(March 1948)

Fawcett, 1945 Series
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Volume
4
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1948-01-21
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Fawcett Publications, Inc.
Brand
A Fawcett Publication
Editing
Wendell Crowley
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

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.


The Trio of Terror (Table of Contents)

The Marvel Family / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jack Binder ?
Inks
Pete Costanza ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]; Captain Marvel, Jr. [Freddy Freeman]; Mary Marvel [Mary Batson]
Reprints

The Marvel Family (Table of Contents: 1)

The Marvel Family / table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

The Trio of Terror (Table of Contents: 2)

Marvel Family / 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]; Captain Marvel, Jr. [Freddy Freeman]; Mary Marvel [Mary Batson]; Satyr (first appearance); Hydra (first appearance); Argus (first appearance)
Reprints

Death on Wheels! (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Adventures of "R. C." and Quickie; Royal Crown Cola / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Memories (Table of Contents: 4)

Judge Smudge / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor

Specifically Speaking (Table of Contents: 5)

Lazy Lee / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor

Tune Trouble (Table of Contents: 6)

Mary Marvel / comic story / 6.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Mary Marvel [Mary Batson]

The Dummy in the Wax Museum! (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

The Adventures of Dashiell Hammett's Sam Spade; Wildroot Cream-Oil / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Born Athlete (Table of Contents: 8)

Kanvasback / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
sports

The Flying Eye (Table of Contents: 9)

Captain Marvel, Jr. / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain Marvel, Jr. [Freddy Freeman]; Sivana, Jr. (villain); Man-From-Mars (first appearance; villain); a Frankensteinian monster (first appearance; villain)

Easy As Taking Candy from a Baby (Table of Contents: 10)

Peewee Pete / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 11)

The Marvel Family Puzzle Page / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

The Space Race (Table of Contents: 12)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Rod Reed [as Cy N. Sphixion]
Pencils
? (header)
Inks
? (header)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Characters
Eando Chesler

The Science Crimes (Table of Contents: 13)

Captain Marvel / comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

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

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

Mickey Marvel (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

Smith Brothers Cough Drops / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Trio of Terror
    The Marvel Family
  2. 1. The Marvel Family
    The Marvel Family
  3. 2. The Trio of Terror
    Marvel Family
  4. 3. Death on Wheels!
    Adventures of "R. C." and Quickie; Royal Crown Cola
  5. 4. Memories
    Judge Smudge
  6. 5. Specifically Speaking
    Lazy Lee
  7. 6. Tune Trouble
    Mary Marvel
  8. 7. The Dummy in the Wax Museum!
    The Adventures of Dashiell Hammett's Sam Spade; Wildroot Cream-Oil
  9. 8. Born Athlete
    Kanvasback
  10. 9. The Flying Eye
    Captain Marvel, Jr.
  11. 10. Easy As Taking Candy from a Baby
    Peewee Pete
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    The Marvel Family Puzzle Page
  13. 12. The Space Race
  14. 13. The Science Crimes
    Captain Marvel
  15. 14. Mickey Marvel
    Smith Brothers Cough Drops
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