(October 1951)

Harvey, 1951 Series
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Price
0.25 USD
Pages
100
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Fun Parade, Inc.
Editing
Leon Harvey (credited) (editor)

Issue Notes

Indexed from scanned copy at https://digitalcomicmuseum.com/

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Let's go -- this is where we came in!
Genre
humor
Synopsis
Men decide to leave a striptease because it's at the point where they came in.

[Esther Williams] (Table of Contents: 1)

Fun Parade's Pin-Up / illustration / 1 page (report information)

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Indexer Notes

On inside front cover.

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

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Frank Beaven (signed as Frank)
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Frank Beaven (signed as Frank)
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Frank Beaven (signed as Frank)
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
...And she has just the talent your TV show needs!
Genre
humor
Synopsis
An agent declares that a beautiful client has the "talent" a television show needs.

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

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Bill Wenzel (signed as W. W.)
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Bill Wenzel (signed as W. W.)
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Bill Wenzel (signed as W. W.)
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
You said you could handle by boyfriend... [sic]
Genre
humor
Synopsis
A woman's boyfriend interrupts her romancing another man. The boyfriend is so large his head is above the doorframe.
Reprints

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

A Lass and a Laugh / text story / 1 page (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Joe: My girl and I are through.
Genre
humor

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

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Gregory D'Alessio (signed as D'Alessio)
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Gregory D'Alessio (signed as D'Alessio)
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Gregory D'Alessio (signed as D'Alessio)
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Well, to begin with, I'm a secretary!
Genre
humor
Synopsis
A secretary sits on her psychiatrist's lap.

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

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Script
Robert Barnes (signed as BOB BARNES)
Pencils
Robert Barnes (signed as BOB BARNES)
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Robert Barnes (signed as BOB BARNES)
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
It's not who you know, honey...
Genre
humor
Synopsis
A dancer opines that it's not who you know but what you know about them.
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7)

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Joe Buresch (signed as Buresch)
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Joe Buresch (signed as Buresch)
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Joe Buresch (signed as Buresch)
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
I was night clubbing with a big sheep man from Montana.
Genre
humor
Synopsis
A sheep man bleated when he saw the night club's bill.
Reprints

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

Laugh It Off / text story / 1 page (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Prospective Tenant: Is this apartment quiet?
Genre
humor

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

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Ali (signed as Ali)
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Ali (signed as Ali)
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Ali (signed as Ali)
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
They're still snoozing.
Genre
humor
Synopsis
Wives think their husbands have been asleep on the beach but there are footprints leading from their towel to another woman's towel.

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

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Frank Beaven (signed as Frank)
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Frank Beaven (signed as Frank)
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Frank Beaven (signed as Frank)
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
No, I can't take anything off for cash!
Genre
humor
Characters
Miss Pingle
Synopsis
Miss Pingle accepts bill payments but can't take anything off for money.
Reprints

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

Keep It Clean / text story / 1 page (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Bill: Any woman could make a fool out of you...
Genre
humor

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

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Bill Wenzel (signed as W. W.)
Pencils
Bill Wenzel (signed as W. W.)
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Bill Wenzel (signed as W. W.)
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
I guess you don't catch cold easy, huh?
Genre
humor
Synopsis
A policeman arresting a burlesque dancer imagines she doesn't catch cold easily.
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 13)

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Script
Joe Buresch (signed as Buresch)
Pencils
Joe Buresch (signed as Buresch)
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Joe Buresch (signed as Buresch)
Letters
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
That's Schultz, our butcher!
Genre
humor
Characters
Schultz
Synopsis
At his wedding, Schultz is hailed by a line of fellow butchers.

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

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Script
Dale McFeatters (signed)
Pencils
Dale McFeatters (signed)
Inks
Dale McFeatters (signed)
Letters
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Is this Joe's Auto Body and Fender Shop?
Genre
humor; domestic
Synopsis
A wife comes home asking for the telephone number of a car repair shop.

