(November 1936)

Dell, 1936 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Editing:
?
Color:
Full Color & Some Black & White
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding:
Saddle-Stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

Indexed from a scan from http://digitalcomicmuseum.com/.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Mutt & Jeff / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?; typeset

Genre:
humor

["Listen Worry Wart!"] (Table of Contents)

The Worry Wart / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script:
J. R. Williams
Pencils:
J. R. Williams
Inks:
J. R. Williams
Colors:
? (red tones)
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; children

Indexer Notes

Actually four single-panel cartoons title "The Scalp Look," "The Running Mate," "The Height of Laziness," and "The Double Life."

On the inside front cover.

["Dey t'ree men outside goin' beat you up."] (Table of Contents)

Captain Easy, Soldier of Fortune / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Roy Crane
Pencils:
Roy Crane
Inks:
Roy Crane
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure

["What cha got, Mutt, a cat in the bag?"] (Table of Contents)

Mutt and Jeff / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

Script:
Bud Fisher
Pencils:
Bud Fisher
Inks:
Bud Fisher
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

["You can't go out, Desdemona..."] (Table of Contents)

Cicero's Cat / comic story / 0.33 page (report information)

Script:
Bud Fisher
Pencils:
Bud Fisher
Inks:
Bud Fisher
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; children

["Wait up, professor..."] (Table of Contents)

Boots / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Edgar Martin
Pencils:
Edgar Martin
Inks:
Edgar Martin
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

Bluffers! (Table of Contents)

This Curious World / filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
William Ferguson
Pencils:
William Ferguson
Inks:
William Ferguson
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction; nature

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Everybody's Playmate / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

["How wouldja play this shot boy?"] (Table of Contents)

Reg'lar Fellers / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

Script:
Gene Byrnes
Pencils:
Gene Byrnes
Inks:
Gene Byrnes
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; children

["The reason I'm so musical..."] (Table of Contents)

Daisybelle / comic story / 0.33 page (report information)

Script:
Gene Byrnes
Pencils:
Gene Byrnes
Inks:
Gene Byrnes
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; children

["They have Dan Dunn's little girl..."] (Table of Contents)

Dan Dunn, Secret Operative 48 / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Norman Marsh
Pencils:
Norman Marsh
Inks:
Norman Marsh
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure

["What in blazes do ya want with a ketchup bottle?"] (Table of Contents)

Bronc Peeler and Coyote Pete / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; western-frontier

["History books tell us about wild Injuns..."] (Table of Contents)

On the Range / illustration / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction; western-frontier

["Boyoboy! If ol' Foozy could see me now."] (Table of Contents)

Alley Oop / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
V. T. Hamlin
Pencils:
V. T. Hamlin
Inks:
V. T. Hamlin
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure; historical

Indexer Notes

Each page has a "Dinny's Family Album" panel in the upper right corner.

["What a night"] (Table of Contents)

Boots / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Edgar Martin
Pencils:
Edgar Martin
Inks:
Edgar Martin
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

["With the donning of the red cross uniform..."] (Table of Contents)

Myra North, Special Nurse / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Ray Thompson
Pencils:
Charles Coll
Inks:
Charles Coll
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
drama

["Hun'erd dollars wortha chalklit ice-cream sodas, please"] (Table of Contents)

Reg'lar Fellers / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

Script:
Gene Byrnes
Pencils:
Gene Byrnes
Inks:
Gene Byrnes
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; children

["I think the talkies are so much nicer..."] (Table of Contents)

Daisybelle / comic story / 0.33 page (report information)

Script:
Gene Byrnes
Pencils:
Gene Byrnes
Inks:
Gene Byrnes
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; children

["When Aunt Hazel complains about the house..."] (Table of Contents)

The Nut Bros. / cartoon / 0.16 page (report information)

Script:
Gene Aherne
Pencils:
Gene Aherne
Inks:
Gene Aherne
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

["A funny place to put traffic lights..."] (Table of Contents)

Mr. Blotto / cartoon / 0.04 page (report information)

Script:
Gene Aherne
Pencils:
Gene Aherne
Inks:
Gene Aherne
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

["Um - that process server is waiting for me..."] (Table of Contents)

Our Boarding House with Major Hoople / comic story / 0.8 page (report information)

Script:
Gene Aherne
Pencils:
Gene Aherne
Inks:
Gene Aherne
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

["Gee, Mr. Guzzenberry doesn't have much business..."] (Table of Contents)

Otto Honk / comic story / 0.2 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bela Zaboly
Inks:
Bela Zaboly
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

["They're right there by th' winder..."] (Table of Contents)

Out Our Way / comic story / 0.8 page (report information)

Script:
J. R. Williams
Pencils:
J. R. Williams
Inks:
J. R. Williams
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

["The old prospector watched the bunch load nuggets..."] (Table of Contents)

The Tiny Mites / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Hal Cochran
Pencils:
George Scarbo
Inks:
George Scarbo
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals; children

Indexer Notes

Illustrations in black & white with instruction to "Read the story, then color the pictures." Second page appears between the second Stranger Than Fiction page and the Annibelle half-page.

