(September 1947)

Novelty Press, 1945 Series
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Volume:
3
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
The Premium Group of Comics
Brand:
Premium / PG
Editing:
Robert D. Wheeler (Editor and General Manager); Jane Spaulding Nye (Managing Editor); Mel Cummin (Art Director); Jean Gibson Brundage (Editorial Assistant); Alfred V. Fago (Art Consultant)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard golden age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover, newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stiched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing

Issue Notes

The indicia publisher is "The Premium Group of Comics, a Division of The Premium Service Group Co. Inc." with no comma after "Co."


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Neddy / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Al Fago (signed)
Inks:
Al Fago (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Friskytown News / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (header)
Inks:
? (header)
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

On the inside front cover.

["Golly, Mommy... It's so hot I'm just roasting!"] (Table of Contents)

Neddy / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Al Fago (signed)
Inks:
Al Fago (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Reprints:

["Abe Ape sees spots..."] (Table of Contents)

activity / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals

["Sure! Soap never hurt anybody!"] (Table of Contents)

Spunky / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? [as JCA]
Inks:
? [as JCA]
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

JCA stands for the Jason Comic Art studio.

["Are the mosquitoes up here tame??"] (Table of Contents)

cartoon / 0.67 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Milt Hammer (signed)
Inks:
Milt Hammer (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; children

Indexer Notes

4 single-panel cartoons.

["Say, Woof...Let's go down to the ole swimming hole!"] (Table of Contents)

Johnny and Woof / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Al Fago (signed)
Inks:
Al Fago (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals

[William Tell, Master Archer] (Table of Contents)

Dopsy Durvy / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? [as JCA]
Inks:
? [as JCA]
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
William Tell

["Oh boy-- Football!!"] (Table of Contents)

Sniffy / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Milt Hammer (signed)
Inks:
Milt Hammer (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

["The road to success is a long hard pull..."] (Table of Contents)

Bill and Koo / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? [as JCA]
Inks:
? [as JCA]
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Reprints:

The Mouse That Haunted a House (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Miriam Benedict
Pencils:
? (header)
Inks:
? (header)
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

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

Tick, Tack and Toe / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? [as JCA]
Inks:
? [as JCA]
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

"And" is missing from the feature logo.

A Different Ending (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Mickey Klar Marks
Pencils:
E. J. Reeves (header, signed)
Inks:
E. J. Reeves (header, signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Reprints:

In the Shadow of the Thunderbird (Table of Contents)

Fisk Bike Tires / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Al Plastino (signed)
Inks:
Al Plastino (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure; children

Indexer Notes

In sequential-art form.

[How to Be Strong] (Table of Contents)

Sniffy / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Milt Hammer (signed)
Inks:
Milt Hammer (signed)
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals

Indexer Notes

On the inside back cover.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Neddy
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Friskytown News
  3. 2. ["Golly, Mommy... It's so hot I'm just roasting!"]
    Neddy
  4. 3. ["Abe Ape sees spots..."]
  5. 4. ["Sure! Soap never hurt anybody!"]
    Spunky
  6. 5. ["Are the mosquitoes up here tame??"]
  7. 6. ["Say, Woof...Let's go down to the ole swimming hole!"]
    Johnny and Woof
  8. 7. [William Tell, Master Archer]
    Dopsy Durvy
  9. 8. ["Oh boy-- Football!!"]
    Sniffy
  10. 9. ["The road to success is a long hard pull..."]
    Bill and Koo
  11. 10. The Mouse That Haunted a House
  12. 11. ["Meow! Meow! Meow!"]
    Tick, Tack and Toe
  13. 12. A Different Ending
  14. 13. In the Shadow of the Thunderbird
    Fisk Bike Tires
  15. 14. [How to Be Strong]
    Sniffy
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Peter Croome
  • Len Wolinsky
  • Dan Kocher
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