(November 1955)

Pocket Magazines, 1954 Series
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Volume
2
Price
0.15 USD
Pages
68
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Pocket Magazines, Inc.
Editing
Bruce Elliott (credited) (editor); Ron Bonn (associate editor)

Issue Notes

Indexed from scanned copy at https://digitalcomicmuseum.com/

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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Pencils
Keith Bernard (photograph); ?
Inks
Keith Bernard (photograph); ?
Colors
Keith Bernard (photograph)
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor

Jana Ekelund (Table of Contents: 1)

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Pencils
Peter Gowland (photograph)
Inks
Peter Gowland (photograph)
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

On inside front cover.

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

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Script
Jack Bonestell (signed as J. BONESTELL)
Pencils
Jack Bonestell (signed as J. BONESTELL)
Inks
Jack Bonestell (signed as J. BONESTELL)
Letters
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Ain't he a beaut?
Genre
humor

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

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Dick Smolinski (signed)
Pencils
Dick Smolinski (signed)
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Dick Smolinski (signed)
Letters
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Your cup runneth over.
Genre
humor

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

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Script
Glenn R. Bernhardt (signed as BERNHARDT)
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Glenn R. Bernhardt (signed as BERNHARDT)
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Glenn R. Bernhardt (signed as BERNHARDT)
Letters
Glenn R. Bernhardt (signed as BERNHARDT)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The Kingdom of Heaven is at hand...
Genre
humor
Synopsis
A church advertises that "the Kingdom of Heaven is at hand" but another sign says "closed for repairs."

[Man Paints Cow] (Table of Contents: 5)

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?
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?
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?

Genre
humor
Synopsis
A man paints a cow in order to identify it to hunters.

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

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Script
? [as Davis] (signed)
Pencils
? [as Davis] (signed)
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? [as Davis] (signed)
Letters
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
It's for you!
Genre
humor

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

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?
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?
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?
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
What's this nonsense about an anti-gravity machine?
Genre
humor

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

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? [as RB] (signed)
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? [as RB] (signed)
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? [as RB] (signed)
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Needless to say, deposists are up sharply.
Genre
humor

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

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Joseph Farris (signed as J G Farris)
Pencils
Joseph Farris (signed as J G Farris)
Inks
Joseph Farris (signed as J G Farris)
Letters
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Sweet Ad-a-line, my Ad-a-line...
Genre
humor

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

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?
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?
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?
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
I don't think we'll have any trouble getting her to talk.
Genre
humor

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

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Luther Scheffy (signed)
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Luther Scheffy (signed)
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Luther Scheffy (signed)
Letters
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
She has $80,000,000 - I like that in a girl.
Genre
humor

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

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?
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?
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?
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Remember five years ago, Edith?
Genre
humor

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

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Joseph Farris (signed as J G Farris)
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Joseph Farris (signed as J G Farris)
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Joseph Farris (signed as J G Farris)
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
My scores were much better before I entered the clergy.
Genre
humor; sports
Synopsis
A clergyman had a better golf score before he joined the clergy.
Keywords
golf

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

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?
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?
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?
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Slim who?
Genre
humor

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

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Script
Dick Smolinski (signed)
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Dick Smolinski (signed)
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Dick Smolinski (signed)
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
This is the best cold remedy on earth - especially good...
Genre
humor

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

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Harry Jones (signed)
Pencils
Harry Jones (signed)
Inks
Harry Jones (signed)
Letters
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Yeah, I like a boy with a car and plenty of money...
Genre
humor; teen

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

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Script
Roy Delgado (signed)
Pencils
Roy Delgado (signed)
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Roy Delgado (signed)
Letters
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
I never knew what real happines was until I got married.
Genre
humor

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

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Jefferson Machamer (signed as Jefferson Machamer)
Pencils
Jefferson Machamer (signed as Jefferson Machamer)
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Jefferson Machamer (signed as Jefferson Machamer)
Letters
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Looks like we're unloading them at last.
Genre
humor

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

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Jefferson Machamer (signed as Jefferson Machamer)
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Jefferson Machamer (signed as Jefferson Machamer)
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Jefferson Machamer (signed as Jefferson Machamer)
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
I'm not going to risk you at the beach 'til I know...
Genre
humor

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

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Serrano (signed as Serrano)
Pencils
Serrano (signed as Serrano)
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Serrano (signed as Serrano)
Letters
Serrano (signed as Serrano)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Disgusted
Genre
humor
Synopsis
A panhandler has a sign reading "disgusted" around his neck.

