(December 1942)

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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
Quarterly
On-sale Date
1942-10-16
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
The Parents' Magazine Press Division of The Parents' Institute, Inc.
Editing
Elliott A. Caplin; Ralph O. Ellsworth (art director); Frances Ullman (fiction editor)

Issue Notes

Indexed from scanned copy at http://digitalcomicmuseum.com

The on-sale date is from the publication date recorded in the Catalog of Copyright Entries, Part 2, Periodicals, 1942, New Series, Vol. 37, No. 4.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Various
Inks
Various
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor
Characters
Buggsy Bug; Alec; Alice

Presenting Funny Book Folks for You to Color (Table of Contents: 1)

activity / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

On inside front cover.

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

Buggsy Bug / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Chad Grothkopf [as Chad] (signed)
Inks
Chad Grothkopf [as Chad] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
You wouldn't think that one little bug could get into so much trouble...
Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals

Soldier Dog (Table of Contents: 3)

text story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Alice Dalgliesh
Pencils
? (illustrations)
Inks
? (illustrations)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
adventure; animal

Looney Leo, the Cut-Out Lion (Table of Contents: 4)

activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

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

Alec the Funny Bunny / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Alec and his bunny friends lived in a victory garden...
Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals

Under the Red Roof (Table of Contents: 6)

text story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Mary Elting
Pencils
? (illustrations)
Inks
? (illustrations)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
children

Kicker, the Cut-Out Kangaroo (Table of Contents: 7)

activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

The Magic Soap Bubble (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
children; fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Bobby Baxter III; P.Q. Quince
Reprints

Something's Wrong Here! (Table of Contents: 9)

activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Su Lin Comes to America (Table of Contents: 10)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; biography
Characters
Ruth Harkness; Su Lin
Synopsis
How Ruth Harkness brought the panda bear Su Lin to the USA.
Reprints
Keywords
panda bears

Penny Polo (Table of Contents: 11)

activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Gondor (signed)
Inks
Gondor (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Puffer the Great (Table of Contents: 12)

Puffer / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
children

Davey Gets a Haircut (Table of Contents: 13)

text story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Elizabeth Decker
Pencils
Edd Ashe (illustrations, signed)
Inks
Edd Ashe (illustrations, signed)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
children

Mary Jane Has a Birthday (Table of Contents: 14)

activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Alice in Wonderland (Table of Contents: 15)

comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script
Lewis Carroll (original story); ? (adaptation)
Pencils
Chad Grothkopf
Inks
Chad Grothkopf
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
children; fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Alice; White Rabbit; Caterpillar; Duchess; Cheshire Cat; March Hare; Mad Hatter; Queen of Hearts; Mock Turtle; Gryphon; King of Hearts
Synopsis
Alice follows the White Rabbit into Wonderland, changing sizes several times as she meets the Caterpillar, Cheshire Cat and Mad Hatter, then plays croquet with the Queen of Hearts, is placed on trial and finally wakes up to find her trip to Wonderland was all a dream.
Keywords
croquet; Drink Me bottle; flamingos; hedgehogs; Wonderland

Indexer Notes

Chad Grothkopf credit per Ger Apeldoorn at http://allthingsger.blogspot.com/2017/01/down-rabbit-hole-once-more.html

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. Presenting Funny Book Folks for You to Color
  3. 2. ["You wouldn't think that one little bug could get into so much trouble..."]
    Buggsy Bug
  4. 3. Soldier Dog
  5. 4. Looney Leo, the Cut-Out Lion
  6. 5. ["Alec and his bunny friends lived in a victory garden..."]
    Alec the Funny Bunny
  7. 6. Under the Red Roof
  8. 7. Kicker, the Cut-Out Kangaroo
  9. 8. The Magic Soap Bubble
  10. 9. Something's Wrong Here!
  11. 10. Su Lin Comes to America
  12. 11. Penny Polo
  13. 12. Puffer the Great
    Puffer
  14. 13. Davey Gets a Haircut
  15. 14. Mary Jane Has a Birthday
  16. 15. Alice in Wonderland
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