(July 1938)

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Skippy; Katrinka / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
adventure; humor
Characters
Skippy; Katrinka

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

Toonerville Folks / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
Fontaine Fox (signed)
Pencils
Fontaine Fox (signed); Ted Clark (assistant)
Inks
Fontaine Fox (signed); Ted Clark (assistant)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Quick ya poor simp! Throw that paddle as far as you can!
Genre
humor
Reprints
  • from Toonerville Folks daily (Bell Syndicate) 1937-xx-xx - 1937-xx-xx

Indexer Notes

Four single panel cartoons in black, white and red. Copyright 1937 Fontaine Fox. Bell Syndicate

Land of Fighting Men (Table of Contents: 2)

Jack Randall / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jim Gary
Inks
Jim Gary
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier

Indexer Notes

Monogram Pictures

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

Mutt and Jeff / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Al Smith (credited as Bud Fisher)
Pencils
Al Smith (credited as Bud Fisher)
Inks
Al Smith (credited as Bud Fisher)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I bought it for five bucks. How do you like the bus?
Genre
humor
Characters
Mutt; Jeff
Reprints
  • from Mutt & Jeff Sundays (Bell Syndicate) xxxx-xx-xx

Indexer Notes

Copyright by H. C. Fisher. Bell Syndicate

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

Always Belittlin' / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Come on up to the hoose...
Genre
humor; children
Reprints
  • from Always Belittlin' Sundays (King Features) xxxx-xx-xx - xxxx-xx-xx

Indexer Notes

Topper for Skippy

[The Pirate's Revenge] (Table of Contents: 5)

Skippy / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor; children
Characters
Skippy
Reprints
  • from Skippy Sundays (King Features)

Indexer Notes

Copyright 1936 Percy Crosby, King Features Syndicate Inc.

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

Out Our Way / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Nothin' wrong...
Genre
humor; children
Reprints
  • from Out Our Way daily (NEA) xxxx-xx-xx - xxxx-xx-xx

Indexer Notes

Four single panel cartoons in black and white. Copyright 1937 NEA service. 9-2, 9-3, 9-9 and 9-10

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

Herky / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
So far, so good!
Genre
humor; children
Reprints
  • from Herky Sundays (NEA) xxxx-xx-xx

Indexer Notes

Copyright 1937 NEA (Sunday strip). Black and red only.

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

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Good! Only one sentry
Genre
science fiction
Characters
Don Dixon; Dr. Matt Lugoff; Milos; Lord Jard; Wanda; Mala; Kath
Reprints
  • from Don Dixon and the Hidden Empire Sundays (Brooklyn Eagle) xxxx-xx-xx - xxxx-xx-xx

Indexer Notes

Brooklyn Eagle Sunday strip reprint. Probably 1937.

[Tippie Keeps Barking] (Table of Contents: 9)

Tippie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor; animal
Characters
Tippie
Reprints
  • from Tippie Sundays (George Matthew Adams Service) xxxx-xx-xx

Indexer Notes

Copyright George Matthew Adams Service, Inc.. Black and red only.

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

Time Out / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
Chet Smith (credited)
Pencils
Ralph Hershberer ?
Inks
Ralph Hershberer ?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Keep the shower running, Bert!
Genre
humor
Reprints
  • from Time Out daily (Publishers Syndicate) 1937-xx-xx - 1937-xx-xx

Indexer Notes

Six single panel cartoons in black and white. Copyright 1937 Publishers Syndicate

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

Mutt and Jeff / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Al Smith (credited as Bud Fisher)
Pencils
Al Smith (credited as Bud Fisher)
Inks
Al Smith (credited as Bud Fisher)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
OK boys! You're good fish pointers!
Genre
humor
Characters
Mutt; Jeff
Reprints
  • from Mutt & Jeff Sundays (Bell Syndicate) 1937-xx-xx

Indexer Notes

Copyright 1937 by H. C. Fisher. Bell Syndicate

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

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

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

Genre
humor
Reprints
  • from Always Belittlin' Sundays (King Features) xxxx-xx-xx

Indexer Notes

Topper for Skippy

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

Skippy / comic story / 0.6 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hello Ray
Genre
humor; children
Characters
Skippy Skinner
Reprints
  • from Skippy Sundays (King Features) 1936-xx-xx

Indexer Notes

Copyright 1936 King Features Syndicate Inc.

