(February 1939)

David McKay, 1937 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
Monthly
On-sale Date
1939-01-04
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. 4.

[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
Hans; Fritz
Keywords
hockey

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

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Script
Ruth Plumly Thompson (credited as Jo King)
Pencils
? (photos)
Inks
? (photos)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Here they are -- all the characters...
Genre
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

Photos of the actors who portray the Bumsteads in the Blondie movies.

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

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Ibor is on the trail of the 'Silent One' who has double-crossed him...
Genre
adventure; jungle

[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
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
J. S. Evans was knocked over...
Genre
non-fiction

[no title indexed] (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
Clark Gable; Shirley Temple; Ann Miller

[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
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
What are you putting a bee in that peanut shell for?
Genre
humor; children; domestic

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

Collectin' Stamps / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Eugene Pollock (credited as Eugene L Pollock)
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Do you know -- that Bosnia and Herzegovina...
Genre
non-fiction

Flashy (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
Characters
Johnny Rizzo; Chuck Sweeney

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

Curley Harper / 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
Yes, this is Ross, city editor, speaking.
Genre
detective-mystery; adventure

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

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
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Step inside a moment, sir!
Genre
humor

[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
What's it to ya, if I did carry Margie's books...
Genre
humor; children

[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
It's a date! Meet you at Harry's...
Genre
humor; teen

[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
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hit's sech a dretful purty day out, Paw...
Feature Logo
Barney Google
Genre
humor

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

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
Dr. James E. West was once rejected...
Genre
non-fiction

[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
A maddened, rogue elephant chargers Tim, Spud and a thoroughly frightened savage...
Genre
adventure

[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
Here's two cents for gum-drops -- but you may not have a piece of apple pie.
Genre
humor; children

Indexer Notes

The bottom 2/3 of 4 pages.

Buster Crabbe, Snow White (Table of Contents: 16)

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
Buster Crabbe [Flash Gordon]; Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs

Indexer Notes

Murray adds "(after Walt Disney)" to his signature next to the Snow White art.
Dated 5/15.

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

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor

Indexer Notes

Cut out the pieces and re-arrange them to form an animal.

[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
Why, Elmo... howdy! Where are you going?
Genre
humor; domestic

The Ghost Ship (Table of Contents: 19)

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
?

Genre
non-fiction

Wild Horse - Part 5 (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
Bill Bailey

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

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
Is he sitting up yet?
Genre
humor; domestic

[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
I forgot to tell you, Mac, this is a girl's stag dance...
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
A star fell out of Hevvin -- ride into my omms...
Genre
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
Swag! Gettin' rid of excess profits, I'll bet!
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
Devil -- old boy! Baroness, can't you let him out for a little air?
Genre
jungle; superhero
Reprints
  • from Phantom daily strips (King Features Syndicate) 1937-03-10 - 1937-03-13 and 1937-03-22 - 1937-03-25,
    But, on each page, one panel is omitted from one of the dailies in order to fit two 4-panel strips onto each 7-panel page.

They've Got What It Takes, But... (Table of Contents: 26)

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
George Selkirk; Paul Easterling; Barney Ross

[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
New wallpaper will give you a new look on life...
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
Things are getting worse -- his highness appeared in the grand ball-room...
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals

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

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
I said, a man is coming to see the back room and you size him up first...
Genre
humor; domestic

Dead Horse Finishes Race! (Table of Contents: 30)

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
?

Genre
non-fiction
Characters
Vallaramba

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

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
Getting 'tanned' in winter.
Genre
humor

Indexer Notes

Jokes sent in by readers.

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

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
Bang! Quack! Quack! Missed again!!
Genre
humor
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    The Katzenjammer Kids
  2. 1. ["Here they are -- all the characters..."]
  3. 2. ["Ibor is on the trail of the 'Silent One' who has double-crossed him..."]
    Jungle Jim
  4. 3. ["J. S. Evans was knocked over..."]
    Ripley's Believe It or Not!
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Seein' Stars
  6. 5. ["What are you putting a bee in that peanut shell for?"]
    The Katzenjammer Kids
  7. 6. ["Do you know -- that Bosnia and Herzegovina..."]
    Collectin' Stamps
  8. 7. Flashy
    Sports in Pictures
  9. 8. ["Yes, this is Ross, city editor, speaking."]
    Curley Harper
  10. 9. ["Step inside a moment, sir!"]
    Pete the Tramp
  11. 10. ["What's it to ya, if I did carry Margie's books..."]
    Elmer [a young boy]
  12. 11. ["It's a date! Meet you at Harry's..."]
    Etta Kett
  13. 12. ["Hit's sech a dretful purty day out, Paw..."]
    Barney Google and Snuffy Smith
  14. 13. ["Dr. James E. West was once rejected..."]
    Ripley's Believe It or Not!
  15. 14. ["A maddened, rogue elephant chargers Tim, Spud and a thoroughly frightened savage..."]
    Tim Tyler's Luck
  16. 15. ["Here's two cents for gum-drops -- but you may not have a piece of apple pie."]
    Just Kids [1920s-50s]
  17. 16. Buster Crabbe, Snow White
    Seein' Stars
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    Puz-L-Zoo
  19. 18. ["Why, Elmo... howdy! Where are you going?"]
    Blondie
  20. 19. The Ghost Ship
    Ripley's Believe It or Not!
  21. 20. Wild Horse - Part 5
    Timberline Tales
  22. 21. ["Is he sitting up yet?"]
    They'll Do It Every Time
  23. 22. ["I forgot to tell you, Mac, this is a girl's stag dance..."]
    Tillie the Toiler
  24. 23. ["A star fell out of Hevvin -- ride into my omms..."]
    Krazy Kat
  25. 24. ["Swag! Gettin' rid of excess profits, I'll bet!"]
    Pete the Tramp
  26. 25. ["Devil -- old boy! Baroness, can't you let him out for a little air?"]
    The Phantom
  27. 26. They've Got What It Takes, But...
    Sports in Pictures
  28. 27. ["New wallpaper will give you a new look on life..."]
    Teddy and Sitting Bull
  29. 28. ["Things are getting worse -- his highness appeared in the grand ball-room..."]
    The Pussycat Princess
  30. 29. ["I said, a man is coming to see the back room and you size him up first..."]
    Room and Board
  31. 30. Dead Horse Finishes Race!
    Ripley's Believe It or Not!
  32. 31. ["Getting 'tanned' in winter."]
    Daffydoodles
  33. 32. ["Bang! Quack! Quack! Missed again!!"]
    Pete the Tramp
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