(June 1938)

David McKay, 1937 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1938-05-04
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
David McKay Company
Editing
?

Issue Notes

On sale date as listed in the Catalog of Copyright Entries, Periodicals, 1941, page 137, registration number B498071.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Katzenjammer Kids / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor; children
Characters
Katzenjammer Kids

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

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

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

Script
Alex Raymond (credited) (signed as AR)
Pencils
Alex Raymond (credited) (signed as AR)
Inks
Alex Raymond (credited) (signed as AR)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hawkins has discovered that Blackie, his unconscious cellmate, is his son...
Genre
adventure; jungle
Reprints
  • Newspaper reprints from 1936 to 1937.

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

Ripley's Believe It or Not! / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Val Menges
Genre
non-fiction
Reprints
  • Newspaper reprints from 1936 to 1937.

Mischa Auer (Table of Contents: 4)

Seein' Stars / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Feg Murray (credited) (signed as Feg Murray)
Pencils
Feg Murray (credited) (signed as Feg Murray)
Inks
Feg Murray (credited) (signed as Feg Murray)
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction
Characters
Simone Simon
Keywords
Celebrity

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

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I'll get even with that shrimp, Fritz, for switching pies on me!
Genre
humor; children
Reprints
  • Newspaper reprints from 1936 to 1937.

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

On Our Block / cartoon / 0.8 page (report information)

Script
Jack Welch (credited)
Pencils
Jack Welch (credited) (signed as JJW)
Inks
Jack Welch (credited) (signed as JJW)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The baby ain't so much trouble...
Genre
humor; children
Reprints
  • Newspaper reprints from 1936 to 1937.

Indexer Notes

Four 1-panel jokes.

Dynamite Dick Bartell (Table of Contents: 7)

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

Script
Jack Sords (signed as Sords)
Pencils
Jack Sords (signed as Sords)
Inks
Jack Sords (signed as Sords)
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; sports
Reprints
  • "Copr. 1938 Central Press"

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

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

Script
Lyman Young (credited)
Pencils
Lyman Young (credited)
Inks
Lyman Young (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Don't let Frost's bragging get your goat, Horace...
Genre
drama; adventure
Reprints
  • Newspaper reprints from 1936 to 1937.

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

Ripley's Believe It or Not! / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Mrs. Lilian Albright
Genre
non-fiction
Reprints
  • Newspaper reprints from 1936 to 1937.

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

Elmer [a young boy] / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Doc Winner (credited) (signed as Winner)
Pencils
Doc Winner (credited) (signed as Winner)
Inks
Doc Winner (credited) (signed as Winner)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Gee, Ma, Spot has learned how to 'fetch' swell.
Genre
humor; children; domestic
Reprints
  • Newspaper reprints from 1936 to 1937.

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

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

Script
Paul Robinson (credited) (signed as Paul Robinson)
Pencils
Paul Robinson (credited) (signed as Paul Robinson)
Inks
Paul Robinson (credited) (signed as Paul Robinson)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I simply adore Taylor Robert!
Genre
teen; humor
Reprints
  • Newspaper reprints from 1936 to 1937.

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

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

Script
Billy DeBeck (credited as Billy De Beck) (signed as Billy DeBeck)
Pencils
Billy DeBeck (credited as Billy De Beck) (signed as Billy DeBeck)
Inks
Billy DeBeck (credited as Billy De Beck) (signed as Billy DeBeck)
Colors
?
Letters
Billy DeBeck

First Line of Dialogue or Text
What's th' matter with you, Snuffy???
Feature Logo
Barney Google
Genre
humor
Reprints
  • Newspaper reprints from 1936 to 1937.

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

Puz-L-Zoo; It's Fun to be Fooled / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
? [as Kenny the Magician]
Pencils
? [as Kenny the Magician]
Inks
? [as Kenny the Magician]
Colors
?
Letters
? [as Kenny the Magician]

Reprints
  • Newspaper reprints from 1936 to 1937?

Indexer Notes

Puzzle and text features.

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

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

Script
Lyman Young (credited) (signed as Lyman Young)
Pencils
Lyman Young (credited) (signed as Lyman Young)
Inks
Lyman Young (credited) (signed as Lyman Young)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Pidgee and his pygmy herd have run off with young Tim...
Genre
adventure
Reprints
  • Newspaper reprints from 1936 to 1937.

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

Just Kids [1920s-50s] / comic story / 2.67 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hurry up, young man!
Genre
humor; children

Indexer Notes

The strip occupies 2/3 of each of four pages.

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

Nicodemus O'Malley / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I'm thru with yuh, Palsy.
Genre
children; fantasy-supernatural; humor
Reprints
  • Newspaper reprints from 1936 to 1937.

Indexer Notes

The Nicodemus strip occupies the top 1/3 of three Just Kids pages.

Invent Your Own Comics (Table of Contents: 17) (Expand) /

Just Kids [1920s-50s] / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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

Pete the Tramp / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
C. D. Russell (credited)
Pencils
C. D. Russell (credited)
Inks
C. D. Russell (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Clarence D. Russell [as C. D. Russell]

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Doctor, I want to see you...
Genre
humor
Reprints
  • Newspaper reprints from 1936 to 1937.

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

Blondie / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Chic Young (credited)
Pencils
Chic Young (credited)
Inks
Chic Young (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Murat Young [as Chic Young]

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I feel guilty about going to the movies with Mrs. Woodley and leaving you...
Genre
humor; domestic
Reprints
  • Newspaper reprints from 1936 to 1937.

Henry Sledge (Table of Contents: 20)

Ripley's Believe It or Not! / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
non-fiction
Reprints
  • Newspaper reprints from 1936 to 1937.

Black Shadow -- Part 3 (Table of Contents: 21)

Timberline Tales / text story / 2.6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Bill Bailey; Jarvis Eddy
Reprints
  • Newspaper reprints from 1936 to 1937.

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

Pete the Tramp / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
C. D. Russell (credited)
Pencils
C. D. Russell (credited)
Inks
C. D. Russell (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Clarence D. Russell [as C. D. Russell]

First Line of Dialogue or Text
'Bo' Smith sez he's gonna pop you one...
Genre
humor
Reprints
  • Newspaper reprints from 1936 to 1937.

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

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

Script
Russ Westover (credited) (signed as Russ Westover)
Pencils
Russ Westover (credited) (signed as Russ Westover)
Inks
Russ Westover (credited) (signed as Russ Westover)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Don't be silly Mac - I wouldn't have loaned my engagement ring to Bubbles...
Genre
drama; humor
Reprints
  • Newspaper reprints from 1936 to 1937.
Keywords
soap opera

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

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

Script
George Herriman (signed as Herriman)
Pencils
George Herriman (signed as Herriman)
Inks
George Herriman (signed as Herriman)
Colors
?
Letters
George Herriman

First Line of Dialogue or Text
A one-fruit, one-liff, one-tree fig orchard, heh?
Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals; satire-parody
Reprints
  • Newspaper reprints from 1936 to 1937.

Blondie Ryan (Table of Contents: 25)

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

Script
Jack Sords (signed as Sords)
Pencils
Jack Sords (signed as Sords)
Inks
Jack Sords (signed as Sords)
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; sports
Reprints
  • Newspaper reprints from 1936 to 1937.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 26)

The Phantom / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Lee Falk (credited)
Pencils
Ray Moore (credited)
Inks
Ray Moore (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Meanwhile -- hanging underneath the floating canoe...
Genre
adventure; jungle; superhero
Reprints
  • Daily newspaper reprints from Dec 25-26 & Dec 28 to 31, 1936 and Jan 1-2, 1937.
    One panel is omitted from each 4-panel strip in order to fit 2 dailies on each 7-panel page.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 27)

Pete the Tramp / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
C. D. Russell (credited) (signed as C. D. Russell)
Pencils
C. D. Russell (credited) (signed as C. D. Russell)
Inks
C. D. Russell (credited) (signed as C. D. Russell)
Colors
?
Letters
Clarence D. Russell [as C. D. Russell]

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Yea! The doctor says little Whoozie here has gotta have fish...
Genre
humor
Reprints
  • Newspaper reprints from 1936 to 1937.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 28)

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

Script
Joe Musial (credited) (signed as Musial)
Pencils
Joe Musial (credited) (signed as Musial)
Inks
Joe Musial (credited) (signed as Musial)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I'll put my box of birthday candy up on the shelf...
Genre
humor; children; domestic

Indexer Notes

May be original material.
First page is wordless.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 29)

