(December 1937)

DC, 1936 Series
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Volume:
3
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
Monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Nicholson Publishing Co., Inc.
Editing:
Malcolm Wheeler-Nicholson (editor and publisher); Vincent A. Sullivan (associate editor); F. Whitney Ellsworth (associate editor)
Color:
Full Color, Duotone, and Black and White (#9-47); Full Color (#48 onwards)
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
Newsprint Interior, Paper Covers (#9-11); Glossy Covers (#12 onwards)
Binding:
Saddle-Stitched
Publishing Format:
Was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Vin Sullivan (signed)
Inks:
Vin Sullivan (signed)
Colors:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Santa Claus
Synopsis:
Santa has a flat tire.

["All your friends in More Fun Comics..."] (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.7 page (report information)

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

credits, title page / 0.3 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

[The Gas Murders, Part 2] (Table of Contents: 3)

Sandra of the Secret Service / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Will Ely (signed)
Inks:
Will Ely (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
Sandra; Ames; Martin
Synopsis:
Sandra and Ames track down Martin's killer.

Indexer Notes

conclusion

["Upon visiting the police-hospital, Dr. Occult is shown an interesting case..."] (Table of Contents: 4)

Dr. Occult / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Jerry Siegel [as Leger]
Pencils:
Joe Shuster [as Reuths]
Inks:
Joe Shuster [as Reuths]
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure; fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Dr. Occult; Sgt. Ellsworth; The Snake-God
Synopsis:
Occult and Ellsworth battle a cult of snake worshipers.

["You couldn' git a job here - you is illiterate!"] (Table of Contents: 5)

Sam the Porter / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Russell Cole [as Alger]
Pencils:
Russell Cole [as Alger]
Inks:
Russell Cole [as Alger]
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

["Heads we go to the movies..."] (Table of Contents: 6)

Pincus / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

Script:
Vin Sullivan
Pencils:
Vin Sullivan
Inks:
Vin Sullivan
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; children
Characters:
Pincus; Spike Spalding

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

["Boys, in order to beat this team you've got to play fast and clean!!"] (Table of Contents: 8)

Pep Morgan / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Creig Flessel
Pencils:
Creig Flessel (signed)
Inks:
Creig Flessel
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure; sports
Characters:
Pep Morgan
Synopsis:
Pep plays hockey.

["Well! Guess I've given good old Morros enough time..."] (Table of Contents: 9)

Wing Brady / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Tom Hickey (signed)
Pencils:
Tom Hickey (signed)
Inks:
Tom Hickey
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Wing Brady; Lynn
Synopsis:
Wing tells Lynn it's over. He's returning to his post with the Foreign Legion.

[Prince of Patrania, Part 27] (Table of Contents: 10)

Spike Spalding / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Vin Sullivan
Pencils:
Vin Sullivan (signed)
Inks:
Vin Sullivan
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Spike Spalding; Pincus; Uncle George; King Philip of Patrania; The Sailor; Margie; Count Alex
Synopsis:
With the King back on his throne, Spike prepares to return to America, but the Sailor decides he likes Patrania (and Margie) fine.

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

Fun Club / text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

[Episode 26] (Table of Contents: 12)

Ivanhoe / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Malcolm Wheeler-Nicholson
Pencils:
Raymond Perry
Inks:
Raymond Perry
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
historical
Characters:
Ivanhoe; Brian; Rebecca; Isaac; King Richard; Rowena; John; Grand Master
Synopsis:
Ivanhoe rescues Rebecca. Richard puts John in his place, the Grand Master is arrested for treason, Ivanhoe marries Rowena and everyone lives happily ever after.

Indexer Notes

last episode; in red only

["It's a special invitation for me to attend a banquet..."] (Table of Contents: 13)

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

Script:
Vin Sullivan (signed)
Pencils:
Vin Sullivan (signed)
Inks:
Vin Sullivan (signed)
Letters:
Vin Sullivan (signed)

Genre:
humor
Characters:
The Count; Hives

Indexer Notes

only appearance

[Fang Gow of China, Part 27] (Table of Contents: 14)

Barry O'Neill / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Leo O'Mealia (signed)
Inks:
Leo O'Mealia
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Barry O'Neil; Fang Gow; Ling Foo; Jean Le Grand
Synopsis:
After Ling Foo frees him, Barry attempts to rescue Jean Le Grand from Fang Gow's clutches.

