(October 1938)

Centaur, 1938 Series
Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
132 ?
Indicia Frequency
?
On-sale date
1938-09-15
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Centaur Publications, Inc.
Color
Color cover; Black and White interior
Dimensions
6.75" x 4.5" (17.1 cm x 11.4 cm)

Issue Notes

On sale date from the publication date as submitted to the U.S. Copyright Office found in the Catalog of Copyright Entries, Part 2, Periodicals, 1938 (October-December), New Series, Volume 33, Number 4. Class B periodical. Copyright registration number B 393716.
Indexed from scanned copy at https://digitalcomicmuseum.com/ (missing inside front cover)


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
? [as A. P.] (signed)
Inks
? [as A. P.] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor

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

In Case You Didn't Know / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
It is not dignified for elderly persons...
Genre
humor
Reprints

Bombs of Destiny (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Will Harr (signed)
Pencils
Fred Guardineer (signed)
Inks
Fred Guardineer (signed)
Letters
?

Genre
aviation; war
Reprints

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

Nothing But the Truth / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
Paul Gustavson
Pencils
Paul Gustavson
Inks
Paul Gustavson
Letters
Paul Gustavson

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Judge, for what I done, I ought to be hung.
Genre
humor
Reprints

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

You're Wrong! / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Richard Speed
Pencils
Richard Speed
Inks
Richard Speed
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
If you believe mad dogs rush foaming at the mouth.
Genre
non-fiction
Reprints

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

Ann How! / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I'm telling you it's coffee...
Genre
humor
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6)

His Highness / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
John Lindermayer
Inks
John Lindermayer
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
On the throne of Kaspiana...
Genre
adventure
Characters
King Louis; Captain Eric Hagert; Chancellor Von Strumen; Kris Lopez
Synopsis
Chancellor Von Strumen, regent for the boy king, over taxes the workers and threatens them with violence. Kris Lopez starts a revolt and kidnaps the king.
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Indexer Notes

continued.

Kings of the Turf (Table of Contents: 7)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction
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  • from ?

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

Dinky / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Walt Munson (signed)
Pencils
Walt Munson (signed)
Inks
Walt Munson (signed)
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
John! John! Wake up I hear burglars downstairs!
Genre
humor; children
Reprints

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

Toots / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Charles Biro
Pencils
Charles Biro
Inks
Charles Biro
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Ooo! Now we'll see the monkey
Genre
humor; children
Reprints

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

Little Beezer / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Campbell
Pencils
Joe Campbell
Inks
Joe Campbell
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I'll ask this man!
Genre
humor; children
Reprints

Our Pioneer Fathers (Table of Contents: 11)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Richard Speed
Pencils
Richard Speed
Inks
Richard Speed
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction
Reprints

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

Toots / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Charles Biro
Pencils
Charles Biro
Inks
Charles Biro
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Mumy - why are the shades down in Mrs. Brown's house?
Genre
humor; children
Reprints

Age of Animals (Table of Contents: 13)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Richard Speed
Pencils
Richard Speed
Inks
Richard Speed
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction
Reprints

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

Dickie Duck / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Matt Curzon (signed)
Pencils
Matt Curzon (signed)
Inks
Matt Curzon (signed)
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Gee- I'd like to buy Mazie this necklace...
Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Dickie Duck
Reprints

Thomas A. Edison (Table of Contents: 15)

Empire Builders / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Richard Speed
Pencils
Richard Speed
Inks
Richard Speed
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; biography
Characters
Thomas A. Edison
Reprints

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

Whiskers / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
M. MacIntyre (signed)
Pencils
M. MacIntyre (signed)
Inks
M. MacIntyre (signed)
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Oh Mom! Can I have some money to go to the ball game?
Genre
humor; children
Reprints

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

Makers of History / cartoon / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Richard Speed
Pencils
Richard Speed
Inks
Richard Speed
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction
Reprints

The Case of the Lizard (Table of Contents: 18)

Clem Bowers / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Victor Dowling
Pencils
Victor Dowling
Inks
Victor Dowling
Letters
?

