(August 1950)

Eastern Color, 1950 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia frequency
Bi-Monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Famous Funnies Publications
Brand
This Is a Famous Funnies Publication
Editing
?; William J. Pape (president); James H. Darcey (treasurer)
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

Copyrighted by Famous Funnies Publications.


The Torch (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
? (photos)
Inks
? (photos)
Colors
? (photo)
Letters
typeset

Genre
romance
Characters
María Dolores Penafiel (photo of Paulette Goddard); Mike Alexander (photo ofGeorge Sanders)

Indexer Notes

From the movies "The Torch" (1950) and "Captain Blackjack" (1950).

Paulette Goddard Mystery Woman (Table of Contents: 1)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
? (photo)
Inks
? (photo)
Letters
typeset

Genre
biography
Characters
María Dolores Penafiel (photo of Paulette Goddard)

Indexer Notes

On inside front cover.

The Torch (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 25 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Morris Weiss (signed)
Inks
Morris Weiss (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
romance
Characters
Adelita; Boganegra; Carlos Penafiel; Dr. Robert Stanley; Don Fidel; Father Sierra; General Jose Juan Reyes; Nina Maria Dolores; Panfilo

Indexer Notes

Adaptation of the 1950 movie "The Torch."

Ann Blyth (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
biography
Characters
Ann Blyth; Mr. Forest; President Franklin D. Roosevelt; Rex (a dog)

Better Schools Make Better Communities (Table of Contents: 4)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jerry Fasano (signed)
Inks
Jerry Fasano (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction
Characters
Miss Macy

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

text article / 3 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Phil Berube (signed)
Inks
Phil Berube (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Lucille Ball
Genre
non-fiction
Characters
Claudette Colbert; Denise Darcel; Gale Storm; George Montgomery; Glenn Ford; Gloria Henry; Janis Carter; Joan Fontaine; Lorraine Day; Lucille Ball; Marlon Brando; Maureen O'Hara; Michael O'Shea

Indexer Notes

Short snippets about celebrities.

Black Jack (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Fred Guardineer (signed)
Inks
Fred Guardineer (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure; romance
Characters
Diego; Dr. James Curtis; Emily Williams (villain); Ingrid Denker; Mike Alexander; Nikarios (villain)

Indexer Notes

Adaptation of the 1950 movie "Black Jack."

[Famous Funnies Patterns] (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

Famous Funnies Patterns / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

George Sanders a Man of Distinction (Table of Contents: 8)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
? (photo)
Inks
? (photo)
Letters
typeset

Genre
biography
Characters
Mike Anderson (photo of George Sanders)

Indexer Notes

On inside back cover.

Look for this Seal... (Table of Contents: 9)

Association of Comics Magazine Publishers / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Indexer Notes

Information about the Comics Code.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Torch
  2. 1. Paulette Goddard Mystery Woman
  3. 2. The Torch
  4. 3. Ann Blyth
  5. 4. Better Schools Make Better Communities
  6. 5. ["Lucille Ball"]
  7. 6. Black Jack
  8. 7. [Famous Funnies Patterns]
    Famous Funnies Patterns
  9. 8. George Sanders a Man of Distinction
  10. 9. Look for this Seal...
    Association of Comics Magazine Publishers
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