(September 1947)

Fawcett, 1940 Series
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Volume
10
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
Monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Fawcett Publications, Inc.
Brand
A Fawcett Publication
Editing
Roy Ald
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Golden Age U.S.
Paper Stock
Newsprint interior; Glossy cover
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

The Curse of the Keys (Table of Contents)

Mary Marvel / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jack Binder
Inks
Jack Binder
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Mary Marvel; Commando Yank; Phantom Eagle

[Contents Page] (Table of Contents: 1)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jack Binder
Inks
Jack Binder
Colors
?
Letters
?

The Curse of the Keys (Table of Contents: 2)

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

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
Jack Binder
Inks
Jack Binder
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Mary Marvel [Mary Batson]

Indexer Notes

Last Mary Marvel strip in WOW Comics.

Recognizable (Table of Contents: 3)

Muscle Hedd / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Dick Pascal
Pencils
Dick Pascal
Inks
Dick Pascal
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Muscle Hedd

Carry On (Table of Contents: 4)

Boy Scout Bob / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; children
Characters
Bob

Spectre of Death (Table of Contents: 5)

Mr. Scarlet / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
Jack Binder
Inks
Jack Binder
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Mr. Scarlet; Pinky; Glass King [Adam Slink] (villain, introduction, death)

Knot To Dad's Liking (Table of Contents: 6)

Boy Scout Bob / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; children
Characters
Bob

Hit and Run (Table of Contents: 7)

Muscle Hedd / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Dick Pascal
Pencils
Dick Pascal
Inks
Dick Pascal
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Muscle Hedd

Murder On Display (Table of Contents: 8)

Penny Graves / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Richard Kraus (signed)
Letters
typeset

Genre
crime
Characters
Penny Graves

Claim Jumpers (Table of Contents: 9)

Phantom Eagle / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Marc Swayze
Inks
Marc Swayze
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
aviation
Characters
Phantom Eagle [Mickey Malone]

Indexer Notes

Writer revision from Marc Swayze to ? by Craig Delich 2011-11-28 per Swayze's column in Alter-Ego #10 (September, 2001) in which he stated that he didn't start writing this feature until Wow #63. Art credits verified by Swayze in this same issue.

The Case of the Missing Badge (Table of Contents: 10)

Richard Richard, Private Dick / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Dick McKay
Pencils
Dick McKay
Inks
Dick McKay
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; detective-mystery
Characters
Richard Richard

Death Rides a Swallow (Table of Contents: 11)

Commando Yank / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Roy Ald
Pencils
Carl Pfeufer
Inks
Carl Pfeufer
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Commando Yank [Chase Vale]; Mr. Morley; Pancho and his gang (villains)
Synopsis
Chase is given a rough assignment in Latin America, where his TV network is considering adding to their area. Unfortunately for Commando Yank, he runs into purveyors of opium.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Writer credit and art credits verified by Ald in interview with Shaun Clancy, found in Alter Ego #106 (December, 2011) and added by Craig Delich 2012-1-19.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Curse of the Keys
    Mary Marvel
  2. 1. [Contents Page]
  3. 2. The Curse of the Keys
    Mary Marvel
  4. 3. Recognizable
    Muscle Hedd
  5. 4. Carry On
    Boy Scout Bob
  6. 5. Spectre of Death
    Mr. Scarlet
  7. 6. Knot To Dad's Liking
    Boy Scout Bob
  8. 7. Hit and Run
    Muscle Hedd
  9. 8. Murder On Display
    Penny Graves
  10. 9. Claim Jumpers
    Phantom Eagle
  11. 10. The Case of the Missing Badge
    Richard Richard, Private Dick
  12. 11. Death Rides a Swallow
    Commando Yank
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