(March 1944)

David McKay, 1937 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
60
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1944-01-28
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
Keywords
birthday cake

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

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
Byron -- we've got to get him away from that stake!
Genre
adventure; jungle; superhero
Reprints
  • From Phantom daily strips (King Features Syndicate) 1942-05-28 - 1942-05-30, 1942-06-01 - 1942-06-06, 1942-06-08 - 1942-06-13 and 1942-06-15.
    [One panel is omitted from one of the two 4-panel strips on some pages in order to fit 2 dailies on each 7-panel page.]

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

Daffydoodles / cartoon / 1 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
Putting out fireflies.
Genre
humor

Indexer Notes

Jokes from readers.

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

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
A touch of the magic wand...
Genre
humor

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

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
Jim and Kolu have reached the Bardo plantation on the Negro River near Manaos.
Genre
adventure; jungle

[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
It looks like rain!
Genre
humor; children

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

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Not too close!
Genre
humor; military

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

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
And tell 'em we've got everything under control here, chief.
Feature Logo
Tim Tyler
Genre
adventure

Vol. 2 No. 12 March, 1944 (Table of Contents: 8)

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

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

Genre
humor; non-fiction

Indexer Notes

Contributions from readers.

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

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
Teddy, I want you to go to the butcher's for me
Genre
humor; children; domestic

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

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
Miz Tuggle, ah thinks dey's mice in de pantry...
Genre
humor; children; domestic
Characters
Elmer Tuggle; Ella Tuggle; Clem Tuggle Lottie (the maid); Margie

Respect for the Opinion of Others (Table of Contents: 11)

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
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The cow did so jump over the moon!
Genre
humor; domestic

Indexer Notes

The centrefold.

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

Blondie / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
You'll have to get the plumber...
Genre
humor; domestic

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

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
Each night he sings the love ballads of the lands he has visited.
Genre
adventure; historical

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

Tillie the Toiler / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Busy as a bee, eh Tillie? Hello, Fay-oh dear...
Genre
drama; military; humor
Characters
Tillie Jones; Fay Smithers; Colonel Bunt
Keywords
soap opera

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

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

Script
A. D. Carter (credited 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
Mom -- it's 'most time to go to school and I don't want to go back.
Genre
humor; children

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

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
When Mr. Playlock, our sports page editor, sent me here to interview you...
Genre
drama; adventure

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

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
Me! Mademoiselle Tutu marry Snoffy Smith?!! Ziss is ze beeg insult!!
Feature Logo
Barney Google
Genre
humor

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

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
The high-school lecture.
Genre
humor
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    The Katzenjammer Kids
  2. 1. ["Byron -- we've got to get him away from that stake!"]
    The Phantom
  3. 2. ["Putting out fireflies."]
    Daffydoodles
  4. 3. ["A touch of the magic wand..."]
    Pete the Tramp
  5. 4. ["Jim and Kolu have reached the Bardo plantation on the Negro River near Manaos."]
    Jungle Jim
  6. 5. ["It looks like rain!"]
    The Katzenjammer Kids
  7. 6. ["Not too close!"]
    Private Breger Abroad
  8. 7. ["And tell 'em we've got everything under control here, chief."]
    Tim Tyler's Luck
  9. 8. Vol. 2 No. 12 March, 1944
    The Young Reporter
  10. 9. ["Teddy, I want you to go to the butcher's for me"]
    Teddy and Sitting Bull
  11. 10. ["Miz Tuggle, ah thinks dey's mice in de pantry..."]
    Elmer
  12. 11. Respect for the Opinion of Others
    Family Portraits
  13. 12. ["You'll have to get the plumber..."]
    Blondie
  14. 13. ["Each night he sings the love ballads of the lands he has visited."]
    Prince Valiant
  15. 14. ["Busy as a bee, eh Tillie? Hello, Fay-oh dear..."]
    Tillie the Toiler
  16. 15. ["Mom -- it's 'most time to go to school and I don't want to go back."]
    Just Kids [1920s-50s]
  17. 16. ["When Mr. Playlock, our sports page editor, sent me here to interview you..."]
    Curley Harper
  18. 17. ["Me! Mademoiselle Tutu marry Snoffy Smith?!! Ziss is ze beeg insult!!"]
    Barney Google and Snuffy Smith
  19. 18. ["The high-school lecture."]
    They'll Do It Every Time
This issue was modified by, among others
  • Peter Croome
  • Del Gruber
  • Katy Hayhurst
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Len Wolinsky