Funny Pages #v1#6
(November 1936)

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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
Monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Comics Magazine Company, Inc.
Editing
William Cook
Color
color cover; black & white and color interior
Dimensions
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock
paper cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Ellis Edwards
Inks
Ellis Edwards
Colors
?
Letters
?

Marvelous (Table of Contents: 1)

Little Bromely / foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Script
William H. Cook [as WHC]
Pencils
William H. Cook [as WHC]
Inks
William H. Cook [as WHC]
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

The Cats of Finnegan's Alley (Table of Contents: 2)

Sights About Town / illustration / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils
Victor Dowling
Inks
Victor Dowling
Letters
?

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

Skipper Ham Shanks / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
John Patterson
Pencils
John Patterson
Inks
John Patterson
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The war with Sultan Sourpuss is over!
Genre
adventure
Characters
Skipper Ham Shanks; Poss; Spike

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

Phil 'n Sofie / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Ellis Edwards [as Od Ellis]
Pencils
Ellis Edwards [as Od Ellis]
Inks
Ellis Edwards [as Od Ellis]
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Remember: Sofie winned th' 25 dollars...
Characters
Phil; Sofie

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

University Al / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Tony Basso
Pencils
Tony Basso
Inks
Tony Basso
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I've got to show Unk I know what I am doing...

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

The Sapphire Eye of Sekhmet / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Ken Ernst
Pencils
Ken Ernst
Inks
Ken Ernst
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
My humble apologies, lovely lady.
Genre
adventure

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

The Stone Age / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Victor Dowling
Pencils
Victor Dowling
Inks
Victor Dowling
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Gertrude, my little pearly-toothed bird...

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

Aeronautical Advisory Service / text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Capt. Raymond Clark
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Greetings pals! Just back from a jump...

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

The Further Adventures of Jane & Johnny / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
W. M. Allison
Pencils
W. M. Allison
Inks
W. M. Allison
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Lane has been exposed as the leader...
Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Captain Bill; Jane; Johnny

Lesson 6 Feet (Table of Contents: 10)

Learn Cartooning / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
John Patterson
Pencils
John Patterson
Inks
John Patterson
Letters
?

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

Red Avenger / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ellis Edwards
Inks
Ellis Edwards
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I cannot rest until I have avenged the death of my little Rosita!
Genre
western-frontier

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

Natural History / text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Howard L. Hastings (illustrations)
Inks
Howard L. Hastings (illustrations)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The Pronghorn Antelope, (above) is one of the very few animals distinctly American.
Genre
non-fiction

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

Koko / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
M. MacIntyre
Pencils
M. MacIntyre
Inks
M. MacIntyre
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
So you thought you'd sneak along with me?
Genre
jungle

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

Windy / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Martin Filchock
Pencils
Martin Filchock
Inks
Martin Filchock
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hi Windy!
Genre
children

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

The Clock Strikes / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
George Brenner [as Geo E. Brenner] (signed)
Pencils
George Brenner [as Geo E. Brenner] (signed)
Inks
George Brenner [as Geo E. Brenner] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I'll hold 'em off "Slick" - get in the car -- quick -
Genre
adventure
Characters
The Clock [Brian O'Brian] (introduction, but see notes), first masked hero in U.S. comic books); "Slick" Martin (villain)
Synopsis
The Clock suscessfully foils a bank robbery.

Indexer Notes

Continues directly into Funny Pages #7. The Clock also appears in Funny Picture Stories #1 which has the same cover date.

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

Freddie Bell / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Matt Curzon
Pencils
Matt Curzon
Inks
Matt Curzon
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Mr. Bell your [sic] just the man I want to see -
Genre
children

Topping a Bad One (Table of Contents: 17)

illustration / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils
W. M. Allison
Inks
W. M. Allison
Colors
?

Genre
western-frontier

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

Whiskers / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
M. MacIntyre
Pencils
M. MacIntyre
Inks
M. MacIntyre
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Here Whiskers -- here boy
Genre
animal; children

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

Little Beezer / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Campbell
Pencils
Joe Campbell
Inks
Joe Campbell
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hey gang!! Farmer Green says we can swim in his pond
Genre
children

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

Loony Louie / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
John Patterson [as J. A. Patterson]
Pencils
John Patterson [as J. A. Patterson]
Inks
John Patterson [as J. A. Patterson]
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hallo, mine fran! I weel sell you ze mageek Hindu flute...
Genre
humor

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

The CC Kid / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Martin Filchock
Pencils
Martin Filchock
Inks
Martin Filchock
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Curly -- on his way to say good-by to some of his friends--

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

Dinky / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Walt Munson
Pencils
Walt Munson
Inks
Walt Munson
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Why - Oscar Snitzelblunk I'm surprised at you!

