(April 1938)

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 (assistant editor)

Issue Notes

All Chicago Tribune strips move to Super Comics next month.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Gumps; Harold Teen; Smitty; Little Orphan Annie / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure; humor
Characters
Andy Gump; Harold Teen; Smitty; Little Orphan Annie

Popular Comics Letter Club (Table of Contents: 1)

Popular Comics Letter Club / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

On inside front cover in black, white and red. Letters from readers - Billy M., Al R., Molly D., Alice G., Bobby G. and Ann B.

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

Moon Mullins / comic story / 0.8 page (report information)

Script
Frank Willard (credited)
Pencils
Frank Willard (credited); Ferd Johnson (assistant)
Inks
Frank Willard (credited); Ferd Johnson (assistant)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Whatever made you write Cousin Effie
Genre
humor
Characters
Moon Mullins [Moonshine Mullins]; Kayo; Cousin Effie; Clem
Reprints
  • from Moon Mullins Sundays (Chicago Tribune) xxxx-xx-xx

Indexer Notes

Chicago Tribune, NY News Syndicate. Next appearance in Super Comics #1.

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

Kitty Higgins / comic story / 0.2 page (report information)

Script
Frank Willard (signed)
Pencils
Frank Willard (signed); Ferd Johnson (assistant)
Inks
Frank Willard (signed); Ferd Johnson (assistant)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Poor Pauline
Genre
humor
Characters
Kitty Higgins; Pauline
Reprints
  • from Kitty Higgins Sundays (Chicago Tribune) xxxx-xx-xx

Indexer Notes

Moon Mullins topper.

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

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Shirtsleeve Kelton slain
Genre
detective-mystery
Characters
Dick Tracy; Tess Trueheart; Pat Patton; Chief Brandon; Nina; Florio Stark; Madeline; Baldy Stark (villain)
Reprints
  • from Dick Tracy Sundays 1937-03-07 - 1937-03-28

Indexer Notes

Next appearance in Super Comics #1

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

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

Script
Harold Gray (signed)
Pencils
Harold Gray (signed)
Inks
Harold Gray (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
A week has passes since "Snorty" Smith and his gang...
Genre
adventure; children
Characters
Little Orphan Annie; Daddy Warbucks [Oliver Warbucks]; Sandy (a dog); The Asp; J. Preston Slime; Boris Sirob
Reprints
  • from Little Orphan Annie Sundays 1937-02-28 - 1937-03-21

Indexer Notes

Next appearance in Super Comics #1

Popular Crossword Puzzles by Our Readers (Table of Contents: 6)

Popular Crossword Puzzles by Our Readers / activity / 1.2 pages (report information)

Script
Stella Koscik; Richard Severson
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
?

Indexer Notes

Answers on Spooky page later in this issue.

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

Out Our Way / comic story / 1 page (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
Did you yell?
Genre
humor; children
Reprints
  • from Out Our Way daily (NEA syndicate) 1937-08-02 - 1937-08-09

Indexer Notes

Four single panel cartoons in black, white and red.

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

Streaky / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
...A fine thing!
Genre
adventure
Characters
Streaky; Whitey; Lily Gleep; April Maye
Reprints
  • from Streaky Sundays (Chicago Tribune) xxxx-xx-xx - xxxx-xx-xx

Indexer Notes

copyright 1936 Chicago Tribune NY News Syndicate

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

Harold Teen / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Who is calling us?
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Harold Teen; Lillums Lovewell; Shadow Smart
Reprints
  • from Harold Teen Sundays (Chicago Tribune) xxxx-xx-xx

Indexer Notes

Chicago Tribune, NY News Syndicate. Next appearance in Super Comics #1.

Simp Catches On (Table of Contents: 10)

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

Script
Sol Hess (credited)
Pencils
Wallace Carlson (signed as W. A. Carlson)
Inks
Wallace Carlson (signed as W. A. Carlson)
Letters
?

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

Indexer Notes

Topper to The Nebbs. Bell Syndicate.

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

Smilin' Jack / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Velvet, you and Cookie watch camp while I search for some trace of McCloud
Genre
adventure; aviation
Characters
Smilin' Jack [Jack Martin]; Cookie; Velvet
Reprints
  • from Smilin' Jack Sundays (Chicago Tribune NY News Syndicate) 1936-05-03 - 1936-05-10

Indexer Notes

Next appearance in Super Comics #1.

