(April, 1939)

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
Format:
Standard Golden Age U.S. Size; Full Color; Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior; Saddle-Stitched; Was An On-Going Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Mickey Finn / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

"It's amazin' Ali !!" (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
sports

Indexer Notes

strip reprints

The Run that Crushed Germany's Dr. Otto Peltzer (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Bob Zuppke ?
Pencils:
B. W. DePew
Inks:
B. W. DePew
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
sports

["As Minnie Kelvie now learns the secret of Seth Kriner's newly found riches"] (Table of Contents)

Jane Arden / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
drama

Indexer Notes

strip reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Lena Pry / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

bottom half of Jane Arden

[The Poisoned Chocolates] (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; Bart Scruggs (first appearance; villain)

[Count Hackula] (Table of Contents)

Archie O'Toole / comic story / 2 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; Count Hackula (first appearance; villain; death); Tessie (first appearance; villain; death)

[Montecourt: Part 2] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
adventure; historical
Characters:
Sir Neville; Count De Rochemont (villain)

[Episode 19] (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:
?

["Less than a minute to play, Coach- Send me in!"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
sports

Indexer Notes

strip reprints

"I like to sit here and imagine you're pursuing me!" (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
humor

[Pug Pratt, Fight Fixer] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Clock [Brian O'Brien]; Danny Dowd (first appearance); Pug Pratt and his gang (first appearance; villain); the Crusher (first appearance; villain)

Allenby's Conquest of Jerusalem (Table of Contents)

Strange As It Seems / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
John Hix (signed)
Pencils:
John Hix (signed)
Inks:
John Hix (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction

["Learn to ride indoors"] (Table of Contents)

Dixie Dugan / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

strip reprints

[Propaganda In Panama] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
spy
Characters:
Black X; Gen. Hoch (first appearance; villain; death)

[Episode 19] (Table of Contents)

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

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

[The Emerald Robbery] (Table of Contents)

Richard Manners / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Frollo
Pencils:
Frank Frollo
Inks:
Frank Frollo
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
Richard Manners; Louise (first appearance; villain); Joan De Vrille (first appearance)

["Men this war with Rusty's gang is a war t'end wars"] (Table of Contents)

Toddy / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; children

"Do Not Harm the Birds" (Table of Contents)

Mortimer Mum / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
William Sakren
Pencils:
William Sakren
Inks:
William Sakren
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

The Outcast (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert M. Hyatt
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

["Waiter change my milk order to champagne"] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
humor

["Vincent, Our party's dull"] (Table of Contents)

Lala Palooza / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

strip reprints

[Murder At a Lumber Camp] (Table of Contents)

Reynolds of the Mounted / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Art Pinajian
Pencils:
Art Pinajian
Inks:
Art Pinajian
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Sgt. Jim Reynolds, RCMP; Cabat (first appearance; villain; death)

Neighbor's Day (Table of Contents)

Bungle Family / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

strip reprints

The Head that Changed Bodies! (Table of Contents)

Strange As It Seems / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
John Hix (signed)
Pencils:
John Hix (signed)
Inks:
John Hix (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction

["Gosh Uncle Phil-- is Ink Higgins the cartoonist really gonna draw you picture?"] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Lank Leonard; Morris Weiss [as Ink Higgins] (assistant)
Pencils:
Lank Leonard; Morris Weiss [as Ink Higgins] (assistant)
Inks:
Lank Leonard; Morris Weiss [as Ink Higgins] (assistant)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Phil; Ink Higgins; Mickey Finn

Indexer Notes

strip reprints

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Mickey Finn
  2. 1. "It's amazin' Ali !!"
    Joe Palooka
  3. 2. The Run that Crushed Germany's Dr. Otto Peltzer
    They're Still Talking
  4. 3. ["As Minnie Kelvie now learns the secret of Seth Kriner's newly found riches"]
    Jane Arden
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Lena Pry
  6. 5. [The Poisoned Chocolates]
    Captain Cook of Scotland Yard
  7. 6. [Count Hackula]
    Archie O'Toole
  8. 7. [Montecourt: Part 2]
    Gallant Knight
  9. 8. [Episode 19]
    Slim and Tubby
  10. 9. ["Less than a minute to play, Coach- Send me in!"]
    Ned Brant
  11. 10. "I like to sit here and imagine you're pursuing me!"
    Off the Record
  12. 11. [Pug Pratt, Fight Fixer]
    The Clock Strikes
  13. 12. Allenby's Conquest of Jerusalem
    Strange As It Seems
  14. 13. ["Learn to ride indoors"]
    Dixie Dugan
  15. 14. [Propaganda In Panama]
    Espionage Starring Black X
  16. 15. [Episode 19]
    Big Top
  17. 16. [The Emerald Robbery]
    Richard Manners
  18. 17. ["Men this war with Rusty's gang is a war t'end wars"]
    Toddy
  19. 18. "Do Not Harm the Birds"
    Mortimer Mum
  20. 19. The Outcast
  21. 20. ["Waiter change my milk order to champagne"]
    Off the Record
  22. 21. ["Vincent, Our party's dull"]
    Lala Palooza
  23. 22. [Murder At a Lumber Camp]
    Reynolds of the Mounted
  24. 23. Neighbor's Day
    Bungle Family
  25. 24. The Head that Changed Bodies!
    Strange As It Seems
  26. 25. ["Gosh Uncle Phil-- is Ink Higgins the cartoonist really gonna draw you picture?"]
    Mickey Finn
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Matthew Torrance
  • Bob Hughes
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