Flip #2
(June 1954)

Harvey, 1954 Series
Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
Bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Illustrated Humor, Inc.
Brand
?
Editing
Sid Jacobson
Color
Color
Paper Stock
Newsprint

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Howard Nostrand
Inks
Howard Nostrand
Colors
?
Letters
Joe Rosen

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Darn Wind
Genre
humor
Synopsis
A strong gust of wind is enough to blow a man's head off of his shoulders.

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

Section 8 / text article / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Sid Jacobson ?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The Dew Glistened Like Silver Bubbles
Synopsis
Florid description of how reading Flip will aid your life.

Breaking Through The Huckle Barrier (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Nat Barnett
Pencils
Howard Nostrand
Inks
Howard Nostrand
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
John; Foddah
Synopsis
The son of an airfield owner is determined to break the "huckle-barrier", no matter how many planes he wrecks in the process.

Indexer Notes

Hoeward Nostrand stated in Squa Tront #13 (2012) that this story was written by Nat Barnett.

[Bathtub Naval Battle] (Table of Contents: 3)

Ulysses / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Warren Kremer
Inks
Warren Kremer
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Ulysses
Synopsis
A toy sub mysteriously appears in Ulysses' tub and sinks his toy raft.

Fight Against Scares (Table of Contents: 4)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
? [as Leopold Mxtplk]
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
satire-parody
Synopsis
Writing under a pseudonym, the world famous manufacturer of a famous laxative describes his visit to a psychiatrist.

Boston Tea Party (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bob Powell
Inks
Howard Nostrand ?; Bob Powell; George Siefringer
Colors
?
Letters
Martin Epp

Genre
satire-parody
Synopsis
A satirical look at the causes of and the events surrounding the Boston Tea Party.

The Shriek Of Araby (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Howard Nostrand
Pencils
Howard Nostrand
Inks
Howard Nostrand
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
satire-parody
Characters
Lady Diana Arbuthnott; Sheik Hassan Ben Sober
Synopsis
Parody of the silent film "The Sheik"; a desert prince abducts a British tourist and soon comes to regret it.
Reprints

[Musical Mice] (Table of Contents: 7)

Ulysses / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Warren Kremer
Inks
Warren Kremer
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Ulysses
Synopsis
A friend wants to buy Ulysses' pet mice, one of whom sings and the other plays the piano.

How To Write A Novel (Table of Contents: 8)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Nat Barnett ?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
satire-parody
Synopsis
Satire of how-to articles.

Good Ole Mother Meddler (Table of Contents: 9)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bob Powell
Inks
Martin Epp ?; Bob Powell; George Siefringer
Colors
?
Letters
Martin Epp

Genre
humor
Characters
Mother Meddler; Hector; Jane
Synopsis
A meddling old woman tries to reconcile a timid young man with his borderline psychotic romantic interest.
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Darn Wind"]
  2. 1. ["The Dew Glistened Like Silver Bubbles"]
    Section 8
  3. 2. Breaking Through The Huckle Barrier
  4. 3. [Bathtub Naval Battle]
    Ulysses
  5. 4. Fight Against Scares
  6. 5. Boston Tea Party
  7. 6. The Shriek Of Araby
  8. 7. [Musical Mice]
    Ulysses
  9. 8. How To Write A Novel
  10. 9. Good Ole Mother Meddler
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