(November 18, 1979)

Toronto Sun, 1977 Series
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Volume
3
Price
0.00 FREE
Pages
16
On-sale date
1979-11-18
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
[none printed]
Brand
Sunday Sun
Editing
?
Color
colour cover; colour interior
Dimensions
18cm x 25cm
Paper Stock
newsprint cover; newsprint interior
Binding
glued
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

Printed in the U.S.A. listed on back cover.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Richard Bowes
Inks
Richard Bowes
Colors
Richard Bowes
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Cover drawn by contest winner Richard Bowes (age 10, Bramalea, Ontario).

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

Catfish / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Rog Bollen; Gary Peterman
Pencils
Rog Bollen (signed)
Inks
Rog Bollen (signed)
Colors
Rog Bollen ?
Letters
Rog Bollen ?; Gary Peterman ?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Here ya go Kenneth.
Genre
humour; western-frontier
Characters
Catfish; Lieutenant; Kenneth (a turkey)

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

Copyright 1979 by Chicago Tribune-N.Y. News Syndicate, Inc. (Chicago Tribune-N.Y. News Synd., Inc.).

["As Phelario's sun sets and the moon-studded twilight falls..."] [Princess Leia, Imperial Servant] (Table of Contents: 2)

Star Wars / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Russ Helm
Pencils
Russ Manning
Inks
Russ Manning
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
37
Genre
science fiction
Characters
Princess Leia Organa [as Lerna]; Thalassa Tarkin; unnamed workers; unnamed guards

Indexer Notes

Quoted text for title is the first line a dialogue. When later reprinted, the story line was given a title and is used here as the second title, Princess Leia, Imperial Servant.

Copyright 1979 by 20th Century-Fox and Black Falcon.

Distributed by the Los Angeles Times Syndicate (L.A. Times Synd.).

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

Frank and Ernest / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Bob Thaves
Pencils
Bob Thaves [as Thaves] (signed)
Inks
Bob Thaves [as Thaves] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Bob Thaves

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Did you know that I used to be a champion weight lifter?
Genre
humour
Characters
Frank; Ernest; unnamed dog

Indexer Notes

Copyright 1979 by NEA, Inc.

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

Lolly / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Pete Hansen
Pencils
Pete Hansen
Inks
Pete Hansen
Colors
?
Letters
Pete Hansen

First Line of Dialogue or Text
This is match point. Are you ready?
Genre
humour
Characters
Junior; T-Bone
Keywords
tennis

Indexer Notes

Copyright 1979 by Chicago Tribune-N.Y. News Syndicate, Inc. (Chicago Tribune-N.Y. News Synd., Inc.).

Mr. Full and Mr. Empty (Table of Contents: 5)

Dennis the Menace / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Hank Ketcham
Pencils
Hank Ketcham
Inks
Hank Ketcham
Colors
?
Letters
Hank Ketcham

Genre
humour; children; domestic
Characters
Alice Mitchell; Henry Mitchell; Dennis Mitchell; Joey McDonald
Keywords
Thanksgiving

Indexer Notes

Copyright 1979 by Field Enterprises Inc.

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

According to Guinness / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Bill Hinds
Pencils
Bill Hinds
Inks
Bill Hinds
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Hinds ?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Largest playing field
Genre
non-fiction; history
Characters
Joseph Nicephore Niepce; Giuseppe Cantarella; Coby Orr

Indexer Notes

From the Guinness Book of World Records. Copyright 1978 by Sterling Publishing Company, Inc. (Sterling Pub. Co., Inc.). Copyright Guinness Sup. Ltd. Distributed by Universal Press Syndicate (Universal Press Synd.).

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

B.C. / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Johnny Hart
Pencils
Johnny Hart [as Hart] (signed)
Inks
Johnny Hart [as Hart] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Johnny Hart

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hi, Sonny, whatcha doin'?
Genre
humour; historical
Characters
Sonny (a snake); Gramps (a snake); The Fat Broad

Indexer Notes

Copyright Field Enterprises, Inc., 1979.

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

The Young Sun / text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Susana Tandoc; Tarra Cochran; Sammy Fiorella; Liz Monteleone; Teresa Del Mastro; Joan Shum; Blake McCraw
Pencils
Glenn Freer
Inks
Glenn Freer
Colors
?
Letters
typeset; Glenn Freer

First Line of Dialogue or Text
My Movie
Genre
humour; non-fiction

Indexer Notes

Submission page from young readers of short stories, poems, and cartoons to win prizes.

