(December 1945)

Dell, 1936 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1945
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand
A Dell Magazine [circle]
Printer
Printed in U.S.A.
Editing
?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Felix the Cat / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Pat Sullivan
Inks
?
Colors
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Felix the Cat; Smilin' Jack; Terry Lee; Smokey Stover

Indexer Notes

With cameos of Smilin' Jack, Smokey Stover, and Terry & the Pirates.

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

Polly and Her Pals / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Cliff Sterrett (signed)
Pencils
Cliff Sterrett (signed)
Inks
Cliff Sterrett (signed)
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
What are the most popular prepared drinks in the world?
Genre
humor
Characters
Kitty; Sam'l Perkins
Synopsis
Paw's nephew stumps him with a trivia question.
Reprints
  • from Polly and Her Pals Sundays (King Features) 1942-xx-xx

Indexer Notes

The inside-front cover.

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

Smilin' Jack / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Job Number
P.C.118 - 4312
First Line of Dialogue or Text
Quick, Jack! Jump in Toemain's plane -- I'll try to hold them off while you start it!!
Genre
adventure; aviation
Characters
Downwind Jaxon; Smilin' Jack; Cindy; Catize; Snake-Bite; Toemain
Synopsis
Cindy and Jack escape from Toemain.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

The Sunday page of July 20, 1941 appears on pages 1 and 2. The Sunday page of July 27, 1941 appears on pages 4 and 5. The Sunday page of August 3, 1941 appears in part on pages 7.

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

Terry and the Pirates / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hu Shee!... I thought you were ready to leave on the raid into the invader lines!
Genre
adventure
Characters
Terry Lee; Hu Shee; Tang; Dr. Ping [The Blue Tiger]; Bucky Wing; Lin Sun; Hugo (camel)
Synopsis
Tang betrays the Chinese soldiers.
Reprints
  • from Terry and the Pirates daily (Chicago Tribune) 1941-xx-xx - 1941-xx-xx

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

Smokey Stover / 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
Oboy! - Yippee! - Yow! - This calls for action - I gotta get pop on the phone right away!
Genre
humor
Characters
Smokey Stover; Earl Stover
Synopsis
Uncle Cole has sent Earl a present from South America.
Reprints
  • from Smokey Stover Sundays (Chicago Tribune) 1942-xx-xx

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

Felix the Cat / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Pat Sullivan
Pencils
Pat Sullivan
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals

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

The Flop Family / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
George Swanson
Pencils
George Swanson
Inks
George Swanson
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I'll surprise Helen and give her another driving lesson this afternoon
Genre
humor; domestic
Characters
Philander Flop; Helen Flop
Synopsis
Helen has some problems with the car.
Reprints
  • from The Flop Family Sundays (King Features) 1944-xx-xx

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

Dr. Bobbs / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Elliott Caplin
Pencils
Jay McArdle
Inks
Jay McArdle
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hey! Doc! Wait fer baby!
Genre
drama; medical
Characters
Dr. Stephen Bobbs; Blake Gilbert; Slapsy McGonigle; Dr. Lightfoot; Marco Amalfi; Mama Amalfi; Blackie
Synopsis
Dr. Bobbs opens a clinic on the rundown East side of town.
Reprints
  • from Doctor Bobbs Sundays (King Features) 1942-xx-xx - 1942-xx-xx

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

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

Script
Gaylord Du Bois (sourced) (Entry states: "Gang Busters. 4p. For Popular Comics, December 1945. Submitted July 5, 1945.")
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
In the back room of Sam Chernick's jewelry shop the doorbell rings
Genre
crime
Characters
Sam Chernick; Massey; Kilborn; Hanlon
Synopsis
Kilborn and Massey come across a recently robbed shop.

Felix Takes a Cat-Nap (Table of Contents: 9)

Felix the Cat / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Pat Sullivan
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Felix the Cat

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

Toots and Casper / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Toots is starting a diary!
Genre
drama; humor; domestic
Characters
Casper Hawkins; Toots Hawkins; Colonel Hoofer; Cecil Twitterton
Synopsis
Casper brings a movie star to meet Toots.
Reprints
  • from Toots and Casper Sunday (King Features) 1943-xx-xx

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

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
Uncle Walt, I've got to have a bigger allowance.
Genre
drama
Characters
Skeezix Wallet; Walt Wallet; Tops Topper; Diana Dune; Gootch; Nina Clock
Synopsis
Skeezix buys a Christmas gift for Nina.
Reprints
  • from Gasoline Alley Sundays (Chicago Tribune) 1938-xx-xx - 1938-xx-xx

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

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Shut up, you little fool!
Genre
humor; domestic
Characters
Bim Gump; Chester Gump; Rose Budd; Kain Budd
Synopsis
The little girl that Chester bought the apple from has a mean uncle.
Reprints
  • from The Gumps Sundays (Chicago Tribune) 1941-xx-xx

Indexer Notes

The inside-back cover.

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

Smokey Stover / 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
Good morning, Cymbal Simon - where's Smokey?
Genre
humor
Characters
Spooky; Smokey Stover; Ted; Mabel (mule); Frank; Chief Cash U. Nutt; Henrietta Nornge
Synopsis
Smokey is late for work because he had been shot.
Reprints
  • from Smokey Stover Sundays (Chicago Tribune) 1942-xx-xx

Indexer Notes

The back cover.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Felix the Cat
  2. 1. ["What are the most popular prepared drinks in the world?"]
    Polly and Her Pals
  3. 2. ["Quick, Jack! Jump in Toemain's plane -- I'll try to hold them off while you start it!!"]
    Smilin' Jack
  4. 3. ["Hu Shee!... I thought you were ready to leave on the raid into the invader lines!"]
    Terry and the Pirates
  5. 4. ["Oboy! - Yippee! - Yow! - This calls for action - I gotta get pop on the phone right away!"]
    Smokey Stover
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Felix the Cat
  7. 6. ["I'll surprise Helen and give her another driving lesson this afternoon"]
    The Flop Family
  8. 7. ["Hey! Doc! Wait fer baby!"]
    Dr. Bobbs
  9. 8. ["In the back room of Sam Chernick's jewelry shop the doorbell rings"]
    Gang Busters
  10. 9. Felix Takes a Cat-Nap
    Felix the Cat
  11. 10. ["Toots is starting a diary!"]
    Toots and Casper
  12. 11. ["Uncle Walt, I've got to have a bigger allowance."]
    Gasoline Alley
  13. 12. ["Shut up, you little fool!"]
    The Gumps
  14. 13. ["Good morning, Cymbal Simon - where's Smokey?"]
    Smokey Stover
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