(September 1938)

Quality Comics, 1937 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Comic Favorites, Inc.
Editing
Ed Cronin

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Joe Palooka / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ed Cronin
Inks
Ed Cronin
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Joe Palooka's Training Quarters
Genre
sports

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

Mickey Finn / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Lank Leonard
Pencils
Lank Leonard
Inks
Lank Leonard
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
You oughta cut the grass today, Uncle Phil
Genre
humor

Indexer Notes

strip reprints: McNaught Syndicate

The Great Pyramid (Table of Contents: 2)

Strange as It Seems / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
John Hix
Pencils
John Hix
Inks
John Hix
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

strip reprints: McNaught Syndicate

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

Lala Palooza / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Rube Goldberg
Pencils
Rube Goldberg
Inks
Rube Goldberg
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Look Vincent-- a motorcycle cop!
Genre
humor

Indexer Notes

strip reprints- Frank Jay Markey syndicate

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

Toddy / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
George Marcoux (signed)
Pencils
George Marcoux (signed)
Inks
George Marcoux (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Tsk! I hate t'do this but it's the only way out!
Genre
humor; children

Indexer Notes

strip reprints:McNaught Syndicate

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

Flossie / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Al Zere
Pencils
Al Zere
Inks
Al Zere
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; children

Indexer Notes

strip reprints:McNaught Syndicate

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6)

Off the Record / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
Ed Reed (signed)
Pencils
Ed Reed (signed)
Inks
Ed Reed (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Wake up! It's time for your sleeping medicine!
Genre
humor

Indexer Notes

Panel reprints: Register and Tribune Syndicate

Katherine Hepburn (Table of Contents: 7)

Screen Snapshots / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
Bernard Baily (signed)
Pencils
Bernard Baily (signed)
Inks
Bernard Baily (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
biography; non-fiction

Indexer Notes

Universal Phoenix Features

[Game in a Quiet Town] (Table of Contents: 8)

Clip Chance at Cliffside / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
George Brenner (signed as Scott Sheridan)
Pencils
George Brenner (signed as Scott Sheridan)
Inks
George Brenner (signed as Scott Sheridan)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
sports; adventure
Characters
Bob Hoyt (first appearance); Bill Webb (first appearance)

[Episode 12] (Table of Contents: 9)

Big Top / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Ed Wheelan
Pencils
Ed Wheelan
Inks
Ed Wheelan
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Dad- You're a sight for sore eyes
Genre
adventure; humor

Indexer Notes

strip reprints: Frank J. Markey Syndicate

The Greatest Golf Performance In History (Table of Contents: 10)

They're Still Talking / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
Bob Zuppke
Pencils
Walt Depew
Inks
Walt Depew
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
sports; non-fiction

Indexer Notes

strip reprints- Register and Tribune Syndicate

Bamboo (Table of Contents: 11)

Strange as It Seems / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
John Hix (signed)
Pencils
John Hix (signed)
Inks
John Hix (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

panel reprints- McNaught Syndicate

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

Jane Arden / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Monte Barrett
Pencils
Russell Ross
Inks
Russell Ross
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Heavens! What's happened to you?
Genre
drama; adventure
Keywords
soap opera

Indexer Notes

strip reprints Register and Tribune Syndicate

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

Exciting Adventures / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
Terry Gilkison (signed)
Pencils
Terry Gilkison (signed)
Inks
Terry Gilkison (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Blown by Artic storm halfway to northpole
Genre
non-fiction; adventure

Indexer Notes

Last appearance in Feature Funnies. Exciting Adventures will move to Smash Comics (Quality Comics, 1939 Series) starting with issue #1.

[Charitable Charley] (Table of Contents: 14)

The Clock [superhero] / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
George Brenner (signed as Geo E. Brenner)
Pencils
George Brenner (signed as Geo E. Brenner)
Inks
George Brenner (signed as Geo E. Brenner)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Feature Logo
The Clock Strikes
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Clock [Brian O'Brien]; Charitable Charley (villain, introduction)
Synopsis
In order to combat his newest opponent, the Clock rigs his suit with tear gas.

Pirates Ahoy!: Mystery Still Hovers Over the Sea (Table of Contents: 15)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Charles B. Driscoll
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

[The Phantom Swordsman] (Table of Contents: 16)

Ned Brant / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Zuppke
Pencils
Walt Depew
Inks
Walt Depew
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
sports

Indexer Notes

strip reprints- Register and Tribune Syndicate

The Boy Who Beat Paavo Nurmi's Two Mile Mark (Table of Contents: 17)

They're Still Talking / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
Bob Zuppke
Pencils
Walt Depew
Inks
Walt Depew
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
sports; non-fiction

Indexer Notes

strip reprints: Register and Tribune Syndicate

Hawaiian Wild West- (Table of Contents: 18)

