([circa 1943])

Dell, 1942 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Editing:
?
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U.S.; Standard Silver Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

Indicia title is "POPEYE AND WIMPY, No. 17." No code number. Copyright 1937, 1938, 1939, 1940, by King Features Syndicate, Inc.


Popeye and Wimpy (Table of Contents)

Popeye; Wimpy / cover / 1 page (report information)

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Genre:
humor
Characters:
Popeye; Wimpy

["I certingly yam glad I found me Poppa-"] (Table of Contents)

Thimble Theatre / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
E. C. Segar
Pencils:
E. C. Segar
Inks:
E. C. Segar
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Popeye; Wimpy; Olive Oyl; Poopdeck Pappy; Nana Oyl; Cole Oyl
Synopsis:
Pappy insists on sitting on tacks when he visits the Oyl family for dinner.
Reprints:
  • from Thimble Theatre (King Features Syndicate) Sunday newspaper strip from 1937.04.04

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover; black, red, and white.

["It isn't often that I get mad, but when I do, beware!"] (Table of Contents)

Thimble Theatre / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
E. C. Segar
Pencils:
E. C. Segar
Inks:
E. C. Segar
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Wimpy; Poopdeck Pappy
Synopsis:
Wimpy is mad at Pappy because he ordered food and then left Wimpy with the bill.
Reprints:
  • from Thimble Theatre (King Features Syndicate) Sunday newspaper strip from 1937.04.18

Indexer Notes

Some dialogue is re-lettered.

["Loosen up! Don't ye like the party?"] (Table of Contents)

Thimble Theatre / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
E. C. Segar
Pencils:
E. C. Segar
Inks:
E. C. Segar
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Popeye; Poopdeck Pappy; Olive Oyl
Synopsis:
Popeye takes Pappy to a party, but he makes a shambles of it.
Reprints:
  • from Thimble Theatre (King Features Syndicate) Sunday newspaper strip from 1937.04.25

Indexer Notes

Some dialogue is re-lettered.

["Jus' look at me poppa-He's actin' up sumpin' arful-"] (Table of Contents)

Thimble Theatre / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
E. C. Segar
Pencils:
E. C. Segar
Inks:
E. C. Segar
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Popeye; Poopdeck Pappy; Wimpy
Synopsis:
Popeye takes Pappy to another party. Pappy tricks the hostess into sitting on a tack.
Reprints:
  • from Thimble Theatre (King Features Syndicate) Sunday newspaper strip from 1937.05.02

Indexer Notes

Dialogue is re-lettered.

["No, ya can't go to the dance on account of ya ain't got no gal-"] (Table of Contents)

Thimble Theatre / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
E. C. Segar
Pencils:
E. C. Segar
Inks:
E. C. Segar
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Popeye; Poopdeck Pappy; Olive Oyl; Pooky Jones
Synopsis:
Pappy takes a mermaid to a dance, but Pooky Jones has to carry her and do the dancing.
Reprints:
  • from Thimble Theatre (King Features Syndicate) Sunday newspaper strip from 1937.05.09

Indexer Notes

Dialogue is re-lettered and edited.

["Popeye, I came over to visit and you walk out on me..."] (Table of Contents)

Thimble Theatre / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
E. C. Segar
Pencils:
E. C. Segar
Inks:
E. C. Segar
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Popeye; Olive Oyl; Swee'pea
Synopsis:
Popeye invents a machine to put a diaper on Swee'pea.
Reprints:
  • from Thimble Theatre (King Features Syndicate) Sunday newspaper strip from 1937.05.16

Indexer Notes

Dialogue is re-lettered and edited.

["I've improved me infink un'er-wear putter-on-er invention-"] (Table of Contents)

Thimble Theatre / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
E. C. Segar
Pencils:
E. C. Segar
Inks:
E. C. Segar
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Popeye; Swee'pea; Poopdeck Pappy
Synopsis:
Popeye improves his invention so that it gives babies a bath before putting on their diaper.
Reprints:
  • from Thimble Theatre (King Features Syndicate) Sunday newspaper strip from 1937.05.23

Indexer Notes

Dialogue is re-lettered and edited.

["It was foolish of Popeye to enter Swee'pea in the baby contest"] (Table of Contents)

Thimble Theatre / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
E. C. Segar
Pencils:
E. C. Segar
Inks:
E. C. Segar
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Popeye; Swee'pea; Olive Oyl; Nana Oyl
Synopsis:
Swee'pea is upset when he doesn't win a prize in the baby contest.
Reprints:
  • from Thimble Theatre (King Features Syndicate) Sunday newspaper strip from 1937.06.13

Indexer Notes

Some dialogue is re-lettered and edited.