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

Krazy Komics / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
John Patterson [as J. A. Patterson]
Pencils
John Patterson [as J. A. Patterson]
Inks
John Patterson [as J. A. Patterson]
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
It must be those Mexican jumping beans...
Genre
humor

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 24)

Jack Dolittle / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Dennis Yuknis
Pencils
Dennis Yuknis
Inks
Dennis Yuknis
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Since you joined our team we've been playing like champions Dolittle!!

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

Stubbie / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Clyde Don
Pencils
Clyde Don
Inks
Clyde Don
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I'll just take this money to th' cat and dog hospital and pay for Pesty's doctor billl!!!

[A new postage stamp recalls how the Marsellaise was written..."] (Table of Contents: 26)

Stamp Collectors / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Prof. Phillip S. Pace
Pencils
? (illustration)
Inks
? (illustration)
Letters
typeset

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

Junior Library / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Frances Hope
Pencils
? (illustration)
Inks
? (illustration)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Now that school has started again...

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

Porkchops and Gravy / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Al Stahl
Pencils
Al Stahl
Inks
Al Stahl
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Common folks get 'em while there 're hot!

[Ball Game Today] (Table of Contents: 29)

Bubs and Schnubs / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Tony Basso
Pencils
Tony Basso
Inks
Tony Basso
Letters
?

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

Hezzy of the Hills / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Buresch
Pencils
Joe Buresch
Inks
Joe Buresch
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Listen Hezzy, I'll cut across Tuckers property...

Catfish Island (Table of Contents: 31)

Pals and Pastimes / activity / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Ray Gill
Pencils
Ray Gill
Inks
Ray Gill
Letters
?

Genre
adventure
Characters
Phil; Bob

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

Dickie Duck / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Matt Curzon
Pencils
Matt Curzon
Inks
Matt Curzon
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
To those who missed last issue...

And Their High Adventure In A Strange House (Table of Contents: 33)

Jimmy and Jean / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Buresch
Pencils
Joe Buresch
Inks
Joe Buresch
Letters
?

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

Fashions and Fads / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
Kay C
Pencils
Kay C
Inks
Kay C
Colors
?

Indexer Notes

Paper doll.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. Marvelous
    Little Bromely
  3. 2. The Cats of Finnegan's Alley
    Sights About Town
  4. 3. ["The war with Sultan Sourpuss is over!"]
    Skipper Ham Shanks
  5. 4. ["Remember: Sofie winned th' 25 dollars..."]
    Phil 'n Sofie
  6. 5. ["I've got to show Unk I know what I am doing..."]
    University Al
  7. 6. ["My humble apologies, lovely lady."]
    The Sapphire Eye of Sekhmet
  8. 7. ["Gertrude, my little pearly-toothed bird..."]
    The Stone Age
  9. 8. ["Greetings pals! Just back from a jump..."]
    Aeronautical Advisory Service
  10. 9. ["Lane has been exposed as the leader..."]
    The Further Adventures of Jane & Johnny
  11. 10. Lesson 6 Feet
    Learn Cartooning
  12. 11. ["I cannot rest until I have avenged the death of my little Rosita!"]
    Red Avenger
  13. 12. ["The Pronghorn Antelope, (above) is one of the very few animals distinctly American."]
    Natural History
  14. 13. ["So you thought you'd sneak along with me?"]
    Koko
  15. 14. ["Hi Windy!"]
    Windy
  16. 15. ["I'll hold 'em off "Slick" - get in the car -- quick -"]
    The Clock Strikes
  17. 16. ["Mr. Bell your [sic] just the man I want to see -"]
    Freddie Bell
  18. 17. Topping a Bad One
  19. 18. ["Here Whiskers -- here boy"]
    Whiskers
  20. 19. ["Hey gang!! Farmer Green says we can swim in his pond"]
    Little Beezer
  21. 20. ["Hallo, mine fran! I weel sell you ze mageek Hindu flute..."]
    Loony Louie
  22. 21. ["Curly -- on his way to say good-by to some of his friends--"]
    The CC Kid
  23. 22. ["Why - Oscar Snitzelblunk I'm surprised at you!"]
    Dinky
  24. 23. ["It must be those Mexican jumping beans..."]
    Krazy Komics
  25. 24. ["Since you joined our team we've been playing like champions Dolittle!!"]
    Jack Dolittle
  26. 25. ["I'll just take this money to th' cat and dog hospital and pay for Pesty's doctor billl!!!"]
    Stubbie
  27. 26. [A new postage stamp recalls how the Marsellaise was written..."]
    Stamp Collectors
  28. 27. ["Now that school has started again..."]
    Junior Library
  29. 28. ["Common folks get 'em while there 're hot!"]
    Porkchops and Gravy
  30. 29. [Ball Game Today]
    Bubs and Schnubs
  31. 30. ["Listen Hezzy, I'll cut across Tuckers property..."]
    Hezzy of the Hills
  32. 31. Catfish Island
    Pals and Pastimes
  33. 32. ["To those who missed last issue..."]
    Dickie Duck
  34. 33. And Their High Adventure In A Strange House
    Jimmy and Jean
  35. 34. [no title indexed]
    Fashions and Fads
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