(1955)

Hanover House, 1955 Series
Published in English (United States) United States
 
Price
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Pages
136
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Hanover House
Editing
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Color
Black and White
Dimensions
6 3/4" w x 10 1/4" h
Paper Stock
Bond
Binding
Hardcover
Publishing Format
One-shot

Issue Notes

Selection of "Out Our Way" cartoons (1924-1955) by J. R. Williams [James Robert Williams]. George Scarbro and Neg Cochran were assistants for Williams.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Indexer Notes

Blank black cover

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

blank page(s) / 3 pages (report information)

"Redrawn by Request" (Table of Contents: 2)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Indexer Notes

Half-title page

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

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

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

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils
J. R. Williams
Inks
J. R. Williams
Letters
Typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The Great Cartoons of J. R. Williams
Characters
Mother; son; cowboys

Indexer Notes

Title page, front matter, spot illustrations

Biographical Note (Table of Contents: 5)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 3 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
J. R. Williams
Inks
J. R. Williams
Letters
Typeset

Indexer Notes

Includes one cartoon

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

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

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

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Russel Crouse
Letters
Typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Glaciers and blizzards, tempests and floods washed away a great deal from which we might have read the early chapters of history, but they left us a few pictures on rocks and the walls of caves to give us at least a clue to what went on.

Indexer Notes

Introduction

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

text article / 1 page (report information)


First Line of Dialogue or Text
Redrawn by Request

Indexer Notes

Similar to half-title page

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

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

Starring Tonight (Table of Contents: 10)

Out Our Way / cartoon / 4 pages (report information)

Script
J. R. Williams
Pencils
J. R. Williams
Inks
J. R. Williams
Letters
J. R. Williams

Genre
humor
Characters
Father; mother; daughter; son; moviegoers
Keywords
Family; movies; newspaper panel cartoon; nostalgia; radio; television; theater; theatre; TV; vaudeville

Indexer Notes

Eight cartoons about audiences over time.

Sporting Blood (Table of Contents: 11)

Out Our Way / cartoon / 4 pages (report information)

Script
J. R. Williams
Pencils
J. R. Williams
Inks
J. R. Williams
Letters
J. R. Williams

Genre
humor
Characters
Father; mother; daughter; son; kids; the Worry Wart
Keywords
Family; fishing; football; newspaper panel cartoon; nostalgia; sports; Worry Wart

Indexer Notes

Eight cartoons about sports and outdoor activities

Way Back When (Table of Contents: 12)

Out Our Way / cartoon / 10 pages (report information)

Script
J. R. Williams
Pencils
J. R. Williams
Inks
J. R. Williams
Letters
J. R. Williams

Genre
humor
Characters
Mother; father; daughter; son; boys; firemen; fire fighters; doctor
Keywords
Born Thirty Years Too Soon; family; horse; newspaper panel cartoon; nostalgia; train; trolley

Indexer Notes

Twenty cartoons of life in the "good old days" of the early twentieth century... all subtitled "Born Thirty Years Too Soon."

Yankee Ingenuity (Table of Contents: 13)

Out Our Way / cartoon / 3 pages (report information)

Script
J. R. Williams
Pencils
J. R. Williams
Inks
J. R. Williams
Letters
J. R. Williams

Genre
humor
Characters
Mother; son; father; teenagers
Keywords
family; Invention; newspaper panel cartoon; Why Mothers Get Grey

Indexer Notes

Six cartoons on family members trying to create "labor saving" techniques, most under the subtitle "Why Mothers Get Grey."

Do It Yourself? (Table of Contents: 14)

Out Our Way / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
J. R. Williams
Pencils
J. R. Williams
Inks
J. R. Williams
Letters
J. R. Williams

Genre
humor
Characters
Father; mother; son
Keywords
Automobile; car; family; newspaper panel cartoon; nostalgia

Indexer Notes

Two cartoons about hauling awkward loads by car.

The Life of the Party (Table of Contents: 15)

Out Our Way / cartoon / 3 pages (report information)

Script
J. R. Williams
Pencils
J. R. Williams
Inks
J. R. Williams
Letters
J. R. Williams

Genre
humor
Characters
Kids; young teenagers; the Worry Wart
Keywords
Newspaper panel cartoon; nostalgia; party

Indexer Notes

Six cartoons about awkward youngsters at parties

American Folklore (Table of Contents: 16)

Out Our Way / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
J. R. Williams
Pencils
J. R. Williams
Inks
J. R. Williams
Letters
J. R. Williams

Genre
humor
Characters
Boys; mother; grandfather
Keywords
Newspaper panel cartoon; nostalgia; superstition

Indexer Notes

Two cartoons about boys trying out popular folk myths.

