(May 2, 1982)

Toronto Sun, 1977 Series
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Volume:
5
Price:
0.00 FREE
Pages:
16
On-sale date:
1982-05-02
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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Wilson Cherian
Inks:
Wilson Cherian
Colors:
Wilson Cherian
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Cover drawn by contest winner Wilson Cherian (age 16, Mississauga, Ontario).

["You're making a terrible mistake!"] (Table of Contents: 1)

Catfish / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Rog Bollen; Gary Peterman
Pencils:
Rog Bollen [as Bollen] (signed)
Inks:
Rog Bollen [as Bollen] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Rog Bollen ?; Gary Peterman ?

Genre:
humour; western-frontier
Characters:
Lieutenant; unnamed Native American

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.
Copyright 1982 Tribune Company Syndicate, Inc.

["Now don't just order meat - this is a classy restaurant"] (Table of Contents: 2)

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

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

Genre:
humour; historical
Characters:
Hägar; Helga; unnamed waiter

Indexer Notes

Copyright 1982 King Features Syndicate, Inc.

["Good heavens!"] (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

Genre:
humour
Characters:
Frank; Ernest

Indexer Notes

Copyright 1982 by NEA, Inc.

["Hurry up and punch in, Liz!"] (Table of Contents: 4)

Lolly / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Pete Hansen
Pencils:
Pete Hansen [as Hansen] (signed)
Inks:
Pete Hansen [as Hansen] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Pete Hansen

Genre:
humour
Characters:
Liz; Mr. Quimby; Quimby Junior

Indexer Notes

Copyright 1982 Tribune Company Syndicate, Inc.

A Dog's Best Friend (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; Alice Mitchell; Ruff Mitchell; Mr. Schultz (a butcher); Mr. Schultz's son

Indexer Notes

Copyright 1982 Field Enterprises Inc.

["See how beautiful you look, Marmaduke!"] (Table of Contents: 6)

Marmaduke / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humour; animal
Characters:
Marmaduke; Barbara Winslow; Phil Winslow; unnamed toy collie

Indexer Notes

Copyright 1982 United Feature Syndicate, Inc.
Last panel is the humor vignette called "Dog Gone Funny", this one telling the story of Wayne C.M. Sponic (of Millersburg, Pennsylvania) unnamed toy collie, with a drawing of the dog.

["...Tip O'Neill, right?"] (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

Genre:
humour; historical
Characters:
unnamed snake; unnamed talking daisy

Indexer Notes

Copyright Field Enterprises, Inc 1982.

["My show"] (Table of Contents: 8)

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

Script:
Robbie Brittendon; Dawn Mugford; Julie Verral; Francesca Raev; Nadine Balkind
Pencils:
Kris Westerlaken [as Kris '82] (signed)
Inks:
Kris Westerlaken [as Kris '82] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset; Kris Westerlaken

Genre:
humour; non-fiction

Indexer Notes

Submission page from young readers of short stories, poems, and cartoons to win prizes.
Stories from Robbie Brittendon (Cambridge, Ontario), Dawn Mugford (Toronto, Ontario), and Julie Verral (Bolton, Ontario).
Poems from Francesca Raev (Guelph, Ontario), Nadine Balkind (Acton, Ontario).
Cartoon by Kris Westerlaken (Midland, Ontario).

["You know, childhood friends sometimes become childhood sweethearts..."] (Table of Contents: 9)

Winthrop / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humour; children
Characters:
Winthrop Wortle; unnamed girl

Indexer Notes

Copyright by 1982 by NEA, Inc.

["Good morning! Welcome to our eye-opener stretch program"] (Table of Contents: 10)

Eek & Meek / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Howie Schneider
Pencils:
Howie Schneider [as Schneider] (signed)
Inks:
Howie Schneider [as Schneider] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Howie Schneider

Genre:
humour
Characters:
Luvable ?

Indexer Notes

Copyright by 1982 by NEA, Inc.

["Zap"] (Table of Contents: 11)

Ziggy / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Tom Wilson
Pencils:
Tom Wilson (signed)
Inks:
Tom Wilson (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Tom Wilson

Genre:
humour
Characters:
Ziggy
Keywords:
vending machine; wordless comic

Indexer Notes

Copyright 1982 Universal Press Syndicate.
Wordless comic strip, only lettering is "Zap" on the vending machine.

["z z Z"] (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 ?

Genre:
humour
Characters:
Brutus P. "Thorny" Thornapple [Sonny]; Thornapple's mother

Indexer Notes

Copyright 1982 by NEA, Inc.

["This visit to Africa has really inspired Gus, Tarzan"] [The Wildlife Artist] (Table of Contents: 13)

Tarzan / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Mike Grell (signed) [as Edgar Rice Burroughs]
Pencils:
Mike Grell (signed) [as Edgar Rice Burroughs]
Inks:
Mike Grell (signed) [as Edgar Rice Burroughs]
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
2646

Genre:
adventure; jungle
Characters:
Tarzan [John Clayton, Lord Greystoke]; Jane; Gus; N'Gomo

Indexer Notes

Trademark owned by Edgar Rice Burroughs, Inc. and used by permission. Copyright 1982 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.

["I just got comfortable Garfield, do you absolutely have to be let out?"] (Table of Contents: 14)

Garfield / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Jim Davis
Pencils:
Jim Davis (signed)
Inks:
Jim Davis (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Jim Davis ?

Genre:
humour; animal
Characters:
Garfield; Jon Arbuckle

Indexer Notes

Copyright 1982 United Feature Syndicate, Inc.

["Hey,---What's going on here?"] (Table of Contents: 15)

Nancy / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
humour; children
Characters:
Nancy Ritz; Sluggo Smith; unnamed kids; unnamed police officer

Indexer Notes

Copyright 1982 by United Feature Syndicate, Inc.

Darlene Smith Is a 4 Year Veteran (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

["Most spreading plant"] (Table of Contents: 17)

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

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

Genre:
non-fiction; history
Characters:
Cliff W. Evans; Nikita Khrushchev; Earle Littlewood Dilks; Silver Wood (a horse)

Indexer Notes

From the Guinness Book of World Records.
Copyright 1981 by Sterling Publishing Company, Inc. (Sterling Pub. Co., Inc.). Copyright Guinness Sup. Ltd.
Distributed by Universal Press Syndicate (Universal Press Synd.).