([1952])

L. Miller & Son, 1954 Series
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Volume
1
Price
6d [0-0-6 GBP]
Pages
28
Indicia Frequency
weekly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
L. Miller & Son Ltd.
Brand
L. Miller & Son Ltd London
Editing
Len Miller ? (reprint editor)

Issue Notes

Year of publication is unconfirmed, but a few of the reprints contained in this issue are dated 1952. This may or may not be accurate.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Terry and the Pirates / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
George Wunder
Inks
George Wunder
Colors
?

Genre
war; adventure

Indexer Notes

Cover art is from the last panel found on page 5 of the Terry and the Pirates dailies printed in this issue.

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

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

Script
Chester Gould
Pencils
Chester Gould (signed)
Inks
Chester Gould (signed)
Letters
Chester Gould

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Ultra-violet light?
Genre
crime; detective-mystery
Reprints
  • Dick Tracy dailies (Chicago Tribune New York News Syndicate) 1952-05-29 through 1952-06-08

Family Favourites (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

in-house column / 1 page (report information)

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

Terry and the Pirates / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
George Wunder
Pencils
George Wunder (signed)
Inks
George Wunder (signed)
Letters
George Wunder

First Line of Dialogue or Text
That's the island, all right, sir.
Genre
military; war; adventure
Reprints
  • Terry and the Pirates dailies (Chicago Tribune New York News Syndicate) 1952-07-18 through 1952-07-26

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

Smitty / comic story / 0.8 page (report information)

Script
Walter Berndt
Pencils
Walter Berndt (signed)
Inks
Walter Berndt (signed)
Letters
Walter Berndt

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Don't know how to throw a boomerang?
Genre
humour
Reprints
  • Smitty Sunday (Chicago Tribune New York News Syndicate) 1952-07-27

[The Organ Grinder's Monkey] (Table of Contents: 5)

Herby / comic story / 0.2 page (report information)

Script
Walter Berndt
Pencils
Walter Berndt (signed)
Inks
Walter Berndt (signed)
Letters
Walter Berndt

Genre
humour; children
Reprints
  • Herbie Sunday (Chicago Tribune New York News Syndicate) 1952-07-27

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

Dawn O'Day in Hollywood / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Val Heinz
Pencils
Val Heinz (signed)
Inks
Val Heinz (signed)
Letters
Val Heinz ?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Oh no! Dawn's arriving...
Genre
humour; satire-parody
Reprints
  • Dawn O'Day Sunday (Chicago Tribune New York News Syndicate) 1952-05-11

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

Jed Cooper American Scout / comic story / 1.33 pages (report information)

Script
Lloyd Wendt (credited)
Pencils
Dick Fletcher (signed)
Inks
Dick Fletcher (signed)
Letters
Dick Fletcher

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Careless guards let a stranger gaze...
Genre
western-frontier
Reprints
  • Jed Cooper Sunday (Chicago Tribune New York News Syndicate) 1952-07-20

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

Cut-Outs / activity / 0.67 page (report information)

Pencils
Dale Messick (signed)
Inks
Dale Messick (signed)

Reprints
  • Cut-Outs Sunday (Chicago Tribune New York News Syndicate) 1952-07-13

Indexer Notes

Illustration of woman in bathing suit who is likely Brenda Starr, though not named. Includes four cut-out outfits stretching across the bottom two-thirds of the centerfold, both pages.

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

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

Script
Frank Willard (credited)
Pencils
Frank Willard (signed)
Inks
Frank Willard (signed)
Letters
Frank Willard ?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Fifteen dollars or fifteen days...
Genre
humour
Reprints
  • Moon Mullins Sunday (Chicago Tribune Syndicate) 1952-07-20

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

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

Script
Frank Willard
Pencils
Frank Willard (signed)
Inks
Frank Willard (signed)
Letters
Frank Willard ?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Ouch!
Genre
humour; children
Reprints
  • Kitty Higgins Sunday (Chicago Tribune Syndicate) 1952-07-20