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

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Luther Scheffy (signed)
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Luther Scheffy (signed)
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Luther Scheffy (signed)
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
We're getting to the bottom of the barrel again.
Genre
humor

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

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? [as Gross] (signed)
Pencils
? [as Gross] (signed)
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? [as Gross] (signed)
Letters
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
My men are more scared of the corporal than of me.
Genre
humor; military

Lauren Lavalle (Table of Contents: 23)

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Pencils
? (photograph)
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? (photograph)
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Indexer Notes

Centerfold.

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

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?
Pencils
?
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?
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Wanda - go back to your room this instant and put something on.
Genre
humor

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

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Jack Bonestell (signed as J. BONESTELL)
Pencils
Jack Bonestell (signed as J. BONESTELL)
Inks
Jack Bonestell (signed as J. BONESTELL)
Letters
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Gotta match?
Genre
humor

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

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Jefferson Machamer (signed as Jefferson Machamer)
Pencils
Jefferson Machamer (signed as Jefferson Machamer)
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Jefferson Machamer (signed as Jefferson Machamer)
Letters
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Wow! Wait'll he sees the Superba Janitor Service...
Genre
humor

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

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Jefferson Machamer (signed as Jefferson Machamer)
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Jefferson Machamer (signed as Jefferson Machamer)
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Jefferson Machamer (signed as Jefferson Machamer)
Letters
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Quick, soldier, lend me a medal - my zipper busted!
Genre
humor

[Man Gazes at Another Woman] (Table of Contents: 28)

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Jefferson Machamer (signed as Jefferson Machamer)
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Jefferson Machamer (signed as Jefferson Machamer)
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Jefferson Machamer (signed as Jefferson Machamer)

Genre
humor
Synopsis
A man gazes at a woman who looks identical to his girlfriend.

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

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Jack Bonestell (signed as J. BONESTELL)
Pencils
Jack Bonestell (signed as J. BONESTELL)
Inks
Jack Bonestell (signed as J. BONESTELL)
Letters
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Say, your bridesmaid was sure a cute dish!
Genre
humor

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

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Jack O'Brien (signed as O'Brien)
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Jack O'Brien (signed as O'Brien)
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Jack O'Brien (signed as O'Brien)
Letters
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
That was quite a sermon, Reverend Morton.
Genre
humor

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

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Stanley Stamaty (signed as STAMATY)
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Stanley Stamaty (signed as STAMATY)
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Stanley Stamaty (signed as STAMATY)
Letters
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Don't get over-energized.
Genre
humor

[Strongman with Inflatable Barbell] (Table of Contents: 32)

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?
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?
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?

Genre
humor
Synopsis
A circus strongman has an inflatable barbell.

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

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Jack Bonestell (signed as J. BONESTELL)
Pencils
Jack Bonestell (signed as J. BONESTELL)
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Jack Bonestell (signed as J. BONESTELL)
Letters
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
This old house...
Genre
humor

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

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Luther Scheffy (signed)
Pencils
Luther Scheffy (signed)
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Luther Scheffy (signed)
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Yak, yak, yak, all day long; I hate this job!
Genre
humor
Synopsis
A yak farmer complains about his job.

[Monk Gets Haircut] (Table of Contents: 35)

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?
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Genre
humor
Synopsis
A monk gets a haircut. The barber uses a mirror to show him his bald spot.

[Hunting Dog Finds Women Bathing] (Table of Contents: 36)

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Harry Jones (signed)
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Harry Jones (signed)
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Harry Jones (signed)

Genre
humor
Synopsis
A hunting dog leads his master to two women who are about to go bathing.

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

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Harry Jones (signed)
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Harry Jones (signed)
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Harry Jones (signed)
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
No thanks, I'll leave them on...
Genre
humor

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

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? [as GRB] (signed)
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? [as GRB] (signed)
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? [as GRB] (signed)
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Sometimes, Firkins, I wish I knew how to swim.
Genre
humor

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

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? [as GRB] (signed)
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? [as GRB] (signed)
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? [as GRB] (signed)
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
I can see a tall, dark, and handsome man but...
Genre
humor

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

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? [as GRB] (signed)
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? [as GRB] (signed)
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? [as GRB] (signed)
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Your husband wants to know if he can get a word...
Genre
humor

