(January 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:
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)

Izzy and Dizzy / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Izzy; Dizzy; Uncle Looie

["Step up closer, folks!"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Characters:
Superkatt; Humphrey

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover is house ad for Giggle Comics, introducing Superkatt.

["Landogoshen, Looie!"] (Table of Contents)

Izzy and Dizzy / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Izzy; Dizzy; Uncle Looie; Aunt Martha
Synopsis:
Aunt Martha is the only one who can get lazy Uncle Looie to do any work around the house. Izzy and Dizzy impersonate her, which causes trouble when the real Aunt Martha shows up.

["I myself, as mayor of thees pueblo, offer the 500 casabas reward!"] (Table of Contents)

Niño / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
Gil Turner
Pencils:
Gil Turner
Inks:
Gil Turner
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Niño; El Domino; Mayor; Chavez Ravine; Niño's mother; Mayor's daughter
Synopsis:
The mayor of a small Latin American town offers increasingly large rewards for the capture of bandit Chavez Ravine. Small boy Niño tries to earn the reward, and is assisted by legendary hero El Domino.

The Christmas Tree (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Text story with one small illustration.

["Moider da bum!"] (Table of Contents)

Robespierre / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Robespierre
Synopsis:
Robespierre the cat accidentally breaks his owner's doll so is dressed up in baby clothes to substitute. This results in him being mistaken for the similarly-clad Superkatt by the tough denizens of Hogan's Alley.

["Hello there Daniel!"] (Table of Contents)

Daniel Spaniel / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bob Wickersham [as Bob Wick] (signed)
Inks:
Bob Wickersham [as Bob Wick]
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Daniel Spaniel; Ducky
Synopsis:
A duck decides not fly south for the winter, and Daniel Spaniel has to care for him.

["It's startin' to blow!"] (Table of Contents)

Squirrely / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Hube Karp [as H.R. Karp]
Pencils:
Lynn Karp (signed)
Inks:
Lynn Karp
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Squirrely; bear
Synopsis:
A bear can't find a place to hibernate for the winter, so Squirrely lends a hand.

["Six dollars for our light bill!"] (Table of Contents)

Homer / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Hube Karp
Pencils:
Hawley Pratt [as Hawley]
Inks:
Hawley Pratt
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Homer
Synopsis:
Homer the Chimp protests his excessive electricity bill.

The Giant Snowball (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Text story with one small illustration.

["Inactivity! Inactivity!"] (Table of Contents)

Judge Pupple Presiding / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Judge Pupple; Clancy
Synopsis:
Clancy the cop brings bored Judge Pupple (a pig) a hardened criminal, only to reveal after the "trial" that the crook is a dummy that the cop was using to practice ventriloquism.

Cat Nap (Table of Contents)

comic story / 0.66 page (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Synopsis:
A cat dreams a dog is chasing him, so he boards up the door to the (real) dog's doghouse and is able to sleep soundly.

Indexer Notes

The bottom 1/3 of the page is an ad for "Movie Star Pictures!"
No dialogue in this comic.

Wondro (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Text story with one small illustration.

["Look, Punch!"] (Table of Contents)

Punch / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; children
Characters:
Punch; father
Synopsis:
Little boy Punch doesn't want to go to bed early, despite his father's urging.
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Izzy and Dizzy
  2. 1. ["Step up closer, folks!"]
  3. 2. ["Landogoshen, Looie!"]
    Izzy and Dizzy
  4. 3. ["I myself, as mayor of thees pueblo, offer the 500 casabas reward!"]
    Niño
  5. 4. The Christmas Tree
  6. 5. ["Moider da bum!"]
    Robespierre
  7. 6. ["Hello there Daniel!"]
    Daniel Spaniel
  8. 7. ["It's startin' to blow!"]
    Squirrely
  9. 8. ["Six dollars for our light bill!"]
    Homer
  10. 9. The Giant Snowball
  11. 10. ["Inactivity! Inactivity!"]
    Judge Pupple Presiding
  12. 11. Cat Nap
  13. 12. Wondro
  14. 13. ["Look, Punch!"]
    Punch
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Gregory Fischer
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