(May 1942)

Eastern Color, 1934 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Famous Funnies, Inc.
Editing
Stephen Douglas (editor, art director); 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 5th Avenue, 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; Jitter / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Stephen Douglas ?
Inks
Stephen Douglas ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; historical
Characters
King Arthur; Jitter

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

Buck Rogers / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hi! Fellers! Join the Buck Rogers Rocket Rangers
Genre
adventure; science fiction

Indexer Notes

The inside-front cover.

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

Life's Like That / cartoon / 0.67 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; domestic; satire-parody

Indexer Notes

Two 1-panel jokes.

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

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
We did make those foot-prints. Come we'll show you!
Genre
science fiction; adventure

Be at the Head of Your Class (Table of Contents: 4)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction

Camera Hawk! (Table of Contents: 5)

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

Script
Stookie Allen (credited) (signed as Stookie Allen)
Pencils
Stookie Allen (credited) (signed as Stookie Allen)
Inks
Stookie Allen (credited) (signed as Stookie Allen)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; biography
Characters
Pat Candido

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

Fearless Flint / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Harry Peter
Inks
Harry Peter
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Jack Bradley, the famous Flint Man, after offering his services to the owners of Martian Towers...
Genre
superhero; adventure
Characters
Fearless Flint [Jack Bradley]; Ruth Parsons; Dr. Lee Fang (villain); Gargoyles (villains)
Synopsis
Dr. Fang sends his vicious gargoyles out to kidnap Jack and they bring him to the vacant Martian Tower, the scene of mysterious activity for which Jack has been hired to look into. He is thrown into a cell with Ruth Parsons, the daughter of one of the owners of the tower, and must transform himself into Fearless Flint in order to save her from being thrown off the tower by one of the gargoyles. However, the two are once again captured by the creatures and returned to the doctor's lair.
Reprints
Keywords
Martian Tower

Indexer Notes

Continued next issue.

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

Napoleon / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Clifford McBride (credited) (signed as McBride)
Pencils
Clifford McBride (credited) (signed as McBride)
Inks
Clifford McBride (credited) (signed as McBride)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Napoleon, I bet nobody eve saw a kite as big as this!
Genre
humor; animal; domestic

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

Connie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
With their plane replenished with gas, Connie, Jack, Doctor Chrono and Maki the Eskimo boy...
Genre
adventure

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

Jitter / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I feel a lot safer about you...
Genre
humor; animal

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

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The days slip by... the 'Dickie Dare' is making a fine voyage...
Genre
adventure; children

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

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

Script
Russell Stamm (credited)
Pencils
Russell Stamm (credited)
Inks
Russell Stamm (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Here he is, Mr. Peely -- his name is Red Penn.
Genre
superhero; adventure; detective-mystery

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

The Pen Pal Page / activity / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

The centerfold.

Placidia (Table of Contents: 13)

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

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

Genre
non-fiction; history

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

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Duck inside, Blimey -- I'll drive!
Genre
adventure; aviation

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

Napoleon / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Clifford McBride (credited) (signed as Clifford McBride)
Pencils
Clifford McBride (credited) (signed as Clifford McBride)
Inks
Clifford McBride (credited) (signed as Clifford McBride)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
There's that dog on my lawn!
Genre
humor; animal; domestic

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

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

Script
?
Pencils
Ralph Briggs Fuller (signed as R B Fuller)
Inks
Ralph Briggs Fuller (signed as R B Fuller)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
A pretty blow, Jenny -- I'm sorry I was mean to you.
Genre
adventure; humor; historical

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

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Th' guy wants to know our port of call, Cap'n!
Genre
adventure; aviation

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

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Golly! Chunky -- will you look at that!
Genre
adventure; children; detective-mystery

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

Napoleon / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Clifford McBride (credited) (signed as Clifford McBride)
Pencils
Clifford McBride (credited) (signed as Clifford McBride)
Inks
Clifford McBride (credited) (signed as Clifford McBride)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Ah! What a day!
Genre
humor; animal; domestic

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

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

Script
?
Pencils
Julian Ollendorff (signed as Ollendorff)
Inks
Julian Ollendorff (signed as Ollendorff)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Meanwhile, things have been happening to Skip.
Genre
humor; drama

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 21)

Funland / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor; non-fiction

Solar Halocaust (Table of Contents: 22)

Buck Rogers / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dick Calkins (credited)
Inks
Dick Calkins (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
science fiction; adventure

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 23)

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Yuh gotta have it yanked out, Pa!
Genre
humor; western-frontier

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 24)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Elmer Woggon (signed as Wog)
Inks
Elmer Woggon (signed as Wog)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
No! No! Give me the phone!
Genre
humor

Indexer Notes

Feature name is just "Chief Wahoo".

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 25)

Napoleon / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I don't think uncle Elby will care if we borrow...
Genre
humor; animal; domestic

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

Famous Funnies Patterns / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
8948; 8947
Genre
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

On the inside-back cover.

Contests - Big Prizes You Can Win (Table of Contents: 27) (Expand) /

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

Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Oaky Doaks; Jitter
  2. 1. ["Hi! Fellers! Join the Buck Rogers Rocket Rangers"]
    Buck Rogers
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Life's Like That
  4. 3. ["We did make those foot-prints. Come we'll show you!"]
    Buck Rogers
  5. 4. Be at the Head of Your Class
    Let's Get into a Huddle
  6. 5. Camera Hawk!
    Above the Crowd
  7. 6. ["Jack Bradley, the famous Flint Man, after offering his services to the owners of Martian Towers..."]
    Fearless Flint
  8. 7. ["Napoleon, I bet nobody eve saw a kite as big as this!"]
    Napoleon
  9. 8. ["With their plane replenished with gas, Connie, Jack, Doctor Chrono and Maki the Eskimo boy..."]
    Connie
  10. 9. ["I feel a lot safer about you..."]
    Jitter
  11. 10. ["The days slip by... the 'Dickie Dare' is making a fine voyage..."]
    Dickie Dare
  12. 11. ["Here he is, Mr. Peely -- his name is Red Penn."]
    Invisible Scarlet O'Neil
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    The Pen Pal Page
  14. 13. Placidia
    High Lights of History
  15. 14. ["Duck inside, Blimey -- I'll drive!"]
    Scorchy Smith
  16. 15. ["There's that dog on my lawn!"]
    Napoleon
  17. 16. ["A pretty blow, Jenny -- I'm sorry I was mean to you."]
    Oaky Doaks
  18. 17. ["Th' guy wants to know our port of call, Cap'n!"]
    Sky Roads
  19. 18. ["Golly! Chunky -- will you look at that!"]
    Roy Powers
  20. 19. ["Ah! What a day!"]
    Napoleon
  21. 20. ["Meanwhile, things have been happening to Skip."]
    Olly of the Movies
  22. 21. [no title indexed]
    Funland
  23. 22. Solar Halocaust
    Buck Rogers
  24. 23. ["Yuh gotta have it yanked out, Pa!"]
    Mescal Ike
  25. 24. ["No! No! Give me the phone!"]
    Big Chief Wahoo
  26. 25. ["I don't think uncle Elby will care if we borrow..."]
    Napoleon
  27. 26. ["8948; 8947"]
    Famous Funnies Patterns
  28. 27. Contests - Big Prizes You Can Win
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