(September-October 1951)

American Comics Group, 1943 Series
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Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
Bimonthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Creston Publications Corp.
Brand
American Comics Group ACG
Editing
Richard E. Hughes

Issue Notes

Last 52-page issue.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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Pencils
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Inks
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Colors
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Letters
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Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals

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

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

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

The Mice-Keteers / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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Pencils
Ken Hultgren ?
Inks
Ken Hultgren ?
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Letters
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Easy, Joe!
Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Jonathan Mouse; Gabby Mouse; Squeaker Mouse; Hoiman; Hoiman's wife
Synopsis
The Mice-Keteers are introduced to the new tenants of their house: Hoiman and his wife, mouse exterminators.

Who's to Know? (Table of Contents: 3)

text story / 1 page (report information)

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Letters
typeset

Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals

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

The Squire and the Chip / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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Pencils
Ken Hultgren (signed)
Inks
Ken Hultgren (signed)
Colors
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Letters
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
W-What was that?
Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Squire Squirrel; Chip the Chipmunk; Mr. Twiddypretty; Jason the butler; Slow-Foot the Bear
Synopsis
Elderly Mr. Twiddypretty wants to emulate his hero Bozzin of the Jungle. The Squire and Chip try to dissuade him of this idea.

Indexer Notes

"Bozzin of the Jungle," a Tarzan spoof, was a character in the Bungle of the Jungle comic strip.

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

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

The Frog and the Pelican (Table of Contents: 6)

text story / 1 page (report information)

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Letters
typeset

Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals

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

Spencer Spook / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Yee-ah-ha-ha-ha!
Genre
humor; fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Spencer Spook; Boss Spook; Silas Bradbunger
Synopsis
Spencer is assigned to remove a vicious ghost from a haunted house.

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

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

Map Happy (Table of Contents: 9)

The Duke and the Dope / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

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Pencils
Ken Hultgren ?
Inks
Ken Hultgren ?
Colors
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Letters
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Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
The Duke; the Dope
Synopsis
The Dope battles some pirates for possession of a treasure map.

Catching the Catcher! (Table of Contents: 10)

text story / 0.67 page (report information)

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Letters
typeset

Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals

Indexer Notes

Bottom 1/3 of page is Statement of Ownership.

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

statement of ownership / 0.33 page (report information)

Letters
typeset

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

Our Pal Piggy / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
The one thing I like about this neighborhood is that it's peaceful and quiet!
Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Piggy; Foxy
Synopsis
Piggy wants to win a $10,000 for a statue he's creating. His neighbor Foxy dislikes the noise.

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

Foxy / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Oh, oh! And just when I have a very important engagement in town!
Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Foxy

Indexer Notes

This character is probably not intended to be the same "Foxy" from the "Our Pal Piggy" feature since they look completely different (one is gray and one is red).

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

Spud / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
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Pencils
Lynn Karp (signed)
Inks
Lynn Karp (signed)
Colors
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Letters
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Now listen to me!
Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Spud; Mr. Zilch; Polly; Miss Pert
Synopsis
Spud's owner Miss Pert can't trust him alone at home so she plans to leave him at the pet shop. She decides to buy a parrot to keep an eye on Spud and report on his bad behavior.
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. ["The Magazine That's Making America Roar!"]
  3. 2. ["Easy, Joe!"]
    The Mice-Keteers
  4. 3. Who's to Know?
  5. 4. ["W-What was that?"]
    The Squire and the Chip
  6. 5. ["For recommended reading..."]
  7. 6. The Frog and the Pelican
  8. 7. ["Yee-ah-ha-ha-ha!"]
    Spencer Spook
  9. 8. ["Announcing Operation Peril"]
  10. 9. Map Happy
    The Duke and the Dope
  11. 10. Catching the Catcher!
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
  13. 12. ["The one thing I like about this neighborhood is that it's peaceful and quiet!"]
    Our Pal Piggy
  14. 13. ["Oh, oh! And just when I have a very important engagement in town!"]
    Foxy
  15. 14. ["Now listen to me!"]
    Spud
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