(September 1938)

David McKay, 1937 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1938-08-03
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
David McKay Company
Editing
?

Issue Notes

On sale date as listed in the Catalog of Copyright Entries, Periodicals, 1941, page 137, registration number B502749.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Katzenjammer Kids / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Joe Musial (signed as Musial)
Inks
Joe Musial (signed as Musial)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; children
Characters
Hans; Fritz; Captain
Keywords
monkey

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

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Script
? [as Ace]
Pencils
? (photo)
Inks
? (photo)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Having a good time?
Genre
non-fiction
Characters
C. D. Russell (Pete the Tramp's creator).

Indexer Notes

The inside-front cover.

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

Jungle Jim / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Alex Raymond (credited)
Pencils
Alex Raymond (credited)
Inks
Alex Raymond (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Bhutan is fleeing to the China border with Jim as his captive...
Genre
adventure; jungle

Ann - the Old Woman Who Lived in a Shoe (Table of Contents: 3)

Ripley's Believe It or Not! / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Robert Ripley (credited) (signed as Ripley)
Pencils
Robert Ripley (credited) (signed as Ripley)
Inks
Robert Ripley (credited) (signed as Ripley)
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

The 4 pages are spread throughout the comic

Greta Garbo (Table of Contents: 4)

Seein' Stars / comic story / 0.85 page (report information)

Script
Feg Murray (signed as Feg Murray)
Pencils
Feg Murray (signed as Feg Murray)
Inks
Feg Murray (signed as Feg Murray)
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction
Characters
Ginger Rogers
Keywords
Celebrity

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

The Katzenjammer Kids / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Harold Knerr (credited as Knerr) (signed as Knerr)
Pencils
Harold Knerr (credited as Knerr) (signed as Knerr)
Inks
Harold Knerr (credited as Knerr) (signed as Knerr)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Vot goes on in here? Help! Help! Loafer~ Come oudt!
Genre
humor; children

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

They'll Do It Every Time / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jimmy Hatlo (credited) (signed as Jimmy Hatlo)
Pencils
Jimmy Hatlo (credited) (signed as Jimmy Hatlo)
Inks
Jimmy Hatlo (credited) (signed as Jimmy Hatlo)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Carrots again! Carrots!
Genre
humor; domestic

Speed! (Table of Contents: 7)

Sports in Pictures / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jack Sords (signed as Sords)
Pencils
Jack Sords (signed as Sords)
Inks
Jack Sords (signed as Sords)
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; sports
Characters
Ben Chapman; Gene Sarazen; War Admiral; Seabiscuit
Keywords
baseball; golf; horse racing

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

Curley Harper at Lakespur / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Lyman Young (credited)
Pencils
Lyman Young (credited)
Inks
Lyman Young (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
It's the beginning of the 9th inning and the score is a tie!
Genre
drama; sports; adventure

The First Indian (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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

Elmer [a young boy] / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Doc Winner (credited) (signed as Winner)
Pencils
Doc Winner (credited) (signed as Winner)
Inks
Doc Winner (credited) (signed as Winner)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Do you want me to carry that wood...
Genre
humor; children; domestic

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

Etta Kett / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Paul Robinson (credited) (signed as Paul Robinson)
Pencils
Paul Robinson (credited) (signed as Paul Robinson)
Inks
Paul Robinson (credited) (signed as Paul Robinson)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
You're taking a chance coming over...
Genre
humor; teen

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

Barney Google and Snuffy Smith / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Billy DeBeck (credited as Billy De Beck) (signed as Billy DeBeck)
Pencils
Billy DeBeck (credited as Billy De Beck) (signed as Billy DeBeck)
Inks
Billy DeBeck (credited as Billy De Beck) (signed as Billy DeBeck)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Naow, Paw -- stop groanin' an' try to accumelate yorese'f...
Feature Logo
Barney Google
Genre
humor

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

Puz-L-Zoo; Professor Quiz / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
?; typeset

Genre
non-fiction

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

Tim Tyler's Luck / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Lyman Young (credited) (signed as Lyman Young)
Pencils
Lyman Young (credited) (signed as Lyman Young)
Inks
Lyman Young (credited) (signed as Lyman Young)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I'll ride back to headquarters with this infant, Jim.
Genre
adventure

