(November 3, 1956)

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Volume
229
Price
0.15 USD
Pages
152
Indicia Frequency
weekly
On-sale Date
1956
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Curtis Publishing Company
Printer
Printed in U.S.A.
Editing
Ben Hibbs (credited) (editor)

The individual issues of this series are each less than 50% comics. Only comics sequences are indexed and cover scans are accepted only if the issue has 10% indexed comics content.

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

cartoon / 0.042 page (report information)

Script
Ben Thompson (signed)
Pencils
Ben Thompson (signed)
Inks
Ben Thompson (signed)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
To be real sure the money's safe, I fill it with water and put it in the freezer.
Genre
humor
Reprints
  • from The Saturday Evening Post 1956-xx-xx

Indexer Notes

Reprinted in the letter column accompanying a reader letter.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
Herb Green (signed)
Pencils
Herb Green (signed)
Inks
Herb Green (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Herb Green (signed)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Lake
Genre
humor; sports
Synopsis
A golfer throws his golf bag in the lake, then realizes he has to get it again.

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

cartoon / 0.2 page (report information)

Script
Ted Key (signed)
Pencils
Ted Key (signed)
Inks
Ted Key (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
He's the talk of St. Petersburg.
Genre
humor
Keywords
swimsuit

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

cartoon / 0.2 page (report information)

Script
Barney Tobey (signed as B Tobey)
Pencils
Barney Tobey (signed as B Tobey)
Inks
Barney Tobey (signed as B Tobey)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I try to share his interests, but we only have one deck of cards!
Genre
humor

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

cartoon / 0.2 page (report information)

Script
Joe Zeis (signed as Zeis)
Pencils
Joe Zeis (signed as Zeis)
Inks
Joe Zeis (signed as Zeis)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
There he goes playing favorites again.
Genre
humor

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

Looking for Something / comics-form advertising / 0.25 page (report information)

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

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Script
Elmer Atkins (signed as Atkins)
Pencils
Elmer Atkins (signed as Atkins)
Inks
Elmer Atkins (signed as Atkins)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Busiest psychiatrist in town.
Genre
humor

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

cartoon / 0.2 page (report information)

Script
Vahan Shirvanian (signed as Shirvanian)
Pencils
Vahan Shirvanian (signed as Shirvanian)
Inks
Vahan Shirvanian (signed as Shirvanian)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
See what happens when I step on the accelerator?
Genre
humor

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

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Script
William O'Brian (signed as O'Brian)
Pencils
William O'Brian (signed as O'Brian)
Inks
William O'Brian (signed as O'Brian)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Where in blazes is the telephone?
Genre
humor

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

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Script
Ted Key (signed)
Pencils
Ted Key (signed)
Inks
Ted Key (signed)
Letters
Ted Key (signed)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Patent Attorney
Genre
humor

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

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Script
J. W. Lockley (signed)
Pencils
J. W. Lockley (signed)
Inks
J. W. Lockley (signed)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
What's she got that I haven't had?
Genre
humor

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

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Script
M. Blanchard (signed)
Pencils
M. Blanchard (signed)
Inks
M. Blanchard (signed)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
He likes classical music, art museums, and he reads a lot, but nobody's perfect.
Genre
humor

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

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Script
Frank Ridgeway (signed)
Pencils
Frank Ridgeway (signed)
Inks
Frank Ridgeway (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Nonsense, sir, of course it will fit.
Genre
humor

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

comic story / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
John Gallagher (signed as Gallagher)
Pencils
John Gallagher (signed as Gallagher)
Inks
John Gallagher (signed as Gallagher)

Genre
humor
Synopsis
An man cuts a hole in the ice to fish.

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

cartoon / 0.2 page (report information)

Script
Brad Anderson (signed)
Pencils
Brad Anderson (signed)
Inks
Brad Anderson (signed)
Letters
Brad Anderson (signed)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Vac o Mac
Genre
humor

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

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Script
J. W. Lockley (signed)
Pencils
J. W. Lockley (signed)
Inks
J. W. Lockley (signed)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
How do you like it otherwise?
Genre
humor

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

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Script
Vahan Shirvanian (signed as Shirvanian)
Pencils
Vahan Shirvanian (signed as Shirvanian)
Inks
Vahan Shirvanian (signed as Shirvanian)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Careful, folks, there's a loose board there somewhere.
Genre
humor

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

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Script
Jack Tyrrell (signed)
Pencils
Jack Tyrrell (signed)
Inks
Jack Tyrrell (signed)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
-a man who needs no introduction...
Genre
humor

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

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Script
Al Kaufman (signed)
Pencils
Al Kaufman (signed)
Inks
Al Kaufman (signed)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
In case you're interested, we're no longer keeping up with the Joneses - we've passed them!
Genre
humor

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

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Script
Robert Day (signed as Robt Day)
Pencils
Robert Day (signed as Robt Day)
Inks
Robert Day (signed as Robt Day)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Some sort of get-out-the-vote campaign, possibly
Genre
humor

