New Comics #v1#3
(February 1936)

DC, 1935 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD; 0.15 CAD
Pages:
84
Indicia frequency:
monthly
On-sale date:
1936-02-01
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Allied Newspaper Syndicate, Inc.
Editing:
Malcolm Wheeler-Nicholson (editor, publisher); William H. Cook (managing editor); John F. Mahon (business manager); Vin Sullivan [as Vincent A. Sullivan] (assistant editor)
Color:
Full Color, Duotone, and Black and White
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
Newsprint Interior, Paper Covers (#1-6); Glossy Covers (#7-11)
Binding:
Saddle-Stitched

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Jibby Jones / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Vin Sullivan (signed)
Inks:
Vin Sullivan (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

[Indicia] (Table of Contents: 1)

credits, title page / 0.2 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

Now Is the Time for a Chemistry Set (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

The Pastime Novelty Co. / advertisement / 0.4 page (report information)

This Bike Can Be Yours (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

The Crowell Publishing Co. / advertisement / 0.4 page (report information)

AOC....? (Table of Contents: 4)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Malcolm Wheeler-Nicholson
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
AOC stands for All Original Comics.

Indexer Notes

editorial

[The Train Robbery, Part 2] (Table of Contents: 5)

Captain Bill of the Rangers / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
W. M. Allison
Pencils:
W. M. Allison
Inks:
W. M. Allison
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Captain Bill; Bob; Johnny; Jane

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6)

Sir Loin of Beef / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
R. G. Leffingwell
Pencils:
R. G. Leffingwell
Inks:
R. G. Leffingwell
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
M'lord - After feast like that - I want sleep!

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7)

Jibby Jones / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Vin Sullivan (signed)
Pencils:
Vin Sullivan (signed)
Inks:
Vin Sullivan (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
So there ya' are!
Genre:
humor

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8)

Billy the Kid / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Whitney Ellsworth
Pencils:
Whitney Ellsworth [as Whit Ellsworth] (signed)
Inks:
Whitney Ellsworth [as Whit Ellsworth] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
Hey, Billy! I've got a new game!
Genre:
children
Characters:
Billy

Indexer Notes

last appearance

[Knife Ambush, Part 3] (Table of Contents: 9)

Sagebrush N' Cactus / comic story / 1.83 pages (report information)

Script:
R. G. Leffingwell
Pencils:
R. G. Leffingwell (signed)
Inks:
R. G. Leffingwell (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Sagebruch; Cactus
Synopsis:
Our heroes strike gold and try to cover up their mine so they can go into town for more equipment.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10)

Fanny / comic story / 0.17 page (report information)

Script:
R. G. Leffingwell
Pencils:
R. G. Leffingwell (signed)
Inks:
R. G. Leffingwell (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 11)

Peter and Ho-lah-an / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
R. H. Livingstone [as Liv]
Pencils:
R. H. Livingstone [as Liv]
Inks:
R. H. Livingstone [as Liv]
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
Bring trap. I show you prarie [sic] dog village.

[The Secret Cruise, Part 3] (Table of Contents: 12)

Ray and Gail / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Clem Gretter
Pencils:
Clem Gretter
Inks:
Clem Gretter
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Willie Gewgaw; Ray; Gail; Joe Macula (introduction, villain)
Synopsis:
Joe searches for the treasure map and is discovered.

[The Stagecoach, Part 2] (Table of Contents: 13)

J. Worthington Blimp, Esq. / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

17-20 On the Black [Part 3] (Table of Contents: 14)

Jim Gale / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Tom Cooper
Pencils:
Tom Cooper
Inks:
Tom Cooper
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Jim Gale; Kim; Miss Valen; Frog Morton (villain)
Synopsis:
Miss Valen's pearls are stolen.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 15)

Dickie Duck / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Matt Curzon
Pencils:
Matt Curzon
Inks:
Matt Curzon
Letters:
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
Dickie throw this garbage in the can and come right back...
Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Dickie Duck

The Mystery of the Gold Pieces (Table of Contents: 16)

text story / 4.33 pages (report information)

Script:
Wallace Kirk
Letters:
typeset

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 17)

illustration / 1.33 pages (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

2 stills from current films.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 18) (Expand) /

New Fun Comics / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 19)

The Book Shelf / text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Carson Smith
Pencils:
Bill Cook
Inks:
Bill Cook
Letters:
typeset

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 20)

Chikko Chakko / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Ellis Edwards
Pencils:
Ellis Edwards
Inks:
Ellis Edwards
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
No go, Chikko?

[Episode One] (Table of Contents: 21)

King Arthur / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Rafael Astarita
Pencils:
Rafael Astarita
Inks:
Rafael Astarita
Letters:
?

