(May 1937)

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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
68
Indicia frequency
Monthly
On-sale date
1937-03-26
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Editing
?
Color
Full Color & Some Black & White
Dimensions
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding
Saddle-Stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

On sale date based on a house ad in the previous issue of The Funnies which states that this issue was expected to be on sale Friday March 26th.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Seen anything of a baseball, Mister?
Genre
humor

[Big Game Hunting] (Table of Contents: 1)

Reg'lar Fellers / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

Script
Gene Byrnes (credited)
Pencils
Gene Byrnes (credited, signed)
Inks
Gene Byrnes (credited, signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; children
Characters
Jimmie Dugan; Pinhead Duffy; Puddinhead Duffy
Reprints
  • from Reg'lar Fellers Sunday (The Bell Syndicate, Inc.) 1936.07.05

Indexer Notes

"© 1936 Gene Byrnes"

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

Daisybelle / comic story / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
Gene Byrnes (credited)
Pencils
Gene Byrnes (credited, signed)
Inks
Gene Byrnes (credited, signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Oh, Mister, your hat's on crooked!
Genre
humor; children
Characters
Daisybelle
Reprints
  • from Daisybelle Sunday (The Bell Syndicate, Inc.) 1936.07.05

Indexer Notes

"© 1936 Gene Byrnes"

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

Alley Oop / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
V. T. Hamlin (signed)
Pencils
V. T. Hamlin (signed)
Inks
V. T. Hamlin (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hello, Alley Oop
Genre
humor; historical
Characters
Alley Oop
Reprints
  • from Alley Oop Sunday (NEA Service, Inc.) 1936.06.07
Keywords
cavemen; Stone Age

Indexer Notes

"© 1936 by NEA Service, Inc."

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

Alley Oop / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
V. T. Hamlin (signed)
Pencils
V. T. Hamlin (signed)
Inks
V. T. Hamlin (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hey, you guys - y'oughta seen what I've jus' seen - boyoboy!
Genre
humor; historical
Characters
Alley Oop; Dinny; Foozy; King Guzzle
Reprints
  • from Alley Oop Sunday (NEA Service, Inc.) 1936.06.14
Keywords
cavemen; dinosaur; Stone Age

Indexer Notes

"© 1936 by NEA Service, Inc."

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

Alley Oop / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
V. T. Hamlin (signed)
Pencils
V. T. Hamlin (signed)
Inks
V. T. Hamlin (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
With all th' axes we have on hand
Genre
humor; historical
Characters
Alley Oop; Dinny; Foozy; King Tunk
Reprints
  • from Alley Oop Sunday (NEA Service, Inc.) 1936.06.21
Keywords
cavemen; dinosaur; Lemian Frontier; Stone Age

Indexer Notes

"© 1936 by NEA Service, Inc."

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

Alley Oop / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
V. T. Hamlin (signed)
Pencils
V. T. Hamlin (signed)
Inks
V. T. Hamlin (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
'Haw, haw' did ol King Tunk burn up when he read th' stuff I wrote
Genre
humor; historical
Characters
Alley Oop; Dinny; Foozy; King Tunk
Keywords
cavemen; dinosaur; Lemian Frontier; Stone Age

Indexer Notes

"© 1936 by NEA Service, Inc."

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

Herky / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Clyde Lewis (credited, signed)
Pencils
Clyde Lewis (credited, signed)
Inks
Clyde Lewis (credited, signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Well, you're pretty small
Genre
humor; children
Characters
Herky; Albert; Chuck; Herb
Reprints
  • from Herky Sunday (NEA Service, Inc.) 1936.04.05
Keywords
circus; clown; elephants

Indexer Notes

"© 1936 by NEA Service, Inc."

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

Herky / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Clyde Lewis (credited and signed)
Pencils
Clyde Lewis (credited and signed)
Inks
Clyde Lewis (credited and signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Don't drink your milk so fast, Herky, you'll be sick!
Genre
humor; children
Characters
Herky; Herky's father; Herky's Mother
Reprints
  • from Herky Sunday (NEA Service, Inc.) 1936.xx.xx

Indexer Notes

"© 1936 by NEA Service, Inc."

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

Herky / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Clyde Lewis (credited and signed)
Pencils
Clyde Lewis (credited and signed)
Inks
Clyde Lewis (credited and signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I feel lika feather in th' breeze
Genre
humor; children
Characters
Herky; Lois
Reprints
  • from Herky Sunday (NEA Service, Inc.) 1936.04.12
Keywords
Easter; Easter eggs

Indexer Notes

"© 1936 by NEA Service, Inc."