["Hello, Popeye. Say, I have two girl friends visiting me-"] (Table of Contents)

Thimble Theatre / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
E. C. Segar
Pencils:
E. C. Segar
Inks:
E. C. Segar
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Popeye; Olive Oyl; Wimpy; Waneeta
Synopsis:
Olive invites Wimpy to entertain her two girl friends. He favors the prettier one until he learns that the other one's father owns 50,000 cows.
Reprints:
  • from Thimble Theatre (King Features Syndicate) Sunday newspaper strip from 1937.06.20

Indexer Notes

Dialogue is re-lettered and edited.

["Wimpy is rushing Waneeta since he learned her dad..."] (Table of Contents)

Thimble Theatre / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
E. C. Segar
Pencils:
E. C. Segar
Inks:
E. C. Segar
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Popeye; Olive Oyl; Wimpy; Waneeta
Synopsis:
Wimpy plans a trick to impress Waneeta, but Popeye has some fun with Wimpy instead.
Reprints:
  • from Thimble Theatre (King Features Syndicate) Sunday newspaper strip from 1937.06.27 [minus first panel]

Indexer Notes

Dialogue is re-lettered and edited.

["Old pal, don't you think she's beautiful?"] (Table of Contents)

Thimble Theatre / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
E. C. Segar
Pencils:
E. C. Segar
Inks:
E. C. Segar
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Popeye; Wimpy
Synopsis:
Wimpy is lovesick over the girl whose father owns 50,000 cattle.
Reprints:
  • from Thimble Theatre (King Features Syndicate) Sunday newspaper strip from 1937.07.04 [minus first panel]

Indexer Notes

Dialogue in some panels is re-lettered.

["Wimpy, I'm takin' Olive to a show-"] (Table of Contents)

Thimble Theatre / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
E. C. Segar
Pencils:
E. C. Segar
Inks:
E. C. Segar
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Popeye; Wimpy; Waneeta
Synopsis:
Wimpy goes to take Waneeta for a walk, but forgets his trousers.
Reprints:
  • from Thimble Theatre (King Features Syndicate) Sunday newspaper strip from 1937.07.11 [minus third panel]

Indexer Notes

Dialogue in some panels is re-lettered and edited.

["Wimpy and Waneeta will be at the party this afternoon..."] (Table of Contents)

Thimble Theatre / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
E. C. Segar
Pencils:
E. C. Segar
Inks:
E. C. Segar
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Popeye, Olive Oyl; Wimpy; Waneeta
Synopsis:
Wimpy becomes a hit at a party because of the half-smoked cigar he picked up from the gutter.
Reprints:
  • from Thimble Theatre (King Features Syndicate) Sunday newspaper strip from 1937.07.25

["Yer sweety heard ya liked hamburgers, so she's cooking up..."] (Table of Contents)

Thimble Theatre / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
E. C. Segar
Pencils:
E. C. Segar
Inks:
E. C. Segar
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Popeye; Wimpy; Waneeta
Synopsis:
Wimpy's trousers are at the cleaners and he has to find something to wear to go to Waneeta's for hamburgers.
Reprints:
  • from Thimble Theatre (King Features Syndicate) Sunday newspaper strip from 1937.07.18 [minus second panel]

["Is Wimpy an Geezil still pals?"] (Table of Contents)

Thimble Theatre / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
E. C. Segar
Pencils:
E. C. Segar
Inks:
E. C. Segar
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Popeye; Wimpy; George Geezil; Rough-House
Synopsis:
Geezil tells Rough-House to give Wimpy anything on the menu and Wimpy orders a huge meal.
Reprints:
  • from Thimble Theatre (King Features Syndicate) Sunday newspaper strip from 1937.09.05 [minus first panel]

["You poor, dumb creature. You, like myself, must be suffering pangs of hunger"] (Table of Contents)

Thimble Theatre / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre:
humor
Characters:
Popeye; Wimpy
Synopsis:
Wimpy asks Popeye for some meat for a stray dog he picked up, then eats the meat himself.
Reprints:
  • from Thimble Theatre (King Features Syndicate) Sunday newspaper strip from 1938

["Try an' say yer name, Swee'pea"] (Table of Contents)

