(November 1965)

Tower, 1965 Series
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Price
0.25 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
bimonthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Tower Comics, Inc.
Brand
Tower Comics
Editing
Samm Schwartz
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Silver Age U.S.
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
squarebound (1, 3, 5, 18); saddle-stitched (12)
Publishing Format
was ongoing

Issue Notes

Indicia: TIPPY TEEN, No. 1, November, 1965. Published bimonthly by TOWER COMICS, INC., executive and editorial offices at 185 Madison Ave., New York 10016. All rights reserved. Single copies 25ยข. No actual person is named or delineated in this magazine.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Samm Schwartz
Inks
Samm Schwartz
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Tippy; Go Go; Animal; Tommy; Peggy

Great Skate (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Jack Mendelsohn
Pencils
Harry Lucey
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Synopsis
Tippy and the gang have a skateboarding contest.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Writer credit by Martin O'Hearn.

Runaway Romance (Table of Contents: 2)

Tippy / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Vincent DeCarlo
Colors
?
Letters
Vincent DeCarlo

Genre
teen
Synopsis
Tippy tries to get Tommy's attention by feigning interest in his car.
Reprints

Better Date Than Never (Table of Contents: 3)

Tippy / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bill Williams
Inks
Samm Schwartz ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Synopsis
Tommy brings Tippy home late from a date.

Indexer Notes

Williams pencils per Martin O'Hearn's blog: http://martinohearn.blogspot.com/2017/05/bill-williams-draws-tippy-teen....

Previous indexer credited Samm Schwartz.

Slick Chick (Table of Contents: 4)

Go Go / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Samm Schwartz
Inks
Samm Schwartz
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Synopsis
Go Go finds a way to deal with the bad TV reception.

Chemical Warfare (Table of Contents: 5)

Tippy / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Jack Mendelsohn
Pencils
Harry Lucey
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Synopsis
Tippy has a crush on the handsome chemistry teacher.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

reworked script from "Chemical Formula," Candy #42 (September 1953); script attribution by Martin O'Hearn

Quick Trick! (Table of Contents: 6)

Tippy / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Reprints

Surf Bored (Table of Contents: 7)

Animal / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Vincent DeCarlo
Colors
?
Letters
Vincent DeCarlo

Genre
teen
Synopsis
Animal goes surfing.

Gags Galore (Table of Contents: 8)

Go Go / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Samm Schwartz
Inks
Samm Schwartz
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen

You've Gotta Have Art (Table of Contents: 9)

Tippy / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Samm Schwartz
Inks
Samm Schwartz
Colors
?
Letters
Samm Schwartz

Genre
teen
Synopsis
The principal looks at the kids' many variations on "pop art."

Back to School Togs (Table of Contents: 10)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen

Tippy Teen Togs (Table of Contents: 11)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen

Dear Tippy (Table of Contents: 12)

Tell Us Please / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
teen

Wig Warm (Table of Contents: 13)

Tippy / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Samm Schwartz
Inks
Samm Schwartz
Colors
?
Letters
Samm Schwartz

Genre
teen
Synopsis
Tippy tries to straighten her hair.

Nail Care (Table of Contents: 14)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Indexer Notes

spot illustrations with text article

David McCallum (Table of Contents: 15)

Star Time / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
teen; biography

Indexer Notes

profile of actor David McCallum, best known for his role as Illya Kuryakin, a Russian-born secret agent, in the TV series The Man from U.N.C.L.E. Text article with illustration.

Fashions au Go Go (Table of Contents: 16)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen

Let's Rock and Roll (Table of Contents: 17)

illustration / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils
Samm Schwartz
Inks
Samm Schwartz
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen

Let's Keep in Style With Wool Knit (Table of Contents: 18)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen

On With the Show (Table of Contents: 19)

Tippy Teen / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bill Williams
Inks
Rudy Lapick
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Synopsis
Tippy wants to meet the pop group "The Exterminators."

Indexer Notes

Wiliams pencils and Lapick inks per Martin O'Hearn's blog: http://martinohearn.blogspot.com/2017/05/bill-williams-draws-tippy-teen....

Previous indexer credited Doug Crane on pencils.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. Great Skate
  3. 2. Runaway Romance
    Tippy
  4. 3. Better Date Than Never
    Tippy
  5. 4. Slick Chick
    Go Go
  6. 5. Chemical Warfare
    Tippy
  7. 6. Quick Trick!
    Tippy
  8. 7. Surf Bored
    Animal
  9. 8. Gags Galore
    Go Go
  10. 9. You've Gotta Have Art
    Tippy
  11. 10. Back to School Togs
  12. 11. Tippy Teen Togs
  13. 12. Dear Tippy
    Tell Us Please
  14. 13. Wig Warm
    Tippy
  15. 14. Nail Care
  16. 15. David McCallum
    Star Time
  17. 16. Fashions au Go Go
  18. 17. Let's Rock and Roll
  19. 18. Let's Keep in Style With Wool Knit
  20. 19. On With the Show
    Tippy Teen
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