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

Home Magic / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
A. W. Nugent (credited, signed)
Pencils
A. W. Nugent (credited, signed)
Inks
A. W. Nugent (credited, signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
This little trick is easy to perform
Genre
non-fiction

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

Dan Dunn Secret Operative 48 / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Norman Marsh (credited)
Pencils
Norman Marsh (credited)
Inks
Norman Marsh (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
It looks as if it were going to rain
Genre
detective-mystery
Characters
Dan Dunn; Babs; Irwin; Kay
Reprints
  • from Dan Dunn Sunday (Publishers Syndicate) 1936.09.20
Keywords
goat

Indexer Notes

"Copyright 1936, by Publishers Syndicate."

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

Dan Dunn Secret Operative 48 / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Norman Marsh (credited)
Pencils
Norman Marsh (credited)
Inks
Norman Marsh (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Ah! So that's the Stacy mansion, eh, Bankok?
Genre
detective-mystery
Characters
Dan Dunn; Chief; Bankok (villain); Mr. Dake (villain)
Reprints
  • from Dan Dunn Sunday (Publishers Syndicate) 1936.09.27
Keywords
Stacy mansion

Indexer Notes

"Copyright 1936, by Publishers Syndicate."

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

Dan Dunn Secret Operative 48 / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Norman Marsh (credited)
Pencils
Norman Marsh (credited)
Inks
Norman Marsh (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
So chauffeur, you've actually seen where this priceless jewel of Mr. Stacy's is kept??
Genre
detective-mystery
Characters
Dan Dunn; Chief; Kay; Bankok (villain); Mr. Dake (villain)
Reprints
  • from Dan Dunn Sunday (Publishers Syndicate) 1936.10.04
Keywords
Stacy mansion; The Sha's Tear

Indexer Notes

"Copyright 1936, by Publishers Syndicate."

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

Dan Dunn Secret Operative 48 / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Norman Marsh (credited)
Pencils
Norman Marsh (credited)
Inks
Norman Marsh (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Don't stand in my way, officer
Genre
detective-mystery
Characters
Dan Dunn; Chief; Officer Murphy; Bankok (villain); Mr. Dake (villain)
Reprints
  • from Dan Dunn Sunday (Publishers Syndicate) 1936.10.11
Keywords
Stacy Mansion; The Sha's Tear

Indexer Notes

"Copyright 1936, by Publishers Syndicate."

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

Our Boarding House with Major Hoople / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I was in search of a large specimen of constrictor for P.T. Barnum's circus
Genre
humor; domestic
Characters
Alvin; Major Hoople [also as Uncle Amos Hoople]
Reprints
  • from Our Boarding House with Major Hoople Sunday (NEA Service, Inc.) 1936.xx.xx
Keywords
garter snake

Indexer Notes

"© 1936 by NEA Service, Inc."

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

Our Boarding House with Major Hoople / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Haw, Alvin, I'll tell you of three truly remarkable hypnotic demonstrations
Genre
humor; domestic
Characters
Alvin; Major Hoople [also as Uncle Amos Hoople]; Martha Hoople
Reprints
  • from Our Boarding House with Major Hoople Sunday (NEA Service, Inc.) 1936.xx.xx
Keywords
hypnotism

Indexer Notes

"© 1936 by NEA Service, Inc."

The Landing! (Table of Contents: 17)

Ben Webster's Page / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Edwin Alger [as Jay Jerome Williams] (credited)
Pencils
Edwin Alger [as Jay Jerome Williams] (signed)
Inks
Edwin Alger [as Jay Jerome Williams] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure
Characters
Ben Webster; Briar (a dog); Cap'n Avery [Phineas Avery]; Elmer Avery; Zebulon Zippy; Eel (villain); Sam Billop (villain)
Reprints
  • from Ben Webster's Page (Bell Syndicate) 1936.xx.xx
Keywords
Mary Kennedy; Thanksgiving Island

Ashore! (Table of Contents: 18)

Ben Webster's Page / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Edwin Alger (credited)
Pencils
Edwin Alger [as Jay Jerome Williams] (signed)
Inks
Edwin Alger [as Jay Jerome Williams] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure
Characters
Ben Webster; Briar (a dog); Cap'n Avery [Phineas Avery]; Elmer Avery; John Standish; Zebulon Zippy; Eel (villain); Sam Billop (villain)
Reprints
  • from Ben Webster's Page (Bell Syndicate) 1936.xx.xx
Keywords
malaria; Mary Kennedy; Thanksgiving Island

The Struggle! (Table of Contents: 19)

Ben Webster's Page / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Edwin Alger (credited)
Pencils
Edwin Alger [as Jay Jerome Williams] (signed)
Inks
Edwin Alger [as Jay Jerome Williams] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure
Characters
Ben Webster; Elmer Avery; Eel (villain); Sam Billop (villain)
Reprints
  • from Ben Webster's Page (Bell Syndicate) 1936.xx.xx
Keywords
Mary Kennedy; Thanksgiving Island

