(July 1938)

Quality Comics, 1937 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Comic Favorites, Inc.
Editing:
Ed Cronin
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Mickey Finn / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Lank Leonard
Inks:
Lank Leonard
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

"I'd cert'ny like t'be edgicated an' talk nicer English." (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Ham Fisher
Pencils:
Mo Leff (ghost for Ham Fisher)
Inks:
Mo Leff (ghost for Ham Fisher)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
sports

Indexer Notes

strip reprints McNaught Syndicate 3/21/37

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Off the Record / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

Register and Tribune Syndicate

["Tell me son- Is the Jane Arden who works here from Chicago?"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
drama
Characters:
Jane Arden; J. Hamilton Roden
Synopsis:
Jane inherits an estate in England
Keywords:
soap opera

Indexer Notes

strip reprints Register and Tribune Syndicate 1/24/37

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Indexer Notes

strip reprints Register and Tribune Syndicate

["The brave outlaw army under Sir Neville has attacked and seized the castle of Baron Borek"] (Table of Contents)

Gallant Knight / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Vernon Henkel
Pencils:
Vernon Henkel
Inks:
Vernon Henkel
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
historical
Characters:
Sir Neville; King Melrot; Baron Borek
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

from Wags (UK)(Editors Press, 1937 series)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

strip reprints Frank Jay Markey syndicate

["Send my private secretary in to me, I feel like making a law."] (Table of Contents)

Archie O'Toole / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Will Eisner [as Bud Thomas]
Pencils:
Will Eisner [as Bud Thomas]
Inks:
Will Eisner [as Bud Thomas]
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; children
Characters:
Archie O'Toole (first appearance); Gil. O Teen
Synopsis:
King Gil O. Teen demands that every one in his kingdom with a beard should be shot, boycotted or sent to a concentration camp. But Archie O'Toole a young artist, accedentally defenestrates him and becomes the new king.

Indexer Notes

Universal Phoenix Features

["C'mon Butch-- Myra should be dressed by now--"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Indexer Notes

Frank J. Markey Syndicate

Ty Cobb's Stealing Home in a World Series Game. (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
non-fiction; sports

Indexer Notes

Register and Tribune Syndicate

Hello Trouble (Table of Contents)

Bungle Family / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
H. J. Tuthill
Pencils:
H. J. Tuthill
Inks:
H. J. Tuthill
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Indexer Notes

strip reprints: McNaught Syndicate 7/28/35, 9/15/35, 12/15/35

["When I give this place the once-over it will bring to a close, another of the many uneventful nights that I've experienced lately"] (Table of Contents)

The Clock / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
George Brenner
Pencils:
George Brenner
Inks:
George Brenner
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Clock [Brian O'Brien]; Tad Carney; Killer Casca
Synopsis:
Killer Casca discovers the Clock's identity. The Clock swears he'll never live to tell anyone.

Indexer Notes

Universal Phoenix Features

Major Stede Bonnet Goes Pirating (Table of Contents)

Pirates Ahoy! / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Charles B. Driscoll
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
historical

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
sports

Indexer Notes

strip reprints Register and Tribune Syndicate

["Master-- Did you call me? Ha--Ha--Ha--"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
historical
Characters:
The Hawk; Chieko; Logan; Merrystone
Synopsis:
Chieko sets a trap for the Hawk- for the reward money.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Reformatted from original form,due to the smaller page size.

["What's this? Did someone say Mr. Hammond is gone?"] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
John J. Welch
Pencils:
Jack McGuire (signed)
Inks:
Jack McGuire (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure

Indexer Notes

strip reprints: Register and Tribune Syndicate: Bullet Benton dailies 7-19-35 on. strip code A95+

[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

Register and Tribune Syndicate

Madge Evans (Table of Contents)

Screen Snapshots / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Bernard Baily
Pencils:
Bernard Baily
Inks:
Bernard Baily
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Indexer Notes

Universal Phoenix Features

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Toddy / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
George Marcoux
Pencils:
George Marcoux
Inks:
George Marcoux
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

McNaught Syndicate

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Flossie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

McNaught Syndicate

["Don't forget to pick up that book for me at th' library, Dixie"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

strip reprints: McNaught Syndicate 7-18-37

Walter Johnson's Three Game Series With the Yankees (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
non-fiction; sports

Indexer Notes

strip reprints: Register and Tribune Syndicate

Dropped Over Four Miles (Table of Contents)

Exciting Adventures / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Terry Gilkison (signed)
Pencils:
Terry Gilkison (signed)
Inks:
Terry Gilkison
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

Universal Phoenix Features

["Coming at you, Slim-"] (Table of Contents)

Clip Chance at Cliffside / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
George Brenner [as Scott Sheridan]
Pencils:
George Brenner [as Scott Sheridan]
Inks:
George Brenner
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
sports

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Puzzle Phun / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Don DeConn
Pencils:
Don DeConn
Inks:
Don DeConn
Colors:
?
Letters:
Don DeConn

Indexer Notes

from Wags (UK)(Editors Press, 1937 series)

[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:
?

Indexer Notes

Panel reprints: Register and Tribune Syndicate

The First Landing Place of Columbus (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
John Hix
Pencils:
John Hix
Inks:
John Hix
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

McNaught Syndicate

["What's the matter, Tommy--You look worried!"] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Lank Leonard
Pencils:
Lank Leonard
Inks:
Lank Leonard
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

strip reprints- McNaught Syndicate Sundays: unknown, 6/20/37, 6/27/37, 7/4/37

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Mickey Finn
  2. 1. "I'd cert'ny like t'be edgicated an' talk nicer English."
    Joe Palooka
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Off the Record
  4. 3. ["Tell me son- Is the Jane Arden who works here from Chicago?"]
    Jane Arden
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Lena Pry
  6. 5. ["The brave outlaw army under Sir Neville has attacked and seized the castle of Baron Borek"]
    Gallant Knight
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Lala Palooza
  8. 7. ["Send my private secretary in to me, I feel like making a law."]
    Archie O'Toole
  9. 8. ["C'mon Butch-- Myra should be dressed by now--"]
    Big Top
  10. 9. Ty Cobb's Stealing Home in a World Series Game.
    They're Still Talking
  11. 10. Hello Trouble
    Bungle Family
  12. 11. ["When I give this place the once-over it will bring to a close, another of the many uneventful nights that I've experienced lately"]
    The Clock
  13. 12. Major Stede Bonnet Goes Pirating
    Pirates Ahoy!
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Ned Brant
  15. 14. ["Master-- Did you call me? Ha--Ha--Ha--"]
    Hawks of the Seas
  16. 15. ["What's this? Did someone say Mr. Hammond is gone?"]
    Slim and Tubby
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Off the Record
  18. 17. Madge Evans
    Screen Snapshots
  19. 18. [no title indexed]
    Toddy
  20. 19. [no title indexed]
    Flossie
  21. 20. ["Don't forget to pick up that book for me at th' library, Dixie"]
    Dixie Dugan
  22. 21. Walter Johnson's Three Game Series With the Yankees
    They're Still Talking
  23. 22. Dropped Over Four Miles
    Exciting Adventures
  24. 23. ["Coming at you, Slim-"]
    Clip Chance at Cliffside
  25. 24. [no title indexed]
    Puzzle Phun
  26. 25. [no title indexed]
    Off the Record
  27. 26. The First Landing Place of Columbus
    Strange As It Seems
  28. 27. ["What's the matter, Tommy--You look worried!"]
    Mickey Finn
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Bob Hughes
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin