Cool Cat #v8#6
(March-April 1962)

Prize, 1962 Series
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Volume
8
Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale Date
1961-12-12
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Crestwood Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand
Prize Group
Editing
Jack O'Brien

Issue Notes

On sale date as given in the copyright application as listed in the Catalog of Copyright Entries, Periodicals, January-June 1962, page 46, registration number B943451.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Cool Cat / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jack O'Brien ?
Pencils
Jack O'Brien [as O'Brien] (signed)
Inks
Jack O'Brien [as O'Brien] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
This is your idea of a double date?
Genre
humor; car
Characters
Cool Cat; Kitten (blonde); unnamed redhead
Keywords
dating; hot rod

Red Hot Rod Riding Hood (Table of Contents: 1)

Cool Cat / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Jack O'Brien ?
Pencils
Jack O'Brien [as O'Brien] (signed)
Inks
Jack O'Brien [as O'Brien] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; car; teen
Characters
Cool Cat; Grandma Schultz; granddaughter
Synopsis
A take off on the Little Red Riding Hood story.
Keywords
pizza pie

Man, Who's the Coolest Cat in the Land????? (Table of Contents: 2)

Cool Cat / activity / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jack O'Brien
Inks
Jack O'Brien
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Cool Cat

Indexer Notes

Cool Cat invites the readers to enter a contest to win "50 skins" (dollars).

'Lil Monster (Table of Contents: 3)

Cool Cat / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jack O'Brien ?
Inks
Jack O'Brien ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Cool Cat; Kitten; Kitten's brother
Synopsis
Cool Cat has to pay off Kitten's little brother to leave them alone.

Cool Cat's Folks (Table of Contents: 4)

Cool Cat / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Jack O'Brien ?
Pencils
Jack O'Brien
Inks
Jack O'Brien
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Cool Cat; Big Daddy; Big Mama [Mrs. Tweed; Mrs. Cole]; Mrs. Windybaum; string quartet; Slipnose Jackson and the Herd; the Ape; Kitten
Synopsis
The PTA wants a string quartet to play music at a fund raiser, while Big Mama wants a cool jazz band.
Keywords
jazz music; P.T.A.

Indexer Notes

An error in continuity has "Big Mama" referred to as "Mrs. Tweed" and "Mrs. Cole."

The Poison Pen Letter (Table of Contents: 5)

Cool Cat / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jack O'Brien (illustration)
Inks
Jack O'Brien (illustration)
Colors
?
Letters
?; typeset

Genre
humor; military; teen
Characters
Cool Cat; Big Daddy; Big Mama; postman; army sergeant
Synopsis
Cool Cat gets a letter to report to the army for his draft physical.
Keywords
draft; selective service

The Cat Trap (Table of Contents: 6)

Cool Cat / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jack O'Brien
Inks
Jack O'Brien
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Cool Cat; Kitten; Kitten's father
Synopsis
Cool Cat wants to be alone with Kitten but her father stays around.

Dig That Crazy Evolution! (Table of Contents: 7)

Cool Cat / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jack O'Brien
Inks
Jack O'Brien
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Cool Cat; Kitten; the Ape
Synopsis
Cool Cat thinks that science is the worst drag in school.

Indexer Notes

Kitten's hair color is brown in this story.

Big Sport (Table of Contents: 8)

Cool Cat / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jack O'Brien
Inks
Jack O'Brien
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; teen
Characters
Cool Cat; Kitten (redhead); brunette; the Ape; blonde scuba diver; brunette scuba diver
Synopsis
Cool Cat, the Ape and their dates are on a picnic when he picks up two female scuba divers.
Keywords
canoe; picnic; SCUBA

Blind Date (Table of Contents: 9)

Cool Cat / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jack O'Brien
Inks
Jack O'Brien
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; car; teen
Characters
Cool Cat; the Ape; Kitten
Synopsis
Cool Cat has trouble getting a date for the evening.
Keywords
blind date; hot rod
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["This is your idea of a double date?"]
    Cool Cat
  2. 1. Red Hot Rod Riding Hood
    Cool Cat
  3. 2. Man, Who's the Coolest Cat in the Land?????
    Cool Cat
  4. 3. 'Lil Monster
    Cool Cat
  5. 4. Cool Cat's Folks
    Cool Cat
  6. 5. The Poison Pen Letter
    Cool Cat
  7. 6. The Cat Trap
    Cool Cat
  8. 7. Dig That Crazy Evolution!
    Cool Cat
  9. 8. Big Sport
    Cool Cat
  10. 9. Blind Date
    Cool Cat
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