Funny Pages #v2#9
(July 1938)

Centaur, 1938 Series
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Volume
2
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1938-06-10
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Centaur Publications, Inc.
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Issue Notes

The indicia publisher is 'Centaur Publications, Inc.', with a comma after 'Publications'.

The on-sale date is from the publication date recorded in the Catalog of Copyright Entries, Part 2, Periodicals, 1938, New Series, Vol. 33, No. 3.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Charles Biro (signed)
Inks
Charles Biro (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor

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

Strange But True / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Gill Fox (signed)
Inks
Gill Fox (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The Fiji island boys present their sweethearts...
Genre
non-fiction

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

Top-notchers / text article / 1 page (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Ty Cobb, known to the sporting world as the Georgia Peach...
Genre
non-fiction; sports
Characters
Ty Cobb

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

Block and Fall / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
I'll bet I look as dumb as those two sailors in this outfit
Genre
humor

Are You Handicapped? (Table of Contents: 4)

text article / 1 page (report information)

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Characters
Louisa May Alcott

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

Boodini the Great / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Fred Schwab (signed)
Pencils
Fred Schwab (signed)
Inks
Fred Schwab (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
- And the Great Boodini challenges you to produce anything he can't escape from!
Genre
humor

The Empty Watchcase (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
George Nagle (credited)
Pencils
Al Hopkins (signed as AFH)
Inks
Al Hopkins (signed as AFH)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
sports
Characters
Jane; Lew Martin; Joe; Jack Barton
Synopsis
Jane gives her watchcase to Lew for good luck. Lew and his manager Joe put drugs in the case. Before Lew's fight against Jack, the champion, Joe empties the drugs into Jack's water. Jane sees this and warns Jack. Jack wins the fight, Joe and Lew are arrested. Jane realizes she loved Jack all along.
Keywords
boxing

Plunder in the Swells (Table of Contents: 7)

text story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Allen Williams Alan (credited)
Pencils
Harold Hughes (signed) (illustration)
Inks
Harold Hughes (signed) (illustration)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
adventure

May Day in Jungletown (Table of Contents: 8)

Jungletown Show Boat / cartoon / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Dick Ryan (signed)
Pencils
Dick Ryan (signed)
Inks
Dick Ryan (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals

House of Stamps (Table of Contents: 9)

Let's Do Something / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Officer Clancy / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Inspection this morning, boys
Genre
humor

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 11)

Ticklers! / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Bob Wood (signed)
Pencils
Bob Wood (signed)
Inks
Bob Wood (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I'll match you officer - two tickets or none at all!
Genre
humor

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

Nutty Fagin / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hmm - must be hard water!
Genre
humor

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

Li'l Arthur / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Fred Schwab (signed as FS)
Pencils
Fred Schwab (signed as FS)
Inks
Fred Schwab (signed as FS)
Colors
?
Letters
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Gosh! I wish these little pests would lay off my hook!
Genre
humor; children

Goobyland (Table of Contents: 14)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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Inks
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Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
humor

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

It's Really a Fact! / text article / 1 page (report information)

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?
Pencils
Bob Wood (signed)
Inks
Bob Wood (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
So that's what I get for marrying an aviator...
Genre
non-fiction

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

Missing Links / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Dick Ryan (signed)
Pencils
Dick Ryan (signed)
Inks
Dick Ryan (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hippee
Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals

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

Jitney Joe / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Paul Gustavson (signed as Gustavson)
Pencils
Paul Gustavson (signed as Gustavson)
Inks
Paul Gustavson (signed as Gustavson)
Colors
?
Letters
Paul Gustavson

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Yesh - ash swat I wan' - ataxic!
Genre
humor

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

Smart Alec / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hi, Alex

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

Jingle Jingle / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Paul Gustavson (signed)
Pencils
Paul Gustavson (signed)
Inks
Paul Gustavson (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Paul Gustavson

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The smallest man you ever saw...
Genre
humor

Indexer Notes

All Gustavson credits verified and courtesy of Terry Gustafson, son of Paul Gustavson.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 20)

Cheerio Minstrels / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
If I had four apples and I gave you half...
Genre
humor

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 21)

Spots / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Paul Gustavson (signed)
Pencils
Paul Gustavson (signed)
Inks
Paul Gustavson (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Paul Gustavson

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Missed him by gosh!
Genre
humor; animal
Characters
Spots

Indexer Notes

All Gustavson credits verified and courtesy of Terry Gustafson, son of Paul Gustavson.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 22)

Bingo / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Bob Wood (credited) (signed as B. W.)
Pencils
Bob Wood (credited) (signed as B. W.)
Inks
Bob Wood (credited) (signed as B. W.)
Colors
?
Letters
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
How are things in this town, Bo?
Genre
humor

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

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.25 page (report information)

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. ["The Fiji island boys present their sweethearts..."]
    Strange But True
  3. 2. ["Ty Cobb, known to the sporting world as the Georgia Peach..."]
    Top-notchers
  4. 3. ["I'll bet I look as dumb as those two sailors in this outfit"]
    Block and Fall
  5. 4. Are You Handicapped?
  6. 5. ["- And the Great Boodini challenges you to produce anything he can't escape from!"]
    Boodini the Great
  7. 6. The Empty Watchcase
  8. 7. Plunder in the Swells
  9. 8. May Day in Jungletown
    Jungletown Show Boat
  10. 9. House of Stamps
    Let's Do Something
  11. 10. ["Inspection this morning, boys"]
    Officer Clancy
  12. 11. ["I'll match you officer - two tickets or none at all!"]
    Ticklers!
  13. 12. ["Hmm - must be hard water!"]
    Nutty Fagin
  14. 13. ["Gosh! I wish these little pests would lay off my hook!"]
    Li'l Arthur
  15. 14. Goobyland
  16. 15. ["So that's what I get for marrying an aviator..."]
    It's Really a Fact!
  17. 16. ["Hippee"]
    Missing Links
  18. 17. ["Yesh - ash swat I wan' - ataxic!"]
    Jitney Joe
  19. 18. ["Hi, Alex"]
    Smart Alec
  20. 19. ["The smallest man you ever saw..."]
    Jingle Jingle
  21. 20. ["If I had four apples and I gave you half..."]
    Cheerio Minstrels
  22. 21. ["Missed him by gosh!"]
    Spots
  23. 22. ["How are things in this town, Bo?"]
    Bingo
  24. 23. [no title indexed]
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