(June-July 1954)

American Comics Group, 1947 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
Bi-Monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Best Syndicated Features, Inc.
Brand:
American Comics Group ACG
Editing:
Richard Hughes
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was on-going series

["I shoulda stood in bed!"] (Table of Contents)

Solid Jackson / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Solid Jackson
Keywords:
3-D; Truevision

Indexer Notes

Truevision 3-D effect

Amazing Offer Free! (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Lights, Camera, Action! (Table of Contents)

Solid Jackson / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
A-62

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Solid Jackson; Portia; Natch Kilroy
Synopsis:
They're shooting a movie in town and Jackson gets tabbed by the director to help find a soda shop location. The script calls for the shop to be robbed, but before the movie crew can set up, the shop is robbed for real.
Keywords:
driver's license; movie-making; robbery

Permanently Yours! (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
romance; teen
Characters:
Joyce Bradbury; Nancy
Synopsis:
Rich girl Joyce Bradbury makes fun of Nancy's hair, so Nancy decides to take her savings and get her hair styled at a beauty shop.
Keywords:
beauty salon; dance; home permanent

Buy a Popsicle Win a Bicycle (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Truevision (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

["Gr-rr! Just 'cause that musclebound moron..."] (Table of Contents)

Ollie / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Ollie; Jud; Nancy; Dr. Cutup
Synopsis:
Ollie tries to impress Nancy by joining the track team. After failing at the pole vault, Ollie goes to the infirmary where he inadvertently swallows a super-vitamin pill. Super-charged, he goes back to the track to try the hammer throw, but the super-strength wears off at the wrong time.
Keywords:
3-D; hammer throw; pole vault; track; Truevision; vitamins

Indexer Notes

In Truevision 3-D effect with black background

A-Haunting We Will Go! (Table of Contents)

Kilroy Kutups / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
A-51

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Natch Kilroy; Katie Kilroy; Mr. Kilroy; Mrs. Kilroy; Solid Jackson
Synopsis:
Mr. Kilroy decides to buy a house in the country. He and Natch go to attend the auction of the Pembrooke Mansion. They get on the wrong road and find a house for sale, but the house is a wreck and there's an insane asylum next door.
Keywords:
asylum; auction; ghosts

Three Cheers for Romance! (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Liza Burton; Biff Small
Synopsis:
Cheerleader Liza breaks up with star football player Biff the night before the big game, but has second thoughts the next day.
Keywords:
cheerleader; dance; football

["Headhunters live in this part of the jungle!"] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Pud; Dubble Bubble; Fleer / advertisement / 0.67 page (report information)

Prize King Jack Merwin (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

["Wot does it look like I'm doin', stupid!"] (Table of Contents)

The Brain / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Dan Gordon (signed)
Pencils:
Dan Gordon (signed)
Inks:
Dan Gordon (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
The Brain; Jitterbuck
Synopsis:
The Brain tries to fix Jitterbuck's vacuum cleaner.
Reprints:
Keywords:
repair; vacuum cleaner

Lend Me Your Pencil! (Table of Contents)

Those Kilroy Kids / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
A-31

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Natch Kilroy; Solid Jackson
Synopsis:
Jackson gets in trouble with a policeman when he drives Natch's car. While distracted by a pretty girl, they crash into the statue of General E. Lectric in the park and demolish it.
Keywords:
judge; statue; traffic tickets; U-turn

Now You Can Fly a Real Jet Plane! (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Have Your Own Telephone System! (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

["In 10 Minutes of Fun a Day I Changed Myself..."] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["I shoulda stood in bed!"]
    Solid Jackson
  2. 1. Amazing Offer Free!
  3. 2. Lights, Camera, Action!
    Solid Jackson
  4. 3. Permanently Yours!
  5. 4. Buy a Popsicle Win a Bicycle
  6. 5. Truevision
  7. 6. ["Gr-rr! Just 'cause that musclebound moron..."]
    Ollie
  8. 7. A-Haunting We Will Go!
    Kilroy Kutups
  9. 8. Three Cheers for Romance!
  10. 9. ["Headhunters live in this part of the jungle!"]
    Pud; Dubble Bubble; Fleer
  11. 10. Prize King Jack Merwin
  12. 11. ["Wot does it look like I'm doin', stupid!"]
    The Brain
  13. 12. Lend Me Your Pencil!
    Those Kilroy Kids
  14. 13. Now You Can Fly a Real Jet Plane!
  15. 14. Have Your Own Telephone System!
  16. 15. ["In 10 Minutes of Fun a Day I Changed Myself..."]
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