(September 1970)

Western, 1969 Series
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Price
0.50 USD
Pages
164
Indicia frequency
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Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Western Publishing Company, Inc.
Brand
Gold Key
Editing
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Color
full color
Dimensions
4.75 in. x 6.5 in. digest
Paper Stock
newsprint interior; glossy cardboard cover
Binding
perfect-bound

Issue Notes

Cover code: 92401-009


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Tom and Jerry / cover / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Tom; Jerry; Tuffy

Kids!!! Know What One Pencil Can Do? (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

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

[Contents Page] (Table of Contents: 2)

table of contents / 2 pages (report information)

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Typeset

Indexer Notes

Contents page with title of each story, the pages they are in the book and the indicia.

High Hat Hero (Table of Contents: 3)

Tom and Jerry / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

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Pencils
Lynn Karp
Inks
Lynn Karp
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Editing
Helen Mayer (Original Editor)

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Tom; Jerry; Tuffy; Reggie Van Loot (cameo)
Synopsis
Jerry and Tuffy want Tom to help them build a birdhouse but he is too interested in being seen golfing with his new hat so Jerry and Tuffy tag along to ruin his fun so that he will help them.
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Barney Bear's Blabber Puppet (Table of Contents: 4)

Barney Bear / activity / 1 page (report information)

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Barney Bear

Indexer Notes

How to make a hand puppet.

Daddy Long Legs (Table of Contents: 5)

Little Quacker / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Little Quacker
Synopsis
Little Quacker gets into trouble when he tells a coyote child that his daddy (which he doesn't have since he's an orphan) can beat the coyote's daddy.

The Flying Coyote (Table of Contents: 6)

Wuff the Prairie Dog / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Wuff the Prairie Dog; Sammy Squirrel; Charlie Coyote; Benjamin Buzzard; Beatrice Buzzard; Egbert Buzzard
Synopsis
Wuff and Sammy go to play in the snowy mountains so that Charlie Coyote can't get them so he befriends a confused buzzard to help him.
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Cheese Decoder (Table of Contents: 7)

Tom and Jerry / activity / 1 page (report information)

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Characters
Tom; Jerry; Tuffy

Indexer Notes

A word puzzle.

The Homing Pigeon (Table of Contents: 8)

text article / 3 pages (report information)

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Genre
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

Various facts about how homing pigeons have been used in wars and the past, including information about how far they can fly and their sense of direction.

The Mystery Light (Table of Contents: 9)

Fuzzy and Wuzzy / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Barney Bear; Fuzzy; Wuzzy; Philo Fox
Synopsis
Fuzzy and Wuzzy go into the woods to check out a mysterious light. They see someone burying something so they dig it up and find an egg. While trying to take the egg to the person who buried it to find out what it is Phil Fox steals it from them. They find out the egg is really an explosive and try to get to Philo Fox before it blows up.

Just Imagine (Table of Contents: 10)

Jerry and Tuffy / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
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Pencils
Lynn Karp
Inks
Lynn Karp
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Letters
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Editing
Helen Mayer (Original Editor)

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Jerry; Tuffy
Synopsis
Jerry & Tuffy want to go out of town on a camping trip but they know they can't so they pretend they are camping in a store window. They are afraid they will get caught so they go to sleep in the cooking pot to wait until the store is closed. They get a big surprise when a camper buys the display and takes them into the wild.
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Charlie Coyote's Night Job (Table of Contents: 11)

Charlie Coyote / activity / 1 page (report information)

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Characters
Charlie Coyote

Indexer Notes

A word puzzle.

A Hero Happening (Table of Contents: 12)

Bertie Bird / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Bertie Bird; Red Robin; Mrs. Wren; Jimmy Jay; Al the Alley Cat; Crummy Crow; Crawly Crow
Synopsis
Bertie Bird is jealous of Red Robin who is a hero for rescuing a baby bird from Al, the Alley Cat so he goes looking for a way to be a hero too. After many attempts go bad he finally gets to be a hero but nobody believes him.

School of Hard Knocks (Table of Contents: 13)

Tom and Jerry / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

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Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Tom; Jerry; Tuffy
Synopsis
Jerry tries to teach Tuffy to be smarter than Tom and Tom tries in vain to stop him.

Benny Burro's Riddles (Table of Contents: 14)

Benny Burro / activity / 1 page (report information)

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Characters
Benny Burro

Indexer Notes

Riddles

The Channel Swim (Table of Contents: 15)

Skrewy the Screwball Squirrel / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Kellog Adams ?
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Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Skrewy the Screwball Squirrel; Chief
Synopsis
Skrewy asks the Indian Chief where he is going in his strange outfit and he says he is going to be the first indian to swim the Catalina Channel. Skrewy decides that there is money to be made so he goes with to help the Chief train and to drive the pilot boat.
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Agent Tom (Table of Contents: 16)

The Adventures of Tom / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

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Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Tom; Skinny Jones
Synopsis
Agent Tom is sent to Tumbleweed Town to protect them from the "Fat Bandit", who doesn't turn out to be what he seems.

Letter Quiz (Table of Contents: 17)

Jerry and Tuffy / activity / 1 page (report information)

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Characters
Jerry; Tuffy

Indexer Notes

A word puzzle.

Unforgettable Picnic (Table of Contents: 18)

Flip 'n' Dip / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Flip; Dip; Jumble
Synopsis
Jumble the elephant invites flip and dip on a picnic with him. They are happy to go because they can't go home for lunch without taking a bath but they are sure that Jumble's mama must have forgot something for the picnic but he says that elephants never forget. Flip 'n' Dip try to find something that was forgot but it turns out that Jumble is right.
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Mutineer Mice (Table of Contents: 19)

Mouse Musketeers / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

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Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Mouse Musketeers [Jerry; Tuffy]; M'sieur Poosycat
Synopsis
The king puts the Mouse Musketeers in charge while he is gone but when they start bossing around M'sieur Poosycat he shanghais them onto his boat where he is in charge (he thinks).
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Tom's Haywire P-Puzzler (Table of Contents: 20)

Tom / activity / 1 page (report information)

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Characters
Tom

Indexer Notes

A find-the-objects puzzle.