Thimble Theatre / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre:
humor
Characters:
Popeye; Swee'pea; Olive Oyl; Wimpy
Synopsis:
Popeye pretends that Swee'pea can talk, but all he says is "Glop!"
Reprints:
  • from Thimble Theatre (King Features Syndicate) Sunday newspaper strip from 1938

["Very well, since you refuse me credit here..."] (Table of Contents)

Thimble Theatre / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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?
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Genre:
humor
Characters:
Popeye; Wimpy; Swee'pea; Rough-House; George Geezil
Synopsis:
Wimpy uses Swee'pea to trick Rough-House into fixing him a hamburger.
Reprints:
  • from Thimble Theatre (King Features Syndicate) Sunday newspaper strip from 1938

["I am melankonkus on account of me poppa will not play wit' Swee'pea"] (Table of Contents)

Thimble Theatre / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre:
humor
Characters:
Popeye; Poopdeck Pappy; Olive Oyl; Swee'pea
Synopsis:
Pappy pretends not to like Swee'pea, but changes when he thinks no one else is around.
Reprints:
  • from Thimble Theatre (King Features Syndicate) Sunday newspaper strip from 1938

["Never again shall I consume a hamburger"] (Table of Contents)

Thimble Theatre / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre:
humor
Characters:
Popeye; Wimpy; Rough-House
Synopsis:
Wimpy pretends to swear off hamburgers in order to trick Popeye into buying him one.
Reprints:
  • from Thimble Theatre (King Features Syndicate) Sunday newspaper strip from 1938

["Sing, my sweet little birdie and spread happiness..."] (Table of Contents)

Thimble Theatre / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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?
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Genre:
humor
Characters:
Popeye; Poopdeck Pappy; Olive Oyl
Synopsis:
Olive gets in a fight with Pappy when Pappy throws a rock at a songbird.
Reprints:
  • from Thimble Theatre (King Features Syndicate) Sunday newspaper strip from 1938

["I suppose Mr. Geezil is still knocking your soup"] (Table of Contents)

Thimble Theatre / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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?
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Genre:
humor
Characters:
Popeye; Wimpy; George Geezil; Rough-House
Synopsis:
Tired of Geezil's complaints about his soup, Rough-House serves him dishwater instead.
Reprints:
  • from Thimble Theatre (King Features Syndicate) Sunday newspaper strip from 1938

["Oh gorsh, I didn't have any idear it was so late!"] (Table of Contents)

Thimble Theatre / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
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?
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Genre:
humor
Characters:
Popeye; Olive Oyl
Synopsis:
Popeye is late meeting Olive and is delayed further by a fight.
Reprints:
  • from Thimble Theatre (King Features Syndicate) Sunday newspaper strip from 1938

["Ahoy, Wimpy!"] (Table of Contents)

Thimble Theatre / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre:
humor
Characters:
Popeye; Wimpy; Rough-House
Synopsis:
Wimpy comes up with the idea of an "Australian hamburger" in order to trick Rough-House.
Reprints:
  • from Thimble Theatre (King Features Syndicate) Sunday newspaper strip from 1938

["How about a game of golf, Wimpy?"] (Table of Contents)

Thimble Theatre / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
E. C. Segar
Pencils:
E. C. Segar
Inks:
E. C. Segar
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Popeye; Wimpy
Synopsis:
Wimpy goes golfing with just an umbrella for a club.
Reprints:
  • from Thimble Theatre (King Features Syndicate) Sunday newspaper strip from 1938.06.26 [minus first panel]

["My gorsh! Here comes Wimpy--"] (Table of Contents)

Thimble Theatre Starring Popeye / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
E. C. Segar
Pencils:
E. C. Segar
Inks:
E. C. Segar
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Popeye; Olive Oyl; Wimpy
Synopsis:
Wimpy goes with Popeye and Olive on a picnic. He starts to butter up Olive, but a cow wanders by and Wimpy goes to sweet-talk the cow instead.
Reprints:
  • from Thimble Theatre (King Features Syndicate) Sunday newspaper strip from 1938.08.21 [minus first panel]

Indexer Notes

Dialogue is relettered and edited.

