(September 1936)

Henle Publications, 1936 Series
Volume:
?
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Henle Publications
Editing:
?
Color:
Color Cover; Black and White with some Duotone Interiors
Dimensions:
Magazine Size; 9.5 inches x 11.25 inches
Paper Stock:
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding:
Saddle-Stitched

Issue Notes

Information about this issue was provided by Ken Quattro via his Facebook posting on 10 May 2016 from an incomplete copy. As of that date, this issue has a lot of information that needs to be updated.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Harry Karry / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Will Eisner
Inks:
Will Eisner
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Harry Karry
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Art and character ID from "Batman & Me" (page 20).

Mark Twain (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Chuck Thorndike
Inks:
Chuck Thorndike

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Flame / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Will Eisner
Pencils:
Will Eisner
Inks:
Will Eisner
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Jocko / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Betty Marion
Pencils:
Betty Marion
Inks:
Betty Marion
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

New Oddities / text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? [as MK] (signed, illustration)
Inks:
? [as MK] (signed, illustration)
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Adventures of Tom Sherrill / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Don DeConn
Pencils:
Don DeConn
Inks:
Don DeConn
Letters:
Don DeConn

Genre:
historical; western-frontier

Jack Demsey Tells About Popeye's Punch (Table of Contents)

Thimble Theatre / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Demsey (credited)
Pencils:
E.C. Segar (illustration)
Inks:
E.C. Segar (illustration)
Letters:
typeset; E.C. Segar

Genre:
non-fiction
Characters:
Popeye
Synopsis:
Dempsey writes about Popeye's punching abilities, accompanying by a Thimble Theatre Popeye illustration.

["Poor Popeye. He sure is feeling low."] (Table of Contents)

Thimble Theatre / comic story / 0.6 page (report information)

Script:
E. C. Segar (signed)
Pencils:
E. C. Segar (signed)
Inks:
E. C. Segar (signed)
Letters:
E. C. Segar

Genre:
adventure; humor
Characters:
Popeye; Olive Oyl; J. Wellington Wimpy; Eugene the Jeep
Reprints:
  • from Thimble Theatre daily (King Feature Syndicate, Inc.) 193X-XX-XX [strip numbered G-23]

Revealing Known and Unknown Facts About "Popeye's" Amazing Early Life (Table of Contents)

text article / 0.4 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
E.C. Segar (illustration, signed)
Inks:
E.C. Segar (illustration, signed)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Pee Wee / comic story / 0.75 page (report information)

Script:
S.M. “Jerry” Iger [as S.M. Iger] (signed)
Pencils:
S.M. “Jerry” Iger [as S.M. Iger] (signed)
Inks:
S.M. “Jerry” Iger [as S.M. Iger] (signed)
Letters:
S.M. “Jerry” Iger

Genre:
humor; children

["I'll go in and show the editor of Wow the comics I drew"] (Table of Contents)

He Drew a Wow-And How! / comic story / 0.25 page (report information)

Script:
?; Larry Smith (credited)
Pencils:
Larry Smith (credited)
Inks:
Larry Smith (credited)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

Gag was credited to an unknown reader from Dallas, Texas.

Weapons of the Pirates (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (illustration)
Inks:
? (illustration)
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

Page one, continued later in comic.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Little Augie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Bob Smart
Pencils:
Bob Smart
Inks:
Bob Smart
Colors:
?
Letters:
Bob Smart

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Harry Karry / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Will Eisner [as Bill Rensie]
Pencils:
Will Eisner [as Bill Rensie]
Inks:
Will Eisner [as Bill Rensie]
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

S'Fact! / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Dominick “Dic” Loscalzo
Pencils:
Dominick “Dic” Loscalzo
Inks:
Dominick “Dic” Loscalzo
Colors:
?
Letters:
Dominick “Dic” Loscalzo

Genre:
non-fiction

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Biff and His Pals / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
George Brenner (signed)
Pencils:
George Brenner (signed)
Inks:
George Brenner (signed)
Letters:
George Brenner

Genre:
humor

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Space Limited, Above the Stratosphere / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Serene Summerfield
Pencils:
Serene Summerfield
Inks:
Serene Summerfield
Colors:
?
Letters:
Serene Summerfield

Genre:
science fiction

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Adventures of Hiram Hick / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Bob Kane
Pencils:
Bob Kane
Inks:
Bob Kane
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Reprints:

