(November 10, 1956)

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Volume
229
Price
0.15 USD
Pages
136
Indicia Frequency
weekly
On-sale Date
1956
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Curtis Publishing Company
Editing
Ben Hibbs

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.

The Line (Table of Contents: 1)

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Script
David Low (signed as Low)
Pencils
David Low (signed as Low)
Inks
David Low (signed as Low)
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Harry Pollitt; Jacques Duclos; Mátyás Rákosi; Walter Ulbricht; Palmiro Togliatti; Josip Tito

Indexer Notes

Part of the article The New Red Look by Ernest O. Hauser.

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

cartoon / 0.25 page (report information)

Script
John Gallagher (signed as Gallagher)
Pencils
John Gallagher (signed as Gallagher)
Inks
John Gallagher (signed as Gallagher)
Colors
?
Letters
John Gallagher (signed as Gallagher); typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I said, 'Do you call yourself a painter?'
Genre
humor

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

Guess Who / comic story / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
Bill Harrison (credited)
Pencils
Bill Harrison (credited)
Inks
Bill Harrison (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
...is a bachelor
Genre
humor

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

cartoon / 0.166 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Before you start a conversation, may I say I like your opinions, looks and attitude.
Genre
humor

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

cartoon / 0.2 page (report information)

Script
Taber (signed)
Pencils
Taber (signed)
Inks
Taber (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
...and now she's working on a sweater.
Genre
humor

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

cartoon / 0.2 page (report information)

Script
Matt Summers
Pencils
Matt Summers
Inks
Matt Summers
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I like it.
Genre
humor

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

cartoon / 0.2 page (report information)

Script
Jerry Marcus (signed)
Pencils
Jerry Marcus (signed)
Inks
Jerry Marcus (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Come now, Miss Cole - just because I ask you to work a little late once in a while.
Genre
humor
Characters
Miss Cole

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

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?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I'll try the businessman's lunch.
Genre
humor

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

cartoon / 0.2 page (report information)

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?
Pencils
?
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?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Now, that's what I call a close shave!
Genre
humor

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

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?
Pencils
?
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?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Boy, that sure hit the spot.
Genre
humor
Keywords
ice

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

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Script
Dan McCormick (signed)
Pencils
Dan McCormick (signed)
Inks
Dan McCormick (signed)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
...and quit referring to me as a barrel of fun.
Genre
humor

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

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?
Pencils
?
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?
Letters
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
I couldn't lick 'em, so I joined them, then they licked me.
Genre
humor

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

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Script
Irwin Caplan (signed)
Pencils
Irwin Caplan (signed)
Inks
Irwin Caplan (signed)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
You certainly were pretty gay with that cigarette girl!
Genre
humor

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

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Script
Chon Day (signed)
Pencils
Chon Day (signed)
Inks
Chon Day (signed)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
It's something like checkers, only moodier.
Genre
humor

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

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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
Gifford will be right back. Just after you phoned, he discovered we were out of aspirin.
Genre
humor

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

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Script
Chon Day (signed)
Pencils
Chon Day (signed)
Inks
Chon Day (signed)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I made a pleasant discovery today... our bathroom scale doesn't work.
Genre
humor

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

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?
Pencils
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?
Letters
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
He has a photographic mind.
Genre
humor

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

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Script
Don Tobin (signed)
Pencils
Don Tobin (signed)
Inks
Don Tobin (signed)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
You don't have to rush. I just noticed these tickets are for tomorrow night.
Genre
humor

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

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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
Hello, mom - I made the team!
Genre
humor
Keywords
basketball

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

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Script
Robert Barnes (signed as Bob Barnes)
Pencils
Robert Barnes (signed as Bob Barnes)
Inks
Robert Barnes (signed as Bob Barnes)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Be careful, dear - I just waxed...
Genre
humor

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

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Script
Ed Dahlin (signed)
Pencils
Ed Dahlin (signed)
Inks
Ed Dahlin (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
That's for Walter's insomnia.
Genre
humor

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

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Script
Stan Hunt (signed)
Pencils
Stan Hunt (signed)
Inks
Stan Hunt (signed)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Try to look at it this way, dad. You're just one among millions of perplexed parents in America today.
Genre
humor

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

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?
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?

Genre
humor
Synopsis
A man is about to surprise his wife while she is rifling through his pockets.

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

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?
Pencils
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?
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
No seats here either... let's try another row!
Genre
humor

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

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Script
Edwin Lepper (signed as Lepper)
Pencils
Edwin Lepper (signed as Lepper)
Inks
Edwin Lepper (signed as Lepper)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
He's not a member of the firm yet, Honiker.
Genre
humor
Characters
Honiker

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

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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
Finest little troop I ever had.
Genre
humor

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

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
Because he has homework.
Genre
humor
Characters
Hazel
Keywords
snow
Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 1. The Line
  2. 2. ["I said, 'Do you call yourself a painter?'"]
  3. 3. ["...is a bachelor"]
    Guess Who
  4. 4. ["Before you start a conversation, may I say I like your opinions, looks and attitude."]
  5. 5. ["...and now she's working on a sweater."]
  6. 6. ["I like it."]
  7. 7. ["Come now, Miss Cole - just because I ask you to work a little late once in a while."]
  8. 8. ["I'll try the businessman's lunch."]
  9. 9. ["Now, that's what I call a close shave!"]
  10. 10. ["Boy, that sure hit the spot."]
  11. 11. ["...and quit referring to me as a barrel of fun."]
  12. 12. ["I couldn't lick 'em, so I joined them, then they licked me."]
  13. 13. ["You certainly were pretty gay with that cigarette girl!"]
  14. 14. ["It's something like checkers, only moodier."]
  15. 15. ["Gifford will be right back. Just after you phoned, he discovered we were out of aspirin."]
  16. 16. ["I made a pleasant discovery today... our bathroom scale doesn't work."]
  17. 17. ["He has a photographic mind."]
  18. 18. ["You don't have to rush. I just noticed these tickets are for tomorrow night."]
  19. 19. ["Hello, mom - I made the team!"]
  20. 20. ["Be careful, dear - I just waxed..."]
  21. 21. ["That's for Walter's insomnia."]
  22. 22. ["Try to look at it this way, dad. You're just one among millions of perplexed parents in America today."]
  23. 23. [no title indexed]
  24. 24. ["No seats here either... let's try another row!"]
  25. 25. ["He's not a member of the firm yet, Honiker."]
  26. 26. ["Finest little troop I ever had."]
  27. 27. ["Because he has homework."]
    Hazel
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