Four Color #35 - Smokey Stover
(1944)

Dell, 1942 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
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Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Editing
?

Issue Notes

Indicia title is "SMOKEY STOVER, No. 35." No code number. Copyright 1938 by Chicago Tribune-N.Y. News Syndicate, Inc. Copyright 1939, 1940, 1941 by News Syndicate Co, Inc.

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Smokey Stover / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor
Characters
Smokey Stover; Cookie Stover; Spooky (cat)
Reprints
  • from Smokey Stover (News Syndicate) Sunday newspaper strip from ? [partial]
Keywords
cats; chickens; mousetraps; sunlamps

Indexer Notes

Reprints and enlarges the last panel from a Smokey Stover Sunday strip.

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

Smokey Stover / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hey, Smokey - We've been robbed - Every inch...
Genre
humor
Characters
Smokey Stover; Chief Cash U. Nutt; Hotfoot Hogan
Synopsis
Hotfoot Hogan hooks up two miles of fire hose to a hydrant so he can have running water at home.
Reprints
  • from Smokey Stover (News Syndicate) Sunday newspaper strip from 1941

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover; black, red, and white.

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Smokey Stover / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Smokey's wife just called, Chief - She has theatre tickets...
Genre
humor
Characters
Smokey Stover; Chief Cash U. Nutt; Spooky (cat)
Synopsis
Smokey is quarantined for measles in a phone booth.
Reprints
  • from Smokey Stover (News Syndicate) Sunday newspaper strip from 1939

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Smokey Stover / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I know that goat I found yesterday got your nanny...
Genre
humor
Characters
Smokey Stover; Chief Cash U. Nutt; Spooky (cat)
Synopsis
Smokey finds a goat, but it eats the cans from a case of tomato soup and leaves the soup.
Reprints
  • from Smokey Stover (News Syndicate) Sunday newspaper strip from 1940

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Smokey Stover / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
This is Dan Druff, Chief - He's selling just the tonic...
Genre
humor
Characters
Smokey Stover; Chief Cash U. Nutt; Dan Druff
Synopsis
Smokey introduces the Chief to a hair tonic salesman.
Reprints
  • from Smokey Stover (Chicago Tribune-N.Y. News Syndicate) daily newspaper strips from 1938

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Smokey Stover / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I'm all keyed up about this player piano you got for us...
Genre
humor
Characters
Smokey Stover; Chief Cash U. Nutt; Spooky (cat) (cameo)
Synopsis
Smokey tries to carry a player piano to the fourth floor, but it ends up in the basement.
Reprints
  • from Smokey Stover (News Syndicate) Sunday newspaper strip from 1940

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Smokey Stover / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I feel like a million bucks with interest this morning...
Genre
humor
Characters
Smokey Stover; Chief Cash U. Nutt; Arson Nick; Flanagan
Synopsis
Smokey and the Chief deal with firebug Arson Nick. The Chief tries to grow hair and settles for a toupee.
Reprints
  • from Smokey Stover (Chicago Tribune-N.Y. News Syndicate) daily newspaper strips from 1938

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Smokey Stover / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
-- And now three turns to the right -
Genre
humor
Characters
Smokey Stover; Chief Cash U. Nutt; Spooky (cat)
Synopsis
Smokey takes dancing lessons.
Reprints
  • from Smokey Stover (News Syndicate) Sunday newspaper strip from 1941

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

Smokey Stover / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Well, burn my britches!
Genre
humor
Characters
Smokey Stover; Chief Cash U. Nutt; Spooky (cat)
Synopsis
During a heat wave, Smokey turns up his furnace so it will seem cooler when he steps outdoors.
Reprints
  • from Smokey Stover (News Syndicate) Sunday newspaper strip from 1941

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

Spooky / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Wish Spooky'd hurry home with the evening paper...
Genre
humor
Characters
Spooky (cat); Fenwick Flooky
Synopsis
Spooky brings his owner the evening newspaper, but gets in a collision with a Chinese laundryman and ends up with a Chinese newspaper.
Reprints
  • from Spooky (News Syndicate) Sunday newspaper strip from 1940

