Whiz Comics #38

Published
1950
Page count
24
Cover price
6d [0-0-6 AUP]
Colour
Black & white
Size
Landscape
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Matte colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
Branding
A Fawcett Publication
 
A Fawcett Publication
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/806461

Credits

Editing
Roy Ald, Editor
Management
Will Lieberson, Executive Editor

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Untitled (Captain Marvel) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Captain Marvel
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]; Monte Hale; Golden Arrow; Lance O'Casey

Credits

Art
Kurt Schaffenberger, line art
 
, line art (Australian edits)
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer

Reprint history

Based on
United States
Whiz Comics (Fawcett, 1940 series) #116 (December 1949)
Untitled
Show/hide 1. Look for this Sign (Fawcett) Promo (ad from the publisher), 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Fawcett
Show/hide 2. Whiz Comics Table of contents, 0.5 pages
Show/hide 3. Captain Marvel Battles the Gypsy Menace! (Captain Marvel [Fawcett/DC]) Comic story, 4.8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Captain Marvel [Fawcett/DC]
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Kurt Schaffenberger, line art
Text
, letterer
Editing
Ginny Provisiero, original Editor [as V. A. Provisiero]
Management
Will Lieberson, original Executive Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Whiz Comics (Fawcett, 1940 series) #116 (December 1949)
Captain Marvel Battles the Gypsy Menace!

Notes

This story is printed on side, two-up. The original printing was 6.67 pages.

Show/hide 4. Another Famous Fawcett Marvel Comic (Captain Marvel Junior) Promo (ad from the publisher), 0.2 pages

Featuring

Feature
Captain Marvel Junior
Show/hide 5. Untitled [Week End Guest] (Old Slick) Comic story, 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Old Slick
Genre
Humour; western-frontier

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
, line art
Text
, letterer
Editing
Wendell Crowley, original Editor
Management
Will Lieberson, original Executive Editor
 
W.H. Fawcett Jr., President

Reprint history

First print
United States
Monte Hale Western (Fawcett, 1948 series) #43 (December 1949)
Week End Guest
Show/hide 6. Untitled [Wrapped Up!] (Bronko Betsy) Comic story, 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Bronko Betsy
Genre
Humour; children; western-frontier
Characters
Bronko Betsy

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
, line art
Text
, letterer
Editing
Wendell Crowley, original Editor
Management
Will Lieberson, original Executive Editor
 
W.H. Fawcett Jr., President

Reprint history

First print
United States
Monte Hale Western (Fawcett, 1948 series) #43 (December 1949)
Wrapped Up!
Show/hide 7. Lance O'Casey vs. the Flea (Lance O'Casey) Comic story, 3.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Lance O'Casey
Genre
Adventure

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
, line art
Text
, letterer
Editing
Ginny Provisiero, original Editor [as V. A. Provisiero]
Management
Will Lieberson, original Executive Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Whiz Comics (Fawcett, 1940 series) #116 (December 1949)
Lance O'Casey vs. the Flea

Notes

This story is printed on side, two-up. The original printing was seven pages.

Show/hide 8. Small Talk! (Old Slick) Comic story, 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Old Slick
Genre
Humour; western-frontier
Characters
Old Slick

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
, line art
Text
, letterer
Editing
Wendell Crowley, original Editor
Management
Will Lieberson, original Executive Editor
 
W.H. Fawcett Jr., President

Reprint history

First print
United States
Monte Hale Western (Fawcett, 1948 series) #44 (January 1950)
Small Talk!
Show/hide 9. Overland to Oregon (Monte Hale) Comic story, 5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Monte Hale
Genre
Western-Frontier
Characters
Monte Hale; Pardner (horse); Ben Brownell (trail boss); Jared; Sue

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Edmond Good, line art [signed as EG]
Text
, letterer
Editing
Wendell Crowley, original Editor
Management
Will Lieberson, original Executive Editor
 
W.H. Fawcett Jr., President

Reprint history

First print
United States
Monte Hale Western (Fawcett, 1948 series) #44 (January 1950)
Overland to Oregon

Synopsis

Struggling pioneers on the Overland Route to Oregon.

Show/hide 10. Untitled (Freshman Freddy) Comic story, 2 pages

"Good for you, Freddy!"

Featuring

Feature
Freshman Freddy
Genre
Humour; teen
Characters
Freshman Freddy; Ace; Harriet; Slugger MacFee

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
, line art
Text
, letterer
Editing
Ginny Provisiero, original Editor [as V. A. Provisiero]
Management
Will Lieberson, original Executive Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Whiz Comics (Fawcett, 1940 series) #116 (December 1949)
Untitled
Also printed
United States
Frank Merriwell at Yale (Charlton, 1955 series) #1 (June 1955)
Untitled
Show/hide 11. Cattle Fraud (Golden Arrow) Comic story, 3.3 pages

Featuring

Feature
Golden Arrow
Genre
Western-Frontier
Characters
Golden Arrow

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
, line art
Text
, letterer
Editing
Ginny Provisiero, original editor [credited]

Reprint history

First print
United States
Whiz Comics (Fawcett, 1940 series) #117 (January 1950)
The Cattle Fraud
Show/hide 12. The Stirring Adventures of Rocky Lane Promo (ad from the publisher), 0.2 pages
Show/hide 13. Brushoff! (Bronko Betsy) Comic story, 0.3 pages

Featuring

Feature
Bronko Betsy
Genre
Humour; children; western-frontier
Characters
Bronko Betsy

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
, line art
Text
, letterer
Editing
Wendell Crowley, original Editor
Management
Will Lieberson, original Executive Editor
 
W.H. Fawcett Jr., President

Reprint history

First print
United States
Monte Hale Western (Fawcett, 1948 series) #44 (January 1950)
Brushoff!
Show/hide 14. The World's Most Famous Cowboy: Tom Mix Promo (ad from the publisher), 0.2 pages
Show/hide 15. For the Best in Westerns Never Miss a Fawcett Western Comic! Promo (ad from the publisher), 1 page

Notes

Each page of this issue includes two of the original comic's pages, printed on side, two-up.

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 50399

Entry created

  • 28/07/2013

Cover added

  • 28/07/2013

Index completed

  • 07/11/2022

Last updated

  • 07/11/2022