(July-August 1946)

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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Quality Comics, Inc.
Editing
Elliott A. Caplin; Beatrice Lewi (Art Director); Ralph O. Ellsworth (Assistant Art Director)

Issue Notes

Also listed in indicia:
Advisory Board: Clara Savage Littledale, Editor, Parents Magazine; Alice V. Keliher, Professor of Education, New York University; Jessie Stanton, Educational Consultant, Bank Street Schools, NY NY.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
children
Characters
Twinkle; Marco Polar Bear; Jim; Judy

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

Twinkle, The Star That Came Down From Heaven / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
The Flowers were in terrible trouble...
Genre
children
Characters
Twinkle; Mister Lightning
Synopsis
Twinkle visits the Earth to find all the flowers sad. The mice have been playing rough, and are inconsiderate of the damage. Twinkle asks Mister Lightning to frighten the mice away.

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Marco Polar Bear / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Marco's errand boy Bobby had an upside-down problem...
Genre
children
Characters
Marco Polar Bear; Bobby
Synopsis
Bobby doesn't know which way to hang the bananas in the store, so Marco takes him to Ecuador via magic carpet for a learning session.

Marco's Puzzle Page (Table of Contents: 3)

Marco Polar Bear / activity / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
children
Characters
Marco Polar Bear; Bobby

Indexer Notes

a connect-the-dots puzzle

The First-Grade Ducklings (Table of Contents: 4)

text story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Eleanor Clymer
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typeset

Genre
children

Indexer Notes

text story with spot illustrations.

On a Fox Hunt (Table of Contents: 5)

Pug and Curly / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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Genre
children
Characters
Pug; Curly
Synopsis
The Fox has stolen the picnic basket, and its up to Pug and Curly to stop him.

Yankee Doodle (Table of Contents: 6)

Musical Comics / activity / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
children

Indexer Notes

Illustrations accompany a simple music score to the tune 'Yankee Doodle'

The Needle In The Haystack (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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Genre
children

Indexer Notes

A pictogram story, where words are interspersed with pictures of characters and objects.

Robinson Crusoe (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Daniel Defoe
Pencils
Sam Glankoff
Inks
Sam Glankoff
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Genre
children
Characters
Robinson Crusoe; Friday

Indexer Notes

a partial adaptation of Daniel Defoe's novel, including the shipwrecking of Robinson Crusoe, and his first meeting with Friday.
Art credits identified by Jim Vadeboncoeur Jr.

At The Beach (Table of Contents: 9)

Jim and Judy / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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Genre
children
Synopsis
Jim and Judy's parents put them in charge of their troublesome dog Coco for their day at the beach.

Kitten Tips (Table of Contents: 10)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Gertrude Crampton
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typeset

Genre
children
Synopsis
A poem about how to play nicely with kittens.

The Lonesome Giraffe (Table of Contents: 11)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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Genre
children
Synopsis
A young giraffe at the zoo is blue with loneliness, until he befriends two birds. They must learn how to play well with each other.

The Lost Charm (Table of Contents: 12)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Genre
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Synopsis
A young mouse asks his mother to tell the story of why dogs and cats fight.
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. ["The Flowers were in terrible trouble..."]
    Twinkle, The Star That Came Down From Heaven
  3. 2. ["Marco's errand boy Bobby had an upside-down problem..."]
    Marco Polar Bear
  4. 3. Marco's Puzzle Page
    Marco Polar Bear
  5. 4. The First-Grade Ducklings
  6. 5. On a Fox Hunt
    Pug and Curly
  7. 6. Yankee Doodle
    Musical Comics
  8. 7. The Needle In The Haystack
  9. 8. Robinson Crusoe
  10. 9. At The Beach
    Jim and Judy
  11. 10. Kitten Tips
  12. 11. The Lonesome Giraffe
  13. 12. The Lost Charm
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