King Features Weekly #November 19, 1992
(November 19, 1992)

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Price
0.00 FREE
Pages
216
On-sale Date
1992-11-19
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
King Features Syndicate, Inc.
Editing
Rick Wilson (King Features Weekly service national director); Diane Eckert (managing editor); Bradley J. Elson (sales manager); Charlotte Bruckner (administrative assistant); Seli Groves (entertainment); Venetta Smith (editorial computer manager)

Issue Notes

No actual issue number listed, date on cover (NOV 19 1992) taken for issue number.
Copyright 1992 by King Features Syndicate, Inc.
Pre-release of syndicated material for, mostly for Monday, November 23, 1992 through Sunday, November 29, 1992 with some for Sunday, November 22, 1992.

The individual issues of this series are each less than 50% comics. Only comics sequences are indexed and cover scans are accepted only if the issue has 10% indexed comics content.

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

Hocus-Focus / cartoon / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Pencils
Henry Boltinoff
Inks
Henry Boltinoff
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

Copyright 1992 by King Features Syndicate, Inc.
Pre-publication of six Hocus-Focus daily comic activity panels (King Features Syndicate) scheduled to be published on November 23 - 28, 1992.
On pages 93 and 95.

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

Ratz / comic story / 0.165 page (report information)

Script
Ben Smith (signed)
Pencils
Ben Smith (signed)
Inks
Ben Smith (signed)
Letters
Ben Smith (signed)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Buy Decaf.
Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
two unnamed rats
Synopsis
Too much caffeine causes the toothpaste tube to shoot out everywhere.

Indexer Notes

Copyright 1992 by King Features Syndicate, Inc.
Single strip, part of the King Features Weekly Service offering. Pre-publication intended for release the week of November 23 - 29, 1992.
On page 153.

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

Butch and Dougie / comic story / 0.165 page (report information)

Script
Alex Howell (signed)
Pencils
Alex Howell (signed)
Inks
Alex Howell (signed)
Letters
Alex Howell (signed)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Arhh! Arhh! They're Eating Your Cone!
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; children
Characters
Butch; Dougie
Synopsis
Autumn leaves fall on an ice cream cone.

Indexer Notes

Copyright 1992 by King Features Syndicate, Inc.
Single strip, part of the King Features Weekly Service offering. Pre-publication intended for release the week of November 23 - 29, 1992.
On page 153.

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

The Spats / comic story / 0.165 page (report information)

Script
Jeff Pickering (signed as Pickering)
Pencils
Jeff Pickering (signed as Pickering)
Inks
Jeff Pickering (signed as Pickering)
Letters
Jeff Pickering (signed as Pickering)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Would You Like to Buy Some Girl Scout Cookies, Mister?
Genre
humor; domestic
Characters
Harold Spat; unnamed girl scout (off camera)
Synopsis
Harold Spat laughs at at girl scout trying to selling him cookies.

Indexer Notes

Copyright 1992 by King Features Syndicate, Inc.
Single strip, part of the King Features Weekly Service offering. Pre-publication intended for release the week of November 23 - 29, 1992.
On page 153.

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

Play Better Golf / comic story / 0.165 page (report information)

Script
Jack Nicklaus (credited)
Pencils
Jim McQueen (signed as JM)
Inks
Jim McQueen (signed as JM)
Letters
Jim McQueen (signed as JM)

Job Number
1113
First Line of Dialogue or Text
Would You Rather Play Into a Green with a 6-Iron...
Synopsis
When to choose a 6 or 9-Iron when the golf ball rests on a steep slope.

Indexer Notes

King Features Syndicate, Inc., listed with no copyright date.
Single strip, part of the King Features Weekly Service offering. Pre-publication intended for release the week of November 23 - 29, 1992.
On page 153.

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

The Adventures of Popeye / comic story / 0.6 page (report information)

Script
Bobby London (signed as London)
Pencils
Bobby London (signed as London)
Inks
Bobby London (signed as London)
Letters
Bobby London (signed as London)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
You Little Squirt...Do You Want to Know How...
Genre
adventure; humor
Characters
Popeye; unnamed creature from the Fourth Dimension
Synopsis
Popeye takes up the creature from the Fourth Dimension's offer to arm wrestle.

Indexer Notes

King Features Syndicate, Inc. is listed without copyright date. Three daily strips packaged as a part of the King Features Weekly Service offering. Pre-publication intended for release the week of November 23 - 29, 1992.
On page 155.

