(May 1937)

David McKay, 1936 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1937-04-20
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
David McKay Company
Editing
?

Issue Notes

The on-sale date is from the publication date recorded in the Catalog of Copyright Entries, Part 2, Periodicals, 1940, New Series, Vol. 35, No. 3.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Thimble Theatre; Henry / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Joe Musial (signed as Musial)
Inks
Joe Musial (signed as Musial)
Colors
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Popeye; Henry
Keywords
hippopotamus

The Duel (Table of Contents: 1)

Thimble Theatre / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
E. C. Segar (signed as Segar) (credited as Segar)
Pencils
E. C. Segar (signed as Segar) (credited as Segar)
Inks
E. C. Segar (signed as Segar) (credited as Segar)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Tell me, Jeep, if I can make Popeye fight me a duel...
Genre
humor; adventure
Characters
Popeye; J. Wellington Wimpy; Eugene the Jeep; George W. Geezil; Mrs. Jones
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Four Sunday pages

08-30 End of storyline

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2)

The G-Man! / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
George Clarke (credited)
Pencils
Lou Hanlon (credited, signed)
Inks
Lou Hanlon (credited, signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Mary has become the first G-Woman..
Genre
crime
Characters
Jimmie Crawford; Mary Morgan; Harkness; The Count
Reprints
  • from The G-Man! Sunday (King Features Syndicate) 1936-08-30 - 1936-09-20

Indexer Notes

Four Sunday pages

Undersea Kingdom of Mongo (Table of Contents: 3)

Flash Gordon / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Don Moore
Pencils
Alex Raymond (credited) (signed as ALEX RAYMOND)
Inks
Alex Raymond (credited) (signed as ALEX RAYMOND)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Ming's air fleet approaches the under-sea city of Coralia...
Genre
adventure; science fiction
Characters
Flash Gordon; Queen Undina; Dr. Hans Alexis Zarkov; Admiral Chiung; Lord Pluton; Triton
Reprints
  • from Flash Gordon Sunday (King Features Syndicate) 1936-08-30 - 1936-09-20

Indexer Notes

Four Sunday pages

Alex Raymond was previously credited with script, but Don Moore was co-creator and author from the very beginning of the strip.

The original newspaper page most often carried a title for the following week's strip.
08-30 = Surprise Attack
09-06 = The Undersea Siege
09-13 = Fighting Fire With Fire
09-20 = Triumph and Treachery

[Apple Scrumping] (Table of Contents: 4)

Henry / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Carl Anderson (credited)
Pencils
Carl Anderson (credited)
Inks
Carl Anderson (credited)
Colors
?

Genre
humor; children
Characters
Henry
Reprints
  • from Henry Sunday (King Features Syndicate) 193x-xx-xx
Keywords
pantomime; wordless comic

Big League Stardom (Table of Contents: 5)

Sport Features / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
Damon Runyon ?
Pencils
Jack Burnley (signed as Burnley)
Inks
Jack Burnley (signed as Burnley)
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; sports
Characters
Lyn Lary
Reprints
  • from Sport Features Sunday (King Features Syndicate) 1937-xx-xx

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

Scott's Scrapbook / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
R. J. Scott (signed)
Inks
R. J. Scott (signed)
Letters
R. J. Scott (signed)

Characters
Lt. Schmidt
Keywords
iceberg; picolo; three-masted vessel

Indexer Notes

copyright 1937 Central Press

Her Highness of Whyness and King Kojo (Table of Contents: 7)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Ruth Plumly Thompson
Pencils
Marge Buell ?
Inks
Marge Buell ?
Letters
typeset

Solve a Jigglette (Table of Contents: 8)

activity / 0.5 page (report information)

Pencils
Sjoerd Harte
Inks
Sjoerd Harte
Letters
typeset

The Pet Post (Table of Contents: 9)

text story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Ruth Plumly Thompson
Letters
typeset

Bright Lights (Table of Contents: 10)

Sport Features / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
Damon Runyon ?
Pencils
Jack Burnley (signed as Burnley)
Inks
Jack Burnley (signed as Burnley)
Letters
Jack Burnley (signed as Burnley)

Genre
non-fiction; sports
Characters
John L. Sullivan; Maxie Baer; Kid Chocolate; Harry Greb; Bob Pastor
Reprints
  • from Sport Features Sunday (King Features Syndicate) 1937-xx-xx

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

Bringing Up Father / comic story / 0.75 page (report information)

