(November 1943)

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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
60
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1943-10-01
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Editing
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Smilin' Jack / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure; aviation
Characters
Smilin' Jack [Jack Martin]; Smokey Stover; Spooky (a cat); Pat Ryan; Captain Blaze; Dr. Stephen Bobbs; Mountain Music Malone; Sam'l Perkins [Paw]; Suzie Perkins [Maw]; Kitty (a cat); Nina Clock; Skeezix Wallet

Remove Ugly Blackheads (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Ballco Products Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Smilin' Jack / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Zack Mosley (credited)
Pencils
Boody Rogers [as Zack Mosley] (credited)
Inks
Boody Rogers [as Zack Mosley] (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Boody Rogers

Job Number
P.C.#93-4311
First Line of Dialogue or Text
If I opened up to 40 inches, no doubt this bus would...
Genre
adventure; aviation
Characters
Smilin' Jack [Jack Martin]; Fat Stuff; Dixie Lee; Dr. Helpers; Downwind Jaxon; Joy Beaverduck; Mr. Beaverduck; Mr. Widdle; Longdrink (villain); Madam Mongoose (villain, death); Musclebound (villain)
Synopsis
Madam Mongoose escapes, but can't resist watching what happens to a military plane that was sabotaged earlier. The sabotage is effective, but Madam Mongoose is killed by the careening plane when it crash-lands.
Reprints
Keywords
F.B.I.

Indexer Notes

Copyright, 1940, by the News Syndicate Co. Inc.

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

Terry and the Pirates / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
A little exercise will loosen you up!
Genre
adventure
Characters
Pat Ryan; April Kane; Captain Blaze [also as Grand Eyeyam]; Cheery Blaze; Cue-Ball; Twiddle-Wit
Reprints
  • from Terry and the Pirates daily (News Syndicate Co., Inc.) 1940.xx.xx
Keywords
Chinese; poppy

Indexer Notes

Copyright 1940 by the News Syndicate Co. Inc.

Smoke Over Hog Island (Table of Contents: 4)

text story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
war
Characters
Buddy Holt; Joe Blackfeather
Keywords
Hog Island; Japanese

Indexer Notes

Copr. 1943 by R. S. Callender.

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

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
Hey you lazy lug
Genre
humor
Characters
Smokey Stover; Chief Cash U. Nutt (voice only); Spooky (a cat)
Reprints
  • from Smokey Stover Sunday (News Syndicate Co., Inc.) 1941.xx.xx
Keywords
False Alarm Fire Department

Indexer Notes

Copr. 1941, by News Syndicate Co., Inc.

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

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
My stars, sun
Genre
humor
Characters
Smokey Stover; Chief Cash U. Nutt; Skull Duggery; Spooky (a cat)
Reprints
  • from Smokey Stover Sunday (News Syndicate Co., Inc.) 1941.05.25
Keywords
False Alarm Fire Department

Indexer Notes

Copr. 1941, by News Syndicate Co., Inc.

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

Elza Poppin / cartoon / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
George Swanson [as Swan] (signed)
Inks
George Swanson [as Swan] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Haul those cinders to the hostess house
Genre
humor; military
Characters
Elza Poppin; Ed; Jerry; Sarge; Tom
Reprints
  • from Elza Poppin daily (King Features Syndicate, Inc.) 1941.01.20
  • from Elza Poppin daily (King Features Syndicate, Inc.) 1941.xx.xx

Indexer Notes

Five Elza Poppin cartoon strips.
Copr. 1941, King Features Syndicate, Inc.

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

Etta Kett / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Paul Robinson (credited)
Pencils
Paul Robinson (credited and signed)
Inks
Paul Robinson (credited and signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Did I hear you say you'd help with the dishes?
Genre
domestic; teen
Characters
Etta Kett; Mr. Kett; Mrs. Kett; Phil
Reprints
  • from Etta Kett Sunday (King Features Syndicate, Inc.) 1942.03.15
  • from Etta Kett Sunday (King Features Syndicate, Inc.) 1942.03.22

Indexer Notes

Copr. 1942, King Features Syndicate, Inc.

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

Polly and Her Pals / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Cliff Sterrett (credited)
Pencils
Cliff Sterrett (credited)
Inks
Cliff Sterrett (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Ma's told you a million times not to snooze after supper, Pa
Genre
domestic; humor
Characters
Polly Perkins; Ash [Ashur Perkins]; Carrie; Sam'l Perkins [Paw]; Suzie Perkins [Maw]; Kitty (a cat)
Reprints
  • from Polly and Her Pals Sunday (King Features Syndicate, Inc.) 1942.04.12

Indexer Notes

Copr. 1942, King Features Syndicate, Inc.

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

Polly and Her Pals / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Cliff Sterrett (credited)
Pencils
Cliff Sterrett (credited)
Inks
Cliff Sterrett (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Fer th' love of Mike, Maw!
Genre
domestic; humor
Characters
Polly Perkins; Sam'l Perkins [Paw]; Suzie Perkins [Maw]; Kitty (a cat)
Reprints
  • from Polly and Her Pals Sunday (King Features Syndicate, Inc.) 1942.04.19

Indexer Notes

Copr. 1942, King Features Syndicate, Inc.

Putting on the Dog (Table of Contents: 11)

Spooky / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Bill Holman [as Fenwick Flooky] (credited)
Pencils
Bill Holman [as Fenwick Flooky] (credited)
Inks
Bill Holman [as Fenwick Flooky] (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; humor
Characters
Spooky (a cat); Fenwick Flooky
Reprints
  • from Spooky Sunday (News Syndicate Co., Inc.) 1940.xx.xx

Indexer Notes

Copr. 1940, by News Syndicate Co., Inc.

