(March 1938)

United Features, 1936 Series
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Volume:
2
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
United Feature Syndicate, Inc.
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy Cover: Newsprint Interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

["Roses are red my nose iss too"] (Table of Contents)

The Captain and the Kids / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Hans Katzenjammer; Fritz Katzenjammer; the Captain; Mama Katzenjammer

["A swell idea Uncle Pete"] (Table of Contents)

Danny Dingle / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Bernard Dibble
Pencils:
Bernard Dibble
Inks:
Bernard Dibble
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

inside front cover

["'lo Kiddo - how's tricks?"] (Table of Contents)

The Captain and the Kids / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Rudolph Dirks
Pencils:
Rudolph Dirks
Inks:
Rudolph Dirks
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

The Captain and the Kids occupies the top two-thirds of three pages, with Hawkshaw the Detective occupying the bottom third of each page.

The Amazing Case of the Bolonian Ace (Table of Contents)

Hawkshaw the Detective / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Gus Mager [as Watso]
Pencils:
Gus Mager [as Watso]
Inks:
Gus Mager [as Watso]
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

Hawkshaw the Detective occupies the bottom third of three pages of The Captain and the Kids.

["Boo hoo look!"] (Table of Contents)

The Captain and the Kids / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Rudolph Dirks
Pencils:
Rudolph Dirks
Inks:
Rudolph Dirks
Colors:
??
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

The Singular Circumstance of the Purloined Broiler (Table of Contents)

Hawkshaw the Detective / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Gus Mager [as Watso]
Pencils:
Gus Mager [as Watso]
Inks:
Gus Mager [as Watso]
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

["But what are you going to do?"] (Table of Contents)

Jim Hardy / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dick Moores
Inks:
Dick Moores
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure

["Can you take me back to my mummy?"] (Table of Contents)

Li'l Abner / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Al Capp
Pencils:
Al Capp
Inks:
Al Capp
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

One panel at the top of each of the five pages is reserved for another feature (Advice fo' Chillun, Advice fo' Chillun, Advice fo' Mothers-in-law, Advice fo' Gals, Advice fo' Boys).

["Ever' time I come by..."] (Table of Contents)

Home Towners / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Ed Dodd
Pencils:
Ed Dodd
Inks:
Ed Dodd
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

The Mad Moon Mine (Table of Contents)

text story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Lieutenant Fred A. Methot
Pencils:
Hoyle? (signed)
Inks:
Hoyle? (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
horror-suspense; western-frontier
Characters:
The Claw

Indexer Notes

Chapter 3

Pedal Pushers (Table of Contents)

filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Alan Maver (signed)
Inks:
Alan Maver (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction
Characters:
Gustav Kilian; Heinz Vopel; Torchy Peden; Gerard Debaets

["Here boy! Give me a paper!"] (Table of Contents)

Franke Doodle / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ben Batsford
Inks:
Ben Batsford
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
drama

["You're making a rabbit box?"] (Table of Contents)

Little Mary Mixup / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
R. M. Brinkerhoff (signed)
Inks:
R. M. Brinkerhoff (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
children

Indexer Notes

Each of the 5 pages includes one panel devoted to the feature, "Most Often Heard Don'ts".

["Blackie, I wish you hadn't traded your rifle..."] (Table of Contents)

Ella Cinders / comic story / 3.33 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Conselman; Charlie Plumb
Pencils:
Bill Conselman; Charlie Plumb
Inks:
Bill Conselman; Charlie Plumb
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure; humor

Indexer Notes

Ella Cinders occupies the top two-thirds of five pages, with Chris Crusty occupying the bottom third.

["I've got to go now..."] (Table of Contents)

Chris Crusty / comic story / 1.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Conselman; Charlie Plumb
Pencils:
Bill Conselman; Charlie Plumb
Inks:
Bill Conselman; Charlie Plumb
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Indexer Notes

Chris Crusty occupies the bottom third of five pages, with Ella Cinders occupying the top two-thirds.

