(January 1948)

Fiction House, 1940 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia frequency
Monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Wings Pub. Co. Inc.
Brand
Fiction House Magazines
Editing
J. F. Byrne (Managing Editor)
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Golden Age U.S.
Paper Stock
newsprint interior; glossy cover
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Rockets Away! (Table of Contents)

Captain Wings / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Bob Lubbers
Inks
Bob Lubbers
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure
Characters
Captain Wings

Rockets Away! (Table of Contents: 1)

Captain Wings / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
? [as Major T. E. Bowen]
Pencils
Bob Lubbers
Inks
Bob Lubbers
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Double talk, that's what you've been dishin' us...
Genre
adventure; aviation
Characters
Captain Wings; Susan Hartman (intro); VILLAINS: Mr. Atlantis; Miss Areia (intro?)

Indexer Notes

The story title is taken from the cover blurb.

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

Jane Martin / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
? [as Bob Hickok]
Pencils
George Evans (signed)
Inks
George Evans (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
One costly fire after another plagued the vast forests...
Genre
crime
Characters
Jane Martin; Dan King (intro); VILLAINS: Ling Tu (intro); Blackie (intro; die); Jewel (intro; die)

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

Ghost Squadron / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
? [as Capt. Derek West]
Pencils
Maurice Whitman
Inks
Maurice Whitman
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hank Roth was a man--and was so accepted...
Genre
detective-mystery
Characters
Ghost Squadron; Joe Banks (intro); Gen. Warren (intro); Helene (intro; dies; a ghost); VILLAINS: Hank Ross (intro; dies; a ghost); the Japanese

Wings' Air Mail (Table of Contents: 4)

Wings' Air Mail / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5)

Suicide Smith / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
? [as Capt. A. E. Carruthers]
Pencils
John Celardo
Inks
John Celardo
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Creeping over towering mountains, stretching out in an...
Genre
adventure
Characters
Suicide Smith; VILLAINS: El Torro and his gang (all intro; die)

The Super-Duper Snooperscope (Table of Contents: 6)

Greasemonkey Griffin / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
? [as Kip Beales]
Pencils
Al Walker
Inks
Al Walker
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Greasemonkey Griffin; Miss Dell (intro); Delaney (intro); VILLAIN: Schultz (intro)

James H. Howard (Table of Contents: 7)

Air Heroes of World War II / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Al Walker
Inks
Al Walker
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

illustrated text story

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

The Phantom Falcon / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
? [as Cliff Dubois]
Pencils
Charles Sultan
Inks
Charles Sultan
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The whine of supercharged engines...the screech of...
Genre
adventure
Characters
The Phantom Falcon; Lucky Jordan (intro; dies); VILLAINS: Mike Gaxton (intro); Maxine (intro; dies)
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Rockets Away!
    Captain Wings
  2. 1. Rockets Away!
    Captain Wings
  3. 2. ["One costly fire after another plagued the vast forests..."]
    Jane Martin
  4. 3. ["Hank Roth was a man--and was so accepted..."]
    Ghost Squadron
  5. 4. Wings' Air Mail
    Wings' Air Mail
  6. 5. ["Creeping over towering mountains, stretching out in an..."]
    Suicide Smith
  7. 6. The Super-Duper Snooperscope
    Greasemonkey Griffin
  8. 7. James H. Howard
    Air Heroes of World War II
  9. 8. ["The whine of supercharged engines...the screech of..."]
    The Phantom Falcon
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