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Spooky / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
It's all cleaned and blocked, hey, Eddie?
Genre
humor
Characters
Spooky (cat); Fenwick Flooky
Synopsis
Spooky's owner sends Spooky to the hat shop to get his hat, but Spooky gets in a fight with a dog on the way back.
Reprints
  • from Spooky (News Syndicate) Sunday newspaper strip from 1940

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Smokey Stover / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
No wonder our vacuum cleaner broke down, Smokey...
Genre
humor
Characters
Smokey Stover; Chief Cash U. Nutt; Cookie Stover; Spooky (cat)
Synopsis
Smokey tries to find a carpet sweeper in the Chief's closet.
Reprints
  • from Smokey Stover (News Syndicate) Sunday newspaper strip from 1941

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Smokey Stover / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hey you lazy lug - There's a pile of work I want you...
Genre
humor
Characters
Smokey Stover; Chief Cash U. Nutt; Spooky (cat)
Synopsis
The Chief leaves a recording of all the chores he wants Smokey to do that day.
Reprints
  • from Smokey Stover (News Syndicate) Sunday newspaper strip from 1941

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Smokey Stover / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
My stars, sun - Whatcha mooning about?
Genre
humor
Characters
Smokey Stover; Chief Cash U. Nutt; Spooky (cat); Skull Duggery
Synopsis
Skull Duggery owes Smokey and the Chief money and they figure out a way to get it.
Reprints
  • from Smokey Stover (News Syndicate) Sunday newspaper strip from 1941

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Spooky / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hey, pipe down, Spooky - I've got more...
Genre
humor
Characters
Spooky (cat); Fenwick Flooky
Synopsis
Spooky tries to get his owner to blow a whistle.
Reprints
  • from Spooky (News Syndicate) Sunday newspaper strip from 1940.03.03

Indexer Notes

Date is on the strip.

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Smokey Stover / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
- Every fall it's the same old song and prance...
Genre
humor
Characters
Smokey Stover; Chief Cash U. Nutt
Synopsis
Smokey gets rid of the Chief's fallen leaves in an unorthodox fashion.
Reprints
  • from Smokey Stover (News Syndicate) Sunday newspaper strip from 1940

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Smokey Stover / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
What's the decision, Smoke - Did you get the tickets...
Genre
humor
Characters
Smokey Stover; Chief Cash U. Nutt
Synopsis
Smokey tries to dig a tunnel to get into a prize fight.
Reprints
  • from Smokey Stover (News Syndicate) Sunday newspaper strip from ?

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Smokey Stover / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I just phoned City Hall, Smokey - The Mayor'll be here...
Genre
humor
Characters
Smokey Stover; Chief Cash U. Nutt
Synopsis
Smokey and the Chief want to show the Mayor the newest improvement to the fire house.
Reprints
  • from Smokey Stover (News Syndicate) Sunday newspaper strip from ?

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Smokey Stover / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Howdy, Foo - Why the stew?
Genre
humor
Characters
Smokey Stover; Chief Cash U. Nutt; Spookey (cat); Kennebunk K. Kaboose (cameo)
Synopsis
Smokey tries to get the firemen more wide-awake on the way to the fires.
Reprints
  • from Smokey Stover (News Syndicate) Sunday newspaper strip from ?

Indexer Notes

Last panel is "Foo-mous People"

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Smokey Stover / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I'm going out in the hammock, and take a nap, Earl
Genre
humor
Characters
Smokey Stover; Earl Stover; Quincy K. Clabber (cameo)
Synopsis
Smokey is taking a nap and his son Earl doesn't wake him when he learns his school is burning down.
Reprints
  • from Smokey Stover (News Syndicate) Sunday newspaper strip from ?

Indexer Notes

Last panel is "Foo-mous People."

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Smokey Stover / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Here's the dough, Smoke - 475 smackers...
Genre
humor
Characters
Smokey Stover
Synopsis
Smokey has to buy the Chief a Christmas present.
Reprints
  • from Smokey Stover (News Syndicate) Sunday newspaper strip from ?

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

Smokey Stover / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Smoley Hoke! - Uncle Gas - Where'd you find that, Cookie?
Genre
humor
Characters
Smokey Stover; Cookie Stover; Montague T. Kettle (cameo)
Synopsis
Smokey wants to get a photograph of his Uncle Gaston retouched.
Reprints
  • from Smokey Stover (News Syndicate) Sunday newspaper strip from ?

