(October-November 1946)

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Volume:
3
Price:
0.10 CAD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Anglo-American Publishing Company, Limited
Brand:
Double 'A' Comics AA
Editing:
Jack Calder ?
Color:
Colour Cover; Black & White Interior
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Saddle-Stitched

Issue Notes

Indicia states "Robin Hood and Company", cover states "Robin Hood and Company Comics".


[Mountie tackling a man in front of a burning oil rig] (Table of Contents)

Men of the Mounted / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Betty Mercer ?

Genre:
adventure

Indexer Notes

Betty Mercer lettering credits in this issue based on "The War Years: Anglo-American Publishing Ltd" by Robert MacMillan in Canuck Comics (1986).

There's Fun For All- Young or Old- in These 5 Swell Books! (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)


Characters:
Dr. Destine
Synopsis:
Ad for five books available from Anglo-American Publishing Co.

[Lawrence Summers] (Table of Contents)

The Boy Scouts' Page / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction
Characters:
Lawrence Summers; Colonel Merritt
Synopsis:
Official page published "in the interests of Scouts and Cubs everywhere". Includes biographies of Lawrence Summers, a disabled Scout, and Colonel Merritt, a soldier who won the Victoria Cross in World War II.

The Great Manhunt (Table of Contents)

Robin Hood / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Ted McCall (credited)
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Betty Mercer ?

Genre:
historical
Characters:
Robin Hood; Friar Tuck; Littlejohn; King John

["How many times do I have to tell you to get names in any stories you cover..."] (Table of Contents)

Sooper Dooper Demon Reporter / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Les Gilpin [as E.L.G.]
Pencils:
Les Gilpin [as E.L.G.]
Inks:
Les Gilpin [as E.L.G.]
Colors:
?
Letters:
Les Gilpin ?

Genre:
humour
Characters:
Sooper Dooper

In The Groove (Table of Contents)

Britt Nielson / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
Britt Nielson

["Dooper! Is that you?"] (Table of Contents)

Sooper Dooper Demon Reporter / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Les Gilpin [as E.L.G]
Pencils:
Les Gilpin [as E.L.G]
Inks:
Les Gilpin [as E.L.G]
Colors:
?
Letters:
Les Gilpin ?

Genre:
humour
Characters:
Sooper Dooper
Synopsis:
Sooper Dooper has someone call in sick for him on the wrong day.

The Phantom Thieves of Garelick Hall (Table of Contents)

Robin Hood / comic story / 14 pages (report information)

Script:
Ted McCall (signed)
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Betty Mercer ?

Genre:
historical
Characters:
King Richard; Robin Hood; Littlejohn

["Can I speak to you for a moment, Boss?"] (Table of Contents)

Sooper Dooper Demon Reporter / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Les Gilpin [as E.L.G.]
Pencils:
Les Gilpin [as E.L.G.]
Inks:
Les Gilpin [as E.L.G.]
Colors:
?
Letters:
Les Gilpin ?

Genre:
humour
Characters:
Sooper Dooper
Synopsis:
Sooper Dooper makes some suggestions on how to improve the paper.

Flaming Gold (Table of Contents)

Men of the Mounted / comic story / 14 pages (report information)

Script:
Ted McCall (signed)
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Betty Mercer ?

Genre:
adventure

["Are you the editor of this paper?"] (Table of Contents)

Sooper Dooper Demon Reporter / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Les Gilpin [as E.L.G.]
Pencils:
Les Gilpin [as E.L.G.]
Inks:
Les Gilpin [as E.L.G.]
Colors:
?
Letters:
Betty Mercer

Genre:
humour
Characters:
Sooper Dooper
Synopsis:
Sooper Dooper asks for a job at the paper.

Indexer Notes

Appears to be the first Sooper Dooper strip, since Sooper hasn't met the Editor at the beginning of the strip.

College Capers (Table of Contents)

Ribticklers / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Les Gilpin ?
Pencils:
Les Gilpin ?
Inks:
Les Gilpin ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Les Gilpin ?

Genre:
humour
Synopsis:
Humor strips about college.

Indexer Notes

Les Gilpin credit based on comparison of artwork with Sooper Dooper strips in this issue.

["Boys! Girls! If it's fun you want..."] (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)


Characters:
Freelance
Synopsis:
Ad for six books published by Anglo-American.

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover.

["Boys! Girls! There's lots of fun..."] (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)


Characters:
Red Rover
Synopsis:
Ad for five books published by Anglo-American.

Indexer Notes

Back cover.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [Mountie tackling a man in front of a burning oil rig]
    Men of the Mounted
  2. 1. There's Fun For All- Young or Old- in These 5 Swell Books!
  3. 2. [Lawrence Summers]
    The Boy Scouts' Page
  4. 3. The Great Manhunt
    Robin Hood
  5. 4. ["How many times do I have to tell you to get names in any stories you cover..."]
    Sooper Dooper Demon Reporter
  6. 5. In The Groove
    Britt Nielson
  7. 6. ["Dooper! Is that you?"]
    Sooper Dooper Demon Reporter
  8. 7. The Phantom Thieves of Garelick Hall
    Robin Hood
  9. 8. ["Can I speak to you for a moment, Boss?"]
    Sooper Dooper Demon Reporter
  10. 9. Flaming Gold
    Men of the Mounted
  11. 10. ["Are you the editor of this paper?"]
    Sooper Dooper Demon Reporter
  12. 11. College Capers
    Ribticklers
  13. 12. ["Boys! Girls! If it's fun you want..."]
  14. 13. ["Boys! Girls! There's lots of fun..."]
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Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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