(March 1938)

Quality Comics, 1937 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
Monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Comic Favorites, Inc.
Editing
Ed Cronin

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Joe Palooka / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Rube Goldberg
Inks
Rube Goldberg
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Now don't be afraid t'hit me kid--
Genre
sports
Characters
Joe Palooka

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

Joe Palooka / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Ham Fisher
Pencils
Mo Leff (ghost for Ham Fisher)
Inks
Mo Leff (ghost for Ham Fisher)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Disguised in the ladies' clothes...
Genre
sports
Characters
Joe Palooka

Indexer Notes

strip reprints McNaught Syndicate

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

They're Still Talking / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Bob Zuppke
Pencils
Walt Depew
Inks
Walt Depew
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
About Gertrude Ederle's conquest of the English Channel
Genre
non-fiction; sports
Characters
Gertrude Ederle

Indexer Notes

strip reprints: Register and Tribune Syndicate

[How Ned Stopped Coleraine] (Table of Contents: 3)

Ned Brant / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Zuppke
Pencils
Walt Depew
Inks
Walt Depew
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
sports
Characters
Ned Brant

Indexer Notes

strip reprints- Register and Tribune Syndicate

The Toy War (Table of Contents: 4)

Strange as It Seems / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
John Hix (signed)
Pencils
John Hix (signed)
Inks
John Hix (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

panel reprints- McNaught Syndicate

Tommy O'Toole (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Ed Cronin (signed)
Pencils
Ed Cronin (signed)
Inks
Ed Cronin (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
And don't forget O'Toole...
Genre
humor
Characters
Tommy O'Toole

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

Lala Palooza / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Rube Goldberg
Pencils
Rube Goldberg
Inks
Rube Goldberg
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Sis--I wonder if they'll get on to our bidding signals...
Genre
humor
Characters
Lala Palooza
Reprints
  • from Lala Palooza Sundays (Frank Jay Markey Syndicate) 1937-03-21 - 1937-04-11

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

Off the Record / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
Ed Reed
Pencils
Ed Reed
Inks
Ed Reed
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor

Indexer Notes

strip reprints: Register and Tribune Syndicate

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

Puzzle Phun / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
Don DeConn
Pencils
Don DeConn
Inks
Don DeConn
Colors
?
Letters
?

Reprints
  • from Wags (UK)(Editors Press Service) 1937 series

[Claw Carlos] (Table of Contents: 9)

Hawks of the Seas / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Will Eisner (signed as Willis Rensie)
Pencils
Will Eisner (signed as Willis Rensie)
Inks
Will Eisner (signed as Willis Rensie)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
historical; adventure
Characters
Claw Carlos; The Hawk
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Pages 14-17. Reformatted from original form to fit page size.

[Episode 6] (Table of Contents: 10)

Slim and Tubby / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
John Welch (signed as John J. Welch)
Pencils
Russell Ross
Inks
Russell Ross
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure; aviation; western-frontier

Indexer Notes

strip reprints: Register and Tribune Syndicate

David Glasgow Farragut (Table of Contents: 11)

Strange as It Seems / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
John Hix (signed)
Pencils
John Hix (signed)
Inks
John Hix (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

panel reprints- McNaught Syndicate

Clyde Hope Jr. Kidnapped (Table of Contents: 12)

The Clock [superhero] / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
George Brenner (credited as Geo. E. Brenner)
Pencils
George Brenner (credited as Geo. E. Brenner)
Inks
George Brenner (credited as Geo. E. Brenner)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Feature Logo
The Clock Strikes
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Clock [Brian O'Brien]; Mike "Slick" Sparra (first appearance; villain); Slim (first appearance; villain); Butch (first appearance; villain)
Synopsis
The Clock threatens Butch with torture if he doesn't spill the beans on a kidnapping case.

Pirates Ahoy! (Captain Kidd) (Table of Contents: 13)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Charles B. Driscoll
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

[Episode 6] (Table of Contents: 14)

Big Top / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Ed Wheelan (signed)
Pencils
Ed Wheelan (signed)
Inks
Ed Wheelan (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor

Indexer Notes

strip reprints Frank Jay Markey syndicate

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

Jane Arden / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Monte Barrett (signed)
Pencils
Russell Ross (signed as Russell E. Ross)
Inks
Russell Ross (signed as Russell E. Ross)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Sue's waiting to trail you!
Genre
drama; adventure
Characters
Jane Arden
Keywords
soap opera

Indexer Notes

strip reprints Register and Tribune Syndicate. Top half of page

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

Lena Pry / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Monte Barrett (signed)
Pencils
Russell Ross (signed as Russell E. Ross)
Inks
Russell Ross (signed as Russell E. Ross)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
That nurse shouldn't have left the baby here!
Genre
humor
Characters
Lena Pry

Indexer Notes

strip reprints Register and Tribune Syndicate. Bottom half of Jane Arden page.

