(September 1947)

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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bimonthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Calling All Boys, Inc.
Editing
?
Color
full color
Dimensions
standard Golden Age U.S.
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was on-going series

Issue Notes

Info added by Craig Delich (August 6, 2006).


[Rustlers' Roundup; Races Against Death] (Table of Contents)

Tex Granger; Perils of Pauline; Streaky Smith / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure
Characters
Streaky Smith; Tex Granger; Pauline; Bing Crosby [photograph]

Bing Crosby (Table of Contents: 1)

Boys' Hero of the Month / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
? (Photograph)
Inks
? (Photograph)
Letters
Typeset
Editing
Kenneth L. Hall

Genre
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

Inside Front Cover

... Races Against Death (Table of Contents: 2)

Streaky Smith of Essex High / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Streaky Smith; Mr. Samson; Tommy Samson
Synopsis
Streaky is a counselor at the Pinetree Fresh Air
Camp, teaching boys who never had a chance to learn how to swim and paddle a canoe.

Get in the Swim (Table of Contents: 3)

Coach's Corner / text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Robert Kiphuth
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
Typeset

Genre
non-fiction
Characters
Robert "Bob" Kiphuth

Indexer Notes

Illustrated article about swimming by the Director
of Athletics and coach of the swimming team at
Yale University

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4)

Hector / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Vic Herman
Inks
Vic Herman
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Look, fellas! Here's how old Hybarr does it.
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Hector Hibble; Mr. Hybarr; Nancy; Mrs. Hibble

Perils of Pauline (Table of Contents: 5)

Perils of Pauline / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure; drama
Characters
Pearl White [Betty Hutton]; Mike; Julia
Synopsis
Pearl White, queen of the old-time movie serials,'
begins her daredevil career with a traveling troupe of stage players.

Indexer Notes

Adaptation of the 1947 Paramount motion picture

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6)

Tex Granger / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Roundup time in Railhead finds two huge herds...
Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Tex Granger; Luke Conway

Mail Call (Table of Contents: 7)

letters page / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
Typeset

Genre
non-fiction

You're a Magician (Table of Contents: 8)

activity / 0.66 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
Typeset

Genre
non-fiction

High Swamp (Table of Contents: 9)

text story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Jim Chapman
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
Typeset

Genre
adventure

The Case of the Hidden Eye (Table of Contents: 10)

The Adventures of Bigbrain Billy / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Ernie Schroeder
Pencils
Ernie Schroeder
Inks
Ernie Schroeder
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure; teen
Characters
Billy; Mayor Hartley
Synopsis
"Bigbrain Billy," the smartest boy in the world, puts science on his side as he challenges the ruthless robbers of Midvale's city treasury.

Indexer Notes

Ernie Schroeder identified as writer and artist of this feature by Jerry Bails.

Drama on the Highway (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

Adventures of R.C. and Quickie / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [Rustlers' Roundup; Races Against Death]
    Tex Granger; Perils of Pauline; Streaky Smith
  2. 1. Bing Crosby
    Boys' Hero of the Month
  3. 2. ... Races Against Death
    Streaky Smith of Essex High
  4. 3. Get in the Swim
    Coach's Corner
  5. 4. ["Look, fellas! Here's how old Hybarr does it."]
    Hector
  6. 5. Perils of Pauline
    Perils of Pauline
  7. 6. ["Roundup time in Railhead finds two huge herds..."]
    Tex Granger
  8. 7. Mail Call
  9. 8. You're a Magician
  10. 9. High Swamp
  11. 10. The Case of the Hidden Eye
    The Adventures of Bigbrain Billy
  12. 11. Drama on the Highway
    Adventures of R.C. and Quickie
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