Go West, Young Man, Go West (Table of Contents: 17)

Out Our Way / cartoon / 4 pages (report information)

Script
J. R. Williams
Pencils
J. R. Williams
Inks
J. R. Williams
Letters
J. R. Williams

Genre
humor; western-frontier
Characters
Cowboys; horses
Keywords
Cowboy; horse; newspaper comic strip; nostalgia; west; western

Indexer Notes

Eight cartoons affectionately but honestly depicting the cowboy's life. Before taking up cartooning, J. R. Williams worked both as a cowboy and as a cavalry trooper in the American west.

The Tenderfoot (Table of Contents: 18)

Out Our Way / cartoon / 4 pages (report information)

Script
J. R. Williams
Pencils
J. R. Williams
Inks
J. R. Williams
Letters
J. R. Williams

Genre
humor; western-frontier
Characters
Curly; Wes
Keywords
Cowboy; horse; newspaper comic strip; nostalgia; west; western

Indexer Notes

Eight cartoons about the tribulations of a novice cowboy.

Back in the Saddle (Table of Contents: 19)

Out Our Way / cartoon / 4 pages (report information)

Script
J. R. Williams
Pencils
J. R. Williams
Inks
J. R. Williams
Letters
J. R. Williams

Genre
humor; western-frontier
Characters
Cowboys; veterinarian
Keywords
Cowboy; horse; newspaper panel cartoon; nostalgia; veterinarian; west; western

Indexer Notes

Eight cartoons about cowboy life.

Shopping (Table of Contents: 20)

Out Our Way / cartoon / 2 pages (report information)

Script
J. R. Williams
Pencils
J. R. Williams
Inks
J. R. Williams
Letters
J. R. Williams

Genre
humor
Characters
Mother; daughter; son; policeman
Keywords
Family; newspaper panel cartoon; nostalgia

Indexer Notes

Four cartoons on the tribulations of shopping.

...Drink, and be Merry (Table of Contents: 21)

Out Our Way / cartoon / 4 pages (report information)

Script
J. R. Williams
Pencils
J. R. Williams
Inks
J. R. Williams
Letters
J. R. Williams

Genre
humor
Characters
Mother; father; policeman; milkman; drunks
Keywords
Alcohol; drink; drunk; family; inebriation; police

Indexer Notes

Eight cartoons about drink.

Every Dog Should Have a Boy (Table of Contents: 22)

Out Our Way / cartoon / 2 pages (report information)

Script
J. R. Williams
Pencils
J. R. Williams
Inks
J. R. Williams
Letters
J. R. Williams

Genre
humor
Characters
Father; son; dog; the Worry Wart
Keywords
Dog; family; newspaper comic strip; nostalgia; pet

Indexer Notes

Four cartoons about having dogs in the family.

The Little Red Schoolhouse -- or Progressive Education? (Table of Contents: 23)

Out Our Way / cartoon / 2 pages (report information)

Script
J. R. Williams
Pencils
J. R. Williams
Inks
J. R. Williams
Letters
J. R. Williams

Genre
humor; children
Characters
Boy; girl; teacher; schoolchildren
Keywords
Newspaper panel cartoon; nostalgia; one-room school; school; student

Indexer Notes

Four cartoons on old-time schools.

Clothes Make the Man (Table of Contents: 24)

Out Our Way / cartoon / 4 pages (report information)

Script
J. R. Williams
Pencils
J. R. Williams
Inks
J. R. Williams
Letters
J. R. Williams

Genre
humor
Characters
Mother; daughter; son; boys; teenagers; the Worry Wart
Keywords
Children; clothes; family; kids; newspaper comic strip; nostalgia; style; teen; the Worry Wart

Indexer Notes

Eight cartoons on styles and clothing among the younger set.

