(April 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
?

[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; Burma

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Jumpin' junebugs!
Genre
humor
Characters
Spooky; Smokey Stover; Bob; Lloyd; Dillingham D. Dauber
Synopsis
Smokey decides to paint the eagle on top of the flagpole.
Reprints
  • from Smokey Stover Sundays (Chicago Tribune) 1943-0x-xx

Indexer Notes

The inside-front cover.

Smokey is looking at a March 1943 calendar in the comic, so this probably appeared at the end of February or the beginning of March.

[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.122 - 464
First Line of Dialogue or Text
When Stretch saw Cherry kiss Jack, he would not listen to reason...
Genre
adventure; aviation
Characters
Downwind Jaxon; Smilin' Jack; Stretch Martin; Cindy Cider; Cherry Cider; Loo Loo; Nucks
Synopsis
Stretch gets lost flying in a cold front.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

The Sunday page of October 5, 1941 appears on pages 1 and 2. The Sunday page of October 12, 1941 appears on pages 4 and 5.

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

Felix the Cat / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals

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

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
Okay! ...You've got me in a spot... and Burma, too!
Genre
adventure
Characters
Terry Lee; Burma; Kiel
Synopsis
Kiel plans to use Terry as bait on device to sink merchant ships.
Reprints
  • from Terry and the Pirates daily (Chicago Tribune) 1941-xx-xx - 1941-xx-xx

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

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
You kin you prove you got home at ten last night?
Genre
humor; domestic
Characters
Kitty; Ash Perkins; Polly Perkins; Sam'l Perkins; Susie Perkins; Gertie
Synopsis
Ash corroborates Polly's story of getting home at ten o'clock.
Reprints
  • from Polly and Her Pals Sundays (King Features) 1942-xx-xx - 1942-xx-xx

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

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
Going up to see Marty, doctor?
Genre
drama; medical
Characters
Dr. Stephen Bobbs; Blake Gilbert; Dr. McKeever; Marty Strack; Gloria Hornby; Theodore Hornby; Claire Hornby; Tommy-gun Gates; Charlie; Murphy
Synopsis
Marty has learned to walk with crutches and gets a job delivering milk.
Reprints
  • from Doctor Bobbs Sundays (King Features) 1943-xx-xx - 1943-xx-xx

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

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
I've rented an adorable house in Sunnyside - come over and see it, Philander
Genre
humor; domestic
Characters
Willie Flop; Helen Flop; Philander Flop; Otto Flop
Synopsis
The Flops get a new house.
Reprints
  • from The Flop Family Sundays (King Features) 1944-xx-xx - 1944-xx-xx

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

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
At a fashionable Park Avenue apartment...
Genre
crime
Characters
Swami Abdul [Slippery Smith]; Dolly Upjohn; Jake; Fifi (dog)
Synopsis
A fake Swami has a plan to steal a rich woman's necklace.

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

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
Is this the Detropolis Business College?
Genre
drama
Characters
Skeezix Wallet; Mr. Wye; Wilmer Bobble; Nina Clock; Mr. Wumple; Mr. Dimple
Synopsis
Skeezix finally makes contact with Nina and pays Wilmer back for not giving him Nina's phone number.
Reprints
  • from Gasoline Alley Sundays (Chicago Tribune) 1941-xx-xx - 1941-xx-xx

A Bear at His Heels (Table of Contents: 10)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre
adventure
Characters
Bob Naughton; Pat Burgess
Synopsis
Bob wants one good shot at a bear.

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

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
Guess the news!
Genre
humor; domestic
Characters
Etta Kett; Mr. Kett; Biff; Pudgy
Synopsis
Etta has an opportunity to launch a ship.
Reprints
  • from Etta Kett Sundays (King Features) 1942-xx-xx - 1942-xx-xx

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

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Rootin' rain checks!
Genre
humor
Characters
Cookie Stover; Smokey Stover; Buster; Earl Stover
Synopsis
Uncle Gas Stover has sent Earl a bat.
Reprints
  • from Smokey Stover Sundays (Chicago Tribune) 1943-xx-xx

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

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
Toots will get a shock when she comes home and finds that aunty is here for a month's visit!
Genre
humor; domestic
Characters
Casper Hawkins; Toots Hawkins; Colonel Hoofer; Honey Sweet; Arthur
Synopsis
Aunty visits so Casper hides the food.
Reprints
  • from Toots and Casper Sundays (King Features) 1943-xx-xx - 1943-xx-xx

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

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
The state should be satisfied - the police have nabbed his twin brother, Kain - the real culprit - and mistaking him for Abel, have thrown him into Abel's cell-
Genre
humor; domestic
Characters
Bim Gump; Abel Budd; Chester Gump; Rose Budd; Kain Budd
Synopsis
Rose is sick in the hospital.
Reprints
  • from The Gumps Sundays (Chicago Tribune) 1941-xx-xx - 1941-xx-xx

Indexer Notes

The inside-back and back covers.

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Felix the Cat
  2. 1. ["Jumpin' junebugs!"]
    Smokey Stover
  3. 2. ["When Stretch saw Cherry kiss Jack, he would not listen to reason..."]
    Smilin' Jack
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Felix the Cat
  5. 4. ["Okay! ...You've got me in a spot... and Burma, too!"]
    Terry and the Pirates
  6. 5. ["You kin you prove you got home at ten last night?"]
    Polly and Her Pals
  7. 6. ["Going up to see Marty, doctor?"]
    Dr. Bobbs
  8. 7. ["I've rented an adorable house in Sunnyside - come over and see it, Philander"]
    The Flop Family
  9. 8. ["At a fashionable Park Avenue apartment..."]
    Gang Busters
  10. 9. ["Is this the Detropolis Business College?"]
    Gasoline Alley
  11. 10. A Bear at His Heels
  12. 11. ["Guess the news!"]
    Etta Kett
  13. 12. ["Rootin' rain checks!"]
    Smokey Stover
  14. 13. ["Toots will get a shock when she comes home and finds that aunty is here for a month's visit!"]
    Toots and Casper
  15. 14. ["The state should be satisfied - the police have nabbed his twin brother, Kain - the real culprit - and mistaking him for Abel, have thrown him into Abel's cell-"]
    The Gumps
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