(January 1950)

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 52 Pages
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

Man or Ape? (Table of Contents)

Tiger Girl / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
jungle
Characters
Tiger Girl [Princess Vishnu]

Man or Ape? (Table of Contents: 1)

Tiger Girl / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
? [as Allan O'Hara]
Pencils
Robert Webb?; ? (Iger Shop)
Inks
David Heames?; ? (Iger Shop)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
It was a tale, whispered by the flickering...
Genre
jungle
Characters
Tiger Girl [Princess Vishnu]; Prof. Carew (intro); Baker (intro); VILLAINS: Jack (intro; dies); Mona (intro; dies); Chief Okalu

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?; John Forte?
Inks
Ray Osrin? (Iger Shop)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Among the advisors to the court, none was...
Genre
historical
Characters
Captain Fight; Princess Ann and her parents (intro); VILLAINS: Sir Rodney Holt (intro; dies); Mitchell (intro; dies); Bixby (intro; dies)
Reprints

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

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

Script
? [as Rollin W. Bell]
Pencils
Edmund Good?
Inks
Ray Osrin? (Iger Shop)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
To honorable Rip Carson: Respectfully request your presence...
Genre
adventure
Characters
Rip Carson; Wong Foo (intro); Wong Chang (intro); VILLAIN: Kai (intro)
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4)

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

Script
? [as John Campbell]
Pencils
Bill LaCava?; (Iger Shop)
Inks
? (Iger Shop)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Peaches was a curious woman, but Hooks Devlin...
Genre
crime
Characters
Hooks Devlin; Fatima (intro); Peaches; VILLAINS: Buddy Saville; Moonface
Reprints

The Epic of the Revenge: Conclusion (Table of Contents: 5)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
? [as Allan O'Hara]
Letters
typeset

Genre
war

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

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

Script
? [as Chuck Walker]
Pencils
John Forte?; (Iger Shop)
Inks
? (Iger Shop)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Every boy should know how to defend himself...
Genre
sports
Characters
Kayo Kirby; Morgan (intro); Benjamin Morgan (intro); Philip Rice (intro); VILLAINS: Trigger (intro); Mamie (intro); Slugger Davis (intro); their gang (intro)

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

Senorita Rio / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Marilyn Mercer? [as Morgan Hawkins]
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
Abe Kanegson

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Special memo to Senorita Rio: report to Ciudad...
Genre
spy
Characters
Senorita Rio [Consuela Maria Ascencion De Las Vegas]; Jack Stet (intro); Baron Eric Mendez (intro, Villain); Mario
Synopsis
Senorita Rio and Jack Stet, a U.S. newspaper reporter stop Baron Mendez, who is planning an open revolt to take over all of South America.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Historically attributed to Jerry Grandenetti, current comparisons/research make this ID untenable. Possibly a European or South American artist.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Man or Ape?
    Tiger Girl
  2. 1. Man or Ape?
    Tiger Girl
  3. 2. ["Among the advisors to the court, none was..."]
    Captain Fight
  4. 3. ["To honorable Rip Carson: Respectfully request your presence..."]
    Rip Carson of Risks, Unlimited
  5. 4. ["Peaches was a curious woman, but Hooks Devlin..."]
    Hooks Devlin
  6. 5. The Epic of the Revenge: Conclusion
  7. 6. ["Every boy should know how to defend himself..."]
    Kayo Kirby
  8. 7. ["Special memo to Senorita Rio: report to Ciudad..."]
    Senorita Rio
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