(October-November 1946)

Volume
3
Price
0.10 CAD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Anglo-American Publishing Company, Limited
Brand
Double 'A' Comics AA
Editing
Jack Calder ?
Color
Colour Cover; Black & White Interior
Dimensions
Standard Golden Age U.S.
Paper Stock
Newsprint
Binding
Saddle-Stitched
Publishing Format
Was ongoing

Issue Notes

Indicia states "Robin Hood and Company", cover states "Robin Hood and Company Comics".


[Mountie tackling a man in front of a burning oil rig] (Table of Contents)

Men of the Mounted / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
Betty Mercer ?

Genre
adventure

Indexer Notes

Betty Mercer lettering credits in this issue based on "The War Years: Anglo-American Publishing Ltd" by Robert MacMillan in Canuck Comics (1986).

There's Fun For All- Young or Old- in These 5 Swell Books! (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[Lawrence Summers] (Table of Contents: 2)

The Boy Scouts' Page / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
Betty Mercer ?

Genre
non-fiction
Characters
Lawrence Summers; Colonel Merritt
Synopsis
Official page published "in the interests of Scouts and Cubs everywhere". Includes biographies of Lawrence Summers, a disabled Scout, and Colonel Merritt, a soldier who won the Victoria Cross in World War II.

The Great Manhunt (Table of Contents: 3)

Robin Hood / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Ted McCall (credited)
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
Betty Mercer ?

Genre
historical
Characters
Robin Hood; Friar Tuck; Littlejohn; King John

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

Sooper Dooper Demon Reporter / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Les Gilpin [as E. L. G.]
Pencils
Les Gilpin [as E. L. G.]
Inks
Les Gilpin [as E. L. G.]
Colors
?
Letters
Les Gilpin ?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
How many times do I have to tell you to get names in any stories you cover...
Genre
humour
Characters
Sooper Dooper

In The Groove (Table of Contents: 5)

Britt Nielson / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
Typeset

Genre
detective-mystery
Characters
Britt Nielson

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

Sooper Dooper Demon Reporter / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Les Gilpin [as E. L. G]
Pencils
Les Gilpin [as E. L. G]
Inks
Les Gilpin [as E. L. G]
Colors
?
Letters
Les Gilpin ?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Dooper! Is that you?
Genre
humour
Characters
Sooper Dooper
Synopsis
Sooper Dooper has someone call in sick for him on the wrong day.

The Phantom Thieves of Garelick Hall (Table of Contents: 7)

Robin Hood / comic story / 14 pages (report information)

Script
Ted McCall (signed)
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
Betty Mercer ?

Genre
historical
Characters
King Richard; Robin Hood; Littlejohn

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

Sooper Dooper Demon Reporter / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Les Gilpin [as E. L. G.]
Pencils
Les Gilpin [as E. L. G.]
Inks
Les Gilpin [as E. L. G.]
Colors
?
Letters
Les Gilpin ?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Can I speak to you for a moment, Boss?
Genre
humour
Characters
Sooper Dooper
Synopsis
Sooper Dooper makes some suggestions on how to improve the paper.

Flaming Gold (Table of Contents: 9)

Men of the Mounted / comic story / 14 pages (report information)

Script
Ted McCall (signed)
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
Betty Mercer ?

Genre
adventure

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

Sooper Dooper Demon Reporter / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Les Gilpin [as E. L. G.]
Pencils
Les Gilpin [as E. L. G.]
Inks
Les Gilpin [as E. L. G.]
Colors
?
Letters
Betty Mercer

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Are you the editor of this paper?
Genre
humour
Characters
Sooper Dooper
Synopsis
Sooper Dooper asks for a job at the paper.

Indexer Notes

Appears to be the first Sooper Dooper strip, since Sooper hasn't met the Editor at the beginning of the strip.

College Capers (Table of Contents: 11)

Ribticklers / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Les Gilpin ?
Pencils
Les Gilpin ?
Inks
Les Gilpin ?
Colors
?
Letters
Les Gilpin ?

Genre
humour
Synopsis
Humor strips about college.

Indexer Notes

Les Gilpin credit based on comparison of artwork with Sooper Dooper strips in this issue.

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

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [Mountie tackling a man in front of a burning oil rig]
    Men of the Mounted
  2. 1. There's Fun For All- Young or Old- in These 5 Swell Books!
  3. 2. [Lawrence Summers]
    The Boy Scouts' Page
  4. 3. The Great Manhunt
    Robin Hood
  5. 4. ["How many times do I have to tell you to get names in any stories you cover..."]
    Sooper Dooper Demon Reporter
  6. 5. In The Groove
    Britt Nielson
  7. 6. ["Dooper! Is that you?"]
    Sooper Dooper Demon Reporter
  8. 7. The Phantom Thieves of Garelick Hall
    Robin Hood
  9. 8. ["Can I speak to you for a moment, Boss?"]
    Sooper Dooper Demon Reporter
  10. 9. Flaming Gold
    Men of the Mounted
  11. 10. ["Are you the editor of this paper?"]
    Sooper Dooper Demon Reporter
  12. 11. College Capers
    Ribticklers
  13. 12. ["Boys! Girls! If it's fun you want..."]
  14. 13. ["Boys! Girls! There's lots of fun..."]
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  • Peter Croome
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