["The soup is very nice today, Popeye!"] (Table of Contents)

Thimble Theatre Starring Popeye / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre:
humor
Characters:
Popeye; Wimpy; Rough-House
Synopsis:
Wimpy siphons Popeye's bowl of soup through a piece of macaroni.
Reprints:
  • from Thimble Theatre (King Features Syndicate) Sunday newspaper strip from 1938

["Tha's six apples ya et, Swee'pea, an' tha's enough!"] (Table of Contents)

Thimble Theatre Starring Popeye / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre:
humor
Characters:
Popeye, Wimpy; Swee'pea
Synopsis:
When Popeye forbids Swee'pea to climb the apple tree to get apples, Swee'pea chops it down instead.
Reprints:
  • from Thimble Theatre (King Features Syndicate) Sunday newspaper strip from 1938

["Hol' yer knife steady an'a peas won't roll off"] (Table of Contents)

Thimble Theatre Starring Popeye / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre:
humor
Characters:
Popeye; Poopdeck Pappy; Swee'pea; Olive Oyl
Synopsis:
Popeye and Swee'pea get in a food fight.
Reprints:
  • from Thimble Theatre (King Features Syndicate) Sunday newspaper strip from 1938

["Poppa, it's yer time to wash the dishes an' my time to dry 'em"] (Table of Contents)

Thimble Theatre Starring Popeye / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre:
humor
Characters:
Popeye; Poopdeck Pappy
Synopsis:
Pappy decides he needs a young wife, but the woman he picks has seven children.
Reprints:
  • from Thimble Theatre (King Features Syndicate) Sunday newspaper strip from 1938

["Popeye my friend,you shall be the first to see me in my new trousers"] (Table of Contents)

Thimble Theatre Starring Popeye / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre:
humor
Characters:
Popeye; Wimpy
Synopsis:
Popeye shows Wimpy some exercises to reduce his waistline so his new trousers will fit.
Reprints:
  • from Thimble Theatre (King Features Syndicate) Sunday newspaper strip from 1938

["Soup!"] (Table of Contents)

Thimble Theatre Starring Popeye / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre:
humor
Characters:
Popeye; Wimpy
Synopsis:
Wimpy uses ventriloquism to make it appear that his soup is talking.
Reprints:
  • from Thimble Theatre (King Features Syndicate) Sunday newspaper strip from 1938

["Ahoy, Olive. Where didja get the infink?"] (Table of Contents)

Thimble Theatre starring Popeye / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre:
humor
Characters:
Popeye; Olive Oyl; Swee'pea
Synopsis:
Popeye is insulted when Olive says Swee'pea is a roughneck.
Reprints:
  • from Thimble Theatre (King Features Syndicate) Sunday newspaper strip from 1939

["I unnerstand Geezil has a girl waiting on tables..."] (Table of Contents)

Thimble Theatre Starring Popeye / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre:
humor
Characters:
Popeye; Wimpy
Synopsis:
Popeye spanks a waitress in Geezil's seafood place when she tells him she doesn't like sailors.
Reprints:
  • from Thimble Theatre (King Features Syndicate) Sunday newspaper strip from 1939

["A man asked me to deliver this note, but he didn't pay me"] (Table of Contents)

Thimble Theatre Starring Popeye / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre:
humor
Characters:
Popeye; Wimpy; Olive Oyl
Synopsis:
Wimpy tries to impress Geezil's waitress, but the scheme backfires.
Reprints:
  • from Thimble Theatre (King Features Syndicate) Sunday newspaper strip from 1939

["Did you send for me?"] (Table of Contents)

Thimble Theatre Starring Popeye / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre:
humor
Characters:
Popeye; Wimpy; Swee'pea
Synopsis:
Popeye asks Wimpy to mind Swee'pea, but while he's gone Wimpy empties his icebox.
Reprints:
  • from Thimble Theatre (King Features Syndicate) Sunday newspaper strip from 1939

["Isn't this a nice spot for a picnic, Popeye?"] (Table of Contents)

Thimble Theatre Starring Popeye / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre:
humor
Characters:
Popeye; Olive Oyl
Synopsis:
Popeye and Olive go on a picnic at the beach, but Popeye keeps getting distracted.
Reprints:
  • from Thimble Theatre (King Features Syndicate) Sunday newspaper strip from 1939

["Swee'pea's startin' in bizness"] (Table of Contents)

Thimble Theatre Starring Popeye / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre:
humor
Characters:
Popeye; Swee'pea
Synopsis:
Swee'pea opens a lemonade stand.
Reprints:
  • from Thimble Theatre (King Features Syndicate) Sunday newspaper strip from 1939

["It seems like all the benches are taken"] (Table of Contents)

