(February 1948)

American Comics Group, 1943 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
Monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Creston Publications Corp.
Editing
Richard Hughes [as Richard E. Hughes]
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Golden Age US, latter issues standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Superkatt / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dan Gordon
Inks
Dan Gordon
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Aw, you're imaginin' things, Humphrey!
Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Superkatt; Humphrey

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

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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

Superkatt / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dan Gordon [as dang.] (signed)
Inks
Dan Gordon
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The book says it's bound to work!
Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Superkatt; Humphrey; Petunia; Evil-Eye (rat); Porknose (dog)
Synopsis
Superkatt's book "How to Hypnotize" causes many problems.

The Cagey Seal (Table of Contents: 3)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

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

The Duke and the Dope / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ken Hultgren ?
Inks
Ken Hultgren ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Oh boy! Gum!
Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Duke (wolf); Dope (rabbit); Clancy the Cop; Sarge
Synopsis
A gum machine fails to deliver a piece of gum to the Dope, and the Duke tries to force the company to pay off.

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

Witch Hazel / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Look, Owlie!
Genre
humor
Characters
Witch Hazel; Owlie (owl)
Synopsis
Witch Hazel changes herself into a beautiful young woman to win a prize at a local dance.

Strictly Sweet Stuff (Table of Contents: 6)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

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

Binky / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ken Hultgren (signed)
Inks
Ken Hultgren
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Remember we meet at two for the neighborhood athletic match!
Genre
humor
Characters
Binky (dog); Bouncy (kangaroo)
Synopsis
Bouncy the kangaroo helps Binky's owner win the neighborhood athletic contest, and Binky's feelings are hurt.

The Same Old Story (Table of Contents: 8)

text story / 0.75 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Bottom 0.25 of page is Statement of Ownership.

Statement of the Ownership, Management, Circulation, etc. (Table of Contents: 9)

statement of ownership / 0.25 page (report information)

Letters
typeset

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

Spencer Spook / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Allan Hubbard (signed)
Inks
Allan Hubbard
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Boy, do I hate to pass through these cemetaries at night
Genre
humor; fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Spencer Spook; Spirit of Spring
Synopsis
Spencer helps a new ghost choose his specialty.

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

Barry / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Hubie Karp
Pencils
Ed Dunn
Inks
Ed Dunn
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Tis a lucky son ye have, ma'am
Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Barry (pig); Mama Pig; The Captain
Synopsis
Barry joins the crew of a ship that is attacked by pirates.

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

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Aw, you're imaginin' things, Humphrey!"]
    Superkatt
  2. 1. ["Flash! Good News!"]
  3. 2. ["The book says it's bound to work!"]
    Superkatt
  4. 3. The Cagey Seal
  5. 4. ["Oh boy! Gum!"]
    The Duke and the Dope
  6. 5. ["Look, Owlie!"]
    Witch Hazel
  7. 6. Strictly Sweet Stuff
  8. 7. ["Remember we meet at two for the neighborhood athletic match!"]
    Binky
  9. 8. The Same Old Story
  10. 9. Statement of the Ownership, Management, Circulation, etc.
  11. 10. ["Boy, do I hate to pass through these cemetaries at night"]
    Spencer Spook
  12. 11. ["Tis a lucky son ye have, ma'am"]
    Barry
  13. 12. ["The magazine that's making American roar!"]
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