Tip Top Comics #v7#2 (74)
(June 1942)

United Feature, 1936 Series
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Volume
7
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1942-05-01
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

Issue Notes

The on-sale date is from the publication date recorded in the Catalog of Copyright Entries, Part 2, Periodicals, 1942, New Series, Vol. 37, No. 2.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Li'l Abner / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Al Capp
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hold it Son!
Genre
humor
Characters
Li'l Abner Yokum; Mammy Yokum; Pappy Yokum

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

Li'l Abner / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
As soon as Marryin' Sam - chased out of Dogpatch by Black Rufe - returns...
Genre
humor

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

The Mirror Man / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Fred Methot
Pencils
Reg Greenwood
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The Mirror Man must cross Nazi-occupied Norway to reach another...

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

Looy Dot Dope / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Bernard Dibble ?
Pencils
Bernard Dibble
Inks
Bernard Dibble
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
"Looy and his friend have been put ashore from the 'Sea Bat' to look for food and water."
Genre
humor
Characters
Looy; Dilbury
Synopsis
Looy and Dilbury visit a tropical island populated by attractive young women and hostile (and jealous) men.

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

Iron Vic / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Bernard Dibble
Pencils
Bernard Dibble [as Dib]
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Vic warms up for the American all-stars against the picked United Leaguers...
Genre
sports
Characters
Iron Vic; Tim
Synopsis
Vic's young pal Tim watches the all-star baseball game in the company of two Civil War veterans.
Keywords
General Douglas MacArthur

Indexer Notes

The last panel features a drawing of General Douglas MacArthur, as Tim says Vic is his hero "along with one other fighter!"

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

Fritzi Ritz / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor

Indexer Notes

Appears on the top half of 6 pages.

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

Nancy / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor

Indexer Notes

Appears on the bottom half of 6 pages.

On Canada (Table of Contents: 7)

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

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

With stamp ads.

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

The Captain and the Kids / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor

Indexer Notes

Appears on the top half of 6 pages.

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

Hawkshaw the Detective / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; detective-mystery

Indexer Notes

Appears on the bottom half of 6 pages.

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

The Triple Terror / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Fred Methot
Pencils
Reg Greenwood
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The Triple Terror find that the hidden Jap base is really two aircraft carriers...
Genre
war

One Man Fire Department (Table of Contents: 11)

Strange as It Seems / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
John Hix
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction

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

Funny Side Up! / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Abner Dean
Pencils
Abner Dean
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor

Unmasked! (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

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

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

Tailspin Tommy / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Tommy and Skeets have flown to Miami from Versalian-invaded Marquie...
Genre
adventure

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

Jim Hardy / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Jim has found his young friend Bill, long thought lost at sea...
Genre
adventure

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

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.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Hold it Son!"]
    Li'l Abner
  2. 1. ["As soon as Marryin' Sam - chased out of Dogpatch by Black Rufe - returns..."]
    Li'l Abner
  3. 2. ["The Mirror Man must cross Nazi-occupied Norway to reach another..."]
    The Mirror Man
  4. 3. [""Looy and his friend have been put ashore from the 'Sea Bat' to look for food and water.""]
    Looy Dot Dope
  5. 4. ["Vic warms up for the American all-stars against the picked United Leaguers..."]
    Iron Vic
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Fritzi Ritz
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Nancy
  8. 7. On Canada
    Stamp Tips
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    The Captain and the Kids
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Hawkshaw the Detective
  11. 10. ["The Triple Terror find that the hidden Jap base is really two aircraft carriers..."]
    The Triple Terror
  12. 11. One Man Fire Department
    Strange as It Seems
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Funny Side Up!
  14. 13. Unmasked!
    The Spark Man
  15. 14. ["Tommy and Skeets have flown to Miami from Versalian-invaded Marquie..."]
    Tailspin Tommy
  16. 15. ["Jim has found his young friend Bill, long thought lost at sea..."]
    Jim Hardy
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Back Home Again
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