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

Nugent's Originals / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

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

Out Our Way / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hurray! Hurray! Look he's th' professor type
Genre
humor; children
Reprints
  • from Out Our Way daily (NEA) 1937-xx-xx - 1937-xx-xx

Indexer Notes

copyright 1937 NEA Syndicate. Four single panel cartoons in black, white and red. 9-17, 9-30, 10-16 and one other.

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

The Mountain Boys / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Paul Webb (credited)
Pencils
Paul Webb (credited)
Inks
Paul Webb (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Shecks! We gotta figger a way tew git tew Paris, France 'thout no wheel!
Genre
humor
Characters
Gramma; Rafe; Willie; Luke; Grampaw; Lem Hawkins
Reprints
  • from The Mountain Boys daily (Esquire Features) 1936-12-24 - 1936-12-30

Indexer Notes

Copyright 1937 Esquire Features Inc. Black and red only.

The Gila Monster (Table of Contents: 17)

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

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

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

Indexer Notes

Copyright 1937 NEA Service, Inc. Black and red only.

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

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

Script
?
Letters
typeset

The Crime Czar Who'd Murder for Pennies (Table of Contents: 19)

K-7 Ted Starr Racket Buster / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jim Gary
Inks
Jim Gary
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
crime
Characters
Ted Starr; Rocky [Francis Xavier McLean];

Indexer Notes

Copyright Stephen Slesinger

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

Tailspin Tommy / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Betty was forced to land in wild mountain country
Genre
adventure; aviation
Characters
Tailspin Tommy; Skeets; Betty
Reprints
  • from Tailspin Tommy Sundays (Bell Syndicate) xxxx-xx-xx - xxxx-xx-xx

Indexer Notes

Bell Syndicate. # 401-404. All strips were numbered not dated.

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

Popular Comics Contest / activity / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

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

Daisybelle / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
This is the way to wash dishes
Genre
humor; children
Characters
Daisybelle
Reprints
  • from Daisybelle Sundays (Famous Features) xxxx-xx-xx - xxxx-xx-xx

Indexer Notes

Topper to Reglar Fellers. Self Syndicated.

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

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Northrup called me up and told me to come down...
Genre
humor; children
Reprints
  • from Always Belittlin' Sundays (King Features) 1936-07-12

Indexer Notes

Topper to Skippy

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

Skippy / comic story / 0.6 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Do ya know what you wanta do if a cop chases ya?
Genre
humor; children
Characters
Skippy
Reprints
  • from Skippy Sundays (King Features) 1936-07-12

Indexer Notes

c. Percy Crosby King Features Syndicate, Inc. 7-12-1936

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

Mutt and Jeff / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Al Smith (credited as Bud Fisher)
Pencils
Al Smith (credited as Bud Fisher)
Inks
Al Smith (credited as Bud Fisher)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Three shots for a dime!
Genre
humor
Characters
Mutt; Jeff
Reprints
  • from Mutt & Jeff Sundays (Bell Syndicate) 1937-05-16

Indexer Notes

Copyright by H. C. Fisher. Bell Syndicate

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

Daisybelle / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Mother, can we borrow your breadboard?
Genre
humor; children
Characters
Daisybelle; Raymond Meeker
Reprints
  • from Daisybelle Sundays (Famous Features) xxxx-xx-xx - xxxx-xx-xx

Indexer Notes

Topper to Reglar Fellers. 4-25. Self syndicated.

