(November 25, 1979)

Toronto Sun, 1977 Series
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Volume
3
Price
0.00 FREE
Pages
16
On-sale date
1979-11-25
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
Brett Kelba
Inks
Brett Kelba
Colors
Brett Kelba
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Cover drawn by contest winner Brett Kelba (age 15, Port Colborne 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
?
Letters
Rog Bollen ?; Gary Peterman ?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I have a question
Genre
humour; western-frontier
Characters
unnamed Native American Chief's grandson; unnamed Native American Chief

Indexer Notes

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

["Two workersƒplotting to escape from Phelarion-!"] [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
38
Genre
science fiction
Characters
Princess Leia Organa [as Lerna]; Sparv; Calus

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
If that isn't a runaway from Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade, we're in big trouble!
Genre
humour
Characters
Frank; Ernest
Keywords
balloon; Thanksgiving

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 (signed)
Inks
Pete Hansen (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Pete Hansen

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I have to come up with some new Dracula gag for my show...
Genre
humour
Characters
Lolly; unnamed gag writer

Indexer Notes

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

Windy Day (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
Dennis Mitchell; Joey McDonald; George Wilson [Mr. Wilson]

Indexer Notes

Copyright 1979 by Field Enterprises Inc.

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

Eek & Meek / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Howie Schneider
Pencils
Howie Schneider [as Schneider]
Inks
Howie Schneider [as Schneider]
Colors
?
Letters
Howie Schneider

First Line of Dialogue or Text
That's $104.92, ma'am
Genre
humour
Characters
Monique; unnamed cashier

Indexer Notes

Copyright by 1979 by NEA, Inc.

[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
Another dawn
Genre
humour; historical
Characters
unnamed snake

Indexer Notes

Copyright Field Enterprises, Inc., 1979.

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

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

Script
Sagi Yehuday; Nancy Flint; Tina Podplatnik; Peony Mar; Jennifer Holley; Clauda LaValle; David Nieukirk; Melanie Lawrence; Goretti Medeiros
Pencils
Dana Carter
Inks
Dana Carter
Colors
?
Letters
typeset; Dana Carter

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

Indexer Notes

Submission page from young readers of short stories, poems, and cartoons to win prizes.
Stories from Sagi Yehuday (Toronto, Ontario), Nancy Flint (Toronto, Ontario), Tina Podplatnik (Toronto, Ontario), Peony Mar (Rexdale, Ontario), Jennifer Holley (Scarborough, Ontario), and Clauda LaValle (Woodbridge, Ontario).
Poems from David Nieukirk (Lindsay, Ontario), Melanie Lawrence (Oshawa, Ontario), and Goretti Medeiros (Toronto, Ontario).
Cartoon by Dana Carter (Toronto, 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
I might have known when your ship came in it would be like this!
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
What's for Sunday dinner?
Genre
humour; animal
Characters
Marmaduke; Phil Winslow; Dottie Winslow; Muffin

Indexer Notes

Copyright 1979 United Feature Syndicate, Inc.
Last panel is the humor vignette called "Dog Gone Funny", this one telling the story of Jean Lacina (of Edmond, Oklahoma) and her yorkie-poo named Muffin, 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
?, ?, Hold it! I'll be right back!
Genre
humour; historical
Characters
Hägar; unnamed scribe; unnamed English soldier; unnamed kid with a fish

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
Well, well, and who is this?
Genre
humour
Characters
Brutus P. "Thorny" Thornapple; Lester Gooch; unnamed female co-worker

Indexer Notes

Copyright 1979 by NEA, Inc.

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

Winthrop / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Dick Cavalli
Pencils
Dick Cavalli (signed)
Inks
Dick Cavalli (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Dick Cavalli ?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hey, Winthrop...look what I got!
Genre
humour; children
Characters
Winthrop Wortle; Kenny

Indexer Notes

Copyright by 1979 by NEA, Inc.

["Listen my brother...!"] [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
2541
Genre
adventure; jungle
Characters
Tarzan [John Clayton, Lord Greystoke]; Odalu's unnamed sons

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
Hey, Nancy wait up
Genre
humour; children
Characters
Nancy Ritz; Sluggo Smith; Tony; Tony's father
Keywords
pizza

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover.
Copyright 1979 by United Features Syndicate, Inc.

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

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
Longest desert walk
Genre
non-fiction; history
Characters
Bill Collins; Sheila Turner; Faye Dunaway; William Cole; Jonathan Heller; T.J. Albert; Don Cooke

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.).