(July 1947)

Fiction House, 1940 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia frequency
Every other month
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Love Romances Pub. Co., Inc.
Brand
Fiction House Magazines
Editing
J. F. Byrne (Managing Editor)
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Werewolves from Hydra-Hell (Table of Contents)

Auro Lord of Jupiter / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Joe Doolin
Inks
Joe Doolin
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Reprints
Keywords
mermaids

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1)

The Lost World / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
? [as Thornecliffe Herrick]
Pencils
Lily Renee (signed)
Inks
Lily Renee (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
It was a fiendish devil-kingdom from the outer void...
Genre
science fiction
Characters
Bruce (guest-star); Voltamen (villain); Lorento (villain, introduction, death)

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

Futura / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
? [as John Douglas]
Pencils
Chester Martin
Inks
Chester Martin?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
A ray-gun blasted...a body crashed down...and...
Genre
science fiction
Characters
Mentor (villain, introduction); Cymradians (villains, introduction); Lydor (villain, introduction)

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

The Vizigraph / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Werewolves From Hydra-Hell (Table of Contents: 4)

Auro Lord of Jupiter / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
? [as Dick Charles]
Pencils
George Evans
Inks
George Evans
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Famine! Jupiter must import to live, but a...
Genre
science fiction
Characters
Dorna (guest-star); A mad scientist (villain, introduction, deeath); his mermaids (villain, introduction, death)

Indexer Notes

The story title is taken from the cover blurb.

Saturn (Table of Contents: 5)

Life On Other Worlds / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Murphy Anderson (signed)
Inks
Murphy Anderson (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6)

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

Script
? [as Hugh Fitzhugh]
Pencils
Frank Doyle (signed)
Inks
Frank Doyle (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
What was behind those secret vizio flashes? Why...
Genre
science fiction
Characters
Dr. Tizo (introduction); Prof. Zando (villain, introduction, death); the Sub-Humanoids (villains, introduction); Yarro (villain, introduction); Mary (guest-star)

Shrouds From the Death-Crypts (Table of Contents: 7)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
? [as Montague Truex, Ph. D.]
Letters
typeset

Genre
science fiction

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

Mysta of the Moon / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
? [as Ross Gallun]
Pencils
Fran Hopper (signed)
Inks
Fran Hopper (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Probing far beneath the globe's surface, scientists of...
Genre
science fiction
Characters
Mysta; The Sub-Earthmen (villains, introduction, deaths); Lanthor (introduction); Gavin
Synopsis
Mysta is called to Earth, which is suffering from deadly rising temperatures, apparently caused by the greed of a powerful corporation. However, it's really the Sub-Earthlings making trouble, an underground race who want to take over the surface world.
Reprints
Keywords
underground civilizations

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

Star Pirate / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
? [as Len Dodson] (credited)
Pencils
Murphy Anderson (signed)
Inks
Murphy Anderson (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Deep in the purple-hued shade of the upper...
Genre
science fiction
Characters
Star Pirate; Blacky; Vertha (villain, introduction, death?)
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Werewolves from Hydra-Hell
    Auro Lord of Jupiter
  2. 1. ["It was a fiendish devil-kingdom from the outer void..."]
    The Lost World
  3. 2. ["A ray-gun blasted...a body crashed down...and..."]
    Futura
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    The Vizigraph
  5. 4. Werewolves From Hydra-Hell
    Auro Lord of Jupiter
  6. 5. Saturn
    Life On Other Worlds
  7. 6. ["What was behind those secret vizio flashes? Why..."]
    Space Rangers
  8. 7. Shrouds From the Death-Crypts
  9. 8. ["Probing far beneath the globe's surface, scientists of..."]
    Mysta of the Moon
  10. 9. ["Deep in the purple-hued shade of the upper..."]
    Star Pirate
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