(March 1937)

Eastern Color, 1934 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Famous Funnies, Inc.
Editing
Stephen Douglas
Color
Color
Dimensions
Earlier Issues Standard Golden Age U. S.; Later issues Standard Silver Age U.S.
Paper Stock
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding
Saddle-Stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
Victor E. Pazmiño
Pencils
Victor E. Pazmiño
Inks
Victor E. Pazmiño
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Joe Palooka; Sam Smithers

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1)

Screen Oddities / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
Capt. Roscoe Fawcett
Pencils
Bruno Thompson
Inks
Bruno Thompson
Colors
?
Letters
?

Indexer Notes

Inside cover

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

Alec and Itchy / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Jimmy George
Pencils
Merle Mullholand
Inks
Merle Mullholand
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
children

Indexer Notes

copyright Register and Tribune Syndicate

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3)

Goofie Gags / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Victor E. Pazmiño?
Pencils
Victor E. Pazmiño
Inks
Victor E. Pazmiño
Colors
?
Letters
?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4)

The Adventures of Jabby / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Tom Carlisle
Pencils
Tom Carlisle
Inks
Tom Carlisle
Colors
?
Letters
?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5)

War On Crime / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Rex Collier
Pencils
Kemp Starrett ?
Inks
Kemp Starrett ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Worried about his infected leg, Dillinger drove to Kentucky
Genre
crime
Characters
John Dillinger

Indexer Notes

True crime story

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

Napoleon / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Clifford McBride
Pencils
Clifford McBride
Inks
Clifford McBride
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; animal
Characters
Napolean; Uncle Elby

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7)

Nipper / comic story / 0.8 page (report information)

Script
Clare Victor Dwiggins
Pencils
Clare Victor Dwiggins
Inks
Clare Victor Dwiggins
Colors
?
Letters
?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8)

Skyroads / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Dick Calkins
Pencils
Russell Keaton
Inks
Russell Keaton
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
A dull thud startled Hurricane as he stood on the schooner's deck
Genre
adventure
Characters
Hurricane; Cookie

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9)

Let's Get Into a Huddle! / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10)

Queenie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
S. M. Iger [as Bob Bliss]
Pencils
S. M. Iger [as Bob Bliss]
Inks
S. M. Iger [as Bob Bliss]
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Oh-Here comes that old scratch Henrietta Hickupp
Genre
children

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

Hairbreadth Harry / comic story / 0.8 page (report information)

Script
F. O. Alexander
Pencils
F. O. Alexander
Inks
F. O. Alexander
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Well, well- Fitz and Startz!-- What are you doing these days?
Genre
adventure
Characters
Harry; Belinda; Rudolph

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 12)

High-Gear Homer / comic story / 0.2 page (report information)

Script
F. O. Alexander
Pencils
F. O. Alexander
Inks
F. O. Alexander
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor

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

Buck Rogers / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Philip Francis Nowlan
Pencils
Rick Yager [as Dick Calkins] (signed)
Inks
Rick Yager [as Dick Calkins] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
They consulted Kedor-- a great astro-mavigator
Genre
science fiction

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

Amaze-A-Minute / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
Arnold
Pencils
Arnold
Inks
Arnold
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction

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

Above the Crowd / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
Stookie Allen
Pencils
Stookie Allen
Inks
Stookie Allen
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 16)

Fisher's History of Boxing / comic story / 0.2 page (report information)

Script
Ham Fisher
Pencils
Al Capp [as Ham Fisher]
Inks
Al Capp [as Ham Fisher]
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
sports

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

Joe Palooka / comic story / 0.8 page (report information)

Script
Ham Fisher
Pencils
Al Capp [as Ham Fisher]
Inks
Al Capp [as Ham Fisher]
Colors
?
Letters
?

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

Dickie Dare / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Colton Waugh
Pencils
Colton Waugh
Inks
Colton Waugh
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Dickie and Dan are off on a new trail of adventure
Genre
adventure
Synopsis
Bound for Tahiti

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

Beau Geste / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
P. C. Wren
Pencils
Bill W. Depew
Inks
Bill W. Depew
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Wait a minute- he belongs to me!
Genre
adventure

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 20)

Scorchy Smith / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Noel Sickles
Pencils
Noel Sickles
Inks
Noel Sickles
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Throwing all his weight against the door, Scorchy tries desperately to smash it in!!!
Genre
adventure

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

Adventures of Patsy / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Mel Graff
Pencils
Mel Graff
Inks
Mel Graff
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I am the Phantom Magician
Genre
adventure
Characters
The Phantom Magician (intro); Patsy; King Silhouette; Thimble
Synopsis
The Magician makes his first appearance and turns King Silhouette into a sausage. Then he turns the cat into a sausage. Then Thimble eats one of them!
Reprints
  • from Adventures of Patsy daily (Associated Press), 35-04-15 and following.

