(January 1937)

Dell, 1936 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
Monthly
On-sale date
1936-12-10
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Editing
?
Color
Full Color & Some Black & White
Dimensions
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding
Saddle-Stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

On sale date based on a house ad in the previous issue of The Funnies which states that this issue was expected to be on sale Thursday December 10th.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Our Boarding House / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Do I get that bicycle?
Characters
Major Hoople [Santa Claus]
Keywords
Christmas; snow

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

The Worry Wart / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
J. R. Williams
Pencils
J. R. Williams
Inks
J. R. Williams
Colors
?
Letters
?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2)

Captain Easy / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Roy Crane
Pencils
Roy Crane
Inks
Roy Crane
Colors
?
Letters
?

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

Mutt and Jeff / comic story / 0.7 page (report information)

Script
Bud Fisher
Pencils
Bud Fisher
Inks
Bud Fisher
Colors
?
Letters
?

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

Cicero's Cat / comic story / 0.3 page (report information)

Script
Bud Fisher
Pencils
Bud Fisher
Inks
Bud Fisher
Colors
?
Letters
?

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

This Curious World / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
William Ferguson
Pencils
William Ferguson
Inks
William Ferguson
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction

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

Home Magic / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
A. W. Nugent
Pencils
A. W Nugent
Inks
A. W. Nugent
Colors
?
Letters
?

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

The Nut Bros. / comic story / 0.2 page (report information)

Script
Gene Aherne
Pencils
Gene Aherne
Inks
Gene Aherne
Colors
?
Letters
?

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

Our Boarding House / comic story / 0.8 page (report information)

Script
Gene Aherne
Pencils
Gene Aherne
Inks
Gene Aherne
Colors
?
Letters
?

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

Dan Dunn / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Norman Marsh
Pencils
Norman Marsh
Inks
Norman Marsh
Colors
?
Letters
?

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

Reg'lar Fellers / comic story / 0.6 page (report information)

Script
Gene Byrnes
Pencils
Gene Byrnes
Inks
Gene Byrnes
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; children

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

Daisybelle / comic story / 0.4 page (report information)

Script
Gene Byrnes
Pencils
Gene Byrnes
Inks
Gene Byrnes
Colors
?
Letters
?

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

Tailspin Tommy / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Hal Forrest
Pencils
Hal Forrest
Inks
Hal Forrest
Colors
?
Letters
?

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

Otto Honk / comic story / 0.2 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bela Zaboly
Inks
Bela Zaboly
Colors
?
Letters
?

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

Out Our Way / comic story / 0.8 page (report information)

Script
J. R. Williams
Pencils
J. R. Williams
Inks
J. R. Williams
Colors
?
Letters
?

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

Myra North / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Ray Thompson
Pencils
Charles Coll
Inks
Charles Coll
Colors
?
Letters
?

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

Ben Webster's Page / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Edwin Alger (credited)
Pencils
Edwin Alger (credited)
Inks
Edwin Alger (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 17)

The Tinymites / text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Hal Cochran
Pencils
George Scarbo
Inks
George Scarbo
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

text & coloring page

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

Stranger Than Fiction / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Richard W. Thomas
Pencils
Walter Galli
Inks
Walter Galli
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction

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

Reg'lar Fellers / comic story / 0.6 page (report information)

Script
Gene Byrnes
Pencils
Gene Byrnes
Inks
Gene Byrnes
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; children

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

Daisybelle / comic story / 0.4 page (report information)

Script
Gene Byrnes
Pencils
Gene Byrnes
Inks
Gene Byrnes
Colors
?
Letters
?

Merry Christmas Every Body! From Scribbly (Table of Contents: 21)

Scribbly / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Sheldon Mayer
Pencils
Sheldon Mayer (signed)
Inks
Sheldon Mayer
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Scribbly Jibbet; Mrs. Jibbet; Dinky Jibbet; Ving Parker
Synopsis
Ving Parker tells Scribbly that he is an ardent admirer of his cartoons. He invites Scribbly to stay at his house for a while, where he will help Scribbly with his cartoons.

The Foiled Pursuit (Table of Contents: 22)

Scribbly / comic story / 0.8 page (report information)

Script
Sheldon Mayer
Pencils
Sheldon Mayer
Inks
Sheldon Mayer
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Scribbly Jibbet; Ving Parker; Perkins (Ving Parker's butler); Julia Van Grabbe (introduction); Mrs. Van Grabbe (introduction, Julia's mother)
Synopsis
Scribbly arrives at Ving Parker's home. Mrs. Van Grabbe tries to set up her daughter, Julia, with Ving Parker.

