(June 1939)

DC, 1939 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
monthly
On-sale date:
1939-04-25
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
All-American Comics, Inc.
Editing:
M. C. Gaines (managing editor); Sheldon Mayer (assistant editor)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Hop Harrigan / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Sheldon Mayer
Inks:
Sheldon Mayer
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
aviation
Characters:
Hop Harrigan

["Here's another message to all American boys and girls..."] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

["Patrolling the Pacific sea lanes..."] (Table of Contents)

Red, White and Blue / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
William Smith
Inks:
Stan Aschmeier
Colors:
?
Letters:
Harry Lampert

Genre:
adventure

["There she is Mutt - My new maid!"] (Table of Contents)

Mutt & Jeff / comic story / 0.6 page (report information)

Script:
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher]
Pencils:
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher]
Inks:
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher]
Colors:
?
Letters:
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher]

Genre:
humor
Reprints:
  • from Mutt & Jeff Sunday (Bell Syndicate) 1936.06.21

[Flirting with a Married Cat] (Table of Contents)

Cicero's Cat / comic story / 0.4 page (report information)

Script:
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher]
Pencils:
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher]
Inks:
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher]
Colors:
?
Letters:
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher]

Genre:
humor
Reprints:
  • from Cicero's Cat Sunday (Bell Syndicate) 1935.06.21

["When Spot Savage warns Diana Kingsley that the Duchess..."] (Table of Contents)

Spot Savage / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Harry Lampert
Inks:
Harry Lampert
Colors:
?
Letters:
Harry Lampert

["Would you boys mind standing up..."] (Table of Contents)

Reg'lar Fellers / comic story / 0.6 page (report information)

Script:
Gene Byrnes
Pencils:
Gene Byrnes
Inks:
Gene Byrnes
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gene Byrnes

Genre:
humor; children
Reprints:
  • from Reg'lar Fellers Sunday (Gene Byrnes) 1936.05.31

["I'd love to go there!"] (Table of Contents)

Daisybelle / comic story / 0.4 page (report information)

Script:
Gene Byrnes
Pencils:
Gene Byrnes
Inks:
Gene Byrnes
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gene Byrnes

Genre:
humor; children
Reprints:
  • from Daisybelle Sunday (Gene Byrnes) 1936.05.31

["United in death..."] (Table of Contents)

Believe It or Not! / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Robert L. Ripley
Pencils:
Robert L. Ripley
Inks:
Robert L. Ripley
Colors:
?
Letters:
Robert L. Ripley

Genre:
non-fiction
Reprints:
  • from Believe It or Not daily (King Features Syndicate) ?

["It's quite lovely, no doubt..."] (Table of Contents)

Always Belittlin' / comic story / 0.4 page (report information)

Script:
Percy Crosby
Pencils:
Percy Crosby
Inks:
Percy Crosby
Colors:
?
Letters:
Percy Crosby

Genre:
humor; children
Reprints:
  • from Always Belittlin' Sunday (King Features Syndicate) ?

["What!! Twenty-five cents a pound for butter!"] (Table of Contents)

Skippy / comic story / 0.6 page (report information)

Script:
Percy Crosby
Pencils:
Percy Crosby
Inks:
Percy Crosby
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; children
Reprints:
  • from Skippy Sunday (King Features Syndicate) ?

["Do you wanta put on the gloves?"] (Table of Contents)

Always Belittlin' / comic story / 0.4 page (report information)

Script:
Percy Crosby
Pencils:
Percy Crosby
Inks:
Percy Crosby
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; children
Reprints:
  • from Always Belittlin' Sunday (King Features Syndicate) 1938.09.18

["Now let's start!"] (Table of Contents)

Skippy / comic story / 0.6 page (report information)

Script:
Percy Crosby
Pencils:
Percy Crosby
Inks:
Percy Crosby
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; children
Reprints:
  • from Skippy Sunday (King Features Syndicate) 1938.09.18

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Nugent's Original Puzzles, Games, Tricks & Comics / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script:
A. W. Nugent
Pencils:
A. W. Nugent
Inks:
A. W. Nugent
Colors:
?
Letters:
A. W. Nugent