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

Naughty... But Nice! / text story / 1 page (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
They were sitting on opposite ends of the sofa.
Genre
humor

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

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Frank Beaven (signed as Frank)
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Frank Beaven (signed as Frank)
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Frank Beaven (signed as Frank)
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
And what do sailors like for entertainment?
Genre
humor
Synopsis
A woman asks a sailor what entertainment he likes.
Reprints

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

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Gregory D'Alessio (signed as D'Alessio)
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Gregory D'Alessio (signed as D'Alessio)
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Gregory D'Alessio (signed as D'Alessio)
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
It's a family heirloom.
Genre
humor
Synopsis
A woman received a ring from her boyfriend, a family heirloom because it belonged to his first wife.

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

The Marriage Ring / text story / 1 page (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Joe: Is it bad for a guy to postpone his wedding?
Genre
humor

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

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Dale McFeatters (signed)
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Dale McFeatters (signed)
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Dale McFeatters (signed)
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
She finally got a plumber for a boyfriend...
Genre
humor; domestic
Synopsis
Parents are glad their daughter is dating a plumber.

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

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Charles Strauss (signed as Chas.)
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Charles Strauss (signed as Chas.)
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Charles Strauss (signed as Chas.)
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
But, Mr. Herkimer, I don't deserve it - yet!
Genre
humor
Characters
Mr. Herkimer
Synopsis
Mr. Herkimer offers his girlfriend a necklace although she hasn't earned it - yet.
Reprints

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

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Robert Barnes (signed as BOB BARNES)
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Robert Barnes (signed as BOB BARNES)
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Robert Barnes (signed as BOB BARNES)
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Should I call the sick friend you sat up with last...
Genre
humor
Synopsis
A wife asks her husband if he'd like to treat his hangover with the "sick friend" he was up with the previous night.

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

A Few Quick Ones / text story / 1 page (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Smith will go crazy if he get drunk again.
Genre
humor

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

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Gregory D'Alessio (signed as D'Alessio)
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Gregory D'Alessio (signed as D'Alessio)
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Gregory D'Alessio (signed as D'Alessio)
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Here he comes now!
Genre
humor
Synopsis
A maid of honor tells the bride how the groom has attempted to flee the scene of their wedding.

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

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Dale McFeatters (signed)
Pencils
Dale McFeatters (signed)
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Dale McFeatters (signed)
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
The clerk's showing him the secret compartment...
Genre
humor; domestic
Synopsis
A wallet salesman shows the product's secret compartment only while hidden under a blind.

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

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Script
Joe Buresch (signed as Buresch)
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Joe Buresch (signed as Buresch)
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Joe Buresch (signed as Buresch)
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Marry me, darling, and let me take you away from...
Genre
humor
Synopsis
A woman asks a male cook to marry her and escape his life of drudgery.
Reprints

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

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Charles Strauss (signed as Chas.)
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Charles Strauss (signed as Chas.)
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Charles Strauss (signed as Chas.)
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Wake up, Homer - I don't want you dreaming about...
Genre
humor
Characters
Homer
Synopsis
Homer's wife wants him to wake up so he won't dream about other women.
Reprints

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

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Gregory D'Alessio (signed as Gregory D'Alessio)
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Gregory D'Alessio (signed as Gregory D'Alessio)
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Gregory D'Alessio (signed as Gregory D'Alessio)
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
The job is yours, Miss Finn...
Genre
humor
Characters
Miss Finn
Synopsis
Miss Finn is hired as a secretary but will lose her job if her boss' wife finds out.

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

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George Reckas (signed as Geo. Reckas)
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George Reckas (signed as Geo. Reckas)
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George Reckas (signed as Geo. Reckas)
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Of course she won!
Genre
humor
Synopsis
A woman thinks she lost a beauty contest because she was #13.
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 29)

Trial Fun / text story / 1 page (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Judge: So your husband beats you continually.
Genre
humor

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

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Gregory D'Alessio (signed as D'Alessio)
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Gregory D'Alessio (signed as D'Alessio)
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Gregory D'Alessio (signed as D'Alessio)
Letters
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
You're not going to believe this, but on the night...
Genre
humor
Synopsis
A woman on the witness stand reveals she was at home reading a book on the night in question.