["A runaway mickey!"] (Table of Contents)

Bucky and His Pals / comic story / 0.33 page (report information)

Script:
Robert Dickey
Pencils:
Robert Dickey
Inks:
Robert Dickey
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

["Look what's coming, Oscar!"] (Table of Contents)

Mr. and Mrs. Beans / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

Script:
Robert Mickey
Pencils:
Robert Mickey
Inks:
Robert Mickey
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals

["Sam and Mary took little Tommy with them..."] (Table of Contents)

Tip-top Ticklers / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

["As Bill starts back to Fort McKenzie..."] (Table of Contents)

Broncho Bill / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Harry O'Neill
Pencils:
Harry O'Neill
Inks:
Harry O'Neill
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier

Indexer Notes

Broncho Bill occupies the top half of four pages, with Bumps on the bottom half.

["Pop I fired that bearded lady..."] (Table of Contents)

Bumps / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Harry O'Neill
Pencils:
Harry O'Neill
Inks:
Harry O'Neill
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Indexer Notes

Bumps occupies the bottom half of four pages, with Broncho Bill on the top half.

The Fatal Dagger (Table of Contents)

Peter Pat / comic story / 1.33 pages (report information)

Script:
Mo' Leff
Pencils:
Mo' Leff
Inks:
Mo' Leff
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure

Indexer Notes

Peter Pat occupies the top two-thirds of 2 pages, with Percy Penguin on the bottom third.

["I'm gonna play a prank on Uncle!"] (Table of Contents)

Percy Penguin / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

Script:
Mo' Leff
Pencils:
Mo' Leff
Inks:
Mo' Leff
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals

Indexer Notes

Percy Penguin occupies the bottom third of two pages, with Peter Pat occupying the top two-thirds.

["Pat trailed the guard who said..."] (Table of Contents)

Peter Pat / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Mo' Leff
Pencils:
Mo' Leff
Inks:
Mo' Leff
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure

["Benny, I'll give you fifty cents..."] (Table of Contents)

Benny / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

Script:
J. Carver Pusey
Pencils:
J. Carver Pusey
Inks:
J. Carver Pusey
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

["Son, we'll have to get some of that firewood..."] (Table of Contents)

Opportunity Knox / comic story / 0.33 page (report information)

Script:
J. Carver Pusey
Pencils:
J. Carver Pusey
Inks:
J. Carver Pusey
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

The Evil Eye (Table of Contents)

How It Began / text article / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Paul Berdanier
Pencils:
Paul Berdanier
Inks:
Paul Berdanier
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
history
Characters:
Svengali

Indexer Notes

How It Began shares a pages with If You Want to Know.

The Port of Missing Ships (Table of Contents)

If You Want to Know / text article / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Paul Berdanier
Pencils:
Paul Berdanier
Inks:
Paul Berdanier
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
history

Indexer Notes

If You Want to Know shares a page with How It Began.

St.. Elmo's Fire (Table of Contents)

How It Began / text article / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Paul Berdanier
Pencils:
Paul Berdanier
Inks:
Paul Berdanier
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
history
Characters:
Zeus; Castor; Pollux; Varenius

Burning in Effigy (Table of Contents)

If You Want to Know / text article / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Paul Berdanier
Pencils:
Paul Berdanier
Inks:
Paul Berdanier
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
history

["Oh yeah - our costumes..."] (Table of Contents)

Looy Dot Dope / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Johnny Devlin
Pencils:
Johnny Devlin
Inks:
Johnny Devlin
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

Looy Dot Dope occupies the top two-thirds of three pages, with Colonel Wowser occupying the bottom third.

["Bah! Wowser you are a bounder!"] (Table of Contents)

Colonel Wowser / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Johnny Devlin
Pencils:
Johnny Devlin
Inks:
Johnny Devlin
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

Colonel Wowser occupies the bottom third of three pages, with Looy Dot Dope occupying the top two-thirds.

