(October 1937)

Quality Comics, 1937 Series
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Volume:
9
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Comic Favorites, Inc.
Editing:
John Devlin
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

FEATURE FUNNIES, October, 1937, VOL. 9, No. 1. Published monthly by Comic Favorites, Inc., 1213 W. 3rd St., Cleveland, Ohio. Editorial Office, 369 Lexington Avenue, New York, N. Y. Yearly subscription, $1.20, plus 30 cents for mailing, total $1.50. Single copies 10 cents. Entered as second class matter at the Post Office at Cleveland, Ohio, under the act of March 3, 1879. Advertising Representative, William J. Delaney, Inc., 420 Lexington Avenue, New York, N. Y. Western Representative, T. W. Farrell, 64 E. Lake Street, Chicago, Ill.

Four pages missing from the center of indexed copy, so not all features are accounted for.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Joe Palooka / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Rube Goldberg
Inks:
Rube Goldberg
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

["I'd ruther fight Dempsey than have a tooth pulled"] (Table of Contents)

Joe Palooka / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Ham Fisher
Pencils:
Ham Fisher
Inks:
Ham Fisher
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; sports
Characters:
Joe Palooka
Reprints:
  • strip reprints [dates unknown]

["About how Rockne and Dorais..."] (Table of Contents)

They're Still Talking / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Zupke
Pencils:
R. W. Depew
Inks:
R. W. Depew
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
sports
Reprints:
  • topper for Ned Brant

["There are Johnny and Martha..."] (Table of Contents)

Jane Arden / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Monte Barrett
Pencils:
Russell E. Ross
Inks:
Russell E. Ross
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
drama; romance
Characters:
Jane Arden
Reprints:
  • strip reprints [dates unknown]
Keywords:
soap opera

["Just drop over to my ranch!"] (Table of Contents)

Star Snapshots / cartoon / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Bernard Baily
Pencils:
Bernard Baily
Inks:
Bernard Baily
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction
Reprints:
  • reprint from Wags?

Indexer Notes

Eisner/Iger shop material. Previously appeared in Wow! What a Magazine.

["Gosh! --Lookit all the cars!"] (Table of Contents)

Mickey Finn / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Lank Leonard
Pencils:
Lank Leonard
Inks:
Lank Leonard
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Mickey Finn
Reprints:
  • strip reprints [dates unknown]

["They had to repossess him--"] (Table of Contents)

Off the Record / cartoon / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Ed Reed
Pencils:
Ed Reed
Inks:
Ed Reed
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

The "Flying Fortress" (Table of Contents)

Modern Planes / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Les Marshall
Pencils:
Les Marshall
Inks:
Les Marshall
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction

["Countess, society is sponsoring the big football game..."] (Table of Contents)

Lala Palooza / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Rube Goldberg
Pencils:
Rube Goldberg
Inks:
Rube Goldberg
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Lala Palooza
Reprints:
  • strip reprints [dates unknown]

The Battle of Sacred Songs (Table of Contents)

Strange As It Seems / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script:
John Hix
Pencils:
John Hix
Inks:
John Hix
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Off Side / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jo Metzer
Pencils:
Jo Metzer
Inks:
Jo Metzer
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

["What do you aim to do here?"] (Table of Contents)

Slim and Tubby / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
John J. Welch
Pencils:
John J. Welch
Inks:
John J. Welch
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Slim (first appearance); Tubby (first appearance)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Off the Record / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Ed Reed
Pencils:
Ed Reed
Inks:
Ed Reed
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

Cut-Outs (Table of Contents)

Jane Arden / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Robert Taylor (Table of Contents)

Star Snapshots / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Bernard Baily
Pencils:
Bernard Baily
Inks:
Bernard Baily
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

Eisner/Iger shop material

["A country full of laundrymen..."] (Table of Contents)

Crack Casey / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Johnny Devlin
Pencils:
Johnny Devlin
Inks:
Johnny Devlin
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Crack Casey (first appearance; only appearance)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

They're Still Talking / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Bob Zupke
Pencils:
R. W. Depew
Inks:
R. W. Depew
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
sports
Characters:
Brick Muller

Indexer Notes

topper for Ned Brant

The Eyes of the Army (Table of Contents)

Modern 'Planes / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Les Marshall
Pencils:
Les Marshall
Inks:
Les Marshall
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Indexer Notes

Eisner/Iger shop material. Probably from Wags.