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

Off the Record / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
Ed Reed (signed)
Pencils
Ed Reed (signed)
Inks
Ed Reed (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor

Indexer Notes

Panel reprints: Register and Tribune Syndicate

Build the Flash (Table of Contents: 18)

Modern 'Planes / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
Les Marshall (signed)
Pencils
Les Marshall (signed)
Inks
Les Marshall (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Reprints
  • from Wags (UK)(Editors Press Service) 1937 series

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

Toddy / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
George Marcoux (signed)
Pencils
George Marcoux (signed)
Inks
George Marcoux (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
This fight is for the heavyweight title, folks...
Genre
humor; children

Indexer Notes

strip reprints:McNaught Syndicate top half of page

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

Flossie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Al Zere (signed)
Pencils
Al Zere (signed)
Inks
Al Zere (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Mom's birthday is soon!
Genre
humor; children

Indexer Notes

strip reprints:McNaught Syndicate. Bottom half of Toddy page.

The Mountain of Rainbow Snow (Table of Contents: 21)

Strange as It Seems / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
John Hix (signed)
Pencils
John Hix (signed)
Inks
John Hix (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

panel reprints- McNaught Syndicate

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

Off Side / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
Joe Metzer (signed)
Pencils
Joe Metzer (signed)
Inks
Joe Metzer (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; sports

Indexer Notes

panel reprints: McNaught Syndicate

Home Financing (Table of Contents: 23)

The Bungle Family / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
H. J. Tuthill (signed)
Pencils
H. J. Tuthill (signed)
Inks
H. J. Tuthill (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; domestic

Indexer Notes

strip reprints: McNaught Syndicate

Kilrain and Sullivan's Bare Knuckle Battle (Table of Contents: 24)

They're Still Talking / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Bob Zuppke
Pencils
Walt Depew
Inks
Walt Depew
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; sports

Indexer Notes

strip reprints: Register and Tribune Syndicate

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

Off the Record / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
Ed Reed (signed)
Pencils
Ed Reed (signed)
Inks
Ed Reed (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor

Indexer Notes

Panel reprints: Register and Tribune Syndicate

[The Missing Sailors] (Table of Contents: 26)

Jim Swift / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Ed Cronin (signed)
Pencils
Ed Cronin (signed)
Inks
Ed Cronin (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure
Characters
Jim Swift; Marion Joyce; The Captain (villain)

Indexer Notes

last appearance

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

Dixie Dugan / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
J. P. McEvoy (signed)
Pencils
John Striebel (signed)
Inks
John Striebel (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
There! --Now get Imogene and watch her eyes pop
Genre
drama; humor
Characters
Dixie Dugan
Keywords
soap opera

Indexer Notes

strip reprints: McNaught Syndicate

Professor of Poison (Table of Contents: 28)

Strange as It Seems / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
John Hix (signed)
Pencils
John Hix (signed)
Inks
John Hix (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

panel reprints- McNaught Syndicate

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

Mickey Finn / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Lank Leonard (signed)
Pencils
Lank Leonard (signed)
Inks
Lank Leonard (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Why Jackie Park...
Genre
humor

Indexer Notes

strip reprints: McNaught Syndicate

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Now don't be afraid t'hit me kid--"]
    Joe Palooka
  2. 1. ["Disguised in the ladies' clothes..."]
    Joe Palooka
  3. 2. ["About Gertrude Ederle's conquest of the English Channel"]
    They're Still Talking
  4. 3. [How Ned Stopped Coleraine]
    Ned Brant
  5. 4. The Toy War
    Strange as It Seems
  6. 5. Tommy O'Toole
  7. 6. ["Sis--I wonder if they'll get on to our bidding signals..."]
    Lala Palooza
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Off the Record
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Puzzle Phun
  10. 9. [Claw Carlos]
    Hawks of the Seas
  11. 10. [Episode 6]
    Slim and Tubby
  12. 11. David Glasgow Farragut
    Strange as It Seems
  13. 12. Clyde Hope Jr. Kidnapped
    The Clock [superhero]
  14. 13. Pirates Ahoy! (Captain Kidd)
  15. 14. [Episode 6]
    Big Top
  16. 15. ["Sue's waiting to trail you!"]
    Jane Arden
  17. 16. ["That nurse shouldn't have left the baby here!"]
    Lena Pry
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    Off the Record
  19. 18. Build the Flash
    Modern 'Planes
  20. 19. ["This fight is for the heavyweight title, folks..."]
    Toddy
  21. 20. ["Mom's birthday is soon!"]
    Flossie
  22. 21. The Mountain of Rainbow Snow
    Strange as It Seems
  23. 22. [no title indexed]
    Off Side
  24. 23. Home Financing
    The Bungle Family
  25. 24. Kilrain and Sullivan's Bare Knuckle Battle
    They're Still Talking
  26. 25. [no title indexed]
    Off the Record
  27. 26. [The Missing Sailors]
    Jim Swift
  28. 27. ["There! --Now get Imogene and watch her eyes pop"]
    Dixie Dugan
  29. 28. Professor of Poison
    Strange as It Seems
  30. 29. ["Why Jackie Park..."]
    Mickey Finn
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