(February 1947)

The American Legion, 1926 Series
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Volume
42
Price
0.15 USD
Pages
56
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1947
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
The American Legion
Printer
Printed in the U. S. A.
Editing
Alexander Gardiner (credited) (editor)

The individual issues of this series are each less than 50% comics. Only comics sequences are indexed and cover scans are accepted only if the issue has 10% indexed comics content.

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Script
Salo (signed)
Pencils
Salo (signed)
Inks
Salo (signed)
Letters
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Just a moment, Rogers - all I said was you could marry my daughter
Genre
humor
Characters
Benson; Rogers

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

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Script
Al Kaufman (signed)
Pencils
Al Kaufman (signed)
Inks
Al Kaufman (signed)
Letters
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Alright, so your socks won't fall down anymore - now let's see you stand up!
Genre
humor

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

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Script
Hank Ketcham (signed as Ketcham)
Pencils
Hank Ketcham (signed as Ketcham)
Inks
Hank Ketcham (signed as Ketcham)
Letters
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
It's been vacant for two months. Everybody thinks it's a gag
Genre
humor

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

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Script
Rodney deSarro (signed as Rod deSarro)
Pencils
Rodney deSarro (signed as Rod deSarro)
Inks
Rodney deSarro (signed as Rod deSarro)
Colors
?
Letters
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
And then Mr. Smeigerson said 'We're all out of bubble gum, haven't had a stick in the store in months.' Well, you know Smeigerson...
Genre
humor

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

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Script
Will Johnson (signed)
Pencils
Will Johnson (signed)
Inks
Will Johnson (signed)
Letters
Will Johnson (signed)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Danger!
Genre
humor

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

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Script
Wally Wallgren (signed as Wally); B. M. (signed)
Pencils
Wally Wallgren (signed as Wally); B. M. (signed)
Inks
Wally Wallgren (signed as Wally); B. M. (signed)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
No, son! The army's not what it's used to be!
Genre
humor

Indexer Notes

Signature reads 'Wally + B. M.' with no division of labor.

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

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S (signed)
Pencils
S (signed)
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S (signed)
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
He put in a slug! He put in a slug!
Genre
humor

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

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Jeff Keate (signed)
Pencils
Jeff Keate (signed)
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Jeff Keate (signed)
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
We've found so many wonderful uses for our jeep - hauling wood, pulling a plough, uprooting stumps, pulling out ice cube trays....
Genre
humor

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

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Script
Rodney deSarro (signed as Rod deSarro)
Pencils
Rodney deSarro (signed as Rod deSarro)
Inks
Rodney deSarro (signed as Rod deSarro)
Colors
?
Letters
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
The coffee cold, dear?
Genre
humor

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

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Script
Wally Wallgren (signed as Wally); B. M. (signed)
Pencils
Wally Wallgren (signed as Wally); B. M. (signed)
Inks
Wally Wallgren (signed as Wally); B. M. (signed)
Letters
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
-and since we let him pitch his way he's accurate as hell!
Genre
humor; sports

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Leo Salkin (signed)
Pencils
Leo Salkin (signed)
Inks
Leo Salkin (signed)
Letters
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Are ye lookin' fer trouble, stranger?
Genre
humor; western-frontier

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Script
Irwin Caplan (signed)
Pencils
Irwin Caplan (signed)
Inks
Irwin Caplan (signed)
Letters
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
He claims he's not very fast on his feet, coach, but I thought he might be useful
Genre
humor

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Script
Wally Wallgren (signed as Wally)
Pencils
Wally Wallgren (signed as Wally)
Inks
Wally Wallgren (signed as Wally)
Letters
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Yes - as you were, soldier - just for remembrance!
Genre
humor

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

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Rodney deSarro (signed as Rod deSarro)
Pencils
Rodney deSarro (signed as Rod deSarro)
Inks
Rodney deSarro (signed as Rod deSarro)
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Letters
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
We've been playing 'rearranging the furniture'-
Genre
humor

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Script
John Kaunus (signed as A. John Kaunus)
Pencils
John Kaunus (signed as A. John Kaunus)
Inks
John Kaunus (signed as A. John Kaunus)
Letters
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
What are you kickin' about? Where else could you get a hundred smackers for five minutes' work?
Genre
humor

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

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Script
George Wolfe (signed)
Pencils
George Wolfe (signed)
Inks
George Wolfe (signed)
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Genre
humor
Synopsis
A red-faced man is being carried in the bride's veil.

