(July 1942)

David McKay, 1937 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1942-05-29
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
David McKay Company
Editing
?

Issue Notes

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. 3.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Katzenjammer Kids / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Joe Musial (signed as Musial)
Inks
Joe Musial (signed as Musial)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; children

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

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Script
? [as Ace]
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Well, here we are, poised on June's grand springboard...
Genre
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

The inside-front cover.

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

The Phantom / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Lee Falk (credited)
Pencils
Ray Moore (credited)
Inks
Ray Moore (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
But who are-- ? Never mind me, Captain Neil. This man, Roark, must be tried...
Genre
adventure; jungle; superhero
Reprints
  • From Phantom daily strips (King Features Syndicate) 1939-01-16 - 1939-01-21 & 1939-01-23 - 1939-01-28.
    [One panel is omitted from one of the dailies on each page, in order to fit two 4-panel strips onto each 7-panel page.]

Indexer Notes

End of a story line.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3)

The Phantom / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Lee Falk (credited)
Pencils
Ray Moore (credited)
Inks
Ray Moore (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
For those who came in late... four hundred years ago, a man was washed up on a remote Bengal shore.
Genre
adventure; jungle; superhero
Reprints
  • From Phantom daily strips (King Features Syndicate) 1939-01-30 - 1939-02-02.
    [One panel is omitted from one of the dailies on each page, in order to fit two 4-panel strips onto each 7-panel page.]

Indexer Notes

Start of a new story line -- The Slave Traders.

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

Daffydoodles / cartoon / 0.67 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Doc Winner (credited) (signed as Winner)
Inks
Doc Winner (credited) (signed as Winner)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Trying to save time.
Genre
humor

Indexer Notes

Jokes from readers.

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

Pete the Tramp / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
C. D. Russell (credited)
Pencils
C. D. Russell (credited) (signed as C. D. Russell)
Inks
C. D. Russell (credited) (signed as C. D. Russell)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Here comes that cocky fat sergeant...
Genre
humor

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

Jungle Jim / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Alex Raymond (credited)
Pencils
Alex Raymond (credited) (signed as ALEX RAYMOND)
Inks
Alex Raymond (credited) (signed as ALEX RAYMOND)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Captain Kenedy's trading schooner has finally returned to Thorson's island.
Genre
adventure; jungle

Do You Know... (Table of Contents: 7)

Collectin' Stamps / text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Eugene Pollock (credited as Eugene L Pollock)
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
That baseball is America's greatest outdoor sport...
Genre
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

With stamp ads.

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

The Katzenjammer Kids / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Harold Knerr (credited as Knerr)
Pencils
Harold Knerr (credited as Knerr) (signed as Knerr)
Inks
Harold Knerr (credited as Knerr) (signed as Knerr)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Say! Vot's der big idea?
Genre
humor; children

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

Tim Tyler's Luck / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Lyman Young (credited)
Pencils
Lyman Young (credited) (signed as Lyman Young)
Inks
Lyman Young (credited) (signed as Lyman Young)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
High above the Earth's surface a monster dirigible slinks...
Genre
adventure

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

text story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Rutherford Montgomery (credited)
Pencils
Clayton Knight (credited)
Inks
Clayton Knight (credited)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Coffin Crew
Genre
adventure
Characters
Stormy Marsh

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

Just Kids [1920s-50s] / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
A. D. Carter (credited as Ad Carter)
Pencils
A. D. Carter (credited as Ad Carter) (signed as Ad Carter)
Inks
A. D. Carter (credited as Ad Carter) (signed as Ad Carter)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Mom, I can hardly wait till summer comes...
Genre
humor; children

A Shy Young Man (Table of Contents: 12)

The Battle of the Seven Seas / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Franklin Wittmack (credited as E. Franklin Wittmack) (signed as E. Franklin Wittmack)
Pencils
Franklin Wittmack (credited as E. Franklin Wittmack) (signed as E. Franklin Wittmack)
Inks
Franklin Wittmack (credited as E. Franklin Wittmack) (signed as E. Franklin Wittmack)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction; war
Characters
Lieut. Edward H. O'Hare

Indexer Notes

The centrefold

When the Mize Is Away (Table of Contents: 13)

Sports in Pictures / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jack Sords (signed as Sords)
Pencils
Jack Sords (signed as Sords)
Inks
Jack Sords (signed as Sords)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; sports
Characters
Ray Sanders
Keywords
baseball

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

Blondie / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Chic Young (credited)
Pencils
Chic Young (credited) (signed as Chic Young)
Inks
Chic Young (credited) (signed as Chic Young)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Everything's wrong -- the baby won't drink her formula...
Genre
humor; domestic

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

Prince Valiant / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Hal Foster (credited as Harold R. Foster)
Pencils
Hal Foster (credited as Harold R. Foster) (signed as HAL FOSTER)
Inks
Hal Foster (credited as Harold R. Foster) (signed as HAL FOSTER)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
When they come in sight of the camp, Val cries out in astonishment...
Genre
adventure; historical

