(October 1936)

Eastern Color, 1934 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Famous Funnies, Inc.
Editing:
Stephen Douglas
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U. S.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

War On Crime; S'matter Pop?; Napoleon / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
? (photo); ?
Inks:
? (photo); ?
Colors:
? (photo); ?
Letters:
?

Indexer Notes

1st photo-cover in comics (part photo, part-art)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Let's Get Into a Huddle! / foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Stephen Douglas ?
Pencils:
Stephen Douglas ?
Inks:
Stephen Douglas ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Adventures of Jabby / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Tom Carlisle
Pencils:
Tom Carlisle
Inks:
Tom Carlisle
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Indexer Notes

copyright Register and Tribune Syndicate

["Gangland has been chastened by an army of public heroes dubbed by criminals the G-Men!"] (Table of Contents)

War On Crime / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Rex Collier (signed)
Pencils:
Hammon (signed)
Inks:
Hammon (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
crime

Indexer Notes

1st true-crime stories in comics. Ledger Syndicate- began May 1936.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Napoleon / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Clifford McBride
Pencils:
Clifford McBride
Inks:
Clifford McBride
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

["When you were in the Alps did you hear the people yokel?"] (Table of Contents)

Dumb-Bells / cartoon / 0.1 page (report information)

Script:
Charles J. Dunn [as GAR]
Pencils:
Charles J. Dunn [as GAR]
Inks:
Charles J. Dunn [as GAR]
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

copyright Ledger Syndicate

["Holloween tonight!"] (Table of Contents)

Nipper / comic story / 0.8 page (report information)

Script:
Clare Victor Dwiggins
Pencils:
Clare Victor Dwiggins
Inks:
Clare Victor Dwiggins
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Nipper

Indexer Notes

copyright Ledger Syndicate

["The first day of the search ends!"] (Table of Contents)

Scorchy Smith / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Noel Sickles (signed)
Pencils:
Noel Sickles (signed)
Inks:
Noel Sickles (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure

Indexer Notes

copyright the Associated Press

Veteran of 18 Wars (Table of Contents)

Strange As It Seems / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
John Hix
Pencils:
John Hix
Inks:
John Hix
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction
Characters:
Henry R. D. MacIver

["Gee, I though I could beat Buttons home.!] (Table of Contents)

Butty and Fatty / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
M. E. Brady [as MEB] (signed)
Pencils:
M. E. Brady [as MEB] (signed)
Inks:
M. E. Brady [as MEB] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; children

["Benefit performance by the Great Pinelli"] (Table of Contents)

Hairbreadth Harry / comic story / 0.8 page (report information)

Script:
F. O. Alexander
Pencils:
F. O. Alexander
Inks:
F. O. Alexander
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Harry

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

High-Gear Homer / comic story / 0.2 page (report information)

Script:
F. O. Alexander
Pencils:
F. O. Alexander
Inks:
F. O. Alexander
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

["Annilhating rays ripped and tore across the sky- stabbing at the elusive patrol shi-"] (Table of Contents)

Buck Rogers / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Philip Francis Nowlan
Pencils:
Rick Yager [as Dick Calkins] (signed)
Inks:
Rick Yager [as Dick Calkins] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Verna; Buddy; Alura; Captain Dattro
Reprints:
  • from Buck Rogers Sunday page (John F. Dille; 9-01 to 9-22-1935)

Indexer Notes

copyright John F. Dille

["Can you punctuate?"] (Table of Contents)

Dumb-Bells / cartoon / 0.1 page (report information)

Script:
Charles J. Dunn [as GAR]
Pencils:
Charles J. Dunn [as GAR]
Inks:
Charles J. Dunn [as GAR]
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

A Matter of Diet and Literature (Table of Contents)

Keeping Up With the Joneses / comic story / 0.8 page (report information)

Script:
Pop Mormand
Pencils:
Pop Mormand
Inks:
Pop Mormand
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Aloysius McGinis; Clarice McGinis

Indexer Notes

copyright Associated Newspapers

["So! Der S. S. Wolverine iss to be der next victim!"] (Table of Contents)

Dickie Dare / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Milton Caniff
Pencils:
Milton Caniff
Inks:
Milton Caniff
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Dickie Dare

Indexer Notes

copyright Associated Press

The Story of the Phillipines- part VII (Table of Contents)

