(May 9, 1982)

Toronto Sun, 1977 Series
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Volume:
5
Price:
0.00 FREE
Pages:
16
On-sale date:
1982-05-09
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:
Petteri Eerola
Inks:
Petteri Eerola
Colors:
Petteri Eerola
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

Cover drawn by contest winner Petteri Eerola (age 14, Pickering, Ontario).

["Th' stage is comin'!"] (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:
Catfish; Lieutenant; two unnamed bandits

Indexer Notes

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

Isn't That Amazing! (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

["Hey Ernie, do me a favor."] (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.

["Good golly! I'm doomed!"] (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:
Unnamed mouse

Indexer Notes

Copyright 1982 Tribune Company Syndicate, Inc.

Money in the Bank (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 MacDonald; Mrs. MacDonald

Indexer Notes

Copyright 1982 Field Enterprises Inc.

["All Marmaduke wants to watch are dog food commercials!"] (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; Dottie Winslow; Billy Winslow; Phil Winslow; Barbara Winslow; unnamed English springer spaniel

Indexer Notes

Copyright 1982 United Feature Syndicate, Inc.
Last panel is the humor vignette called "Dog Gone Funny", this one telling the story of Mara DiDonato and David DiDonato's (of Simsbury, Connecticut) unnamed English springer spaniel, with a drawing of the dog.

["Maude! You look beautiful!"] (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:
Maude (an ant); Maude's husband (an ant)

Indexer Notes

Copyright Field Enterprises, Inc 1982.

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

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

Script:
Kurt Sylran; John Reonegro; Nancy Leung; Joanne Pavlov; Karen Holley; Gregory Barber; Sharon Saunders-Hankin; Barbara Buckingham; Carl Stephenson; Shawn Flynn; Ho Hwang
Pencils:
Ho Hwang [as W Ho H. 82] (signed)
Inks:
Ho Hwang [as W Ho H. 82] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset; Ho Hwang

Genre:
humour; non-fiction

Indexer Notes

Submission page from young readers of short stories, poems, and cartoons to win prizes.
Stories from Kurt Sylran (Agincourt, Ontario), John Reonegro (Downsview, Ontario), Nancy Leung (Hamilton, Ontario), Joanne Pavlov (Hamilton, Ontario), Karen Holley (Mississauga, Ontario), Gregory Barber (Brampton, Ontario), and Sharon Saunders-Hankin (Whitby, Ontario).
Poems from Barbara Buckingham (Mississauga, Ontario), Carl Stephenson (Toronto, Ontario), and Shawn Flynn (Cambridge, Ontario).
Cartoon by Ho Hwang (Weston, Ontario).

["I wonder what the most beautiful sound in the world is?"] (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; Spotless McPartland

Indexer Notes

Copyright by 1982 by NEA, Inc.

["Hi, I'm from the phone company"] (Table of Contents: 10)

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

Script:
Howie Schneider
Pencils:
Howie Schneider
Inks:
Howie Schneider
Colors:
?
Letters:
Howie Schneider

Genre:
humour
Characters:
Luvable ?; unnamed phone company salesman

Indexer Notes

Copyright by 1982 by NEA, Inc.

["Something's wrong with that stereo..."] (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; unnamed stereo repairman; Ziggy's dog

Indexer Notes

Copyright 1982 Universal Press Syndicate.

["Arrghhhhhhhhh"] (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]; Gladys "Hornet" Thornapple

Indexer Notes

Copyright 1982 by NEA, Inc.

["Traveling swiftly through the treetops, Tarzan arrives on the scene of destruction..."] [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:
2647

Genre:
adventure; jungle
Characters:
Tarzan [John Clayton, Lord Greystoke]

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.

["Screeee. Crunch!"] (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; Odie

Indexer Notes

Copyright 1982 United Feature Syndicate, Inc.

["What's the matter? My TV set isn't working right."] (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

Indexer Notes

Copyright 1982 by United Feature Syndicate, Inc.

["Hagar! I found the enemy! Great! Where?"] (Table of Contents: 16)

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; Lucky Eddie

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover.
Copyright 1982 King Features Syndicate, Inc.

["Tallest Totem Pole"] (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

Indexer Notes

Back cover.
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.).