Thimble Theatre Starring Popeye / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre:
humor
Characters:
Popeye
Synopsis:
Popeye gets in a fight over a man hogging a bench in the park.
Reprints:
  • from Thimble Theatre (King Features Syndicate) Sunday newspaper strip from 1939

["I can't marry you now, Wimpy."] (Table of Contents)

Thimble Theatre Starring Popeye / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre:
humor
Characters:
Popeye; Olive Oyl; Wimpy; Swee'pea (cameo); George Geezil (cameo); Rough-House (cameo)
Synopsis:
Wimpy is going to get married, but calls off the wedding when the girl's father sells his delicatessen and buys a hardware store.
Reprints:
  • from Thimble Theatre (King Features Syndicate) Sunday newspaper strip from 1939

["Ahoy, Wimpy. Where are ya taking the pretty flowers?"] (Table of Contents)

Thimble Theatre Starring Popeye / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre:
humor
Characters:
Popeye; Wimpy
Synopsis:
Wimpy waits at the stage door entrance for "Betsy Bess, the Educated Cow."
Reprints:
  • from Thimble Theatre (King Features Syndicate) Sunday newspaper strip from 1939

["Olive is taking care of Swee'pea."] (Table of Contents)

Thimble Theatre Starring Popeye / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre:
humor
Characters:
Popeye; Olive Oyl; Swee'pea; George Geezil
Synopsis:
Olive is baby-sitting Swee'pea while Popeye goes to Geezil's for lunch. Popeye has to sing a lullaby to Swee'pea over the telephone.
Reprints:
  • from Thimble Theatre (King Features Syndicate) Sunday newspaper strip from 1939

["This is a nice place to have our lunch"] (Table of Contents)

Thimble Theatre Starring Popeye / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre:
humor
Characters:
Popeye
Synopsis:
Popeye tries to get a little boy to eat spinach, but ends up eating it all himself.
Reprints:
  • from Thimble Theatre (King Features Syndicate) Sunday newspaper strip from 1939

["H-Mm! A very nice string of beads."] (Table of Contents)

Thimble Theatre Starring Popeye / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre:
humor
Characters:
Popeye; Wimpy; George Geezil
Synopsis:
Wimpy uses a bead to trick Geezil into giving him free oysters.
Reprints:
  • from Thimble Theatre (King Features Syndicate) Sunday newspaper strip from 1939

["You will preform the mission for me if you love me-"] (Table of Contents)

Thimble Theatre Starring Popeye / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Letters:
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Genre:
humor
Characters:
Popeye; Wimpy; Olive Oyl
Synopsis:
Olive sends Popeye to fight the crowds at a glove sale.
Reprints:
  • from Thimble Theatre (King Features Syndicate) Sunday newspaper strip from 1939

["Yer sending Wimpy over wit'a presink for Swee'pea?"] (Table of Contents)

Thimble Theatre Starring Popeye / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
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Letters:
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Genre:
humor
Characters:
Popeye; Wimpy; Swee'pea
Synopsis:
Wimpy eats a roast duck while minding Swee'pea. Popeye tricks him into believing he'll get lead poisoning.
Reprints:
  • from Thimble Theatre (King Features Syndicate) Sunday newspaper strip from 1939

["Four o'clock an' me poppa has not come home yet"] (Table of Contents)

Thimble Theatre Starring Popeye / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bela Zaboly [as Bee Z] (signed)
Inks:
Bela Zaboly [as Bee Z] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Popeye; Poopdeck Pappy; Swee'pea
Synopsis:
After a night on the town, Poopdeck Pappy uses a block of ice as a pillow.
Reprints:
  • from Thimble Theatre (King Features Syndicate) Sunday newspaper strip from 1940

[Mr. Squeejik offers $1,000,000 to anyone who can defeat Popeye] (Table of Contents)

Thimble Theatre Starring Popeye / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bela Zaboly [as Bee Z] (signed)
Inks:
Bela Zaboly [as Bee Z] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; sports
Characters:
Popeye; Wimpy; George Squeejik
Synopsis:
When Popeye refuses to let billionaire George Squeejik have his table at a restaurant, Squeejik offers $1,000,000 to any fighter who can whip Popeye. He fights several brutes, including one who trains on carrots.
Reprints:
  • from Thimble Theatre (King Features Syndicate) Sunday newspaper strips from 1940

["George W. Geezil is serving you, himself-We have the best seafood"] (Table of Contents)