Modern Farming Methods... (Table of Contents: 7)

R.F.D. / comic story / 0.2 page (report information)

Script
Mike Marland (signed as Marland)
Pencils
Mike Marland (signed as Marland)
Inks
Mike Marland (signed as Marland)
Letters
Mike Marland (signed as Marland)

Genre
humor; domestic
Characters
Sim Poole; May Poole
Synopsis
Sim using a medal detector to find a needle in a haystack.

Indexer Notes

Copyright 1992 by King Features Syndicate, Inc.
Single strip, part of the King Features Weekly Service offering. Pre-publication intended for release the week of November 23 - 29, 1992.
On page 155.

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

George / comic story / 0.2 page (report information)

Script
Mark Szorady (signed)
Pencils
Mark Szorady (signed)
Inks
Mark Szorady (signed)
Letters
Mark Szorady (signed)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
We're Going to Lake Cardinal this Weekend, Guys!
Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
George; Elbie; Newton; Wiley; Spark
Synopsis
George tries to convince the rest to go fishing.

Indexer Notes

Copyright 1992 by King Features Syndicate, Inc.
Single strip, part of the King Features Weekly Service offering. Pre-publication intended for release the week of November 23 - 29, 1992.
On page 155.

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

The Adventures of Flash Gordon / comic story / 0.6 page (report information)

Script
Bruce Jones (signed as Jones)
Pencils
Ralph Reese (signed as Reese)
Inks
Ralph Reese (signed as Reese)
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I Thought You Were Bringing the Weapons!
Genre
adventure
Characters
Flash Gordon; Dale Arden; Hans Zarkov; giant flying insect
Synopsis
Flash, Hans, and Dale are on what seems to be a friendly planet when a giant flying insect goes after Zarkov.

Indexer Notes

King Features Syndicate, Inc., is listed without copyright date.
Three daily strips packaged as a part of the King Features Weekly Service offering. Pre-publication intended for release the week of November 23 - 29, 1992.
On page 157.

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

Out on a Limb / comic story / 0.2 page (report information)

Script
Gary Kopervas (signed as Kopervas)
Pencils
Gary Kopervas (signed as Kopervas)
Inks
Gary Kopervas (signed as Kopervas)
Letters
Gary Kopervas (signed as Kopervas)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Sometimes I Hate to Go Clothes Shopping...
Genre
humor; domestic
Characters
unnamed male; unnamed female
Synopsis
Male inadvertently insults female when he asks her if she was back from shopping.

Indexer Notes

Copyright 1992 by King Features Syndicate, Inc.
Single strip, part of the King Features Weekly Service offering. Pre-publication intended for release the week of November 23 - 29, 1992.
On page 157.

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

Professor Phumble / comic story / 0.2 page (report information)

Script
Bill Yates (signed)
Pencils
Bill Yates (signed)
Inks
Bill Yates (signed)
Letters
Bill Yates (signed)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
It's the Only Way I Can Figure Out the Answers...
Genre
humor
Characters
Professor Phumble; unnamed students
Synopsis
Student can only do the quiz while watching television.

Indexer Notes

King Features Syndicate, Inc., listed without copyright date.
Single strip, part of the King Features Weekly Service offering. Pre-publication intended for release the week of November 23 - 29, 1992.
On page 157.

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

cartoon / 0.065 page (report information)

Script
Mike Shapiro (signed)
Pencils
Mike Shapiro (signed)
Inks
Mike Shapiro (signed)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Dad says no more violin lessons.
Genre
humor
Characters
unnamed mom; unnamed son
Synopsis
Son finds himself wearing his violin.

Indexer Notes

Copyright 1992 by King Features Syndicate, Inc.
Single gag cartoon, part of the King Features Weekly Service offering. Pre-publication intended for release the week of November 23 - 29, 1992.
On page 159.

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

cartoon / 0.065 page (report information)

Script
Bill Whitehead (signed)
Pencils
Bill Whitehead (signed)
Inks
Bill Whitehead (signed)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Exactly when did I lose creative control?
Genre
humor
Characters
unnamed boss; unnamed assistant; employees
Synopsis
Workplace has gone out of control.

Indexer Notes

Copyright 1992 by King Features Syndicate, Inc.
Single gag cartoon, part of the King Features Weekly Service offering. Pre-publication intended for release the week of November 23 - 29, 1992.
On page 159.

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

cartoon / 0.065 page (report information)

Script
George Wolfe (signed)
Pencils
George Wolfe (signed)
Inks
George Wolfe (signed)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Sorry, they're holding that seat for a friend of mine.
Genre
humor
Characters
two unnamed businessmen
Synopsis
Pigeons are holding a park bench seat for businessman sitting next to them.