["I wanna buy a revolver!"] (Table of Contents)

Reg'lar Fellers / comic story / 0.6 page (report information)

Script:
Gene Byrnes
Pencils:
Gene Byrnes
Inks:
Gene Byrnes
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gene Byrnes

Genre:
humor; children
Reprints:
  • from Reg'lar Fellers Sunday (Gene Byrnes) 1936.06.21

["What do the do when they get tired walking, Daisybelle?"] (Table of Contents)

Daisybelle / comic story / 0.4 page (report information)

Script:
Gene Byrnes
Pencils:
Gene Byrnes
Inks:
Gene Byrnes
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gene Byrnes

Genre:
humor; children
Reprints:
  • from Daisybelle Sunday (Gene Byrnes) 1936.06.21

[John Quigley, Lou Gehrig, Ralph Flanagan] (Table of Contents)

All-American Champs / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Walter Galli
Pencils:
Walter Galli
Inks:
Walter Galli
Colors:
?
Letters:
Walter Galli

Genre:
non-fiction; sports

"The Red, White and Beautiful--Long May It Wave..." (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Walter Galli
Pencils:
Walter Galli
Inks:
Walter Galli
Colors:
?
Letters:
Walter Galli

Indexer Notes

Title is a Walter Winchell quotation.

["Sh-h - I'm settin' the hens on my colored Easter eggs..."] (Table of Contents)

Mutt & Jeff / comic story / 0.6 page (report information)

Script:
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher]
Pencils:
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher]
Inks:
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher]
Colors:
?
Letters:
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher]

Genre:
humor
Reprints:
  • from Mutt & Jeff Sunday (Bell Syndicate) 1936.04.12

[Knocking Over Easter Eggs] (Table of Contents)

Cicero's Cat / comic story / 0.4 page (report information)

Script:
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher]
Pencils:
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher]
Inks:
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher]
Colors:
?
Letters:
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher]

Genre:
humor
Reprints:
  • from Cicero's Cat Sunday (Bell Syndicate) 1936.04.12

[Home from a Walk Early] (Table of Contents)

Tippie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Edwina Dumm
Pencils:
Edwina Dumm
Inks:
Edwina Dumm
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Reprints:
  • from Tippie (The George Matthew Adams Service) 1936.??.??

["Hey, Hop! Remember your old 'plane that I sold to a movie outfit?"] (Table of Contents)

Hop Harrigan / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Jon L. Blummer [as Jon Elby]
Pencils:
Jon L. Blummer [as Jon Elby]
Inks:
Jon L. Blummer [as Jon Elby]
Colors:
?
Letters:
Jon L. Blummer [as Jon Elby]

Genre:
aviation

["Scribbly has just moved to a new neighborhood..."] (Table of Contents)

Scribbly / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Sheldon Mayer
Pencils:
Sheldon Mayer
Inks:
Sheldon Mayer
Colors:
?
Letters:
Sheldon Mayer

Genre:
humor; children
Characters:
Ma Hunkel (intro); Huey Hunkel (intro); Sisty Hunkel (intro)

Indexer Notes

Presented as four separate story pages.

The Mystery Men of Mars [Part 3] (Table of Contents)

Adventures in the Unknown / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Carl Claudy
Pencils:
Stan Aschmeier
Inks:
Stan Aschmeier
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Alan Kane; Ted Dolliver

Indexer Notes

Art credits from Bob Hughes, Craig Delich, and Jerry Bails.

["Why, whoever heard of that bird being up in these parts!"] (Table of Contents)

Toonerville Folks / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Fontaine Fox
Pencils:
Fontaine Fox
Inks:
Fontaine Fox
Colors:
?
Letters:
Fontaine Fox

Genre:
humor
Reprints:
  • from Toonerville Folks Sunday (McNaught Syndicate) 1938.04.17

["Half of the torn chart which had fluttered from Tubby's hand..."] (Table of Contents)

Bobby Thatcher / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure; children

Indexer Notes

Presented as three separate pages.

