Comedy #8
(Fall 1951)

Marvel, 1951? Series
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Volume
2
Price
0.25 USD
Pages
100
Indicia Frequency
quarterly
On-sale Date
1951-09-20
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Stadium Publishing Corporation
Editing
?

Issue Notes

Contents copyright 1951 by Timely Features, Inc. On sale date as given in the copyright application as listed in the Catalog of Copyright Entries, Periodicals, July-December 1951, page 191, registration number B320466.

The Lost Horizon (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
? (photograph)
Inks
? (photograph)
Colors
? (logo)
Letters
typeset

Genre
adventure
Characters
Unidentified man (photograph); Isabel Jewell [as Gloria] (photograph)

Indexer Notes

There is a 1937 movie titled The Lost Horizon and this could be a publicity photo with actress Isabel Jewell playing the part of Gloria. It is also possible that the cover photo and title have nothing to do with that motion picture.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1)

cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
Bill Wenzel
Pencils
Bill Wenzel (signed as Wenzel)
Inks
Bill Wenzel (signed as Wenzel)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I wish you would keep this sign out of the sample room
Genre
humor
Characters
blonde woman; male boss
Keywords
motivational sign

Indexer Notes

Page 4.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2)

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Script
Stanley Rayon
Pencils
Stanley Rayon (signed as Rayon)
Inks
Stanley Rayon (signed as Rayon)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Now slip your dress back on -
Genre
humor
Characters
male talent agent; blonde woman
Keywords
variety acts; vaudeville

Indexer Notes

Page 5. Rayon's signature appears on the desk, obscured by a gray ink wash.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3)

cartoon / 0.2 page (report information)

Script
Ray Helle
Pencils
Ray Helle (signed)
Inks
Ray Helle (signed)

Genre
humor
Characters
woman in a horse costume; man in a horse costume
Synopsis
The man in the costume heads for the men's room; the woman objects.
Keywords
horse costume; local 671; masquerade ball; men's room

Indexer Notes

Page 6. Printed cartoon measures only 2 x 2.5 inches.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4)

cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
Stanley Rayon
Pencils
Stanley Rayon (signed as Rayon)
Inks
Stanley Rayon (signed as Rayon)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
You must keep your mind occupied too!
Genre
humor
Characters
medical doctor; blonde woman
Keywords
doctor's office; lingerie; nylons

Indexer Notes

Page 7.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5)

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Script
Joe Buresch
Pencils
Joe Buresch (signed as Buresch)
Inks
Joe Buresch (signed as Buresch)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Let's stop a minute and introduce ourselves!
Genre
humor
Characters
blonde woman; man
Keywords
beach; palm tree; swimsuit

Indexer Notes

Page 8.

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

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Script
Bo Brown
Pencils
Bo Brown (signed)
Inks
Bo Brown (signed)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Send the kids out to look for me!
Genre
humor
Characters
man in phone booth; men at bar; bartender
Keywords
drunk; Keen's Bar & Grill; telephone booth

Indexer Notes

Page 9.

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

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Script
Reamer Keller
Pencils
Reamer Keller (signed)
Inks
Reamer Keller (signed)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
That's a woman for you! After I've given her the best years
Genre
humor
Characters
two convicts
Keywords
bunk beds; prison cell

Indexer Notes

Page 10.

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

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Script
George Wolfe
Pencils
George Wolfe (signed)
Inks
George Wolfe (signed)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I wonder if you'd change places with me -
Genre
humor
Characters
woman with hat; man in suit; theater patrons
Keywords
fur wrap; theatre

Indexer Notes

Page 11.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9)

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Script
C. T. Waters
Pencils
C. T. Waters (signed)
Inks
C. T. Waters (signed)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The next eight hours of silence
Genre
humor
Characters
woman in gown; men in broadcast booth
Keywords
broadcast booth; microphone; radio station

Indexer Notes

Page 12.

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

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Script
George Reckas (signed as Geo. Reckas)
Pencils
George Reckas (signed as Geo. Reckas)
Inks
George Reckas (signed as Geo. Reckas)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Our strategy to lure him out of position worked!
Genre
humor; sports
Characters
woman hockey player; goalie; two hockey players
Keywords
ice hockey; net; puck

Indexer Notes

Page 13.