Indexer Notes

Last panel is "Foo-mous People."

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Smokey Stover / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hello, light of my life - What are you in the dark about?
Genre
humor
Characters
Smokey Stover; Cookie Stover
Synopsis
Smokey tries to find a way to save electricity.
Reprints
  • from Smokey Stover (News Syndicate) Sunday newspaper strip from 1940

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

Spooky / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Scram, Spooky - This is one ball you won't get
Genre
humor
Characters
Spooky (cat); Fenwick Flooky
Synopsis
Spooky plays a trick to get hold of a football.
Reprints
  • from Spooky (News Syndicate) Sunday newspaper strip from 1940

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Smokey Stover / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Good heavens, Smokey! - Wake up!
Genre
humor
Characters
Smokey Stover; Cookie Stover
Synopsis
Smokey and his wife sleep until noon on Sunday.
Reprints
  • from Smokey Stover (News Syndicate) Sunday newspaper strip from 1940

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

Spooky / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Come on, Spooky - We'll go see the Doc
Genre
humor
Characters
Spooky (cat); Fenwick Flooky
Synopsis
The veterinarian prescribes a cure for Spooky's listlessness.
Reprints
  • from Spooky (News Syndicate) Sunday newspaper strip from 1940.07.14

Indexer Notes

Date in on the strip.

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Smokey Stover / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
What's eatin' you, square-head?
Genre
humor
Characters
Smokey Stover; Chief Cash U. Nutt; Dr. Pierpont Nutt
Synopsis
The Chief's brother is coming to visit, but he's two days late.
Reprints
  • from Smokey Stover (News Syndicate) Sunday newspaper strip from 1940.10.06

Indexer Notes

Date is on the strip.

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Smokey Stover / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Mr. Blott at the Blue Plate Plaza called up to chew...
Genre
humor
Characters
Smokey Stover; Chief Cash U. Nutt; Sparks (dog)
Synopsis
Smokey sends Sparks the dog to get the Chief's meal ticket.
Reprints
  • from Smokey Stover (News Syndicate) Sunday newspaper strip from ?

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

Smokey Stover / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Yippee, Cookie - We're all set - The Chief loaned us...
Genre
humor
Characters
Smokey Stover; Cookie Stover; Spooky (cat)
Synopsis
Smokey takes a trip on a train--in his car.
Reprints
  • from Smokey Stover (News Syndicate) Sunday newspaper strip from ?

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

Smokey Stover / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
You look as put out as a camp fire in a cloudburst
Genre
humor
Characters
Smokey Stover; Cookie Stover
Synopsis
Smokey takes his trousers to a repair shop, but there's a fire at the shop.
Reprints
  • from Smokey Stover (News Syndicate) Sunday newspaper strip from ?

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

Smokey Stover / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Jumpin' Jackpots, Cookie - Look - Our old school...
Genre
humor
Characters
Smokey Stover; Cookie Stover; Skull Duggery; Spooky (cameo)
Synopsis
Smokey shows Skull Duggery his collection of mounted fish.
Reprints
  • from Smokey Stover (News Syndicate) Sunday newspaper strip from 1940

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

Spooky / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Don't be impatient, Spooky - You'll see what...
Genre
humor
Characters
Spooky (cat); Fenwick Flooky
Synopsis
Spooky tears the hair off a new doll and has to supply the replacement.
Reprints
  • from Spooky (News Syndicate) Sunday newspaper strip from 1940.07.28

Indexer Notes

Date is on the strip.

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

Spooky / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
You run and play Spooky - While I sit here...
Genre
humor
Characters
Spooky (cat); Fenwick Flooky
Synopsis
Spooky picks a tulip at the park and gives it to his owner.
Reprints
  • from Spooky (News Syndicate) Sunday newspaper strip from 1940.08.04

Indexer Notes

Date is on the strip.

[Spilled Milk] (Table of Contents: 33)

Spooky / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor
Characters
Spooky (cat); Fenwick
Synopsis
Spooky breaks a bottle of milk and tries to find a replacement.
Reprints
  • from Spooky (News Syndicate) Sunday newspaper strip from 1940

Indexer Notes

Pantomime story.

