(January 1958 [February 1958])

St. John, 1957 Series
Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
Bi-Monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
St. John Publishing Company
Brand:
St. John
Editing:
?
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Silver Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Saddle-stitched

Issue Notes

Copyright 1958, by St. John Publishing Corp.
Subtitled: World's Funniest Kids.
Indicia date is January, but cover date is February.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Double Trouble / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Frank Johnson (signed)
Inks:
Frank Johnson (signed)
Colors:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Snuffy (boy); Tuffy (girl)

Wig Wham (Table of Contents)

Double Trouble / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Frank Johnson ?
Inks:
Frank Johnson ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
S153

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Snuffy; Tuffy
Synopsis:
Snuffy and Tuffy think an indian is collecting scalps to sell as wigs.

I Need A Shovel (Table of Contents)

Double Trouble / filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Frank Johnson ?
Inks:
Frank Johnson ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
S115

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Snuffy; Tuffy
Synopsis:
Snuffy needs a shovel because his brother fell into the mud.

Are We Strong! (Table of Contents)

Double Trouble / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Frank Johnson ?
Inks:
Frank Johnson ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
S112

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Snuffy; Tuffy
Synopsis:
Snuffy and Tuffy try to ring the bell in the "Test of Strength" at a carnival.

Who's Scared of Dentists? (Table of Contents)

Double Trouble / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Frank Johnson ?
Inks:
Frank Johnson ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
S154

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Snuffy; Tuffy; Snuffy's parents
Synopsis:
Snuffy has a toothache and is afraid to go to the dentist.

I Know Exactly (Table of Contents)

Double Trouble / filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
S168

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Snuffy; Tuffy
Synopsis:
A couple bolts everything down before Snuffy and Tuffy come to visit.

About Face for Mr. Sulky (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
Fibber McGinty and the Riley Kids save the house of sourpuss Mr. Sulky from fire.

Indexer Notes

text story with hand-lettered title logo.

Cure That Headache (Table of Contents)

Double Trouble / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Frank Johnson ?
Inks:
Frank Johnson ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
S152

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Snuffy; Tuffy; Snuffy's mother
Synopsis:
Tuffy tries to cheer up Snuffy's mother, who has a headache, with disastrous results.

I Betcha Ya're Wrong (Table of Contents)

Double Trouble / filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Frank Johnson ?
Inks:
Frank Johnson ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
S169

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Snuffy; Tuffy
Synopsis:
Snuffy bets Tuffy that anyone could write his name on the dust on a table.

Here's Li'l Mush Again! (Table of Contents)

Li'l Mush / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Frank Johnson ?
Inks:
Frank Johnson ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
S167

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Li'l Mush (a girl); Li'l Mush's mother
Synopsis:
Li'l Mush promises not to touch anything inside the house all day. Stuff outside is another matter.

Tuffy and Snuffy (Table of Contents)

Tuffy and Snuffy / filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
S-116

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Tuffy; Snuffy

Indexer Notes

Two one-half page gags. Characters are the same as "Double Trouble" but feature name is "Tuffy and Snuffy" instead.

[ads] (Table of Contents)

[various] / advertisement / 3 pages (report information)

Indexer Notes

Two one-page ads from the Josely Co., New York , NY: for "Exciting Ant Farm" for $2.95 (including ants!) (inside front cover) and "100 Toy Soldiers" for $1.25 (back cover). Inside back cover features ad for "aerial map of Disneyland and five 78 rpm records" for $1.25 from Disneyland Tours, New York, NY.

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Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Double Trouble
  2. 1. Wig Wham
    Double Trouble
  3. 2. I Need A Shovel
    Double Trouble
  4. 3. Are We Strong!
    Double Trouble
  5. 4. Who's Scared of Dentists?
    Double Trouble
  6. 5. I Know Exactly
    Double Trouble
  7. 6. About Face for Mr. Sulky
  8. 7. Cure That Headache
    Double Trouble
  9. 8. I Betcha Ya're Wrong
    Double Trouble
  10. 9. Here's Li'l Mush Again!
    Li'l Mush
  11. 10. Tuffy and Snuffy
    Tuffy and Snuffy
  12. 11. [ads]
    [various]
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