(October 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

Issue Notes

Comic Favorites, Inc. 1213 W. 3rd Street, Cleveland OH


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Mickey Finn / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

["Yes I'll be startin' t'train in about a week!"] (Table of Contents)

Joe Palooka / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
sports

Indexer Notes

strip reprints

America's Foreign Legion (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

[The Coming of Black X] (Table of Contents)

Espionage Starring Black X / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
spy
Characters:
Black X [Richard Spencer] (first appearance; origin); Major Gates [or Major Gale] (first appearance)

["Vincent, How will that gadget gets us in the studio?"] (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 22 Yard Kick That Decided A Titanic Contest (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
sports

["I think it's lovely when two boys meeting for the first time make such ideal roommates."] (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

["I don't need a safety-belt-- I owe him money!"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
humor

[The Bodyguard] (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; children
Characters:
Killer Diller (first appearance; villain)

["I'm surprised at you Pa- Staring like that!"] (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

Lionel Barrymore (Table of Contents)

Screen Snapshots / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
biography

[The Z. Y. Callis Case] (Table of Contents)

The Clock Strikes / 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]; Z. Y. Callis (first appearance; villain)

["Gosh Uncle Phil- It was nice of Charlie Miller to invite us here to his camp"] (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

[Episode 13] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Elizabeth Empress of Russia (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

One More Misunderstanding (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

[Episode 13] (Table of Contents)

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

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

[Sir Borat's Plan: Part 1] (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 Borat (first appearance; villain)

Pirates Ahoy!: Tomato Pie Made Massy a Pirate (Table of Contents)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Charles B. Driscoll
Letters:
typeset

[Meet Captain Cook] (Table of Contents)

Captain Cook of Scotland Yard / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Asch
Pencils:
Stan Asch
Inks:
Stan Asch
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
Captain Cook (first appearance; of Scotland Yard); Merle Atherton (first apppearance; villain)

["This is your own library. Be Quiet"] (Table of Contents)

Toddy / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
George Marcoux
Pencils:
George Marcoux (signed)
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

[The Bert Ball Encounter: Part 1] (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:
?

Characters:
Bert Ball (first appearance; villain)

["Good night Smith, Don't forget to turn out the lights"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
humor

["The fake fortune tellers are plotting against a widow..."] (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

Indexer Notes

strip reprints

Three Unusual Instruction Books (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Mickey Finn
  2. 1. ["Yes I'll be startin' t'train in about a week!"]
    Joe Palooka
  3. 2. America's Foreign Legion
    Strange As It Seems
  4. 3. [The Coming of Black X]
    Espionage Starring Black X
  5. 4. ["Vincent, How will that gadget gets us in the studio?"]
    Lala Palooza
  6. 5. The 22 Yard Kick That Decided A Titanic Contest
    They're Still Talking
  7. 6. ["I think it's lovely when two boys meeting for the first time make such ideal roommates."]
    Ned Brant
  8. 7. ["I don't need a safety-belt-- I owe him money!"]
    Off the Record
  9. 8. [The Bodyguard]
    Archie O'Toole
  10. 9. ["I'm surprised at you Pa- Staring like that!"]
    Dixie Dugan
  11. 10. Lionel Barrymore
    Screen Snapshots
  12. 11. [The Z. Y. Callis Case]
    The Clock Strikes
  13. 12. ["Gosh Uncle Phil- It was nice of Charlie Miller to invite us here to his camp"]
    Mickey Finn
  14. 13. [Episode 13]
    Big Top
  15. 14. Elizabeth Empress of Russia
    Strange As It Seems
  16. 15. One More Misunderstanding
    Bungle Family
  17. 16. [Episode 13]
    Slim and Tubby
  18. 17. [Sir Borat's Plan: Part 1]
    Gallant Knight
  19. 18. Pirates Ahoy!: Tomato Pie Made Massy a Pirate
  20. 19. [Meet Captain Cook]
    Captain Cook of Scotland Yard
  21. 20. ["This is your own library. Be Quiet"]
    Toddy
  22. 21. [no title indexed]
    Flossie
  23. 22. [The Bert Ball Encounter: Part 1]
    Clip Chance at Cliffside
  24. 23. ["Good night Smith, Don't forget to turn out the lights"]
    Off the Record
  25. 24. ["The fake fortune tellers are plotting against a widow..."]
    Jane Arden
  26. 25. Three Unusual Instruction Books
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