(February 1941)

Eastern Color, 1934 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD; 0.15 CAD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Famous Funnies, Inc.
Editing:
Stephen Douglas (editor, art director) (uncredited); 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

Printed in the U.S.A. by Eastern Color Printing Co., Waterbury, Connecticut.
Editorial and circulation offices, 50 Church Street, New York, New York.
General office, 61 Leavenworth Street, Waterbury, Connecticut.
Advertising representatives, Gilman, Nicholl and Ruthmann of New York, New York.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Oaky Doaks / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; historical
Characters:
Sir Oaky Doaks; Nellie

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

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

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

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

The Gay Thirties / cartoon / 0.67 page (report information)

Script:
Hank Barrow (signed)
Pencils:
Hank Barrow (signed)
Inks:
Hank Barrow (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Reprints:
  • from The Gay Thirties daily (AP Newsfeatures) 193X-XX-XX ?

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

Goofie Gags / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Victor E. Pazmino [as VEP] (signed)
Pencils:
Victor E. Pazmino [as VEP] (signed)
Inks:
Victor E. Pazmino [as VEP] (signed)
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:
?

Genre:
humor

["I can see one of the men"] (Table of Contents: 5)

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

Script:
Paul Powell (credited)
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Reprints:
  • from Roy Powers dailies (Ledger Syndicate)1937-xx-xx

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

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

Script:
Stephen Douglas (signed)
Pencils:
Stephen Douglas (signed)
Inks:
Stephen Douglas (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Royal Pawns (Table of Contents: 7)

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

Script:
J. Carroll Mansfield (credited)
Pencils:
J. Carroll Mansfield (credited)
Inks:
J. Carroll Mansfield (credited)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction
Reprints:
  • from High Lights of History (Bell Newspaper Syndicate) 19XX-XX-XX

["Yo' is in a pow'ful hurry, ain't yo?"] (Table of Contents: 8)

Skyroads / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Russell Keaton (signed)
Pencils:
Russell Keaton (signed)
Inks:
Russell Keaton (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
aviation
Reprints:
  • from Skyroads Sunday (John F. Dille Co.) 193X-XX-XX - 193X-XX-XX

["I brought your lunch Grampaw"] (Table of Contents: 9)

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

Script:
F. O. Alexander (signed)
Pencils:
F. O. Alexander (signed)
Inks:
F. O. Alexander (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

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 (signed)
Pencils:
F. O. Alexander (signed)
Inks:
F. O. Alexander (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Reprints:
  • from High-Gear Homer Sunday (Ledger Syndicate) 193X-XX-XX

["Don’t fret 'Lura! This prison we're in is just a bird cage"] (Table of Contents: 11)

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

Script:
Phil Nowlan
Pencils:
Rick Yager [as Dick Calkins] (signed)
Inks:
Rick Yager [as Dick Calkins] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Buddy; Allura
Reprints:
  • From Buck Rogers Sunday (John F. Dille) 1939-08-27 - 1939-09-17

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

Jitter / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Arthur Poinier (signed)
Pencils:
Arthur Poinier (signed)
Inks:
Arthur Poinier (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Reprints:
  • from Jitter Sunday (A. A. Kelleher) 19XX-XX-XX

["Why it's only Napoleon!"] (Table of Contents: 13)

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

Script:
Edwin Balmer; Philip Wylie
Pencils:
Marvin Bradley (signed)
Inks:
Marvin Bradley (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Reprints:
  • From Speed Spauling Sunday (John F. Dille) 1940-xx-xx - 1940-xx-xx

["As the "Dickie Dare's" bucket swings toward them"] (Table of Contents: 14)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Colton Waugh (signed)
Inks:
Colton Waugh (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Reprints:
  • from Dickie Dare dailies (Associated Press) 1935-xx-xx - 1935-xx-xx

["Please! There's no cause for alarm"] (Table of Contents: 15)

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

Script:
Mel Graff (signed)
Pencils:
Mel Graff (signed)
Inks:
Mel Graff (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Reprints:
  • from Adventures of Patsy dailies (the Associated Press)1935-xx-xx

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

Napoleon / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Charles McBride (signed)
Pencils:
Charles McBride (signed)
Inks:
Charles McBride (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
animal
Reprints:
  • from Napoleon sundays (Arthur J. Lefave)193x-xx-xx

["Ah, Now for a vacation"] (Table of Contents: 17)

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

Script:
Allen Saunders (credited)
Pencils:
Elmer Woggon (signed)
Inks:
Elmer Woggon (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Reprints:
  • from Big Chief Wahoo Sunday (Publishers Syndicate) 19XX-XX-XX