Thimble Theatre Starring Popeye / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bela Zaboly [as Bee Z] (signed)
Inks:
Bela Zaboly [as Bee Z] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Popeye; Wimpy; George Geezil
Synopsis:
Wimpy doesn't get any food from Geezil, but manages to ruin his day's business.
Reprints:
  • from Thimble Theatre (King Features Syndicate) Sunday newspaper strip from 1940

[Wimpy's Health Belt] (Table of Contents)

Thimble Theatre Starring Popeye / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
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Pencils:
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Inks:
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Colors:
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Letters:
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Genre:
humor
Characters:
Popeye; Wimpy
Synopsis:
Wimpy demonstrates his health belt in a store window
Reprints:
  • from Thimble Theatre (King Features Syndicate) Sunday newspaper strip from 1940

Indexer Notes

No dialogue. Signs on an easel used to help explain the action.

["No, Swee'pea, yer too young for that band!"] (Table of Contents)

Thimble Theatre Starring Popeye / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bela Zaboly [as Bee Z] (signed)
Inks:
Bela Zaboly [as Bee Z] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Popeye; Swee'pea
Synopsis:
Swee'pea wants to join the neighborhood kids band.
Reprints:
  • from Thimble Theatre (King Features Syndicate) Sunday newspaper strip from 1940

["Popeye, let's start a rock garden"] (Table of Contents)

Thimble Theatre Starring Popeye / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bela Zaboly [as Bee Z] (signed)
Inks:
Bela Zaboly [as Bee Z] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
`

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Popeye; Olive Oyl
Synopsis:
Olive wants to start a rock garden and Popeye has to fight a huge man to get possession of a boulder.
Reprints:
  • from Thimble Theatre (King Features Syndicate) Sunday newspaper strip from 1940

["One hamburger and one lollipop-That's right, isn't it?"] (Table of Contents)

Thimble Theatre Starring Popeye / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bela Zaboly [as Bee Z] (signed)
Inks:
Bela Zaboly [as Bee Z] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Popeye; Wimpy; Swee'pea; Olive Oyl
Synopsis:
Wimpy pretends to be a one-man band, but has Swee'pea hidden inside a bass drum with a phonograph.
Reprints:
  • from Thimble Theatre (King Features Syndicate) Sunday newspaper strip from 1940

["Olive went to the beauty parlor"] (Table of Contents)

Thimble Theatre Starring Popeye / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bela Zaboly [as Bee Z] (signed)
Inks:
Bela Zaboly [as Bee Z] (signed)
Colors:
Bela Zaboly [as Bee Z] (signed)
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Popeye; Olive Oyl; Nana Oyl
Synopsis:
Olive goes to the beauty parlor and Popeye pretends that she's changed so much he doesn't recognize her.
Reprints:
  • from Thimble Theatre (King Features Syndicate) Sunday newspaper strip from 1940

["Poor Olive! She mus' stop cryin' "] (Table of Contents)

Thimble Theatre Starring Popeye / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bela Zaboly [as Bee Z] (signed)
Inks:
Bela Zaboly [as Bee Z] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Popeye; Olive Oyl; Wimpy
Synopsis:
Olive is depressed because she thinks she's ugly.
Reprints:
  • from Thimble Theatre (King Features Syndicate) Sunday newspaper strip from 1940

["Yes, Popeye, you're the one who should do it"] (Table of Contents)

Thimble Theatre Starring Popeye / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bela Zaboly [as Bee Z] (signed)
Inks:
Bela Zaboly [as Bee Z] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Popeye; Wimpy; Eugene the Jeep
Synopsis:
When Popeye accidentally knocks a hole in a ship while christening her, he has to dive down and bring the ship ashore.
Reprints:
  • from Thimble Theatre (King Features Syndicate) Sunday newspaper strip from 1940

["Other girls get husbands while I go along year after year..."] (Table of Contents)

Thimble Theatre Starring Popeye / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bela Zaboly [as Bee Z] (signed)
Inks:
Bela Zaboly [as Bee Z] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Popeye; Olive Oyl; Nana Oyl
Synopsis:
Olive and her mother invite a judge over, hoping Popeye will take the hint and marry Olive.
Reprints:
  • from Thimble Theatre (King Features Syndicate) Sunday newspaper strip from 1940

["Popeye, my friend, your surprise over my becoming..."] (Table of Contents)

Thimble Theatre Starring Popeye / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bela Zaboly [as Bee Z] (signed)
Inks:
Bela Zaboly [as Bee Z] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Popeye; Wimpy; Rough-House
Synopsis:
Wimpy becomes a volunteer fireman.
Reprints:
  • from Thimble Theatre (King Features Syndicate) Sunday newspaper strip from 1940