[Chased by Dog] (Table of Contents: 34)

Spooky / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor
Characters
Spooky (cat)
Synopsis
Spooky is chased by a dog. He takes refuge in a theater that is featuring a trained dog act.
Reprints
  • from Spooky (News Syndicate) Sunday newspaper strip from 1940.09.08

Indexer Notes

Pantomime story.

[Tacks and Tires] (Table of Contents: 35)

Spooky / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor
Characters
Spooky (cat); Fenwick Flooky
Synopsis
When Spooky's owner won't wake up and let him in, the cat scatters tacks in the street so the resulting blowouts will wake him up.
Reprints
  • from Spooky (News Syndicate) Sunday newspaper strip from ?

Indexer Notes

Pantomime story.

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

Spooky / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hey - This is the third time this week you've busted...
Genre
humor
Characters
Spooky (cat); Fenwick Flooky
Synopsis
Spooky's owner installs unbreakable glass when Spooky keeps breaking windows with a rubber ball.
Reprints
  • from Spooky (News Syndicate) Sunday newspaper strip from 1940

[Parrot Imitates Dog] (Table of Contents: 37)

Spooky / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor
Characters
Spooky (cat)
Synopsis
Spooky is frightened by a parrot imitating a dog.
Reprints
  • from Spooky (News Syndicate) Sunday newspaper strip from ?

Indexer Notes

Pantomime story.

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

Spooky / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Yes, I know it's a hot, sticky day, Spooky
Genre
humor
Characters
Spooky (cat); Fenwick Flooky
Synopsis
Spooky's owner buys a jumbo-size fan.
Reprints
  • from Spooky (News Syndicate) Sunday newspaper strip from 1940.09.01

Indexer Notes

Date is on the strip.

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

Smokey Stover / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
You sure did a slick varnish job on these floors...
Genre
humor
Characters
Smokey Stover; Cookie Stover; Mort Gage
Synopsis
Smokey makes improvements to his house and the landlord raises the rent.
Reprints
  • from Smokey Stover (News Syndicate) Sunday newspaper strip from ?

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

Spooky / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Ah - another one!
Genre
humor
Characters
Spooky (cat); Fenwick Flooky
Synopsis
Spooky's owner mistakes an overturned fish bowl for a soap bubble.
Reprints
  • from Smokey Stover (News Syndicate) Sunday newspaper strip from ?

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

Spooky / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Yep - It's your birthday, Spooky...
Genre
humor
Characters
Spooky (cat); Fenwick Flooky
Synopsis
Spooky's owner goes to the ocean to catch a fish for Spooky's birthday.
Reprints
  • from Spooky (News Syndicate) Sunday newspaper strip from ?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 42)

Spooky / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I wish you'd make up your mind!
Genre
humor
Characters
Spooky (cat); Fenwick Flooky
Synopsis
Spooky's owner installs a revolving door since Spooky can't decide if he wants in or out.
Reprints
  • from Spooky (News Syndicate) Sunday newspaper strip from ?

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

Spooky / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
That takes the cake - No rolling pin...
Genre
humor
Characters
Spooky (cat); Fenwick Flooky
Synopsis
Spooky's owner gets beaned by a rolling pin intended for Spooky.
Reprints
  • from Spooky (News Syndicate) Sunday newspaper strip from 1940.04.28

Indexer Notes

Date is on the strip.

[Burning Down the House] (Table of Contents: 44)

Spooky / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor
Characters
Spooky (cat); Fenwick Flooky
Synopsis
Spooky tries to get at a mouse, but ends up burning down the house.
Reprints
  • from Spooky (News Syndicate) Sunday newspaper strip from 1940.03.31

Indexer Notes

Date is on the strip.

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

Smokey Stover / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Well, another day gone up in smoke - Goodnight...
Genre
humor
Characters
Smokey Stover; Chief Cash U. Nutt
Synopsis
Smokey sends the Chief 50 cents via a $2.75 collect telegram.
Reprints
  • from Smokey Stover (News Syndicate) Sunday newspaper strip from 1940

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover; black, red, and white.

["So the Knitwit Knitting Club's meeting here today:] (Table of Contents: 46)

Smokey Stover / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor
Characters
Smokey Stover; Cookie Stover
Synopsis
Smokey comes up with a crackpot scheme to loosen a stuck ice cube tray in the refrigerator.
Reprints
  • from Smokey Stover (News Syndicate) Sunday newspaper strip from ?