Genre
detective-mystery
Reprints

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

Funny Fables / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Dick Ryan
Pencils
Dick Ryan
Inks
Dick Ryan
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I think I'll have a swim!
Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Reprints

Joaquin Strikes! (Table of Contents: 20)

Red Avenger / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Ellis Edwards (signed)
Pencils
Ellis Edwards (signed)
Inks
Ellis Edwards (signed)
Letters
?

Genre
western-frontier
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 21)

Funny Fables / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Dick Ryan
Pencils
Dick Ryan
Inks
Dick Ryan
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Enthusiasm is the foundation of success
Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Reprints
  • from ?

Tricks and Puzzles (Table of Contents: 22)

activity / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Martin Filchock (signed)
Pencils
Martin Filchock (signed)
Inks
Martin Filchock (signed)
Letters
Martin Filchock

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

Koko / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
M. MacIntyre (signed)
Pencils
M. MacIntyre (signed)
Inks
M. MacIntyre (signed)
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Bill set a monkey trap with fruit as bait...
Genre
humor
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 24)

The Further Adventures of Jane & Johnny / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
W. M. Allison (signed)
Pencils
W. M. Allison (signed)
Inks
W. M. Allison (signed)
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Captain Bill outwitted and captured the outlaw Slim...
Genre
western-frontier
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 25)

Windy / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Martin Filchock (signed)
Pencils
Martin Filchock (signed)
Inks
Martin Filchock (signed)
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Rise and shine!
Genre
humor; children
Reprints

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

School Daze / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Dick Ryan
Pencils
Dick Ryan
Inks
Dick Ryan
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Yo-hoo! Mamma!
Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Reprints

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

Great Work of the Ancients / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Richard Speed
Pencils
Richard Speed
Inks
Richard Speed
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The Great Sphinx
Genre
non-fiction
Reprints

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

The CC' Kid / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Martin Filchock (signed)
Pencils
Martin Filchock (signed)
Inks
Martin Filchock (signed)
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Say! There's a mug from across the street!
Genre
humor
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 29)

Smart Alec / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
A. F. Hopkins
Inks
A. F. Hopkins
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Boy, here's where we smoke...
Genre
humor
Reprints

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

Brainy Bill / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
? [as Zip] (signed)
Pencils
? [as Zip] (signed)
Inks
? [as Zip] (signed)
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Oboy! Look whut I got for my birthday from my pal Zeke up north
Genre
humor

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

Laffs / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Som'pin tells me I shouldn't have bought junior a bow and arrow!
Genre
humor

A Hunk of Baloney (Table of Contents: 32)

text story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Pat Allen
Pencils
? (illustrations)
Inks
? (illustrations)
Letters
typeset

Genre
detective-mystery

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 33)

Jimmy and Jean / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Buresch [as Joe E. Buresch]
Pencils
Joe Buresch [as Joe E. Buresch]
Inks
Joe Buresch [as Joe E. Buresch]
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Entering an old house as means of finding safety...
Genre
crime
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 34)

Magic Section / activity / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Martin Filchock (signed)
Pencils
Martin Filchock (signed)
Inks
Martin Filchock (signed)
Letters
Martin Filchock

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 35)

Jack Dolittle / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Dennis Yuknis [as Yuknis]
Pencils
Dennis Yuknis [as Yuknis]
Inks
Dennis Yuknis [as Yuknis]
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Dolittle led his team to victory over the undefeated league champs...
Genre
humor
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 36)

Skipper Ham Shanks / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
John Patterson [as J. A. Patterson]
Pencils
John Patterson [as J. A. Patterson]
Inks
John Patterson [as J. A. Patterson]
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Radiogram fo' Mistah Skippa!
Genre
humor
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 37)

School Daze / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Dick Ryan
Pencils
Dick Ryan
Inks
Dick Ryan
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Mama, can I have some writing paper and an envelope?
Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 38)

