tell-Tale Comb (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

The Adventures of Sam Spade; Wildroot Cream-Oil / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Your Invention Page! (Table of Contents: 8)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Bear Bike Facts (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

Gillette Bicycle Tires / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Sergeant Twilight Trails a Tale! (Table of Contents: 10)

Captain Midnight / comic story / 6.67 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Leonard Frank
Inks
Leonard Frank
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure; aviation
Characters
Captain Midnight [Captain Jim "Red" Albright]; Ichabod "Icky" Mudd [as Captain Twilight]; The Mad Maniac [Andre Landon] (book author)
Synopsis
Mudd decides to become an author of a book, and he creates a mythical hero called Sergeant Twilight, and ends up battling a villain called The Mad Maniac. He discovers, however, that the supposed villain is actually another book author involved in a publicity campaign for his own book!
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Art credits by Bill Black, added by Craig Delich 2011-4-18.

The last 1/3 page features the solution to the issue's crossword puzzle, and a two panel illustrated informational factoid titled "Denizens of the Deep": the Black Crappe and the Grayling.

Captain Midnight's Air Quiz (Table of Contents: 11)

activity / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
?

Captain Tootsie's Counter-Spook (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

Captain Tootsie; Tootsie Roll / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Perilous Journey! (Table of Contents: 13)

Johnny Blair in the Air / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure

When Lightning Strikes... (Table of Contents: 14)

"A Red Skye Story" / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
R. Gordon Kraus
Letters
typeset

Genre
adventure

Against Dr. Osmosis! (Table of Contents: 15)

Captain Midnight / comic story / 8.67 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure; aviation
Characters
Captain Midnight [Captain Jim "Red" Albright]; Dr. Osmosis (villain, introduction)
Reprints

Aero-Triks (Table of Contents: 16)

illustration / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
aviation
Reprints

Pokey Joe's Secret Weapon (Table of Contents: 17) (Expand) /

Jim Wise; "P-F" Canvas Shoes / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Sucker Knockout! (Table of Contents: 18) (Expand) /

Famous Sports Flops; Thom McAn / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Wrath of the Avenger!
    Captain Midnight
  2. 1. [Contents Page]
    Captain Midnight
  3. 2. Wrath of the Avenger!
    Captain Midnight
  4. 3. Famous Fliers
  5. 4. Hank Greenberg
    Wheaties
  6. 5. A Dream of a Fellow
    Pilot Pete
  7. 6. Versus the Space Raider!
    Captain Midnight
  8. 7. The Case of the Tell-Tale Comb
    The Adventures of Sam Spade; Wildroot Cream-Oil
  9. 8. Your Invention Page!
  10. 9. Bear Bike Facts
    Gillette Bicycle Tires
  11. 10. Sergeant Twilight Trails a Tale!
    Captain Midnight
  12. 11. Captain Midnight's Air Quiz
  13. 12. Captain Tootsie's Counter-Spook
    Captain Tootsie; Tootsie Roll
  14. 13. Perilous Journey!
    Johnny Blair in the Air
  15. 14. When Lightning Strikes...
    "A Red Skye Story"
  16. 15. Against Dr. Osmosis!
    Captain Midnight
  17. 16. Aero-Triks
  18. 17. Pokey Joe's Secret Weapon
    Jim Wise; "P-F" Canvas Shoes
  19. 18. The Sucker Knockout!
    Famous Sports Flops; Thom McAn
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jan Roar Hansen
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Craig Delich
  • Phil Hart
  • Michael Hoskin
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Peter Croome
  • Jim Stangas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • Dan Kocher
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  • Jim Van Dore