Tip Top Comics #v4#10 (46)
(February 1940)

United Feature, 1936 Series
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Volume
4
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
United Feature Syndicate, Inc.
Editing
?
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock
Glossy Cover: Newsprint Interior
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Captain and the Kids / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Rudolph Dirks
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor

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

Tarzan / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Edgar Rice Burroughs
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Heading a French rescue column, Tarzan arrives in time to save his friends...
Genre
adventure; jungle

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

The Captain and the Kids; Hawkshaw the Detective / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Rudolph Dirks
Pencils
Rudolph Dirks (signed)
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; detective-mystery

Indexer Notes

The two strips share 5 pages.

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

Benny / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
J. Carver Pusey
Pencils
J. Carver Pusey (signed)
Inks
?
Colors
?

Genre
humor

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

Back Home Again / cartoon / 0.67 page (report information)

Script
Ed Dodd
Pencils
Ed Dodd
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor

Indexer Notes

Two 1-panel jokes.

The Amen Arrows - Chapter One (Table of Contents: 5)

text story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Fred Methot [as Lieutenant Fred A. Methot]
Pencils
Paul Berdanier (signed)
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
adventure; historical
Characters
Robert the Saxon; Duke of Faulkner

The Clouting Clouter (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Allan Mayer (signed)
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; sports
Characters
Henry Armstrong

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

Jim Hardy / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Dick Moores
Pencils
Dick Moores
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure

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

Ella Cinders / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Conselman (signed)
Pencils
Charlie Plumb (signed)
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
drama; domestic

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

Frankie Doodle / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Ben Batsford
Pencils
Ben Batsford
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure

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

Joe Jinks; Divot Diggers / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor

Indexer Notes

The 2 strips share 4 pages.

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

Broncho Bill; Bumps / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Harry O'Neill
Pencils
Harry O'Neill (signed)
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; western-frontier

Indexer Notes

The 2 strips share 4 pages.

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

Fritzi Ritz; Phil Fumble / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Ernie Bushmiller
Pencils
Ernie Bushmiller (signed)
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; domestic

Indexer Notes

The 2 strips share 4 pages.

Famous Smokers (Table of Contents: 13)

Strange as It Seems / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
John Hix
Pencils
John Hix (signed)
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction
Characters
Robert Louis Stevenson; King Zog of Albania; Fany Mendelssohn

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

Jasper / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
Frank Owen
Pencils
Frank Owen
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor

Indexer Notes

Four 1-panel jokes.

On Finland (Table of Contents: 15)

Stamp Tips / text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

Includes stamp ads.

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

Four Aces / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Hal Forrest
Pencils
Hal Forrest
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure

Problem No. 25 (Table of Contents: 17)

Tip Top Cartoon Club / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Paul Berdanier (signed)
Inks
?
Letters
?; typeset

Genre
non-fiction

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 18)

Li'l Abner / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Al Capp
Pencils
Al Capp
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Earthquake McGoon, the wild man from the badlands, seeks a mate.
Genre
humor
Characters
Daisy Mae Scragg; Hairless Joe; Lonesome Polecat

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 19)

Buster Beans; Bucky and His Pals / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Robert L. Dickey
Pencils
Robert L. Dickey
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; children

Indexer Notes

The 2 strips share 3 pages.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 20)

Little Mary Mixup / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
R. M. Brinkerhoff
Pencils
R. M. Brinkerhoff (signed)
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
domestic

The Slatfields (Table of Contents: 21)

Back Home Again / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

Script
Ed Dodd
Pencils
Ed Dodd
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor

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

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    The Captain and the Kids
  2. 1. ["Heading a French rescue column, Tarzan arrives in time to save his friends..."]
    Tarzan
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    The Captain and the Kids; Hawkshaw the Detective
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Benny
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Back Home Again
  6. 5. The Amen Arrows - Chapter One
  7. 6. The Clouting Clouter
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Jim Hardy
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Ella Cinders
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Frankie Doodle
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Joe Jinks; Divot Diggers
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Broncho Bill; Bumps
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Fritzi Ritz; Phil Fumble
  14. 13. Famous Smokers
    Strange as It Seems
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Jasper
  16. 15. On Finland
    Stamp Tips
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Four Aces
  18. 17. Problem No. 25
    Tip Top Cartoon Club
  19. 18. ["Earthquake McGoon, the wild man from the badlands, seeks a mate."]
    Li'l Abner
  20. 19. [no title indexed]
    Buster Beans; Bucky and His Pals
  21. 20. [no title indexed]
    Little Mary Mixup
  22. 21. The Slatfields
    Back Home Again
  23. 22. [no title indexed]
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