(December 1940)

David McKay, 1937 Series
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Price
0.10 USD; 0.15 CAD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1940-10-25
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
David McKay Company
Editing
?

Issue Notes

The on-sale date is from the publication date recorded in the Catalog of Copyright Entries, Part 2, Periodicals, 1940, New Series, Vol. 35, No. 4.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Katzenjammer Kids / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Joe Musial (signed as Musial)
Inks
Joe Musial (signed as Musial)
Colors
?

Genre
humor; children
Keywords
football; skunk

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

The Phantom / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Lee Falk (credited)
Pencils
Ray Moore (credited)
Inks
Ray Moore (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The Phantom has learned the identity of Mr. X. What are you writing?
Genre
adventure; jungle; superhero
Reprints
  • From Phantom daily strips (King Features Syndicate) 1937-12-20 - 1937-12-25, 1937-12-27 - 1938-01-01 & 1938-01-03 - 1938-01-06.
    [One panel is omitted from one of the dailies on each page, in order to fit two 4-panel strips onto each 7-panel page.]

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

Just Kids [1920s-50s] / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
A. D. Carter (credited as Ad Carter) (signed as Ad Carter)
Pencils
A. D. Carter (credited as Ad Carter) (signed as Ad Carter)
Inks
A. D. Carter (credited as Ad Carter) (signed as Ad Carter)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; children

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

Jungle Jim / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Alex Raymond (credited)
Pencils
Alex Raymond (credited)
Inks
Alex Raymond (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Jim and Kolu, reunited again, huddle in their hideout...
Genre
adventure; jungle

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

Daffydoodles / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Doc Winner (credited) (signed as Winner)
Inks
Doc Winner (credited) (signed as Winner)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor

Indexer Notes

Jokes from readers (for $1 if published).

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

The Katzenjammer Kids / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Harold Knerr (credited as Knerr) (signed as Knerr)
Pencils
Harold Knerr (credited as Knerr) (signed as Knerr)
Inks
Harold Knerr (credited as Knerr) (signed as Knerr)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; children

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

Barney Google and Snuffy Smith / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Billy DeBeck (credited)
Pencils
Billy DeBeck (credited)
Inks
Billy DeBeck (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Feature Logo
Barney Google
Genre
humor

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

Seein' Stars / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Feg Murray
Inks
Feg Murray
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction
Characters
Walter Pidgeon; Ann Sheridan; Loretta Young; John Loder; Charles Starrett; Boris Karloff
Keywords
Celebrity

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

Tim Tyler's Luck / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Lyman Young
Inks
Lyman Young
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure; children

The Wrath of Montezuma - Part 3 (Table of Contents: 9)

text story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Rutherford Montgomery (credited as Rutherford G. Montgomery)
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
adventure

Call Me Speedy (Table of Contents: 10)

Sports in Pictures / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jack Sords (signed as Sords)
Inks
Jack Sords (signed as Sords)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; sports
Characters
Ab Jenkins; Alice Marble

Indexer Notes

Feature name does not appear.

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

They'll Do It Every Time / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jimmy Hatlo
Inks
Jimmy Hatlo
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor

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

Pete the Tramp / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
C. D. Russell (credited) (signed as C. D. Russell)
Pencils
C. D. Russell (credited) (signed as C. D. Russell)
Inks
C. D. Russell (credited) (signed as C. D. Russell)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Electric lights Doc!
Genre
humor

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

Blondie / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Chic Young (credited) (signed as Chic Young)
Pencils
Chic Young (credited) (signed as Chic Young)
Inks
Chic Young (credited) (signed as Chic Young)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Mama, Alvin and his mother said I could go...
Genre
humor; domestic

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

Prince Valiant / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Hal Foster (credited as Harold R. Foster)
Pencils
Hal Foster (credited as Harold R. Foster)
Inks
Hal Foster (credited as Harold R. Foster)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure; historical

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

Just Kids [1920s-50s] / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
A. D. Carter (credited as Ad Carter) (signed as Ad Carter)
Pencils
A. D. Carter (credited as Ad Carter) (signed as Ad Carter)
Inks
A. D. Carter (credited as Ad Carter) (signed as Ad Carter)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; children

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

Tillie the Toiler / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Russ Westover (credited)
Pencils
Russ Westover (credited)
Inks
Russ Westover (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
drama; humor
Keywords
soap opera

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

Polka-Dot Pictures; How Smart Are You? / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?

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

Seein' Stars / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Feg Murray (credited) (signed as Feg Murray)
Pencils
Feg Murray (credited) (signed as Feg Murray)
Inks
Feg Murray (credited) (signed as Feg Murray)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction
Characters
Buster Keaton; Adolphe Menjou; Alex Kahle; Shirley Temple; Robert Preston; George Raft

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

Curley Harper / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Lyman Young (credited)
Pencils
Lyman Young (credited)
Inks
Lyman Young (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure

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

Pete the Tramp / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
C. D. Russell
Pencils
C. D. Russell
Inks
C. D. Russell
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor

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

Teddy and Sitting Bull / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Musial (credited) (signed as Musial)
Pencils
Joe Musial (credited) (signed as Musial)
Inks
Joe Musial (credited) (signed as Musial)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; children; domestic

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

Elmer / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Doc Winner (credited) (signed as Winner)
Pencils
Doc Winner (credited) (signed as Winner)
Inks
Doc Winner (credited) (signed as Winner)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; children

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

Room and Board / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Gene Ahern
Inks
Gene Ahern
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; domestic
Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    The Katzenjammer Kids
  2. 1. ["The Phantom has learned the identity of Mr. X. What are you writing?"]
    The Phantom
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Just Kids [1920s-50s]
  4. 3. ["Jim and Kolu, reunited again, huddle in their hideout..."]
    Jungle Jim
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Daffydoodles
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    The Katzenjammer Kids
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Barney Google and Snuffy Smith
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Seein' Stars
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Tim Tyler's Luck
  10. 9. The Wrath of Montezuma - Part 3
  11. 10. Call Me Speedy
    Sports in Pictures
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    They'll Do It Every Time
  13. 12. ["Electric lights Doc!"]
    Pete the Tramp
  14. 13. ["Mama, Alvin and his mother said I could go..."]
    Blondie
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Prince Valiant
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Just Kids [1920s-50s]
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Tillie the Toiler
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    Polka-Dot Pictures; How Smart Are You?
  19. 18. [no title indexed]
    Seein' Stars
  20. 19. [no title indexed]
    Curley Harper
  21. 20. [no title indexed]
    Pete the Tramp
  22. 21. [no title indexed]
    Teddy and Sitting Bull
  23. 22. [no title indexed]
    Elmer
  24. 23. [no title indexed]
    Room and Board
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