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(July-August 1949)

American Comics Group, 1943 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Creston Publications Corp.
Brand:
American Comics Group ACG
Editing:
Richard Hughes [as 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

["Wot's the matter with them--don't they like peanuts?"] (Table of Contents)

Superkatt / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Superkatt; Humphrey

["I hope youse is right, Superkatt, about dis just bein' a nightmare!"] (Table of Contents)

Superkatt / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Superkatt; Humphrey; Petunia
Synopsis:
Superkatt and Humphrey concoct a "witches brew" that makes things grow, with disastrous results.

From Big-Time to Small-Fry (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

["Hey, ya crazy baboon!"] (Table of Contents)

Bungle of the Jungle / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals; jungle
Characters:
Bungle; Bozzin

Fire Department Dog (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

["Eek! Yipe!"] (Table of Contents)

Spencer Spook / comic story / pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Spencer Spook; George; Bessie; Sir Aubrey
Synopsis:
George and Bessie complain about Spencer's "rude" haunting, so the head spook sends polite ghost Sir Aubrey to set a good example for the other ghosts.

["Dawgone these early birds"] (Table of Contents)

Luke the Worm / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jack Bradbury (signed)
Inks:
Jack Bradbury (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Luke the Worm

["The long-eared Thanatopsis Rectormortis is not extinct!"] (Table of Contents)

The Duke and the Dope / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Duke; Dope; Professor
Synopsis:
The Duke and the Dope go on a scientific expedition to Australia in search of a large rabbit-like species thought to be extinct.

Terror of the Main (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
humor

["Ooops! Gosh, I almost stepped on you, Binky."] (Table of Contents)

Binky / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Binky; Ted; Mom
Synopsis:
Binky the dog is tired of being small, but after a dream in which he grows to a very large size, he realises he doesn't want to be big any more.

["It's been two hours ye been pacin' before this shop, Angus."] (Table of Contents)

Angus McSnoot / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Angus McSnoot; hat salesman
Synopsis:
Thrifty Scots pig Angus McSnoot tries to purchase a new hat as cheaply as possible.
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["Wot's the matter with them--don't they like peanuts?"]
    Superkatt
  2. 1. ["I hope youse is right, Superkatt, about dis just bein' a nightmare!"]
    Superkatt
  3. 2. From Big-Time to Small-Fry
  4. 3. ["Hey, ya crazy baboon!"]
    Bungle of the Jungle
  5. 4. Fire Department Dog
  6. 5. ["Eek! Yipe!"]
    Spencer Spook
  7. 6. ["Dawgone these early birds"]
    Luke the Worm
  8. 7. ["The long-eared Thanatopsis Rectormortis is not extinct!"]
    The Duke and the Dope
  9. 8. Terror of the Main
  10. 9. ["Ooops! Gosh, I almost stepped on you, Binky."]
    Binky
  11. 10. ["It's been two hours ye been pacin' before this shop, Angus."]
    Angus McSnoot
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Ramon Schenk
  • David Wilt
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Craig Delich
  • Jim Walls
  • Matthew Torrance