(December 1958)

American Comics Group, 1951 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
?
Editing:
Richard E. Hughes
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was ongoing

Issue Notes

Approved by the Comics Code Authority.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ogden Whitney
Inks:
Ogden Whitney
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense

Indexer Notes

banner across top: Stories of Strange Adventure.

Herbie's Quiet Saturday Afternoon! (Table of Contents)

Herbie / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Richard Hughes?
Pencils:
Ogden Whitney
Inks:
Ogden Whitney
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; superhero
Characters:
Herbie Popnecker; Pincus Popnecker; Mrs. Popnecker; Senator Stevens
Synopsis:
Herbie's father thinks his son will never amount to anything or do anything. Herbie goes to the zoo where he takes on a tiger. Then, he saves Senator Stevens who is lost at sea. Finally, he stops an alien invasion.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

This story is the first appearance of Herbie and features his peculiar way of flying and his ability to talk to animals and aliens. Herbie looks and talks differently in this pre-Herbie-series story. Herbie's pants are a slightly different blue than the rest of the Herbie stories.

Magic Maker (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Thanksgiving Day (Table of Contents)

comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Emil Gershwin
Inks:
Emil Gershwin
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

The Riddle of Robert O'Malley (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Cover story.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. Herbie's Quiet Saturday Afternoon!
    Herbie
  3. 2. Magic Maker
  4. 3. Thanksgiving Day
  5. 4. The Riddle of Robert O'Malley
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Jay Kinney
  • Gary Henderson
  • Gary Perlman
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Lou Mougin
  • Bob Hughes
  • Gary Perlman
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Peter Croome