(May 1948)

Eastern Color, 1948 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
Bi-Monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Famous Funnies, Inc.
Brand
This Is a Famous Funnies Publication
Editing
?; William J. Pape (president); William B. Pape (treasurer)
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched

Issue Notes

Copyrighted by Famous Funnies, Inc.
Information for index from Ger Apeldoorn.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Randy / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Alex Toth [as Toth] (signed)
Inks
Alex Toth [as Toth] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Randy; Stonewall; Sue

Bad Skin? (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Skin Laboratory / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Ted the Tattler / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jerry Fasano ?
Inks
Jerry Fasano ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Ted Tatler, the original eager beaver
Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Ted the Tattler [Ted Tatler]; Arnold; Betsy; Butch; Principal Davis; Robin; Skinny MacPherson

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Ger Apeldoorn.

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

Randy / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Alex Toth [as Toth] (signed)
Inks
Alex Toth [as Toth] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Who's that tall, dark and handsome hunk of man
Genre
sports; teen
Characters
Randy; Stonewall; Jose Morales; Sue
Keywords
swimming

Indexer Notes

Toth signs both first and last page.

Success Story (Table of Contents: 4)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Alex Toth [as Toth] (signed)
Inks
Alex Toth [as Toth] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Typeset

Genre
historical
Characters
Jane Adamms

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

Just Girls / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Mike Roy [as Roy] (signed)
Inks
Sam Burlockoff [as Burly] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Bill! Speaking to a little girl like Joan?
Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Bill; Clark Toyer; Grits; Joan Harmon; Marty; Sandra

Indexer Notes

Signed "Roy and Burly", full names from Jerry Bails' Who's Who.

Clubroom Color (Table of Contents: 6)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Alex Toth [as Toth] (signed)
Inks
Alex Toth [as Toth] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

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

Our Modern Juniors / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Larz Bourne (signed)
Inks
Larz Bourne (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Moose Miller wanted to run for the school's track team
Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Modern Juniors [Birdbrain [Cecil]; Dud Conroy; Flannelmouth Flyn; Moose Miller; Simple Si]; Judge Porter; Mr. Goober; Uncle Mort

Everybody's Hep to Juke Box Comics (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Don't Die for any High (Table of Contents: 9)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Alex Toth ?
Inks
Alex Toth ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Indexer Notes

Three large illustrations. Art identification by Ger Apeldoorn.

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

Wendy / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Nothing exciting ever happens around here!
Genre
teen; humor
Characters
Wendy Dayton; Mr. Dayton; Mrs. Dayton; Mrs. Thompson; Sandy Thompson; Wilbur Belcher

Alarm Clock Nightmare (Table of Contents: 11)

Ginny / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jerry Fasano [as Fasano] (signed)
Inks
Jerry Fasano [as Fasano] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Ginny Lambert; Mr. Lambert; Mrs. Lambert; Nicodemus Lambert

How a Simple Discovery Made Billy a Happy Boy (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

Dale Shears School of Music / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Win! Play Bingo at Home (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

Fifth Ave. Mdse. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Save Money-Save Time (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

London Specialties / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Randy
  2. 1. Bad Skin?
    Skin Laboratory
  3. 2. ["Ted Tatler, the original eager beaver"]
    Ted the Tattler
  4. 3. ["Who's that tall, dark and handsome hunk of man"]
    Randy
  5. 4. Success Story
  6. 5. ["Bill! Speaking to a little girl like Joan?"]
    Just Girls
  7. 6. Clubroom Color
  8. 7. ["Moose Miller wanted to run for the school's track team"]
    Our Modern Juniors
  9. 8. Everybody's Hep to Juke Box Comics
  10. 9. Don't Die for any High
  11. 10. ["Nothing exciting ever happens around here!"]
    Wendy
  12. 11. Alarm Clock Nightmare
    Ginny
  13. 12. How a Simple Discovery Made Billy a Happy Boy
    Dale Shears School of Music
  14. 13. Win! Play Bingo at Home
    Fifth Ave. Mdse.
  15. 14. Save Money-Save Time
    London Specialties
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