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

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Dale McFeatters (signed)
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Dale McFeatters (signed)
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Dale McFeatters (signed)
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Oh-oh! Daisy claims she's 24, but they're awarding...
Genre
humor
Characters
Daisy
Synopsis
Daisy claims to be 24 yet has been given a 30-year anniversary award.

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

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George La Mendola (signed)
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George La Mendola (signed)
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George La Mendola (signed)
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
It's for you, Miss De Vere.
Genre
humor
Characters
Miss De Vere
Synopsis
Miss De Vere's phone call is of interest to all of her fellow boarders.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 33)

Hash House Howls / text story / 1 page (report information)

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Judy: I saw you in a restaurant yesterday with...
Genre
humor

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

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Frank Beaven (signed as Frank)
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Frank Beaven (signed as Frank)
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Frank Beaven (signed as Frank)
Letters
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Shouldn't you be watching your hat and coat?
Genre
humor
Synopsis
A woman suggests her boyfriend watch his hat and coat instead of her.
Reprints

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

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Gregory D'Alessio (signed as D'Alessio)
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Gregory D'Alessio (signed as D'Alessio)
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Gregory D'Alessio (signed as D'Alessio)
Letters
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
I can't go out with you tomorrow, or Wednesday...
Genre
humor
Synopsis
A college girl isn't available for a date at any time except that evening.

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

Campus Roundup / text story / 1 page (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Mrs. Black: My son wrote me a letter from college.
Genre
humor

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

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Dale McFeatters (signed)
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Dale McFeatters (signed)
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Dale McFeatters (signed)
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Daddy had a hard time getting up for work this...
Genre
humor; domestic
Synopsis
When her husband didn't get up for work his wife shoved him out of the bed.

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

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Gregory D'Alessio (signed as Gregory D'Alessio)
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Gregory D'Alessio (signed as Gregory D'Alessio)
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Gregory D'Alessio (signed as Gregory D'Alessio)
Letters
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Oh, this isn't a new bathing suit...
Genre
humor
Synopsis
Instead of buying a new bathing suit a woman simply trimmed material off her suit from the previous year.

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

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Robert Barnes (signed as BOB BARNES)
Pencils
Robert Barnes (signed as BOB BARNES)
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Robert Barnes (signed as BOB BARNES)
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
We're midgets!
Genre
humor
Synopsis
Two little boys attempt to enter a burlesque house by posing as midgets.
Reprints

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

Higher Yearning / text story / 1 page (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
How late do you sleep on Sunday morning?
Genre
humor

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

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Dale McFeatters (signed)
Pencils
Dale McFeatters (signed)
Inks
Dale McFeatters (signed)
Letters
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Tell your boyfriend that if he doesn't stop calling...
Genre
humor
Synopsis
An employer tells a woman that if her boyfriend keeps calling her at work she'll lose her job.

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

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Joe Buresch (signed as Buresch)
Pencils
Joe Buresch (signed as Buresch)
Inks
Joe Buresch (signed as Buresch)
Letters
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
The question is, would the 1% the bank gives...
Genre
humor
Synopsis
A couple wonder if receiving interest on their money would give them as much pleasure as handling it themselves.
Reprints

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

Co-Ed Cut-Ups / text story / 1 page (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Coed Cora: I heard you're leaving college.
Genre
humor

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

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Gregory D'Alessio (signed as D'Alessio)
Pencils
Gregory D'Alessio (signed as D'Alessio)
Inks
Gregory D'Alessio (signed as D'Alessio)
Letters
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
I knew you were the fickle kind who would...
Genre
humor
Synopsis
After refusing a date with a boy a girl calls him fickle for dating a different girl.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 45)

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Charles Strauss (signed as Chas.)
Pencils
Charles Strauss (signed as Chas.)
Inks
Charles Strauss (signed as Chas.)
Letters
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
No, Corporal Shapely, your jacket isn't unbuttoned...
Genre
humor; military
Characters
Corporal Shapely
Synopsis
Corporal Shapely forgot to don her skirt for review.
Reprints