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

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Script
?
Pencils
? [as Shaffer] (signed)
Inks
? [as Shaffer] (signed)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
We call it the 'no peace' bathing suuit -
Genre
humor
Characters
brunette in swimsuit; sales woman
Keywords
bathing suit; Nuf-Sun Swim Suits

Indexer Notes

Page 14. Cartoonist is not Kurt Schaffenberger. "Suit" is misspelled as "Suuit" in title.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 12)

cartoon / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Reamer Keller
Pencils
Reamer Keller (signed)
Inks
Reamer Keller (signed)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
People are winning too much money on radio programs!
Genre
humor
Characters
two business men
Keywords
Easy Loan Co.; office

Indexer Notes

Page 15.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 13)

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Script
C. Johnson
Pencils
C. Johnson (signed)
Inks
C. Johnson (signed)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The trouble was I forgot how to ride my bike.
Genre
humor
Characters
boxer; two trainers
Keywords
boxing; dressing room

Indexer Notes

Page 16.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 14)

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Script
William Boserman
Pencils
William Boserman [as Boserman] (signed)
Inks
William Boserman [as Boserman] (signed)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I wouldn't be seen in one of those new bathing suits!
Genre
humor
Characters
man with mustache; woman on rock
Keywords
stream; undressing

Indexer Notes

Page 17.

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

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Script
Joey Oakes (signed as J. Oakes)
Pencils
Joey Oakes (signed as J. Oakes)
Inks
Joey Oakes (signed as J. Oakes)

Genre
humor
Characters
hat check woman
Keywords
coats; hats; masquerade ball

Indexer Notes

Page 20.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 16)

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Script
George Posner [as Posner] (signed)
Pencils
Paul Murry [as Posner Murry] (signed)
Inks
Paul Murry [as Posner Murry] (signed)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I think I have something here
Genre
humor
Characters
blonde at desk; man in suit
Keywords
busty; employment service

Indexer Notes

Page 21, top half.

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

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Script
Dick Cavalli
Pencils
Dick Cavalli (signed as Cavalli)
Inks
Dick Cavalli (signed as Cavalli)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
It was Cassidey's idea - filling the tank
Genre
humor
Characters
four women on sidewalk; two men in truck
Synopsis
Street cleaners use compressed air instead of water.
Keywords
public works truck

Indexer Notes

Page 21, bottom half.

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

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Script
Merrylen Townsend
Pencils
Merrylen Townsend (signed as merrylen)
Inks
Merrylen Townsend (signed as merrylen)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
If you buy me a wrist watch I won't be late
Genre
humor
Characters
woman; man
Keywords
jeweler; watches; window shopping

Indexer Notes

Page 22.

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

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Script
Bill Wenzel
Pencils
Bill Wenzel (signed as Wenzel)
Inks
Bill Wenzel (signed as Wenzel)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Step back - you're out of focus-
Genre
humor
Characters
man; woman with camera
Keywords
beach; camera; ocean

Indexer Notes

Page 23.

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

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Script
Lowell Hoppes
Pencils
Lowell Hoppes (signed as Hoppes)
Inks
Lowell Hoppes (signed as Hoppes)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
She not only puts up a good front -
Genre
humor
Characters
blonde at desk; brunette standing; brunette walking
Keywords
desk; office

Indexer Notes

Page 24.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 21)

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Script
Les Colin
Pencils
Les Colin (signed)
Inks
Les Colin (signed)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Did you ever have the feeling you're being watched?
Genre
humor
Characters
two men
Keywords
Dimout Television; factory

Indexer Notes

Page 25.

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

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Script
Bill Wenzel
Pencils
Bill Wenzel (signed as Wenzel)
Inks
Bill Wenzel (signed as Wenzel)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Have you seen that stinking husband of mine!
Genre
humor
Characters
brunette; husband; wife
Keywords
fur coat

Indexer Notes

Page 26.

[Jest Magazine] (Table of Contents: 23) (Expand) /

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 24)

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Script
Al Ellis
Pencils
Al Ellis (signed)
Inks
Al Ellis (signed)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
So that's what you mean by follow through!
Genre
humor
Characters
woman; man
Keywords
ping pong; table tennis

Indexer Notes

Page 28.