[Wind-Blown Hat] (Table of Contents)

Tippie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Edwina Dumm
Pencils:
Edwina Dumm
Inks:
Edwina Dumm
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Reprints:
  • from Tippie Sunday (King Features Syndicate) 1936.??.??

["For Sale Cheap"] (Table of Contents)

Mutt & Jeff / comic story / 0.6 page (report information)

Script:
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher]
Pencils:
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher]
Inks:
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher]
Colors:
?
Letters:
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher]

Genre:
humor
Reprints:
  • from Mutt & Jeff Sunday (Bell Syndicate) 1936.03.29

[Lamp Light] (Table of Contents)

Cicero's Cat / comic story / 0.4 page (report information)

Script:
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher]
Pencils:
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher]
Inks:
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher]
Colors:
?
Letters:
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher]

Genre:
humor
Reprints:
  • from Cicero's Cat Sunday (Bell Syndicate) 1936.03.29

Death's Sweepstakes (Part Two) (Table of Contents)

A Jimmy Stone Story / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Loring Dowst
Pencils:
Ben Flinton (illustrations)
Inks:
Ben Flinton (illustrations)
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
adventure

["Stop makin' all that noise!"] (Table of Contents)

Reg'lar Fellers / comic story / 0.6 page (report information)

Script:
Gene Byrnes
Pencils:
Gene Byrnes
Inks:
Gene Byrnes
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gene Byrnes

Genre:
humor; children
Reprints:
  • from Reg'lar Fellers Sunday (Gene Byrnes) 1936.06.14

["Y'can't fool me!"] (Table of Contents)

Daisybelle / comic story / 0.4 page (report information)

Script:
Gene Byrnes
Pencils:
Gene Byrnes
Inks:
Gene Byrnes
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gene Byrnes

Genre:
humor; children
Reprints:
  • from Daisybelle Sunday (Gene Byrnes) 1936.06.14

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Real Magic to Mystify Your Friends / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script:
A. W. Nugent
Pencils:
A. W. Nugent
Inks:
A. W. Nugent
Colors:
?
Letters:
A. W. Nugent

["You men better come in and have some lunch..."] (Table of Contents)

Always Belittlin' / comic story / 0.4 page (report information)

Script:
Percy Crosby
Pencils:
Percy Crosby
Inks:
Percy Crosby
Colors:
?
Letters:
Percy Crosby

Genre:
humor; children
Reprints:
  • from Always Belittlin' Sunday (King Features Syndicate) 1934.05.20

["Who taught him to carry the paper?"] (Table of Contents)

Skippy / comic story / 0.6 page (report information)

Script:
Percy Crosby
Pencils:
Percy Crosby
Inks:
Percy Crosby
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; children
Reprints:
  • from Skippy Sunday (King Features Syndicate) 1934.05.20

["Look!" "Another shiner, huh-?"] (Table of Contents)

Always Belittlin' / comic story / 0.4 page (report information)

Script:
Percy Crosby
Pencils:
Percy Crosby
Inks:
Percy Crosby
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; children
Reprints:
  • from Always Belittlin' Sunday (King Features Syndicate) 1936.10.04

["Ouch!!" "Cut it out!"] (Table of Contents)

Skippy / comic story / 0.6 page (report information)

Script:
Percy Crosby
Pencils:
Percy Crosby
Inks:
Percy Crosby
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; children
Reprints:
  • from Skippy Sunday (King Features Syndicate) 1936.10.04

[The Bridge That Makes the Devil Dizzy] (Table of Contents)

Believe It or Not / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Robert L. Ripley
Pencils:
Robert L. Ripley
Inks:
Robert L. Ripley
Colors:
?
Letters:
Robert L. Ripley

Genre:
non-fiction
Reprints:
  • from Believe It or Not daily (King Features Syndicate) 1935.07.19

["I thought you were a card expoit!"] (Table of Contents)

Reg'lar Fellers / comic story / 0.6 page (report information)

Script:
Gene Byrnes
Pencils:
Gene Byrnes
Inks:
Gene Byrnes
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gene Byrnes