High Lights of History / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
J. Carroll Mansfield
Pencils:
J. Carroll Mansfield
Inks:
J. Carroll Mansfield
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
historical

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Funland / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script:
A.W. Nugent
Pencils:
A.W. Nugent
Inks:
A.W. Nugent
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Indexer Notes

puzzle-page

["I don't know what's the matter with Jack- he seems to take me for granted-"] (Table of Contents)

Connie / comic story / 0.8 page (report information)

Script:
Frank Godwin
Pencils:
Frank Godwin
Inks:
Frank Godwin
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Wet Blanket / comic story / 0.2 page (report information)

Script:
Frank Godwin
Pencils:
Frank Godwin
Inks:
Frank Godwin
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

["A beautiful day- beautiful!"] (Table of Contents)

The Frog Pond Ferry / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
M. E. Brady [as MEB] (signed)
Pencils:
M. E. Brady [as MEB] (signed)
Inks:
M. E. Brady [as MEB] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals

["Some days after the mysterious visit of a hindoo to Aunt Patricia..."] (Table of Contents)

Beau Geste with Slim and Tubby / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
P. C. Wren
Pencils:
Bill W. Depew
Inks:
Bill W. Depew
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure

Indexer Notes

copyright Register and Tribune Syndicate

["Tweetle te-dee"] (Table of Contents)

Mescal Ike / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
S.L. Huntley
Pencils:
Art Huhta
Inks:
Art Huhta
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

The Saviour of Death Valley (Table of Contents)

Above the Crowd / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Stookie Allen
Pencils:
Stookie Allen
Inks:
Stookie Allen
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction
Characters:
R. J. Fairbanks

["What cha doin' Bob?"] (Table of Contents)

Queenie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Bob Bliss
Pencils:
Bob Bliss
Inks:
Bob Bliss
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
children

["Yessir, that's a pretty good bird bungalow!"] (Table of Contents)

Butty and Fatty / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
M. E. Brady [as MEB] (signed)
Pencils:
M. E. Brady [as MEB] (signed)
Inks:
M. E. Brady [as MEB] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

Junior Learns a Lot about Signs and Omens (Table of Contents)

The Nebbs / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Sol Hess
Pencils:
Wallace A. Carlson
Inks:
Wallace A. Carlson
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Indexer Notes

copyright Bell Syndicate

The Music Lesson (Table of Contents)

Simp O'Dill / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Sol Hess
Pencils:
Wallace A. Carlson
Inks:
Wallace A. Carlson
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

["I git a great kick ous watchin' th' monkeys-"] (Table of Contents)

Joe Palooka / comic story / 0.8 page (report information)

Script:
Ham Fisher (?)
Pencils:
Al Capp [as Ham Fisher]
Inks:
Al Capp [as Ham Fisher]
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
sports
Characters:
Joe Palooka; Knobby

Indexer Notes

copyright McNaught Syndicate

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Screen Oddities / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Capt. Roscoe Fawcett
Pencils:
Thompson (?)
Inks:
Thompson (?)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

["Feel my muscle! Bet ya I could throw a cannibal offa a island!"] (Table of Contents)

S'matter Pop? / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Charles M. Payne
Pencils:
Charles M. Payne
Inks:
Charles M. Payne
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
children

["Sherman, first to reach the shack in which Shotgun is held"] (Table of Contents)

Ned Brant of Carter / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Zuppke
Pencils:
Bill W. Depew
Inks:
Bill W. Depew
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure; sports

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Magic Made Easy / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

["Let's try aoun' the bend!"] (Table of Contents)

Toddy / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
George Marcoux
Pencils:
George Marcoux
Inks:
George Marcoux
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
children

Indexer Notes

copyright the McNaught Syndicate

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Flight / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
W. D. Tipton
Pencils:
J. H. Mason
Inks:
J. H. Mason
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction

["Boy that new man you hired stutters something awful!"] (Table of Contents)

Such Is Life / cartoon / 0.4 page (report information)

Script:
Walt Munson
Pencils:
Walt Munson
Inks:
Walt Munson
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

["Sometimes I think my husband's got tired of me!"] (Table of Contents)

Dumb-Bells / comic story / 0.2 page (report information)