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

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Dale McFeatters (signed)
Pencils
Dale McFeatters (signed)
Inks
Dale McFeatters (signed)
Letters
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Please, dear, say I pitch baseball games...
Genre
humor; sports
Synopsis
A baseball pitcher is annoyed when his wife says he throws baseball games for a living.
Keywords
baseball

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

Honey Hostess / text story / 1 page (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Sonny: Say, there's water on the floor.
Genre
humor

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

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Gregory D'Alessio (signed as D'Alessio)
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Gregory D'Alessio (signed as D'Alessio)
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Gregory D'Alessio (signed as D'Alessio)
Letters
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Any caned goods on hand, dear?
Genre
humor; domestic
Synopsis
A husband wants an old-fashioned dinner so asks his wife if they have any canned meals.

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

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Salo (signed as Salo)
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Salo (signed as Salo)
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Salo (signed as Salo)
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Didya have to whistle with so much gusto?
Genre
humor; military
Synopsis
A sailor whistles so loudly at a woman that her hair blows back.
Reprints

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

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Joe Buresch (signed as Joe E. Buresch)
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Joe Buresch (signed as Joe E. Buresch)
Inks
Joe Buresch (signed as Joe E. Buresch)
Letters
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Some other night, Alan.
Genre
humor
Characters
Alan
Synopsis
Alan's girlfriend claims to be ill as she leaves her home with a sailor.

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

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Vic Herman (signed as Vic Herman)
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Vic Herman (signed as Vic Herman)
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Vic Herman (signed as Vic Herman)
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Gee, it's swell to get away from it all.
Genre
humor
Synopsis
A sailor finds himself using a rowboat while on leave.
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 52)

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? [as M] (signed)
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? [as M] (signed)
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? [as M] (signed)
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Why are your cheeks so red?
Genre
humor; military
Synopsis
A soldier's girlfriend wonders why his cheeks are red.

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

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?
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?
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My job'll be waiting...
Genre
humor; military
Synopsis
A man joining the military has his job waiting for him but wonders if his girlfriend will wait.

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

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? [as S] (signed)
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? [as S] (signed)
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? [as S] (signed)
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Are you the tomato that goes with the 50c salad?
Genre
humor; military
Synopsis
A soldier wonders if a waitress is the tomato that goes with his salad.

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

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Garrity (signed)
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Garrity (signed)
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Garrity (signed)
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Come, come, Hanson, speak up!
Genre
humor; military
Characters
Hanson
Synopsis
Lying in a hospital, Hanson is quizzed by his superiors who want to know what's wrong with their new bomber.
Reprints

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

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Salo (signed as Salo)
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Salo (signed as Salo)
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Salo (signed as Salo)
Letters
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Stick around and get a look at this baby's tonsils...
Genre
humor; military
Synopsis
A Navy dentist invites a sailor to watch as he tends to a female patient.
Reprints

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

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Ali (signed as Ali)
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Ali (signed as Ali)
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Ali (signed as Ali)
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Er, before I hire you, Miss Frisbee...
Genre
humor
Characters
Miss Frisbee
Synopsis
Miss Frisbee goes to work for a company that makes falsies but the employer has to ask a personal question of her first.
Reprints

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

Good for a Laugh / text story / 1 page (report information)

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Bob: What we need over at our house is a mattress...
Genre
humor

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 59)

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Gregory D'Alessio (signed as Gregory D'Alessio)
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Gregory D'Alessio (signed as Gregory D'Alessio)
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Gregory D'Alessio (signed as Gregory D'Alessio)
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
He has all of those sterling qualities every woman...
Genre
humor
Synopsis
A man has all the habits women like, such as spending money freely.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 60)

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Dale McFeatters (signed)
Pencils
Dale McFeatters (signed)
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Dale McFeatters (signed)
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Don't worry about - just don't disagree with him!
Genre
humor
Synopsis
A meeting chairman has a massive mallet.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 61)

