(? 1946)

Four Star Publications, 1946 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Four-Star Publications, Inc.
Editing
?
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

undated first issue, Robert W. Farrell, publisher.

Indicia:
'HI HO COMICS. Volume 1, Number 1. Published by Four-Star Publications, Inc., 420 DeSoto Avenue, St. Louis 7, Mo. Editor-
ial office, 28 East 10th Street, New York 3, N Y. Robert W. Farrell, publisher. Printed in the U. S. A.'

Keywords
anthropomorphic; humor

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Lil Chief Hotshot / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Ellis Chambers (signed)
Inks
L. B. Cole (signed)
Colors
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Lil Chief Hotshot; Percy Pelican
Reprints

Better Late Than Never... (Table of Contents: 1)

Eddie Elephant / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ellis Chambers (signed)
Inks
Ellis Chambers
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Reprints

You're In the Army Now! (Table of Contents: 2)

Percy Pelican / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ellis Chambers
Inks
Ellis Chambers
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Reprints

Slingshot Troubles (Table of Contents: 3)

Bertie Bruin / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ellis Chambers (signed)
Inks
Ellis Chambers
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Reprints

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

Daffy Dragon / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ellis Chambers (signed)
Inks
Ellis Chambers
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Oh boy do I love flowers an' trees an' boids an' t'ings!
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals
Reprints

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

Hi-Ho Doodles / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ellis Chambers (signed)
Inks
Ellis Chambers
Colors
?
Letters
?

Kitty and Bob Catt's Dance Contest (Table of Contents: 6)

Kitty and Bob / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ellis Chambers
Inks
Ellis Chambers
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor
Characters
Lil Chief Hotshot; Bob Catt; Kitty Catt; Eddy Elephant; Percy Pelican; Bertie Bruin; Killer-Diller Monk; Monty Monk; Daffy Dragon
Synopsis
The animals of HiHoville hold a dance contest because they are bored.
Reprints

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

Lil Chief Hotshot / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Howie Post
Pencils
Howie Post
Inks
Ellis Chambers
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor
Reprints

Indexer Notes

See Howie Post interview in Comic Book Artist #5.

The Mad Monks (Table of Contents: 8)

Killer-Diller and Monty / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ellis Chambers (signed)
Inks
Ellis Chambers
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals

The Hep Cats (Table of Contents: 9)

Kitty and Bob / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Howie Post
Pencils
Howie Post
Inks
Ellis Chambers
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Bob Catt; Kitty Catt; Frankie Sinodora; Frankie Sinodora imposter
Synopsis
A cat posing as Frankie Sinodora gets Kitty to accept a date. To get Kitty back, Bob brings his band to the hall with the real Frankie Sinodora, but Kitty then goes of with Frankie.

Indexer Notes

See Howie Post interview in Comic Book Artist #5.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Lil Chief Hotshot
  2. 1. Better Late Than Never...
    Eddie Elephant
  3. 2. You're In the Army Now!
    Percy Pelican
  4. 3. Slingshot Troubles
    Bertie Bruin
  5. 4. ["Oh boy do I love flowers an' trees an' boids an' t'ings!"]
    Daffy Dragon
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Hi-Ho Doodles
  7. 6. Kitty and Bob Catt's Dance Contest
    Kitty and Bob
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Lil Chief Hotshot
  9. 8. The Mad Monks
    Killer-Diller and Monty
  10. 9. The Hep Cats
    Kitty and Bob
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