(September 1937)

Dell, 1936 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
68
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Editing
M. C. Gaines (editor); Sheldon Mayer (editor)

Issue Notes

is 'monthly'

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Moon Mullins / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Kayo

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

Dick Tracy / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Chester Gould
Pencils
Chester Gould (signed)
Inks
Chester Gould
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Yes, Mr. Tracy - Patton's condition is still serious...
Genre
detective-mystery
Characters
Dick Tracy; Junior Tracy; Bob Honor; Mimi
Reprints
  • from Dick Tracy Sunday (Chicago Tribune-N.Y. News Syndicate, Inc.) 1936-08-23
  • from Dick Tracy Sunday (Chicago Tribune-N.Y. News Syndicate, Inc.) 1936-08-30
  • from Dick Tracy Sunday (Chicago Tribune-N.Y. News Syndicate, Inc.) 1936-09-06
  • from Dick Tracy Sunday (Chicago Tribune-N.Y. News Syndicate, Inc.) 1936-09-13

Junior Returns a Favor (Table of Contents: 2)

The Nebbs / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Sol Hess
Pencils
Sol Hess
Inks
Sol Hess
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Reprints
  • from The Nebbs Sundays (Bell Syndicate) xxxx-xx-xx

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

Smitty / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Walter Berndt
Pencils
Walter Berndt (signed)
Inks
Walter Berndt (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hooray! It's finished!
Genre
humor
Reprints
  • from Smitty Sundays (Chicago Tribune) xxxx-xx-xx - xxxx-xx-xx

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

Real Magic / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
non-fiction

The Jaguar (Table of Contents: 5)

This Curious World / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
William Ferguson
Pencils
William Ferguson (signed)
Inks
William Ferguson (signed)
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction
Reprints
  • from This Curious World Sundays (NEA) xxxx-xx-xx

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

Sister Susie / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Alice Harvey (signed)
Pencils
Alice Harvey (signed)
Inks
Alice Harvey (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Mom, we're going to have a pet show at school...
Genre
humor; children
Reprints
  • from Sister Susie Sundays (Chicago Tribune) xxxx-xx-xx - xxxx-xx-xx

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

Little Orphan Annie / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Harold Gray
Pencils
Harold Gray
Inks
Harold Gray
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I still just can't believe it's true
Genre
drama; adventure; children
Characters
Annie Warbucks; Sandy; Old Ginger
Reprints
  • from Little Orphan Annie Sundays (Chicago Tribune-N.Y. News Syndicate, Inc.) 1936-08-16
    from Little Orphan Annie Sundays (Chicago Tribune-N.Y. News Syndicate, Inc.) 1936-08-23
    from Little Orphan Annie Sundays (Chicago Tribune-N.Y. News Syndicate, Inc.) 1936-08-30
    from Little Orphan Annie Sundays (Chicago Tribune-N.Y. News Syndicate, Inc.) 1936-09-06

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

Always Belittlin' / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Percy Crosby
Pencils
Percy Crosby
Inks
Percy Crosby
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Now we're playin' hide and seek.
Genre
humor; children
Reprints
  • from Always Belittlin' Sundays (King Features) xxxx-xx-xx - xxxx-xx-xx

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

Skippy / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Percy Crosby
Pencils
Percy Crosby (signed)
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I've got my father's great big six-shooter...
Genre
humor; children
Reprints
  • from Skippy Sundays (King Features) xxxx-xx-xx - xxxx-xx-xx

Dense Band (Table of Contents: 10)

Smokey Stover / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Bill Holman
Pencils
Bill Holman (signed)
Inks
Bill Holman (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Reprints
  • from Smokey Stover Sundays (News Syndicate) xxxx-xx-xx

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

Terry and the Pirates / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Milton Caniff (as Milt Caniff)
Pencils
Milton Caniff (as Milt Caniff) (signed)
Inks
Milton Caniff (as Milt Caniff) (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Boy! - We get into th' darndest jams!
Genre
adventure
Characters
Terry Lee; Pat Ryan; Connie [George Webster Confucius]; Captain Blaze; Dragon Lady
Reprints
  • from Terry and the Pirates Sunday (Chicago Tribune-N.Y. News Syndicate, Inc.) 1936-04-19
  • from Terry and the Pirates Sunday (Chicago Tribune-N.Y. News Syndicate, Inc.) 1936-04-26
  • from Terry and the Pirates Sunday (Chicago Tribune-N.Y. News Syndicate, Inc.) 1936-05-03

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

Popular Crossword Puzzles / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction

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

Sweeney & Son / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Al Posen
Pencils
Al Posen (signed)
Inks
Al Posen (signed); ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Will you two take care of Mrs. Bopp's baby...
Genre
humor
Reprints
  • from Sweeney & Son Sundays (Chicago Tribune) xxxx-xx-xx

