(June 1940)

Fox, 1939 Series
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Volume
[1]
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1940-04-10
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Fox Publications, Inc.
Brand
FP
Editing
Victor Fox
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

On sale date from the publication date and the volume number found at the Catalog of Copyright Entries, Part 2, Periodicals, New Series, Volume 35, 1940, Number 2. Class B periodical. Copyright number B 453593. Volume number not listed in the indicia.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Samson / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Joe Simon (signed)
Inks
Joe Simon (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Samson with a mighty lunge smashes through to save the girl
Genre
superhero
Characters
Samson

Indexer Notes

artists signature to the right of woman's head.

[Sanglor's Hypnotic Ray] (Table of Contents: 1)

Samson / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Samson uncovers a plot to rid the world of its great statesmen
Genre
superhero
Characters
Samson; Sanglor (villain, introduction, death); Sir James Royce; Miss Royce; Joshua Huntington
Synopsis
Sanglor, who has developed a ray that hypnotizes people, takes control of the world's statesmen.
Keywords
Capitol Building; hypnotic ray; Mount Whitney; televizer screen

[Insect Men of Mercury] (Table of Contents: 2)

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

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

Genre
science fiction
Characters
Flip Falcon; The Insect Men and their Queen (villains, introduction, death for all)

[The Hag of Blackamoor Forest] (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]; Queen of Blackamoor (introduction); The Hag of Blackamoor (villain, introduction, death)

[The Noxio Gas Plot] (Table of Contents: 4)

Yank Wilson / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure
Characters
Yank Wilson; Count La Roach (villain, introduction)

The Moon of Destruction (Table of Contents: 5)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Dana Tinari (signed)
Letters
typeset

Genre
science fiction

[The Emperor of Ganymede] (Table of Contents: 6)

Space Smith / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
science fiction
Characters
Space Smith; Morosio (villain, introduction)

Indexer Notes

While the story is signed "Hank Christy", a known pseudonym for Fletcher Hanks, this does not appear to be by his hand

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

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

Script
?
Pencils
Bill Bossert ?; Dan Gormley ?
Inks
Bill Bossert ?; Dan Gormley ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
High above Mt. Zanor...
Characters
Captain Kidd; Rose Wilder (introduction); The Great White Chief and his monsters (villain, introduction, death for all)

Indexer Notes

Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr. wonders if this could be the work of Dan Gormley.

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

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

Script
Fred Schwab
Pencils
Fred Schwab
Inks
Fred Schwab
Colors
?
Letters
Fred Schwab

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Well--I'll be!
Genre
adventure
Characters
Professor Fiend

[The Anti-Solar Ray] (Table of Contents: 9)

Stardust / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Fletcher Hanks
Pencils
Fletcher Hanks
Inks
Fletcher Hanks
Colors
?
Letters
Fletcher Hanks

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Stardust; Gyp Cliff (villain, introduction)
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Henry Kiefer [as Karl Kief] (signed)
Inks
Henry Kiefer [as Karl Kief] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Sub and Peg are exploring the coast
Genre
adventure
Characters
Sub Saunders
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Samson with a mighty lunge smashes through to save the girl"]
    Samson
  2. 1. [Sanglor's Hypnotic Ray]
    Samson
  3. 2. [Insect Men of Mercury]
    Flip Falcon
  4. 3. [The Hag of Blackamoor Forest]
    Golden Knight
  5. 4. [The Noxio Gas Plot]
    Yank Wilson
  6. 5. The Moon of Destruction
  7. 6. [The Emperor of Ganymede]
    Space Smith
  8. 7. ["High above Mt. Zanor..."]
    Captain Kidd
  9. 8. ["Well--I'll be!"]
    Professor Fiend
  10. 9. [The Anti-Solar Ray]
    Stardust
  11. 10. ["Sub and Peg are exploring the coast"]
    Sub Saunders
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  • Jim Van Dore
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  • Craig Delich
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