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

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Script
Jeff Keate (signed)
Pencils
Jeff Keate (signed)
Inks
Jeff Keate (signed)
Letters
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
She says she got my message up in the hills and that she's mine!
Genre
humor

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Syd Hoff (signed as hoff)
Pencils
Syd Hoff (signed as hoff)
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Syd Hoff (signed as hoff)
Letters
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Now that you've made me understand myself, I find myself unbearable!
Genre
humor

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Bandel Linn (signed)
Pencils
Bandel Linn (signed)
Inks
Bandel Linn (signed)
Letters
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
I divorced him - but our retriever keeps bringin' him back!
Genre
humor

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

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Rodney deSarro (signed as Rod deSarro)
Pencils
Rodney deSarro (signed as Rod deSarro)
Inks
Rodney deSarro (signed as Rod deSarro)
Letters
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
All right, all right! Stop screaming 'room service!'
Genre
humor

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

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Sweret (signed)
Pencils
Sweret (signed)
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Sweret (signed)
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Was my operation a success?
Genre
humor

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J. M. Mulligan (signed)
Pencils
J. M. Mulligan (signed)
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J. M. Mulligan (signed)

Genre
humor
Synopsis
A duelist is taking an unforeseen advantage.

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Script
Ponce De Leon (signed as Ponce de León)
Pencils
Ponce De Leon (signed as Ponce de León)
Inks
Ponce De Leon (signed as Ponce de León)
Letters
Ponce De Leon (signed as Ponce de León)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Do not patronize Pete's Bar unfair
Genre
humor
Keywords
rain

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Script
Salo (signed)
Pencils
Salo (signed)
Inks
Salo (signed)
Letters
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Shall we tell them?
Genre
humor

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John Kaunus (signed as A. John Kaunus)
Pencils
John Kaunus (signed as A. John Kaunus)
Inks
John Kaunus (signed as A. John Kaunus)
Letters
John Kaunus (signed as A. John Kaunus)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Army Auction surplus war goods
Genre
humor

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Script
Charles Pearson (signed as Pearson)
Pencils
Charles Pearson (signed as Pearson)
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Charles Pearson (signed as Pearson)
Letters
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
With the difference in time in California he may get there before he leaves
Genre
humor

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Tom Henderson (signed)
Pencils
Tom Henderson (signed)
Inks
Tom Henderson (signed)
Letters
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
You might at least turn on the heater!
Genre
humor
Keywords
rain

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Script
Virgil Partch (signed as VIP)
Pencils
Virgil Partch (signed as VIP)
Inks
Virgil Partch (signed as VIP)

Genre
humor
Synopsis
In a rainstorm a man keeps a flower dry with a garden hose.
Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 1. ["Just a moment, Rogers - all I said was you could marry my daughter"]
  2. 2. ["Alright, so your socks won't fall down anymore - now let's see you stand up!"]
  3. 3. ["It's been vacant for two months. Everybody thinks it's a gag"]
  4. 4. ["And then Mr. Smeigerson said 'We're all out of bubble gum, haven't had a stick in the store in months.' Well, you know Smeigerson..."]
  5. 5. ["Danger!"]
  6. 6. ["No, son! The army's not what it's used to be!"]
  7. 7. ["He put in a slug! He put in a slug!"]
  8. 8. ["We've found so many wonderful uses for our jeep - hauling wood, pulling a plough, uprooting stumps, pulling out ice cube trays...."]
  9. 9. ["The coffee cold, dear?"]
  10. 10. ["-and since we let him pitch his way he's accurate as hell!"]
  11. 11. ["Are ye lookin' fer trouble, stranger?"]
  12. 12. ["He claims he's not very fast on his feet, coach, but I thought he might be useful"]
  13. 13. ["Yes - as you were, soldier - just for remembrance!"]
  14. 14. ["We've been playing 'rearranging the furniture'-"]
  15. 15. ["What are you kickin' about? Where else could you get a hundred smackers for five minutes' work?"]
  16. 16. [no title indexed]
  17. 17. ["She says she got my message up in the hills and that she's mine!"]
  18. 18. ["Now that you've made me understand myself, I find myself unbearable!"]
  19. 19. ["I divorced him - but our retriever keeps bringin' him back!"]
  20. 20. ["All right, all right! Stop screaming 'room service!'"]
  21. 21. ["Was my operation a success?"]
  22. 22. [no title indexed]
  23. 23. ["Do not patronize Pete's Bar unfair"]
    Impulses
  24. 24. ["Shall we tell them?"]
  25. 25. ["Army Auction surplus war goods"]
  26. 26. ["With the difference in time in California he may get there before he leaves"]
  27. 27. ["You might at least turn on the heater!"]
  28. 28. [no title indexed]
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