(March 1952)

Toby, 1949 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bimonthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Toby Press, Inc.
Brand:
?
Editing:
Mel Lazarus
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

Al Capp had numerous assistants during the run of Li'l Abner. Because they are not easily identifiable, story and art credits are given as Al Capp, although it might be more accurate for the credit to read Al Capp Studio.


Flash! Li'l Abner Elected President -- (of El Passionato!) (Table of Contents)

Li'l Abner / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Al Capp
Inks:
Al Capp
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
Mel Lazarus

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

Cover appears to be a composite of enlarged images from the story within.

Free...10 Hitler Stamps (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Return of Dr. Narsty (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Captain Tootsie / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

El Passionato (Table of Contents)

Li'l Abner / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script:
Al Capp
Pencils:
Al Capp
Inks:
Al Capp
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Reprints:
  • From Li'l Abner Daily Newspaper Strip (United Feature Syndicate) 1950-07-24 to 1950-08-30 [with the following exceptions: Strip dated 8-19 panel 3 dropped; Strip dated 8-21 panels 1, 2, and 4 dropped; Strip dated 8-30 panel 1 dialogue altered and panels 2 and 3 to twice their original printed size]

Silks 'n' Stiffs (Table of Contents)

Memphis Smith / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Benton Rice
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
crime
Characters:
Memphis Smith

Common Scents (Table of Contents)

Planet Pete / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Milt Story
Pencils:
Milt Story
Inks:
Milt Story
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; science fiction

["Well, if you can't be handsome or cute..."] (Table of Contents)

cartoon / 0.33 page (report information)

Script:
merrylen (signed)
Pencils:
merrylen (signed)
Inks:
merrylen (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
merrylen (signed)

Genre:
humor
Synopsis:
Two gag panels.

["What's the matter?"] (Table of Contents)

Herman the Turtle / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Pieto (signed)
Pencils:
Pieto (signed)
Inks:
Pieto (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Pieto (signed)

Characters:
Herman

Statement of the Ownership, Management and Circulation (Table of Contents)

statement of ownership / 0.17 page (report information)

Script:
Benton J. Resnik
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
historical
Synopsis:
Listed owners are Toby Press, Inc., Elliott A. Caplin, Jerome B. Capp and Alfred O. Capp.

Amazing Values (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Aren't You as Sick and Tired as I Was of Being Skinny? (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Prizes for Everyone (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Flash! Li'l Abner Elected President -- (of El Passionato!)
    Li'l Abner
  2. 1. Free...10 Hitler Stamps
  3. 2. The Return of Dr. Narsty
    Captain Tootsie
  4. 3. El Passionato
    Li'l Abner
  5. 4. Silks 'n' Stiffs
    Memphis Smith
  6. 5. Common Scents
    Planet Pete
  7. 6. ["Well, if you can't be handsome or cute..."]
  8. 7. ["What's the matter?"]
    Herman the Turtle
  9. 8. Statement of the Ownership, Management and Circulation
  10. 9. Amazing Values
  11. 10. Aren't You as Sick and Tired as I Was of Being Skinny?
  12. 11. Prizes for Everyone
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • Gene Reed
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Karl Wilcox