(1947)

Dell, 1942 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand:
A Dell Magazine [circle]
Editing:
?
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U.S.; Standard Silver Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

Indicia title is "SMILIN' JACK, No. 149." No code number. Copyright 1940, 1941, 1947 by News Syndicate Co. Inc.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Smilin' Jack / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Smilin' Jack; Joy Martin; Fat Stuff; Jack Beaverduck; Widdle; Downwind Jaxon

["Oh! What a trip"] (Table of Contents: 1)

Smilin' Jack / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Zack Mosley
Pencils:
Zack Mosley; Boody Rogers (art assistant)
Inks:
Zack Mosley; Boody Rogers (art assistant)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Boody Rogers

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Smilin' Jack; Fat Stuff; Joy Martin; Downwind Jaxon; Duchess Beaverduck
Synopsis:
After taking Jack Beaverduck on a business trip, Jack decides to make the return trip without resting. On the flight back he falls asleep and has to make a forced landing. He makes his way home only to find that Joy, his new bride, has the measles and is under quarantine. Joy's mother tries to take advantage of the situation to have the marriage annulled.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Story starts on inside front cover in black, red, and white.

["Jack, you're crazy to try to steal your bride"] (Table of Contents: 2)

Smilin' Jack / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Zack Mosley
Pencils:
Zack Mosley; Boody Rogers (art assistant)
Inks:
Zack Mosley; Boody Rogers (art assistant)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Boody Rogers
Job Number:
P.C. 107-451

Genre:
adventure; aviation
Characters:
Smilin' Jack [Jack Martin]; Downwind Jaxon; Duchess Beaverduck; Fat Stuff; Hawkins; Harry; Joy Martin; More Stuff; Skinnyatlas; Young Stuff
Synopsis:
Jack makes a daring landing on the Beaverduck Estate and he and Joy escape to start married life on their own.
Reprints:
Keywords:
New Year's Eve

Indexer Notes

"Copr. 1941, by News Syndicate Co. Inc."

["I know more cute li'l redheads and blonds there"] (Table of Contents: 3)

Smilin' Jack / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Zack Mosley
Pencils:
Zack Mosley; Boody Rogers (art assistant)
Inks:
Zack Mosley; Boody Rogers (art assistant)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Boody Rogers

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Smilin' Jack; Downwind Jaxon; Fat Stuff; Joy Martin
Synopsis:
After seeing how happy Jack and Joy are after their marriage, Downwind Jackson decides he should get married, too. The only problem is he can't decide who his bride should be.
Reprints:

["Come in, Joy--er---Mrs. Martin, I should say!"] (Table of Contents: 4)

Smilin' Jack / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Zack Mosley
Pencils:
Zack Mosley; Boody Rogers (art assistant)
Inks:
Zack Mosley; Boody Rogers (art assistant)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Boody Rogers

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Smilin' Jack; Joy Martin; Fat Stuff; Downwind Jaxon
Synopsis:
Joy buys a midget racing plane and intends to set a non-stop record from New York to Rio de Janiero. Jack takes it on a test flight.
Reprints:

["Full-featherin' props!"] (Table of Contents: 5)

Smilin' Jack / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Zack Mosley
Pencils:
Boody Rogers
Inks:
Boody Rogers
Colors:
?
Letters:
Boody Rogers

Genre:
adventure; aviation
Characters:
Smilin' Jack; Joy Martin; Downwind Jaxon
Synopsis:
Over Jack's objections, Joy takes off on her non-stop flight to Rio de Janiero. After she passes Cuba she gets caught in a tropical storm.
Reprints:

["Jack, you hear-um anything from Miss Joy, yet?"] (Table of Contents: 6)

Smilin' Jack / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Zack Mosley
Pencils:
Boody Rogers
Inks:
Boody Rogers
Colors:
?
Letters:
Boody Rogers

Genre:
adventure; aviation
Characters:
Smilin' Jack [Jack Martin]; Beretta; Downwind Jaxon; Fat Stuff; Ike; Joy Martin; More Stuff; Skinnyatlas; Young Stuff; Zeke
Synopsis:
Buffeted by the storm, Joy's plane goes out of control and she must bail out into the ocean. Later Jack and Downwind lead a search party that finds the wreckage of the plane. Jack returns home but is haunted by the memories of his wife.
Reprints:

["Poor Jack.. him stare at ocean for hours"] (Table of Contents: 7)

Smilin' Jack / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Zack Mosley
Pencils:
Boody Rogers
Inks:
Boody Rogers
Colors:
?
Letters:
Boody Rogers

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Smilin' Jack; Fat Stuff; Downwind Jaxon
Synopsis:
Grief-stricken, Jack decides to take solo flight out to sea.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Story continues on inside back cover in black, red, and white and concludes on the back cover in color.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Smilin' Jack
  2. 1. ["Oh! What a trip"]
    Smilin' Jack
  3. 2. ["Jack, you're crazy to try to steal your bride"]
    Smilin' Jack
  4. 3. ["I know more cute li'l redheads and blonds there"]
    Smilin' Jack
  5. 4. ["Come in, Joy--er---Mrs. Martin, I should say!"]
    Smilin' Jack
  6. 5. ["Full-featherin' props!"]
    Smilin' Jack
  7. 6. ["Jack, you hear-um anything from Miss Joy, yet?"]
    Smilin' Jack
  8. 7. ["Poor Jack.. him stare at ocean for hours"]
    Smilin' Jack
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