(December 1948)

Fawcett, 1940 Series
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Volume
18
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia frequency
Monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Fawcett Publications, Inc.
Brand
A Fawcett Publication
Editing
Mercedes Shull [as M. Shull]
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding
Saddle-Stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

Cover gives date as "December"


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Captain Marvel / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
C. C. Beck
Inks
C. C. Beck
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Holy Moley! I can't get rid of that bomb!
Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain Marvel
Reprints
Keywords
missiles

[Contents Page] (Table of Contents: 1)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]; Shazam

The World's Mightiest Machine (Table of Contents: 2)

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

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

Genre
superhero
Reprints

Real Western Hero (Table of Contents: 3)

Comix Cards / illustration / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Tom Mix; Hopalong Cassidy; Monte Hale

Poor Girl! (Table of Contents: 4)

Little Miss Money Bags / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; children

Matty Bell (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

Wheaties / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Two Bits (Table of Contents: 6)

Bell Bottom Bill / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor

The End (Table of Contents: 7)

Nautical Nancy / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor

The Vanishing Payrolls! (Table of Contents: 8)

Golden Arrow / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Louis Cazeneuve
Inks
Louis Cazeneuve
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier

Sleep on It! (Table of Contents: 9)

Doc Sorebones / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Reprints

Food Detective! (Table of Contents: 10)

Wilbur the Waiter / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Reprints

Sam Takes Himself for a Ride (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

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

Kidnap Scare (Table of Contents: 12)

A Wicky and O'Shawnessy Story / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Rod Reed
Letters
Typeset

The Tapestry of Terror (Table of Contents: 13)

Ibis the Invincible / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre
superhero

Indexer Notes

Writer's credit from Woolfolk's paybook, as reported by Martin O'Hearn.

How to Sharpen Your Wits (Table of Contents: 14)

The Culture Corner / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Basil Wolverton
Pencils
Basil Wolverton
Inks
Basil Wolverton
Colors
Basil Wolverton
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Croucher K. Conk
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

The Captain Marvel Club / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

In the Dog House (Table of Contents: 16)

Freshman Freddy / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Reprints

The Peril of the Pearls! (Table of Contents: 17)

Lance O'Casey / comic story / 8.67 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure
Reprints

Quiz.. (Table of Contents: 18)

activity / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 19) (Expand) /

Erector / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Holy Moley! I can't get rid of that bomb!"]
    Captain Marvel
  2. 1. [Contents Page]
  3. 2. The World's Mightiest Machine
    Captain Marvel
  4. 3. Real Western Hero
    Comix Cards
  5. 4. Poor Girl!
    Little Miss Money Bags
  6. 5. Matty Bell
    Wheaties
  7. 6. Two Bits
    Bell Bottom Bill
  8. 7. The End
    Nautical Nancy
  9. 8. The Vanishing Payrolls!
    Golden Arrow
  10. 9. Sleep on It!
    Doc Sorebones
  11. 10. Food Detective!
    Wilbur the Waiter
  12. 11. Sam Takes Himself for a Ride
    Adventures of Sam Spade; Wildroot Cream-Oil
  13. 12. Kidnap Scare
    A Wicky and O'Shawnessy Story
  14. 13. The Tapestry of Terror
    Ibis the Invincible
  15. 14. How to Sharpen Your Wits
    The Culture Corner
  16. 15. ["Get on the band wagon!"]
    The Captain Marvel Club
  17. 16. In the Dog House
    Freshman Freddy
  18. 17. The Peril of the Pearls!
    Lance O'Casey
  19. 18. Quiz..
  20. 19. ["Boys! Look at all the spectacular buzz-with-action models you can build..."]
    Erector
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