Genre:
historical
Characters:
King Arthur (introduction); Guinevere (introduction); Lancelot (introduction); Lynette (introduction); Gareth (introduction)
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 22)

Dare-Devil Dunk / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Randall
Pencils:
Stan Randall
Inks:
Stan Randall
Letters:
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
No, we don't need a stuntman just now...
Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

last appearance

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 23)

Just Suppose / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
A. D. Kiefer
Pencils:
H. C. Kiefer
Inks:
H. C. Kiefer
Letters:
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
That Harold, Saxon king of England, had granted his brother land...

Guy Hoot's Reposoir (Table of Contents: 24)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Clem Gretter
Pencils:
Clem Gretter
Inks:
Clem Gretter
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 25)

King Bozo / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
John Patterson
Pencils:
John Patterson
Inks:
John Patterson
Letters:
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
What! 10 Bucks last month for pork chops!
Genre:
humor
Characters:
King Bozo; Henry

Indexer Notes

only appearance

The Circus Is Comin' (Table of Contents: 26)

cartoon / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Whitney Ellsworth
Pencils:
Whitney Ellsworth [as Whit Ellsworth] (signed)
Inks:
Whitney Ellsworth [as Whit Ellsworth] (signed)
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 27)

Luke McGluke / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
John Peterson
Pencils:
John Peterson
Inks:
John Peterson
Letters:
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
Bang! Clank! Brrrrr! Brrrr!
Genre:
humor
Characters:
Luke McGluke (introduction, only appearance)

Court Chuckles (Table of Contents: 28)

cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script:
S. M. Iger [as Maxwell]
Pencils:
S. M. Iger [as Maxwell]
Inks:
S. M. Iger [as Maxwell]
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

Lesson 3: Hands and Feet (Table of Contents: 29)

Cartoon Corner / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Stan Randall [as Stanley] (signed)
Pencils:
Stan Randall [as Stanley] (signed)
Inks:
Stan Randall [as Stanley] (signed)
Letters:
Stan Randall

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 30)

Jibby Jones / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Vin Sullivan (signed)
Pencils:
Vin Sullivan (signed)
Inks:
Vin Sullivan (signed)
Letters:
Vin Sullivan

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
The larger half of the turkey 'wishbone'...
Genre:
children

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 31)

Sara Lou Sunshine / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Emma C. McKean
Pencils:
Emma C. McKean
Inks:
Emma C. McKean
Letters:
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
Sweet Sara is a lovely child...
Genre:
humor; children
Characters:
Sara Lou Sunshine (introduction)

[Sons of the Red Cormorant, Part 3] (Table of Contents: 32)

"Wing" Walker / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as Thor]
Pencils:
? [as Thor]
Inks:
? [as Thor]
Letters:
?

Genre:
aviation
Characters:
Nipper (villain); Red Cormorant (villain)

Indexer Notes

last appearance

Love Thy Neighbor (Table of Contents: 33)

Beany / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Vin Sullivan (signed)
Pencils:
Vin Sullivan (signed)
Inks:
Vin Sullivan (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Indexer Notes

last appearance

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 34)

It's Magic / activity / 1.33 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as Andrini, the Great]
Pencils:
Bill Cook
Inks:
Bill Cook
Letters:
typeset

Big Premium Offer (Table of Contents: 35) (Expand) /

New Comics / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.67 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 36)

Hobbies / text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 37)

The Radio Dialer / text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
A. R. Lane
Letters:
typeset

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 38)

Worth-While Films to Watch For / text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 39)

Freddie Bell / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Matt Curzon
Pencils:
Matt Curzon
Inks:
Matt Curzon
Letters:
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
With all these holdups going on...
Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

last appearance

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 40)

Needles / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Al Stahl
Pencils:
Al Stahl
Inks:
Al Stahl
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
Man Injured When Flower Pot Falls from Window Sill
Genre:
humor

[The Time Machine, Part 3] (Table of Contents: 41)

Strange Adventures of Mr. Weed / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction

[Episode Two] (Table of Contents: 42)

Castaway Island / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Tom Cooper
Pencils:
Tom Cooper
Inks:
Tom Cooper
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Larry; Dot; Dougal MacDougald (introduction); Blackface (Introduction, villain)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 43)

Dear Old Dad / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Whitney Ellsworth
Pencils:
Whitney Ellsworth [as Whit] (signed)
Inks:
Whitney Ellsworth [as Whit] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
Somebody in the office has been swiping my cigars...
Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

only appearance

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 44)

Licorice / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Vin Sullivan (signed)
Pencils:
Vin Sullivan (signed)
Inks:
Vin Sullivan (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
Oh-oh!! It's startin' to rain!
Genre:
humor
Characters:
Licorice (only appearance)

