(February 1944)

David McKay, 1939 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
60
Indicia Frequency
Monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
David McKay Company
Editing
?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Blondie / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?

Genre
humor; domestic
Characters
Dagwood; Mandrake the Magician (vignette)
Keywords
mousetrap

[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]
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
Inks
Chic Young
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Come, puppies. I've got a real nice surprise for you.
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
Mandrake uses his vast powers of mass hypnotic suggestion...
Genre
superhero

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

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

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

Genre
non-fiction; sports

Indexer Notes

Stories of high-school athletes.

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

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Gee! It's 'bout time for 'em to start servin' th' refreshments...
Genre
humor; domestic

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

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
First Penny Savings Bank
Genre
humor; children

[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
I've got to talk to the sheriff alone and right away!
Genre
western-frontier

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

Private Breger Abroad / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
Dave Breger (credited as Sgt. Dave Breger) (signed as Sgt. Dave Breger, Britain)
Pencils
Dave Breger (credited as Sgt. Dave Breger) (signed as Sgt. Dave Breger, Britain)
Inks
Dave Breger (credited as Sgt. Dave Breger) (signed as Sgt. Dave Breger, Britain)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; war; military

Indexer Notes

Four 1-panel army jokes.

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

Henry / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Henry -- mind this skein of wool...
Genre
humor; children

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

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Boy, this is some layout! Just watch her go 'round the woodshed...
Genre
fantasy-supernatural

Marie McDonald (Table of Contents: 11)

Seein' Stars / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
non-fiction
Characters
Bud Abbott; Lou Costello

Lieut. Robert Williams (Table of Contents: 12)

Heroes on Wings / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre
non-fiction; biography; war; aviation

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

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
I have an essay to do for homework...
Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals; domestic

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

Henry / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Soup-bowl free...
Genre
humor; children

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

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
This is well arranged, Dr. Sparrow.
Genre
spy

It's a Kid's World (Table of Contents: 16)

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

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

Genre
humor; domestic; children

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

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
That dilemma will kill Popeye!!
Genre
humor

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 18)

Henry / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor; children

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

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
Great Scott, Barney! Where did you get these papers?
Genre
adventure; aviation

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

Dinglehoofer und His Dog / comic story / 3 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
Darling! Light of my life!
Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals; children

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

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

Script
?
Pencils
Joe Musial (credited) (signed as Musial)
Inks
Joe Musial (credited) (signed as Musial)
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. ["Come, puppies. I've got a real nice surprise for you."]
    Blondie
  4. 3. ["Mandrake uses his vast powers of mass hypnotic suggestion..."]
    Mandrake the Magician
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    High Spots
  6. 5. ["Gee! It's 'bout time for 'em to start servin' th' refreshments..."]
    Tippie and Cap Stubbs
  7. 6. ["First Penny Savings Bank"]
    Henry
  8. 7. ["I've got to talk to the sheriff alone and right away!"]
    The Lone Ranger
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Private Breger Abroad
  10. 9. ["Henry -- mind this skein of wool..."]
    Henry
  11. 10. ["Boy, this is some layout! Just watch her go 'round the woodshed..."]
    Aladdin, Jr.
  12. 11. Marie McDonald
    Seein' Stars
  13. 12. Lieut. Robert Williams
    Heroes on Wings
  14. 13. ["I have an essay to do for homework..."]
    Jan and Aloysius
  15. 14. ["Soup-bowl free..."]
    Henry
  16. 15. ["This is well arranged, Dr. Sparrow."]
    Secret Agent X-9
  17. 16. It's a Kid's World
    Little Acorns
  18. 17. ["That dilemma will kill Popeye!!"]
    Thimble Theatre Starring Popeye
  19. 18. [no title indexed]
    Henry
  20. 19. ["Great Scott, Barney! Where did you get these papers?"]
    Barney Baxter in the Air
  21. 20. ["Darling! Light of my life!"]
    Dinglehoofer und His Dog
  22. 21. [no title indexed]
    Dollar-a-Dither
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