Script
George McManus (credited as Geo. McManus) (signed as Geo McManus)
Pencils
George McManus (credited as Geo. McManus) (signed as Geo McManus)
Inks
George McManus (credited as Geo. McManus) (signed as Geo McManus)
Colors
?
Letters
George McManus (credited as Geo. McManus) (signed as Geo McManus)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
It's too bad you don't cultivate distinguished people like I do...
Genre
humor; domestic
Characters
Archie Jiggs; Maggie Jiggs
Reprints
  • from Bringing Up Father Sunday (King Features Syndicate) 1936-09-13

Fred W. Kelly; Amy Johnson Mollison; Swanee Taylor; Oskar Bider (Table of Contents: 12)

Hall of Fame of the Air / comic story / 1.6 pages (report information)

Script
Eddie Rickenbacker (credited as Capt. Eddie Rickenbacker)
Pencils
Clayton Knight (credited, signed)
Inks
Clayton Knight (credited, signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Clayton Knight (credited, signed)

Genre
non-fiction; aviation
Characters
Fred W. Kelly; Amy Johnson Mollison; Swanee Taylor; Oskar Bider
Reprints
  • from Hall of Fame of the Air Sunday (King Features Syndicate) 1936-xx-xx - 1936-xx-xx

Indexer Notes

Four Sunday pages shared with Ace Drummond, by the same creators

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

Ace Drummond / comic story / 2.4 pages (report information)

Script
Eddie Rickenbacker (credited as Capt. Eddie Rickenbacker)
Pencils
Clayton Knight (signed)
Inks
Clayton Knight (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Clayton Knight (signed)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
O-boy--Ace, we just missed that one by a whisker!
Genre
adventure; aviation
Characters
Ace Drummond; Zep; Bill; Marvin
Reprints
  • from Ace Drummond Sunday (King Features Syndicate) 1936-xx-xx - 1936-xx-xx

Indexer Notes

Four Sunday pages shared with Hall of Fame of the Air, by the same creators

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 14)

Ted Towers, Animal Master / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Buck (credited)
Pencils
Ed Stevenson (signed as Ed. Stevenson) (credited as Ed. Stevenson)
Inks
Ed Stevenson (signed as Ed. Stevenson) (credited as Ed. Stevenson)
Colors
?
Letters
Ed Stevenson (signed as Ed. Stevenson) (credited as Ed. Stevenson)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Down you go, Slemp!
Genre
adventure; jungle
Characters
Ted Towers; Rawson; Slemp; Colonel Custer; Catherine Custer; Ali
Reprints
  • from Ted Towers, Animal Master Sunday (King Features Syndicate) 1936-xx-xx - 1936-xx-xx

Indexer Notes

Four Sunday pages

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

King of the Royal Mounted / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Zane Grey (credited)
Pencils
Charles Flanders (signed as Flanders)
Inks
Charles Flanders (signed as Flanders)
Colors
?
Letters
Charles Flanders (signed as Flanders)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
There isn't much chance of stopping these blood-thirsty Indians, but I'll try
Genre
adventure; detective-mystery; western-frontier
Characters
Sergeant Dave King; Buell; Kid Blake; Red Feather; Inspector McKenzie; Jason Prowt
Reprints
  • from King of the Royal Mounted Sunday (King Features Syndicate) 1936-08-30 - 1936-09-20

Indexer Notes

Four Sunday pages

Forest Of Terror (In The Middle Of The Earth) (Table of Contents: 16)

Brick Bradford / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
William Ritt (credited)
Pencils
Clarence Gray (credited, signed)
Inks
Clarence Gray (credited, signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Clarence Gray ?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
What's the matter, Flame? Nervous?
Genre
adventure; science fiction
Characters
Brick Bradford; Cap. Harvey (introduction); Mitla (flashback, dies)
Reprints
  • from Brick Bradford Sunday (King Features Syndicate) 1936-08-30 - 1936-09-06

Indexer Notes

Four Sunday pages

Titled here 'Brick Bradford in the Middle of the Earth'.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 17)

Sentinel Louie / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Otto Soglow (credited as O. Soglow)
Pencils
Otto Soglow (credited as O. Soglow)
Inks
Otto Soglow (credited as O. Soglow)
Colors
?
Letters
Otto Soglow (credited as O. Soglow)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Now for some exercise
Genre
humor
Characters
Sentinel Louie
Reprints
  • from Sentinel Louie Sunday (King Features Syndicate) 1936-xx-xx - 1936-xx-xx

