(March 1940)

Fox, 1939 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
?
On-sale date
1940-01-18
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Fox Publications, Inc.
Brand
FP
Editing
Victor Fox
Color
Color
Dimensions
7 1/2" x 10 1/4"
Paper Stock
Glossy Covers; Newsprint Interior
Binding
Saddle-Stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

On sale date from the publication date found at the Catalog of Copyright Entries, Part 2, Periodicals, New Series, Volume 35, January-December 1940, Numbers 1-4. Class B periodical. Copyright number B 443357.


Explosion Rocks City (Table of Contents: 1)

Blue Beetle / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Charles Nicholas
Inks
Charles Nicholas
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
The Blue Beetle [Dan Garrett]; Boss X (first appearance; villain)
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Blue Beetle demonstrates some super-power in this story

[The Bank Mob] (Table of Contents: 2)

Wing Turner / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
George Tuska (Floyd Kelly)
Inks
George Tuska
Colors
?
Letters
?

[Tauro the Tyrant] (Table of Contents: 3)

Rex Dexter / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Dick Briefer
Pencils
Dick Briefer
Inks
Dick Briefer
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Rex Dexter; Tauro (first appearance; villain; death); Tauromen (first appearance; villain; death); Reyni (first appearance)

Milk Shortage Threatens New York (Table of Contents: 4)

Green Mask / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Walter Frame
Inks
Walter Frame
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
The Green Mask [Michael Shelby]; Gorsky (first appearance; villain); J. J. Ratfield (first appearance; villain); the Black Hand (first appearance; villain)
Reprints

[Phew! This homework sure is tough!] (Table of Contents: 5)

Billy Bounce / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Fred Schwab
Pencils
Fred Schwab
Inks
Fred Schwab
Colors
?
Letters
Fred Schwab

Characters
Billy Bounce

Satan Steals the Scene (Table of Contents: 6)

Chen Chang / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Munson Paddock [as Cecilia Munson]
Inks
Munson Paddock
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Chen Chang

Revolt of the Elementals (Table of Contents: 7)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Arnold Brunnel
Letters
typeset

[The Hawaii Drug Plot] (Table of Contents: 8)

Lt. Drake / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Klaus Nordling
Inks
Klaus Nordling
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Lt. Drake

[The White Fortress of Angha-Khan] (Table of Contents: 9)

Denny Scott / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
John Lindermayer
Inks
John Lindermayer
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Denny Scott; Angha Khan (first appearance; villain; death)

[As usual, the story opens with our heroes...] (Table of Contents: 10)

Hemlock Shomes / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Fred Schwab
Pencils
Fred Schwab
Inks
Fred Schwab
Colors
?
Letters
Fred Schwab

Characters
Hemlock Shomes

[Wings of War] (Table of Contents: 11)

D-13 / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Powell?
Pencils
Bob Powell
Inks
Bob Powell
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
D-13 [Richard Anthony]; Capt. Orrin Ashley (first appearance); Nazis (villains)

[The Island of Captain Engand] (Table of Contents: 12)

Captain Savage / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Art Peddy
Inks
Art Peddy
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Captain Savage; Capt. Arno Engand (first appearance; villain)

[The Ghost Ship] (Table of Contents: 13)

Zanzibar / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
George Tuska
Inks
George Tuska
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Reno (first appearance; villain)
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Blue Beetle
  2. 1. Explosion Rocks City
    Blue Beetle
  3. 2. [The Bank Mob]
    Wing Turner
  4. 3. [Tauro the Tyrant]
    Rex Dexter
  5. 4. Milk Shortage Threatens New York
    Green Mask
  6. 5. [Phew! This homework sure is tough!]
    Billy Bounce
  7. 6. Satan Steals the Scene
    Chen Chang
  8. 7. Revolt of the Elementals
  9. 8. [The Hawaii Drug Plot]
    Lt. Drake
  10. 9. [The White Fortress of Angha-Khan]
    Denny Scott
  11. 10. [As usual, the story opens with our heroes...]
    Hemlock Shomes
  12. 11. [Wings of War]
    D-13
  13. 12. [The Island of Captain Engand]
    Captain Savage
  14. 13. [The Ghost Ship]
    Zanzibar
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Ray Bottorff Jr
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Merlin Haas
  • Henry Andrews
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin