(June 1952)

Fiction House, 1942 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
every other month
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Flying Stories, Inc.
Brand
Fiction House Magazines
Editing
J. F. Byrne (Managing Editor); Jerry Iger (Art Director)
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Golden Age US
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Navaho Gold (Table of Contents)

Firehair / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
? (Iger Shop)
Inks
? (Iger Shop)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Firehair
Reprints

Indexer Notes

JV notes some simlarities in the background figures to Lee J. Ames. Curious.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1)

Firehair / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
? [as John Starr]
Pencils
August Froehlich; Bob Lubbers
Inks
August Froehlich; Bob Lubbers
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Whip Wingo, the lone hand trader, called himself...
Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Firehair [Lynn Cabot]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Lubbers was responsible for the faces in the original. Backgrounds have been added here by a new artist - probably part of the Iger Shop. There is no relation in EITHER story to "Navaho Gold" - the title shown on this cover.

Captain John Smith (Table of Contents: 2)

Famous Fighters / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Lou Cameron (signed)
Inks
Lou Cameron (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The year: 1608. The place: Virginia. And with...
Genre
adventure; non-fiction; biography; western-frontier
Characters
Captain John Smith

Last Secret (Table of Contents: 3)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
science fiction

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

Suicide Smith / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
? [as A. A. Carruthers]
Pencils
John Belcastro (signed)
Inks
John Belcastro (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Through the hills of North Korea, enemy armor...
Genre
war

Indexer Notes

They didn't even get the "A.E. Carruthers" house name correct.

Men on Other Worlds (Table of Contents: 5)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
? [as Wendell Grimm]
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction

Indexer Notes

Appears to be material reprinted from various Planet stories with some new unifying text added. Possibly some of this is early Murphy Anderson.

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

The Eye / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
? [as Joe Leiner]
Pencils
Frank Frollo
Inks
Frank Frollo
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
It started in California...at the Simplex aircraft...
Genre
crime

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7)

Cowboy Bob / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ken Battefield ?; ? (Iger Shop)
Inks
David Heames ?; [shop]
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Saddle-Rock Mesa. Up in the hills back of...
Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Cowboy Bob
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Navaho Gold
    Firehair
  2. 1. ["Whip Wingo, the lone hand trader, called himself..."]
    Firehair
  3. 2. Captain John Smith
    Famous Fighters
  4. 3. Last Secret
  5. 4. ["Through the hills of North Korea, enemy armor..."]
    Suicide Smith
  6. 5. Men on Other Worlds
  7. 6. ["It started in California...at the Simplex aircraft..."]
    The Eye
  8. 7. ["Saddle-Rock Mesa. Up in the hills back of..."]
    Cowboy Bob
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Henry Steele, Hames Ware, Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.
  • Michael Hoskin
  • Peter Croome
  • Gregory Fischer
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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  • Tony R. Rose
  • James Ludwig
  • Henry Steele, Hames Ware, Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.