(September 1949)

Fawcett, 1945 Series
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Volume
7
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
monthly
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

Legend of Atlantis (Table of Contents)

The Marvel Family / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]; Captain Marvel, Jr. [Freddy Freeman]; Mary Marvel [Mary Batson]

The Marvel Family Smashes the Legend of Atlantis (Table of Contents: 1)

The Marvel Family / comic story / 9.67 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]; The Zoo King (villain, introduction)
Reprints

Indexer Notes

The Marvel Family proves Atlantis was a myth, and is really Australia--which is surprising, since Cap, Jr. visited Atlantis in issue #10.

Lou Boudreau (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

Wheaties / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3)

Rubbernose Randolph / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Art Helfant
Pencils
Art Helfant
Inks
Art Helfant
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Howdy, mam! I'm the census taker...
Genre
humor

Rocky Lane Foils the Bank Robbers (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Carnation Malted Milk / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Curse of the Tomb! (Table of Contents: 5)

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

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]; Captain Marvel, Jr. [Freddy Freeman]; Mary Marvel [Mary Batson]
Reprints

The Payoff (Table of Contents: 6)

Judge Smudge / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor

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

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hey, Boxcar!" "Shucks, he saw me!
Genre
humor

Indexer Notes

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

The Woman of a Thousand Faces! (Table of Contents: 8)

Mary Marvel / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Mary Marvel [Mary Batson]; Woman of a Thousand Faces (first appearance; villain)
Reprints

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

Dubble Bubble Gum / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

How to Crack Open a Soft-Boiled Egg (Table of Contents: 10)

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

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

Biggest Loafer in Town (Table of Contents: 11)

Lazy Lee / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor

Race with Death (Table of Contents: 12)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Walt Farmer
Pencils
? (header)
Inks
? (header)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

No. 19 (Table of Contents: 13)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Air Minded! (Table of Contents: 14)

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

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

Genre
humor

Fights the Mightiest Meteor Shower (Table of Contents: 15)

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

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]; Sivana (villain)

Value of Friendship (Table of Contents: 16)

Boxcar Benny / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor

Indexer Notes

Title word mis-spelled "Freindship."
Script and art credits for this feature identified by Jerry Bails' Who's Who.

Flames of Death (Table of Contents: 17) (Expand) /

Another Exciting "R. C." and Quickie Adventure!; Royal Crown Cola / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Legend of Atlantis
    The Marvel Family
  2. 1. The Marvel Family Smashes the Legend of Atlantis
    The Marvel Family
  3. 2. Lou Boudreau
    Wheaties
  4. 3. ["Howdy, mam! I'm the census taker..."]
    Rubbernose Randolph
  5. 4. Rocky Lane Foils the Bank Robbers
    Carnation Malted Milk
  6. 5. The Curse of the Tomb!
    Captain Marvel, Jr.
  7. 6. The Payoff
    Judge Smudge
  8. 7. ["Hey, Boxcar!" "Shucks, he saw me!"]
    Boxcar Benny
  9. 8. The Woman of a Thousand Faces!
    Mary Marvel
  10. 9. ["What's the matter with that little kid, Butch?"]
    Dubble Bubble Gum
  11. 10. How to Crack Open a Soft-Boiled Egg
    The Culture Corner
  12. 11. Biggest Loafer in Town
    Lazy Lee
  13. 12. Race with Death
  14. 13. No. 19
    The Marvel Family Puzzle Page
  15. 14. Air Minded!
    Headline Harry
  16. 15. Fights the Mightiest Meteor Shower
    Captain Marvel
  17. 16. Value of Friendship
    Boxcar Benny
  18. 17. Flames of Death
    Another Exciting "R. C." and Quickie Adventure!; Royal Crown Cola
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