(March 1938)

Quality Comics, 1937 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Comic Favorites, Inc.
Editing:
Ed Cronin
Format:
Standard Golden Age U.S. Size; Full Color; Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior; Saddle-Stitched; Was An On-Going Series

["Now don't be afraid t'hit me kid--"] (Table of Contents)

Joe Palooka / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Rube Goldberg
Inks:
Rube Goldberg
Colors:
?

Genre:
sports
Characters:
Joe Palooka

["Disguised in the ladies' clothes..."] (Table of Contents)

Joe Palooka / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Ham Fisher
Pencils:
Ham Fisher
Inks:
Ham Fisher
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
sports
Characters:
Joe Palooka

Indexer Notes

strip reprints McNaught Syndicate

["About Gertrude Ederle's conquest of the English Channel"] (Table of Contents)

They're Still Talking / filler / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction
Characters:
Gertrude Ederle

[How Ned Stopped Coleraine] (Table of Contents)

Ned Brant / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Zuppke
Pencils:
B. W. Depew
Inks:
B. W. Depew
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
sports
Characters:
Ned Brant

Indexer Notes

strip reprints- Register and Tribune Syndicate

The Toy War (Table of Contents)

Strange As It Seems / filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
John Hix (signed)
Pencils:
John Hix (signed)
Inks:
John Hix
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction

["And don't forget O'Toole..."] (Table of Contents)

Tommy O'Toole / filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Ed Cronin (signed)
Pencils:
Ed Cronin (signed)
Inks:
Ed Cronin
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Tommy O'Toole

["Sis--I wonder if they'll get on to our bidding signals..."] (Table of Contents)

Lala Palooza / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Rube Goldberg
Pencils:
Rube Goldberg
Inks:
Rube Goldberg
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Lala Palooza

Indexer Notes

strip reprints- Frank Jay Markey syndicate

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Off the Record / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Ed Reed
Pencils:
Ed Reed
Inks:
Ed Reed
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

strip reprints: Register and Tribune Syndicate

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Puzzle Phun / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Ed Wheelan ?
Pencils:
Ed Wheelan ?
Inks:
Ed Wheelan ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

[Claw Carlos] (Table of Contents)

Hawks of the Seas / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
historical
Characters:
Claw Carlos; The Hawk

Indexer Notes

Reformatted from original form, which was published overseas, and reprinted -- re-translated into English -- in Will Eisner's Hawks of the Seas (Kitchen Sink Press, Inc., 1986 series) #1

[Episode 6] (Table of Contents)

Slim and Tubby / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
John J. Welch (signed)
Pencils:
Russell Ross
Inks:
Russell Ross
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Indexer Notes

strip reprints: Register and Tribune Syndicate

David Glasgow Farragut (Table of Contents)

Strange As It Seems / filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
John Hix (signed)
Pencils:
John Hix (signed)
Inks:
John Hix
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction

Clyde Hope Jr. Kidnapped (Table of Contents)

The Clock Strikes / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
George E. Brenner (signed)
Pencils:
George E. Brenner (signed)
Inks:
George Brenner
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Clock [Brian O'Brien]; Mike "Slick" Sparra (first appearance; villain); Slim (first appearance; villain); Butch (first appearance; villain)

Pirates Ahoy! (Captain Kidd) (Table of Contents)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Charles B. Driscoll
Letters:
typeset

[Episode 6] (Table of Contents)

Big Top / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Ed Wheelan (signed)
Pencils:
Ed Wheelan (signed)
Inks:
Ed Wheelan
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Indexer Notes

strip reprints Frank Jay Markey syndicate

["Sue's waiting to trail you!"] (Table of Contents)

Jane Arden / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Monte Barrett (signed)
Pencils:
Russell E. Ross (signed)
Inks:
Russell E. Ross
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
drama
Characters:
Jane Arden
Keywords:
soap opera

Indexer Notes

strip reprints Register and Tribune Syndicate. Top half of page

["That nurse shouldn't have left the baby here!"] (Table of Contents)

Lena Pry / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Monte Barrett (signed)
Pencils:
Russell E. Ross (signed)
Inks:
Russell E. Ross
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Lena Pry
Reprints:
  • strip reprints Register and Tribune Syndicate. Bottom half of Jane Arden page.