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

G Men on the Job / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Dick Blair (credited)
Pencils
Milt Youngren (credited)
Inks
Milt Youngren (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The murder gun shows your fingerprints
Characters
Agent Bill Lee; Jack Turner; Harry Scott (villain); Jiggs Sullivan (villain); Scar Lester (villain); Slim (villain)
Reprints
  • from The Big Little Book - G Men on the Job (Whitman Publishing Co.) #1168

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

Captain Easy / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Roy Crane (credited)
Pencils
Roy Crane (credited, signed)
Inks
Roy Crane (credited, signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
A bandit?
Genre
adventure
Characters
Captain Easy; Colonel Wottamuggi
Reprints
  • from Captain Easy Sunday (NEA Service, Inc.) 1936.xx.xx
Keywords
Forlorna; Hitaxia

Indexer Notes

"© 1936 by NEA Service, Inc."

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

Captain Easy / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Roy Crane (credited)
Pencils
Roy Crane (credited, signed)
Inks
Roy Crane (credited, signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Extra! Secret police looka for hook-nosed bandit
Genre
adventure
Characters
Captain Easy; Clipper Watson
Reprints
  • from Captain Easy Sunday (NEA Service, Inc.) 1936.xx.xx
Keywords
Forlona; Hitaxia

Indexer Notes

"© 1936 by NEA Service, Inc."

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

Captain Easy / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Roy Crane (credited)
Pencils
Roy Crane (credited, signed)
Inks
Roy Crane (credited, signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Come on, we better go to my rooms.
Genre
adventure
Characters
Captain Easy; Clipper Watson
Reprints
  • from Captain Easy Sunday (NEA Service, Inc.) 1936.xx.xx
Keywords
Forlona; Hitaxia

Indexer Notes

"© 1936 by NEA Service, Inc."

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

Captain Easy / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Roy Crane (credited)
Pencils
Roy Crane (credited, signed)
Inks
Roy Crane (credited, signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Boys, meet the new officer in the Royal Grenadiers, Captain Easy
Genre
adventure
Characters
Captain Easy; Clipper Watson; Colonel Wottamuggi
Reprints
  • from Captain Easy Sunday (NEA Service, Inc.) 1936.xx.xx
Keywords
Forlorna; Hitaxia

Indexer Notes

"© 1936 by NEA Service, Inc."

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

The Funnies Crossword Puzzle Page / activity / 1.2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

Includes the solutions for the crossword puzzles that are located at the bottom of the second Bronc Peeler story.

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

Stranger Than Fiction / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Richard W. Thomas (credited)
Pencils
Walter Galli (credited)
Inks
Walter Galli (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Blue
Genre
non-fiction
Characters
Blue (a dog)
Reprints
  • from Stranger Than Fiction daily (Watkins Syndicate, Inc.) xxxx.xx.xx

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

Boots / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Edgar Martin (credited)
Pencils
Edgar Martin (credited)
Inks
Edgar Martin (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Boy! I gotta idea!
Genre
humor; domestic
Characters
Boots; Horace; Jimmy; Opal
Reprints
  • from Boots Sunday (NEA Service, Inc.) 1936.xx.xx

Indexer Notes

"© 1936 by NEA Service, Inc."

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 28)

Boots / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Edgar Martin [as Martin] (credited)
Pencils
Edgar Martin [as Martin] (credited)
Inks
Edgar Martin (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hello, Ferdy!
Genre
humor; domestic
Characters
Boots; Ferdy
Reprints
  • from Boots Sunday (NEA Service, Inc.) 1936.07.05

Indexer Notes

"© 1936 by NEA Service, Inc."

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

Boots / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Edgar Martin (credited)
Pencils
Edgar Martin (credited)
Inks
Edgar Martin (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Tsk tsk!
Genre
humor; domestic
Characters
Boots; Cora Tutt; Professor Stephen Tutt
Reprints
  • from Boots Sunday (NEA Service, Inc.) 1936.xx.xx

Indexer Notes

"© 1936 by NEA Service, Inc."

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

Out Our Way with the Willets / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
J. R. Williams [as Williams] (credited)
Pencils
J. R. Williams [as Williams] (credited)
Inks
J. R. Williams [as Williams] (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I'll get you, if it takes all day!
Genre
humor; domestic
Characters
Lil Willets; Mrs. Willets; Willis Willets
Reprints
  • from Out Our Way Sunday (NEA Service, Inc.) xxxx.xx.xx

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

Bronc Peeler / comic story / 0.8 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Fred Harman (credited, signed)
Inks
Fred Harman (credited, signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I've ridden outlaws before, Ramon
Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Bronc Peeler; Ramon Gonzolas; Raquel Garcia

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

Uncle Bill / comic story / 0.2 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Fred Harman (credited, signed)
Inks
Fred Harman (credited, signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Ya think I'll live, Doc?
Genre
humor; western-frontier
Characters
Uncle Bill

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

Bronc Peeler / comic story / 0.8 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Fred Harman (credited, signed)
Inks
Fred Harman (credited, signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I don't know who shot that hoss, Ramon
Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Bronc Peeler; Ramon Gonzolas; Raquel Garcia

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

The Tiny Mites / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Hal Cochran (credited)
Pencils
George Scarbo (credited, signed)
Inks
George Scarbo (credited, signed)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The funny hammer laughed in glee
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Dotty; Duncy; Goldy; Mr. Hammer; Scouty; The Tinies; Windy

Indexer Notes

"© 1936 by NEA Service, Inc."

