(September 1936)

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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1936-07-24
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Dell Publishing Co. Inc.
Editing
?

Issue Notes

On sale date based on the copyright date of July 24, 1936 from the 1936 Catalog of Copyright Entries Part 2 Periodicals. A house ad in the previous issue of Popular Comics states that this issue was expected to be on sale Friday July 31st.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Dick Tracy; Don Winslow; Mutt and Jeff / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
detective-mystery; adventure; military; humor

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

Smitty / comic story / 0.8 page (report information)

Script
Walter Berndt
Pencils
Walter Berndt
Inks
Walter Berndt
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Psst! 86
Genre
humor; children
Characters
Smitty
Reprints
  • from Smitty Sunday (The Chicago Tribune Syndicate) 193x-xx-xx

Indexer Notes

inside cover

The footer to this Sunday page is Herby, by the same creator.

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

Herby / cover / 0.2 page (report information)

Script
Walter Berndt
Pencils
Walter Berndt
Inks
Walter Berndt
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Peep
Genre
humor; children
Reprints
  • from Smitty Sunday (The Chicago Tribune Syndicate) 193x-xx-xx

Indexer Notes

inside cover

This is the footer to the Smitty Sunday page, by the same creator.

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

Dick Tracy / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Chester Gould
Pencils
Chester Gould
Inks
Chester Gould
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Oh, there are lots worse things than being blind...
Genre
detective-mystery
Characters
Dick Tracy; Junior Tracy; Mary Steele; Toby Townley; "Cut" Famon; Murphy; Chief Brandon; Pat Patton; "Muscle" Famon; Mayor Waite Wright; Harve Mellon
Reprints
  • from Dick Tracy Sunday (Chicago Tribune-N.Y. News Syndicate, Inc.) 1935-09-22 - 1935-10-13

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

Mutt and Jeff / comic story / 0.7 page (report information)

Script
Al Smith (signed as Bud Fisher)
Pencils
Al Smith (signed as Bud Fisher)
Inks
Al Smith (signed as Bud Fisher)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
If business is so bad I'll buy the nag off you for two bucks!
Genre
humor
Characters
Jeff; Mutt

[Cat Fight] (Table of Contents: 5)

Cicero's Cat / comic story / 0.3 page (report information)

Script
Al Smith (signed as Bud Fisher)
Pencils
Al Smith (signed as Bud Fisher)
Inks
Al Smith (signed as Bud Fisher)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals

Indexer Notes

pantomime; wordless comic

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

Moon Mullins / comic story / 0.8 page (report information)

Script
Frank Willard
Pencils
Frank Willard
Inks
Frank Willard
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Fer heaven's sake!
Genre
humor
Characters
Moon Mullins
Reprints
  • from Moon Mullins Sunday (The Chicago Tribune Syndicate) 193x-xx-xx

Indexer Notes

The footer to the Sunday strip is Kitty Higgins, by the same creator.

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

Kitty Higgins / comic story / 0.2 page (report information)

Script
Frank Willard
Pencils
Frank Willard
Inks
Frank Willard
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Kitty, take mama's dress and put it in front of the fire to dry, please.
Genre
humor; children
Characters
Kitty Higgins
Reprints
  • from Moon Mullins Sunday (The Chicago Tribune Syndicate) 193x-xx-xx

Indexer Notes

This is the footer to the Moon Mullins Sunday page, by the same creator.

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

Little Joe / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Ed Leffingwell
Pencils
Ed Leffingwell
Inks
Ed Leffingwell
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
So now I tell you ze story of Robin Hood.
Genre
adventure; western-frontier
Characters
Little Joe
Reprints
  • from Little Joe Sunday (The Chicago Tribune Syndicate) 193x-xx-xx

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

Little Orphan Annie / comic story / 1.6 pages (report information)

Script
Harold Gray
Pencils
Harold Gray
Inks
Harold Gray
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Leapin' lizards - he sees us-
Genre
adventure; children
Characters
Little Orphan Annie
Reprints
  • from Little Orphan Annie Sunday (Chicago Tribune-N.Y. News Syndicate, Inc.) 1935-09-22 - 1935-09-29

Indexer Notes

The topper to the Sunday page is Maw Green, by the same creator.

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

Maw Green / comic story / 0.4 page (report information)

Script
Harold Gray
Pencils
Harold Gray
Inks
Harold Gray
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hey, Myrtle - didja see where laid that packet o' pins...
Genre
humor
Characters
Maw Green
Reprints
  • from Little Orphan Annie Sunday (The Chicago Tribune Syndicate) 193x-xx-xx

Indexer Notes

This is the topper to the Little Orphan Annie Sunday page, by the same creator.