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Charles Strauss
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Charles Strauss
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Charles Strauss
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
That was a lovely demonstration.
Genre
humor
Synopsis
A woman asks a vaccuum salesman to return to her home the following week for another demonstration.
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 62)

Guy, Gal & Gag / text story / 1 page (report information)

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Bill: What kind of a gal is this new sweet-heart...
Genre
humor

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 63)

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George La Mendola (signed)
Pencils
George La Mendola (signed)
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George La Mendola (signed)
Letters
George La Mendola

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Say it with flowers
Genre
humor
Synopsis
A florist expresses herself with flowers by hurling a flowerpot at a man's head.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 64)

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Dale McFeatters (signed)
Pencils
Dale McFeatters (signed)
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Dale McFeatters (signed)
Letters
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Mervin! I'd like a word with you!
Genre
humor
Characters
Mervin
Synopsis
Mervin is wearing one of his employer's corsets.

Gals (Table of Contents: 65)

Toonful Topics / text story / 1 page (report information)

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humor

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 66)

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Ali (signed as Ali)
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Ali (signed as Ali)
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Ali (signed as Ali)
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That's all I have to do, dear, and they'll...
Genre
humor
Synopsis
A wife tries to convince her husband to let her take up a striptease act.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 67)

cartoon / 1 page (report information)

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Gregory D'Alessio (signed as Gregory D'Alessio)
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Promise me you'll be miserable!
Genre
humor; domestic
Synopsis
As a wife leaves on a trip she asks her husband to promise he'll be miserable.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 68)

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Dale McFeatters (signed)
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Mr. Dibble is in charge of small loans!
Genre
humor
Characters
Mr. Dibble
Synopsis
In a bank, Mr. Dibble handles small loans using only coins.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 69)

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Nurse: Why were you sent to this institution?
Genre
humor

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 70)

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Gregory D'Alessio (signed as Gregory D'Alessio)
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Gregory D'Alessio (signed as Gregory D'Alessio)
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I don't know whether this is the stimulant or the sedative...
Genre
humor; medical
Synopsis
A nurse isn't certain whether she's giving her patient a stimulant or a sedative.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 71)

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Charles Strauss
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Charles Strauss
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Of course, I don't make as much money by catering...
Genre
humor
Synopsis
A shoeshiner caters only to women.
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 72)

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Crosby: You know what I like about you, Paul?
Genre
humor

Indexer Notes

Jokes from radio programs including Bing Crosby, Edgar Bergen, Joey Adams and the Jack Benny Program.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 73)

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A Mr. Sugarboy Smith wants to know if you're...
Genre
humor
Synopsis
A secretary's boss answers a call from her boyfriend.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 74)

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Gregory D'Alessio (signed as Gregory D'Alessio)
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Gregory D'Alessio (signed as Gregory D'Alessio)
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Gregory D'Alessio (signed as Gregory D'Alessio)
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I just love assortments, don't you, Mr. Poyndexter?
Genre
humor
Characters
Mr. Poyndexter
Synopsis
Mr. Poyndexter's girlfriend wants an assortment of jewelry.

[Rope Trick in Shape of Woman] (Table of Contents: 75)

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Charles Strauss
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Charles Strauss
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Charles Strauss

Genre
humor
Synopsis
A fakir shapes his rope into the outline of a woman.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 76)

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Architect: Have you seen the United Nations building?
Genre
humor

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 77)

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Dale McFeatters (signed)
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Dale McFeatters (signed)
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Takes after her mother, doesn't she?
Genre
humor; children
Synopsis
A shoe salesman has difficulty finding a pair of shoes that a little girl likes.