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 35)

Out Our Way with the Willets / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
J. R. Williams [as Williams] (credited)
Pencils
J. R. Williams [as Williams] (credited)
Inks
J. R. Williams [as Williams] (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Good gosh! Rags are like gold around here.
Genre
humor; domestic
Characters
Mrs. Willets; Willis Willets; Mrs. Greers
Reprints
  • from Out Our Way Sunday (NEA Service, Inc.) xxxx.xx.xx

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 36)

Out Our Way with the Willets / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
J. R. Williams [as Williams] (credited)
Pencils
J. R. Williams [as Williams] (credited)
Inks
J. R. Williams [as Williams] (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
This room gives me the jitters
Genre
humor; domestic
Characters
Mrs. Willets; Willis Willets
Reprints
  • from Out Our Way Sunday (NEA Service, Inc.) xxxx.xx.xx

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

Tailspin Tommy / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Hal Forrest (credited)
Pencils
Hal Forrest (credited, signed)
Inks
Hal Forrest (credited, signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Tom! That first yacht looks like th' Nina!
Genre
adventure; aviation
Characters
Tailspin Tommy [Tommy Tomkins]; Betty Lou Barnes; Daniel Duane; Nina Duane; Skeeter [Skeets Milligan]; Cardigan (villain)
Reprints
  • from Tailspin Tommy Sunday (The Bell Syndiate, Inc.) 19xx.xx.xx
Keywords
Nina; pirates

Indexer Notes

Strip #353

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

Tailspin Tommy / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Hal Forrest (credited)
Pencils
Hal Forrest (credited, signed)
Inks
Hal Forrest (credited, signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
H...help! Man overboard!
Genre
adventure; aviation
Characters
Tailspin Tommy [Tommy Tomkins]; Betty Lou Barnes; Skeeter [Skeets Milligan]; Cardigan (villain, death)
Reprints
  • from Tailspin Tommy Sunday (The Bell Syndiate, Inc.) 19xx.xx.xx
Keywords
Nina; pirates; sharks

Indexer Notes

Strip #354

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

Tailspin Tommy / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Hal Forrest (credited)
Pencils
Hal Forrest (credited, signed)
Inks
Hal Forrest (credited, signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Heaven...help...me
Genre
adventure; aviation
Characters
Tailspin Tommy [Tommy Tomkins]; Betty Lou Barnes; Skeeter [Skeets Milligan]
Reprints
  • from Tailspin Tommy Sunday (The Bell Syndiate, Inc.) 19xx.xx.xx
Keywords
Nina; sharks

Indexer Notes

Strip #355

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

Four Aces / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Hal Forrest (credited)
Pencils
Hal Forrest (credited, signed)
Inks
Hal Forrest (credited, signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
You got just three minutes to decide
Genre
adventure; aviation
Characters
The Four Aces [Lt. Larry Gale; Ronnie [Ronald Newton]]; Dirko (villain); Pete (villain)
Reprints
  • from Four Aces Sunday (The Bell Syndiate, Inc.) 19xx.xx.xx

[The Man Who Traded Seven Wifes for One Horse!] (Table of Contents: 41)

Stranger Than Fiction / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Richard W. Thomas (credited)
Pencils
Walter Galli (credited, signed)
Inks
Walter Galli (credited, signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction
Characters
Unig Baile
Reprints
  • from Stranger Than Fiction daily (Watkins Syndicate, Inc.) 1936.01.06

Back to Normalcy (Table of Contents: 42)

Stories In Stamps / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Isidore Klein [as I. S. Klein] (credited)
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
?

Characters
Warren G. Harding

Indexer Notes

"Copyright, 1936, NEA Service, Inc."

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

Og Son of Fire / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Irving Crump
Pencils
Kevin Royt
Inks
Kevin Royt
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
With a snarl the leader was over the fire.
Genre
historical
Characters
Og; Nada; Ru
Reprints
  • from The Big Little Book - Og, Son of Fire (Whitman Publishing Co.) #1115
Keywords
caveman; goat; wolf

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

Our Boarding House with Major Hoople / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
While an agent in the secret service of the Czar
Genre
humor; domestic
Characters
Major Hoople
Reprints
  • from Our Boarding House with Major Hoople Sunday (NEA Service, Inc.) 19xx.xx.xx

[The Reform; The Short, Dark Man; Heroes are Made - Not Born] (Table of Contents: 45)

The Worry Wart / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
J. R. Williams (credited)
Pencils
J. R. Williams (credited)
Inks
J. R. Williams (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Eddie
Reprints
  • from The Worry Wart daily (NEA Service, Inc.) 19xx.xx.xx

Indexer Notes

4 single panel cartoons.