Genre:
humor; children
Reprints:
  • from Reg'lar Fellers Sunday (Gene Byrnes) 1936.06.07

["And for your home work I want you to visit some place..."] (Table of Contents)

Daisybelle / comic story / 0.4 page (report information)

Script:
Gene Byrnes
Pencils:
Gene Byrnes
Inks:
Gene Byrnes
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gene Byrnes

Genre:
humor; children
Reprints:
  • from Daisybelle Sunday (Gene Byrnes) 1936.06.07

["A number of years ago, the Post Office Department announced..."] (Table of Contents)

All-American Stamp Page / text article / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction

[Donora, Pennsylvania] (Table of Contents)

All Americans - Americans All! / text article / 0.8 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (photograph)
Inks:
? (photograph)
Letters:
typeset

["Eggs are forty cents a dozen..."] (Table of Contents)

Mutt & Jeff / comic story / 0.6 page (report information)

Script:
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher]
Pencils:
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher]
Inks:
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher]
Colors:
?
Letters:
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher]

Genre:
humor
Reprints:
  • from Mutt & Jeff Sunday (Bell Syndicate) 1936.04.05

[One Way to Fish] (Table of Contents)

Cicero's Cat / comic story / 0.4 page (report information)

Script:
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher]
Pencils:
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher]
Inks:
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher]
Colors:
?
Letters:
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher]

Genre:
humor
Reprints:
  • from Cicero's Cat Sunday (Bell Syndicate) 1936.04.05

["Oh, boy! That last shot got her right where she sits!"] (Table of Contents)

Toonerville Folks / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Fontaine Fox
Pencils:
Fontaine Fox
Inks:
Fontaine Fox
Colors:
?
Letters:
Fontaine Fox

Genre:
humor
Reprints:
  • from Toonerville Folks Sunday (McNaught Syndicate) 1938.03.27

The "Happy" Family (Table of Contents)

Ben Webster / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Edwin Alger
Pencils:
Edwin Alger
Inks:
Edwin Alger
Colors:
?
Letters:
Edwin Alger

Genre:
adventure

Visitors Not Wanted! (Table of Contents)

Ben Webster / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Edwin Alger
Pencils:
Edwin Alger
Inks:
Edwin Alger
Colors:
?
Letters:
Edwin Alger

Genre:
adventure

Startling Developments! (Table of Contents)

Ben Webster / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Edwin Alger
Pencils:
Edwin Alger
Inks:
Edwin Alger
Colors:
?
Letters:
Edwin Alger

Genre:
adventure

A Desperate Move! (Table of Contents)

Ben Webster / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Edwin Alger
Pencils:
Edwin Alger
Inks:
Edwin Alger
Colors:
?
Letters:
Edwin Alger

Genre:
adventure

["At last I'm on the tracks of Mr. Wiley!"] (Table of Contents)

Wiley of West Point / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Lt. Richard Rick
Pencils:
Lt. Richard Rick
Inks:
Lt. Richard Rick
Colors:
?
Letters:
Lt. Richard Rick

Genre:
adventure

Indexer Notes

Numbered as four pages, but also apparently dated as dailies from 3-18 to 3-30.

["Oh, dear me! My new garter is slipping down!"] (Table of Contents)

Toonerville Folks / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Fontaine Fox
Pencils:
Fontaine Fox
Inks:
Fontaine Fox
Colors:
?
Letters:
Fontaine Fox

Genre:
humor
Reprints:
  • from Toonerville Folks Sunday (McNaught Syndicate) 1938.04.10

["Thanks again, boys and girls of America..."] (Table of Contents)

Movie Comics / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (photograph)
Inks:
? (photograph)
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

