(September 1948)

Fawcett, 1945 Series
< Previous Issue |
| Next Issue >
Volume
5
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1948-07-21
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Fawcett Publications, Inc.
Brand
A Fawcett Publication
Editing
Wendell Crowley
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. 2, Periodicals, 1948.


The Amoeba Men! (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]

The Marvel Family (Table of Contents: 1)

The Marvel Family / table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Fights the Amoeba Family! (Table of Contents: 2)

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

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]; Captain Marvel, Jr. [Freddy Freeman]; Mary Marvel [Mary Batson]; The Amoeba (multiple-bodied villain, introduction)

Bob Elliott (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Wheaties / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Boss's Daughter (Table of Contents: 4)

Peewee Pete / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

The Life-Saving Menace (Table of Contents: 5)

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

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

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

Toothsome Twosome (Table of Contents: 6)

Kanvasback and Mal Arkey / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
sports

Her Brains Don't Rank (Table of Contents: 7)

Dizzy Daisy / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Howard Boughner
Pencils
Howard Boughner
Inks
Howard Boughner
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor

Tough! (Table of Contents: 8)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor

The Carnotite Crook! (Table of Contents: 9)

Mary Marvel / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jack Binder ?
Inks
Jack Binder ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Mary Marvel [Mary Batson]; Mole (villain, introduction)

Gets His Just Desserts! (Table of Contents: 10)

Kid Gloves / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals

No. 7 (Table of Contents: 11)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Prison Break (Table of Contents: 12)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Richard Kraus
Letters
typeset

Neptune's Freak Show! (Table of Contents: 13)

Captain Marvel / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]; Oggsix (introduction, robot); un-named robots of Neptune (introduction for all)

Indexer Notes

Writer credit from Woolfolk's paybook via Martin O'Hearn.

Money Quiz (Table of Contents: 14)

activity / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

The Cat's Meow (Table of Contents: 15)

comic story / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor

Duel in the Sand (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

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

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Amoeba Men!
    The Marvel Family
  2. 1. The Marvel Family
    The Marvel Family
  3. 2. Fights the Amoeba Family!
    The Marvel Family
  4. 3. Bob Elliott
    Wheaties
  5. 4. The Boss's Daughter
    Peewee Pete
  6. 5. The Life-Saving Menace
    Captain Marvel, Jr.
  7. 6. Toothsome Twosome
    Kanvasback and Mal Arkey
  8. 7. Her Brains Don't Rank
    Dizzy Daisy
  9. 8. Tough!
    Lazy Lee
  10. 9. The Carnotite Crook!
    Mary Marvel
  11. 10. Gets His Just Desserts!
    Kid Gloves
  12. 11. No. 7
    The Marvel Family Puzzle Page
  13. 12. Prison Break
  14. 13. Neptune's Freak Show!
    Captain Marvel
  15. 14. Money Quiz
  16. 15. The Cat's Meow
  17. 16. Duel in the Sand
    Adventures of "R. C." and Quickie; Royal Crown Cola
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Craig Delich
  • Del Gruber
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Edgar Loftin
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Gregory Fischer
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • Walt Grogan
  • Mike Nielsen