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

Nicodemus O'Malley & His Pet Whale / comic story / 1.33 pages (report information)

Script
A. D. Carter (signed as Ad Carter)
Pencils
A. D. Carter (signed as Ad Carter)
Inks
A. D. Carter (signed as Ad Carter)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
More speed...
Genre
children; fantasy-supernatural

Indexer Notes

four 1/3 pages

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

Just Kids [1920s-50s] / comic story / 2.67 pages (report information)

Script
A. D. Carter (signed as Ad Carter)
Pencils
A. D. Carter (signed as Ad Carter)
Inks
A. D. Carter (signed as Ad Carter)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Mr. Branner -- you'll be very glad to know...
Genre
humor; children

Indexer Notes

The bottom 2/3 of 4 pages.

Drought! (Table of Contents: 17)

Ripley's Believe It or Not! / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Robert Ripley (credited) (signed as Ripley)
Pencils
Robert Ripley (credited) (signed as Ripley)
Inks
Robert Ripley (credited) (signed as Ripley)
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction
Characters
Mrs. 'E'

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

Pete the Tramp / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
C. D. Russell (credited) (signed as C. D. Russell)
Pencils
C. D. Russell (credited) (signed as C. D. Russell)
Inks
C. D. Russell (credited) (signed as C. D. Russell)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
H'mm -- that gives me an idea...
Genre
humor

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

Blondie / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Chic Young (credited) (signed as Chic Young)
Pencils
Chic Young (credited) (signed as Chic Young)
Inks
Chic Young (credited) (signed as Chic Young)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Baby Dumpling, Alvin is here to play with you.
Genre
humor; domestic

Don't Miss the Last Comic Transfer Set! Blondie - Set No. 6 (Table of Contents: 20) (Expand) /

Blondie / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Black Shadow - Part 6 (Table of Contents: 21)

Timberline Tales / text story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Rutherford Montgomery (credited as Rutherford G. Montgomery)
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
adventure; western-frontier
Characters
Bill Bailey

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

Ripley's Believe It or Not! / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Robert Ripley (credited as Robert L. Ripley) (signed as Ripley)
Pencils
Robert Ripley (credited as Robert L. Ripley) (signed as Ripley)
Inks
Robert Ripley (credited as Robert L. Ripley) (signed as Ripley)
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
True fish story
Genre
non-fiction

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

Tillie the Toiler / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Russ Westover (credited) (signed as Russ Westover)
Pencils
Russ Westover (credited) (signed as Russ Westover)
Inks
Russ Westover (credited) (signed as Russ Westover)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Our courting days are going to be something...
Genre
drama; humor
Keywords
soap opera

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

Krazy Kat / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
George Herriman (signed as Herriman)
Pencils
George Herriman (signed as Herriman)
Inks
George Herriman (signed as Herriman)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
One two three four five six seven eight nine ten eleven -- jail!
Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals; satire-parody

Indexer Notes

No dialogue.

Big Dough Joe (Table of Contents: 25)

Sports in Pictures / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jack Sords (signed as Sords)
Pencils
Jack Sords (signed as Sords)
Inks
Jack Sords (signed as Sords)
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; sports
Characters
Joe DiMaggio
Keywords
baseball

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

The Phantom / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Lee Falk (credited)
Pencils
Ray Moore (credited)
Inks
Ray Moore (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The baroness thought you might like to look around.
Genre
adventure; jungle; superhero
Reprints
  • Reprints daily strips from Jan 22-23 & 25-30, 1937, but one panel is omitted from each 4-panel strip in order to fit 2 dailies on each 7-panel page.

Charlie McCarthy (Table of Contents: 27)

Seein' Stars / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Feg Murray (signed as Feg Murray)
Pencils
Feg Murray (signed as Feg Murray)
Inks
Feg Murray (signed as Feg Murray)
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction
Characters
Dorothy Lamour; Jon Hall

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

Teddy and Sitting Bull / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Musial (credited) (signed as Musial)
Pencils
Joe Musial (credited) (signed as Musial)
Inks
Joe Musial (credited) (signed as Musial)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
We're going exploring!
Genre
humor; children; domestic

Indexer Notes

The first page has no dialogue.

