(December 1950)

Cross, 1950 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
Bi-Monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Victoria Publications Inc.
Publisher's Brand
A True Cross Comic; Cross Cross
Editing
?

Issue Notes

One of the first comic books based on a television show.
Copyright 1950 by Victoria Publications, Inc.

King of the Clowns (Table of Contents)

Milton Berle / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
? (photo); ?
Inks
? (photo); ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Uncle Milty [Milton Berle]; Milton Berle (photo)
Keywords
celebrity

Uncle Milty--King of the Klowns (Table of Contents: 1)

Milton Berle / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Uncle Milty [Milton Berle]
Keywords
celebrity

The Milton Berle Story (Part 1) (Table of Contents: 2)

Milton Berle / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Cal Massey (signed)
Inks
Cal Massey (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
biography
Characters
Milton Berle
Synopsis
Story of the childhood of young Milton Berlinger (who would grow up to become "Mr. Television," Milton Berle).

Indexer Notes

Story is continued in the next issue.

Mary's Little Lamb, Scrams! (Table of Contents: 3)

Marco / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Floyd Torbert [as TORB.] (signed)
Inks
Floyd Torbert [as TORB.] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Marco [also as Mary]

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

Uncle Milty's Jokes / text story / 1.5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I would like to get some alligator shoes.
Genre
humor

The Value of a Laugh (Table of Contents: 5)

Milton Berle / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Floyd Torbert [as TORB.] (signed)
Inks
Floyd Torbert [as TORB.] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Milton Berle; Jimmy Jackson
Keywords
celebrity

You'll Die Laughing! (Table of Contents: 6)

Milton Berle / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Augie Scotto (signed)
Inks
Augie Scotto (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Characters
Milton Berle
Keywords
celebrity

Join Me in This Fight (Table of Contents: 7)

Milton Berle / text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Milton Berle (signed)
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
Typeset

Genre
non-fiction
Characters
Milton Berle

Indexer Notes

Public service column discusses the work of the Damon Runyon Fund for cancer research.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. King of the Clowns
    Milton Berle
  2. 1. Uncle Milty--King of the Klowns
    Milton Berle
  3. 2. The Milton Berle Story (Part 1)
    Milton Berle
  4. 3. Mary's Little Lamb, Scrams!
    Marco
  5. 4. ["I would like to get some alligator shoes."]
    Uncle Milty's Jokes
  6. 5. The Value of a Laugh
    Milton Berle
  7. 6. You'll Die Laughing!
    Milton Berle
  8. 7. Join Me in This Fight
    Milton Berle
This issue was modified by, among others
  • Katie
  • Ray Bottorff Jr
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Jan Roar Hansen
  • Tanya Schuehle
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Karl Wilcox