(April 1937)

Dell, 1936 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
Monthly
On-sale date
1937-03-09
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Editing
?
Color
Full Color & Some Black & White
Dimensions
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding
Saddle-Stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

On sale date based on a house ad in the previous issue of The Funnies which states that this issue was expected to be on sale Tuesday March 9th.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Major Hoopoe / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Major Hoopoe (umbrella)

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

Alley Oop / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
V. T. Hamlin
Pencils
V. T. Hamlin
Inks
V. T. Hamlin
Colors
?
Letters
?

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

Herky / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Clyde Lewis
Pencils
Clyde Lewis
Inks
Clyde Lewis
Colors
?
Letters
?

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

Home Magic / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

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

Dan Dunn / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Norman Marsh
Pencils
Norman Marsh
Inks
Norman Marsh
Colors
?
Letters
?

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

The Nut Bros. / comic story / 0.4 page (report information)

Script
Gene Aherne
Pencils
Gene Aherne
Inks
Gene Aherne
Colors
?
Letters
?

Indexer Notes

.2 x 2 pages

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

Our Boarding House / comic story / 1.6 pages (report information)

Script
Gene Aherne
Pencils
Gene Aherne
Inks
Gene Aherne
Colors
?
Letters
?

Indexer Notes

.8 x 2 pages

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

Ben Webster's Page / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Edwin Alger (credited)
Pencils
Edwin Alger (credited)
Inks
Edwin Alger (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

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

G-Men On The Job / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Dick Blair
Pencils
Milt Youngren
Inks
Milt Youngren
Colors
?
Letters
?

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

Captain Easy / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Roy Crane
Pencils
Roy Crane
Inks
Roy Crane
Colors
?
Letters
?

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

Funnie's Crossword Puzzle Page / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

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

Stranger Than Fiction / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Richard W. Thomas
Pencils
Walter Galli
Inks
Walter Galli
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction

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

Boots / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Edgar Everett Martin
Pencils
Edgar Everett Martin
Inks
Edgar Everett Martin
Colors
?
Letters
?

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

Bronc Peeler and Coyote Pete / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Fred Harman
Pencils
Fred Harman
Inks
Fred Harman
Colors
?
Letters
?

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

The Tinymites / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Hal Cochran
Pencils
George Scarbo
Inks
George Scarbo
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

text & coloring page

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

Otto Honk / comic story / 0.4 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bela Zaboly
Inks
Bela Zaboly
Colors
?
Letters
?

Indexer Notes

.2 x 2 pages

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

Out Our Way / comic story / 1.6 pages (report information)

Script
J. R. Williams
Pencils
J. R. Williams
Inks
J. R. Williams
Colors
?
Letters
?

Indexer Notes

.8 x 2 pages

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

Tailspin Tommy / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Hal Forrest
Pencils
Hal Forrest
Inks
Hal Forrest
Colors
?
Letters
?

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

Four Aces / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Hal Forrest
Pencils
Hal Forrest
Inks
Hal Forrest
Colors
?
Letters
?

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

Stranger Than Fiction / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Richard W. Thomas
Pencils
Walter Galli
Inks
Walter Galli
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction

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

Stories In Stamps / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
I. S. Klein
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction
Keywords
hobby; stamps

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

Og, Son of Fire / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Irving Crump (credited)
Pencils
Kevin Royt
Inks
Kevin Royt
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
There was joy and wonder in Ru's face
Genre
historical
Characters
Og; Nada; Ru
Reprints
  • from The Big Little Book - Og, Son of Fire (Whitman Publishing Co.) #1115
Keywords
caveman

Indexer Notes

"Copyright 1936, by Stephen Slesinger, Inc."
Crump looks like Grump in the credits.

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

The Nut Bros. / comic story / 0.2 page (report information)

Script
Gene Aherne
Pencils
Gene Aherne
Inks
Gene Aherne
Colors
?
Letters
?

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

Our Boarding House / comic story / 0.8 page (report information)

Script
Gene Aherne
Pencils
Gene Aherne
Inks
Gene Aherne
Colors
?
Letters
?

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

The Worry Wart / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
J. R. Williams
Pencils
J. R. Williams
Inks
J. R. Williams
Colors
?
Letters
?

Such is Fame!!!!! (Table of Contents: 25)

Scribbly / comic story / 0.8 page (report information)

Script
Sheldon Mayer
Pencils
Sheldon Mayer (signed)
Inks
Sheldon Mayer
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Scribbly Jibbet; Dinky Jibbet; Eppie; Butch O'Flannigan (introduction, mentioned in issue #3, unnamed here, full name in issue #29); unnamed friend of Scribbly
Synopsis
Now that Scribbly is a published cartoonist, three of his friends fight over which of them is his best friend.
Reprints

Why Big Brothers Leave Home by Scribbly (Table of Contents: 26)

Scribbly / comic story / 0.2 page (report information)

Script
Sheldon Mayer [as Scribbly] (credited)
Pencils
Sheldon Mayer [as Scribbly] (signed)
Inks
Sheldon Mayer [as Scribbly] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
A drink of water?
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Scribbly Jibbet; Dinky Jibbet
Synopsis
Scribbly's kid brother surprises him with a glass of water. After taking a drink, Scribbly notices that the fish-bowl is empty.

Scribbly Meets the Boys!!!! (Table of Contents: 27)

Scribbly / comic story / 0.8 page (report information)

Script
Sheldon Mayer
Pencils
Sheldon Mayer (signed)
Inks
Sheldon Mayer
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Scribbly Jibbet; Mr. Barlowe; Whitey (introduction); Charley (introduction)
Synopsis
Mr. Barlowe brings Scribbly to the newspaper office and has him introduced around. Barlowe tells one of his writers to come up with a human interest story about Scribbly.

