(September 1936)

DC, 1936 Series
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Volume:
2
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
More Fun, Inc.
Editing:
Malcolm Wheeler-Nicholson (editor); Vincent A. Sullivan (associate editor); F. Whitney Ellsworth (associate editor)
Color:
Full Color, Duotone, and Black and White (#9-47); Full Color (#48 onwards)
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
Newsprint Interior, Paper Covers (#9-11); Glossy Covers (#12 onwards)
Binding:
Saddle-Stitched
Publishing Format:
Was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Vin Sullivan
Inks:
Vin Sullivan
Colors:
?

Genre:
humor
Synopsis:
Boy perfuming skunk.
Keywords:
atomizer bottles; perfume; skunks

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

Johnson Smith & Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[The Gavonian Affair, Part 13] (Table of Contents: 2)

Sandra of the Secret Service / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Malcolm Wheeler-Nicholson
Pencils:
W. C. Brigham (signed)
Inks:
W. C. Brigham
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
Princess Yonda; Count De Wex; Sandra
Synopsis:
Sandra and the Princess are united, and the Princess is restored to her throne.

Indexer Notes

conclusion

[Prince of Patrania, Part 11] (Table of Contents: 3)

Spike Spalding / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Vin Sullivan (signed)
Pencils:
Vin Sullivan (signed)
Inks:
Vin Sullivan (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Pincus; Wa Fung; The Sailor; Spike Spalding
Synopsis:
Pincus' new sailor friend hopes to sneak Spike into a lifeboat and escape from the ship.

Indexer Notes

continued

[Island Adventure, Part 3] (Table of Contents: 4)

Woozy Watts / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Russell Cole [as Alger]
Pencils:
Russell Cole [as Alger]
Inks:
Russell Cole [as Alger]
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Woozy Watts; Whiskers; Sourface
Synopsis:
Everybody's following pieces of red cloth.

Indexer Notes

continued

[Damsel in Distress, Part 10] (Table of Contents: 5)

Jack Woods / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Malcolm Wheeler-Nicholson
Pencils:
W. C. Brigham (signed)
Inks:
W. C. Brigham
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Jack Woods; Don Miguel; Dolores; Pancho Villa
Synopsis:
Dolores frees Jack only for him to be caught again.

Indexer Notes

continued

[Episode 12] (Table of Contents: 6)

Ivanhoe / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Malcolm Wheeler-Nicholson
Pencils:
Raymond Perry
Inks:
Raymond Perry
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
historical
Characters:
Rebecca; Ivanhoe; Front de Boeuf; The Black Knight

Indexer Notes

adapted from the Sir Walter Scott novel

["Don regains his equilibrium..."] (Table of Contents: 7)

Don Drake on the Planet Saro / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Ken Fitch
Pencils:
Clem Gretter (signed)
Inks:
Clem Gretter
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
sword and sorcery
Characters:
Don Drake; Queen Zira; Betty
Synopsis:
Don defeats the monster, but a deadly gas envelops the city.

Indexer Notes

continued

He Plays Ball (Table of Contents: 8)

Unc / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Eichberger
Pencils:
Joe Eichberger (signed)
Inks:
Joe Eichberger
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Unc

Fang Gow of China [Part 13] (Table of Contents: 9)

Barry O'Neill and Fang Gow Of China / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Malcolm Wheeler-Nicholson
Pencils:
Leo O'Mealia (signed)
Inks:
Leo O'Mealia
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Barry O'Neil; LeGrand; Fang Gow
Synopsis:
Having captured Barry and LeGrand, Fang Gow demands Barry throw the switch that will destroy Paris!

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

Fun Club / text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

[The Half-Breed, Part 3] (Table of Contents: 11)

Buckskin Jim / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Tom Cooper
Pencils:
Tom Cooper (signed)
Inks:
Tom Cooper
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Jim; Mary; Dan; Marty: Trapper Pete; Pierre
Synopsis:
Marty's wagon is washed down the canyon. Jim and Dan try to rescue her but Pierre interferes.

Indexer Notes

continued

["'Pel' ol'e pal how about us taking a vacation?"] (Table of Contents: 12)

Pelion and Ossa / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Carney (signed)
Pencils:
Bill Carney (signed)
Inks:
Bill Carney (signed)
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters:
Pelion; Ossa

Batter Up! [Part 2] (Table of Contents: 13)

Pep Morgan / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Creig Flessel
Pencils:
Creig Flessel (signed)
Inks:
Creig Flessel
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Chuck Kelly; Tubs Miller; Lank O'Doul; Pep Morgan
Synopsis:
Pep scores a run with his eyes closed.

Indexer Notes

continued

[The Holdup, Part 5] (Table of Contents: 14)

Along the Main Line / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Tom Cooper
Pencils:
Tom Cooper (signed)
Inks:
Tom Cooper
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
Jake; Ed; Slick Carter; Mully; Malverne
Synopsis:
Jake and Ed team up with a federal investigator to try to solve the robbery and get their jobs back.

