(December 1938)

David McKay, 1937 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1938-11-04
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
David McKay Company
Editing
?

Issue Notes

The on-sale date is from the publication date recorded in the Catalog of Copyright Entries, Part 2, Periodicals, 1941, New Series, Vol. 36, No. 3.

[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
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; children
Characters
Hans; Fritz; Captain

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

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

Script
Alex Raymond (credited)
Pencils
Alex Raymond (credited)
Inks
Alex Raymond (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The sinister Maharajah of Ibor has seized an old lamasery.
Genre
adventure; jungle

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

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
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The 'Singer' building of Jaipur, India...
Genre
non-fiction

Norma Shearer (Table of Contents: 3)

Seein' Stars / comic story / 0.8 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

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

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
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Sh-h! Come inside und leaf vell enough alone!
Genre
humor; children

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

They'll Do It Every Time / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Jimmy Hatlo (credited) (signed as Jimmy Hatlo)
Pencils
Jimmy Hatlo (credited) (signed as Jimmy Hatlo)
Inks
Jimmy Hatlo (credited) (signed as Jimmy Hatlo)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Yes, dear -- no, dear -- yes, dear...
Genre
humor

Sport Clippings (Table of Contents: 6)

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
Characters
Chick Evans

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

Curley Harper at Lakespur / 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
Curley. may I see you about something inportant?
Genre
sports; teen; adventure

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

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
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Highest point of coastal ground...
Genre
non-fiction

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

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
Huh? Yipe! Yipe!! G-r-r-r.
Genre
humor; children

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

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
An invite from Bob Craig for the prom.
Genre
drama; teen; humor

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

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
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
So, this is New York -- waal -- I do declar -- kem on, Google...
Feature Logo
Barney Google
Genre
humor

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

Puz-L-Zoo / activity / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor

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

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
Tim, I want you and Spud to deliver these special orders to Trooper Olin...
Genre
adventure

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

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
It get's [sic] lonesome out here...
Feature Logo
Nicodemus O'Malley and His Whale, Palsy-Walsy
Genre
humor; children; fantasy-supernatural

Indexer Notes

Three 1/3-pages.

[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
It's time for my apple dumpling to go to bed.
Genre
humor; domestic; children

Indexer Notes

Four 2/3-pages.

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

Seein' Stars / comic story / 0.8 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
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
While Clark Gable was pulling out his mechanic...
Genre
non-fiction
Characters
Shirley Temple

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

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
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Good-bye, Pete!
Genre
humor

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

Blondie / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Ah, a dollar sixty left over from last week!
Genre
humor; domestic

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

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
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Boys! I'm a candidate for election...
Genre
humor

Wild Horse - Part 3 (Table of Contents: 20)

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

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

Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Major Jessup; Bill Bailey

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

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
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
An ice house burned to the ground...
Genre
non-fiction

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

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
Mac, there's a Gypsy in here who tells fortunes...
Genre
drama; humor

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

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
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Here am I, with a super supply of toast -- with not a drop of tea...
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; humor

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

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
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Great Caesar's Ghost Pete -- listen to this!
Genre
humor

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

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
You see, Mr. Powell, all we need are a few Sky Band prisoners.
Genre
superhero; jungle
Reprints
  • from Phantom daily strips (King Features Syndicate) 1937-02-19 - 1937-02-20 and 1937-02-22 - 1937-02-27,
    but one panel is omitted from one of the two 4-panel strips on each page in order to fit 2 dailies on each 7-panel page.

Big Chance (Table of Contents: 26)

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

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

Genre
non-fiction; sports
Characters
Gunnar Barlund; Johnno Murpht

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

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
Now, look -- I'll tell you what. You go home...
Genre
humor; children; domestic

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

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
A fine day for ski-jumping. Please get my snow-suit.
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals

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

Room and Board / comic story / 1 page (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
Haw -- the warmth of one's hearth...
Genre
humor; domestic
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    The Katzenjammer Kids
  2. 1. ["The sinister Maharajah of Ibor has seized an old lamasery."]
    Jungle Jim
  3. 2. ["The 'Singer' building of Jaipur, India..."]
    Ripley's Believe It or Not!
  4. 3. Norma Shearer
    Seein' Stars
  5. 4. ["Sh-h! Come inside und leaf vell enough alone!"]
    The Katzenjammer Kids
  6. 5. ["Yes, dear -- no, dear -- yes, dear..."]
    They'll Do It Every Time
  7. 6. Sport Clippings
    Sports in Pictures
  8. 7. ["Curley. may I see you about something inportant?"]
    Curley Harper at Lakespur
  9. 8. ["Highest point of coastal ground..."]
    Ripley's Believe It or Not!
  10. 9. ["Huh? Yipe! Yipe!! G-r-r-r."]
    Elmer [a young boy]
  11. 10. ["An invite from Bob Craig for the prom."]
    Etta Kett
  12. 11. ["So, this is New York -- waal -- I do declar -- kem on, Google..."]
    Barney Google and Snuffy Smith
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Puz-L-Zoo
  14. 13. ["Tim, I want you and Spud to deliver these special orders to Trooper Olin..."]
    Tim Tyler's Luck
  15. 14. ["It get's [sic] lonesome out here..."]
    Nicodemus O'Malley
  16. 15. ["It's time for my apple dumpling to go to bed."]
    Just Kids [1920s-50s]
  17. 16. ["While Clark Gable was pulling out his mechanic..."]
    Seein' Stars
  18. 17. ["Good-bye, Pete!"]
    Pete the Tramp
  19. 18. ["Ah, a dollar sixty left over from last week!"]
    Blondie
  20. 19. ["Boys! I'm a candidate for election..."]
    Pete the Tramp
  21. 20. Wild Horse - Part 3
    Timberline Tales
  22. 21. ["An ice house burned to the ground..."]
    Ripley's Believe It or Not!
  23. 22. ["Mac, there's a Gypsy in here who tells fortunes..."]
    Tillie the Toiler
  24. 23. ["Here am I, with a super supply of toast -- with not a drop of tea..."]
    Krazy Kat
  25. 24. ["Great Caesar's Ghost Pete -- listen to this!"]
    Pete the Tramp
  26. 25. ["You see, Mr. Powell, all we need are a few Sky Band prisoners."]
    The Phantom
  27. 26. Big Chance
    Sports in Pictures
  28. 27. ["Now, look -- I'll tell you what. You go home..."]
    Teddy and Sitting Bull
  29. 28. ["A fine day for ski-jumping. Please get my snow-suit."]
    The Pussycat Princess
  30. 29. ["Haw -- the warmth of one's hearth..."]
    Room and Board
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