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

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Script
Art Jackson
Pencils
Art Jackson (signed)
Inks
Art Jackson (signed)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
All day long at the mint I hear nothing but -
Genre
humor
Characters
husband reading newspaper; wife
Keywords
apartment

Indexer Notes

Page 29.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 26)

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Script
Matt Curzon (idea)
Pencils
Matt Curzon (signed)
Inks
Matt Curzon (signed)

Genre
humor
Characters
vagabond; policeman
Synopsis
A vagabond leaves a bank with a bag of money on his stick.
Keywords
national bank

Indexer Notes

Page 30. Printed cartoon measures only 2 x 2.5 inches.

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

cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
A. Cramer (signed as A Cramer)
Pencils
A. Cramer (signed as A Cramer)
Inks
A. Cramer (signed as A Cramer)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
And quit calling me lady - I hate hypocrisy!
Genre
humor
Characters
woman driver; policeman
Keywords
automobile

Indexer Notes

Page 31.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 28)

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Script
Joey Oakes (signed as J. Oakes)
Pencils
Joey Oakes (signed as J. Oakes)
Inks
Joey Oakes (signed as J. Oakes)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I'll drive you home when it stops raining.
Genre
humor
Characters
man; woman
Keywords
garden hose; tuxedo; window

Indexer Notes

Page 32.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 29)

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Script
William Boserman
Pencils
William Boserman [as Boserman] (signed)
Inks
William Boserman [as Boserman] (signed)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Medical science believes that some headaches
Genre
humor
Characters
doctor; female patient
Keywords
doctor's office; eye chart

Indexer Notes

Page 33.

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

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Script
Jim Ling
Pencils
Jim Ling (signed)
Inks
Jim Ling (signed)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
That haint no rattlesnake, paw
Genre
humor
Characters
paw; maw
Keywords
hillbillies; moon shine

Indexer Notes

Page 34.

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

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Script
Reamer Keller
Pencils
Reamer Keller (signed as R. K.)
Inks
Reamer Keller (signed as R. K.)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
He scared me out of marriage telling me about the tight spots
Genre
humor
Characters
three showgirls
Keywords
backstage; theatre

Indexer Notes

Page 36.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 32)

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Script
Joey Oakes (signed as J. Oakes)
Pencils
Joey Oakes (signed as J. Oakes)
Inks
Joey Oakes (signed as J. Oakes)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I'm the water boy.
Genre
humor; sports
Characters
football players; women in gowns
Synopsis
Homecoming football rally with all the players bandaged and bruised except the water boy.
Keywords
college football

Indexer Notes

Page 37.

[Danger! High Explosives!] (Table of Contents: 33)

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Script
Courtney Dunkel (idea)
Pencils
Courtney Dunkel (signed)
Inks
Courtney Dunkel (signed)
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor
Characters
sign painter
Synopsis
The painter runs away from a sign he painted.

Indexer Notes

Page 42. Three-panel gag. Artwork is reduced in size taking up only a space 2 inches by 2.50 inches.

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

cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
? [as G. K.] (signed)
Inks
? [as G. K.] (signed)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I knew you'd break out of your slump sometime!
Genre
humor; sports
Characters
baseball player; wife; three babies
Keywords
baseball; hospital; maternity

Indexer Notes

Page 44.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 35)

cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
George Posner (signed)
Pencils
? [as Metcalfe] (signed)
Inks
? [as Metcalfe] (signed)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Yep! Our Marge's very economical.
Genre
humor
Characters
Marge; man; woman
Keywords
hillbillies

Indexer Notes

Page 45.

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

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Script
?
Pencils
? [as Faletti] (signed)
Inks
? [as Faletti] (signed)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I got the idea from pictures of the atom bomb tests.
Genre
humor
Characters
woman; man
Keywords
atom bomb; sofa

Indexer Notes

Page 46.

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

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Script
Stanley Rayon
Pencils
Stanley Rayon (signed as Rayon)
Inks
Stanley Rayon (signed as Rayon)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Did many people slam the door in your face today, dear?
Genre
humor
Characters
salesman; wife
Keywords
door; Super Brush Co.

Indexer Notes

Page 47.

