Whiz Comics #53

Published
June 1951
Page count
24?
Cover price
8d [0-0-8 AUP]
Colour
Black & white
Size
Landscape
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Matte colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
Branding
Fawcett Publications Approved Reading
 
Fawcett Publications Approved Reading

Credits

Editing
, editor

Issue contents Hide all

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

Featuring

Feature
Captain Marvel
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Kurt Schaffenberger, line art
Editing
Ginny Provisiero, editor [as V. A. Provisiero]

Reprint history

First print
United States
Whiz Comics (Fawcett, 1940 series) #132 (April 1951)
Captain Marvel Saves Captain Marvel
Show/hide 1. Captain Video Promo (ad from the publisher), 0.5 pages

Credits

Art
, photographer
Text
, letterer
Show/hide 2. Contents Table of contents, 0.5 pages

Credits

Art
, line art (illustration)
Text
, letterer
Show/hide 3. Captain Marvel Saves Captain Marvel (Captain Marvel) Comic story, 5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Captain Marvel
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
Otto Binder, scripter
Art
Kurt Schaffenberger, line art
Editing
Ginny Provisiero, editor [as V. A. Provisiero]

Reprint history

First print
United States
Whiz Comics (Fawcett, 1940 series) #132 (April 1951)
Captain Marvel Saves Captain Marvel

Notes

This story is printed on side, two-up. The original is 9.67 pages.

Show/hide 4. Ibis Battles the Earth Brain (Ibis the Invincible) Comic story, 5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Ibis the Invincible
Genre
Occult; Superhero

Credits

Editing
Ginny Provisiero, editor [as V. A. Provisiero]

Reprint history

First print
United States
Whiz Comics (Fawcett, 1940 series) #132 (April 1951)
Battles the Earth Brain

Notes

This story is printed on side, two-up. The original has twice the page count.

Show/hide 5. Sluff and Duff (Stuff and Duff) Comic story, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Stuff and Duff
Genre
Humour
Show/hide 6. Dopey Danny Dee is Grounded (Dopey Danny Dee) Comic story, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Dopey Danny Dee
Genre
Gags

Credits

Writing
George Marko, scripter
Art
George Marko, line art
Editing
Wendell Crowley, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Captain Marvel Adventures (Fawcett, 1941 series) #126 (November 1951)
Is Grounded

Notes

This story is printed on side, two-up. The original has twice the page count.

Show/hide 7. Lance O’Casey and the Slave Raiders (Lance O'Casey) Comic story, 4 pages

Featuring

Feature
Lance O'Casey
Genre
Adventure

Credits

Editing
Mercedes Shull, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Whiz Comics (Fawcett, 1940 series) #138 (October 1951)
The Slave Raiders

Notes

This story is printed on side, two-up. The original has twice the page count.

Show/hide 8. Golden Arrow and the Worthless Ranch (Golden Arrow) Comic story, 4 pages

Featuring

Feature
Golden Arrow
Genre
Western

Credits

Editing
Ginny Provisiero, editor [as V. A. Provisiero]

Reprint history

First print
United States
Whiz Comics (Fawcett, 1940 series) #132 (April 1951)
The Worthless Ranch

Notes

This story is printed on side, two-up. The original has twice the page count.

Show/hide 9. Rubbernose Randolph Puts on the Dog (Rubbernose Randolph) Comic story, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Rubbernose Randolph
Genre
Gags

Credits

Writing
Art Helfant, scripter
Art
Art Helfant, line art
Editing
Wendell Crowley, editor

Reprint history

Based on
United States
Captain Marvel Jr. (Fawcett, 1942 series) #101 (September 1951)
Puts On the Dog
Printed in
United States
Golden Arrow (Fawcett, 1942 series) #5 (Fall 1946)
Puts on the Dog
Show/hide 10. The Cuckoo Cook (Windy Whopper) Comic story, 2 pages

Featuring

Feature
Windy Whopper
Genre
Humour

Reprint history

First print
United States
Bill Boyd Western (Fawcett, 1950 series) #8 (November 1950)
Show/hide 11. Go West with Fawcett's Famous comics Promo (ad from the publisher), 1 page

Status

This issue includes help from

  • Ian Morris

AusReprints ID

  • 50414

Entry created

Cover added

Index completed

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