The Sea Dogs (Table of Contents: 21)

Big Spike and Little Tyke / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

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Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Spike; Tyke
Synopsis
Spike and Tyke are tired of vacationing on the farm so they try to get their master to go to the seashore. At the beginning they have trouble getting him to understand but they get better as they go along.
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A Golden Giggle (Table of Contents: 22)

Droopy / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Droopy
Synopsis
Droopy uses his artistic talents to get himself into a jam and then out of it.

Summer Outing (Table of Contents: 23)

Jerry and Tuffy / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Jerry; Tuffy
Synopsis
Jerry and Tuffy go for a picnic in the woods but a pushy duck tries to ruin their fun by putting up signs that stop them from doing anything. Jerry and Tuffy decide that turnabout is fair play.
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Wild Stallion (Table of Contents: 24)

text story / 4 pages (report information)

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Pencils
Tom Gill
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Tom Gill
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Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Brave Crow; Face-to-the-Enemy; Bear Man (Paiute brothers)
Synopsis
Three Paiute brothers are too poor to buy horses so they use their speed and endurance to tire them out so that they can catch wild ones.
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Web of Words (Table of Contents: 25)

Mooseface McElk / activity / 1 page (report information)

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Characters
Mooseface McElk

Indexer Notes

A word puzzle.

Sea Salts (Table of Contents: 26)

Jerry and Little Quacker / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Jerry; Little Quacker
Synopsis
Jerry gets the urge to go out on the sea but he can't board the boat because of the rat blocks. He sees a duck (Little Quacker) that is trying to get out to sea but can't get past the pilings. Little Quacker says that Jerry can ride on his back out to sea if he will help direct him past the pilings, but once they get out on the sea it isn't what they were hoping for.

Hungry Mice (Table of Contents: 27)

Jerry and Tuffy / activity / 1 page (report information)

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Characters
Jerry; Tuffy

Indexer Notes

A picture word puzzle.

Boy Scout Capers (Table of Contents: 28)

Droopy / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

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Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Droopy
Synopsis
Droopy is frustrated when it seems that everywhere he goes there is a sign saying "no dogs allowed". When he tries to go to boy scout camp and there is a "no dogs allowed" sign there he sneaks in to try on one of their uniforms. He is mistaken for a real boy scout and gets to find out what they do during the day.
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Screwy Definitions (Table of Contents: 29)

Screwy Squirrel / activity / 1 page (report information)

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Characters
Screwy Squirrel

Indexer Notes

A picture word game.

The Campers and the Cub (Table of Contents: 30)

Tom and Jerry / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

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Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Tom; Jerry; Tuffy
Synopsis
When Tom and Jerry don't feel like fighting they decide to go on a picnic instead. When a little bear cub sees them he is excited because he has had fun watching them fight in the past. When they don't fight he gets bored and starts whispering instructions on them to get them fighting, but his instructions have the opposite effect.
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Summer's Fun!!!! (Table of Contents: 31) (Expand) /

Summer Fun For Boys and Girls / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

[Jokes By Cracky] (Table of Contents: 32) (Expand) /

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

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Tom and Jerry
  2. 1. Kids!!! Know What One Pencil Can Do?
    Pencil Puzzle Fun
  3. 2. [Contents Page]
  4. 3. High Hat Hero
    Tom and Jerry
  5. 4. Barney Bear's Blabber Puppet
    Barney Bear
  6. 5. Daddy Long Legs
    Little Quacker
  7. 6. The Flying Coyote
    Wuff the Prairie Dog
  8. 7. Cheese Decoder
    Tom and Jerry
  9. 8. The Homing Pigeon
  10. 9. The Mystery Light
    Fuzzy and Wuzzy
  11. 10. Just Imagine
    Jerry and Tuffy
  12. 11. Charlie Coyote's Night Job
    Charlie Coyote
  13. 12. A Hero Happening
    Bertie Bird
  14. 13. School of Hard Knocks
    Tom and Jerry
  15. 14. Benny Burro's Riddles
    Benny Burro
  16. 15. The Channel Swim
    Skrewy the Screwball Squirrel
  17. 16. Agent Tom
    The Adventures of Tom
  18. 17. Letter Quiz
    Jerry and Tuffy
  19. 18. Unforgettable Picnic
    Flip 'n' Dip
  20. 19. Mutineer Mice
    Mouse Musketeers
  21. 20. Tom's Haywire P-Puzzler
    Tom
  22. 21. The Sea Dogs
    Big Spike and Little Tyke
  23. 22. A Golden Giggle
    Droopy
  24. 23. Summer Outing
    Jerry and Tuffy
  25. 24. Wild Stallion
  26. 25. Web of Words
    Mooseface McElk
  27. 26. Sea Salts
    Jerry and Little Quacker
  28. 27. Hungry Mice
    Jerry and Tuffy
  29. 28. Boy Scout Capers
    Droopy
  30. 29. Screwy Definitions
    Screwy Squirrel
  31. 30. The Campers and the Cub
    Tom and Jerry
  32. 31. Summer's Fun!!!!
    Summer Fun For Boys and Girls
  33. 32. [Jokes By Cracky]
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Jan Roar Hansen
  • Darrel McCann
  • Jim Stangas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Karl Wilcox
  • Darrel McCann
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