Tip Top Comics #v12#6 (138)
(January 1948)

United Feature, 1936 Series
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Volume
12
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
United Feature Syndicate, Inc.
Editing
A. Moody
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
Rudolph Dirks
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
The Kids: Hans and Fritz

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

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

Script
Rudolph Dirks [as R. Dirks] (signed)
Pencils
Rudolph Dirks [as R. Dirks] (signed)
Inks
Rudolph Dirks [as R. Dirks] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
The Captain and the Kids

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

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

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

Nancy / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor
Characters
Nancy

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

Fritzi Ritz / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor
Characters
Fritzi Ritz

The National Guard (Table of Contents: 5)

How it Began! / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction

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

Curly Kayoe / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Sam Leff
Pencils
Sam Leff
Inks
Sam Leff
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
You will, Terry - you will marry me...
Genre
drama; sports
Characters
Curly Kayoe

Great Feat of Human Endurance (Table of Contents: 7)

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

Script
Ernest Hix
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction

Stamp Terms (Table of Contents: 8)

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

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction
Keywords
stamps

Indexer Notes

With stamp ads that surround the column.

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

Li'l Abner / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Do you out-rumble the basso? De-rumble-ize!
Genre
humor
Characters
Li'l Abner; O. W. Uproar

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

El Bombo / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Don't forget our bargain, Bombo!
Genre
humor
Characters
El Bombo; Mr. Biltybux
Synopsis
Bombo and Biltybux agree to count to 50 before losing their tempers. Bombo wanders into a tough section of town and is accosted by numerous thugs. He makes sure to count to 50 before thrashing them.

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

statement of ownership / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
A. Moody (business manager)
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction

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

Gordo / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Gustavo Arriola (signed)
Pencils
Gustavo Arriola (signed)
Inks
Gustavo Arriola (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Gordo
Keywords
Mexican

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

Abbie an' Slats / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Raeburn van Buren
Pencils
Raeburn Van Buren
Inks
Raeburn Van Buren
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Deep in the heart of India is the teeming Maharajadom of Droopistan.
Genre
drama; humor
Characters
Bathless Groggins; Foamingham J. McCrookit

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

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

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

Genre
humor
Synopsis
Comprised of four 1-panel gag cartoons.
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    The Captain and the Kids
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    The Captain and the Kids
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Scoopy
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Nancy
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Fritzi Ritz
  6. 5. The National Guard
    How it Began!
  7. 6. ["You will, Terry - you will marry me..."]
    Curly Kayoe
  8. 7. Great Feat of Human Endurance
    Strange as it Seems
  9. 8. Stamp Terms
    Stamp Tips
  10. 9. ["Do you out-rumble the basso? De-rumble-ize!"]
    Li'l Abner
  11. 10. ["Don't forget our bargain, Bombo!"]
    El Bombo
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Gordo
  14. 13. ["Deep in the heart of India is the teeming Maharajadom of Droopistan."]
    Abbie an' Slats
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Back Home Again
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