(October 1944)

Eastern Color, 1942 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Famous Funnies Inc.
Editing
?

Issue Notes

Scan can be found at http://digitalcomicmuseum.com.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Chauncey Chirp and Johnny Jay / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
David Tendlar (signed as Tendlar)
Inks
David Tendlar (signed as Tendlar)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Chauncey Chirp; Johnny Jay; Humphrey Bohawk

[New Enlargement] (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Dean Studios Photo Enlargements / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

[Beautiful Simulated Birthstone Ring Given Away ...] (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

Gold Crown Spot Remover and Cleaner / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

[New True-Love and Friendship ...] (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Empire Diamond Jewelry / advertisement / 0.34 page (report information)

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

How to Write Love Letters / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[Men's Sensational New Necktie Glows in the Dark!] (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

Strip Tease Necktie / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Aunty Spry / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ben Levin (signed)
Inks
Ben Levin (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Signals-
Genre
humor; children

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

Chauncey Chirp and Johnny Jay / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
David Tendlar (signed as Tendlar)
Inks
David Tendlar (signed as Tendlar)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
"Hm-m-m!" "Bah! The poor get everything!"
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Chauncey Chirp; Johnny Jay; Humphrey Bohawk (antagonist); Larry Lark; Maxie Mocking Bird; Betty Bluebird; Robin Redbreast; Betsy Redbreast
Synopsis
After mother Robin Redbreast leaves the nest to go shopping, young Betsy tries to go flying on her own, and gets stranded.

The Steam-Heated Snowman and the Unhaunted Castle (Table of Contents: 8)

Jingle Jangle Tales / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre
humor; children

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

Aunty Spry / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Calling all youngsters!
Genre
humor; children

Indexer Notes

Promotes collecting paper for the war effort.

The Fishing Trip (Table of Contents: 10)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Sophie Ferstadt
Pencils
? (header)
Inks
? (header)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals

Beauty and the Beast (Table of Contents: 11)

Bingo and Glum in Fairytale Land / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Woody Gelman (signed)
Inks
Woody Gelman (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
children; fantasy-supernatural
Keywords
fairy tales

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

The Pie-Face Prince of Pretzleburg / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
One night as the newly-baked moonlight dripped softly...
Genre
humor; children; fantasy-supernatural
Reprints
Keywords
fairy tales

The Wedding (Table of Contents: 13)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Sophie Ferstadt
Pencils
? (illustrations)
Inks
? (illustrations)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals

The Bookworm That Turned (Table of Contents: 14)

Hortense the Lovable Brat / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Allen Ulmer
Inks
Ray Willner
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; children

Indexer Notes

Art credits from Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.

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

Timid Turtle / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Sid Pillet (signed)
Inks
Sid Pillet (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Gee, he looks tough...
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals

Aims to Please - With Real Swiss Cheese! (Table of Contents: 16)

Waldo / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
David Tendlar (signed as Tendlar)
Inks
David Tendlar (signed as Tendlar)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Arumph. - Ah ... waiter- oh yes, the menu.
Genre
humor
Characters
Waldo
Synopsis
When a customer loudly demands GENUINE SWISS cheese on his sandwich, Waldo the waiter brings it to him while wearing traditional Swiss mountaineer outfit, and is yodeling.

[Thousands of Men Now Appear Slimmer ...] (Table of Contents: 17) (Expand) /

Power-Knit Commander Belt / Belly-Flattener / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[Money and Prizes. For Boys Only] (Table of Contents: 18) (Expand) /

Crowell / Crowell-Collier Publishing Company Magazines / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[How a 97-Lb. Weakling ...] (Table of Contents: 19) (Expand) /

Charles Atlas Dynamic Tension System / comics-form advertising / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Chauncey Chirp and Johnny Jay
  2. 1. [New Enlargement]
    Dean Studios Photo Enlargements
  3. 2. [Beautiful Simulated Birthstone Ring Given Away ...]
    Gold Crown Spot Remover and Cleaner
  4. 3. [New True-Love and Friendship ...]
    Empire Diamond Jewelry
  5. 4. ["Boy! It's sure easy to write love letters now!"]
    How to Write Love Letters
  6. 5. [Men's Sensational New Necktie Glows in the Dark!]
    Strip Tease Necktie
  7. 6. ["Signals-"]
    Aunty Spry
  8. 7. [""Hm-m-m!" "Bah! The poor get everything!""]
    Chauncey Chirp and Johnny Jay
  9. 8. The Steam-Heated Snowman and the Unhaunted Castle
    Jingle Jangle Tales
  10. 9. ["Calling all youngsters!"]
    Aunty Spry
  11. 10. The Fishing Trip
  12. 11. Beauty and the Beast
    Bingo and Glum in Fairytale Land
  13. 12. ["One night as the newly-baked moonlight dripped softly..."]
    The Pie-Face Prince of Pretzleburg
  14. 13. The Wedding
  15. 14. The Bookworm That Turned
    Hortense the Lovable Brat
  16. 15. ["Gee, he looks tough..."]
    Timid Turtle
  17. 16. Aims to Please - With Real Swiss Cheese!
    Waldo
  18. 17. [Thousands of Men Now Appear Slimmer ...]
    Power-Knit Commander Belt / Belly-Flattener
  19. 18. [Money and Prizes. For Boys Only]
    Crowell / Crowell-Collier Publishing Company Magazines
  20. 19. [How a 97-Lb. Weakling ...]
    Charles Atlas Dynamic Tension System
This issue was modified by, among others
  • Pat Conolly
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Claus Simonsen
  • Jim Van Dore