Humdinger #v1#3 [3]
(September-October 1946)

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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Novelty Press Division of the Premium Service Co. Inc.
Editing
Robert Wheeler (credited as Robert D. Wheeler) (editor and general manager); Jane Spaulding Nye (credited) (managing editor); Al Fago (credited as Alfred V. Fago) (art editor); Helen Schmid (credited as Helen Doig Schmid) (editorial assistant); Peggy Crowley (credited as Peggy Ann Crowley) (associate editor)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Speck, Spot and Sis / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jack Warren (signed as Vincent)
Inks
Jack Warren (signed as Vincent)
Colors
?

Genre
children
Characters
Speck; Sis

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

Humming along with Humdinger / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

The inside-front cover

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

Speck, Spot and Sis / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jack Warren (signed as Vincent)
Inks
Jack Warren (signed as Vincent)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The melancholy days have come...
Genre
children

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

Kids is Kids / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Listen, kids, let's play a game of cops and robbers.
Genre
children
Characters
Hervy; Slats; Chubby; Prissy; Washington Jefferson Lincoln Brown

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

cartoon / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Milt Hammer (signed)
Pencils
Milt Hammer (signed)
Inks
Milt Hammer (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Wot d'ya mean, yer pop's a thief...
Genre
humor; children

The Story of Thor and the Mountain Giant (Table of Contents: 5)

Mickey Starlight / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Don Rico (signed)
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure
Characters
Alice Starlight (Mickey's mother); Schuyler Starlight (Mickey's father)

The Mistreated Typewriter (Table of Contents: 6)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Mickey Marks (credited as Mickey Klar Marks)
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

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

cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
Milt Hammer (signed)
Pencils
Milt Hammer (signed)
Inks
Milt Hammer (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
They say that the right angle for approaching difficult...
Genre
humor; children

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

Dink / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Milt Hammer (signed)
Pencils
Milt Hammer (signed)
Inks
Milt Hammer (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hey, Albie -- wait up for Swipes and me!
Genre
children
Reprints

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

Humdinger Humor / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
Milt Hammer (signed)
Pencils
Milt Hammer (signed)
Inks
Milt Hammer (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Ha! Ha! It says here that insects kin talk...
Genre
humor; children
Reprints

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

The Jerkwater Line / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jack Warren (signed as Jack A. Warren)
Inks
Jack Warren (signed as Jack A. Warren)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Aunt Tillie, lady conductor on the old 711, finds a peaceful daily run...
Genre
humor

Butch Befriends a Goblin (Table of Contents: 11)

Butch / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Hy Gage (signed)
Pencils
Hy Gage (signed)
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure

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

Dink / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Milt Hammer (signed)
Pencils
Milt Hammer (signed)
Inks
Milt Hammer (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Look, Swipes - a lucky four leaf clover!!
Genre
children
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Speck, Spot and Sis
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Humming along with Humdinger
  3. 2. ["The melancholy days have come..."]
    Speck, Spot and Sis
  4. 3. ["Listen, kids, let's play a game of cops and robbers."]
    Kids is Kids
  5. 4. ["Wot d'ya mean, yer pop's a thief..."]
  6. 5. The Story of Thor and the Mountain Giant
    Mickey Starlight
  7. 6. The Mistreated Typewriter
  8. 7. ["They say that the right angle for approaching difficult..."]
  9. 8. ["Hey, Albie -- wait up for Swipes and me!"]
    Dink
  10. 9. ["Ha! Ha! It says here that insects kin talk..."]
    Humdinger Humor
  11. 10. ["Aunt Tillie, lady conductor on the old 711, finds a peaceful daily run..."]
    The Jerkwater Line
  12. 11. Butch Befriends a Goblin
    Butch
  13. 12. ["Look, Swipes - a lucky four leaf clover!!"]
    Dink
This issue was modified by, among others
  • Michael Hoskin
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Len Wolinsky