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

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Script
Erich Sokol ?
Pencils
Erich Sokol (signed as Sokol)
Inks
Erich Sokol (signed as Sokol)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Mr. Sleeze is really trying to catch up
Genre
humor
Characters
Mr. Sleeze; secretary; office workers
Keywords
halloween mask

Indexer Notes

Page 48. Early Erich Sokol art in black and white, or another artist named Sokol?

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

cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
Stanley Rayon
Pencils
Stanley Rayon (signed as Rayon)
Inks
Stanley Rayon (signed as Rayon)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I don't know what has come over me lately, doctor -
Genre
humor
Characters
doctor; female patient
Keywords
psychiatrist

Indexer Notes

Page 49.

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

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Script
George Posner (signed)
Pencils
Paul Murry [as Posner Murry] (signed)
Inks
Paul Murry [as Posner Murry] (signed)

Genre
humor
Characters
two men; three women
Keywords
bus stop; jack hammers

Indexer Notes

Page 52.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 41)

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Script
Glenn R. Bernhardt (signed as Bernhardt)
Pencils
Glenn R. Bernhardt (signed as Bernhardt)
Inks
Glenn R. Bernhardt (signed as Bernhardt)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
He never touches the stuff!
Genre
humor
Characters
bartender; three patrons
Keywords
bar; drinking

Indexer Notes

Page 53.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 42)

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Script
Bill Wenzel
Pencils
Bill Wenzel (signed as Wenzel)
Inks
Bill Wenzel (signed as Wenzel)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Sure this place has culture, dear. . . nice physical culture-
Genre
humor
Characters
dancer; husband; wife
Keywords
night club

Indexer Notes

Page 54.

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

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Script
Frank Beaven
Pencils
Frank Beaven (signed as Rekoj)
Inks
Frank Beaven (signed as Rekoj)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I'm really very bashful, ma'am- I always work below decks!
Genre
humor
Characters
sailor; blonde
Keywords
apartment; date; sofa

Indexer Notes

Page 55.

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

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Script
George Posner [as Posner] (signed)
Pencils
Paul Murry [as Posner Murry] (signed)
Inks
Paul Murry [as Posner Murry] (signed)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I'm afraid I won't be able to take dictation
Genre
humor
Characters
secretary; Mr. Jones (boss)
Keywords
office

Indexer Notes

Page 56.

[Stare now on sale ! !] (Table of Contents: 45) (Expand) /

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 46)

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Script
Norman Hoifield (idea)
Pencils
Norman Hoifield [as Norman] (signed)
Inks
Norman Hoifield [as Norman] (signed)

Genre
humor
Characters
Mexican man; woman
Synopsis
A man's eyes follow a woman through his sombrero.
Keywords
siesta; sombrero

Indexer Notes

Page 58.

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

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Script
Bo Brown
Pencils
Bo Brown (signed)
Inks
Bo Brown (signed)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Is she decent?
Genre
humor
Characters
minister; woman; female on television
Keywords
man of the cloth; television

Indexer Notes

Page 60.

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

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Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
You think if I gave them a little more exposure
Genre
humor
Characters
store clerk; woman in bathing suit
Keywords
bikini; camara shop; Mighty Mite cameras

Indexer Notes

Page 61. Artist has signed with an illegible signature ending in "er".

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 49)

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Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
It keeps 'em from shrinking!
Genre
humor
Characters
woman behind fence; woman; young boy
Keywords
clothes line; laundry; pants

Indexer Notes

Page 62. There may be a signature in the lower left corner, but it is not legible.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 50)

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Script
Bill Wenzel
Pencils
Bill Wenzel (signed as Wenzel)
Inks
Bill Wenzel (signed as Wenzel)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
We don't have any magazines - care to do a few exercises
Genre
humor
Characters
salesman; receptionist
Keywords
dumb bells; Yankee Athletic Equipment Co.