Why Big Brothers Leave Home by Scribbly (Table of Contents: 28)

Scribbly / comic story / 0.2 page (report information)

Script
Sheldon Mayer [as Scribbly] (credited)
Pencils
Sheldon Mayer [as Scribbly] (signed)
Inks
Sheldon Mayer [as Scribbly] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Your face is like a painting rare, your nose is swell, an' so's yer hair!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Scribbly Jibbet; Dinky Jibbet; Adeline
Synopsis
Scribbly reads Adeline a poem which he claims he wrote about her. Scribbly's kid brother says he copied it out of a book.

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

Don Dixon and the Hidden Empire / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Moore
Pencils
Carl Pfeufer
Inks
Carl Pfeufer
Colors
?
Letters
?

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

Tad of the Tanbark / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Bob Moore
Pencils
Carl Pfeufer
Inks
Carl Pfeufer
Colors
?
Letters
?

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

Reg'lar Fellers / comic story / 1.8 pages (report information)

Script
Gene Byrnes
Pencils
Gene Byrnes
Inks
Gene Byrnes
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
children; humor

Indexer Notes

3 x .6 pages

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

Daisybelle / comic story / 1.2 pages (report information)

Script
Gene Byrnes
Pencils
Gene Byrnes
Inks
Gene Byrnes
Colors
?
Letters
?

Indexer Notes

0,4 x 3

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

Mutt and Jeff / comic story / 2.1 pages (report information)

Script
Bud Fisher
Pencils
Bud Fisher
Inks
Bud Fisher
Colors
?
Letters
?

Indexer Notes

0.7 x 3

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

Cicero's Cat / comic story / 0.9 page (report information)

Script
Bud Fisher
Pencils
Bud Fisher
Inks
Bud Fisher
Colors
?
Letters
?

Indexer Notes

3 x .3

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

Everybody's Playmate / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Keywords
puzzles

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

From the Notes of Maj. Cosmo Strange, D.S.O. / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
George Baker
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

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

Freckles and His Friends / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Merrill Blosser
Pencils
Merrill Blosser
Inks
Merrill Blosser
Colors
?
Letters
?

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

Salesman Sam / comic story / 0.6 page (report information)

Script
C. D. Small
Pencils
C. D. Small
Inks
C. D. Small
Colors
?
Letters
?

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

Freckles and His Friends / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Merrill Blosser
Pencils
Merrill Blosser
Inks
Merrill Blosser
Colors
?
Letters
?

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

Flapper Fanny / comic story / 0.6 page (report information)

Script
Gladys Parker
Pencils
Gladys Parker
Inks
Gladys Parker
Colors
?
Letters
?

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

The Nut Bros. / comic story / 0.2 page (report information)

Script
Gene Aherne
Pencils
Gene Aherne
Inks
Gene Aherne
Colors
?
Letters
?

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

Our Boarding House / comic story / 0.8 page (report information)

Script
Gene Aherne
Pencils
Gene Aherne
Inks
Gene Aherne
Colors
?
Letters
?

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

Otto Honk / comic story / 0.2 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bela Zaboly
Inks
Bela Zaboly
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
?

Indexer Notes

inside back cover

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

Out Our Way / comic story / 0.8 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
J. R. Williams
Inks
J. R. Williams
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
J. R. Williams

Indexer Notes

inside back cover

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Major Hoopoe
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Alley Oop
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Herky
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Home Magic
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Dan Dunn
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    The Nut Bros.
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Our Boarding House
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Ben Webster's Page
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    G-Men On The Job
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Captain Easy
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Funnie's Crossword Puzzle Page
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Stranger Than Fiction
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Boots
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Bronc Peeler and Coyote Pete
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    The Tinymites
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Otto Honk
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Out Our Way
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    Tailspin Tommy
  19. 18. [no title indexed]
    Four Aces
  20. 19. [no title indexed]
    Stranger Than Fiction
  21. 20. [no title indexed]
    Stories In Stamps
  22. 21. ["There was joy and wonder in Ru's face"]
    Og, Son of Fire
  23. 22. [no title indexed]
    The Nut Bros.
  24. 23. [no title indexed]
    Our Boarding House
  25. 24. [no title indexed]
    The Worry Wart
  26. 25. Such is Fame!!!!!
    Scribbly
  27. 26. Why Big Brothers Leave Home by Scribbly
    Scribbly
  28. 27. Scribbly Meets the Boys!!!!
    Scribbly
  29. 28. Why Big Brothers Leave Home by Scribbly
    Scribbly
  30. 29. [no title indexed]
    Don Dixon and the Hidden Empire
  31. 30. [no title indexed]
    Tad of the Tanbark
  32. 31. [no title indexed]
    Reg'lar Fellers
  33. 32. [no title indexed]
    Daisybelle
  34. 33. [no title indexed]
    Mutt and Jeff
  35. 34. [no title indexed]
    Cicero's Cat
  36. 35. [no title indexed]
    Everybody's Playmate
  37. 36. [no title indexed]
    From the Notes of Maj. Cosmo Strange, D.S.O.
  38. 37. [no title indexed]
    Freckles and His Friends
  39. 38. [no title indexed]
    Salesman Sam
  40. 39. [no title indexed]
    Freckles and His Friends
  41. 40. [no title indexed]
    Flapper Fanny
  42. 41. [no title indexed]
    The Nut Bros.
  43. 42. [no title indexed]
    Our Boarding House
  44. 43. [no title indexed]
    Otto Honk
  45. 44. [no title indexed]
    Out Our Way
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Peter Croome
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Gregory Fischer
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