(December 1940)

Eastern Color, 1934 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD; 0.15 CAD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
monthly
On-sale date:
1940-11-15
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Famous Funnies, Inc.
Editing:
?; William J. Pape (president); William B. Pape (treasurer)
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

Issue Notes

On sale date found in Famous Funnies (Eastern, 1934 series) #76 (November 1940) text article "Let's Get into a Huddle."


["Santa Ought to be Here Any Minute Now!"] (Table of Contents)

Chief Wahoo / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

["I think it's cruel to keep him in that little box all th' time-"] (Table of Contents: 1)

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

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

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

copyright the Associated Press

["Quick! Gimme the bag!"] (Table of Contents: 2)

Goofie Gags / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; science fiction

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

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:
?

Genre:
adventure

["The boys have cooked a lunch"] (Table of Contents: 4)

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

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

Genre:
adventure

Indexer Notes

copyright Ledger Syndicate

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

Let's Get Into a Huddle / text article / 1 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

publisher's news

Royal Pawns (Table of Contents: 6)

High Lights of History / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
historical

["Enemy planes reported heading out to sea-"] (Table of Contents: 7)

Sky Roads / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure; aviation

Indexer Notes

copyright John F. Dille

["Santy's little helper!"] (Table of Contents: 8)

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

["Now stupid Earth people!"] (Table of Contents: 9)

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

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

Genre:
science fiction

Indexer Notes

copyright John F. Dille

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

Jitter / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Jitter

["Who do you suppose had the secret passage built?"] (Table of Contents: 11)

Speed Spaulding / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
"Edwin Balmer; Philip Wylie (credited, but probably syndicate-authored)"
Pencils:
Marvin Bradley
Inks:
Marvin Bradley
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction

Indexer Notes

copyright John F. Dille

["Dere you are!"] (Table of Contents: 12)

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

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

Genre:
adventure

Indexer Notes

copyright Associated Press

["Well Pat- we still don't know which way to journey to Hollywood"] (Table of Contents: 13)

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

Script:
Charles Raab [as Mel Graff]
Pencils:
Charles Raab [as Mel Graff]
Inks:
Charles Raab [as Mel Graff]
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure

Indexer Notes

copyright the Associated Press

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

Napoleon / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

inside-cover

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

Chief Wahoo / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier

Indexer Notes

copyright Bell Syndicate

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

The Pen Pal Page / text article / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

reader's names list

[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

Indexer Notes

copyright Arthur J. Lefave

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

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:
animal

["Have you got any money?"] (Table of Contents: 19)

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

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

Genre:
historical

Indexer Notes

copyright the Associated Press

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

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: 21)

Chief Wahoo / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier

Indexer Notes

copyright Bell Syndicate

["Stop shooting at each other you fools!"] (Table of Contents: 22)

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

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

Genre:
adventure

Indexer Notes

copyright McNaught Syndicate

["I don't get it Mickey!"] (Table of Contents: 23)

Scorchy Smith / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure

Indexer Notes

copyright the Associated Press

["If Mr. Rockwell calls I'll be in the trailer."] (Table of Contents: 24)

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

Script:
Sam Nichols [as A. E. Hayward]
Pencils:
Sam Nichols [as A. E. Hayward]
Inks:
Sam Nichols [as A. E. Hayward]
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

copyright Ledger Syndicate

["You have seen the Senorita taken by Caleb Stone's banditos?"] (Table of Contents: 25)

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

Script:
Jack Kirby
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Jack Kirby
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier

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

Above the Crowd / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction

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

Napoleon / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

copyright Arthur J. Lefave

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

Chief Wahoo / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier

Indexer Notes

copyright Bell Syndicate

["These cops will do the watching from now on-"] (Table of Contents: 29)

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

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

Genre:
adventure

Indexer Notes

copyright Ledger Syndicate

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

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

["Daddy I've finished my Christmas list"] (Table of Contents: 31)

Connie / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

copyright Ledger Syndicate

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

Life's Like That / comic story / 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: 33)

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

Script:
M. E. Brady
Pencils:
M. E. Brady
Inks:
M. E. Brady
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction

The Fence Grenade (Table of Contents: 34)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
F. S. Saunders
Pencils:
Bill Everett
Inks:
Bill Everett
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

["Bermuda? How long have they been gone?"] (Table of Contents: 35)

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

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

Genre:
superhero
Reprints:
  • from Homer Hoopee Sundays (the Associated Press)193x.xx.xx

Indexer Notes

copyright Associated Press

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

Funland / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Puzzle page

["We'll be back before dinner with a christmas tree"] (Table of Contents: 37)

Napoleon / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

copyright Arthur J. Lefave

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

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

[I'll help you get a daisy for Christmas""] (Table of Contents: 39) (Expand) /

Daisy Air Rifles / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Santa Ought to be Here Any Minute Now!"]
    Chief Wahoo
  2. 1. ["I think it's cruel to keep him in that little box all th' time-"]
    The Gay Thirties
  3. 2. ["Quick! Gimme the bag!"]
    Goofie Gags
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Spunky Dory Writes His Story
  5. 4. ["The boys have cooked a lunch"]
    Roy Powers
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Let's Get Into a Huddle
  7. 6. Royal Pawns
    High Lights of History
  8. 7. ["Enemy planes reported heading out to sea-"]
    Sky Roads
  9. 8. ["Santy's little helper!"]
    Hairbreadth Harry
  10. 9. ["Now stupid Earth people!"]
    Buck Rogers
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Jitter
  12. 11. ["Who do you suppose had the secret passage built?"]
    Speed Spaulding
  13. 12. ["Dere you are!"]
    Dickie Dare
  14. 13. ["Well Pat- we still don't know which way to journey to Hollywood"]
    Adventures of Patsy
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Napoleon
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Chief Wahoo
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    The Pen Pal Page
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    Napoleon
  19. 18. [no title indexed]
    The Frog Pond Ferry
  20. 19. ["Have you got any money?"]
    Oaky Doaks
  21. 20. [no title indexed]
    Seaweed Sam
  22. 21. [no title indexed]
    Chief Wahoo
  23. 22. ["Stop shooting at each other you fools!"]
    Olly of the Movies
  24. 23. ["I don't get it Mickey!"]
    Scorchy Smith
  25. 24. ["If Mr. Rockwell calls I'll be in the trailer."]
    Somebody's Stenog
  26. 25. ["You have seen the Senorita taken by Caleb Stone's banditos?"]
    Lightnin' and the Lone Rider
  27. 26. [no title indexed]
    Above the Crowd
  28. 27. [no title indexed]
    Napoleon
  29. 28. [no title indexed]
    Chief Wahoo
  30. 29. ["These cops will do the watching from now on-"]
    Babe Bunting
  31. 30. [no title indexed]
    Mescal Ike
  32. 31. ["Daddy I've finished my Christmas list"]
    Connie
  33. 32. [no title indexed]
    Life's Like That
  34. 33. [no title indexed]
    There's A Town
  35. 34. The Fence Grenade
  36. 35. ["Bermuda? How long have they been gone?"]
    Homer Hoopee
  37. 36. [no title indexed]
    Funland
  38. 37. ["We'll be back before dinner with a christmas tree"]
    Napoleon
  39. 38. [no title indexed]
    Magic Made Easy
  40. 39. [I'll help you get a daisy for Christmas""]
    Daisy Air Rifles
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