(June 1947)

Fox, 1940 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Fox Feature Syndicate, Inc.
Brand
A Fox Feature Publication
Editing
Victor Fox
Color
Color
Dimensions
7 1/2"? x 10 1/4"? [pre-War]; 7 1/4" x 10 1/8" [<= 1948]; 6 7/8" x 10 1/8" [>= 1950]
Paper Stock
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

Indicia has: Copyright 1946 Fox Feature Syndicate, Inc.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Blue Beetle / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Elmer C. Stoner
Inks
Elmer C. Stoner
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Blue Beetle

The Museum Murders (Table of Contents: 1)

Blue Beetle / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
? [as Otis]
Pencils
Lou Ferstadt ?
Inks
Lou Ferstadt ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Blue Beetle [Dan Garret]; Mike; Joan; Prof. Brooks; the descendents of the Ozini tribe
Synopsis
Joan, a double for the long lost princess of the Ozini tribe, is taken to be sacricificed to appease the rain god. Their plans are foiled by the Blue Beetle.

Indexer Notes

Story begins on inside front cover which is printed in four-color.

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

Minit Mystery / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
? [by Paul Parker]
Pencils
Al Zere ?
Inks
Al Zere ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Rita Hanley, Who controls her 19-year-old syster Mary's estate, is enraged when Mary informs her that...
Genre
crime; detective-mystery
Characters
Inspector Roc
Synopsis
Two sisters fight.

Indexer Notes

A "You Be the Detective" thriller.

A Case of Death (Table of Contents: 3)

A Matty Case Mystery / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Al Huston
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
crime; detective-mystery
Characters
Matty Case
Synopsis
A death at the Undertakers Annual Convention.
Reprints

Adventure in the Gobi Desert (Table of Contents: 4)

Blue Beetle / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Elmer C. Stoner ?
Pencils
Elmer C. Stoner
Inks
Elmer C. Stoner ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Blue Beetle; Joan; Mike; Col. Derwint
Synopsis
In the Gobi Desert, the Blue Beetle and friends search for the lost city of Lulan and its treasures.
Reprints

Mystery In C Major (Table of Contents: 5)

Joan Mason Reporter / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
? [as Art Allen]
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
crime
Characters
Joan Mason
Synopsis
A hit and run story leads to murder and hidden loot.
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Blue Beetle
  2. 1. The Museum Murders
    Blue Beetle
  3. 2. ["Rita Hanley, Who controls her 19-year-old syster Mary's estate, is enraged when Mary informs her that..."]
    Minit Mystery
  4. 3. A Case of Death
    A Matty Case Mystery
  5. 4. Adventure in the Gobi Desert
    Blue Beetle
  6. 5. Mystery In C Major
    Joan Mason Reporter
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