(June 26, 1954)

L. Miller & Son, 1954 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
6d [0-0-6 GBP]
Pages:
28
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
?
Editing:
?
Color:
Colour cover; Black and white interior
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age US
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was ongoing

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Jed Cooper American Scout / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Dick Fletcher (signed)
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Jonathan Fox
Reprints:
  • Newspaper strip reprint.

"Get out of my garden. . ." (Table of Contents)

The Gumps / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Gus Edson
Pencils:
Gus Edson
Inks:
Gus Edson
Letters:
?
Editing:
?

Genre:
humour
Reprints:
  • New York News Syndicate strip reprints.

"His own sister!" (Table of Contents)

Dick Tracy / comic story / 2.5 pages (report information)

Script:
Chester Gould
Pencils:
Chester Gould
Inks:
Chester Gould
Letters:
?
Editing:
?

Genre:
crime
Characters:
Dick Tracy
Reprints:
  • Chicago Tribune strip reprint

["Slim! Ride over and tell Dalton..."] (Table of Contents)

Texas Slim / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Ferd Johnson
Pencils:
Ferd Johnson
Inks:
Ferd Johnson
Letters:
?
Editing:
?

Genre:
humour; western-frontier
Characters:
Texas Slim; Dirty Dalton
Reprints:
  • Chicago Tribune strip reprint.

Indexer Notes

The third and last stip of panels is "Buzzy" also by Ferd Johnson.

"Corkey, there's a nervy guy at school. . ." (Table of Contents)

Gasoline Alley / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Bill Perry
Pencils:
Bill Perry
Inks:
Bill Perry
Letters:
?
Editing:
?

Genre:
humour
Reprints:
  • Chicago Tribune strip reprints

"Major, I think Lee and Charles will do splendidly. . ." (Table of Contents)

Terry and the Pirates / comic story / 2.5 pages (report information)

Script:
George Wunder
Pencils:
George Wunder
Inks:
George Wunder
Letters:
?
Editing:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Terry Lee
Reprints:
  • Chicago Tribune strip reprints.

"'S Funny Pop! When a fella grows up. . ." (Table of Contents)

Harold Teen / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Carl Ed
Pencils:
Carl Ed
Inks:
Carl Ed
Letters:
?
Editing:
?

Genre:
humour
Reprints:
  • Chicago Tribune strip reprints.

"I'm Late!" (Table of Contents)

Smitty / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Walter Berndt
Pencils:
Walter Berndt
Inks:
Walter Berndt
Letters:
?
Editing:
?

Genre:
humour
Characters:
Smitty
Reprints:
  • Chicago Tribune strip reprints.

In the Midst of Life, We Are in Death (Table of Contents)

Little Orphan Annie / comic story / 2.5 pages (report information)

Script:
Harold Gray
Pencils:
Harold Gray
Inks:
Harold Gray
Letters:
?
Editing:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Annie; Sandy
Reprints:
  • Chicago Tribune strip reprints.

A Sympathetic Ear (Table of Contents)

Smokey Stover/Spooky / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Bill Hollman
Pencils:
Bill Hollman
Inks:
Bill Hollman
Letters:
?
Editing:
?

Genre:
humour
Reprints:
  • Chicago Tribune strip reprints.

Indexer Notes

Of this half-page strip (reprinted on a half-page), the top two rows of panels are Smokey Stover and the third is Spooky.

"They call Father Beaver to free them. . ." (Table of Contents)

Jed Cooper American Scout / comic story / 1.34 pages (report information)

Script:
Lloyd Wendt
Pencils:
Dick Fletcher
Inks:
Dick Fletcher
Letters:
?
Editing:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Reprints:
  • Newspaper strip reprints.

Indexer Notes

I can't find much on this strip except that it existed! To me, the art on some panels looks a lot like Will Elder.

"Paper come yet, Pop?" (Table of Contents)

Buzzy / comic story / 0.66 page (report information)

Script:
Ferd Johnson
Pencils:
Ferd Johnson
Inks:
Ferd Johnson
Letters:
?
Editing:
?

Genre:
humour

Indexer Notes

This strip is printed across the center spread along with Jed Cooper. Jed gets the top two-thirds of two pages while Buzzy gets the bottom third.

"Aw Nix, Mudhead. Them's my new roller skates." (Table of Contents)

Moon Mullins / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Frank Willard
Pencils:
Frank Willard
Inks:
Frank Willard
Letters:
?
Editing:
?

