(December 1953)

The American Legion, 1926 Series
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Volume
55
Price
0.15 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1953
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
The American Legion
Editing
Joseph C. Keeley (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.

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

cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
James Bingham (signed as Bingham)
Pencils
James Bingham (signed as Bingham)
Inks
James Bingham (signed as Bingham)
Colors
James Bingham (signed as Bingham)

Genre
humor
Synopsis
A boy tries to see what a delivery driver has brought.
Keywords
snow

Indexer Notes

Cover.

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

Wildroot Cream-Oil / comics-form advertising / 0.33 page (report information)

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

Sir Walter Raleigh Tobacco / comics-form advertising / 0.33 page (report information)

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

cartoon / 0.15 page (report information)

Script
Herb Williams (signed)
Pencils
Herb Williams (signed)
Inks
Herb Williams (signed)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Couldn't you hear me yelling at you that Norvell's here?
Genre
humor
Characters
Norvell

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

cartoon / 0.25 page (report information)

Script
Al Johns (signed)
Pencils
Al Johns (signed)
Inks
Al Johns (signed)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Now, approximately how dry did you wish to stay?
Genre
humor

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

cartoon / 0.25 page (report information)

Script
Clyde Lamb (signed as Lamb)
Pencils
Clyde Lamb (signed as Lamb)
Inks
Clyde Lamb (signed as Lamb)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
-and notice, madam, the cute little service porch on the shady side of the house!
Genre
humor
Characters
R. Wilk

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

Wally / cartoon / 0.15 page (report information)

Script
Wally Wallgren
Pencils
Wally Wallgren
Inks
Wally Wallgren
Letters
Wally Wallgren

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Now all we need is somebody to play Santa Claus...??
Genre
humor
Reprints

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

cartoon / 0.25 page (report information)

Script
Walter Goldstein (signed as GOLDSTEIN)
Pencils
Walter Goldstein (signed as GOLDSTEIN)
Inks
Walter Goldstein (signed as GOLDSTEIN)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
One thing's sure. He wasn't hiding in the refrigerator.
Genre
humor

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

cartoon / 0.15 page (report information)

Script
Lew Follette (signed as Follette)
Pencils
Lew Follette (signed as Follette)
Inks
Lew Follette (signed as Follette)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Yes, Wilkins, I realize that you're starving to death on what I pay you - it's taking longer than I anticipated, though.
Genre
humor
Characters
Wilkins

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

cartoon / 0.25 page (report information)

Script
Al Ross (signed as Ross)
Pencils
Al Ross (signed as Ross)
Inks
Al Ross (signed as Ross)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
There's no submarine down there! Now will you go to sleep!!
Genre
humor

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

cartoon / 0.25 page (report information)

Script
Charles Sharman (signed as Chaz Sharman)
Pencils
Charles Sharman (signed as Chaz Sharman)
Inks
Charles Sharman (signed as Chaz Sharman)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
He just left for the office - but he'll be right back!
Genre
humor

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

cartoon / 0.25 page (report information)

Script
Dick Cavalli (signed as Cavalli)
Pencils
Dick Cavalli (signed as Cavalli)
Inks
Dick Cavalli (signed as Cavalli)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Why, yes - my boss keeps me on the run, too.
Genre
humor

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 13)

cartoon / 0.15 page (report information)

Script
Walt Wetterberg (signed as Wetterberg)
Pencils
Walt Wetterberg (signed as Wetterberg)
Inks
Walt Wetterberg (signed as Wetterberg)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
A date? But you're only fif-six-sev-eighteen.... Good heavens! When did you grow up?
Genre
humor

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

cartoon / 0.25 page (report information)

Script
Jim Whiting (signed as J. Whiting)
Pencils
Jim Whiting (signed as J. Whiting)
Inks
Jim Whiting (signed as J. Whiting)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Well, now I'm asking you to stop repairing it and buy me a new one!
Genre
humor

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 15)

cartoon / 0.15 page (report information)

Script
Dick Ericson (signed)
Pencils
Dick Ericson (signed)
Inks
Dick Ericson (signed)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Guess what, Minnie? My old flame, Carrie Nelson, is the new payroll clerk at the plant.
Genre
humor
Characters
Minnie

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

cartoon / 0.25 page (report information)

Script
Robert Day (signed as Robt Day)
Pencils
Robert Day (signed as Robt Day)
Inks
Robert Day (signed as Robt Day)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Wait 'till the last minute and you can pick one up for a song! Wait 'till the last minute and you can pick one up for a song!
Genre
humor

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

cartoon / 0.25 page (report information)

Script
Harry Mace (signed)
Pencils
Harry Mace (signed)
Inks
Harry Mace (signed)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
There! Now lay off the peanuts for a while!
Genre
humor

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 18)

cartoon / 0.25 page (report information)

Script
Bill Yates (signed)
Pencils
Bill Yates (signed)
Inks
Bill Yates (signed)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
You'll have to buy it, madam, we can't get it off.
Genre
humor

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 19)

cartoon / 0.25 page (report information)

Script
Lafe Locke (signed as Locke)
Pencils
Lafe Locke (signed as Locke)
Inks
Lafe Locke (signed as Locke)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Of course I saw you wave your flag. I thought you were a communist!
Genre
humor

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

cartoon / 0.15 page (report information)

Script
Don Tobin (signed)
Pencils
Don Tobin (signed)
Inks
Don Tobin (signed)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Why get so excited? It's only water - and water doesn't cost anything.
Genre
humor

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

cartoon / 0.25 page (report information)

Script
John Gallagher (signed as Gallagher)
Pencils
John Gallagher (signed as Gallagher)
Inks
John Gallagher (signed as Gallagher)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
They had you completely fooled on that play, Hollister!
Genre
humor
Characters
Hollister
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 1. [no title indexed]
  2. 2. ["Get Wildroot Cream-Oil Charlie"]
    Wildroot Cream-Oil
  3. 3. ["It smells grand here's the season's fragrance hit!"]
    Sir Walter Raleigh Tobacco
  4. 4. ["Couldn't you hear me yelling at you that Norvell's here?"]
  5. 5. ["Now, approximately how dry did you wish to stay?"]
  6. 6. ["-and notice, madam, the cute little service porch on the shady side of the house!"]
  7. 7. ["Now all we need is somebody to play Santa Claus...??"]
    Wally
  8. 8. ["One thing's sure. He wasn't hiding in the refrigerator."]
  9. 9. ["Yes, Wilkins, I realize that you're starving to death on what I pay you - it's taking longer than I anticipated, though."]
  10. 10. ["There's no submarine down there! Now will you go to sleep!!"]
  11. 11. ["He just left for the office - but he'll be right back!"]
  12. 12. ["Why, yes - my boss keeps me on the run, too."]
  13. 13. ["A date? But you're only fif-six-sev-eighteen.... Good heavens! When did you grow up?"]
  14. 14. ["Well, now I'm asking you to stop repairing it and buy me a new one!"]
  15. 15. ["Guess what, Minnie? My old flame, Carrie Nelson, is the new payroll clerk at the plant."]
  16. 16. ["Wait 'till the last minute and you can pick one up for a song! Wait 'till the last minute and you can pick one up for a song!"]
  17. 17. ["There! Now lay off the peanuts for a while!"]
  18. 18. ["You'll have to buy it, madam, we can't get it off."]
  19. 19. ["Of course I saw you wave your flag. I thought you were a communist!"]
  20. 20. ["Why get so excited? It's only water - and water doesn't cost anything."]
  21. 21. ["They had you completely fooled on that play, Hollister!"]
This issue was modified by
  • Keith Alan Morgan