(September 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
?
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)

Hairbreadth Harry / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor
Characters
Rudolph Rassendale

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

Hairbreadth Harry / illustration / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
adventure
Characters
Rudolph Rassendale; Harry; Belinda

[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
?

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

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Kane and Ardala have stolen a moon of Jupiter
Genre
science fiction
Reprints
  • from Buck Rogers sunday (John F. Dille) 1938-05-08 to 1938-05-29

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

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

Skyroads / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Ha, how you like that eh white man? Have bad medicine for you!
Genre
aviation
Characters
Speed McCloud; Murphy; Sally Young
Synopsis
Speed and the gang return to Hollywood, where he asks Sally to marry him.

Indexer Notes

copyright John F. Dille

[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
Characters
Harry; Belinda; Rudolph Rassendale

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

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

Lightnin' And The Lone Rider / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Whoopee, the Round-Up Is On!
Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Lone Rider
Reprints

Indexer Notes

First comic strips of the feature being reprinted.

Reprint information from the Stripper's Guide blog (http://strippersguide.blogspot.com/2017_09_24_archive.html, retrieved 27 September 2017) based from research by Allan Holtz and Jeffrey Lindenblatt.

[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

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

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The Dickie Dare begins to take form
Genre
adventure
Characters
Dickie Dare; Dan; Wags; Joe
Synopsis
Dickie and the gang build a boat so they can escape.

Indexer Notes

copyright Associated Press

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

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
As Patsy hurries by, Phil steps from behind a tree
Genre
adventure
Characters
Patsy; Uncle Phil; Huck

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)

Famous Funnies Games / 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

[no title indexed] (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
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Oh, it is wonderful to be alive!
Genre
adventure
Characters
King Cedric; Oaky Doaks; Queen Elisabeth
Synopsis
King Cedric tries to rescue Oaky, but fails. Both are headed for the dungeon.

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

[no title indexed] (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
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Bah! I'll betcha if I was inside I'd find out who killed Klotz!
Genre
adventure
Characters
Olly Lane; Click; Cluck; Jack Hite; A. G.
Synopsis
Click and Cluck solve the mystery and get Olly sprung.

Indexer Notes

copyright McNaught Syndicate

[no title indexed] (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; Mickey; Rufus Krag; Himmelstosse
Synopsis
Rufus Krag is still trying to trick Mickey's father into selling his land.

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

[no title indexed] (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
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
An hour later, as they near the houseboat
Genre
adventure
Characters
Babe Bunting; Benjy; Heep
Synopsis
Heep suddenly decides to bring Babe and Benjy back to the showboat

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

The Burial Pit (Table of Contents: 38)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

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

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

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
A hypnotist! Say I wonder if that fella could help me!
Genre
adventure
Characters
Homer Hoopee; Cousin Egbert
Synopsis
Homer is trying to regain his memory.

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)

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: 44)

cartoon / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor
Characters
Buck Rogers; Big Chief Wahoo
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Hairbreadth Harry
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Hairbreadth Harry
  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. ["Kane and Ardala have stolen a moon of Jupiter"]
    Buck Rogers
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Nipper
  10. 9. ["Ha, how you like that eh white man? Have bad medicine for you!"]
    Skyroads
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Hairbreadth Harry
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Life's Like That
  13. 12. ["Whoopee, the Round-Up Is On!"]
    Lightnin' And The Lone Rider
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Jitter
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Big Chief Wahoo
  16. 15. ["The Dickie Dare begins to take form"]
    Dickie Dare
  17. 16. ["As Patsy hurries by, Phil steps from behind a tree"]
    Adventures of Patsy
  18. 17. The Barbary Pirates
    High Lights of History
  19. 18. [no title indexed]
    Famous Funnies Games
  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. ["Oh, it is wonderful to be alive!"]
    Oaky Doaks
  24. 23. [no title indexed]
    Seaweed Sam
  25. 24. [no title indexed]
    Big Chief Wahoo
  26. 25. ["Bah! I'll betcha if I was inside I'd find out who killed Klotz!"]
    Olly of the Movies
  27. 26. [no title indexed]
    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. ["An hour later, as they near the houseboat"]
    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. The Burial Pit
  40. 39. ["A hypnotist! Say I wonder if that fella could help me!"]
    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]
    Jitter
  45. 44. [no title indexed]
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