(July 1938)

Dell, 1936 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
Monthly
On-sale Date
1938-06-08
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Editing
?

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 Wednesday June 8th.

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Captain Easy / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Captain Easy

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

The Funnies Letter Club / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

On inside front cover.

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

Alley Oop / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
V. T. Hamlin
Pencils
V. T. Hamlin
Inks
V. T. Hamlin
Colors
?
Letters
V. T. Hamlin

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Foozy, because of his refusal to conform with King Guzzle's system...
Genre
humor
Reprints
  • from Alley Oop Sundays (NEA) 1937-xx-xx - 1937-xx-xx

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

Reg'lar Fellers / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Gene Byrnes
Pencils
Gene Byrnes
Inks
Gene Byrnes
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Curly is sick an' he can't show up!
Genre
humor; children
Reprints
  • from Reg'lar Fellers Sundays (Bell Syndicate) xxxx-xx-xx

Wolf of the West (Table of Contents: 4)

The Crime Busters / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
crime

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

The Funnies Crossword Puzzle Page / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

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

The Comic Zoo / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
George Scarbo
Pencils
George Scarbo
Inks
George Scarbo
Colors
? (red tones)
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Children, once upon a time there was a great king named Arthur...
Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Reprints
  • from The Comic Zoo Sundays (NEA) xxxx-xx-xx - xxxx-xx-xx

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

Four Aces / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Hal Forrest
Pencils
Hal Forrest
Inks
Hal Forrest
Colors
? (red tones)
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Larry was forced into a quarrel with an old enemy, Curley Dorgan...
Genre
adventure; aviation
Reprints
  • from Four Aces Sundays (Bell Syndicate) xxxx-xx-xx - xxxx-xx-xx

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

Our Boarding House with Major Hoople / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Freyse
Pencils
Bill Freyse
Inks
Bill Freyse
Colors
? (red tones)
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Egad! What to do with old razor blades -
Genre
humor
Reprints
  • from Our Boarding House Sundays (NEA) xxxx-xx-xx - xxxx-xx-xx

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

Hold Everything / cartoon / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Clyde Lewis
Pencils
Clyde Lewis
Inks
Clyde Lewis
Letters
Clyde Lewis ?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I'm hungry - ya got a match?
Genre
humor
Reprints
  • from Hold Everything Sundays (NEA) 1937-xx-xx

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

Cicero's Cat / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Bud Fisher
Pencils
Bud Fisher
Inks
Bud Fisher
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Sam get the paint and touch up around the aquarium...
Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Reprints
  • from Cicero's Cat Sundays (Bell Syndicate) xxxx-xx-xx - xxxx-xx-xx

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

Home Magic / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
A. W. Nugent
Pencils
A. W. Nugent
Inks
A. W. Nugent
Letters
?

The Rubber Duck (Table of Contents: 12)

The Worry Wart / cartoon / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; children
Reprints
  • from The Worry Wart Sundays (NEA) 1937-xx-xx - 1937-xx-xx

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

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

Script
Richard W. Thomas
Pencils
Walter Galli
Inks
Walter Galli
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Samuel S. Leibowitz
Genre
non-fiction
Reprints
  • from Stranger Than Fiction daily (Watkins Syndicate) 1936-06-05 - 1936-06-06

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

Bronc Peeler / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Fred Harman
Pencils
Fred Harman
Inks
Fred Harman
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Let 'er go, Larry!
Genre
western-frontier
Reprints
  • from Bronc Peeler Sundays (NEA) xxxx-xx-xx - xxxx-xx-xx

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

Out Our Way / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
J. R. Williams
Pencils
J. R. Williams
Inks
J. R. Williams
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Gosh - that's what I get fer jumpin' oil puddles -
Genre
humor
Reprints
  • from Out Our Way Sundays (NEA) xxxx-xx-xx

Danger Ahead! (Table of Contents: 16)

Ben Webster's Page / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Edwin Alger
Pencils
Edwin Alger
Inks
Edwin Alger
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure
Reprints
  • from Ben Webster's Page Sunday (Bell Syndicate) xxxx-xx-xx - xxxx-xx-xx

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

Scribbly / comic story / 0.8 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Oh, here's a letter from Scribbly in Hollywood -- oh my stars!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Mrs. Jibbet; Dinky Jibbet; Bernie von Goldstein; Mrs. Murphy (introduction, different character from one in issue #15)
Synopsis
Mrs. Jibbet receives a letter from Scribbly about her younger son becoming an actor. She must go to Hollwood and sign a contract, which will pay $500 per week.

Why Big Brudders Leave Home by Scribbly (Table of Contents: 18)

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
Whaddaya mean, four-leaf clover?
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Scribbly Jibbet; Dinky Jibbet
Synopsis
Scribbly's kid brother tricks him into bending over to look at a four-leaf clover. A goat eyes Scribbly's rear end.

Indexer Notes

Based on an idea sent in by Freddy Band.

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

Scribbly / comic story / 0.8 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Look who's here!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Scribbly Jibbet; Mrs. Jibbet; Dinky Jibbet; Bernie von Goldstein
Synopsis
The movie director is unsuccessful in getting Scribbly's kid brother to give an apple to a horse. He changes his mind when his mother threatens to spank him.

[Knick-Names For Scribbly's Kid Brudder] (Table of Contents: 20)

Scribbly / comic story / 0.2 page (report information)

Script
Sheldon Mayer
Pencils
Sheldon Mayer
Inks
Sheldon Mayer
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Here's a knick-name suggested by...
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Scribbly Jibbet; Dinky Jibbet
Synopsis
A reader suggests Scribbly call his kid brother "Pinky".

Indexer Notes

Based on an idea sent in by Moey Kelly.

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

Captain Easy / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Roy Crane
Pencils
Roy Crane
Inks
Roy Crane
Colors
? (red tones)
Letters
Roy Crane

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Who's car?
Genre
adventure
Reprints
  • from Captain Easy Sundays (NEA) 1937-xx-xx - 1937-xx-xx

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

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

Script
A. W. Nugent
Pencils
A. W. Nugent
Inks
A. W. Nugent
Letters
?

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

The Wonderland of Oz / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
On a visit to a nearby wizard, the bad old witch Mombi got a salt shaker...
Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Jack Pumpkinhead; Mombi; Tip
Synopsis
Tip releases Jack from Mombi and they flee together into Oz.

Redskin Renegade Part III (Table of Contents: 24)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
H. T. Sperry
Pencils
W. C. Brigham
Inks
W. C. Brigham
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
western-frontier

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

Curious Facts About Stamps / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
I. S. Klein
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction

Code of the Rangers (Table of Contents: 26)

Tim McCoy / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier

Indexer Notes

Adaptation of the Monogram motion picture.

Major Alexander de Seversky (Table of Contents: 27)

Heroes' Hall of Fame / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Stookie Allen
Pencils
Stookie Allen
Inks
Stookie Allen
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; biography

First Baseman (Table of Contents: 28)

Be a Champion / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Ed Cronin (signed)
Pencils
Ed Cronin (signed)
Inks
Ed Cronin (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; sports
Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Captain Easy
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    The Funnies Letter Club
  3. 2. ["Foozy, because of his refusal to conform with King Guzzle's system..."]
    Alley Oop
  4. 3. ["Curly is sick an' he can't show up!"]
    Reg'lar Fellers
  5. 4. Wolf of the West
    The Crime Busters
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    The Funnies Crossword Puzzle Page
  7. 6. ["Children, once upon a time there was a great king named Arthur..."]
    The Comic Zoo
  8. 7. ["Larry was forced into a quarrel with an old enemy, Curley Dorgan..."]
    Four Aces
  9. 8. ["Egad! What to do with old razor blades -"]
    Our Boarding House with Major Hoople
  10. 9. ["I'm hungry - ya got a match?"]
    Hold Everything
  11. 10. ["Sam get the paint and touch up around the aquarium..."]
    Cicero's Cat
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Home Magic
  13. 12. The Rubber Duck
    The Worry Wart
  14. 13. ["Samuel S. Leibowitz"]
    Stranger Than Fiction
  15. 14. ["Let 'er go, Larry!"]
    Bronc Peeler
  16. 15. ["Gosh - that's what I get fer jumpin' oil puddles -"]
    Out Our Way
  17. 16. Danger Ahead!
    Ben Webster's Page
  18. 17. ["Oh, here's a letter from Scribbly in Hollywood -- oh my stars!"]
    Scribbly
  19. 18. Why Big Brudders Leave Home by Scribbly
    Scribbly
  20. 19. ["Look who's here!"]
    Scribbly
  21. 20. [Knick-Names For Scribbly's Kid Brudder]
    Scribbly
  22. 21. ["Who's car?"]
    Captain Easy
  23. 22. [no title indexed]
    Everybody's Playmate
  24. 23. ["On a visit to a nearby wizard, the bad old witch Mombi got a salt shaker..."]
    The Wonderland of Oz
  25. 24. Redskin Renegade Part III
  26. 25. [no title indexed]
    Curious Facts About Stamps
  27. 26. Code of the Rangers
    Tim McCoy
  28. 27. Major Alexander de Seversky
    Heroes' Hall of Fame
  29. 28. First Baseman
    Be a Champion
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