(November 1945)

Eastern Color, 1934 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
On-sale date:
1945-10
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, 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.


["Have you seen a turkey around here?"] (Table of Contents)

Chief Wahoo / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Princess Minnie-Ha-Cha; Chief Wahoo; Steve Roper

Corner That Paper Scrap! (Table of Contents)

activity / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
George Carlson (signed)
Inks:
George Carlson (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
advocacy
Synopsis:
A game board that advocates for the collection of paper scrap for the war effort.

Famous Funnies Patterns (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

["That voice! Didn't th' rest o' you hear..."] (Table of Contents)

Buck Rogers in the 25th Century / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Black Barney; Ape; Captain Sissy; Imperial Majesty
Reprints:
  • newspaper strip reprint from?
Keywords:
The Black Planet

Indexer Notes

The character Buck Rogers does not appear in this issue.

["What the heck! Some bird ran..."] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Invisible Scarlet O'Neil; Red Penn; Bess Brown; Audrey Brown
Reprints:
  • newspaper strip reprinted from?

["In the shadow of the Washington Monument..."] (Table of Contents)

Chief Wahoo / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Elmo Woggon (signed) [as Wog]
Inks:
Elmo Woggon (signed) [as Wog]
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Steve Roper; Chief Wahoo; Princess Minnie-Ha-Cha; Mr. Watsiki; James Dale
Reprints:
  • Newspaper strip reprinted from?

["Holy Smoke! Sunshine's got away!"] (Table of Contents)

Napoleon / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; animal
Characters:
Napoleon (dog); Sunshine (parrot); Uncle Elby
Reprints:
  • Newspaper strip reprinted from?

Let's Get Into a Huddle (Table of Contents)

letters page / 1 page (report information)

Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

News about upcoming releases; letters requesting pen pals. Mentions on sale dates for Famous Funnies 137 on sale 1945-11-16, Jingle Jangle Comics 18 on sale 1945-10-27.

Pen Pal Page (Table of Contents)

letters page / 1 page (report information)

Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Names, ages and addresses of those seeking pen pals.

["So you think you can catch..."] (Table of Contents)

Jitter / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humor; animal
Characters:
Jitter (chimpanzee); Woody; Pop
Reprints:
  • newspaper strip reprinted from?

["As Glider's plane vanishes from sight..."] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Scorchy Smith; Scoop; Glider
Reprints:
  • newspaper strip reprinted from?

Sea Trap (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Justin Dewey Triem
Pencils:
? [as HF]
Inks:
? [as HF]
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Teddy Anderson; Steve Wickers; Bill Anderson; Mike Christenson;

Indexer Notes

Two illustrations, each signed "HF".

["Dickie revealed his true identity to..."] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Dickie Dare; Dan Flynn; The Rajah; Electra Billings
Reprints:
  • newspaper strip reprinted from?

["While keeping watch over the three..."] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ralph Briggs Fuller (signed) [as RB.Fuller]
Inks:
Ralph Briggs Fuller (signed) [as RB.Fuller]
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Oaky Doaks; Cedric; Daisy
Reprints:
  • Newspaper strip reprinted from?
Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Have you seen a turkey around here?"]
    Chief Wahoo
  2. 1. Corner That Paper Scrap!
  3. 2. Famous Funnies Patterns
  4. 3. ["That voice! Didn't th' rest o' you hear..."]
    Buck Rogers in the 25th Century
  5. 4. ["What the heck! Some bird ran..."]
    Invisible Scarlet O'Neil
  6. 5. ["In the shadow of the Washington Monument..."]
    Chief Wahoo
  7. 6. ["Holy Smoke! Sunshine's got away!"]
    Napoleon
  8. 7. Let's Get Into a Huddle
  9. 8. Pen Pal Page
  10. 9. ["So you think you can catch..."]
    Jitter
  11. 10. ["As Glider's plane vanishes from sight..."]
    Scorchy Smith
  12. 11. Sea Trap
  13. 12. ["Dickie revealed his true identity to..."]
    Dickie Dare
  14. 13. ["While keeping watch over the three..."]
    Oaky Doaks
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