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

Always Belittlin' / comic story / 0.4 page (report information)

Script
Percy Crosby
Pencils
Percy Crosby
Inks
Percy Crosby
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Where'd ya get all the fish?
Genre
humor; children
Reprints
  • from Always Belittlin' Sunday (King Features Syndicate) 193x-xx-xx

Indexer Notes

The Sunday page is shared with Skippy, by the same creator.

The Night Before the Big Game (Table of Contents: 12)

Skippy / comic story / 0.6 page (report information)

Script
Percy Crosby
Pencils
Percy Crosby
Inks
Percy Crosby
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; children
Characters
Skippy
Reprints
  • from Skippy Sunday (King Features Syndicate) 193x-xx-xx

Indexer Notes

The Sunday page is shared with Always Belittlin', by the same creator.

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

Ripley's Believe It or Not! / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Robert Ripley (credited as Robert L. Ripley)
Pencils
Robert Ripley (credited as Robert L. Ripley)
Inks
Robert Ripley (credited as Robert L. Ripley)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Miss Sidney Edwards Newport News - was appointed to West Point and Annapolis!
Genre
non-fiction

They Always Get Their Fly! (Table of Contents: 14)

Tippie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Edwina Dumm (credited as Frances Edwina Dumm)
Pencils
Edwina Dumm (credited as Frances Edwina Dumm)
Inks
Edwina Dumm (credited as Frances Edwina Dumm)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; animal; children
Characters
Tippie
Reprints
  • from Tippie Sunday (King Features Syndicate) 193x-xx-xx

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

Life's Little Tragedies / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Frank Beck
Pencils
Frank Beck
Inks
Frank Beck
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Be mine, Elaine...
Genre
humor
Characters
Elaine
Reprints
  • from Life's Little Tragedies Sunday (McClure Magazine Syndicate) 1936-xx-xx

Indexer Notes

The newspaper strip began on 1936-01-28.

"Fishin'?" (Table of Contents: 16)

Smitty / comic story / 0.8 page (report information)

Script
Walter Berndt
Pencils
Walter Berndt
Inks
Walter Berndt
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Smitty
Reprints
  • from Smitty Sunday (The Chicago Tribune Syndicate) 193x-xx-xx

Indexer Notes

The footer to this Sunday page is Herby, by the same creator.

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

Herby / comic story / 0.2 page (report information)

Script
Walter Berndt
Pencils
Walter Berndt
Inks
Walter Berndt
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
O.K.
Genre
humor; children
Characters
Herby
Reprints
  • from Smitty Sunday (The Chicago Tribune Syndicate) 193x-xx-xx

Indexer Notes

This is the footer to the Smitty Sunday page, by the same creator.

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

Bronc Peeler / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Fred Harman
Pencils
Fred Harman
Inks
Fred Harman
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Fry my bacon- boys-...
Feature Logo
Bronc Peeler and Coyote Pete
Genre
humor; western-frontier
Characters
Bronc Peeler; Coyote Pete
Reprints
  • from Bronc Peeler Sunday (John F. Dille Co.) 193x-xx-xx

Indexer Notes

The bottom half of the Sunday page is On the Range, by the same creator.

The newspaper strip ran between 1934-10-07 and 1938.

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

On the Range / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Fred Harman
Pencils
Fred Harman
Inks
Fred Harman
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I'd traveled for several hours without seein' a soul...
Genre
western-frontier; non-fiction
Reprints
  • from On the Range Sunday (John F. Dille Co.) 193x-xx-xx

Indexer Notes

The top half of the Sunday page is Bronc Peeler, by the same creator.

The newspaper strip ran between 1934-10-07 and 1938.

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

Nugent's Original Puzzles, Games, Tricks & Comics / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
A. W. Nugent
Pencils
A. W. Nugent
Inks
A. W. Nugent
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Two elephants are hiding here...
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals

Indexer Notes

puzzles

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

Ella and Her Fella / comic story / 0.8 page (report information)

Script
Al Posen
Pencils
Al Posen
Inks
Al Posen
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hi, pop! Ya recognize me?
Genre
humor
Characters
Ella
Reprints
  • from Ella and Her Fella Sunday (The Chicago Tribune Syndicate) 193x-xx-xx

Indexer Notes

The footer to this Sunday page is Jinglet, by the same creator.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 22)

Jinglet / comic story / 0.2 page (report information)

Script
Al Posen
Pencils
Al Posen
Inks
Al Posen
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Cold
Genre
humor
Reprints
  • from Ella and Her Fella Sunday (The Chicago Tribune Syndicate) 193x-xx-xx

Indexer Notes

This is the footer to the Ella and Her Fella Sunday page, by the same creator.

