(Winter 1958)

Pines, 1957 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
Quarterly
On-sale date
1958-11-08
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Literary Enterprises, Inc.
Brand
Pines Comics [circular text]
Editing
?
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

Pines Comics logo. Boy's Clubs of America Golden Anniversary Award presented to Pines Comics on cover. Columbia Broadcasting System (CBS) logo on cover as well. Exclamation point for Tom Terrific is only on the cover. The indicia title reads only as "Tom Terrific". On sale date taken from arrival date stamped on issue.


Tom Terrific! (Table of Contents)

Tom Terrific / cover / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; superhero
Characters
Tom Terrific; Manfred the Wonder Dog

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

Mighty Manfred the Wonder Dog / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
No greater love hath a boy than for his dog!
Genre
humor; superhero
Characters
Tom Terrific; Manfred the Wonder Dog
Synopsis
Tom helps Manfred stay dry in the rain, but suffers an unexpected consequence.

Pent Up Pals (Table of Contents: 2)

Tom Terrific / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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Genre
humor; superhero
Characters
Tom Terrific; Manfred the Wonder Dog; Crabby Appleton
Synopsis
Tom is not getting mail from his pen pals,
so he transforms into a stamp to trace a letter sent to him.

A Kingly Problem (Table of Contents: 3)

Sick Sick Sidney / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
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Sidney the Elephant; Cleo the Giraffe; Stanley the Lion
Synopsis
Sidney the elephant is afraid of mice so he asks the king of beasts for advice.

Foolish Fog (Table of Contents: 4)

Tom Terrific / text story / 2 pages (report information)

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Genre
humor; superhero
Characters
Tom Terrific; Manfred the Wonder Dog; Isotope Feeney

Boodleberry Pie (Table of Contents: 5)

Tom Terrific / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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Genre
humor; superhero
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Tom Terrific; Manfred the Wonder Dog
Synopsis
Manfred needs some of his favorite pie to get some energy,
but farmer Boodle is out of berries.

First Class Villain (Table of Contents: 6)

Tom Terrific / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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Genre
humor; superhero
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Tom Terrific; Manfred the Wonder Dog; Crabby Appleton
Synopsis
Crabby just finished a correspondence course on how to be a master of disguise.
First he's disguised as a bush, but then he has a more sinister plan.

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

Puzzle Page / activity / 1 page (report information)

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Tom's little friend has lost his pet rabbit...
Genre
humor; superhero
Characters
Tom Terrific; Manfred the Wonder Dog

[Gallant Manfred] (Table of Contents: 8)

Mighty Manfred the Wonder Dog / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; superhero
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Tom Terrific; Manfred the Wonder Dog
Synopsis
Manfred is cold, so Tom turns into a blanket,
but Manfred finds another use for a blanket.

[A Bone for Manfred] (Table of Contents: 9)

Mighty Manfred the Wonder Dog / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; superhero
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Tom Terrific; Manfred the Wonder Dog
Synopsis
A big bone makes Manfred happy.

[Feared Dog] (Table of Contents: 10)

Mighty Manfred the Wonder Dog / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; superhero
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Tom Terrific; Manfred the Wonder Dog; Crabby Appleton
Synopsis
Manfred wants to be a feared dog.
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Tom Terrific!
    Tom Terrific
  2. 1. ["No greater love hath a boy than for his dog!"]
    Mighty Manfred the Wonder Dog
  3. 2. Pent Up Pals
    Tom Terrific
  4. 3. A Kingly Problem
    Sick Sick Sidney
  5. 4. Foolish Fog
    Tom Terrific
  6. 5. Boodleberry Pie
    Tom Terrific
  7. 6. First Class Villain
    Tom Terrific
  8. 7. ["Tom's little friend has lost his pet rabbit..."]
    Puzzle Page
  9. 8. [Gallant Manfred]
    Mighty Manfred the Wonder Dog
  10. 9. [A Bone for Manfred]
    Mighty Manfred the Wonder Dog
  11. 10. [Feared Dog]
    Mighty Manfred the Wonder Dog
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