Indexer Notes

The Magician is dressed in green in this issue. Usually he's in red.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 22)

Good Deed Dotty / comic story / 0.2 page (report information)

Script
J. P. McEvoy
Pencils
J. H. Striebel
Inks
J. H. Striebel
Colors
?
Letters
?

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

Dixie Dugan / comic story / 0.8 page (report information)

Script
J. P. McEvoy
Pencils
J. H. Striebel
Inks
J. H. Striebel
Colors
?
Letters
?

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

The Frog Pond Ferry / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
M. E. Brady [as MEB] (signed)
Inks
M. E. Brady [as MEB] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 25)

Napoleon / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Clifford McBride
Pencils
Clifford McBride
Inks
Clifford McBride
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor

survey (Table of Contents: 26)

Tell Us About Yourself / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

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

Butty and Fatty / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
M. E. Brady [as MEB] (signed)
Inks
M. E. Brady [as MEB] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

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

Strange As It Seems / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
John Hix
Pencils
John Hix
Inks
John Hix
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 29)

Ned Brant of Carter / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Zuppke
Pencils
Bill W. Depew
Inks
Bill W. Depew
Colors
?
Letters
?

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

Oaky Doaks / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Ralph Briggs Fuller
Pencils
Ralph Briggs Fuller
Inks
Ralph Briggs Fuller
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I wish Oaky wouldn't be so bashful
Genre
adventure

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

Funland / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
A. W. Nugent
Pencils
A. W. Nugent
Inks
A. W. Nugent
Colors
?
Letters
?

Indexer Notes

Puzzle page

An Edison of Ancient Greece (Table of Contents: 32)

High Lights of History / comic story / 0.8 page (report information)

Script
J. Carroll Mansfield
Pencils
J. Carroll Mansfield
Inks
J. Carroll Mansfield
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
historical

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

Olly of the Movies / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Julian Ollendorf (?)
Pencils
Julian Ollendorf
Inks
Julian Ollendorf
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 34)

Connie / comic story / 0.8 page (report information)

Script
Frank Godwin
Pencils
Frank Godwin (signed)
Inks
Frank Godwin (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
What's this!- A threatening letter!
Genre
adventure
Characters
Connie Kurridge; Slugger McCabe
Reprints
  • from Connie sunday (Ledger Syndicate) 1934.12.16

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 35)

The Wet Blanket / comic story / 0.2 page (report information)

Script
Frank Godwin
Pencils
Frank Godwin
Inks
Frank Godwin
Colors
?
Letters
?

Reprints
  • from The Wet Blanket (Ledger Syndicate) 1934.12.16

Indexer Notes

The Wet Blanket appeared as part of the Connie Sunday newspaper strip.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 36)

Bobby / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
S. M. Iger
Pencils
S. M. Iger
Inks
S. M. Iger
Colors
?
Letters
?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 37)

Nippie / comic story / 0.2 page (report information)

Script
Lank Leonard
Pencils
Lank Leonard
Inks
Lank Leonard
Colors
?
Letters
?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 38)

Mickey Finn / comic story / 0.8 page (report information)

Script
Lank Leonard
Pencils
Lank Leonard
Inks
Lank Leonard
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Goodness you've been following me all day
Genre
humor
Characters
Mickey Finn

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 39)

Mescal Ike / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
S. L. Huntley
Pencils
Art Huhta
Inks
Art Huhta
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 40)

Jane Arden / Lena Pry / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Monte Barrett
Pencils
Russell Ross
Inks
Russell Ross
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
As Jane stood outside the library door, someone spoke to her from behind.
Genre
adventure
Characters
Jane Arden; Charles; Frieda Strom; Johnny
Synopsis
A mysterious will, a mystery woman, rival brothers. Suspense looms.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 41)

Butty and Fatty / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
M. E. Brady [as MEB] (signed)
Inks
M. E. Brady [as MEB] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 42)

Flight / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
W. D. Tipton
Pencils
J. H. Mason
Inks
J. H. Mason
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 43)

Babe Bunting / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Roy L. Williams
Pencils
Roy L. Williams
Inks
Roy L. Williams
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I'll be the backseat driver, Babe- but we can't do much driving with this old plug-
Genre
adventure
Characters
Babe Bunting; Roger Weston; Scrawn; Robert Bunting

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 44)

Strange As It Seems / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
John Hix
Pencils
John Hix
Inks
John Hix
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 45)

Toddy / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
George Marcoux
Pencils
George Marcoux
Inks
George Marcoux
Colors
?
Letters
?