["Brad and Prince Kardos, in search of Lorraine..."] (Table of Contents: 15)

Brad Hardy / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Tom Hickey
Pencils:
Tom Hickey (signed)
Inks:
Tom Hickey
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Brad Hardy; Prince Kardos; High Priestess
Synopsis:
Following the High Priestess' direction, Brad and Kardos sneak into the forbidden city but are immediately captured.

[Episode 3] (Table of Contents: 16)

The Three Musketeers / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Malcolm Wheeler-Nicholson
Pencils:
Sven Elven (signed)
Inks:
Sven Elven
Letters:
?

Genre:
historical
Characters:
D'Artagnan; De Treville; Athos; Porthos; Aramis
Synopsis:
D'Artagnan meets both Athos and Porthos and is immediately challenged to duels.

Indexer Notes

Adapted from the Alexandre Dumas novel.

At the Beach - Sunburn and Sand (Table of Contents: 17)

cartoon / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Vin Sullivan
Pencils:
Vin Sullivan
Inks:
Vin Sullivan
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

In the Wilderness [Part 1] (Table of Contents: 18)

The Bradley Boys / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Creig Flessel
Pencils:
Creig Flessel (signed)
Inks:
Creig Flessel
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Tom Bradley; Jack Bradley
Synopsis:
Tom and Jack get lost in the woods and build a hut.

["That Hannibal had not delayed his advance on Rome..."] (Table of Contents: 19)

Just Suppose / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Henry Kiefer
Inks:
A. D. Kiefer
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction
Characters:
Hannibal

["On a warm summer day two boys and I..."] (Table of Contents: 20)

Thrilling True Stories / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Richard Speed
Pencils:
Creig Flessel
Inks:
Creig Flessel
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure

[The Werewolf, Part 3] (Table of Contents: 21)

Dr. Occult / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Jerry Siegel [as Leger]
Pencils:
Joe Shuster [as Reuths]
Inks:
Joe Shuster [as Reuths]
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure; fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Doctor Occult; Mrs. Daniels (death); Westley
Synopsis:
Occult is rescued by Westley.

Indexer Notes

conclusion

[Dewey and the Pirates, Part 10] (Table of Contents: 22)

Midshipman Dewey / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Tom Cooper
Pencils:
Tom Cooper (signed)
Inks:
Tom Cooper
Letters:
?

Genre:
historical
Characters:
Dewey; Captain Smith; Captain Hale
Synopsis:
After being rescued by an armed merchantman, Dewey transfers to the Falcon for duty.

[The Bedouin Adventure, Part 12] (Table of Contents: 23)

Wing Brady / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Tom Hickey
Pencils:
Tom Hickey (signed)
Inks:
Tom Hickey
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Wing Brady; Ali Ben Saad; Ronelli
Synopsis:
Ronelli rescues Wing from the Chamber of Serpents, and then Wing prepares to rescue Lynn Harding.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

continued

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

Talk About Talkies / text article / 0.67 page (report information)

Script:
Mary Partrick
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction
Characters:
Fred Astaire (photo)
Keywords:
movie reviews

The Mystic Coincidence (Table of Contents: 25)

text article / 0.33 page (report information)

Script:
? [as Graysen, the Magician]
Letters:
typeset

["In 1902 Mount Pelee gassed and burned..."] (Table of Contents: 26)

It's a Fact! / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Paul Ferrer ?
Pencils:
Paul Ferrer ?
Inks:
Paul Ferrer ?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction

[The Mystery Plane, Part 9] (Table of Contents: 27)

Bob Merritt and His Flying Pals / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Malcolm Wheeler-Nicholson
Pencils:
Leo O'Mealia (signed)
Inks:
Leo O'Mealia
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Bob Merritt; Red; Shorty
Synopsis:
Red and Shorty fly up to Alaska but experience plane trouble due to sabotage.

Indexer Notes

continued

[Adopted by Flint, Part 2] (Table of Contents: 28)

Little Linda / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Whitney Ellsworth (signed)
Pencils:
Whitney Ellsworth (signed)
Inks:
Whitney Ellsworth
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
children
Characters:
Jonas Flint; Linda; Ned Flint; Togo; Wilkins
Synopsis:
Flint's nephew Ned decides to abandon his inheritance and make his own way in the world.

In the Wake of the Wander [Part 11] (Table of Contents: 29)

Captain Grim / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Tom Cooper
Pencils:
Tom Cooper [as MacFergus]
Inks:
Tom Cooper
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
historical
Characters:
Captain Grim; Holcomb; Slim; Saunders; Filson
Synopsis:
Rescue has arrived, but Grim faces a showdown with Filson.

[The Queen's Face] (Table of Contents: 30)

2023: Super-Police / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Ken Fitch (signed)
Pencils:
Clem Gretter (signed)
Inks:
Clem Gretter
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Rex Cosmos; Axel Yoke; The Queen [Renee]; Capt. Kiddlaw; Joan Shanley; Professor Shanley
Synopsis:
Rex figures out that the Queen is in league with Kidlaw.

