Captain Marvel Jr. #5

Vee Publishing Co.

Australia

Published
1947
Page count
36
Cover price
6d [0-0-6 AUP]
Colour
Black & white
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Matte colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
Branding
A Fawcett Publication

Credits

Editing
Wendell Crowley, Editor [credited]
 
Sidonie M. Gruenberg, Consulting Editor [credited]
Management
W. H. Fawcett Jr., President [credited]
 
Will Lieberson, Executive Editor [credited]

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Beasts on Broadway! (Captain Marvel Jr.) Cover, 1 page

"The World's Mightiest Boy Battles the Beasts on Broadway!"

Featuring

Feature
Captain Marvel Jr.
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Captain Marvel, Jr. [Freddy Freeman]

Credits

Art
Bud Thompson, line art
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer
Editing
Wendell Crowley*, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Captain Marvel Jr. (Fawcett, 1942 series) #43 (October 1946)
Untitled
Also printed
Australia
Captain Marvel Jr. (Vee, 1947 series) #5 ([1947?])
Show/hide 1. Untitled Table of contents, 1 page

Credits

Art
, line art (illustration)
Text
, letterer
 
, typeset
Show/hide 2. Beasts on Broadway (Captain Marvel Jr.) Comic story, 11 pages

Featuring

Feature
Captain Marvel Jr.
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Captain Marvel, Jr. [Freddy Freeman]; Dr. Encyclo (first appearance; villain)

Credits

Writing
Otto Binder, scripter
Art
, line art
Text
, letterer
Editing
Wendell Crowley, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Captain Marvel Jr. (Fawcett, 1942 series) #43 (October 1946)
Beasts On Broadway
Also printed
Australia
Captain Marvel Jr. (Vee, 1947 series) #5 ([1947?])
Show/hide 3. The News Prophet (Captain Marvel Jr.) Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Feature
Captain Marvel Jr.
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Captain Marvel, Jr. [Freddy Freeman]

Credits

Writing
Otto Binder, scripter
Art
, line art
Text
, letterer
Editing
Wendell Crowley, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Captain Marvel Jr. (Fawcett, 1942 series) #41 (August 1946)
The News Prophet
Show/hide 4. Captain Marvel Jr. Puts on the Pressure (Captain Marvel Jr.) Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Feature
Captain Marvel Jr.
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Captain Marvel, Jr. [Freddy Freeman]; Mr. Oakes (publisher of the Daily Record); J. B. Ridgewood (villain, owner of the Daily Chronicle); Wrist (villain, Ridgewood's circulation manager)

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Bud Thompson, line art
Text
, letterer
Editing
Wendell Crowley, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Captain Marvel Jr. (Fawcett, 1942 series) #40 (July 1946)
Captain Marvel Jr. Puts On the Pressure

Synopsis

The owner and circulation manager of the Daily Chronicle decides to eliminate their competition, not knowing that the lame newspaperboy working for the Record is acually Captain Marvel Jr.!

Show/hide 5. Amazing Zugqumps (Captain Marvel Jr.) Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Feature
Captain Marvel Jr.
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Captain Marvel, Jr. [Freddy Freeman]

Credits

Writing
Bill Woolfolk, scripter
Art
Bud Thompson , line art
Text
, letterer
Editing
Wendell Crowley, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Captain Marvel Jr. (Fawcett, 1942 series) #42 (September 1946)
The Amazing Zugqumps
Show/hide 6. Fawcett Publications Promo (ad from the publisher), 1 page

"these colourful comic characters, who are fast becoming famous throughout Australia, are to be found only in the thrill-packed pages of…"

Notes

Subscription form for Captain Marvel Junior, "Vee Publishing Company, Box 2633X, G.P.O., Melbourne, 4th Floor, Century Building, 125 Swanston Street, Melbourne, C.1."

Show/hide 7. Captain Marvel Adventures [Salute!] Promo (ad from the publisher), 1 page

"The World's Mightiest Mortal, and the greatest comic-stip character of all time."

Details

Printed
1949? to 1950?
Genre
Superhero
More...
Captain Marvel Adventures [Salute!]

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 48107

Entry created

  • 17/10/2010

Cover added

  • 22/11/2014

Index completed

  • 03/02/2020

Last updated

  • 03/02/2020