(June 1940)

Fox, 1940 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1940-04-15
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Fox Publications, Inc.
Brand
FP
Editing
Victor Fox
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

The on-sale date is from the publication date recorded in the Catalog of Copyright Entries, Part 2, Periodicals, 1940, New Series, Vol. 35, No. 2.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Dr. Mortal / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Joe Simon
Inks
Joe Simon
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
As the monster stirs, the gun barks at the mad Dr. Mortal
Genre
adventure
Characters
Dr. Mortal; Gary Brent; Marlene Mortal

[Invasion From Mexico] (Table of Contents: 1)

Thor / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Pierce Rice
Inks
Arturo Cazeneuve
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Grant Farrel, invested with the magic powers of Thor, God of Thunder, defends America against a sudden invasion of a dictator ruled power.
Genre
fantasy-supernatural; superhero
Characters
Gratnians; Grant Farrel [Thor]; Glenda
Synopsis
Grant Farrel, as Thor, helps America fend off the invasion of the Gratnians.
Keywords
Chicago; Mexico

Indexer Notes

Inks credit from Jerry Bails via the GCD Main List (21 March 2006); the original indexer credited Pierce Rice

[Wizard's Vengeance] (Table of Contents: 2)

Sorceress of Zoom / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The great and beautiful Sorceress of Zoom has many friends among the mortals..
Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
a wizard; Allan Sanders; Sorceress of Zoom
Synopsis
A wizard destroys the magic mirror of the Sorceress of Zoom; with the broken pieces of the mirror, the Sorceress of Zoom travels to a volcano to restore her magic mirror.
Keywords
magic mirror; volcano

Indexer Notes

Sorceress of Zoom now a heroine (began as a villainess)

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

Solar Plexis / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
This is your last chance ta make good!

[The Treasure of Planetoid 5940] (Table of Contents: 4)

Blast Bennett / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

The Return of Montezuma (Table of Contents: 5)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

[The Super Automaton] (Table of Contents: 6)

Dr. Mortal / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Bert Whitman
Pencils
Bert Whitman
Inks
Bert Whitman
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Dr. Mortal; Jaque

[The Pig-Baka] (Table of Contents: 7)

Voodoo Man / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
? [as Allan Spectre]
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Lua

[Alliance With a Bear] (Table of Contents: 8)

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

Script
?
Pencils
? [as Arnold Mazos]
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

[The Mermaid Princess] (Table of Contents: 9)

Typhon / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
? [as Phllips Judge]
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
a mermaid
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["As the monster stirs, the gun barks at the mad Dr. Mortal"]
    Dr. Mortal
  2. 1. [Invasion From Mexico]
    Thor
  3. 2. [Wizard's Vengeance]
    Sorceress of Zoom
  4. 3. ["This is your last chance ta make good!"]
    Solar Plexis
  5. 4. [The Treasure of Planetoid 5940]
    Blast Bennett
  6. 5. The Return of Montezuma
  7. 6. [The Super Automaton]
    Dr. Mortal
  8. 7. [The Pig-Baka]
    Voodoo Man
  9. 8. [Alliance With a Bear]
    Bird Man
  10. 9. [The Mermaid Princess]
    Typhon
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Per Sandell
  • Del Gruber
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin