(May 1943)

David McKay, 1939 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
Monthly
On-sale Date
1943-04-09
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. 2.

[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 (credited, signed)
Pencils
Chic Young (credited, signed)
Inks
Chic Young (credited, signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
There's the doorbell!
Genre
humor; domestic

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

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

Script
Lee Falk (credited)
Pencils
Phil Davis (credited)
Inks
Phil Davis (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
They don't call me 'Sharpy' for nothing.
Genre
superhero

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

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

Script
Floyd Torbert (credited, signed)
Pencils
Floyd Torbert (credited, signed)
Inks
Floyd Torbert (credited, signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; sports

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

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

Script
Edwina Dumm (credited as Edwina)
Pencils
Edwina Dumm (credited as Edwina)
Inks
Edwina Dumm (credited as Edwina)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Well, if you want me to go on...
Genre
domestic

The Song of the Underground (Table of Contents: 6)

Stamp Corner / text article / 1.33 pages (report information)

Script
Eugene Pollock (credited)
Pencils
? (photos)
Inks
? (photos)
Letters
typeset

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

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hurry up, Jervis, git that safe open, we ain't got all night...
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
William Meade Prince (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Having got rid of Henry Morgan and his cutthroats, it looks as though Jack...
Genre
fantasy-supernatural

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

Jan and Aloysius / comic story / 2 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
Daddy, can I wear long pants like Mommy?
Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals; domestic

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

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

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

Genre
non-fiction

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

Henry / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Carl Anderson (credited)
Pencils
Carl Anderson (credited)
Inks
Carl Anderson (credited)
Colors
?

Genre
humor; children

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

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Now that we both know we belong to the same squad of secret cops...
Genre
spy

Maytime (Table of Contents: 13)

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

Script
Bob Dunn (credited)
Pencils
Bob Dunn (credited)
Inks
Bob Dunn (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; children

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

Henry / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Psst... here, Henry..
Genre
humor; children

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 15)

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Suspose Davy Jones pulls the plug an' drains the ocean...
Genre
humor

Indexer Notes

The 'B' in Zaboly's signature is an icon of a bee.

Still Flying (Table of Contents: 16)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; sports
Characters
Terry Moore
Keywords
baseball

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

Henry / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Carl Anderson (credited, signed)
Pencils
Carl Anderson (credited, signed)
Inks
Carl Anderson (credited, signed)
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Henry, don't forget to water your flower...
Genre
humor; children

Indexer Notes

An uncolored page.

William Siebold (Table of Contents: 18)

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

Script
Harry Francis Campbell
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction; spy

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

Bunky / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Billy DeBeck (credited as Billy de Beck)
Pencils
Billy DeBeck (credited as Billy de Beck)
Inks
Billy DeBeck (credited as Billy de Beck)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I have quite a surprise for our beneafctor, Jennie Marie...
Genre
humor

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

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

Script
Frank Miller (credited, signed)
Pencils
Frank Miller (credited, signed)
Inks
Frank Miller (credited, signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Yes, fellas, I'll join th' club! Oh, boy!
Genre
adventure; aviation

The Foremost American Ace of This War (Table of Contents: 21)

The Romance of Flying / text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Clayton Knight (credited, signed)
Pencils
Clayton Knight (credited, signed)
Inks
Clayton Knight (credited, signed)
Colors
?

Genre
non-fiction; aviation; war
Characters
Captain John Lucian Smith

Indexer Notes

A one-page text story plus a full-page illustration.

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

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

Script
Harold Knerr (credited as H. H. Knerr)
Pencils
Harold Knerr (credited as H. H. Knerr)
Inks
Harold Knerr (credited as H. H. Knerr)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Mama's itsy-bitsy 'ittle sugar-pie!
Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals; children

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

Dollar-a-Dither / cartoon / 0.67 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor

Indexer Notes

Classroom jokes 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. ["There's the doorbell!"]
    Blondie
  4. 3. ["They don't call me 'Sharpy' for nothing."]
    Mandrake the Magician
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    High Spots
  6. 5. ["Well, if you want me to go on..."]
    Tippie and Cap Stubbs
  7. 6. The Song of the Underground
    Stamp Corner
  8. 7. ["Hurry up, Jervis, git that safe open, we ain't got all night..."]
    The Lone Ranger
  9. 8. ["Having got rid of Henry Morgan and his cutthroats, it looks as though Jack..."]
    Aladdin, Jr.
  10. 9. ["Daddy, can I wear long pants like Mommy?"]
    Jan and Aloysius
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Seein' Stars
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Henry
  13. 12. ["Now that we both know we belong to the same squad of secret cops..."]
    Secret Agent X-9
  14. 13. Maytime
    Little Acorns
  15. 14. ["Psst... here, Henry.."]
    Henry
  16. 15. ["Suspose Davy Jones pulls the plug an' drains the ocean..."]
    Thimble Theatre Starring Popeye
  17. 16. Still Flying
    Sport Features
  18. 17. ["Henry, don't forget to water your flower..."]
    Henry
  19. 18. William Siebold
    Spies!
  20. 19. ["I have quite a surprise for our beneafctor, Jennie Marie..."]
    Bunky
  21. 20. ["Yes, fellas, I'll join th' club! Oh, boy!"]
    Barney Baxter in the Air
  22. 21. The Foremost American Ace of This War
    The Romance of Flying
  23. 22. ["Mama's itsy-bitsy 'ittle sugar-pie!"]
    Dinglehoofer und His Dog
  24. 23. [no title indexed]
    Dollar-a-Dither
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