The Terrible Voice (Table of Contents: 46)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Robert M. Hyatt
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 47)

Homer Hoopee / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Fred Locher
Pencils
Fred Locher
Inks
Fred Locher
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I just had lunch with Binks
Genre
adventure
Characters
Homer Hoopee; Binks; Hector; Helen; Henrietta
Synopsis
Homer wants to make Hector a Hollywood star to get him out of the house.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 48)

Magic Made Easy / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 49)

Seaweed Sam / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Victor E. Pazmiño
Pencils
Victor E. Pazmiño
Inks
Victor E. Pazmiño
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 50)

Fisher's History of Boxing / comic story / 0.2 page (report information)

Script
Ham Fisher
Pencils
Al Capp [as Ham Fisher]
Inks
Al Capp [as Ham Fisher]
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
sports

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 51)

Joe Palooka / comic story / 0.8 page (report information)

Script
Ham Fisher
Pencils
Al Capp [as Ham Fisher]
Inks
Al Capp [as Ham Fisher]
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
sports
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Screen Oddities
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Alec and Itchy
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Goofie Gags
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    The Adventures of Jabby
  6. 5. ["Worried about his infected leg, Dillinger drove to Kentucky"]
    War On Crime
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Napoleon
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Nipper
  9. 8. ["A dull thud startled Hurricane as he stood on the schooner's deck"]
    Skyroads
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Let's Get Into a Huddle!
  11. 10. ["Oh-Here comes that old scratch Henrietta Hickupp"]
    Queenie
  12. 11. ["Well, well- Fitz and Startz!-- What are you doing these days?"]
    Hairbreadth Harry
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    High-Gear Homer
  14. 13. ["They consulted Kedor-- a great astro-mavigator"]
    Buck Rogers
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Amaze-A-Minute
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Above the Crowd
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Fisher's History of Boxing
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    Joe Palooka
  19. 18. ["Dickie and Dan are off on a new trail of adventure"]
    Dickie Dare
  20. 19. ["Wait a minute- he belongs to me!"]
    Beau Geste
  21. 20. ["Throwing all his weight against the door, Scorchy tries desperately to smash it in!!!"]
    Scorchy Smith
  22. 21. ["I am the Phantom Magician"]
    Adventures of Patsy
  23. 22. [no title indexed]
    Good Deed Dotty
  24. 23. [no title indexed]
    Dixie Dugan
  25. 24. [no title indexed]
    The Frog Pond Ferry
  26. 25. [no title indexed]
    Napoleon
  27. 26. survey
    Tell Us About Yourself
  28. 27. [no title indexed]
    Butty and Fatty
  29. 28. [no title indexed]
    Strange As It Seems
  30. 29. [no title indexed]
    Ned Brant of Carter
  31. 30. ["I wish Oaky wouldn't be so bashful"]
    Oaky Doaks
  32. 31. [no title indexed]
    Funland
  33. 32. An Edison of Ancient Greece
    High Lights of History
  34. 33. [no title indexed]
    Olly of the Movies
  35. 34. ["What's this!- A threatening letter!"]
    Connie
  36. 35. [no title indexed]
    The Wet Blanket
  37. 36. [no title indexed]
    Bobby
  38. 37. [no title indexed]
    Nippie
  39. 38. ["Goodness you've been following me all day"]
    Mickey Finn
  40. 39. [no title indexed]
    Mescal Ike
  41. 40. ["As Jane stood outside the library door, someone spoke to her from behind."]
    Jane Arden / Lena Pry
  42. 41. [no title indexed]
    Butty and Fatty
  43. 42. [no title indexed]
    Flight
  44. 43. ["I'll be the backseat driver, Babe- but we can't do much driving with this old plug-"]
    Babe Bunting
  45. 44. [no title indexed]
    Strange As It Seems
  46. 45. [no title indexed]
    Toddy
  47. 46. The Terrible Voice
  48. 47. ["I just had lunch with Binks"]
    Homer Hoopee
  49. 48. [no title indexed]
    Magic Made Easy
  50. 49. [no title indexed]
    Seaweed Sam
  51. 50. [no title indexed]
    Fisher's History of Boxing
  52. 51. [no title indexed]
    Joe Palooka
This issue was most recently modified by:
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