(February 1943)

Western, 1938 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1943-01-15
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
K. K. Publications, Inc.
Editing
Oskar Lebeck

Issue Notes

The on-sale date is from the publication date recorded in the Catalog of Copyright Entries, Part 2, Periodicals, 1943, New Series, Vol. 38, No. 1.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Dick Tracy / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
detective-mystery
Characters
Dick Tracy (main cover); Dick Tracy, Tiny Tim, Smitty, Harold Teen and Winnie Winkle [inset]

Indexer Notes

Unknown art per Nick Caputo. Previous indexer credited Chester Gould.

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

Sweeney & Son / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Al Posen (signed)
Pencils
Al Posen (signed)
Inks
Al Posen (signed)
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Sweeney
Reprints
  • 1939 Sunday strip

Indexer Notes

Found on inside front cover.

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

Dick Tracy / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Chester Gould (signed)
Inks
Chester Gould (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
detective-mystery
Characters
Dick Tracy

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

Moon Mullins / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Willard (signed)
Pencils
Frank Willard (signed)
Inks
Frank Willard (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Moon Mullins
Reprints
  • Undated daily strips

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

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

Script
?
Pencils
George Clark (signed)
Inks
George Clark (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
The Ripples

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

Winnie Winkle / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Martin Branner [as Branner] (signed)
Pencils
Martin Branner [as Branner] (signed)
Inks
Martin Branner [as Branner] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; domestic
Characters
Winnie Winkle

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

Smitty / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Walter Berndt [as Berndt] (signed)
Pencils
Walter Berndt [as Berndt] (signed)
Inks
Walter Berndt [as Berndt] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Smitty

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

Flying Fortress / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Jenney (signed)
Pencils
Bob Jenney (signed)
Inks
Bob Jenney (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
war

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

Clyde Beatty / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jim Chambers ?
Inks
Jim Chambers ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
In his winter training quarters, Clyde works on an act starring an elephant and a Bengal tiger.
Genre
adventure; jungle
Characters
Clyde Beatty; Gibbon; Ann Gibbon; Jake (tiger)
Synopsis
Clyde rehearsing his elephant and tiger act, discovers that someone has placed a splinter under the elephant's saddle in order to enrage it.
Keywords
elephants

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

Jim Ellis, Adventurer / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Ken Ernst (signed)
Pencils
Gordon A. J. Petersen (signed)
Inks
Gordon A. J. Petersen (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
war
Characters
Jim Ellis

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

Harold Teen / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Carl Ed (signed)
Pencils
Carl Ed (signed)
Inks
Carl Ed (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Harold
Reprints
  • 1938 daily strips

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

Little Orphan Annie / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Harold Gray (signed)
Pencils
Harold Gray (signed)
Inks
Harold Gray (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure
Characters
Little Orphan Annie

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

Sweeney & Son / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Al Posen
Pencils
Al Posen
Inks
Al Posen
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Sweeney

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

Order of the Purple Heart / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction; war

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

Magic Morro / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Ken Ernst (signed)
Pencils
Ken Ernst (signed)
Inks
Ken Ernst (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
At this moment, Morro and Oom are engaged in a pleasant -- but dangerous -- undertaking
Genre
jungle; superhero; war
Characters
Magic Morro; Oom; Naki-saki
Synopsis
Morro and Oom are captured by the Japanese. The Japanese lieutenant challenges Morro to a duel but falls on his own knife and is killed.
Keywords
Bulagi; Japanese Imperial Army; snipers; World War II
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Dick Tracy
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Sweeney & Son
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Dick Tracy
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Moon Mullins
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    The Ripples
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Winnie Winkle
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Smitty
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Flying Fortress
  9. 8. ["In his winter training quarters, Clyde works on an act starring an elephant and a Bengal tiger."]
    Clyde Beatty
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Jim Ellis, Adventurer
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Harold Teen
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Little Orphan Annie
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Sweeney & Son
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Order of the Purple Heart
  15. 14. ["At this moment, Morro and Oom are engaged in a pleasant -- but dangerous -- undertaking"]
    Magic Morro
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