Stories from Susana Tandoc (Mississauga, Ontario), Tarra Cochran (Oshawa, Ontario), Sammy Fiorella (Mississauga, Ontario), Liz Monteleone (Niagara Falls, Ontario), Teresa Del Mastro (Toronto, Ontario), Joan Shum (Toronto, Ontario), and Blake McCraw (Oshawa, Ontario).
Poems from Lynne Mitchell (Toronto, Ontario), and H. Sim (Weston, Ontario).
Cartoon by Glenn Freer (Etobicoke, Ontario).

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

Shambles / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Fred Wagner
Pencils
Fred Wagner [as Wagner] (signed)
Inks
Fred Wagner [as Wagner] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Fred Wagner ?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
When the light show starts, duck!
Genre
humour

Indexer Notes

Copyright Field Enterprises, Inc., 1979.

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

Marmaduke / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Brad Anderson
Pencils
Brad Anderson (signed)
Inks
Brad Anderson (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Brad Anderson ?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Fetch!
Genre
humour; animal
Characters
Marmaduke; Phil Winslow; Dottie Winslow; Schatze

Indexer Notes

Copyright 1979 United Feature Syndicate, Inc.

Last panel is the humor vignette called "Dog Gone Funny", this one telling the story of eight year old Pam Gaz and her miniature schnauzer named Schatze, who is drawn in the panel.

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

Hägar the Horrible / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Dik Browne
Pencils
Dik Browne (signed)
Inks
Dik Browne (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Dik Browne

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hi, Morris!
Genre
humour; historical
Characters
Hägar; Lucky Eddie; Morris Dancers; unnamed waiter

Indexer Notes

Copyright 1979 King Features Syndicate, Inc.

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

The Born Loser / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Art Sansom
Pencils
Art Sansom (signed)
Inks
Art Sansom (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Art Sansom ?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Yo, Brutus.
Genre
humour
Characters
Hurricane Hattie O'Hara; Brutus P. "Thorny" Thornapple

Indexer Notes

Copyright 1979 by NEA, Inc.

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

Winthrop / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Dick Cavalli; William Shakespeare (quote); Anna Laetitia Barbauld (quote); Benjamin Franklin (quote)
Pencils
Dick Cavalli (signed)
Inks
Dick Cavalli (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Dick Cavalli ?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
What time is it, Spotless?
Genre
humour; children
Characters
Winthrop Wortle; Spotless McPartland

Indexer Notes

Copyright by 1979 by NEA, Inc.

["Approaching the rogue lion's lair..."] [The Maneater] (Table of Contents: 14)

Tarzan / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Archie Goodwin [as Goodwin] (signed) [as Edgar Rice Burroughs]
Pencils
Gil Kane [as Kane] (signed) [as Edgar Rice Burroughs]
Inks
Gil Kane [as Kane] (signed) [as Edgar Rice Burroughs]
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
2540
Genre
adventure; jungle
Characters
Tarzan [John Clayton, Lord Greystoke]; Odalu

Indexer Notes

Trademark owned by Edgar Rice Burroughs, Inc. and used by permission. Copyright 1979 by Edgar Rice Burroughs, Inc.

First title is the first line of dialogue in the comic strip, the second title is the title given by Burroughs fandom to the Sunday comics story arc that this story is a part of.

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

Nancy / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Ernie Bushmiller
Pencils
Ernie Bushmiller
Inks
Ernie Bushmiller
Colors
?
Letters
Ernie Bushmiller ?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
What should we do today?
Genre
humour; children
Characters
Nancy Ritz; Sluggo Smith; unnamed zoo keeper

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover.

Copyright 1979 by United Feature Syndicate, Inc.

Color Comic Advertising (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. ["Here ya go Kenneth."]
    Catfish
  3. 2. ["As Phelario's sun sets and the moon-studded twilight falls..."] [Princess Leia, Imperial Servant]
    Star Wars
  4. 3. ["Did you know that I used to be a champion weight lifter?"]
    Frank and Ernest
  5. 4. ["This is match point. Are you ready?"]
    Lolly
  6. 5. Mr. Full and Mr. Empty
    Dennis the Menace
  7. 6. ["Largest playing field"]
    According to Guinness
  8. 7. ["Hi, Sonny, whatcha doin'?"]
    B.C.
  9. 8. ["My Movie"]
    The Young Sun
  10. 9. ["When the light show starts, duck!"]
    Shambles
  11. 10. ["Fetch!"]
    Marmaduke
  12. 11. ["Hi, Morris!"]
    Hägar the Horrible
  13. 12. ["Yo, Brutus."]
    The Born Loser
  14. 13. ["What time is it, Spotless?"]
    Winthrop
  15. 14. ["Approaching the rogue lion's lair..."] [The Maneater]
    Tarzan
  16. 15. ["What should we do today?"]
    Nancy
  17. 16. Color Comic Advertising
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