(July 1937)

Dell, 1936 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
68
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Editing
M.C.Gaines; Sheldon Mayer
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Golden Age U.S.
Paper Stock
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

[firecracker] (Table of Contents)

Moon Mullins / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor

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

Dick Tracy / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Chester Gould
Pencils
Chester Gould
Inks
Chester Gould
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Police are still on the lookout for "Lips Manlis", also known as Bob Honor.
Genre
detective-mystery
Characters
Dick Tracy; Lips; Bob Honor; Mimi; Junior Tracy; Memphis
Reprints
  • from Dick Tracy Sunday (Chicago Tribune-N.Y. News Syndicate, Inc.) 1936.06.28
    from Dick Tracy Sunday (Chicago Tribune-N.Y. News Syndicate, Inc.) 1936.07.05
    from Dick Tracy Sunday (Chicago Tribune-N.Y. News Syndicate, Inc.) 1936.07.12
    from Dick Tracy Sunday (Chicago Tribune-N.Y. News Syndicate, Inc.) 1936.07.19

The Outlaws Can't Win Now (Table of Contents: 2)

The Nebbs / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Sol Hess
Pencils
W. A. Carlson
Inks
W. A. Carlson
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
drama

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

Smitty / comic story / 1.6 pages (report information)

Script
Walter Berndt
Pencils
Walter Berndt
Inks
Walter Berndt
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Boy OBoy! Gee Whiz! Hot Dog! Yeabo! Wow!!
Genre
humor; children

Indexer Notes

0.8 x 2

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

Herby / comic story / 0.4 page (report information)

Script
Walter Berndt
Pencils
Walter Berndt
Inks
Walter Berndt
Colors
?
Letters
?

Indexer Notes

0.2 x 2

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

Nugent's Originals / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
A. W. Nugent
Pencils
A. W. Nugent
Inks
A. W. Nugent
Colors
?
Letters
?

Indexer Notes

Puzzles

Plants That Catch Insects (Table of Contents: 6)

This Curious World / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
William Ferguson
Pencils
William Ferguson
Inks
William Ferguson
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction

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

Sister Susie / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Alice Harvey
Pencils
Alice Harvey
Inks
Alice Harvey
Colors
?
Letters
?

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

Little Orphan Annie / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Harold Gray
Pencils
Harold Gray
Inks
Harold Gray
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Funny we never got down here to th' river before
Genre
adventure; children
Characters
Annie Warbucks; Sandy; Fred Free
Reprints
  • from Little Orphan Annie Sundays (Chicago Tribune-N.Y. News Syndicate, Inc.) 1936-06-21
    from Little Orphan Annie Sundays (Chicago Tribune-N.Y. News Syndicate, Inc.) 1936-06-28
    from Little Orphan Annie Sundays (Chicago Tribune-N.Y. News Syndicate, Inc.) 1936-07-05
    from Little Orphan Annie Sundays (Chicago Tribune-N.Y. News Syndicate, Inc.) 1936-07-12

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

Skippy / comic story / 1.2 pages (report information)

Script
Percy Crosby
Pencils
Percy Crosby
Inks
Percy Crosby
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Follow this line and get a reward
Genre
humor; children

Indexer Notes

0.6 x 2

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

Always Belittlin' / comic story / 0.8 page (report information)

Script
Percy Crosby
Pencils
Percy Crosby
Inks
Percy Crosby
Colors
?
Letters
?

Indexer Notes

0.4 x 2

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

A Strain on the Family Tie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Gaar Williams
Pencils
Gaar Williams
Inks
Gaar Williams
Colors
?
Letters
?

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

Skull Valley / comic story / 0.8 page (report information)

Script
Garrett Price
Pencils
Garrett Price
Inks
Garrett Price
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
With his prisoners, Chet and Cud, lashed to a pair of cart wheels, Bob flees before a fast traveling grass fire
Genre
western-frontier

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

Funny Fauna / comic story / 0.2 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Rice
Inks
Rice
Colors
?
Letters
?

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

Smokey Stover / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Bill Holman
Pencils
Bill Holman
Inks
Bill Holman
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The phone's ringing Smokey. See who it is!
Genre
humor

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

Terry and the Pirates / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Milton Caniff
Pencils
Milton Caniff
Inks
Milton Caniff
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Deluging the Dragon Lady and her men with greasy yak butter, Terry, Pat and Connie win the first round
Genre
adventure
Characters
Pat Ryan; Terry; Connie; Cap'n Blaze
Reprints
  • from Terry and the Pirates Sunday (Chicago Tribune-N.Y. News Syndicate, Inc.) 1936-03-08
  • from Terry and the Pirates Sunday (Chicago Tribune-N.Y. News Syndicate, Inc.) 1936-03.15
  • from Terry and the Pirates Sunday (Chicago Tribune-N.Y. News Syndicate, Inc.) 1936-03.22

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

Popular Crossword Puzzles / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Indexer Notes

puzzles

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

Smitty / comic story / 0.8 page (report information)

Script
Walter Berndt
Pencils
Walter Berndt
Inks
Walter Berndt
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
How's things in the old country, Duke?
Genre
children

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

Herby / comic story / 0.2 page (report information)

Script
Walter Berndt
Pencils
Walter Berndt
Inks
Walter Berndt
Colors
?
Letters
?

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

Gasoline Alley / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Frank King
Pencils
Frank King
Inks
Frank King
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
And they put me in with you Sissy, So I wouldn't get homesick! Well I won't.
Genre
drama; humor

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

Winnie Winkle / comic story / 0.8 page (report information)

Script
Martin Branner
Pencils
Martin Branner
Inks
Martin Branner
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Don't look around, but did y'see the way that cop looked at us just now??
Genre
drama; humor

School Days (Table of Contents: 21)

Out Our Way / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
J. R. Williams
Pencils
J. R. Williams
Inks
J. R. Williams
Colors
?
Letters
?

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

Don Winslow / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Frank V. Martinek
Pencils
Leon A. Beroth
Inks
Leon A. Beroth
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The Crocodile claims to have discovered a mysterious substances not known to our world.
Genre
adventure; military

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

Let's Draw Cartoons / text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Dic
Pencils
Dic
Inks
Dic
Colors
?
Letters
?

Indexer Notes

how-to

Rustler's Cave (Table of Contents: 24)

Huck Wyatt / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 25)

Bos'n Hal / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Frank V. Martinek
Pencils
Leon A. Beroth
Inks
Leon A. Beroth
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I can't help feeling that we'll find some trace of poor Captain Bell and his lost companions--
Genre
adventure; military

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 26)

The Gumps / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Sidney Smith
Inks
Sidney Smith
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
There his is Min- Our Boy! A chip off the old block!
Genre
drama

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 27)

Sweeney & Son / comic story / 0.8 page (report information)

Script
Al Posen
Pencils
Al Posen
Inks
Al Posen
Colors
?
Letters
?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 28)

Jinglet / comic story / 0.2 page (report information)

Script
Al Posen
Pencils
Al Posen
Inks
Al Posen
Colors
?
Letters
?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 29)

The Popular Stamp Club / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Montgomery Mulford
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Indexer Notes

hobby

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 30)

Gasoline Alley / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Frank King
Pencils
Frank King
Inks
Frank King
Colors
?
Letters
?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 31)

Spooky / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Bill Holman
Pencils
Bill Holman
Inks
Bill Holman
Colors
?
Letters
?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 32)

Tippie / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Frances Edwina Dumm
Pencils
Frances Edwina Dumm
Inks
Frances Edwina Dumm
Colors
?
Letters
?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 33)

Moon Mullins / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Willard
Pencils
Frank Willard
Inks
Frank Willard
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
That's it! Keep swinging!
Genre
humor

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 34)

Skippy / comic story / 1.2 pages (report information)

Script
Percy Crosby
Pencils
Percy Crosby
Inks
Percy Crosby
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I wish somethin' would happen. I feel kinda blue.
Genre
humor; children

Indexer Notes

0.6 x 2

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 35)

Always Belittlin' / comic story / 0.8 page (report information)

Script
Percy Crosby
Pencils
Percy Crosby
Inks
Percy Crosby
Colors
?
Letters
?

Indexer Notes

0.4 x 2

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 36)

Apple Mary / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Martha Orr
Pencils
Martha Orr
Inks
Martha Orr
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Well if Bill isn't back here in a reasonable length of time, I'll turn the whole thing over to the police.
Genre
drama

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 37)

Harold Teen / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Carl Ed
Pencils
Carl Ed
Inks
Carl Ed
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Come! Come! You vanishing American!
Genre
humor; teen

Killer Whales (Table of Contents: 38)

This Curious World / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
William Ferguson
Pencils
William Ferguson
Inks
William Ferguson
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 39)

Real Magic / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
A. W. Nugent
Pencils
A. W. Nugent
Inks
A. W. Nugent
Colors
?
Letters
?

Simp Proves He's Got Strength (Table of Contents: 40)

Simp O'Dill / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Sol Hess
Pencils
A. W. Carlson
Inks
A. W. Carlson
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 41)

Streaky / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Lou Byrnes
Pencils
Lou Byrnes
Inks
Lou Byrnes
Colors
?
Letters
?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 42)

Little Folks / comic story / 0.8 page (report information)

Script
Tack Knight
Pencils
Tack Knight
Inks
Tack Knight
Colors
?
Letters
?

swimming (Table of Contents: 43)

Be A Champion / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bob Wood
Inks
Bob Wood
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
sports

Indexer Notes

how-to

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 44)

Smilin' Jack / comic story / 0.8 page (report information)

Script
Zack Mosley
Pencils
Zack Mosley
Inks
Zack Mosley
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Say Jack, I think I'll drive out to Buford Tune's estate and try to sell him an autoplane!
Genre
adventure; aviation
Characters
Jack; Velvet
Reprints
  • from Smiling Jack sundays (Chicago Tribune-NY News Syndicate) 1936-01-19

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 45)

Kitty Higgins / comic story / 0.2 page (report information)

Script
Frank Willard
Pencils
Frank Willard
Inks
Frank Willard
Colors
?
Letters
?

