(November 1947)

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Volume
2
Price
0.15 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Polly Pigtails, Inc.
Editing
Jean M. Press
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Polly's Pilgrimage / Runaway Rescue (Table of Contents)

Polly Pigtails / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Vic Herman ?; ? (photo)
Inks
Vic Herman ?; ? (photo)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Polly Pigtails

Indexer Notes

Scenes from "Polly's Pilgrimage," a comic story, and "Runaway Rescue," a text story. Also a photo of a girl in a Polly Pigtails sweater.

Polly's Pilgrimage (Table of Contents: 1)

Polly Pigtails / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Vic Herman (credited)
Inks
Vic Herman (credited)
Letters
typeset

Genre
children
Characters
Polly Pigtails; Massasoit
Synopsis
Polly goes back to 1621 and the Pilgrims' first Thanksgiving.
Keywords
Indians; Pilgrims; Thanksgiving; time-travel

Indexer Notes

Illustrations with text underneath.

Tizzie Gets Beautiful (Table of Contents: 2)

Tizzie / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
children
Characters
Tizzie
Synopsis
Tizzie gets a make-over at the beauty parlor, but finds the boys just want her as a cheerleader and don't notice the change.
Keywords
beauty parlor; cheerleader

Popcorn Patter (Table of Contents: 3)

Polly in the Kitchen / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Nancy Williams (credited)
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?; typeset

Genre
non-fiction
Characters
Polly Pigtails; Eddie
Synopsis
Polly and her friend Eddie make popcorn balls for a party.
Keywords
cooking; popcorn balls; recipe

Indexer Notes

Kitchen recipe in comic form, with instructions in dialogue; along with text recipe variations for the popcorn balls.

Lady Bird (Table of Contents: 4)

A True Comic / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Mary Glee Chesney
Synopsis
Profile of Mary Glee Chesney of Compton, Calif., who passed her pilot's test at the age of 12. However, she can't get a pilot's license to solo until she's 16.
Keywords
California; Compton; flying; license; Los Angeles; pilot

Indexer Notes

Story panels meander across the centerfold in an odd pattern that only makes sense because each panel is numbered.

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

The Pigtail Club / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The Pigtailers are as excited as can be...
Genre
children
Synopsis
The Pigtail Club visits Hollywood, but miss their parents when Thanksgiving comes.
Keywords
airplane; Hollywood; Thanksgiving
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Polly's Pilgrimage / Runaway Rescue
    Polly Pigtails
  2. 1. Polly's Pilgrimage
    Polly Pigtails
  3. 2. Tizzie Gets Beautiful
    Tizzie
  4. 3. Popcorn Patter
    Polly in the Kitchen
  5. 4. Lady Bird
    A True Comic
  6. 5. ["The Pigtailers are as excited as can be..."]
    The Pigtail Club
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