(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:
?

["The war with Sultan Sourpuss is over!"] (Table of Contents: 3)

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

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

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Skipper Ham Shanks; Poss; Spike

["Remember: Sofie winned th' 25 dollars..."] (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:
?

Characters:
Phil; Sofie

["I've got to show Unk I know what I am doing..."] (Table of Contents: 5)

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

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

["My humble apologies, lovely lady."] (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:
?

Genre:
adventure

["Gertrude, my little pearly-toothed bird..."] (Table of Contents: 7)

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

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

["Greetings pals! Just back from a jump..."] (Table of Contents: 8)

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

Script:
Capt. Raymond Clark
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

["Lane has been exposed as the leader..."] (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:
?

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:
?

["I cannot rest until I have avenged the death of my little Rosita!"] (Table of Contents: 11)

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

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

Genre:
western-frontier

["The Pronghorn Antelope, (above) is one of the very few animals distinctly American."] (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

Genre:
non-fiction

["So you thought you'd sneak along with me?"] (Table of Contents: 13)

Koko / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
jungle

["Hi Windy!"] (Table of Contents: 14)

Windy / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Martin Filchock
Pencils:
Martin Filchock
Inks:
Martin Filchock
Letters:
?

Genre:
children

["I'll hold 'em off "Slick" - get in the car -- quick -"] (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:
?

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.

["Mr. Bell your [sic] just the man I want to see -"] (Table of Contents: 16)

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

Script:
Matt Curzon
Pencils:
Matt Curzon
Inks:
Matt Curzon
Letters:
?

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

["Here Whiskers -- here boy"] (Table of Contents: 18)

Whiskers / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
animal; children

["Hey gang!! Farmer Green says we can swim in his pond"] (Table of Contents: 19)

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

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

Genre:
children

["Hallo, mine fran! I weel sell you ze mageek Hindu flute..."] (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:
?

Genre:
humor

["Curly -- on his way to say good-by to some of his friends--"] (Table of Contents: 21)

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

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

["Why - Oscar Snitzelblunk I'm surprised at you!"] (Table of Contents: 22)

Dinky / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Walt Munson
Pencils:
Walt Munson
Inks:
Walt Munson
Letters:
?

["It must be those Mexican jumping beans..."] (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:
?

Genre:
humor

["Since you joined our team we've been playing like champions Dolittle!!"] (Table of Contents: 24)

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

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

["I'll just take this money to th' cat and dog hospital and pay for Pesty's doctor billl!!!"] (Table of Contents: 25)

Stubbie / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

[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

["Now that school has started again..."] (Table of Contents: 27)

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

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

["Common folks get 'em while there 're hot!"] (Table of Contents: 28)

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

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

[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:
?

["Listen Hezzy, I'll cut across Tuckers property..."] (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:
?

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

["To those who missed last issue..."] (Table of Contents: 32)

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

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

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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