Capt. Carey Harrison (Table of Contents: 46)

Soldiers of Fortune / comic story / 0.7 page (report information)

Script
Stookie Allen
Pencils
Stookie Allen
Inks
Stookie Allen
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
biography

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 47)

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

Script
Ed Leffingwell
Pencils
Ed Leffingwell
Inks
Ed Leffingwell
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Well the stock's bedded down safe-
Genre
western-frontier

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 48)

Gasoline Alley / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Frank King
Pencils
Frank King
Inks
Frank King
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Skeezix, Eggie Roper has gone over to Witthuhnville with an athletic committee.
Genre
drama; humor

Indexer Notes

inside back cover

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [firecracker]
    Moon Mullins
  2. 1. ["Police are still on the lookout for "Lips Manlis", also known as Bob Honor."]
    Dick Tracy
  3. 2. The Outlaws Can't Win Now
    The Nebbs
  4. 3. ["Boy OBoy! Gee Whiz! Hot Dog! Yeabo! Wow!!"]
    Smitty
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Herby
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Nugent's Originals
  7. 6. Plants That Catch Insects
    This Curious World
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Sister Susie
  9. 8. ["Funny we never got down here to th' river before"]
    Little Orphan Annie
  10. 9. ["Follow this line and get a reward"]
    Skippy
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Always Belittlin'
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    A Strain on the Family Tie
  13. 12. ["With his prisoners, Chet and Cud, lashed to a pair of cart wheels, Bob flees before a fast traveling grass fire"]
    Skull Valley
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Funny Fauna
  15. 14. ["The phone's ringing Smokey. See who it is!"]
    Smokey Stover
  16. 15. ["Deluging the Dragon Lady and her men with greasy yak butter, Terry, Pat and Connie win the first round"]
    Terry and the Pirates
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Popular Crossword Puzzles
  18. 17. ["How's things in the old country, Duke?"]
    Smitty
  19. 18. [no title indexed]
    Herby
  20. 19. ["And they put me in with you Sissy, So I wouldn't get homesick! Well I won't."]
    Gasoline Alley
  21. 20. ["Don't look around, but did y'see the way that cop looked at us just now??"]
    Winnie Winkle
  22. 21. School Days
    Out Our Way
  23. 22. ["The Crocodile claims to have discovered a mysterious substances not known to our world."]
    Don Winslow
  24. 23. [no title indexed]
    Let's Draw Cartoons
  25. 24. Rustler's Cave
    Huck Wyatt
  26. 25. ["I can't help feeling that we'll find some trace of poor Captain Bell and his lost companions--"]
    Bos'n Hal
  27. 26. ["There his is Min- Our Boy! A chip off the old block!"]
    The Gumps
  28. 27. [no title indexed]
    Sweeney & Son
  29. 28. [no title indexed]
    Jinglet
  30. 29. [no title indexed]
    The Popular Stamp Club
  31. 30. [no title indexed]
    Gasoline Alley
  32. 31. [no title indexed]
    Spooky
  33. 32. [no title indexed]
    Tippie
  34. 33. ["That's it! Keep swinging!"]
    Moon Mullins
  35. 34. ["I wish somethin' would happen. I feel kinda blue."]
    Skippy
  36. 35. [no title indexed]
    Always Belittlin'
  37. 36. ["Well if Bill isn't back here in a reasonable length of time, I'll turn the whole thing over to the police."]
    Apple Mary
  38. 37. ["Come! Come! You vanishing American!"]
    Harold Teen
  39. 38. Killer Whales
    This Curious World
  40. 39. [no title indexed]
    Real Magic
  41. 40. Simp Proves He's Got Strength
    Simp O'Dill
  42. 41. [no title indexed]
    Streaky
  43. 42. [no title indexed]
    Little Folks
  44. 43. swimming
    Be A Champion
  45. 44. ["Say Jack, I think I'll drive out to Buford Tune's estate and try to sell him an autoplane!"]
    Smilin' Jack
  46. 45. [no title indexed]
    Kitty Higgins
  47. 46. Capt. Carey Harrison
    Soldiers of Fortune
  48. 47. ["Well the stock's bedded down safe-"]
    Little Joe
  49. 48. ["Skeezix, Eggie Roper has gone over to Witthuhnville with an athletic committee."]
    Gasoline Alley
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