Herbie #10
(June-July 1965)

American Comics Group, 1964 Series
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Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly February, March, August, September; bi-monthly April-May, June-July, October-November, December-January
On-sale Date
1965-03-18
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Best Syndicated Features, Inc.
Brand
American Comics Group ACG
Editing
Richard Hughes

Issue Notes

On-sale date from 1965 Periodicals, Copyright Office, Library of Congress.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Herbie / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Ogden Whitney (signed)
Inks
Ogden Whitney (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; satire-parody; superhero
Characters
Herbie Popnecker (as Fat Fury)

Indexer Notes

Fat Fury riding bomb

Plump Lump vs. Black Whack! (Table of Contents: 1)

Herbie / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script
Richard Hughes [as Shane O'Shea]
Pencils
Ogden Whitney
Inks
Ogden Whitney
Colors
?
Letters
Ed Hamilton

Genre
humor; satire-parody; superhero
Characters
Herbie Popnecker; Pincus Popnecker; Mrs. Popnecker; Black Whack; J. Edgar Hoover; Fat Fury
Synopsis
Herbie's dad has fallen on hard times, so Herbie gets him a job selling bowling balls. Problem is, the bowling balls hypnotize people into giving up their money, but not Herbie. Herbie's dad is arrested as the mastermind, but the Fat Fury clears his name by finding the real Black Whack.

Indexer Notes

Story: "Stranger, The Name's Shane O'Shea!" /
Art: "Just Li'l Ol' Me -- Ogden Whitney!"

Ticklepuss Rides Again! (Table of Contents: 2)

Herbie / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Richard Hughes [as Shane O'Shea]
Pencils
Ogden Whitney
Inks
Ogden Whitney
Colors
?
Letters
Ed Hamilton

Genre
humor; satire-parody; superhero
Characters
Herbie Herbie Popnecker; Pincus Popnecker; Mrs. Popnecker; Ticklepuss
Synopsis
Herbie has a nightmare of the return of Ticklepuss, his stone age female double. His dad buys a house next to an excavation that opens up an old cave with a pterodactyl and a cave girl.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Wotta Story! ... Shane O'Shea And What Art! ... Ogden Whitney.

Ticklepuss first appeared in "A Caveman Named Herbie" in Herbie #6 (January 1965) and is one of the only repeat characters besides Herbie's immediate family.

Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Herbie
  2. 1. Plump Lump vs. Black Whack!
    Herbie
  3. 2. Ticklepuss Rides Again!
    Herbie
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