(January 1946)

Dell, 1936 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand
A Dell Magazine [circle]
Printer
Printed in U.S.A.
Editing
Helen Meyer (editor)

[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)

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

Script
Bill Holman
Pencils
Bill Holman (signed)
Inks
Bill Holman (signed)
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
You're as jumpy as a frog with the hot foot - what's up, Pop?
Genre
humor
Characters
Spooky; Smokey Stover; Earl Stover; Kermit K. Kackleberry
Synopsis
Smokey sends Earl to get a toaster.
Reprints
  • from Smokey Stover Sundays (Chicago Tribune) 1942-xx-xx
Keywords
Christmas

Indexer Notes

The inside-front cover.

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

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

Script
Zack Mosley
Pencils
Zack Mosley
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
Boody Rogers

Job Number
P.C.119 - 461
First Line of Dialogue or Text
I've been trying to see Smilin' Jack for a week -- and frankly I'm fed up with this "he isn't in" stuff!
Genre
adventure; aviation
Characters
Downwind Jaxon; Smilin' Jack; Cindy; Toemain; Cherry (Cindy's daughter); Stretch Martin
Synopsis
Jack inherits his late wife's fortune.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

The Sunday page of August 3, 1941 appears in part on page 1. The Sunday page of August 10, 1941 appears on page 3. The Sunday page of August 17, 1941 appears on page 6 and 7.

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

Felix the Cat / comic story / 6.75 pages (report information)

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

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals

[Statement of Ownership] (Table of Contents: 4)

statement of ownership / 0.25 page (report information)

Script
Helen Meyer (business manager)
Letters
typeset

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

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
Captain Wing, the golden one and Hu Shee were on the wall where that bomb hit!
Genre
adventure
Characters
Terry Lee; Kiel; Mrs. Lustre [Burma]
Synopsis
Terry is a prisoner of the Japanese.
Reprints
  • from Terry and the Pirates Sundays (Chicago Tribune) 1941-xx-xx - 1941-xx-xx

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

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

Script
Cliff Sterrett
Pencils
Cliff Sterrett
Inks
Cliff Sterrett
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Ah, here comes Gertie with her report card
Genre
humor; domestic
Characters
Kitty; Polly Perkins; Sam'l Perkins; Susie Perkins; Gertie; Pete
Synopsis
Gertie comes home with her report card.
Reprints
  • from Polly and Her Pals Sundays (King Features) 1942-xx-xx - 1942-xx-xx

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

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Nothing serious, Mrs. Amalfi. - Marco has a little fever and ought to stay in bed a couple of days.
Genre
drama; medical
Characters
Dr. Stephen Bobbs; Mrs. Amalfi; Marco Amalfi; Blackie Kerr; Slapsy McGonigle; Blake Gilbert; Marty
Synopsis
Blackie wants to punch Dr. Bobbs for giving his best player bed rest.
Reprints
  • from Doctor Bobbs Sundays (King Features) 1942-xx-xx - 1942-xx-xx

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

The Flop Family / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
It's from Uncle Hugo - he's coming to visit us
Genre
humor; domestic
Characters
Philander Flop; Helen Flop; Hugo
Synopsis
Uncle Hugo visits the Flops.
Reprints
  • from The Flop Family Sundays (King Features) 1944-xx-xx - 1944-xx-xx

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

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

Script
Gaylord Du Bois (sourced) (Entry states: "Gang Busters. 4p. (1 sent) For Popular Comics, January 1946. Submitted August 13, 1945.")
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
At two a.m., Henry Hale, a prosperous poultry-man, finds himself awake.
Genre
crime
Characters
Henry Hale; Slick Secconi; Gus Naplik; Sid; Cappy (dog); Colby; Berg; Silent Schmidt
Synopsis
Chicken thieves accidentally kills a farmer.

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

Gasoline Alley / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Nina can't do that to me!
Genre
drama
Characters
Skeezix Wallet; Diana Dune; Nina Clock; Gootch
Synopsis
Skeezix thinks Nina was cheating on him with another man.
Reprints
  • from Gasoline Alley Sundays (Chicago Tribune) 1938-xx-xx - 1938-xx-xx

Charley Horse Goes to the Country (Table of Contents: 11)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Robert Callender (credited as R. S. Callender)
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Charley Horse; Mrs. Cow; Danny Donkey; Robbin; Rollo Cow
Synopsis
It's Charley's day off and he goes walking.

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

Etta Kett / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hi Etta! Flop in!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Etta Kett; Mr. Kett; Mrs. Kett
Synopsis
A bear has been sent to be a team mascot.
Reprints
  • from Etta Kett Sundays (King Features) 1942-xx-xx - 1942-xx-xx

[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
Gosh - only two minutes to get home to hear the Shoddy Shoe program - "There's Gold in Them Thar Heels" - I'll just about make it!
Genre
humor
Characters
Smokey Stover; Cy Klone
Synopsis
Smokey can't get his radio to work.
Reprints
  • from Smokey Stover Sundays (Chicago Tribune) 1942-xx-xx

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

Toots and Casper / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I have to go out and pay my debts!!
Genre
humor; domestic
Characters
Casper Hawkins; Toots Hawkins; Colonel Hoofer; Katilka; Sophie Hoofer; Buttercup Hawkins; Spare-Ribs (dog)
Synopsis
Casper goes to pay off his friends what he owes them, but he can't find them.
Reprints
  • from Toots and Casper Sundays (King Features) 1943-xx-xx - 1943-xx-xx

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

The Gumps / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
She ran in there, Uncle Bim!
Genre
humor; domestic
Characters
Bim Gump; Chester Gump; Kain Budd; Rose Budd; Abel Budd
Synopsis
Chester and Bim learn more about the apple-selling girl and her uncle.
Reprints
  • from The Gumps Sundays (Chicago Tribune) 1941-xx-xx - 1941-xx-xx

Indexer Notes

The inside-back and back covers.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Felix the Cat
  2. 1. ["You're as jumpy as a frog with the hot foot - what's up, Pop?"]
    Smokey Stover
  3. 2. ["I've been trying to see Smilin' Jack for a week -- and frankly I'm fed up with this "he isn't in" stuff!"]
    Smilin' Jack
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Felix the Cat
  5. 4. [Statement of Ownership]
  6. 5. ["Captain Wing, the golden one and Hu Shee were on the wall where that bomb hit!"]
    Terry and the Pirates
  7. 6. ["Ah, here comes Gertie with her report card"]
    Polly and Her Pals
  8. 7. ["Nothing serious, Mrs. Amalfi. - Marco has a little fever and ought to stay in bed a couple of days."]
    Dr. Bobbs
  9. 8. ["It's from Uncle Hugo - he's coming to visit us"]
    The Flop Family
  10. 9. ["At two a.m., Henry Hale, a prosperous poultry-man, finds himself awake."]
    Gang Busters
  11. 10. ["Nina can't do that to me!"]
    Gasoline Alley
  12. 11. Charley Horse Goes to the Country
  13. 12. ["Hi Etta! Flop in!"]
    Etta Kett
  14. 13. ["Gosh - only two minutes to get home to hear the Shoddy Shoe program - "There's Gold in Them Thar Heels" - I'll just about make it!"]
    Smokey Stover
  15. 14. ["I have to go out and pay my debts!!"]
    Toots and Casper
  16. 15. ["She ran in there, Uncle Bim!"]
    The Gumps
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