[Part 15] (Table of Contents: 15)

Pirate Gold / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Sven Elven
Pencils:
Sven Elven (signed)
Inks:
Sven Elven
Letters:
?

Genre:
historical
Characters:
Captain Dennis; Jeff Roberts; Jean
Synopsis:
After being captured and sold as slaves to a Chinese merchant, Jeff knocks a guard out with a rock and he and Dennis escape in the ensuing melee.

[The Murder of Lord Greystone, Part 2] (Table of Contents: 16)

Mark Marson of the Interplanetary Police / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Tom Hickey (signed)
Inks:
Tom Hickey
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Mark Marson; Monty; Captain Waldo; Gail Hillary; Professor Hillary
Synopsis:
Just as Mark is going on leave, Lord Greystone, a friend of Professor Hillary is murdered.

["Hanko Hare is at the fair aspending his money so free..."] (Table of Contents: 17)

Hanko the Cowhand / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Creig Flessel (signed)
Pencils:
Creig Flessel (signed)
Inks:
Creig Flessel
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; western-frontier
Characters:
Hanko the Cowhand
Synopsis:
At the State Fair, Hank buys a rejuvenating tonic and then goes on a spree winning every test of strength.

["What's the idea of always walking backwards, Henry?"] (Table of Contents: 18)

Jest Jokes / cartoon / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Whitney Ellsworth (signed)
Pencils:
Whitney Ellsworth (signed)
Inks:
Whitney Ellsworth (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

[Episode 17] (Table of Contents: 19)

The Three Musketeers / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Malcolm Wheeler-Nicholson
Pencils:
Sven Elven (signed)
Inks:
Sven Elven
Letters:
?

Genre:
historical
Characters:
D'Artagnan; Duke of Buckingham; Anne of Austria

[Island Adventure, Part 17] (Table of Contents: 20)

Woozy Watts / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Russell Cole [as Alger]
Pencils:
Russell Cole [as Alger]
Inks:
Russell Cole [as Alger]
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Woozy Watts
Synopsis:
Woozy searches for treasure while the people back home wonder if he'll ever be found.

Indexer Notes

red and black only

["Tom and Jack Bradley the boy rovers of the forest are back..."] (Table of Contents: 21)

The Bradley Boys / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Creig Flessel (signed)
Pencils:
Creig Flessel (signed)
Inks:
Creig Flessel
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Tom Bradley; Jack Bradley
Synopsis:
The Bradley Boys are caught by the sheriff when they try to protect Harry from a bank robbery charge.

[Alaskan Adventure, Part 12] (Table of Contents: 22)

Bob Merritt / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Malcolm Wheeler-Nicholson
Pencils:
Leo O'Mealia (signed)
Inks:
Leo O'Mealia
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Bob Merrit; Trigger; The Wasp; Dicky Saunders; Monk
Synopsis:
Bob's men, Monk's men and the Asiatics vie for control of the gold mine, with bombs and airplanes.

["What's the matter, Kean?"] (Table of Contents: 23)

Radio Squad / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Jerry Siegel (Signed)
Pencils:
Joe Shuster (signed)
Inks:
Joe Shuster
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
Sandy Kean; Larry Trent; Heels Norton; Captain Toth; The Commissioner
Synopsis:
Sandy captures Heels Norton as a birthday present for the Captain.

["The huge baracula had charged hard..."] (Table of Contents: 24)

Brad Hardy / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Tom Hickey
Inks:
Tom Hickey
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Brad Hardy; Kardos
Synopsis:
Bard rescues Prince Kardos from a Baracula.

