Ace Comics #139
(October 1948)

David McKay, 1937 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1948-08-27
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
David McKay Company
Brand
This Is a King Features Comic
Editing
?
Color
Color cover
Dimensions
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

On sale date as listed in the Catalog of Copyright Entries, Periodicals, July-December 1948, page 143, registration number B152686.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor
Keywords
glue; jack-in-the-box

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

The Phantom / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Lee Falk
Pencils
Ray Moore
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Peculiar - there's not supposed to be a detour out here.
Genre
superhero

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

Henry / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Carl Anderson
Pencils
Carl Anderson
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Why risk your topper?
Genre
humor

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

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Kolu and the Loki guard fight to the death.
Genre
adventure; jungle

Davey Crockett (Table of Contents: 4)

Fighting Americans / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; western-frontier

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

Teddy and Sitting Bull / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Teddy - time for you to come in.
Genre
humor; domestic

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

Brick Bradford / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
William Ritt
Pencils
Clarence Gray
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Oh! Oh! Looks like we're going for a boat ride.
Genre
science fiction

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

Blondie / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Come, Elmer, it's your turn to jump now.
Genre
humor; domestic

Indexer Notes

Four ½-page strips.

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

The Lone Ranger / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Fran Striker
Pencils
Charles Flanders (signed)
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Get this, Arden! I want a contract to handle all the freight...
Genre
western-frontier
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    The Katzenjammer Kids
  2. 1. ["Peculiar - there's not supposed to be a detour out here."]
    The Phantom
  3. 2. ["Why risk your topper?"]
    Henry
  4. 3. ["Kolu and the Loki guard fight to the death."]
    Jungle Jim
  5. 4. Davey Crockett
    Fighting Americans
  6. 5. ["Teddy - time for you to come in."]
    Teddy and Sitting Bull
  7. 6. ["Oh! Oh! Looks like we're going for a boat ride."]
    Brick Bradford
  8. 7. ["Come, Elmer, it's your turn to jump now."]
    Blondie
  9. 8. ["Get this, Arden! I want a contract to handle all the freight..."]
    The Lone Ranger
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