(May 1944)

David McKay, 1937 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
David McKay Company
Editing
?

[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

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

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

Script
? [as Ace]
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hello, how's the going?
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
They reach the deep woods -- We'll have you tip-top in no time, Byron.
Genre
adventure; jungle; superhero
Reprints
  • From Phantom daily strips (King Features Syndicate) 1942-07-04, 1942-07-06 - 1942-07-11, 1942-07-13 - 1942-07-18 and 1942-07-20 - 1942-07-22.
    [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: 3)

Daffydoodles / comic story / 0.67 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Putting your brain child to bed.
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
50¢ a day isn't much for totin' this lumber, Whozie!
Genre
humor

Indexer Notes

First page is dated 1-4.

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

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
Jim has discovered that Bardo's real name is von Barden and that he is a Nazi agent.
Genre
adventure; jungle

[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
Captain! Anyone who eats the leaves of this plant will immediately lose his memory!
Genre
humor; children; jungle

[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
I tell you, Spud, I'm sure of it! This floating log...
Feature Logo
Tim Tyler
Genre
adventure

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

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; Chic Young (credited) (signed as Chic Young)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Who could that be, ringing the doorbell so early in the morning?
Genre
humor; domestic

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

Teddy and Sitting Bull / comic story / 2 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 take this shopping cart with you...
Genre
humor; children; domestic

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

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

Script
Hal Foster (signed as HAL FOSTER)
Pencils
Hal Foster (signed as HAL FOSTER)
Inks
Hal Foster (signed as HAL FOSTER)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Val suspects he has been tricked, but the rules of chivalry demand he protect this homeless lady.
Genre
adventure; historical

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

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
Mumsy took a job so a girl could join the WAC.
Genre
drama; military; humor
Keywords
soap opera

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

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
Now, Elmer, take this money and go down to the dentist...
Genre
humor; children

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

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
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Sir, is it possible for one man to bewitch another?
Genre
humor; military

Indexer Notes

Four 1-panel jokes.

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

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
Who is that man? Why, Curley, that's Tiger Draper...
Genre
adventure

Indexer Notes

The first 2 pages are dated 1-24 and 1-31.

Vol. 3 - No. 2 May 1944 (Table of Contents: 15)

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: 16)

Just Kids [1920s-50s] / comic story / 2 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
What has come over our boy, John? He just mopes around.
Genre
humor; children

[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
Lissen, Snuffy, how about puttin' on some sort of a hillbilly skit th' day of th' picnic?
Feature Logo
Barney Google
Genre
humor; military

[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
Oh, yeah? Get a load of Johnny...
Genre
humor

Indexer Notes

The 2 strips are dated 11-25 and 2-28.

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

Captain Tootsie / comics-form advertising / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    The Katzenjammer Kids
  2. 1. ["Hello, how's the going?"]
  3. 2. ["They reach the deep woods -- We'll have you tip-top in no time, Byron."]
    The Phantom
  4. 3. ["Putting your brain child to bed."]
    Daffydoodles
  5. 4. ["50¢ a day isn't much for totin' this lumber, Whozie!"]
    Pete the Tramp
  6. 5. ["Jim has discovered that Bardo's real name is von Barden and that he is a Nazi agent."]
    Jungle Jim
  7. 6. ["Captain! Anyone who eats the leaves of this plant will immediately lose his memory!"]
    The Katzenjammer Kids
  8. 7. ["I tell you, Spud, I'm sure of it! This floating log..."]
    Tim Tyler's Luck
  9. 8. ["Who could that be, ringing the doorbell so early in the morning?"]
    Blondie
  10. 9. ["Teddy, I want you to take this shopping cart with you..."]
    Teddy and Sitting Bull
  11. 10. ["Val suspects he has been tricked, but the rules of chivalry demand he protect this homeless lady."]
    Prince Valiant
  12. 11. ["Mumsy took a job so a girl could join the WAC."]
    Tillie the Toiler
  13. 12. ["Now, Elmer, take this money and go down to the dentist..."]
    Elmer
  14. 13. ["Sir, is it possible for one man to bewitch another?"]
    Private Breger Abroad
  15. 14. ["Who is that man? Why, Curley, that's Tiger Draper..."]
    Curley Harper
  16. 15. Vol. 3 - No. 2 May 1944
    The Young Reporter
  17. 16. ["What has come over our boy, John? He just mopes around."]
    Just Kids [1920s-50s]
  18. 17. ["Lissen, Snuffy, how about puttin' on some sort of a hillbilly skit th' day of th' picnic?"]
    Barney Google and Snuffy Smith
  19. 18. ["Oh, yeah? Get a load of Johnny..."]
    They'll Do It Every Time
  20. 19. [no title indexed]
    Captain Tootsie
This issue was modified by, among others
  • Katie
  • Peter Croome
  • Katy Hayhurst
  • Mike Nielsen
  • John Pannozzi
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Len Wolinsky