A Day with Linda Turner (Table of Contents: 78)

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Bob Haney ?
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Lee Elias
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Lee Elias
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?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Black Cat [Linda Turner]
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 79)

Holly of Hollywood / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Paul McCarthy
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Paul McCarthy
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Paul McCarthy
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May I borrow this gown I have on...
Genre
humor
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 80)

Kiddie Korner / text story / 1 page (report information)

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Tommy: My father sure tells people where to get off!
Genre
humor

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 81)

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Robert Barnes (signed as BOB BARNES)
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Robert Barnes (signed as BOB BARNES)
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Okay, girls - keep it clean!
Genre
humor; children
Synopsis
A little boy tells women playing cards to keep the game "clean."
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 82)

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Gregory D'Alessio (signed as D'Alessio)
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He just won't see it my way - that the less dictation...
Genre
humor
Synopsis
A secretary observes that if her boss makes less dictation she'll make fewer mistakes.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 83)

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Dale McFeatters (signed)
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Dale McFeatters (signed)
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Miss Trott teaches beginners!
Genre
humor
Characters
Miss Trott
Synopsis
Miss Trott wears heavy shoes while teaching dancing to beginners.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 84)

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Nervous Woman: What happened, conductor?
Genre
humor

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 85)

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George La Mendola (signed)
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You see, dear, Finkley is going out to drum up...
Genre
humor
Characters
Finkley
Synopsis
Finkley breaks windows to give his window repair shop some business.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 86)

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Frank Beaven (signed as Frank)
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Frank Beaven (signed as Frank)
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Frank Beaven (signed as Frank)
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Tell me, is the champ losing his punch!
Genre
humor; sports
Synopsis
A journalist asks a defeated boxer whether the champion's punch is still strong.
Keywords
boxing

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 87)

Ringside Rousers / text story / 1 page (report information)

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Judge: You two were arrested for fighting.
Genre
humor

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 88)

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Gregory D'Alessio (signed as Gregory D'Alessio)
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Gregory D'Alessio (signed as Gregory D'Alessio)
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Gregory D'Alessio (signed as Gregory D'Alessio)
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I guess I did use the sports page.
Genre
humor; domestic
Synopsis
A wife used the sports page from her husband's newspaper to bind up the garbage.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 89)

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Dale McFeatters (signed)
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Dale McFeatters (signed)
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You're right - after carrying this stuff a few days...
Genre
humor
Synopsis
A bank truck employee doesn't realize a bag of money has a hole in it.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 90)

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Robert Barnes (signed as BOB BARNES)
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Robert Barnes (signed as BOB BARNES)
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Robert Barnes (signed as BOB BARNES)
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I'll bet anything you're the one I heard scream...
Genre
humor
Synopsis
A seafood restaurant customer has a lobster stuck on his nose.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 91)

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Wow, listen to that dog bark.
Genre
humor

[Mexican Woman Balances Laundry Basket on Head] (Table of Contents: 92)

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Charles Strauss (signed as Chas.)
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Charles Strauss (signed as Chas.)
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Charles Strauss (signed as Chas.)

Genre
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Synopsis
A Mexican woman balances a laundry basket on top of her head.
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[Train Conductor Finds Horseshoes in Sleeping Car] (Table of Contents: 93)

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Dale McFeatters (signed)
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Dale McFeatters (signed)
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Dale McFeatters (signed)

Genre
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Synopsis
A train conductor finds cowboy boots and horseshoes lying outside a bunk in the sleeping car.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 94)

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Joe: Your name is Blow and your brother's name...
Genre
humor

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 95)

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Gregory D'Alessio (signed as D'Alessio)
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The picture is following the book pretty closely.
Genre
humor
Synopsis
A woman at the cinema is following along with the original book and commenting on the quality of the adaptation.

Chuck Full of Gags, Gals, Gaiety! (Table of Contents: 96) (Expand) /

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George La Mendola (signed)
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George La Mendola (signed)
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I always have my fortune told like this and I get...
Genre
humor
Synopsis
A woman uses a weighing machine primarily for her fortune, not to learn her weight.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 98)

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Dale McFeatters (signed)
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Dale McFeatters (signed)
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Dale McFeatters (signed)
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Just what I wanted for Mother's Day!
Genre
humor; domestic
Synopsis
On Mother's Day a woman receives a boat motor from her husband and son.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 99)

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Ali (signed as Ali)
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Ali (signed as Ali)
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Ali (signed as Ali)
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Look, Max, we dragged this portable television...
Genre
humor
Characters
Max
Synopsis
Max and his wife brought a portable television to tbe beach but Max is ogling women instead.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 100)

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Robert Barnes (signed as BOB BARNES)
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Robert Barnes (signed as BOB BARNES)
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Robert Barnes (signed as BOB BARNES)
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...And Mabel... please hurry!
Genre
humor
Synopsis
A woman with two sailors frantically calls a friend to help divide their attentions.