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

Gasoline Alley / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Frank King
Pencils
Frank King (signed)
Inks
Frank King (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Picture Trixie sent me.
Genre
drama
Reprints
  • from Gasoline Alley Sundays (Chicago Tribune) xxxx-xx-xx - xxxx-xx-xx

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

Out Our Way / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
All right I've looked at 'em!
Genre
humor; children

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

Don Winslow of the Navy / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Frank V. Martinek (credited as Lieut. Comdr. F. V. Martinek, USNR)
Pencils
Leon A. Beroth (credited)
Inks
Leon A. Beroth (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Winslow and Pennignton can hardly believe their senses as they rise mile after mile into space.
Genre
war
Characters
Don Winslow; Pennington
Reprints
  • From Don Winslow Sundays (Bell Syndicate) 1936-07-12 - 1936-07-19

The Rough Rider (Table of Contents: 17)

Let's Draw Cartoons / activity / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Dick Ryan (credited as Dic)
Pencils
Dick Ryan (credited as Dic)
Inks
Dick Ryan (credited as Dic)
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction

Valley of the Moon Men (Table of Contents: 18)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
science fiction

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

Bos'n Hal, Sea Scout / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Frank V. Martinek (credited as Lieut. Comdr. F. V. Martinek, USNR)
Pencils
Leon A. Beroth (credited)
Inks
Leon A. Beroth (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
This poor old fellow is Captain Bell sure enough
Genre
adventure
Reprints
  • from Bos'n Hal Sundays (Bell Syndicate) xxxx-xx-xx - xxxx-xx-xx

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

The Gumps / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Gus Edson
Pencils
Gus Edson
Inks
Gus Edson
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Oh Min!
Genre
humor; domestic
Reprints
  • from The Gumps Sundays (Chicago Tribune) xxxx-xx-xx - xxxx-xx-xx

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

Smitty / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Walter Berndt
Pencils
Walter Berndt (signed)
Inks
Walter Berndt (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Phooey business is awful
Genre
humor
Reprints
  • from Smitty Sundays (Chicago Tribune) xxxx-xx-xx

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

The Popular Stamp Club / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Montgomery Mulford (credited)
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction

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

Winnie Winkle / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Martin Branner
Pencils
Martin Branner (signed)
Inks
Martin Branner (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
That was a fine how-have-ya-been...
Genre
drama; humor
Reprints
  • from Winnie Winkle Sundays (Chicago Tribune) xxxx-xx-xx

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

Spooky / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Bill Holman
Pencils
Bill Holman (signed)
Inks
Bill Holman (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I can't stand this howling any longer
Genre
humor; children
Reprints
  • from Spooky Sundays (Chicago Tribune) xxxx-xx-xx

[Tippie on Cleaning Day] (Table of Contents: 25)

Tippie / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Edwina Dumm (credited as Edwina)
Pencils
Edwina Dumm (credited as Edwina)
Inks
Edwina Dumm (credited as Edwina)
Colors
?

Genre
humor

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

Moon Mullins / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Willard
Pencils
Frank Willard (signed)
Inks
Frank Willard (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The man said I could see for miles and miles- but I can't locate Lord Plushbottom
Genre
humor
Reprints
  • from Moon Mullins Sundays (Chicago Tribune) xxxx-xx-xx

[Tying a Tie] (Table of Contents: 27)

Dopey Dildock / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Loy Byrnes
Pencils
Loy Byrnes (signed)
Inks
Loy Byrnes (signed)
Colors
?

Genre
humor
Reprints
  • from Dopey Dildock Sundays (Chicago Tribune) xxxx-xx-xx

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

Skull Valley / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Garrett Price
Pencils
Garrett Price
Inks
Garrett Price
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I command you to take me to my nurse
Genre
adventure
Reprints
  • from Skull Valley Sundays (Chicago Tribune) xxxx-xx-xx

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

Apple Mary and Dennie / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Martha Orr (credited)
Pencils
Martha Orr (credited)
Inks
Martha Orr (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I'm afraid I've made an awful mistake.
Genre
drama
Reprints
  • from Apple Mary Sundays (Publishers Syndicate) xxxx-xx-xx - xxxx-xx-xx

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

Harold Teen / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Yes! Yes! This is lamb's lettuce!
Genre
teen
Reprints
  • from Harold Teen Sundays (Chicago Tribune) xxxx-xx-xx - xxxx-xx-xx

Nightingales (Table of Contents: 31)

This Curious World / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
William Ferguson
Pencils
William Ferguson (signed)
Inks
William Ferguson (signed)
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction
Reprints
  • from This Curious World Sundays (NEA) xxxx-xx-xx

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

Nugent's Original Puzzles / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
non-fiction

Simp Serves a Sample Meal (Table of Contents: 33)