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

Terry and the Pirates / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Milton Caniff
Pencils
Milton Caniff
Inks
Milton Caniff
Colors
?
Letters
Frank Engli

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Golly, Pat! Th' Dragon Lady's gonna burn us at the stake...
Genre
adventure
Reprints
  • from Terry and the Pirates Sunday (The Chicago Tribune Syndicate) 1935-08-11 - 1935-08-25

Scribbly Makes an Impression!!! (Table of Contents: 24)

Scribbly / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Sheldon Mayer
Pencils
Sheldon Mayer
Inks
Sheldon Mayer
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Scribbly Jibbet; Eppie (introduction, Scribbly's friend); Ving Parker (introduction, mentioned last issue); Edward (introduction, Ving Parker's chauffeur); unnamed friends of Scribbly
Synopsis
Scribbly blows his chance to meet his idol, famous cartoonist Ving Parker, when he accidentally hits Ving in the head with a baseball.

Indexer Notes

First mention of the "Daily Bugle" newspaper.

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

Let's Draw Cartoons / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
Dick Ryan (credited as Dic)
Pencils
Dick Ryan (credited as Dic)
Inks
Dick Ryan (credited as Dic)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Many of the boys and girls...
Genre
humor

Indexer Notes

how-to

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

Always Belittlin' / comic story / 0.4 page (report information)

Script
Percy Crosby
Pencils
Percy Crosby
Inks
Percy Crosby
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hoiman! Oh, H-O-I-M-A-N!
Genre
humor; children
Reprints
  • from Always Belittlin' Sunday (King Features Syndicate) 193x-xx-xx

Indexer Notes

The Sunday page is shared with Skippy, by the same creator.

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

Skippy / comic story / 0.6 page (report information)

Script
Percy Crosby
Pencils
Percy Crosby
Inks
Percy Crosby
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Now, if I only had somethin' to sell.
Genre
humor; children
Reprints
  • from Skippy Sunday (King Features Syndicate) 193x-xx-xx

Indexer Notes

The Sunday page is shared with Always Belittlin', by the same creator.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 28)

Tailspin Tommy / comic story / 1.2 pages (report information)

Script
Hal Forrest
Pencils
Hal Forrest
Inks
Hal Forrest
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
You will pull a gun on me.... will you..?
Genre
adventure; aviation

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 29)

Tailspin Tommy Flying Club / comic story / 0.8 page (report information)

Script
Hal Forrest
Pencils
Hal Forrest
Inks
Hal Forrest
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
We've got 1200 feet altitude!
Genre
non-fiction; aviation

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

Tad of the Tanbark / comic story / 0.6 page (report information)

Script
Bob Moore
Pencils
Carl Pfeufer
Inks
Carl Pfeufer
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
He laughs now- yes but he shall find it not so safe to cross Bozano
Genre
adventure
Reprints
  • from Tad of the Tanbark Sunday (The Watkins Syndicate) 1935-xx-xx - 1935-xx-xx

Indexer Notes

This is the topper to the Don Dixon and the Hidden Empire Sunday page, by the same creators.

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

Don Dixon and the Hidden Empire / comic story / 1.4 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Moore
Pencils
Carl Pfeufer
Inks
Carl Pfeufer
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Are you all right, Matt?
Genre
adventure; science fiction
Reprints
  • from Don Dixon and the Hidden Empire Sunday (The Watkins Syndicate) 1935-xx-xx - 1935-xx-xx

Indexer Notes

The topper of the Sunday page is Tad of the Tanbark, by the same creators.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 32)

Reg'lar Fellers / comic story / 0.6 page (report information)

Script
Gene Byrnes
Pencils
Gene Byrnes
Inks
Gene Byrnes
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The ice cream soda store, James!
Genre
humor; children
Reprints
  • from Reg'lar Fellers Sunday (Famous Features Syndicate) 193x-xx-xx

Indexer Notes

This strip shared a Sunday page with Daisybelle, by the same creator.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 33)

Daisybelle / comic story / 0.4 page (report information)

Script
Gene Byrnes
Pencils
Gene Byrnes
Inks
Gene Byrnes
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Huh? Is it true that a budget can go ten days without a drink?
Genre
humor; children
Reprints
  • from Daisybelle Sunday (Famous Features Syndicate) 1935-xx-xx

Indexer Notes

This strip shared a Sunday page with Reg'lar Fellers, by the same creator.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 34)

