(August 1941)

David McKay, 1937 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
Monthly
On-sale Date
1941-06-27
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
David McKay Company
Editing
?

Issue Notes

Comic consists of newspaper reprints from King Features Syndicate.

The on-sale date is from the publication date recorded in the Catalog of Copyright Entries, Part 2, Periodicals, 1941, New Series, Vol. 36, No. 3.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Katzenjammer Kids / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Joe Musial (signed as Musial)
Inks
Joe Musial (signed as Musial)
Colors
?

Genre
humor; children
Characters
Fritz
Keywords
beach; ice cream; weight lifting

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

The Phantom / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Lee Falk (credited)
Pencils
Ray Moore (credited)
Inks
Ray Moore (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
You have the choice of signing these abdication papers and going into permanent exile...
Genre
adventure; jungle; superhero
Reprints
  • From Phantom daily strips (King Features Syndicate) 1938-05-18 - 1938-05-21, 1938-05-23 - 1938-05-28 & 1938-05-30 - 1938-06-04.
    [One panel is omitted from one of the dailies on each page, in order to fit two 4-panel strips onto each 7-panel page.]

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

Daffydoodles / cartoon / 0.67 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Doc Winner (credited) (signed as Winner)
Inks
Doc Winner (credited) (signed as Winner)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Phooey! Nothing but sand...
Genre
humor

Indexer Notes

Jokes sent in by readers.

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

Just Kids / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
A. D. Carter
Pencils
A. D. Carter
Inks
A. D. Carter
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
You don't appreciate a thing...
Genre
children
Reprints
  • Newspaper reprint from 1940.

Indexer Notes

Story pages are mixed through out the issue.

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

Jungle Jim / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Alex Raymond
Inks
Alex Raymond
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Jungle Jim swings from his lofty perch and hits the unsuspecting Indian...
Genre
adventure; jungle
Reprints
  • Newspaper strip reprints from 1940 modified to fit comic book format.

Lefty (Table of Contents: 5)

Sports in Pictures / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jack Sords (signed as Sords)
Pencils
Jack Sords (signed as Sords)
Inks
Jack Sords (signed as Sords)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; sports
Characters
Al Milnar
Reprints
  • Newspaper reprint from 1941.
Keywords
baseball

Indexer Notes

Part of the Sports in Pictures series, but with no feature named.

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

Collectin' Stamps / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Eugene Pollock (credited as Eugene L Pollock)
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

Includes stamp ads.

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

The Katzenjammer Kids / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Harold Knerr (credited as Knerr) (signed as Knerr)
Pencils
Harold Knerr (credited as Knerr) (signed as Knerr)
Inks
Harold Knerr (credited as Knerr) (signed as Knerr)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Shame on you, Captain!
Genre
humor; children
Reprints
  • Newspaper reprints from 1940 modified to fit comic book format.

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

Tim Tyler's Luck / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Lyman Young
Inks
Lyman Young
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
This downpour will slow down our trip...
Genre
adventure; children
Reprints
  • Newspaper strip reprints from 1940 modified to fit comic book format.

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

Pete the Tramp / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Wot's th' matter of ya Pete?
Genre
humor

Arctic Hunter Part Four (Table of Contents: 10)

text story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Rutherford Montgomery (credited)
Pencils
Jimmy Thompson (illustrations)
Inks
Jimmy Thompson (illustrations)
Letters
typeset

Genre
adventure

[Laird Cregar] (Table of Contents: 11)

Seein' Stars / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Feg Murray (credited) (signed as Feg Murray)
Pencils
Feg Murray (credited) (signed as Feg Murray)
Inks
Feg Murray (credited) (signed as Feg Murray)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction
Reprints
  • Newspaper strip reprint from 1940
Keywords
Celebrity

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

Pete the Tramp / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor
Reprints
  • Newspaper strip reprints from 1940.