["This week Gretchen is still in Puzzle Town"] (Table of Contents)

Puzzle Phun / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Donald DeConn
Pencils:
Donald DeConn
Inks:
Donald DeConn
Colors:
?
Letters:
Donald DeConn

Indexer Notes

Eisner/Iger shop material. Probably from Wags.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Flossie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Flossie (first appearance)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Toddy / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
George Marcoux
Pencils:
George Marcoux
Inks:
George Marcoux
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Toddy (first appearance)

Indexer Notes

strip reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Pirates Ahoy / text story / 2 pages (report information)

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

["I want you to tell me what you think..."] (Table of Contents)

Ned Brant / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Zuppke
Pencils:
R. W. Depew
Inks:
R. W. Depew
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
sports
Characters:
Ned Brant
Reprints:
  • strip reprints [dates unknown]

["Hoopla!"] (Table of Contents)

Big Top / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Ed Wheelan?
Pencils:
Ed Wheelan
Inks:
Ed Wheelan
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

The Dugout Masterpiece (Table of Contents)

Strange As It Seems / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script:
John Hix
Pencils:
John Hix
Inks:
John Hix
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Off the Record / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Ed Reed
Pencils:
Ed Reed
Inks:
Ed Reed
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

["Teacher wants me t' look jus' like..."] (Table of Contents)

Dixie Dugan / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
J. P. McEvoy
Pencils:
J. H. Striebel
Inks:
J. H. Striebel
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Dixie Dugan
Reprints:
  • strip reprints [dates unknown]

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Puzzle Phun / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Donald DeConn
Pencils:
Donald DeConn
Inks:
Donald DeConn
Colors:
?
Letters:
Donald DeConn

The Open Season On Hunters (Table of Contents)

Bungle Family / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
H. J. Tuthill
Pencils:
H. J. Tuthill
Inks:
H. J. Tuthill
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
The Bungle Family
Reprints:
  • strip reprints [dates unknown]

["Hm--these cars never stop for you--"] (Table of Contents)

Lena Pry / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Monte Barrett
Pencils:
Russell E. Ross
Inks:
Russell E. Ross
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Lena Pry (first appearance)
Reprints:
  • strip reprints [dates unknown]

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Off the Record / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Ed Reed
Pencils:
Ed Reed
Inks:
Ed Reed
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

["Say Jim--"] (Table of Contents)

Jim Swift / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Ed Cronin
Pencils:
Ed Cronin
Inks:
Ed Cronin
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Jim Swift (first appearance)
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Joe Palooka
  2. 1. ["I'd ruther fight Dempsey than have a tooth pulled"]
    Joe Palooka
  3. 2. ["About how Rockne and Dorais..."]
    They're Still Talking
  4. 3. ["There are Johnny and Martha..."]
    Jane Arden
  5. 4. ["Just drop over to my ranch!"]
    Star Snapshots
  6. 5. ["Gosh! --Lookit all the cars!"]
    Mickey Finn
  7. 6. ["They had to repossess him--"]
    Off the Record
  8. 7. The "Flying Fortress"
    Modern Planes
  9. 8. ["Countess, society is sponsoring the big football game..."]
    Lala Palooza
  10. 9. The Battle of Sacred Songs
    Strange As It Seems
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Off Side
  12. 11. ["What do you aim to do here?"]
    Slim and Tubby
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Off the Record
  14. 13. Cut-Outs
    Jane Arden
  15. 14. Robert Taylor
    Star Snapshots
  16. 15. ["A country full of laundrymen..."]
    Crack Casey
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    They're Still Talking
  18. 17. The Eyes of the Army
    Modern 'Planes
  19. 18. ["This week Gretchen is still in Puzzle Town"]
    Puzzle Phun
  20. 19. [no title indexed]
    Flossie
  21. 20. [no title indexed]
    Toddy
  22. 21. [no title indexed]
    Pirates Ahoy
  23. 22. ["I want you to tell me what you think..."]
    Ned Brant
  24. 23. ["Hoopla!"]
    Big Top
  25. 24. The Dugout Masterpiece
    Strange As It Seems
  26. 25. [no title indexed]
    Off the Record
  27. 26. ["Teacher wants me t' look jus' like..."]
    Dixie Dugan
  28. 27. [no title indexed]
    Puzzle Phun
  29. 28. The Open Season On Hunters
    Bungle Family
  30. 29. ["Hm--these cars never stop for you--"]
    Lena Pry
  31. 30. [no title indexed]
    Off the Record
  32. 31. ["Say Jim--"]
    Jim Swift
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Henry Andrews
  • Lou Mougin
  • Bob Hughes
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin