(January 1946)

Chesler / Dynamic, 1941 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
quarterly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Flying Cadet Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand
World's Greatest Comics / Harry "A" Chesler Jr.
Editing
Will Harr

Issue Notes

PUNCH COMICS, No., 16. January, 1946. Published quarterly by Flying Cadet Publishing Co., Inc., 420 DeSoto Avenue, St. Louis 7, Mo. Editorial offices, 163 West 23rd St., New York 11, N. Y. Business office, 150 Kenvil Ave., Succasunna, N. J. Single copies 10c. Yearly Subscription $1.00. [piece missing] class matter at the Post Office at St. Louis, Mo., July 12, 1944, under the act of March 3, 1879. Entire contents copyright 1945, Harry "A" Chesler, Jr., Features Syndicate, 163 West 23rd St., New York 11, N. Y. Printed in U. S. A.

Will Harr, rather than Chesler himself, was named as editor in statements of ownership from this period.

[He's in the guard house!] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Joe Beck
Inks
Otto Eppers
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor

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

Rocketman / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Al Plastino?; Tony Cataldo
Inks
Al Plastino?; Tony Cataldo
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
No holds are barred in the billion-dollar battle for post-war air routes...
Genre
superhero
Characters
Rocketman [Cal Martin]; Rocketgirl [Doris Dalton]; Mr. Shoals; Norton Bemis; Cal Martin; Doris Dalton; Barton; Senor Muerte Hernandez; Mr. Death [Senor Muerte Hernandez]
Synopsis
Someone is causing all of Norton Bemis' planes to crash, and it is up to Rocketman and Rocketgirl to figure out who is causing the problems.
Reprints

[What grim secret was hiding behind the frozen grin of the Hindu god?] (Table of Contents: 2)

Master Key / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Paul Gattuso
Inks
Paul Gattuso
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Master Key
Reprints

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

Happy Landing / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Joe Beck
Inks
Otto Eppers
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The perils and pitfalls of war in the Pacific
Genre
humor; war
Characters
Happy Landing; Lindy Lou; Uncle Joe
Synopsis
Happy comes home on furlough and spend time with his girlfriend Lindy Lou.

Indexer Notes

Happy and Lindy Lou see the war movie "40 Seconds Over Yokohama"--the dialogue includes "We're shot up bad, Eppy! Say your prayers!" (in-joke reference to inker Otto Eppers, one of many such in the Beck-Eppers collaborations of this era)

Loan Shark Bait (Table of Contents: 4)

Lou Toka / text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
crime

[Trouble isn't Johnny Jenkins' middle name] (Table of Contents: 5)

Johnny on the Spot / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Al Plastino?
Inks
Al Plastino?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
detective-mystery

Six Shooter Surprise (Table of Contents: 6)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
western-frontier

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

Punch and Cutey / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Joe Beck
Inks
Otto Eppers
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
So! you wuz gonna mop up the joint with me
Genre
humor; sports
Characters
Punch O'Malley; Cutey O'Malley; Edgar; Bombproof Bertie; Horseshoe Hogan [Mugger Spillane]; Jessica; Arthur the referee

Speedy Wheeler Saves the Day and Wins a Bike (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

Speedy Wheeler; Schwinn / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [He's in the guard house!]
  2. 1. ["No holds are barred in the billion-dollar battle for post-war air routes..."]
    Rocketman
  3. 2. [What grim secret was hiding behind the frozen grin of the Hindu god?]
    Master Key
  4. 3. ["The perils and pitfalls of war in the Pacific"]
    Happy Landing
  5. 4. Loan Shark Bait
    Lou Toka
  6. 5. [Trouble isn't Johnny Jenkins' middle name]
    Johnny on the Spot
  7. 6. Six Shooter Surprise
  8. 7. ["So! you wuz gonna mop up the joint with me"]
    Punch and Cutey
  9. 8. Speedy Wheeler Saves the Day and Wins a Bike
    Speedy Wheeler; Schwinn
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