(June 1947)

David McKay, 1939 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
David McKay Company
Editing
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Blondie / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Joe Musial (signed as Musial)
Inks
Joe Musial (signed as Musial)
Colors
?

Genre
humor; domestic
Characters
Baby Cookie; Daisy (dog); Dagwood; Mandrake the Magician (vignette)
Keywords
dollhouse

[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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Everything's so gay in May
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 as Chic Young)
Pencils
Chic Young (credited) (signed as Chic Young)
Inks
Chic Young (credited) (signed as Chic Young)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Oh, no! No!
Genre
humor; domestic

Indexer Notes

Eight ½-page strips.

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

Mandrake the Magician / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Why -- he slammed the door right in our faces!
Feature Logo
Mandrake the Magician
Genre
adventure; superhero

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

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
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
A freeze-up
Genre
humor

Indexer Notes

Jokes from readers.

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

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
Jan, before you go out, I want you to go to the store...
Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals; domestic

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

Buz Sawyer / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Roy Crane (credited) (signed as Roy Crane)
Pencils
Roy Crane (credited) (signed as Roy Crane)
Inks
Roy Crane (credited) (signed as Roy Crane)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The birds are still singing for old Sweeney...
Genre
humor; adventure; aviation

Lieut. E. S. McCuskey (Table of Contents: 7)

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

Script
Clayton Knight (credited) (signed as Clayton Knight)
Pencils
Clayton Knight (credited) (signed as Clayton Knight)
Inks
Clayton Knight (credited) (signed as Clayton Knight)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
aviation; biography; war; non-fiction

Indexer Notes

The centrefold spread.
His story was also told in Wings Comics (Fiction House) #97.

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

The Lone Ranger / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Whoever sent this says we'll be killed, if we try to leave here.
Feature Logo
The Lone Ranger
Genre
western-frontier

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

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Ya dumb ox, why didja hafta throw Olive overboard?
Feature Logo
Thimble Theatre Starring Popeye
Genre
humor; adventure

X-9 Meets the Queen! (Table of Contents: 10)

Secret Agent X-9 / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Storm P. (credited as Robert Storm)
Pencils
Mel Graff (signed as Mel Graff)
Inks
Mel Graff (signed as Mel Graff)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Before you tell me any more, Mr. Di Borg...
Genre
adventure; spy

Indexer Notes

Beginning of a new story.

Baseball Number (Table of Contents: 11)

Hi Stars / comic story / 0.8 page (report information)

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

Genre
non-fiction; sports

Indexer Notes

High school sports heroes.

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

Best Laughs / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
Henry Boltinoff (signed as Henry Boltinoff); Frank Beaven (signed as Frank Beaven); Bill King (signed as Bill King); Linda Walter (signed as Linda Walter)
Pencils
Henry Boltinoff (signed as Henry Boltinoff); Frank Beaven (signed as Frank Beaven); Bill King (signed as Bill King); Linda Walter (signed as Linda Walter)
Inks
Henry Boltinoff (signed as Henry Boltinoff); Frank Beaven (signed as Frank Beaven); Bill King (signed as Bill King); Linda Walter (signed as Linda Walter)
Letters
?

Genre
humor

Indexer Notes

Four 1-panel cartoons by different creators.
The inside-back cover.

Knowledge (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

Indexer Notes

The back cover.

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Blondie
  2. 1. ["Everything's so gay in May"]
    The Wizard's Tower
  3. 2. ["Oh, no! No!"]
    Blondie
  4. 3. ["Why -- he slammed the door right in our faces!"]
    Mandrake the Magician
  5. 4. ["A freeze-up"]
    Dollar-a-Dither
  6. 5. ["Jan, before you go out, I want you to go to the store..."]
    Jan and Aloysius
  7. 6. ["The birds are still singing for old Sweeney..."]
    Buz Sawyer
  8. 7. Lieut. E. S. McCuskey
    Heroes on Wings
  9. 8. ["Whoever sent this says we'll be killed, if we try to leave here."]
    The Lone Ranger
  10. 9. ["Ya dumb ox, why didja hafta throw Olive overboard?"]
    Thimble Theatre
  11. 10. X-9 Meets the Queen!
    Secret Agent X-9
  12. 11. Baseball Number
    Hi Stars
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Best Laughs
  14. 13. Knowledge
    Little Acorns
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