(June-July 1965)

American Comics Group, 1964 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
?
Editing:
Richard Hughes
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was ongoing

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Herbie / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Ogden Whitney (signed)
Inks:
Ogden Whitney (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; satire-parody; superhero
Characters:
Herbie Popnecker (as Fat Fury)

Indexer Notes

Fat Fury riding bomb

Plump Lump vs. Black Whack! (Table of Contents)

Herbie / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script:
Richard Hughes [as Shane O'Shea]
Pencils:
Ogden Whitney
Inks:
Ogden Whitney
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ed Hamilton

Genre:
humor; satire-parody; superhero
Characters:
Herbie Popnecker; Pincus Popnecker; Mrs. Popnecker; Black Whack; J. Edgar Hoover; Fat Fury
Synopsis:
Herbie's dad has fallen on hard times, so Herbie gets him a job selling bowling balls. Problem is, the bowling balls hypnotize people into giving up their money, but not Herbie. Herbie's dad is arrested as the mastermind, but the Fat Fury clears his name by finding the real Black Whack.

Indexer Notes

Story: "Stranger, The Name's Shane O'Shea!" /
Art: "Just Li'l Ol' Me -- Ogden Whitney!"

Ticklepuss Rides Again! (Table of Contents)

Herbie / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
Richard Hughes [as Shane O'Shea]
Pencils:
Ogden Whitney
Inks:
Ogden Whitney
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ed Hamilton

Genre:
humor; satire-parody; superhero
Characters:
Herbie Herbie Popnecker; Pincus Popnecker; Mrs. Popnecker; Ticklepuss
Synopsis:
Herbie has a nightmare of the return of Ticklepuss, his stone age female double. His dad buys a house next to an excavation that opens up an old cave with a pterodactyl and a cave girl.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Wotta Story! ... Shane O'Shea And What Art! ... Ogden Whitney.

Ticklepuss first appeared in "A Caveman Named Herbie" in Herbie #6 (January 1965) and is one of the only repeat characters besides Herbie's immediate family.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Herbie
  2. 1. Plump Lump vs. Black Whack!
    Herbie
  3. 2. Ticklepuss Rides Again!
    Herbie
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Derek Reinhard
  • Per Sandell
  • Gary Perlman
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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  • Gary Perlman