(September 1948)

Fawcett, 1940 Series
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Volume
16
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
Monthly
On-sale date
1948-07-09
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Fawcett Publications, Inc.
Brand
A Fawcett Publication
Editing
Virginia Provisiero
Color
Color
Dimensions
10.5" x 14" (#1-6); Standard Golden Age U.S. (#7-133)
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.


Meets the Skyhawk (Table of Contents)

Captain Marvel, Jr. / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Kurt Schaffenberger
Inks
Kurt Schaffenberger
Colors
?
Letters
?

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

Contents (Table of Contents: 1)

Captain Marvel, Jr. / foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

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

Meets the Sky Hawk (Table of Contents: 2)

Captain Marvel, Jr. / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain Marvel, Jr. [Freddy Freeman]; The Sky Hawk (first appearance; villain)

Indexer Notes

writer's credits from Woolfolk's paybook, via Martin O'Hearn. Story written in January 1948.

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

Wheaties / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Feats the Description (Table of Contents: 4)

Lumber Jack / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor

Optimist (Table of Contents: 5)

Trader Tom / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor

Indexer Notes

Script and art credits for this feature identified by Jerry Bails' Who's Who.

Bloobstutter's Fish Story (Table of Contents: 6)

Vacuum Bloobstutter / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Rod Reed
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor
Characters
Vacuum Bloobstutter

Board and Bored (Table of Contents: 7)

Colonel Corn and Korny Kobb / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor

The Magic Box (Table of Contents: 8)

Nyoka the Jungle Girl / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Rod Reed?
Pencils
Al Jetter?
Inks
Al Jetter?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
jungle

Heady Remark (Table of Contents: 9)

comic story / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10)

For the Master Mind / activity / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 11)

Comix Cards / illustration / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Comix Cards appear every month in Master Comics
Characters
Tom Mix; Hopalong Cassidy; Monte Hale

Some Type! (Table of Contents: 12)

Trader Tom / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor

Indexer Notes

Script and art credits for this feature identified by Jerry Bails' Who's Who.

Oak with Us (Table of Contents: 13)

Lumber Jack / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor

Jack's Talking Dog (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

Cracker Jack / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Lonely (Table of Contents: 15)

Vita Min / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; children

The Rain of Terror (Table of Contents: 16)

Bulletman / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Bulletman [Jim Barr]; Ken Kent (first appearance; Bulletgirl's uncle)

Mind Over Mattress (Table of Contents: 17)

Sherlock the Monk / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bill Brady
Inks
Bill Brady
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals

The Nightriders (Table of Contents: 18)

Tom Mix / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Carl Pfeufer
Inks
John Jordan
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Tom Mix

Indexer Notes

Carl Pfeufer pencil and John Jordan ink credits from Bill Black. Some Master Comics' Tom Mix stories were originally credited to Pete Riss. (May 15, 2005)

Duel in the Sand (Table of Contents: 19) (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. Meets the Skyhawk
    Captain Marvel, Jr.
  2. 1. Contents
    Captain Marvel, Jr.
  3. 2. Meets the Sky Hawk
    Captain Marvel, Jr.
  4. 3. Bob Elliott
    Wheaties
  5. 4. Feats the Description
    Lumber Jack
  6. 5. Optimist
    Trader Tom
  7. 6. Bloobstutter's Fish Story
    Vacuum Bloobstutter
  8. 7. Board and Bored
    Colonel Corn and Korny Kobb
  9. 8. The Magic Box
    Nyoka the Jungle Girl
  10. 9. Heady Remark
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    For the Master Mind
  12. 11. ["Comix Cards appear every month in Master Comics"]
    Comix Cards
  13. 12. Some Type!
    Trader Tom
  14. 13. Oak with Us
    Lumber Jack
  15. 14. Jack's Talking Dog
    Cracker Jack
  16. 15. Lonely
    Vita Min
  17. 16. The Rain of Terror
    Bulletman
  18. 17. Mind Over Mattress
    Sherlock the Monk
  19. 18. The Nightriders
    Tom Mix
  20. 19. Duel in the Sand
    Adventures of "R.C." and Quickie; Royal Crown Cola
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