(August 1948)

Fawcett, 1945 Series
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Volume
5
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1948-06-23
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Fawcett Publications, Inc.
Brand
A Fawcett Publication
Editing
Wendell Crowley; Al Allard (art director)
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.


Mr. Power (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils
C. C. Beck
Inks
Pete Costanza
Colors
?
Letters
?

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

In This Issue (Table of Contents: 1)

The Marvel Family / credits, title page / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero

The Marvel Family Battles Mr. Power (Table of Contents: 2)

The Marvel Family / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

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

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

Indexer Notes

Art credits from Saltarella via the GCD Error Tracker.

Ewell Blackwell (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Wheaties / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Boxcar Benny / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I'm hungry! I hope I can get a hand-out here!
Genre
humor

Breakdown (Table of Contents: 5)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor

The Story of Witch's Acres (Table of Contents: 6)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Mary Marvel [Mary Batson]
Reprints

How True! (Table of Contents: 7)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor

Poll Taker (Table of Contents: 8)

Boxcar Benny / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor

A New Boat for Tomaso (Table of Contents: 9)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

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

Won - By a Whisper! (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

Another Jim Wise "P-F" Sports Story / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Wrong Tune (Table of Contents: 11)

Pee Wee Pete / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 12)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
The Marvel Family

Dancing Detective (Table of Contents: 13)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Wade Dent
Letters
typeset

Genre
detective-mystery
Characters
Detective William Willows

The Volcano Men! (Table of Contents: 14)

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

Script
Bill Woolfolk
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Writer's credit from Woolfolk's records, transcribed by Martin O'Hearn.

Sabotage, Sweet Sabotage (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

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

Captain Tootsie Traps the Circus Culprit (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

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

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Mr. Power
    The Marvel Family
  2. 1. In This Issue
    The Marvel Family
  3. 2. The Marvel Family Battles Mr. Power
    The Marvel Family
  4. 3. Ewell Blackwell
    Wheaties
  5. 4. ["I'm hungry! I hope I can get a hand-out here!"]
    Boxcar Benny
  6. 5. Breakdown
    Lazy Lee
  7. 6. The Story of Witch's Acres
    Mary Marvel
  8. 7. How True!
    Lazy Lee
  9. 8. Poll Taker
    Boxcar Benny
  10. 9. A New Boat for Tomaso
    Captain Marvel Jr.
  11. 10. Won - By a Whisper!
    Another Jim Wise "P-F" Sports Story
  12. 11. The Wrong Tune
    Pee Wee Pete
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    The Marvel Family Puzzle Page
  14. 13. Dancing Detective
  15. 14. The Volcano Men!
    Captain Marvel
  16. 15. Sabotage, Sweet Sabotage
    Dashiell Hammett's Adventures of Sam Spade; Wildroot Cream-Oil
  17. 16. Captain Tootsie Traps the Circus Culprit
    Captain Tootsie; Tootsie Candies
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Jim Van Dore
  • Ray Bottorff Jr
  • Len Wolinsky
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