A Strain on the Family Tie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Gaar Williams
Pencils
Gaar Williams
Inks
Gaar Williams
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Have yuh split that horn yuh bought some time ago?
Genre
humor
Reprints
  • from A Strain on the Family Tie Sunday (The Chicago Tribune Syndicate) 193x-xx-xx

Bertie's Picnic (Table of Contents: 35)

Bertie / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Chet Grant (house name)
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor; children

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

The Gumps / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Sidney Smith
Inks
Sidney Smith
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
We can't hold out much longer, men...
Genre
adventure; humor; domestic
Reprints
  • from The Gumps Sunday (The Chicago Tribune Syndicate) 193x-xx-xx - 193x-xx-xx

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

Harold Teen / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Carl Ed
Pencils
Carl Ed
Inks
Carl Ed
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Adios, my fran'!
Genre
humor; teen
Reprints
  • from Harold Teen Sunday (The Chicago Tribune Syndicate) 1935-xx-xx

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 38)

Gasoline Alley / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Frank King
Pencils
Frank King
Inks
Frank King
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
There goes that bird tootin' on the tooter again.
Genre
drama; military
Reprints
  • from Gasoline Alley Sunday (The Chicago Tribune Syndicate) 193x-xx-xx

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 39)

Moon Mullins / comic story / 0.8 page (report information)

Script
Frank Willard
Pencils
Frank Willard
Inks
Frank Willard
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
My word, Mr. Mullins, if I had your luck I would quit work...
Genre
humor
Reprints
  • from Moon Mullins Sunday (The Chicago Tribune Syndicate) 193x-xx-xx

Indexer Notes

The footer to the Sunday strip is Kitty Higgins, by the same creator.

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

Kitty Higgins / comic story / 0.2 page (report information)

Script
Frank Willard
Pencils
Frank Willard
Inks
Frank Willard
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
And so the fairy princess came dancing down the golden stairs...
Genre
humor; children
Reprints
  • from Moon Mullins Sunday (The Chicago Tribune Syndicate) 193x-xx-xx

Indexer Notes

This is the footer to the Moon Mullins Sunday page, by the same creator.

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

Tom Mix / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Gaylord Du Bois ?
Pencils
Hal Arbo
Inks
Hal Arbo
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Tom helped care for the wounded...
Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Tom Mix

Indexer Notes

Per info in Michael Barrier's Funnybooks The Improbable Glories of the Best American Comic Books, Gaylord Du Bois likely adapted the Big Little Book story for comics which would have been one of Du Bois' earliest comic book assignments.

Death Masquerade (Table of Contents: 42)

From the Notes of Maj. Cosmo Strange, D.S.O. / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
George Baker
Pencils
George Baker
Inks
George Baker
Colors
?
Letters
typeset; ?

Genre
detective-mystery

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 43)

Real Magic to Mystify Your Friends / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
A. W. Nugent
Pencils
A. W. Nugent
Inks
A. W. Nugent
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 44)

Reg'lar Fellers / comic story / 0.6 page (report information)

Script
Gene Byrnes
Pencils
Gene Byrnes
Inks
Gene Byrnes
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
How didja get that?
Genre
humor; children
Reprints
  • from Reg'lar Fellers Sunday (Famous Features Syndicate) 193x-xx-xx

Indexer Notes

This strip shared a Sunday page with Daisybelle, by the same creator.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 45)

Daisybelle / comic story / 0.4 page (report information)

Script
Gene Byrnes
Pencils
Gene Byrnes
Inks
Gene Byrnes
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
My daddy gets seventy-five dollars a week!
Genre
humor; children
Reprints
  • from Daisybelle Sunday (Famous Features Syndicate) 1935-xx-xx

Indexer Notes

This strip shared a Sunday page with Reg'lar Fellers, by the same creator.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 46)

Always Belittlin' / comic story / 0.4 page (report information)

Script
Percy Crosby
Pencils
Percy Crosby
Inks
Percy Crosby
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Let's have a glass.
Genre
humor; children
Reprints
  • from Always Belittlin' Sunday (King Features Syndicate) 193x-xx-xx

Indexer Notes

The Sunday page is shared with Skippy, by the same creator.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 47)

Skippy / comic story / 0.6 page (report information)

Script
Percy Crosby
Pencils
Percy Crosby
Inks
Percy Crosby
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Studyin', tck! Tck!
Genre
humor; children
Reprints
  • from Skippy Sunday (King Features Syndicate) 193x-xx-xx

Indexer Notes

The Sunday page is shared with Always Belittlin', by the same creator.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 48)

