(March 1947)

American Comics Group, 1943 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
Monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Creston Publications Corporation
Editing:
Richard E. Hughes
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US, latter issues standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Reader, Be My Valentine! (Table of Contents)

Superkatt / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Superkatt; Duke; Dope
Keywords:
Valentine's Day

Who's Number One in the Laugh Lineup? (Table of Contents)

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

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

Characters:
Cookie

Indexer Notes

House ad for Cookie comics. Inside front cover.

["Don't look now--but something tells me Cupid is nearby!"] (Table of Contents)

Superkatt / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dan Gordon ?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Superkatt; Junior; Humphrey Dog; Petunia; Cupid; Aggie Dog; Cordelia Cat
Keywords:
Valentine's Day

["You find fifty cents and you spent it on gauze bandages!"] (Table of Contents)

The Duke and the Dope / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ken Hultgren (signed)
Inks:
Ken Hultgren (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
The Duke; The Dope
Synopsis:
Dope the rabbit buys gauze bandages and wraps himself up in them. He is mistaken for an ancient mummy.

The Desperadoes (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Elmo Monk

["When you get all those tin cans carried out, I'll pay you, Wacky!"] (Table of Contents)

Wacky Wolf / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Hube Karp [as H.R. Karp]
Pencils:
Bob Wickersham [as Bob Wick] (credited)
Inks:
Bob Wickersham [as Bob Wick] (credited)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Wacky Wolf [also as J. Wackyton Wolfe; also as Balderdash Wingbutton]; Joe; John; Mr. Watt

["Boo!"] (Table of Contents)

Spencer Spook / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Spencer Spook
Synopsis:
Spencer Spook hires an assistant ghost to help him haunt a house, but then finds himself out of a job.

The Chase (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals

["Where is he?"] (Table of Contents)

Corky / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ken Hultgren?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Corky
Keywords:
fishing

Happy Ending (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Clipper; Red

Ground Hog Day (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals

The Magazine That's Making America Roar! (Table of Contents)

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

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

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover: house ad for Ha Ha Comics #39.

The Insult That Turned a "Chump" Into a Champ (Table of Contents)

Charles Atlas / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (photo); ?
Inks:
? (photo); ?
Colors:
? (photo); ?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Charles Atlas (photo); Joe

Indexer Notes

Back cover.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Reader, Be My Valentine!
    Superkatt
  2. 1. Who's Number One in the Laugh Lineup?
    Cookie
  3. 2. ["Don't look now--but something tells me Cupid is nearby!"]
    Superkatt
  4. 3. ["You find fifty cents and you spent it on gauze bandages!"]
    The Duke and the Dope
  5. 4. The Desperadoes
  6. 5. ["When you get all those tin cans carried out, I'll pay you, Wacky!"]
    Wacky Wolf
  7. 6. ["Boo!"]
    Spencer Spook
  8. 7. The Chase
  9. 8. ["Where is he?"]
    Corky
  10. 9. Happy Ending
  11. 10. Ground Hog Day
  12. 11. The Magazine That's Making America Roar!
    Ha Ha Comics
  13. 12. The Insult That Turned a "Chump" Into a Champ
    Charles Atlas
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