(April 1951)

Fawcett, 1940 Series
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Volume
22
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Fawcett Publications, Inc.
Brand
A Fawcett Publication
Editing
Virginia Provisiero [as V. A. Provisiero]

Captain Marvel Saves Captain Marvel (Table of Contents)

Captain Marvel / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Kurt Schaffenberger
Inks
Kurt Schaffenberger
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain Marvel
Reprints
Keywords
imposters

Captain Marvel Saves Captain Marvel (Table of Contents: 1)

Captain Marvel / comic story / 9.67 pages (report information)

Script
Otto Binder
Pencils
Kurt Schaffenberger
Inks
Kurt Schaffenberger
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]; Mayor Roger Ashton
Synopsis
Billy finds it strange that the Mayor of Alligator Hide asks Billy to come and dedicate the town's new radio station. Even odder is that they also promise a big surprise in store for Captain Marvel.
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Keywords
Alligator Hide (town); Station WHIZ

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

The Captain Marvel Club / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Dubble Bubble / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Good Service (Table of Contents: 4)

Wilbur the Waiter / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor

The Smash Hit (Table of Contents: 5)

Colonel Corn and Korny Kobb / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor

The Worthless Ranch (Table of Contents: 6)

Golden Arrow / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Anthony Cataldo ?
Inks
Anthony Cataldo
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier; superhero
Characters
Golden Arrow; White Wind (horse); Si Bright
Synopsis
A fake land appraiser tells Si Bright his newly found gold vein is worthless but offers to buy his ranch cheap.
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Indexer Notes

The stiff puppet-like movement of figures is similar to some of Cataldo's signed stories, so he may as well have done the pencil work too.

Some Nerve! (Table of Contents: 7)

Doc Sorebones / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor

The Mysterious Voyage (Table of Contents: 8)

Lance O'Casey / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Charles Tomsey
Inks
Charles Tomsey
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure
Characters
Lance O'Casey; Mike Bellew (mate); Mr. Collins (dope runner)
Synopsis
Lance and his schooner are hired to search for a sunken treasure, which turns out to be dope.
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9)

Huck and Buck / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
And where do yuh think yore going, Buck?
Genre
humor
Reprints

The Atomic Spy (Table of Contents: 10)

A Wicky and O'Shawnessy Story / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Rod Reed
Pencils
? (illustration)
Inks
? (illustration)
Colors
?
Letters
Typeset

Too Smart for His Own Good (Table of Contents: 11)

Rancher Rollins and His Son, Junior / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor

Birthday on the Ranch (Table of Contents: 12)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor

Ibis the Invincible Battles the Earth Brain (Table of Contents: 13)

Ibis / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Woolfolk
Pencils
Walter Palais ?
Inks
Walter Palais ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Ibis; Taia; Langdon
Synopsis
When drilling for oil, Langdon reaches an underground cave with a huge brain.
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Indexer Notes

The artwork has many similarities with signed Walter Palais stories in Planet Comics (Fiction House, 1940 series) #52 and #53, such as hands, faces and figure movement.

Script credit from Martin O'Hearn.

Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Captain Marvel Saves Captain Marvel
    Captain Marvel
  2. 1. Captain Marvel Saves Captain Marvel
    Captain Marvel
  3. 2. ["The more the merrier....."]
    The Captain Marvel Club
  4. 3. ["We're holding her for ransom!"]
    Dubble Bubble
  5. 4. Good Service
    Wilbur the Waiter
  6. 5. The Smash Hit
    Colonel Corn and Korny Kobb
  7. 6. The Worthless Ranch
    Golden Arrow
  8. 7. Some Nerve!
    Doc Sorebones
  9. 8. The Mysterious Voyage
    Lance O'Casey
  10. 9. ["And where do yuh think yore going, Buck?"]
    Huck and Buck
  11. 10. The Atomic Spy
    A Wicky and O'Shawnessy Story
  12. 11. Too Smart for His Own Good
    Rancher Rollins and His Son, Junior
  13. 12. Birthday on the Ranch
  14. 13. Ibis the Invincible Battles the Earth Brain
    Ibis
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