The Pussycat Princess / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The gold-toothed woolywoof, captured by the royal huntsmen...
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Reprints
  • Newspaper reprints from 1936 to 1937.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 30)

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

Script
Gene Ahern (credited) (signed as Gene Ahern)
Pencils
Gene Ahern (credited) (signed as Gene Ahern)
Inks
Gene Ahern (credited) (signed as Gene Ahern)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Look at the fog-bank rolling in, judge!
Genre
humor; domestic
Reprints
  • Newspaper reprints from 1936 to 1937.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 31)

Ripley's Believe It or Not! / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
S. Martin
Genre
non-fiction
Reprints
  • Newspaper reprints from 1936 to 1937.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 32)

Daffydoodles / cartoon / 0.67 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Doc Winner (credited) (signed as Winner)
Inks
Doc Winner (credited) (signed as Winner)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Trying to catch the time that flies.
Genre
humor
Synopsis
Puns & jokes sent in by readers.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 33)

Pete the Tramp / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
C. D. Russell (credited)
Pencils
C. D. Russell (credited)
Inks
C. D. Russell (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Clarence D. Russell [as C. D. Russell]

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Doc, the paper says there's good fishing today!
Genre
humor
Reprints
  • Newspaper reprints from 1936 to 1937.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 34) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 35) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    The Katzenjammer Kids
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
  3. 2. ["Hawkins has discovered that Blackie, his unconscious cellmate, is his son..."]
    Jungle Jim
  4. 3. ["Val Menges"]
    Ripley's Believe It or Not!
  5. 4. Mischa Auer
    Seein' Stars
  6. 5. ["I'll get even with that shrimp, Fritz, for switching pies on me!"]
    The Katzenjammer Kids
  7. 6. ["The baby ain't so much trouble..."]
    On Our Block
  8. 7. Dynamite Dick Bartell
    Sports in Pictures
  9. 8. ["Don't let Frost's bragging get your goat, Horace..."]
    Curley Harper at Lakespur
  10. 9. ["Mrs. Lilian Albright"]
    Ripley's Believe It or Not!
  11. 10. ["Gee, Ma, Spot has learned how to 'fetch' swell."]
    Elmer [a young boy]
  12. 11. ["I simply adore Taylor Robert!"]
    Etta Kett
  13. 12. ["What's th' matter with you, Snuffy???"]
    Barney Google and Snuffy Smith
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Puz-L-Zoo; It's Fun to be Fooled
  15. 14. ["Pidgee and his pygmy herd have run off with young Tim..."]
    Tim Tyler's Luck
  16. 15. ["Hurry up, young man!"]
    Just Kids [1920s-50s]
  17. 16. ["I'm thru with yuh, Palsy."]
    Nicodemus O'Malley
  18. 17. Invent Your Own Comics
    Just Kids [1920s-50s]
  19. 18. ["Doctor, I want to see you..."]
    Pete the Tramp
  20. 19. ["I feel guilty about going to the movies with Mrs. Woodley and leaving you..."]
    Blondie
  21. 20. Henry Sledge
    Ripley's Believe It or Not!
  22. 21. Black Shadow -- Part 3
    Timberline Tales
  23. 22. ["'Bo' Smith sez he's gonna pop you one..."]
    Pete the Tramp
  24. 23. ["Don't be silly Mac - I wouldn't have loaned my engagement ring to Bubbles..."]
    Tillie the Toiler
  25. 24. ["A one-fruit, one-liff, one-tree fig orchard, heh?"]
    Krazy Kat
  26. 25. Blondie Ryan
    Sports in Pictures
  27. 26. ["Meanwhile -- hanging underneath the floating canoe..."]
    The Phantom
  28. 27. ["Yea! The doctor says little Whoozie here has gotta have fish..."]
    Pete the Tramp
  29. 28. ["I'll put my box of birthday candy up on the shelf..."]
    Teddy and Sitting Bull
  30. 29. ["The gold-toothed woolywoof, captured by the royal huntsmen..."]
    The Pussycat Princess
  31. 30. ["Look at the fog-bank rolling in, judge!"]
    Room and Board
  32. 31. ["S. Martin"]
    Ripley's Believe It or Not!
  33. 32. ["Trying to catch the time that flies."]
    Daffydoodles
  34. 33. ["Doc, the paper says there's good fishing today!"]
    Pete the Tramp
  35. 34. [no title indexed]
  36. 35. [no title indexed]
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