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

The Pussycat Princess / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Ed Anthony (credited)
Pencils
Ruth Carroll (credited) (signed as Ruth Carroll)
Inks
Ruth Carroll (credited) (signed as Ruth Carroll)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I'm ahead! I've landed three pennies in it so far.
Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals

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

Room and Board / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Gene Ahern (credited) (signed as Gene Ahern)
Pencils
Gene Ahern (credited) (signed as Gene Ahern)
Inks
Gene Ahern (credited) (signed as Gene Ahern)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Haw, lad -- I am going to write an original story...
Genre
humor; domestic

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

Daffydoodles / cartoon / 0.67 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Doc Winner (credited) (signed as Winner)
Inks
Doc Winner (credited) (signed as Winner)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Listening to a rubber band.
Genre
humor

Indexer Notes

Bloopers sent in by readers.

Diamond Kitty (Table of Contents: 32)

Ripley's Believe It or Not! / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Robert Ripley (credited as Robert L. Ripley) (signed as Ripley)
Pencils
Robert Ripley (credited as Robert L. Ripley) (signed as Ripley)
Inks
Robert Ripley (credited as Robert L. Ripley) (signed as Ripley)
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction

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

Pete the Tramp / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
C. D. Russell (credited) (signed as C. D. Russell)
Pencils
C. D. Russell (credited) (signed as C. D. Russell)
Inks
C. D. Russell (credited) (signed as C. D. Russell)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Coming to the smoker tonight, Pete!?
Genre
humor

Feature Books (Table of Contents: 34) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    The Katzenjammer Kids
  2. 1. ["Having a good time?"]
  3. 2. ["Bhutan is fleeing to the China border with Jim as his captive..."]
    Jungle Jim
  4. 3. Ann - the Old Woman Who Lived in a Shoe
    Ripley's Believe It or Not!
  5. 4. Greta Garbo
    Seein' Stars
  6. 5. ["Vot goes on in here? Help! Help! Loafer~ Come oudt!"]
    The Katzenjammer Kids
  7. 6. ["Carrots again! Carrots!"]
    They'll Do It Every Time
  8. 7. Speed!
    Sports in Pictures
  9. 8. ["It's the beginning of the 9th inning and the score is a tie!"]
    Curley Harper at Lakespur
  10. 9. The First Indian
  11. 10. ["Do you want me to carry that wood..."]
    Elmer [a young boy]
  12. 11. ["You're taking a chance coming over..."]
    Etta Kett
  13. 12. ["Naow, Paw -- stop groanin' an' try to accumelate yorese'f..."]
    Barney Google and Snuffy Smith
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Puz-L-Zoo; Professor Quiz
  15. 14. ["I'll ride back to headquarters with this infant, Jim."]
    Tim Tyler's Luck
  16. 15. ["More speed..."]
    Nicodemus O'Malley & His Pet Whale
  17. 16. ["Mr. Branner -- you'll be very glad to know..."]
    Just Kids [1920s-50s]
  18. 17. Drought!
    Ripley's Believe It or Not!
  19. 18. ["H'mm -- that gives me an idea..."]
    Pete the Tramp
  20. 19. ["Baby Dumpling, Alvin is here to play with you."]
    Blondie
  21. 20. Don't Miss the Last Comic Transfer Set! Blondie - Set No. 6
    Blondie
  22. 21. Black Shadow - Part 6
    Timberline Tales
  23. 22. ["True fish story"]
    Ripley's Believe It or Not!
  24. 23. ["Our courting days are going to be something..."]
    Tillie the Toiler
  25. 24. ["One two three four five six seven eight nine ten eleven -- jail!"]
    Krazy Kat
  26. 25. Big Dough Joe
    Sports in Pictures
  27. 26. ["The baroness thought you might like to look around."]
    The Phantom
  28. 27. Charlie McCarthy
    Seein' Stars
  29. 28. ["We're going exploring!"]
    Teddy and Sitting Bull
  30. 29. ["I'm ahead! I've landed three pennies in it so far."]
    The Pussycat Princess
  31. 30. ["Haw, lad -- I am going to write an original story..."]
    Room and Board
  32. 31. ["Listening to a rubber band."]
    Daffydoodles
  33. 32. Diamond Kitty
    Ripley's Believe It or Not!
  34. 33. ["Coming to the smoker tonight, Pete!?"]
    Pete the Tramp
  35. 34. Feature Books
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