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

Blondie / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Chic Young
Inks
Chic Young
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
You haven't time for a four minute egg!
Genre
humor; domestic
Reprints
  • Newspaper strip reprints from 1940 modified to fit comic book format.

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

Prince Valiant / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Hal Foster
Inks
Hal Foster
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Since Ilene is gone and I can never love again...
Genre
adventure; historical
Reprints
  • Newspaper strip reprint modified to fit comic book format. Dates have been removed.

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

Tillie the Toiler / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Russ Westover
Inks
Russ Westover
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
A puppy for Miss Tille Jones.
Genre
drama; humor
Reprints
  • Newspaper strip reprints modified to fit comic book format from 1940.
Keywords
soap opera

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

They'll Do It Every Time / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jimmy Hatlo
Inks
Jimmy Hatlo
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Yes dear, what is it? What's that? You say your Mother slipped...
Genre
humor
Reprints
  • Newspaper strip reprint from 1938.

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

Curley Harper at Lakespur / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Lyman Young
Inks
Lyman Young
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
As I just informed you, Miss Brighton, Mr. Kurt Kneff has a $100,000 policy...
Genre
adventure
Reprints
  • Newspaper reprints from 1940 modified to fit comic book format.

Belting Bobby (Table of Contents: 18)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; sports
Characters
Bobby Doerr

Indexer Notes

Part of the Sports in Pictures series, but with no feature named.

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

Teddy and Sitting Bull / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Joe Musial
Inks
Joe Musial
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hello, what's your name? My name's Teddy.
Genre
children; humor; domestic

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

Elmer / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Doc Winner
Inks
Doc Winner
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hi, Elmer's startin' a club...
Genre
children
Reprints
  • Newspaper strip reprints from 1939 modified to fit comic book format.

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

Barney Google and Snuffy Smith / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Billy DeBeck
Inks
Billy DeBeck
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Land o' goshen Snuffy!
Feature Logo
Barney Google
Genre
humor
Reprints
  • Newspaper strip reprints from 1938 modified to fit comic book format.
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    The Katzenjammer Kids
  2. 1. ["You have the choice of signing these abdication papers and going into permanent exile..."]
    The Phantom
  3. 2. ["Phooey! Nothing but sand..."]
    Daffydoodles
  4. 3. ["You don't appreciate a thing..."]
    Just Kids
  5. 4. ["Jungle Jim swings from his lofty perch and hits the unsuspecting Indian..."]
    Jungle Jim
  6. 5. Lefty
    Sports in Pictures
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Collectin' Stamps
  8. 7. ["Shame on you, Captain!"]
    The Katzenjammer Kids
  9. 8. ["This downpour will slow down our trip..."]
    Tim Tyler's Luck
  10. 9. ["Wot's th' matter of ya Pete?"]
    Pete the Tramp
  11. 10. Arctic Hunter Part Four
  12. 11. [Laird Cregar]
    Seein' Stars
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Pete the Tramp
  14. 13. ["You haven't time for a four minute egg!"]
    Blondie
  15. 14. ["Since Ilene is gone and I can never love again..."]
    Prince Valiant
  16. 15. ["A puppy for Miss Tille Jones."]
    Tillie the Toiler
  17. 16. ["Yes dear, what is it? What's that? You say your Mother slipped..."]
    They'll Do It Every Time
  18. 17. ["As I just informed you, Miss Brighton, Mr. Kurt Kneff has a $100,000 policy..."]
    Curley Harper at Lakespur
  19. 18. Belting Bobby
  20. 19. ["Hello, what's your name? My name's Teddy."]
    Teddy and Sitting Bull
  21. 20. ["Hi, Elmer's startin' a club..."]
    Elmer
  22. 21. ["Land o' goshen Snuffy!"]
    Barney Google and Snuffy Smith
This issue was modified by, among others
  • Katie
  • Peter Croome
  • Del Gruber
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Gary L. Watson (R.I.P.)
  • Len Wolinsky