[Shelley Winters] (Table of Contents: 101)

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Indexer Notes

On inside back cover.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 102)

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Gregory D'Alessio (signed as Gregory D'Alessio)
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Gregory D'Alessio (signed as Gregory D'Alessio)
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Gregory D'Alessio (signed as Gregory D'Alessio)
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
In uniform again, eh, general?
Genre
humor; military
Synopsis
A woman thinks a general is getting tired of being drafted.

Indexer Notes

On back cover.

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Let's go -- this is where we came in!"]
  2. 1. [Esther Williams]
    Fun Parade's Pin-Up
  3. 2. ["...And she has just the talent your TV show needs!"]
  4. 3. ["You said you could handle by boyfriend... [sic]"]
  5. 4. ["Joe: My girl and I are through."]
    A Lass and a Laugh
  6. 5. ["Well, to begin with, I'm a secretary!"]
  7. 6. ["It's not who you know, honey..."]
  8. 7. ["I was night clubbing with a big sheep man from Montana."]
  9. 8. ["Prospective Tenant: Is this apartment quiet?"]
    Laugh It Off
  10. 9. ["They're still snoozing."]
  11. 10. ["No, I can't take anything off for cash!"]
  12. 11. ["Bill: Any woman could make a fool out of you..."]
    Keep It Clean
  13. 12. ["I guess you don't catch cold easy, huh?"]
  14. 13. ["That's Schultz, our butcher!"]
  15. 14. ["Is this Joe's Auto Body and Fender Shop?"]
  16. 15. ["They were sitting on opposite ends of the sofa."]
    Naughty... But Nice!
  17. 16. ["And what do sailors like for entertainment?"]
  18. 17. ["It's a family heirloom."]
  19. 18. ["Joe: Is it bad for a guy to postpone his wedding?"]
    The Marriage Ring
  20. 19. ["She finally got a plumber for a boyfriend..."]
  21. 20. ["But, Mr. Herkimer, I don't deserve it - yet!"]
  22. 21. ["Should I call the sick friend you sat up with last..."]
  23. 22. ["Smith will go crazy if he get drunk again."]
    A Few Quick Ones
  24. 23. ["Here he comes now!"]
  25. 24. ["The clerk's showing him the secret compartment..."]
  26. 25. ["Marry me, darling, and let me take you away from..."]
  27. 26. ["Wake up, Homer - I don't want you dreaming about..."]
  28. 27. ["The job is yours, Miss Finn..."]
  29. 28. ["Of course she won!"]
  30. 29. ["Judge: So your husband beats you continually."]
    Trial Fun
  31. 30. ["You're not going to believe this, but on the night..."]
  32. 31. ["Oh-oh! Daisy claims she's 24, but they're awarding..."]
  33. 32. ["It's for you, Miss De Vere."]
  34. 33. ["Judy: I saw you in a restaurant yesterday with..."]
    Hash House Howls
  35. 34. ["Shouldn't you be watching your hat and coat?"]
  36. 35. ["I can't go out with you tomorrow, or Wednesday..."]
  37. 36. ["Mrs. Black: My son wrote me a letter from college."]
    Campus Roundup
  38. 37. ["Daddy had a hard time getting up for work this..."]
  39. 38. ["Oh, this isn't a new bathing suit..."]
  40. 39. ["We're midgets!"]
  41. 40. ["How late do you sleep on Sunday morning?"]
    Higher Yearning
  42. 41. ["Tell your boyfriend that if he doesn't stop calling..."]
  43. 42. ["The question is, would the 1% the bank gives..."]
  44. 43. ["Coed Cora: I heard you're leaving college."]
    Co-Ed Cut-Ups
  45. 44. ["I knew you were the fickle kind who would..."]