Nugent's Original Puzzles, Games, Tricks & Comics (Table of Contents: 12)

Nugent's Original Puzzles, Games, Tricks & Comics / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

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

Out Our Way / cartoon / 1 page (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
Owooh! We pick the water boy to talk to, and Goldy picks the big boss
Genre
humor; children
Reprints
  • from Out Our Way daily (NEA) xxxx-xx-xx - xxxx-xx-xx

Indexer Notes

Four single panel cartoons in black, white and red. 8-13 and 8 16 and two undated .

Warlord of the Wilderness, Part Two (Table of Contents: 14)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Henry Sperry (credited as H. T. Sperry)
Pencils
W. C. Brigham (signed as C. Brigham) (illustrations)
Inks
W. C. Brigham (signed as C. Brigham) (illustrations)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Art Langdon; Helen Langdon; Mrs. Langdon; Major Rogers; Captain Williams; Mitchipok

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

Tiny Tim / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Stop! Cease fighting!
Genre
adventure
Reprints
  • from Tiny Tim Sundays (Chicago Tribune) xxxx-xx-xx

Indexer Notes

Chicago Tribune NY News Syndicate.

The Mongoose (Table of Contents: 16)

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

Script
William Ferguson (credited)
Pencils
William Ferguson (credited)
Inks
William Ferguson (credited)
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction
Reprints
  • from This Curious World Sundays (NEA) 1937-xx-xx

Indexer Notes

copyright 1937 by NEA Service Inc

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

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
And then in the Spring
Genre
drama
Characters
Skeezix Wallet; Sissy; Brick; Trixie
Reprints
  • from Gasoline Alley Sundays (Chicago Tribune) 1936-xx-xx - 1936-xx-xx

Indexer Notes

copyright 1936 by Chicago Tribune NY News Syndicate. Next appearance in Super Comics #1

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

Winnie Winkle / comic story / 1.6 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Whew! I'm glad school is out!
Genre
humor; drama
Characters
Winnie Winkle; Perry Winkle; Mr. Winkle; Mrs. Winkle; Mascot (a dog)
Reprints
  • from Winnie Winkle Sundays (Chicago Tribune) 1936-04-26 - 1936-05-17

Indexer Notes

Copyright 1936 Chicago Tribune NY News Syndicate. May 3- 36 on page 2. Next appearance in Super Comics #1.

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

Looie / comic story / 0.4 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I've been having quite a bit of trouble lately
Genre
humor
Characters
Looie
Reprints
  • from Looie Sundays (Chicago Tribune) 1936-04-26 - 1936-05-17

Indexer Notes

Copyright 1936 Chicago Tribune NY News Syndicate. Bottom of Winnie Winkle pages.

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

Moon Mullins / comic story / 0.8 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Moon still visiting his Cousin Effie
Genre
humor
Characters
Moon Mullins [Moonshine Mullins]; Kayo; Cousin Effie; Clem; Uncle Willie
Reprints
  • from Moon Mullins Sundays (Chicago Tribune) xxxx-xx-xx

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

Kitty Higgins / comic story / 0.2 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Gee! I've got to take the teacher...
Genre
humor
Characters
Kitty Higgins
Reprints
  • from Kitty Higgins Sundays (Chicago Tribune) xxxx-xx-xx

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

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
That axle is still loose
Genre
humor
Characters
Smokey Stover; Chief Cash U. Nutt
Reprints
  • from Smokey Stover Sundays (Chicago Tribune) xxxx-xx-xx

Indexer Notes

Chicago Tribune NY News Syndicate.

[Wet Paint] (Table of Contents: 23)

Smitty / comic story / 0.8 page (report information)

Script
Walter Berndt (signed)
Pencils
Walter Berndt (signed); Charlie Mueller (assistant)
Inks
Walter Berndt (signed); Charlie Mueller (assistant)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Smitty
Reprints
  • from Smitty Sundays (Chicago Tribune) xxxx-xx-xx

Indexer Notes

Chicago Tribune, NY News Syndicate.

[Catching Butterflies] (Table of Contents: 24)

Herby / comic story / 0.2 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor; children
Characters
Herby
Reprints
  • from Herby Sundays (Chicago Tribune) xxxx-xx-xx

Indexer Notes

Topper for Smitty.

