(May 1939)

Dell, 1936 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1939-03-31
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Dell Publishing Co.
Editing
?

Issue Notes

On sale date from the publication date and volume number found in the Catalog of Copyright Entries, Part 2, Periodicals, New Series, Volume 34, 1939, Number 3. Class B periodical. Copyright number B 427671. Copyright given to Stephen Slesinger, Inc.
Indexed from scanned copy at https://digitalcomicmuseum.com which is missing the 3-page Tarzan story due to copyright.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Herky / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; children

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

Hold Everything / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Pardon me, lady, but could youse gimmie the recipe for the pie what was in the window?
Genre
humor
Reprints
  • from Hold Everything daily (NEA) 1938-03-30 - 1938-05-20

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

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

Script
?
Pencils
John Donaldson
Inks
John Donaldson
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
This'll take 'im plumb center, me bucks!
Genre
adventure
Characters
Shark Egan

The Scairt Scarers (Table of Contents: 3)

The Worry Wart / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor; children
Reprints
  • from The Worry Wart daily (NEA) xxxx-xx-xx - xxxx-xx-xx

Galloping Up (Table of Contents: 4)

Out Our Way / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor; children
Reprints
  • from Out Our Way daily (NEA) xxxx-xx-xx - xxxx-xx-xx

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

Mr. Wong Detective / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
If you examine the body, you'll find he wasn't shot...
Genre
detective-mystery
Characters
Mr. Wong

Indexer Notes

An adaptation of the Monogram Pictures movie - Boris Karloff in "Mr. Wong, Detective."
© 1939 by Stephen Slesinger, Inc.

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

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

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

Tex Thorne / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Al Micale
Inks
Al Micale
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Whut's yore name and whut makes yuh think yore safe...
Genre
western-frontier

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

The Comic Zoo / comic story / 0.75 page (report information)

Script
George Scarbo (signed)
Pencils
George Scarbo (signed)
Inks
George Scarbo (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Oh! Oh! I hear someone coming.
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Reprints
  • from The Comic Zoo Sundays (NEA) xxxx-xx-xx

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

Gang Busters / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Al McWilliams ?
Inks
Al McWilliams ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Did you notice any strangers hanging out around here before the robbery?
Genre
crime
Reprints

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

Herky / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Well, well... if it isn't little Davey Jones!
Genre
humor; children
Reprints
  • from Herky Sundays (NEA) xxxx-xx-xx - xxxx-xx-xx

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

Toby / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
If we had a sail, Oomog, you wouldn't have to work so hard.
Genre
children

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

Danny Magee / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
That sprout---!!
Genre
adventure

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

Bronc Peeler / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Jose, that ol' fool jist took my picture...
Genre
western-frontier

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

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hey! Come an' git this kid!
Genre
adventure; aviation
Reprints
  • from Tailspin Tommy Sundays (Bell Syndicate) xxxx-xx-xx - xxxx-xx-xx

G Men vs the Living Masks (Table of Contents: 15)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jim Gary (signed)
Inks
Jim Gary (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
crime

Indexer Notes

© 1939 by Stephen Slesinger, Inc.

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

The Hurricane Kids / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
It's getting terribly rough -- if we can only reach shore!
Genre
adventure

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

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
I'm so burned up I could bite nails in two, so help me!
Genre
humor; children
Reprints
  • from Herky Sundays (NEA) xxxx-xx-xx - xxxx-xx-xx

The Tempter (Table of Contents: 18)

Out Our Way / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor; children
Reprints
  • from Out Our Way daily (NEA) xxxx-xx-xx - xxxx-xx-xx

The Dark Background (Table of Contents: 19)

The Worry Wart / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor; children
Reprints
  • from The Worry Wart daily (NEA) xxxx-xx-xx - xxxx-xx-xx

Rollin' Westward (Table of Contents: 20)

Tex Ritter / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Tex Ritter

Indexer Notes

Based on the Monogram film.

New Stamp Issues (Table of Contents: 21)

Popular Stamp Club / text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

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

Ben Hur / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Erwin Hess
Inks
Erwin Hess
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Ben Hur, sentenced to servitude because he had accidentally...
Genre
historical
Characters
Ben Hur

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

Tarzan / text story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
jungle; adventure

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

The Comic Zoo / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
George Scarbo (signed)
Pencils
George Scarbo (signed)
Inks
George Scarbo (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Bobby Bear takes his music lesson every week...
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Reprints
  • from The Comic Zoo Sundays (NEA) xxxx-xx-xx

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

The Masked Pilot / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Jenney (credited)
Pencils
Bob Jenney (credited)
Inks
Bob Jenney (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The Baron sure messed up the tail assembly, sir.
Genre
adventure; aviation
Characters
Masked Pilot

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

Popular Conundrums / text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

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

George Clark's Carnival / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
George Clark (credited)
Pencils
George Clark (credited)
Inks
George Clark (credited)
Letters
George Clark (credited)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I said have a cigar!
Genre
humor

Indexer Notes

On inside back cover.

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Herky
  2. 1. ["Pardon me, lady, but could youse gimmie the recipe for the pie what was in the window?"]
    Hold Everything
  3. 2. ["This'll take 'im plumb center, me bucks!"]
    Shark Egan
  4. 3. The Scairt Scarers
    The Worry Wart
  5. 4. Galloping Up
    Out Our Way
  6. 5. ["If you examine the body, you'll find he wasn't shot..."]
    Mr. Wong Detective
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Popular Crossword Puzzles
  8. 7. ["Whut's yore name and whut makes yuh think yore safe..."]
    Tex Thorne
  9. 8. ["Oh! Oh! I hear someone coming."]
    The Comic Zoo
  10. 9. ["Did you notice any strangers hanging out around here before the robbery?"]
    Gang Busters
  11. 10. ["Well, well... if it isn't little Davey Jones!"]
    Herky
  12. 11. ["If we had a sail, Oomog, you wouldn't have to work so hard."]
    Toby
  13. 12. ["That sprout---!!"]
    Danny Magee
  14. 13. ["Jose, that ol' fool jist took my picture..."]
    Bronc Peeler
  15. 14. ["Hey! Come an' git this kid!"]
    Tailspin Tommy
  16. 15. G Men vs the Living Masks
  17. 16. ["It's getting terribly rough -- if we can only reach shore!"]
    The Hurricane Kids
  18. 17. ["I'm so burned up I could bite nails in two, so help me!"]
    Herky
  19. 18. The Tempter
    Out Our Way
  20. 19. The Dark Background
    The Worry Wart
  21. 20. Rollin' Westward
    Tex Ritter
  22. 21. New Stamp Issues
    Popular Stamp Club
  23. 22. ["Ben Hur, sentenced to servitude because he had accidentally..."]
    Ben Hur
  24. 23. [no title indexed]
    Tarzan
  25. 24. ["Bobby Bear takes his music lesson every week..."]
    The Comic Zoo
  26. 25. ["The Baron sure messed up the tail assembly, sir."]
    The Masked Pilot
  27. 26. [no title indexed]
    Popular Conundrums
  28. 27. ["I said have a cigar!"]
    George Clark's Carnival
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