["The North Pole is moving south!"] (Table of Contents)

Stranger Than Fiction / filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Richard W. Thomas
Pencils:
Walter Galli
Inks:
Walter Galli
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction

["Taggart discovered the secret hangar..."] (Table of Contents)

Tailspin Tommy / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Hal Forrest
Pencils:
Hal Forrest
Inks:
Hal Forrest
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure; aviation

Indexer Notes

Each page has a Tailspin Tommy Flying Club strip on the bottom with instructional data on flying planes.

["Faster! The speedometer oney says two hunnerd an' ninety-six!"] (Table of Contents)

Reg'lar Fellers / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

Script:
Gene Byrnes
Pencils:
Gene Byrnes
Inks:
Gene Byrnes
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; children

["I belong to the upper class!"] (Table of Contents)

Daisybelle / comic story / 0.33 page (report information)

Script:
Gene Byrnes
Pencils:
Gene Byrnes
Inks:
Gene Byrnes
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; children

["Prithee, sir, what manner of foolery be this?"] (Table of Contents)

The Nut Bros. / cartoon / 0.16 page (report information)

Script:
Gene Aherne
Pencils:
Gene Aherne
Inks:
Gene Aherne
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

["Fourth floor, please!"] (Table of Contents)

Mr. Blotto / cartoon / 0.04 page (report information)

Script:
Gene Aherne
Pencils:
Gene Aherne
Inks:
Gene Aherne
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

["Get out and clean the snow off our walk!"] (Table of Contents)

Our Boarding House with Major Hoople / comic story / 0.8 page (report information)

Script:
Gene Aherne
Pencils:
Gene Aherne
Inks:
Gene Aherne
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

["Is the enemy closing in on us?"] (Table of Contents)

Mutt & Jeff / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

Script:
Bud Fisher
Pencils:
Bud Fisher
Inks:
Bud Fisher
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

[Piano-Walk] (Table of Contents)

Cicero's Cat / comic story / 0.33 page (report information)

Script:
Bud Fisher
Pencils:
Bud Fisher
Inks:
Bud Fisher
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

["Am I late?"] (Table of Contents)

Flapper Fanny / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Gladys Parker
Pencils:
Gladys Parker
Inks:
Gladys Parker
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

Something New in Wood! (Table of Contents)

Salesman Sam / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
C. D. Small
Pencils:
C. D. Small
Inks:
C. D. Small
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

["How did you get in here?"] (Table of Contents)

Freckles and His Friends / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Merrill Blosser
Pencils:
Merrill Blosser
Inks:
Merrill Blosser
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure

["Here, I want you to met, Iggy..."] (Table of Contents)

The Adventures of 'Sparagus and Chubby / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

["Hey! Wait up"] (Table of Contents)

Boots / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Edgar Martin
Pencils:
Edgar Martin
Inks:
Edgar Martin
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

["Louis Fishbein of San Francisco has 11 toes..."] (Table of Contents)

Stranger Than Fiction / filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Richard W. Thomas
Pencils:
Walter Galli
Inks:
Walter Galli
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction

["Well, I guess we've been in here long enough..."] (Table of Contents)

Annibelle / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Dorothy Urfer
Pencils:
Dorothy Urfer
Inks:
Dorothy Urfer
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

Even So, It's Hard to Take! (Table of Contents)

Salesman Sam / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
C. D. Small
Pencils:
C. D. Small
Inks:
C. D. Small
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

Scribbly Gets a Fan (Table of Contents)

Scribbly / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Sheldon Mayer
Pencils:
Sheldon Mayer
Inks:
Sheldon Mayer
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen

Scribbly Gets an Inspiration! (Table of Contents)

Scribbly / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Sheldon Mayer
Pencils:
Sheldon Mayer
Inks:
Sheldon Mayer
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
teen

Beginning "Goldfish Are Dangerous" an Exciting Story of Scientific Detection (Table of Contents)

