(June-July 1949)

Novelty Press, 1945 Series
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Volume:
5
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
The Premium Group of Comics
Editing:
Robert D. Wheeler (Editor and General Manager); Victor M. Jones (Managing Editor); Harriet Miller Sloane (Assistant Editor); Vincent E. Pilsbury (Assistant Editor); Mel Cummin (Art Director)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard golden age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover, newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing

Issue Notes

Full publisher name is: "The Premium Group of Comics, a Division of Curtis Circulation Company"


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Neddy Bear / 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:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

the inside-front cover

["Gosh! The whole gang was to meet me here..."] (Table of Contents)

Neddy Bear / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Neddy Bear; Betsy Bear
Reprints:

["Why I wouldn't even want your nerve in my teeth!!!"] (Table of Contents)

cartoon / 0.67 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; children

Indexer Notes

Series of four 1-panel jokes featuring children.

The Cow That Jumped Over the Moon (Table of Contents)

Dopsy Durvy / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (Jason Comic Art)
Inks:
? (Jason Comic Art)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Reprints:

[">Gulp< Hmmm, that tasted pretty good..."] (Table of Contents)

Sniffy / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Reprints:

["Today is the annual construction workers' picnic!"] (Table of Contents)

Diggy the Derrick / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Reprints:

Broken Beak (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Mickey Klar Marks
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Morton Mallard
Reprints:

["Mom says Abraham Lincoln walked twenty miles for a book!"] (Table of Contents)

Spunky / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

JCA stands for Jason Comic Art.

["What's the difference between cheese 'n' a grilled cheese sandwich?"] (Table of Contents)

cartoon / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; children

Indexer Notes

Two 1-panel jokes featuring children.

["Wah! Those naughty kittens are sleeping in my pouch!"] (Table of Contents)

Tick, Tack and Toe / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (Jason Comic Art)
Inks:
? (Jason Comic Art)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Reprints: