(April 1940)

Eastern Color, 1934 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Famous Funnies, Inc.
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)

Mescal Ike / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor
Characters
Uncle Elby; Pigtails

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

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
?

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

The Gay Thirties / cartoon / 0.25 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor

[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)

Spunky Dory writes his story / 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
?

[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
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
We head for the Rift Valley for big game!
Characters
Roy Powers; Rocky Jones; Chunky
Reprints
  • from Roy Powers dailies (Ledger Syndicate) 193x-xx-xx

[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
?

Simon Bolivar (Table of Contents: 7)

Highlights of History / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

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

Skyroads / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Are you Spanish Captain?
Genre
aviation
Reprints
  • from Skyroads dailies (John F. Dille) 193x-xx-xx

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

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I will explain the theft of my ruby stickpin
Genre
adventure
Reprints
  • from Hairbreadth Harry Sundays (Ledger Syndicate)193x-xx-xx

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

High-Gear Homer / comic story / 0.2 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor

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

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
Buddy and Allura-fighting their way back through a changed world to Niagara joined a band of Brazilian refugees
Genre
science fiction
Characters
Buck Rogers; Wilma Deering; Huer
Reprints
  • From Buck Rogers Sunday (John F. Dille) 1938-11-20 - 1938-12-11

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

Jitter / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

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

Sergeant Stony Craig / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Rentfrow
Pencils
Don Dickson
Inks
Don Dickson
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
You've punished him enough Devlin!
Genre
military

[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
?

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
Didja get what th'navy doc said?
Genre
adventure
Characters
Dickie Dare; Dan Flynn: Wags
Reprints
  • from Dickie Dare dailies (Associated Press) 193x-xx-xx

[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
Small town girl flops in big time
Genre
adventure
Characters
Patsy; Phantom Magician; Queen Patsy; King Goof
Reprints
  • from Adventures of Patsy dailies (the Associated Press) 193x-xx-xx

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

Napoleon / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor
Characters
Napolean; Uncle Elby

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

Daredevils of Destiny / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Frank Rentfrow
Pencils
Don Dickson
Inks
Don Dickson
Colors
?
Letters
?

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

The Pen Pal Page / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
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
humor
Characters
Napolean; Uncle Elby

[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
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I'll be home early tonight, Henrietta
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
Shhh! Maybe he'll lay an egg!
Genre
adventure
Characters
Oaky Doaks; King Cedric; Sir Cadwell
Reprints
  • from Oaky Doaks dailies (the Associated Press) 193x-xx-xx

[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
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Sam is in the city with Tiny
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
?

[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
Brad, How would you like to take a little stroll through the gardens?
Genre
adventure
Reprints
  • from Olly of the Movies dailies (McNaught Syndicate) 193x-xx-xx

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

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

Script
Noel Sickles
Pencils
Noel Sickles
Inks
Noel Sickles
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
We flash back to Scorchy and Himmelstoss trying to find the trail..
Genre
adventure
Characters
Scorchy Smith; Pudge; Knuckles; Armara
Reprints
  • from Scorchy Smith dailies (the Associated Press) 193x-xx-xx

[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
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Samuel I can't believe it- A world tour!
Genre
humor
Characters
Sam Smithers; Cam O'Flage
Reprints
  • from Somebody's Stenog Sundays (Ledger Syndicate)193x.xx.xx

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

The Back-Seat Driver / comic story / 0.2 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor
Reprints
  • from Back-Seat Driver Sundays ( Ledger Syndicate)193x.xx.xx

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

Lightnin' and the Lone Rider / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Frank Robbins
Inks
Frank Robbins
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I keel you
Genre
western-frontier
Characters
The Lone Rider [Jim Larrimore]; The Panther (villain); Ramon (henchman); Luis (henchman)
Reprints
  • from Lightnin' and the Lone Rider dailies (Associated Features Syndicate) 1939-03-18, 1939-03-23 - 1939-03-25, 1939-03-27 - 1939-03-30 [Found in only one known newspaper originally, New Brunswick Home News of New Brunswick, New Jersey.]

Indexer Notes

Inker credit from Craig Delich.

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: 30)

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Cheating death!
Genre
non-fiction

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

Napoleon / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre
animal
Characters
Napolean; Uncle Elby
Reprints
  • from Napoleon sundays (Arthur J. Lefave)193x.xx.xx

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

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

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

Goash! Something's happened (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
Reprints
  • from Babe Bunting dailies (Ledger Syndicate) 193x-xx-xx

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

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Muley wants pay!
Genre
humor
Reprints
  • from Mescal Ike dailies (Associated Newspapers)193x.xx.xx

[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
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I've had a sort of feelin' that Connie and Jack don't like me hanging around!
Genre
adventure
Reprints
  • from Connie Sundays (Ledger Syndicate) 1936-03-08

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

The Wet Blanket / comic story / 0.2 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor
Reprints
  • from The Wet Blanket Sundays (Ledger Syndicate)193x.xx.xx

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

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

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

Genre
humor

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

Queenie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Bob Bliss
Pencils
Bob Bliss
Inks
Bob Bliss
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Queenie, this is Colonel Clambake's little nephew Clarence!
Genre
children

Hot Ice (Table of Contents: 39)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

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

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

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
Which way did he go?
Genre
adventure
Reprints
  • from Homer Hoopee dailies (the Associated Press)193x.xx.xx

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

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: 42)

Napoleon / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre
animal
Characters
Napolean; Uncle Elby
Reprints
  • from Napoleon sundays (Arthur J. Lefave)193x.xx.xx

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

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

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

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: 45) (Expand) /

Red Ryder / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Mescal Ike
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    There's a Town
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    The Gay Thirties
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Goofie Gags
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Spunky Dory writes his story
  6. 5. ["We head for the Rift Valley for big game!"]
    Roy Powers
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Let's Get Into a Huddle!
  8. 7. Simon Bolivar
    Highlights of History
  9. 8. ["Are you Spanish Captain?"]
    Skyroads
  10. 9. ["I will explain the theft of my ruby stickpin"]
    Hairbreadth Harry
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    High-Gear Homer
  12. 11. ["Buddy and Allura-fighting their way back through a changed world to Niagara joined a band of Brazilian refugees"]
    Buck Rogers
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Jitter
  14. 13. ["You've punished him enough Devlin!"]
    Sergeant Stony Craig
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Big Chief Wahoo
  16. 15. ["Didja get what th'navy doc said?"]
    Dickie Dare
  17. 16. ["Small town girl flops in big time"]
    Adventures of Patsy
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    Napoleon
  19. 18. [no title indexed]
    Daredevils of Destiny
  20. 19. [no title indexed]
    The Pen Pal Page
  21. 20. [no title indexed]
    Napoleon
  22. 21. ["I'll be home early tonight, Henrietta"]
    The Frog Pond Ferry
  23. 22. ["Shhh! Maybe he'll lay an egg!"]
    Oaky Doaks
  24. 23. ["Sam is in the city with Tiny"]
    Seaweed Sam
  25. 24. [no title indexed]
    Big Chief Wahoo
  26. 25. ["Brad, How would you like to take a little stroll through the gardens?"]
    Olly of the Movies
  27. 26. ["We flash back to Scorchy and Himmelstoss trying to find the trail.."]
    Scorchy Smith
  28. 27. ["Samuel I can't believe it- A world tour!"]
    Somebody's Stenog
  29. 28. [no title indexed]
    The Back-Seat Driver
  30. 29. ["I keel you"]
    Lightnin' and the Lone Rider
  31. 30. ["Cheating death!"]
    Above the Crowd
  32. 31. [no title indexed]
    Napoleon
  33. 32. [no title indexed]
    Big Chief Wahoo
  34. 33. Goash! Something's happened
    Babe Bunting
  35. 34. ["Muley wants pay!"]
    Mescal Ike
  36. 35. ["I've had a sort of feelin' that Connie and Jack don't like me hanging around!"]
    Connie
  37. 36. [no title indexed]
    The Wet Blanket
  38. 37. [no title indexed]
    Life's Like That
  39. 38. ["Queenie, this is Colonel Clambake's little nephew Clarence!"]
    Queenie
  40. 39. Hot Ice
  41. 40. ["Which way did he go?"]
    Homer Hoopee
  42. 41. [no title indexed]
    Funland
  43. 42. [no title indexed]
    Napoleon
  44. 43. [no title indexed]
    Magic Made Easy
  45. 44. [no title indexed]
    Jitter
  46. 45. ["Look at these beautiful Daisy air rifles"]
    Red Ryder
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Ray Bottorff Jr
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Keith Chandler
  • Bob Hughes
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • Tim Cotrill
  • Craig Delich
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Merlin Haas
  • Karl Wilcox
  • Matthew Torrance
  • Peter Croome