From the Notes of Maj. Cosmo Strange, D.S.O. / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
George Baker
Pencils:
? (illustrations)
Inks:
? (illustrations)
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
detective-mystery

["I got my foot down t' the floor board, Ben!"] (Table of Contents)

Ben Webster's Page / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Edwin Alger
Pencils:
Edwin Alger
Inks:
Edwin Alger
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
drama

["Gee, Ferdy - you're a swell lion"] (Table of Contents)

Boots / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Edgar Martin
Pencils:
Edgar Martin
Inks:
Edgar Martin
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

["Maybe you know something about this, Bozano..."] (Table of Contents)

Tad of the Tanbark / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

Script:
Bob Moore
Pencils:
Carl Pfeufer
Inks:
Carl Pfeufer
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure

Indexer Notes

Split over three pages.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Scissor Sketches / activity / 0.33 page (report information)

Script:
Bob Moore
Pencils:
Carl Pfeufer
Inks:
Carl Pfeufer
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Indexer Notes

Circus animals to cut out and make into small standees. Feature shares top third of three pages with Tad of the Tanbark.

["Azel, the high priest, angered by the Princess Wanda's interest..."] (Table of Contents)

Don Dixon and the Hidden Empire / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Moore
Pencils:
Carl Pfeufer
Inks:
Carl Pfeufer
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure

Indexer Notes

Spread over three pages.

["Get up, Nellie!"] (Table of Contents)

Herky / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Clyde Lewis
Pencils:
Clyde Lewis
Inks:
Clyde Lewis
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

["Say boss, here Ah's been travelin' all night..."] (Table of Contents)

Happy Mulligan / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

["Come on, Albert, walk down to the butcher shop with me..."] (Table of Contents)

Herky / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Clyde Lewis
Pencils:
Clyde Lewis
Inks:
Clyde Lewis
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Home Magic / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

This Curious World / filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
William Ferguson
Pencils:
William Ferguson
Inks:
William Ferguson
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction; nature

Indexer Notes

The English Sparrow and the Giant Tortoise.

["It ain't cold, it's hot!"] (Table of Contents)

Mutt & Jeff / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

Script:
Bud Fisher
Pencils:
Bud Fisher
Inks:
Bud Fisher
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

[How to Help the Needy] (Table of Contents)

Cicero's Cat / comic story / 0.33 page (report information)

Script:
Bud Fisher
Pencils:
Bud Fisher
Inks:
Bud Fisher
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

["I'm proud of ya Pappy..."] (Table of Contents)

Bronc Peeler and Coyote Pete / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

["Most states require car owners..."] (Table of Contents)

On the Range / illustration / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier

["You're silly to take skating lessons..."] (Table of Contents)

Annibelle / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Dorothy Urfer
Pencils:
Dorothy Urfer
Inks:
Dorothy Urfer
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

Sam Has a Great Pull (Table of Contents)

Salesman Sam / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
C. D. Small
Pencils:
C. D. Small
Inks:
C. D. Small
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Stories in Stamps / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
I. S. Klein
Pencils:
? (illustrations)
Inks:
? (illustrations)
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction
Characters:
The stories behind three stamps: "Latest Royal Exile," "The Ugly Duckling," and "Treasure Island."

["Ha-ha! I'll bet he's stuck on her..."] (Table of Contents)

Out Our Way / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

Script:
J. R. Williams
Pencils:
J. R. Williams
Inks:
J. R. Williams
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

[Word Puzzle] (Table of Contents)

activity / 0.15 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Shares bottom tier of page with two small ads.

["Egad, since electric heating pads are successful..."] (Table of Contents)

Our Boarding House with Major Hoople / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

Script:
Gene Aherne
Pencils:
Gene Aherne
Inks:
Gene Aherne
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

