(September 24, 1964)

George A. Pflaum, 1946 Series
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Volume
20
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
every two weeks during the school year since March 7, 1946
On-sale Date
1964-09-14
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Geo. A. Pflaum, Publisher, Inc.
Editing
?

Issue Notes

On-sale date from 1964 Periodicals, Copyright Office, Library of Congress.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Fran Matera (signed)
Inks
Fran Matera (signed)
Colors
?

Keywords
shark

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

Puzzle-Page / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Unscramble the names of the countries of South America.

Inside front cover.

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

Chuck White and his Friends / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Moss [as Max Pine] (credited)
Pencils
Fran Matera (credited)
Inks
Fran Matera (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure
Characters
Chuck White; Lash; Sam Fisher; Captain Lyons
Synopsis
Chuck White and his friends spend a day on a commercial fishing boat fishing for swordfish and sharks.
Keywords
fishing; shark; swordfish

Indexer Notes

Max Pine was an alias of Frank Moss, per 2006 interview with Frank Borth: "You can find out in reading your things he also uses the word Max Pine as a substitute for him because he didn't want them to think he was writing everything in the place..." http://cuislandora.wrlc.org/islandora/object/cuislandora%3A40849

Everyone Loved Her (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Bobbie Klosterman
Pencils
Joe Sinnott (signed)
Inks
Joe Sinnott (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; biography; religious
Characters
Charles Haughery; Margaret Haughery; Frances Haughery
Synopsis
After losing her husband and her child, Margaret begins helping at an orphanage and finds her true calling.
Keywords
Catholic; New Orleans Louisiana; orphanage; yellow fever

Indexer Notes

First in a series about Great American Lay Catholics

Science Marches On (Table of Contents: 4)

Professor Gunther Q. Mouse and Murphy / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Pete Hironaka (signed)
Pencils
Pete Hironaka (signed)
Inks
Pete Hironaka (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; math & science
Characters
Professor Gunther Q. Mouse; Murphy
Synopsis
Facts about animals that see at night.

Wings of Wax (Table of Contents: 5)

text story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Eric St. Clair (credited)
Pencils
Bob Eismann (credited)
Inks
Bob Eismann (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

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

Patsy Planner / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Bobbie Klosterman
Pencils
Bill Haines (signed)
Inks
Bill Haines (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Patsy
Synopsis
Patsy shows how to make a strawberry chiffon pie.

Indexer Notes

Script credit from Jerry Bails.

Fearless Ferdy's Treasure Hunt! (Table of Contents: 7)

Fearless Ferdy / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Moss [as Frank T. Moss]
Pencils
Frank Borth (credited)
Inks
Frank Borth (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure
Characters
Betsy; Billy; Bobby; Ferdy; Horatio (goat)
Synopsis
Ferdy and his friends look for a treasure map inside a haunted house.

Indexer Notes

Story continued next issue.

Alberta (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Wischmeyer
Pencils
Reed Crandall (signed)
Inks
Reed Crandall
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction
Characters
Constable Starr; Peter Pond
Synopsis
Constable Starr teaches about the Canadian province of Alberta.
Keywords
Alberta; Calgary Alberta; Calgary Stampede; Canada; coal; dogsled; Edmonton Alberta; oil

Indexer Notes

Reed Crandall's signature of "R. Crandall" on the wall on the right hand side of page one, about 1/3 of the way down the page.

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

Pages of History / text article / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction

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

Parents Corner / text article / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

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

Fun It Yourself / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
Bill Haines (signed)
Pencils
Bill Haines (signed)
Inks
Bill Haines (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction
Synopsis
How to build a pair of stilts.

Indexer Notes

Back cover.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Puzzle-Page
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Chuck White and his Friends
  4. 3. Everyone Loved Her
  5. 4. Science Marches On
    Professor Gunther Q. Mouse and Murphy
  6. 5. Wings of Wax
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Patsy Planner
  8. 7. Fearless Ferdy's Treasure Hunt!
    Fearless Ferdy
  9. 8. Alberta
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Pages of History
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Parents Corner
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Fun It Yourself
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