Let's Draw Cartoons / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
Dick Ryan (credited as Dic)
Pencils
Dick Ryan (credited as Dic)
Inks
Dick Ryan (credited as Dic)
Colors
?
Letters
Dick Ryan (credited as Dic); typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Here is another interesting page...
Genre
humor

Indexer Notes

how-to

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 49)

Don Winslow / comic story / 1.4 pages (report information)

Script
Frank V. Martinek
Pencils
Leon A. Beroth
Inks
Leon A. Beroth
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Come, comrade, let's visit Doctor Q up in his control tower...
Genre
adventure; military
Reprints
  • from Don Winslow U. S. N. Sunday (The Bell Syndicate) 1935-11-24 - 1935-12-01

Indexer Notes

The footer to the Sunday page is Bos'n Hal Sea Scout, by the same creators.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 50)

Bos'n Hal Sea Scout / comic story / 0.6 page (report information)

Script
Frank V. Martinek
Pencils
Leon A. Beroth
Inks
Leon A. Beroth
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
We have turned back toward Volcanic Island...
Genre
adventure
Reprints
  • from Don Winslow U. S. N. Sunday (The Bell Syndicate) 1935-xx-xx

Indexer Notes

This is the footer to the Don Winslow U. S. N. Sunday page, by the same creators.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 51)

White Boy in Skull Valley / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Garrett Price
Pencils
Garrett Price
Inks
Garrett Price
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Don't move!
Genre
adventure; western-frontier
Reprints
  • from White Boy in Skull Valley Sunday (The Chicago Tribune Syndicate) 1935-xx-xx

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 52)

Little Folks / comic story / 0.8 page (report information)

Script
Tack Knight
Pencils
Tack Knight
Inks
Tack Knight
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hello Josie! We've been looking everywhere for Horace!
Genre
humor; children
Reprints
  • from Little Folks Sunday (The Chicago Tribune Syndicate) 193x-xx-xx

Indexer Notes

The footer to the Sunday page is Baby Sister, by the same creator.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 53)

Baby Sister / comic story / 0.2 page (report information)

Script
Tack Knight
Pencils
Tack Knight
Inks
Tack Knight
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Tee hee tee hee hee! Tee hee! Tee hee
Genre
humor; children
Reprints
  • from Little Folks Sunday (The Chicago Tribune Syndicate) 193x-xx-xx

Indexer Notes

This is the footer to the Little Folks Sunday page, by the same creator.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 54)

Gasoline Alley / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Frank King
Pencils
Frank King
Inks
Frank King
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Here's the first on the scavenger hunt list...
Genre
drama; military
Reprints
  • from Gasoline Alley Sunday (The Chicago Tribune Syndicate) 193x-xx-xx

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 55)

Nugent's Original Puzzles, Games, Tricks & Comics / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
A. W. Nugent
Pencils
A. W. Nugent
Inks
A. W. Nugent
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Start from any letter and read around the circle...
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals

Indexer Notes

puzzles

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 56)

Bronc Peeler / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Fred Harman
Pencils
Fred Harman
Inks
Fred Harman
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Keep movin' Pete - a faint heart never won a fair lady.
Feature Logo
Bronc Peeler and Coyote Pete
Genre
humor; western-frontier
Reprints
  • from Bronc Peeler Sunday (John F. Dille Co.) 193x-xx-xx

Indexer Notes

The bottom half of the Sunday page is On the Range, by the same creator.

The newspaper strip ran between 1934-10-07 and 1938.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 57)

On the Range / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Fred Harman
Pencils
Fred Harman
Inks
Fred Harman
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Mother love is a grand thing...
Genre
western-frontier; non-fiction
Reprints
  • from On the Range Sunday (John F. Dille Co.) 193x-xx-xx

Indexer Notes

The top half of the Sunday page is Bronc Peeler, by the same creator.

The newspaper strip ran between 1934-10-07 and 1938.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 58)

Winnie Winkle / comic story / 0.8 page (report information)

Script
Martin Branner
Pencils
Martin Branner
Inks
Martin Branner
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Now let's see- what rhymes with potater?
Genre
humor; children; drama
Characters
Winnie Winkle
Reprints
  • from Winnie Winkle Sunday (The Chicago Tribune - N.Y. News Syndicate) 193x-xx-xx

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 59)

Looie / comic story / 0.2 page (report information)

Script
Martin Branner
Pencils
Martin Branner
Inks
Martin Branner
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I will allow you fifteen minutes for rebuttal, attorney Blooie!!
Genre
humor
Characters
Looie
Reprints
  • from Looie Sunday (The Chicago Tribune Syndicate) 193x-xx-xx

