(February 14, 1963)

George A. Pflaum, 1946 Series
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Volume
18
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
Every two weeks during the school year
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Geo. A. Pflaum, Publisher, Inc.
Editing
Richard J. Voelkel
Color
Full Color
Dimensions
Standard Golden Age U.S., Later Standard Silver Age U.S., Later Still Standard Modern Age U.S.
Paper Stock
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Lloyd Ostendorf (signed)
Inks
Lloyd Ostendorf (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
historical; religious
Characters
St. Valentine
Reprints
Keywords
Valentine

Here's Your Special Draw-Along '3-D' Model Head (Table of Contents: 1)

activity / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
?

Reprints

Indexer Notes

On inside front & back covers.

Funny Faces (Table of Contents: 2)

Draw-Along with Frank Borth / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Borth
Pencils
Frank Borth
Inks
Frank Borth
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction
Characters
Frank Borth
Synopsis
How to draw facial expressions.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Lesson 2

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

Chuck White and His Friends / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Moss [as Max Pine]
Pencils
Fran Matera
Inks
Fran Matera
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Early the next morning, as Chuck and Gene are washing up...
Genre
adventure
Characters
Chuck White
Synopsis
After observing Grundy mistreat a colt, Chuck and Gene are helicoptered into Hidden Canyon.

Indexer Notes

Part 2 of the Lost Treasure of Santa Fe saga
Max Pine was an alias of Frank Moss, per 2006 interview with Frank Borth: "You can find out in reading your things he also uses the word Max Pine as a substitute for him because he didn't want them to think he was writing everything in the place..." http://cuislandora.wrlc.org/islandora/object/cuislandora%3A40849

[Do you know that love of sports and mountains...] (Table of Contents: 4)

Talking it over... with Father John / text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Father John
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
religious
Synopsis
Reflections on the Alps and religion.

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

Patsy Planner / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Haines?
Pencils
Bill Haines
Inks
Bill Haines
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Why not make an apron...
Genre
non-fiction
Characters
Patsy Planner
Synopsis
Patsy shows how to sew a lace-trimmed gingham apron.

Mistakes and More Mistakes! (Table of Contents: 6)

activity / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Frank Borth
Inks
Frank Borth
Colors
?
Letters
?

Synopsis
The reader is challenged to find dozens of mistakes in an illustration.

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

The Mystery of Shady Falls / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Ruth Geller [as Ruth Burton]; Burton Geller [as Ruth Burton]
Pencils
Reed Crandall
Inks
Reed Crandall
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
A new skating rink is coming to Shady Falls.
Genre
adventure
Synopsis
Kohler hires Maureen to sing at his skating rinkÑeven though she's tone-deaf.

Indexer Notes

Part 2 of "The Mystery of Shady Falls"

The Cinderella Team (Table of Contents: 8)

Sports Spectacular / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Jim Zofkie
Pencils
Dick Giordano
Inks
Dick Giordano
Colors
?
Letters
Jon D'Agostino

Genre
sports
Synopsis
In 1950, underrated City College of New York becomes the first basketball team ever to win both the NIT and the NCAA tournament.

Capitol Page Boy (Table of Contents: 9)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Joe Sinnott
Inks
Joe Sinnott
Colors
?
Letters
Ray Holloway

Genre
non-fiction
Characters
Cameo appearance by Vice President Lyndon Johnson
Synopsis
A day in the life of three Washington, D.C. page boys: two in Congress, one in the Supreme Court.

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

Pierre / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hair Curler $5.50
Genre
humor
Characters
Pierre
Synopsis
Pierre buys a product labeled "hair curler." When he unboxes it, it proves to be a curly wig.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

On back cover.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. Here's Your Special Draw-Along '3-D' Model Head
  3. 2. Funny Faces
    Draw-Along with Frank Borth
  4. 3. ["Early the next morning, as Chuck and Gene are washing up..."]
    Chuck White and His Friends
  5. 4. [Do you know that love of sports and mountains...]
    Talking it over... with Father John
  6. 5. ["Why not make an apron..."]
    Patsy Planner
  7. 6. Mistakes and More Mistakes!
  8. 7. ["A new skating rink is coming to Shady Falls."]
    The Mystery of Shady Falls
  9. 8. The Cinderella Team
    Sports Spectacular
  10. 9. Capitol Page Boy
  11. 10. ["Hair Curler $5.50"]
    Pierre
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