(1945)

American Comics Group, 1945 Series
Published in English (United States) United States
 
Price
0.25 USD
Pages
132
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
R. B. Leffingwell Co.
Editing
Richard Hughes [as Richard E. Hughes] (compiler)
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding
Squarebound
Publishing Format
One-Shot

Issue Notes

Subtitled "The Giggly Book of Comic Animals"
CATALOG OF COPYRIGHT ENTRIES
PART 1, GROUP 2
1945
NEW SERIES, VOLUME 42 No. 3

[Hughes (Richard E.)] comp. 7342, 7343
Chuckle. © Feb. 3, 1945; AA 478133; R. B.
Leffingwell co., Chicago.
Hi-jinx. © Feb. 15, 1945; AA 478134; La Salle
pub. co., Chicago.
Indexed from scanned copy at http://digitalcomicmuseum.com


The Giggly Book of Comic Animals (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Irving Dressler
Inks
Irving Dressler
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals

Indexer Notes

Art credits identified by Jim Vadeboncoeur Jr.

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

Tabs the Cat / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Carl Wessler
Pencils
Carl Wessler
Inks
Carl Wessler
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Oh, brother --- if I could only fly!
Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Tabs the Cat
Synopsis
Tabs wants to eat a bird in a tree. The bird teaches Tabs how to fly which begins to work, until the bird reminds Tabs that cats can't fly; Tabs falls back to the ground.

Indexer Notes

On inside front cover.
Carl Wessler identified by Jim Vadeboncoeur Jr.

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

Gnaw and Gnibble / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Jim Davis (signed)
Pencils
Jim Davis (signed)
Inks
Jim Davis (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
C'mon, Gnibble! Th' cat's asleep!
Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals

Pipsqueak of Mouseville (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ken Hultgren (signed)
Inks
Ken Hultgren (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals

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

Barry / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Hube Karp (credited)
Pencils
Jack Bradbury
Inks
Jack Bradbury
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
If I don't get a job so I can send Mom money, she'll have nothing to eat, and I have to take care of her!
Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Barry; Mom
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Art credits identified by Jim Vadeboncoeur Jr.

The Bodyguard (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Thurston Harper
Inks
Thurston Harper
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals

Indexer Notes

Art credits identified by Jim Vadeboncoeur Jr.

Double for Nothing (Table of Contents: 6)

Foxy / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Gil Turner
Inks
Gil Turner
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Foxy
Synopsis
Foxy is awakened at night by a man selling tires on the black market. Foxy buys them, then finds out the man stole the tires from Foxy's car.

Indexer Notes

Art credits identified by Jim Vadeboncoeur Jr.

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

Windy McGonigle / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Carl Wessler [as C. W.] (signed)
Pencils
Carl Wessler [as C. W.] (signed)
Inks
Carl Wessler [as C. W.] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Fall in!
Genre
humor; military
Characters
Windy McGonigle
Synopsis
The drill sergeant wants a man with college education; Windy volunteers and finds out the job is to pick up cigarette butts.

Jibby Giraffe (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Victor Pazmino [as VEP] (signed)
Pencils
Victor Pazmino [as VEP] (signed)
Inks
Victor Pazmino [as VEP] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals

Slicker and Dummox (Table of Contents: 9)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Karp
Pencils
Lynn Karp (signed)
Inks
Lynn Karp (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Slicker Seal; A. Dummox
Synopsis
Slicker tries to sell farmer Dummox a lightning rod.
Reprints

Sidney of the Scouts (Table of Contents: 10)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Carl Wessler [as Cow] (signed)
Pencils
Carl Wessler [as Cow] (signed)
Inks
Carl Wessler [as Cow] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; children

The Football Hero (Table of Contents: 11)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jim Tyer
Inks
Jim Tyer
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals

Indexer Notes

Art credits identified by Jim Vadeboncoeur Jr.

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

Percival / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ray Patin ?
Inks
Ray Patin ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Oh, no you don't... chiseler!
Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals

Indexer Notes

Art credits identified by Jim Vadeboncoeur Jr.

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

Hambone / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Tony Loeb (signed)
Pencils
Tony Loeb (signed)
Inks
Tony Loeb (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
This mind-reading machine is a fake!
Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals

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

Windy McGonigle / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Carl Wessler [as Cow] (signed)
Pencils
Carl Wessler [as Cow] (signed)
Inks
Carl Wessler [as Cow] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hirsute's 30 minute hair grower
Genre
humor
Reprints

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

Chief Picklepuss / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Carl Wessler [as Wess] (signed)
Pencils
Carl Wessler [as Wess] (signed)
Inks
Carl Wessler [as Wess] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I go hunt - gee, I love to hunt!
Genre
humor; western-frontier
Characters
Chief Picklepuss
Synopsis
Chief Picklepuss tries hunting a bear while on train tracks.