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 60)

Ben Webster / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Edwin Alger (credited)
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I was hop'n I'd have company...
Feature Logo
Ben Webster's Page
Genre
adventure
Characters
Ben Webster; Briar (a dog); Elmer Avery
Reprints
  • from Ben Webster's Page Sunday (The Bell Syndicate) 1934-xx-xx

Indexer Notes

Newspaper strip reprints continue in The Funnies (Dell, 1936 series) #1.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 61)

Ripley's Believe It or Not! / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Robert Ripley (credited as Robert L. Ripley)
Pencils
Robert Ripley (credited as Robert L. Ripley)
Inks
Robert Ripley (credited as Robert L. Ripley)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Wholly smoke!
Genre
non-fiction

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 62)

Always Belittlin' / comic story / 0.4 page (report information)

Script
Percy Crosby
Pencils
Percy Crosby
Inks
Percy Crosby
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
What am I doin' - fishin' or bowlin'?
Genre
humor; children
Reprints
  • from Always Belittlin' Sunday (King Features Syndicate) 193x-xx-xx

Indexer Notes

The Sunday page is shared with Skippy, by the same creator.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 63)

Skippy / comic story / 0.6 page (report information)

Script
Percy Crosby
Pencils
Percy Crosby
Inks
Percy Crosby
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Well, we're all set for a very lovely day.
Genre
humor; children
Reprints
  • from Skippy Sunday (King Features Syndicate) 193x-xx-xx

Indexer Notes

The Sunday page is shared with Always Belittlin', by the same creator.

Here's th' Bread, Gran'ma! (Table of Contents: 64)

Tippie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Edwina Dumm (credited as Frances Edwina Dumm)
Pencils
Edwina Dumm (credited as Frances Edwina Dumm)
Inks
Edwina Dumm (credited as Frances Edwina Dumm)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; children; animal
Reprints
  • from Tippie Sunday (King Features Syndicate) 193x-xx-xx

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 65)

The Popular Stamp Club / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Montgomery Mulford
Pencils
? (photographs)
Inks
? (photographs)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The olympic games this year held near Berlin, Germany...
Genre
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

hobby

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 66)

Smilin' Jack / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Zack Mosley
Pencils
Zack Mosley
Inks
Zack Mosley
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The variometer shows we've slowed down a little
Genre
adventure; aviation
Characters
Smilin' Jack
Reprints
  • from Smilin' Jack Sunday (The Chicago Tribune Syndicate) 1935-04-xx

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 67)

Tiny Tim / comic story / 0.8 page (report information)

Script
Stanley Link
Pencils
Stanley Link
Inks
Stanley Link
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
What a funny looking shack that is...
Genre
adventure; humor; children
Characters
Tiny Tim; Dottie
Reprints
  • from Tiny Tim Sunday (The Chicago Tribune Syndicate) 193x-xx-xx

[Mirror Play] (Table of Contents: 68)

Uncle Bill / comic story / 0.2 page (report information)

Script
Fred Harman (credited as Fred)
Pencils
Fred Harman (credited as Fred)
Inks
Fred Harman (credited as Fred)
Colors
?

Genre
humor

Indexer Notes

pantomime

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 69)

A Strain on the Family Tie / comic story / 0.8 page (report information)

Script
Gaar Williams
Pencils
Gaar Williams
Inks
Gaar Williams
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Now don't get huffy, just because I'm gonna fish...
Feature Logo
Mort Green and Wife
Genre
humor
Characters
Mort Green; Mrs. Green
Reprints
  • from Mort Green & Wife Sunday (The Chicago Tribune Syndicate) 193x-xx-xx

Indexer Notes

The footer to the Sunday page is Zipper, by the same creator.

Dive Coward (Table of Contents: 70)

Zipper / comic story / 0.2 page (report information)

Script
Gaar Williams
Pencils
Gaar Williams
Inks
Gaar Williams
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; animal
Characters
Zipper
Reprints
  • from Mort Green & Wife Sunday (The Chicago Tribune Syndicate) 193x-xx-xx

Indexer Notes

pantomime; wordless conic

This is the footer to the Mort Green & Wife Sunday page, by the same creator.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 71)

Lovey Dovey / comic story / 0.8 page (report information)

Script
Ferd Johnson
Pencils
Ferd Johnson
Inks
Ferd Johnson
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hmmm - so Pettums is bringing home an old girl friend...
Genre
humor; domestic
Characters
Lovey Dovey
Reprints
  • from Lovey Dovey Sunday (The Chicago Tribune Syndicate) 193x-xx-xx