["Swee'pea, this where ya sees all'a aminals tha's in..."] (Table of Contents)

Thimble Theatre Starring Popeye / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bela Zaboly [as Bee Z] (signed)
Inks:
Bela Zaboly [as Bee Z] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Popeye; Swee'pea; Wimpy
Synopsis:
Popeye takes Swee'pea to the zoo, but Swee'pea is more interested in watching Wimpy sleep.
Reprints:
  • from Thimble Theatre (King Features Syndicate) Sunday newspaper strip from 1940

["Wimpy, will ya take care of Swee'pea?"] (Table of Contents)

Thimble Theatre Starring Popeye / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Popeye; Wimpy; Swee'pea
Synopsis:
After Wimpy eats Swee'pea's lunch, Swee'pea eats the hamburgers that Popeye had sent over for Wimpy.
Reprints:
  • from Thimble Theatre (King Features Syndicate) Sunday newspaper strip from 1940

["All men are fickle. The man who pretends other girls..."] (Table of Contents)

Thimble Theatre Starring Popeye / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bela Zaboly [as Bee Z] (signed)
Inks:
Bela Zaboly [as Bee Z] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Popeye; Olive Oyl; Swee'pea
Synopsis:
Olive reads a book that says all men are fickle.
Reprints:
  • from Thimble Theatre (King Features Syndicate) Sunday newspaper strip from 1940

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover; black, red, and white.

["Maybe Wimpy'll play golf with me. It'll do him good-"] (Table of Contents)

Thimble Theatre Starring Popeye / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bela Zaboly [as Bee Z] (signed)
Inks:
Bela Zaboly [as Bee Z] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Popeye; Wimpy
Synopsis:
Popeye and Wimpy play a pretend round of golf in Rough-House's restaurant
Reprints:
  • from Thimble Theatre (King Features Syndicate) Sunday newspaper strip from 1940

