(Spring 1949)

Will Eisner, 1949 Series
 
Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
?
Editing:
Bill Cullough
Color:
Color
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Publishing Format:
One-Shot

Issue Notes

cover states Spring Training Issue.

Parts of this issue are reprinted:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Will Eisner
Inks:
Will Eisner
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
sports
Characters:
Rube Rooky

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Will Eisner
Inks:
Will Eisner
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Uncle Dan'l

Indexer Notes

ad for a variety of hardware for boys.

Rube Rooky Climbs Up From the Pit (Table of Contents)

Rube Rooky / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Will Eisner
Inks:
Will Eisner
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
sports; humor
Characters:
Rube Rooky; Pop Flye
Synopsis:
origin of Rube and his game against the Badgers
Reprints:

Ok, How Would You Play It?/First Aid on the Ball Field (Table of Contents)

text article / ? pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
sports
Synopsis:
contest of how to solve a baseball problem and the 1st lesson on first aid for a wrenched ankle

Rube Rooky Heads Down the Home Stretch (Table of Contents)

Rube Rooky / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Will Eisner
Inks:
Will Eisner
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
sports; humor
Characters:
Rube Rooky; Pop Flye; Lana Lash; Sunny
Synopsis:
Lana Lash gets Rube into trouble and fined before the big game of the Badgers vs Iron City Nine
Reprints:

Buddy Hassett tells you To Choose a Batting Order (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Buddy Hassett
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
sports

The Sunday Ride of Babe Herman Dogers vs Braves (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Jules Feiffer (signed)
Pencils:
Jerry Grandenetti [as J. G.]
Inks:
Jerry Grandenetti [as J.G.]
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
sports
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Will Eisner
Inks:
Will Eisner
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Indexer Notes

inside back cover ad for soccer ball, ping pong balls and a Rube Rooky T-Shirt

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Will Eisner
Inks:
Will Eisner
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
sports; humor

Indexer Notes

backcover ad for the next issue of Baseball Comics

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
  3. 2. Rube Rooky Climbs Up From the Pit
    Rube Rooky
  4. 3. Ok, How Would You Play It?/First Aid on the Ball Field
  5. 4. Rube Rooky Heads Down the Home Stretch
    Rube Rooky
  6. 5. Buddy Hassett tells you To Choose a Batting Order
  7. 6. The Sunday Ride of Babe Herman Dogers vs Braves
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Gary L. Watson
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gary L. Watson