(January 1943)

David McKay, 1939 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1942-12-09
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
David McKay Company
Editing
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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)

Blondie / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?

Genre
humor; domestic
Characters
Dagwood; Mandrake the Magician (inset)

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

The Wizard's Tower / foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Script
? [as G. Whiz]; ? [as Uncle George]
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

The inside-front cover.

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

Blondie / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Chic Young
Pencils
Chic Young
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Dagwood, will you please open the back door...
Genre
humor; domestic

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

Mandrake the Magician / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Lee Falk
Pencils
Phil Davis
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Take your last look at the sunshine.
Genre
superhero

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

Henry / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor; children

Indexer Notes

No dialog.

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

Tippie and Cap Stubbs / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Edwina Dumm [as Edwina]
Pencils
Edwina Dumm [as Edwina]
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
It's too late for a tent this year.
Genre
humor; domestic

The 'Romance' of the Mail Box (Table of Contents: 6)

Stamp Corner / text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Eugene L. Pollock
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

Includes stamp ads.

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

The Lone Ranger / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Fran Striker
Pencils
Charles Flanders ?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
While the will, leaving the ranch to Jim and Jane, is read by lawyer Timmons...
Genre
western-frontier

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

Aladdin, Jr. / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Les Forgrave (signed)
Pencils
William Meade Prince (signed)
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Jack sets so much store by this old thing his poor father sent him...
Genre
fantasy-supernatural

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

Jan and Aloysius / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The boys made me a boy scout -- how do I look?
Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals; domestic

Maureen O'Hara (Table of Contents: 10)

Seein' Stars / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Feg Murray
Pencils
Feg Murray (signed)
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction

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

Henry / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Mechanical walking men 10¢ ea.
Genre
humor; children

Indexer Notes

No dialog.

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

Spies! / text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Harry Francis Campbell
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Letter gave enemy-alien censor secret of British Q-boat.

Alex Brown (Table of Contents: 13)

High Spots / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Floyd Torbert
Pencils
Floyd Torbert (signed as Torbert)
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; sports

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

Secret Agent X-9 / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Robert Storm
Pencils
Mel Graff (signed)
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Doesn't look like a headquarters for troopers!
Genre
spy

Magic (Table of Contents: 15)

Little Acorns / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Bob Dunn
Pencils
Bob Dunn
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; children

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

Thimble Theatre Starring Popeye / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bill Zaboly (signed as B. Z.)
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Oh, yer gettin' yer weather forecask on'a weegee board?
Genre
humor

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

Henry / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Eek!
Genre
humor; children

All-American Nominations (Table of Contents: 18)

Sport Features / comic story / 0.8 page (report information)

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

Genre
non-fiction; sports
Characters
Chuck Taylor; Bill Hillenbrand

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

Bunky / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Billy de Beck
Pencils
Billy de Beck
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Who is it? It is I - Baby Bunky.
Genre
humor

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 20)

Barney Baxter in the Air / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Miller
Pencils
Frank Miller
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
That fellow with the glass eye didn't lose any time handing me this note.
Genre
adventure; aviation

Brendan 'Paddy' Finucane (Table of Contents: 21)

The Romance of Flying / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Clayton Knight
Pencils
Clayton Knight (signed)
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?; typeset

Genre
non-fiction; aviation; biography

Indexer Notes

One comic-art page and one text page.

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

Dinglehoofer und His Dog / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
H. H. Knerr
Pencils
H. H. Knerr
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Get away from here, yuh mutt!
Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals; children

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

Dollar-a-Dither / cartoon / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor

Indexer Notes

Classroom boners sent in by readers.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Blondie
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    The Wizard's Tower
  3. 2. ["Dagwood, will you please open the back door..."]
    Blondie
  4. 3. ["Take your last look at the sunshine."]
    Mandrake the Magician
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Henry
  6. 5. ["It's too late for a tent this year."]
    Tippie and Cap Stubbs
  7. 6. The 'Romance' of the Mail Box
    Stamp Corner
  8. 7. ["While the will, leaving the ranch to Jim and Jane, is read by lawyer Timmons..."]
    The Lone Ranger
  9. 8. ["Jack sets so much store by this old thing his poor father sent him..."]
    Aladdin, Jr.
  10. 9. ["The boys made me a boy scout -- how do I look?"]
    Jan and Aloysius
  11. 10. Maureen O'Hara
    Seein' Stars
  12. 11. ["Mechanical walking men 10¢ ea."]
    Henry
  13. 12. ["Letter gave enemy-alien censor secret of British Q-boat."]
    Spies!
  14. 13. Alex Brown
    High Spots
  15. 14. ["Doesn't look like a headquarters for troopers!"]
    Secret Agent X-9
  16. 15. Magic
    Little Acorns
  17. 16. ["Oh, yer gettin' yer weather forecask on'a weegee board?"]
    Thimble Theatre Starring Popeye
  18. 17. ["Eek!"]
    Henry
  19. 18. All-American Nominations
    Sport Features
  20. 19. ["Who is it? It is I - Baby Bunky."]
    Bunky
  21. 20. ["That fellow with the glass eye didn't lose any time handing me this note."]
    Barney Baxter in the Air
  22. 21. Brendan 'Paddy' Finucane
    The Romance of Flying
  23. 22. ["Get away from here, yuh mutt!"]
    Dinglehoofer und His Dog
  24. 23. [no title indexed]
    Dollar-a-Dither
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