["You're just one hour late for lunch"] (Table of Contents)

Joe Jinks / comic story / 1.33 pages (report information)

Script:
Vic Forsythe
Pencils:
Vic Forsythe
Inks:
Vic Forsythe
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

Joe Jinks occupies the top two-thirds of two pages, with Fussy Foursome occupying the bottom third.

["Pst!"] (Table of Contents)

Fussy Foursome / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

Script:
Vic Forsythe
Pencils:
Vic Forsythe
Inks:
Vic Forsythe
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

Fussy Foursome occupies the bottom third of two pages, with Joe Jinks occupying the top two-thirds.

["Are you going to the charity bazaar..."] (Table of Contents)

Fritzi Ritz / comic story / 1.5 pages (report information)

Script:
Ernie Bushmiller
Pencils:
Ernie Bushmiller
Inks:
Ernie Bushmiller
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

Fritzi Ritz splits three pages with Phil Fumble.

["Oompa oompa"] (Table of Contents)

Phil Fumble / comic story / 1.5 pages (report information)

Script:
Ernie Bushmiller
Pencils:
Ernie Bushmiller
Inks:
Ernie Bushmiller
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

Phil Fumble splits three pages with Fritzi Ritz.

Crash of Exile (Table of Contents)

Tarzan / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
jungle
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["Roses are red my nose iss too"]
    The Captain and the Kids
  2. 1. ["A swell idea Uncle Pete"]
    Danny Dingle
  3. 2. ["'lo Kiddo - how's tricks?"]
    The Captain and the Kids
  4. 3. The Amazing Case of the Bolonian Ace
    Hawkshaw the Detective
  5. 4. ["Boo hoo look!"]
    The Captain and the Kids
  6. 5. The Singular Circumstance of the Purloined Broiler
    Hawkshaw the Detective
  7. 6. ["But what are you going to do?"]
    Jim Hardy
  8. 7. ["Can you take me back to my mummy?"]
    Li'l Abner
  9. 8. ["Ever' time I come by..."]
    Home Towners
  10. 9. The Mad Moon Mine
  11. 10. Pedal Pushers
  12. 11. ["Here boy! Give me a paper!"]
    Franke Doodle
  13. 12. ["You're making a rabbit box?"]
    Little Mary Mixup
  14. 13. ["Blackie, I wish you hadn't traded your rifle..."]
    Ella Cinders
  15. 14. ["I've got to go now..."]
    Chris Crusty
  16. 15. ["A runaway mickey!"]
    Bucky and His Pals
  17. 16. ["Look what's coming, Oscar!"]
    Mr. and Mrs. Beans
  18. 17. ["Sam and Mary took little Tommy with them..."]
    Tip-top Ticklers
  19. 18. ["As Bill starts back to Fort McKenzie..."]
    Broncho Bill
  20. 19. ["Pop I fired that bearded lady..."]
    Bumps
  21. 20. The Fatal Dagger
    Peter Pat
  22. 21. ["I'm gonna play a prank on Uncle!"]
    Percy Penguin
  23. 22. ["Pat trailed the guard who said..."]
    Peter Pat
  24. 23. ["Benny, I'll give you fifty cents..."]
    Benny
  25. 24. ["Son, we'll have to get some of that firewood..."]
    Opportunity Knox
  26. 25. The Evil Eye
    How It Began
  27. 26. The Port of Missing Ships
    If You Want to Know
  28. 27. St.. Elmo's Fire
    How It Began
  29. 28. Burning in Effigy
    If You Want to Know
  30. 29. ["Oh yeah - our costumes..."]
    Looy Dot Dope
  31. 30. ["Bah! Wowser you are a bounder!"]
    Colonel Wowser
  32. 31. ["You're just one hour late for lunch"]
    Joe Jinks
  33. 32. ["Pst!"]
    Fussy Foursome
  34. 33. ["Are you going to the charity bazaar..."]
    Fritzi Ritz
  35. 34. ["Oompa oompa"]
    Phil Fumble
  36. 35. Crash of Exile
    Tarzan
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