Boat Hook Roggan (Table of Contents: 27)

G-Men / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jim Gary
Inks
Jim Gary
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
crime
Characters
G-Men; G-Man Larry Lane; Buddy Barton; Lefty Fowler (villain); Boat-Hook Roggan (villain)

Indexer Notes

Original material. Copyright Stephen Slesinger

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

Popular Crossword Puzzles by Our Readers / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
?

The Killdeer (Table of Contents: 29)

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

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

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

Indexer Notes

Copyright 1937 NEA Service, Inc. Black and red only.

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

Tad of the Tanbark / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
While they await the return of the bearers in order to start the journey to the coast
Genre
jungle
Characters
Tad; Speed
Reprints
  • from Tad of the Tanbark Sundays (Brooklyn Eagle) xxxx-xx-xx - xxxx-xx-xx

Indexer Notes

Brooklyn Eagle Sunday page. Topper for Don Dixon.

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

Herky / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Wot's th' idea of th' dummy, Noodles?
Genre
humor; children
Reprints
  • from Herky Sundays (NEA) 1937-04-11

Indexer Notes

Copyright 1937 NEA (Sunday strip). Black and red only.

Enlarge Your Drawings (Table of Contents: 32)

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: 33)

Loco Luke and his Charlie Horse / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Jack Warren (credited as Jack A. Warren)
Pencils
Jack Warren (credited as Jack A. Warren)
Inks
Jack Warren (credited as Jack A. Warren)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Loco Luke; Charlie Horse
Reprints
  • from Loco Luke Sundays (George Matthew Adams Service) xxxx-xx-xx - xxxx-xx-xx

Indexer Notes

George Matthew Adams Service. Majestic Studios.

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

Time Out / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
Chet Smith (credited)
Pencils
Ralph Hershberer ?
Inks
Ralph Hershberer ?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
It's your fault, Henry, you would bring home...
Genre
humor
Reprints
  • from Time Out daily (Publishers Syndicate) 1937-xx-xx - 1937-xx-xx

Indexer Notes

Six single panel cartoons in black and white. Copyright 1937 Publishers Syndicate

[Tippie in the Wind] (Table of Contents: 35)

Tippie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor; animal
Characters
Tippie
Synopsis
Tippie is caught in a strong wind.
Reprints
  • from Tippie Sundays (George Matthew Adams Service) xxxx-xx-xx

Indexer Notes

George Matthew Adams Service.

White Magic (Table of Contents: 36)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
James McLean (credited as James B. McLean)
Pencils
James McLean ? (illustrations)
Inks
James McLean ? (illustrations)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
adventure
Characters
Mr. Brent; Todd Brent

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

Herky / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hi, there, Peanuts...
Genre
humor; children
Characters
Herky
Reprints
  • from Herky Sundays (NEA) 1937-xx-xx

Indexer Notes

Copyright 1937 NEA Service Inc

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

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

Script
Montgomery Mulford (credited)
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction

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

Shark Egan / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ed Kressy
Inks
Ed Kressy ?; Norman Fallon ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
When Shark Egan went ashore at Marouak
Genre
adventure
Characters
Shark Egan; Ace O'Doul; Mary McDermot; Red Mack (villain); Curly (villain)

Indexer Notes

original material

The Soaring Sofa (Table of Contents: 40)

Toby / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Randall (credited as Stan)
Pencils
Stan Randall (credited as Stan)
Inks
Stan Randall (credited as Stan)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Toby; Jigger; Oomog

Indexer Notes

Original material?

