(January 1952)

Fawcett, 1940 Series
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Volume
24
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Fawcett Publications, Inc.
Brand
A Fawcett Publication
Editing
Mercedes Shull

Captain Marvel Battles the Terrible Tourists (Table of Contents)

Captain Marvel [Fawcett/DC] / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Pete Costanza
Inks
Pete Costanza ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain Marvel
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Keywords
picnics; ray guns; sandwiches

The Terrible Tourists (Table of Contents: 1)

Captain Marvel [Fawcett/DC] / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2)

Quiz! / activity / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

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Conversation Piece! (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

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

statement of ownership / 0.33 page (report information)

Letters
typeset

The Hitch (Table of Contents: 5)

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

Script
Rod Reed [as Walter Farmer]
Letters
Typeset

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The Race to Doom (Table of Contents: 6)

Lance O'Casey / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Charlie Tomsey
Inks
Charlie Tomsey
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure
Characters
Lance O'Casey; Mike Bellew (mate); Haber (yachtsman); Rip Hansen (smuggler); Ace Dorgan (government agent)
Synopsis
Lance and his mate are pursuing a racing yacht smuggling a stolen hoard of gold.
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Indexer Notes

Art similar to credited work by Ramsey in issue #136.

The Duel of Vengeance (Table of Contents: 7)

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); Dakota Bill; Tod Kreel; Slick Wirey
Synopsis
A fake gunfight is to take place in town to get a prisoner out of jail.
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Indexer Notes

Moreira and Cataldo can often be hard to keep apart at this time. Compare the rather stiff movement of figures, pointed hat brims in sideview, and the horses with Cataldo's signed story "Lefty Jim-U.S. Marshal" in Crown Comics (McCombs, 1946 series) #16.

The Ghost Ship (Table of Contents: 8)

Ibis the Invincible / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Ibis the Invincible; Taia; Santa Claus's reindeer; Nanoki
Synopsis
When an ongoing story on the legend of the Ghost Ship threatens to break up another date between Ibis and Taia, Ibis teleports them both to the ship so that Taia can get her story fast and still make their dinner date.
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Indexer Notes

The artwork is very similar to signed Walter Palais stories in Planet Comics (Fiction House, 1940 series) #53, like hands, faces, lines inside the ears, and figure movement, and it is very probably his work.

Script credit from Martin O'Hearn.

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. Captain Marvel Battles the Terrible Tourists
    Captain Marvel [Fawcett/DC]
  2. 1. The Terrible Tourists
    Captain Marvel [Fawcett/DC]
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Quiz!
  4. 3. Conversation Piece!
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
  6. 5. The Hitch
    Wicky and O'Shawnessy
  7. 6. The Race to Doom
    Lance O'Casey
  8. 7. The Duel of Vengeance
    Golden Arrow
  9. 8. The Ghost Ship
    Ibis the Invincible
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