Genre:
humour
Reprints:
  • Chicago Tribune strip reprints.

Indexer Notes

Bottom of stip is Kitty Higgins."

"I bet the Winkles. . ." (Table of Contents)

Winnie Winkle / comic story / 1.5 pages (report information)

Script:
Martin Branner
Pencils:
Martin Branner
Inks:
Martin Branner
Letters:
?
Editing:
?

Genre:
humour
Reprints:
  • Chicago Tribune strip reprints.

["I haven't seen our erminette coat recently. . ."] (Table of Contents)

Gasoline Alley / comic story / 1.5 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank King
Pencils:
Frank King
Inks:
Frank King
Letters:
?
Editing:
?

Genre:
drama; domestic
Reprints:
  • Chicago Tribune strip reprints.
Keywords:
soap opera

"You can stop working, boys." (Table of Contents)

Dawn O'day in Hollywood / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Val Heinz
Pencils:
Val Heinz
Inks:
Val Heinz
Letters:
?
Editing:
?

Reprints:
  • Newspaper strip reprints.
Keywords:
cheesecake

Indexer Notes

Don't know much about this strip. The art looks a lot like Milton Caniff.

"Under soft lighting. . ." (Table of Contents)

Brenda Starr, Reporter / comic story / 2.5 pages (report information)

Script:
Dale Messick
Pencils:
Dale Messick
Inks:
Dale Messick
Letters:
?
Editing:
?

Genre:
adventure
Reprints:
  • Chicago Tribune strip reprints.

"There he comes now. . ." (Table of Contents)

Little Joe / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Ed Leffingwell
Pencils:
Ed Leffingwell
Inks:
Ed Leffingwell
Letters:
?
Editing:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Reprints:
  • Chicago Tribune strip reprints.

Indexer Notes

Also includes Ze Gern'ral, also by Leffingwell.

"Teenie, what was the idea. . ." (Table of Contents)

Aggie Mack / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Hal Rasmusson
Pencils:
Hal Rasmusson
Inks:
Hal Rasmusson
Letters:
?
Editing:
?

Genre:
humour
Reprints:
  • Chicago Tribune strip reprints.

In Alaska (Table of Contents)

Smilin' Jack / comic story / 2.5 pages (report information)

Script:
Zack Mosley
Pencils:
Zack Mosley
Inks:
Zack Mosley
Letters:
?
Editing:
?

Genre:
adventure
Reprints:
  • News Syndicate strip reprints.

Family Favourites Painting Competition (Table of Contents)

activity / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset
Editing:
?

Keywords:
contest

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Editing:
?

Genre:
western-frontier

Indexer Notes

Pin-up from a western strip. It could be from Jed Cooper but the art style doesn't really match. On back cover.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Jed Cooper American Scout
  2. 1. "Get out of my garden. . ."
    The Gumps
  3. 2. "His own sister!"
    Dick Tracy
  4. 3. ["Slim! Ride over and tell Dalton..."]
    Texas Slim
  5. 4. "Corkey, there's a nervy guy at school. . ."
    Gasoline Alley
  6. 5. "Major, I think Lee and Charles will do splendidly. . ."
    Terry and the Pirates
  7. 6. "'S Funny Pop! When a fella grows up. . ."
    Harold Teen
  8. 7. "I'm Late!"
    Smitty
  9. 8. In the Midst of Life, We Are in Death
    Little Orphan Annie
  10. 9. A Sympathetic Ear
    Smokey Stover/Spooky
  11. 10. "They call Father Beaver to free them. . ."
    Jed Cooper American Scout
  12. 11. "Paper come yet, Pop?"
    Buzzy
  13. 12. "Aw Nix, Mudhead. Them's my new roller skates."
    Moon Mullins
  14. 13. "I bet the Winkles. . ."
    Winnie Winkle
  15. 14. ["I haven't seen our erminette coat recently. . ."]
    Gasoline Alley
  16. 15. "You can stop working, boys."
    Dawn O'day in Hollywood
  17. 16. "Under soft lighting. . ."
    Brenda Starr, Reporter
  18. 17. "There he comes now. . ."
    Little Joe
  19. 18. "Teenie, what was the idea. . ."
    Aggie Mack
  20. 19. In Alaska
    Smilin' Jack
  21. 20. Family Favourites Painting Competition
  22. 21. [no title indexed]
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