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

Piggy the Sailor / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Tom Golden [as Tom G.] (signed)
Pencils
Tom Golden [as Tom G.] (signed)
Inks
Tom Golden [as Tom G.] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
But I thought a water pistol was just the right thing for a sailor!
Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals

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

Mr. Gnaw and Mr. Gnibble / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Jim Davis [as JD] (signed)
Pencils
Jim Davis [as JD] (signed)
Inks
Jim Davis [as JD] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
There, finished!
Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Gnaw; Gnibble
Reprints

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

Little Timothy / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Irving Dressler (signed)
Inks
Irving Dressler (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Look at that, Leo!
Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals

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

Bumpy Bruin / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hey! You're supposed to throw the hammer...
Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals

The Patriotic Piper (Table of Contents: 20)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Carl Wessler [as Cow] (signed)
Pencils
Carl Wessler [as Cow] (signed)
Inks
Carl Wessler [as Cow] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor

Toudhdown Tuffy (Table of Contents: 21)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals

Applesauce (Table of Contents: 22)

Foxy / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals; children
Characters
Foxy
Synopsis
Foxy steals an apple.
Reprints

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

Treacle / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Tony Loeb (signed)
Pencils
Tony Loeb (signed)
Inks
Tony Loeb (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
There used to be a fence here.
Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Reprints

Peanuts (Table of Contents: 24)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Victor Pazmino [as VEP] (signed)
Pencils
Victor Pazmino [as VEP] (signed)
Inks
Victor Pazmino [as VEP] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals

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

Peg and Pug / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Carl Wessler [as Cow] (signed)
Pencils
Carl Wessler [as Cow] (signed)
Inks
Carl Wessler [as Cow] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Halp! Mad dog!
Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Peg; Pug
Synopsis
Pug is chasing Peg. Peg blows shaving foam into Pug's face then has him taken away as a mad dog.

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

Windy McGonigle / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Ouch! Wotta toothache!
Genre
humor
Characters
Windy McGonigle
Synopsis
Windy goes to the dentist.
Reprints

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

Bumby / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Here, have a tomato from your garden, Bumby!
Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals

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

Gnaw and Gnibble / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Jim Davis [as J Davis] (signed)
Pencils
Jim Davis [as J Davis] (signed)
Inks
Jim Davis [as J Davis] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
...An income like that -- and he's sore 'cause we swipe a little cheese!
Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals

Half-Baked the Magician (Table of Contents: 29)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Carl Wessler [as Cow] (signed)
Pencils
Carl Wessler [as Cow] (signed)
Inks
Carl Wessler [as Cow] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals

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

Carl an' Cal / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Well, here's our chance to prove who's the stronger...
Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Carl; Cal
Synopsis
Carl and Cal test the carnival's strength-tester; Carl's blow is so strong it knocks Cal into the air and he hits the bell.

Indexer Notes

On inside back cover.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 31)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Irving Dressler (signed)
Inks
Irving Dressler (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
See the stars
Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals

Indexer Notes

Back cover.

Editing
Related Scans
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Giggly Book of Comic Animals
  2. 1. ["Oh, brother --- if I could only fly!"]
    Tabs the Cat
  3. 2. ["C'mon, Gnibble! Th' cat's asleep!"]
    Gnaw and Gnibble
  4. 3. Pipsqueak of Mouseville
  5. 4. ["If I don't get a job so I can send Mom money, she'll have nothing to eat, and I have to take care of her!"]
    Barry
  6. 5. The Bodyguard
  7. 6. Double for Nothing
    Foxy
  8. 7. ["Fall in!"]
    Windy McGonigle
  9. 8. Jibby Giraffe
  10. 9. Slicker and Dummox
  11. 10. Sidney of the Scouts
  12. 11. The Football Hero
  13. 12. ["Oh, no you don't... chiseler!"]
    Percival
  14. 13. ["This mind-reading machine is a fake!"]
    Hambone
  15. 14. ["Hirsute's 30 minute hair grower"]
    Windy McGonigle
  16. 15. ["I go hunt - gee, I love to hunt!"]
    Chief Picklepuss
  17. 16. ["But I thought a water pistol was just the right thing for a sailor!"]
    Piggy the Sailor
  18. 17. ["There, finished!"]
    Mr. Gnaw and Mr. Gnibble
  19. 18. ["Look at that, Leo!"]
    Little Timothy
  20. 19. ["Hey! You're supposed to throw the hammer..."]
    Bumpy Bruin
  21. 20. The Patriotic Piper
  22. 21. Toudhdown Tuffy
  23. 22. Applesauce
    Foxy
  24. 23. ["There used to be a fence here."]
    Treacle
  25. 24. Peanuts
  26. 25. ["Halp! Mad dog!"]
    Peg and Pug
  27. 26. ["Ouch! Wotta toothache!"]
    Windy McGonigle
  28. 27. ["Here, have a tomato from your garden, Bumby!"]
    Bumby
  29. 28. ["...An income like that -- and he's sore 'cause we swipe a little cheese!"]
    Gnaw and Gnibble
  30. 29. Half-Baked the Magician
  31. 30. ["Well, here's our chance to prove who's the stronger..."]
    Carl an' Cal
  32. 31. ["See the stars"]
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