(June 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 52 Pages
Editing
J. F. Byrne (Managing Editor); William R. Shelton (Editor)
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Golden Age U.S.
Paper Stock
newsprint interior; glossy cover
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Ace of the A-Bomb Patrol (Table of Contents)

Captain Wings / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Bob Lubbers
Inks
Bob Lubbers
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure
Characters
Captain Wings

Indexer Notes

Cover pencil & ink credit from Nicholas Burns (February 10, 2006).

Ace of the A-Bomb Patrol (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
This is a vacation? Brother, that word to me...
Genre
adventure; aviation
Characters
Captain Wings; VILLAINS: The International Citizens Organization [Lew; Mac; Anton; Philena] (intro; all die)

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 F. E. Lincoln]
Pencils
George Evans (signed)
Inks
George Evans (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The inter-com clicked ominously--city editor O'Rourke's voice...
Genre
crime
Characters
Jane Martin; VILLAINS: Baldy Jones (intro; dies); Killer Ray (intro); Grace (intro); Specs (intro)

Sergeant Meyer Levin (Table of Contents: 3)

Air Heroes of World War II / text article / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

illustrated text story

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4)

Greasemonkey Griffin / comic story / 5.8 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The midnight oil burned furiously--the floor was...
Genre
humor
Characters
Greasemonkey Griffin; VILLAIN: Monica Mary (intro)

Indexer Notes

The bottom portion of final page is advertisement.

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

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Request you obtain tear gas and stand by!
Genre
adventure
Characters
Suicide Smith; VILLAIN: Pablo El Disierto (intro)

Wings' Air Mail (Table of Contents: 6)

Wings' Air Mail / letters page / 0.8 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

The bottom portion of the page is occupied by an advertisement.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7)

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 ringmaster of the Larraby and Cross air circus...
Genre
adventure
Characters
The Phantom Falcon; Cross (intro; dies); VILLAINS: Larraby (intro); Chris (intro); Greg (intro)

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

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
Nobody knows the whereabouts of the room of...
Genre
detective-mystery
Characters
Ghost Squadron; The Sisters (intro); Charlie McCord (intro); VILLAINS: Nanny (intro; dies); the Japanese
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Ace of the A-Bomb Patrol
    Captain Wings
  2. 1. Ace of the A-Bomb Patrol
    Captain Wings
  3. 2. ["The inter-com clicked ominously--city editor O'Rourke's voice..."]
    Jane Martin
  4. 3. Sergeant Meyer Levin
    Air Heroes of World War II
  5. 4. ["The midnight oil burned furiously--the floor was..."]
    Greasemonkey Griffin
  6. 5. ["Request you obtain tear gas and stand by!"]
    Suicide Smith
  7. 6. Wings' Air Mail
    Wings' Air Mail
  8. 7. ["The ringmaster of the Larraby and Cross air circus..."]
    The Phantom Falcon
  9. 8. ["Nobody knows the whereabouts of the room of..."]
    Ghost Squadron
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