Indexer Notes

Copyright 1992 by King Features Syndicate, Inc.
Single gag cartoon, part of the King Features Weekly Service offering. Pre-publication dated for release on November 26, 1992.
On page 159.

The Nut House (Table of Contents: 15)

cartoon / 0.25 page (report information)

Script
Mike Smith (signed)
Pencils
Mike Smith (signed)
Inks
Mike Smith (signed)
Letters
Mike Smith (signed)

Genre
satire-parody
Characters
Ross Perot
Synopsis
Ross Perot got a nut house instead of the White House.

Indexer Notes

From the Las Vegas Sun newspaper, North American Syndicate. No copyright listing, dated 1992.
Editorial cartoon, part of the King Features Weekly Service offering. Pre-publication intended for release the week of November 23 - 29, 1992.
On page 163.

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

cartoon / 0.25 page (report information)

Script
Mike Smith (signed)
Pencils
Mike Smith (signed)
Inks
Mike Smith (signed)
Letters
Mike Smith (signed)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I Hear the U.S. State Department Investigated Clinton's Mom.
Genre
satire-parody
Characters
KGB officers.
Synopsis
KGB officers wonder if the State Department is hiring.

Indexer Notes

From the Las Vegas Sun newspaper, North American Syndicate. No copyright listing.
Editorial cartoon, part of the King Features Weekly Service offering. Pre-publication intended for release the week of November 23 - 29, 1992.
On page 163.

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

cartoon / 0.25 page (report information)

Script
John Trever (signed as Trever)
Pencils
John Trever (signed as Trever)
Inks
John Trever (signed as Trever)
Letters
John Trever (signed as Trever)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
They're Out to Smear Me, Doc!
Genre
satire-parody
Characters
Unnamed psychiatrist; unnamed patient
Synopsis
Patient suffering from "Perot-noia."

Indexer Notes

From the Albuquerque Journal newspaper. No copyright listing, dated 1992.
Editorial cartoon, part of the King Features Weekly Service offering. Pre-publication intended for release the week of November 23 - 29, 1992.
On page 163.

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

cartoon / 0.25 page (report information)

Script
John Darkow (signed as Darkow)
Pencils
John Darkow (signed as Darkow)
Inks
John Darkow (signed as Darkow)
Letters
John Darkow (signed as Darkow)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
My Mother The Czar!
Genre
satire-parody
Characters
Bill Clinton; Virginia Clinton Kelley; unnamed State Department investigator
Synopsis
Bill Clinton introduces his mother to the investigator.

Indexer Notes

From the San Antonio Light newspaper. No copyright listing, dated 1992.
Editorial cartoon, part of the King Features Weekly Service offering. Pre-publication intended for release the week of November 23 - 29, 1992.
On page 163.

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

Vision Teaser / cartoon / 0.3 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction
Synopsis
Find six differences in both pictures.

Indexer Notes

Copyright 1992 by King Features Syndicate, Inc.
Single panel, part of the King Features Weekly Service offering. Pre-publication intended for release the week of November 23 - 29, 1992.
On page 167.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 1. [no title indexed]
    Hocus-Focus
  2. 2. ["Buy Decaf."]
    Ratz
  3. 3. ["Arhh! Arhh! They're Eating Your Cone!"]
    Butch and Dougie
  4. 4. ["Would You Like to Buy Some Girl Scout Cookies, Mister?"]
    The Spats
  5. 5. ["Would You Rather Play Into a Green with a 6-Iron..."]
    Play Better Golf
  6. 6. ["You Little Squirt...Do You Want to Know How..."]
    The Adventures of Popeye
  7. 7. Modern Farming Methods...
    R.F.D.
  8. 8. ["We're Going to Lake Cardinal this Weekend, Guys!"]
    George
  9. 9. ["I Thought You Were Bringing the Weapons!"]
    The Adventures of Flash Gordon
  10. 10. ["Sometimes I Hate to Go Clothes Shopping..."]
    Out on a Limb
  11. 11. ["It's the Only Way I Can Figure Out the Answers..."]
    Professor Phumble
  12. 12. ["Dad says no more violin lessons."]
  13. 13. ["Exactly when did I lose creative control?"]
  14. 14. ["Sorry, they're holding that seat for a friend of mine."]
  15. 15. The Nut House
  16. 16. ["I Hear the U.S. State Department Investigated Clinton's Mom."]
  17. 17. ["They're Out to Smear Me, Doc!"]
  18. 18. ["My Mother The Czar!"]
  19. 19. [no title indexed]
    Vision Teaser
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