(January 1949)

Fawcett, 1945 Series
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Volume
6
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1948-11-24
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.


Sivana and the Great Hunger (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]
Reprints

The Marvel Family (Table of Contents: 1)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

The Great Hunger! (Table of Contents: 2)

The Marvel Family / comic story / 11 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]; Kurt Schaffenberger (cameo; ?; pg. 3, pnl. 2); Sivana (villain)

Unmoved (Table of Contents: 3)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Lazy Lee

Dig Dig (Table of Contents: 4)

Boxcar Benny / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
M. H.
Pencils
M. H.
Inks
M. H.
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Boxcar Benny

Indexer Notes

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

Murder on the Movie Set (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

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

Mary Marvel Becomes the World's Saddest Girl! (Table of Contents: 6)

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

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Mary Marvel [Mary Batson]; Shazam
Synopsis
Mary briefly loses her powers.
Reprints

False Note (Table of Contents: 7)

Digby the Dentist / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Digby the Dentist
Reprints

No. 12 (Table of Contents: 8)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

The Nutty Squirrel (Table of Contents: 9)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Bud Thompson?
Inks
Bud Thompson?
Colors
?
Letters
?

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

Look Out! (Table of Contents: 10)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Lazy Lee

Saved by Trade & Mark (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

Adventures of Nip & Tuck; Smith Brothers Black Cough Drops / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

The Pie's the Limit (Table of Contents: 12)

Headline Harry / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor
Characters
Headline Harry
Reprints

Water Thief (Table of Contents: 13)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Larry Steinfeldt
Pencils
? (header)
Inks
? (header)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Battles the Flame Fiend! (Table of Contents: 14)

Captain Marvel / comic story / 8.67 pages (report information)

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
C. C. Beck
Inks
Pete Costanza
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]; The Fire Fiend [Mr. Heeter] (first appearance; villain)

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

statement of ownership / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

New! Jim Prentice, Amazing, Exciting, Electric Football (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

Electric Football / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Sivana and the Great Hunger
    The Marvel Family
  2. 1. The Marvel Family
    The Marvel Family
  3. 2. The Great Hunger!
    The Marvel Family
  4. 3. Unmoved
    Lazy Lee
  5. 4. Dig Dig
    Boxcar Benny
  6. 5. Murder on the Movie Set
    Dashiell Hammett's Adventures of Sam Spade; Wildroot Cream-Oil
  7. 6. Mary Marvel Becomes the World's Saddest Girl!
    Mary Marvel
  8. 7. False Note
    Digby the Dentist
  9. 8. No. 12
    The Marvel Family Puzzle Page
  10. 9. The Nutty Squirrel
    Captain Marvel, Jr.
  11. 10. Look Out!
    Lazy Lee
  12. 11. Saved by Trade & Mark
    Adventures of Nip & Tuck; Smith Brothers Black Cough Drops
  13. 12. The Pie's the Limit
    Headline Harry
  14. 13. Water Thief
  15. 14. Battles the Flame Fiend!
    Captain Marvel
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
  17. 16. New! Jim Prentice, Amazing, Exciting, Electric Football
    Electric Football
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