(June 1940)

Fawcett, 1940 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
?
On-sale Date
1940-05-03
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Fawcett Publications, Inc.
Brand
A Fawcett Publication [Triangle]
Editing
Bill Parker

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. Class B periodical. Copyright number B 452941.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Gus Ricca?
Inks
Gus Ricca?
Colors
?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1)

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Diamond Jack's magic gem, source of all his power, is sought by an angry god from the Devil-Temples of the East.
Genre
superhero
Characters
Diamond Jack (origin, details); Khor (villain, introduction, death); Evil Priest of Khor (introduction, death); Lura; Evil Priest's warriors

[The Pell Street Mystery] (Table of Contents: 2)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Jim Wilcox
Inks
Jim Wilcox
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure
Characters
Jim Dolan; Villain: The Dragon [Jones] (Introduction)

Indexer Notes

Pencil & ink credits provided by Jean-Paul Gabilliet (October 9, 2004) based on a page of original art from this story. Original pencil & ink credits given to: Gus Ricca.

[The Wild Man and the Wolves] (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
Gechner (villain, introduction, death)
Reprints

[Captured By Von Grech] (Table of Contents: 4)

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

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

Genre
adventure
Characters
Von Grech (villain, introduction)

Murder In the Circus (Table of Contents: 5)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
detective-mystery

[The Land of the Pharaohs] (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
Queen Hatasu (villain, introduction)

[Baron Brunt's Flying Fortress] (Table of Contents: 7)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
aviation
Characters
Baron Bruht (villain)

[The Safari of Dr. Scott] (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
Deep in the heart of darkest Africa, among the ancient Gelka ruins guarded by...
Genre
jungle
Characters
Dr. Scott; Doris Scott; Lee Granger; Jabor
Synopsis
The Scott safari braves the Kolu and a gorilla to find the Gelka ruins. Lee has to rescue them.
Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. ["Diamond Jack's magic gem, source of all his power, is sought by an angry god from the Devil-Temples of the East."]
    Diamond Jack
  3. 2. [The Pell Street Mystery]
    Jim Dolan
  4. 3. [The Wild Man and the Wolves]
    Lucky Lawton
  5. 4. [Captured By Von Grech]
    Hurricane Hansen
  6. 5. Murder In the Circus
  7. 6. [The Land of the Pharaohs]
    Mark Swift and the Time Retarder
  8. 7. [Baron Brunt's Flying Fortress]
    War Bird
  9. 8. [The Safari of Dr. Scott]
    Lee Granger, Jungle King
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