(Spring 1952)

Fiction House, 1952 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Real Adventures Publishing Co. Inc.
Brand
Fiction House Magazines
Editing
Jack Byrne (managing editor)

The Curse of Claymore Castle (Table of Contents)

The Spirit / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
James Dixon ?
Inks
James Dixon ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure; superhero

Save Your Hair (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Big Six of the Comics! (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

Fiction House / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

The Case of the Counterfeit Killer (Table of Contents: 3)

The Spirit / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Jules Feiffer
Pencils
James Dixon
Inks
James Dixon
Colors
Chris Christiansen ?
Letters
Samm Schwartz ?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Commissioner Dolan; Ellen Dolan; The Spirit [Denny Colt]; Puroy Farnum; Dutch Gattly
Synopsis
Denny Colt suddenly shows up in Central City demanding the remains of his inheritance. Then the mystery man ends up dead and Dolan is arrested for embezzling the proceeds of the Colt estate.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

aka "The Impostor"

The Curse of Claymore Castle (Table of Contents: 4)

The Spirit / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Klaus Nordling
Pencils
James Dixon
Inks
James Dixon
Colors
Chris Christiansen ?
Letters
Samm Schwartz ?

Genre
adventure; superhero
Characters
The Spirit [Denny Colt] (walk-on page 6); Winnet; Malcolm; Elizabeth Claymore; Bigelow; Congo; Teagle
Synopsis
English cozy with missing treasure, a mysterious ape, and several murders.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

aka "The Secret of Claymore Castle"

Stamps (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

advertisement / 0.4 page (report information)

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

advertisement / 0.6 page (report information)

Be a Success as a Radio-Television Technician (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Plot of the Perfect Crime (Table of Contents: 8)

The Spirit / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Jules Feiffer
Pencils
James Dixon
Inks
James Dixon
Colors
Chris Christiansen ?
Letters
Samm Schwartz ?

Genre
adventure; superhero
Characters
Commissioner Dolan; The Spirit [Denny Colt]; Young Marvin
Synopsis
Young Marvin is always being blamed for things he didn't do. So he resolves to actually commit murder and get away with it.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

aka "Young Marvin"

Panic on Pier 8 (Table of Contents: 9)

The Spirit / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Klaus Nordling
Pencils
James Dixon
Inks
James Dixon
Colors
Chris Christiansen ?
Letters
Samm Schwartz ?

Genre
adventure; superhero
Characters
Commissioner Dolan; The Spirit [Denny Colt]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

aka "Night On the Waterfront"

Crazy Bargain Page! (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

How to Fix any Part of any Car (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Will You Let Me Prove I Can Make You a New Man? (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Curse of Claymore Castle
    The Spirit
  2. 1. Save Your Hair
  3. 2. The Big Six of the Comics!
    Fiction House
  4. 3. The Case of the Counterfeit Killer
    The Spirit
  5. 4. The Curse of Claymore Castle
    The Spirit
  6. 5. Stamps
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
  8. 7. Be a Success as a Radio-Television Technician
  9. 8. The Plot of the Perfect Crime
    The Spirit
  10. 9. Panic on Pier 8
    The Spirit
  11. 10. Crazy Bargain Page!
  12. 11. How to Fix any Part of any Car
  13. 12. Will You Let Me Prove I Can Make You a New Man?
This issue was modified by, among others
  • Katie
  • Bob Hughes
  • Glenn MacKay
  • Mike Nielsen