(April 2, 1960)

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Volume
232
Price
0.15 USD
Pages
120
Indicia Frequency
weekly
On-sale Date
1960
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Curtis Publishing Company
Printer
Printed in the USA
Editing
Ben Hibbs (credited)

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)

comic story / 0.25 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor
Synopsis
Two angels split a halo.

Indexer Notes

Ad in comic form for Nicholson File Company.

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

cartoon / 0.125 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?

Genre
humor
Synopsis
A couple's party is ruined by a blizzard.
Reprints
Keywords
snow

Indexer Notes

Reprinted with a letter.

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

cartoon / 0.2 page (report information)

Script
Roy Fox (signed as Roy L. Fox)
Pencils
Roy Fox (signed as Roy L. Fox)
Inks
Roy Fox (signed as Roy L. Fox)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Just take the measurements, please - never mind the editorial comment.
Genre
humor

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

comic story / 0.2 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The sitter said the baby cried a little after we left but settled down with a bottle and is sleeping O.K. now.
Genre
humor
Synopsis
Some husbands rush to the phones at intermission.

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

Who Invited Him? / cartoon / 0.2 page (report information)

Script
Tom Hudson (signed)
Pencils
Tom Hudson (signed)
Inks
Tom Hudson (signed)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
First trip to the islands, eh? You'll enjoy those luaus.
Genre
humor

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

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
Come on, everybody - dinner's on the table.
Genre
humor

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

cartoon / 0.2 page (report information)

Script
Harry Mace (signed)
Pencils
Harry Mace (signed)
Inks
Harry Mace (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I'm sorry, sir; the management doesn't allow employees to sit with customers. Of course, I can always quit.
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
It's the world's first fully automatic portable.
Genre
humor

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

cartoon / 0.2 page (report information)

Script
Brad Anderson (signed)
Pencils
Brad Anderson (signed)
Inks
Brad Anderson (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Oil's pretty dirty.
Genre
humor
Reprints

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

cartoon / 0.2 page (report information)

Script
Paul Peter Porges (signed as Porges)
Pencils
Paul Peter Porges (signed as Porges)
Inks
Paul Peter Porges (signed as Porges)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Is this seat taken?
Genre
humor

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

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
That does it! Tomorrow you go back on your diet.
Genre
humor
Keywords
pool; swimsuit

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

cartoon / 0.2 page (report information)

Script
Harry Mace (signed)
Pencils
Harry Mace (signed)
Inks
Harry Mace (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
It goes on the foot nearest the window.
Genre
humor

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

cartoon / 0.2 page (report information)

Script
Tom Henderson (signed)
Pencils
Tom Henderson (signed)
Inks
Tom Henderson (signed)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
By the way, I spoke to the landlord about a larger apartment.
Genre
humor

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

cartoon / 0.25 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Elmer: Alright... who drank my still life?
Genre
humor
Characters
Elmer; Elsie; Beauregard

Indexer Notes

Ad in comic form for Borden Milk.

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

cartoon / 0.2 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Well, how did you make out with your head-shrinker today, dear?
Genre
humor

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

cartoon / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
William Steig (signed as Steig)
Inks
William Steig (signed as Steig)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor
Synopsis
A boy scares a cat with a magnifying glass in front of a fishbowl.

Indexer Notes

Ad in comic form for Delco Battery.

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

cartoon / 0.2 page (report information)

Script
Wasowski
Pencils
Wasowski
Inks
Wasowski
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Just how long have you been bowling, Hank?
Genre
humor
Characters
Hank

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

cartoon / 0.2 page (report information)

Script
Briel Gray
Pencils
Briel Gray
Inks
Briel Gray
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Well, back to the old knitting needles.
Genre
humor

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

cartoon / 0.2 page (report information)

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
You realize, of course, Heston, this is grounds for divorce.
Genre
humor
Characters
Heston

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

cartoon / 0.2 page (report information)

Script
Brad Anderson (signed)
Pencils
Brad Anderson (signed)
Inks
Brad Anderson (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Shall I fluff up that pillow a bit?
Genre
humor

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

cartoon / 0.2 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Pass the sugar, please.
Genre
humor

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

cartoon / 0.2 page (report information)

Script
Jeff Keate (signed)
Pencils
Jeff Keate (signed)
Inks
Jeff Keate (signed)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
You gotta admit he's waging a strong campaign.
Genre
humor
Characters
Billings

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

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
Thousands of workers automatically received a wage increase today when the cost-of-living index rose to a new...
Genre
humor
Characters
Mr. Baxter; Hazel
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 1. [no title indexed]
  2. 2. [no title indexed]
  3. 3. ["Just take the measurements, please - never mind the editorial comment."]
  4. 4. ["The sitter said the baby cried a little after we left but settled down with a bottle and is sleeping O.K. now."]
  5. 5. ["First trip to the islands, eh? You'll enjoy those luaus."]
    Who Invited Him?
  6. 6. ["Come on, everybody - dinner's on the table."]
  7. 7. ["I'm sorry, sir; the management doesn't allow employees to sit with customers. Of course, I can always quit."]
  8. 8. ["It's the world's first fully automatic portable."]
  9. 9. ["Oil's pretty dirty."]
  10. 10. ["Is this seat taken?"]
  11. 11. ["That does it! Tomorrow you go back on your diet."]
  12. 12. ["It goes on the foot nearest the window."]
  13. 13. ["By the way, I spoke to the landlord about a larger apartment."]
  14. 14. ["Elmer: Alright... who drank my still life?"]
  15. 15. ["Well, how did you make out with your head-shrinker today, dear?"]
  16. 16. [no title indexed]
  17. 17. ["Just how long have you been bowling, Hank?"]
  18. 18. ["Well, back to the old knitting needles."]
  19. 19. ["You realize, of course, Heston, this is grounds for divorce."]
  20. 20. ["Shall I fluff up that pillow a bit?"]
  21. 21. ["Pass the sugar, please."]
  22. 22. ["You gotta admit he's waging a strong campaign."]
  23. 23. ["Thousands of workers automatically received a wage increase today when the cost-of-living index rose to a new..."]
    Hazel
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