(August 1940)

Fox, 1940 Series
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Volume
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
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On-sale date
1940-06-28
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
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Brand
A Fox Feature Comic 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. 3.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Dynamo / cover / 1 page (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Dynamo blasted at the ray machine as the mad scientist threw the deadly switch.
Genre
superhero
Characters
Dynamo

[The Black Circle] (Table of Contents: 1)

Eagle / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
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Pencils
? (Lester Raye)
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Genre
superhero
Characters
Lanzatti (villain, introduction); Apollo (villain, introduction); Black Circle (villain, introduction); Eagle; Tony; Jason
Synopsis
Eagle loses wings, gains flight power through cape.

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

Rex Dexter of Mars / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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

Dynamo / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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Pencils
? (Harold Weber)
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Jim Andrews, working alone in his electrical laboratory, discovers the secret of solarite...
Genre
superhero
Characters
Coro (introduction); Vora (introduction); Gastro (villain, introduction, death); Gas Breathers (villains, introduction, death); Dynamo [Jim Andrews]
Keywords
Corovia; gas strata dynamo; solarite ray borer

Indexer Notes

Jim Andrews is referred to as Jim Williams in one panel.

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

Cosmic Carson / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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? (Michael Griffiths)
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Cosmic Carson, ace pilot of the interplanetary patrol, battles the outlaws of space!
Genre
science fiction
Characters
Ambari (villain, introduction, death); Cosmic Carson
Keywords
astron gas; dehydrator gun; electro-radium paralyzer; Pluto; protoplasmic degenerator; World Power Co.

Build a Rocket Ship (Table of Contents: 5)

activity / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

Patterns and instructions on how to build a cardboard rocket ship.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6)

Marga / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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? (James T. Royal)
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Marga, an attractive white girl, has been inoculated with the traits and instincts of a panther.
Genre
jungle
Characters
Captain Renegrade (villain, introduction, death); Bombo (introduction, an elephant); Marga

Explorers In the Spaceways (Table of Contents: 7)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Nathaniel Nitkin [as N. N. Nathaniel]
Pencils
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Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
It was almost dawn when Cadet Don Wayne entered the spaceship, Ariadne.
Genre
science fiction
Characters
Don Wayne; Kennedy; Capt. Ketonnen
Keywords
Io; Sirius; Weston Navigator

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

Perisphere Payne / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Six of our best battle rockets are missing! I'm sending you...
Genre
science fiction
Characters
The Great Master (villain, introduction, death, a brain); Satyrs (villain, introduction, actually centaurs); Perisphere Payne; Doyle

Scientific Magic (Table of Contents: 9)

activity / 1 page (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Boys and girls! - Here's something brand new for you!
Genre
non-fiction

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

Dr. Doom / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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? (Richard Crater)
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
In his weird laboratory miles from civilization the mad Dr. Doom works fiendishly...
Genre
science fiction
Characters
Jan Swift; Wanda; Dr. Doom
Keywords
Dura

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 11)

activity / 1 page (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Were we placed in a spot far away from the Earth we would find ourselves in eternal day...
Characters
Edward

Indexer Notes

The page consists of a scientific quiz and science facts.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 12)

Navy Jones / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Bert Whitman
Pencils
Bert Whitman
Inks
Bert Whitman
Colors
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Letters
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Far down under the ocean in his ultra-scientific submarine, Navy Jones...
Genre
science fiction
Characters
Captain Nemo (Guest Star); Navy Jones; Princess Coral
Keywords
Taumotu Deep