(Summer 1948)

Fawcett, 1947 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
quarterly
On-sale Date
1948-04-07
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Fawcett Publications, Incorporated
Brand
A Fawcett Publication
Editing
Roy Ald (editor); Will Lieberson (executive editor)

Issue Notes

On sale date as listed in the Catalog of Copyright Entries, Periodicals, January-June 1948, page 91, registration number B133284. Indicia states Copyright 1947 by Fawcett Publications, Inc. No advertising in this issue. The Algernon story and all of the Ozzie and Babs stories in this issue are drawn by the same artist.

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Ozzie and Babs / cover / 1 page (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Get the Zero at five o'clock----
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Ozzie Turner; Babs Forester
Synopsis
Ozzie is daydreaming.
Keywords
boxing; fighter plane; gorilla

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

Ozzie / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Is he okay, doctor? He's been acting...
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Ozzie Turner; Mr. Turner
Keywords
doctor's office; fluoroscope

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover, printed in four color.

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

Ozzie and Babs / table of contents / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Ozzie Turner; Babs Forester

The Secret Life of Ozzie Turner (Table of Contents: 3)

Ozzie and Babs / comic story / 8.67 pages (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Unhand her, you cur!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Ozzie Turner; Babs Forester; Slick; Mr. Turner; Mrs. Turner; Aunt Martha
Synopsis
Ozzie and Babs have split up and he daydreams himself in the role of different characters to win her back. Includes Ozzie as a track runner in the 1948 Olympics.

Comix Cards (Table of Contents: 4)

Captain Midnight / activity / 0.33 page (report information)

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Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain Midnight

Indexer Notes

Two Comix Cards of Captain Midnight to cut out and paste on cardboard.

Genius at Work (Table of Contents: 5)

Ozzie / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hey, Ozzie, where are you?
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Ozzie Turner; Dippy; house painter; Miss Winslow; Slick; Mr. Phil Turner; Mr. Forester; Mr. Williams; Mrs. Alice Turner
Synopsis
Miss Winslow has Ozzie and all the boys joining her art class.
Keywords
art; painting

The New Look (Table of Contents: 6)

Fancy Dan / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
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Pencils
Frank Bolle [as FWB] (signed)
Inks
Frank Bolle [as FWB] (signed)
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Look who's coming in - - Fancy Dan!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Fancy Dan; unnamed friends
Synopsis
Fancy Dan shows off his new suit.
Keywords
jukebox; soda fountain

Dressed to Kill (Table of Contents: 7)

Algernon / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
The way you handle your clothes, Algernon...
Genre
humor; children
Characters
Algernon Forester; Mrs. Forester; Monsieur Henri Pierre Pantelion; Jacque; salesman
Synopsis
Algernon needs new clothes but insists on being old enough for long pants.
Keywords
Bigibell's department store

The Impatient Clip (Table of Contents: 8)

Clip / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
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Pencils
Frank Bolle [as FWB] (signed)
Inks
Frank Bolle [as FWB] (signed)
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
H'ya, Pudgy. Don't tell me you're working?
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Clip; Pudgy
Synopsis
Clip needs to borrow money for a date.
Keywords
automobile

Blissfizz-ly Yours (Table of Contents: 9)

Babs / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Is that high enough, Babs?
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Babs Forester; Midge; Glitter Gaye; Mr. Dixon; Mrs. Forester
Synopsis
Babs enters a contest to be Miss Blissfizz, as does her rival Glitter Gaye.
Keywords
beauty parlor; photo booth

The Plot that Plooped (Table of Contents: 10)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Rod Reed (credited)
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Sometimes rivals take shots at each other.
Genre
humor; sports; teen
Characters
Reggie Musk; Tip Benton; Pretty Kitty
Synopsis
Reggie tries to break up Kitty's date with Tip by convincing her to take up bowling.
Keywords
bowling

Indexer Notes

Text story with small illustration.

Water on the Brain (Table of Contents: 11)

Ozzie / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
(Glub, glub) gosh, maybe everybody's right...
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Ozzie Turner; Mr. Phil Turner; Mrs. Alice Turner; Mr. Berlie; Water Commissioner Timming;
Synopsis
Ozzie has trouble with a garden hose, utter chaos soon follows.

Bringing Up Poppa (Table of Contents: 12)

Ozzie and Babs / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
That's using your head, Ozzie!
Genre
humor; sports; teen
Characters
Ozzie Turner; Babs Forester; Dippy; Midge; Mr. Phil Turner; Mr. Forester
Synopsis
Ozzie and Babs plan a fundraiser in which both of their dads have a boxing match.
Keywords
golf

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Ozzie and Babs / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Dip hates to date any girl taller than he is!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Ozzie Turner; Babs Forester; Dippy; Dippy's unnamed girlfriend

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover, printed in four color.

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

Ozzie / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hi, folks-- just got a job delivering love messages for Union Telegraph!
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Ozzie Turner; Mr. Phil Turner; Mrs. Alice Turner
Keywords
cupid

Indexer Notes

On back cover, printed in four color.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Get the Zero at five o'clock----"]
    Ozzie and Babs
  2. 1. ["Is he okay, doctor? He's been acting..."]
    Ozzie
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Ozzie and Babs
  4. 3. The Secret Life of Ozzie Turner
    Ozzie and Babs
  5. 4. Comix Cards
    Captain Midnight
  6. 5. Genius at Work
    Ozzie
  7. 6. The New Look
    Fancy Dan
  8. 7. Dressed to Kill
    Algernon
  9. 8. The Impatient Clip
    Clip
  10. 9. Blissfizz-ly Yours
    Babs
  11. 10. The Plot that Plooped
  12. 11. Water on the Brain
    Ozzie
  13. 12. Bringing Up Poppa
    Ozzie and Babs
  14. 13. ["Dip hates to date any girl taller than he is!"]
    Ozzie and Babs
  15. 14. ["Hi, folks-- just got a job delivering love messages for Union Telegraph!"]
    Ozzie
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