Funny Pages #v1#10
(April 1937)

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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Comics Magazine Company, Inc.
Editing
William Cook ?
Color
color cover; black & white and color interior
Dimensions
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock
paper cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

Funny Pages is published monthly by Comics Magazine Company, Inc., 1213 West 3rd Street, Cleveland, Ohio. Editorial office 11 West 42nd Street, New York, N. Y. Indexed from a scan from http://goldenagecomics.co.uk/, which according to Keltner's guide is missing a 2-page "'Razz' Berry" sequence and a 2-page "The Kittens" sequence.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ellis Edwards
Inks
Ellis Edwards
Colors
?
Letters
?

April Fool (Table of Contents: 1)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Includes indicia.

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

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

Script
Matt Curzon (signed)
Pencils
Matt Curzon (signed)
Inks
Matt Curzon (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Wait till Mazie sees this present...

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

The Clock Strikes / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
George Brenner [as Geo. E. Brenner] (signed)
Pencils
George E. Brenner [as Geo E. Brenner] (signed)
Inks
George Brenner [as Geo. E. Brenner] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
It was made known today that C. Mortimer Smythe...
Genre
adventure
Characters
The Clock [Brian O'Brien]
Synopsis
After relaxing for a while at home, the Clock foils a diamond robbery.

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

University Al / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Tony Basso (signed)
Pencils
Tony Basso (signed)
Inks
Tony Basso (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Jean there is something I've been wanting to tell you...

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

Freddie Bell / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Matt Curzon (signed)
Pencils
Matt Curzon (signed)
Inks
Matt Curzon (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Go ahead, Freddie - take a ride on my horse -

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

Phil n' Sofie / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Ellis Edwards [as Od Ellis] (signed)
Pencils
Ellis Edwards [as Od Ellis] (signed)
Inks
Ellis Edwards [as Od Ellis] (signed)
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Well - hush ma mouf!

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

Stamps / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
? (illustration)
Inks
? (illustration)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Stamp collecting has grown from a mere hobby...

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

Do Not Believe It! / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
John Patterson? [as Pat]
Pencils
John Patterson? [as Pat]
Inks
John Patterson? [as Pat]
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Harry Chinn - of Hollywood
Genre
humor

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

Windy / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Martin Filchock (signed)
Pencils
Martin Filchock (signed)
Inks
Martin Filchock (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Vindy delifer for me - yes?

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

Jerry Frost, Sea Scout / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Steve Jussen (signed)
Pencils
Steve Jussen (signed)
Inks
Steve Jussen (signed)
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
As the 'Pole Star,' storm-battered and leaking, lumbers along...

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

Whiskers / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
M. Macintyre (signed)
Pencils
M. Macintyre (signed)
Inks
M. Macintyre (signed)
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Oh boy - some hat!

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

Natural History / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Howard L. Hastings
Inks
Howard L. Hastings
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Raccoon: The Coon is likely the best known...
Genre
non-fiction

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

Jimmy and Jean / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Joe E. Buresch (signed)
Pencils
Joe E. Buresch (signed)
Inks
Joe E. Buresch (signed)
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Held in an old house in the country...

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

The Finny Family / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Ellis Edwards (signed)
Pencils
Ellis Edwards (illustrations, signed)
Inks
Ellis Edwards (illustrations, signed)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
If you've really taken an interest in your parlor aquarium...

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

The Stone Age / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Victor Dowling (signed)
Pencils
Victor Dowling (signed)
Inks
Victor Dowling (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
There goes Percy the poet...

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

Tootsie / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
? [as Pikadilly Jim, Jr.]
Pencils
? [as Pikadilly Jim, Jr.]
Inks
? [as Pikadilly Jim, Jr.]
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Guess who's bellboy at the hotel where I'm working, Mother...

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

Red Avenger / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Ellis Edwards (signed)
Pencils
Ellis Edwards (signed)
Inks
Ellis Edwards (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Joaquin joins up with Jack Three-Fingers...
Reprints

The American Cowboy (Table of Contents: 18)

illustration / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils
W. M. Allison
Inks
W. M. Allison
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

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

Little Beezer / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Campbell
Pencils
Joe Campbell
Inks
Joe Campbell
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Shucks! Here they come

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

The Sapphire Eye of Sekhmet / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Will Eisner
Pencils
Will Eisner
Inks
Will Eisner
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Stop! Stop torturing that boy...

Indexer Notes

last appearance

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

Jane and Johnny / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
W. M. Allison
Pencils
W. M. Allison
Inks
W. M. Allison
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Jane and Johnny are back safe at Uncle Bob's ranch...

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

Hezzy of the Hills / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Joe E. Buresch (signed)
Pencils
Joe E. Buresch (signed)
Inks
Joe E. Buresch (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The two Tucker boys turned toward home...

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

Junior Aviators / text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Capt. Raymond Clark
Pencils
? (illustrations)
Inks
? (illustrations)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Boy, oh boy it sure is good to be back...