Indexer Notes

in black and red only

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

Talk About Talkies / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Mary Patrick
Letters:
typeset

[Barbara Stanwyck] (Table of Contents: 26)

Off the Set / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Gill Fox (signed)
Pencils:
Gill Fox (signed)
Inks:
Gill Fox (signed)
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction
Characters:
Barbara Stanwyck; Bert Wheeler; Bette Davis; Carl Andre
Keywords:
celebrity

The Yucca Terror (Table of Contents: 27)

Jack Wyatt / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Homer Fleming (signed)
Inks:
Homer Fleming
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Jack Wyatt; Yucca Terror; Sheriff Logan; Anne Loomis

Indexer Notes

only appearance

[Yvonne Darling, Part 1] (Table of Contents: 28)

Little Linda / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Whitney Ellsworth
Pencils:
Whitney Ellsworth
Inks:
Whitney Ellsworth
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
children
Characters:
Linda; Yvonne Darling
Synopsis:
A movie troop comes to the Lumber camp for some location filming and notices that Linda is a dead ringer for their temperamental star.

["Jack is headed south following his adventure with the bank robbers..."] (Table of Contents: 29)

Jack Woods / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Malcolm Wheeler-Nicholson
Pencils:
Will Ely (signed)
Inks:
Will Ely (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Jack Woods; Ed Tomkins; The Black Riders

Indexer Notes

Jack finds an unconscious rancher who's been beaten up by a gang of masked outlaws.

Henry II Plantagenet and Thomas à Becket (Table of Contents: 30)

The Magic Crystal of History / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Homer Fleming
Inks:
Homer Fleming
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction

["Well - Just look! They're takin' a fellah t' jail!!"] (Table of Contents: 31)

Alger's Variety Show / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Russell Cole [as Alger]
Pencils:
Russell Cole [as Alger]
Inks:
Russell Cole [as Alger]
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

Helen Keller (Table of Contents: 32)

Are You Handicapped? / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction; biography
Characters:
Helen Keller

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 33) (Expand) /

Johnson Smith & Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. ["All your friends in More Fun Comics..."]
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
  4. 3. [The Gas Murders, Part 2]
    Sandra of the Secret Service
  5. 4. ["Upon visiting the police-hospital, Dr. Occult is shown an interesting case..."]
    Dr. Occult
  6. 5. ["You couldn' git a job here - you is illiterate!"]
    Sam the Porter
  7. 6. ["Heads we go to the movies..."]
    Pincus
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
  9. 8. ["Boys, in order to beat this team you've got to play fast and clean!!"]
    Pep Morgan
  10. 9. ["Well! Guess I've given good old Morros enough time..."]
    Wing Brady
  11. 10. [Prince of Patrania, Part 27]
    Spike Spalding
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Fun Club
  13. 12. [Episode 26]
    Ivanhoe
  14. 13. ["It's a special invitation for me to attend a banquet..."]
    The Count
  15. 14. [Fang Gow of China, Part 27]
    Barry O'Neill
  16. 15. [Part 15]
    Pirate Gold
  17. 16. [The Murder of Lord Greystone, Part 2]
    Mark Marson of the Interplanetary Police
  18. 17. ["Hanko Hare is at the fair aspending his money so free..."]
    Hanko the Cowhand
  19. 18. ["What's the idea of always walking backwards, Henry?"]
    Jest Jokes
  20. 19. [Episode 17]
    The Three Musketeers
  21. 20. [Island Adventure, Part 17]
    Woozy Watts
  22. 21. ["Tom and Jack Bradley the boy rovers of the forest are back..."]
    The Bradley Boys
  23. 22. [Alaskan Adventure, Part 12]
    Bob Merritt
  24. 23. ["What's the matter, Kean?"]
    Radio Squad
  25. 24. ["The huge baracula had charged hard..."]
    Brad Hardy
  26. 25. [no title indexed]
    Talk About Talkies
  27. 26. [Barbara Stanwyck]
    Off the Set
  28. 27. The Yucca Terror
    Jack Wyatt
  29. 28. [Yvonne Darling, Part 1]
    Little Linda
  30. 29. ["Jack is headed south following his adventure with the bank robbers..."]
    Jack Woods
  31. 30. Henry II Plantagenet and Thomas à Becket
    The Magic Crystal of History
  32. 31. ["Well - Just look! They're takin' a fellah t' jail!!"]
    Alger's Variety Show
  33. 32. Helen Keller
    Are You Handicapped?
  34. 33. [no title indexed]
    Johnson Smith & Co.
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Bob Hughes
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Ray Bottorff Jr
  • Michael Hoskin
  • Gregory Fischer
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Lou Mougin
  • Pat Lang
  • Bob Hughes