Indexer Notes

Back cover.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Popeye and Wimpy
    Popeye; Wimpy
  2. 1. ["I certingly yam glad I found me Poppa-"]
    Thimble Theatre
  3. 2. ["It isn't often that I get mad, but when I do, beware!"]
    Thimble Theatre
  4. 3. ["Loosen up! Don't ye like the party?"]
    Thimble Theatre
  5. 4. ["Jus' look at me poppa-He's actin' up sumpin' arful-"]
    Thimble Theatre
  6. 5. ["No, ya can't go to the dance on account of ya ain't got no gal-"]
    Thimble Theatre
  7. 6. ["Popeye, I came over to visit and you walk out on me..."]
    Thimble Theatre
  8. 7. ["I've improved me infink un'er-wear putter-on-er invention-"]
    Thimble Theatre
  9. 8. ["It was foolish of Popeye to enter Swee'pea in the baby contest"]
    Thimble Theatre
  10. 9. ["Hello, Popeye. Say, I have two girl friends visiting me-"]
    Thimble Theatre
  11. 10. ["Wimpy is rushing Waneeta since he learned her dad..."]
    Thimble Theatre
  12. 11. ["Old pal, don't you think she's beautiful?"]
    Thimble Theatre
  13. 12. ["Wimpy, I'm takin' Olive to a show-"]
    Thimble Theatre
  14. 13. ["Wimpy and Waneeta will be at the party this afternoon..."]
    Thimble Theatre
  15. 14. ["Yer sweety heard ya liked hamburgers, so she's cooking up..."]
    Thimble Theatre
  16. 15. ["Is Wimpy an Geezil still pals?"]
    Thimble Theatre
  17. 16. ["You poor, dumb creature. You, like myself, must be suffering pangs of hunger"]
    Thimble Theatre
  18. 17. ["Try an' say yer name, Swee'pea"]
    Thimble Theatre
  19. 18. ["Very well, since you refuse me credit here..."]
    Thimble Theatre
  20. 19. ["I am melankonkus on account of me poppa will not play wit' Swee'pea"]
    Thimble Theatre
  21. 20. ["Never again shall I consume a hamburger"]
    Thimble Theatre
  22. 21. ["Sing, my sweet little birdie and spread happiness..."]
    Thimble Theatre
  23. 22. ["I suppose Mr. Geezil is still knocking your soup"]
    Thimble Theatre
  24. 23. ["Oh gorsh, I didn't have any idear it was so late!"]
    Thimble Theatre
  25. 24. ["Ahoy, Wimpy!"]
    Thimble Theatre
  26. 25. ["How about a game of golf, Wimpy?"]
    Thimble Theatre
  27. 26. ["My gorsh! Here comes Wimpy--"]
    Thimble Theatre Starring Popeye
  28. 27. ["The soup is very nice today, Popeye!"]
    Thimble Theatre Starring Popeye
  29. 28. ["Tha's six apples ya et, Swee'pea, an' tha's enough!"]
    Thimble Theatre Starring Popeye
  30. 29. ["Hol' yer knife steady an'a peas won't roll off"]
    Thimble Theatre Starring Popeye
  31. 30. ["Poppa, it's yer time to wash the dishes an' my time to dry 'em"]
    Thimble Theatre Starring Popeye
  32. 31. ["Popeye my friend,you shall be the first to see me in my new trousers"]
    Thimble Theatre Starring Popeye
  33. 32. ["Soup!"]
    Thimble Theatre Starring Popeye
  34. 33. ["Ahoy, Olive. Where didja get the infink?"]
    Thimble Theatre starring Popeye
  35. 34. ["I unnerstand Geezil has a girl waiting on tables..."]
    Thimble Theatre Starring Popeye
  36. 35. ["A man asked me to deliver this note, but he didn't pay me"]
    Thimble Theatre Starring Popeye
  37. 36. ["Did you send for me?"]
    Thimble Theatre Starring Popeye
  38. 37. ["Isn't this a nice spot for a picnic, Popeye?"]
    Thimble Theatre Starring Popeye
  39. 38. ["Swee'pea's startin' in bizness"]
    Thimble Theatre Starring Popeye
  40. 39. ["It seems like all the benches are taken"]
    Thimble Theatre Starring Popeye
  41. 40. ["I can't marry you now, Wimpy."]
    Thimble Theatre Starring Popeye
  42. 41. ["Ahoy, Wimpy. Where are ya taking the pretty flowers?"]
    Thimble Theatre Starring Popeye
  43. 42. ["Olive is taking care of Swee'pea."]
    Thimble Theatre Starring Popeye
  44. 43. ["This is a nice place to have our lunch"]
    Thimble Theatre Starring Popeye
  45. 44. ["H-Mm! A very nice string of beads."]
    Thimble Theatre Starring Popeye
  46. 45. ["You will preform the mission for me if you love me-"]
    Thimble Theatre Starring Popeye
  47. 46. ["Yer sending Wimpy over wit'a presink for Swee'pea?"]
    Thimble Theatre Starring Popeye
  48. 47. ["Four o'clock an' me poppa has not come home yet"]
    Thimble Theatre Starring Popeye
  49. 48. [Mr. Squeejik offers $1,000,000 to anyone who can defeat Popeye]
    Thimble Theatre Starring Popeye
  50. 49. ["George W. Geezil is serving you, himself-We have the best seafood"]
    Thimble Theatre Starring Popeye
  51. 50. [Wimpy's Health Belt]
    Thimble Theatre Starring Popeye
  52. 51. ["No, Swee'pea, yer too young for that band!"]
    Thimble Theatre Starring Popeye
  53. 52. ["Popeye, let's start a rock garden"]
    Thimble Theatre Starring Popeye
  54. 53. ["One hamburger and one lollipop-That's right, isn't it?"]
    Thimble Theatre Starring Popeye
  55. 54. ["Olive went to the beauty parlor"]
    Thimble Theatre Starring Popeye
  56. 55. ["Poor Olive! She mus' stop cryin' "]
    Thimble Theatre Starring Popeye
  57. 56. ["Yes, Popeye, you're the one who should do it"]
    Thimble Theatre Starring Popeye
  58. 57. ["Other girls get husbands while I go along year after year..."]
    Thimble Theatre Starring Popeye
  59. 58. ["Popeye, my friend, your surprise over my becoming..."]
    Thimble Theatre Starring Popeye
  60. 59. ["Swee'pea, this where ya sees all'a aminals tha's in..."]
    Thimble Theatre Starring Popeye
  61. 60. ["Wimpy, will ya take care of Swee'pea?"]
    Thimble Theatre Starring Popeye
  62. 61. ["All men are fickle. The man who pretends other girls..."]
    Thimble Theatre Starring Popeye
  63. 62. ["Maybe Wimpy'll play golf with me. It'll do him good-"]
    Thimble Theatre Starring Popeye
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