(January-February 1947)

DC, 1943 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Detective Comics, Inc.
Brand:
A Superman DC Publication
Editing:
Whitney Ellsworth [as F. W. Ellsworth] (credited); Bernard Breslauer ? (actual)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Penniless Palmer / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Stan Kaye
Inks:
Stan Kaye
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Penniless Palmer

Editorial Advisory Board (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

O Is for Opposum (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.67 page (report information)

The Piggy Bank Plot (Table of Contents)

Penniless Palmer / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Thurston Harper (signed)
Inks:
Thurston Harper
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Penniless Palmer; Oxie
Synopsis:
A rich man is conned into regressing to his boyhood in order to steal his money.

Frank Thomas (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Wheaties / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

About Face! (Table of Contents)

Hamilton and Egbert / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Hamilton; Egbert
Synopsis:
Hamilton invents a repulsor ray and they actually pay the rent.

["G'wan! Scram ta bed!"] (Table of Contents)

Silly Willie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Tom McNamara
Pencils:
Tom McNamara (signed)
Inks:
Tom McNamara
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Willie Nilly
Synopsis:
Willy doesn't want to go to bed at 8.

Indexer Notes

Story told in rhyme.

["A prevue of magazines selling at your dealers!"] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

The Portrait That Talked! (Table of Contents)

Super-Sleuth McFooey / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Farr
Pencils:
Jack Farr
Inks:
Jack Farr
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Super-Sleuth McFooey; E. Philbert Pecan
Synopsis:
A talking portrait insists that E Philbert Pecan give his money up

Prehistoric Projectile (Table of Contents)

Cave-Man Curly / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Joseph Sulman
Pencils:
Joseph Sulman (signed)
Inks:
Joseph Sulman
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Cave-Man Curly
Synopsis:
Curly invents the bow and arrow

Machine Guns and Music! (Table of Contents)

Dover and Clover / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Henry Boltinoff
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Dover; Clover
Synopsis:
Dover and Clover confuse lute with loot.

Indexer Notes

Letters credit from Todd Klein (as reported in his blog Klein Letters, http://kleinletters.com/Blog/ira-schnapp-in-all-funny-comics/#more-32167 , retrieved 12 September 2016). Originally credited to Henry Boltinoff.

Jumping-Jack Jitters (Table of Contents)

Tinkerman Tad / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Thurston Harper
Pencils:
Thurston Harper
Inks:
Thurston Harper
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Tinkerman Tad; Watt A. Fraud
Synopsis:
Fumbling as usual Tad accidentally tangles with contractor Watt A. Fraud

High Dive (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Oscar Thompson
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
humor

The Gold Dust Mystery! (Table of Contents)

Genius Jones / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Genius Jones
Synopsis:
Mr. Spreesup's vacuum cleaner has started to make gold dust.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Circus Candy Factory / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Chemcraft / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

National Radio Institute / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

How Thom McAn Prevented a Cave Disaster (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Thom McAn / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Penniless Palmer
  2. 1. Editorial Advisory Board
  3. 2. O Is for Opposum
  4. 3. The Piggy Bank Plot
    Penniless Palmer
  5. 4. Frank Thomas
    Wheaties
  6. 5. About Face!
    Hamilton and Egbert
  7. 6. ["G'wan! Scram ta bed!"]
    Silly Willie
  8. 7. ["A prevue of magazines selling at your dealers!"]
  9. 8. The Portrait That Talked!
    Super-Sleuth McFooey
  10. 9. Prehistoric Projectile
    Cave-Man Curly
  11. 10. Machine Guns and Music!
    Dover and Clover
  12. 11. Jumping-Jack Jitters
    Tinkerman Tad
  13. 12. High Dive
  14. 13. The Gold Dust Mystery!
    Genius Jones
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Circus Candy Factory
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Chemcraft
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    National Radio Institute
  18. 17. How Thom McAn Prevented a Cave Disaster
    Thom McAn
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