Was His Face Red!!! (Table of Contents: 46)

Scribbly / comic story / 0.8 page (report information)

Script
Sheldon Mayer (credited)
Pencils
Sheldon Mayer (credited, signed)
Inks
Sheldon Mayer (credited, signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Scribbly Jibbet; Dinky Jibbet; Bobby Breen; Deanna Durbin
Synopsis
Scribbly is waiting to watch a live radio broadcast of the Eddie Cantor show, featuring child singers Bobby Breen and Deanna Durbin. He strikes up a conversation with a boy and girl waiting in the lobby for the show, and brags to them that he is a cartoonist. After they leave, an usher informs Scribbly that they were Bobby Breen and Deanna Durbin.
Reprints

Why Big Brothers Leave Home by Scribbly (Table of Contents: 47)

Scribbly / comic story / 0.2 page (report information)

Script
Sheldon Mayer [as Scribbly] (credited)
Pencils
Sheldon Mayer [as Scribbly] (credited)
Inks
Sheldon Mayer [as Scribbly] (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Golly-I didn't know there were so many kid-brothers an' sisters in th' world
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Scribbly Jibbet; Dinky Jibbet
Synopsis
Scribbly thanks the young readers for sending in letters about their kid-brothers and sisters.
Reprints

Gettin' Up in th' World! (Table of Contents: 48)

Scribbly / comic story / 0.8 page (report information)

Script
Sheldon Mayer (credited)
Pencils
Sheldon Mayer (credited, signed)
Inks
Sheldon Mayer (credited, signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Scribbly Jibbet; Mrs. Jibbet; Dinky Jibbet; Ving Parker; Edward (Ving Parker's chauffeur); Jeff Machemer; Milt Gross (cartoonist); Harry Hershfield (cartoonist)
Synopsis
Ving Parker brings Scribbly to his first Cartoonist's Dinner, which is being broadcast on the radio. Scribbly is shocked when he is announced as the next speaker.
Reprints
Keywords
cartoonist; Cartoonist's Dinner; dinner

Why Big Brothers Leave Home by Scribbly (Table of Contents: 49)

Scribbly / comic story / 0.2 page (report information)

Script
Sheldon Mayer [as Scribbly] (credited)
Pencils
Sheldon Mayer [as Scribbly] (credited)
Inks
Sheldon Mayer [as Scribbly] (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I wanna go to th' movies wit' Scwibbly!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Scribbly Jibbet; Mrs. Jibbet; Dinky Jibbet
Synopsis
When Scribbly's kid brother complains to his mother, Scribbly is forced to take him to the movies. Once there, he tells Scribbly he saw this picture and wants to go home.
Reprints
Keywords
movies

Indexer Notes

Based on an idea sent in by Joseph Stim.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 50)

Don Dixon and the Hidden Empire / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Moore ?
Pencils
Carl Pfeufer ?
Inks
Carl Pfeufer ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
You are bold, Mala
Genre
adventure
Characters
Don Dixon; Mala; Prince Simbi; Tek
Reprints
  • from Don Dixon and the Hidden Empire Sunday (Watkins Syndicate) ?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 51)

Tad of the Tanbark / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Bob Moore (credited)
Pencils
Carl Pfeufer (credited)
Inks
Carl Pfeufer (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Larkin, you're in a bad spot
Genre
adventure
Characters
Tad Speed (flashback, baby); Dave Speed (flashback); Larkin; Mr. Morgan; Mrs. Speed (flashback); Tony Bozano (flashback)
Reprints
  • from Tad of the Tanbark Sunday (Watkins Syndicate) ?
Keywords
circus

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 52)

Flapper Fanny / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Gladys Parker (credited)
Pencils
Gladys Parker (credited)
Inks
Gladys Parker (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
What do you mean, 'Mr. Schultz' is a crook?
Genre
humor
Characters
Flapper Fanny
Reprints
  • from Flapper Fanny Sunday (NEA Service, Inc.) 1935.10.20

A Clean Sweep-All Around! (Table of Contents: 53)

Salesman Sam / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
C. D. Small [as Small] (credited)
Pencils
C. D. Small [as Small] (credited, signed)
Inks
C. D. Small [as Small] (credited, signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; domestic
Characters
Sam Howdy; Mrs. Hoople
Reprints
  • from Salesman Sam Sunday (NEA Service, Inc.) 1935.10.20

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 54)