A Pickle Complex! (Table of Contents: 45)

Capt. Spiniker / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Tom Cooper
Pencils:
Tom Cooper
Inks:
Tom Cooper
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure

[Episode 3] (Table of Contents: 46)

Vikings / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Malcolm Wheeler-Nicholson?
Pencils:
R. H. Livingstone
Inks:
R. H. Livingstone
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
historical

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 47)

Federal Men / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Jerry Siegel
Pencils:
Joe Shuster
Inks:
Joe Shuster
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
Morton Brent, a wealthy plane manufacturer...
Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
Morton Brent, Jr. (introduction, villain); Grayson (introduction)
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 48)

It's a Dern Lie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
R. G. Leffingwell
Pencils:
R. G. Leffingwell (signed)
Inks:
R. G. Leffingwell (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
Wun day we heered a commotion...

You Can Be a Master... If You Want (Table of Contents: 49) (Expand) /

The Pastime Novelty Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Factory to You (Table of Contents: 50) (Expand) /

Remington Rand / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Jibby Jones
  2. 1. [Indicia]
  3. 2. Now Is the Time for a Chemistry Set
    The Pastime Novelty Co.
  4. 3. This Bike Can Be Yours
    The Crowell Publishing Co.
  5. 4. AOC....?
  6. 5. [The Train Robbery, Part 2]
    Captain Bill of the Rangers
  7. 6. ["M'lord - After feast like that - I want sleep!"]
    Sir Loin of Beef
  8. 7. ["So there ya' are!"]
    Jibby Jones
  9. 8. ["Hey, Billy! I've got a new game!"]
    Billy the Kid
  10. 9. [Knife Ambush, Part 3]
    Sagebrush N' Cactus
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Fanny
  12. 11. ["Bring trap. I show you prarie [sic] dog village."]
    Peter and Ho-lah-an
  13. 12. [The Secret Cruise, Part 3]
    Ray and Gail
  14. 13. [The Stagecoach, Part 2]
    J. Worthington Blimp, Esq.
  15. 14. 17-20 On the Black [Part 3]
    Jim Gale
  16. 15. ["Dickie throw this garbage in the can and come right back..."]
    Dickie Duck
  17. 16. The Mystery of the Gold Pieces
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
  19. 18. [no title indexed]
    New Fun Comics
  20. 19. [no title indexed]
    The Book Shelf
  21. 20. ["No go, Chikko?"]
    Chikko Chakko
  22. 21. [Episode One]
    King Arthur
  23. 22. ["No, we don't need a stuntman just now..."]
    Dare-Devil Dunk
  24. 23. ["That Harold, Saxon king of England, had granted his brother land..."]
    Just Suppose
  25. 24. Guy Hoot's Reposoir
  26. 25. ["What! 10 Bucks last month for pork chops!"]
    King Bozo
  27. 26. The Circus Is Comin'
  28. 27. ["Bang! Clank! Brrrrr! Brrrr!"]
    Luke McGluke
  29. 28. Court Chuckles
  30. 29. Lesson 3: Hands and Feet
    Cartoon Corner
  31. 30. ["The larger half of the turkey 'wishbone'..."]
    Jibby Jones
  32. 31. ["Sweet Sara is a lovely child..."]
    Sara Lou Sunshine
  33. 32. [Sons of the Red Cormorant, Part 3]
    "Wing" Walker
  34. 33. Love Thy Neighbor
    Beany
  35. 34. [no title indexed]
    It's Magic
  36. 35. Big Premium Offer
    New Comics
  37. 36. [no title indexed]
    Hobbies
  38. 37. [no title indexed]
    The Radio Dialer
  39. 38. [no title indexed]
    Worth-While Films to Watch For
  40. 39. ["With all these holdups going on..."]
    Freddie Bell
  41. 40. ["Man Injured When Flower Pot Falls from Window Sill"]
    Needles
  42. 41. [The Time Machine, Part 3]
    Strange Adventures of Mr. Weed
  43. 42. [Episode Two]
    Castaway Island
  44. 43. ["Somebody in the office has been swiping my cigars..."]
    Dear Old Dad
  45. 44. ["Oh-oh!! It's startin' to rain!"]
    Licorice
  46. 45. A Pickle Complex!
    Capt. Spiniker
  47. 46. [Episode 3]
    Vikings
  48. 47. ["Morton Brent, a wealthy plane manufacturer..."]
    Federal Men
  49. 48. ["Wun day we heered a commotion..."]
    It's a Dern Lie
  50. 49. You Can Be a Master... If You Want
    The Pastime Novelty Co.
  51. 50. Factory to You
    Remington Rand
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Henry Andrews
  • Bob Hughes
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Gregory Fischer
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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