(August 1947)

Columbia, 1942 Series
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Volume:
8
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Columbia Comic Corporation
Editing:
Thomas DeAngelo (Managing Editor)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Sparky Watts / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

["Sparky, you say that the cyclone sucked you..."] (Table of Contents)

Sparky Watts / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Boody Rogers
Pencils:
Boody Rogers
Inks:
Boody Rogers
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; superhero

["Dixie is having her first date with her boss..."] (Table of Contents)

Dixie Dugan / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
romance
Reprints:
  • newspaper strips [dates unknown]

["You don't have to carry that gun all the time, Uncle Phil..."] (Table of Contents)

Mickey Finn / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Lank Leonard (signed)
Pencils:
Lank Leonard (signed)
Inks:
Lank Leonard (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Reprints:
  • newspaper strips [dates unknown]

["'Tis high time fer me to haul these lobster pots in..."] (Table of Contents)

Cranberry Boggs / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

Trouble For Everyone (Table of Contents)

Bumpy / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Mart Bailey
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
humor

["The bell hops will show you to your room..."] (Table of Contents)

Brass Knuckles / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Mart Bailey [as Marty Marion]
Pencils:
Mart Bailey
Inks:
Mart Bailey
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

["Skyman has heard from King Varseles..."] (Table of Contents)

Skyman / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ogden Whitney
Inks:
Ogden Whitney
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
aviation; superhero
Characters:
Skyman [Allen Turner]; Adolf Hitler (villain)

Indexer Notes

Art credits revised from ? to Ogden Whitney by Robert Kennedy. Upon close inspection of art scans of these stories by him at the Digital Comics Museum, he firmly believes the story to have been drawn by Whitney.

["Let's make some spears and play we are hunting."] (Table of Contents)

Bo / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
animal
Reprints:
  • newspaper strips [dates unknown]

"Well, well--if it ain't 'Jumpin'-Johnnie'!" (Table of Contents)

Hollywood Johnnie / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Renny McEvoy
Pencils:
Jim Fabian
Inks:
Jim Fabian
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

["This is the first date we've had since I left the hospital..."] (Table of Contents)

Tony Trent / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Mart Bailey
Pencils:
Mart Bailey
Inks:
Mart Bailey
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Sparky Watts
  2. 1. ["Sparky, you say that the cyclone sucked you..."]
    Sparky Watts
  3. 2. ["Dixie is having her first date with her boss..."]
    Dixie Dugan
  4. 3. ["You don't have to carry that gun all the time, Uncle Phil..."]
    Mickey Finn
  5. 4. ["'Tis high time fer me to haul these lobster pots in..."]
    Cranberry Boggs
  6. 5. Trouble For Everyone
    Bumpy
  7. 6. ["The bell hops will show you to your room..."]
    Brass Knuckles
  8. 7. ["Skyman has heard from King Varseles..."]
    Skyman
  9. 8. ["Let's make some spears and play we are hunting."]
    Bo
  10. 9. "Well, well--if it ain't 'Jumpin'-Johnnie'!"
    Hollywood Johnnie
  11. 10. ["This is the first date we've had since I left the hospital..."]
    Tony Trent
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Lou Mougin
  • Henry Andrews
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