(February 1966)

American Comics Group, 1964 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
American Comics Group ACG
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:
Kurt Schaffenberger
Inks:
Kurt Schaffenberger
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; satire-parody; superhero
Characters:
Herbie Popnecker
Synopsis:
Herbie (in tortoise shell) being spit out by dinosaur.

Call Me Schlemiehl! (Table of Contents)

Herbie / comic story / 17 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; Hubert Humphrey; Pincus Popnecker; Mrs. Popnecker
Synopsis:
Herbie meets Pud Bimbo, Dad's old roommate at Peepwhistle Prep, who reveals that Herbie's father was once a little fat nothing like Herbie. Dad challenges Pud, and the two compete at athletics (Dad, with Herbie's help).

Indexer Notes

Schlemiel is German for "fool". Schlemiel or shlemiel is Yiddish for a dolt who is a habitual bungler, an inept, clumsy person.

Herbie Goes Nap-Happy! (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 Popnecker; Professor Flipdome; Pincus Popnecker; Mrs. Popnecker; Josephine, Napoleon Bonaparte
Synopsis:
Herbie, a mortal, is not supposed to be getting magical lollipops from the Unknown. To get rid of him, Herbie is slipped a time lollipop that does not require a grandfather clock, but unknown to him, is a one-way time lollipop. When Herbie goes back in time to Napoleon, it takes some ingenuity and patience to get back.
Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Herbie
  2. 1. Call Me Schlemiehl!
    Herbie
  3. 2. Herbie Goes Nap-Happy!
    Herbie
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