Weapons of the Pirates (Table of Contents)

text article / 0.33 ? page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

Second part of the story.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Pee Wee / comic story / 0.34 ? page (report information)

Script:
S.M. “Jerry” Iger [as S.M. Iger] (signed)
Pencils:
S.M. “Jerry” Iger [as S.M. Iger] (signed)
Inks:
S.M. “Jerry” Iger [as S.M. Iger] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
S.M. “Jerry” Iger

Genre:
humor; children

Complete Course of Cartoons Stunts (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

advertisement / 0.33 ? page (report information)

["Don' forget folks, Larry d' new kid on d' block..."] (Table of Contents)

Larry and Tessie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Lou Ferstadt [as Louis Ferstadt] (signed)
Pencils:
Lou Ferstadt [as Louis Ferstadt] (signed)
Inks:
Lou Ferstadt [as Louis Ferstadt] (signed)
Letters:
Lou Ferstadt

Genre:
humor

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

About Buddy Wilbert / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Joe Henschel
Pencils:
Joe Henschel
Inks:
Joe Henschel
Letters:
Joe Henschel

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Captain Scott Dalton / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Will Eisner [as Wm. Eisner] (signed)
Pencils:
Will Eisner [as Wm. Eisner] (signed)
Inks:
Will Eisner [as Wm. Eisner] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Will Eisner

Genre:
adventure

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Trick Cartooning / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Dominick “Dic” Loscalzo
Pencils:
Dominick “Dic” Loscalzo
Inks:
Dominick “Dic” Loscalzo
Letters:
Dominick “Dic” Loscalzo

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (photograph of Robert L. Ripley); Robert L. Ripley (illustration)
Inks:
? (photograph of Robert L. Ripley); Robert L. Ripley (illustration)
Letters:
?; typeset

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
Text story and photograph of Robert L. Ripley and Ripley's Believe it or Not illustration.

Indexer Notes

First part of the article.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Otto Soglow
Pencils:
Otto Soglow (paper doll cut-outs); ? (photograph of Otto Soglow)
Inks:
Otto Soglow (paper doll cut-outs); ? (photograph of Otto Soglow)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
Otto Soglow text story and photograph, along with “Little King” paper doll cut-outs.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Famous Fellas / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
George Brenner
Pencils:
George Brenner
Inks:
George Brenner
Letters:
George Brenner

Genre:
humor

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Hangar Gossip / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
? [as The Skywriter]
Pencils:
Les Marshall ? (illustration)
Inks:
Les Marshall ? (illustration)
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction

Modern Airplanes (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Les Marshall
Pencils:
Les Marshall
Inks:
Les Marshall
Letters:
Les Marshall

Genre:
non-fiction

Model Pilots (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Les Marshall
Pencils:
Les Marshall
Inks:
Les Marshall
Letters:
Les Marshall

Genre:
non-fiction

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Wow Radio Pictorial / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (photographs of Lanny Ross, Jessica Dragonette, Chester Stratton)
Inks:
? (photographs of Lanny Ross, Jessica Dragonette, Chester Stratton)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

Photographs of celebrities Lanny Ross, Jessica Dragonette, and Chester Stratton along with a scene from movie, Wilderness Road.

These “What-to-Makes” a Wow of Fun and Skill (Table of Contents)

text article / 0.5 ? page (report information)

Script:
A. M. Langworthy
Pencils:
? (illustration)
Inks:
? (illustration)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction

The Animated Serpent (Table of Contents)

text story / 0.5 ? page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (illustration)
Inks:
? (illustration)
Letters:
typeset

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

text article / 0.5 ? page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Second part of the Robert L. Ripley article.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 ? page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Stars on Parade / comic story / 0.5 ? page (report information)

Script:
Bernard Baily
Pencils:
Bernard Baily
Inks:
Bernard Baily
Letters:
Bernard Baily

Genre:
non-fiction

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

text article / 0.5 ? page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

Text article on Zasu Pitts.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Fonie Films Presents / comic story / 0.5 ? page (report information)

Script:
Ethel F. Webster [as Ed. F. Webster] (signed)
Pencils:
Ethel F. Webster [as Ed. F. Webster] (signed)
Inks:
Ethel F. Webster [as Ed. F. Webster] (signed)
Letters:
Ethel F. Webster

Genre:
humor

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

text story / 0.5 ? page (report information)

Script:
? [as By Gosh]
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Jokes page.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Spotlights on Sports Stars / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Chuck Thorndike
Pencils:
Chuck Thorndike
Inks:
Chuck Thorndike
Letters:
Chuck Thorndike

Genre:
non-fiction; sports

Indexer Notes

Vignettes on sports figures Gene Venzke, Leonore Kight, and Willie Hoppe.

