(August 1939)

Eastern Color, 1934 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Famous Funnies, Inc.
Editing:
Stephen Douglas
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Earlier Issues Standard Golden Age U. S.; Later issues Standard Silver Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding:
Saddle-Stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Oaky Doaks / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Victor E. Pazmino
Pencils:
Victor E. Pazmino
Inks:
Victor E. Pazmino
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
King Cedric; Uncle Elby

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

Lightnin' And The Lone Rider / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Kirby [as Lance Kirby]
Pencils:
Jack Kirby [as Lance Kirby]
Inks:
Jack Kirby
Colors:
?
Letters:
Jack Kirby

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Lone Rider
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

promo piece for new series beginning the next issue

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

Napoleon / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Clifford McBride
Pencils:
Clifford McBride
Inks:
Clifford McBride
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
animal
Characters:
Napoleon; Uncle Elby

Indexer Notes

copyright Arthur J. Lefave

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

Goofie Gags / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Victor E. Pazmino
Pencils:
Victor E. Pazmino
Inks:
Victor E. Pazmino
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

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

Butty and Fatty / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
M. E. Brady [as MEB] (signed)
Pencils:
M. E. Brady [as MEB] (signed)
Inks:
M. E. Brady [as MEB] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

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

Roy Powers / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Paul Powell
Pencils:
Kemp Starrett ?
Inks:
Kemp Starrett ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure; teen
Characters:
Roy Powers; Chunky; Rocky Jones; Mrs. Keeler; Phillip Jones

Indexer Notes

copyright Ledger Syndicate

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

Let's Get Into a Huddle! / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Steve Douglas
Pencils:
Steve Douglas
Inks:
Steve Douglas
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

["Darting in pursuit of the mysterious pair"] (Table of Contents: 7)

Buck Rogers / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Phil Nowlan
Pencils:
Dick Calkins
Inks:
Dick Calkins
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Reprints:
  • from Buck Rogers Sunday (John F. Dille) 1938-04-10 - 1938-05-01

Indexer Notes

copyright John F. Dille

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

Nipper / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Clare Victor Dwiggins
Pencils:
Clare Victor Dwiggins
Inks:
Clare Victor Dwiggins
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
children

["We're going back Billy! There's something wrong down below!"] (Table of Contents: 9)

Skyroads / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Dick Calkins
Pencils:
Russell Keaton
Inks:
Russell Keaton
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
aviation
Characters:
Speed McCloud; Murphy; Sally Young; Doc Redfern
Synopsis:
Doc Redfern tries to examine the children in the Maya village, but the medicine man says no.

Indexer Notes

copyright John F. Dille. New storyline and cast

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

Hairbreadth Harry / comic story / 0.8 page (report information)

Script:
F. O. Alexander
Pencils:
F. O. Alexander
Inks:
F. O. Alexander
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure

Indexer Notes

copyright Ledger Syndicate

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

Life's Like That / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Fred Neher
Pencils:
Fred Neher
Inks:
Fred Neher
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

copyright Consolidated News

["It's Legenza all right! He'll bear watching!"] (Table of Contents: 12)

War On Crime / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Rex Collier
Pencils:
Jimmy Thompson
Inks:
Jimmy Thompson
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
crime
Characters:
Mais; Legenza; Farrell; Eckert
Synopsis:
The FBI round up the last members of the Tri-State Gang, most of whom get the chair.

Indexer Notes

Copyright Ledger Syndicate. Last episode.

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

Jitter / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Arthur Poinier
Pencils:
Arthur Poinier
Inks:
Arthur Poinier
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals

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

Big Chief Wahoo / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Allen Saunders
Pencils:
Elmer Woggon
Inks:
Elmer Woggon
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Big Chief Wahoo; Pigtails; Great Gusto

Indexer Notes

copyright Publishers syndicate

["Dickie, Dan and Old Joe find themselves in an open boat."] (Table of Contents: 15)

Dickie Dare / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Colton Waugh
Pencils:
Colton Waugh
Inks:
Colton Waugh
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Dickie Dare; Dan; Wags; Tubby; Old Joe
Synopsis:
Dickie and the crew wash up on an island that is pretty close to bare rock.

Indexer Notes

copyright Associated Press

["Your stupid little mind is now at my complete disposal!"] (Table of Contents: 16)

Adventures of Patsy / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Mel Graff
Pencils:
Mel Graff
Inks:
Mel Graff
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Patsy; Uncle Phil; Huck
Synopsis:
Phil is concerned by Patsy's very strange behavior. She acts as if she's been hypnotized (which she has).

Indexer Notes

copyright the Associated Press

The Barbary Pirates (Table of Contents: 17)

High Lights of History / comic story / 0.8 page (report information)

Script:
J. Carroll Mansfield
Pencils:
J. Carroll Mansfield
Inks:
J. Carroll Mansfield
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
historical

Indexer Notes

copyright Bell Syndicate

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

Funland / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script:
A. W. Nugent
Pencils:
A. W. Nugent
Inks:
A. W. Nugent
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

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

The Pen Pal Page / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Stephen Douglas
Inks:
Stephen Douglas
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

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

Napoleon / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Clifford McBride
Pencils:
Clifford McBride
Inks:
Clifford McBride
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
animal
Characters:
Napoleon; Uncle Elby

Indexer Notes

copyright Arthur J. Lefave

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

The Frog Pond Ferry / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
M. E. Brady [as MEB] (signed)
Pencils:
M. E. Brady [as MEB] (signed)
Inks:
M. E. Brady [as MEB] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals

[But I didn't say I wanted to marry Elisabeth"] (Table of Contents: 22)

Oaky Doaks / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Ralph Briggs Fuller
Pencils:
Ralph Briggs Fuller
Inks:
Ralph Briggs Fuller
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
King Cedric; Oaky Doaks; Elisabeth
Synopsis:
Queen Elisabeth insists she is going to marry Oaky.

Indexer Notes

copyright the Associated Press

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

Seaweed Sam / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Victor E. Pazmino
Pencils:
Victor E. Pazmino
Inks:
Victor E. Pazmino
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

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

Big Chief Wahoo / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Allen Saunders
Pencils:
Elmer Woggon
Inks:
Elmer Woggon
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Big Chief Wahoo; Minnie Ha-Cha; Great Gusto

Indexer Notes

copyright Bell Syndicate

["Klotz has been killed!!"] (Table of Contents: 25)

Olly of the Movies / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Julian Ollendorf
Pencils:
Julian Ollendorf
Inks:
Julian Ollendorf
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Olly Lane; Mary Davis; Helen Wood; Lona Arbut; Don; Click; Cluck
Synopsis:
Klotz is found dead at a party. All of the guests are interviewed by the police. Click and Cluck also investigate.

Indexer Notes

copyright McNaught Syndicate

["Dontcha see? Them fellers'll trim Pop sure as fate!"] (Table of Contents: 26)

Scorchy Smith / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Noel Sickles
Pencils:
Noel Sickles (signed)
Inks:
Noel Sickles
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Scorchy; Heinie Himmelstrosse; Mickey Lafarge; Rufus Krag
Synopsis:
Scorchy and Mickey stop her father from signing away his land to Krag.

Indexer Notes

copyright the Associated Press

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

Somebody's Stenog / comic story / 0.8 page (report information)

Script:
A. E. Hayward
Pencils:
A. E. Hayward
Inks:
A. E. Hayward
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Cam O'Flage; Sam Smithers

Indexer Notes

copyright Ledger Syndicate

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

Above the Crowd / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Stookie Allen
Pencils:
Stookie Allen
Inks:
Stookie Allen
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 29)

Mescal Ike / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
S. L. Huntley
Pencils:
Art Huhta
Inks:
Art Huhta
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

copyright Associated Newspapers

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

Magic Made Easy / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Stephen Douglas
Inks:
Stephen Douglas
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

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

Napoleon / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Clifford McBride
Pencils:
Clifford McBride
Inks:
Clifford McBride
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
animal
Characters:
Napoleon; Uncle Elby

Indexer Notes

copyright Arthur J. Lefave

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

There's A Town / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script:
M. E. Brady [as MEB] (signed)
Pencils:
M. E. Brady [as MEB] (signed)
Inks:
M. E. Brady [as MEB] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Keywords:
full-page single-panel cartoon

["Couldn't you take us somewhere so we can telephone?"] (Table of Contents: 33)

Babe Bunting / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Roy L. Williams
Pencils:
Roy L. Williams
Inks:
Roy L. Williams
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Babe Bunting; Benjy; Jake Heep; Molly Heep
Synopsis:
Benjy and Babe escape from the Heeps after Jake steels their money.