  46. 45. ["No, Corporal Shapely, your jacket isn't unbuttoned..."]
  47. 46. ["Please, dear, say I pitch baseball games..."]
  48. 47. ["Sonny: Say, there's water on the floor."]
    Honey Hostess
  49. 48. ["Any caned goods on hand, dear?"]
  50. 49. ["Didya have to whistle with so much gusto?"]
  51. 50. ["Some other night, Alan."]
  52. 51. ["Gee, it's swell to get away from it all."]
  53. 52. ["Why are your cheeks so red?"]
  54. 53. ["My job'll be waiting..."]
  55. 54. ["Are you the tomato that goes with the 50c salad?"]
  56. 55. ["Come, come, Hanson, speak up!"]
  57. 56. ["Stick around and get a look at this baby's tonsils..."]
  58. 57. ["Er, before I hire you, Miss Frisbee..."]
  59. 58. ["Bob: What we need over at our house is a mattress..."]
    Good for a Laugh
  60. 59. ["He has all of those sterling qualities every woman..."]
  61. 60. ["Don't worry about - just don't disagree with him!"]
  62. 61. ["That was a lovely demonstration."]
  63. 62. ["Bill: What kind of a gal is this new sweet-heart..."]
    Guy, Gal & Gag
  64. 63. ["Say it with flowers"]
  65. 64. ["Mervin! I'd like a word with you!"]
  66. 65. Gals
    Toonful Topics
  67. 66. ["That's all I have to do, dear, and they'll..."]
  68. 67. ["Promise me you'll be miserable!"]
  69. 68. ["Mr. Dibble is in charge of small loans!"]
  70. 69. ["Nurse: Why were you sent to this institution?"]
    Oh Nurse!
  71. 70. ["I don't know whether this is the stimulant or the sedative..."]
  72. 71. ["Of course, I don't make as much money by catering..."]
  73. 72. ["Crosby: You know what I like about you, Paul?"]
    Gag Bag
  74. 73. ["A Mr. Sugarboy Smith wants to know if you're..."]
  75. 74. ["I just love assortments, don't you, Mr. Poyndexter?"]
  76. 75. [Rope Trick in Shape of Woman]
  77. 76. ["Architect: Have you seen the United Nations building?"]
    Artists and Models
  78. 77. ["Takes after her mother, doesn't she?"]
  79. 78. A Day with Linda Turner
    Linda Turner
  80. 79. ["May I borrow this gown I have on..."]
    Holly of Hollywood
  81. 80. ["Tommy: My father sure tells people where to get off!"]
    Kiddie Korner
  82. 81. ["Okay, girls - keep it clean!"]
  83. 82. ["He just won't see it my way - that the less dictation..."]
  84. 83. ["Miss Trott teaches beginners!"]
  85. 84. ["Nervous Woman: What happened, conductor?"]
    Have You Heard???
  86. 85. ["You see, dear, Finkley is going out to drum up..."]
  87. 86. ["Tell me, is the champ losing his punch!"]
  88. 87. ["Judge: You two were arrested for fighting."]
    Ringside Rousers
  89. 88. ["I guess I did use the sports page."]
  90. 89. ["You're right - after carrying this stuff a few days..."]
  91. 90. ["I'll bet anything you're the one I heard scream..."]
  92. 91. ["Wow, listen to that dog bark."]
    Animal Antics
  93. 92. [Mexican Woman Balances Laundry Basket on Head]
  94. 93. [Train Conductor Finds Horseshoes in Sleeping Car]
  95. 94. ["Joe: Your name is Blow and your brother's name..."]
    Best of the Month
  96. 95. ["The picture is following the book pretty closely."]
  97. 96. Chuck Full of Gags, Gals, Gaiety!
  98. 97. ["I always have my fortune told like this and I get..."]
  99. 98. ["Just what I wanted for Mother's Day!"]
  100. 99. ["Look, Max, we dragged this portable television..."]
  101. 100. ["...And Mabel... please hurry!"]
  102. 101. [Shelley Winters]
  103. 102. ["In uniform again, eh, general?"]
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