(February 1938)

Dell, 1936 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
Monthly
On-sale Date
1937-12-27
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Editing
Sheldon Mayer (uncredited)
Color
Full Color and Some Black and White
Dimensions
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding
Saddle-Stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

On sale date based on a house ad in the previous issue of The Funnies which states that this issue was expected to be on sale Monday December 27th.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Alley Oop / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Sheldon Mayer
Inks
Sheldon Mayer
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Gosh! I don't think I'm doin' this right!
Genre
humor
Characters
Alley Oop
Keywords
snow skiing

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

The Worry Wart / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
J. R. Williams
Inks
J. R. Williams
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
J. R. Williams

Indexer Notes

inside front cover.

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

Alley Oop / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
V. T. Hamlin
Pencils
V. T. Hamlin
Inks
V. T. Hamlin
Colors
?
Letters
?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3)

Herky / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Clyde Lewis
Pencils
Clyde Lewis
Inks
Clyde Lewis
Colors
?
Letters
?

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

Dan Dunn / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Norman Marsh
Pencils
Norman Marsh
Inks
Norman Marsh
Colors
?
Letters
?

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

Stranger Than Fiction / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Richard W. Thomas
Pencils
Walter Galli
Inks
Walter Galli
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction

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

Our Boarding House / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Gene Aherne
Pencils
Gene Aherne
Inks
Gene Aherne
Colors
?
Letters
?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7)

G-Man vs. The Red X / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Reprints
  • Reprinted from G-Man vs. The Red X (1936, Whitman) Big Little Book #1147 with most text removed

Indexer Notes

(c)Stephen Slesinger

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

Freckles and His Friends / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Merrill Blosser
Pencils
Merrill Blosser
Inks
Merrill Blosser
Colors
?
Letters
?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9)

Everybody's Playmate / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
A. W. Nugent
Pencils
A. W. Nugent
Inks
A. W. Nugent
Colors
?
Letters
?

Keywords
puzzles

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

Bronc Peeler and Coyote Pete / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Fred Harman
Pencils
Fred Harman
Inks
Fred Harman
Colors
?
Letters
?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 11)

The Nut Bros. / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Gene Aherne
Pencils
Gene Aherne
Inks
Gene Aherne
Colors
?
Letters
?

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

Boots / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Edgar Everett Martin
Pencils
Edgar Everett Martin
Inks
Edgar Everett Martin
Colors
?
Letters
?

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

Don Dixon and the Hidden Empire / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Moore
Pencils
Carl Pfeufer
Inks
Carl Pfeufer
Colors
?
Letters
?

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

Tad of the Tanbark / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Bob Moore
Pencils
Carl Pfeufer
Inks
Carl Pfeufer
Colors
?
Letters
?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 15)

Curious Facts About Stamps / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction
Keywords
hobby; stamps

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 16)

Captain Easy / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Roy Crane
Pencils
Roy Crane
Inks
Roy Crane
Colors
?
Letters
?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 17)

Boots / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Edgar Everett Martin
Pencils
Edgar Everett Martin
Inks
Edgar Everett Martin
Colors
?
Letters
?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 18)

Ben Webster's Page / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Edwin Alger (credited)
Pencils
Edwin Alger (credited)
Inks
Edwin Alger (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 19)

Funnies Cartoon Club / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Keywords
contest; puzzles

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 20)

Out Our Way / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
J. R. Williams
Pencils
J. R. Williams
Inks
J. R. Williams
Colors
?
Letters
?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 21)

Tailspin Tommy / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Hal Forrest
Pencils
Hal Forrest
Inks
Hal Forrest
Colors
?
Letters
?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 22)

Four Aces / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Hal Forrest
Pencils
Hal Forrest
Inks
Hal Forrest
Colors
?
Letters
?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 23)

Herky / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Clyde Lewis
Pencils
Clyde Lewis
Inks
Clyde Lewis
Colors
?
Letters
?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 24)

Freckles and His Friends / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Merrill Blosser
Pencils
Merrill Blosser
Inks
Merrill Blosser
Colors
?
Letters
?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 25)

Funnie's Crossword Puzzle Page / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Indexer Notes

puzzles

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 26)

Herky / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Clyde Lewis
Pencils
Clyde Lewis
Inks
Clyde Lewis
Colors
?
Letters
?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 27)

Our Boarding House / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 28)

The Comic Zoo / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
George Scarbo
Pencils
George Scarbo
Inks
George Scarbo
Colors
?
Letters
?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 29)

The Tinymites / text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Hal Cochran
Pencils
George Scarbo
Inks
George Scarbo
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

text & coloring page

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 30)

Scribbly / comic story / 0.8 page (report information)

Script
Sheldon Mayer
Pencils
Sheldon Mayer (signed)
Inks
Sheldon Mayer
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Mrs. Jibbet. Do you know this man?
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Scribbly Jibbet; Mrs. Jibbet; Dinky Jibbet; Roscoe T. Rooney; unnamed police captain; unnamed police officer
Synopsis
Mrs. Jibbet goes to the police station and vouches for Roscoe T. Rooney. She tells the police captain that she will be responsible for him.

Why Big Brothers Leave Home by Scribbly (Table of Contents: 31)

Scribbly / comic story / 0.2 page (report information)

Script
Sheldon Mayer [as Scribbly] (credited)
Pencils
Sheldon Mayer [as Scribbly] (signed)
Inks
Sheldon Mayer [as Scribbly] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Mugsy
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Scribbly Jibbet; Dinky Jibbet
Synopsis
A reader suggests Scribbly call his kid brother "Mugsy".