Wow 'Em with These New Tricks or Stunts (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
A. M. Langworthy
Pencils:
? (illustration)
Inks:
? (illustration)
Letters:
typeset ?

Genre:
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

Includes three illustrations.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Fu Manchu / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Sax Rohmer
Pencils:
Leo O'Mealia
Inks:
Leo O'Mealia
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Wow Stamp Club / text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
A. Jefer
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction

Life in the Roar! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Bob Kane
Pencils:
Bob Kane
Inks:
Bob Kane
Letters:
Bob Kane

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Puzzle Phun / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Donald DeConn
Letters:
typeset

Wow What Laffs! (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (illustration)
Inks:
? (illustration)
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

Jokes with three illustrations.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Hunchback of Notre Dame / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Dick Briefer (signed)
Pencils:
Dick Briefer (signed)
Inks:
Dick Briefer (signed)
Letters:
Dick Briefer

Genre:
adventure; historical

Indexer Notes

On either the inside front or inside back covers.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Sir Hokus Pokus / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Lou Ferstadt [as Louis Ferstadt] (signed)
Pencils:
Lou Ferstadt [as Louis Ferstadt] (signed)
Inks:
Lou Ferstadt [as Louis Ferstadt] (signed)
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

On either the inside front or inside back covers.

Hidden Gold (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Chuck Thorndike
Pencils:
Chuck Thorndike
Inks:
Chuck Thorndike
Colors:
?
Letters:
Chuck Thorndike

Indexer Notes

On back cover.

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Harry Karry
  2. 1. Mark Twain
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    The Flame
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Jocko
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    New Oddities
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Adventures of Tom Sherrill
  7. 6. Jack Demsey Tells About Popeye's Punch
    Thimble Theatre
  8. 7. ["Poor Popeye. He sure is feeling low."]
    Thimble Theatre
  9. 8. Revealing Known and Unknown Facts About "Popeye's" Amazing Early Life
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Pee Wee
  11. 10. ["I'll go in and show the editor of Wow the comics I drew"]
    He Drew a Wow-And How!
  12. 11. Weapons of the Pirates
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Little Augie
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Harry Karry
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    S'Fact!
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Biff and His Pals
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Space Limited, Above the Stratosphere
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    Adventures of Hiram Hick
  19. 18. Weapons of the Pirates
  20. 19. [no title indexed]
    Pee Wee
  21. 20. Complete Course of Cartoons Stunts
  22. 21. ["Don' forget folks, Larry d' new kid on d' block..."]
    Larry and Tessie
  23. 22. [no title indexed]
    About Buddy Wilbert
  24. 23. [no title indexed]
    Captain Scott Dalton
  25. 24. [no title indexed]
    Trick Cartooning
  26. 25. [no title indexed]
  27. 26. [no title indexed]
  28. 27. [no title indexed]
    Famous Fellas
  29. 28. [no title indexed]
    Hangar Gossip
  30. 29. Modern Airplanes
  31. 30. Model Pilots
  32. 31. [no title indexed]
    Wow Radio Pictorial
  33. 32. These “What-to-Makes” a Wow of Fun and Skill
  34. 33. The Animated Serpent
  35. 34. [no title indexed]
  36. 35. [no title indexed]
  37. 36. [no title indexed]
    The Stars on Parade
  38. 37. [no title indexed]
  39. 38. [no title indexed]
    Fonie Films Presents
  40. 39. [no title indexed]
  41. 40. [no title indexed]
    Spotlights on Sports Stars
  42. 41. Wow 'Em with These New Tricks or Stunts
  43. 42. [no title indexed]
    Fu Manchu
  44. 43. [no title indexed]
    Wow Stamp Club
  45. 44. Life in the Roar!
  46. 45. [no title indexed]
    Puzzle Phun
  47. 46. Wow What Laffs!
  48. 47. [no title indexed]
    The Hunchback of Notre Dame
  49. 48. [no title indexed]
    Sir Hokus Pokus
  50. 49. Hidden Gold
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Ray Bottorff Jr
  • Merlin Haas
  • Bob Hughes