Reg'lar Fellers / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

Script
Gene Byrnes (credited)
Pencils
Gene Byrnes (credited, signed)
Inks
Gene Byrnes (credited, signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Give me a ride on the handle-bars
Genre
humor; children
Characters
Jimmie Dugan; Pinhead Duffy; Puddinhead Duffy
Reprints
  • from Reg'lar Fellers Sunday (The Bell Syndicate, Inc.) 19xx.xx.xx
Keywords
bicycle

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 55)

Daisybelle / comic story / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
Gene Byrnes (credited)
Pencils
Gene Byrnes (credited, signed)
Inks
Gene Byrnes (credited, signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
This is business insurance
Genre
humor; children
Characters
Daisybelle
Reprints
  • from Daisybelle Sunday (The Bell Syndicate, Inc.) 19xx.xx.xx
Keywords
lemonade stand

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 56)

Reg'lar Fellers / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

Script
Gene Byrnes (credited)
Pencils
Gene Byrnes (credited, signed)
Inks
Gene Byrnes (credited, signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I'm glad vacation is here!
Genre
humor; children
Characters
Jimmie Dugan; Pinhead Duffy; Puddinhead Duffy; Bucko (a goat)
Reprints
  • from Reg'lar Fellers Sunday (The Bell Syndicate, Inc.) 19xx.xx.xx

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 57)

Daisybelle / comic story / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
Gene Byrnes (credited)
Pencils
Gene Byrnes (credited, signed)
Inks
Gene Byrnes (credited, signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Come over to Drapers yard
Genre
humor; children
Characters
Daisybelle; Daisybelle's mother
Reprints
  • from Daisybelle Sunday (The Bell Syndicate, Inc.) 19xx.xx.xx

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 58)

Mutt & Jeff / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

Script
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher] (credited)
Pencils
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher] (credited, signed)
Inks
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher] (credited, signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
What's that adding machine for?
Genre
humor; sports
Characters
Augustus Mutt; Jeff
Reprints
  • from Mutt & Jeff Sunday (Bell Syndicate, Inc.) 19xx.xx.xx
Keywords
golf; oil

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 59)

Cicero's Cat / comic story / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher] (credited)
Pencils
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher] (credited, signed)
Inks
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher] (credited, signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Bang
Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Desdemona (a cat)
Reprints
  • from Cicero's Cat Sunday (Bell Syndicate, Inc.) 19xx.xx.xx
Keywords
mouse

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 60)

Mutt & Jeff / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

Script
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher] (credited)
Pencils
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher] (credited, signed)
Inks
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher] (credited, signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
In a hole again!
Genre
humor; sports
Characters
Augustus Mutt; Jeff
Reprints
  • from Mutt & Jeff Sunday (Bell Syndicate, Inc.) 19xx.xx.xx
Keywords
golf

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 61)

Cicero's Cat / comic story / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher] (credited)
Pencils
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher] (credited, signed)
Inks
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher] (credited, signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Good work, Wiggle-here's a fish
Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Desdemona (a cat); Wiggle (a seal)
Reprints
  • from Cicero's Cat Sunday (Bell Syndicate, Inc.) 19xx.xx.xx
Keywords
circus

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 62)

Mutt & Jeff / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

Script
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher] (credited)
Pencils
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher] (credited, signed)
Inks
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher] (credited, signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Can you tell me what is the best method to prevent disease
Genre
humor
Characters
Jeff
Reprints
  • from Mutt & Jeff Sunday (Bell Syndicate, Inc.) 1936.07.26

Indexer Notes

"Copyright, 1936, by H. C. Fisher."

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 63)

Cicero's Cat / comic story / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher] (credited)
Pencils
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher] (credited, signed)
Inks
Al Smith [as Bud Fisher] (credited, signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Houdini couldn't get out of that fix!
Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Desdemona (a cat)
Reprints
  • from Cicero's Cat Sunday (Bell Syndicate, Inc.) 1936.07.26
Keywords
mouse

Indexer Notes

"Copyright, 1936, by H. C. Fisher."

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 64)

Everybody's Playmate / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
A. W. Nugent (credited)
Pencils
A. W. Nugent (credited, signed)
Inks
A. W. Nugent (credited, signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
If you recall Aesop's fable of 'The Lion and the Mouse'
Keywords
puzzles

The Fourth Bullet, Chapter I (Table of Contents: 65)

From the Notes of Maj. Cosmo Strange, D.S.O. / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
George Baker (credited)
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
detective-mystery
Characters
Cosmo Strange; Dr. Gilmore; Henry Camden (death); Inspector Black; James Baxter; Mrs. Camden; Officer Cassidy

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 66)

Freckles and His Friends / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Merrill Blosser [as Blosser] (signed)
Inks
Merrill Blosser [as Blosser] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Boy, ain't he fast, tho!
Genre
humor
Characters
Freckles McGoosey; Mr. Schultz; Ossie; Poodle (a dog)
Reprints
  • from Freckles and His Friends Sunday (NEA Service, Inc.) 1936.06.07

Indexer Notes

"© 1936 by NEA Service, Inc."