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

Little Orphan Annie / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Harold Gray
Pencils
Harold Gray (signed)
Inks
Harold Gray (signed)
Letters
Harold Gray

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I get a feelin'!
Genre
adventure; children
Reprints
  • Little Orphan Annie dailies (Tribune Media Services) 1952-06-07 through 1952-06-10

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

Winnie Winkle / comic story / 1.5 pages (report information)

Script
Martin Branner
Pencils
Martin Branner (signed)
Inks
Martin Branner (signed)
Letters
Martin Branner

First Line of Dialogue or Text
An' that's f' hurtin' Winnie...
Genre
adventure; humour; drama
Reprints
  • Winnie Winkle dailies (Chicago Tribune Syndicate) 1952-07-21 through 1952-07-26

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

Smokey Stover / comic story / 0.3 page (report information)

Script
Bill Holman
Pencils
Bill Holman (signed)
Inks
Bill Holman (signed)
Letters
Bill Holman

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Look Cookie! A package...
Genre
humour
Reprints
  • Smokey Stover Sunday (Chicago Tribune) 1952-08-10

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

Spooky / comic story / 0.2 page (report information)

Script
Bill Holman
Pencils
Bill Holman (signed as Scat H.)
Inks
Bill Holman (signed as Scat H.)
Letters
Bill Holman

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I know you hate to take a bath...
Genre
humour; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Reprints
  • Spooky Sunday (Chicago Tribune) 1952-08-10

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

Smilin' Jack / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Zack Mosley
Pencils
Zack Mosley (signed)
Inks
Zack Mosley (signed)
Letters
Zack Mosley

First Line of Dialogue or Text
When Sable confronted Pandora...
Genre
adventure; aviation
Reprints
  • Smilin' Jack dailies (Chicago Tribune New York News Syndicate) 1952-08-08 through 1952-08-17

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

Brenda Starr / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Dale Messick (signed)
Pencils
Dale Messick (signed)
Inks
Dale Messick (signed)
Letters
Dale Messick

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hmm.... that's funny.
Genre
adventure; detective-mystery
Reprints
  • Brenda Starr dailies (Chicago Tribune New York News Syndicate) 1952-07-13 through 1952-07-19

Family Favourites Painting Competition (Table of Contents: 17)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
? (photographs)
Inks
? (photographs)
Letters
typeset

Genre
children

Indexer Notes

Printed on the back cover are photos of the two winners of L Miller's Family Favourites Painting Competition, 7-year-old Billy Bailey wearing the "Western Outfit" he won, and 7-year-old Ella Malcolm with the "Nursery Set" she won. Also included are letters written to the publisher by the childrens' parents.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Terry and the Pirates
  2. 1. ["Ultra-violet light?"]
    Dick Tracy
  3. 2. Family Favourites
  4. 3. ["That's the island, all right, sir."]
    Terry and the Pirates
  5. 4. ["Don't know how to throw a boomerang?"]
    Smitty
  6. 5. [The Organ Grinder's Monkey]
    Herby
  7. 6. ["Oh no! Dawn's arriving..."]
    Dawn O'Day in Hollywood
  8. 7. ["Careless guards let a stranger gaze..."]
    Jed Cooper American Scout
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Cut-Outs
  10. 9. ["Fifteen dollars or fifteen days..."]
    Moon Mullins
  11. 10. ["Ouch!"]
    Kitty Higgins
  12. 11. ["I get a feelin'!"]
    Little Orphan Annie
  13. 12. ["An' that's f' hurtin' Winnie..."]
    Winnie Winkle
  14. 13. ["Look Cookie! A package..."]
    Smokey Stover
  15. 14. ["I know you hate to take a bath..."]
    Spooky
  16. 15. ["When Sable confronted Pandora..."]
    Smilin' Jack
  17. 16. ["Hmm.... that's funny."]
    Brenda Starr
  18. 17. Family Favourites Painting Competition
This issue was modified by, among others
  • Guy Budziak