(June 1942)

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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
60
Indicia Frequency
Monthly
On-sale Date
1942-05-01
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
The Parents' Magazine Press Division of The Parents' Institute, Inc.
Editing
Frances Ullmann (executive editor); Ralph O. Ellsworth (art editor)

Issue Notes

Indexed from scanned copy at http://digitalcomicmuseum.com

The on-sale date is from the publication date recorded in the Catalog of Copyright Entries, Part 2, Periodicals, 1942, New Series, Vol. 37, No. 2.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
? (photograph)
Inks
? (photograph)
Colors
? (photograph)
Letters
typeset

Characters
Jackie Horner (photo)

Double Trouble (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Helen and Ruth Hoffman, twins from one of the Twin Cities...
Genre
non-fiction; biography

Indexer Notes

first 4 pages in the book, following 3 pages "continued on page 45"

Car Crazy (Table of Contents: 2)

text story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Mary Elting
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Be a sport, Chike, and let me drive...
Genre
drama; teen

Indexer Notes

story on pages 7-9, last page continued on page 40

Fashion Show (Table of Contents: 3)

The Yorktown Younger Set / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ed Smalle
Inks
Ed Smalle
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Let's get going.
Genre
fashion; teen

Indexer Notes

Art credits identified by Jim Vadeboncoeur Jr.

First Date (Table of Contents: 4)

text story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Mary Mattison Eubanks
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Whether or not you have had your first date...
Genre
drama; fashion; teen

Indexer Notes

first 3 pages on pages 16-18, last page continued on page 53

Girls in the News (Table of Contents: 5)

photo story / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
? (photos)
Inks
? (photos)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Left-Mimi McIntosh of Hicksville, Long Island...
Genre
non-fiction; teen

Indexer Notes

8 publicity photos

Make Your Letters Sparkle (Table of Contents: 6)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Clifford Parcher
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
A man who has written lots of magazine articles...
Genre
non-fiction; teen

As the Boys See You! (Table of Contents: 7)

text article / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Helen Ciancimino
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
You can learn about girls from boys!
Genre
non-fiction; teen

Let's Talk Things Over (Table of Contents: 8)

text article / 1.67 pages (report information)

Script
Alice Barr Grayson
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
My mother thinks I should wear braids.
Genre
non-fiction; teen

Indexer Notes

advice column, 2/3 page continued on page 37

Major Martin's Daughter (Table of Contents: 9)

text story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Adam Allen
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Will Connie and Peggy be able to save the boys...
Genre
drama; teen

Indexer Notes

This story is ongoing, with synopsis at beginning and "to be continue next month" at the end. 3 illustrations and a photo of the author accompany the story

Everyday People Crash the Movies! (Table of Contents: 10)

photo story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Elizabeth Nichols (movie editor)
Pencils
? (photos)
Inks
? (photos)
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction
Characters
Gene Autry; Charlie Chaplin

Indexer Notes

photo montage of 9 current movies

Sound Fun (Table of Contents: 11)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Ora Nichols
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Without sound effects, your favorite radio program...
Genre
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

article about sound effects on radio programs, 3 photos

Navy Girl (Table of Contents: 12)

text article / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Beryl Williams
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Convoy in the Pacific! A newspaperwoman interviews a girl...
Genre
non-fiction; teen

Indexer Notes

1 illustration and 1 photo of the article's subject, Rita Ginn, accompany the article

Food Masquerade (Table of Contents: 13)

text article / 1.33 pages (report information)

Script
Jane Richards (food editor)
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Fancy dress makes gay deceivers of everyday foods!
Genre
non-fiction; domestic

Indexer Notes

3 recipes

Show Your Hand (Table of Contents: 14)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Nell Giles
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
To make a promise, to wave hello or goodbye...
Genre
non-fiction; fashion

Indexer Notes

4 photos accompany the article about hands and nail care

Gadgets for Girls (Table of Contents: 15)

activity / 1 page (report information)

Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
$1 will be paid for each Gadget for Girls published
Genre
non-fiction; teen

Indexer Notes

Write in for "fashion fads girls create"

Just Cut Out for Summer (Table of Contents: 16)

photo story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
? (photos)
Inks
? (photos)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
No patterns required for these super skirts...
Genre
non-fiction; fashion

Bathing Beauties on Parade (Table of Contents: 17)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Nancy Pepper (fashion editor)
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
"Fair and warmer," says the weather man.
Genre
non-fiction; fashion; teen

Indexer Notes

4 bathing suits with pricing and manufacturer listed

Make'em and Wear'em (Table of Contents: 18)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Here's everything you need for a good old summertime...
Genre
non-fiction; fashion; teen

Indexer Notes

there are 5 outfits in this feature with patterns (from McCall's, Simplicity, etc.) available on page 53

Everyday Company Manners (Table of Contents: 19)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Sally Hill is the most popular hostess because...
Genre
domestic

Indexer Notes

this 2 page piece has the top 2/3 of both pages as comic book story illustrating manners, the bottom 1/3 is typeset copy

Guardian of the Bridge (Table of Contents: 20)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Lawrence Dresser ?
Inks
John Prentice ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
In April, 1775 news was brought to Pepperell, Mass., of the battle...
Genre
non-fiction; biography; war
Characters
Prudence Cumings Wright, Heroine of the American Revolution

Indexer Notes

Art credits identified by Jim Vadeboncoeur Jr.

Judy Wing to the Rescue (Table of Contents: 21)

Air Hostess No. 1 / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Don Lynch
Inks
Don Lynch
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Judy Wing, this is Pat Farrel...
Genre
aviation

Indexer Notes

Art credits identified by Jim Vadeboncoeur Jr.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. Double Trouble
  3. 2. Car Crazy
  4. 3. Fashion Show
    The Yorktown Younger Set
  5. 4. First Date
  6. 5. Girls in the News
  7. 6. Make Your Letters Sparkle
  8. 7. As the Boys See You!
  9. 8. Let's Talk Things Over
  10. 9. Major Martin's Daughter
  11. 10. Everyday People Crash the Movies!
  12. 11. Sound Fun
  13. 12. Navy Girl
  14. 13. Food Masquerade
  15. 14. Show Your Hand
  16. 15. Gadgets for Girls
  17. 16. Just Cut Out for Summer
  18. 17. Bathing Beauties on Parade
  19. 18. Make'em and Wear'em
  20. 19. Everyday Company Manners
  21. 20. Guardian of the Bridge
  22. 21. Judy Wing to the Rescue
    Air Hostess No. 1
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