The Greatest Show on Earth! (Table of Contents: 25)

Out Our Way / cartoon / 2 pages (report information)

Script
J. R. Williams
Pencils
J. R. Williams
Inks
J. R. Williams
Letters
J. R. Williams

Genre
humor
Characters
Buffalo Bill; boys; policeman; Indian; mother
Keywords
Born Thirty Years Too Soon; circus; newspaper panel cartoon; nostalgia

Indexer Notes

Four cartoons about the circus, all with the subtitle "Born Thirty Years Too Soon."

The Breadwinner (Table of Contents: 26)

Out Our Way / cartoon / 4 pages (report information)

Script
J. R. Williams
Pencils
J. R. Williams
Inks
J. R. Williams
Letters
Typeset

Genre
humor
Characters
Father; mother; daughter; son
Keywords
Family; father; husband; newspaper panel cartoon; nostalgia

Indexer Notes

Eight cartoons about harried husbands and fathers (or harried families WITH husbands and fathers).

Conflict -- Family Kind (Table of Contents: 27)

Out Our Way / cartoon / 6 pages (report information)

Script
J. R. Williams
Pencils
J. R. Williams
Inks
J. R. Williams
Letters
Typeset

Genre
humor
Characters
Father; mother; daughter; son
Keywords
Family; newspaper panel cartoon; nostalgia; Why Mothers Get Grey

Indexer Notes

Twelve cartoons about harried families.

Get a Horse (Table of Contents: 28)

Out Our Way / cartoon / 6 pages (report information)

Script
J. R. Williams
Pencils
J. R. Williams
Inks
J. R. Williams
Letters
J. R. Williams

Genre
humor
Characters
Father; mother; daughter; son
Keywords
Automobile; Born Thirty Years Too Soon; car; family; newspaper panel cartoon; nostalgia

Indexer Notes

Twelve cartoons about the tribulations encountered with early automobiles.

American Institutions (Table of Contents: 29)

Out Our Way / cartoon / 6 pages (report information)

Script
J. R. Williams
Pencils
J. R. Williams
Inks
J. R. Williams
Letters
Typeset

Genre
humor
Characters
Father; mother; daughter; son; milkman; barber; Fuller Brush man; street-corner Santa Claus
Keywords
Family; newspaper panel cartoon; nostalgia; picnic; salesman

Indexer Notes

Eight cartoons about daily life.

The Curse of Smoking (Table of Contents: 30)

Out Our Way / cartoon / 4 pages (report information)

Script
J. R. Williams
Pencils
J. R. Williams
Inks
J. R. Williams
Letters
J. R. Williams

Genre
humor
Characters
Mother; father; kids; old man; the Worry Wart
Keywords
Cigar; cigarette; family; newspaper panel cartoon; nostalgia; smoking; snuff; tobacco

Indexer Notes

Eight cartoons on tobacco use

Bull of the Woods (Table of Contents: 31)

Out Our Way / cartoon / 4 pages (report information)

Script
J. R. Williams
Pencils
J. R. Williams
Inks
J. R. Williams
Letters
J. R. Williams

Genre
humor
Characters
Bull of the Woods; factory hands
Keywords
Factory; foreman; industry; labor; mill; the Bull of the Woods; workers

Indexer Notes

Eight cartoons of factory life, all featuring a foreman called the Bull of the Woods.

Run of the Mill (Table of Contents: 32)

Out Our Way / cartoon / 4 pages (report information)

Script
J. R. Williams
Pencils
J. R. Williams
Inks
J. R. Williams
Letters
J. R. Williams

Genre
humor
Characters
Factory hands; nurse
Keywords
Factory; industry; labor; mill; newspaper panel cartoon; nostalgia; workers

Indexer Notes

Eight cartoons about factory work

Mother's Little Angels (Table of Contents: 33)

Out Our Way / cartoon / 4 pages (report information)

Script
J. R. Williams
Pencils
J. R. Williams
Inks
J. R. Williams
Letters
J. R. Williams

Genre
humor; children
Characters
Mother; kids; the Worry Wart
Keywords
Family; kids; mother; Why Mothers Get Grey

Indexer Notes

Eight cartoons on why mothers get grey.

Trick or Treat (Table of Contents: 34)

Out Our Way / cartoon / 4 pages (report information)

Script
J. R. Williams
Pencils
J. R. Williams
Inks
J. R. Williams
Letters
J. R. Williams

Genre
humor; children
Characters
Boys; mother; policeman; blacksmith
Keywords
Halloween; kids; newspaper panel cartoon; nostalgia; practical joke; prank

Indexer Notes

Eight cartoons about boyhood pranks and practical jokes, at Halloween and other times.