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 67)

Freckles and His Friends / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Merrill Blosser [as Blosser] (credited)
Inks
Merrill Blosser [as Blosser] (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Nothing is biting today!
Genre
humor
Characters
Freckles McGoosey; Ossie; Poodle (a dog)
Reprints
  • from Freckles and His Friends Sunday (NEA Service, Inc.) 1936.06.14
Keywords
fishing; swimming

Indexer Notes

"© 1936 by NEA Service, Inc."

Big Prizes and Cash Profits! (Table of Contents: 68) (Expand) /

The Crowell Publishing Co. / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

World's Smallest Real Performing Radio (Table of Contents: 69) (Expand) /

advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

Making a Thorough Job of It (Table of Contents: 70)

Salesman Sam / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

Script
C. D. Small [as Small] (credited)
Pencils
C. D. Small [as Small] (credited)
Inks
C. D. Small [as Small] (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Sam Howdy; E. Duzzem
Reprints
  • from Salesman Sam Sunday (NEA Service, Inc.) 19xx.xx.xx

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 71)

Annibelle / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

Script
Dorothy Urfer (credited)
Pencils
Dorothy Urfer (credited)
Inks
Dorothy Urfer (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Ya know-I think I'm in love
Characters
Annibelle
Reprints
  • from Annibelle Sunday (NEA Service, Inc.) 1936.xx.xx

Indexer Notes

"© 1936 by NEA Service, Inc."

Harmonica Instruction Book (Table of Contents: 72) (Expand) /

Hohner Harmonics / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 73)

Annibelle / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Virginia Krausmann (credited)
Pencils
Virginia Krausmann (credited)
Inks
Virginia Krausmann (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Did you know that Evelyn is thinking seriously of becoming a blond?
Characters
Annibelle
Reprints
  • from Annibelle Sunday (NEA Service, Inc.) 1936.04.26

Indexer Notes

"© 1936 by NEA Service, Inc."

What, No Vest? (Table of Contents: 74)

Salesman Sam / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
C. D. Small [as Small] (credited)
Pencils
C. D. Small [as Small] (credited)
Inks
C. D. Small [as Small] (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Sam Howdy; E. Duzzem
Reprints
  • from Salesman Sam Sunday (NEA Service, Inc.) 1936.04.26

Indexer Notes

"© 1936 by NEA Service, Inc."

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 75)

The Nut Bros. Ches & Wal / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
Gene Aherne
Pencils
Gene Aherne
Inks
Gene Aherne
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I got dressed in such a hurry this morning
Genre
humor
Characters
Ches Nut; Wal Nut; Major Hoople
Reprints
  • from The Nut Bros. Ches & Wal Sunday (NEA Service, Inc.) 1936.04.26
  • from The Nut Bros. Ches & Wal Sunday (NEA Service, Inc.) 1936.xx.xx

Indexer Notes

Four single panel cartoons on inside back cover.

