Art identification by Craig Delich. Art is consistent with Del Bourgo’s signed art from Mask Comics #2 (April 1945), including his big-mouthed expressions showing teeth and how he draws the “S” inside the ears.
Artist revision from Arnold Hicks ? to Stoner per Ken Quattro's article in Alter Ego #118 (July 2013), added by Craig Delich 2013-7-21. The letters “E” and “S” are also placed on opposite sides of the last panel.