Indexer Notes

Page 63.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 51)

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Script
Al Ross
Pencils
Al Ross (signed as Ross)
Inks
Al Ross (signed as Ross)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Can't I come in and see how the other half of you lives?
Genre
humor
Characters
woman; man
Keywords
doorway; fur wrap

Indexer Notes

Page 64.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 52)

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Script
Reamer Keller
Pencils
Reamer Keller (signed as R. K.)
Inks
Reamer Keller (signed as R. K.)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
There was something missing when I got her.
Genre
humor
Characters
woman in car; husband; mechanic
Keywords
automobile; garage

Indexer Notes

Page 65.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 53)

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Script
Courtney Dunkel (idea)
Pencils
Courtney Dunkel (signed)
Inks
Courtney Dunkel (signed)

Genre
humor; sports
Characters
umpire; catcher; batter; umpire's wife
Synopsis
The crowd objects to the umpire's call; and so does his wife.
Keywords
baseball; bottles

Indexer Notes

Page 66. A four-panel gag.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 54)

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Script
George Davis
Pencils
George Davis (signed)
Inks
George Davis (signed)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
My goodness it's hot in here -
Genre
humor
Characters
two showgirls
Keywords
dressing room; engagement ring

Indexer Notes

Page 68.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 55)

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Script
Frank Beaven
Pencils
Frank Beaven (signed as Rekoj)
Inks
Frank Beaven (signed as Rekoj)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I may not belong to the horsey set
Genre
humor
Characters
woman; older gentleman
Keywords
embrace; sofa

Indexer Notes

Page 69.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 56)

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Script
Courtney Dunkel (idea)
Pencils
Courtney Dunkel (signed)
Inks
Courtney Dunkel (signed)

Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
cat; mouse
Synopsis
The mouse gets even with a cat.
Keywords
boxing glove

Indexer Notes

Page 70.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 57)

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Script
Bo Brown (idea)
Pencils
Bo Brown (signed)
Inks
Bo Brown (signed)

Genre
humor
Characters
woman skier; male skier
Synopsis
A woman goes down the slope in a chair.
Keywords
skiing

Indexer Notes

Page 71.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 58)

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Script
?
Pencils
Dan Koerner ? [as K.] (signed)
Inks
Dan Koerner ? [as K.] (signed)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
This is Mr. Abbott . . . Mr. Abbott has a dreadful fear of fires.
Genre
humor
Characters
Mr. Abbott; man with bow tie; woman in gown
Keywords
13; fire axe; fire extinguisher; fireman's hat

Indexer Notes

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George Davis
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George Davis (signed)
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George Davis (signed)
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I didn't start admitting my age until
Genre
humor
Characters
two women
Keywords
lingerie; underwear

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Norman Hoifield
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Norman Hoifield [as Norman] (signed)
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Norman Hoifield [as Norman] (signed)
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Before you say anything, Mrs. Vanderhoof
Genre
humor
Characters
maid; Mr. Vanderhoof; Mrs.Vanderhoof
Keywords
fur coat; servant; sofa

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A. Cramer (signed as A Cramer)
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A. Cramer (signed as A Cramer)
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A. Cramer (signed as A Cramer)
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He showed me his bomb shelter, and I tell you it isn't safe.
Genre
humor
Characters
two women
Keywords
crescent moon; doorway

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Dick Cavalli
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Dick Cavalli (signed as Cavalli)
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Dick Cavalli (signed as Cavalli)
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I didn't really do anything - after they tied me up they just
Genre
humor
Characters
brunette woman; blonde woman
Keywords
newspaper; safe crackers; steno

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J. Bishop
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J. Bishop (signed)
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J. Bishop (signed)
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
I get tired of signing hotel registers!
Genre
humor
Characters
hotel clerk; man
Keywords
hotel register

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Dan Koerner
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Dan Koerner (signed)
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Dan Koerner (signed)
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You're not mad at me because I can't dance - are you?
Genre
humor
Characters
woman; man
Keywords
dance; garden; moon

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Art Jackson
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Art Jackson (signed)
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Art Jackson (signed)
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Where can a guy get a caddy around here?
Genre
humor; sports
Characters
store clerk; golfer
Keywords
golf; market basket

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A. Cramer (signed as A Cramer)
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A. Cramer (signed as A Cramer)
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A. Cramer (signed as A Cramer)
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
I didn't realize you were such an outdoor girl indoors.
Genre
humor
Characters
woman; man
Keywords
sofa; stockings

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The Only Magazine With Jest Propulsion! (Table of Contents: 67) (Expand) /

