(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).

[no title indexed] (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 ?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Th' stage is comin'!
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)

[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
Hey Ernie, do me a favor.
Genre
humour
Characters
Frank; Ernest

Indexer Notes

Copyright 1982 by NEA, Inc.

[no title indexed] (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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Good golly! I'm doomed!
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.

[no title indexed] (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 ?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
All Marmaduke wants to watch are dog food commercials!
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.

[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
Maude! You look beautiful!
Genre
humour; historical
Characters
Maude (an ant); Maude's husband (an ant)

Indexer Notes

Copyright Field Enterprises, Inc 1982.

[no title indexed] (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

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 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).

[no title indexed] (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 ?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I wonder what the most beautiful sound in the world is?
Genre
humour; children
Characters
Winthrop Wortle; Spotless McPartland

Indexer Notes

Copyright by 1982 by NEA, Inc.

[no title indexed] (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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hi, I'm from the phone company
Genre
humour
Characters
Luvable ?; unnamed phone company salesman

Indexer Notes

Copyright by 1982 by NEA, Inc.

[no title indexed] (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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Something's wrong with that stereo...
Genre
humour
Characters
Ziggy; unnamed stereo repairman; Ziggy's dog

Indexer Notes

Copyright 1982 Universal Press Syndicate.

[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
Arrghhhhhhhhh
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.

[no title indexed] (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 ?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Screeee. Crunch!
Genre
humour; animal
Characters
Garfield; Odie

Indexer Notes

Copyright 1982 United Feature Syndicate, Inc.

[no title indexed] (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 ?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
What's the matter? My TV set isn't working right.
Genre
humour; children
Characters
Nancy Ritz; Sluggo Smith

Indexer Notes

Copyright 1982 by United Feature Syndicate, Inc.

[no title indexed] (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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hagar! I found the enemy! Great! Where?
Genre
humour; historical
Characters
Hägar; Lucky Eddie

Indexer Notes

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

[no title indexed] (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 ?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Tallest Totem Pole
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.).