(December 1947)

Fawcett, 1941 Series
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Volume
14
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
Monthly
On-sale Date
1947-09-26
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Fawcett Publications, Inc.
Brand
A Fawcett Publication
Editing
Wendell Crowley
Color
Color cover; color interiors
Dimensions
Standard Golden Age U.S
Paper Stock
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series; anthology

Issue Notes

The on-sale date is from the publication date recorded in the Catalog of Copyright Entries, Third Series, Vol. 1, Part 2, Nos. 1&2, Periodicals, 1946-1947.


The World's Worst Actor! (Table of Contents)

Captain Marvel / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
C. C. Beck
Inks
C. C. Beck
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]; Elroy P. Fauntleroy
Reprints

Amazing Bargain Rings (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Harem Co. (House of Rings) / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Contents page (Table of Contents: 2)

credits, title page / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Indexer Notes

Table of contents with panels taken from the stories in the issue.
Also includes list of Fawcett comics titles.

The Talking Tiger (Table of Contents: 3)

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

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
C. C. Beck
Inks
C. C. Beck
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]; Tawky Tawny (first appearance)
Reprints

[A Parting Word From Mr. Tawny!] (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

The Captain Marvel Club / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

Bert La Brucherie (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

Wheaties; General Mills / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Brain Is Broke (Table of Contents: 6)

Dopey Danny Dee / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
George Marko
Pencils
George Marko
Inks
George Marko
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Dopey Danny Dee
Reprints

Return Engagement (Table of Contents: 7)

Tightwad Tad / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Tightwad Tad
Reprints

Premiums, Given, Cash Commission (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

Wilson Chemical Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The World's Worst Actor (Table of Contents: 9)

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

Script
Bill Woolfolk
Pencils
Pete Costanza
Inks
Pete Costanza
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]; Elroy P. Fauntleroy
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Woolfolk credit from Martin O'Hearn, per http://martinohearn.blogspot.com/

New Eveready Flashlight Batteries (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

Eveready Batteries; National Carbon Company, Inc. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Likes Light Programs (Table of Contents: 11)

Tightwad Tad / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Tightwad Tad
Reprints

Don't Pit-y Him! (Table of Contents: 12)

Dopey Danny Dee / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
George Marko
Pencils
George Marko
Inks
George Marko
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Dopey Danny Dee
Reprints

Captain Tootsie's Counter-Spook (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

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

Minerva's True Love (Table of Contents: 14)

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

Script
Bill Woolfolk
Pencils
Pete Costanza
Inks
Pete Costanza
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]; Aunt Minerva (villain)

Indexer Notes

Woolfolk credit from Martin O'Hearn, per http://martinohearn.blogspot.com/

The Outdoor Life (Table of Contents: 15)

Whipper Snappers / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Reprints

Candidate For Chaos (Table of Contents: 16)

Captain Kid / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Al Liederman
Pencils
Al Liederman
Inks
Al Liederman
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor

Rocket Race (Table of Contents: 17)

Jon Jarl / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Otto Binder [as Eando Binder]
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
science fiction
Characters
Jon Jarl

Rock-A-Bye Baby (Table of Contents: 18)

comic story / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor

Idle Chatter (Table of Contents: 19)

comic story / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor

Ozzie / Babs (Table of Contents: 20) (Expand) /

Comix Cards / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

The Ancient Crime (Table of Contents: 21)

Captain Marvel / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
Pete Costanza
Inks
Pete Costanza
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]; Shazam; Professor Jenks
Synopsis
Captain Marvel travels to ancient Egypt to discover if Shazam was a thief in the past.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 22) (Expand) /

J. C. Penney; Gardiner-Warring Company / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Pays To Be That Way (Table of Contents: 23)

Tightwad Tad / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Tightwad Tad

Amazing Lifebuoy Offer (Table of Contents: 24) (Expand) /

Lifebuoy / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 25) (Expand) /

Schwinn Bicycles / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 26) (Expand) /

Daisy Air Rifles / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The World's Worst Actor!
    Captain Marvel
  2. 1. Amazing Bargain Rings
    Harem Co. (House of Rings)
  3. 2. Contents page
  4. 3. The Talking Tiger
    Captain Marvel
  5. 4. [A Parting Word From Mr. Tawny!]
    The Captain Marvel Club
  6. 5. Bert La Brucherie
    Wheaties; General Mills
  7. 6. Brain Is Broke
    Dopey Danny Dee
  8. 7. Return Engagement
    Tightwad Tad
  9. 8. Premiums, Given, Cash Commission
    Wilson Chemical Co.
  10. 9. The World's Worst Actor
    Captain Marvel
  11. 10. New Eveready Flashlight Batteries
    Eveready Batteries; National Carbon Company, Inc.
  12. 11. Likes Light Programs
    Tightwad Tad
  13. 12. Don't Pit-y Him!
    Dopey Danny Dee
  14. 13. Captain Tootsie's Counter-Spook
    Captain Tootsie; Tootsie Rolls
  15. 14. Minerva's True Love
    Captain Marvel
  16. 15. The Outdoor Life
    Whipper Snappers
  17. 16. Candidate For Chaos
    Captain Kid
  18. 17. Rocket Race
    Jon Jarl
  19. 18. Rock-A-Bye Baby
  20. 19. Idle Chatter
  21. 20. Ozzie / Babs
    Comix Cards
  22. 21. The Ancient Crime
    Captain Marvel
  23. 22. ["Hi kids, get a sweatshirt endorsed by Red Ryder"]
    J. C. Penney; Gardiner-Warring Company
  24. 23. Pays To Be That Way
    Tightwad Tad
  25. 24. Amazing Lifebuoy Offer
    Lifebuoy
  26. 25. ["You'll be the king of your block with a Schwinn-built bicycle"]
    Schwinn Bicycles
  27. 26. ["We, the boys of America..."]
    Daisy Air Rifles
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