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Ray Dabbs
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Ray Dabbs (signed)
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Ray Dabbs (signed)
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It's made of squirrels' tails!
Genre
humor
Characters
two women
Keywords
squirrels

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George Posner [as Posner] (signed)
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Paul Murry [as Posner Murry] (signed)
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Paul Murry [as Posner Murry] (signed)
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Well, Ed, what do you think of the stuff
Genre
humor
Characters
Ed; man at bar; two bartenders; woman at bar
Keywords
bar room

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Al Ross ?
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Al Ross ?
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Al Ross ?
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Your resistance is low - you have an excess of vitamin M-M-M.
Genre
humor
Characters
woman; doctor
Keywords
doctor's office; stethoscope

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William Hendrix
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William Hendrix (signed)
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William Hendrix (signed)
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- and don't be lookin' over my shoulder while I work
Genre
humor
Characters
woman in bathtub; plumber
Keywords
Atlas Plumbers Inc.; bath tub; sink

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George Posner [as Posner] (signed)
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? [as Metcalfe] (signed)
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? [as Metcalfe] (signed)
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
You have the wanderlust, sir?
Genre
humor
Characters
man; female travel agent
Keywords
hemisphere; travel agency

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?
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? [as Small '47] (signed)
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? [as Small '47] (signed)
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hello, Ajax Auto School - I'll be a little late
Genre
humor
Characters
woman; two men
Keywords
automobile crash; gas station; telephone booth

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J. Monahan
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J. Monahan (signed)
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You'll never make the team, Miss Stacy, unless
Genre
humor; sports
Characters
coach; Miss Stacy
Keywords
ball park; baseball; women's sports

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John Pomarico
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John Pomarico [as Pomarico] (signed)
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The eggs are too hard, the coffee is too weak
Genre
humor
Characters
husband; wife
Keywords
breakfast; toaster

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Elmer Atkins (signed as Atkins)
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Elmer Atkins (signed as Atkins)
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Elmer Atkins (signed as Atkins)
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You know I'm all excited - this is my first meal
Genre
humor
Characters
explorer; three cannibals
Keywords
Africa; cannibals; pot; pressure cooker

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Al Ross
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Al Ross (signed as Ross)
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Al Ross (signed as Ross)
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Let's go in and dance - I'd rather have you
Genre
humor
Characters
woman; man
Keywords
dance

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C. Johnson
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C. Johnson (signed)
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Wilson! I'd prefer you cracked your walnuts home.
Genre
humor
Characters
Wilson; bank manager; bank teller
Keywords
bank vault; walnuts

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Ben Roth
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Ben Roth (signed)
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I have everything down in writing - he's a tattoo artist!
Genre
humor
Characters
woman; lawyer
Keywords
attorney at law; office

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Dave Lyons
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Dave Lyons (signed)
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Gosh, Jane, was I embarrassed! The prop man
Genre
humor
Characters
blonde; Jane
Keywords
backstage; dancers; showgirls

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Elmer Atkins (signed as Atkins)
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Elmer Atkins (signed as Atkins)
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Elmer Atkins (signed as Atkins)
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
They had quite a fight in their dressing room -
Genre
humor
Characters
Herman; Herman's dog; conductor; musicians
Keywords
stage; talking dog; vaudeville

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?
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?
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?
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In addition to graduating with honors from business school,
Genre
humor
Characters
secretary; Mr. Withers
Keywords
office

