(January 1943)

Marvel, 1942 Series
< Previous Issue |
| Next Issue >
Volume
2
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1942-11-24
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Timely Comics, Inc.
Editing
Stan Lee (Editorial and Art Director)
Color
Full Color
Dimensions
Standard Golden Age U.S.
Paper Stock
Newsprint; Glossy Cover
Binding
Saddle-Stitched
Publishing Format
Was ongoing series

Issue Notes

The on-sale date is from the publication date recorded in the Catalog of Copyright Entries, Part 2, Periodicals, 1943, New Series, Vol. 38, No. 1.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Vince Fago ?
Inks
Vince Fago ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr. and Hames Ware.

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

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

Script
Stan Lee ?
Pencils
Vince Fago ?
Inks
Vince Fago ?; George Klein ?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals

Indexer Notes

Lists Stan Lee as Editorial and Art Director, Bill King as Associate, Vince Fago and Ernest Hart as Animation Supervisors, Mel Barry as technical advisor, Frank Carino, A. Allen Jaffee, Dennis Neville, and Kin Platt as Layout Designers, Gary Keller, M. Acquaviva, and David Gantz as Special Effects, George Klein, Mike Sekowsky, and E. Win[iarski] as Chiefs of Staffs, Robert Solomon as Consulting Expert, and Stanley Martin [Lieber, aka Stan Lee] as Script and Story Specialist.

Inside front cover.

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

Widjit Witch / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee (signed)
Pencils
Kin Platt (signed)
Inks
Kin Platt (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Would you like to know how Hitler got that medal?
Genre
humor
Characters
Widjit Witch; Goobee the Goblin; Adolf Hitler (in crystal ball and off-panel)

Indexer Notes

The signatures are tiny and nearly illegible along the bottom edge of the splash page under the flames.

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

Comedy Fun Page / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Vince Fago ?
Inks
Vince Fago ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr. and Hames Ware.

The Prince of Wails (Table of Contents: 4)

Super Baby / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Joe Beck ?
Inks
George Klein ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; superhero
Characters
Super Baby (introduction; origin)

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr. and Hames Ware.

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

Comedy Fun Page / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Vince Fago ?
Inks
Vince Fago ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr. and Hames Ware.

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

Morty and Buck Baboon / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
How ya feelin', Buck?
Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Morty; Buck; Daisy

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

Comedy Fun Page / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Vince Fago ?
Inks
Vince Fago ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr. and Hames Ware.

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

Tommy Cat / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
David Gantz ?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
If I don't get some fire soon...
Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Tommy Cat

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr. and Hames Ware.

Hoiman Calls Mooger a Plidicawiggle! (Table of Contents: 9)

text story / 1.66 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

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

statement of ownership / 0.34 page (report information)

Script
Martin Goodman (signed); Regina N. Gerber (notary public)
Letters
typeset
Editing
Stan Lee (editor); Martin Goodman (owner; managing editor); Abraham Goodman (business manager); Timely Comics, Inc. (owner, publisher)

Synopsis
Statement of Ownership of Comedy Comics published monthly at Meriden, Conn., for October 1, 1942.
All addresses given as 330 W. 42nd St., N.Y., N.Y.

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

Krazy Komics / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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

Percy Penguin / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dennis Neville ?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Oh boy, some fun!
Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Percy; Fizz; Mrs. Frammis

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr. and Hames Ware.

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

Comedy Fun Page / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Vince Fago ?
Inks
Vince Fago ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr. and Hames Ware.

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

Floop and Skilly Boo / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee ?
Pencils
Vince Fago [as V. Fago] (signed)
Inks
Vince Fago
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Rabbits are the most annoying creatures in the world!
Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Floop (introduction); Skilly Boo (introduction); Pop (introduction, Floop's father)

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

Comedy Fun Page / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Vince Fago ?
Inks
Vince Fago ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr. and Hames Ware.

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

Waldo and Ferdy / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Al Jaffee
Inks
Al Jaffee
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hi folks!
Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Waldo; Ferdy

Indexer Notes

At one point, Waldo says "Now I'll show you a trick I saw somebody pull in Krazy Komics!!"

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr. and Hames Ware.

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

Comedy Fun Page / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Vince Fago ?
Inks
Vince Fago ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr. and Hames Ware.

Hero! (Table of Contents: 18)

Skip O'Hare / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ernie Hart (signed)
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Skip O'Hare

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

Terry-Toons Comics #1 / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

At Last! (Table of Contents: 20) (Expand) /

Krazy Komiks #4 / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Super Baby
  3. 2. ["Would you like to know how Hitler got that medal?"]
    Widjit Witch
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Comedy Fun Page
  5. 4. The Prince of Wails
    Super Baby
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Comedy Fun Page
  7. 6. ["How ya feelin', Buck?"]
    Morty and Buck Baboon
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Comedy Fun Page
  9. 8. ["If I don't get some fire soon..."]
    Tommy Cat
  10. 9. Hoiman Calls Mooger a Plidicawiggle!
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
  12. 11. ["Hi ya, kids!"]
    Krazy Komics
  13. 12. ["Oh boy, some fun!"]
    Percy Penguin
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Comedy Fun Page
  15. 14. ["Rabbits are the most annoying creatures in the world!"]
    Floop and Skilly Boo
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Comedy Fun Page
  17. 16. ["Hi folks!"]
    Waldo and Ferdy
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    Comedy Fun Page
  19. 18. Hero!
    Skip O'Hare
  20. 19. ["From the screen to you!!"]
    Terry-Toons Comics #1
  21. 20. At Last!
    Krazy Komiks #4
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Henry Andrews
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Lou Mougin
  • Tillmann Courth
  • Del Gruber
  • Gary L. Watson
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin