(September 1948)

Fiction House, 1940 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia frequency
Every other month
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Love Romances Pub. Co., Inc.
Brand
Fiction House Magazines
Editing
J. F. Byrne (Managing Editor)
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Joe Doolin
Inks
Joe Doolin
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Reprints

Indexer Notes

The cover image is a generic sf cover that actually appears to feature The Red Comet who hasn't appeared in Planet Comics for years.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1)

The Lost World / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
? [as Thornecliffe Herrick]
Pencils
George Evans (signed)
Inks
George Evans (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Yesterday this was a city teeming with life...
Genre
science fiction
Characters
Eon of Mars (intro); Villains: Voltamen (some die)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2)

Futura / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
? [as John Douglas]
Pencils
Enrico Bagnoli
Inks
Enrico Bagnoli
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Attention, all universes! Captain Xres of space patrol...
Genre
science fiction
Characters
Futura [Marcia Reynolds]; Villains: Yrina; Omma (intro)

The Vizigraph (Table of Contents: 3)

The Vizigraph / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

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

Auro Lord of Jupiter / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
? [as Dick Charles]
Pencils
Joe Doolin
Inks
Joe Doolin
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Giant Jupiter's dazzling pomp is a fairy tale...
Genre
science fiction
Characters
Auro Lord of Jupiter; Guest Star: Dorna; Villain: Baron Torg (Introduction); Gabor (Introduction; Death); Lozar (Introduction); Introduction: Captain and crew of the JUPITER

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5)

Space Rangers / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
? [as Hugh Fitzhugh]
Pencils
Frank Doyle (signed)
Inks
Frank Doyle (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
At Terra's radite bank, the official's telecar halted...
Genre
science fiction
Characters
The Space Rangers [Flint Baker]; Villains: Val (intro); Jen (intro)

Indexer Notes

Reef Ryan not in this story.

The Unguarded Pass (Table of Contents: 6)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
? [as Thornecliffe Herrick]
Letters
typeset

Genre
science fiction

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7)

Star Pirate / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
? [as Len Dodson]
Pencils
Maurice Whitman (signed)
Inks
Maurice Whitman (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Who is Star Pirate? Here is the story...
Genre
science fiction
Characters
Star Pirate; Van Morgan (intro); Elna (intro); Villains: Dr. Flack; Valda; Olo (intro; dies); Axel (intro); Roff (intro)
Reprints

Neptune (Part 2) (Table of Contents: 8)

Life On Other Worlds / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Murphy Anderson
Inks
Murphy Anderson
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9)

Mysta of the Moon / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
? [as Ross Gallun]
Pencils
Matt Baker
Inks
Ray Osrin ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Warning! Safety council take heed! Mysterious blips registering...
Genre
science fiction
Characters
Mysta of the Moon [Technician 3A]; Guest Stars: Bron II; Dirk Garro; Dr. Robar Lian (intro); Villains: Thought-Mites of Andros (intro); humanoids (intro; die)
Synopsis
Dirk Garro relies on Technician 3A's help against the Thought-Mites of Andros, not knowing that she's really Mysta.
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. ["Yesterday this was a city teeming with life..."]
    The Lost World
  3. 2. ["Attention, all universes! Captain Xres of space patrol..."]
    Futura
  4. 3. The Vizigraph
    The Vizigraph
  5. 4. ["Giant Jupiter's dazzling pomp is a fairy tale..."]
    Auro Lord of Jupiter
  6. 5. ["At Terra's radite bank, the official's telecar halted..."]
    Space Rangers
  7. 6. The Unguarded Pass
  8. 7. ["Who is Star Pirate? Here is the story..."]
    Star Pirate
  9. 8. Neptune (Part 2)
    Life On Other Worlds
  10. 9. ["Warning! Safety council take heed! Mysterious blips registering..."]
    Mysta of the Moon
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Dwayne Best
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Ray Bottorff Jr
  • Henry Steele, Hames Ware, Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.
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  • Gregory Fischer
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