Bubs N' Schnubs / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Tony Basso (credited)
Pencils
Tony Basso (credited)
Inks
Tony Basso (credited)
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Come to Florida
Genre
humor
Reprints

Drawing Problems (Table of Contents: 39)

activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
Martin Filchock
Pencils
Martin Filchock
Inks
Martin Filchock
Letters
Martin Filchock

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 40)

Phil 'n Sofie / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Ellis Edwards [as OO Ellis]
Pencils
Ellis Edwards [as OO Ellis]
Inks
Ellis Edwards [as OO Ellis]
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Where at is dat man?
Genre
humor
Reprints

World Marvel (Table of Contents: 41)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Richard Speed
Pencils
Richard Speed
Inks
Richard Speed
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction

Memory Test (Table of Contents: 42)

activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
Martin Filchock
Pencils
Martin Filchock
Inks
Martin Filchock
Letters
Martin Filchock
Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. ["It is not dignified for elderly persons..."]
    In Case You Didn't Know
  3. 2. Bombs of Destiny
  4. 3. ["Judge, for what I done, I ought to be hung."]
    Nothing But the Truth
  5. 4. ["If you believe mad dogs rush foaming at the mouth."]
    You're Wrong!
  6. 5. ["I'm telling you it's coffee..."]
    Ann How!
  7. 6. ["On the throne of Kaspiana..."]
    His Highness
  8. 7. Kings of the Turf
  9. 8. ["John! John! Wake up I hear burglars downstairs!"]
    Dinky
  10. 9. ["Ooo! Now we'll see the monkey"]
    Toots
  11. 10. ["I'll ask this man!"]
    Little Beezer
  12. 11. Our Pioneer Fathers
  13. 12. ["Mumy - why are the shades down in Mrs. Brown's house?"]
    Toots
  14. 13. Age of Animals
  15. 14. ["Gee- I'd like to buy Mazie this necklace..."]
    Dickie Duck
  16. 15. Thomas A. Edison
    Empire Builders
  17. 16. ["Oh Mom! Can I have some money to go to the ball game?"]
    Whiskers
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    Makers of History
  19. 18. The Case of the Lizard
    Clem Bowers
  20. 19. ["I think I'll have a swim!"]
    Funny Fables
  21. 20. Joaquin Strikes!
    Red Avenger
  22. 21. ["Enthusiasm is the foundation of success"]
    Funny Fables
  23. 22. Tricks and Puzzles
  24. 23. ["Bill set a monkey trap with fruit as bait..."]
    Koko
  25. 24. ["Captain Bill outwitted and captured the outlaw Slim..."]
    The Further Adventures of Jane & Johnny
  26. 25. ["Rise and shine!"]
    Windy
  27. 26. ["Yo-hoo! Mamma!"]
    School Daze
  28. 27. ["The Great Sphinx"]
    Great Work of the Ancients
  29. 28. ["Say! There's a mug from across the street!"]
    The CC' Kid
  30. 29. ["Boy, here's where we smoke..."]
    Smart Alec
  31. 30. ["Oboy! Look whut I got for my birthday from my pal Zeke up north"]
    Brainy Bill
  32. 31. ["Som'pin tells me I shouldn't have bought junior a bow and arrow!"]
    Laffs
  33. 32. A Hunk of Baloney
  34. 33. ["Entering an old house as means of finding safety..."]
    Jimmy and Jean
  35. 34. [no title indexed]
    Magic Section
  36. 35. ["Dolittle led his team to victory over the undefeated league champs..."]
    Jack Dolittle
  37. 36. ["Radiogram fo' Mistah Skippa!"]
    Skipper Ham Shanks
  38. 37. ["Mama, can I have some writing paper and an envelope?"]
    School Daze
  39. 38. ["Come to Florida"]
    Bubs N' Schnubs
  40. 39. Drawing Problems
  41. 40. ["Where at is dat man?"]
    Phil 'n Sofie
  42. 41. World Marvel
  43. 42. Memory Test
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