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Lost Horizon
  2. 1. ["I wish you would keep this sign out of the sample room"]
  3. 2. ["Now slip your dress back on -"]
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
  5. 4. ["You must keep your mind occupied too!"]
  6. 5. ["Let's stop a minute and introduce ourselves!"]
  7. 6. ["Send the kids out to look for me!"]
  8. 7. ["That's a woman for you! After I've given her the best years"]
  9. 8. ["I wonder if you'd change places with me -"]
  10. 9. ["The next eight hours of silence"]
  11. 10. ["Our strategy to lure him out of position worked!"]
  12. 11. ["We call it the 'no peace' bathing suuit -"]
  13. 12. ["People are winning too much money on radio programs!"]
  14. 13. ["The trouble was I forgot how to ride my bike."]
  15. 14. ["I wouldn't be seen in one of those new bathing suits!"]
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
  17. 16. ["I think I have something here"]
  18. 17. ["It was Cassidey's idea - filling the tank"]
  19. 18. ["If you buy me a wrist watch I won't be late"]
  20. 19. ["Step back - you're out of focus-"]
  21. 20. ["She not only puts up a good front -"]
  22. 21. ["Did you ever have the feeling you're being watched?"]
  23. 22. ["Have you seen that stinking husband of mine!"]
  24. 23. [Jest Magazine]
    Jest Magazine
  25. 24. ["So that's what you mean by follow through!"]
  26. 25. ["All day long at the mint I hear nothing but -"]
  27. 26. [no title indexed]
  28. 27. ["And quit calling me lady - I hate hypocrisy!"]
  29. 28. ["I'll drive you home when it stops raining."]
  30. 29. ["Medical science believes that some headaches"]
  31. 30. ["That haint no rattlesnake, paw"]
  32. 31. ["He scared me out of marriage telling me about the tight spots"]
  33. 32. ["I'm the water boy."]
  34. 33. [Danger! High Explosives!]
  35. 34. ["I knew you'd break out of your slump sometime!"]
  36. 35. ["Yep! Our Marge's very economical."]
  37. 36. ["I got the idea from pictures of the atom bomb tests."]
  38. 37. ["Did many people slam the door in your face today, dear?"]
  39. 38. ["Mr. Sleeze is really trying to catch up"]
  40. 39. ["I don't know what has come over me lately, doctor -"]
  41. 40. [no title indexed]
  42. 41. ["He never touches the stuff!"]
  43. 42. ["Sure this place has culture, dear. . . nice physical culture-"]
  44. 43. ["I'm really very bashful, ma'am- I always work below decks!"]
  45. 44. ["I'm afraid I won't be able to take dictation"]
  46. 45. [Stare now on sale ! !]
    Stare Magazine
  47. 46. [no title indexed]
  48. 47. ["Is she decent?"]
  49. 48. ["You think if I gave them a little more exposure"]
  50. 49. ["It keeps 'em from shrinking!"]
  51. 50. ["We don't have any magazines - care to do a few exercises"]
  52. 51. ["Can't I come in and see how the other half of you lives?"]
  53. 52. ["There was something missing when I got her."]
  54. 53. [no title indexed]
  55. 54. ["My goodness it's hot in here -"]
  56. 55. ["I may not belong to the horsey set"]
  57. 56. [no title indexed]
  58. 57. [no title indexed]
  59. 58. ["This is Mr. Abbott . . . Mr. Abbott has a dreadful fear of fires."]
  60. 59. ["I didn't start admitting my age until"]
  61. 60. ["Before you say anything, Mrs. Vanderhoof"]
  62. 61. ["He showed me his bomb shelter, and I tell you it isn't safe."]
  63. 62. ["I didn't really do anything - after they tied me up they just"]
  64. 63. ["I get tired of signing hotel registers!"]
  65. 64. ["You're not mad at me because I can't dance - are you?"]
  66. 65. ["Where can a guy get a caddy around here?"]
  67. 66. ["I didn't realize you were such an outdoor girl indoors."]
  68. 67. The Only Magazine With Jest Propulsion!
    Joker
  69. 68. ["It's made of squirrels' tails!"]
  70. 69. ["Well, Ed, what do you think of the stuff"]
  71. 70. ["Your resistance is low - you have an excess of vitamin M-M-M."]
  72. 71. ["- and don't be lookin' over my shoulder while I work"]
  73. 72. ["You have the wanderlust, sir?"]
  74. 73. ["Hello, Ajax Auto School - I'll be a little late"]
  75. 74. ["You'll never make the team, Miss Stacy, unless"]
  76. 75. ["The eggs are too hard, the coffee is too weak"]
  77. 76. ["You know I'm all excited - this is my first meal"]
  78. 77. ["Let's go in and dance - I'd rather have you"]
  79. 78. ["Wilson! I'd prefer you cracked your walnuts home."]
  80. 79. ["I have everything down in writing - he's a tattoo artist!"]
  81. 80. ["Gosh, Jane, was I embarrassed! The prop man"]
  82. 81. ["They had quite a fight in their dressing room -"]
  83. 82. ["In addition to graduating with honors from business school,"]
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