Boys Will be Boys (Table of Contents: 35)

Out Our Way / cartoon / 4 pages (report information)

Script
J. R. Williams
Pencils
J. R. Williams
Inks
J. R. Williams
Letters
J. R. Williams

Genre
humor; children
Characters
Boys; policeman; teacher; doctor
Keywords
Kids; newspaper panel cartoon; nostalgia

Indexer Notes

Eight cartoons of boys getting into trouble and being punished for it.

No More Pencils, No More Books... (Table of Contents: 36)

Out Our Way / cartoon / 4 pages (report information)

Script
J. R. Williams
Pencils
J. R. Williams
Inks
J. R. Williams
Letters
J. R. Williams

Genre
humor; children
Characters
Boys; girl; mother; policeman
Keywords
Kids; newspaper panel cartoon; nostalgia; summer; vacation

Indexer Notes

Eight cartoons of summertime and school vacation.

What Are Little Boys Made Of? (Table of Contents: 37)

Out Our Way / cartoon / 4 pages (report information)

Script
J. R. Williams
Pencils
J. R. Williams
Inks
J. R. Williams
Letters
J. R. Williams

Genre
humor; children
Characters
Boys
Keywords
Family; kids; newspaper panel cartoon; nostalgia

Indexer Notes

Eight cartons on boys and their adventures.

All This and the Worry Wart, Too (Table of Contents: 38)

Out Our Way / cartoon / 8 pages (report information)

Script
J. R. Williams
Pencils
J. R. Williams
Inks
J. R. Williams
Letters
J. R. Williams

Genre
humor; children
Characters
The Worry Wart; brother; kids
Keywords
Dog; kids; newspaper panel cartoon; nostalgia; the Worry Wart

Indexer Notes

Sixteen cartoons featuring the Worry Wart, a small boy whose inexperienced stabs at life's pleasures wind up frustrating his elders.

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

blank page(s) / 4 pages (report information)

Indexer Notes

Includes back cover.

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
  3. 2. "Redrawn by Request"
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
  5. 4. ["The Great Cartoons of J. R. Williams"]
  6. 5. Biographical Note
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
  8. 7. ["Glaciers and blizzards, tempests and floods washed away a great deal from which we might have read the early chapters of history, but they left us a few pictures on rocks and the walls of caves to give us at least a clue to what went on."]
  9. 8. ["Redrawn by Request"]
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
  11. 10. Starring Tonight
    Out Our Way
  12. 11. Sporting Blood
    Out Our Way
  13. 12. Way Back When
    Out Our Way
  14. 13. Yankee Ingenuity
    Out Our Way
  15. 14. Do It Yourself?
    Out Our Way
  16. 15. The Life of the Party
    Out Our Way
  17. 16. American Folklore
    Out Our Way
  18. 17. Go West, Young Man, Go West
    Out Our Way
  19. 18. The Tenderfoot
    Out Our Way
  20. 19. Back in the Saddle
    Out Our Way
  21. 20. Shopping
    Out Our Way
  22. 21. ...Drink, and be Merry
    Out Our Way
  23. 22. Every Dog Should Have a Boy
    Out Our Way
  24. 23. The Little Red Schoolhouse -- or Progressive Education?
    Out Our Way
  25. 24. Clothes Make the Man
    Out Our Way
  26. 25. The Greatest Show on Earth!
    Out Our Way
  27. 26. The Breadwinner
    Out Our Way
  28. 27. Conflict -- Family Kind
    Out Our Way
  29. 28. Get a Horse
    Out Our Way
  30. 29. American Institutions
    Out Our Way
  31. 30. The Curse of Smoking
    Out Our Way
  32. 31. Bull of the Woods
    Out Our Way
  33. 32. Run of the Mill
    Out Our Way
  34. 33. Mother's Little Angels
    Out Our Way
  35. 34. Trick or Treat
    Out Our Way
  36. 35. Boys Will be Boys
    Out Our Way
  37. 36. No More Pencils, No More Books...
    Out Our Way
  38. 37. What Are Little Boys Made Of?
    Out Our Way
  39. 38. All This and the Worry Wart, Too
    Out Our Way
  40. 39. [no title indexed]
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