On the back cover. Shares the page with an ad for Popular Comics.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Mutt & Jeff
  2. 1. ["Listen Worry Wart!"]
    The Worry Wart
  3. 2. ["Dey t'ree men outside goin' beat you up."]
    Captain Easy, Soldier of Fortune
  4. 3. ["What cha got, Mutt, a cat in the bag?"]
    Mutt and Jeff
  5. 4. ["You can't go out, Desdemona..."]
    Cicero's Cat
  6. 5. ["Wait up, professor..."]
    Boots
  7. 6. Bluffers!
    This Curious World
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Everybody's Playmate
  9. 8. ["How wouldja play this shot boy?"]
    Reg'lar Fellers
  10. 9. ["The reason I'm so musical..."]
    Daisybelle
  11. 10. ["They have Dan Dunn's little girl..."]
    Dan Dunn, Secret Operative 48
  12. 11. ["What in blazes do ya want with a ketchup bottle?"]
    Bronc Peeler and Coyote Pete
  13. 12. ["History books tell us about wild Injuns..."]
    On the Range
  14. 13. ["Boyoboy! If ol' Foozy could see me now."]
    Alley Oop
  15. 14. ["What a night"]
    Boots
  16. 15. ["With the donning of the red cross uniform..."]
    Myra North, Special Nurse
  17. 16. ["Hun'erd dollars wortha chalklit ice-cream sodas, please"]
    Reg'lar Fellers
  18. 17. ["I think the talkies are so much nicer..."]
    Daisybelle
  19. 18. ["When Aunt Hazel complains about the house..."]
    The Nut Bros.
  20. 19. ["A funny place to put traffic lights..."]
    Mr. Blotto
  21. 20. ["Um - that process server is waiting for me..."]
    Our Boarding House with Major Hoople
  22. 21. ["Gee, Mr. Guzzenberry doesn't have much business..."]
    Otto Honk
  23. 22. ["They're right there by th' winder..."]
    Out Our Way
  24. 23. ["The old prospector watched the bunch load nuggets..."]
    The Tiny Mites
  25. 24. ["The North Pole is moving south!"]
    Stranger Than Fiction
  26. 25. ["Taggart discovered the secret hangar..."]
    Tailspin Tommy
  27. 26. ["Faster! The speedometer oney says two hunnerd an' ninety-six!"]
    Reg'lar Fellers
  28. 27. ["I belong to the upper class!"]
    Daisybelle
  29. 28. ["Prithee, sir, what manner of foolery be this?"]
    The Nut Bros.
  30. 29. ["Fourth floor, please!"]
    Mr. Blotto
  31. 30. ["Get out and clean the snow off our walk!"]
    Our Boarding House with Major Hoople
  32. 31. ["Is the enemy closing in on us?"]
    Mutt & Jeff
  33. 32. [Piano-Walk]
    Cicero's Cat
  34. 33. ["Am I late?"]
    Flapper Fanny
  35. 34. Something New in Wood!
    Salesman Sam
  36. 35. ["How did you get in here?"]
    Freckles and His Friends
  37. 36. ["Here, I want you to met, Iggy..."]
    The Adventures of 'Sparagus and Chubby
  38. 37. ["Hey! Wait up"]
    Boots
  39. 38. ["Louis Fishbein of San Francisco has 11 toes..."]
    Stranger Than Fiction
  40. 39. ["Well, I guess we've been in here long enough..."]
    Annibelle
  41. 40. Even So, It's Hard to Take!
    Salesman Sam
  42. 41. Scribbly Gets a Fan
    Scribbly
  43. 42. Scribbly Gets an Inspiration!
    Scribbly
  44. 43. Beginning "Goldfish Are Dangerous" an Exciting Story of Scientific Detection
    From the Notes of Maj. Cosmo Strange, D.S.O.
  45. 44. ["I got my foot down t' the floor board, Ben!"]
    Ben Webster's Page
  46. 45. ["Gee, Ferdy - you're a swell lion"]
    Boots
  47. 46. ["Maybe you know something about this, Bozano..."]
    Tad of the Tanbark
  48. 47. [no title indexed]
    Scissor Sketches
  49. 48. ["Azel, the high priest, angered by the Princess Wanda's interest..."]
    Don Dixon and the Hidden Empire
  50. 49. ["Get up, Nellie!"]
    Herky
  51. 50. ["Say boss, here Ah's been travelin' all night..."]
    Happy Mulligan
  52. 51. ["Come on, Albert, walk down to the butcher shop with me..."]
    Herky
  53. 52. [no title indexed]
    Home Magic
  54. 53. [no title indexed]
    This Curious World
  55. 54. ["It ain't cold, it's hot!"]
    Mutt & Jeff
  56. 55. [How to Help the Needy]
    Cicero's Cat
  57. 56. ["I'm proud of ya Pappy..."]
    Bronc Peeler and Coyote Pete
  58. 57. ["Most states require car owners..."]
    On the Range
  59. 58. ["You're silly to take skating lessons..."]
    Annibelle
  60. 59. Sam Has a Great Pull
    Salesman Sam
  61. 60. [no title indexed]
    Stories in Stamps
  62. 61. ["Ha-ha! I'll bet he's stuck on her..."]
    Out Our Way
  63. 62. [Word Puzzle]
  64. 63. ["Egad, since electric heating pads are successful..."]
    Our Boarding House with Major Hoople
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