(August 1947)

Eastern Color, 1934 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1947-07-15
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Famous Funnies, Inc.
Brand
This Is a Famous Funnies Publication
Editing
?
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 from previous issue's "Let's Get Into a Huddle" page.
Indexed from a copy missing the Buck Rogers story.


[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
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Quiet, Nellie! You'll scare the fish!
Genre
humor
Characters
Sir Oaky Doaks

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

Invisible Scarlet O'Neil / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
What a labyrinth...
Genre
drama; fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Invisible Scarlet O'Neil; Atlas Waddlby; Mrs. Waddlby
Reprints
  • from Invisible Scarlet O'Neil Sunday (Chicago Times Inc.)

Slab-Wagon Tony (Table of Contents: 2)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
? (illustrations)
Inks
? (illustrations)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure
Characters
Tony Adams; Bull Carson; Ned Pike

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

Steve Roper and Wahoo / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Gloria!
Genre
drama
Characters
Princess Minnie-Ha-Cha; Gloria; Steve Roper; Big Chief Wahoo; Mrs. Roper
Reprints
  • from Big Chief Wahoo daily (Publishers Syndicate)

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

Napoleon / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Now, watch this one!
Genre
humor; animal
Characters
Napoleon; Uncle Elby
Reprints
  • from Napoleon Sunday (Lafave Newspaper Features)

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

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; Uncle Elby
Reprints
  • from Napoleon Sunday (Lafave Newspaper Features)

Indexer Notes

pantomime story

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

Dickie Dare / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Mabel Burwick Waugh [as Odin] (signed)
Pencils
Mabel Burwick Waugh [as Odin] (signed)
Inks
Mabel Burwick Waugh [as Odin] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The old miner has sent Dickie hurtling downgrade...
Genre
adventure
Characters
Dickie Dare; Uncle Frank Dare; Captain Wilson
Reprints
  • from Dickie Dare Sunday (AP Newsfeatures)

Indexer Notes

Mabel Burwick Waugh worked on the strip between 1944 and 1947, so these reprints fall within that period.

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

Napoleon / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Drop that cord!
Genre
humor; animal
Characters
Napoleon; Uncle Elby
Reprints
  • from Napoleon Sunday (Lafave Newspaper Features)

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

Scorchy Smith / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Rodlow Willard (signed)
Pencils
Rodlow Willard (signed)
Inks
Rodlow Willard (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Where you been, Scorch?
Genre
adventure; aviation
Characters
Scorchy Smith; Jo; Operative Snell
Reprints
  • from Scorchy Smith Sunday (AP Newsfeatures)

Indexer Notes

Willard began working on the strip in 1946.

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

Oaky Doaks / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
William McCleery
Pencils
Ralph Briggs Fuller (credited as R. B. Fuller)
Inks
Ralph Briggs Fuller (credited as R. B. Fuller)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Young man, hold my child!
Genre
adventure; humor
Characters
Sir Oaky Doaks; Count de Monney
Reprints
  • from Oaky Doaks Sunday (AP Newsfeatures)
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Quiet, Nellie! You'll scare the fish!"]
    Oaky Doaks
  2. 1. ["What a labyrinth..."]
    Invisible Scarlet O'Neil
  3. 2. Slab-Wagon Tony
  4. 3. ["Gloria!"]
    Steve Roper and Wahoo
  5. 4. ["Now, watch this one!"]
    Napoleon
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Napoleon
  7. 6. ["The old miner has sent Dickie hurtling downgrade..."]
    Dickie Dare
  8. 7. ["Drop that cord!"]
    Napoleon
  9. 8. ["Where you been, Scorch?"]
    Scorchy Smith
  10. 9. ["Young man, hold my child!"]
    Oaky Doaks
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