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

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Script
Walter Goldstein (signed as Goldstein)
Pencils
Walter Goldstein (signed as Goldstein)
Inks
Walter Goldstein (signed as Goldstein)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I don't know where I'd be without Eleanor, but it's fun thinking about it.
Genre
humor

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

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Script
William O'Brian (signed as O'Brian)
Pencils
William O'Brian (signed as O'Brian)
Inks
William O'Brian (signed as O'Brian)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
How'd things go today, dear?
Genre
humor

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

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Script
Hank Baeb (signed)
Pencils
Hank Baeb (signed)
Inks
Hank Baeb (signed)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I know it's my mother's recipe - but she had eight kids!
Genre
humor

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 24)

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Script
Reg Hider (signed)
Pencils
Reg Hider (signed)
Inks
Reg Hider (signed)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Well, that's just about everything.
Genre
humor

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

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Script
John Gallagher (signed as Gallagher)
Pencils
John Gallagher (signed as Gallagher)
Inks
John Gallagher (signed as Gallagher)
Letters
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
On that pivot play - are you listening?
Keywords
basketball

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

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Script
William F. Brown (signed as WFBrown)
Pencils
William F. Brown (signed as WFBrown)
Inks
William F. Brown (signed as WFBrown)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
All I hear is a small voice saying '40 dollars a day...'
Genre
humor
Keywords
beach; swimsuits

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

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Script
Frank Ridgeway (signed)
Pencils
Frank Ridgeway (signed)
Inks
Frank Ridgeway (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Stanley, there's a Mr. Bookie here to see you.
Genre
humor
Characters
Stanley

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

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Script
Frank O'Neal (signed)
Pencils
Frank O'Neal (signed)
Inks
Frank O'Neal (signed)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Well, I certainly had no idea selling life insurance was so easy.
Genre
humor

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

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Script
Joe Zeis (signed as Zeis)
Pencils
Joe Zeis (signed as Zeis)
Inks
Joe Zeis (signed as Zeis)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Think you could squeeze in one more?
Genre
humor

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

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Script
Al Kaufman (signed)
Pencils
Al Kaufman (signed)
Inks
Al Kaufman (signed)
Letters
Al Kaufman (signed)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Eat at Joe's Automat
Genre
humor

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

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Script
Orlando Busino (signed as Busino)
Pencils
Orlando Busino (signed as Busino)
Inks
Orlando Busino (signed as Busino)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Three months ago this was sold to me as a goldfish.
Genre
humor

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

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Script
Stan Hunt (signed)
Pencils
Stan Hunt (signed)
Inks
Stan Hunt (signed)
Letters
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Ah, my dear - in your usual high good humor, I see.
Genre
humor

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

Hazel / cartoon / 0.2 page (report information)

Script
Ted Key (signed)
Pencils
Ted Key (signed)
Inks
Ted Key (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Don't move.
Genre
humor; domestic
Characters
Hazel
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 1. ["To be real sure the money's safe, I fill it with water and put it in the freezer."]
  2. 2. ["Lake"]
  3. 3. ["He's the talk of St. Petersburg."]
  4. 4. ["I try to share his interests, but we only have one deck of cards!"]
  5. 5. ["There he goes playing favorites again."]
  6. 6. ["Office equipment"]
    Looking for Something
  7. 7. ["Busiest psychiatrist in town."]
  8. 8. ["See what happens when I step on the accelerator?"]
  9. 9. ["Where in blazes is the telephone?"]
  10. 10. ["Patent Attorney"]
  11. 11. ["What's she got that I haven't had?"]
  12. 12. ["He likes classical music, art museums, and he reads a lot, but nobody's perfect."]
  13. 13. ["Nonsense, sir, of course it will fit."]
  14. 14. [no title indexed]
  15. 15. ["Vac o Mac"]
  16. 16. ["How do you like it otherwise?"]
  17. 17. ["Careful, folks, there's a loose board there somewhere."]
  18. 18. ["-a man who needs no introduction..."]
  19. 19. ["In case you're interested, we're no longer keeping up with the Joneses - we've passed them!"]
  20. 20. ["Some sort of get-out-the-vote campaign, possibly"]
  21. 21. ["I don't know where I'd be without Eleanor, but it's fun thinking about it."]
  22. 22. ["How'd things go today, dear?"]
  23. 23. ["I know it's my mother's recipe - but she had eight kids!"]
  24. 24. ["Well, that's just about everything."]
  25. 25. ["On that pivot play - are you listening?"]
  26. 26. ["All I hear is a small voice saying '40 dollars a day...'"]
  27. 27. ["Stanley, there's a Mr. Bookie here to see you."]
  28. 28. ["Well, I certainly had no idea selling life insurance was so easy."]
  29. 29. ["Think you could squeeze in one more?"]
  30. 30. ["Eat at Joe's Automat"]
  31. 31. ["Three months ago this was sold to me as a goldfish."]
  32. 32. ["Ah, my dear - in your usual high good humor, I see."]
  33. 33. ["Don't move."]
    Hazel
This issue was modified by
  • Keith Alan Morgan