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

Toonerville Folks / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
Fontaine Fox (credited)
Pencils
Fontaine Fox (credited)
Inks
Fontaine Fox (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I can't just now; McGuire has got us weightin' this branch down to keep the sun outa his eyes!
Genre
humor
Reprints
  • from Toonerville Folks daily (Bell Syndicate) xxxx-xx-xx

Indexer Notes

Bell Syndicate. Copyright Fontaine Fox. Four single panel cartoons. 7-17 on 4th panel.

Chimpsey's Cartoon Circus (Table of Contents: 26)

Chimpsey's Cartoon Circus / activity / 2 pages (report information)

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

Characters
Chimpsey

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

Terry and the Pirates / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Milton Caniff (credited)
Pencils
Milton Caniff (credited)
Inks
Milton Caniff (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Trial? What do you mean?
Genre
adventure
Characters
Terry Lee; Pat Ryan; Connie [George Webster Confucius]; Captain Blaze [also as Sparks]
Reprints
  • from Terry and the Pirates Sundays (Chicago Tribune) 1936-08-02 - 1936-08-09

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

Toonerville Folks / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
Fontaine Fox (credited)
Pencils
Fontaine Fox (credited)
Inks
Fontaine Fox (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
We just wanta spend our vacation workin' in the factory
Genre
humor
Reprints
  • from Toonerville Folks daily (Bell Syndicate) xxxx-xx-xx - xxxx-xx-xx

Indexer Notes

Bell Syndicate. Four single panel cartoons.

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

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Oh Min!
Genre
drama; humor; domestic
Characters
Andy Gump [Andrew Gump]; Min Gump [Minerva Gump]
Reprints
  • from The Gumps Sundays (Chicago Tribune) xxxx-xx-xx

Indexer Notes

Chicago Tribune, NY News Syndicate

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

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 don't know why I try to keep your Uncle Bill from making mistakes.
Genre
drama
Characters
Apple Mary; Sunny; Goldie Diggs; Dennie; Bill
Reprints
  • from Apple Mary Sundays (Publishers Syndicate) 1937-07-25 - 1937-08-15

Indexer Notes

7-25-37. Copyright 1937 by Publishers Syndicate

The Peccary (Table of Contents: 31)

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

Script
William Ferguson (credited)
Pencils
William Ferguson (credited)
Inks
William Ferguson (credited)
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction
Reprints
  • from This Curious World Sundays (NEA) 1937-xx-xx

Indexer Notes

copyright 1937 by NEA Service Inc.

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

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

Script
Al Posen (credited)
Pencils
Al Posen (credited)
Inks
Al Posen (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Cato

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Gosh, I just feel like playing ball today
Genre
humor
Characters
Pop Sweeney; Sonny Sweeney
Reprints
  • from Sweeney & Son Sundays (Chicago Tribune) xxxx-xx-xx

Indexer Notes

Copyright 1936 by Chicago Tribune NY News Syndicate. Black and red only.

[Going to School] (Table of Contents: 33)

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
children
Characters
Tippie
Reprints
  • from Tippie Sundays (George Matthew Adams Service) xxxx-xx-xx - xxxx-xx-xx

Indexer Notes

Copyright George Matthew Adams Service Inc. Red and Black only. Silent strip.

Was Marion's Father the Victim of His Own Men? (Table of Contents: 34)

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

Script
Sol Hess (credited)
Pencils
Wallace Carlson (signed as W. A. Carlson)
Inks
Wallace Carlson (signed as W. A. Carlson)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
drama; humor; domestic
Characters
Betsy Nebb; Junior Nebb; Buck; Mort Alter
Reprints
  • from The Nebbs Sundays (Bell Syndicate) xxxx-xx-xx

Indexer Notes

copyright 1936 by the Bell Syndicate Inc

Lessons for Beginners... (Table of Contents: 35)

The Drawing Teacher / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

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

Little Joe / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Take the boy, to the place of torture
Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Little Joe; Utah; Yellow Pony
Reprints
  • from Little Joe Sundays (Chicago Tribune) 1936-xx-xx - 1936-xx-xx

Indexer Notes

Next Appearance in Super Comics #1.

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

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

Script
Stanley Link (credited)
Pencils
Stanley Link (credited)
Inks
Stanley Link (credited)
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Now what? She's gone dead-
Genre
humor
Characters
Dill; Daffy
Reprints
  • from Dill and Daffy Sundays (Chicago Tribune) 1936-xx-xx

Indexer Notes

Black and white. Copyright 1936 by Chicago Tribune NY News Syndicate Inc. Topper for Tiny Tim.

