(April 1937)

David McKay, 1937 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1937-03-03
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
David McKay Company
Editing
Ruth Plumly Thompson (editor)

Issue Notes

On sale date from the publication date found at the Catalog of Copyright Entries, Part 2, Periodicals, New Series, Volume 35, January-December 1940, Numbers 1-4. Class B periodical. Copyright number B 448920.

On sale date confirmed from claimed use date with the title trademark submission to U.S. Patent and Trademark Office from the Official Gazette of the United States Patent Office. Volume 488, March 1938 (March 1), page 21. Listings of published trademarks. Trademark serial number 400,982, David McKay Company, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Filed December 17, 1937. Ace Comics. For periodical publication. Claims use since March 3, 1937.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Barney Google; Katzenjammer Kids / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Joe Musial (signed)
Inks
Joe Musial (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; children
Characters
Blondie Bumstead; Krazy Kat; Katzenjammer Kids; Pete the Tramp; Barney Google; Snuffy Smith; Elmer

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

Tex Thorne / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Zane Grey
Pencils
Allen Dean
Inks
Allen Dean
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier

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

Ripley's Believe It or Not! / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Robert Ripley (credited as Robert L. Ripley)
Pencils
Robert Ripley (credited as Robert L. Ripley)
Inks
Robert Ripley (credited as Robert L. Ripley)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction

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

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

Script
Don Moore
Pencils
Alex Raymond
Inks
Alex Raymond
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
jungle

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

Seein' Stars / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Feg Murray
Inks
Feg Murray
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; biography
Keywords
celebrity

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

Pete the Tramp / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
C. D. Russell
Pencils
C. D. Russell
Inks
C. D. Russell
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor

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

The Katzenjammer Kids / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Harold Knerr (credited as H. H. Knerr)
Pencils
Harold Knerr (credited as H. H. Knerr)
Inks
Harold Knerr (credited as H. H. Knerr)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Feature Logo
Katzenjammer Kids
Genre
humor; children

Indexer Notes

Relettered.

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

The Pussycat Princess / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Ed Anthony (signed)
Pencils
Ruth Carroll (signed)
Inks
Ruth Carroll (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals

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

Elmer / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Doc Winner
Pencils
Doc Winner
Inks
Doc Winner
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
children; humor

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

Sports in Pictures / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jack Sords
Inks
Jack Sords
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
sports; non-fiction

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

Tillie the Toiler / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Russ Westover
Pencils
Russ Westover
Inks
Russ Westover
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Keywords
soap opera

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

Nicodemus O'Malley & his Whale, Palsy-Walsy / comic story / 0.25 page (report information)

Script
A. D. Carter
Pencils
A. D. Carter
Inks
A. D. Carter
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
children; fantasy-supernatural

Indexer Notes

Four quarter pages with Nicodemus and Just Kids.

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

Dream Land / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
A. D. Carter (credited as Ad Carter)
Pencils
A. D. Carter (credited as Ad Carter)
Inks
A. D. Carter (credited as Ad Carter)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
children; fantasy-supernatural

Indexer Notes

Four quarter pages with Nicodemus and Just Kids.

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

Just Kids [1920s-50s] / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
A. D. Carter (credited as Ad Carter)
Pencils
A. D. Carter (credited as Ad Carter)
Inks
A. D. Carter (credited as Ad Carter)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
children; humor

Indexer Notes

Four half pages with Nicodemus and Dreamland.

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

Tim Tyler's Luck / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Lyman Young
Pencils
Nat Edson (ghosted for Lyman Young)
Inks
Nat Edson (ghosted for Lyman Young)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure; children
Characters
Tim Tyler
Reprints
  • from Tim Tyler Sundays (King Features) 1936-XX-XX - 1936-XX-XX

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

Blondie / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Chic Young
Pencils
Chic Young
Inks
Chic Young
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; domestic

Old Grizzly - Part 1 (Table of Contents: 16)

Timberline Tales / text story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Rutherford Montgomery (credited as Rutherford G. Montgomery)
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 17)

The Stamp Spotlight / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jack King
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction

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

On Our Block / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jack Welch
Pencils
Jack Welch
Inks
Jack Welch
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; children

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

Curley Harper at Lakespur / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Lyman Young
Pencils
Lyman Young
Inks
Lyman Young
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure; sports

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

Teddy and Sitting Bull / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Musial
Pencils
Joe Musial
Inks
Joe Musial
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
children; humor; domestic

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

Barney Google and Snuffy Smith / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Billy DeBeck
Pencils
Billy DeBeck
Inks
Billy DeBeck
Colors
?
Letters
?

Feature Logo
Barney Google
Genre
humor
Characters
Barney Google; Snuffy Smith

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

Etta Kett / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Paul Robinson
Pencils
Paul Robinson
Inks
Paul Robinson
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen; humor

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

Krazy Kat / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
George Herriman
Pencils
George Herriman
Inks
George Herriman
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals; satire-parody

Indexer Notes

Relettered.

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

Room and Board / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Gene Ahern
Pencils
Gene Ahern
Inks
Gene Ahern
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; domestic

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

Doc Winner's Daffy Doodles / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Doc Winner
Pencils
Doc Winner
Inks
Doc Winner
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Barney Google; Katzenjammer Kids
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Tex Thorne
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Ripley's Believe It or Not!
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Jungle Jim
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Seein' Stars
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Pete the Tramp
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    The Katzenjammer Kids
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    The Pussycat Princess
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Elmer
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Sports in Pictures
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Tillie the Toiler
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Nicodemus O'Malley & his Whale, Palsy-Walsy
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Dream Land
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Just Kids [1920s-50s]
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Tim Tyler's Luck
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Blondie
  17. 16. Old Grizzly - Part 1
    Timberline Tales
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    The Stamp Spotlight
  19. 18. [no title indexed]
    On Our Block
  20. 19. [no title indexed]
    Curley Harper at Lakespur
  21. 20. [no title indexed]
    Teddy and Sitting Bull
  22. 21. [no title indexed]
    Barney Google and Snuffy Smith
  23. 22. [no title indexed]
    Etta Kett
  24. 23. [no title indexed]
    Krazy Kat
  25. 24. [no title indexed]
    Room and Board
  26. 25. [no title indexed]
    Doc Winner's Daffy Doodles
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  • Ray Bottorff Jr
  • Jochen G.
  • Del Gruber
  • Bob Hughes
  • Clint Maxwell
  • Dick Sabo
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