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

Jack Dolittle / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Dennis Yuknis (signed)
Pencils
Dennis Yuknis (signed)
Inks
Dennis Yuknis (signed)
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hey Shorty -- the game is begining...

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

"Doc's" Little Big Show / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Doc Hoag (signed)
Pencils
Doc Hoag (signed)
Inks
Doc Hoag (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
While back in Jug Point Willy was being kidded plenty...

Indexer Notes

Has a single tier strip at the beginning called "Good Morning Judge!"

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

Books for the Junior and Juvenile / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Spring not being very far away...

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

Pals and Pastimes / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
W. J. Broome
Pencils
Raymond A. Gill (signed)
Inks
Raymond A. Gill (signed)
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Bob's archaeologist uncle, Bruce, with Phil and Bob...

[Snowball Fight] (Table of Contents: 28)

Bubs n' Schnubs / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Tony Basso (signed)
Pencils
Tony Basso (signed)
Inks
Tony Basso (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

April Fool! (Table of Contents: 29)

Sights About Town / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Victor Dowling
Pencils
Victor Dowling
Inks
Victor Dowling
Letters
?

Lesson 10, Shading (Table of Contents: 30)

Learn Cartooning / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
Walt Hankman
Pencils
Walt Hankman
Inks
Walt Hankman
Letters
?

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

Dinky / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Walt Munson (signed)
Pencils
Walt Munson (signed)
Inks
Walt Munson (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Little Dinky attended the vaudeville show last night...

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

Koko / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
M. Macintyre (signed)
Pencils
M. Macintyre (signed)
Inks
M. Macintyre (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
After that ruckus we had last night...

[So what eh!"] (Table of Contents: 33)

The CC Kid / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Martin Filchock
Pencils
Martin Filchock
Inks
Martin Filchock
Colors
?
Letters
?

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

Stubbie / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Clyde Don
Pencils
Clyde Don
Inks
Clyde Don
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Then you're my Uncle Husky!

Flags of All Nations (Table of Contents: 35)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
Captain C. W. Scott
Pencils
Captain C. W. Scott
Inks
Captain C. W. Scott
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

Sweden, Mexico, Great Britain, Costa Rica, Turkey, and France.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. April Fool
  3. 2. ["Wait till Mazie sees this present..."]
    Dickie Duck
  4. 3. ["It was made known today that C. Mortimer Smythe..."]
    The Clock Strikes
  5. 4. ["Jean there is something I've been wanting to tell you..."]
    University Al
  6. 5. ["Go ahead, Freddie - take a ride on my horse -"]
    Freddie Bell
  7. 6. ["Well - hush ma mouf!"]
    Phil n' Sofie
  8. 7. ["Stamp collecting has grown from a mere hobby..."]
    Stamps
  9. 8. ["Harry Chinn - of Hollywood"]
    Do Not Believe It!
  10. 9. ["Vindy delifer for me - yes?"]
    Windy
  11. 10. ["As the 'Pole Star,' storm-battered and leaking, lumbers along..."]
    Jerry Frost, Sea Scout
  12. 11. ["Oh boy - some hat!"]
    Whiskers
  13. 12. ["Raccoon: The Coon is likely the best known..."]
    Natural History
  14. 13. ["Held in an old house in the country..."]
    Jimmy and Jean
  15. 14. ["If you've really taken an interest in your parlor aquarium..."]
    The Finny Family
  16. 15. ["There goes Percy the poet..."]
    The Stone Age
  17. 16. ["Guess who's bellboy at the hotel where I'm working, Mother..."]
    Tootsie
  18. 17. ["Joaquin joins up with Jack Three-Fingers..."]
    Red Avenger
  19. 18. The American Cowboy
  20. 19. ["Shucks! Here they come"]
    Little Beezer
  21. 20. ["Stop! Stop torturing that boy..."]
    The Sapphire Eye of Sekhmet
  22. 21. ["Jane and Johnny are back safe at Uncle Bob's ranch..."]
    Jane and Johnny
  23. 22. ["The two Tucker boys turned toward home..."]
    Hezzy of the Hills
  24. 23. ["Boy, oh boy it sure is good to be back..."]
    Junior Aviators
  25. 24. ["Hey Shorty -- the game is begining..."]
    Jack Dolittle
  26. 25. ["While back in Jug Point Willy was being kidded plenty..."]
    "Doc's" Little Big Show
  27. 26. ["Spring not being very far away..."]
    Books for the Junior and Juvenile
  28. 27. ["Bob's archaeologist uncle, Bruce, with Phil and Bob..."]
    Pals and Pastimes
  29. 28. [Snowball Fight]
    Bubs n' Schnubs
  30. 29. April Fool!
    Sights About Town
  31. 30. Lesson 10, Shading
    Learn Cartooning
  32. 31. ["Little Dinky attended the vaudeville show last night..."]
    Dinky
  33. 32. ["After that ruckus we had last night..."]
    Koko
  34. 33. [So what eh!"]
    The CC Kid
  35. 34. ["Then you're my Uncle Husky!"]
    Stubbie
  36. 35. Flags of All Nations
This issue was most recently modified by:
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