(May 1948)

Fox, 1948 Series
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Fox Feature Syndicate, Inc.
Brand
A Fox Feature Publication
Editing
?
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Meet Corliss Archer / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Al Feldstein
Inks
Al Feldstein
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Corliss Archer; Dexter Franklin; Moronica (dog)

The Ninfant Nuisance (Table of Contents: 1)

Meet Corliss Archer / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Al Feldstein
Pencils
Al Feldstein
Inks
Al Feldstein
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Corliss Archer; Dexter Taylor; Harry Archer; Janet Archer; Raymond Ames; Dicky Foster; Mildred Ames; Moronica (dog)
Synopsis
Corliss writes a love letter to movie star Richard Deane. When Dexter catches her as she's writing, she tears up the letter. However, Mildred's little brother Raymond pieces the paper together and jumps to the conclusion that the letter is meant for Dicky Foster, Dexter's rival.

Indexer Notes

Story starts on inside front cover in red and black.

Double Trouble (Table of Contents: 2)

Meet Corliss Archer / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Corliss Archer; Dexter Franklin; Harry Archer; Janet Archer
Synopsis
Corliss books singer Franky Sonora for a fund-raising dance, not realizing his appearance fee will be $2,500.

Indexer Notes

Franky Sonora's name and appearance are based on singer Frank Sinatra.

Blind Date (Table of Contents: 3)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
teen
Synopsis
Story written as a slang-filled entry in a high school girl's diary, about her trials trying to get a boy to ask her to a hayrack ride.

Indexer Notes

Text story with no illustrations.

The Homework Hoax (Table of Contents: 4)

Meet Corliss Archer / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Al Feldstein ?
Pencils
? [E. K. R] (signed)
Inks
? [E. K. R] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Corliss Archer; Louise; Moronica (dog); Mildred Ames; Dexter Franklin; Harry Archer; Janet Archer
Synopsis
Mildred asks Corliss to go to the movies, but Corliss lies and says she has too much homework. When Dexter doesn't ask her to go to the movies, as she expected, she goes by herself and finds Dexter and Mildred there.

Indexer Notes

Signed "E.K.R" in last panel. Artist might be Ed Robbins.

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

Teen Toons / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
Martin Filchock [as Filchock] (signed)
Pencils
Martin Filchock [as Filchock] (signed)
Inks
Martin Filchock [as Filchock] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Her Dad's okey!
Genre
teen

Indexer Notes

Five single-panel cartoons about teens.

The Junk Heap (Table of Contents: 6)

Criss Cross / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Brown
Pencils
Bob Brown
Inks
Bob Brown
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Criss Cross; Jill
Synopsis
Criss decides to trade-in his old car for another used car, but gets swindled.

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

Tropical Topics / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The Bororo Indian men of Brazil are amongst...
Genre
non-fiction
Synopsis
Facts about South American Indians.

3 in 1 Air Pistol (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

Johnson Smith & Company / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

America's New Sensational Writing Trio (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

Illinois Merchanise Mart / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

100 Famous Michigan Rainbow Mix Gladiolus (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

Michigan Bulb Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Meet Corliss Archer
  2. 1. The Ninfant Nuisance
    Meet Corliss Archer
  3. 2. Double Trouble
    Meet Corliss Archer
  4. 3. Blind Date
  5. 4. The Homework Hoax
    Meet Corliss Archer
  6. 5. ["Her Dad's okey!"]
    Teen Toons
  7. 6. The Junk Heap
    Criss Cross
  8. 7. ["The Bororo Indian men of Brazil are amongst..."]
    Tropical Topics
  9. 8. 3 in 1 Air Pistol
    Johnson Smith & Company
  10. 9. America's New Sensational Writing Trio
    Illinois Merchanise Mart
  11. 10. 100 Famous Michigan Rainbow Mix Gladiolus
    Michigan Bulb Co.
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