(April 1940)

Fawcett, 1940 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
?
On-sale Date
1940-03-06
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Fawcett Publications, Inc.
Brand
A Fawcett Publication [Triangle]
Editing
Bill Parker
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Golden Age U.S.
Paper Stock
Newsprint interior; Glossy cover
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

On sale date from the publication date found in the Catalog of Copyright Entries, Part 2, Periodicals, New Series, Volume 35, 1940, Number 2. Second class permit. Copyright number 449242.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Jim Dolan / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Gus Ricca?
Inks
Gus Ricca?
Colors
?

Genre
detective-mystery

[The Challenge of Count Shano] (Table of Contents: 1)

Diamond Jack / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Gus Ricca
Inks
Gus Ricca
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Count Shano (villain, introduction, death)

[Death of a Test Pilot] (Table of Contents: 2)

Jim Dolan / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Gus Ricca
Inks
Gus Ricca
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure
Characters
V: Hendricks

[The Claim Jumpers] (Table of Contents: 3)

Lucky Lawton / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Hal Sharp
Inks
Hal Sharp
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Boggs (villain, introduction, death?)

[The Kazilian Sub Base] (Table of Contents: 4)

Hurricane Hansen / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Mike Suchorsky
Inks
Mike Suchorsky
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure
Characters
V: Von Kirsch (I, D)

Dark Deviltry (Table of Contents: 5)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
detective-mystery
Characters
James Driggs

[Back To the Crusades] (Table of Contents: 6)

Mark Swift and the Time Retarder / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Characters
King Richard the Lionhearted (introduction); Saladin (introduction); Sir Simbak (villain, introduction)

[Baron Bruht] (Table of Contents: 7)

The War Bird / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
aviation
Characters
Captain Tom Sharp [The War Bird]; Baron Bruht (villain, introduction)

[The Boko Kidnappers] (Table of Contents: 8)

Lee Granger, Jungle King / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Manly Wade Wellman?
Pencils
Jack Binder?
Inks
Jack Binder?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Lee Granger, scientist-adventurer, flies over the deep jungle...
Genre
jungle
Characters
Margie Lake; Lee Granger
Synopsis
Margie is kidnapped from the home of her father, the Consul General, in Sudana. Lee rescues her.
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Jim Dolan
  2. 1. [The Challenge of Count Shano]
    Diamond Jack
  3. 2. [Death of a Test Pilot]
    Jim Dolan
  4. 3. [The Claim Jumpers]
    Lucky Lawton
  5. 4. [The Kazilian Sub Base]
    Hurricane Hansen
  6. 5. Dark Deviltry
  7. 6. [Back To the Crusades]
    Mark Swift and the Time Retarder
  8. 7. [Baron Bruht]
    The War Bird
  9. 8. [The Boko Kidnappers]
    Lee Granger, Jungle King
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