Indexer Notes

The footer to this Sunday page is Texas Slim, by the same creator.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 72)

Uncle Bill / comic story / 0.2 page (report information)

Script
Fred Harman (credited as Fred)
Pencils
Fred Harman (credited as Fred)
Inks
Fred Harman (credited as Fred)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Oh Martha - where's that white shirt?
Genre
humor
Reprints
  • from Lovey Dovey Sunday (The Chicago Tribune Syndicate) 193x-xx-xx

Indexer Notes

This is the footer to the Lovey Dovey Sunday strip, by the same creator.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 73)

Sweeney & Son / comic story / 0.7 page (report information)

Script
Al Posen
Pencils
Al Posen
Inks
Al Posen
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
It's a swell day -- how about some baseball?
Genre
humor
Characters
Sweeney
Reprints
  • from Sweeney & Son Sunday (The Chicago Tribune Syndicate) 193x-xx-xx

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 74)

Streaky / comic story / 0.7 page (report information)

Script
Gus Edson
Pencils
Gus Edson
Inks
Gus Edson
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Pssst - hey, bonehead...
Genre
humor
Characters
Streaky
Reprints
  • from Streaky Sunday (The New York Daily News) 193x-xx-xx

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 75)

Gasoline Alley / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Frank King
Pencils
Frank King
Inks
Frank King
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
What is it, a letter from Skeezix?
Genre
drama; children
Reprints
  • from Gasoline Alley Sunday (The Chicago Tribune - N.Y. News Syndicate) 193x-xx-xx

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 76)

Smokey Stover / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Bill Holman
Pencils
Bill Holman
Inks
Bill Holman
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
On the day of the firemen's parade - and look at you - all banged up!
Genre
humor
Characters
Smokey Stover
Reprints
  • from Smokey Stover Sunday (The Chicago Tribune Syndicate) 193x-xx-xx