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

Penpal Page / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

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

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

Napoleon / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Clifford McBride (signed)
Pencils:
Clifford McBride (signed)
Inks:
Clifford McBride (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
animal
Reprints:
  • from Napoleon sundays (Arthur J. Lefave)193x-xx-xx

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

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

["Oaky subdued Captain Blub with a letter opener"] (Table of Contents: 21)

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

Script:
Ralph Briggs Fuller (signed)
Pencils:
Ralph Briggs Fuller (signed)
Inks:
Ralph Briggs Fuller (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure; historical
Reprints:
  • from Oaky Doaks dailies (the Associated Press)193x-xx-xx

["Sam has acquired the most fantastic powers"] (Table of Contents: 22)

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

Script:
Victor E. Pazmino [as VEP] (signed)
Pencils:
Victor E. Pazmino [as VEP] (signed)
Inks:
Victor E. Pazmiño [as VEP] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

["Ah me! Operating a hotel for actors"] (Table of Contents: 23)

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

Script:
Allen Saunders (credited)
Pencils:
Elmer Woggon (signed)
Inks:
Elmer Woggon (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Reprints:
  • from Big Chief Wahoo Sunday (Publishers Syndicate) 19XX-XX-XX

["Hello, Maxie, I don't blame you for looking so glum"] (Table of Contents: 24)

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

Script:
Julian Ollendorf (signed)
Pencils:
Julian Ollendorf (signed)
Inks:
Julian Ollendorf (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Reprints:
  • from Olly of the Movies dailies (McNaught Syndicate)1935-xx-xx

["Ach! Iss goot!"] (Table of Contents: 25)

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

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

Genre:
adventure
Reprints:
  • from Scorchy Smith dailies (the Associated Press)1935-xx-xx

["Say folks won't believe we met Rockwell the millionaire!"] (Table of Contents: 26)

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

Script:
A. E. Hayward (signed)
Pencils:
A. E. Hayward (signed)
Inks:
A. E. Hayward (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Reprints:
  • from Somebody's Stenog Sundays (Ledger Syndicate)193x.xx.xx

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

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

Script:
A. E. Hayward (signed)
Pencils:
A. E. Hayward (signed)
Inks:
A. E. Hayward (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Reprints:
  • from The Back-Seat Driver Sunday (Ledger Syndicate) 19XX-XX-XX

["Diego has rescued the Lone Rider and the girl"] (Table of Contents: 28)

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

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

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
The Lone Rider [Jim Larrimore]; Dr Chuda, the Deathless One (villain); Caleb Stone
Reprints:
  • in The Complete Jack Kirby (Pure Imagination, 1997 series) #[2] - 1940-1941 (1997)

Shark Race (Table of Contents: 29)

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

Script:
Stookie Allen (signed)
Pencils:
Stookie Allen (signed)
Inks:
Stookie Allen (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction

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

Napoleon / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Clifford McBride (signed)
Pencils:
Clifford McBride (signed)
Inks:
Clifford McBride (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
animal
Reprints:
  • from Napoleon sundays (Arthur J. Lefave)193x-xx-xx

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

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

Script:
Allen Saunders (credited)
Pencils:
Elmer Woggon (signed)
Inks:
Elmer Woggon (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Reprints:
  • from Big Chief Wahoo Sunday (Publishers Syndicate) 19XX-XX-XX

["Mrs. Gorum was to meet us"] (Table of Contents: 32)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Roy L. Williams (credited)
Inks:
Roy L. Williams (credited)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Reprints:
  • from Babe Bunting dailies (Ledger Syndicate)1936-xx-xx

Good Riddance (Table of Contents: 33)

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

Script:
S. L. Huntley (credited)
Pencils:
Art Huhta (signed)
Inks:
Art Huhta (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Reprints:
  • from Mescal Ike daily (Chicago Daily News or Associated Newspapers ?) 193X-XX-XX

["Want to go for a ride this morning?"] (Table of Contents: 34)

Connie / comic story / 0.8 page (report information)

Script:
Frank Godwin (credited)
Pencils:
Frank Godwin (credited)
Inks:
Frank Godwin (credited)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Reprints:
  • from Connie Sundays (Ledger Syndicate)1936-05-31

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

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

Script:
Frank Godwin (credited)
Pencils:
Frank Godwin (credited)
Inks:
Frank Godwin (credited)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

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

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Fred Neher (credited)
Inks:
Fred Neher (credited)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Reprints:
  • from Life's Like That Sunday (Bell Syndicate) 193X-XX-XX

