(January 16, 1964)

George A. Pflaum, 1946 Series
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Volume:
19
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
Every two weeks during the school year.
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Geo. A. Pflaum, Publisher, Inc.
Editing:
Berry Reece Jr. (editor); Roberta M. Klosterman (assistant editor); Victor Keuping (art director)
Color:
Full Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U.S., Later Standard Silver Age U.S., Later Still Standard Modern Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing

Basketball (Table of Contents)

Origin Of Sports / cover / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

wraparound cover

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Treasure Chest's Puzzle Page / activity / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
?

Synopsis:
Three activities. Which country does the following money come from? Which stories do these silhouettes come from? A crossword puzzle also.

["Chuck White, you have just thirty seconds to say your prayers."] (Table of Contents)

Chuck White And His Friends / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Max Pine (credited)
Pencils:
Fran Matera (signed)
Inks:
Fran Matera (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Chuck White; Judd; B.F. Jones; Brett; Sheriff
Synopsis:
Judd is about to let his arrow fly at Chuck, when a shot rings out and the bow in Judd's hands is shattered. Chuck uses the opportunity to jump Judd. The group returns with the police and Judd is taken into custody. B.F. Jones feels partly to blame for Judd having burned down the newspaper offices, so he is going to help rebuild at his own expense. Chuck gets a Special Delivery letter from Alaska, which leads him to his next adventure.

Joan of Arc The Peasant Girl Who Saved France (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Helen Rein McCay (credited)
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction; biography; religious
Characters:
Joan of Arc
Synopsis:
The story of Joan of Arc. Born January 6, 1412 and died May 30, 1431.

Basketball (Table of Contents)

Origin Of Sports / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; sports
Characters:
Coach Weepy Heffalump; Tiny; Dr. JAmes Naismith
Synopsis:
A look at the history of basketball. The only 100% American developed sport

Uncle Sam (Table of Contents)

Our Heritage / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
historical
Synopsis:
The origin of the symbol of Uncle Sam.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Uncle Mac's Letter / text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Father Leon McKenzie (credited)
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typset

Indexer Notes

Text article with two accompanying illustrations.

["Baww!"] (Table of Contents)

The Return of the Enchanted Flivver / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Capt. Frank T. Moss (credited)
Pencils:
Frank Borth (signed)
Inks:
Frank Borth (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure; humor
Characters:
Bobby; Ruthie; Mr. Giltrock; Chetwode; Frisbee
Synopsis:
As the two boys in the rowboat are taken out to sea, they are rescued by Henrietta and group. Mr. Giltrock has a barge with which he plans on capturing the flivver, but at the last minute Henrietta flies over the barge and lands safely back at the airport. Mr. Giltrock is waiting to be rescued by the Coast Guard.

Indexer Notes

Series end.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Treasure Jests / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Art Wunburg (credited)
Inks:
Art Wunburg (credited)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

Four single-panel gags.

The Story Of Bishop Walsh (Table of Contents)

Red Victim / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Norah Smaridge (credited)
Pencils:
Joe Sinnott (signed)
Inks:
Joe Sinnott (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
biography; religious
Characters:
Bishop Walsh
Synopsis:
After WWII, Bishop Walsh has built the Catholic Bureau in China into a highly efficient agency for the Church. In 1949, the Communists have taken over and the purge of religion begins. The Catholic Bureau is closed; food and clothing rationed. In 1958, he was arrested and found guilty in a court where he wasn't even allowed to attend his own trial. In 1964, when this was written, he was still alive and in prison in China.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Pierre / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Pierre

Indexer Notes

Black and white pantomime strip.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Basketball
    Origin Of Sports
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Treasure Chest's Puzzle Page
  3. 2. ["Chuck White, you have just thirty seconds to say your prayers."]
    Chuck White And His Friends
  4. 3. Joan of Arc The Peasant Girl Who Saved France
  5. 4. Basketball
    Origin Of Sports
  6. 5. Uncle Sam
    Our Heritage
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Uncle Mac's Letter
  8. 7. ["Baww!"]
    The Return of the Enchanted Flivver
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Treasure Jests
  10. 9. The Story Of Bishop Walsh
    Red Victim
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Pierre
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