Tip Top Comics #v5#1 (49)
(May 1940)

United Feature, 1936 Series
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Volume
5
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)

Jim Hardy / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?

Genre
detective-mystery

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

Tarzan / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Defeated in their attempt to capture their lost White goddess...
Genre
jungle

The Arch Criminal's Return (Table of Contents: 2)

Hawkshaw the Detective / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; detective-mystery

Indexer Notes

It says 'continued on next page' at the bottom, but it's not continued.

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

The Captain and the Kids / comic story / 4.5 pages (report information)

Script
Rudolph Dirks
Pencils
Rudolph Dirks
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor

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

Jasper / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor
Synopsis
Four 1-panel jokes.

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

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

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

Genre
humor; domestic
Synopsis
Two 1-panel jokes.

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

Joe Jinks / comic story / 2.67 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; domestic
Characters
Dynamite Dunn

Indexer Notes

Appears on the top 2/3 of four pages.

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

Divot Diggers / comic story / 1.33 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; sports

Indexer Notes

Appears on the bottom 1/3 of four pages.

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

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
On their way to the river front to find 'Captain Joe', one of a gang...
Genre
adventure

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

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

Script
Bill Conselman
Pencils
Charlie Plumb
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
domestic

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

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Baldy, wanting to get back his job as cook of the lumber camp...
Genre
adventure

On Belgium (Table of Contents: 11)

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: 12)

Can You Beat It? / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Maurice Ketten
Pencils
Maurice Ketten
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor

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

Broncho Bill / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Harry O'Neill
Pencils
Harry O'Neill
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier

Indexer Notes

Appears on the top half of four pages.

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

Bumps / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor

Indexer Notes

Appears on the bottom half of four pages.

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

Fritzi Ritz / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Ernie Bushmiller
Pencils
Ernie Bushmiller
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; domestic

Indexer Notes

Appears on the top half of four pages.

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

Phil Fumble / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Ernie Bushmiller
Pencils
Ernie Bushmiller
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor

Indexer Notes

Appears on the bottom half of four pages.

Lizard Oddities (Table of Contents: 17)

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

Script
John Hix
Pencils
John Hix
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction
Characters
Henry David Thoreau

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

Back Home Again / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor
Synopsis
Four 1-panel jokes.

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

Benny / comic story / 1.67 pages (report information)

Script
J. Carver Pusey
Pencils
J. Carver Pusey
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor

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

Four Aces / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
As Larry, Anne and Ronnie took off on their cabin plane to try and locate the mine...
Genre
adventure; aviation

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 21)

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
In order to stimulate the decreasing number of marriages, a national...
Genre
humor
Characters
Lucifer 'Pappy' Yokum; Pansy Yokum; Daisy Mae; Hairless Joe; Lonesome Polecat

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

Buster Beans / comic story / 1.5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; children

Indexer Notes

Appears on the top half of three pages.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 23)

Bucky and His Pals / comic story / 1.5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; domestic

Indexer Notes

Appears on the bottom half of three pages.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 24)

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

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

Genre
drama

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 25)

Tip Top Patterns / activity / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction
Synopsis
Send away for sewing patterns.
Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Jim Hardy
  2. 1. ["Defeated in their attempt to capture their lost White goddess..."]
    Tarzan
  3. 2. The Arch Criminal's Return
    Hawkshaw the Detective
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    The Captain and the Kids
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Jasper
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Back Home Again
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Joe Jinks
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Divot Diggers
  9. 8. ["On their way to the river front to find 'Captain Joe', one of a gang..."]
    Jim Hardy
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Ella Cinders
  11. 10. ["Baldy, wanting to get back his job as cook of the lumber camp..."]
    Frankie Doodle
  12. 11. On Belgium
    Stamp Tips
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Can You Beat It?
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Broncho Bill
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Bumps
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Fritzi Ritz
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Phil Fumble
  18. 17. Lizard Oddities
    Strange As It Seems
  19. 18. [no title indexed]
    Back Home Again
  20. 19. [no title indexed]
    Benny
  21. 20. ["As Larry, Anne and Ronnie took off on their cabin plane to try and locate the mine..."]
    Four Aces
  22. 21. ["In order to stimulate the decreasing number of marriages, a national..."]
    Li'l Abner
  23. 22. [no title indexed]
    Buster Beans
  24. 23. [no title indexed]
    Bucky and His Pals
  25. 24. [no title indexed]
    Little Mary Mixup
  26. 25. [no title indexed]
    Tip Top Patterns
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