(January 1944)

American Comics Group, 1943 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
60
Indicia frequency:
Monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Creston Publications Corporation
Editing:
Gerald Albert
Color:
Four Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding:
Saddle-Stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

Scanned copy on DCM and Comic Book Plus websites is 54 pages but appears to be missing parts of at least one story.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals

["Who's King of Beasts?"] (Table of Contents)

Lambie-Pie Lion / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Lambie-Pie Lion; Mrs. Lion; Llewellyn Lion

["Wow! Wait'll you see what happens when Pete Parrot tangles with America's greatest menace, the movies' terrible Boris Bearloff!"] (Table of Contents)

Pete Parrot, Rookie Policeman / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Martin W. Smith (credited)
Pencils:
Jim Tyer (signed)
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Pete Parrot; Clarence the Genie; Boris Bearloff

["What's so funny, Fenwell?"] (Table of Contents)

Fenwell Fox / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ken Hultgren [as K.H.] (signed)
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Fenwell Fox

Indexer Notes

Initials "KH" in last panel.

["When Suds the janitor learned all about the power of mind over matter and created himself at will in the image of his ideal--Bow-Wow Beagle, Dog Detective--that's when crime went to the dogs!"] (Table of Contents)

Bow-Wow Beagle, Dog Detective / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Gordon Sheehan (credited)
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Suds; Bow-Wow Beagle

["Oh what a thrill, to call on Tiger Lil!"] (Table of Contents)

Young Hippo / comic story / ? pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bill Hudson (signed)
Inks:
Teddie Hudson?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals

Indexer Notes

First page signed "Bill/Teddie Hudson."

Whitey Weasel's Hat Trouble (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Carl Wessler?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Whitey Weasel; King

["Hmmm..."] (Table of Contents)

Killer Gorilla / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Harry Schwalb (signed)
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Killer Gorilla

Billy Bull Comes Through (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

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

["Now where did I put that motor?"] (Table of Contents)

Hard Working Ken / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Kenneth Kangaroo; Herr Schmaltz; Detective Droopy Archer

The Hiccups of Herbie Hare (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

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

["I guess I better get ready for the shopping rush!"] (Table of Contents)

Storekeeper Stan / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Rube Grossman (signed)
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. ["Who's King of Beasts?"]
    Lambie-Pie Lion
  3. 2. ["Wow! Wait'll you see what happens when Pete Parrot tangles with America's greatest menace, the movies' terrible Boris Bearloff!"]
    Pete Parrot, Rookie Policeman
  4. 3. ["What's so funny, Fenwell?"]
    Fenwell Fox
  5. 4. ["When Suds the janitor learned all about the power of mind over matter and created himself at will in the image of his ideal--Bow-Wow Beagle, Dog Detective--that's when crime went to the dogs!"]
    Bow-Wow Beagle, Dog Detective
  6. 5. ["Oh what a thrill, to call on Tiger Lil!"]
    Young Hippo
  7. 6. Whitey Weasel's Hat Trouble
  8. 7. ["Hmmm..."]
    Killer Gorilla
  9. 8. Billy Bull Comes Through
  10. 9. ["Now where did I put that motor?"]
    Hard Working Ken
  11. 10. The Hiccups of Herbie Hare
  12. 11. ["I guess I better get ready for the shopping rush!"]
    Storekeeper Stan
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