Whiz Comics #117

United States

Fawcett

United States

Published
January 1950
Page count
52
Cover price
0.10 USD
Colour
Colour
Size
Golden Age size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/8041

Credits

Editing
Ginny Provisiero, Editor [credited]

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Show/hide Cover Captain Marvel versus Sivana's Science (Captain Marvel [Fawcett/DC]) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Captain Marvel [Fawcett/DC]
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]; Sivana; Golden Arrow (inset)

Credits

Art
Kurt Schaffenberger, line art
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer

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Also printed
Australia
Whiz Comics (Cleland, 1949 series) #37 ([1950?])
Sivana's Science
Printed in
Whiz Comics (Cleland, 1946 series) #37
Show/hide 1. Rocky Lane Takes to the Air! (Carnation Malted Milk) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Carnation Malted Milk
Characters
Rocky Lane

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Notes

Ad in sequential art form.

Show/hide 2. Captain Marvel versus Sivana's Science (Captain Marvel [Fawcett/DC]) Comic story, 9.67 pages

Featuring

Feature
Captain Marvel [Fawcett/DC]
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]; Dr. Sivana (villain)

Credits

Writing
Otto Binder, scripter
Art
Kurt Schaffenberger, line art
Colours
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Text
, letterer
Show/hide 3. Untitled [Statement of the Ownership, Management, Circulation, Etc.] Statement of ownership, 0.33 pages

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Show/hide 4. Chicken Croquette (Wilbur the Waiter) Comic story, 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Wilbur the Waiter
Genre
Humour

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Printed in
Captain Gallant (Charlton, 1956 series) #3 (May 1956)
Show/hide 5. Untitled (The Captain Marvel Club) Promo (ad from the publisher), 0.5 pages

"The world's mightiest mortal heads the world's mightiest club!"

Featuring

Feature
The Captain Marvel Club
Characters
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]

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Show/hide 6. Dead-Eye Wick (Wicky and O'Shawnessy) Text story, 2 pages

Featuring

Feature
Wicky and O'Shawnessy
Genre
Adventure
Characters
Wicky; O'Shawnessy

Credits

Writing
Rod Reed, author
Art
, line art (illustration)
Colours
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Text
, typeset

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Printed in
Black Fury (Charlton, 1955 series) #2 (July 1955)
Show/hide 7. Untitled (Dubble Bubble) Advertisement, 0.5 pages

"That dumb-bunny brother of mine missed another perfect pass!"

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Feature
Dubble Bubble

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Show/hide 8. Untitled Public service announcement, 0.5 pages

"Put more opportunity in your future..."

Featuring

Characters
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]

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Notes

U.S. Savings Bonds

Show/hide 9. The Cattle Fraud (Golden Arrow) Comic story, 6.67 pages

Featuring

Feature
Golden Arrow
Genre
Western-frontier
Characters
Golden Arrow

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Also printed
Australia
Whiz Comics (Cleland, 1949 series) #38 ([1950?])
Cattle Fraud
Printed in
Range Busters (Charlton, 1955 series) #10 (September 1955)
Show/hide 10. Gabby Hayes (Comix Cards) Illustration, 0.33 pages

Featuring

Feature
Comix Cards
Genre
Western-frontier
Characters
Gabby Hayes

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Show/hide 11. The Plight of Homer Whittington, Jr. (Lance O'Casey) Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Feature
Lance O'Casey
Genre
Adventure
Characters
Lance O'Casey; Homer Whittington, Jr.

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Clem Weisbecker, penciller
 
, inker
Colours
, colourist
Text
Sam Rosen, letterer

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Printed in
Don Winslow (Charlton, 1955 series) #72 (July 1955)

Notes

Martin O'Hearn identifies the pencils as Clem Weisbecker at martinohearn.blogspot.com/.../...-and-one-who.html

Show/hide 12. Clean Sweep (Doc Sorebones) Comic story, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Doc Sorebones
Genre
Humour
Characters
Doc Sorebones

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Printed in
TV Teens (Charlton, 1954 series) #8 (July 1955)
Show/hide 13. The Case of the 50 Year Old Clue (Adventures of Sam Spade; Wildroot Cream-Oil) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Adventures of Sam Spade; Wildroot Cream-Oil

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Notes

Ad in sequential art form.

Show/hide 14. Is Fowled Up! (Wilbur the Waiter) Comic story, 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Wilbur the Waiter
Genre
Humour
Characters
Wilbur

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Printed in
Johnny Dynamite (Charlton, 1955 series) #11 (August 1955)
Show/hide 15. How to Bow (The Culture Corner) Comic story, 5 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Culture Corner
Genre
Humour
Characters
Croucher K. Conk

Credits

Writing
Basil Wolverton, scripter
Art
Basil Wolverton, penciller
 
Basil Wolverton, inker
Colours
Basil Wolverton, colourist
Text
, letterer

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Printed in
The Culture Corner (Fantagraphics, 2010 series) #[nn] (2010)
Show/hide 16. A Course in Salesmanship! (Freshman Freddy) Comic story, 4 pages

Featuring

Feature
Freshman Freddy
Genre
Humour; teen
Characters
Freddy

Credits

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Also printed
United States
My Little Margie's Boy Friends (Charlton, 1955 series) #3 (February 1956)
A Course in Salesmanship!
Show/hide 17. Apollyon's Book (Ibis the Invincible) Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Feature
Ibis the Invincible
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Ibis; Taia; Professor Hertz (death); Brane (villain, death); Apollyon the Destroyer (villain, death)

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Printed in
Men of Mystery Comics (AC, 1999 series) #81 (2010)

Synopsis

A brilliant student obtains from the crypt of a long-dead pharaoh a book that contains the most infernal rites ever practiced, and Ibis must find a way to stop him as well as Apollyon, whom he has called forth.

Show/hide 18. Medical Exam (Happy Hal) Comic story, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Happy Hal
Genre
Humour; children
Characters
Happy Hal

Credits

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Printed in
TV Teens (Charlton, 1954 series) #8 (July 1955)
 
Captain Marvel Jr. (L. Miller & Son, 1953 series) #22 (January 13, 1954)
Show/hide 19. New! Jim Prentice...Amazing...Exciting..Electric Football (The Electric Game Co., Inc.) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
The Electric Game Co., Inc.

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Text
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Notes

Ad in sequential art form.


Status

AusReprints ID

  • 104748

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