(March 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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Letters:
?

Indexer Notes

House ad for Giggle Comics no. 6. Inside front cover.

The Challenge (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Lionel Lion; Timmy Turtle
Synopsis:
Lionel and Timmy race to decide who shall be king of the jungle. Timmy wins, with the help of his 3 identical brothers.

["Don't worry, Mrs. Broadbottom!"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Pete Parrot

Durkin! Goes All Out for Victory (Table of Contents)

Durkin / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
C. W. Winter (signed)
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Durkin; Uncle Sam
Synopsis:
Durkin finds 25 cents on the street. He buys a War Stamp from Uncle Sam and gets a free soda by turning in his belt for the rubber scrap drive.

Indexer Notes

There is no dialogue in this strip.

Ferdie Fox Learns Manners (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jay Harvey Albert
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

["Where do yuh get them swell woims, Mom?"] (Table of Contents)

Boidie / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Boidie; Mom Bird; Robespierre Cat; Robespierre's owner
Synopsis:
Boidie ignores his mother's instructions to stay in the nest. He's nearly eaten by a cat, but is saved when the cat's owner (a little girl) arrives and spanks the feline. Boidie is punished by his mother in like fashion.

["The Sheriff of Nuttingham is collecting taxes for Baron Bear."] (Table of Contents)

Robin Rabbit / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bill Hudson?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Robin Rabbit; Baron Bear

Macgonigle (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Woody Gelman (signed)
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Macgonigle
Synopsis:
A thrifty Scots dog finds a coin in a gum machine. He tries to buy gum but the machine keeps the coin.

Indexer Notes

No dialogue in this story.

["What happens when a pauperized pup starts putting on the dog..."] (Table of Contents)

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

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

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

Bango Bear's Wisdom (Table of Contents)

Bango Bear / text story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Characters:
Bango Bear

Charley Chimp Goes on Vacation (Table of Contents)

Charley Chimp / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Larry Riley (signed) [as Riley]
Inks:
Larry Riley
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Charley Chimp; Buster Bear

Pooky-Pine (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Sam Weissman (signed)
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Pooky Pine the porcupine

Indexer Notes

No dialogue in this story.

["Yipee! How's that fer a beginning?"] (Table of Contents)

Scallawag Scottie / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Scallawag Scottie
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
  3. 2. The Challenge
  4. 3. ["Don't worry, Mrs. Broadbottom!"]
    Pete Parrot, Rookie Policeman
  5. 4. Durkin! Goes All Out for Victory
    Durkin
  6. 5. Ferdie Fox Learns Manners
  7. 6. ["Where do yuh get them swell woims, Mom?"]
    Boidie
  8. 7. ["The Sheriff of Nuttingham is collecting taxes for Baron Bear."]
    Robin Rabbit
  9. 8. Macgonigle
  10. 9. ["What happens when a pauperized pup starts putting on the dog..."]
    Bow-Wow Beagle, Dog Detective
  11. 10. Bango Bear's Wisdom
    Bango Bear
  12. 11. Charley Chimp Goes on Vacation
    Charley Chimp
  13. 12. Pooky-Pine
  14. 13. ["Yipee! How's that fer a beginning?"]
    Scallawag Scottie
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • David Wilt
  • James Ludwig
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  • John P. Selegue
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