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

Polka-Dot Pictures / activity / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor

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

Teddy and Sitting Bull / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Musial (credited)
Pencils
Joe Musial (credited) (signed as Musial)
Inks
Joe Musial (credited) (signed as Musial)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Gee Bobby -- there must be some way to make some money.
Genre
humor; children; domestic

Vol. 1 -- No. 4 July 1942 (Table of Contents: 18)

The Young Reporter / text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Hal Fox (credited) (editor)
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction

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

News in Pictures / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
R. J. Scott
Pencils
R. J. Scott
Inks
R. J. Scott
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Modern long-distance cameras...
Genre
non-fiction

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 20)

Just Kids [1920s-50s] / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
A. D. Carter (credited as Ad Carter) (signed as Ad Carter)
Pencils
A. D. Carter (credited as Ad Carter) (signed as Ad Carter)
Inks
A. D. Carter (credited as Ad Carter) (signed as Ad Carter)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I think I'll go out now Mom.
Genre
humor; domestic; children

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 21)

Tillie the Toiler / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Russ Westover (credited)
Pencils
Russ Westover (credited) (signed as Russ Westover)
Inks
Russ Westover (credited) (signed as Russ Westover)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Say, Mr. Roney, won't you tell your readers how...
Genre
drama; humor
Keywords
soap opera

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 22)

Elmer / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Doc Winner (credited)
Pencils
Doc Winner (credited)
Inks
Doc Winner (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Elmer, I want you to dig a hole...
Genre
humor; children

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 23)

Curley Harper / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Lyman Young (credited)
Pencils
Lyman Young (credited) (signed as Lyman Young)
Inks
Lyman Young (credited) (signed as Lyman Young)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Tom Latrobe, scientist, has invented an explosive...
Genre
adventure

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 24)

Barney Google / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Billy DeBeck (credited)
Pencils
Billy DeBeck (credited) (signed as Billy DeBeck)
Inks
Billy DeBeck (credited) (signed as Billy DeBeck)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I'll tell ye jes' this oncet more, Lowizie...
Genre
humor

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 25)

They'll Do It Every Time / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jimmy Hatlo (credited)
Pencils
Jimmy Hatlo (credited) (signed as Jimmy Hatlo)
Inks
Jimmy Hatlo (credited) (signed as Jimmy Hatlo)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hurry up! Get it up there.
Genre
humor
Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    The Katzenjammer Kids
  2. 1. ["Well, here we are, poised on June's grand springboard..."]
  3. 2. ["But who are-- ? Never mind me, Captain Neil. This man, Roark, must be tried..."]
    The Phantom
  4. 3. ["For those who came in late... four hundred years ago, a man was washed up on a remote Bengal shore."]
    The Phantom
  5. 4. ["Trying to save time."]
    Daffydoodles
  6. 5. ["Here comes that cocky fat sergeant..."]
    Pete the Tramp
  7. 6. ["Captain Kenedy's trading schooner has finally returned to Thorson's island."]
    Jungle Jim
  8. 7. Do You Know...
    Collectin' Stamps
  9. 8. ["Say! Vot's der big idea?"]
    The Katzenjammer Kids
  10. 9. ["High above the Earth's surface a monster dirigible slinks..."]
    Tim Tyler's Luck
  11. 10. ["Coffin Crew"]
  12. 11. ["Mom, I can hardly wait till summer comes..."]
    Just Kids [1920s-50s]
  13. 12. A Shy Young Man
    The Battle of the Seven Seas
  14. 13. When the Mize Is Away
    Sports in Pictures
  15. 14. ["Everything's wrong -- the baby won't drink her formula..."]
    Blondie
  16. 15. ["When they come in sight of the camp, Val cries out in astonishment..."]
    Prince Valiant
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Polka-Dot Pictures
  18. 17. ["Gee Bobby -- there must be some way to make some money."]
    Teddy and Sitting Bull
  19. 18. Vol. 1 -- No. 4 July 1942
    The Young Reporter
  20. 19. ["Modern long-distance cameras..."]
    News in Pictures
  21. 20. ["I think I'll go out now Mom."]
    Just Kids [1920s-50s]
  22. 21. ["Say, Mr. Roney, won't you tell your readers how..."]
    Tillie the Toiler
  23. 22. ["Elmer, I want you to dig a hole..."]
    Elmer
  24. 23. ["Tom Latrobe, scientist, has invented an explosive..."]
    Curley Harper
  25. 24. ["I'll tell ye jes' this oncet more, Lowizie..."]
    Barney Google
  26. 25. ["Hurry up! Get it up there."]
    They'll Do It Every Time
This issue was modified by, among others
  • Peter Croome
  • Del Gruber
  • Katy Hayhurst
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Len Wolinsky