(1964)

World Distributors, 1963? Series
 
Price
2'6 [0-2-6 GBP]
Pages
100
On-sale Date
1963
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
World Distributors (Manchester) Ltd
Brand
?

Issue Notes

Parts of this issue are reprinted:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

77 Sunset Strip / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
crime
Characters
Stu Bailey (photograph of Efrem Zimbalist Jr.); Kookie Cookson (photograph of Ed Byrnes); Jeff Spencer (photograph of Roger Smith)
Reprints

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

blank page(s) / 1 page (report information)


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

credits, title page / 1 page (report information)

Letters
typeset

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

blank page(s) / 1 page (report information)


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

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Letters
typeset

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

statement of ownership / 1 page (report information)

Letters
typeset

The Big Catch (Table of Contents: 6)

77 Sunset Strip / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Eric Freiwald; Robert Schaefer
Pencils
Alex Toth
Inks
Alex Toth
Letters
?

Genre
detective-mystery
Characters
Kookie; Stuart Bailey (cameo); Jeff Spencer (cameo)
Synopsis
Stu and Jeff head back to the office after a vacation at a beachfront house. Kookie remains at the house for a few more days and gets caught up in a diamond-smuggling operation.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Script, pencils, and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007)

Kookie's Close Call (Table of Contents: 7)

77 Sunset Strip / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
Eric Freiwald; Robert Schaefer
Pencils
Alex Toth
Inks
Alex Toth
Letters
?

Genre
detective-mystery
Characters
Stuart Bailey, Jeff Spencer; Kookie
Synopsis
When Kookie borrows Stuart's car, two crooks mistake him for Bailey and take him to their boss. Upset because Kookie isn't Bailey, who had sent him to prison, the boss plans to have Kookie shot at midnight when a freight train's noise will cover the sound of the gunshot.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

A billboard with "Watch Maverick Sunday night" (complete with a rough caricature of James Garner) plays a large part in the story. Script, pencils, and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007).

Reduced from the original 16 pages.

The Money Wagon (Table of Contents: 8)

77 Sunset Strip / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script
Eric Freiwald; Robert Schaefer
Pencils
Alex Toth
Inks
Alex Toth
Letters
Alex Toth

Genre
detective-mystery
Characters
Stuart Bailey; Jeff Spencer; Kookie
Synopsis
Kookie buys an old car to look more sophisticated, but the car attracts unwelcome attention from some hoods who want to steal it.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Script, pencils, and inks credit for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007).

Safari in Troublesville (Table of Contents: 9)

77 Sunset Strip / comic story / 18 pages (report information)

Script
Eric Freiwald; Robert Schaefer
Pencils
Alex Toth
Inks
Alex Toth
Letters
?

Genre
detective-mystery
Characters
Kookie; Stuart Bailey
Synopsis
Kookie subs for Stu Bailey in an investigation involving a beautiful young woman and a supposedly "cursed" painting.

Indexer Notes

Script, pencils, and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007)

A page shorter than the original story.

The Night Visitor (Table of Contents: 10)

77 Sunset Strip / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script
Eric Freiwald; Robert Schaefer
Pencils
Alex Toth
Inks
Alex Toth
Letters
Alex Toth

Genre
detective-mystery
Characters
Stuart Bailey; Jeff Spencer; Kookie
Synopsis
A young man is accused of murdering his boss. He stumbles across Bailey and Spencer's office and tells his story. The pair take him to the police, then start investigating to see if they can find the real murderer.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Script, pencils, and inks credit for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007).

Lights, Camera, Danger (Table of Contents: 11)

77 Sunset Strip / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script
Eric Freiwald; Robert Schaefer
Pencils
Alex Toth
Inks
Alex Toth
Letters
?

Genre
detective-mystery
Characters
Stuart Bailey; Jeff Spencer; Kookie
Synopsis
Stuart and Jeff go undercover as extras in a movie to find out who is trying to sabotage the film's production.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Script, pencils, and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007).

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

blank page(s) / 1 page (report information)


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

77 Sunset Strip / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
? (photo)
Inks
? (photo)
Colors
? (photo)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Kookie and Jeff uncover a fantastic scheme to cheat an old man out of his millions!
Genre
crime
Characters
Stu Bailey (photography of Efrem Zimbalist Jr.); Kookie Cookson (photography of Ed Byrnes); Jeff Spencer (photography of Roger Smith)

Indexer Notes

Back cover identical to front.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    77 Sunset Strip
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
  7. 6. The Big Catch
    77 Sunset Strip
  8. 7. Kookie's Close Call
    77 Sunset Strip
  9. 8. The Money Wagon
    77 Sunset Strip
  10. 9. Safari in Troublesville
    77 Sunset Strip
  11. 10. The Night Visitor
    77 Sunset Strip
  12. 11. Lights, Camera, Danger
    77 Sunset Strip
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
  14. 13. ["Kookie and Jeff uncover a fantastic scheme to cheat an old man out of his millions!"]
    77 Sunset Strip
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