Indexer Notes

Based on an idea sent in by Willy Day.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 32)

Scribbly / comic story / 0.8 page (report information)

Script
Sheldon Mayer
Pencils
Sheldon Mayer (signed)
Inks
Sheldon Mayer
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Well - how do you like yer new job, Roscoe?
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Scribbly Jibbet; Mr. Barlowe; Roscoe T. Rooney
Synopsis
Roscoe asks Scribbly to help him get a job at the newspaper where he works. Scribbly speaks with Mr. Barlowe, and Roscoe is hired as a porter.

Why Big Brothers Leave Home by Scribbly (Table of Contents: 33)

Scribbly / comic story / 0.2 page (report information)

Script
Sheldon Mayer [as Scribbly] (credited)
Pencils
Sheldon Mayer (signed)
Inks
Sheldon Mayer (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Happy New Year to all
Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Scribbly Jibbet; Mrs. Jibbet; Dinky Jibbet
Synopsis
Sheldon Mayer wishes everyone a Happy New Year from himsef and the Jibbets.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 34)

Home Magic / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
A. W. Nugent
Pencils
A. W Nugent
Inks
A. W. Nugent
Colors
?
Letters
?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 35)

Now You Tell One! / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Keywords
jokes

Part 2 (Table of Contents: 36)

White Tiger of Timur / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
H. T. Sperry
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
jungle

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 37)

Out Our Way / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
J. R. Williams
Pencils
J. R. Williams
Inks
J. R. Williams
Colors
?
Letters
?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 38)

Stranger Than Fiction / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Richard W. Thomas
Pencils
Walter Galli
Inks
Walter Galli
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 39)

Mutt and Jeff / comic story / 2.1 pages (report information)

Script
Bud Fisher
Pencils
Bud Fisher
Inks
Bud Fisher
Colors
?
Letters
?

Indexer Notes

0.7 x 3

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 40)

Cicero's Cat / comic story / 0.9 page (report information)

Script
Bud Fisher
Pencils
Bud Fisher
Inks
Bud Fisher
Colors
?
Letters
?

Indexer Notes

3 x .3 pages

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 41)

Reg'lar Fellers / comic story / 2.1 pages (report information)

Script
Gene Byrnes
Pencils
Gene Byrnes
Inks
Gene Byrnes
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
children; humor

Indexer Notes

3 x .7 pages

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 42)

Daisybelle / comic story / 0.9 page (report information)

Script
Gene Byrnes
Pencils
Gene Byrnes
Inks
Gene Byrnes
Colors
?
Letters
?

Indexer Notes

0,3 x 3

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 43)

Be A Snow Yachtsman / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Ed Cronin
Pencils
Ed Cronin
Inks
Ed Cronin
Colors
?
Letters
?

Keywords
how-to

Capt. Bill McDonald (Table of Contents: 44)

Heroes' Hall of Fame / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Stookie Allen
Pencils
Stookie Allen
Inks
Stookie Allen
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
biography

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 45)

The Worry Wart / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
J. R. Williams
Pencils
J. R. Williams
Inks
J. R. Williams
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Gosh! I don't think I'm doin' this right!"]
    Alley Oop
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    The Worry Wart
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Alley Oop
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Herky
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Dan Dunn
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Stranger Than Fiction
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Our Boarding House
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    G-Man vs. The Red X
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Freckles and His Friends
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Everybody's Playmate
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Bronc Peeler and Coyote Pete
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    The Nut Bros.
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Boots
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Don Dixon and the Hidden Empire
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Tad of the Tanbark
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Curious Facts About Stamps
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Captain Easy
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    Boots
  19. 18. [no title indexed]
    Ben Webster's Page
  20. 19. [no title indexed]
    Funnies Cartoon Club
  21. 20. [no title indexed]
    Out Our Way
  22. 21. [no title indexed]
    Tailspin Tommy
  23. 22. [no title indexed]
    Four Aces
  24. 23. [no title indexed]
    Herky
  25. 24. [no title indexed]
    Freckles and His Friends
  26. 25. [no title indexed]
    Funnie's Crossword Puzzle Page
  27. 26. [no title indexed]
    Herky
  28. 27. [no title indexed]
    Our Boarding House
  29. 28. [no title indexed]
    The Comic Zoo
  30. 29. [no title indexed]
    The Tinymites
  31. 30. ["Mrs. Jibbet. Do you know this man?"]
    Scribbly
  32. 31. Why Big Brothers Leave Home by Scribbly
    Scribbly
  33. 32. ["Well - how do you like yer new job, Roscoe?"]
    Scribbly
  34. 33. Why Big Brothers Leave Home by Scribbly
    Scribbly
  35. 34. [no title indexed]
    Home Magic
  36. 35. [no title indexed]
    Now You Tell One!
  37. 36. Part 2
    White Tiger of Timur
  38. 37. [no title indexed]
    Out Our Way
  39. 38. [no title indexed]
    Stranger Than Fiction
  40. 39. [no title indexed]
    Mutt and Jeff
  41. 40. [no title indexed]
    Cicero's Cat
  42. 41. [no title indexed]
    Reg'lar Fellers
  43. 42. [no title indexed]
    Daisybelle
  44. 43. [no title indexed]
    Be A Snow Yachtsman
  45. 44. Capt. Bill McDonald
    Heroes' Hall of Fame
  46. 45. [no title indexed]
    The Worry Wart
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