Talk-Sing-Play (Table of Contents: 76) (Expand) /

Johnson Smith & Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Seen anything of a baseball, Mister?"]
  2. 1. [Big Game Hunting]
    Reg'lar Fellers
  3. 2. ["Oh, Mister, your hat's on crooked!"]
    Daisybelle
  4. 3. ["Hello, Alley Oop"]
    Alley Oop
  5. 4. ["Hey, you guys - y'oughta seen what I've jus' seen - boyoboy!"]
    Alley Oop
  6. 5. ["With all th' axes we have on hand"]
    Alley Oop
  7. 6. ["'Haw, haw' did ol King Tunk burn up when he read th' stuff I wrote"]
    Alley Oop
  8. 7. ["Well, you're pretty small"]
    Herky
  9. 8. ["Don't drink your milk so fast, Herky, you'll be sick!"]
    Herky
  10. 9. ["I feel lika feather in th' breeze"]
    Herky
  11. 10. ["This little trick is easy to perform"]
    Home Magic
  12. 11. ["It looks as if it were going to rain"]
    Dan Dunn Secret Operative 48
  13. 12. ["Ah! So that's the Stacy mansion, eh, Bankok?"]
    Dan Dunn Secret Operative 48
  14. 13. ["So chauffeur, you've actually seen where this priceless jewel of Mr. Stacy's is kept??"]
    Dan Dunn Secret Operative 48
  15. 14. ["Don't stand in my way, officer"]
    Dan Dunn Secret Operative 48
  16. 15. ["I was in search of a large specimen of constrictor for P.T. Barnum's circus"]
    Our Boarding House with Major Hoople
  17. 16. ["Haw, Alvin, I'll tell you of three truly remarkable hypnotic demonstrations"]
    Our Boarding House with Major Hoople
  18. 17. The Landing!
    Ben Webster's Page
  19. 18. Ashore!
    Ben Webster's Page
  20. 19. The Struggle!
    Ben Webster's Page
  21. 20. ["The murder gun shows your fingerprints"]
    G Men on the Job
  22. 21. ["A bandit?"]
    Captain Easy
  23. 22. ["Extra! Secret police looka for hook-nosed bandit"]
    Captain Easy
  24. 23. ["Come on, we better go to my rooms."]
    Captain Easy
  25. 24. ["Boys, meet the new officer in the Royal Grenadiers, Captain Easy"]
    Captain Easy
  26. 25. [no title indexed]
    The Funnies Crossword Puzzle Page
  27. 26. ["Blue"]
    Stranger Than Fiction
  28. 27. ["Boy! I gotta idea!"]
    Boots
  29. 28. ["Hello, Ferdy!"]
    Boots
  30. 29. ["Tsk tsk!"]
    Boots
  31. 30. ["I'll get you, if it takes all day!"]
    Out Our Way with the Willets
  32. 31. ["I've ridden outlaws before, Ramon"]
    Bronc Peeler
  33. 32. ["Ya think I'll live, Doc?"]
    Uncle Bill
  34. 33. ["I don't know who shot that hoss, Ramon"]
    Bronc Peeler
  35. 34. ["The funny hammer laughed in glee"]
    The Tiny Mites
  36. 35. ["Good gosh! Rags are like gold around here."]
    Out Our Way with the Willets
  37. 36. ["This room gives me the jitters"]
    Out Our Way with the Willets
  38. 37. ["Tom! That first yacht looks like th' Nina!"]
    Tailspin Tommy
  39. 38. ["H...help! Man overboard!"]
    Tailspin Tommy
  40. 39. ["Heaven...help...me"]
    Tailspin Tommy
  41. 40. ["You got just three minutes to decide"]
    Four Aces
  42. 41. [The Man Who Traded Seven Wifes for One Horse!]
    Stranger Than Fiction
  43. 42. Back to Normalcy
    Stories In Stamps
  44. 43. ["With a snarl the leader was over the fire."]
    Og Son of Fire
  45. 44. ["While an agent in the secret service of the Czar"]
    Our Boarding House with Major Hoople
  46. 45. [The Reform; The Short, Dark Man; Heroes are Made - Not Born]
    The Worry Wart
  47. 46. Was His Face Red!!!
    Scribbly
  48. 47. Why Big Brothers Leave Home by Scribbly
    Scribbly
  49. 48. Gettin' Up in th' World!
    Scribbly
  50. 49. Why Big Brothers Leave Home by Scribbly
    Scribbly
  51. 50. ["You are bold, Mala"]
    Don Dixon and the Hidden Empire
  52. 51. ["Larkin, you're in a bad spot"]
    Tad of the Tanbark
  53. 52. ["What do you mean, 'Mr. Schultz' is a crook?"]
    Flapper Fanny
  54. 53. A Clean Sweep-All Around!
    Salesman Sam
  55. 54. ["Give me a ride on the handle-bars"]
    Reg'lar Fellers
  56. 55. ["This is business insurance"]
    Daisybelle
  57. 56. ["I'm glad vacation is here!"]
    Reg'lar Fellers
  58. 57. ["Come over to Drapers yard"]
    Daisybelle
  59. 58. ["What's that adding machine for?"]
    Mutt & Jeff
  60. 59. ["Bang"]
    Cicero's Cat
  61. 60. ["In a hole again!"]
    Mutt & Jeff
  62. 61. ["Good work, Wiggle-here's a fish"]
    Cicero's Cat
  63. 62. ["Can you tell me what is the best method to prevent disease"]
    Mutt & Jeff
  64. 63. ["Houdini couldn't get out of that fix!"]
    Cicero's Cat
  65. 64. ["If you recall Aesop's fable of 'The Lion and the Mouse'"]
    Everybody's Playmate
  66. 65. The Fourth Bullet, Chapter I
    From the Notes of Maj. Cosmo Strange, D.S.O.
  67. 66. ["Boy, ain't he fast, tho!"]
    Freckles and His Friends
  68. 67. ["Nothing is biting today!"]
    Freckles and His Friends
  69. 68. Big Prizes and Cash Profits!
    The Crowell Publishing Co.
  70. 69. World's Smallest Real Performing Radio
  71. 70. Making a Thorough Job of It
    Salesman Sam
  72. 71. ["Ya know-I think I'm in love"]
    Annibelle
  73. 72. Harmonica Instruction Book
    Hohner Harmonics
  74. 73. ["Did you know that Evelyn is thinking seriously of becoming a blond?"]
    Annibelle
  75. 74. What, No Vest?
    Salesman Sam
  76. 75. ["I got dressed in such a hurry this morning"]
    The Nut Bros. Ches & Wal
  77. 76. Talk-Sing-Play
    Johnson Smith & Co.
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