Indexer Notes

Back cover.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Smokey Stover
  2. 1. ["Hey, Smokey - We've been robbed - Every inch..."]
    Smokey Stover
  3. 2. ["Smokey's wife just called, Chief - She has theatre tickets..."]
    Smokey Stover
  4. 3. ["I know that goat I found yesterday got your nanny..."]
    Smokey Stover
  5. 4. ["This is Dan Druff, Chief - He's selling just the tonic..."]
    Smokey Stover
  6. 5. ["I'm all keyed up about this player piano you got for us..."]
    Smokey Stover
  7. 6. ["I feel like a million bucks with interest this morning..."]
    Smokey Stover
  8. 7. ["-- And now three turns to the right -"]
    Smokey Stover
  9. 8. ["Well, burn my britches!"]
    Smokey Stover
  10. 9. ["Wish Spooky'd hurry home with the evening paper..."]
    Spooky
  11. 10. ["It's all cleaned and blocked, hey, Eddie?"]
    Spooky
  12. 11. ["No wonder our vacuum cleaner broke down, Smokey..."]
    Smokey Stover
  13. 12. ["Hey you lazy lug - There's a pile of work I want you..."]
    Smokey Stover
  14. 13. ["My stars, sun - Whatcha mooning about?"]
    Smokey Stover
  15. 14. ["Hey, pipe down, Spooky - I've got more..."]
    Spooky
  16. 15. ["- Every fall it's the same old song and prance..."]
    Smokey Stover
  17. 16. ["What's the decision, Smoke - Did you get the tickets..."]
    Smokey Stover
  18. 17. ["I just phoned City Hall, Smokey - The Mayor'll be here..."]
    Smokey Stover
  19. 18. ["Howdy, Foo - Why the stew?"]
    Smokey Stover
  20. 19. ["I'm going out in the hammock, and take a nap, Earl"]
    Smokey Stover
  21. 20. ["Here's the dough, Smoke - 475 smackers..."]
    Smokey Stover
  22. 21. ["Smoley Hoke! - Uncle Gas - Where'd you find that, Cookie?"]
    Smokey Stover
  23. 22. ["Hello, light of my life - What are you in the dark about?"]
    Smokey Stover
  24. 23. ["Scram, Spooky - This is one ball you won't get"]
    Spooky
  25. 24. ["Good heavens, Smokey! - Wake up!"]
    Smokey Stover
  26. 25. ["Come on, Spooky - We'll go see the Doc"]
    Spooky
  27. 26. ["What's eatin' you, square-head?"]
    Smokey Stover
  28. 27. ["Mr. Blott at the Blue Plate Plaza called up to chew..."]
    Smokey Stover
  29. 28. ["Yippee, Cookie - We're all set - The Chief loaned us..."]
    Smokey Stover
  30. 29. ["You look as put out as a camp fire in a cloudburst"]
    Smokey Stover
  31. 30. ["Jumpin' Jackpots, Cookie - Look - Our old school..."]
    Smokey Stover
  32. 31. ["Don't be impatient, Spooky - You'll see what..."]
    Spooky
  33. 32. ["You run and play Spooky - While I sit here..."]
    Spooky
  34. 33. [Spilled Milk]
    Spooky
  35. 34. [Chased by Dog]
    Spooky
  36. 35. [Tacks and Tires]
    Spooky
  37. 36. ["Hey - This is the third time this week you've busted..."]
    Spooky
  38. 37. [Parrot Imitates Dog]
    Spooky
  39. 38. ["Yes, I know it's a hot, sticky day, Spooky"]
    Spooky
  40. 39. ["You sure did a slick varnish job on these floors..."]
    Smokey Stover
  41. 40. ["Ah - another one!"]
    Spooky
  42. 41. ["Yep - It's your birthday, Spooky..."]
    Spooky
  43. 42. ["I wish you'd make up your mind!"]
    Spooky
  44. 43. ["That takes the cake - No rolling pin..."]
    Spooky
  45. 44. [Burning Down the House]
    Spooky
  46. 45. ["Well, another day gone up in smoke - Goodnight..."]
    Smokey Stover
  47. 46. ["So the Knitwit Knitting Club's meeting here today:]
    Smokey Stover
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