"Why Big Brothers Leave Home" by Scribbly (Table of Contents: 23)

Scribbly / comic story / 0.2 page (report information)

Script
Sheldon Mayer [as Scribbly] (credited)
Pencils
Sheldon Mayer [as Scribbly] (credited)
Inks
Sheldon Mayer [as Scribbly] (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hey, kids! Have you got a kid-brother, or a kid-sister who's always getting in your hair?
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Scribbly Jibbet; Dinky Jibbet
Synopsis
Scribbly invites readers to send in their experiences with their kid-brother or kid-sister.

Indexer Notes

This is the beginning of the "Why Big Brothers Leave Home" by Scribbly strip, which runs below the main strip for the remainder of the feature's run in The Funnies.

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

Freckles and His Friends / comic story / 1.5 pages (report information)

Script
Merrill Blosser
Pencils
Merrill Blosser
Inks
Merrill Blosser
Colors
?
Letters
?

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

Boots / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Edgar Everett Martin
Pencils
Edgar Everett Martin
Inks
Edgar Everett Martin
Colors
?
Letters
?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 26)

Mutt and Jeff / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Bud Fisher
Pencils
Bud Fisher
Inks
Bud Fisher
Colors
?
Letters
?

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

Alley Oop / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
V. T. Hamlin
Pencils
V. T. Hamlin
Inks
V. T. Hamlin
Colors
?
Letters
?

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

Boots / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Edgar Everett Martin
Pencils
Edgar Everett Martin
Inks
Edgar Everett Martin
Colors
?
Letters
?

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

Stranger Than Fiction / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Richard W. Thomas
Pencils
Walter Galli
Inks
Walter Galli
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction

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

The Tinymites / text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Hal Cochran
Pencils
George Scarbo
Inks
George Scarbo
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

text & coloring page

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

Annibelle / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Dorothy Urfer
Pencils
Dorothy Urfer
Inks
Dorothy Urfer
Colors
?
Letters
?

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

Salesman Sam / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
C. D. Small
Pencils
C. D. Small
Inks
C. D. Small
Colors
?
Letters
?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 33)

From the Notes of Maj. Cosmo Strange, D.S.O. / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
George Baker
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

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

Og, Son of Fire / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Irving Crump (credited)
Pencils
Kevin Royt
Inks
Kevin Royt
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
If we turned time back 100,000 years
Genre
historical
Characters
Og; Nada; Ru
Reprints
  • from The Big Little Book - Og, Son of Fire (Whitman Publishing Co.) #1115
Keywords
caveman

Indexer Notes

"Copyright 1936, by Stephen Slesinger, Inc."
Crump looks like Grump in the credits.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 35)

Tad of the Tanbark / comic story / 1.2 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Moore
Pencils
Carl Pfeufer
Inks
Carl Pfeufer
Colors
?
Letters
?

Indexer Notes

4. x 3 pages

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

Don Dixon and the Hidden Empire / comic story / 1.8 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Moore
Pencils
Carl Pfeufer
Inks
Carl Pfeufer
Colors
?
Letters
?

Indexer Notes

.6 x 3 pages

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 37)

Herky / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Clyde Lewis
Pencils
Clyde Lewis
Inks
Clyde Lewis
Colors
?
Letters
?

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

Otto Honk / comic story / 0.2 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bela Zaboly
Inks
Bela Zaboly
Colors
?
Letters
?

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

Out Our Way / comic story / 0.8 page (report information)

Script
J. R. Williams
Pencils
J. R. Williams
Inks
J. R. Williams
Colors
?
Letters
?

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

Bronc Peeler and Coyote Pete / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Fred Harman
Pencils
Fred Harman
Inks
Fred Harman
Colors
?
Letters
?

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

G-Men On The Job / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Dick Blair
Pencils
Milt Youngren
Inks
Milt Youngren
Colors
?
Letters
?

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

Mutt and Jeff / comic story / 0.7 page (report information)

Script
Bud Fisher
Pencils
Bud Fisher
Inks
Bud Fisher
Colors
?
Letters
?

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

Cicero's Cat / comic story / 0.3 page (report information)

Script
Bud Fisher
Pencils
Bud Fisher
Inks
Bud Fisher
Colors
?
Letters
?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 44)

Annibelle / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Dorothy Urfer
Pencils
Dorothy Urfer
Inks
Dorothy Urfer
Colors
?
Letters
?

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

Salesman Sam / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
C. D. Small
Pencils
C. D. Small
Inks
C. D. Small
Colors
?
Letters
?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 46)

The Nut Bros. / comic story / 0.2 page (report information)

Script
Gene Aherne
Pencils
Gene Aherne
Inks
Gene Aherne
Colors
?
Letters
?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 47)

Our Boarding House / comic story / 0.8 page (report information)

Script
Gene Aherne
Pencils
Gene Aherne
Inks
Gene Aherne
Colors
?
Letters
?

Everybody's Playmate (Table of Contents: 48)

activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
A. W. Nugent
Pencils
A. W. Nugent
Inks
A. W. Nugent
Colors
?
Letters
?

