(March 1942)

The American Legion, 1926 Series
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Volume
32
Price
0.15 USD
Pages
72
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1942
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
The American Legion
Printer
Printed in the U. S. A.
Editing
Alexander Gardiner (credited) (editor)

The individual issues of this series are each less than 50% comics. Only comics sequences are indexed and cover scans are accepted only if the issue has 10% indexed comics content.

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Temporary Possession (Table of Contents: 1)

cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
John Cassel (credited, signed)
Pencils
John Cassel (credited, signed)
Inks
John Cassel (credited, signed)
Letters
John Cassel (credited, signed); typeset

Genre
drama

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2)

cartoon / 0.15 page (report information)

Script
Wally Wallgren (signed as W)
Pencils
Wally Wallgren (signed as W)
Inks
Wally Wallgren (signed as W)
Letters
Wally Wallgren (signed as W)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Will you kindly let me see your pass, sailor!?
Genre
humor

We Can All Help To Win This War (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Wally Wallgren (signed as Wally) (credited as Wallgren)
Pencils
Wally Wallgren (signed as Wally) (credited as Wallgren)
Inks
Wally Wallgren (signed as Wally) (credited as Wallgren)
Letters
Wally Wallgren (signed as Wally) (credited as Wallgren)

Genre
humor
Synopsis
What people can do to help out during the war.

Mystery of the Missing Combination (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
?; typeset

Genre
humor
Characters
Jim
Synopsis
The boss is away and Jim can't remember the combination to the safe.

Indexer Notes

Ad in comic for for Pabst Blue Ribbon beer.

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

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Script
Corka (signed)
Pencils
Corka (signed)
Inks
Corka (signed)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Well, what are you waiting for - the end of the national emergency?
Genre
humor

Helping Make America Strong (Table of Contents: 6)

cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
?; typeset

Genre
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

Three one-panel factoids drawn in a style similar to Ripley's Believe It or Not.

Ad in comic form for Texaco.

Aerial Octopus! (Table of Contents: 7)

Wonders of America / comic story / 0.66 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
?; typeset

Characters
Judge Robbins; Chubbins Robbins
Synopsis
The Judge and Chubbins view the strato-sentinal blimp.

Indexer Notes

Ad in comic form for Prince Albert tobacco.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8)

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Script
Salo (signed)
Pencils
Salo (signed)
Inks
Salo (signed)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Two dashes of orange bitters, 3/4 ounce sweet vermouth, 1 1/2 ounce dry sherry - say, are you sure your doctor gave you this prescription!
Genre
humor

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9)

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Script
Lazaan (signed)
Pencils
Lazaan (signed)
Inks
Lazaan (signed)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
M-m-m. A unique blend - 'Bouquet de Cologne' - 'Essence de L'amour' - and salami on rye with sauerkraut!
Genre
humor

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10)

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Script
George H. Mabie (signed)
Pencils
George H. Mabie (signed)
Inks
George H. Mabie (signed)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Something he inherited, from Joe's side of the family - he won't drink alone!
Genre
humor
Characters
Joe

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 11)

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Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Our son is at Yale, y'know!
Genre
humor

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 12)

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Script
George H. Mabie (signed)
Pencils
George H. Mabie (signed)
Inks
George H. Mabie (signed)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Elmer has a fellow feeling for all dumb animals!
Genre
humor
Characters
Elmer

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 13)

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Script
E. B. C. (signed)
Pencils
E. B. C. (signed)
Inks
E. B. C. (signed)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
You say you're the first robin and I say I am - so what!
Genre
humor

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 14)

cartoon / 0.2 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
?; typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Look, Myrtle - spring in the air!
Genre
humor

Indexer Notes

Ad in comic form for Sani-Flush.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 15)

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Script
Reamer Keller (signed)
Pencils
Reamer Keller (signed)
Inks
Reamer Keller (signed)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Will you look at this! - The Income Tax Bureau says I owe them $500 more!
Genre
humor

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 16)

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Script
Wally Wallgren (signed as Wally)
Pencils
Wally Wallgren (signed as Wally)
Inks
Wally Wallgren (signed as Wally)
Letters
Wally Wallgren (signed as Wally)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Oh, kernal!! You don't really remember little me, do you
Genre
humor
Characters
Miss Nertz
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 17)

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Script
Wally Wallgren (signed as W)
Pencils
Wally Wallgren (signed as W)
Inks
Wally Wallgren (signed as W)
Letters
Wally Wallgren (signed as W)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
This is delicious churry pie, Mrs. Awrks - wish I could bring some home with me...
Genre
humor
Characters
Mrs. Awrks
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 18)

cartoon / 0.2 page (report information)

Script
Reamer Keller (signed)
Pencils
Reamer Keller (signed)
Inks
Reamer Keller (signed)
Letters
Reamer Keller (signed)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The views expressed here are those of the writers and do not necessarily reflect those of the owner of this property
Genre
humor

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 19)

cartoon / 0.25 page (report information)

Script
Don R. Christensen (signed as Don Christy)
Pencils
Don R. Christensen (signed as Don Christy)
Inks
Don R. Christensen (signed as Don Christy)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Young Corporal Cummings just can't forget that he was once drum majorin a Legion junior drum and bugle corps!
Genre
humor
Characters
Cummings
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 1. Temporary Possession
  2. 2. ["Will you kindly let me see your pass, sailor!?"]
  3. 3. We Can All Help To Win This War
  4. 4. Mystery of the Missing Combination
  5. 5. ["Well, what are you waiting for - the end of the national emergency?"]
  6. 6. Helping Make America Strong
  7. 7. Aerial Octopus!
    Wonders of America
  8. 8. ["Two dashes of orange bitters, 3/4 ounce sweet vermouth, 1 1/2 ounce dry sherry - say, are you sure your doctor gave you this prescription!"]
  9. 9. ["M-m-m. A unique blend - 'Bouquet de Cologne' - 'Essence de L'amour' - and salami on rye with sauerkraut!"]
  10. 10. ["Something he inherited, from Joe's side of the family - he won't drink alone!"]
  11. 11. ["Our son is at Yale, y'know!"]
  12. 12. ["Elmer has a fellow feeling for all dumb animals!"]
  13. 13. ["You say you're the first robin and I say I am - so what!"]
  14. 14. ["Look, Myrtle - spring in the air!"]
  15. 15. ["Will you look at this! - The Income Tax Bureau says I owe them $500 more!"]
  16. 16. ["Oh, kernal!! You don't really remember little me, do you"]
  17. 17. ["This is delicious churry pie, Mrs. Awrks - wish I could bring some home with me..."]
  18. 18. ["The views expressed here are those of the writers and do not necessarily reflect those of the owner of this property"]
  19. 19. ["Young Corporal Cummings just can't forget that he was once drum majorin a Legion junior drum and bugle corps!"]
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