Tip Top Comics #v8#5 (89)
(October 1943)

United Feature, 1936 Series
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Volume
8
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
60
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1943-08-31
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, 1943, New Series, Vol. 38, No. 4.


[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
Look! Pappy ketched th' brass ring - now he gets a free ride!
Genre
humor
Characters
Li'l Abner; Mammy Yokum; Pappy Yokum
Keywords
bull; carousel

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

Li'l Abner / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
On their way to Boston to get rich picking oranges...
Genre
humor

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

The Mirror Man / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
? [as Singer]
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
In retaliation for the arrest of a high Nazi fifth columnist...
Genre
war

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

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 halves of 6 pages

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

Nancy / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor

Indexer Notes

appears on the bottom halves of 6 pages

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

The Triple Terror / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Fred Methot
Pencils
Paul Berdanier
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Lectra and Chemix had a scrape with a Jap sub.
Genre
war

The Twin Pilots (Table of Contents: 6)

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

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

Genre
non-fiction

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

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

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

Genre
humor

Indexer Notes

appears on the top halves of 6 pages

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

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; detective-mystery

Indexer Notes

appears on the bottom halves of 6 pages

Pedro de Heredia (Table of Contents: 9)

Pan-American 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: 10)

Gordo / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Gus Arriola
Pencils
Gus Arriola
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor

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

Jim Hardy / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
When Mollie discovered that Miss Cuddle had ruined Windy's broadcast...
Genre
adventure

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

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Vic and his company of Marines enjoy a well-earned rest
Genre
humor; war
Characters
Iron Vic

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

Tailspin Tommy / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The boys have escaped from Bolando in a captured plane...
Genre
adventure
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Look! Pappy ketched th' brass ring - now he gets a free ride!"]
    Li'l Abner
  2. 1. ["On their way to Boston to get rich picking oranges..."]
    Li'l Abner
  3. 2. ["In retaliation for the arrest of a high Nazi fifth columnist..."]
    The Mirror Man
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Fritzi Ritz
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Nancy
  6. 5. ["Lectra and Chemix had a scrape with a Jap sub."]
    The Triple Terror
  7. 6. The Twin Pilots
    Strange as It Seems
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    The Captain and the Kids
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Hawkshaw the Detective
  10. 9. Pedro de Heredia
    Pan-American Stamp Tips
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Gordo
  12. 11. ["When Mollie discovered that Miss Cuddle had ruined Windy's broadcast..."]
    Jim Hardy
  13. 12. ["Vic and his company of Marines enjoy a well-earned rest"]
    Iron Vic
  14. 13. ["The boys have escaped from Bolando in a captured plane..."]
    Tailspin Tommy
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