Strange as It Seems / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
John Hix
Pencils
John Hix
Inks
John Hix
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

panel reprints- McNaught Syndicate

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

Dixie Dugan / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
J. P. McEvoy
Pencils
John Striebel
Inks
John Striebel
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Do you say the boys are wealthy-
Genre
humor

Indexer Notes

panel reprints- McNaught Syndicate

[The Rescue of Inez] (Table of Contents: 20)

Gallant Knight / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Vern Henkel
Pencils
Vern Henkel
Inks
Vern Henkel
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
historical; adventure
Characters
Sir Neville; Sir Giles (villain); Inez

Indexer Notes

from Wags (UK)(Editors Press Service) 1937 series

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

Archie O'Toole / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Will Eisner (signed as Bud Thomas)
Pencils
Will Eisner (signed as Bud Thomas)
Inks
Will Eisner (signed as Bud Thomas)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Curses! We still haven't succeeded in getting back the throne!
Genre
adventure; humor
Characters
Archie O'Toole; Gil O. Teen (villain); Sneezheim
Synopsis
Gil O. Teen tries to get Archie to fall in love with a female impersonator.

[Episode 12] (Table of Contents: 22)

Slim and Tubby / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
John Welch
Pencils
Jack W. McGuire (signed)
Inks
Jack W. McGuire (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Beauty!! You found it!! Water--water!! Look Hammond!
Genre
adventure; western-frontier; aviation

Indexer Notes

strip reprints: Bullet Benton (Register and Tribune Syndicate) code A115+ Sept 2 1935.

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

Hawks of the Seas / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Will Eisner (signed as Willis Rensie)
Pencils
Will Eisner (signed as Willis Rensie)
Inks
Will Eisner (signed as Willis Rensie)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Do you mean that we are to supply our own slaves with a ship in which to go free?
Genre
historical; adventure
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Last appearance in Feature Comics and in a Quality publication. Hawks of the Seas continues in JUMBO COMICS (Fiction House) #1.
Reformatted from original form to fit smaller page size.
Pages 38-41.

Patents Pending (Table of Contents: 24)

The Bungle Family / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
H. J. Tuthill
Pencils
H. J. Tuthill
Inks
H. J. Tuthill
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; domestic

Indexer Notes

strip reprints: McNaught Syndicate

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 25)

Off the Record / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
Ed Reed
Pencils
Ed Reed
Inks
Ed Reed
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I told you our son would make good
Genre
humor

Indexer Notes

Panel reprints: Register and Tribune Syndicate

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

Joe Palooka / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Ham Fisher
Pencils
Mo Leff (ghost for Ham Fisher)
Inks
Mo Leff (ghost for Ham Fisher)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I think I spraint my knuckle
Genre
sports

Indexer Notes

strip reprints McNaught Syndicate

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Joe Palooka's Training Quarters"]
    Joe Palooka
  2. 1. ["You oughta cut the grass today, Uncle Phil"]
    Mickey Finn
  3. 2. The Great Pyramid
    Strange as It Seems
  4. 3. ["Look Vincent-- a motorcycle cop!"]
    Lala Palooza
  5. 4. ["Tsk! I hate t'do this but it's the only way out!"]
    Toddy
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Flossie
  7. 6. ["Wake up! It's time for your sleeping medicine!"]
    Off the Record
  8. 7. Katherine Hepburn
    Screen Snapshots
  9. 8. [Game in a Quiet Town]
    Clip Chance at Cliffside
  10. 9. [Episode 12]
    Big Top
  11. 10. The Greatest Golf Performance In History
    They're Still Talking
  12. 11. Bamboo
    Strange as It Seems
  13. 12. ["Heavens! What's happened to you?"]
    Jane Arden
  14. 13. ["Blown by Artic storm halfway to northpole"]
    Exciting Adventures
  15. 14. [Charitable Charley]
    The Clock [superhero]
  16. 15. Pirates Ahoy!: Mystery Still Hovers Over the Sea
  17. 16. [The Phantom Swordsman]
    Ned Brant
  18. 17. The Boy Who Beat Paavo Nurmi's Two Mile Mark
    They're Still Talking
  19. 18. Hawaiian Wild West-
    Strange as It Seems
  20. 19. ["Do you say the boys are wealthy-"]
    Dixie Dugan
  21. 20. [The Rescue of Inez]
    Gallant Knight
  22. 21. ["Curses! We still haven't succeeded in getting back the throne!"]
    Archie O'Toole
  23. 22. [Episode 12]
    Slim and Tubby
  24. 23. ["Do you mean that we are to supply our own slaves with a ship in which to go free?"]
    Hawks of the Seas
  25. 24. Patents Pending
    The Bungle Family
  26. 25. ["I told you our son would make good"]
    Off the Record
  27. 26. ["I think I spraint my knuckle"]
    Joe Palooka
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