(October 1949)

Fiction House, 1940 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
every other month
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Fight Stories, Inc.
Brand
Fiction House Magazines
Editing
Jack Byrne (Mgr. Editor); Joseph V. Daffron (Editor); S.M. Iger (Art Director)
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock
newsprint
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Dawn Beast from Karana-Zan! (Table of Contents)

Tiger Girl / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jack Kamen ?
Inks
? (Iger Shop)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
jungle
Characters
Tiger Girl [Princess Vishnu]
Reprints

Dawn Beast from Karana-Zan! (Table of Contents: 1)

Tiger Girl / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
? [as Allan O'Hara]
Pencils
Matt Baker ?; ? (Iger Shop)
Inks
Ray Osrin ? (Iger Shop)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Now, when the war shields hang peacefully in the...
Genre
jungle
Characters
Tiger Girl [Princess Vishnu]; Chief Orad (intro); VILLAINS: Tyson (intro); Jerry (intro); Swede (intro); Jeff (intro)

Indexer Notes

The story title is taken from the cover blurb.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2)

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

Script
? [as Stuart Drake]
Pencils
Jack Kamen
Inks
Al Feldstein ?; [shop]
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
A score of ships missing - vanished without a trace...
Genre
historical
Characters
Captain Fight; Captain Hiram (intro); Elizabeth (intro); VILLAIN: Captain Craft

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

Senorita Rio / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
? [as Morgan Hawkins]
Pencils
Edmund Good ?
Inks
Jack Kamen ?; Ray Osrin ? (Iger Shop)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Top secret. To Senorita Rio: A key figure in...
Genre
spy
Characters
Senorita Rio [Consuela Maria Ascencion De Las Vegas]; Tezuma (intro); Tezuma's father (an Aztec chief; intro); VILLAINS: Senora Costanza (intro); Senor Leader and his rebels (intro)

Indexer Notes

Senora Costanza named for artist Pete Costanza.

Andorra (Table of Contents: 4)

Stamps / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
Sidney M. Elias
Letters
typeset

Synopsis
Elias' regular stamp column, along with ads

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5)

Kayo Kirby / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
? [as Chuck Walker]
Pencils
Matt Baker ?; ? (Iger Shop)
Inks
Ray Osrin ? (Iger Shop)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The crowd at Metropolitan Arena was on its feet...
Genre
sports
Characters
Kayo Kirby; The Masked Marvel (intro); VILLAINS: Bella Waring (intro); Lefty and their gang (intro)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6)

Hooks Devlin / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
? [as John Campbell]
Pencils
John Forte ?; ? (Iger Shop)
Inks
David Heames ?; ? (Iger Shop)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The swaying palm trees, white sands, and bathing...
Genre
spy
Characters
Hooks Devlin; VILLAINS: Ed Crane and his gang (intro); Rocky Atone (intro)

Dad Strikes Out (Table of Contents: 7)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
? [as John Campbell]
Letters
typeset

Genre
sports

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8)

Rip Carson of Risks Unlimited / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
? [as Rollin W. Bell]
Pencils
David Heames ?
Inks
David Heames ?; ? (Iger Shop)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I'm Spur Shane of the Shane-McNeil oil...
Genre
adventure
Characters
Rip Carson; Mike McNeil (intro); VILLAINS: Spur Shane (intro); Cynthia Shane (intro); Mongol bandits
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Dawn Beast from Karana-Zan!
    Tiger Girl
  2. 1. Dawn Beast from Karana-Zan!
    Tiger Girl
  3. 2. ["A score of ships missing - vanished without a trace..."]
    Captain Fight
  4. 3. ["Top secret. To Senorita Rio: A key figure in..."]
    Senorita Rio
  5. 4. Andorra
    Stamps
  6. 5. ["The crowd at Metropolitan Arena was on its feet..."]
    Kayo Kirby
  7. 6. ["The swaying palm trees, white sands, and bathing..."]
    Hooks Devlin
  8. 7. Dad Strikes Out
  9. 8. ["I'm Spur Shane of the Shane-McNeil oil..."]
    Rip Carson of Risks Unlimited
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Henry Steele, Hames Ware, Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.
  • Len Wolinsky
  • Michael Hoskin
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Lou Mougin
  • Peter Croome
  • Henry Steele, Hames Ware, Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.