Script:
Charles J. Dunn [as GAR]
Pencils:
Charles J. Dunn [as GAR]
Inks:
Charles J. Dunn [as GAR]
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

["A sudden tropical storm separates the yacht from the lifeboat"] (Table of Contents)

Olly of the Movies / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Julian Ollendorf (?)
Pencils:
Julian Ollendorf
Inks:
Julian Ollendorf
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Olive Lane

Indexer Notes

copyright McNaught Syndicate

["Is there a doctor in the house"] (Table of Contents)

Oaky Doaks / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Ralph Briggs Fuller
Pencils:
Ralph Briggs Fuller
Inks:
Ralph Briggs Fuller
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure

Indexer Notes

copyright the Associated Press

["If promptness is the heart of modern business, I'm in Ancient Egypt"] (Table of Contents)

Somebody's Stenog / comic story / 0.8 page (report information)

Script:
A. E. Hayward
Pencils:
A. E. Hayward
Inks:
A. E. Hayward
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Sam Smithers; Cam O'Flage

Indexer Notes

copyright Ledger Syndicate

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Back-Seat Driver / comic story / 0.2 page (report information)

Script:
A. E. Hayward
Pencils:
A. E. Hayward
Inks:
A. E. Hayward
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

["To the Park"] (Table of Contents)

Bobby / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
S. M. Iger
Pencils:
S. M. Iger
Inks:
S. M. Iger
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
children

["With Steve's help Jane is trying to discover where the two swindlers are hiding out."] (Table of Contents)

Jane Arden / Lena Pry / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Monte Barrett
Pencils:
Russell Ross
Inks:
Russell Ross
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure; detective-mystery

Indexer Notes

copyright Register and Tribune Syndicate

["Golly if I only had one more tail on that kite it'd fly!"] (Table of Contents)

Napoleon / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Clifford McBride
Pencils:
Clifford McBride
Inks:
Clifford McBride
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
animal

["Prof. A Nutt thinks Sam is the mummy of King Tut-Tut come to life!"] (Table of Contents)

Seaweed Sam / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Victor E. Pazmiño [as VEP]
Pencils:
Victor E. Pazmiño [as VEP]
Inks:
Victor E. Pazmiño [as VEP]
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

["We must find that paper"] (Table of Contents)

Babe Bunting / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Roy L. Williams
Pencils:
Roy L. Williams
Inks:
Roy L. Williams
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure

["This home you have bought is a great bargain"] (Table of Contents)

Hairbreadth Harry / comic story / 0.8 page (report information)

Script:
F. O. Alexander
Pencils:
F. O. Alexander
Inks:
F. O. Alexander
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

High-Gear Homer / comic story / 0.2 page (report information)

Script:
F. O. Alexander
Pencils:
F. O. Alexander
Inks:
F. O. Alexander
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Napoleon / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Clifford McBride
Pencils:
Clifford McBride
Inks:
Clifford McBride
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

copyright Arthur J. Lefave

The Killer Car (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert M. Hyatt
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
adventure

["I think this case is closed!"] (Table of Contents)

Homer Hoopee / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Fred Locher
Pencils:
Fred Locher
Inks:
Fred Locher
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Little Brother / comic story / 0.2 page (report information)

Script:
Harry J. Tuthill
Pencils:
Harry J. Tuthill
Inks:
Harry J. Tuthill
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Indexer Notes

copyright McNaught Syndicate

Big Game (Table of Contents)

The Bungle Family / comic story / 0.8 page (report information)

Script:
Harry J. Tuthill
Pencils:
Harry J. Tuthill
Inks:
Harry J. Tuthill
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
George Bungle

Indexer Notes

copyright McNaught Syndicate

["Monixide Poisoning"] (Table of Contents)

Amaze-A-Minute / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction

["I notice you were late for school again this morning"] (Table of Contents)

Alec and Itchy / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Jimmy George
Pencils:
Merle Mulholland
Inks:
Merle Mulholland
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
children

["If this boat looked more like a real ferry boat you'd get more commuters!"] (Table of Contents)

The Frog Pond Ferry / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
M. E. Brady [as MEB] (signed)
Pencils:
M. E. Brady [as MEB] (signed)
Inks:
M. E. Brady [as MEB] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover

Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    War On Crime; S'matter Pop?; Napoleon
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Let's Get Into a Huddle!
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    The Adventures of Jabby
  4. 3. ["Gangland has been chastened by an army of public heroes dubbed by criminals the G-Men!"]
    War On Crime
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Napoleon
  6. 5. ["When you were in the Alps did you hear the people yokel?"]
    Dumb-Bells
  7. 6. ["Holloween tonight!"]
    Nipper
  8. 7. ["The first day of the search ends!"]
    Scorchy Smith
  9. 8. Veteran of 18 Wars
    Strange As It Seems
  10. 9. ["Gee, I though I could beat Buttons home.!]
    Butty and Fatty
  11. 10. ["Benefit performance by the Great Pinelli"]
    Hairbreadth Harry
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    High-Gear Homer
  13. 12. ["Annilhating rays ripped and tore across the sky- stabbing at the elusive patrol shi-"]
    Buck Rogers
  14. 13. ["Can you punctuate?"]
    Dumb-Bells
  15. 14. A Matter of Diet and Literature
    Keeping Up With the Joneses
  16. 15. ["So! Der S. S. Wolverine iss to be der next victim!"]
    Dickie Dare
  17. 16. The Story of the Phillipines- part VII
    High Lights of History
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    Funland
  19. 18. ["I don't know what's the matter with Jack- he seems to take me for granted-"]
    Connie
  20. 19. [no title indexed]
    The Wet Blanket
  21. 20. ["A beautiful day- beautiful!"]
    The Frog Pond Ferry
  22. 21. ["Some days after the mysterious visit of a hindoo to Aunt Patricia..."]
    Beau Geste with Slim and Tubby
  23. 22. ["Tweetle te-dee"]
    Mescal Ike
  24. 23. The Saviour of Death Valley
    Above the Crowd
  25. 24. ["What cha doin' Bob?"]
    Queenie
  26. 25. ["Yessir, that's a pretty good bird bungalow!"]
    Butty and Fatty
  27. 26. Junior Learns a Lot about Signs and Omens
    The Nebbs
  28. 27. The Music Lesson
    Simp O'Dill
  29. 28. ["I git a great kick ous watchin' th' monkeys-"]
    Joe Palooka
  30. 29. [no title indexed]
    Screen Oddities
  31. 30. ["Feel my muscle! Bet ya I could throw a cannibal offa a island!"]
    S'matter Pop?
  32. 31. ["Sherman, first to reach the shack in which Shotgun is held"]
    Ned Brant of Carter
  33. 32. [no title indexed]
    Magic Made Easy
  34. 33. ["Let's try aoun' the bend!"]
    Toddy
  35. 34. [no title indexed]
    Flight
  36. 35. ["Boy that new man you hired stutters something awful!"]
    Such Is Life
  37. 36. ["Sometimes I think my husband's got tired of me!"]
    Dumb-Bells
  38. 37. ["A sudden tropical storm separates the yacht from the lifeboat"]
    Olly of the Movies
  39. 38. ["Is there a doctor in the house"]
    Oaky Doaks
  40. 39. ["If promptness is the heart of modern business, I'm in Ancient Egypt"]
    Somebody's Stenog
  41. 40. [no title indexed]
    The Back-Seat Driver
  42. 41. ["To the Park"]
    Bobby
  43. 42. ["With Steve's help Jane is trying to discover where the two swindlers are hiding out."]
    Jane Arden / Lena Pry
  44. 43. ["Golly if I only had one more tail on that kite it'd fly!"]
    Napoleon
  45. 44. ["Prof. A Nutt thinks Sam is the mummy of King Tut-Tut come to life!"]
    Seaweed Sam
  46. 45. ["We must find that paper"]
    Babe Bunting
  47. 46. ["This home you have bought is a great bargain"]
    Hairbreadth Harry
  48. 47. [no title indexed]
    High-Gear Homer
  49. 48. [no title indexed]
    Napoleon
  50. 49. The Killer Car
  51. 50. ["I think this case is closed!"]
    Homer Hoopee
  52. 51. [no title indexed]
    Little Brother
  53. 52. Big Game
    The Bungle Family
  54. 53. ["Monixide Poisoning"]
    Amaze-A-Minute
  55. 54. ["I notice you were late for school again this morning"]
    Alec and Itchy
  56. 55. ["If this boat looked more like a real ferry boat you'd get more commuters!"]
    The Frog Pond Ferry
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