(May 1948)

Fawcett, 1940 Series
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Volume
16
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1948-03-10
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Fawcett Publications, Inc.
Brand
A Fawcett Publication
Editing
Virginia Provisiero; Ralph Daigh (editorial director); Al Allard (art director)

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. Battles the Blockmen! (Table of Contents)

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

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

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

Death on the Speedway (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Adventures of Sam Spade; Wildroot Cream-Oil / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Contents (Table of Contents: 2)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Captain Marvel Jr. [Freddy Freeman]
Synopsis
Contents of the issue

Captain Marvel Jr. Battles the Blockmen (Table of Contents: 3)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain Marvel Jr. [Freddy Freeman]; The Blockmen (first appearance; villains)
Reprints

Make Sense to Us (Table of Contents: 4)

Fuzzy and Benny / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Deadline for Action! (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

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

The Eyes Have It (Table of Contents: 6)

Nyoka / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
jungle

Sick of It All (Table of Contents: 7)

Colonel Corn and Korny Kobb / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Reprints

Windy Weather (Table of Contents: 8)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Reprints

Starting Point! (Table of Contents: 9)

Willie the Worm / comic story / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10)

For the Master Mind / activity / 0.34 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Ozzie and Babs (Table of Contents: 11)

Comix Cards / illustration / 0.33 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Ozzie; Babs

The Mysterious Coincidences (Table of Contents: 12)

Bulletman / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Bulletman [Jim Barr]; Bulletgirl [Susan Kent]; Big Yegg (villain)
Synopsis
Overhearing a phone call to Sgt. Kent about an attempted break-in at the von Schuyler mansion, Jim and Susan change to Bulletman & Bulletgirl and fly to the mansion to find criminal Big Yegg on the scene.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Much info added by Craig Delich (March 31, 2007).

Bloobstutter's Ice Cream Bath (Table of Contents: 13)

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

Script
Rod Reed
Letters
typeset

Characters
Vacuum Bloobstutter
Reprints

Smugglers at the Beach (Table of Contents: 14)

Hoppy the Marvel Bunny / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals; superhero
Characters
Hoppy

The Uninvited Guest (Table of Contents: 15)

Hopalong Cassidy / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Charles Quinlan Sr.
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Hopalong Cassidy; Topper (horse); Mesquite (deputy); Farmer Family
Synopsis
On his way back to Twin Rivers, Hopalong rest for a night on a remote farm where the family mistakes him for someone else with money, aiming to buy their ranch. They tries several ways to kill him during the night.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

The art here, especially the faces of most of the characters, are very similar to Quinlan's credited story in Catman #25.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Captain Marvel Jr. Battles the Blockmen!
    Captain Marvel Jr.
  2. 1. Death on the Speedway
    Adventures of Sam Spade; Wildroot Cream-Oil
  3. 2. Contents
  4. 3. Captain Marvel Jr. Battles the Blockmen
    Captain Marvel Jr.
  5. 4. Make Sense to Us
    Fuzzy and Benny
  6. 5. Deadline for Action!
    Adventures of "R.C." and Quickie; Royal Crown Cola
  7. 6. The Eyes Have It
    Nyoka
  8. 7. Sick of It All
    Colonel Corn and Korny Kobb
  9. 8. Windy Weather
    Lumber Jack
  10. 9. Starting Point!
    Willie the Worm
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    For the Master Mind
  12. 11. Ozzie and Babs
    Comix Cards
  13. 12. The Mysterious Coincidences
    Bulletman
  14. 13. Bloobstutter's Ice Cream Bath
    Vacuum Bloobstutter
  15. 14. Smugglers at the Beach
    Hoppy the Marvel Bunny
  16. 15. The Uninvited Guest
    Hopalong Cassidy
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