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

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:
anthropomorphic-funny animals

Drama on the Airways (Table of Contents: 38)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
E. Albert Willard
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

["If I buy that land and should strike oil on it"] (Table of Contents: 39)

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

Script:
Fred Locher (signed)
Pencils:
Fred Locher (signed)
Inks:
Fred Locher (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Reprints:
  • from Homer Hoopee dailies (the Associated Press)1935-xx-xx

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

Funland / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script:
A. W. Nugent (credited)
Pencils:
A. W. Nugent (signed)
Inks:
A. W. Nugent (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Reprints:
  • from Funland Sunday (United Feature Syndicate) 193X-XX-XX

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

Napoleon / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Clifford McBride (signed)
Pencils:
Clifford McBride (signed)
Inks:
Clifford McBride (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
animal
Reprints:
  • from Napoleon sundays (Arthur J. Lefave)193x-xx-xx

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

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

Script:
Stephen Douglas [as S. D.] (signed)
Pencils:
Stephen Douglas [as S. D.] (signed)
Inks:
Stephen Douglas [as S. D.] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

["Oh-chocolates! And I love them!"] (Table of Contents: 43)

Jitter / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Arthur Poinier (signed)
Pencils:
Arthur Poinier (signed)
Inks:
Arthur Poinier (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Reprints:
  • from Jitter Sunday (A. A. Kelleher) 19XX-XX-XX

["It's like a horse of a different color"] (Table of Contents: 44) (Expand) /

Reg'lar Fellers Heroic Comics / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Oaky Doaks
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Butty and Fatty
  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. ["I can see one of the men"]
    Roy Powers
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Let's Get Into a Huddle
  8. 7. Royal Pawns
    High Lights of History
  9. 8. ["Yo' is in a pow'ful hurry, ain't yo?"]
    Skyroads
  10. 9. ["I brought your lunch Grampaw"]
    Hairbreadth Harry
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    High-Gear Homer
  12. 11. ["Don’t fret 'Lura! This prison we're in is just a bird cage"]
    Buck Rogers
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Jitter
  14. 13. ["Why it's only Napoleon!"]
    Speed Spaulding
  15. 14. ["As the "Dickie Dare's" bucket swings toward them"]
    Dickie Dare
  16. 15. ["Please! There's no cause for alarm"]
    The Adventures of Patsy
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Napoleon
  18. 17. ["Ah, Now for a vacation"]
    Big Chief Wahoo
  19. 18. [no title indexed]
    Penpal Page
  20. 19. [no title indexed]
    Napoleon
  21. 20. [no title indexed]
    Frog Pond Ferry
  22. 21. ["Oaky subdued Captain Blub with a letter opener"]
    Oaky Doaks
  23. 22. ["Sam has acquired the most fantastic powers"]
    Seaweed Sam
  24. 23. ["Ah me! Operating a hotel for actors"]
    Big Chief Wahoo
  25. 24. ["Hello, Maxie, I don't blame you for looking so glum"]
    Olly of the Movies
  26. 25. ["Ach! Iss goot!"]
    Scorchy Smith
  27. 26. ["Say folks won't believe we met Rockwell the millionaire!"]
    Somebody's Stenog
  28. 27. [no title indexed]
    The Back-Seat Driver
  29. 28. ["Diego has rescued the Lone Rider and the girl"]
    Lightnin' and the Lone Rider
  30. 29. Shark Race
    Above the Crowd
  31. 30. [no title indexed]
    Napoleon
  32. 31. [no title indexed]
    Big Chief Wahoo
  33. 32. ["Mrs. Gorum was to meet us"]
    Babe Bunting
  34. 33. Good Riddance
    Mescal Ike
  35. 34. ["Want to go for a ride this morning?"]
    Connie
  36. 35. [no title indexed]
    The Wet Blanket
  37. 36. [no title indexed]
    Life's Like That
  38. 37. [no title indexed]
    Butty and Fatty
  39. 38. Drama on the Airways
  40. 39. ["If I buy that land and should strike oil on it"]
    Homer Hoopee
  41. 40. [no title indexed]
    Funland
  42. 41. [no title indexed]
    Napoleon
  43. 42. [no title indexed]
    Magic Made Easy
  44. 43. ["Oh-chocolates! And I love them!"]
    Jitter
  45. 44. ["It's like a horse of a different color"]
    Reg'lar Fellers Heroic Comics
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  • Ray Bottorff Jr
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Bob Hughes
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  • Lou Mougin
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