(July 1948)

Fawcett, 1940 Series
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Volume
12
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Fawcett Publications, Inc.
Brand
A Fawcett Publication
Editing
Roy Ald; William Lieberson (executive editor); Ralph Daigh (editorial director)
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Golden Age U.S.
Paper Stock
Newsprint interior; Glossy cover
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

W. H. Fawcett, Jr. (president); Roger Fawcett (vice-president); Allen E. Norman (secretary); Gordon Fawcett (treasurer); Eliot D. Odell (advertising director); Roscoe K. Fawcett (circulation director); Al Allard (art director).
Subscriptions 1.20 USD for 12 issues in the United States and Canada. 1.70 USD subscription rate for international subscriptions.
Fawcett listed as member of the Audit Bureau of Circulation.
Indexed updated from digital copy missing the Phantom Eagle story, so its exact sequence is uncertain.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Ozzie / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Warren Kremer
Inks
Warren Kremer
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Ozzie; Dip; Tom Mix (inset); Phantom Eagle (inset); Mr. Scarlet (inset); Pinky (inset)

Gillette Bike Tire Facts (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Contents (Table of Contents: 2)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Script
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Pencils
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Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Ozzie (inset); Mr. Scarlet (inset); Pinky (inset); Phantom Eagle (inset); Tom Mix (inset)

Circus Daze (Table of Contents: 3)

Ozzie / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Ozzie Turner; Dip; Babs Turner; Slick; unnamed female and male of Ozzie's friends; Mr. Forester; Mr. Tingling; Lulu (an elephant); unnamed magician; unnamed circus ringleader; unnamed Gorilla; unnamed troupe of human pyramid performers
Synopsis
Ozzie shows off his skills riding a bicycle on a high wire. His efforts lead Ozzie to join a circus.

Adventures of "R.C." and Quickie" (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

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

Two Much! (Table of Contents: 5)

Muscle Hedd / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Muscle Hedd; unnamed clothing store salesman
Synopsis
Muscle wants his money back over two pairs of pants.

Alone (Table of Contents: 6)

Bobo / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
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Inks
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Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Bobo; Miss Simpkins; unnamed classmates of Bobo
Synopsis
Bobo's arithmetic arouses Miss Simpkins suspicions.

Captain Tootsie Tames A Tornado (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

Captain Tootsie; Tootsie Fudge / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Gargoyle (Table of Contents: 8)

Mr. Scarlet and Pinky / comic story / 6.67 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Mr. Scarlet [Brian Butler]; Pinky [Pinky]; The Gargoyle (villain); unnamed Gargoyle victims; unnamed police officer
Synopsis
Mr. Scarlet and Pinky try to stop a master of disguise and jewel thief, the Gargoyle.

Nyoka (Table of Contents: 9)

Comix Cards / illustration / 0.33 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
jungle
Characters
Nyoka

Indexer Notes

Nyoka action scenes that can be cut out and used as trading cards.

The Case Of The Killer Cat! (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

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

Magic Book (Table of Contents: 11)

Bobo / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; children
Characters
Bobo; Bobo's mom; unnamed female guest
Synopsis
Bobo surprises his mother with an interest in a book.

His Brain Swims (Table of Contents: 12)

Muscle Hedd / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Muscle Hedd; unnamed male
Synopsis
Muscle confuses fishing with swimming.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Bronze Raven (Table of Contents: 14)

Penny Graves / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Dick Kraus
Letters
typeset

Characters
Penny Graves; Ben Morgan (Chief of Police); Baron Marzac (villain)
Synopsis
Penny tries to stop Baron Marzac from stealing the crown jewels of Bulgaria.

The Case of the Used Car (Table of Contents: 15)

Richard Richard, Private Dick / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Dick McCay
Pencils
Dick McCay
Inks
Dick McCay
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; detective-mystery
Characters
Richard Richard; Flub Dub (talking dog); Ah Choo; The Demon Bandit; unnamed used car salesman; unnamed police officers
Synopsis
Richard Richard's bad driving helps capture the Demon Bandit.

The Jungle of Doom (Table of Contents: 16)

Phantom Eagle / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Marc Swayze
Pencils
Marc Swayze
Inks
Marc Swayze
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure; aviation
Characters
Phantom Eagle [Mickey Malone]

Indexer Notes

Writer and art credits verified by Swayze in Alter-Ego #10 (September, 2001).

Challenge To Death (Table of Contents: 17)

Tom Mix / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
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Pencils
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Inks
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Colors
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Letters
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Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Tom Mix; Blondy Barron (villain); Sam (death); Shivering Henry; Mike Shaw (sheriff); Tom D'Arcy (villain); Ed D'Arcy (villain); Doc; unnamed boy; numerous unnamed cowboys
Synopsis
Tom Mix finds himself having to take on Blondy Barron, the fastest and surest gunman in that part of the country, as well as the D'Arcy Brothers to in an effort to bring them all to justice for the killing of Sam and the shooting of Sheriff Shaw.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 18) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Secret of Mystery Mountain! (Table of Contents: 19) (Expand) /

Jim Wise "P-F" Sports Story; B.F. Goodrich and Hood Rubber Company / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

["build and fly MI models" (sic)] (Table of Contents: 20) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 21) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Ozzie
  2. 1. Gillette Bike Tire Facts
  3. 2. Contents
  4. 3. Circus Daze
    Ozzie
  5. 4. Adventures of "R.C." and Quickie"
    "R.C." and Quickie; Royal Crown Cola
  6. 5. Two Much!
    Muscle Hedd
  7. 6. Alone
    Bobo
  8. 7. Captain Tootsie Tames A Tornado
    Captain Tootsie; Tootsie Fudge
  9. 8. The Gargoyle
    Mr. Scarlet and Pinky
  10. 9. Nyoka
    Comix Cards
  11. 10. The Case Of The Killer Cat!
    Dashiell Hammett's Adventures of Sam Spade; Wildroot Cream-Oil Hair Tonic
  12. 11. Magic Book
    Bobo
  13. 12. His Brain Swims
    Muscle Hedd
  14. 13. ["Something Important That You Should Know...The Winning Secret Of "Broad-Jump Joe""]
  15. 14. The Bronze Raven
    Penny Graves
  16. 15. The Case of the Used Car
    Richard Richard, Private Dick
  17. 16. The Jungle of Doom
    Phantom Eagle
  18. 17. Challenge To Death
    Tom Mix
  19. 18. ["Hi, Pardner!"]
  20. 19. The Secret of Mystery Mountain!
    Jim Wise "P-F" Sports Story; B.F. Goodrich and Hood Rubber Company
  21. 20. ["build and fly MI models" (sic)]
  22. 21. ["-In The Ring"]
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