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

Spooky / comic story / 0.8 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I gotta use that phone
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; children
Characters
Spooky; Fenwick Flooky
Reprints
  • from Spooky Sundays (Chicago Tribune) xxxx-xx-xx

Indexer Notes

Topper to Smokey Stover. Chicago Tribune, NY News Syndicate.

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

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 (as L. A. Beroth) (signed)
Inks
Leon A. Beroth (as L. A. Beroth) (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The storm's easing, Admiral
Genre
adventure
Characters
Hal
Reprints
  • from Bos'n Hal Sundays (Bell Syndicate) xxxx-xx-xx - xxxx-xx-xx

Indexer Notes

copyright 1936 by the Bell Syndicate. black and red

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

Harold Teen / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Ah! Here comes Simp!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Harold Teen; Lillums Lovewell
Reprints
  • from Harold Teen Sundays (Chicago Tribune) xxxx-xx-xx

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

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

Script
Montgomery Mulford (credited)
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Have you ever played the stamp detective?
Genre
non-fiction

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

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
Trapped in his toppling hangar
Genre
war
Characters
Don Winslow; Red; The Crocodile (villain)
Reprints
  • from Don Winslow Sundays (Bell Syndicate) 1936-10-18 - 1936-10-25

Indexer Notes

Don Winslow leaves Popular Comics to appear next in Crackajack Funnies #1. Sundays of 1936-11-01 and 1936-11-08 are skipped over between those issues. The two Sundays could have been originally planned to appear in Popular Comics #28 before the lineup change.

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

Always Belittlin' / comic story / 1.5 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Did your uncle buy any neckties lately?
Genre
humor
Characters
Northrup
Reprints
  • from Skippy Sundays (King Features) 1936-11-01 - 1936-11-22

Indexer Notes

Top of Skippy pages.

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

Skippy / comic story / 1.5 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
One way, please
Genre
humor; children
Characters
Skippy Skinner
Reprints
  • from Skippy Sundays (King Features) 1936-11-01 - 1936-11-22

Indexer Notes

copyright King Features Syndicate Page 2 dated 11-8.

Pole-Vaulting (Table of Contents: 45)

Popular Sports / text article / 0.67 page (report information)

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

Genre
sports

Read Popular Comics, The Funnies, and The Comics for Real Fun Adventure, and Thrills! (Table of Contents: 46) (Expand) /

Dell Comics; Scribbly / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 47)

Always Belittlin' / comic story / 0.4 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
That was a swell-lookin' leading man in the picture.
Genre
humor
Characters
Northrup
Reprints
  • from Always Belittlin' Sundays (King Features) 1936-11-22

Indexer Notes

Topper for Skippy.

[The Report Card] (Table of Contents: 48)

Skippy / comic story / 0.6 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor; children
Characters
Skippy Skinner; Mr. Skinner
Reprints
  • from Skippy Sundays (King Features) 1936-11-22

Indexer Notes

King Features Syndicate

Don't Miss the Next Issue of The Funnies and The Comics (Table of Contents: 49) (Expand) /

Dell Comics / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.11 page (report information)

Boys! Earn Money and a Bike! (Table of Contents: 50) (Expand) /

Crowell Publishing Co. / advertisement / 0.22 page (report information)

William A. Wellman (Table of Contents: 51)

Soldiers of Fortune / cartoon / 0.67 page (report information)

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

Genre
biography
Characters
William A. Wellman [Wild Bill Wellman]

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

Moon Mullins / comic story / 0.8 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Whatya mean I'm gettin' dumber and dumber?
Genre
humor
Characters
Kayo; Mrs. Mullins; Professor Smug
Reprints
  • from Moon Mullins Sundays (Chicago Tribune) xxxx-xx-xx

Indexer Notes

copyright Chicago Tribune NY News Syndicate. Next Appearance in Super Comics #1.

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Kitty Higgins / comic story / 0.2 page (report information)

Script
Frank Willard (signed)
Pencils
Frank Willard (signed)
Inks
Frank Willard (signed)
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Letters
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hey, mister!
Genre
humor
Characters
Kitty Higgins
Reprints
  • from Kitty Higgins Sundays (Chicago Tribune) xxxx-xx-xx

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Popular Comics Contest / activity / 1 page (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
The dogs and cats and mice to the right are very hungry!

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

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    The Gumps; Harold Teen; Smitty; Little Orphan Annie
  2. 1. Popular Comics Letter Club
    Popular Comics Letter Club
  3. 2. ["Whatever made you write Cousin Effie"]
    Moon Mullins
  4. 3. ["Poor Pauline"]
    Kitty Higgins
  5. 4. ["Shirtsleeve Kelton slain"]
    Dick Tracy
  6. 5. ["A week has passes since "Snorty" Smith and his gang..."]
    Little Orphan Annie
  7. 6. Popular Crossword Puzzles by Our Readers
    Popular Crossword Puzzles by Our Readers
  8. 7. ["Did you yell?"]
    Out Our Way
  9. 8. ["...A fine thing!"]
    Streaky
  10. 9. ["Who is calling us?"]
    Harold Teen
  11. 10. Simp Catches On
    Simp O'Dill
  12. 11. ["Velvet, you and Cookie watch camp while I search for some trace of McCloud"]
    Smilin' Jack
  13. 12. Nugent's Original Puzzles, Games, Tricks & Comics
    Nugent's Original Puzzles, Games, Tricks & Comics
  14. 13. ["Owooh! We pick the water boy to talk to, and Goldy picks the big boss"]
    Out Our Way
  15. 14. Warlord of the Wilderness, Part Two
  16. 15. ["Stop! Cease fighting!"]
    Tiny Tim
  17. 16. The Mongoose
    This Curious World
  18. 17. ["And then in the Spring"]
    Gasoline Alley
  19. 18. ["Whew! I'm glad school is out!"]
    Winnie Winkle
  20. 19. ["I've been having quite a bit of trouble lately"]
    Looie
  21. 20. ["Moon still visiting his Cousin Effie"]
    Moon Mullins
  22. 21. ["Gee! I've got to take the teacher..."]
    Kitty Higgins
  23. 22. ["That axle is still loose"]
    Smokey Stover
  24. 23. [Wet Paint]
    Smitty
  25. 24. [Catching Butterflies]
    Herby
  26. 25. ["I can't just now; McGuire has got us weightin' this branch down to keep the sun outa his eyes!"]
    Toonerville Folks
  27. 26. Chimpsey's Cartoon Circus
    Chimpsey's Cartoon Circus
  28. 27. ["Trial? What do you mean?"]
    Terry and the Pirates
  29. 28. ["We just wanta spend our vacation workin' in the factory"]
    Toonerville Folks
  30. 29. ["Oh Min!"]
    The Gumps
  31. 30. ["I don't know why I try to keep your Uncle Bill from making mistakes."]
    Apple Mary and Dennie
  32. 31. The Peccary
    This Curious World
  33. 32. ["Gosh, I just feel like playing ball today"]
    Sweeney & Son
  34. 33. [Going to School]
    Tippie
  35. 34. Was Marion's Father the Victim of His Own Men?
    The Nebbs
  36. 35. Lessons for Beginners...
    The Drawing Teacher
  37. 36. ["Take the boy, to the place of torture"]
    Little Joe
  38. 37. ["Now what? She's gone dead-"]
    Dill and Daffy
  39. 38. ["I gotta use that phone"]
    Spooky
  40. 39. ["The storm's easing, Admiral"]
    Bos'n Hal Sea Scout
  41. 40. ["Ah! Here comes Simp!"]
    Harold Teen
  42. 41. ["Have you ever played the stamp detective?"]
    The Popular Stamp Club
  43. 42. ["Trapped in his toppling hangar"]
    Don Winslow of the Navy
  44. 43. ["Did your uncle buy any neckties lately?"]
    Always Belittlin'
  45. 44. ["One way, please"]
    Skippy
  46. 45. Pole-Vaulting
    Popular Sports
  47. 46. Read Popular Comics, The Funnies, and The Comics for Real Fun Adventure, and Thrills!
    Dell Comics; Scribbly
  48. 47. ["That was a swell-lookin' leading man in the picture."]
    Always Belittlin'
  49. 48. [The Report Card]
    Skippy
  50. 49. Don't Miss the Next Issue of The Funnies and The Comics
    Dell Comics
  51. 50. Boys! Earn Money and a Bike!
    Crowell Publishing Co.
  52. 51. William A. Wellman
    Soldiers of Fortune
  53. 52. ["Whatya mean I'm gettin' dumber and dumber?"]
    Moon Mullins
  54. 53. ["Hey, mister!"]
    Kitty Higgins
  55. 54. ["The dogs and cats and mice to the right are very hungry!"]
    Popular Comics Contest
  56. 55. [Miscellaneous Advertisements]
    Johnson and Smith Co.
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