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

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?
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What do you suppose we could give up for Lent?
Genre
humor

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

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Lloyd Baker (signed)
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Lloyd Baker (signed)
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Lloyd Baker (signed)
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
I did not ogle - I was reading her sweater!
Genre
humor

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

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Lundy (signed)
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Lundy (signed)
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Lundy (signed)
Letters
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hello, Joe - what's so funny?
Genre
humor

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

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Luther Scheffy (signed)
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Luther Scheffy (signed)
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Luther Scheffy (signed)
Letters
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
...But, on the other hand, in your condition...
Genre
humor

[Drummer Has Beer in Drums] (Table of Contents: 45)

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Script
Mel Scott (signed)
Pencils
Mel Scott (signed)
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Mel Scott (signed)

Genre
humor
Synopsis
A drummer is keeping beer inside his drums.

[Magician Pulls Hat Out of Rabbit] (Table of Contents: 46)

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Joseph Farris (signed as J G Farris)
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Joseph Farris (signed as J G Farris)
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Joseph Farris (signed as J G Farris)

Genre
humor
Synopsis
A magician pulls a hat out of his rabbit.

Joanne Arnold (Table of Contents: 47)

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Pencils
Peter Gowland (photograph)
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Peter Gowland (photograph)
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Indexer Notes

On inside back cover.

Linda Rochelle (Table of Contents: 48)

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Pencils
Keith Bernard (photograph)
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Keith Bernard (photograph)
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Indexer Notes

Back cover.

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. Jana Ekelund
  3. 2. ["Ain't he a beaut?"]
  4. 3. ["Your cup runneth over."]
  5. 4. ["The Kingdom of Heaven is at hand..."]
  6. 5. [Man Paints Cow]
  7. 6. ["It's for you!"]
  8. 7. ["What's this nonsense about an anti-gravity machine?"]
  9. 8. ["Needless to say, deposists are up sharply."]
  10. 9. ["Sweet Ad-a-line, my Ad-a-line..."]
  11. 10. ["I don't think we'll have any trouble getting her to talk."]
  12. 11. ["She has $80,000,000 - I like that in a girl."]
  13. 12. ["Remember five years ago, Edith?"]
  14. 13. ["My scores were much better before I entered the clergy."]
  15. 14. ["Slim who?"]
  16. 15. ["This is the best cold remedy on earth - especially good..."]
  17. 16. ["Yeah, I like a boy with a car and plenty of money..."]
  18. 17. ["I never knew what real happines was until I got married."]
  19. 18. ["Looks like we're unloading them at last."]
  20. 19. ["I'm not going to risk you at the beach 'til I know..."]
  21. 20. ["Disgusted"]
  22. 21. ["We're getting to the bottom of the barrel again."]
  23. 22. ["My men are more scared of the corporal than of me."]
  24. 23. Lauren Lavalle
  25. 24. ["Wanda - go back to your room this instant and put something on."]
  26. 25. ["Gotta match?"]
  27. 26. ["Wow! Wait'll he sees the Superba Janitor Service..."]
  28. 27. ["Quick, soldier, lend me a medal - my zipper busted!"]
  29. 28. [Man Gazes at Another Woman]
  30. 29. ["Say, your bridesmaid was sure a cute dish!"]
  31. 30. ["That was quite a sermon, Reverend Morton."]
  32. 31. ["Don't get over-energized."]
  33. 32. [Strongman with Inflatable Barbell]
  34. 33. ["This old house..."]
  35. 34. ["Yak, yak, yak, all day long; I hate this job!"]
  36. 35. [Monk Gets Haircut]
  37. 36. [Hunting Dog Finds Women Bathing]
  38. 37. ["No thanks, I'll leave them on..."]
  39. 38. ["Sometimes, Firkins, I wish I knew how to swim."]
  40. 39. ["I can see a tall, dark, and handsome man but..."]
  41. 40. ["Your husband wants to know if he can get a word..."]
  42. 41. ["What do you suppose we could give up for Lent?"]
  43. 42. ["I did not ogle - I was reading her sweater!"]
  44. 43. ["Hello, Joe - what's so funny?"]
  45. 44. ["...But, on the other hand, in your condition..."]
  46. 45. [Drummer Has Beer in Drums]
  47. 46. [Magician Pulls Hat Out of Rabbit]
  48. 47. Joanne Arnold
  49. 48. Linda Rochelle
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