Prince Aage of Denmark (Table of Contents: 41)

Soldiers of Fortune / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
non-fiction; biography

Short Stop (Table of Contents: 42)

Popular Sports / cartoon / 0.67 page (report information)

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

Genre
non-fiction; sports

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

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

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

Toonerville Folks / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Fontaine Fox (signed)
Pencils
Fontaine Fox (signed); Ted Clark (assistant)
Inks
Fontaine Fox (signed); Ted Clark (assistant)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Stanley you are in Uncle Henry's way
Genre
humor
Reprints
  • from Toonerville Folks daily (Bell Syndicate) xxxx-xx-xx - xxxx-xx-xx

Indexer Notes

Copyright 1937 Fontaine Fox, Bell Syndicate

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 45) (Expand) /

Dell Comics / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 46) (Expand) /

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

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Skippy; Katrinka
  2. 1. ["Quick ya poor simp! Throw that paddle as far as you can!"]
    Toonerville Folks
  3. 2. Land of Fighting Men
    Jack Randall
  4. 3. ["I bought it for five bucks. How do you like the bus?"]
    Mutt and Jeff
  5. 4. ["Come on up to the hoose..."]
    Always Belittlin'
  6. 5. [The Pirate's Revenge]
    Skippy
  7. 6. ["Nothin' wrong..."]
    Out Our Way
  8. 7. ["So far, so good!"]
    Herky
  9. 8. ["Good! Only one sentry"]
    Don Dixon and the Hidden Empire
  10. 9. [Tippie Keeps Barking]
    Tippie
  11. 10. ["Keep the shower running, Bert!"]
    Time Out
  12. 11. ["OK boys! You're good fish pointers!"]
    Mutt and Jeff
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Always Belittlin'
  14. 13. ["Hello Ray"]
    Skippy
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Nugent's Originals
  16. 15. ["Hurray! Hurray! Look he's th' professor type"]
    Out Our Way
  17. 16. ["Shecks! We gotta figger a way tew git tew Paris, France 'thout no wheel!"]
    The Mountain Boys
  18. 17. The Gila Monster
    The Curious World
  19. 18. [no title indexed]
    Letter Club
  20. 19. The Crime Czar Who'd Murder for Pennies
    K-7 Ted Starr Racket Buster
  21. 20. ["Betty was forced to land in wild mountain country"]
    Tailspin Tommy
  22. 21. [no title indexed]
    Popular Comics Contest
  23. 22. ["This is the way to wash dishes"]
    Daisybelle
  24. 23. ["Northrup called me up and told me to come down..."]
    Always Belittlin'
  25. 24. ["Do ya know what you wanta do if a cop chases ya?"]
    Skippy
  26. 25. ["Three shots for a dime!"]
    Mutt and Jeff
  27. 26. ["Mother, can we borrow your breadboard?"]
    Daisybelle
  28. 27. Boat Hook Roggan
    G-Men
  29. 28. [no title indexed]
    Popular Crossword Puzzles by Our Readers
  30. 29. The Killdeer
    This Curious World
  31. 30. ["While they await the return of the bearers in order to start the journey to the coast"]
    Tad of the Tanbark
  32. 31. ["Wot's th' idea of th' dummy, Noodles?"]
    Herky
  33. 32. Enlarge Your Drawings
    The Drawing Teacher
  34. 33. [no title indexed]
    Loco Luke and his Charlie Horse
  35. 34. ["It's your fault, Henry, you would bring home..."]
    Time Out
  36. 35. [Tippie in the Wind]
    Tippie
  37. 36. White Magic
  38. 37. ["Hi, there, Peanuts..."]
    Herky
  39. 38. [no title indexed]
    Popular Stamp Club
  40. 39. ["When Shark Egan went ashore at Marouak"]
    Shark Egan
  41. 40. The Soaring Sofa
    Toby
  42. 41. Prince Aage of Denmark
    Soldiers of Fortune
  43. 42. Short Stop
    Popular Sports
  44. 43. ["Read Popular Comics, The Funnies and the Comics"]
    Dell Comics
  45. 44. ["Stanley you are in Uncle Henry's way"]
    Toonerville Folks
  46. 45. ["Just out! Four new Fast Action books"]
    Dell Comics
  47. 46. [no title indexed]
    Johnson Smith and Co.
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