(August 1938)

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

["Don't bother me now - I'm busy!"] (Table of Contents)

Bungle Family / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

["Gee Ma- I'm glad Uncle Phil's lodge picked this place for their outing"] (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

["The sardines in the sandwich were too hard to take out of the can, dear!"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
humor

["Didn't think I had the nerve, eh?"] (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:
drama

Indexer Notes

strip reprints

Ordeal of the Cross! (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

Alexander's Striking Out Lazzeri with the Bases Full in a World Series Game (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
sports

"You fools! You muddle headed fools" (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

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

["Time to listen in on the news broadcasts"] (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

["Jeff Bangs hands Myra the telegram."] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
drama

Indexer Notes

Strip reprints. Frank J. Markey Syndicate.

["Jane feels sure Mr. Bleak of the Burprowin Company is a racketeer"] (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
Keywords:
soap opera

Indexer Notes

strip reprints

"But I tell you I had them on before I slid!" (Table of Contents)

Off Side / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jo Metzer
Pencils:
Jo Metzer
Inks:
Jo Metzer
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
sports

"I have to find the farm Uncle Lem left me here---" (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

["I still refuse to believe the Clock committed a murder-"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Clock [Brian O'Brien]

Two Boys Who Took A Ship From Corsairs! (Table of Contents)

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

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

"Sir Neville raised his sword in victory of the dead body of King Merlot" (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Vernon Henkel (signed)
Pencils:
Vernon Henkel (signed)
Inks:
Vernon Henkel
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
historical

"Now that you are king you must make some laws" (Table of Contents)

Archie O'Toole / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

["It was nice of that farmer to lend me this swiss cheese to take a shower!"] (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

The 1036 Pound World Record Tiger Shark! (Table of Contents)

Exciting Adventures / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure

["With Cliffside College closed for the summer vacation we find Cliff Chance working in a steel mill"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

One of Baseball's Greatest Catches (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
sports

Party Phun (Table of Contents)

Puzzle Phun / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

"Such luck- sitting here hour after hour and not one fish!" (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

"Have the pirates gone yet?" (Table of Contents)

Off the Record / cartoon / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

Boris Karloff (Table of Contents)

Screen Snapshots / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Bernard Baily (signed)
Pencils:
Bernard Baily (signed)
Inks:
Bernard Baily
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
biography

[Episode 11] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
John J. Welch
Pencils:
John J. Welch
Inks:
John J. Welch
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

[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

[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

Gem of the Ocean (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

"You'll have plenty of explainin' t'do!" (Table of Contents)

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

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

Indexer Notes

strip reprints

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["Don't bother me now - I'm busy!"]
    Bungle Family
  2. 1. ["Gee Ma- I'm glad Uncle Phil's lodge picked this place for their outing"]
    Mickey Finn
  3. 2. ["The sardines in the sandwich were too hard to take out of the can, dear!"]
    Off the Record
  4. 3. ["Didn't think I had the nerve, eh?"]
    Dixie Dugan
  5. 4. Ordeal of the Cross!
    Strange As It Seems
  6. 5. Alexander's Striking Out Lazzeri with the Bases Full in a World Series Game
    They're Still Talking
  7. 6. "You fools! You muddle headed fools"
    Hawks of the Seas
  8. 7. ["Time to listen in on the news broadcasts"]
    Ned Brant
  9. 8. ["Jeff Bangs hands Myra the telegram."]
    Big Top
  10. 9. ["Jane feels sure Mr. Bleak of the Burprowin Company is a racketeer"]
    Jane Arden
  11. 10. "But I tell you I had them on before I slid!"
    Off Side
  12. 11. "I have to find the farm Uncle Lem left me here---"
    Lena Pry
  13. 12. ["I still refuse to believe the Clock committed a murder-"]
    The Clock Strikes
  14. 13. Two Boys Who Took A Ship From Corsairs!
    Pirates Ahoy!
  15. 14. "Sir Neville raised his sword in victory of the dead body of King Merlot"
    Gallant Knight
  16. 15. "Now that you are king you must make some laws"
    Archie O'Toole
  17. 16. ["It was nice of that farmer to lend me this swiss cheese to take a shower!"]
    Lala Palooza
  18. 17. The 1036 Pound World Record Tiger Shark!
    Exciting Adventures
  19. 18. ["With Cliffside College closed for the summer vacation we find Cliff Chance working in a steel mill"]
    Clip Chance at Cliffside
  20. 19. One of Baseball's Greatest Catches
    They're Still Talking
  21. 20. Party Phun
    Puzzle Phun
  22. 21. "Such luck- sitting here hour after hour and not one fish!"
    Bungle Family
  23. 22. "Have the pirates gone yet?"
    Off the Record
  24. 23. Boris Karloff
    Screen Snapshots
  25. 24. [Episode 11]
    Slim and Tubby
  26. 25. [no title indexed]
    Toddy
  27. 26. [no title indexed]
    Flossie
  28. 27. Gem of the Ocean
    Strange As It Seems
  29. 28. "You'll have plenty of explainin' t'do!"
    Joe Palooka
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Bob Hughes
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