([circa 1945])

Chesler / Dynamic, 1944 Series
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Educational Publishing Co.
Brand
World's Greatest Comics / Harry "A" Chesler Jr.
Editing
Harry "A" Chesler ?
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched

Issue Notes

Full indicia: Jest No. 11 Comics [sic] Published Bi-monthly by Educational Publishing Co., 941 Eye St. N. W., Washington, 1, D. C.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Gus Ricca ?
Inks
Gus Ricca ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; military

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

Jowett Institute of Physical Culture / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

"Red" Herring / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Joe Beck
Inks
Otto Eppers ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Take that, Moby Dick!
Genre
humor; children
Characters
Red Herring; Flash; Miss Hoskins; Betty

Indexer Notes

Story reference to "Captain Eppy" (i.e., Otto Eppers).

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

King Kole's Kourt / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
George Nagle (credited)
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
This situation is driving me nuts!
Genre
humor
Reprints
  • from Star Comics (Centaur, 1937 series) #?

Indexer Notes

This does not look like a reprint from Star Comics, although the character did appear there.

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

Riggin' Bill / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Joe Beck
Inks
Otto Eppers ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Watcha got in the bag, Bill?
Genre
humor
Characters
Riggin' Bill

Indexer Notes

Previous indexer indicated this was a reprint from Star Comics, but this appears to be a completely new story with art by current artist Joe Beck, not original artist Fred Schwab. The character of Riggin' Bill also looks completely different than the Star Comics version.

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I'm the Guy / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Fred Schwab
Inks
Fred Schwab
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Extra! Riggin’ Bill saves crew from Wild Wimmen.
Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Characters
Polly Tix the parrot
Reprints

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Oh-oh – I gotta climb over to get it back!
Reprints
  • from Star Comics (Centaur, 1937 series) #?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7)

Freddy and His Monster / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Joe Beck
Inks
Otto Eppers ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Jeeper creepers -- I'm the winner...
Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals; science fiction
Characters
Freddy

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Bows an' Arrows / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Allright! So you imitate movie stars, eh?
Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Reprints
  • from Star Comics (Centaur, 1937 series) #?

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

Jess Phoolin / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Fred Schwab
Inks
Fred Schwab
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I asked the widder Jones over at the “Monkey” Ranch to marry me today!
Genre
humor; western-frontier
Reprints

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

Script
?
Pencils
Joe Beck
Inks
Otto Eppers ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
We will continue our arithmetic lesson where we left off...
Genre
humor; children

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

Foxy Grandpa / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Charles Biro ?
Inks
Charles Biro ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Don't tell Grandpa we have these invitations...
Genre
humor
Characters
Grandpa
Reprints

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Little Nemo in Adventure Land / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Star light, star bright...
Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Nemo; Impy; Princess; Professor; Porky the Ogre; Flip; Dr. Pill
Reprints
  • from Star Comics (Centaur, 1937 series) #?

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Private Chesler / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Joe Beck
Inks
Otto Eppers ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
There’s a telegram for you! Oh-oh!
Genre
humor

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Your Uncle Dudley / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Where’d you come from, nephew?
Genre
humor

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Oddities / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
This little brown bat...
Genre
non-fiction; nature

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Medicine Man / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Yes, gentlemen. This medicine will cure practically anything
Reprints
  • from Star Ranger Funnies (Centaur, 1938 series) #?

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

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Oboy! Here’s where we make us some easy dough!
Reprints

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

Slim Pickens / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Being a war correspondent’s no fun!
Reprints
  • from Star Ranger (Centaur, 1937 series) #?

Francisco Villa (Table of Contents: 19)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Richard Speed
Inks
Richard Speed
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; biography
Characters
Francisco Villa [Pancho Villa]
Reprints

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

Jungle-Town Show Boat / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Dick Ryan
Pencils
Dick Ryan
Inks
Dick Ryan
Colors
?
Letters
Dick Ryan

First Line of Dialogue or Text
To-night only! Greatest entertainment ever
Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Reprints

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

Killer-McGee / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Fred Schwab
Inks
Fred Schwab
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
- Notice - Lawyers admitted to the bar ain’t allowed to drink in it.
Genre
humor
Reprints

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

When Father Was a Boy / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Fred Schwab ?
Inks
Fred Schwab ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
And then over the horizon could...
Reprints

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

When Mother Was a Girl / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Isn’t it beautiful. I’m going to ask...
Reprints

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Out Where the West Begins / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jim Chambers [as JGC]
Inks
Jim Chambers [as JGC]
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Not Guilty. You’re not guilty of horse...
Reprints

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Tell Me Mr. Wise Guy! / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Don’t buy it – I sell it, but I know its phony!

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Laughing at Life / comic story / 0.25 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Now I know I’ll have to go on a diet

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Don't Look Now / comic story / 0.25 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Don’t Look Now – but I think we dug...

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

Nothing But the Truth / comic story / 0.25 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I’ve been here 19 years and ain’t seen...

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

Tell Me Mr. Wise Guy! / comic story / 0.25 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Genuine Bald Russian

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

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

Script
?
Pencils
Fred Schwab
Inks
Fred Schwab
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Lemme have some soup.
Genre
humor
Reprints

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

Lonesome Luke / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Oboy! Wait’ll they git an eyefull
Reprints
  • from Star Ranger (Centaur, 1937 series) #?

Salute to the Mailman (Table of Contents: 32)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

Probably reprinted from an issue of Star Comics, as it is signed "Fred Guardineer '37"

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Joe Ticket the Picket / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Gosh, thing’s are slow.
Genre
humor

Indexer Notes

Previous indexer suggested this was a reprint from Star Comics, but the art is not by the usual artist Fred Schwab, so it might be a new story using the same character.

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

Jack Potts / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Fred Schwab
Pencils
Fred Schwab
Inks
Fred Schwab
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
What the well dressed man will wear
Genre
humor
Reprints

Indexer Notes

No dialogue in this strip.

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

Kat' Nips / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dick Ryan
Inks
Dick Ryan
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Now, my darling, I’m going to give you a lesson
Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals

Indexer Notes

Probably a reprint from Star Comics.

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

Homeless Oscar / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dick Ryan
Inks
Dick Ryan
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
We have to do something to empty the house
Genre
humor; anthropomorphic-funny animals
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Jowett Institute of Physical Culture
  3. 2. ["Take that, Moby Dick!"]
    "Red" Herring
  4. 3. ["This situation is driving me nuts!"]
    King Kole's Kourt
  5. 4. ["Watcha got in the bag, Bill?"]
    Riggin' Bill
  6. 5. ["Extra! Riggin’ Bill saves crew from Wild Wimmen."]
    I'm the Guy
  7. 6. ["Oh-oh – I gotta climb over to get it back!"]
    Li'l Arthur
  8. 7. ["Jeeper creepers -- I'm the winner..."]
    Freddy and His Monster
  9. 8. ["Allright! So you imitate movie stars, eh?"]
    Bows an' Arrows
  10. 9. ["I asked the widder Jones over at the “Monkey” Ranch to marry me today!"]
    Jess Phoolin
  11. 10. ["We will continue our arithmetic lesson where we left off..."]
    Little Joe
  12. 11. ["Don't tell Grandpa we have these invitations..."]
    Foxy Grandpa
  13. 12. ["Star light, star bright..."]
    Little Nemo in Adventure Land
  14. 13. ["There’s a telegram for you! Oh-oh!"]
    Private Chesler
  15. 14. ["Where’d you come from, nephew?"]
    Your Uncle Dudley
  16. 15. ["This little brown bat..."]
    Oddities
  17. 16. ["Yes, gentlemen. This medicine will cure practically anything"]
    Medicine Man
  18. 17. ["Oboy! Here’s where we make us some easy dough!"]
    Boodini the Great
  19. 18. ["Being a war correspondent’s no fun!"]
    Slim Pickens
  20. 19. Francisco Villa
  21. 20. ["To-night only! Greatest entertainment ever"]
    Jungle-Town Show Boat
  22. 21. ["- Notice - Lawyers admitted to the bar ain’t allowed to drink in it."]
    Killer-McGee
  23. 22. ["And then over the horizon could..."]
    When Father Was a Boy
  24. 23. ["Isn’t it beautiful. I’m going to ask..."]
    When Mother Was a Girl
  25. 24. ["Not Guilty. You’re not guilty of horse..."]
    Out Where the West Begins
  26. 25. ["Don’t buy it – I sell it, but I know its phony!"]
    Tell Me Mr. Wise Guy!
  27. 26. ["Now I know I’ll have to go on a diet"]
    Laughing at Life
  28. 27. ["Don’t Look Now – but I think we dug..."]
    Don't Look Now
  29. 28. ["I’ve been here 19 years and ain’t seen..."]
    Nothing But the Truth
  30. 29. ["Genuine Bald Russian"]
    Tell Me Mr. Wise Guy!
  31. 30. ["Lemme have some soup."]
    Joe Dokes
  32. 31. ["Oboy! Wait’ll they git an eyefull"]
    Lonesome Luke
  33. 32. Salute to the Mailman
  34. 33. ["Gosh, thing’s are slow."]
    Joe Ticket the Picket
  35. 34. ["What the well dressed man will wear"]
    Jack Potts
  36. 35. ["Now, my darling, I’m going to give you a lesson"]
    Kat' Nips
  37. 36. ["We have to do something to empty the house"]
    Homeless Oscar
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