Hot Notes (Table of Contents: 12)

Spooky / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Bill Holman [as Fenwick Phlooky] (credited)
Pencils
Bill Holman [as Fenwick Phlooky] (credited)
Inks
Bill Holman [as Fenwick Phlooky] (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; humor
Characters
Spooky (a cat); Fenwick Flooky
Reprints
  • from Spooky Sunday (News Syndicate Co., Inc.) 1940.03.03

Indexer Notes

Copr. 1940, by News Syndicate Co., Inc.

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

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

Script
Gus Edson (signed)
Pencils
Gus Edson (signed)
Inks
Gus Edson (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
How is our financial wizard today?
Genre
domestic; humor
Characters
Andy Gump [Andrew Gump]; Min Gump [Minerva Gump]
Reprints
  • from The Gumps Sunday (Chicago Tribune-N.Y. News Syndicate, Inc.) 1938.xx.xx

Indexer Notes

Copr. 1938, by Chicago Tribune-N.Y. News Syndicate, Inc.

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

Dr. Bobbs / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Elliot Caplin [as Elliot] (credited)
Pencils
Jim McArdle [as McArdle] (credited)
Inks
Jim McArdle [as McArdle] (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hey, Doc, you gonna fix Malone's soup-bone?
Genre
medical
Characters
Dr. Stephen Bobbs; Dr. Luana Higgans (first appearance); Dr. Van Curtsey; Mountain Music Malone; Nurse Blossom; Nurse Norman; Slapsy McGonigle
Reprints
  • from Dr. Bobbs daily (King Features Syndicate, Inc.) 1941.xx.xx
Keywords
baseball; Wigglesworth Hospital; World Series

Indexer Notes

Copr. 1941, King Features Syndicate, Inc.
Story includes strips dated September 19, October 3 and October 8, 1941.

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

Gang Busters / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
See those dead cows, Mr. Howard?
Genre
crime
Characters
Agent Larry Howard; Agent Morris; Danny Donique (villain); Leo Donique (villain)
Keywords
cattle rustlers; F.B.I.

Indexer Notes

Based on Phillips H. Lord's famous radio feature.
Copr. 1943 by Phillips H. Lord, Inc.

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

Toots and Casper / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Jimmy Murphy (credited)
Pencils
Jimmy Murphy (credited)
Inks
Jimmy Murphy (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I'm sure gonna miss you, Herman
Genre
domestic; humor
Characters
Toots Hawkins; Casper Hawkins; Buttercup Hawkins; Alfred Skidder; Aunt Clara; Colonel Hoofer; Officer Fogarty; Teddy Hoofer; Spare-Ribs (a dog)
Reprints
  • from Toots and Casper Sunday (King Features Syndicate, Inc.) 1942.07.19
  • from Toots and Casper Sunday (King Features Syndicate, Inc.) 1942.xx.xx
Keywords
farm

Indexer Notes

Copr. 1942, King Features Syndicate, Inc.

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

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

Script
Frank King [as King] (credited)
Pencils
Frank King [as King] (credited)
Inks
Frank King [as King] (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Nina, have you heard!
Genre
domestic; humor
Characters
Elsie Loman; Jessica; Larry Packer; Nina Clock; Skeezix Wallet
Reprints
  • from Gasoline Alley daily (Chicago Tribune-N.Y. News Syndicate, Inc.) 1938.xx.xx

Indexer Notes

Copr. 1938, by Chicago Tribune-N.Y. News Syndicate, Inc.

Get This Junior Air Raid Warden Kit (Table of Contents: 18) (Expand) /

Kay Novelty Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Get This Bomber and Secret Bomb-Sight Free (Table of Contents: 19) (Expand) /

Invention Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Be a Radio Technician (Table of Contents: 20) (Expand) /

National Radio Institute / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Choose Your Prize (Table of Contents: 21) (Expand) /

American Specialty Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Smilin' Jack
  2. 1. Remove Ugly Blackheads
    Ballco Products Co.
  3. 2. ["If I opened up to 40 inches, no doubt this bus would..."]
    Smilin' Jack
  4. 3. ["A little exercise will loosen you up!"]
    Terry and the Pirates
  5. 4. Smoke Over Hog Island
  6. 5. ["Hey you lazy lug"]
    Smokey Stover
  7. 6. ["My stars, sun"]
    Smokey Stover
  8. 7. ["Haul those cinders to the hostess house"]
    Elza Poppin
  9. 8. ["Did I hear you say you'd help with the dishes?"]
    Etta Kett
  10. 9. ["Ma's told you a million times not to snooze after supper, Pa"]
    Polly and Her Pals
  11. 10. ["Fer th' love of Mike, Maw!"]
    Polly and Her Pals
  12. 11. Putting on the Dog
    Spooky
  13. 12. Hot Notes
    Spooky
  14. 13. ["How is our financial wizard today?"]
    The Gumps
  15. 14. ["Hey, Doc, you gonna fix Malone's soup-bone?"]
    Dr. Bobbs
  16. 15. ["See those dead cows, Mr. Howard?"]
    Gang Busters
  17. 16. ["I'm sure gonna miss you, Herman"]
    Toots and Casper
  18. 17. ["Nina, have you heard!"]
    Gasoline Alley
  19. 18. Get This Junior Air Raid Warden Kit
    Kay Novelty Co.
  20. 19. Get This Bomber and Secret Bomb-Sight Free
    Invention Co.
  21. 20. Be a Radio Technician
    National Radio Institute
  22. 21. Choose Your Prize
    American Specialty Co.
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