(July 1939)

Western, 1938 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1939-05-25
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Whitman Publishing Co., Inc.
Editing
Oscar Lebeck (editor)

Issue Notes

On sale date from the publication date found in the Catalog of Copyright Entries, Part 2, Periodicals, New Series, Volume 34, 1939, Number 3. Second class permit. Copyright number 427669. Copyright given to Whitman Publishing Co.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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Letters
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Mother wants you to exchange this for something else -- She's caught the mouse!

Indexer Notes

Cover features mousetrap exchange.

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

Hold Everything / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Clyde Lewis
Inks
Clyde Lewis
Colors
?
Letters
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
He's our new landscape gardening editor.
Genre
humor

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

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

Dan Dunn / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Norman Marsh
Pencils
Norman Marsh
Inks
Norman Marsh
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Soon as I seen this story in the papers about those...
Genre
detective-mystery

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

Red Ryder / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Fred Harman
Pencils
Fred Harman
Inks
Fred Harman
Colors
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Letters
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
I'll try to keep Devil's Hole lawabidin' Red!
Genre
western-frontier

Indexer Notes

Story title from Digital Comic Museum

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

Freckles and His Friends / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Merrill Blosser
Pencils
Merrill Blosser
Inks
Merrill Blosser
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Boys, if this is what I think it is...
Genre
humor

The Payroll Bandits (Table of Contents: 5)

Tom Mix / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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Genre
western-frontier

Bandits of Dead Man's Gulch (Table of Contents: 6)

Buck Jones / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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Genre
western-frontier

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

Major Hoople / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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Letters
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
It's fluky!
Genre
humor

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

Annibelle / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Virginia Krausmann
Pencils
Virginia Krausmann
Inks
Virginia Krausmann
Colors
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Letters
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Gee, I seem to be tired out all the time lately.
Genre
humor

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

The Stamp Corner / text article / 2 pages (report information)

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Letters
typeset

Dan Dunn Secret Operative 48 (Table of Contents: 10)

Crackajack One Page Thrillers / text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Norman Marsh (credited)
Pencils
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Inks
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Colors
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Letters
typeset

Genre
detective-mystery

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

Wash Tubbs / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Roy Crane
Pencils
Roy Crane
Inks
Roy Crane
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Anybody see us?
Genre
adventure
Characters
Wash Tubbs; Captain Easy
Reprints
  • from Wash Tubbs daily (NEA) 1938-xx-xx - 1938-xx-xx

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

Clyde Beatty / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Run, Joe! He's after you!
Genre
adventure

Movie Cutup Contest (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 2 pages (report information)

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

Myra North / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Ray Thompson
Pencils
Charles Coll
Inks
Charles Coll
Colors
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Letters
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
I-I don't know what you're talking about!
Genre
medical

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

Boots / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Abe Martin (as Edgar Everett Martin)
Pencils
Abe Martin (as Edgar Everett Martin)
Inks
Abe Martin (as Edgar Everett Martin)
Colors
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Letters
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Cora! Cora!!!!
Genre
humor

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

How To Draw Cartoon Characters / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
Hugh Harmon; Rudolf Ising
Pencils
Hugh Harmon; Rudolf Ising
Inks
Hugh Harmon; Rudolf Ising
Colors
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Letters
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Keywords
drawing; how-to

Freckles (Table of Contents: 17)

Crackajack One Page Thrillers / text story / 1 page (report information)

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Pencils
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Letters
typeset

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

Annibelle / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Virginia Krausmann (credited)
Pencils
Virginia Krausmann (credited)
Inks
Virginia Krausmann (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
This is so nice, Jack...
Genre
humor

Myra North (Table of Contents: 19)

Crackajack One Page Thrillers / text story / 1 page (report information)

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Letters
typeset

Reprints

The Piranha- Ghastly Killer (Table of Contents: 20)

Ed Tracer G-Man X32 / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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Indexer Notes

(formerly Tom Traylor)

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

Don Winslow / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Frank V. Martinek (credited)
Pencils
Leon A. Beroth
Inks
Leon A. Beroth
Colors
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Letters
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
There's the spot, Don...
Genre
adventure; military
Characters
Don Winslow
Reprints
  • from Don Winslow Sundays (Bell Syndicate) xxxx-xx-xx - xxxx-xx-xx

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

The Nebbs / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Sol Hess
Pencils
Wallace Carlson (signed as W. A. Carlson)
Inks
Wallace Carlson (signed as W. A. Carlson)
Colors
?
Letters
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Shylock with?
Genre
humor; domestic

The Benefit (Table of Contents: 23)

Talking Shop / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
J. R. Williams
Pencils
J. R. Williams
Inks
J. R. Williams
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 24)

Flapper Fanny / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Sylvia Sneidman (signed as Sylvia)
Pencils
Sylvia Sneidman (signed as Sylvia)
Inks
Sylvia Sneidman (signed as Sylvia)
Colors
?
Letters
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Yeah, you're good and sunburned...
Genre
humor

Major Hoople (Table of Contents: 25)

Crackajack One Page Thrillers / text story / 1 page (report information)

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Inks
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Colors
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Letters
typeset

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 26)

Apple Mary / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Martha Orr
Pencils
Martha Orr
Inks
Martha Orr
Colors
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Letters
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Gran'ma, what ails Peggy's mother?
Genre
drama; humor

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 27)

Speed Bolton Air Ace / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
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Pencils
Al McWilliams
Inks
Al McWilliams
Colors
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Letters
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
We've got to get out of here, Shorty
Genre
aviation
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Mother wants you to exchange this for something else -- She's caught the mouse!"]
  2. 1. ["He's our new landscape gardening editor."]
    Hold Everything
  3. 2. ["Soon as I seen this story in the papers about those..."]
    Dan Dunn
  4. 3. ["I'll try to keep Devil's Hole lawabidin' Red!"]
    Red Ryder
  5. 4. ["Boys, if this is what I think it is..."]
    Freckles and His Friends
  6. 5. The Payroll Bandits
    Tom Mix
  7. 6. Bandits of Dead Man's Gulch
    Buck Jones
  8. 7. ["It's fluky!"]
    Major Hoople
  9. 8. ["Gee, I seem to be tired out all the time lately."]
    Annibelle
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    The Stamp Corner
  11. 10. Dan Dunn Secret Operative 48
    Crackajack One Page Thrillers
  12. 11. ["Anybody see us?"]
    Wash Tubbs
  13. 12. ["Run, Joe! He's after you!"]
    Clyde Beatty
  14. 13. Movie Cutup Contest
  15. 14. ["I-I don't know what you're talking about!"]
    Myra North
  16. 15. ["Cora! Cora!!!!"]
    Boots
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    How To Draw Cartoon Characters
  18. 17. Freckles
    Crackajack One Page Thrillers
  19. 18. ["This is so nice, Jack..."]
    Annibelle
  20. 19. Myra North
    Crackajack One Page Thrillers
  21. 20. The Piranha- Ghastly Killer
    Ed Tracer G-Man X32
  22. 21. ["There's the spot, Don..."]
    Don Winslow
  23. 22. ["Shylock with?"]
    The Nebbs
  24. 23. The Benefit
    Talking Shop
  25. 24. ["Yeah, you're good and sunburned..."]
    Flapper Fanny
  26. 25. Major Hoople
    Crackajack One Page Thrillers
  27. 26. ["Gran'ma, what ails Peggy's mother?"]
    Apple Mary
  28. 27. ["We've got to get out of here, Shorty"]
    Speed Bolton Air Ace
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