Dotty #38
(January 1949)

Ace Magazines, 1948 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
A. A. Wyn, Inc.
Brand
An Ace Magazine
Editing
A. A. Wyn

Issue Notes

Available as a scan at digitalcomicmuseum.com.

Dotty and Her Boyfriends (Table of Contents)

Dotty / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Al Hartley ?
Inks
Al Hartley ?
Colors
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Dotty

Trio Trouble (Table of Contents: 1)

Dotty / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Al Hartley (signed)
Inks
Al Hartley (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Dotty; Jeffrey Ames; Bart; Phyllis
Synopsis
Jeffrey Ames, son of a famous banker, almost runs Dotty over with his car. He asks her out and Phyllis uses the opportunity to make Bart jealous.

Indexer Notes

Title of story might be mis-interpreted as "Queen of the Ball", as there is a sign with that on it in the background of the first panel.

Command Performance (Table of Contents: 2)

Dotty / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Al Hartley (signed)
Inks
Al Hartley (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Dotty; Bart; Joe Hanley
Synopsis
Dotty convinces the owner of the El Kisco nightclub to hire Joe Hanley, a singer who just wandered in off the street.

Indexer Notes

Lettering is quite amateur compared to other stories in this issue.

Romance for Sale (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 8.67 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance
Characters
Laura Milton; Ned Starr
Synopsis
After being propositioned by Ned Starr, a clerk at the Starbright Department Store where they both work, Laura can't get him out of her mind.

Sur-Prize Contest Winners (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

The Portrait (Table of Contents: 5)

Dotty / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Al Hartley (signed)
Inks
Al Hartley (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Dotty; Guy Reynolds; Mr. Summers; Mrs. Summers
Synopsis
Mr. and Mrs. Summers hire Dotty for the weekend to be-friend a young painter they have coming over, Guy Reynolds.

Designs for Dotty (Table of Contents: 6)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Al Hartley ?
Inks
Al Hartley ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Dotty
Synopsis
Six outfits sent in by readers, as modelled by Dotty. First one is by Marlene Meder.

Lost Love (Table of Contents: 7)

text story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Eleanor Solvay (credited)
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
Typeset

Genre
romance
Characters
Reba Myerly; Blake Hart; Glenna Carlyle

Campus Confusion (Table of Contents: 8)

Sorority Sue / comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Zoltan Szenics (signed)
Inks
Zoltan Szenics (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Zoltan Szenics ?

Genre
teen
Characters
Sorority Sue
Synopsis
Sorority Sue gets a telegram that her father has gone bankrupt and she must leave college right away.

Sur-Prize Contest (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

Your Lucky 7 (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Dotty and Her Boyfriends
    Dotty
  2. 1. Trio Trouble
    Dotty
  3. 2. Command Performance
    Dotty
  4. 3. Romance for Sale
  5. 4. Sur-Prize Contest Winners
  6. 5. The Portrait
    Dotty
  7. 6. Designs for Dotty
  8. 7. Lost Love
  9. 8. Campus Confusion
    Sorority Sue
  10. 9. Sur-Prize Contest
  11. 10. Your Lucky 7
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