Indexer Notes

title from last issue blurb

[Episode 2] (Table of Contents: 31)

Pirate Gold / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Sven Elven ?
Pencils:
Sven Elven (signed)
Inks:
Sven Elven
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
historical
Characters:
Jeff Roberts; Gregory Roberts; Captain Dennis
Synopsis:
Jeff and his uncle finally reach the treasure island of Moraga.

Indexer Notes

continued

[Fetch] (Table of Contents: 32)

Hubert / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
J. Muselli (signed)
Pencils:
Bill Patrick (signed)
Inks:
Bill Patrick
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Hubert

["Once more, Bobby and Binks gaze into the magic crystal..."] (Table of Contents: 33)

Magic Crystal of History / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Homer Fleming
Pencils:
Homer Fleming (signed)
Inks:
Homer Fleming
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction
Characters:
Bobby; Binks; Alexander the Great

[The Purple Tiger, Part 3] (Table of Contents: 34)

Calling All Cars / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Jerry Siegel (Signed)
Pencils:
Joe Shuster (signed)
Inks:
Joe Shuster
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
Sandy Kean; The Purple Tiger; Commisioner Bailey
Synopsis:
Gangsters capture Sandy and the commissioner and deliver them to the Purple Tiger.

Indexer Notes

continued

["Remember what Mr. Smith told you, Joe!"] (Table of Contents: 35)

Alger's Variety Show / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Russell Cole [as Alger]
Pencils:
Russell Cole [as Alger]
Inks:
Russell Cole [as Alger]
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

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

credits, title page / 0.25 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover.

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

Harmonica Playing Made Easy / advertisement / 0.25 page (report information)

Boys! Earn Money and Big Prizes (Table of Contents: 38) (Expand) /

The Crowell Publishing Co. / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Factory to You (Table of Contents: 39) (Expand) /

Remington Rand / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Johnson Smith & Co.
  3. 2. [The Gavonian Affair, Part 13]
    Sandra of the Secret Service
  4. 3. [Prince of Patrania, Part 11]
    Spike Spalding
  5. 4. [Island Adventure, Part 3]
    Woozy Watts
  6. 5. [Damsel in Distress, Part 10]
    Jack Woods
  7. 6. [Episode 12]
    Ivanhoe
  8. 7. ["Don regains his equilibrium..."]
    Don Drake on the Planet Saro
  9. 8. He Plays Ball
    Unc
  10. 9. Fang Gow of China [Part 13]
    Barry O'Neill and Fang Gow Of China
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Fun Club
  12. 11. [The Half-Breed, Part 3]
    Buckskin Jim
  13. 12. ["'Pel' ol'e pal how about us taking a vacation?"]
    Pelion and Ossa
  14. 13. Batter Up! [Part 2]
    Pep Morgan
  15. 14. [The Holdup, Part 5]
    Along the Main Line
  16. 15. ["Brad and Prince Kardos, in search of Lorraine..."]
    Brad Hardy
  17. 16. [Episode 3]
    The Three Musketeers
  18. 17. At the Beach - Sunburn and Sand
  19. 18. In the Wilderness [Part 1]
    The Bradley Boys
  20. 19. ["That Hannibal had not delayed his advance on Rome..."]
    Just Suppose
  21. 20. ["On a warm summer day two boys and I..."]
    Thrilling True Stories
  22. 21. [The Werewolf, Part 3]
    Dr. Occult
  23. 22. [Dewey and the Pirates, Part 10]
    Midshipman Dewey
  24. 23. [The Bedouin Adventure, Part 12]
    Wing Brady
  25. 24. [no title indexed]
    Talk About Talkies
  26. 25. The Mystic Coincidence
  27. 26. ["In 1902 Mount Pelee gassed and burned..."]
    It's a Fact!
  28. 27. [The Mystery Plane, Part 9]
    Bob Merritt and His Flying Pals
  29. 28. [Adopted by Flint, Part 2]
    Little Linda
  30. 29. In the Wake of the Wander [Part 11]
    Captain Grim
  31. 30. [The Queen's Face]
    2023: Super-Police
  32. 31. [Episode 2]
    Pirate Gold
  33. 32. [Fetch]
    Hubert
  34. 33. ["Once more, Bobby and Binks gaze into the magic crystal..."]
    Magic Crystal of History
  35. 34. [The Purple Tiger, Part 3]
    Calling All Cars
  36. 35. ["Remember what Mr. Smith told you, Joe!"]
    Alger's Variety Show
  37. 36. [no title indexed]
  38. 37. [no title indexed]
    Harmonica Playing Made Easy
  39. 38. Boys! Earn Money and Big Prizes
    The Crowell Publishing Co.
  40. 39. Factory to You
    Remington Rand
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Jim Van Dore
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  • Daniel Thingvold
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  • Lou Mazzella
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