Simp O'Dill / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Sol Hess (credited)
Pencils
Sol Hess (credited)
Inks
Sol Hess (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Reprints
  • from Simp O'Dell Sundays (Bell Syndicate) xxxx-xx-xx

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

Streaky / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Loy Byrnes
Pencils
Loy Byrnes (signed)
Inks
Loy Byrnes (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Streaky has located the two lost men
Genre
adventure; humor
Reprints
  • from Streaky Sundays (Chicago Tribune) xxxx-xx-xx

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

Dill and Daffy / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Stanley Link
Pencils
Stanley Link (signed)
Inks
Stanley Link (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Wake up! Wake up, Daffy!
Genre
humor

The Breast Stroke (Table of Contents: 36)

Be a Champion / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

Script
Ed Cronin
Pencils
Ed Cronin
Inks
Ed Cronin
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; sports

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

Smilin' Jack / comic story / 0.8 page (report information)

Script
Zack Mosley
Pencils
Zack Mosley (signed)
Inks
Zack Mosley (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Guess wot, Velvet. I just sold an autoplane!
Genre
adventure; aviation
Reprints
  • from Smilin' Jack Sundays (Chicago Tribune) xxxx-xx-xx

Floyd Gibbons (Table of Contents: 38)

Soldiers of Fortune / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

Script
Stookie Allen
Pencils
Stookie Allen (signed)
Inks
Stookie Allen (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; biography

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

Little Joe / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
There's something caught in that tree--
Genre
western-frontier
Reprints
  • from Little Joe Sundays (Chicago Tribune) xxxx-xx-xx

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

Smitty / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Walter Berndt
Pencils
Walter Berndt (signed)
Inks
Walter Berndt (signed)
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Jinkies
Genre
humor; children
Reprints
  • from Smitty Sundays (Chicago Tribune) xxxx-xx-xx

Indexer Notes

the inside-back cover

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Moon Mullins
  2. 1. ["Yes, Mr. Tracy - Patton's condition is still serious..."]
    Dick Tracy
  3. 2. Junior Returns a Favor
    The Nebbs
  4. 3. ["Hooray! It's finished!"]
    Smitty
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Real Magic
  6. 5. The Jaguar
    This Curious World
  7. 6. ["Mom, we're going to have a pet show at school..."]
    Sister Susie
  8. 7. ["I still just can't believe it's true"]
    Little Orphan Annie
  9. 8. ["Now we're playin' hide and seek."]
    Always Belittlin'
  10. 9. ["I've got my father's great big six-shooter..."]
    Skippy
  11. 10. Dense Band
    Smokey Stover
  12. 11. ["Boy! - We get into th' darndest jams!"]
    Terry and the Pirates
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Popular Crossword Puzzles
  14. 13. ["Will you two take care of Mrs. Bopp's baby..."]
    Sweeney & Son
  15. 14. ["Picture Trixie sent me."]
    Gasoline Alley
  16. 15. ["All right I've looked at 'em!"]
    Out Our Way
  17. 16. ["Winslow and Pennignton can hardly believe their senses as they rise mile after mile into space."]
    Don Winslow of the Navy
  18. 17. The Rough Rider
    Let's Draw Cartoons
  19. 18. Valley of the Moon Men
  20. 19. ["This poor old fellow is Captain Bell sure enough"]
    Bos'n Hal, Sea Scout
  21. 20. ["Oh Min!"]
    The Gumps
  22. 21. ["Phooey business is awful"]
    Smitty
  23. 22. [no title indexed]
    The Popular Stamp Club
  24. 23. ["That was a fine how-have-ya-been..."]
    Winnie Winkle
  25. 24. ["I can't stand this howling any longer"]
    Spooky
  26. 25. [Tippie on Cleaning Day]
    Tippie
  27. 26. ["The man said I could see for miles and miles- but I can't locate Lord Plushbottom"]
    Moon Mullins
  28. 27. [Tying a Tie]
    Dopey Dildock
  29. 28. ["I command you to take me to my nurse"]
    Skull Valley
  30. 29. ["I'm afraid I've made an awful mistake."]
    Apple Mary and Dennie
  31. 30. ["Yes! Yes! This is lamb's lettuce!"]
    Harold Teen
  32. 31. Nightingales
    This Curious World
  33. 32. [no title indexed]
    Nugent's Original Puzzles
  34. 33. Simp Serves a Sample Meal
    Simp O'Dill
  35. 34. ["Streaky has located the two lost men"]
    Streaky
  36. 35. ["Wake up! Wake up, Daffy!"]
    Dill and Daffy
  37. 36. The Breast Stroke
    Be a Champion
  38. 37. ["Guess wot, Velvet. I just sold an autoplane!"]
    Smilin' Jack
  39. 38. Floyd Gibbons
    Soldiers of Fortune
  40. 39. ["There's something caught in that tree--"]
    Little Joe
  41. 40. ["Jinkies"]
    Smitty
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