Indexer Notes

Four Sunday pages, shared with The Little King, by the same creator

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 18)

The Little King / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Otto Soglow (credited) (signed as O. Soglow)
Pencils
Otto Soglow (credited) (signed as O. Soglow)
Inks
Otto Soglow (credited) (signed as O. Soglow)
Colors
?
Letters
Otto Soglow (credited) (signed as O. Soglow)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The crown prince is looking thru the keyhole again.
Genre
humor
Characters
The Little King
Reprints
  • from The Little King Sunday (King Features Syndicate) 1936-xx-xx - 1936-xx-xx

Indexer Notes

Four Sunday pages, shared with Sentinel Louie, by the same creator

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 19)

Little Annie Rooney / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Brandon Walsh (credited)
Pencils
Nicholas Afonsky (signed as N. Afonsky)
Inks
Nicholas Afonsky (signed as N. Afonsky)
Colors
?
Letters
Nicholas Afonsky (signed as N. Afonsky)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Sunday work - Night work - Rush work...
Genre
drama; children; adventure
Characters
Little Annie Rooney; Mr. Bullion; Mr. Black; Mrs. Meany
Reprints
  • from Little Annie Rooney Sunday (King Features Syndicate) 1936-08-30 - 1936-09-20

Indexer Notes

Four Sunday pages

[Hot Dogs] (Table of Contents: 20)

Henry / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Carl Anderson (credited)
Pencils
Carl Anderson (credited)
Inks
Carl Anderson (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Carl Anderson (credited)

Genre
humor; children
Characters
Henry
Reprints
  • from Henry Sunday (King Features Syndicate) 193x-xx-xx
Keywords
pantomime; wordless comic

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 21)

Scott's Scrapbook / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
R. J. Scott (signed)
Inks
R. J. Scott (signed)
Letters
R. J. Scott (signed)

Characters
John Paterson
Keywords
Bank of England; rhino; silk; spiders

Connie Mack (Table of Contents: 22)

Sport Features / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Damon Runyon ?
Pencils
Jack Burnley (signed as Burnley)
Inks
Jack Burnley (signed as Burnley)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; sports
Characters
Connie Mack
Reprints
  • from Sport Features Sunday (King Features Syndicate) 1937-xx-xx

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 23)

Redmen / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Jimmy Thompson
Pencils
Jimmy Thompson
Inks
Jimmy Thompson
Colors
?
Letters
Jimmy Thompson

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Shooting Star Chief of the Mohawks had seen fateful signs...
Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Shooting Star

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 24)

Scott's Scrapbook / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
R. J. Scott (signed)
Pencils
R. J. Scott (signed)
Inks
R. J. Scott (signed)
Letters
R. J. Scott (signed)

Characters
Sidney Dolor
Keywords
Mogollon Forest

Foreign Threats (Table of Contents: 25)

Sport Features / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
Damon Runyon ?
Pencils
Jack Burnley
Inks
Jack Burnley
Letters
?

Characters
Max Schmeling; Pam Barton; Fred Perry; Jock McLean

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 26)

Rosie's Beau / comic story / 0.2 page (report information)

Script
George McManus (credited as Geo. McManus)
Pencils
George McManus (credited as Geo. McManus)
Inks
George McManus (credited as Geo. McManus)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Gee - Tonight's the big dance at the college...
Genre
humor
Characters
Rosie; Archie
Reprints
  • from Rosie's Beau Sunday (King Features Syndicate) 1936-09-20

Indexer Notes

This is the topper to the Bringing Up Father Sunday page, by the same creator

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 27)

Bringing Up Father / comic story / 0.75 page (report information)

Script
George McManus (signed as Geo McManus)
Pencils
George McManus (signed as Geo McManus)
Inks
George McManus (signed as Geo McManus)
Colors
?
Letters
George McManus (signed as Geo McManus)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
What'll I do?
Genre
humor; domestic
Characters
Archie Jiggs; Maggie Jiggs; Jerry
Reprints
  • from Bringing Up Father Sunday (King Features Syndicate) 1936-09-20

Indexer Notes

The topper to this page is Rosie's Beau, by the same creator

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 28)

Radio Patrol / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Eddie Sullivan (credited)
Pencils
Charlie Schmidt (credited, signed)
Inks
Charlie Schmidt (credited, signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Charlie Schmidt (credited, signed)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Calling car eleven...
Genre
crime; adventure
Characters
Sergeant Pat O'Hara; Officer Sam Maloney; Molly Day; Pinky Pinkerton
Reprints
  • from Radio Patrol Sunday (King Features Syndicate) 1936-08-30 - 1936-09-20

