(July 1947)

Fox, 1940 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Blue Beetle / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jack Kamen
Inks:
Jack Kamen
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

[Pyros, the Evil Auctioneer] (Table of Contents: 1)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Lou Ferstadt
Inks:
Lou Ferstadt
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Blue Beetle [Dan Garret]; Joan Mason; Mike Mannigan; Pyros (villain)
Mr. Shy; Van Thomas; Hunk
Synopsis:
Pyros auctions off a silver wishbone said to have belonged to Cleopatra and a diamond necklace. Then someone tries to steal them back.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

may have a different real title than this...my copy lacks page 1. Art credits from Gary Watson, April 2009. Original indexer had credited E. C. Stoner.

The Toga Terror (Table of Contents: 2)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
? [as Otis]
Inks:
? [as Otis]
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Blue Beetle [Dan Garrett]; Joan Mason; Dablo (Villain, intro); Amicus (intro); Mike Mannigan
Synopsis:
Time travel story. BB, Mike and Joan are transported back to the year 56 AD in ancient Rome.
Reprints:

The Adventure of the False Rajah (Table of Contents: 3)

Puppeteer / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Puppeteer [Alan Hale]; Rat Cogan (villain; Intro); Raven; Pops
Synopsis:
Pops is kidnapped, diamonds are involved.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

previous appearance in ROCKET KELLY #2; no further Fox appearances

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Blue Beetle
  2. 1. [Pyros, the Evil Auctioneer]
    Blue Beetle
  3. 2. The Toga Terror
    Blue Beetle
  4. 3. The Adventure of the False Rajah
    Puppeteer
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Gene Reed
  • Bob Hughes
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • Gary L. Watson
  • Henry Steele, Hames Ware, Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.
  • Henry Andrews