Indexer Notes

Puzzles

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 49)

This Curious World / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
William Ferguson
Pencils
William Ferguson
Inks
William Ferguson
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 50)

Bronc Peeler and Coyote Pete / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Fred Harman
Pencils
Fred Harman
Inks
Fred Harman
Colors
?
Letters
?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 51)

Reg'lar Fellers / comic story / 0.6 page (report information)

Script
Gene Byrnes
Pencils
Gene Byrnes
Inks
Gene Byrnes
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; children

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 52)

Daisybelle / comic story / 0.4 page (report information)

Script
Gene Byrnes
Pencils
Gene Byrnes
Inks
Gene Byrnes
Colors
?
Letters
?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 53)

Boots / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Edgar Everett Martin
Pencils
Edgar Everett Martin
Inks
Edgar Everett Martin
Colors
?
Letters
?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 54)

Stories In Stamps / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
I. S. Klein
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction
Keywords
hobby; stamps

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 55)

Flapper Fanny / comic story / 0.6 page (report information)

Script
Gladys Parker
Pencils
Gladys Parker
Inks
Gladys Parker
Colors
?
Letters
?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 56)

Herky / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Clyde Lewis
Pencils
Clyde Lewis
Inks
Clyde Lewis
Colors
?
Letters
?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 57)

The Nut Bros. / comic story / 0.2 page (report information)

Script
Gene Aherne
Pencils
Gene Aherne
Inks
Gene Aherne
Colors
?
Letters
?

Indexer Notes

inside back cover

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 58)

Our Boarding House / comic story / 0.8 page (report information)

Script
Gene Aherne
Pencils
Gene Aherne
Inks
Gene Aherne
Colors
?
Letters
?

Indexer Notes

inside back cover

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Do I get that bicycle?"]
    Our Boarding House
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    The Worry Wart
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Captain Easy
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Mutt and Jeff
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Cicero's Cat
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    This Curious World
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Home Magic
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    The Nut Bros.
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Our Boarding House
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Dan Dunn
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Reg'lar Fellers
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Daisybelle
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Tailspin Tommy
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Otto Honk
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Out Our Way
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Myra North
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Ben Webster's Page
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    The Tinymites
  19. 18. [no title indexed]
    Stranger Than Fiction
  20. 19. [no title indexed]
    Reg'lar Fellers
  21. 20. [no title indexed]
    Daisybelle
  22. 21. Merry Christmas Every Body! From Scribbly
    Scribbly
  23. 22. The Foiled Pursuit
    Scribbly
  24. 23. "Why Big Brothers Leave Home" by Scribbly
    Scribbly
  25. 24. [no title indexed]
    Freckles and His Friends
  26. 25. [no title indexed]
    Boots
  27. 26. [no title indexed]
    Mutt and Jeff
  28. 27. [no title indexed]
    Alley Oop
  29. 28. [no title indexed]
    Boots
  30. 29. [no title indexed]
    Stranger Than Fiction
  31. 30. [no title indexed]
    The Tinymites
  32. 31. [no title indexed]
    Annibelle
  33. 32. [no title indexed]
    Salesman Sam
  34. 33. [no title indexed]
    From the Notes of Maj. Cosmo Strange, D.S.O.
  35. 34. ["If we turned time back 100,000 years"]
    Og, Son of Fire
  36. 35. [no title indexed]
    Tad of the Tanbark
  37. 36. [no title indexed]
    Don Dixon and the Hidden Empire
  38. 37. [no title indexed]
    Herky
  39. 38. [no title indexed]
    Otto Honk
  40. 39. [no title indexed]
    Out Our Way
  41. 40. [no title indexed]
    Bronc Peeler and Coyote Pete
  42. 41. [no title indexed]
    G-Men On The Job
  43. 42. [no title indexed]
    Mutt and Jeff
  44. 43. [no title indexed]
    Cicero's Cat
  45. 44. [no title indexed]
    Annibelle
  46. 45. [no title indexed]
    Salesman Sam
  47. 46. [no title indexed]
    The Nut Bros.
  48. 47. [no title indexed]
    Our Boarding House
  49. 48. Everybody's Playmate
  50. 49. [no title indexed]
    This Curious World
  51. 50. [no title indexed]
    Bronc Peeler and Coyote Pete
  52. 51. [no title indexed]
    Reg'lar Fellers
  53. 52. [no title indexed]
    Daisybelle
  54. 53. [no title indexed]
    Boots
  55. 54. [no title indexed]
    Stories In Stamps
  56. 55. [no title indexed]
    Flapper Fanny
  57. 56. [no title indexed]
    Herky
  58. 57. [no title indexed]
    The Nut Bros.
  59. 58. [no title indexed]
    Our Boarding House
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