(January 30, 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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

1976 Pettigrew For President / cover / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils:
Joe Sinnott
Inks:
Joe Sinnott
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Indexer Notes

wraparound cover

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Synopsis:
Three puzzle activities.

["Here's the mail!"] (Table of Contents)

The Champ Out West / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure; humor
Characters:
Frumson (The Champ) Wooters; Gopher Gus; June Carter; Sandy Carter; Grogan; Tom Carter; Mom
Synopsis:
The Carter family owns a cattle ranch out west. It's lonely and the prospect of having company is always a great event. A letter arrives announcing that cousin Frumson is arriving today for a visit. Cousin Frumson has a reputation among the family as being a colorful character, having fought pirates, trained elephants in the circus and once won a great athletic contest. When he finally arrives, his appearance doesn't match up to their expectations of him. He's short, overweight and dressed in a Swiss mountain climber's outfit.

Indexer Notes

Frumson Wooters (AKA The Champ) was the star of several Treasure Chest stories over the years and there are flashbacks to his former exploits in this story.

First Lady of Flying (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Helen Gillum (credited)
Pencils:
Reed Crandall (signed R. Crandall)
Inks:
Reed Crandall (signed R. Crandall)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction; aviation; biography
Synopsis:
The story of Amelia Earhart, the famous aviatrix, who set many aviation records. She and her co-pilot were lost in the Pacific in 1937, never to be seen again.

The Floogles....and Cousin Oscar (Table of Contents)

The Floogle Family / text story / 3 pages (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Text story with three accompanying illustrations.

Motion Pictures (Table of Contents)

T.C. Experimental Station / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Jeanne Anderson (credited)
Pencils:
Pete Hironaka (credited)
Inks:
Pete Hironaka (credited)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals; math & science
Characters:
Prof. Gunther Q. Mouse; Murphy
Synopsis:
A look at the science involved in filming and projecting motion pictures.

["It's from Tony Laport in Alaska."] (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; Smitty; Brett
Synopsis:
Chuck gets a letter from his old friend Tony Laport in Alaska, saying he needs his help and to meet him in New York. Chuck flies out to NYC and searches for Tony in his old neighborhood, but nobody seems to know him. As Chuck is walking around Times Square, he happens across a crowd of teenagers waiting outside a theatre to see the new singing sensation Sourdough Tony, the voice of Alaska.

["Why not make a curler bag and cap for yourself or for a friend?"] (Table of Contents)

Patsy Planner / activity / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Bobbie Klosterman (credited)
Pencils:
Bill Haines (credited)
Inks:
Bill Haines (credited)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
domestic
Characters:
Patsy Planner
Synopsis:
Directions on how to make a curler bag and cap.

["Order!"] (Table of Contents)

1976 Pettigrew for President / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Berry Reece (credited)
Pencils:
Joe Sinnott (credited)
Inks:
Joe Sinnott
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Tim Pettigrew; Bart Blatt; Joey Blatt; Angie Blatt; Mary Jane Blatt; Hyman Spatz
Synopsis:
In 1976 (12 years in the future), Tim Pettigrew, the governor of NY decides to run for president and calls his old friend Bart Blatt to ask if he'd consent to become his press assistant. Bart and his wife Mary Jane fly up to Tim's Adirondak lodge to meet with Tim and his campaign manager, when Mary Jane suddenly gets a phone call saying her children have been kidnapped.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Ali / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Marvin Townsend (signed)
Inks:
Marvin Townsend (signed)

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

Pantomime gag strip told in six panels.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    1976 Pettigrew For President
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Treasure Chest's Puzzle Page
  3. 2. ["Here's the mail!"]
    The Champ Out West
  4. 3. First Lady of Flying
  5. 4. The Floogles....and Cousin Oscar
    The Floogle Family
  6. 5. Motion Pictures
    T.C. Experimental Station
  7. 6. ["It's from Tony Laport in Alaska."]
    Chuck White and His Friends
  8. 7. ["Why not make a curler bag and cap for yourself or for a friend?"]
    Patsy Planner
  9. 8. ["Order!"]
    1976 Pettigrew for President
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Ali
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