(February 1942)

Eastern Color, 1934 Series
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Price
0.10 USD; 0.15 CAD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1942-01-15
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Famous Funnies, Inc.
Editing
Stephen Douglas (editor, art director) (uncredited); William J. Pape (president); William B. Pape (treasurer)

Issue Notes

Printed in the U.S.A. by Eastern Color Printing Co., Waterbury, Connecticut.
Editorial and circulation offices, 500 Fifth Avenue, New York, New York.
General office, 61 Leavenworth Street, Waterbury, Connecticut.
Advertising representatives, Gilman, Nicholl and Ruthmann of New York, New York.

On sale date from Famous Funnies (Eastern Color, 1934 series) #90 in the feature Let's Get into a Huddle.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Oaky Doaks / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor

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

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
How can I keep abreast?
Genre
humor

Indexer Notes

3 cartoons

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

Buck Rogers / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Dick Calkins ?
Pencils
Dick Calkins (signed)
Inks
Dick Calkins
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Look, Barney!
Genre
science fiction
Characters
Buck Rogers
Reprints
  • newspaper strip reprints

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

Fearless Flint "The Famous Flint Man" / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Harry G. Peter [as HG Peter] (signed)
Inks
Harry G. Peter [as HG Peter] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Trapped by frenzied man-eating savages...
Genre
superhero
Characters
Famous Flint [Jack Bradley]; John Anderson; June Anderson (John's daughter); Stanley (death); Livingston (death); Chong Wong (villain); Chong's coolies (villains)
Synopsis
Puzzled by the mysterious disappearance of Pendleton, John Anderson's partner, Jack, John and June flee for their lives from Conajee Island after being attacked by a large horde of local natives, and head for Tanna Island, home to Stanley and Livingston. They find the island afire and both men dead, and the trio is captured by Chong Wong and his coolies.
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Keywords
Conajee Island; Mount Alo; Tanna Island

Indexer Notes

Continued from last issue.

Continued next issue.

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

Napoleon / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor
Reprints
  • strip reprints

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

Connie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Godwin (signed)
Pencils
Frank Godwin (signed)
Inks
Frank Godwin (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Do you mean to say that this smoke is poison?
Genre
science fiction
Characters
Connie; Jack; Dr. Chrono; Ko Lin (villain); Ko-Wai-Kong (villain, torturer)
Synopsis
Connie, commander of the United Military Forces, has been captured by the nefarious Ko Lin and sent to the torture chamber. Jack and Dr. Chrono succeed in freeing her from her captors, but are quickly followed in space ships.......which Chrono manages to hurl back into time with his time machine.
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Indexer Notes

Thanks to Jon Ingersoll for dates of original syndication.

Continued from previous issue and continued in the next issue.

Story takes place in the year 2941.

[Danger Thin Ice] (Table of Contents: 7)

Jitter / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor

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

Dickie Dare / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Coulton Waugh (signed)
Pencils
Coulton Waugh (signed)
Inks
Coulton Waugh (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Mister Chairman!
Genre
adventure
Reprints
  • strip reprints

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

Invisible Scarlet O'Neil / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Tom Dorr ?
Pencils
Tom Dorr [as Russell Stamm] (signed)
Inks
Tom Dorr [as Russell Stamm] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Scarlet entered the apartment...
Genre
adventure
Characters
Scarlet O'Neill; Paul Itch (Ivan's twin brother); Ivan Itch (villain); Shiltz (villain); Iltz (villain)
Synopsis
Shiltz and Iltz come to see Ivan and discover that the two plan to destroy the aeronautics plant where Iva's twin brother is stationed. They plan for Ivan to take Paul's place at the plant and destroy it from within, but Scarlet invisibly follows them and is unknowingly knocked into a well.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Story continued from previous issue and continued next issue.

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

Scorchy Smith / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bert Christman (signed)
Inks
Bert Christman (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I think he's above--listen!
Genre
adventure
Reprints
  • strip reprints

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

Napoleon / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Well, this is gonna take a lot of wind...
Genre
humor

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

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

Script
R. B. Fuller (signed)
Pencils
R. B. Fuller (signed)
Inks
R. B. Fuller (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
There's Certiorari!
Genre
adventure; humor
Reprints
  • strip reprints

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

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Ulp!
Genre
adventure
Reprints
  • strip reprints

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

Roy Powers / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I think we may have found something important!
Genre
adventure
Reprints
  • strip reprints

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

Napoleon / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Look at my silk hat!
Genre
humor
Reprints
  • strip reprints

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

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
We'll have to shoot all of his scenes over...

Nothing Could Happen (Table of Contents: 17)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Finders Keepers! (Table of Contents: 18)

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

Script
S. L. Huntley (signed)
Pencils
S. L. Huntley (signed)
Inks
S. L. Huntley (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Reprints
  • strip reprints

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

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

Script
Wog (signed)
Pencils
Wog (signed)
Inks
Wog (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Shh! This is Uncle Zeke's cabin!
Reprints
  • strip reprints

[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
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Gee, it snowed last night!
Genre
humor
Reprints
  • strip reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Oaky Doaks
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
  3. 2. ["How can I keep abreast?"]
    Life's Like That
  4. 3. ["Look, Barney!"]
    Buck Rogers
  5. 4. ["Trapped by frenzied man-eating savages..."]
    Fearless Flint "The Famous Flint Man"
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Napoleon
  7. 6. ["Do you mean to say that this smoke is poison?"]
    Connie
  8. 7. [Danger Thin Ice]
    Jitter
  9. 8. ["Mister Chairman!"]
    Dickie Dare
  10. 9. ["Scarlet entered the apartment..."]
    Invisible Scarlet O'Neil
  11. 10. ["I think he's above--listen!"]
    Scorchy Smith
  12. 11. ["Well, this is gonna take a lot of wind..."]
    Napoleon
  13. 12. ["There's Certiorari!"]
    Oaky Doaks
  14. 13. ["Ulp!"]
    Sky Roads
  15. 14. ["I think we may have found something important!"]
    Roy Powers
  16. 15. ["Look at my silk hat!"]
    Napoleon
  17. 16. ["We'll have to shoot all of his scenes over..."]
    Olly of the Movies
  18. 17. Nothing Could Happen
  19. 18. Finders Keepers!
    Mescal Ike
  20. 19. ["Shh! This is Uncle Zeke's cabin!"]
    Chief Wahoo
  21. 20. ["Gee, it snowed last night!"]
    Napoleon
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