Indexer Notes

Four Sunday pages

Chamber into the X Dimension (Table of Contents: 29)

Mandrake the Magician / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Lee Falk (credited)
Pencils
Phil Davis (credited) (signed as PHIL DAVIS)
Inks
Phil Davis (credited) (signed as PHIL DAVIS)
Colors
?
Letters
Phil Davis ?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
- - And the stranger is magically suspended in mid-air!
Genre
adventure; fantasy-supernatural; superhero
Characters
Mandrake; Lothar; Professor Theobold; Fran Theobald (in photo)
Reprints
  • from Mandrake the Magician Sunday (King Features Syndicate) 1936-08-30 - 1936-09-20

Indexer Notes

Four Sunday pages

New storyline begins

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 30)

Sis Sez / text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Ruth Plumly Thompson
Pencils
Marge Buell ?
Inks
Marge Buell ?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I'm one of those people stray dogs always follow
Genre
humor

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 31)

Henry / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Carl Anderson (credited)
Pencils
Carl Anderson (credited)
Inks
Carl Anderson (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Carl Anderson (credited)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Wot am I doin'?
Genre
humor; children
Characters
Henry
Reprints
  • from Henry Sunday (King Features Syndicate) 1936-xx-xx

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 32)

Dun-Dums / cartoon / 0.67 page (report information)

Script
Bob Dunn
Pencils
Bob Dunn
Inks
Bob Dunn
Colors
?
Letters
Bob Dunn

First Line of Dialogue or Text
What did I tell you...
Genre
humor
Reprints
  • from Dun-Dums daily (King Features Syndicate) 193x-xx-xx - 193x-xx-xx

Indexer Notes

Five daily gag panels

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 33)

Sis Sez / text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Ruth Plumly Thompson
Pencils
Marge Buell ?
Inks
Marge Buell ?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
It certainly ruins me plenty to stay
Genre
humor
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Thimble Theatre; Henry
  2. 1. The Duel
    Thimble Theatre
  3. 2. ["Mary has become the first G-Woman.."]
    The G-Man!
  4. 3. Undersea Kingdom of Mongo
    Flash Gordon
  5. 4. [Apple Scrumping]
    Henry
  6. 5. Big League Stardom
    Sport Features
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Scott's Scrapbook
  8. 7. Her Highness of Whyness and King Kojo
  9. 8. Solve a Jigglette
  10. 9. The Pet Post
  11. 10. Bright Lights
    Sport Features
  12. 11. ["It's too bad you don't cultivate distinguished people like I do..."]
    Bringing Up Father
  13. 12. Fred W. Kelly; Amy Johnson Mollison; Swanee Taylor; Oskar Bider
    Hall of Fame of the Air
  14. 13. ["O-boy--Ace, we just missed that one by a whisker!"]
    Ace Drummond
  15. 14. ["Down you go, Slemp!"]
    Ted Towers, Animal Master
  16. 15. ["There isn't much chance of stopping these blood-thirsty Indians, but I'll try"]
    King of the Royal Mounted
  17. 16. Forest Of Terror (In The Middle Of The Earth)
    Brick Bradford
  18. 17. ["Now for some exercise"]
    Sentinel Louie
  19. 18. ["The crown prince is looking thru the keyhole again."]
    The Little King
  20. 19. ["Sunday work - Night work - Rush work..."]
    Little Annie Rooney
  21. 20. [Hot Dogs]
    Henry
  22. 21. [no title indexed]
    Scott's Scrapbook
  23. 22. Connie Mack
    Sport Features
  24. 23. ["Shooting Star Chief of the Mohawks had seen fateful signs..."]
    Redmen
  25. 24. [no title indexed]
    Scott's Scrapbook
  26. 25. Foreign Threats
    Sport Features
  27. 26. ["Gee - Tonight's the big dance at the college..."]
    Rosie's Beau
  28. 27. ["What'll I do?"]
    Bringing Up Father
  29. 28. ["Calling car eleven..."]
    Radio Patrol
  30. 29. Chamber into the X Dimension
    Mandrake the Magician
  31. 30. ["I'm one of those people stray dogs always follow"]
    Sis Sez
  32. 31. ["Wot am I doin'?"]
    Henry
  33. 32. ["What did I tell you..."]
    Dun-Dums
  34. 33. ["It certainly ruins me plenty to stay"]
    Sis Sez
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