(May 1940)

Fox, 1939 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1940-03-11
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Fox Publications, Inc.
Brand
FP
Editing
Victor Fox

Issue Notes

On sale date from the publication date found at the Catalog of Copyright Entries, Part 2, Periodicals, New Series, Volume 35, 1940, Number 2. Second class permit. Copyright number 449439.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Samson / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Joe Simon
Inks
Joe Simon
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Just as the fiend pulled the switch, Samson struck
Genre
superhero
Characters
Samson

Indexer Notes

Art revision by Craig Delich 2008-4-5, was originally Alex Blum? Verified in Alter Ego #76, page 12, that Joe Simon drew the cover.

[The Monsters Are Coming] (Table of Contents: 1)

Samson / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Alex Blum
Inks
Alex Blum ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Samson

[Sir Lucifer Attacks] (Table of Contents: 2)

Flip Falcon / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Don Rico
Inks
Don Rico
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure
Characters
Flip Falcon; Sir Lucifer (villain, introduction)

[The Sport of Bdula Khan] (Table of Contents: 3)

Golden Knight / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Grieg Chapian
Inks
Grieg Chapian
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure
Characters
Golden Knight [Sir Richard of Warwick]; Bdula Khan (villain, introduction, turned into a hyena statue)

[Case of the Sinking Subs [The Saboteurs]] (Table of Contents: 4)

'Yank' Wilson Super Spy Q-4 / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Fletcher Hanks [as Lance Ferguson] (signed)
Pencils
Fletcher Hanks [as Lance Ferguson] (signed)
Inks
Fletcher Hanks [as Lance Ferguson] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Fletcher Hanks

Genre
spy
Characters
Yank Wilson
Synopsis
Yank Wilson stops a spy ring that was responsible for sinking United States submarines.
Reprints

The Murder Cloak (Table of Contents: 5)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Raul David (signed)
Letters
typeset

Genre
adventure

[The Vacuumites] (Table of Contents: 6)

Space Smith / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Fletcher Hanks [as Hank Christy] (signed)
Pencils
Fletcher Hanks [as Hank Christy] (signed)
Inks
Fletcher Hanks [as Hank Christy] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Fletcher Hanks

Genre
science fiction
Characters
Space Smith; Dianna; The Vacuumites (villains, introduction)
Synopsis
Space Smith and Dianna are taken prisoner by the Vacuumites, mummified inhabitants of the vacuum meteor.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

First line of text reads: "Space" and Dianna are returning to Earth after a trip to red planet." [sic]

[By short wave radio, Captain Kidd learns...] (Table of Contents: 7)

Captain Kidd / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Toni Blum ?
Pencils
Bill Bossert
Inks
Bill Bossert
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure; jungle
Characters
Captain Kidd; Queen Izzuki and the Almond-Eyed Amazons (villains, introduction)

[Aw! Now listen you little brat...] (Table of Contents: 8)

Professor Fiend / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
? [as Boris Plaster] (signed)
Inks
? [as Boris Plaster] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure
Characters
Professor Fiend

[Dr. Martinious, Warlord of Mars] (Table of Contents: 9)

Stardust / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
? [as Fletcher Hanks]
Inks
? [as Fletcher Hanks]
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Characters
Stardust; Dr. Martinious (villain, introduction); Brain-Men of Mars (villains, introduction, deaths)

Indexer Notes

Writer and letterer credits added by Craig Delich 2010-3-13. Credits corrected 12 June 2016.

The Man Who Hated the World (Table of Contents: 10)

Sub Saunders / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure
Characters
Sub Saunders; Kozar (villain, introduction, death); Seaweed Men (villains, introduction)
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Just as the fiend pulled the switch, Samson struck"]
    Samson
  2. 1. [The Monsters Are Coming]
    Samson
  3. 2. [Sir Lucifer Attacks]
    Flip Falcon
  4. 3. [The Sport of Bdula Khan]
    Golden Knight
  5. 4. [Case of the Sinking Subs [The Saboteurs]]
    'Yank' Wilson Super Spy Q-4
  6. 5. The Murder Cloak
  7. 6. [The Vacuumites]
    Space Smith
  8. 7. [By short wave radio, Captain Kidd learns...]
    Captain Kidd
  9. 8. [Aw! Now listen you little brat...]
    Professor Fiend
  10. 9. [Dr. Martinious, Warlord of Mars]
    Stardust
  11. 10. The Man Who Hated the World
    Sub Saunders
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