(Summer 1944)

Ace Magazines, 1944 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
quarterly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Ace Books, Inc.
Editing
?
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals

Monkeyshines Table of Contents (Table of Contents: 1)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals

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

Marmaduke Monk / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Louis Ferstadt ?
Inks
Louis Ferstadt ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hey Marmaduke! This guy always hits high and far!
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.

Let's All Play Golf (Table of Contents: 3)

activity / 1 page (report information)

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?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Synopsis
Move your pencil with closed eyes from hole to hole.

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

The Gingham Dog and the Calico Cat / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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?
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?
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?
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?
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?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
When the clock in the kitchen strikes twelve
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals

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

Carrottop Cabot the Rhyming Rabbit / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
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?
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?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
In Monkeyshine land, which is deep in the wood, lived a small rabbit---
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals

More Monkeyshines (Table of Contents: 6)

activity / 1 page (report information)

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?
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Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Synopsis
Crossword puzzle + color the picture.

Watch Your Step (Table of Contents: 7)

Nutty Squirrel / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Hal Lockwood (signed)
Inks
Hal Lockwood (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Synopsis
Nutty Squirrel reads a copy of "Four Favorites" comics and decides to become a superhero like "The Sword, Magno, Cap'n Courageous and Lightnin'." He accidentally helps capture two gangsters.

Indexer Notes

This story frequently refers to "Four Favorites" and that magazine's lineup of superheroes. However,The Sword did not appear in "Four Favorites" (in addition to Magno, Lash Lightning and Captain Courageous, the fourth "favorite" was the Unknown Soldier).

The Song of Marmaduke Monk (Table of Contents: 8)

activity / 1 page (report information)

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?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Synopsis
"Sing to the tune of 'Little Brown Jug'".

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

Slick Chick / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
? [as HC] (signed)
Inks
? [as HC] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Slick Chick gets in the groove which provokes a fight
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals

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

Tuffy Bear / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Tuffy was a bear who always dreamed of sweet things to eat
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals

Making Monkeyshines with a Pencil (Table of Contents: 11)

activity / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
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Letters
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Synopsis
Connect-the-dots and Let's Draw.

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

Hillbilly Goat / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Louis Ferstadt ?
Inks
Louis Ferstadt ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Some people spend their life working... others spend their life playing
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.

Marmaduke Monk Goes Visiting (Table of Contents: 13)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

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?
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?
Inks
?
Colors
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Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals

Indexer Notes

The hand-lettered text is riddled with lots of miniature illos.

The Puzzle Corner (Table of Contents: 14)

activity / 1 page (report information)

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Synopsis
Rebus and maze.

The Fable of the Fox and the Crow (Table of Contents: 15)

Aesop's Fables / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ed Goggin
Inks
Ed Goggin
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.

Family Album (Table of Contents: 16)

activity / 1 page (report information)

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?
Inks
?
Colors
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Letters
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Synopsis
Solutions to maze, rebus and crossword and "Rearrange pictures by cutting them out".