Indexer Notes

copyright Ledger Syndicate

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

Punky / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Fred Balk
Pencils:
Fred Balk
Inks:
Fred Balk
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
children

Indexer Notes

copyright the Associated Press

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

Connie / comic story / 0.8 page (report information)

Script:
Frank Godwin
Pencils:
Frank Godwin
Inks:
Frank Godwin
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Connie Kurridge

Indexer Notes

copyright Ledger Syndicate

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

Life's Like That / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Fred Neher
Pencils:
Fred Neher
Inks:
Fred Neher
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

copyright Consolidated News

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

Queenie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
S. M. Iger [as Bob Bliss]
Pencils:
S. M. Iger [as Bob Bliss]
Inks:
S. M. Iger [as Bob Bliss]
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
children

Valley of Doom (Table of Contents: 38)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert M. Hyatt
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

["I've got a letter from Obregado! I've got a chance to make $50,000!"] (Table of Contents: 39)

Homer Hoopee / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Fred Locher
Pencils:
Fred Locher
Inks:
Fred Locher
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Homer Hoopee; Cousin Egbert
Synopsis:
Obregado offers Homer 50 grand if he can remember where the buried treasure is.

Indexer Notes

copyright the Associated Press

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

The Gay Thirties / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Hank Barron
Pencils:
Hank Barron
Inks:
Hank Barron
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

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

Napoleon / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Clifford McBride
Pencils:
Clifford McBride
Inks:
Clifford McBride
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
animal
Characters:
Napoleon; Uncle Elby

Indexer Notes

copyright Arthur J. Lefave

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

Spunky Dory / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
M. E. Brady [as MEB] (signed)
Pencils:
M. E. Brady [as MEB] (signed)
Inks:
M. E. Brady [as MEB] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
children
Characters:
Spunky Dory; Duchess the goat

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

Star Flashes / cartoon / 0.67 page (report information)

Script:
Charles Bruno
Pencils:
Charles Bruno
Inks:
Charles Bruno
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction

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

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Victor E. Pazmino
Pencils:
Victor E. Pazmino
Inks:
Victor E. Pazmino
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Keywords:
World's Fair
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Oaky Doaks
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Lightnin' And The Lone Rider
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Napoleon
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Goofie Gags
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Butty and Fatty
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Roy Powers
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Let's Get Into a Huddle!
  8. 7. ["Darting in pursuit of the mysterious pair"]
    Buck Rogers
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Nipper
  10. 9. ["We're going back Billy! There's something wrong down below!"]
    Skyroads
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Hairbreadth Harry
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Life's Like That
  13. 12. ["It's Legenza all right! He'll bear watching!"]
    War On Crime
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Jitter
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Big Chief Wahoo
  16. 15. ["Dickie, Dan and Old Joe find themselves in an open boat."]
    Dickie Dare
  17. 16. ["Your stupid little mind is now at my complete disposal!"]
    Adventures of Patsy
  18. 17. The Barbary Pirates
    High Lights of History
  19. 18. [no title indexed]
    Funland
  20. 19. [no title indexed]
    The Pen Pal Page
  21. 20. [no title indexed]
    Napoleon
  22. 21. [no title indexed]
    The Frog Pond Ferry
  23. 22. [But I didn't say I wanted to marry Elisabeth"]
    Oaky Doaks
  24. 23. [no title indexed]
    Seaweed Sam
  25. 24. [no title indexed]
    Big Chief Wahoo
  26. 25. ["Klotz has been killed!!"]
    Olly of the Movies
  27. 26. ["Dontcha see? Them fellers'll trim Pop sure as fate!"]
    Scorchy Smith
  28. 27. [no title indexed]
    Somebody's Stenog
  29. 28. [no title indexed]
    Above the Crowd
  30. 29. [no title indexed]
    Mescal Ike
  31. 30. [no title indexed]
    Magic Made Easy
  32. 31. [no title indexed]
    Napoleon
  33. 32. [no title indexed]
    There's A Town
  34. 33. ["Couldn't you take us somewhere so we can telephone?"]
    Babe Bunting
  35. 34. [no title indexed]
    Punky
  36. 35. [no title indexed]
    Connie
  37. 36. [no title indexed]
    Life's Like That
  38. 37. [no title indexed]
    Queenie
  39. 38. Valley of Doom
  40. 39. ["I've got a letter from Obregado! I've got a chance to make $50,000!"]
    Homer Hoopee
  41. 40. [no title indexed]
    The Gay Thirties
  42. 41. [no title indexed]
    Napoleon
  43. 42. [no title indexed]
    Spunky Dory
  44. 43. [no title indexed]
    Star Flashes
  45. 44. [no title indexed]
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  • Lou Mougin
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