(August 1948)

American Comics Group, 1947 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
B. & I. Publishing Co., Inc.
Editing:
Richard E. Hughes
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was on-going series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Kilroys / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dan Gordon
Inks:
Dan Gordon
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; teen; domestic
Characters:
Natch Kilroy; Jackson

Indexer Notes

ind. on cover stands for the distributor: Independent News

Ha-Ha! Ho-Ho! Make Way For Fun! (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Letters:
Ed Hamilton

Indexer Notes

Ad for Ha Ha Comics #56 August 1948, cover by Dan Gordon.

Pop's A Sky Baby! (Table of Contents)

The Kilroys / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bob Wickersham
Inks:
Bob Wickersham
Colors:
?
Letters:
Tubby Millar

Genre:
humor; teen; domestic
Characters:
J. Edgar Kilroy; Emma Kilroy; Natch Kilroy; Katie Kilroy; J.P. Gotrocks; Mr. Bleep
Synopsis:
Pop Kilroy gets to take his first airplane flight.

Indexer Notes

Splash page includes W in the panel borders (for Wickersham).

Who's A Wolf? (Table of Contents)

Natch / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bob Wickersham
Inks:
Bob Wickersham
Colors:
?
Letters:
Tubby Millar

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Natch Kilroy; Jackson; Elsie; Alice; Judy Farrell
Synopsis:
Natch and Jackson head up to camp, and Natch wants to stay far away from females.

Shake Hands With Your Pop! (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset; Ed Hamilton

Saturday Afternoon Out! (Table of Contents)

The Kilroys / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bob Wickersham
Inks:
Bob Wickersham
Colors:
?
Letters:
Tubby Millar

Characters:
Natch Kilroy; Katie Kilroy; J. Edgar Kilroy; Jim Westengard; Emma Kilroy
Synopsis:
Mom and Pop Kilroy want to enjoy the weekend too.

["I can go out with anyone I please ..."] (Table of Contents)

Kollege Kapers / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Al Hartley
Pencils:
Al Hartley [as Hal]
Inks:
Al Hartley
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Keywords:
college

Let's Skate, Gate! (Table of Contents)

Natch / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bob Wickersham
Inks:
Bob Wickersham
Colors:
?
Letters:
Tubby Millar

Characters:
Natch Kilroy; Jackson; Judy Farrell; Portia Karloff; J. Edgar Kilroy; Doctor Morgie; Emma Kilroy; Katie Kilroy; Mayor Filtch
Synopsis:
Natch's car isn't working, so he skates down to meet Jackson at the Sweet Tooth.

Dream World (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset; Ed Hamilton

["I wear this dress to teas!"] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bob Wickersham
Inks:
Bob Wickersham
Colors:
?
Letters:
Tubby Millar

Genre:
humor; teen
Characters:
Katie Kilroy; Jackson; Natch Kilroy; Portia Karloff; Emma Kilroy; J. Edgar Kilroy; Mrs. Smith; Mr. Alverado
Synopsis:
Katie has an invitation to a dance, and needs a dress.

Indexer Notes

First page has W in panel borders.

Funny? It's A Riot! (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Letters:
Ed Hamilton

Indexer Notes

Ad for Giggle Comics #56 August 1948 with cover by Dan Gordon.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    The Kilroys
  2. 1. Ha-Ha! Ho-Ho! Make Way For Fun!
  3. 2. Pop's A Sky Baby!
    The Kilroys
  4. 3. Who's A Wolf?
    Natch
  5. 4. Shake Hands With Your Pop!
  6. 5. Saturday Afternoon Out!
    The Kilroys
  7. 6. ["I can go out with anyone I please ..."]
    Kollege Kapers
  8. 7. Let's Skate, Gate!
    Natch
  9. 8. Dream World
  10. 9. ["I wear this dress to teas!"]
    Katie Kilroy
  11. 10. Funny? It's A Riot!
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Edgar Loftin
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