Indexer Notes

The strip made its first newspaper appearance in 1935.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Dick Tracy; Don Winslow; Mutt and Jeff
  2. 1. ["Psst! 86"]
    Smitty
  3. 2. ["Peep"]
    Herby
  4. 3. ["Oh, there are lots worse things than being blind..."]
    Dick Tracy
  5. 4. ["If business is so bad I'll buy the nag off you for two bucks!"]
    Mutt and Jeff
  6. 5. [Cat Fight]
    Cicero's Cat
  7. 6. ["Fer heaven's sake!"]
    Moon Mullins
  8. 7. ["Kitty, take mama's dress and put it in front of the fire to dry, please."]
    Kitty Higgins
  9. 8. ["So now I tell you ze story of Robin Hood."]
    Little Joe
  10. 9. ["Leapin' lizards - he sees us-"]
    Little Orphan Annie
  11. 10. ["Hey, Myrtle - didja see where laid that packet o' pins..."]
    Maw Green
  12. 11. ["Where'd ya get all the fish?"]
    Always Belittlin'
  13. 12. The Night Before the Big Game
    Skippy
  14. 13. ["Miss Sidney Edwards Newport News - was appointed to West Point and Annapolis!"]
    Ripley's Believe It or Not!
  15. 14. They Always Get Their Fly!
    Tippie
  16. 15. ["Be mine, Elaine..."]
    Life's Little Tragedies
  17. 16. "Fishin'?"
    Smitty
  18. 17. ["O.K."]
    Herby
  19. 18. ["Fry my bacon- boys-..."]
    Bronc Peeler
  20. 19. ["I'd traveled for several hours without seein' a soul..."]
    On the Range
  21. 20. ["Two elephants are hiding here..."]
    Nugent's Original Puzzles, Games, Tricks & Comics
  22. 21. ["Hi, pop! Ya recognize me?"]
    Ella and Her Fella
  23. 22. ["Cold"]
    Jinglet
  24. 23. ["Golly, Pat! Th' Dragon Lady's gonna burn us at the stake..."]
    Terry and the Pirates
  25. 24. Scribbly Makes an Impression!!!
    Scribbly
  26. 25. ["Many of the boys and girls..."]
    Let's Draw Cartoons
  27. 26. ["Hoiman! Oh, H-O-I-M-A-N!"]
    Always Belittlin'
  28. 27. ["Now, if I only had somethin' to sell."]
    Skippy
  29. 28. ["You will pull a gun on me.... will you..?"]
    Tailspin Tommy
  30. 29. ["We've got 1200 feet altitude!"]
    Tailspin Tommy Flying Club
  31. 30. ["He laughs now- yes but he shall find it not so safe to cross Bozano"]
    Tad of the Tanbark
  32. 31. ["Are you all right, Matt?"]
    Don Dixon and the Hidden Empire
  33. 32. ["The ice cream soda store, James!"]
    Reg'lar Fellers
  34. 33. ["Huh? Is it true that a budget can go ten days without a drink?"]
    Daisybelle
  35. 34. ["Have yuh split that horn yuh bought some time ago?"]
    A Strain on the Family Tie
  36. 35. Bertie's Picnic
    Bertie
  37. 36. ["We can't hold out much longer, men..."]
    The Gumps
  38. 37. ["Adios, my fran'!"]
    Harold Teen
  39. 38. ["There goes that bird tootin' on the tooter again."]
    Gasoline Alley
  40. 39. ["My word, Mr. Mullins, if I had your luck I would quit work..."]
    Moon Mullins
  41. 40. ["And so the fairy princess came dancing down the golden stairs..."]
    Kitty Higgins
  42. 41. ["Tom helped care for the wounded..."]
    Tom Mix
  43. 42. Death Masquerade
    From the Notes of Maj. Cosmo Strange, D.S.O.
  44. 43. [no title indexed]
    Real Magic to Mystify Your Friends
  45. 44. ["How didja get that?"]
    Reg'lar Fellers
  46. 45. ["My daddy gets seventy-five dollars a week!"]
    Daisybelle
  47. 46. ["Let's have a glass."]
    Always Belittlin'
  48. 47. ["Studyin', tck! Tck!"]
    Skippy
  49. 48. ["Here is another interesting page..."]
    Let's Draw Cartoons
  50. 49. ["Come, comrade, let's visit Doctor Q up in his control tower..."]
    Don Winslow
  51. 50. ["We have turned back toward Volcanic Island..."]
    Bos'n Hal Sea Scout
  52. 51. ["Don't move!"]
    White Boy in Skull Valley
  53. 52. ["Hello Josie! We've been looking everywhere for Horace!"]
    Little Folks
  54. 53. ["Tee hee tee hee hee! Tee hee! Tee hee"]
    Baby Sister
  55. 54. ["Here's the first on the scavenger hunt list..."]
    Gasoline Alley
  56. 55. ["Start from any letter and read around the circle..."]
    Nugent's Original Puzzles, Games, Tricks & Comics
  57. 56. ["Keep movin' Pete - a faint heart never won a fair lady."]
    Bronc Peeler
  58. 57. ["Mother love is a grand thing..."]
    On the Range
  59. 58. ["Now let's see- what rhymes with potater?"]
    Winnie Winkle
  60. 59. ["I will allow you fifteen minutes for rebuttal, attorney Blooie!!"]
    Looie
  61. 60. ["I was hop'n I'd have company..."]
    Ben Webster
  62. 61. ["Wholly smoke!"]
    Ripley's Believe It or Not!
  63. 62. ["What am I doin' - fishin' or bowlin'?"]
    Always Belittlin'
  64. 63. ["Well, we're all set for a very lovely day."]
    Skippy
  65. 64. Here's th' Bread, Gran'ma!
    Tippie
  66. 65. ["The olympic games this year held near Berlin, Germany..."]
    The Popular Stamp Club
  67. 66. ["The variometer shows we've slowed down a little"]
    Smilin' Jack
  68. 67. ["What a funny looking shack that is..."]
    Tiny Tim
  69. 68. [Mirror Play]
    Uncle Bill
  70. 69. ["Now don't get huffy, just because I'm gonna fish..."]
    A Strain on the Family Tie
  71. 70. Dive Coward
    Zipper
  72. 71. ["Hmmm - so Pettums is bringing home an old girl friend..."]
    Lovey Dovey
  73. 72. ["Oh Martha - where's that white shirt?"]
    Uncle Bill
  74. 73. ["It's a swell day -- how about some baseball?"]
    Sweeney & Son
  75. 74. ["Pssst - hey, bonehead..."]
    Streaky
  76. 75. ["What is it, a letter from Skeezix?"]
    Gasoline Alley
  77. 76. ["On the day of the firemen's parade - and look at you - all banged up!"]
    Smokey Stover
This issue was modified by, among others
  • Chris Boyko
  • Nick Caputo
  • John Censullo
  • Keith Chandler
  • Bob Cherry
  • Peter Croome
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Michael Hoskin
  • Bob Hughes
  • Jeffrey Lindenblatt
  • Clint Maxwell
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Jim Stangas
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Jim Van Dore