(February 1948)

Fawcett, 1940 Series
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Volume
15
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
Monthly
On-sale Date
1947-12-10
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Fawcett Publications, Inc.
Brand
A Fawcett Publication
Editing
Virginia Provisiero

Issue Notes

The on-sale date is from the publication date recorded in the Catalog of Copyright Entries, Third Series, Vol. 2, Part 2, No. 1, Periodicals, 1948.

Captain Marvel, Jr. and the Wreckers! (Table of Contents)

Captain Marvel, Jr. / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Bud Thompson
Inks
Bud Thompson
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain Marvel, Jr. [Freddy Freeman]
Reprints

[Contents Page] (Table of Contents: 1)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Contents page

The Wreckers (Table of Contents: 2)

Captain Marvel, Jr. / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Woolfolk
Pencils
Kurt Schaffenberger
Inks
Kurt Schaffenberger
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain Marvel, Jr. [Freddy Freeman]; Hammerhead (first appearance; villain; death)
Reprints

Indexer Notes

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

Trader Tom Is a Fake (Table of Contents: 3)

Trader Tom / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Howard Boughner
Pencils
Howard Boughner
Inks
Howard Boughner
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Script and art credits suggested by Jerry Bails' Who's Who.

Snap-py Answer (Table of Contents: 4)

Lumber Jack / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Reprints

The Hidden Fear (Table of Contents: 5)

Nyoka / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Rod Reed?
Pencils
Bernie Krigstein
Inks
Bernie Krigstein
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
jungle
Characters
Nyoka

Bloobstutter's Bangtail Bonanza (Table of Contents: 6)

Vacuum Bloobstutter / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Rod Reed (signed)
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor
Characters
Vacuum Bloobstutter

Uncle Jeeves' Arrival (Table of Contents: 7)

Colonel Corn and Korny Kobb / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
George Storm
Inks
George Storm
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Colonel Corn; Korny Kobb

The Dangerous Escape (Table of Contents: 8)

Bulletman / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bill Ward; Charles Tomsey
Inks
Bill Ward; Charles Tomsey
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Bulletman [Jim Barr]; Bulletgirl [Susan Kent]; Squeegee (villain); Arby (villain)
Synopsis
While visiting the state prison, Jim and Susan learn of the escape of two desperate criminals, so Bulletman and Bulletgirl head into action to round them up.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Synopsis and Bill Ward credit added by Craig Delich 2-2-08.

The Lost Case (Table of Contents: 9)

Richard Richard, Private Dick / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; detective-mystery
Characters
Richard Richard
Reprints

The Lucky Mistake (Table of Contents: 10)

Hopalong Cassidy / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Irvin Steinberg
Inks
Irvin Steinberg
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Hopalong Cassidy; Topper (horse); Mesquite (deputy); Moose Bailey (trapper); Ron (villains); Bull (villains)
Synopsis
Two men kill the trapper Moose Bailey and steal his furs, and Hopalong goes after them in the snow.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

First Hoppy appearance in MASTER since #49.

Originally credited to Carl Pfeufer. Steinberg's work resembles Pfeufer's, but he has broader gun holsters with a rounded flap across.

Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Captain Marvel, Jr. and the Wreckers!
    Captain Marvel, Jr.
  2. 1. [Contents Page]
  3. 2. The Wreckers
    Captain Marvel, Jr.
  4. 3. Trader Tom Is a Fake
    Trader Tom
  5. 4. Snap-py Answer
    Lumber Jack
  6. 5. The Hidden Fear
    Nyoka
  7. 6. Bloobstutter's Bangtail Bonanza
    Vacuum Bloobstutter
  8. 7. Uncle Jeeves' Arrival
    Colonel Corn and Korny Kobb
  9. 8. The Dangerous Escape
    Bulletman
  10. 9. The Lost Case
    Richard Richard, Private Dick
  11. 10. The Lucky Mistake
    Hopalong Cassidy
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