House ad for Movie Comics (DC, 1939 series) #3 on the inside back cover.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Hop Harrigan
  2. 1. ["Here's another message to all American boys and girls..."]
  3. 2. ["Patrolling the Pacific sea lanes..."]
    Red, White and Blue
  4. 3. ["There she is Mutt - My new maid!"]
    Mutt & Jeff
  5. 4. [Flirting with a Married Cat]
    Cicero's Cat
  6. 5. ["When Spot Savage warns Diana Kingsley that the Duchess..."]
    Spot Savage
  7. 6. ["Would you boys mind standing up..."]
    Reg'lar Fellers
  8. 7. ["I'd love to go there!"]
    Daisybelle
  9. 8. ["United in death..."]
    Believe It or Not!
  10. 9. ["It's quite lovely, no doubt..."]
    Always Belittlin'
  11. 10. ["What!! Twenty-five cents a pound for butter!"]
    Skippy
  12. 11. ["Do you wanta put on the gloves?"]
    Always Belittlin'
  13. 12. ["Now let's start!"]
    Skippy
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Nugent's Original Puzzles, Games, Tricks & Comics
  15. 14. ["I wanna buy a revolver!"]
    Reg'lar Fellers
  16. 15. ["What do the do when they get tired walking, Daisybelle?"]
    Daisybelle
  17. 16. [John Quigley, Lou Gehrig, Ralph Flanagan]
    All-American Champs
  18. 17. "The Red, White and Beautiful--Long May It Wave..."
  19. 18. ["Sh-h - I'm settin' the hens on my colored Easter eggs..."]
    Mutt & Jeff
  20. 19. [Knocking Over Easter Eggs]
    Cicero's Cat
  21. 20. [Home from a Walk Early]
    Tippie
  22. 21. ["Hey, Hop! Remember your old 'plane that I sold to a movie outfit?"]
    Hop Harrigan
  23. 22. ["Scribbly has just moved to a new neighborhood..."]
    Scribbly
  24. 23. The Mystery Men of Mars [Part 3]
    Adventures in the Unknown
  25. 24. ["Why, whoever heard of that bird being up in these parts!"]
    Toonerville Folks
  26. 25. ["Half of the torn chart which had fluttered from Tubby's hand..."]
    Bobby Thatcher
  27. 26. [Wind-Blown Hat]
    Tippie
  28. 27. ["For Sale Cheap"]
    Mutt & Jeff
  29. 28. [Lamp Light]
    Cicero's Cat
  30. 29. Death's Sweepstakes (Part Two)
    A Jimmy Stone Story
  31. 30. ["Stop makin' all that noise!"]
    Reg'lar Fellers
  32. 31. ["Y'can't fool me!"]
    Daisybelle
  33. 32. [no title indexed]
    Real Magic to Mystify Your Friends
  34. 33. ["You men better come in and have some lunch..."]
    Always Belittlin'
  35. 34. ["Who taught him to carry the paper?"]
    Skippy
  36. 35. ["Look!" "Another shiner, huh-?"]
    Always Belittlin'
  37. 36. ["Ouch!!" "Cut it out!"]
    Skippy
  38. 37. [The Bridge That Makes the Devil Dizzy]
    Believe It or Not
  39. 38. ["I thought you were a card expoit!"]
    Reg'lar Fellers
  40. 39. ["And for your home work I want you to visit some place..."]
    Daisybelle
  41. 40. ["A number of years ago, the Post Office Department announced..."]
    All-American Stamp Page
  42. 41. [Donora, Pennsylvania]
    All Americans - Americans All!
  43. 42. ["Eggs are forty cents a dozen..."]
    Mutt & Jeff
  44. 43. [One Way to Fish]
    Cicero's Cat
  45. 44. ["Oh, boy! That last shot got her right where she sits!"]
    Toonerville Folks
  46. 45. The "Happy" Family
    Ben Webster
  47. 46. Visitors Not Wanted!
    Ben Webster
  48. 47. Startling Developments!
    Ben Webster
  49. 48. A Desperate Move!
    Ben Webster
  50. 49. ["At last I'm on the tracks of Mr. Wiley!"]
    Wiley of West Point
  51. 50. ["Oh, dear me! My new garter is slipping down!"]
    Toonerville Folks
  52. 51. ["Thanks again, boys and girls of America..."]
    Movie Comics
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  • Mike Nielsen
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