Indexer Notes

strip reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Off the Record / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Ed Reed (signed)
Pencils:
Ed Reed (signed)
Inks:
Ed Reed
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

Build the Flash (Table of Contents)

Modern 'Planes / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Les Marshall (signed)
Pencils:
Les Marshall (signed)
Inks:
Les Marshall (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

["This fight is for the heavyweight title, folks..."] (Table of Contents)

Toddy / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
George Marcoux (signed)
Pencils:
George Marcoux (signed)
Inks:
George Marcoux
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Reprints:
  • strip reprints:McNaught Syndicate top half of page

["Mom's birthday is soon!"] (Table of Contents)

Flossie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Al Zere (signed)
Pencils:
Al Zere (signed)
Inks:
Al Zere (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

strip reprints:McNaught Syndicate. Bottom half of Toddy page.

The Mountain of Rainbow Snow (Table of Contents)

Strange As It Seems / filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
John Hix (signed)
Pencils:
John Hix (signed)
Inks:
John Hix
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Offside / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Joe Metzer (signed)
Pencils:
Joe Metzer (signed)
Inks:
Joe Metzer (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

Home Financing (Table of Contents)

Bungle Family / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
H. J. Tuthill (signed)
Pencils:
H. J. Tuthill (signed)
Inks:
H. J. Tuthill (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Indexer Notes

strip reprints: McNaught Syndicate

Kilrain and Sullivan's Bare Knuckle Battle (Table of Contents)

They're Still Talking / filler / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Off the Record / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Ed Reed (signed)
Pencils:
Ed Reed (signed)
Inks:
Ed Reed
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

[The Missing Sailors] (Table of Contents)

Jim Swift / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Ed Cronin (signed)
Pencils:
Ed Cronin (signed)
Inks:
Ed Cronin
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Jim Swift

Indexer Notes

last appearance

["There! --Now get Imogene and watch her eyes pop"] (Table of Contents)

Dixie Dugan / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
J. H. Striebel (signed)
Pencils:
J. P. McEvoy (signed)
Inks:
J. P. McEvoy (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
drama
Characters:
Dixie Dugan
Keywords:
soap opera

Indexer Notes

strip reprints: McNaught Syndicate

Professor of Poison (Table of Contents)

Strange As It Seems / filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
John Hix (signed)
Pencils:
John Hix (signed)
Inks:
John Hix
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction

["Why Jackie Park..."] (Table of Contents)

Mickey Finn / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Lank Leonard (signed)
Pencils:
Lank Leonard (signed)
Inks:
Lank Leonard
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

strip reprints: McNaught Syndicate

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["Now don't be afraid t'hit me kid--"]
    Joe Palooka
  2. 1. ["Disguised in the ladies' clothes..."]
    Joe Palooka
  3. 2. ["About Gertrude Ederle's conquest of the English Channel"]
    They're Still Talking
  4. 3. [How Ned Stopped Coleraine]
    Ned Brant
  5. 4. The Toy War
    Strange As It Seems
  6. 5. ["And don't forget O'Toole..."]
    Tommy O'Toole
  7. 6. ["Sis--I wonder if they'll get on to our bidding signals..."]
    Lala Palooza
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Off the Record
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Puzzle Phun
  10. 9. [Claw Carlos]
    Hawks of the Seas
  11. 10. [Episode 6]
    Slim and Tubby
  12. 11. David Glasgow Farragut
    Strange As It Seems
  13. 12. Clyde Hope Jr. Kidnapped
    The Clock Strikes
  14. 13. Pirates Ahoy! (Captain Kidd)
  15. 14. [Episode 6]
    Big Top
  16. 15. ["Sue's waiting to trail you!"]
    Jane Arden
  17. 16. ["That nurse shouldn't have left the baby here!"]
    Lena Pry
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    Off the Record
  19. 18. Build the Flash
    Modern 'Planes
  20. 19. ["This fight is for the heavyweight title, folks..."]
    Toddy
  21. 20. ["Mom's birthday is soon!"]
    Flossie
  22. 21. The Mountain of Rainbow Snow
    Strange As It Seems
  23. 22. [no title indexed]
    Offside
  24. 23. Home Financing
    Bungle Family
  25. 24. Kilrain and Sullivan's Bare Knuckle Battle
    They're Still Talking
  26. 25. [no title indexed]
    Off the Record
  27. 26. [The Missing Sailors]
    Jim Swift
  28. 27. ["There! --Now get Imogene and watch her eyes pop"]
    Dixie Dugan
  29. 28. Professor of Poison
    Strange As It Seems
  30. 29. ["Why Jackie Park..."]
    Mickey Finn
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Lou Mougin
  • Bob Hughes
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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