(Fall 1958)

Pines, 1957 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
Quarterly
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".


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

[Unappreciated Genius] (Table of Contents: 1)

Gaston Le Crayon / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor
Characters
Gaston Le Crayon
Synopsis
Gaston gets a job painting for the mayor.

Go West Young Manfred (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
Synopsis
Tom and Manfred go back in time to the wild west.

The Wild Blue Yonder (Table of Contents: 3)

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

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Genre
humor; superhero
Characters
Tom Terrific; Manfred the Wonder Dog; Mr. Instant
Synopsis
The sun is not setting and everything is burning up.

Indexer Notes

Idea by Mrs. Laverne Oren

Crabby's Strange Pooch (Table of Contents: 4)

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

Script
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Colors
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Letters
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Editing
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Genre
humor; superhero
Characters
Tom Terrific; Manfred the Wonder Dog; Crabby Appleton

The Big Chance (Table of Contents: 5)

Sidney / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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Editing
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Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Sidney the Elephant; Stanley the Lion; Cleo the Giraffe
Synopsis
Sidney wants to join the circus.

Manfred's Rapid Taxi (Table of Contents: 6)

Tom Terrific / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
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Letters
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Editing
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Genre
humor; superhero
Characters
Tom Terrific; Manfred the Wonder Dog
Synopsis
Connect the dots.

Moon Over Manfred (Table of Contents: 7)

Tom Terrific / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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Colors
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Editing
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Genre
humor; superhero
Characters
Tom Terrific; Manfred the Wonder Dog; Mr. Man in the Moon
Synopsis
After the moon's light goes out, Tom and Manfred investigate.

Mighty Manfred's Problem (Table of Contents: 8)

Tom Terrific / activity / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; superhero
Characters
Tom Terrific; Manfred the Wonder Dog; Crabby Appleton
Synopsis
Maze.

[Green Wonder Dog] (Table of Contents: 9)

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

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Genre
humor; superhero
Characters
Tom Terrific; Manfred the Wonder Dog; Crabby Appleton
Synopsis
Crabby sprays Manfred with paint, but Tom helps out.
Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Tom Terrific!
    Tom Terrific
  2. 1. [Unappreciated Genius]
    Gaston Le Crayon
  3. 2. Go West Young Manfred
    Tom Terrific
  4. 3. The Wild Blue Yonder
    Tom Terrific
  5. 4. Crabby's Strange Pooch
    Tom Terrific
  6. 5. The Big Chance
    Sidney
  7. 6. Manfred's Rapid Taxi
    Tom Terrific
  8. 7. Moon Over Manfred
    Tom Terrific
  9. 8. Mighty Manfred's Problem
    Tom Terrific
  10. 9. [Green Wonder Dog]
    Mighty Manfred the Wonder Dog
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