(January 1944)

David McKay, 1937 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
60
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1943-12-01
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
David McKay Company
Editing
?

Issue Notes

The on-sale date is from the publication date recorded in the Catalog of Copyright Entries, Part 2, Periodicals, 1944, New Series, Vol. 39, No. 1.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils
Joe Musial
Inks
Joe Musial
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; children
Characters
Hans; Fritz; Captain

December Again! (Table of Contents: 1)

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

Script
? [as Ace]
Pencils
Dorothy Jean Donally
Inks
Dorothy Jean Donally
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

The inside-front cover.

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

The Phantom / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I must have that dispatch case at once. The Japs' big push is coming soon.
Genre
adventure; jungle; superhero
Reprints
  • From Phantom daily strips (King Features Syndicate) 1942-04-21 - 1942-04-25, 1942-04-27 - 1942-05-02 and 1942-05-04 - 1942-05-08.
    [Panels are omitted from some strips on some pages in order to fit 2 dailies on each 7-panel page.]

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

Daffydoodles / cartoon / 0.67 page (report information)

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

Genre
humor

Indexer Notes

Jokes from readers.

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

Pete the Tramp / comic story / 2 pages (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
This is the third time this week...
Genre
humor

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

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

Script
Alex Raymond (credited) (signed as AR)
Pencils
Alex Raymond (credited) (signed as AR)
Inks
Alex Raymond (credited) (signed as AR)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Two men force their way into the home of Senhor Alvarez, a Brazilian government official...
Genre
adventure; jungle

Indexer Notes

One page is dated 4-4-43.

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

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
What kind of trouble are you hatching, now?
Genre
humor; children

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

Private Breger Abroad / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
Dave Breger (credited as Sgt. Dave Breger) (signed as Sgt. Dave Breger, Britain)
Pencils
Dave Breger (credited as Sgt. Dave Breger) (signed as Sgt. Dave Breger, Britain)
Inks
Dave Breger (credited as Sgt. Dave Breger) (signed as Sgt. Dave Breger, Britain)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; military

Indexer Notes

Four 1-panel jokes.

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

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
We're apt to get surprise raids any time, Tim, but so very many new ...
Feature Logo
Tim Tyler
Genre
adventure; war

Vol. 2 -- No. 10 (Table of Contents: 9)

The Young Reporter / text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Hal Fox (credited) (editor)
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
?; typeset

Genre
non-fiction

Indexer Notes

Contributions from readers.

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

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
Something for you, Teddy -- happy birthday!
Genre
humor; children; domestic

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

Elmer / 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
How's the patient this morning, Mrs. Tuggle?
Genre
humor; children; domestic

Sharpening Pencils (Table of Contents: 12)

Family Portraits / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
J. Norman Lynd (credited) (signed as J. Norman Lynd)
Pencils
J. Norman Lynd (credited) (signed as J. Norman Lynd)
Inks
J. Norman Lynd (credited) (signed as J. Norman Lynd)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; domestic

Indexer Notes

The centrefold.

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

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
Dagwood, wake up. Daisy's trying to tell us the alarm clock didn't go off...
Genre
humor; domestic

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

Prince Valiant / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Hal Foster (credited as Harold R. Foster) (signed as HAL FOSTER)
Pencils
Hal Foster (credited as Harold R. Foster) (signed as HAL FOSTER)
Inks
Hal Foster (credited as Harold R. Foster) (signed as HAL FOSTER)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Half-swooning in the terrible heat, horse and rider plod slowly along the shore of the dead sea.
Genre
adventure; historical

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

Tillie the Toiler / comic story / 4 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
My cousin knows a general and he says -- Shh! We must not discuss military matters...
Genre
drama; humor
Keywords
soap opera

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

Just Kids [1920s-50s] / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Mush has been given a diary for his birthday.
Genre
humor; children

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

Curley Harper / 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
Guess I can't blame Brynn for not telling me about her prospective detective assignment...
Genre
detective-mystery; adventure

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

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Oh, boy!! Will you get a load of this? Mademoiselle Tutu...
Feature Logo
Barney Google
Genre
humor

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

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I had an idear the store fixed that window up for the kiddies.
Genre
humor

Indexer Notes

Copyright 1940.
One panel is dated 12-15.

Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    The Katzenjammer Kids
  2. 1. December Again!
  3. 2. ["I must have that dispatch case at once. The Japs' big push is coming soon."]
    The Phantom
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Daffydoodles
  5. 4. ["This is the third time this week..."]
    Pete the Tramp
  6. 5. ["Two men force their way into the home of Senhor Alvarez, a Brazilian government official..."]
    Jungle Jim
  7. 6. ["What kind of trouble are you hatching, now?"]
    The Katzenjammer Kids
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Private Breger Abroad
  9. 8. ["We're apt to get surprise raids any time, Tim, but so very many new ..."]
    Tim Tyler's Luck
  10. 9. Vol. 2 -- No. 10
    The Young Reporter
  11. 10. ["Something for you, Teddy -- happy birthday!"]
    Teddy and Sitting Bull
  12. 11. ["How's the patient this morning, Mrs. Tuggle?"]
    Elmer
  13. 12. Sharpening Pencils
    Family Portraits
  14. 13. ["Dagwood, wake up. Daisy's trying to tell us the alarm clock didn't go off..."]
    Blondie
  15. 14. ["Half-swooning in the terrible heat, horse and rider plod slowly along the shore of the dead sea."]
    Prince Valiant
  16. 15. ["My cousin knows a general and he says -- Shh! We must not discuss military matters..."]
    Tillie the Toiler
  17. 16. ["Mush has been given a diary for his birthday."]
    Just Kids [1920s-50s]
  18. 17. ["Guess I can't blame Brynn for not telling me about her prospective detective assignment..."]
    Curley Harper
  19. 18. ["Oh, boy!! Will you get a load of this? Mademoiselle Tutu..."]
    Barney Google and Snuffy Smith
  20. 19. ["I had an idear the store fixed that window up for the kiddies."]
    They'll Do It Every Time
This issue was modified by, among others
  • Katie
  • Peter Croome
  • Del Gruber
  • Katy Hayhurst
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Len Wolinsky