(1952)

Toby, 1951 Series
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Toby Press, Inc.
Brand:
Toby Press
Editing:
Mel Lazarus (art director)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock:
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched

Issue Notes

Distributed by American News Company.

parts of this issue reprinted in Al Capp's Wolf Gal (Superior Publishers Limited, 1951 series) #2 ([circa 1952])par


Wolf Gal Looks for Love (Table of Contents)

Wolf Gal / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Al Capp
Inks:
Al Capp
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
drama; humor; romance
Characters:
Wolf Gal; Li'l Abner

Indexer Notes

Cover is a composite of figures from the story inside, model sheets, or past issues of Li'l Abner.

Forty-Two Years of Service to the Youth of America (Table of Contents)

Boy Scouts of America / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (photo)
Inks:
? (photo)
Letters:
?; typeset

Genre:
historical

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

Wolf Gal Looks for Love (Table of Contents)

Wolf Gal / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script:
Al Capp
Pencils:
Al Capp
Inks:
Al Capp
Colors:
?
Letters:
Al Capp

Genre:
adventure; drama; humor
Characters:
Li'l Abner; Mammy Yokum; Pappy Yokum; Drusilla Pearson; Wolf Gal; Gus Goosegrease; Earthquake McGoon; Cynthia O'Dandelion; Daisy Mae; Romeo McHaystack; Dateless Brown; Laurlyn Hardimore
Synopsis:
After observing behavior at Kissing Rock, Wolf Gal goes to the city, where she has Laurlyn Hardimore teach her how to be a lady. Returning to Dogpatch, she "romances" Dateless Brown and sets a deadly trap for Li'l Abner.
Reprints:
  • from Li'l Abner Daily Newspaper Strip (United Feature Syndicate) 1945-11-19 to 1946-1-23 [heavily edited]

Indexer Notes

This is a condensed version of the strips reprinted in Harvey's Li'l Abner Comics #63 and #64. Many of the panels are cropped or enlarged to the point that detail disappears. Some of the art appears to be retouched.

Strictly Fum' Hunger (Table of Contents)

Senator Phogbound / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Al Capp
Pencils:
Al Capp
Inks:
Al Capp
Colors:
?
Letters:
a

Genre:
drama; humor; satire-parody
Characters:
Senator Jack S. Phogbound; Li'l Abner; Moonbeam McSwine
Synopsis:
Senator Phogbound takes L'il Abner and Moonbeam with him when he makes a goodwill visit to Lower Slobbovia.
Reprints:
  • from Li'l Abner Sunday Newspaper Strip (United Feature Syndicate) 1946-10-24 to 1946-12-05

New Figure Mold (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

S. J. Wegman Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Skylark Originals (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Skylark Originals / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

1/2 Price Sale 1/2 (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

U. S. Diamond House / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Wolf Gal Looks for Love
    Wolf Gal
  2. 1. Forty-Two Years of Service to the Youth of America
    Boy Scouts of America
  3. 2. Wolf Gal Looks for Love
    Wolf Gal
  4. 3. Strictly Fum' Hunger
    Senator Phogbound
  5. 4. New Figure Mold
    S. J. Wegman Co.
  6. 5. Skylark Originals
    Skylark Originals
  7. 6. 1/2 Price Sale 1/2
    U. S. Diamond House
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Gene Reed